ABS-CBN in a bind over franchise renewal

ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corp. is in a bind after failing to have its legislative franchise approved before the 16th Congress closed shop on June 6. The Philippines’ largest radio-TV network is now looking down a more difficult road to getting a new, 25-year congressional franchise from the 17th Congress, especially in the face of its spat…

Dinosaur Decline Started Long Before Asteroid Impact  

Laura Geggel LiveScience.com April 22, 2016 Artist’s illustration of asteroids headed toward Earth.More The dinosaurs — the so-called tyrants of the Mesozoic era — weren’t exactly thriving during their last few million years on Earth, a new study finds. The new analysis of the dinosaur family tree reveals that dinosaurs were disappearing even before the…