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  • For this quinoa side dish, we turned to the Southwest
    by Colleene Singca on June 25, 2019 at 3:57 am

    For this quinoa side dish we turned to Southwestern flavours, adding jalapenos, lime and corn. You will need an oval slow cooker for this recipe. Be sure to rinse the quinoa in a fine-mesh strainer before using; rinsing removes the quinoa’s bitter protective coating. NO-FUSS QUINOA WITH CORN AND JALAPENO Servings: 6 Start to finish: […]

  • For a zippy cauliflower salad, why not go to Morocco?
    by Colleene Singca on June 25, 2019 at 3:52 am

    Chermoula is a traditional Moroccan marinade made with hefty amounts of cilantro, lemon and garlic that packs a big flavour punch. While this dressing is traditionally used as a marinade for meat and fish, we decided to make it the flavour base for a zippy cauliflower salad in an effort to dress up a vegetable […]

  • 'I am a very religious person': SC justice hopeful rejects same-sex marriage
    by ABS-CBN News on June 25, 2019 at 3:52 am

    Another candidate, International law expert Jeremy Benigno Gatdula had already expressed his objection to having same sex marriage in the Philippines. […]

  • Snack attack: Try crumbly, cheesy, buttery spiced crackers
    by Colleene Singca on June 25, 2019 at 3:44 am

    These delicate, crumbly, cheesy, buttery spiced crackers are popular in the South but should be required snacking everywhere. And while they’re mostly about the cheese, the crackers would have one-note richness without the added pizazz of some back-up spices: sweet, peppery paprika and cayenne. These give the cracker interest, back up the extra-sharp cheddar’s bold […]

  • Amazon Best Sellers Books: Top 15 Most Exciting Books Rated
    by Marioq on June 25, 2019 at 3:41 am

    Reading is fundamental in life, it's the best way to escape into a different world, improve imagination and Creativity. Best books available on Amazon. The post Amazon Best Sellers Books: Top 15 Most Exciting Books Rated appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA and Canada. […]

  • Shocking News: Is Keto Sustainable Long Term?
    by Marioq on June 25, 2019 at 3:40 am

    Is keto sustainable Long Term? Detailed view of Keto sustainability, guidelines and recommendations of this Shocking Results! The post Shocking News: Is Keto Sustainable Long Term? appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA and Canada. […]

  • You won’t miss the meat in these rice and edamame burgers
    by Colleene Singca on June 25, 2019 at 3:39 am

    No one will miss the meat when they take their first bite of these ultra-savory, Japanese-inspired rice burgers packed with edamame and infused with fresh ginger, sesame, and the distinct taste of nori, a type of dried seaweed. For a burger with edamame in every bite, we pulsed it—along with some fresh spinach—with the rice […]

  • ‘Toy Story 4’ opens big but below expectations with $118M
    by Colleene Singca on June 25, 2019 at 3:19 am

    NEW YORK – “Toy Story 4” brought the box office to life with a $118 million opening weekend after a three-week slump of underperforming sequels, but the Pixar film’s below-expectations debut didn’t quell continuing concerns about a rocky summer movie season. According to studio estimates, the “Toy Story 4” opening ranks as the fourth highest […]

  • Bangsamoro Normalization gains momentum
    by Bea Kirstein Manalaysay on June 25, 2019 at 3:17 am

    ISABELA CITY, BASILAN – The preparation for the implementation of the Normalization process under the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro (CAB) is now moving at an accelerated pace and gaining momentum. This developed as representatives from the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and Philippine National Police (PNP), Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF)-Bangsamoro Islamic Armed Forces […]

  • Police release more than 1,000 files from Smollett probe
    by Colleene Singca on June 25, 2019 at 3:14 am

    Chicago police on Monday released more than 1,000 files from the investigation into Jussie Smollett’s claim he was attacked by two men, including video footage that for the first time shows the “Empire” actor with a thin, white rope wrapped around his neck that he told detectives was a noose. The footage from body cameras […]

