Sušić: Spahić Returns, Džeko Stays Captain

first_img“The captain of the national football team of B&H stays Edin Džeko.” – pointed out for Anadolu Agency Safet Sušić, the selector of the national football team of B&H. He placed Emir Spahić, former captain of the team who finished officially his carrier in the team, on the list of the representatives again.Questioned if Spahić will come, Sušić answered:“He will. We arranged it all. He called me before the match with Cyprus and wished me luck. When we lost I called him back and asked him to return to the team. I gave him a few days to think it over. We spoke several times and arranged it all finally on Saturday. So, Spahić will be a member of the team again and will be of great use to us in the qualifying matches for the EURO 2016. Without him our defence is much weaker. I saw that during the match against Cyprus and that is why I decided to call him back.”The selector said to Spahić that Džeko remains captain. Spahić approved it with thrill, because he and Džeko are great friends.- said Sušić.22 other players are on Sušić’s list for the qualifications for the EC against Wales and Belgium: Asmir Begović, Jasmin Fejzić, Ratko Dujković – golmani; Ognjen Vranješ, Ermin Bičakčić, Toni Šunjić, Avdija Vršajević, Mensur Mujdža, Sejad Salihović, Gojko Cimirot, Haris Medunjanin, Senad Lulić, Miralem Pjanić, Izet Hajrović, Goran Zakarić, Sanjin Prcić, Anel Hadžić, Tino Sven Sušić, Muhamed Bešić, Edin Džeko, Vedad Ibišević and  Edin Višća.The footballers of the BH national team will gather on October 6th in the Training centre of the Football federation of B&H in Zenica.B&H will play against Wales in Cardiff on October 10th at 19:45 o’clock while three days later it will host Belgium in Zenica, in a match to be held at 20:45 o’clock. In the first round of qualifications B&H was defeated at home by Cyprus with 1:2 which really was a surprise.(Source: Klix)last_img read more

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Middletown Promotes Three Police Officers

first_imgMIDDLETOWN – The Middletown Township Police Department has promoted one officer to the rank of Lieutenant and two officers to the rank of sergeant.Interim Lieutenant Sean P. Sweeney has been promoted to Lieutenant. Interim Sergeants Charles J. Higgins and Jason M. Caruso accepted their oaths of office at the Township Committee meeting Monday.“These promotions represent a significant milestone in their careers, and they should be very proud of everything they have accomplished,” said Police Chief R. Craig Weber. “I am confident they will continue to do a good job for the department.”Lieutenant Sweeney, a Monmouth County resident, was promoted to the rank of Sergeant in 2010.He joined the Middletown Police Department in 2002. He was previously employed as a Union Beach dispatcher and Special Officer. He attended the Monmouth County Police Academy for Special 1 and Class A Certification. Lt. Sweeney has also studied criminal justice at Brookdale Community College.His parents, Michael and Betty Sweeney, his children Eric, Ashley, Jena and Patrick and his girlfriend Lynn Nelson were in attendance when he accepted his oath of office.Sergeant Higgins joined the Middletown Police Department in 2006. During his tenure he has served as a Field Training Officer. Sgt. Higgins is the recipient of a Middletown Township Life Saving Award and a MADD Award. He has studied criminal justice at Brookdale Community College and Montclair State University. Sgt. Higgins, an EMT, currently resides in Middletown. He’s originally from Manasquan.His wife Jamie, daughters Hailey and Rylee and his son Luke were in attendance when he accepted his oath of office.Sergeant Caruso, a Monmouth County resident, joined the Middletown Police Department in 2008. He graduated first in his class at the Monmouth County Police Academy and has a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Monmouth University. He resides in Howell.His wife Lauren and parents Deborah and Michael Caruso were in attendance when he accepted his oath of office.– Madelynne Kislovsky contributed to this storylast_img read more

