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Fognini reaches final after US Open disqualification

SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia -- Fiery Italian Fabio Fognini beat top seed Roberto Bautista Agut on Saturday to reach the final at St Petersburg in...

Pee’d off: Dutch women test urinals in public loo protest

THE Hague, Netherlands -- Fed up with the shortage of public toilets for women? Dutch women took the matter to the streets Saturday in...

Hold departure order out vs 4 more frat men

MANILA -- The Department of Justice on Friday said four more persons have been placed under the Immigration Lookout Bulletin Order (ILBO), bringing the...

Contemporary African art conquering the continent

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -- Contemporary African art has long been beloved by collectors in Europe and North America. But now, such works are enjoying a...

Big Western brands polluting oceans with cheap plastic in PH: report

WESTERN consumer giants are polluting oceans by selling products packaged in cheap, disposable plastic to Filipinos, Greenpeace has claimed -- naming Nestle, Unilever and...

North Korea triggers 2018 Winter Olympics security scare

PARIS, France -- Austria and Germany joined France on Friday in raising the spectre of staying away from the 2018 Winter Olympics in South...

Google looking to help news outlets win subscribers

GOOGLE is seeking ways to help publishers win paying subscribers for news stories, a person close to the matter told AFP. To this end, the US...

US preparing for Winter Olympics as normal, USOC chief

LOS ANGELES, United States -- The United States Olympic Committee said it has faith in the organizers of the 2018 South Korea Winter Olympics...

‘Lady Beast’ fights for girl gamers in Japan

IN HER online world, she is "Lady Beast", deftly operating her green monster Blanka in dizzying hand-to-hand streetfighting combat on the global professional gaming circuit. In...

Tennis: Federer thanks lucky stars for Nadal fightback

LONDON, United Kingdom -- Roger Federer has admitted his year would have been "very different" had he not battled back from a 1-3 fifth-set...