27.6 C
Manila
Friday, July 10, 2020
 

Associated Press

SKorea asks senior US envoy to try to revive NKorea talks

SEOUL, South Korea: South Korea on Thursday asked a visiting senior United States envoy to try to revive stalled nuclear diplomacy with North Korea,...

Tokyo sees most new virus infections since April

TOKYO: The Japanese capital has confirmed more than 220 new coronavirus infections, exceeding its previous record. The number reported Thursday exceeds 206 daily cases recorded...

‘Glee’ actress Naya Rivera missing in Southern California lake

LOS ANGLES: Authorities say former “Glee” star Naya Rivera is missing and being searched for at a Southern California lake. The Ventura County Sheriff’s Department...

The latest on Jim Carrey, Bob Marley and Lady A

With a satirical fictional memoir, Jim Carrey gets real NEW YORK: Jim Carrey and Dana Vachon’s book — a satirical "anti-memoir" about Carrey — was...

US mass layoffs ease

WASHINGTON, D. C.: The job market took a big step toward healing in May, though plenty of damage remains, as a record level of...

WS follows solid stock market rally

NEW YORK: Wall Street’s recent string of big gains came to an abrupt stop Tuesday as stocks closed broadly lower following a pullback in...

Wizards’ Beal, Nets’ Dinwiddie to miss rest of NBA season

WASHINGTON: Wizards leading scorer Bradley Beal and Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie won't take part in the restart of the NBA season, two significant absences...

Kansas City’s Keller, O’Hearn test positive

The Kansas City Royals say right-hander Brad Keller and first baseman Ryan O'Hearn have tested positive for Covid-19. The 24-year-old Keller is in his third...

Houston athletics cutting operating budget

The University of Houston athletics department announced several budget cuts on Tuesday due to the coronavirus pandemic. The school will cut 18 jobs administrative and...

HK grapples with future, may become new Tibet

HONG KONG: This island’s leader, Carrie Lam, offered scant reassurance over a new national security law that critics say undermines liberties and legal protections...

Caloocan village under lockdown for 6 days, Navotas street for 13 days due to rising Covid-19 cases

A barangay in Caloocan City will be placed under lockdown for six days starting on July 12 while a street and its surrounding areas...

Kapamilya stars join ABS-CBN rally outside Batasang Pambansa

TOP Kapamilya stars went to the Batasang Pambansa Complex in Quezon City on Friday to call on Congress to vote "yes" on the ABS-CBN...

PNPA cadet dies of heat stroke

A cadet of the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) died of heat stroke, the PNP reported. The victim was Fourth Class Kenneth Ross Alvarado who...

Palace: Govt adopts stricter screening, surveillance in ports amid pandemic

THE government adopted stricter screening and surveillance activities in the country’s ports of entry to help curb the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19),...

Fire hits Sto Nino Church in Manila

FIRE hit the Sto. Nino de Pandacan Parish in Manila on Friday. The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) raised a third alarm at 1:19 p.m. No...