• Check out the first-round matchups for the 2014 NBA Playoffs

    After nearly six full months and 82 games for each of the NBA's 30 teams, the regular season now gives way to the postseason. Take a look at all eight first-round matchups along with some analysis of each series.

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    • Aiko's story of faith and forgiveness

      After forgiving the doctor who wreaked havoc on her face and the former assistant she accused of stealing money from her, Aiko Melendez's life has never been so good.

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      • Hundreds still missing in deadly Korea ferry accident

        By Narae Kim JINDO South Korea (Reuters) - Rescuers were hammering on the upturned hull of a capsized South Korea ferry on Thursday hoping for a response from hundreds of people, mostly teenage schoolchildren, believed trapped after the vessel started sinking more than 24 hours previously. "I am…

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        • Mermaid wars

          As subject of folly and fiction, mermaids are by no means any laughing matter for the country’s top TV networks. ABS-CBN and GMA-7 have made a big production splurge on stories about these mythical creatures that has captured the imagination … Continue reading →

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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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            • 4 Tricks to Fall Asleep Faster

              Tossing and turning when all you want is to snooze? Here's how to shut off your mind fast.

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              • PH grants visa-free privilege to 7 more countries

                Travelers from seven more countries can now experience how fun it is in the Philippines without worry, as the government extended them visa-free privileges.

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                • Philippine leader apologises over 'world's worst airport'

                  Philippine President Benigno Aquino publicly apologised on Wednesday for failures in air conditioning at Manila airport, already named by an online travel guide as the world's worst. The fresh debacle at Terminal 1, used by foreign airlines, came as millions of Filipinos begin travelling for the…

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                  • Grieving S. Korean parents consumed by agony and anger

                    The announcement of the sixth confirmed victim from the sinking of a South Korean ferry carrying hundreds of high school students came after a night-long vigil for relatives who had travelled to the southern island of Jindo to be near the rescue effort. The gymnasium where hundreds spent the night…

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                    • Woman's Ear Reattached with Help of Leeches

                      A 19-year-old woman who lost her ear to a dog attack got it back with the help of a few leeches. While plastic surgeons are trained to reattach severed organs, these reattachments are simplest when the cut is clean and sharp — as from a kitchen knife, Dr. Stephen Sullivan, a plastic surgeon at…

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                      • N. Korea officials 'target London salon over Kim haircut ad'

                        British police said Tuesday they had intervened after North Korean embassy officials reportedly told a London hairdresser to take down a discount haircuts advert featuring leader Kim Jong-Un. Mo Nabbach said two officials identifying themselves as being from the Stalinist state's mission took…

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                        • Paul Walker's brothers in "Fast 7"

                          The late Paul Walker's two brothers have been confirmed to fill in production gaps for "Fast and Furious 7"

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                          • Jinggoy: It’s JV’s decision to sign Blue Ribbon report

                            Sen. Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada yesterday said he is not stopping his half-brother, Sen. Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito, from signing the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee report that found him and two other colleagues guilty of plunder and graft. “Whatever, I don’t care kung pumirma siya sa (if he signs the)…

                            Manila Bulletin
                            • 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…

                              Yahoo Southeast Asia Newsroom
                              • The tentative Mr. Pacquiao

                                Manny Pacquiao couldn't put Timothy Bradley down. And Pacquiao didn't lose to Bradley in their first fight a year ago, he was cheated of victory by the judges. It wasn't redemption, Pacquiao had nothing to redeem, he had his welterweight title to reclaim. Last Sunday Pacquiao seemed tentative,…

                                Manila Bulletin
                                • Watch Live: Scientists Explore a Mysterious Deep-Sea World

                                  This month, you can fly along the Gulf of Mexico seafloor and explore a strange ecosystem fueled by chemicals instead of sunlight, all from your computer. The journey to the deep sea comes courtesy of a remotely operated vehicle and camera sled that will send back live video to the Okeanos…

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                                  • Scramble Eggs Like This, Change The Way You View the Morning

                                    Most scrambled eggs suck. These don’t. BY: ADAM RAPOPORT I PHOTOGRAPH BY MIKI DUISTERHOF

                                    GQ
                                    • Toyota Camry gets a top-to-bottom makeover

                                      Shaken by the advances of newer, sportier rivals, the Toyota Camry is trying to shed its vanilla reputation. The redesigned 2015 Camry, unveiled Wednesday at the New York International Auto Show, is longer ...

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                                      • Where to Eat on Your Next Tagaytay Trip

                                        While some Filipino families celebrate the Holy Week by visiting various churches, there are others who take the opportunity go on a family vacation. If you are one of those who are heading over to Tagaytay for a family trip, … Continue reading →

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                                        • Tom Cruise’s ‘love buzz’

                                          Tom Cruise has reportedly been secretly dating fellow Scientologist Laura Prepon since around the time he divorced ex-wife Katie Holmes.

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