YouTube Spaces Channel for Home Design

Watch out HGTV, a new home design channel is born. And it’s on YouTube. Spaces is a new channel on the wildly popular video clip site as a part of their efforts to create and air original content. Instead of only using the site to watch animals being hilarious, people being idiotic, any music video […]

August 5 non-working special holiday

President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo is cutting short her visit to the United States so she can pay her last respects to former president Corazon Aquino, whose funeral is scheduled on Wednesday, a palace spokesperson said Sunday.

Mrs. Arroyo also declared Wednesday, August 5, a non-working special holiday to give Filipinos a chance to take part in the burial rites of Mrs. Aquino. The former Philippine leader passed away early Saturday after battling colon cancer for more than a year.

Deputy presidential spokeswoman Lorelei Fajardo said Mrs. Arroyo, who met with US president Barack Obama last July 30 and was officially scheduled to return to the country sometime on Aug. 5, expects to be back in Manila before dawn Wednesday.