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How Vic Sotto feels about current MMFF setup

MANILA – Veteran comedian Vic Sotto is happy to be back in the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) after skipping it for a year after his movie “Enteng Kabisote” didn’t make it to last year’s lineup. For this year’s festival, ...

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Odom opens up about drug-fueled brush with death

Retired NBA basketball player Lamar Odom. Reuters LOS ANGELES – Former NBA star Lamar Odom opened up on the Players’ Tribune on Thursday about the roller-coaster of cocaine addiction that left him comatose and close to death after a Nevada ...

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Golf: Why Jason Day isn't concerned about missing practice at British Open

Jason Day has not won a tournament in over a year with injuries and his mother’s ill health disrupting his season and causing him to tumble down the world rankings to No. 6. Hannah McKay, Reuters Jason Day is hopeful ...

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LIST: 'Barcelona', 'Everything About Her' top Star Awards nominations

MANILA — Star Cinema’s “Barcelona: A Love Untold” and “Everything About Her” dominated the nominations for the 33rd Philippine Movie Press Club (PMPC) Star Awards for Movies 2017.  The two films each received 11 nominations, while two other Star Cinema ...

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Concerns about Du30’s health feared to weigh on growth, market

President Rodrigo Duterte. AP Economic growth is seen staying strong in the second quarter, although global banking giant Deutsche Bank warned that investor sentiment could be dampened by uncertainty about the President’s health condition. “Data for April and May continue ...

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Things to know about Bitcoin

TOKYO—Mark Karpeles, the former CEO of collapsed Bitcoin exchange MtGox, went on trial in Tokyo on charges stemming from the disappearance of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of the virtual currency from its digital vaults. Here are some key ...

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WBO tweet: Nothing fraudulent about Pacquiao-Horn bout

GAB prefers to wait for official decision  The international boxing body that sanctioned the Manny Pacquiao-Jeff Horn world welterweight title fight over the weekend said there is no need to overturn the result because the officials assigned to the match ...

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Read all about it: Why you need to watch Disney’s ‘Newsies’

Jef Flores Once upon a time, the internet didn’t make it easy to publicly express one’s opinions, share stories, or spread fake news. Once upon a time, news had to be printed before it could ever reach its intended readers—if ...

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WATCH: Denise Laurel opens up about ex Sol Mercado

MANILA — More than eight months after suddenly calling off their engagement, Denise Laurel and her former fiance, Barangay Ginebra star Sol Mercado, are working on fixing their relationship. The two had been engaged since 2013 but last October, through ...

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What does Denden Lazaro miss most about the Ateneo-La Salle rivalry?

MANILA, Philippines – Two years since she last played a UAAP game, former Ateneo de Manila University libero Denden Lazaro still has very fond memories of her collegiate career. Lazaro earned the nickname the “Iron Eagle” for her ability – ...

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