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Moloney wants title fight with Casimero

Jul 10, 2020 - 12:19 PM

Australian Jason Moloney boldly steps forward to challenge Filipino WBO champion Johnriel Casimero

DOMINANT. Jason Moloney (right) stops Leonardo Baez. Photo by Mikey Williams/Top Rank via Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Jason Dy does Filipino version of 'Kan Goo' from the '2gether' soundtrack

May 22, 2020 - 7:35 PM

Jason covers a song originally perfomed by Bright, who played Sarawat in the hit Thai series

2GETHER. Jason Dy sings a Filipino version of Bright's 'Kan Goo' from the official soundtrack of '2gether: The series.' Screenshot from Jason Dy on YouTube

Candid Jordan: What surprised 'The Last Dance' director the most?

May 06, 2020 - 9:59 PM

Michael Jordan opens up to 'The Last Dance' director Jason Hehir about the most controversial parts of his basketball career and personal life

REVELATIONS. Michael Jordan tells it all in the "The Last Dance." Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBA Photos

Dance moves from 'TikTok Doc' bring welcome relief from virus blues

Apr 12, 2020 - 11:01 AM

Dr. Jason Campbell's Tik Tok videos has taken the Internet by storm with clips featuring him and colleagues doing the 'corona foot shake,' 'the cha-cha slide' and other dance moves

Jude Law, Jason Isaacs, Evanna Lynch lend their voices to 'Tales of Beedle the Bard' audiobook

Apr 01, 2020 - 12:36 PM

The audiobook is now available on Audible

JUDE LAW. The actor, who plays a young Albus Dumbledore in 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald,' features in an audiobook for 'Tales of Beedle the Bard.' Screenshot from YouTube.com/WarnerBrosPictures

World failed to learn SARS lessons for coronavirus fight – experts

Mar 03, 2020 - 10:23 PM

Experts say the new coronavirus epidemic shows there has not been any sustained, coordinated efforts on infectious diseases

SARS LESSONS. People wearing face masks as a preventive measure against the novel coronavirus cross a street in the financial district in Beijing on March 3, 2020. Photo by Nicolas Asfouri/AFP

‘Hero cop’ Jason Magno honored in PNP’s Bantayog ng mga Bayani

Jan 20, 2020 - 9:00 AM

Jason Magno's wife, Vivian, lays the wreath remembering him as the hero cop who used himself as a shield to protect civilians from a grenade blast

'HERO.' Policeman Jason Magno. Photo courtesy of Misamis Oriental Police

Negros town councilor, pastor gather 62,000 face masks for Taal eruption victims

Jan 16, 2020 - 2:46 PM

Dubbed 'From Negros and Panay with Love,' Councilor Jason Tupas and Pastor Russell Ban also distribute a generator set, hand towels, used clothes, toiletries, water containers

HELP. Hinobaan, Negros Occidental Councilor Jason Tupas (right), Pastor Russell Ban of Roxas City, Capiz (2nd from left) meet Batangas Governor Hermilando Mandanas after they arrive in Batangas on Thursday, January 16. Photo courtesy of Jason Tupas

PNP eyes giving highest award to 'hero cop' Jason Magno

Dec 01, 2019 - 2:05 PM

'He did not die in vain. His death gave new meaning to the undying line in the PNP Hymn 'ihandog ang iisang buhay',' says Philippine National Police officer-in-charge Lieutenant General Archie Gamboa

'HERO.' Policeman Jason Magno. Photo courtesy of Misamis Oriental Police

Cop dies shielding students from grenade blast in Misamis Oriental

Nov 28, 2019 - 6:45 PM

Police Senior Master Sergeant Jason Magno dies after 'embracing' a grenade thrown by a man going amok at Initao College in Misamis Oriental

'HERO.' Policeman Jason Magno. Photo courtesy of Misamis Oriental Police

WATCH: Sarah Geronimo, Team Sarah perform 'Kilometro,' 'Tala'

Nov 04, 2019 - 9:22 AM

We have no choice but to stan

TEAM SARAH. Former The Voice contestants and winners – all coached by Sarah Geronimo –reunite for 'The Voice Kids' season 4 finale. Photo from Jason Dy's Instagram

Jason Magbanua dismisses viral post: 'Fabricated persona, fabricated story'

Oct 18, 2019 - 4:53 PM

The wedding videographer breaks his silence over allegations that he slept with a client's bridesmaid in 2015 and fathered her child

Alapag raring to make up for lost Alab season with Brickman, Gray

Oct 10, 2019 - 8:10 PM

Alab coach Jimmy Alapag unveils some key additions as the Philippines looks to avoid another late-season collapse

REDEMPTION. Jimmy Alapag hopes to steer Alab Pilipinas back to the top. File photo by Jerrick Reymar/Rappler

Police arrest Quezon City's most wanted

Oct 05, 2019 - 4:00 PM

Jason Serbito is arrested for figuring in 4 carnapping incidents

NABBED. Police nab the most wanted man in Quezon City. QCPD photo

Disinformation producers get paid P30M for 3-month campaigns – expert

Aug 24, 2019 - 3:27 PM

Many disinformation architects are professionals from the PR and advertising industries, who have left their big firms to essentially market politicians

