Articles By Vittorio Hernandez

Jessica Sanchez sings the Philippine National Anthem before the welterweight title fight between Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines and Timothy Bradley of the U.S. at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada April 12, 2014. Pacquiao won by unanimous

From Sports 11:55 pm

Boxing News 2014: Born-Again Christian Pastors Get Top Rank OK To Sing National Anthem, Rapper Ja Rule To Sing Star-Spangled Banner

It's official. American Idol runner-up Jessica Sanchez lost again. Not to an American belter but to born-again Christian pastors whom Top Rank Promotions approved on Friday to sing the Philippine national anthem on Nov 22 before the much-awaited bout between Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri.

The new Prime Minister of Australia Tony Abbott, Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss and Foreign Minister Julie Bishop sing the national anthem before the official swearing in of government ministers at the Government House in Canberra September 18, 2013.

From Politics & Policy Nov 21

Australian Deputy PM Warren Truss In Hospital For Colitis

Australian Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss is in a Brisbane hospital for gastroenteritis and acute dehydration. He has been in the medical facility for at least one day.

Manny Pacquiao (L) from the Philippines and Chris Algieri of the U.S. react as they pose during a news conference at Venetian Macao in Macau August 25, 2014. Pacquiao will defend his WBO welterweight title against Algieri at the Venetian's Cotai Arena in

From Sports Nov 21

Boxing News 2014: Chris Algieri’s Parents Are Manny Pacquiao Fans

The Nov 22 Pacquiao-Algieri fight at the Cotai Arena in Macau will probably go down in boxing history as the cleanest one in terms of no trash talk exchanged at all between the two opponents. Only bold predictions that they will win the match and until what round will his opponent last were heard.

The trophy and tiara given to Maria Jose Alvarado when she became Miss Honduras World 2014 are seen at her house in Santa Barbara November 19, 2014. The bodies of Alvarado, 19, and her sister Sofia, 23, were found buried near a river in the mountainous re

From Law Nov 20

Killer Even Joined Search For Beauty Queen & Sister, Uncle Reveals; Honduras Won’t Send Replacement Candidate To Miss World

So as not to be suspected as the gunman, Plutarco Ruiz, the self-confessed killer of Miss Honduras Mary Jose Alvarado and her sister Sofia Trinidad, even came to the Alvarado residence after the two went missing on Thursday and invited the family to lunch. He returned for several days to help search for the women, disclosed Claudio Cecilio Munoz, the maternal uncle of the ill-fated siblings.

Police are seen through a window (R) as they investigate a shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Washington October 24, 2014. A student fatally shot one classmate and wounded four others when he opened fire in the cafeteria of the sch

From Law Nov 20

Gunman Wounds 3 Students In Florida State University Shooting

Another gun violence incident hit a US campus on Thursday morning, wounding three students when the gunman open fired outside the Florida State University's Stozier Library.

Handcrafted dolls are displayed next to World Cup souvenir magnets in a store at Sao Jose Municipal Market in Recife, northeastern Brazil April 5, 2014. Recife is one of the host cities for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

From Science Nov 20

Accidental Electrocution Makes 12-Year-Old Russian Boy ‘Magnetic’ Similar To X-Men Character

Twelve-year-old Russian Nikolai Kryaglyachenko has a magnetic personality. Not the type that attracts the beautiful Russian women, but an ability to draw metallic objects to his body because of an accidental electrocution accident recently.

Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri

From Sports Nov 20

Boxing News 2014: Pacquiao Considers Ditching Jessica Sanchez To Sing Philippine National Anthem In Favour Of Born-Again Pastors; Stallone & Schwarzenegger to Watch Bout

Filipino champ Manny Pacquiao just broke another world record. No, he had not added another title to his current crowns in eight boxing divisions, but he broke the number of an entourage to accompany a boxer.

Maria Jose Alvarado participates in a beauty contest in San Pedro Sula April 26, 2014. Alvarado has been found murdered just days before she was due to compete in the Miss World pageant in London, police said on November 19, 2014. The bodies of Alvarado,

From Law Nov 20

Jealousy Behind Shooting Of Miss Honduras & Sister, BF Confesses

Plutarco Antonio Ruiz, the boyfriend of Sofia Trinidad, the sister of Miss Honduras Maria Jose Alvarado, admitted on Wednesday killing the two women because he got jealous that Trinidad danced with another man at a birthday party.

Homeless boys look out at the Strait of Gibraltar near the port in Tangier October 10, 2009. More than 10,000 homeless minors live on the streets of Morocco according to the Al Jaima association, an association that works with street kids. Most of them ar

From Law Nov 20

Most Male Sex Workers In Australia Get Clients From Online Escort Sites, Not On Streets

Information technology has also benefitted male sex trade workers in Australia. Most of them get clients from online dating sites, unlike some of their female counterparts who still walk the streets to find customers.

A woman looks at the painting 'The Banquet of Gina and Ginia' by artist Warren Lane at the Bald Archy Prize exhibition in Sydney April 6, 2013. The portrait depicting Australia's iron ore magnate Gina Rinehart eating a chocolate cake as her daughter Ginia

From Companies Nov 20

Gina Rinehart Loses Bid To Keep Family Feud Lawsuit Details Private; 2 Estranged Children Seek Millions In Mining Profit

Australians could expect a fresh round of juicy details about the country's biggest family feud involving its richest person - Gina Rinehart and her four adult children, two of whom are estranged from the mining tycoon.