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Bus Hits Firetruck: 2 dead, 36 hurt

A bus full of construction workers hit a firetruck on an elevated highway killing two people and injuring 36, several of them seriously, Louisiana State Police said. The firetruck from St. John the Baptist Parish, west of New Orleans, had [...]

August 29, 2016 Headlines, News, Trending News, What The Papers Say, World
Mars simulation

Mars simulation: Scientists Exit Hawaii Dome After Year

Six scientists have completed a yearlong Mars simulation in Hawaii, where they lived in a dome in near isolation. For the past year, the group in the dome on a Mauna Loa mountain could go outside only while wearing spacesuits.On [...]

August 29, 2016 Technology, Trending News, What The Papers Say, World
APTOPIX Topless Protest

GoTopless Day: Women Bare Breasts For Gender Equality

GoTopless Day, a day that promotes gender equality and women’s rights to bare their breasts in public. Women around the country are taking off their tops. GoTopless Day celebrated annually on closest to Women’s Equality Day, marking the day American [...]

August 29, 2016 Entertainment, Headlines, News, Trending News, What The Papers Say, World
Italian police

Italian Police Probes Whether Negligence Played Role In Quake Deathtoll

The Italian police are vowing to investigate whether negligence or fraud in adhering to building codes played a role in the high death toll in last week’s earthquake in Italy. Italian police also called for efforts to ensure organized crime [...]

August 29, 2016 News, Trending News, What The Papers Say, World
Pope Francis

Pope Francis Wanted To Visit Quake-Hit Villages Of Central Italy

Pope Francis said he wanted to visit the quake-hit villages of central Italy, as survivors and rescue workers dug in for the long haul with colder weather approaching. Speaking to worshippers in St Peter’s Square in Rome,Pope Francis said he [...]

August 29, 2016 Headlines, News, Trending News, What The Papers Say, World
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Lands No.1 In Forbes List Of Best Paid Actors

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was named the world’s highest paid actor by Forbes, raking in $ 64.5 million and snatching the title held for three consecutive years by Robert Downey Jr. The 44-year-old former wrestler, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson,more than [...]

August 26, 2016 Business, Celebrity, Entertainment, Trending News, What The Papers Say, World

11 Children Killed In A Barrel Bombing In Syria’s Aleppo

Eleven children were killed  in a barrel bomb attack carried out by government forces on a rebel-held neighbourhood of Syria’s Aleppo city, a monitor said. “Fifteen civilians, among them 11 children, were killed in a barrel bomb attack on the [...]

August 26, 2016 Headlines, News, What The Papers Say, World
Manus x Machina

New York’s Metropolitan Extends Tech-Linked Fashion Exhibit

The New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art said Thursday it is extending the hours of the “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology” exhibition that has drawn near-record visits. The exhibit entitled Manus x Machina: Fashion in an [...]

August 26, 2016 Design, Lifestyle, What The Papers Say, World

Setting Up The Agenda For Constitutional Reform

The French System of Governance has been proposed by some quarters for adoption. Let us examine closely how the system works. In France, the French System of Governance is the traditional division that exists between parliamentary and presidential systems of [...]

August 26, 2016 News, Politics, What The Papers Say, World
Pag-IBIG Fund

Pag-IBIG Fund and PASEI Partnership To Cover More OFWs

The placement agencies partnered with Pag-IBIG Fund encourages Filipino workers applying for work overseas to register with the Fund. Republic Act No. 9679 or the Home Development Mutual Fund Law of 2009 requires overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to register their membership [...]

August 26, 2016 Business, Headlines, News, Trending News, What The Papers Say, World