Members of the New People’s Army (NPA) detonated bombs in a pre-dawn ambush of soldiers marching through a mountainous area of central Samar island, triggering a four-hour firefight.
The sentences were carried out in Riyadh, the Muslim holy cities of Mecca and Medina, central Qassim province and Eastern Province, home to the country’s Shiite minority.
A big fourth quarter run allowed the Davao Occidental Tigers to keep their season alive and salvaged a 77-66 triumph over the San Juan Knights in Game 4 of the best-of-five finals series late Monday night at the Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan. #MPBL
Alvin Pasaol started off hot with his 10 first quarter points to guide his side to a 31-11 advantage, before once again imposing his might late, dropping eight of the Knights’ last 11 points. He registered 28 points, seven rebounds, and three assists in the win. #PBADL
Netflix has announced the upcoming release of a new series starring Renee Zellweger. “What/If,” created by Mike Kelly (“Revenge”), is scheduled to launch on the streaming platform on May 24, 2019, with 10 episodes.
“It’s biting cold,” sighed Team Manager Ednalyn Hualda on Monday during the License Check and Team Managers Meeting at the Pyramida Hotel in Chorvoq.
“I want a boat prepared. I’ll give a warning to Canada maybe next week that they better pull that thing out, or I will set sail for Canada and dump their garbage back there,” he said.
Buried in a 0-2 hole past the one hour mark, Ceres-Negros suddenly poured in three goals in the final 20 minutes and change to complete the mighty comeback and silence Persija in front of a loaded home crowd. #AFCCup
Samsung said it decided to put off this week’s planned release of the Fold after some reviews “showed us how the device needs further improvements.” #Samsung
Merwin Tan ended the country’s seven-year gold medal drought in the 20th Asian Youth Tenpin Bowling Championships over the weekend by topping the boys’ singles event at the Megalanes Sarawak, Batu Kawa, Kuching City in Malaysia.