• Woman killed in drive-by shooting

    GEORGE TOWN, Feb 22 — A 50-year-old woman was shot dead by a motorcycle pillion rider as she was driving from Sungai Dua towards Jalan Bukit Gambir yesterday evening.  It was learnt that Ruby...

    The Malay Mail Online 22 mins ago
  • Manchester City will learn from Monaco thriller - Guardiola

    Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said the experience of Tuesday's exhilarating 5-3 Champions League victory over Monaco would stand his side in good stead in the competition. Guardiola's side went ahead, fell 2-1 and then 3-2 down, but finally rallied with three goals in the last 19 minutes from Sergio Aguero, who scored a brace, John Stones and Leroy Sane. "Monaco has more history than us in the competition and you need this kind of experience to learn and improve.

    AFP News 25 mins ago
  • The Latest: Trump 'saddened' by death of Russian diplomat

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times EST):

    Associated Press
  • Jolie has warm words for estranged husband Pitt

    Angelina Jolie had warm words for her estranged husband Brad Pitt and is optimistic about the future of their family, the Hollywood star said in an interview Tuesday. Jolie and Pitt, once Hollywood's most celebrated couple known as "Brangelina," are in the midst of a high-profile divorce and last month reached an agreement to keep private the details of their split and battle over custody of their six children. "We are focusing on the health of our family," Jolie said on ABC's "Good Morning America." "We will be stronger when we come out of this because that's what we're determined to do as a family." The actress was asked if she still thought of Pitt as a wonderful father, which is how she had described him in the past.

    AFP News
  • The Rock calls ex-WWE wrestler CM Punk from 'Raw'

    It's all your fault, Larry the dog.

    Cagewriter
  • In chair contest, lawyer campaigns to ‘Islamise’ KL Bar, boost Muslim representation (VIDEO)

    KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 22 — A lawyer who is seeking to be elected Kuala Lumpur Bar committee chairman tomorrow wants to increase Muslim representation and has pledged to “Islamise” the...

    The Malay Mail Online 46 mins ago
  • Pie-eating Sutton goalkeeper quits club in tears

    The Sutton United goalkeeper filmed eating a pie while on the substitutes bench during his side's 2-0 FA Cup defeat by Arsenal quit the club in tears on Tuesday after admitting a "costly error of judgement", Sutton's manager said. Wayne Shaw resigned within hours of the Gambling Commission and the FA announcing investigations into his actions after it emerged that a betting company had offered odds against any Sutton player tucking into a pie during the televised game. Sutton manager Paul Doswell announced Shaw's fate on live television: "This decision was taken at board level," he said.

    Reuters
  • Malaysian diplomat says Kim death investigation impartial

    BEIJING (AP) — The investigation into the death of the exiled half-brother of North Korea's ruler is being conducted in an impartial manner, Malaysia's ambassador to Pyongyang said Tuesday, rejecting accusations from the North that the probe was politically tinged.

    Associated Press
  • Lindsay Lohan 'racially profiled' while wearing headscarf

    Lindsay Lohan was wearing the headscarf to leave Turkey out of respect for the country's traditions.

    Cover Media
  • Magic Johnson takes charge in major Lakers shakeup

    Earvin "Magic" Johnson, who sparked the Los Angeles Lakers to five NBA titles in the 1980s, was on Tuesday named president of basketball operations for the struggling NBA squad. Lakers president and part-owner Jeanie Buss also announced the firing of general manager Mitch Kupchak and vice president of basketball operations Jim Buss, Jeanie's brother and son of former owner Jerry Buss, who died in 2013.

    AFP News
  • In Kuwait, 'too many foreigners' becomes a frequent refrain

    Kuwait's first new government hospital in more than three decades will soon open its doors — but only to Kuwaiti citizens. It's the latest in a series of steps targeting foreigners, including laborers ...

    Associated Press
  • Young mother says son ‘spotted cancer’ while being breastfed

    Sarah Boyle, 26, a call centre worker, explained how Teddy, now one, would 'scream' and 'become distressed' when she tried to breastfeed him from her right breast. Two weeks later she was diagnosed with grade 2 triple negative breast cancer. The new mum, who lives with her husband Steven Boyle, 28, a recruitment consultant from Staffordshire, is now receiving chemotherapy and is planning a double mastectomy with immediate reconstruction.

