• 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.

    Yahoo Southeast Asia Newsroom
    • Kobe Bryant went to France before the Lakers finale, refers to season as 's---'

      Kobe Bryant hated this Lakers season so much that he already left for France before Wednesday's finale in San Antonio. He also has some strong thoughts on 2013-14's stench.

      Ball Don't Lie38 mins ago
      • Fears rise for missing in SKorea ferry sinking

        MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — Fears rose Thursday for the fate of 289 passengers still missing more than 24 hours after their ferry flipped onto its side and filled with water off the southern coast of South Korea.

        Associated Press20 mins ago
        • 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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          • Putin risks upstaging talks on defusing Ukraine crisis

            By Stephanie Nebehay and Christian Lowe GENEVA/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Foreign ministers from East and West will try to defuse the Ukraine crisis on Thursday in Geneva, once frequently the scene of Cold War negotiations, but will risk being upstaged by Russian President Vladimir Putin. With Russian…

            Reuters22 mins ago
            • 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.

              Healthy Living
              • 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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                • 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…

                  AFP News
                  • 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.

                    Yahoo Southeast Asia Newsroom
                    • 'Chief Yahoo' David Filo returns to board

                      Yahoo announced the nomination of three new board members, including company co-founder David Filo, who earned the nickname and formal job title of "Chief Yahoo." Filo was named along with Charles Schwab, head of a big investment firm bearing his name, and H. Lee Scott, former president and chief…

                      AFP News20 mins ago
                      • 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…

                        AFP News
                        • 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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                          • 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…

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

                                    NEW YORK (AP) — Shaken by the advances of newer, sportier rivals, the Toyota Camry is trying to shed its vanilla reputation.

                                    Associated Press
                                    • 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…

                                      • 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 →

                                        • Fired Yahoo exec gets $58M for 15 months of work

                                          Yahoo's recently fired chief operating officer, Henrique de Castro, left the Internet company with a severance package of $58 million even though he lasted just 15 months on the job. The disclosure in ...

                                          Associated Press32 mins ago