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Big leap: Khay Santos eyes national athletics team return

May 01, 2020 - 6:29 PM

Back from a hiatus, former SEA Games long jump medalist Khay Santos hopes to crack the Philippine team again

LOCKDOWN TRAINING. Forced to train at home, Khay Santos finds ways to stay fit. Contributed photo

Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger expecting first child together – report

Apr 26, 2020 - 3:00 PM

People reports that the couple, who married in June 2019, are going to be parents soon

LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 22: (L-R) Katherine Schwarzenegger and Chris Pratt attend the Los Angeles World Premiere of Marvel Studios' "Avengers: Endgame" at the Los Angeles Convention Center on April 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney/AFP

Katherine Johnson, black NASA mathematician, dies at 101

Feb 25, 2020 - 11:05 AM

Johnson's calculations helped put the first man on the moon in 1969

KATHERINE JOHNSON. Katherine Johnson, NASA employee, mathematician and physicist, in 1966. Photo by NASA

Frank Lloyd Wright buildings named UNESCO World Heritage sites

Jul 08, 2019 - 12:55 AM

The Guggenheim Museum in New York is among the creations of the late American architect Frank Lloyd Wright which were selected as UNESCO World Heritage sites

GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM. The Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City. File photo from Wikimedia Commons

NASA renames street for 'hidden' black women mathematicians

Jun 13, 2019 - 5:21 PM

Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson provide pivotal contributions to space flight research from the 1940s through to the 1960s, when the United States first sent men to orbit and then walk on the moon

KATHERINE JOHNSON. Katherine Johnson, NASA employee, mathematician and physicist, in 1966. Photo by NASA

Chris Pratt marries Katherine Schwarzenegger

Jun 10, 2019 - 12:17 PM

Congratulations to the newlyweds!

LOOK: Chris Pratt engaged to Katherine Schwarzenegger

Jan 14, 2019 - 3:47 PM

Reports say the pair had been seen together 'since the summer'

ENGAGED! Chris Pratt proposes and Katherine Schwarzenegger says yes. Photo from Chris Pratt's Instagram

Blazing Petron pens perfect ending to PSL campaign

May 06, 2018 - 3:45 PM

Everything's sweet now for PSL champion Petron and MVP Lindsay Stalzer, who says last year's bid left 'a bitter taste'

BLAZING WIN. The Petron Blaze Spikers celebrate their return to the top after downing F2 Logistics in the winner-take-all finals match. Photo from PSL

Philippine athletics chief thumbs down Palarong Pambansa 2018 records

Apr 23, 2018 - 1:44 PM

The national athletics federation nullifies the records set by Veruel Verdadero, Eliza Cuyom, and Ann Katherine Quitoy as DepEd fails to follow protocol

SPEEDY STAR. Veruel Verdadero, a 16-year-old bet from Cavite, impresses in the 100-meter dash. File photo from Rappler

Arnis prodigies propel Soccsksargen to early lead in Palarong Pambansa 2018

Apr 17, 2018 - 7:13 PM

Arnis players Princess Sheryl Valdez and Andrei Alcarioto from Tacurong City shine on the second day of this year's Palarong Pambansa

CHAMPION. Princess Sheryl Valdez takes home 4 gold medals after shining the brightest in her arnis tournaments. Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

PH's Karen Ibasco wins Miss Earth 2017

Nov 04, 2017 - 10:17 PM

The university instructor from Manila is the successor of Miss Earth 2016 Katherine Espin

IN PHOTOS: The national costumes at Miss Earth 2017

Nov 01, 2017 - 3:30 PM

Check out all the interesting interpretations of the contestants' national costumes at the Miss Earth pageant

IN PHOTOS: Meet the candidates of Miss Earth 2017

Oct 31, 2017 - 1:00 PM

The ladies are set to become heroines in fighting climate change

WOMEN OF THE EARTH. The Miss Earth 2017 candidates pose for the press at the Manila Diamond Hotel. Coronation night is on November 4. All photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Katherine Espin on her reign as Miss Earth 2016

Oct 16, 2017 - 9:30 PM

The Ecuadorian beauty queen shares how she spreads the message of hope on social media and the qualities she looks for in her successor

Miss Earth 2017 welcome dinner

IN PHOTOS: Miss Earth 2017 welcome dinner

Oct 14, 2017 - 2:15 PM

The ladies are welcomed to the Philippines, plus Hollywood actor Steven Seagal drops by

Miss Earth 2017 welcome dinner

LGUs hold key to ending sexual harassment in PH

Jun 15, 2017 - 6:03 PM

Local governments should enforce ordinances penalizing sexual harassment in public spaces says an expert on women empowerment

GLOBAL TO LOCAL. UN Women Asia-Pacific Consultant Katherine Belen stressed that local government executives need to step up in creating policies that promote safety in public spaces. Photo by Rambo Talabong

WATCH: New 'Alien: Covenant' trailer released

Mar 01, 2017 - 8:08 PM

The path to paradise begins in hell

UAAP 79 volleyball preview: UP Lady Maroons

Feb 03, 2017 - 5:36 PM

Can the UP Lady Maroons build off their Final Four finish last season? A cast of returning vets hope to stamp their credentials as contenders

