Facebook Inc has agreed to pay $10 million to charity to settle a lawsuit that accused the site of violating users' rights to control the use of their own names, photographs and likenesses, according to court documents made public over the weekend.
Monday, June 18, 2012
Saturday, June 16, 2012
Five Philippine universities placed in the top 300 universities in Asia, according to the 2012 rankings of the international research organization Quacquarelli Symmonds Intelligence Unit (QSIU).
Tokyo has regained the unenviable title of the world's most expensive city for expatriates, while the eurozone crisis has made many European cities cheaper according to a survey published Tuesday.
Urgent messages flashed on cellphones, email alerts popped up and telephones rang for a team at asset manager Legg Mason on Friday. Dial in to a conference now, the 30-strong enterprise risk management team was told. A major event is underway.
Newly-crowned WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley is hardly enjoying his reign, having to deal with ankle injuries, death threats from fans, and allegations of a fixed fight.
Monday, June 11, 2012
The United States reassured the Philippines it supported its former colony's bid to draw up strong international rules to peacefully address maritime disputes in Southeast Asia.
Saturday, June 9, 2012
BOSTON (AP) -- The Miami Heat's win to stay alive against the Boston Celtics has drawn the highest preliminary television rating for an NBA playoff game on cable since records started being kept in 2003.
Friday, June 8, 2012
A marriage proposal in southern Indiana concluded with a shock late Wednesday, when the hot air balloon carrying the future bride and groom hit a power line and knocked the pilot unconscious, a sheriff's office spokesman said.
Jessa Balote is 14-years-old and training to be a professional ballerina in Manila.
The same Obama administration that is under fire from critics for allegedly leaking classified information has used a 1917 law to target suspected leakers in twice as many cases as all previous presidential administrations combined.