FOSHAN, China — Gilas Pilipinas may have kissed goodbye its chances of making the second round of the FIBA World Cup after being handed a massive 108-62 defeat at the hands of well-efficient Italy Saturday night at the Foshan International Sports and Cultural Center here.
BFOSHAN, China — Serbia showed why it is billed to topple the United States as champions of the FIBA World Cup after rolling past Angola, 105-92, Saturday at the Foshan International Sports and Cultural Center here.
Manila Water Company, Inc. (MWC) has signed a EUR250-million (P14 billion), 7-year term loan facility with Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited and Bank of China Limited, Manila Branch.
The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said that it retained its ISO 9001:2015 Certification after it successfully hurdled the first Surveillance Audit earlier this month.
By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA PUERTO PRINCESA, Palawan—Baguio City banked on combat sports to retain the overall crown in the weeklong 2019 Batang Pinoy National Championships here.
BaliPure stayed afloat despite its erratic plays as it bested Chef’s Classics, 25-22, 20-25, 27-25, 25-22, on Saturday.
By Agence France-Presse Australia was Saturday sweating on the fitness of Andrew Bogut a day out from their basketball World Cup opener after the star center hurt his ankle.
Far Eastern University took advantage of Arellano University’s errant plays to post a 25-13, 22-25, 25-22, 25-20 triumph on Saturday in the Premier Volleyball League Collegiate Conference at The Arena in San Juan City.
VENICE, Italy (AP) — Documentary filmmaker Lauren Greenfield started interviewing former Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos four years ago thinking that it might be a redemption story for the then 85-year-old. What she found is that Marcos was not only standing by the controversial history of her family but defending it as well.
(Reuters) – Actress Valerie Harper, who won four Emmy awards playing budding feminist Rhoda Morgenstern on the classic 1970s TV series “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” and her own spinoff sitcom, died on Friday at the age of 80.
To lessen flooding in certain areas of Malabon City, a spillway will be built at the Panghulo Pumping Station which will drain floodwater to the Pinagkabalian River.
Strongly fancied Serbia made a ruthless start to their Basketball World Cup title bid, thrashing Angola 105-59 in the opening match of the tournament in China on Saturday.
Eric Gordon and the Rockets agreed on a three-year extension, which begins with the 2020-21 season, according to the person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because neither side has publicly announced the agreement.
(Reuters) – U.S. singer-songwriter Taylor Swift’s album “Lover” broke a new record for an international artist in China on Friday as it surpassed one million combined total streams, downloads and sales within a week of its release.
(Reuters) – Some “Star Wars” fans who have waited decades to see the Millennium Falcon, blue milk and other artifacts of the long ago, far, far away, universe up close will have to wait just a little longer, thanks to Hurricane Dorian.
FOSHAN, China — The odds may be insurmountable but Mark Barroca is relishing on the second chance of fulfilling the Olympic dream as Gilas Pilipinas began its FIBA World Cup campaign Saturday in this city.
CAPAS, Tarlac—Filipino-American swimmer James Deiparine is on a mission to make waves in the 30th Southeast Asian Games.
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The Dutch port city of Rotterdam will host the 65th Eurovision Song Contest next year, organizers said on Friday, after it triumphed over its only other rival, the southern town of Maastricht.
BOSTON (AP) — A hearing has been held in the indecent assault and battery case against celebrity chef Mario Batali.
By JONAS TERRADO FOSHAN, China — Coach Yeng Guiao expects Gilas Pilipinas to endure plenty of struggles in its quest to upset Italy Saturday night in their crucial Group D opener in the FIBA World Cup here.