Nelson Mandela’s death: Live Report (via AFP) 2356 GMT: From the sporting world, football great Pele tweeted, “(Mandela) was a hero to me. He was a friend a
Britain will send a ship and transporter plane to the Philippines to help relief operations following Super Typhoon Haiyan, Prime Minister David Cameron announced on Monday.
The UN warned it expected “the worst” in the typhoon disaster that devastated the Philippines, saying one town alone may have more than 10,000 dead, adding even more urgency to rescue operations underway Tuesday.
More than 100 bodies were lying in the streets of a Philippine city smashed by Super Typhoon Haiyan, authorities said Saturday, as soldiers raced to reach many other devastated communities.
One of the most intense typhoons on record whipped the Philippines Friday, killing at least three people and terrifying millions as monster winds tore apart homes.
At least 20 people were killed on Tuesday when a major 7.1 magnitude earthquake tore down buildings across three islands that are among the Philippines’ most popular tourist attractions, authorities said.
Megan Young BBC Interview: The Philippines — where beauty contests are a serious affair — celebrated on Sunday its first victory in the Miss World contest
Local government units and institutions announced suspension of classes for Monday, September 23, 2013, due to southwest mosoon enhanced by Typhoon Usagi.
A 5.3-magnitude earthquake has hit the Japanese prefecture that is home to the nuclear power plant crippled in the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami. The U …
Crocodile under bed: Guy Whittall was unaware that an 8-foot crocodile was in his hotel room in Zimbabwe.
Rihanna, is bringing her Diamonds World Tour to Manila, Mall Of Asia Arena on Thursday September 19, 2013 at 8:00PM. Music lovers in the Philippines have the opportunity to see the Barbados-born diva perform some of her chart-topping hits including “Diamonds.”
iOS 7 Review: The changes to Apple’s iOS software became apparent as I drove to the headquarters of the company’s rival, Google. As I navigated using Apple’s mapping app, I noticed one of my favorite attributes was missing: the directions for each next turn presented in green boxes that resemble highway signs.
Timelapse video shows, from beginning to end, the parbuckling project to right the Costa Concordia, illustrating the impressive operation. Am upbeat spirit of international teamwork was on full display off the Italian island of Giglio early this morning after the successful raising of the Costa Concordia, the giant cruise ship that rammed into a nearby reef last January and collapsed onto its side.
To think, some people probably thought Miley Cyrus was on the verge of a breakdo…Celebrities can’t stop talking about Miley Cyrus. Sir Elton John is the la…
Britney Spears Releases ‘Work Bitch’ A Day Early!/Britney Spears Interview 2013 on Las Vegas Show at Planet Hollywood
+ While Britney Spears‘ “Work Bitch” was originally slated to premiere tonight, an unmastered version of the track made its way onto the Internet Sunday morning. In response, Brit surprised the world/ gave us a heart attack by releasing the song a day early! Take a listen. (MTV News)
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The United States is set seize control of a midtown Manhattan skyscraper prosecutors claim is secretly owned by Iran, the justice department said, though the ruling is to be appealed.