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LIST: Where Famous Amos will open around Metro Manila

Aug 02, 2019 - 6:54 PM

Crunchy cookie brand Famous Amos is opening 6 more branches around Metro Manila!

Menu, prices: Famous Amos is back in Manila

Jul 30, 2019 - 8:30 AM

(UPDATED) Famous Amos is now baking in S Maison, SM North EDSA, and The Podium

Cookies, please! Famous Amos to open Metro Manila branch

Jul 20, 2019 - 2:01 PM

Cookie monsters, check out what’s in store at Famous Amos before it opens on July 29 at S Maison!

'Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous' host Robin Leach dies

Aug 25, 2018 - 9:22 PM

Leach, 76, died after suffering a stroke and being hospitalized since last year

(FILES) In this file photo taken on September 4, 2017, television host and writer Robin Leach arrives at a memorial for Jerry Lewis at the South Point Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Leach, the high priest of pizzazz and an early pioneer of reality TV with hot show "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous," has died, family and colleagues announced on August 24, 2019. He was 76. / AFP PHOTO / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / Ethan Miller

Earth Hour 2018: Lights out for world landmarks in nod to nature

Mar 22, 2018 - 1:07 PM

The aim of this year's Earth Hour is building support for biodiversity by focusing on forests, oceans and wildlife conservation

EARTH HOUR. In this file photo, the ferris wheel at Luna Park and Sydney Harbour Bridge are plunged into darkness for the Earth Hour environmental campaign in Sydney on March 25, 2017. File photo by Peter Parks/AFP

Calvin Harris dan Kim Kardashian terus 'mengompori' konflik Taylor Swift

Jul 26, 2016 - 3:15 PM

Mereka berdua berpose dengan JLo dan rapper French Montana dalam sebuah foto yang diunggah ke Instagram

Taylor Swift masih berpikir akan tetap melaporkan Kanye West ke polisi

Jul 20, 2016 - 9:18 PM

Taylor Swift mengaku tidak tahu jika pembicaraannya dengan Kanye West di telepon diperdengarkan dan direkam Sementara West berpendapat sebaliknya

'Kimye': Kim Kardashian dan Kanye West kemungkinan tidak akan diproses secara hukum atas kasus perekaman percakapan telepon dengan Taylor Swift. Foto oleh Justin Lane/EPA

Can Taylor Swift sue Kim Kardashian, Kanye West for recording phone call?

Jul 19, 2016 - 12:33 PM

US Federal law requires at least one party in a recorded conversation to give consent However state laws vary

POSSIBLE LAWSUIT. Taylor Swift could sue Kanye West and Kim Kardashian for wiretapping because of the recorded and leaked phone conversation they had about his song 'Famous.' File photo shows the three at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards at the STAPLES Center in February 2015. Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS/AFP

Kim Kardashian rilis video percakapan Kanye West dan Taylor Swift

Jul 18, 2016 - 5:30 PM

Kim Kardashian mengunggah beberapa klip video di Snapchat yang menunjukkan percakapan Kanye West dan Taylor Swift melalui telepon

Bukti? Kim Kardashian mengunggah video ketika suaminya, Kanye West, meminta izin kepada Taylor Swift melalui telepon agar namanya disertakan di lirik lagu 'Famous'. Foto oleh Justine Lane/EPA

Taylor Swift responds to Kim Kardashian's phone call leak about Kanye West's 'Famous'

Jul 18, 2016 - 1:43 PM

Where is the video of Kanye telling me he was going to call me that b tch in his song? Taylor reacts to Kim Kardashian leaking her conversation with Kanye about Famous

TAYLOR REACTS. Taylor Swift speaks up about the leaked phone conversation between her and Kanye West regarding his song 'Famous.' Photo by Nina Prommer/EPA

Kim Kardashian releases Taylor Swift, Kanye West's phone call about 'Famous' line

Jul 18, 2016 - 1:35 PM

Kim Kardashian releases video clips on Snapchat of Kanye West and Taylor Swift s phone conversation

KIM'S EVIDENCE. Kim Kardashian releases videos of her husband Kanye West's phone call asking Taylor Swift for permission to include the controversial lyrics to his track 'Famous.' File photo by Justin Lane/EPA

WATCH: Justin Bieber, Nick Jonas, more spoof Kanye West's 'Famous' video

Jul 09, 2016 - 11:04 AM

5SOS Meghan Trainor and more recreate the Famous music video with a safe for work version

JUSTIN BIEBER. The pop star makes an appearance in BBC Radio 1's parody of Kanye West's 'Famous' music video. Screengrab from YouTube/BBC Radio 1

WATCH: Kanye West's 'Famous' music video is now out

Jul 02, 2016 - 10:49 PM

Taylor Swift and more are in this provocative music video that s now out on YouTube after a previous Tidal exclusive release

Screengrab from YouTube/KanyeWestVEVO

Kim Kardashian defends Kanye: Taylor Swift approved 'Famous' line

Jun 17, 2016 - 10:04 AM

[Taylor] totally approved that She totally knew that that was coming out She wanted to all of a sudden act like she didn t says Kim on the line in Kanye s Famous

KIM DEFENDS KANYE. Kim Kardashian says that Kanye West did get Taylor Swift's approval for the lyric in his song 'Famous.' Photos by Justin Lane/Sebastien Nogier/EPA

WATCH: Kanye West performs 'Famous' live for the first time in PH, gives speech about it

Apr 10, 2016 - 11:16 AM

Kanye performs the controversial track which references Taylor Swift live for the first time in Manila s Paradise International Music Festival – thrice

'FAMOUS.' Kanye West debuts a live performance of the controversial track that references Taylor Swift. Photo by Stephen Lavoie/Rappler