  • PRRD balancing PH interest, security
    by Bea Kirstein Manalaysay on June 25, 2019 at 3:11 am

    MANILA — National interest and security are the main reasons why President Rodrigo Duterte is taking a cautious stand on the Recto Bank (Reed Bank) incident where a Chinese vessel allegedly rammed and abandoned a Filipino fishing vessel, Malacañang said on Monday. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo made this comment following criticism coming from Vice President Leni […]

  • 4 neophytes attend orientation seminar for senators
    by Sherrie Ann Torres, ABS-CBN News on June 25, 2019 at 3:03 am

    MANILA - At least four neophyte senators are attending today’s orientation-seminar for their would-be responsibilities starting noon of June 30, 2019.&nbs […]

  • 5 sugatan sa pagguho ng hukay ng tinatayong gusali sa Taguig
    by ABS-CBN News on June 25, 2019 at 2:57 am

    Lima ang nasugatan matapos gumuho ang bahagi ng hinuhukay na lugar na pagtatayuan ng isang gusali sa Barangay San Martin sa Bicutan, Taguig nitong Martes. […]

  • Senators visit almost done New Clark City sports complex
    by Bea Kirstein Manalaysay on June 25, 2019 at 2:51 am

    MANILA — Members of the Senate got a glimpse of the National Government Administrative Center (NGAC) in New Clark City as the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) showcased the latest developments on the facilities with the sports complex now in near completion. Led by BCDA President and CEO Vince Dizon, visiting Senator Gregorio Honasan II […]

  • PRRD thanks Vietnamese fishermen for helping Filipinos
    by Bea Kirstein Manalaysay on June 25, 2019 at 2:42 am

    MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte thanked the Vietnamese fishermen who rescued Filipino fishermen who were allegedly abandoned near the Recto Bank (Reed Bank) in the West Philippine Sea after being rammed by a Chinese vessel. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said Duterte brought this matter up during the 34th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Summit in […]

  • Babae patay nang mabundol nang 2 beses sa Bacolod
    by ABS-CBN News on June 25, 2019 at 2:37 am

    Ayon sa pulisya, tumatawid sa kalsada ang babae nang mabangga ito ng motor. Nakahiga pa sa daan ang babae nang mabundol pa ito ng isa pang sasakyan.&nbs […]

  • Matinding baha naranasan sa ilang parte ng Metro Manila
    by ABS-CBN News on June 25, 2019 at 2:25 am

    Matinding pagbaha ang naranasan sa ilang parte ng Kamaynilaan dala ng malakas na ulan na nadama buong magdamag.  &nbs […]

  • More rains ahead even as Angat dam water level dips
    by ABS-CBN News on June 25, 2019 at 2:22 am

    Pack an umbrella for the rest of the week, Kapamilya. State weather bureau PAGASA is predicting at least 50mm of rainfall per day for the week, according to its prediction model. […]

  • 'Don't offend China': Cuisia on gov't response to boat sinking, Del Rosario deportation
    by ABS-CBN News on June 25, 2019 at 1:49 am

    "Don't offend China."  According to former Philippine ambassador to Washington Jose Cuisia Jr., this seems to be the primary concern of the Duterte administration judging by its response to the sinking of a Philippine fishing boat by a Chinese vessel in Recto Bank as well as the deportation of former Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert Del Rosario in  Hong Kong.&nbs […]

  • Showbiz Tonight: “Toy Story 4”
    by Balitang America on June 25, 2019 at 12:32 am

    Inside the world premiere with the cast and director of “Toy Story 4.&rdquo […]

  • Pilipino Workers Center launch domestic worker app and whistleblower hotline
    by Steve Angeles on June 25, 2019 at 12:26 am

    LOS ANGELES — Worker rights and immigrant advocates came together to not only celebrate recent victories by to find new ways to help vulnerable workers. Many of these Filipinos work alone, as caregivers and domestic workers but for one day they came together to find ways to clean up their industry. The Pilipino Workers Center […]

