Floyd Mayweather Jr. is taking Pacquiao fight seriously

...Pacquiao is a winner, too, of course, and maybe a bigger one than Mayweather. He made it out of the depths of poverty in the Philippines to become a multimillionaire fighter and a congressman from the Sarangani province. He's a national hero at home, where...

Floyd Mayweather Jr., Manny Pacquiao promote their long-awaited fight

...all in the ring."We don't want to leave a question mark in the minds of fans of boxing," said Pacquiao, from the Philippines. "It's also very important this fight is for the honor of my country.""It's always good to have the best fight...

Floyd Mayweather Jr., Manny Pacquiao to finally square off May 2

...career, he turns 38 on Tuesday.Pacquiao was sleeping in the Philippines when the fight was announced, but his camp issued a statement...this fight to happen and, as always, to bring glory to the Philippines and my fellow Filipinos around the world."As part of the...

Trainer Freddie Roach already getting in shots at Floyd Mayweather

...Pacquiao camp for the fight that will almost surely define his career.Instead of doing much of his early training in the Philippines, Pacquiao will spend his entire camp in Southern California. He'll spar less, likely 90 to 95 rounds instead of the...

Manny Pacquiao revives career, lifts Philippines with win over Brandon Rios

...desperately needed inspiration to the disaster-stricken Philippines with a victory over Brandon Rios on Sunday.Pacquiao entered...Pacquiao carried the burden of being the favorite son of the Philippines and the man the nation looked to as a source of joy and hope...

After Philippines dusk, the call center day begins

MANILA, Philippines -- It's 9 p.m. as Tim Lavin...Filipino and foreign players in the Philippines' booming call center business, which...its first two call centers in the Philippines. From "almost unexplored territory...

Philippines investing in its call centers

MANILA - The Philippines is the world's call-center capital...In little more than a decade, the Philippines has overtaken India in running call...lawyers, doctors and bankers.In the Philippines, non-voice work last year accounted...

Philippines defeats South Korea by 2 strokes at Women's World Cup

...Jennifer Rosales and Dorothy Delasin of the Philippines shot a 7-under 65 Sunday to beat South...a homeward nine against six for the Philippines. It was the reverse for the opening...the par-4 sixth, to pressure the Philippines, who birdied the first and third holes...

Minnesota hunter's request draws notice in state legislature

...Minnesota's hunting laws is a story of an aging man.George Krog served in the military, first in Cuba and then in the Philippines. He made a career out of working with steel, retired, paid his taxes and bought a deer hunting license every year. Now...

Promoter waits on Floyd Mayweather's approval on fight with Manny Pacquiao

...Pacquiao today in Los Angeles to formally get his fighter's signature on the terms of the bout. Pacquiao flew from the Philippines on his way to judge the Miss Universe pageant on Jan. 25 in Florida.Arum said the fight would be held at the MGM, where...