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Piñol wants rationalization of PH rural road programs

Piñol wants rationalization of PH rural road programs

Background images from Shutterstock, Franz Lopez/Rappler; Piñol file photo c/o Presidential Photo

MANILA, Philippines – Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol on Tuesday, July 25, said he is pushing for the rationalization of all rural road programs implemented by government, including his …

by July 26, 2017 0 comments News
Tim and Eric Figure Out How to Do the Wrong Thing, Perfectly

Tim and Eric Figure Out How to Do the Wrong Thing, Perfectly

At the end of their live show currently touring the country, Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim — better known as Tim and Eric — leave the stage after introducing their final act, a third performer who comes off as a …

by July 25, 2017 0 comments News
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope hopes to bring ‘leadership’ to the Lakers

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope hopes to bring ‘leadership’ to the Lakers

The biggest move the Los Angeles Lakers made in NBA free agency this summer was an unexpected one. The team agreed to terms on a one-year, $18 million deal with guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope after the Detroit Pistons had decided to …

by July 22, 2017 0 comments News
Trump Made Several Misleading Claims in Times Interview

Trump Made Several Misleading Claims in Times Interview

WASHINGTON — In a wide-ranging interview with The New York Times on Wednesday, President Trump made a number of misleading and false claims, including statements on health insurance, the biography of his deputy attorney general and French history.

Here’s an …

by July 21, 2017 0 comments News
Forbidden fruit: The Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup is ready to haul in style

Forbidden fruit: The Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup is ready to haul in style

Mercedes-Benz has finally unveiled the production version of its first proper pickup, the X-Class.

The long-gestating midsize truck the product of a joint venture with Nissan and based on the Japanese automaker’s Navara pickup. The German’s take looks very much …

by July 19, 2017 0 comments News
Recipe: Open-faced rye bread sandwich with pickled mussels

Recipe: Open-faced rye bread sandwich with pickled mussels

Open-faced rye bread sandwich with pickled mussels, ricotta and fried shallots (Haan Palcu-Chang)

In 2010 I went to cook in Copenhagen. I spent a year and half working as chef de partie in two different Michelin-starred restaurants: Kiin Kiin and …

by July 18, 2017 0 comments News
7 memorable moments from the first day of Pitchfork Music Festival 2017

7 memorable moments from the first day of Pitchfork Music Festival 2017

Yesterday the 2017 Pitchfork Music Festival kicked off at Chicago’s Union Park. The first day was chalked full of memorable moments, with some being amazing, and a few being not so great. Overall, it was a fun-filled day of music …

by July 16, 2017 0 comments News
Kellyanne Conway praises Trump after Afghan girls robotics team finally arrives in the U.S.

Kellyanne Conway praises Trump after Afghan girls robotics team finally arrives in the U.S.

While everybody else just talks, President Donald Trump takes action. For White House senior counselor Kellyanne Conway, that was the moral of the story involving the girls Afghan robotics team that arrived in the U.S. Saturday morning for a high …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
Sisters’ animosity leads to family phase-out

Sisters’ animosity leads to family phase-out

Here are some statistics about how American parents keep in touch with their adult children. (June 1, 2017) (Sign up for our free video newsletter here)

Dear Amy: There is a lot of animosity and competitiveness between my sister and …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
Viacom Signs Tyler Perry, a Blow to Oprah Winfrey’s Network

Viacom Signs Tyler Perry, a Blow to Oprah Winfrey’s Network

Tyler Perry, the writer, director, producer, playwright and actor, has signed a long-term deal with Viacom that could help the fortunes of that embattled media conglomerate.

Mr. Perry, best known for his “Madea” movie series, has agreed to produce 90 …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News