• Game over, Mr. President

    Many are amused when they find out that President Aquino, the bachelor that he is, is very fond of cars, video games, and handheld consoles. When he pushed through with inaugurating a car plant and checking out an array of cars prepared for presidential inspection – at about the same time the…

    Manila Bulletin
    • North Korean leader tells army: 'prepare for war'

      North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has urged his army to prepare for war with the United States and its allies, state media said Saturday, as Pyongyang ramps up the rhetoric ahead of US-South Korea military drills. Kim's comments came after South Korea and the United States Friday conducted a joint…

      AFP News
      • Christie Brinkley: I Saw Cindy Crawford Naked

        Christie Brinkley's supermodel good looks are frozen in time. "A lot of the fact that I'm getting compliments for I'm 61, but I look younger is that I'm sitting here right now under flattering light, professional hair, makeup [and] professional lighting," the blonde bombshell – who also observes a…

        Access Hollywood
        • New cable show offers sex in a box as therapy

          A relationship therapy TV show that premieres Friday gives most participating couples the same prescription: Go into a modular, windowless room onstage and have sex while the studio audience waits until they're done. Not surprisingly, "Sex Box" has attracted some negative attention. The Parents…

          Associated Press
          • PHILIPPINES PRESS-SM Group joins Ayala, Aboitiz $2.79 bln project - Philippine Daily Inquirer

            A consortium that includes the SM Group, Ayala Corp and Aboitiz Equity Ventures Inc is set to submit documents on Friday signifying its interest for the 123 billion pesos ($2.79 billion) Laguna Lakeshore Expressway Dike project, the Philippine Daily

            Reuters
            • 3 Pinays on Forbes power women list

              Three Filipina executives, who are all daughters of known business tycoons in the country, made it to Forbes’ list of the 50 most powerful businesswomen in Asia. Teresita Sy-Coson, vice chairman of SM Investments and chairman of BDO Universal Bank, was included in the list for the fourth year in a…

              Philippine Star
              • The Lakers are either way behind the rest of the NBA, or secretly way ahead of it

                At some point, we might have to start wondering if the Los Angeles Lakers are playing the NBA’s sneakiest game of possum. The MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference strikes up again this weekend, a gathering that the Lakers infamously skipped in 2013. Between a few published reports decrying the…

                Ball Don't Lie
                • Zedd & Selena's Bathroom Meeting

                  Just think, maybe one day Zedd and Selena Gomez will tell their kids they met… in a bathroom?!? Zedd said during a new interview with host Booker on AMP Radio's morning show in Los Angeles. WATCH: Is Selena Gomez Moving To NYC?

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                  • Floyd ready and fit at fight time – Pacquiao

                    Manny Pacquiao believes that Floyd Mayweather won’t make the mistake of underestimating him the way the US fighter did when he faced the rugged Argentine puncher Marcos Maidana last year. Mayweather encountered rough sailing when he met Maidana during their first fight in May but won handily in the…

                    Manila Bulletin
                    • Duterte says decision not to run for president final

                      ”I am not deciding on anything,” Duterte, who visited Iloilo Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. Friday at the capitol, said. Duterte said the reason he is going around is to push for Federalism as a fallback in case the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) is not be passed. Meanwhile, Northern Mindanao former…

                      Manila Bulletin
                      • Black/blue or white/gold? Dress debate goes viral

                        Is the dress black and blue, or white and gold? It all started when a Tumblr user with the handle 'swiked' uploaded a picture of a dress with the caption: "guys please help me - is this dress white and gold, or blue and black? The post went viral on Twitter, Facebook and other social media…

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                        • Binay admits eyeing Pag-IBIG chief as 2016 running mate

                          Vice President Jejomar C. Binay on Thursday dropped hints at a possible tandem with Home Development Mutual Fund (Pag-IBIG) President and Chief Executive Officer Darlene Marie Berberabe for the 2016 presidential elections, heaping praise on the latter for her “outstanding work” in managing the…

                          Manila Bulletin
                          • Galaxy S6 with dual-edge screen leaked online

                            After photos of Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S6 smartphone appeared online before the product's launch, it's the turn of the "other" Galaxy S6 - the Galaxy S6 Edge - to get the leaked photo treatment. "New images have now showed up, and these show us the Galaxy S6 Edge in the flesh for the first time.

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                            • China defends its South China Sea activities as restrained

                              China defended its activities in the South China Sea as restrained and responsible Friday after the U.S. intelligence chief called its expansion of outposts in the region an "aggressive" effort to assert sovereignty. China says it has historical claims to a huge swath of the South Sea China that…

                              Associated Press
                              • Prosecutor: Mom craved attention, poisoned child with salt

                                A woman accused of force feeding her 5-year-old son salt through a stomach tube reveled in the attention that a sickly child brought her, a prosecutor said Thursday at her trial. Spears "created this false persona, this caring mother," Murphy said. Earlier, defense lawyer Stephen Riebling described…

                                Associated Press
                                • Review: SKK Mobile V2, a P3,999 watered-down LG G2

                                  Remember the LG G2 look-alike from SKK Mobile we featured back in September? Well, the SKK Mobile V2 finally gets a second shipment—and it's cheaper now, thanks to a P1,000 price cut that puts it in line with other devices sporting similar specs. Let's take a thorough look at the SKK Mobile V2.

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                                  • Bright lights on dwarf planet perplex NASA as probe nears

                                    The discovery of another bright light on the dwarf planet Ceres has NASA scientists perplexed as the US Dawn probe prepares to enter the orbit of the largest object in the asteroid belt and possibly resolve the mystery. The images taken nearly 29,000 miles (46,000 kilometers) from Ceres show that a…

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