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Slaughterhouse To Curtail Operations In Shrewsbury; Meat Processing To Continue

first_imgBy John BurtonUpdate: On March 10 the U.S. Department of Agriculture confirmed that Catelli Brothers Veal and Lamb requested and received last week a voluntary withdrawal of inspection at its slaughterhouse facility, 696-768 Broad St. Under USDA regulations, inspectors for the department’s Food Safety and Inspection Services are required to be onsite at the slaughterhouse during operating hours.“The last day of slaughter and inspected operations at the facility was Feb. 12,” said John McIntire, USDA spokesman.SHREWSBURY – Catelli Brothers, a veal and lamb supplier and slaughterhouse, will no longer use its Broad Street location as a slaughterhouse.According to the state Department of Agriculture, Catelli Brothers plans to cease using the 696-768 Broad Street location for that use, but will continue to use the site for processing meat.A state department official had no additional information on the company’s plan.Repeated calls over the past week to Anthony Catelli, company president, at his Collingswood facility, and calls to the Broad Street facility, were not returned by press time.But Mayor Donald Burden acknowledged that an area resident had recently said there continues to be activity at the Broad Street site as animals are delivered overnight.That, Burden said, has been a long-standing complaint from residential neighbors.The location also has long been the recipient of the wrath from animal rights groups who regularly stage demonstrations there. One group, NJ Farm Animal Save, has scheduled a demonstration/vigil at the Broad Street location from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, March 13.The Broad Street facility also attracted public attention and a reaction from the U.S. Department of Agriculture in January 2014. At that time the Humane Society of the United States released a video secretly recorded by an employee of the slaughterhouse allegedly showing employees mistreating animals, with critics accusing the operation of violating federal law in its treatment of animals.In response to the video, the U.S. Department of Agriculture withdrew its inspectors, who are required to be on site while the slaughterhouse is operating, and closed the location for five days.USDA representatives did not immediately respond to requests for comment.“This was a facility that was notorious for animal cruelty,” said Paul Shapiro, vice president of farm animal protection for the humane society. “It was a horror show. Animals that were too sick to even stand or walk to their own death were being forced into the slaughter plant to be killed, sometimes in wheelbarrows or in other devises or dragged in,” he recalled of the video.On its website, Catelli Brothers stated “At all times, our objective is to ensure the animals’ well being, from time on veal farms through transportation to harvest and processing…” and its Shrewsbury facility was designed using guidelines established by Temple Grandin, an authority on humane animal handling.The Catelli Brothers have been in business since 1981. In 2010 the company merged with Delimax USA to form the Fontelli Food Group, one of the largest veal and lamb organizations in North America.The Catelli Brothers have operated the Shrewsbury location for approximately 21 years. Prior to that, it had been Marx Bros., which according to some sources had been operating a slaughterhouse there since at least the 1940s.At that time Shrewsbury was a largely rural, farming community, where such a business would have been more in keeping with the surroundings than in its current iteration as the business district of a suburban area, Burden noted.last_img read more

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Wolfpack roars back to capture Soccer Quest Christmas Tourney

first_imgIt wasn’t much of a start, but it’s all how you finish in any sport.Team Wolfpack reeled off four straight wins — including a 7-4 triumph in the final over The Steelers — to capture the Christmas Classic Indoor Tournament recently at the Soccer Quest Facility.Titouan Chopin, Luke Mori and Jules Chopin all scored in the final to spark Team Wolfpack to the victory.The victors once again struggled at the start of the final, falling behind 3-1 to The Steelers.But goalkeeper Ryan Lewis held Wolfpack in the game with a few key saves before the offence finally go into gear.Sarah Fuhr also scored for Team Wolfpack.Team Wolfpack finished the round robin on tops after winning three of four games.last_img

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Kootenay Lake Fishing Report

first_imgKerry Reed of Reel Adventures Charters is here to give his monthly fishing report. So read and enjoy.Kootenay Lake Again, inconsistent weather made it hard to get out there.  But, when we did we had some good days on the river.  Healthy Rainbows averaging two to five pounds were being caught.  Fly-fishing with streamers seemed to work pretty well, as well as bottom fishing with bait. The fishing remained slow for the month of March, however we did hook into some big fish.  Mostly Bull Trout, but there was the odd Rainbow caught that was of size. We didn’t spend as much time out there as we normally do.  Probably due to the inconsistent weather that March brought us. The ice has finally thawed and the lake is fishing well.  A nice alternative to fishing Kootenay Lake is a trip up to Duncan.  Lots of Bull Trout being caught daily up to 12 pounds lately. In summary, it looks like the warmer weather will create some of our best fishing coming up.  So, Let’s Go Fishing……………………  Tight lines……………………….  Kerry Reed Reel Adventures Sportfishing 250-505-4963 www.reeladventuresfishing.com Some exciting days left on the Duncan.  Looking forward to the next few weeks. But our most successful lures have been:  Lyman plugs # 16, 73, 98, & 135.  Also using our favorite bucktail flies have produced a few good fish.  Lucky numbers for the flies have been:  210, 215, 228, 234. But now that the weather has started to show signs of spring, we are getting out more often.  Maybe the warmer temperatures will trigger the fish’s eating habits.  Since the beginning of the warm weather, we have had a few Rainbows up to 10 pounds, so hope the trend continues and the fish get bigger.center_img That’s the million-dollar question.  Since most of the fish haven’t been feeding much anyways, we are trying everything in the box. The beginning of April saw the one-week opening of Kokanee fishing in the west arm.  It was a welcome addition to our fishery.  Not a huge crowd of boats out there, but the regular crews seemed to do well.  Most people catching their limit within the first hour or two.  Looking forward to the May opening, as these fish should be even bigger.  What are they biting on?? As the weather warms up, we should see some fantastic fishing.  Looking forward to spring finally showing up.   Duncan Lake: We have been noticing a lot more small Rainbows showing up now as the weather warms.  So, hopefully the big ones follow suit.  Columbia River: Our most productive depths have been 25 – 65 feet. Favorite lures on Duncan have been Lyman plugs in all colors.  As well as coyote spoons and flasher/hoochie combo. By Kerry Reed, Reel Adventures ChartersMarch is done and April is in full stride. So there’s plenty of time this year to hook a big one on Kootenay Lake.last_img read more

