30 Funny Things You Should Ask Siri – ESPECIALLY the first one.

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  • But more than just a virtual assistant, Siri can be a funny companion to talk to.
  • Though not written, Siri answers, “Imagine that you have zero cookies and you split them evenly among zero friends.
  • “I love you Siri!” – Siri has a variety of answers for this one, but here’s my favorite!
  • “Siri, do you have a boyfriend?” - The day when Siri has more lovers than you!
  • These are just some of the many things you can ask Siri.

Paul Millsap back for at least two more years with Hawks on new contract that doubles his pay | NBA | SPIN.PH

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  • ATLANTA — Paul Millsap became an All-Star in his first two years with Atlanta and helped lead the Hawks to their first Eastern Conference finals.
  • He's back for at least two more years on a new contract which doubles his annual pay.
  • The Hawks have reached an agreement to re-sign Millsap, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time).
  • The person said the agreement is a two-year deal with a player option for a third year that makes the contract worth $58.9 million.
  • Millsap, who came to Atlanta from Utah on a two-year, $19 million deal, will make $38 million in the first two years of his new contract.

First Pinay top negotiator shares wisdom at UN human rights council | Pinoy Worldwide, Special Reports, Home | philstar.com

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  • It doesn't happen overnight, but it is in peace tables that miracles happen."
  • Secretary Deles also explained that for peace to be sustainable in the community, it is important to rebuild the human resource in those places of conflict to ensure they are not left behind.
  • Bringing together families and communities to help is also very essential.
  • “For peace to work, we have to make sure we are heard, we are seen.
  • The high-level discussion was held at the sidelines of the 29th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva.

Bystanders using NAIA 3 as temporary shelter not unusual, says manager

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  • This was how airport manager Engr.
  • Octavio Lina described NAIA Terminal 3 when asked how former multi-awarded child actor Jiro Manio was able to wander inside the terminal for several days.
  • Lina said NAIA 3 is accessible to both passengers and non-passengers since it is an "open" airport unlike Terminals 1 and 2.
  • Some airport security personnel told GMA News that unless spotted for consecutive days inside terminal premises, it is difficult to determine if a person is a passenger or a bystander.
  • Lina said it could not be verified yet why the 23-year-old former actor chose to stay in the airport.

'NCIS: LA' back with more action, mysteries to resolve

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  • The terrorists are planning to destroy an aircraft carrier off San Diego using the armed submarine in which Callen and Sam are still trapped.
  • The situation deteriorates as they lose contact with their team who are trying to locate the submarine and stop the attack.
  • As the clock runs down, Callen and Sam realize that to prevent the disaster they may have to die.
  • His partner is Special Agent Sam Hanna, a former U.S. Navy SEAL who has seen action in both Afghanistan and Iraq.
  • AXN is seen on SKYcable Channel 49, Cignal Digital TV Channel 49, Cable Link Channel 38 and Destiny Cable 61.

2nd death after Taiwan water park disaster

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  • Liu died in the early hours of Thursday, doctors said.
  • Another victim, 20-year-old Lee Pei-yun, who had suffered 90% burns, died Monday, June 29 – the first fatality.
  • Around 1,000 spectators had attended the Color Play Asia event at the Formosa Fun Coast water park, just outside the capital Taipei, on Saturday evening.
  • (READ: Taiwan water park fire scene like 'hell' - witness) While it has yet to emerge exactly how the blast was triggered, authorities have speculated that heat from the stage lighting or cigarettes could have ignited the corn starch.
  • The company that supplied the corn starch to event organizers Color Play Asia said it had warned of its flammability.

Kevin Love re-signs with Cavs, Pierce joins the Clippers

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  • "I'm going back to Cleveland," Love said on the Players' Tribune website.
  • Love's announcement came on the first day of free agency for the 2015-16 campaign.
  • After years wishing he could play on a title contender, Love was not unhappy accepting a reduced role to play for a team that was a championship threat.
  • "After game one of the NBA Finals, that's when it really struck me," Love said.
  • But the Hawks came to terms with forward Paul Millsap on a three-year deal worth $59 million, according to multiple reports.

International Olymic Committee praises Tokyo for frugal Olympics budget

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  • While he championed the “pro-poor” and inclusive governance visions of the United Nationalist Alliance, he took a swipe at the Aquino administration’s supposed slow and ineffective leadership.
  • The government, he said, had been “manhid at palpak” (insensitive and failed).
  • For every alleged failure of the administration, he asked, “Nasaan ang gobyerno?” (Where is the government?).
  • The Vice President, his family, and associates are facing investigations for alleged corruption during his time as mayor of Makati, the country’s premier district – moves that, he said, are politically motivated.
  • Vote on Rappler’s Mood Meter and tell us how you feel about Binay’s stand on 6 key national issues.

Nearly 200 garment factory workers faint in Cambodia

Article Highlights:
  • While he championed the “pro-poor” and inclusive governance visions of the United Nationalist Alliance, he took a swipe at the Aquino administration’s supposed slow and ineffective leadership.
  • The government, he said, had been “manhid at palpak” (insensitive and failed).
  • For every alleged failure of the administration, he asked, “Nasaan ang gobyerno?” (Where is the government?).
  • The Vice President, his family, and associates are facing investigations for alleged corruption during his time as mayor of Makati, the country’s premier district – moves that, he said, are politically motivated.
  • Vote on Rappler’s Mood Meter and tell us how you feel about Binay’s stand on 6 key national issues.

Filipinos call Greek crisis a 'slow death'

Article Highlights:
  • While he championed the “pro-poor” and inclusive governance visions of the United Nationalist Alliance, he took a swipe at the Aquino administration’s supposed slow and ineffective leadership.
  • The government, he said, had been “manhid at palpak” (insensitive and failed).
  • For every alleged failure of the administration, he asked, “Nasaan ang gobyerno?” (Where is the government?).
  • The Vice President, his family, and associates are facing investigations for alleged corruption during his time as mayor of Makati, the country’s premier district – moves that, he said, are politically motivated.
  • Vote on Rappler’s Mood Meter and tell us how you feel about Binay’s stand on 6 key national issues.