RIP Jake Phelps

There will never be anyone like Jake Phelps. He loved skateboarding more than anyone I’ve ever met. He dedicated his life to it. Though I would sometimes cross the street to avoid him, I can remember so much of what he said to me. A lot of calls I got from him, from a phone […]

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‘White men are considered everyone’: Ocasio-Cortez calls out poll stories bias

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez criticized media coverage of her latest polling results on Saturday, noting her net favorability among all women and all non-white Americans, even as some commenters suggested that “Americans” now viewed her negatively. “So older, conservative white men are considered ‘everyone’ and everyone else is discounted as an exception,” the progressive New York congresswoman […]

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‘Absolute garbage’ officials shredded

March Madness is a time for crazy upsets and cinderella teams to pull off extraordinary feats, but this was something else. With the famed NCAA tournament just around the corner, Auburn and Florida battled it out in a game that went right down to the wire. But in scenes that have left many basketball fans […]

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Live: Faces of the victims; PM’s office given gunman’s manifesto before massacre

KEY POINTS:• 36 mins of terror: Police confirm sole gunman responsible for both mosque shootings• PM Ardern says gunman ‘absolutely’ intended to continue his attack• Australian-born Dunedin resident Brenton Harrison Tarrant appeared in court yesterday• 49 are confirmed dead, victims range from 2 to older than 60• 12 people last night remained in critical care […]

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Trump Issues First Veto To Protect His ‘National Emergency’ Over Border Wall

US Donald Trump issued the first veto of his presidency on Friday, blocking Congress’ attempt to end the “national emergency” he had declared after lawmakers refused to fund the border wall he had originally promised Mexico would pay for. Trump had previously said the emergency declaration is a good issue for his re-election campaign. He […]

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Boeing promised 737 MAX software update last year

Weeks after a deadly crash involving a Boeing plane last October, company officials met separately with the pilot unions at Southwest Airlines and American Airlines. The officials said they planned to update the software for their 737 Max jets, the plane involved in the disaster, by around the end of 2018. The planned fix was […]

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Hereâs why Salman Khan is all praise for Ranveer Singh

Riding high on the success of his latest release, Gully Boy, Ranveer Singh is everyone’s favourite in Bollywood currently. With films like Padmaavat, Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela, Bajirao Mastani, Simmba and more to his credit, Singh continues to be B-town’s best bet today. Other than his beyond brilliant acting skills, the actor also gains attention […]

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Love each other: New Zealand teenager responds to Christchurch terror attacks

ROSS GIBLIN/STUFF Porirua teenager Alex Johnson says the terror attack has opened his eyes. Young New Zealanders marched for a better future on Friday but by the afternoon their world had changed for the worse. Alex Johnson, head boy at Mana College, says only love will counter hate.   I didn’t know anything until about 7pm when I […]

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Could you live in the clouds?

Skyhomes Taringa is a development that provides a unique opportunity to have a hotel, child care facility, day hospital and cafe on your doorstep. Photo: Supplied Downsizers looking for space and luxury are showing a keen interest in Skyhomes Taringa, a one-of-a-kind project in Brisbane. The nine-storey development co-developed by Evans Long and Montserrat Hospital, […]

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Ramil De Jesus admits struggling to juggle La Salle, F2 coaching duties

MANILA, Philippines—Ramil De Jesus is considered as one of the finest minds in Philippine volleyball having led De La Salle to 11 UAAP titles and F2 Logistics to three championships in the Philippine Superliga. As talented as De Jesus is, he’s still human and he admits juggling coaching duties for both the Lady Spikers and […]

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Over-analyzing the new ‘Avengers: Endgame’ trailer; the film opens April 24 in PH

It’s almost here. “Avengers: Endgame,” the most anticipated movie of the year, the culmination of 10 years of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), invades cinemas worldwide on April 26—but we in the Philippines get to watch it earlier—April 24! Thanks, Marvel! We’d gotten teasers, and “Captain Marvel” certainly set the stage after the world-changing events […]

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Lakers News: Brandon Ingram Undergoes Successful Surgery on Shoulder Blood Clot