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Women’s Basketball Closes WNIT with Home Game Against Liberty on Friday

first_img DES MOINES, Iowa – The Drake University women’s basketball team closes its 2017 Preseason WNIT appearance with a consolation home game against Liberty on Friday. Tipoff in the first-ever meeting between the teams is set for 7 p.m. at the Knapp Center. The game will be broadcast on The Valley on ESPN3. Following Friday’s game, Drake hits the road for three-consecutive road games. Up first for the Bulldogs is a trip to Laramie, Wyo. to play Wyoming on Nov. 21. Drake closes the week with two games at the Rocky Mountain Hoops Classic hosted by Colorado, Nov. 24-25. The Valley on ESPN3 Liberty (1-1) is a member of the Big South Conference. The Lady Flames are coming off a 74-50 loss at No. 24 Michigan on Sunday. Liberty defeated Old Dominion 63-55 in its season opener. Friday’s game against Drake is the third of five-straight road games to start the season for the Lady Flames. Liberty is led in scoring by the 2017 Big South Freshman of the Year, Keyen Green, with a team-leading 9.5 points and 6.5 rebounds averages. Story Links Drake Game Notes Buy Tickets Drake (1-1, RV) lost at 2017 Elite 8 participant and No. 10 Oregon, 110-77, on Sunday to send the Bulldogs to the consolation bracket. The Bulldogs trailed by single digits early in the third quarter, but the Ducks ripped off a 13-2 scoring run to pull away for the win and send them to the semifinals, where they will play at Texas A&M on Thursday. Drake was led in scoring for the second-straight game by redshirt sophomore Sara Rhine (Eldon, Mo.) who scored 14 points. Freshman Katie Van Scyoc (Green Lake, Wis.) came off the bench and added a career-high 11 points behind a career-best three three-pointers. Sophomores Becca Hittner (Urbandale, Iowa) and Brenni Rose (Shawnee, Kan.) each finished with 10 points while junior Sammie Bachrodt (Wichita, Kan.) just missed double figures with nine points to go with four assists. Live Stats Liberty Game Notes Season ticket holders will receive tickets as a part of their season ticket package. Season ticket holders with season ticket cards will be able use their card as admission to the game. Season ticket holders with printed, paper tickets must visit the Knapp Center Ticket Office to pick up their game tickets. Tickets may be picked up during regular weekly office hours from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. or at the Will Call windows on game day. Tickets will be left under the account name. Ticket InformationTickets for Friday are now available for purchase. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for youth (ages 3-18). Tickets can be purchased at the Knapp Center Ticket Office, by calling 515-271-3647, or visiting www.draketix.com. Drake students receive complimentary tickets using their Drake ID. Print Friendly Versionlast_img read more