    The Telegraph
  • Two arrested for misusing boarding passes at Changi Airport

    Two people were arrested this month for misusing their boarding passes to enter the transit area of Changi Airport. One went to the transit area to send off his relatives while the other attempted to make a fraudulent GST claim in the area. According to a Facebook post by the Singapore police on 20 Feb, the arrests were made on 16 and 17 Feb. In January alone, 10 people were arrested for misusing boarding passes to enter airport transit areas compared to 28 arrests for the same offence for the whole of 2016, said police.

    Yahoo News Singapore
  • Thai palace official fired and stripped of titles

    A senior member of the personal security retinue of Thailand's new king has been fired and stripped of his titles, the palace has announced, the latest royal official to publicly fall from grace. Air Vice Marshal Chitpong Thongkum was accused of improperly using his connections to King Maha Vajiralongkorn in a statement published in the Royal Gazette on Sunday. "His army rank has been withdrawn and his royal decorations have been rescinded," the statement said, adding that he had "behaved in a way that brought about distrust and caused severe damage to the royal family".

    AFP News
  • Ronda Rousey to return to acting as guest star on 'Blindspot'

    Ronda Rousey is back. “Rousey will be playing Devon Penberthy, a female prison inmate who grew up in a working class family from the White Mountains of New Hampshire, and is serving time for transporting weapons across state lines,” the news release stated. Rousey has had roles in the film industry with “Furious 7” and “Entourage,” as well as experience on TV with shows such as Comedy Central’s “Drunk History.” She also hosted “Saturday Night Live” in January 2016.

    Cagewriter
  • 'British suicide bomber' strikes Iraq forces near Mosul as offensive against Islamic State continues

    A British jihadist suicide bomber blew himself up attacking Iraqi forces as they close in on Western Mosul, according to Islamic State propaganda. The bomber identified as Abu Zakiira attacked the Iraqi army in the village tal kisoom, south west of Iraq’s second largest city, it is claimed. Iraqi forces on Monday continued a ground offensive to dislodge Isil militants from their remaining stronghold in western Mosul.

    The Telegraph
  • Police report filed by Singapore Heart Foundation over flag day 'volunteers'

    The Singapore Heart Foundation (SHF) has filed a police report over a group of “volunteers” who were allegedly spotted on Sunday (19 February) canvassing for donations at Bugis Junction. According to an SHF news release on Tuesday, the “volunteers” possessed the SHF’s flag day stickers and claimed they were raising funds for low-income students and ex-convicts.

    Yahoo News Singapore
  • Huddersfield strike late to beat Reading

    (Reuters) - Huddersfield Town kept up the pressure on the top two teams in the Championship with a 1-0 win over fellow promotion hopefuls Reading thanks to a late goal by Philip Billing on Tuesday. Billing struck from close range with eight minutes left to take third-placed Huddersfield back within four points of Brighton & Hove Albion, who trail leaders Newcastle United by a point. Newcastle beat Aston Villa 2-0 on Monday to reach 69 points while Brighton won 2-0 at Barnsley on Saturday. Huddersfield's win gives them 64 points, ahead of fourth-placed Reading on 60. ...

    Reuters 21 mins ago
  • Mitsubishi Gives the 2017 Strada GT a Clean Boost

    In musician-speak, a ‘clean boost’ means increasing the loudness of the musical instrument’s signal without altering or adding to its harmonic content or frequency. This keeps the signal in pristine ... The post Mitsubishi Gives the 2017 Strada GT a Clean Boost appeared first on Carmudi Philippines Journal.

    Carmudi
  • 10 Bestselling Cars of 2016: Toyota Secures the Top 6 Spots, 7 Cars in the Top 10

    As if having the top three bestselling cars in 2015 was not enough, Toyota went and occupied the top six spots in the Philippines’ list of 10 bestselling cars of 2016. ... The post 10 Bestselling Cars of 2016: Toyota Secures the Top 6 Spots, 7 Cars in the Top 10 appeared first on Carmudi Philippines Journal.

    Carmudi