Marcio Jose Sanchez/Associated Press The Los Angeles Lakers announced small forward Brandon Ingram had successful thoracic outlet decompression surgery on his right arm Saturday. Ingram, who was diagnosed with deep venous thrombosis (DVT March 8, will miss the rest of the 2018-19 NBA campaign but is “expected to make a full recovery” before next season. […]

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Shaiman fifty, Sultan three-for hand UAE T20I series 1-0

Sultan Ahmed pumps his fist after taking a big wicket © Peter Della Penna UAE 182 for 7 (Shaiman 62, Mustafa 45, Walsh 2-21 beat USA 158 for 6 (Taylor 49, Marshall 31, Sultan 3-33 by 24 runs Left-arm spinner Sultan Ahmed’s 3 for 33, including the prized scalp of Steven Taylor, helped UAE hold […]

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DUP denies seeking cash in return for supporting Brexit deal

The Democratic Unionist party (DUP has again denied that it is seeking financial incentives from the government in return for its support for the Brexit deal when it returns to the House of Commons next week. A spokesman for the party said: “We are in discussions with the government to ensure Northern Ireland is not […]

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Trump Jr defends Clinton over NZ remarks

Donald Trump Jr. is defending Chelsea Clinton after the former first daughter was blasted by NYU students who blamed her tweet for the New Zealand mosque attacks. It’s sickening to see people blame @ChelseaClinton for the NZ attacks because she spoke out against anti-Semitism. We should all be condemning anti-Semitism & all forms of hate. […]

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Arron Martin tells court he exaggerated when he said he ‘threw’ baby on floor

Posted March 12, 2019 20:54:18 Photo: Isabella suffered severe brain injuries while in the care of her father. (Supplied: gofundme Related Story: Six-month-old Isabella died from catastrophic injuries after father ‘threw her on the floor’ A Perth man accused of murdering his baby daughter because she would not stop crying says he was exaggerating when […]

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‘Pray for Alin’: Little girl shot in mosque terror attack

KEY POINTS:• 36 mins of terror: Police confirm sole gunman responsible for both mosque shootings• PM Ardern says gunman ‘absolutely’ intended to continue his attack• Australian-born Dunedin resident Brenton Harrison Tarrant appeared in court yesterday• 49 are confirmed dead, victims range from 2 to older than 60• 12 people last night remained in critical care […]

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Muslim leaders blame rise in Islamophobia for attacks

BRUSSELS: World leaders expressed condolences and condemnation on Friday following the deadly attacks on mosques in New Zealand, while Muslim leaders said the mass shooting was evidence of a rising tide of violent Islamophobia. In a tweet, US President Donald Trump sent “warmest sympathy and best wishes” to the people of New Zealand. He wrote […]

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Aditya Roy Kapur and Disha Patani starrer Malang starts rolling

There’s a lot of excitement among fans to watch Aditya Roy Kapur and Disha Patani for the first time in their much-awaited next Malang. Also starring Anil Kapoor and Kunal Kemmu in pivotal roles, Malang is a romantic horror film and marks Aditya and Mohit Suri’s second collaboration after their superhit film Aashiqui 2. The […]

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We must root out the racists who walk among us

CHRIS SKELTON/STUFF Oscar Kightley says it’s now more important than ever to keep watch over the extremists and nationalists and follow up the racist hurters on social media. OPINION: It feels like daily life could be cancelled through the whole of New Zealand, and people here wouldn’t mind. As if, we need the time to […]

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Amid the grind, staying healthy still top priority for Eduard Folayang

A world title is nice and all but Eduard Folayang’s most prized possession is his family especially now that he already has two daughters—two-year-old Yeshuareigns and Yahamaziach. That’s why as hard as Folayang trains and as tough as he is inside the cage, keeping himself healthy is his utmost priority. “[Having two daughters] helps me […]

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Louis Vuitton defends Michael Jackson-themed menswear show

A model walks the runway for Louis Vuitton’s 2019/2020 Fall/Winter collection. The fashion show was inspired by the late “King of Pop” Michael Jackson. Image: Facebook/Louis Vuitton PARIS — Louis Vuitton says it was unaware of new accusations that Michael Jackson sexually abused children when it paid homage to the singer at its latest menswear […]

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