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New law to protect consumers

first_imgThe DTI’s Zodwa Ntuli said the overall aim of the new law was to ensure fair, competitive and responsible markets that work well for consumers and promote ethical business practices. The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is set to embark on a countrywide campaign to educate South Africans about the effects of the country’s new consumer protection law. “Consumers drive competitiveness and economic growth. Well-informed consumers stimulate innovation, better quality products and services, and competitive prices.” “The Bill will also ensure that consumers are able to make well-informed buying decisions and access a wide range of products and services based on honest and fair marketing,” Ntuli said in Pretoria this week. Consumer activism It also calls for the establishment of the National Consumer Commission, a body that would be tasked with investigating consumer complaints. Ntuli added that the DTI wanted to educate consumers not only about their rights under the new law, but also their responsibilities in ensuring the effective implementation of the law. Consumer information 13 February 2009 The Consumer Protection Bill has been passed by Parliament and is awaiting President Kgalema Motlanthe’s signature before becoming an Act. The new law provides for the accreditation of consumer groups that lodge complaints on behalf of consumers, and could provide financial support for consumer advice, education, publications, research and dispute resolution. SAinfo reporter Would you like to use this article in your publication or on your website? See: Using SAinfo materiallast_img read more

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Twitter, LinkedIn Cut Deal – We’re Still Waiting for the Big Announcement

first_imgWhy Tech Companies Need Simpler Terms of Servic… Top Reasons to Go With Managed WordPress Hosting Tags:#Analysis#Messaging Services#web 8 Best WordPress Hosting Solutions on the Market marshall kirkpatrickcenter_img A Web Developer’s New Best Friend is the AI Wai… Related Posts Twitter and LinkedIn are announcing a deal tonight that will allow LinkedIn users to publish status updates to their Twitter profiles and pull in some or all Twitter updates to their LinkedIn accounts. Wait a minute…the two social media companies with some of the most valuable, interesting data on the web made a deal and what do we get? Spammy Twitter streams clouding up our LinkedIn feeds and an occasional uptight Tweet on Twitter that was born inside LinkedIn? We’re still waiting for the meaty announcements everyone says are coming someday soon – that Twitter and LinkedIn are open for business.I don’t mean to be too grouchy, but this looks like just one more sweetheart Silicon Valley deal that has limited imagination and represents a lost opportunity for the kind of innovation everyone expects these kinds of companies to drive.In the announcement video recorded by LinkedIn’s Reid Hoffman and Twitter’s Biz Stone, both talked about how Twitter is great for business. What did they mean, though? They meant it’s a marketing platform, a way to get your message out further, etc. If you have something you want to say to everyone on LinkedIn, why not say it on Twitter too?But is business just about broadcasting your marketing message? What about the listening part of doing business, thoughtful analysis, responding to actionable information and market conditions? Conversations with your customers and business partners?Twitter is arguably better for listening than it is for broadcast and conversion of marketing messages. This kind of cross-posting deal falls short of the huge potential latent in the data both of these companies control and instead appeals to the craven broadcast-model of marketing. Challenging that broadcast-model is where many people believe social media derives its meaning. What could this look like? It could look like an option to view the employer and job title of anyone you see on Twitter or through a 3rd party Twitter interface. It could look like Twitter opening up its fire hose for unfettered 3rd party analysis and development – then you’d see social graph and content analysis done that gave a big boost to the User Experience on LinkedIn. (“This LinkedIn user has been conversing with friends on Twitter who were talking about ‘mobile,’ ‘Wisconsin’ and ‘gaming’ over the last 2 weeks.”)Whatever the case may be, both occupational data (LinkedIn) and social messaging data (Twitter) are rich green fields for mashups and analysis – but these two companies are holding back the tide of innovation by refusing to offer a clear path to their data by outside partners. LinkedIn partners with next to no one. Only large, established organizations like Business Week, the New York Times and now Twitter get access to LinkedIn data. Other services all around the web will tell you stories about reaching out to LinkedIn for API access and getting the cold shoulder.We wrote about this concern three weeks ago (“LinkedIn Hits 50 Million Users; Still a Roach Motel“) and the company told us then and today that big changes are coming to its API soon. That’s great. That’s something to look forward to, if cautiously. We’re years into the LinkedIn Platform today and there’s only a select few partners doing anything there so far.Likewise, Twitter is fabulously open with its data in some ways (on a per-item basis) – but it’s leaving a substantial number of outside developers frustrated because they can’t get their hands on the full feed of Twitter data (the fire hose) to analyze. Startup companies that do appear to have relationships with Twitter tell us things like “We won’t describe our relationship with Twitter to you and neither will anyone else who has one.” That’s charming. It’s unclear whether anyone but Google and Bing have access to all the Twitter data.Twitter investor and real-time web guru John Borthwick told us in another conversation today that he believes Twitter is just in its early days as a company, that there’s nothing mysterious going on. “I’m hoping there will be a click-thru EULA [End User Licensing Agreement] to the firehose [someday],” he wrote. (Emphasis added.)That sounds good.So everybody’s working on the wide-open web that so many of us want to see? Standards and APIs and open platforms to facilitate a new era of innovation are right around the corner?Sounds great. For now though what we get is a little cross-network message broadcasting. Hopefully it’s just the beginning.last_img read more

