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Trump to make 'closing arguments' of campaign

Oct 22, 2016 - 4:56 PM

On Saturday October 22 he will make a key speech in Gettysburg Pennsylvania site of Abraham Lincoln s Gettysburg Address one of the most famous speeches in American history

'CLOSING ARGUMENTS.' Republican nominee Donald Trump is set to lay out his plans for  the first 100 days of his presidency. File photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP

Ronald Ravelo: First Fil-Am to take helm of US aircraft carrier

Aug 09, 2014 - 11:42 PM

Captain Ronald Ravelo a son of a retired US Navy chief from the Philippines becomes the commander of the USS Abraham Lincoln

NEW COMMANDER. Captain Ronald Arevalo is the first Filipino-American to lead a carrier in the history of the United States Navy. Photos courtesy of AFP Photo/US Navy and NavSource

January 1 in history

Jan 01, 2014 - 2:20 PM

The first day of the year has witnessed some of the firsts in world history

There's hope for the bipolar worker

Apr 17, 2013 - 5:02 PM

There is a very real stigma against persons with mental problems especially here in the Philippines

ABLE TO COVER UP. 'There are people who are able to cover up and they’re able to do it well enough to maintain their employment. They look okay on the surface a little bit more than half the time.' Screen grab from YouTube (StroonsGlen)

'Lincoln': Story, actors take over

Feb 20, 2013 - 5:17 PM

The top Oscar contender is finally screening in the Philippines

OUTSTANDING ACTING. Daniel Day Lewis as Abraham Lincoln has not been winning the Best Actor trophy in this year's awards season for nothing. Photo from the 'Lincoln' Facebook page

'Lincoln' screens in US Congress

Dec 22, 2012 - 8:04 AM

Lawmakers got up close and personal with Steven Spielberg and Daniel Day Lewis

BELOVED HONEST ABE. Daniel Day-Lewis as Abraham Lincoln on the cover of a TIME Magazine issue that was released before the US Presidential Elections in 2012. Photo from the official 'Lincoln' Facebook page

Fangs for the memories, Mr. President

Jul 06, 2012 - 2:09 PM

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter could’ve been better but there have been far worse flicks

RIGHT BEHIND YOU. Vampy Erin Wasson closes in on Benjamin Walker. All movie stills from 20th Century Fox

Raunchy teddy bear 'Ted' tops N. America box office

Jul 02, 2012 - 5:46 AM

Brave drops to third place while Magic Mike is a close second

FUNNY AND ADORABLE. 'Ted' wins over 'Magic Mike.' Screen grab from YouTube

'Brave' ousts 'Madagascar' from top of box office

Jun 25, 2012 - 3:10 AM

Brave kept audiences spellbound as it soared to the top of the North American box office

A promotional image for "Brave." Image courtesy of the "Brave" official page on Facebook/Pixar

[Movies] Was honest Abe a vampire slayer?

Jun 11, 2012 - 7:05 PM

Political history gothic horror and vivid action come together in ‘Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter’

I’M THE AX MAN. Benjamin Walker looks sharp as Abraham Lincoln. All movie stills from 20th Century Fox

[Movies] ‘Dark Shadows’ is light

May 12, 2012 - 2:36 PM

The latest Tim Burton Johnny Depp caper is sporadically splendid