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At least 30 killed in suicide blast on Pakistan polling station

At least 30 people were killed and dozens injured in a suicide bomb attack on a polling station as millions of Pakistanis voted in a nationwide election Wednesday.


Louisiana teen aims to fly around the world

A Louisiana teenager has begun his effort to become the youngest pilot to circumnavigate the globe.


DFA to Filipinos traveling to Paris: Be wary of break-ins, robberies

The Philippine embassy in France on Monday issued a travel advisory, reminding Filipinos traveling to Paris to be wary of spate of break-ins, robberies, and pickpocketing incidence in the city.


Iran jolted by moderate, light earthquakes; 150 injured

Iran was jolted by a series of moderate and light earthquakes on Sunday, including a 5.9 magnitude temblor in a mountainous western region in which officials said some 150 people were injured.


Cartoon ‘Teen Titans’ goof across DC universe

When it comes to superhero movies, there’s a perception that you’ve got to choose between DC’s gritty, dour offerings or Marvel’s winking humor. But five cartoon wannabe heroes armed with fart jokes are trying to change that.


Comic-Con fans go wild meeting first female ‘Doctor Who’

Some 6,500 Comic-Con attendees cheered on the 13th “Doctor Who” Jodie Whittaker Thursday in San Diego in her first public appearance since getting the coveted role.

Gal Gadot (AP Photo)

‘Wonder Woman,’ ‘Aquaman’ and ‘Shazam!” thrill Comic-Con

Warner Bros. brought out all the stops Saturday at Comic-Con with an army of stars, surprises and new footage from films like “Aquaman ,” ”Shazam! ” and even “Wonder Woman 1984,” which is only three and a half weeks into production. Jason Momoa, Gal Gadot, Chris Pratt, Johnny Depp and Nicole Kidman were just a few of the starry names to grace the stage of the comic book convention’s Hall H.


Pangasinan on ‘red alert’ status due to floods

The Office of the Civil Defense placed Pangasinan on ‘red alert’ on Saturday as eight towns and one city in the province are critical due to floods.

Fujifilm has just announced the XF10 Digital Camera. Sporting a 24.2MP APS-C CMOS sensor and 28mm equivalent f/2.8 lens, it aims to be an ideal everyday camera. (Photo: Business Wire)

Fujifilm Premium XF10 Latest News: Digital Camera now available at B&H

B&H Photo is now offering the Fujifilm XF10 Digital Camera. Equipped with a relatively large and high-resolution 24.2MP APS-C CMOS sensor, this premium compact will be able to deliver exceptional image quality for its size, with an expanded sensitivity range of ISO 100-51200.

Photo by Gage Skidmore

‘Walking Dead’ Season 4 Latest News: Comic-Con laments departing Rick Grimes

The world’s largest fan convention bid a poignant farewell to the star of the most successful show in cable TV history on Friday as zombies took over San Diego Comic-Con.