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August 16, 2018 Visayas Weather Forecast

REGIONAL WEATHER FORECAST Forecast Areas: Visayas, Palawan, Occidental Mindoro Issued at: 6:00 AM, 16 August 2018 Valid Beginning: 6:00 AM today until 6:00 AM tomorrow SYNOPSIS: Southwest Monsoon affecting the western section of Luzon. Meanwhile, at 3:00 AM today, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 1,965 km East […].....»»

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LIST: Class suspensions today

LIST: Class suspensions today.....»»

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Federalism, West Philippine Sea, Donald Trump | Midday wRap

Today on Rappler: Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez warns lawmakers foreign investors would flee if they are not given a clearer picture of how the economy and its features would look like under a federal system of government. Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano denies he said the Philippines should set aside ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: News21 hr. 19 min. ago Related News

LOOK: Iya Villania works out while waiting for contractions

Fitness enthusiast and actress Iya Villania is currently on her 38th week (about 8.7 months) of pregnancy. While waiting for her contractions to start, the TV celebrity chose to spend her time working out. "Week 38, Day 2. Had an ultrasound today and came from the OB to check on things and everything seems to be good. Head down, no cord coil and good heartbeat. Thank you, Lord!" wrote Villania in one of her Instagram Stories she shared last Tuesday, Aug. 14. She and her husband, Drew Arellano, were just waiting for their second child, Leon's, delivery. "My placenta is Grade III, indicating [its] maturity and the maturity of Leon's lungs meaning he's good to go and that we're simply j...Keep on reading: LOOK: Iya Villania works out while waiting for contractions.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: 22 hr. 6 min. ago Related News

Missouri woman job applicant rejected for having ‘suggestive ghetto name’

A Missouri woman was rejected for the position she applied for in a job advertisement posted on Indeed.com, because the company allegedly does not consider applicants with "suggestive ghetto" names. "I have a public service announcement. I am very upset because today I received an email about this job that I applied for as a customer service representative at Mantality Health," wrote Hermeisha Robinson on a post she shared via Facebook last Monday, Aug. 13. She uploaded a screengrab of an email from the company she applied for, stating: "Thank you for your interest in careers at Mantality Health. Unfortunately we do not consider candidates that have suggestive 'ghetto' names. We wish...Keep on reading: Missouri woman job applicant rejected for having ‘suggestive ghetto name’.....»»

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U.S. Army Special Forces Soldier killed in combat

FORT BRAGG, N.C., -- Sgt. 1st Class Reymund R. Transfiguracion, 36, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, died August 12, 2018 from wounds sustained as a result of an Improvised Explosive Device attack in Helmand P.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsAug 16th, 2018Related News

U.S. Army Special Forces Soldier killed in combat

FORT BRAGG, N.C., -- Sgt. 1st Class Reymund R. Transfiguracion, 36, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, died August 12, 2018 from wounds sustained as a result of an Improvised Explosive Device attack in Helmand P.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsAug 16th, 2018Related News

U.S. Army Special Forces Soldier killed in combat

FORT BRAGG, N.C., — Sgt. 1st Class Reymund R. Transfiguracion, 36, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, died August 12, 2018 from wounds sustained as a result of an Improvised Explosive Device attack in Helmand P Source link link: U.S. Army Special Forces Soldier killed in combat.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Aug 16th, 2018Related News

Manila Bulletin Headline for Today (08/16/2018) Duterte appeals to China B…

Manila Bulletin Headline for Today (08/16/2018) Duterte appeals to China B….....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Aug 16th, 2018Related News

U.S. Army Special Forces Soldier killed in combat

FORT BRAGG, N.C., — Sgt. 1st Class Reymund R. Transfiguracion, 36, of Waikoloa, Hawaii, died August 12, 2018 from wounds sustained as a result of an Improvised Explosive Device attack in Helmand P Source link link: U.S. Army Special Forces Soldier killed in combat.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Aug 16th, 2018Related News

NCAA Season 94: Lions in duel with Stags

Games Today (The Arena, San Juan City) 10 a.m. – Mapua vs Perpetual (Jrs) 12 noon – SSCR vs San Beda (Jrs) 2 p.m. – Mapua vs Perpetual (Srs) 4 p.m. – SSCR vs San Beda (Srs) #NCAASeason94 NCAA Season 94: Lions in duel with Stags By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA Games Today (The Arena, San Juan… link: NCAA Season 94: Lions in duel with Stags.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Aug 16th, 2018Related News

Distressed

The nation’s capital used to be a proud and graceful city. Today Manila is a city in serious distress......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsAug 16th, 2018Related News

