• Shailene wasn’t interested in 50 Shades

    Shailene Woodley has revealed she “wasn’t really interested” in playing Anastasia in Fifty Shades of Grey as she goes topless in a new photo shoot.

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    • 3 Filipinas in Forbes top 50 businesswomen in Asia

      Three Filipinas are included in Forbes Asia’s power businesswomen list this year. These women, said Forbes, are active in the upper echelons of the business world, wield significant power and have access to robust financial resources.Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. Chairman Helen Yuchengco Dee;…

      Manila Bulletin
      • LeBron dominates with season-high 42 points, Cavs handle Warriors

        Thursday's matchup between the league-best Golden State Warriors and red-hot Cleveland Cavaliers was billed as a potential NBA Finals preview. As with so many high-profile games before it, the night was dominated by LeBron James. The Cavs superstar scored a season-high 42 points on 15-of-25…

        Ball Don't Lie
        • IS executioner 'Jihadi John' named as London tech worker

          "Jihadi John", the masked Islamic State group militant apparently responsible for beheading a series of Western hostages, was named on Thursday as Kuwaiti-born London computer programmer Mohammed Emwazi. A Washington Post report citing friends, a leading think-tank researching foreign jihadists and…

          AFP News
          • The story behind ‘A Thousand Years’ and why it almost got snubbed by ‘Twilight’

            The singer-songwriter behind the hits “Jar of Hearts,” “Human,” and “A Thousand Years” spoke to Yahoo Philippines ahead of her March 5 concert at the Big Dome and confessed about her biggest break to date—the song that easily became the "Twilight" anthem.

            Yahoo Southeast Asia Newsroom
            • Purisima denies endorsing successor

              Resigned Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Alan Purisima denied reports that he has been urging President Aquino to appoint his protegé as the new police chief. “Contrary to news reports, PDG Alan La Madrid Purisima is not in any position to recommend and has not in fact…

              Philippine Star
              • 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
                • 7 killed as Army Scout Rangers clash with Abus

                  Two Army Scout Rangers and five bandits were killed and 23 others were wounded following a shootout between government troops and the Abu Sayyaf  in the mountains of Patikul, Sulu yesterday morning. Fourteen of the wounded were Abu Sayyaf bandits and nine were Scout Rangers and Army Special Forces…

                  Philippine Star
                  • Johansson: Travolta isn’t strange

                    Scarlett Johansson says her now infamous kiss from John Travolta at the Oscars was “totally welcome”.

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                    • To manage diabetes, eat breakfast like an athlete, dinner like a sloth, study suggests

                      Type 2 diabetes patients should eat a high-energy breakfast and a low-energy dinner for optimal control over their blood sugar, according to researchers hailing from Sweden and Israel who conducted a small-scale study. In the new study, published in the journal Diabetologia, they worked with eight…

                      AFP Relax
                      • Dakota Begs Mom To See '50 Shades'

                        In a promo for "Saturday Night Live," Dakota Johnson pleaded for her mom Melanie Griffith to see her film "Fifty Shades of Grey."

                        Access Hollywood
                        • Nike unveils city-specific floral Air Max Ultra 1s

                          Nike is one step ahead this spring with a new capsule collection featuring floral redesigns of its Air Max Ultra 1 running shoe inspired by six world cities. The brand, which has been working on positioning itself as the go-to for the style-conscious urban runner for some time, is zoning in on…

                          AFP Relax
                          • Sinkhole swallows S. Korean couple

                            Concerns about public safety standards in South Korea have been fuelled by shocking CCTV images of a young couple being swallowed up by a sinkhole that opened at their feet on the sidewalk in Seoul. The footage, which has gone viral on social networking sites, shows the couple plunging through the…

                            AFP News
                            • Police say sex crime inquiry into singer Cliff Richard expanding

                              By Michael Holden LONDON (Reuters) - British police investigating allegations of historical sex crimes against Cliff Richard, one of Britain's best-known entertainers, have said their inquiry into the singer had "increased significantly in size". Officers raided the home of Richard, 74, in…

                              Reuters
                              • Fake US aircraft carrier the target in latest Iranian drills

                                TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — With rockets roaring and guns blazing, more than a dozen swarming Iranian speedboats assaulted a replica of a U.S. aircraft carrier Wednesday during large-scale naval drills near the strategically vital entrance of the Persian Gulf.

                                Associated Press
                                • The pursuit of happy-ness: Liz Uy's beauty secret

                                  The celebrity stylist lets us in on how she maintains her happy glow.

                                  Yahoo SHE
                                  • Movies Not to Miss: March 2015

                                    "Chappie", "Insurgent", "Cinderella" and the movies you shouldn't miss this March!

                                    Cinema Online