JASON CABANES. The DLSU professor discusses the 'Innovations in conceptualising digital disinformation' at the Atendeo de Davao University, Friday, August 23. Screenshot from Ateneo de Davao University/Facebook

WATCH: Renee Dominique collaborates with Jason Mraz for new single ‘Could I Love You Any More’

Jun 15, 2019 - 5:44 PM

The music video features Renee and Jason doing a duet as they sit across from each other at a table

DUET. Renee Dominique's new single 'Could I Love You Anymore' features Jason Mraz. Screenshot from YouTube.com/heyimreneeee

Lakers hire Frank Vogel as new coach, Jason Kidd as deputy

May 12, 2019 - 8:07 AM

LeBron James and the Lakers look to turn their fortunes around with ex-Pacers coach Frank Vogel and former NBA star guard Jason Kidd

MAJOR CHALLENGE. Frank Vogel takes on the high pressure and much scrutiny that comes with the Lakers coaching post. Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images/AFP

Ombudsman dismisses NFA’s Jason Aquino over rice smuggling

Apr 30, 2019 - 5:56 PM

The criminal complaints of graft against Aquino and Nicanor Faeldon move on to preliminary investigation at the Office of the Ombudsman

DISMISSED. NFA Administrator Jason Aquino is dismissed from public service over rice smuggling.  File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Jason Kidd mentioned as 'serious candidate' for Lakers coaching job

Mar 25, 2019 - 2:41 PM

The Lakers reportedly are considering the Hall of Famer if ever Luke Walton is let go

EXPERIENCED. Jason Kidd has coached for the Brooklyn Nets and the Milwaukee Bucks. File Photo by Peter Foley/EPA

Yemen FM says seated next to Netanyahu in 'error'

Feb 15, 2019 - 9:57 PM

'Protocol errors are the responsibility of the organizers, as is always the case in international conferences,' Foreign Minister Khaled al-Yamani writes on Twitter

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Feb 13, 2019 - 9:02 PM

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WATCH: 'Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw' trailer released

Feb 01, 2019 - 11:15 PM

Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham star in this spinoff from the hit franchise

UK retailer Tesco restructuring threatens 9,000 jobs

Jan 28, 2019 - 11:58 PM

'We expect that around 90 stores will close their counters, with the remaining 700 trading with either a full or flexible counter offer for our customers,' the supermarket says in a statement

Image via Shutterstock

Snap fires head of global security for covering up affair with consultant

Jan 21, 2019 - 8:52 AM

Francis Racioppi, Snap's director of global security, is fired – alongside subordinate Corey Webeck for the attempted cover-up

Jason Perkins leads PBA's All-Rookie Team

Jan 17, 2019 - 1:52 PM

The Phoenix forward will be joined by Jeron Teng, Paul Zamar, Robbie Herndon and Christian Standhardinger in the honor roll

TOP NEOPHYTE. Jason Perkins wins Rookie of the Year in the PBA's 43rd season. Photo from PBA Images

IN PHOTOS: Moira dela Torre and Jason Marvin Hernandez's garden wedding

Jan 14, 2019 - 7:28 PM

Congratulations to the happy couple!

Phoenix's Jason Perkins claims Rookie of the Year plum

Jan 13, 2019 - 4:37 PM

Top draftees Kiefer Ravena of NLEX and Christian Standhardinger of San Miguel did not qualify for the annual award

MAIDEN. Jason Perkins is the first player in Phoenix's franchise history to win the award. Photo from PBA Images

Curry moves to third on all-time 3-point list

Jan 12, 2019 - 4:04 PM

Warriors star Steph Curry amasses 2,283 threes to trail only Reggie Miller and Ray Allen on the NBA all-time list

MILESTONE. Steph Curry climbs to third place on the all-time list at just 30 years old. Photo from NBA Twitter

How Jason Momoa relates to Aquaman and why Amber Heard loved playing Mera

Dec 12, 2018 - 6:38 PM

The 'Aquaman' lead, along with director James Wan, gave fans in Manila a visit to remember

House approves draft federal resolution | Evening wRap

Dec 11, 2018 - 10:37 PM

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IN PHOTOS: 'Aquaman' stars Jason Momoa, Amber Heard in Manila

Dec 11, 2018 - 12:26 PM

'Aquaman' cast Jason Momoa and Amber Heard, along with director James Wan, are officially on Philippine shores!