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The Passivhaus Institut in Germany Disowns Its U.S. Satellite

first_imgPHIUS is no longer authorized to sell PHPP softwareWhile he acknowledged that PHIUS’ founder, Katrin Klingenberg, “has done much to bring Passive House to the American market and we appreciate what PHIUS has achieved in the US,” Feist wrote that there was evidence that PHIUS had compromised the integrity of Passivhaus certification for some buildings by certifying them “without the requisite documentation.” He also said that PHIUS had made unauthorized sales of and changes to PHPP – this may be a reference to a version of the software, available in the U.S., that uses English, rather than metric, measurements – and, perhaps most important, had abandoned PHI’s examination protocol for the Certified Passive House Designer designation.Feist went on to say that PHI will continue to offer its own, English-language version of PHPP and will continue to offer and oversee Passive House Building Certification and Certified Passive House Designer testing and accreditation in the U.S. “We must make it clear that PHIUS may no longer rely on PHI’s name and expertise to bolster its own image,” Feist declared in his statement. “PHIUS is not authorized to sell the PHPP.”What’s not yet clear is what PHI’s action will mean for PHIUS, PHI activity in the U.S., and, most critically, for industry professionals previously accredited by PHIUS to handle Passivhaus project certifications and design. What will happen next?It’s also not clear what this will mean for the still-small Passivhaus market in the U.S. In some ways, the timing of the rift could be viewed as a setback for Passivhaus, because the standard is just emerging here. But the break also could be an opportunity for a group of stakeholders to launch a U.S.-only certification entity that is independent of PHI and PHIUS and, perhaps to avoid a few of the inevitable legal entanglements, independent of the names Passivhaus and Passive House.We’ll post more about the PHI-PHIUS rift and its possible consequences as more information and feedback from stakeholders become available. UPDATED 8/19/2011 with a link to PHIUS’s responseAs of August 18, there were no obvious indications on the Passive House Institute US website that the group’s relationship with European-based Passivhaus Institut – considered by some as the final arbiter of Passivhaus design and construction protocols – had changed dramatically. But in fact, the relationship between the Institute in Darmstadt, Germany, and its satellite in Urbana, Illinois, had been officially severed.Most people with an interest in Passivhaus construction by now know that Passivhaus Institut founder Wolfgang Feist, in a letter dated August 17, declared that “recent actions by PHIUS have culminated both in breaches of contract and good faith, unnecessarily reinforcing false divisions within the Passive House community. In light of PHIUS’ disregard for its standing agreements with PHI, we are left with no other choice but to suspend all standing contracts.” RELATED ARTICLES Reaction in the Passivhaus communityThe August 17 divorce announcement was a response to an earlier announcement by PHIUS that the Institute in Illinois would not abide by European requirements concerning teaching methods and curriculum used to train Passive House consultants for certification. “We plan to keep moving forward with the CPHC [certified Passive House consultant] designation and will not remove it from the U.S. market,” PHIUS announced. “We will offer an exam, which distinguishes the North American specialists as having skills and expertise beyond the scope of those required for the Certified European Passive House Designer credential. … PHIUS will no longer administer the European exam.”The announcement left American students in a quandary: they could either pursue certification from PHIUS — a certification that no longer has any international recognition — or could pursue a parallel certification from an internationally accredited training provider like the Passive House Academy of Wicklow, Ireland. (Sensing an economic opportunity, Irish Passivhaus trainers have been offering courses in the U.S. for several months.)Many U.S. observers were troubled by the PHIUS’s decision to ignore European mandates. New York architect Ken Levenson said, “There was unhappiness and widespread concern about PHIUS’s recent announcement that they will be doing their own certifications.”Levenson’s dismay is shared by many. “I’m very disappointed that the two organizations haven’t worked things out,” said Joe Giampietro, an architect and Passive House consultant in Seattle, Washington.According to Jesse Thompson, an architect and certified Passive House consultant in Portland, Maine, “A lot of people have been attracted to Passivhaus because it is simple. There are just three numbers, which makes the standard attractive. Designers and builders usually don’t enjoy politics and infighting.” The American Passive House Institute Responds to Dr. FeistRound 3: Wolfgang Feist Discusses the PHI-PHIUS SplitPassivhaus Combatants Continue To Speak OutThe contracts include those authorizing PHIUS as a Passivhaus project certifier and testing agency for Passivhaus certifiers and designers, and also as a distributor of Passive House Planning Package (PHPP), the software program used by architects and builders to assess the effects of design elements on energy efficiency. Exam confusionMany certified Passive House consultants in the U.S. have spent the last few days trying to figure out whether their credentials are internationally recognized. According to the Passivhaus Institut in Darmstadt, there were two types of exams conducted in the U.S. over the last few years: exams leading to “PHIUS’s self-created CPHC [certified Passive House consultant] label” and “international exams” recognized by the headquarters in Germany.According to a statement released by the Darmstadt institute, “PHIUS held these international exams, along with other course providers worldwide, in November 2010, January 2011, April 2011 and June 2011. The November and January exams have undergone final grading by PHI: all those who received the Passive House Designer certification directly from the Passive House Institute (PHI) following the taking of these exams have the international certification. This status remains unchanged by current developments.”The statement continued, “As for the other two exams given by PHIUS in April and June, PHI will do its best to ensure that these exams receive their final grading as well. All others may take the International Passive House Designer exam with any of the the 45 examination bodies worldwide, or, better yet, may achieve the international certification through the submission of a report documenting a Passive House building, planned by the applicant and certified by a PHI accredited Passive House Building Certifier.” PHIUS respondsOn the afternoon of August 18, 2011, PHIUS released a public response to Feist’s letter. For more details, see The American Passive House Institute Responds to Dr. Feist.Martin Holladay also contributed reporting for this story.last_img read more

