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Arum says Pacquiao vs Khan match ‘not true’

Top Rank chief executive Bob Arum dismissed claims made by a British publication stating that a deal has been reached for a match between Filipino boxing champion Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao and Britain’s Amir Khan. Earlier this week, the Times of … Continue reading

February 22, 2017

Versityu Named A Techpoint 2017 Mira Award NoMinee For NEw STartup Of The Year

18th annual event honors ‘the best of tech in Indiana’ From the 180 applications submitted, versityU is honored to be a nominee in the New Startup of the Year category for the 18th annual TechPoint Mira Awards, presented by Angie’s … Continue reading

February 22, 2017

Bonta authors human trafficking curriculum bill

Legislation would create age-appropriate prevention instruction for students CALIFORNIA Assemblymember Rob Bonta (D-Oakland) has introduced legislation that will require classroom curriculum to educate children regarding the growing dangers posed by human trafficking. AB 1227 will help identify and prevent cases of … Continue reading

February 22, 2017

Philippine Supreme Court affirms Napoles indictment over pork barrel scam

THE Philippine Supreme Court (SC) upheld the charges filed against businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles and two others in relation to the supposed anomalous distribution of the multi-million Priority Development Assistance Fund (PDAF) from 2004 to 2010. The high court also dismissed … Continue reading

February 22, 2017

Linda McMahon confirmed by Senate as SBA Administrator

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Senate confirmed on Tuesday, February 14, President Donald Trump’s nomination of Linda E. McMahon as the 25th Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration. “Small businesses are the engine of our national economy,” McMahon said upon … Continue reading

February 16, 2017

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