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On This Day December 7: Attack on Pearl Harbor, Imelda Marcos assassination attempt

WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY? 43 BC – Marcus Tullius Cicero is assassinated. 1732 – The Royal Opera House opens at Covent Garden, London, England. 1941 – World War II: Attack on Pearl Harbor – The Imperial Japanese Navy carries out a surprise attack on the United States Pacific Fleet and its defending Army and Marine air forces at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. 1965 – Pope Paul VI and Patriarch Athenagoras I simultaneously revoke mutual excommunications that had been in place since 1054. … Read entire article »


Duterte: I will not allow these policemen to go to prison

President Rodrigo Duterte said on Wednesday that even the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) findings on the killing of Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr. is a ‘rubout’, he will not allow all the officers and policemen involved to go to prison. Duterte said during his speech in Mandaluyong “I will not allow these me to go to prison. Even if  NBI said it was murder. Anyway NBI is under my authority, the Department of Justice.” … Read entire article »

On This Day December 6: The Thirteenth Amendment, Washinton Monument completed, Ira Gershwin

WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY? 1768 – The first edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica is published. 1865 – The Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution is ratified, banning slavery. … Read entire article »

On This Day December 5: Albert Einstein was granted a US Visa, Rosa Parks, Mozart, Monet, Walt Disney

WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY? 1492 – Christopher Columbus becomes the first European to set foot on the island of Hispaniola (now Haiti and the Dominican Republic). 1931 – Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow was destroyed by an order of Joseph Stalin. 1932 – German-born Swiss physicist Albert Einstein is granted an American visa. 1955 – E. D. Nixon and Rosa Parks lead the Montgomery Bus Boycott. … Read entire article »

Work in UAE as an aircraft mechanic

  Want to try working abroad and build a career overseas? Brinell International Partners Inc. is looking for thirty (30) male OFWs who are skilled aircraft mechanics, to work for company based in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. … Read entire article »

On This Day December 4: Treaty of Paris, First Burger King store was established, Jay-Z, Tyra Banks

WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY? 1259 – Kings Louis IX of France and Henry III of England agree to the Treaty of Paris, in which Henry renounces his claims to French-controlled territory on continental Europe (including Normandy) in exchange for Louis withdrawing his support for English rebels. 1791 – The first edition of The Observer, the world’s first Sunday newspaper, is published. … Read entire article »

On This Day November 23: First smartphone, Maguindanao massacre, Miley Cyrus,

WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY? 1867 – The Manchester Martyrs are hanged in Manchester, England, for killing a police officer while freeing two Irish nationalists from custody. 1889 – The first jukebox goes into operation at the Palais Royale Saloon in San Francisco. … Read entire article »

2016 AMA winners

It was a fun and successful 2016 American Music Awards with amazing performances from the nominees.  The award ceremony was held at the Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater with model Gigi Hadid and Jay Pharoah co-hosting the event. AMA became the stage for Green Day’s Trump protest after the sang their new song ‘Bang Bang’, they chanted six times ‘No Trump, no KKK, no fascist USA’. … Read entire article »

On This Day November 22: Assassination of JFK, Scarlett Johansson, Billie Jean King

WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY? 1869 – In Dumbarton, Scotland, the clipper Cutty Sark is launched and is one of the last clippers ever built, and the only one still surviving today. 1943 – Lebanon gains independence from France. 1963 – US President John F. Kennedy is assassinated and Texas Governor John Connally is seriously wounded. … Read entire article »

Taiwan caregiver job opening

A & W International Manpower Services Specialist is looking for one hundred (100) female OFWs who are willing to work as caregivers in Taiwan. Ex-Taiwan workers are welcome to apply for this job position. … Read entire article »

On This Day November 21: E=mc2, Dublin’s Bloody Sunday, Goldie Hawn, Bjork

WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY? 1877 – Thomas Edison announces his invention of the phonograph, a machine that can record and play sound. 1905 – Albert Einstein’s paper, “Does the Inertia of a Body Depend Upon Its Energy Content?”, is published in the journal Annalen der Physik. This paper reveals the relationship between energy and mass. This leads to the mass–energy equivalence formula, E = mc². 1920 – Irish War of Independence: In Dublin, 31 people are killed in what became known as “Bloody Sunday”. This included eleven British intelligence agents and informants, fifteen Irish civilians, and two Irish Republican Army prisoners. … Read entire article »

Jobs in New Zealand for carpenters

PNI International Corp. is now looking for one thousand (1000) rough and finishing carpenters to build a career and experience working in a construction company based in New Zealand. This job post will expire on February 15, 2017. … Read entire article »