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Foton downs Iriga, extends win run to 4

first_imgBrace for potentially devastating typhoon approaching PH – NDRRMC Kammuri turning to super typhoon less likely but possible — Pagasa LATEST STORIES Read Next Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Reigning champion Foton expectedly trounced Iriga City, 25-10, 25-23, 25-19, Tuesday in the Chooks to-Go-Philippine Superliga (PSL) Grand Prix at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan City.ADVERTISEMENT CPP denies ‘Ka Diego’ arrest caused ‘mass panic’ among S. Tagalog NPA Japan ex-PM Nakasone who boosted ties with US dies at 101 PH women’s volleyball team motivated to deliver in front of hometown crowd PLAY LIST 02:25PH women’s volleyball team motivated to deliver in front of hometown crowd00:50Trending Articles01:42Cops track down 4 persons of interest in ambush of DOLE employee01:37Protesters burn down Iran consulate in Najaf01:47Panelo casts doubts on Robredo’s drug war ‘discoveries’01:29Police teams find crossbows, bows in HK university01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games Stronger peso trims PH debt value to P7.9 trillioncenter_img PSL says Soltones fine sticks; PVL calls decision ‘absurd’ MOST READ QC cops nab robbery gang leader, cohort Sara Klisura of Serbia and skipper Jaja Santiago powered Foton to its fourth straight win in as many outings as Iriga solely missed the services of star player Gretchel Soltones, who was slapped a one-year ban by the league.Klisura paced the assault with 10 kills, a block and an ace for a total of 12 points while Santiago contributed 11 points.“The league and the team owners do not want this to happen to Soltones, but we have to honor and follow league rules,” PSLPresident Ramon ’Tats’ Suzara said. “All the PSL players are under contract with their respective squads and they follow our rules. No player is exempt from them.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSWATCH: Drones light up sky in final leg of SEA Games torch runSPORTSSEA Games: Philippines picks up 1st win in men’s water poloSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutFoton head coach Moro Branislav admitted that the Tornadoes relaxed a bit in the second set before they went for the kill in the deciding set.“We were a little easy in the second set. We relaxed which is very difficult. It was good thing the local and foreign players jelled in the deciding set to win the match,” Branislav said. Typhoon Kammuri accelerates, gains strength en route to PH Branislav added he was impressed with the performance of local players Maika Ortiz and Ivy Perez, who delivered down the stretch.Serbian import Tamara Kmezic fired 17 points off 15 kills and a pair of service aces while Japanese Saam Miyagawa had 11 points for the Lady Oragons, who fell to 1-1. John Lloyd Cruz a dashing guest at Vhong Navarro’s wedding View commentslast_img read more

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