Niagara jump survivor dies after repeat stunt

06/17/2017

A man who occupied a fleeting spotlight after surviving a plunge over Niagara Falls without protection in 2003 has died after he went over again, this time during an apparent stunt with an inflatable ball, park police…

US Navy destroyer collides with PH ship

06/17/2017

Seven crew members were reported missing while two others were injured TOKYO — Seven crew on a US destroyer were missing and their commander injured Saturday after their Navy destroyer collided with a Philippine-flagged container ship off…

No sweep as Cavs outlast Warriors in Game 4

06/10/2017

The defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers avoided a sweep by defeating the Golden State Warriors, 137-116, in Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Saturday (Philippine time) at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. Kyrie Irving scored 40…

Warriors up 3-0

06/08/2017

The Golden State Warriors banked on an 11-0 run in the final three minutes to score a 118-113 win against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the NBA Finals in Cleveland. Kevin Durant scored nine in…

Warriors up at halftime

06/08/2017

The Golden State Warriors lead 67-61 against the Cleveland Cavaliers at halftime of Game 3 of the NBA Finals in Cleveland. Klay Thompson leads the Warriors with 21 points so far while LeBron James tops Cleveland with…

Warriors rout Cavs anew for 2-0 lead

06/05/2017

OAKLAND, California — Stephen Curry had a triple double with 33 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists, Kevin Durant scored 33 and the Golden State Warriors took a 2-0 lead in the NBA Finals with a 132-113…

Warriors make NBA Finals with sweep of short-handed Spurs

05/23/2017

SAN ANTONIO–Stephen Curry scored 36 points and the Golden State Warriors closed out the Western Conference Final against the injury-ravaged San Antonio Spurs with a 129-115 victory Monday night (Tuesday morning PH time), becoming the first team…

CIA forms special unit on North Korea threat

05/11/2017

WASHINGTON — The US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) said Wednesday it had formed a special unit dedicated to assessing North Korea’s nuclear weapons threat. The CIA created its first single country-focused mission center, pulling together resources from…

Balanced scoring helps Houston down Oklahoma in game 4

04/24/2017

Five players scored in twin digits as Houston defeated Oklahoma, 113-109, in Game 4 of their Western Conference first round playoff series Monday morning. Rockets center Nenê had 28 to help the team take a 3-1 lead…

Clippers bounce back

04/19/2017

LOS ANGELES –Blake Griffin led a smash-mouth revival of Lob City with 24 points, DeAndre Jordan had a double-double and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Utah Jazz 99-91 on Tuesday night (Wednesday morning Philippine time) to…