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September 22, 2017 6:02 AM Hong Kong pop star Aaron Kwok confirms birth of child

HONG KONG: Hong Kong superstar Aaron Kwok on Friday (Sep 22) confirmed the birth of his child. "Happy, amazed, grateful! We three!" the singer and actor wrote in Chinese in a post on Weibo. It was accompanied by a photo of a baby's hand holding someone's fingers. The baby is widely rumoured to be a girl, although Kwok did not reveal this in his post. The 51-year-old 3

September 21, 2017 12:20 PM Manchester United post record revenue and operating profit

Manchester United have earned more than half a billion pounds for the second successive year, with a record-breaking revenue of £581.2 million. While Jose Mourinho's men stuttered home sixth in the Premier League and went without Champions League football, the money-making machine was still in full flow last season. United last year became the first 3

September 21, 2017 10:54 AM Mexico City, supremely vulnerable to quake threats

PARIS: Built in a natural basin filled with the sediment of a former lake, Mexico City has proved particularly vulnerable to the devastating effects of earthquakes, seen once again with a 7.1-magnitude tremor on Tuesday (Sep 19) that killed at least 233 people in the capital. The quake was "medium strong" according to Yann Klinger, an expert at the Global 3

September 20, 2017 1:11 AM Puerto Rico braces for 'potentially catastrophic' hit by hurricane Maria

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (NYTIMES) - Almost two weeks after being grazed as Hurricane Irma battered other islands in the Caribbean, the residents of Puerto Rico were bracing for a potentially devastating sequel: a direct hit from Hurricane Maria, which could be the first Category 5 hurricane to strike the island in close to a century. After slicing through 3

September 18, 2017 9:46 AM Rooney set to appear in court charged with drink driving

LONDON: Former England captain Wayne Rooney is due to appear in court on Monday (Sep 18) charged with a drink-driving offence. The Everton striker, 31, who was pictured arriving at Stockport Magistrates' Court in the northwest of England before his scheduled morning appearance, was stopped while driving a black Volkswagen Beetle in Wilmslow, Cheshire 3

September 18, 2017 8:35 AM Instagram videos now autoplay sound with less hassle

What happens now with the app is that when you turn on the sound for a video, you won't need to turn it on anymore when you scroll up and down to look at other videos. Previously Instagram would use your device's default settings to determine whether to play sound or not. The sound will still play according to default device settings when you look at Instagram 2

September 18, 2017 6:31 AM The 2017 Emmy Awards: The First Great Anti-Trump Awards Show

The Stephen Colbert-hosted ceremony, with great wins and even greater speeches, was the first awards telecast to nail the right political tone since Trump won the election. Stephen Colbert decidedly answered the question of “how anti-Trump will the Emmy Awards be?” from moment one Sunday night, when he sang an opening number titled “The World’s a Little 3

September 16, 2017 2:11 PM Formula 1: Verstappen sets the pace as Red Bull complete Singapore practice sweep

SINGAPORE: Dutch teenager Max Verstappen set the pace in final practice for the Singapore Grand Prix on Saturday (Sep 16) as Red Bull continued to dominate ahead of qualifying at the Marina Bay street circuit. Verstappen lapped the 5km Formula One track that winds its way through the heart of Singapore in one minute 41.829 seconds. That time was nearly 4

September 11, 2017 7:50 AM Bangladesh offers land to shelter Rohingya fleeing Myanmar

COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh — Bangladesh has agreed to free land for a new camp to shelter some of the hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who have fled recent violence in Myanmar, an official said Monday. The new camp will help relieve some pressure on existing settlements in the Bangladeshi border district of Cox’s Bazar, where nearly 300,000 Rohingya 3

September 8, 2017 1:27 AM Monstrous Hurricane Irma kills 14 in Caribbean, heads for Florida

PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos: Residents of the Turks and Caicos Islands on Thursday hunkered down for Hurricane Irma, which has smashed through a string of Caribbean islands as one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in a century, killing at least 14 people en route to Florida. With winds of around 185 miles per hour (290 km per hour), the storm 3