• 2 dead after ferry sinks off South Korean coast

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Dozens of boats, helicopters and divers scrambled Wednesday to rescue more than 470 people, including 325 high school students on a school trip, after a ferry sank off South Korea's southern coast, killing at least two and injuring 14, officials said.

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    • Dead star's brothers to finish 'Fast and Furious 7'

      Late "Fast and Furious" star Paul Walker's brothers will stand in for him to complete the seventh movie in the blockbuster franchise, after the actor's death, filmmakers said. Walker had completed much of his part in filming "Fast and Furious 7" before he died in November aged 40, in a high-speed…

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      • The Solenn Heussaff you don't know

        There's no trace of the glamorous Solenn Heussaff in the jologs lady who wears simple tees, leaves her long hair uncombed, cuts her unmanicured nails short and pops her pimples at home. Yet, they're one and the same. The difference is, Solenn dresses down when she's home and glams it up in front of…

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        • Car accident killed SD girls missing since 1971

          ELK POINT, S.D. (AP) — Two South Dakota girls on their way to an end-of-school-year party at a gravel pit in May 1971 drove off a country road and into a creek where their remains lay hidden until last fall when a drought brought their car into view, authorities said Tuesday.

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          • Has Jake Cuenca found a new love?

            Jake turned to Instagram to post a photo of himself holding model Chanel Olive Thomas as she wrapped her arms around him. An earlier photo showed Chanel kissing him on the cheek as he held her arm. Both of them had their eyes closed. Not to be outdone, Chanel posted a photo of herself and Jake…

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            • No point in faking orgasm, study suggests

              Men and women in committed relationships have fairly accurate assessments of their partners' pleasure, according to a recent study out of the University of Waterloo in Canada. However, according to the study published in the April issue of the Archives of Sexual Behavior, men and women are…

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              • Putin warns Ukraine on brink of civil war as Kiev sends army in

                Russian leader Vladimir Putin warned that Ukraine is on the verge of civil war, the Kremlin said Wednesday, after the Kiev government sent in troops against pro-Moscow separatists in the east of the country. "The Russian president remarked that the sharp escalation of the conflict has placed the…

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                • Jackie Rice wants projects, not fame

                  Kapuso actress and former Starstruck contestant Jackie Rice wants to prove that she’s more than just a pretty face by winning acting recognitions someday.

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                  • Female CEO Shares the Email She'll Never Forget

                    As CEO of tech startup Locket, Yunha Kim often sends out emails to potential employees to ask if they'd be interested in meeting with her about a work opportunity or available position at her company. And although she's professional in sending out these emails, not everyone is professional in how…

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                    • Jason Derulo: Jordin Sparks Relationship Is 'Forever'

                      Jason Derulo is in it for the long haul with girlfriend Jordin Sparks! The singer stopped by Access Hollywood Live on Tuesday, where he celebrated the release of his new album, "Talk Dirty," and also spoke about his relationship with the fellow singer. "We're not engaged yet, not yet," he told…

                      Access Hollywood
                      • Appreciating this version of Manny Pacquiao

                        It was June 26, 1997. Manny Pacquiao was scheduled to fight Chockchai 3K Battery for the OPBF flyweight title. I patiently waited for that day to come because I wanted to see if Pacquiao was for. I was in fifth grade then and the fight was airing past my curfew but my parents allowed me to watch…

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                        • Breakfast Are For Losers

                          These track stars run like the wind, but eat just like us… almost.

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                          • China's President Xi urges greater military use of space

                            Chinese President Xi Jinping urged the air force to adopt an integrated air and space defence capability, in what state media on Tuesday called a response to the increasing military use of space by the United States and others. While Beijing insists its space programme is for peaceful purposes, a…

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                            • Damian Lillard offends Chris Webber and Karl Malone in new Foot Locker ad (Video)

                              Damian Lillard wants a championship, but maybe he should try to be a little friendlier to NBA and NFL legends first.

                              Ball Don't Lie
                              • Why You Should Be Using Rose-Hip Seed Oil on Your Face (Like Miranda Kerr!)

                                A few months ago Miranda Kerr announced that she uses rose-hip seed oil on her skin every night before bed.

                                Healthy Living
                                • Teething troubles for Chinese tourists in Thailand

                                  CHIANG MAI, Thailand (AP) — The bucolic, once laid-back campus of one of Thailand's top universities is under a security clampdown. Not against a terrorist threat, but against Chinese tourists.

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                                  • New "Transformers" trilogy confirmed

                                    Michael Bay says that "Transformers: Age Of Extinction" starring Mark Wahlberg is the first instalment of a new trilogy

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                                    • Chinese gold demand may rise 20% by 2017: industry body

                                      China's annual demand for gold could jump around 20 percent by 2017 as more of its increasingly wealthy population seek new ways to make money, the World Gold Council predicted on Tuesday. The forecast by the WGC comes after China became the world's largest gold-consuming nation in 2013, overtaking…

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                                      • Bad Moon Rising? Preacher Ties Blood Moons to Biblical Prophecies

                                        Now, a popular televangelist from San Antonio named John Hagee has stated that the four lunar eclipses scheduled to begin this month — also known as "blood moons" — are a sign that biblical prophecies are about to come true, as detailed in his book, "Four Blood Moons: Something Is About to Change"…

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                                        • Visa-free Japan trips for Pinoys soon?

                                          Filipinos who wish to travel to Japan might no longer have to apply for tourist visas under the country’s new tourism plan, a leading Japanese news agency reported.

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