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Mad Mark's ice cream now available in take-home pints

Jul 01, 2020 - 1:15 PM

Mad Mark's 12 ice cream flavors can now be enjoyed at home by the pint

'March Madness' talents won't get any extra eligibility

Apr 01, 2020 - 3:29 PM

Already robbed of a chance to play for the NCAA national crown, 'March Madness' players won't get an extra playing year

ATHENS, GA - FEBRUARY 19: Anfernee McLemore #24 of the Auburn Tigers controls the ball around defender Anthony Edwards #5 of the Georgia Bulldogs during the first half at Stegeman Coliseum on February 19, 2020 in Athens, Georgia. Carmen Mandato/Getty Images/AFP

NCAA cancels 'March Madness' college basketball tournament

Mar 13, 2020 - 12:29 PM

Following the lead of the NBA, the NCAA cancels the national men's basketball competition

SUSPENDED. Just days before the season shutdown, the Gonzaga Bulldogs ruled the West Coast Conference. Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

'March Sadness': NCAA basketball event closed to public

Mar 12, 2020 - 12:24 PM

There won't be any loud cheers and school band music as the 'March Madness' of NCAA basketball plays minus the fans

POWERHOUSE. Joel Ayayi (left) of the Gonzaga Bulldogs reacts after hitting a three-pointer against the Saint Mary's Gaels during the championship game of the West Coast Conference. Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Satirists mourn as 'MAD Magazine' stops publication

Jul 06, 2019 - 11:19 AM

After nearly 70 years, the satirical magazine 'MAD,' known for its adult humor and political edge, will cease publication by September

Got 72 hours in Hong Kong? Here's how you should spend that quick getaway

Jun 28, 2019 - 1:10 PM

Make it count by visiting some of these new and off-the-beaten spots

Mad Magazine's clout may have faded, but its ethos matters more than ever before

May 19, 2018 - 9:30 AM

As strange as it sounds, I believe the 'usual gang of idiots' that produced Mad was performing a vital public service, teaching adolescents that they shouldn’t believe everything they read in their textbooks or saw on TV

MAD. Mad skewered those who mindlessly supported the people who controlled the levers of power. Image from Jasperdo CC BY-NC-SA

Tribes and Treks: Where seeds outweigh the sun

Apr 28, 2018 - 8:38 PM

With MAD Travel's Tribes and Treks, travelers walk through volcanic ash, plant trees, get to know the local tribe, and hopefully find something meaningful along the way

TREKS TO TREES. It's a long, challenging walk through volcanic ash to get to Yangil's tree nursery. Photo by Cara Lim

Youth and human rights groups, netizens condemn Carl Arnaiz slay

Sep 05, 2017 - 4:50 PM

Youth groups human rights organizations and netizens demand transparent investigation and justice for the death of 19 year old Carl Arnaiz

CALL FOR JUSTICE. Youth organizations, human rights groups, and netizens, cry for justice for the death of former UP student Carl Arnaiz

#PugadBaboy: Dugo ng shinobi 2

Apr 25, 2017 - 11:00 AM

WATCH: Kids making a difference in small ways

Apr 09, 2017 - 1:12 PM

Since December 2009 I Am MAD has been empowering and encouraging children to spark change though simple means in their communities

YOUTH LEADERSHIP. I Am MAD goes around the Philippines to hold leadership workshops for kids. Photo from I Am MAD

MovePH 2016: Online campaigns and the communities they served

Dec 31, 2016 - 3:10 PM

As 2016 ends we in MovePH highlight the online campaigns we’ve launched and their impact on the communities that we continue to serve

NATIONWIDE COVERAGE. Rappler's 20 core Movers with the MovePH team pose for a photo after the 3-day training. Photo from Rappler

The best and worst shows you can stream online right now

Apr 28, 2016 - 6:13 PM

What s good on Hooq Netflix and iFlix? Let s take a look at a few recommendations

Screengrab from Facebook/WhoIsMrRobot (Mr Robot)/FargoFX (Fargo), photo courtesy of Netflix (Daredevil)

France honors Bond villain Mads Mikkelsen

Apr 28, 2016 - 10:34 AM

Mikkelsen who played Le Chiffre in Casino Royale receives a top civilian award in France

