Prolonged truce needed for Mariupol evacuations, Ukraine’s president says

KYIV, Ukraine – Civilians including women and children are still trapped inside Ukraine’s besieged city of Mariupol and a prolonged ceasefire is needed to ensure their evacuation as Russia presses its assault, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Thursday, May 5. After failing to capture the capital Kyiv in the early weeks of a war … Read more

Comelec’s prolonged Marcos ruling prompts second follow-up from petitioners

The Comelec has said cases against Marcos Jr. will have been resolved before April ends MANILA, Philippines – A group of Martial Law survivors from La Union who petitioned the Commission on Elections (Comelec) in December to disqualify Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. from the presidential race already formally asked the poll body for the second … Read more

Leon Rose turning back on Knicks fans with prolonged silence

As an agent, Leon Rose did not do much talking for public consumption. He believed his clients were best served by a back-room approach, and nobody much cared. He had to answer only to the players paying his commission. But that all changed the day Rose accepted Knicks owner Jim Dolan’s offer to run the … Read more