• Drug lords killed, injured in Philippine jail

    A man accused by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte of being the nation's top drug trafficker was injured and a gang member killed during jailhouse knife attacks on Wednesday, authorities said. Two other high-profile inmates were injured in the violence at Manila's notorious Bilibid National Penitentiary, from where Duterte has said much of the nation's illegal drug trade is run. "It appears there was a knife fight," Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre said.

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  • DPM Tharman on Yahoo survey: I’m not the man for Prime Minister

    Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam ruled himself out as a candidate to become Singapore’s prime minister on Wednesday (28 September), saying that a few of the fourth-generation leaders have the potential to be “first among equals”. Tharman was responding to a question from the media on the results of a survey commissioned by Yahoo Singapore, which showed that 69 per cent of 897 Singaporean respondents would support him as a candidate to be prime minister.

    Yahoo Singapore
  • Ukraine rebels deny downing Flight MH17, reject probe findings

    A top pro-Russian separatist commander in eastern Ukraine on Wednesday denied Dutch findings blaming the downing of Flight MH17 on a Russian missile fired from rebel-held territory. "The forces of the People's Republic of Donetsk could not have fired at the plane from a BUK system because we have no such sort of weapons," general Eduard Basurin of the self-proclaimed republic told AFP. A criminal inquiry in the Netherlands found Wednesday that the missile that shot the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 out of the sky was snuck out of and back into Russia.

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  • Katy Perry Sheds Her Clothes to Boost Voter Turnout: 'Let Those Babies Loose'

    The "Firework" singer teamed up with FunnyOrDie.com to spread the message.

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  • Trump has turned over tax returns _ for lawsuits and loans

    While Donald Trump won't publicly release his income tax returns, the New York businessman has turned them over when it suited his needs — if he stood to make a profit, needed a loan or when a judge forced ...

    Associated Press
  • BlackBerry is giving up on making its own phones

    Reuters John Chen, CEO of BlackBerry. It’s the … Continued The post BlackBerry is giving up on making its own phones appeared first on Business Insider.

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  • Kiefer Sutherland praises Julia Roberts for ending engagement

    The actress ended the relationship days before the couple's wedding.

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  • Malaysian opposition MP gets 3 months' jail for sedition

    A top Malaysian opposition MP was sentenced Wednesday to three months in jail after being found guilty of sedition over statements urging protests against Prime Minister Najib Razak's government, lawyers said. Najib has come under fire for using repressive laws against critics and stifling scrutiny of a massive corruption scandal involving state investment fund 1MDB that he is allegedly embroiled in. Chua Tian Chang, better known as Tian Chua, was found guilty of sedition for inciting Malaysians to take to the streets to rally against corruption in 2013.

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  • McDonald's New "Loaded Fries" Are Totally Over-the-Top

    They look pretty damn bellissimo .

    Delish
  • Penang factory workers protest 24-hour dismissal

    SEBERANG PERAI, Sept 28 ― More than 100 factory workers from a solar cell manufacturing factory at the Penang Science Park here staged a demonstration outside the plant this morning, claiming...

    The Malay Mail Online
  • Premier League managers accused of taking kick-backs

    Eight current or former Premier League football managers were on Tuesday accused of taking kick-backs for player transfers, as part of a broader newspaper sting which led to England manager Sam Allardyce being axed. Three agents were filmed discussing corruption in football and the use of illegal "bung" payments to sign players, which the Daily Telegraph said involved eight current or former Premier League managers and two second-tier Championship bosses. Italian agent Giuseppe Pagliara said he opened Swiss bank accounts for managers and worked through intermediaries to cover the illegal payments.

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  • Rod Stewart bans wife from making supper

    Spaghetti bolognese is a favourite in the Stewart family kitchen.

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  • A Rare Black Moon Will Rise In the Sky on Friday Night

    Get ready for some excellent stargazing.

    Country Living
  • Tourists flee volcano at popular Indonesia hiking spot

    Hundreds of tourists have fled a volcanic eruption at a popular Indonesian hiking destination, an official said Wednesday, expressing fears some may have stayed behind to document the natural wonder. Around 1,000 tourists, including about 600 foreigners, were believed to be in the area when Mount Barujari sent columns of ash and smoke shooting high into the sky over holiday island Lombok Tuesday, according to the official disaster agency. Barujari is a small cone within the crater of Mount Rinjani, Indonesia's second-highest volcano and a major attraction for foreign tourists visiting the archipelago.

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  • Deutsche Bank drops further as Merkel gives no sign of help

    Deutsche Bank shares are down further after German Chancellor Angela Merkel gave no indication that her government might help the group with a U.S. demand for a $14 billion legal settlement. Merkel told ...

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  • Takata airbag in deadly Malaysia crash was faulty: Honda

    An airbag made by Takata -- the Japanese firm at the heart of the auto industry's biggest-ever safety recall -- ruptured after a crash in Malaysia which killed the driver, Honda said on Wednesday. "Honda has confirmed that the Takata single stage driver’s airbag inflator ruptured in a crash... in Malaysia" the carmaker said in a statement. Honda said the 2009 Honda City was included in a recall notice in July 2015 but records showed the repair was never completed.

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  • Liverpool's many goalscorers a result of attacking style - Klopp

    (Reuters) - Liverpool's wide range of goalscorers this season is a direct result of their attacking style, according to manager Juergen Klopp. The Merseyside club have scored 16 goals in six Premier League games this season, with Philippe Coutinho, Adam Lallana, Sadio Mane and James Milner scoring three each. Midfielders Roberto Firmino and Jordan Henderson have also found the back of the net in the top flight this season, while strikers Daniel Sturridge and Divock Origi yet to open their account.

    Reuters
  • Sembawang hostage drama: Terrified neighbour locks herself in her flat

    Alia, 54, a resident of Block 462 Sembawang Drive, was terrified to leave home for work on Wednesday (28 September) morning as a hostage situation was ongoing just one floor below her flat. By then, she had already found out about a boy being held hostage in a flat on the fifth floor.

    Safhras Khan
  • Trump brags about not paying taxes: 'That makes me smart'

    Donald Trump's claim came as Hillary Clinton accused him of hiding something in not releasing his federal income tax returns.

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  • Uber starts food delivery in Japan after ride-share stumbles

    Uber, which has struggled to win Japan over to its ride-sharing service, is hoping to fare better with takeout deliveries. UberEats opens Thursday, initially just in central Tokyo, ranging from simple ...

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