Westbrook ties Kidd for 3rd most NBA triple-doubles

Nov 29, 2018 - 12:53 PM

OKC Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook tallies the 107th triple-double of his NBA career

DOUBLE VICTORY. Russell Westbrook's triple-double effort also helps the Thunder roll to their 13th victory in their last 16 games. Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr./Getty Images/AFP

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Nov 09, 2018 - 10:05 PM

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Jason Momoa, Amber Heard coming to Manila

Nov 08, 2018 - 7:47 PM

The 'Aquaman' stars are visiting along with director James Wan

MANILA-BOUND. 'Aquaman' star Jason Momoa is coming to Manila with co-star Amber Heard and director James Wan. Photo courtesy of Warner Bros Pictures

Pringle, Fajardo in tug-of-war for MVP plum

Nov 08, 2018 - 11:10 AM

June Mar Fajardo finds a strong challenger in his bid for a record fifth PBA Most Valuable Player award

Jason Mraz will be singing for Manila in 2019

Oct 29, 2018 - 7:35 PM

The well-loved singer-songwriter is bringing his Good Vibes concert tour to the Philippines on May 2019

Duterte says army chief Rolando Bautista will be DSWD secretary

Oct 04, 2018 - 9:26 PM

(UPDATED) But the President previously said he offered the post of National Food Authority administrator to Bautista

JAL1, 3 President Rodrigo Roa Duterte chats with Philippine Army (PA) Commander Lieutenant General Rolando Bautista on the sidelines of the 121st Founding Anniversary of PA at Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City on March 20, 2018. Malacañang Photo

How do you save the Philippine eagles? First, empower the communities

Oct 01, 2018 - 10:00 AM

The Philippine Eagle Foundation receives this year's Eduardo Aboitiz Award for Outstanding Institution for its collaboration with indigenous peoples in saving the endangered national bird

STORY TIME. Students listen as Philippine Eagle Foundation members tell the story of the national bird. Photo by the Philippine Eagle Foundation

UE's Pasaol happy with new bench role, teammates stepping up

Sep 30, 2018 - 11:13 PM

Bringing Alvin Pasaol off the bench turned out to be a brilliant move for the UE Red Warriors

TURNAROUND. Alvin Pasaol feels glad that his teammates regained their confidence. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

[WATCH] Behind the scenes: ABS-CBN Ball 2018 with Jason Dy

Sep 30, 2018 - 8:29 AM

Jason takes us behind the scenes of the often hectic and always glamorous ABS-CBN Ball 2018


Roque slams Jason Aquino after Duterte's lower ratings

Sep 25, 2018 - 1:51 PM

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque says the rice issue, which is close to the gut, has made Filipinos forget all the other achievements of the Duterte administration

EMBATTLED AQUINO. There have been calls for NFA Administrator Jason Aquino to resign. File photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

LP senate bets, Hontiveros on NFA, BTS | Midday wRap

Sep 25, 2018 - 1:14 PM

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'Rice tara-ffication?' Hontiveros bares Jason Aquino's corruption in NFA

Sep 25, 2018 - 9:37 AM

Senator Risa Hontiveros says former NFA chief Jason Aquino is at the 'center' of the supposed 'massive' corruption

Department of Budget and Management Assistant Director Jane Abella answers questions of Sen. Franklin Drilon at the senate budget hearing of the Department of Health. September 17, 2018. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Replacing NFA's Jason Aquino not enough, say senators

Sep 11, 2018 - 9:25 PM

'More needs to be done to arrest the rising prices of rice,' says Senator Francis Pangilinan

Duterte replacing NFA administrator Jason Aquino

Sep 11, 2018 - 4:45 PM

The embattled NFA administrator asked to be relieved because he is 'tired,' says President Rodrigo Duterte

NFA Administrator Jason Aquino on Sept 3, 2018 during a budget hearing of the agency in Congress. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Steve Nash leads 13 Basketball Hall of Fame inductees

Sep 07, 2018 - 9:29 AM

Other former NBA stars sharing the honor with Nash are Ray Allen, Jason Kidd, Grant Hill and Maurice Cheeks

LEGENDS. Naismith Hall of Fame inductee Steve Nash (center) describes the 2018 class as a 'Dream Team.' Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Reorganize NFA Council, include agriculture dept – Villarin

Sep 03, 2018 - 8:15 PM

Akbayan Representative Tom Villarin says agencies like the Bureau of the Treasury and Department of Finance should be booted out of the National Food Authority Council

NFA Administrator Jason Aquino during congress hearing on the 2019 proposed budget of the agency on September 3, 2018. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Robredo, LP want Piñol, NFA's Aquino fired over rice crisis

Sep 03, 2018 - 12:50 PM

To help address inflation and the rice shortage, Liberal Party stalwarts call for the passage of the Bawas Presyo bill, which would suspend the excise tax on fuel under the TRAIN law

LP ADDRESSES INFLATION. From L-R: Senators Francis Pangilinan and Bam Aquino, Vice President Leni Robredo, and Representatives Miro Quimbo and Kit Belmonte. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler

Duterte won't fire Piñol, NFA's Aquino over rice crisis

Sep 02, 2018 - 4:00 PM

'Maybe the laws are weak or are unenforceable. All we have to do is to improve on those laws, not necessarily fire people,' says President Rodrigo Duterte

RICE CRISIS. President Rodrigo Duterte says he will not fire Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol, National Food Authority chief Jason Aquino, and other officials over the rice crisis. Screenshot from RTVM

NFA chief faces graft complaint for misusing rice funds

Aug 30, 2018 - 2:05 PM

(UPDATED) The National Food Authority denies there was diversion of funds, saying that the money of the agency is 'in good hands'

Senate hearing on NFA Rice on March 15,2018. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler