Indians to Play in MFA Oil-Break Time Shootout
Pacific will play in the 22nd MFA Oil-Break Time Shootout at Mizzou Arena in Columbia Sunday, Jan. 18.
Seattle Pacific University hosts Tent City 3 again
Encampment residents hope for another meaningful exchange with the students
Historical City Hall building should be preserved, H.B. panel says
A historical building that a developer wants to partially demolish to pave the way for a mixed-use project should be preserved where it stands, the Huntington Beach Planning Commission decided Tuesday night.
Can Acapulco Bounce Back?
On a recent Sunday afternoon, I sat with Enrique Diaz Clavel, an 81-year-old historian who has spent his life documenting the evolution of Acapulco, Mexico's most famous Pacific coast beach resort city. "From the ?40s to the ?70s, that was the Golden Age of Acapulco," he told me. During this [...]
Philippine casino operators up the ante in Asian gaming -- Fitch
GAMING in the Asia-Pacific is set to become more competitive in the next two years, with Philippine casino operators at state-run Entertainment City upping the ante, credit watchdog Fitch Ratings said yesterday.
City opens new growth areas for investors
ILOILO City is fast growing in terms of economic growth centers as there is an urgent need for new growth areas in the city of top of existing business hubs. This was announced by Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog in his yearend report to the local media here.
Quake hits off Panama's Pacific coast, no damage reported
PANAMA CITY (Reuters) - A magnitude 5.5 earthquake struck off Panama's Pacific coast on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of damage. The USGS said the quake, initially reported as having a magnitude of 6.0, was relatively shallow at a depth of 6.2 miles (10 km) below the seabed. It struck in the early evening 132 miles (213 km) south of the town of ...
City of Dreams launches branded poker tournaments
PokerStars has launched a branded, live poker room at Melco Crown Philippines? City of Dreams Manila, the new integrated casino resort that is poised to become a premier leisure and entertainment destination in the country.In a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange, Melco Crown said PokerStars LIVE Manila follows Macau to become the second PokerStars live poker room operating in Asia.It ...
CPMC falls short on hiring pledge to gain OK for new hospital
California Pacific Medical Center fell short of a first-year local hiring target it agreed to as part of a deal with the city for a $2 billion overhaul of its medical facilities in San Francisco, including building two new hospitals, a city report shows. The Sutter Health-affiliated hospital group had a target of hiring 19 entry-level workers last year from economically disadvantaged backgrounds ...
Delayed flights irk passengers at NAIA 3
MANILA, Philippines---Delayed and canceled flights of an airline company irked passengers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) on Christmas Eve. Numerous passengers of Cebu Pacific at the NAIA Terminal 3 in Pasay City were complaining that the airline company did not inform them ahead of the delayed and canceled flights, leaving most of the travelers clueless. Sam Audrey ...