  • Duterte wants ferry routes, more air services for BIMP trade
    by besguerra on June 24, 2019 at 11:24 pm

    ANGKOK, Thailand — President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday sought the opening of ferry routes and the introduction of more air services among the Philippines, Malaysia and Brunei as he pushed for greater connectivity to facilitate trade. The post Duterte wants ferry routes, more air services for BIMP trade appeared first on Inquirer Globalnation. […]

  • Cyprus serial killer gets 7 life terms for killing 4 Filipinas, 3 others
    by Dennis Maliwanag on June 24, 2019 at 10:41 pm

    A Cyprus criminal court on Monday sentenced an army captain to seven life terms in prison after he pleaded guilty to the premeditated murder and kidnapping of seven foreign women and girls, four of them were from the Philippines. The post Cyprus serial killer gets 7 life terms for killing 4 Filipinas, 3 others appeared first on Inquirer Globalnation. […]

  • #WalangPasok: Hunyo 25, Martes
    by ABS-CBN News on June 24, 2019 at 10:22 pm

    MAYNILA—Walang pasok sa lugar na ito sa Martes, Hunyo 25, 2019 dahil sa inaasahang masamang panahon dala ng low-pressure area. […]

  • Probe won’t tackle China’s poaching at Recto Bank – DOJ
    by besguerra on June 24, 2019 at 9:37 pm

    MANILA, Philippines — The proposed joint investigation with China of the June 9 boat ramming incident at Recto Bank in the South China Sea is not the proper forum to tackle the Chinese vessel’s poaching in the area, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said on Monday. The post Probe won’t tackle China’s poaching at Recto Bank – DOJ appeared first on Inquirer Globalnation. […]

  • Asean countries to vet Timor-Leste’s membership bid
    by besguerra on June 24, 2019 at 9:34 pm

    BANGKOK, Thailand — The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) will send fact-finding missions to Timor-Leste in connection with the country’s bid for membership in the regional bloc, according to Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha. The post Asean countries to vet Timor-Leste’s membership bid appeared first on Inquirer Globalnation. […]

  • THE DAY IN PHOTOS: June 24, 2019
    by ABS-CBN News on June 24, 2019 at 8:07 pm

    Here are the day's big stories in photos. […]

  • The ANC Brief: Joint probe
    by ABS-CBN News on June 24, 2019 at 8:00 pm

    Should the Philippines and China conduct a joint probe on the Reed Bank incident? Here are the stories making the headlines on ANC today: […]

  • Sunog sumiklab sa Caloocan
    by ABS-CBN News on June 24, 2019 at 7:15 pm

    MAYNILA (UPDATE)—Sumiklab ang sunog sa isang residential area sa Barangay 73, Caloocan City Martes ng madaling-araw. […]

  • 'Dismayed' Duterte mulls Cabinet revamp, may transfer Piñol: source
    by ABS-CBN News on June 24, 2019 at 6:53 pm

    MANILA—A Cabinet revamp may be in the offing amid President Rodrigo Duterte's disappointment in certain members of his official family, a source with ties to him told media. […]

  • Ilang lugar sa QC binaha
    by ABS-CBN News on June 24, 2019 at 6:51 pm

    Binaha ang ilang lugar sa Quezon City Martes ng madaling-araw dahil sa malakas na ulan dulot ng low-pressure area. […]

  • Lalaki natagpuang patay sa Negros Occidental
    by ABS-CBN News on June 24, 2019 at 6:01 pm

    NEGROS OCCIDENTAL - Natagpuang patay ang isang lalaki sa Barangay Hilamonan, Kabankalan City, Negros Occidental Linggo ng gabi. […]

  • Magtiyahin tiklo sa Iligan buy-bust
    by ABS-CBN News on June 24, 2019 at 5:58 pm

    ILIGAN CITY—Arestado ang isang magtiyahin sa buy-bust operation sa bus terminal sa Barangay Tambo, Iligan City Linggo ng hapon. […]

  • Duterte presses China on sea code completion
    by Alexander Magno on June 24, 2019 at 5:22 pm