MADS MIKKELSEN. Mkkelsen receives a top civilian award in France. File photo shows him arriving for the screening of 'La Glace et le Ciel' (Ice and the Sky) at the Closing Award Ceremony of the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival. Photo by Sebastien Nogier/EPA

NCAA National Championship game ends in dramatic fashion

Apr 05, 2016 - 12:14 PM

The ball in your hands The clock winding down A shot at history

Villanova reaches NCAA title game after record rout of Oklahoma

Apr 03, 2016 - 11:52 AM

Villanova wins by the biggest margin of victory in the history of the national tournament s Final Four

FINALS-BOUND. The Villanova Wildcats reach the NCAA Finals after routing the Oklahoma Sooners. Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

France detects first case of mad cow disease since 2011

Mar 24, 2016 - 8:50 PM

The case of BSE is detected in the northeastern region of the Ardennes near the Belgian border the ministry says in a statement

From The Revenant to Mad Max: Why we all love a story of survival

Feb 23, 2016 - 10:00 AM

The 3 films with the most Oscar nominations are all about survival – The Revenant Mad Max and The Martian

Screengrab from YouTube/20th Century Fox

#PugadBaboy: Mad Mountain Nectar 58

Feb 12, 2016 - 5:00 AM

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Jan 30, 2016 - 5:00 AM

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Jan 29, 2016 - 5:00 AM

PH Junior Marketing Association to host Madworld 2016

Jan 27, 2016 - 1:07 PM

Marketing and advertising students are invited to attend this event on Jan 31

#PugadBaboy: Mad Mountain Nectar 40

Jan 22, 2016 - 5:00 AM

FULL LIST: Winners, Critics' Choice Awards 2016

Jan 18, 2016 - 11:58 AM

Mad Max: Fury Road wins Best Director Best Actor and Best Actress for an action movie

#PugadBaboy: Mad Mountain Nectar 35

Jan 16, 2016 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Mad Mountain Nectar 34

Jan 15, 2016 - 5:00 AM

Fil-Aussie Robertino Zambrano's film shortlisted for Oscars 2016

Dec 30, 2015 - 4:49 PM

Robertino s Love in the Time of March Madness is shortlisted in the Animated Short Film Category

ROBERTINOO ZAMBRANO. The Filipino-Australian's film is shortlisted for an Oscar. Screengrab from Instagram/robertinozambrano

#PugadBaboy: Mad Mountain Nectar 17

Dec 26, 2015 - 5:00 AM

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Dec 19, 2015 - 5:00 AM

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Dec 18, 2015 - 5:00 AM

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Dec 14, 2015 - 5:00 AM

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#PugadBaboy: Mad Mountain Nectar 4

Dec 11, 2015 - 5:00 AM

Cayetano: Duterte, the iPad among Walkmans

Dec 01, 2015 - 3:08 PM

Senator Poe Sec Mar VP Binay can offer something better for the country but they can t offer something different Not real change says Cayetano

Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: MAD for Change concert

Dec 01, 2015 - 2:06 PM

Watch the highlights of the Musicians and Artists for Duterte concert

CBCP on Duterte, Aquino at COP21, European CIA | 12PM wRap

Dec 01, 2015 - 12:44 PM

Watch the 12PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

Duterte to critics, jumping ship, Kobe retires | 6PM wRap

Nov 30, 2015 - 7:26 PM

Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

PHOTO: Pingris, PBA players at Duterte-Cayetano event

Nov 30, 2015 - 1:26 PM

Marc Pingris and Sonny Thoss among other PBA players were at the MAD For Change event of Rodrigo Duterte and Alan Peter Cayetano

PLAYERS AT DUTERTE EVENT. Basketball players seen in the photo include Marc Pingris, Willie Miller, Cyrus Baguio, Willy Wilson, Sonny Thoss, JayR Reyes, and Mac Baracael. Photo from Jobe Nkemakolam's Facebook

Duterte-Cayetano 2016, fighter jets arrive, COP21 | 12PM wRap

Nov 30, 2015 - 12:59 PM

Watch the 12PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

#PugadBaboy: Cancer punchline 2

Nov 04, 2015 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Cancer

Nov 04, 2015 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Cancer punchline 3

Nov 04, 2015 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Mar

Oct 26, 2015 - 3:45 PM