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Trump ‘evolving’ on climate action, pressured by Europeans

TAORMINA, Italy — Forceful face-to-face talks this week with fellow world leaders left President Donald Trump “more knowledgeable” and with “evolving” views about the global climate accord he’s threatened to abandon, a top White House official said Friday. Trump also was impressed by their arguments about how crucial U.S. leadership is in supporting international efforts. …

Duterte blasts Pangilinan’s juvenile law

During his speech for the Boy Scouts of the Philippines in Malacañang yesterday, President Duterte criticized Sen. Francis Pangilinan’s Juvenile Law saying that the law produced “people with criminal minds.” This was in reference to Republic Act No. 9344 of the Juvenile Justice and Welfare Act which Pangilinan authored. The law prescribes the age of …

Duterte: Natural family planning doesn’t work

In response to the issues of reproductive health and population, President Duterte said that natural family planning methods will not work as the urge to have sex cannot be stopped. During the anniversary of the ruling PDP-Laban party on Sunday, Duterte said that natural birth control methods go against the “grain of biology” and that …

Fuhrer’s telephone sold at an auction

A Siemens W38 model, which happened to be Adolf Hitler’s travel phone was sold at an auction for $243,000. The phone was originally black in color and later on painted crimson red. A later version was engraved with the Fuhrer’s name and the Nazi insignia. It was found by Soviet soldiers in Hitler’s bunker and …

Hitler look-a-like nabbed in Hitler’s hometown

A 25 year old man who has been calling himself as “Harald Hitler” was arrested by Austrian authorities Monday after being spotted wandering the streets of Braunau dressed as Adolf Hitler. The man was arrested in violation of a 1947 Austrian law that makes promotion of Nazi Ideology illegal. “Harald Hitler” was observed sporting Nazi …

Rubio ends White House quest after humiliating Florida loss

MIAMI – Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio dropped out of the race for president Tuesday, ending his White House bid after a humbling loss in his home state to Donald Trump. “It is not God’s plan that I be president in 2016 or maybe ever,” the Florida senator told a crowd of supporters in Miami. …

Courts haven’t faced ban against an entire religion, no legal precedent for Trump’s Muslim ban

WASHINGTON – There’s no legal or historical precedent for closing U.S. borders to the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims, but neither is there any Supreme Court case that clearly prevents a president or Congress from doing so. Legal experts are divided over how the high court would react to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s call for …

Woman tosses Apple computer that turns out to be worth $200K

MILPITAS, California — Her electronic waste is someone else’s treasure. A recycling center in the Silicon Valley is looking for a woman who dropped off an old Apple computer that turned out to be a collectible item worth $200,000. The computer was inside boxes of electronics that she had cleaned out from her garage after …

German woman, 65, gives birth to quadruplets

BERLIN — A 65-year-old teacher from Berlin has given birth to quadruplets after a pregnancy that was widely criticized by medical professionals because of her age, RTL television said Saturday. Annegret Raunigk, gave birth to a girl — Neeta — and three boys — Dries, Bence and Fjonn — by cesarean section at a Berlin hospital …

China suspends TV drama over plot of crotch grenade

BEIJING — A Chinese television drama got pulled off the air following a public outcry over a plot in which a hidden grenade is pulled from a woman’s crotch during an amorous scene. The country’s regulating agency – the State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television – also began to review the TV …

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