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$544M of hot money flows out of PH in first 5 months of 2017

$544M of hot money flows out of PH in first 5 months of 2017

News June 19, 2017 at 8:08 pm 0 comments

MANILA, Philippines – In the first 5 months of the year, a net total of $543.79 million in foreign portfolio investments flowed out of the economy, according to data by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP).

This is in stark …

Sears Woes Could Spread to Other Major Brands

Sears Woes Could Spread to Other Major Brands

Finance June 19, 2017 at 5:09 pm 0 comments

Whirlpool, Lands’ End, and Seritage Growth all might suffer collateral damage.

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Trouble grows for Sears, the iconic American retailer. After years of falling sales and losses, Sears Holdings (symbol SHLD) is warning that it’s in danger of running out …

Arsenal striker Lucas Perez: I think Wenger is staying

Arsenal striker Lucas Perez: I think Wenger is staying

News June 19, 2017 at 2:19 pm 0 comments

Arsenal forward Lucas Perez thinks Arsene Wenger will opt to remain at the Emirates Stadium beyond this season.

Wenger has come under huge pressure with his contract due to expire and the FA Cup representing Arsenal’s last chance to win …

Ronaldo liked the bust (once the wrinkes were smoothed out!) – ridiculed sculptor reveals all

Ronaldo liked the bust (once the wrinkes were smoothed out!) – ridiculed sculptor reveals all

News June 19, 2017 at 11:19 am 0 comments

Cristiano Ronaldo is a fan of the ridiculed bust unveiled at the airport named in his honour after some wrinkles were smoothed out at the Real Madrid star’s request, according to the under-fire sculptor.

Madeira Airport was renamed after the …

James Van Der Beek gives super awkward about ‘Dawson’s Creek’

James Van Der Beek gives super awkward about ‘Dawson’s Creek’

News June 19, 2017 at 8:14 am 0 comments

James Van Der Beek gave an awkward interview on "This Morning" when asked about "Dawson’s Creek." (Reuters)

James Van Der Beek didn’t have the greatest morning talking about a show that ended nearly 13 years ago.

The 40-year-old actor appeared …

When it comes to Southern California’s heat wave, the worst is yet to come

When it comes to Southern California’s heat wave, the worst is yet to come

News June 19, 2017 at 5:23 am 0 comments

A brush fire near Castaic Lake burned 1,000 acres over the weekend and was only 10% contained as of Sunday afternoon. (Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times)

Firefighters labored in scorching heat Sunday against four separate brush fires across Southern …

What A Hung Parliament Means For Brexit

What A Hung Parliament Means For Brexit

News June 19, 2017 at 2:22 am 0 comments

Division has been a defining feature of UK politics in the past few years: the fiercely fought and highly contentious EU referendum a year ago split the electorate almost exactly in half; the Scottish National Party renewed calls for an …

Inside the Lodz Ghetto

Inside the Lodz Ghetto

Tech June 18, 2017 at 11:02 pm 0 comments

A record of atrocity and resistance, buried in a wooden box

A man walking in winter in the ruins of the synagogue on Wolborska street (destroyed by Germans in 1939).

When Nazi Germany invaded Poland in 1939, they created walled-off …

Messy web of ties, some to Trump, in Turkish mogul’s case

Messy web of ties, some to Trump, in Turkish mogul’s case

News June 18, 2017 at 8:01 pm 0 comments

FILE – In this combination of file photos, then Attorney General Michael Mukasey, left, speaks at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington on Dec. 16, 2008 and former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani arrives for meetings with President-elect Donald …

Twenty-five years later, Dawn Staley finally wins her NCAA championship

Twenty-five years later, Dawn Staley finally wins her NCAA championship

News June 18, 2017 at 5:10 pm 0 comments

South Carolina coach Dawn Staley cuts down the net as she and the team celebrate their win over Mississippi State in the women’s NCAA tournament title game on April 2, 2017. (LM Otero / AP)

For twenty-five years it gnawed. …