Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Let's Do The News! (July 3, 2018)

- A magnitude 5.5 quake rattled Nasugbu, Batangas, at 1225 hours local time. PHIVOLCS traced the quake's epicenter at 25km southwest of Nasugbu. It's tectonic in origin and has a depth of 123km.

- The Malacanang expressed regret over last night's brawl between Gilas Pilipinas and Australia Boomers. A FIBA World Cup qualifying match plunged into chaos when a vicious fight broke out between the Philippines and Australian teams at the Philippine Arena in Bulacan last night. The incident occurred when a hard foul by Gilas guard Roger Ray Pogoy on Australia’s Chris Goulding was followed by an elbow hit from Australia’s Daniel Kickert.

- Japan picked Lockheed Martin's advanced radar for its multibillion-dollar missile defense system, according to reports.

- A senior Roman Catholic cleric was sentenced by the Australian court to 12 months in detention due to the cover-up of child sex abuse charges. Newcastle Magistrate Robert Stone ordered Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson to serve at least 6 months before he is eligible for parole.

- German Chancellor Angela Merkel reached a deal Monday on migration with her rebellious interior minister, Horst Seehofer, defusing a bitter row that had threatened her government.

- Food and medical help reached 13 members of a Thai youth football team found rake thin but alive, huddled on a ledge deep inside a flooded cave nine days after they went missing, as the focus turned to how to get them out.

- The rise of SUVs in American roads had caused to the rising death rates with fatality rates gone up to 46% since 2009, according to reports.

- Honda pulls the plug on the ASIMO program after 18 years, according to reports.

- The Honda Civic Type R sets a new Silverstone front-wheel drive record at 2:31.32, with touring car legend Matt Neal behind the wheel.

- Lanzante will showcase the McLaren P1 GT at next week's Goodwood Festival of Speed.

- The Loud House will be spawning a spin-off show starring Ronnie Anne and the Casagrandes soon on Nickelodeon.


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