NBA 2K League announces four new teams for 2018 season

NBA 2K League press release NEW YORK – The NBA 2K League announced today that affiliates of four National Basketball Association (NBA) teams – the Atlanta Hawks, Brooklyn Nets, Los Angeles Lakers and Minnesota Timberwolves – will join the league for its second season, bringing the total number of NBA 2K League teams from 17 to 21. “Welcoming these four world-class organizations and their passionate fanbases to the NBA 2K League is an exciting moment not only for the league, but for the entire 2K community,” said NBA 2K League Managing Director Brendan Donohue. “From their innovative spirit to their global reach, we know each of these teams will be a tremendous addition, and we are thrilled that this growth offers the opportunity for new players, coaches and support staff to join the league.” The league’s inaugural season tipped off in May 2018 and features the best 102 NBA 2K players in the world competing on 17 teams. The 17-week season includes weekly matchups, three in-season tournaments and will culminate with the NBA 2K League Playoffs, which begin this Friday, Aug. 17 at 6 pm ET (Saturday, August 18, PHL time). The first NBA 2K League Finals will be held on Saturday, Aug. 25 at 4 pm ET (Sunday, August 26, PHL time). All competition is streamed live on Twitch and takes place from the NBA 2K League Studio Powered by Intel in New York City. The original 17 NBA 2K League teams are 76ers GC, Blazer5 Gaming, Bucks Gaming, Celtics Crossover Gaming, Cavs Legion GC, Grizz Gaming, Heat Check Gaming, Jazz Gaming, Kings Guard Gaming, Knicks Gaming, Magic Gaming, Mavs Gaming, Pacers Gaming, Pistons GT, Raptors Uprising GC, Warriors Gaming Squad, and Wizards District Gaming. For more information about the NBA 2K League, visit NBA2KLeague.com and follow @NBA2KLeague on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsAug 15th, 2018Related News

Senators seek suspension of MMDA’s driver-only ban

The Senate approved yesterday a resolution calling on the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to immediately suspend the implementation of the ban on driver-only vehicles during rush hours along EDSA......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsAug 15th, 2018Related News

Lions target No. 6

San Beda tries to keep fellow unbeaten Lyceum within sight as it guns for a sixth straight win against San Sebastian today even as Perpetual Help shoots for solo third spot against Mapua in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament at the Filoil Flying Center in San Juan......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsAug 15th, 2018Related News

Scratchers, Revellers duel for pivotal lead

Finally unmasking Che’Lu Bar and Grill the last time out, Go for Gold hopes to keep the momentum of its Game Two win as the Scratchers and the Revellers dispute the lead in the PBA D-League Foundation Cup Finals at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig today......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsAug 15th, 2018Related News

Pinoy kids stamp class in 2018 World Mathematics Invitational

This is a press release from the Asian Math Sci League, Inc. SEOUL, South Korea – Koreans witnessed Pinoy Power up close when 111 Filipino students brought home 21 gold medals, 41 silvers, 35 bronzes and 14 merit awards during the 2018 World Mathematics Invitational (WMI). The competition was held in ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsAug 15th, 2018Related News

'WalangPasok: Class suspensions, Thursday, August 16

What's the weather like in your area? Report the situation through Rappler's  Agos  or tweet us at  @rapplerdotcom . Please refresh this page for updates. MANILA, Philippines – Here is a list of areas where classes have been suspended for Thursday, August 16, as some areas are still dealing with the effects ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsAug 15th, 2018Related News

Duterte on his successor, MMDA driver-only car ban, Jordan Clarkson | Evening wRap

Today on Rappler: President Rodrigo Duterte says he will step down if a leader ‘like’ Senator Chiz Escudero or former senator Bongbong Marcos could assume the presidency. Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno says Congress has the prerogative to reject a cash-based budgeting system but this will not stop the Budget Department from implementing it. Senate leaders ‘strongly urge’ the MMDA ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsAug 15th, 2018Related News

French heavyweight Yoka sees doping ban upheld

French heavyweight boxer Tony Yoka's appeal against a one-year ban for doping violations was rejected on Tuesday, denting his hopes of winning a world title. The 26-year-old followed in the footsteps of British star Anthony Joshua by winning the Olympic super-heavyweight title two years ago in Rio de Janeiro. But he was handed a 12-month suspension last month by the French anti-doping agency for failing three times to provide necessary information on his whereabouts for out-of-competition drugs tests. Yoka appealed the case to the French Council of State, but the ban was upheld on Tuesday. "The casualness of the behaviour of Mr Yoka, who as an experienced sportsman is particularly ...Keep on reading: French heavyweight Yoka sees doping ban upheld.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Aug 15th, 2018Related News