    President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday pressed China to fast track the completion of the code of conduct in the South China Sea, warning that the delay could lead to a “miscalculation” that could increase tension in the disputed waterway. The post Duterte presses China on sea code completion appeared first on Inquirer Globalnation. […]

  • Fil-Am student in Alaska earns more than $100,000 in scholarships
    by rciriacruz on June 24, 2019 at 4:17 pm

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Not only is Rafael Bitanga of Kodiak one of two winners from the state of Alaska and one of 13,000 applicants to earn the $10,000 Live Mas Scholarship from the Taco Bell Foundation, but he also has won a total of more than $100,000 in scholarships. Bitanga is a Filipino American and […] The post Fil-Am student in Alaska earns more than $100,000 in scholarships appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA and Canada. […]

  • Gunman kills Filipino in San Francisco Bay Area freeway
    by rciriacruz on June 24, 2019 at 4:11 pm

    MILPITAS, California – Matthew Rios, a 30-year-old Filipino American, was driving on his way home Monday night, June 17, while speaking on the phone with his girlfriend. He told her he was afraid that he was being followed. He was dead a few minutes later. Someone shot Rios in his car on Interstate 680 in […] The post Gunman kills Filipino in San Francisco Bay Area freeway appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA and Canada. […]

  • Napaka-suwerte ng Partido Komunista ng Tsina kay Duterte
    by rciriacruz on June 24, 2019 at 4:05 pm

    Napaka-suwerte  ng Partido Komunista ng Tsina kay Rodrigo Duterte. Hulog ng langit, bigating handog para sa mga naghahari sa China ang presidente ng Pilipinas. Lantaran kung sumuporta sa kanila. Walang pag-aalinlangan, walang kahit katiting na hiya sa pagkampi sa kanila. Todo bigay sa pagtatanggol at pagtataguyod ng interes ng mga namumuno sa Beijing. Halatang halata […] The post Napaka-suwerte ng Partido Komunista ng Tsina kay Duterte appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA and Canada. […]

  • On the President’s (Dis)Orders
    by rciriacruz on June 24, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    NEW YORK— It’s a sunny day, an ordinary day, a busy day, people going about their lives, jeepneys, cars, and motorbikes moving along a main thoroughfare in Caloocan City, part of greater Metropolitan Manila.  On one side of the road motorized tricycles and their drivers wait for passengers. At the head of the queue a […] The post On the President’s (Dis)Orders appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA and Canada. […]

  • Chicago teen to vie for ‘Mutya ng Pilipinas ‘19’ in Manila
    by rciriacruz on June 24, 2019 at 3:54 pm

    CHICAGO– Joi Rufina Longalong-Hunter was crowned “Mutya Pilipinas Illinois 2019” on June 1 in Niles, Illinois, making the 18-year-old Chicagoan the first official U.S. representative from Illinois to vie for the “Mutya Pilipinas 2019” title next month in Manila. Aurora Abella-Austriaco, a former president of the Chicago Bar Association, filled in for Illinois State Secretary, […] The post Chicago teen to vie for ‘Mutya ng Pilipinas ‘19’ in […]

  • Duterte OK with having third party in probe of boat sinking
    by Alexander Magno on June 24, 2019 at 3:51 pm

    After being heavily criticized in what lawmakers said was a surrender of Philippine sovereignty, President Rodrigo Duterte said he was open to having a third party in the joint probe between Manila and Beijing on the sinking of a Filipino boat at the Recto Bank in the West Philippine Sea. The post Duterte OK with having third party in probe of boat sinking appeared first on Inquirer Globalnation. […]

  • Will the 2020 Election Be Easier for Trump If He Is Impeached?
    by Ryan on June 24, 2019 at 3:48 pm

    Trump said in an interview broadcast his chances of retaining the White House in 2020 would be strengthened by impeachment proceedings against him.  The post Will the 2020 Election Be Easier for Trump If He Is Impeached? appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA and Canada. […]

