September 2013 News Archives

Sep 30, 2013

Mitoy Yonting: The Voice of the Philippines 2013 Grand Winner

The Voice of the Philippines Grand Winner
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Mitoy Yonting: The Voice PH Grand Winner Credit: NPPA Images Team Lea’s Mitoy Yonting emerged as the very first winner of The Voice of the Philippines during the Grand Finale Showdown at the Newport Performing Arts Theater of Resorts World Manila in Pasay City on Sunday, September 29, 2013. Mitoy became the first grand champion […]

Sep 28, 2013

Hornets terrorize China: Asian Giant Hornets Swarms Rural Areas

Hornets terrorize China
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Hornets terrorize China Credit: Henry Samuel/Telegraph The Asian giant Hornets terrorized China residents walking through fields and wooden areas in the Shaanxi province. Chinese officials issued alert to their citizens over a series of hornet attacks in rural areas. As of posting, the stinging insect has killed over 28 individuals and injured hundreds of people. […]

Sep 15, 2013

Mayweather vs. Canelo: Floyd Jr. Beats Alvarez via Unanimous Decision

Mayweather vs. Canelo
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Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Saul Canelo Alvarez Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports Floyd Mayweather Jr. was so dominant during his bout versus Saul Canelo Alvarez. The final score however ended up with a controversial score from one of the judge. Mayweather easily won over Alvarez at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada […]

Sep 14, 2013

World’s shortest woman: Jyoti Amge Promotes 2014 Guinness Book (Video)

world's shortest woman visits new york
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World’s shortest woman Credit: Video grab/CBS The world’s shortest woman arrived in New York City on Thursday, September 12, 2013 to promote the latest Guinness World Records 2014 book. Jyoti Amge, the shortest living woman in the world standing at 24.7 inches tall and weighing 12 pounds, made a public appearance at the Empire State […]

Sep 4, 2013

727-pound alligator caught in Mississippi, breaks record of state’s largest alligator captured

727-pound alligator caught in Mississippi, breaks record of state's largest alligator captured
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A 727-pound alligator was caught and killed in Mississippi by a first-time hunter and his friends, as shown in the photo below. The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks, which sponsored the alligator hunting season, said that it is now the largest alligator to be captured in the state. Dustin Brockman and the 727-pound […]

Sep 3, 2013

Microsoft buys Nokia smartphone business for $7.2 billion

Microsoft buys Nokia smartphone business for $7.2 billion
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Microsoft buys Nokia‘s Devices & Services business, license Nokia‘s patents, and license and use Nokia‘s mapping services in cold cash, amounting to around $7.2 billion. This is according to the joint press release of Microsoft Corporation and Nokia Corporation this Monday, September 2, 2013, as announced by the Boards of Directors for both companies. Microsoft […]