• Kristen Bell on Posing Naked for Allure

    "This is the first interview I've ever done where I'm not wearing panties. Lucky you," says Kristen Bell. And that is how I met the 33-year-old actress (House of Lies, Veronica Mars), who, for the record, was wearing a robe.

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    • Russia's Putin calls the Internet a 'CIA project'

      President Vladimir Putin on Thursday called the Internet a CIA project and made comments about Russia's biggest search engine Yandex, sending the company's shares plummeting. The Kremlin has been anxious ...

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      • Stenson slams China Open course, Poulter in the hunt

        Flu-stricken Henrik Stenson branded the rough "silly" and the greens "slow" after an inconsistent first round Thursday at the $3.2 million Volvo China Open left him four shots off the pace. The big Swede cut a frustrated figure at the Genzon Golf Club in Shenzhen, even throwing his club towards his…

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        • Obama 'ate only half' the sushi course

          Barack Obama may have enthused publicly about the sushi he was served at an exclusive Michelin-starred restaurant, but he stopped eating half way through the meal, reports said Thursday. Pictures showed the US president being served sake by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the counter of the…

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          • The Truth About Marijuana: Health Risks Trivialized (Op-Ed)

            Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum is an attending cardiologist and the director of Women's Heart Health of Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City and has been featured on "The Early Show," "The Doctors," "Good Morning America," "20/20" and other TV programs. She recently released her book, "Dr. Suzanne…

            • Boy and girl on Korean ferry drowned with life jackets tied together

              By James Pearson and Meeyoung Cho SEOUL (Reuters) - A boy and girl trapped in a sinking South Korean ferry with hundreds of other high school students tied their life jacket cords together, a diver who recovered their bodies said, presumably so they wouldn't float apart. The diver had to separate…

              • Pacquiao has lost his 'pop', Mayweather

                Floyd Mayweather says Manny Pacquiao has lost a step and that the Filipino's superstar slide has coincided with his decision to split from former strength trainer Alex Ariza. The 37-year-old undefeated welterweight champ Mayweather weighed in Wednesday on the latest performance by Pacquiao who beat…

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                • The other side of Palawan

                  By Ellen T. Tordesillas Mention Palawan and what comes to mind are Underground River and El Nido in the northern side of this richly-blessed province from its capital, Puerto Princesa. Three weeks ago, we went to the southern side- in … Continue reading →

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                  • Bloodied shirt, unwashed fork: JPII relics abound

                    ROME (AP) — Inside a chapel on the edge of Rome, a nun uses a key to open a wooden wall panel, revealing a hidden niche. Behind glass and stitched loosely to supporting backing hangs a relic of holy suffering: the bullet-pocked, bloodstained undershirt that John Paul II was wearing when a gunman…

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                    • 1800's Shipwreck Rediscovered Near Golden Gate Bridge

                      The lost shipwreck of a passenger steamer that went down near the Golden Gate in San Francisco has been rediscovered. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), announced the discovery of the remains of the SS City of Chester today (April 23). NOAA's Coast Survey Navigational…

                      • The Secret of Celebrities’ Flawless Skin

                        In order to have flawless skin, you have to pay more attention to facial wash up and skin care. Many stars place their skin toner, mist and booster inside a bathroom so that they could immediately apply them as soon as they finish their facial wash up.

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                        • Jodie Foster Marries Girlfriend!

                          Jodie Foster can add a new title to her impressive resume - blushing bride! Jodie and girlfriend Alexandra Hedison have tied the knot, her rep confirmed to Access Hollywood . The exciting news comes 15 months after Jodie took the stage at the 2013 Golden Globes to accept the Cecil B. DeMille…

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                          • More jobs for Pinoys in South Korea eyed

                            If you’re planning to work abroad, you might want to keep an eye out for job openings in South Korea.

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                            • 'Gospel of Jesus's Wife': Doubts Raised About Ancient Text

                              Now, new information uncovered by Live Science raises doubts about the origins of the scrap of papyrus. The gospel, written in the ancient Egyptian language Coptic, has made headlines ever since Harvard University professor Karen King announced its discovery. The business-card-size fragment…

                              • 'Hidden Dragon' Beast Gave Rise to Fearsome Flying Reptiles

                                "This guy is the very first pterodactyloid — he has the last features that changed before the group radiated and took over the world," said paleontologist Brian Andres of the University of South Florida, a co-author of the study detailed today (April 24) in the journal Current Biology. (Researchers…

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                                • Salud summons Guiao and Hodge for altercation, clarifies expansion process

                                  PBA Commissioner Chito Salud will not take the latest altercation sitting down. After Cliff Hodge hit Raymond Almazan in Game 2 of the quarterfinals series, Rain or Shine head coach waited for the Meralco forward near the dugout. The two got into a shouting match but cooler heads prevented it from…

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                                  • Senator wants probe on slow, costly PH Internet

                                    Amid netizens’ complaints on Internet speed and cost, Senator Paolo Benigno “Bam” Aquino wants a probe on the services provided by telecommunication firms.

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                                    • London's Gherkin tower goes into receivership

                                      Accountancy firm Deloitte LLP said Thursday it has been appointed receiver of one of London's most iconic buildings, the Gherkin. The 41-story office tower in London's financial district is co-owned by ...

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                                      • 'Horror,' UN Sec. Council says at S Sudan massacre

                                        NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The U.N. Security Council on Thursday expressed "horror" at the recent massacre of several hundred civilians in South Sudan, while the U.S. ambassador to the world body said she fears a deepening human catastrophe.

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                                        • Jon Jones invites Chuck Liddell to super fight

                                          UFC champ Jon Jones didn't take too kindly to retired former champ Chuck Liddell's trash talk.

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