• 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.

    Healthy Living
    • 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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      • 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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        • 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…

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          • First lady gets resume from girl with jobless dad

            Michelle Obama's annual question-and-answer session with the children of Executive Office employees took a serious turn Thursday when a 10-year-old girl in the front row told the first lady that her dad ...

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            • KC admits love for Paulo

              [caption id="attachment_132529" align="alignright" width="240"] Paulo Avelino and KC Concepcion (Instagram)[/caption] Actress KC Concepcion neither confirmed nor denied speculations about the supposed derailment of her burgeoning relationship with actor Paulo Avelino. If anything, her response to a…

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

                MOSCOW (AP) — 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.

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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 →

                  The Inbox
                  • 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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                    • Slaughter no comment on Caguioa’s tirade

                      Barangay Ginebra’s prized rookie Greg Slaughter is keeping his opinion close to his heart after his teammate Mark Caguioa lambasted the rest of the Gin Kings in a bitterly-worded Twitter tirade following their team’s exit in the PBA Commisioner’s Cup last Tuesday. The Gin Kings were sent packing by…

                      Manila Bulletin
                      • '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…

                        LiveScience.com
                        • 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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                          • Franco calls selfies 'intimate,' not inappropriate

                            NEW YORK (AP) — James Franco says his recent Instagram postings of him in bed — alone or not — are his way of sharing a "very kind of intimate portrait" of himself and to get people talking.

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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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                              • 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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                                  • Scientists monitor huge iceberg that broke off from Antarctica

                                    By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists are monitoring an iceberg roughly six times the size of Manhattan - one of the largest now in existence - that broke off from an Antarctic glacier and is heading into the open ocean. NASA glaciologist Kelly Brunt said on Wednesday the iceberg covers…

                                    Reuters
                                    • Will Danica approve if dad Vic marries Pauleen?

                                      Danica Sotto-:Pingris wants to tell dad Vic Sotto, “Dapat, kung talagang kayo na, siguraduhin nyo na yan.”

                                      Yahoo Southeast Asia Newsroom
                                      • John XXIII's brief papacy made big mark for church

                                        VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope John XXIII left his imprint on humanity and the Catholic Church he led for fewer than five years, helping propel him to sainthood on Sunday. Here are some highlights, in deeds and words:

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                                        • PH jumps six places in global information technology rankings

                                          The Philippines climbed eight places in a global information technology ranking, even as many Filipinos complain about the country’s slow Internet connection.

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