OnStar on course to save lives

(Relaxnews) – An algorithm used by General Motors as part of its connected car package is helping to save lives by accurately predicting the severity of road traffic accidents according to research published Thursday by the University of Michigan. GM’s OnStar system, which acts...

PNoy’s improved rating to benefit his chosen one, spokesman says

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno Aquino III’s improved satisfaction rating will benefit the presidential candidate he will endorse next month, his spokesman said Friday. In a text message, presidential spokesman Sec. Edwin Lacierda said the 10-percentage-point...

Is Sarah G planning to settle down in 5 years?

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Sarah Geronimo was not totally joking when she was quoted as saying that she plans to get married five years from now. “Half meant. Siyempre hindi mo naman madidiktahan na dapat ay 32 magpapakasal na ako. Paano kung mas maaga pala?” Geronimo...

Bishop to Aquino: Consider letting Congress in next admin tackle BBL passage

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno Aquino III may have to consider letting the next administration push for the passage of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law in Congress, a Catholic bishop said Friday. Cotabato Auxiliary Bishop Jose Collin Bagaforo said it is better to...

Grace Poe now leads race for president – SWS

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Senator Grace Poe has overtaken Vice-President Jejomar Binay in the latest Social Weather Stations survey on possible presidential contenders, backing similar results from the latest Pulse Asia survey. The survey conducted last June 5 to 8 and first...

Filipinos fear ‘armed conflict’ with China over sea row: poll

Manila, Philippines (AFP)  – Eight in 10 Filipinos are worried a festering South China Sea territorial dispute could lead to “armed conflict” with the world’s most populous nation, an independent polling outfit said Friday. Manila-based Social Weather Stations said this sentiment...

Group asks Supreme Court to void Bangsamoro deals

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The Philippine Constitution Association (Philconsa) on Friday asked the Supreme Court to declare as unconstitutional the Framework Agreement on the Bangsamoro (FAB) and the Comprehensive Areement on the Bangsamoro (CAB). In a 26-page petition, Philconsa,...

Alex wants to have a movie with sister Toni

If there’s one thing that Alex Gonzaga really wants to do, it would be to star in a movie with her sister, Toni Gonzaga. Alex admitted she has been dreaming of headlining a movie with Toni ever since she joined showbiz. Does she already have an idea as to the roles she would like...