net neutrality

Here's who'll benefit — and who might not — if net neutrality is repealed as ...

A small group supporting net neutrality protests a plan by Federal Communications Commission head Ajit Pai on Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS / AFP/Getty Images). By Samantha Masunaga and Jim PuzzangheraContact Reporters ...


Soldier at Ft. Wainwright convicted of child pornography charges

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (KTUU) - An investigation dating back to 2014 concluded with a guilty finding for a former Fort Wainwright soldier for distributing and transporting child pornography. The investigation began with a Craigslist ad, posted by Kaleb ...

Nursing Board Exam Result 2017

PRC results: Nurse licensure examination November 2017

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 5,875 out of 12,869 passed the Nurse Licensure Examination given by the Board of Nursing in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Pagadian ...

Star Wars The Last Jedi

Oscars: 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Takes Aim Below the Line

In some sense, it seems silly to continue weighing the awards prospects for Lucasfilm's ongoing “Star Wars” franchise each year. With “The Force Awakens,” “Rogue One,” and now “The Last Jedi,” it's become clear, both in how these extravaganzas are ...

Geminid meteor shower

Geminid meteor shower predicted to be most dazzling ever thanks to absent moon

Geminid meteor shower predicted to be most dazzling ever thanks to absent moon. Lack of interfering moonlight means the meteors will appear to shine brighter than ever, with as many as 90 per hour predicted. 23:01, UK, Wednesday 13 December 2017. The ...

Kawhi Leonard

Kawhi Leonard Has Returned, and Things Aren't So Cold and Desperate Anymore

Two hundred and fifty years ago, the San Antonio Spurs were playing a game of basketball against the Golden State Warriors, and, FYI, Golden State is not an actual place you can find on a map, I just thought you should know. And during the game, a hero ...


10 areas under signal no. 1 due to Urduja

MANILA, Philippines – More areas were placed under signal number 1 before dawn on Thursday, December 14, as Tropical Depression Urduja approached the Eastern Samar-Northern Samar area. In a bulletin issued 5 am on Thursday, state weather bureau PAGASA ...

John Cena

WWE News: John Cena confirms he's done with WWE full time

As John Cena completes his press rounds for the movie Ferdinand, in which he provides the voice for the lead character, it really seems like we're witnessing the winding down of the career of the biggest wrestler of the last decade. He spoke about it ...

Cavaliers Vs Hawks

Five Keys: Cavaliers vs. Hawks

After having their 13-game win streak snapped on Friday night in Indiana, the Wine & Gold bounced right back the following night – pulling away from a scrappy Sixers squad on Saturday at The Q. The Cavaliers' four-game homestand rolls on when they ...

Los Angeles Lakers

Reports: Los Angeles Lakers ask LaVar Ball to tone down public criticism of ...

The Los Angeles Lakers' front office and LaVar Ball -- the father of rookie point guard Lonzo Ball -- recently had a meeting in which LaVar Ball was asked to tone down his public criticism of coach Luke Walton. The news, which was reported by both the ...

Roy Moore

Has Roy Moore Doomed Donald Trump?

The Doug Jones signs remain on the well-manicured lawns of Montgomery, Alabama, and the winning side is savoring the moment. I asked a resident of Carriage Hills, a quiet, largely African-American neighborhood in the southeastern part of the city ...


What Is Litecoin, and Why Is It Beating Bitcoin This Year?

With digital currency Bitcoin taking the spotlight in 2017, it's hard to remember the other cryptocurrencies that have been growing in its shadow. An increasingly-prominent example: Litecoin. The fourth largest digital currency by market capitalization ...

Gerald Sibayan

Aiai delas Alas and Gerald Sibayan tie the knot

The Comedy Queen of the Philippines Aiai Delas Alas, 53, tied the knot with Gerald Sibayan, 23, yesterday morning at the Christ the King Parish in Greenmeadows, Quezon City. Delas Alas wore a gown by Frederick Peralta, a gift from close friend, Marian ...

Wu Yongning

A Chinese 'Rooftopper' Has Fallen to His Death While Scaling a Skyscraper

A Chinese climber famous for scaling skyscrapers without any safety equipment has died after falling from a 62-story building in the city of Changsha, according to his girlfriend. The 26-year-old daredevil, Wu Yongning, fell more than a month ago on ...

Keaton Jones

Keaton Jones: Mother of bullied boy who went viral accused of racism after ...

The mother of a boy who went viral for a tearful video about his middle-school bullies has been accused of racist behaviour. Keaton Jones reached viral status this month for a moving video in which he tears up and declares: "People that are different ...

The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead: Chandler Riggs' dad rips AMC and showrunner over that ...

[SPOILER ALERT: Read only if you have already watched The Walking Dead midseason finale, “How It's Gotta Be.”] The Walking Dead's latest shocking twist didn't just leave fans wondering, “WTF,” but also the father of star Chandler Riggs. Sunday's ...

New York

New study shows New York is among the healthiest states

According to the United Health Foundation, New York is the 10th healthiest state, just behind Washington and ahead of Rhode Island. Massachusetts, Hawaii, Vermont, Utah and Connecticut took the top five spots while Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas ...

Our Lady of Guadalupe

Thousands gather in LA to honor Our Lady of Guadalupe

... Diego as an indigenous woman speaking in the native language Nahuatl. She asked Juan Diego to appeal to the bishop to build a church on the site of the apparition, as a place where the compassion of Christ could be proclaimed. After the bishop ...

Heart Shaker

TWICE teaches fans how to cheer for their latest track 'Heart Shaker'

TWICE gathered together to teach fans how to officially cheer for their latest track "Heart Shaker". Dressed in matching white shirts and denim jeans, the members emitted a joyful vibe holding unto their light sticks just as ONCE would at a concert ...

Warriors Vs Trail Blazers

One moment in win over Trail Blazers epitomizes Jordan Bell

In this instance it's a third-quarter chase-down block of a layup by Blazers star Damian Lillard, the trailer on a two-on-one fast break. Bell, who concedes that his bad-pass turnover triggered the Portland break, immediately remembers a sequence last ...