  • How We Have Monetized the Moon and What’s to Come
    by Ryan on June 24, 2019 at 3:47 pm

    As we near the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing we look back at everything marketers have sold us with ties to the moon. The post How We Have Monetized the Moon and What’s to Come appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA and Canada. […]

  • Should We Keep Drilling for Oil? the Gulf of Mexico Hidden Oil Spill
    by Ryan on June 24, 2019 at 3:47 pm

    For the last 14.5 years, there has been an oil leak from an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico. This leak has equated to a few gallons every day. The post Should We Keep Drilling for Oil? the Gulf of Mexico Hidden Oil Spill appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA and Canada. […]

  • Palace assures ‘guilty party’ in Recto Bank incident won’t escape liability
    by kadraneda on June 24, 2019 at 12:30 pm

    Malacañang has assured Filipinos that the “guilty party” in the ramming and sinking of a Filipino boat at Recto Bank won't escape liability. The post Palace assures ‘guilty party’ in Recto Bank incident won’t escape liability appeared first on Inquirer Globalnation. […]

  • Locsin to Robredo: Sorry, sorry, sorry… ‘at your service, Ma’am’
    by acerojano on June 24, 2019 at 11:09 am

    MANILA, Philippines —  Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. on Monday apologized for his outburst on Twitter that led him up to calling Vice President Leni Robredo “boba” (dull) for her views on the diplomatic passport row. In a series of tweets, Locsin explained he did not mean to be disrespectful to Robredo. “I don’t […] The post Locsin to Robredo: Sorry, sorry, sorry… ‘at your service, Ma’am’ appeared first on […]

  • Locsin returns Del Rosario’s P500,000 donation to ‘Recto Bank 22’
    by kadraneda on June 24, 2019 at 8:10 am

    DFA Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. on Monday said he returned the P500, 000 that ex-DFA chief Albert Del Rosario gave for the "Recto Bank 22." The post Locsin returns Del Rosario’s P500,000 donation to ‘Recto Bank 22’ appeared first on Inquirer Globalnation. […]

  • Courtesy diplomatic passport often issued to ‘friends’ – Locsin
    by Dennis Maliwanag on June 24, 2019 at 6:31 am

    Courtesy diplomatic passports are often issued to “friends,” Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said on Monday. The post Courtesy diplomatic passport often issued to ‘friends’ – Locsin appeared first on Inquirer Globalnation. […]

  • Sotto: Philippine boat not sunk by Chinese vessel
    by Dennis Maliwanag on June 24, 2019 at 5:39 am

    Senate President Vicente “Tito” Sotto III believes that the Philippine fishing boat “was not sunk” by a Chinese vessel. The post Sotto: Philippine boat not sunk by Chinese vessel appeared first on Inquirer Globalnation. […]

  • Sedrick Barefield to play for OKC NBA summer league
    by Rommel Conclara on June 22, 2019 at 3:07 pm

    While he was not among the 60 players taken in Thursday night’s NBA draft, the basketball journey for Fil-Am athlete Sedrick Bihis Barefield continues. After working out for several teams in the past few weeks, the University of Utah graduate is reportedly on his way to the Oklahoma City Thunder. “Sportando” reports that Barefield will […]

  • Manny the Movie Guy: “Toy Story 4”
    by Manny The Movie Guy on June 22, 2019 at 2:59 pm

    Fun, perfectly imperfect, and beautifully animated, the fourth “Toy Story” adventure lives up to its exemplary brand. If you cried watching the third film, then get ready to bawl your eyes out. […]

  • Pinay mother of gunned down CA man calling for justice
    by Rommel Conclara on June 22, 2019 at 6:41 am

    MILPITAS, CA — Madonna Simmons still has no idea why her son — 30-year-old Matthew Rios — was killed Monday night on his way home from work. As each day goes by — she continues to struggle with her loss. “I’m going to miss my son too much because everyday he always tells me when […]

  • Catriona Gray returns from Binibining Pilipinas pageant with advice for future beauty queens
    by Balitang America on June 22, 2019 at 6:33 am

