Articles By Vittorio Hernandez

Pacquiao vs. Marquez

From Sports Dec 02

Pacquiao Hits Back At Mayweather In Latest Instagram Post

The dream match between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr still hangs in the air since there is nothing yet concrete between the two camps save for negotiations and offers.

Singer Susan Boyle sings "You'll never walk alone" before the Champions League play-off round second leg soccer match between Celtic and Helsingborgs IF at Parkhead stadium in Glasgow, Scotland August 29, 2012.

From Entertainment Dec 02

Susan Boyle Moves From ‘NBSB’ To ‘In A Relationship’

In her Facebook account, Britain's Got Talent 2009 runner-up Susan Boyle did not alter her status to "In a relationship," but did admit to The Sun in an interview that she has a boyfriend. The 53-year-old singing sensation met him in a hotel when she was on a US tour.

A man walks to a train of Deutsche Bahn railway operator at the main train station in Frankfurt November 21, 2014.

From Companies Dec 02

Deutsche Bahn Seeks $3B Damage From 13 Airlines For Price Fixing

Deustche Bahn, the German state-owned railway, filed a new lawsuit in Germany and the U.S. seeking over $3 billion in damage from 13 air cargo companies for price fixing. Included in the lawsuit is Australian flag carrier Qantas which has paid over $160 million for increasing the price of freight via fuel and security surcharges between 2000 and 2006.

U.S. President Barack Obama and his daughters, Sasha (C), and Malia (R), participate in the annual turkey pardoning ceremony marking the 67th presentation of the National Thanksgiving Turkey while in the White House in Washington, November 26, 2014.

From Politics & Policy Dec 02

Lautengate: GOP Staffer Quits Over Malia & Sasha Posts; Netizens Expose She Was Allegedly Caught Shoplifting As A Teenager

The turkeys were pardoned for Thanksgiving, but netizens were not willing to extend the same forgiveness to Elizabeth Lauten, the communications director of Republican Rep. Steve Fincher. Her criticisms of the behavior of Malia and Sasha Obama through a Facebook newsfeed became viral and created a political storm too powerful for her to handle.

A woman walks past a window displaying Christmas decorations outside a department store in Tokyo November 25, 2010. Retailers across Australia and Japan are bracing for tight fisted shoppers to hold out for bargains in the lead-up to the ciritical holiday

From Economy Dec 01

Australians Plan To Spend $8.3B On Christmas Presents; Melbourne CBD Shop To Remain Open Until 9 PM

It would be a happy yearend for Australian retailers with the ka-ching of cash registers expected to ring more often for the last month of 2014. Comparison Web site estimates that Aussies will spend $8.3 billion for Christmas presents shopping alone.

Manny Pacquiao (L) of the Philippines punches Chris Algieri of the U.S. during their World Boxing Organisation (WBO) 12-round welterweight title fight at the Venetian Macao hotel in Macau November 23, 2014.

From Sports Dec 01

WBC Supports Pacquiao-Mayweather Bout; UAE Offers $110M Guaranteed Purse

The World Boxing Council (WBC), which considers Floyd Mayweather Jr as its current welterweight title holder, has joined the growing list of boxing organisations and individuals that are pushing for Mayweather to box against Filipino champ Manny Pacquiao.

U.S. boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. (R) sits with Shantel Jackson (L) courtside at the NBA basketball game between the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Clippers in Los Angeles December 30, 2011.

From Health Dec 01

Floyd Mayweather Defends Posting Of Shantel Jackson’s Sonogram

Both being public figures is a licence for boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr to post copies of the sonogram of his former fiancé Shantel Jackson as well as share to the public that she had an abortion.

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks, along with daughters Sasha and Malia (R),before pardoning the National Thanksgiving Turkey "Cheese" (not pictured) at the White House in Washington November 26, 2014.

From Politics & Policy Dec 01

Calls For Firing Of Republican Staffer Elizabeth Lauten Grow Stronger Over Facebook Criticism Of Obama Daughters

A Republican staffer is in the eye of a political storm after she criticised the behaviour of Malia and Sasha at the traditional Turkey Pardoning Ceremony in the White House. Elizabeth Lauten, communications director of Rep. Stephen Lee, described the teen presidential daughters as disrespectful and classless.

Gamers During The 2014 Electronic Entertainment Expo

From Tech Dec 01

Aussie Female Journalist Turns Table On 2 Boys Who Threatened To Rape Her By Telling Their Mums

Rape threats are considered grave, so an Australian female gaming journalist who received them online turned the tables on her stalkers. But it turned out that the would-be sexual molesters are just boys.

A view of skyrise buildings in Manila's Makati financial district May 3, 2013. Standard

From Global Markets Nov 28

While Asian Property Markets Are Cooling, 92% Of Philippine Real Estate Agents & Brokers Are Positive About Next 12 Months

Cooling measures put in place by some Asian government such as Hong Kong and Singapore had displaced demand for real estate in the region. Because of the significant impact of the measures on transaction volumes, market experts foresee some of those restrictions being lifted in the next 12 months, f...