Toni willing to mend ties with Mariel

MANILA, Dec 1 (Mabuhay) — Singer-actress Toni Gonzaga is amenable to kissing and making up with former friend and actress TV host Mariel Rodriguez at the right time. Gonzaga revealed that she believes there is no conflict in the entertainment industry that cannot be...

Tiger blows 4-shot lead, loses playoff

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) – Tiger Wood delivered a vintage moment, dropping an 8-iron from the sky on the final hole Sunday inside 3 feet for what looked to be a sure victory. Just not this year. The clutch shots and happy endings belonged to U.S. Open champion Graeme...

Britney Spears puts abuse rumors to rest

Britney Spears had a special treat for her fans on her birthday – the singer announced that she’s releasing a new album. As she turned 29 Thursday, Spears tweted, “I’m almost done with my new album and it will be coming out this March. I AM IN L-O-V-E WITH...

Bristol: I wasn’t forced to dance

Bristol Palin isn’t sidestepping the issue of whether her mom forced her to do “Dancing With the Stars,” as claimed by former competitor Margaret Cho. In a December 4 message on her Facebook page, Sarah Palin’s 20-year-old daughter writes, “I was...

Google opens e-book store

By Glenn Chapman SAN FRANCISCO, December 6, 2010 (AFP) – Internet giant Google opened an online electronic bookstore on Monday in a heavyweight entry into a booming market long dominated by Kindle-maker Amazon. Google eBookstore was being rolled out in the United States...

Philippines overtakes India as call center capital

By Mynardo Macaraig MANILA, December 6, 2010 (AFP) – The Philippines has become the call center capital of the world, overtaking India as the number one player in the global business outsourcing market, according to industry data and the government. President Benigno Aquino...

Philippine game maker lives out boyhood fantasy

By Cecil Morella MANILA, December 6, 2010 (AFP) – Inside a brightly painted red and green building in the Philippines’ financial hub work is more like play for a young team making funky electronic games. Niel Dagondon may be the boss, but the 30-year-old is living out...

Avoid lavish Christmas parties, Filipinos told

MANILA, December 5, 2010 (AFP) – Filipinos were Sunday advised to avoid lavish Christmas parties and take it easy on the traditional roast pig in keeping with President Benigno Aquino’s austerity measures for the mainly Catholic country. Deputy presidential...

Should a Doctor See That Muscle Strain?

(NewsUSA) – One wrong move, and suddenly the back of your leg hurts and begins to swell. Unfortunately, you’ve probably strained a muscle. But how do you know how bad the strain is? Should you see a doctor? Strains — or injuries to the muscle and tendons —...
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