June 2012 News Archives

Jun 30, 2012

Robert Jaworski jersey No 7 retires, Ginebra San Miguel to honor ‘Big J’

Robert Jaworski jersey No 7 retires, Ginebra San Miguel to honor 'Big J'
By in Asia, Basketball, Sports No comments

Manila, Philippines – Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) icon Robert ‘Sonny’ Jaworski Sr, also known as the ‘Big J‘ and ‘The Living Legend‘, will be honored by his former team, Ginebra San Miguel, by retiring his jersey No. 7 early next month. Robert Jaworski, showing his jersey No 7 Image Credit: Asti Flores/GMA News As noted […]


Jun 30, 2012

Olsen twins’ fur backpack worth around $17,000 slammed by PETA, calls them ‘Trollsen Twins’ (Photo)

Olsen twins' fur backpack worth around $17,000 slammed by PETA, calls them 'Trollsen Twins' (Photo)
By in Fashion, Lifestyle, United States No comments

Updated: December 4, 2012 11:10 a.m. Read Olsens’ $55,000 handbags with prescription pills to go on sale starting December 12 (Photo) Olsen twins Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have been recently slammed by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) for their fur backpack, which reportedly cost around $17,000, as shown in the photo below. […]


Jun 30, 2012

Lamar Odom returns to LA Clippers, via a four-team trade, Mo Williams to play for Utah Jazz

Lamar Odom returns to LA Clippers, via a four-team trade, Mo Williams to play for Utah Jazz
By in Basketball, Sports, United States No comments

Lamar Odom will return to LA Clippers and Mo Williams will move to Utah Jazz, which is part of a four-team trade, a day after the NBA Draft 2012 transpired where Anthony Davis was the No. 1 pick and will play for the New Orleans Hornets. Lamar Odom Image Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images As featured […]


Jun 30, 2012

Tom Cruise divorce: Katie Holmes concern with daughter over Scientology, wants child custody, reports say

Tom Cruise divorce: Katie Holmes concern with daughter over Scientology, wants child custody, reports say
By in Entertainment, Hollywood, United States No comments

Updated: July 10, 2012 3:10 a.m. Read Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes divorce settlement reached as agreed by couple, lawyer says Katie Holmes is reportedly concern with Suri, her 6-year old daughter with Tom Cruise, which is allegedly the main reason why the couple split, after Katie filed for divorce last Thursday and asking for sole […]


Jun 30, 2012

Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes split, Katie files for divorce after 5 years of marriage

Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes split, Katie files for divorce after 5 years of marriage
By in Entertainment, Hollywood, United States No comments

Updated: July 10, 2012 3:10 a.m. Read Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes divorce settlement reached as agreed by couple, lawyer says Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes have announced their split, after Katie filed for divorce in New York on Thursday, June 28, 2012, ending their 5-year marriage and is reportedly asking for sole custody over their […]


Jun 30, 2012

Emirates Air Line Cable Car: London’s first cable car opens to public

Emirates Air Line Cable Car
By in Europe, Sports, World No comments

The Emirates Air Line cable car, Britain‘s first urban cable car service, was reportedly opened to the public on Thursday, June 28, 2012. Emirates Air Line Cable Car Image Credit: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images The £62.6 million London cable car project has been described as the most expensive in the world. Emirates, a Dubai airline, shouldered […]


Jun 30, 2012

Buckingham Palace Exhibit to Display 10,000 Diamonds

Queen Victoria's Small Diamond Crown
By in Amazing, Europe, Fashion, Lifestyle, World No comments

Over 10,000 diamonds collected by six monarchs over three centuries will be on display during a Buckingham Palace exhibit, according to curator Caroline de Guitaut on Friday, June 29, 2012. Queen Victoria’s Small Diamond Crown Image Credit: REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth Among the more than 10,000 gems going on display include a coronation necklace and other gems […]


Jun 30, 2012

Tear Down House in Belvedere, California is Worth $4.2 Million (Photo)

Tear-down house
By in Lifestyle, United States, World No comments

A couple in Belvedere, California bought a $4.2 million house beside their home and tear it down, according to an ABC News report on Friday, June 29, 2012. A $4.2 Million Tear-Down House in Belvedere, California Image Credit: ABC News The move by Clark and Sharon Winslow, who lives at 337 Belvedere Avenue, is becoming […]


Jun 29, 2012

RIM to cut 5,000 jobs worldwide, delays Blackberry 10 until 2013, after a $518 million loss in Q1 2013 fiscal year

RIM to cut 5,000 jobs worldwide, delays Blackberry 10 until 2013, after a $518 million loss in Q1 2013 fiscal year
By in Business, North America, Smartphone, Technology No comments

Blackberry maker Research in Motion (RIM) announced on Thursday, June 28, 2012 that the launch of Blackberry 10 smartphone, which was earlier set in late of this year, was re-scheduled in the first quarter (Q1) of 2013 calendar year; and that the company will also cut around 5,000 jobs worldwide. RIM CEO Thorsten Heins showing […]


Jun 29, 2012

NBA Draft 2012 Results: Anthony Davis No. 1 pick, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 2nd, Bradley Beal third

NBA Draft 2012 Results: Anthony Davis No. 1 pick, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 2nd, Bradley Beal third
By in Basketball, Sports, United States No comments

Anthony Davis of Kentucky Wildcats was the No. 1 pick during the NBA Draft 2012, which was held on Thursday, June 28, 2012, at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey; with Michael Kidd-Gilchrist being the second pick while Bradley Beal went on as third. NBA Commissioner David Stern (left), shaking hands with Anthony Davis, […]