    Miss Universe Catriona Gray is back stateside after gracing the recent Binibining Pilipinas beauty pageant in the Philippines. Here’s what she has to say about the newly crowned queens trying to follow her royal footsteps. […]

  • Chaos erupts after shooting at Toronto Raptors victory parade
    by Balitang America on June 22, 2019 at 4:17 am

    It was a chaotic scene at the Toronto Raptors victory celebration and parade. One Filipino family found themselves in the middle of a stampede when a shooting broke out. […]

  • “Manoy” Eddie Garcia passes at 90
    by Balitang America on June 21, 2019 at 6:19 pm

    Philippine cinema loses an icon — legendary actor and director Eddie Garcia passed away on June 20. […]

  • Filipinos express gratitude to Vietnamese fishermen after boat rescue in West Philippine Sea
    by Rommel Conclara on June 21, 2019 at 6:13 pm

    Filipino Americans in the San Francisco Bay Area showed appreciation to the Vietnam consulate — after learning that the Filipino fishermen who were hit by that Chinese vessel in the West Philippine Sea were rescued by Vietnamese fishermen. […]

  • Manny Pacquiao on training, senatorial duties, and Philippines-China relations
    by Steve Angeles on June 21, 2019 at 6:05 pm

    LOS ANGELES– Manny Pacquiao may be focused on boxing training for his upcoming bout against Thurman, but that isn’t keeping him from fulfilling his Philippine Senate duties. The fighting senator gives Steve Angeles his thoughts on the maritime collision involving China and the Philippines. […]

  • China earthquake quake kills 11, injures 122
    on June 18, 2019 at 3:32 am

    The toll from a strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake in southwest China rose to 11 dead and 122 injured on Tuesday, as rescuers pulled survivors from wrecked buildings. […]

  • 'Fewer but newer' nuclear arms in the world, report says
    on June 17, 2019 at 10:53 am

    The overall number of nuclear warheads in the world has declined in the past year but nations are modernizing their arsenals, a report published Monday said. […]

  • Surveillance-savvy Hong Kong protesters go digitally dark
    by Elaine Yu on June 13, 2019 at 1:24 pm

    Hong Kong's tech-savvy protesters are going digitally dark as they try to avoid surveillance and potential future prosecutions, disabling location tracking on their phones, buying train tickets with cash and purging their social media conversations. […]

  • On 30th anniversary, China says Tiananmen crackdown was 'correct' policy
    by Elizabeth Law on June 2, 2019 at 6:47 am

    China on Sunday defended the bloody Tiananmen crackdown on student protesters in a rare public acknowledgement of the event, days before its 30th anniversary, saying it was the "correct" policy. […]

  • China bemoans US 'bullying' of Huawei
    on May 23, 2019 at 6:33 am

    China's foreign minister has slammed US moves against telecom giant Huawei as "economic bullying", and warned that Beijing was ready to "fight to the very end" in its trade war with Washington. […]

  • In happy Bhutan, the prime minister is a doctor on Saturdays
    on May 9, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Lotay Tshering is no ordinary doctor. During the week, he also happens to be prime minister in the Himalayan kingdom famous for measuring citizens' Gross National Happiness. […]

  • Giant barriers keep waste out of the oceans
    on April 21, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    (Earth Beats) A startup designed a river barrier system to prevent plastic waste from going into the oceans. […]

  • Nigerian startup turns tires into furniture
    on April 21, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    (Earth Beats) A young entrepreneur in Nigeria has found a solution to tire waste by converting them into furniture. […]

  • Paving roads with plastic bottles rescued from the sea
    on April 21, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    (Earth Beats) In the Caribbean city of Utila, in Honduras, local officials found a solution to the plastic problem by turning them into asphalt that can be used to pave the city streets. […]

  • Straws you can eat
    on April 21, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    In South Korea, a company has taken the fight against the use of plastic straws on another level – by developing an alternative that you can eat. […]