Interview: Bon Iver, The Naked and Famous on new music, visiting PH

Mar 03, 2016 - 10:18 PM

Bon Iver s Justin Vernon and The Naked and Famous s Alisa Xayalith talk about touring and tease upcoming albums

Here's what Kanye West had to say about Taylor Swift after the Grammys

Feb 19, 2016 - 11:33 AM

If you like my music listen to it If you like her music listen to it Kanye West tells reporters

KANYE RESPONDS. Kanye West answers whether he thinks Taylor Swift should show him more respect. Photos by Paul Buck, Mike Nelson/EPA

Kanye West on 'Famous' line: 'I did not diss Taylor Swift'

Feb 12, 2016 - 11:34 PM

Kanye responds to critics who called him out on dissing Taylor in a track on his new album The Life of Pablo

KANYE WEST. The rapper responds to critics who say that he 'dissed' Taylor Swift in a song. Screengrab from Instagram/madisonsquaregarden

Rep for Taylor Swift clarifies rumors she knew about 'Famous' line in new Kanye song

Feb 12, 2016 - 1:19 PM

In new song Famous Kanye raps: I feel like me and Taylor might have sex I made that b tch famous Taylor s brother Austin Swift and Gigi Hadid react on social media

'FAMOUS.' Kanye West throws shade at Taylor Swift in a track on his new album, 'The Life of Pablo.' File photos by Facundo Arrizabalaga/Kamil Krzaczynski Corbis/EPA

A tribute: Ben Anderson’s brain

Dec 18, 2015 - 8:31 AM

His gentle presence notwithstanding Ben Anderson always kept us on our toes because we had no idea how to answer his questions which usually start with the query What’s odd about it?

Ben Anderson (left) died in Batu, Malang, in his sleep on December 13, 2015. Photo from Twitter

FULL TEXT: 'There's hope for FPJ's aspirations' – Grace Poe

Aug 20, 2015 - 11:29 AM

Ano ang p wede nating magawa para maibsan ang buhay ng mga nangangailangan? On her father s 76th birth anniversary survey front runner Grace Poe quotes a line from his movie

FPJ. Senator Grace Poe and her family will lead tomorrow's activities for the 76th birth anniversary of the late Fernando Poe Jr.

GlobalPort import Famous to join Wizards summer league team

Jun 29, 2015 - 5:21 AM

Just hours after his team was eliminated in the PBA playoffs Jarrid Famous is reportedly set to join the Washington Wizards summer league team

Globalport ready for next step with franchise-first twice-to-beat

Jun 24, 2015 - 6:23 PM

The Batang Pier are in unfamiliar territory with its first twice to beat advantage in the quarterfinals of the 2015 PBA Governors Cup

Photo from PBA Images

Globalport downs KIA as Famous gets famous

Jun 14, 2015 - 5:33 PM

Globalport import Jarrid Famous became famous around the country scoring 30 points and pulling down 37 rebounds the most any PBA player has managed in 30 years

Globalport import Jarrid Famous dominated the paint against KIA. Photo by PBA Images

These monkeys are more famous than most people

Dec 14, 2013 - 10:00 AM

In celebration of Monkey Day we look at the who’s who of the monkey world

Frank Chavez: Warrior litigator, beloved father figure

Sep 12, 2013 - 6:39 PM

Friends colleagues paint a picture of the man in all his fearless ferocity and warm humanity

FIGHTING SPIRIT. Frank Chavez is remembered for his fierce criticism of erring public officials

#ThinkPH: Want to amplify your influence online?

Aug 23, 2013 - 5:05 PM

Ever tweeted angrily about a product? Brands are monitoring your tweets

CLOSING THE GAP. Rappler data scientist Russell Shepherd talks about how Rappler uses big data to connect netizens with the topics they care about. All photos by Leanne Jazul/Rappler

Bike-friendly, billboard-free Roxas Boulevard?

Aug 21, 2013 - 9:00 AM

Paulo Alcazaren reveals plans for the redevelopment of the famed boulevard

REDEVELOPMENT. Improvements are envisioned for the major thoroughfare. Photo from Department of Tourism Twitter

CoverGirl Talia Castellano dies of cancer

Jul 17, 2013 - 9:27 AM

The beloved 13 year old viral make up guru loses her battle to cancer

NOW AN ANGEL. Talia Castellano poses in front of her honorary CoverGirl portrait. Photo from the Talia Castellano (TaliaJoy18) Facebook page

'The Bling Ring': Material world

Jul 13, 2013 - 12:13 PM

Sofia Coppola s candid portrait of youth bedazzled by fashion and celebrity

CELEBRITY-CRAZED. Emma Watson plays Nicky Moore, a member of the fame-obsessed thieves who make up the Bling Ring. Photo from 'The Bling Ring' Facebook page

BuzzFeed Pinoy Pride list: Lea, Charice, more

Jul 03, 2013 - 12:10 AM

The website lists 27 Pinoys to be proud of

FLAG BEARERS. BuzzFeed lists Pinoys who have made a mark globally

Life and Style wRap: Bananas in Turkey, no Web in Cuba

Jun 29, 2013 - 2:33 PM

And Gatsby s dapper era and the LGBT zeitgeist in fashion and diplomacy

WEB LIMITS. Some Cubans think the limited access to the Internet is another government restriction

Randy Gener in 'Theater of the Voiceless'

Jun 11, 2013 - 7:28 PM

Award winning Fil Am drama critic Randy Gener will speak at a symposium on documentary theater in the US

VOICE FOR THE VOICELESS. Randy Gener will harness his experiences in writing plays and criticizing dramatic works in an international symposium and festival. Photo from the Randy Gener Facebook page

[Fashion] Wearable summer luxe

May 08, 2012 - 5:21 PM

Luxe doesn t have to mean stiff stuffy and uncomfortable