MOMENTUM. The UP Lady Maroons will be bolstered by returning players Kathy Bersola and Isa Molde in Season 79. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

War on drugs, PH economy, Miss Earth 2016 | 6PM wRap

Nov 01, 2016 - 7:51 PM

Watch the 6PM newscast with Maria Ressa

Miss Earth Katherine Espín on Imelda Schweighart's 'plastic surgery' accusations

Nov 01, 2016 - 3:20 PM

I ve never done anything in my face Never says Katherine after former Miss Earth Philippines Imelda Schweighart tells fans that she had surgery done

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Fidel Ramos, Clinton-Trump, Imelda Schweighart | 12PM wRap

Nov 01, 2016 - 12:49 PM

Watch Rappler s 12PM newscast with Maria Ressa

Fashion designer Leo Almodal on Imelda Schweighart, controversial yellow gown

Nov 01, 2016 - 12:04 PM

Leo says contrary to Imelda s claim she had nothing to wear he provided her a red gown which she refused to wear

Imelda Schweighart resigns as Miss Philippines Earth

Oct 31, 2016 - 7:00 PM

This after a video of Imelda criticizing the looks of Miss Earth 2016 winner Miss Ecuador goes viral online

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Ecuador's Katherine Espín on her Miss Earth 2016 win

Oct 30, 2016 - 12:12 AM

I really want to say to all the girls out there watching this right now everything is possible You just have to put your heart and soul for it if you want to accomplish your dream everything is possible Dream because dreams come true says Katherine

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

PHOTO RECAP: Miss Earth 2016 coronation night

Oct 29, 2016 - 10:42 PM

See photos of the Miss Earth 2016 winners and more

WATCH: Miss Earth 2016 evening gown competition

Oct 29, 2016 - 9:23 PM

See photos of the ladies glittering gowns at the Miss Earth coronation night

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

WATCH: Katherine Espín of Ecuador wins Miss Earth 2016

Oct 29, 2016 - 9:03 PM

Miss Earth 2015 Angelia Ong passes on her crown to Katherin Espín of Ecuador

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Drilon seeks higher tourism budget amid 'negative' views on PH

Sep 14, 2016 - 9:30 AM

More exposure as a country the more tourists are coming with the correct marketing plan says the Senate President Pro Tempore

HIGHER TOURISM BUDGET. Senate President Pro-Tempore Franklin Drilon prods officials of the Department of Tourism to increase its proposed budget for 2017, saying it is not enough for the country's 'branding.' Photo by Cesar Tomambo/Senate PRIB

Seth Rogen speaks up on Katherine Heigl's comments about 'Knocked Up'

Aug 11, 2016 - 4:07 PM

I respect the fact that perhaps she realizes that it hurt her career and I don’t want that to have happened to her at all Seth says of his former Knocked Up co star

IN PHOTOS: Pia Wurtzbach at Miss Teen USA 2016

Aug 01, 2016 - 12:55 AM

Texas Karlie Hay is crowned Miss Teen USA

Miss Teen USA axes 'outdated' swimsuit competition

Jun 30, 2016 - 9:00 AM

A statement on the Miss Teen USA website reads: In a society that increasingly prioritizes feminism and equality watching women parade across a stage in bikinis can feel outdated

NO MORE SWIMSUIT COMPETITION. This photo was taken at the preliminary swimsuit competition of the 2015 pageant. Screengrab from Facebook/Miss Teen USA

Ruling party in Laguna: One stage, two vice governors

Dec 08, 2015 - 6:50 PM

It’s only a glimpse of the unique situation in Laguna where political support does not always toe party lines

LAGUNA ALLIES. Liberal Party standard-bearer Mar Roxas in San Pedro, Laguna. He shares the stage with allies in the province including Laguna provincial board member Angelica Jones, an LP member (in vest); Laguna Vice Governor Katherine Agapay of the Nacionalista Party (in "Karen" shirt). Photo by Be a Cupin/Rappler

UP overwhelms Navy, bags third place in Shakey’s V-League

Dec 06, 2015 - 5:02 PM

The UP Lady Maroons finish off the Philippine Navy Coastguards in 4 sets to grab the bronze in the 2015 Shakey’s V League Reinforced Conference

THIRD PLACE FINISH. Rookie Isa Molde contributes 16 points as UP finishes 3rd in the Shakey's V-League Reinforced Conference. File Photo by Rappler

UP drowns Navy, boosts V-League battle for bronze bid

Nov 28, 2015 - 7:17 PM

The University of the Philippines Lady Maroons nabbed game one of their best of 3 battle for bronze against the Philippine Navy Coastguards in 4 sets

Isa Molde of UP knocks a point over the net. Photo by Rappler

Meet the 15 new housemates of 'PBB 737’

Aug 08, 2015 - 9:54 PM

As the teen housemates exit the house a new batch of regular housemates enter

Michael Jackson's mother loses appeal against US promoter

Jan 31, 2015 - 5:04 PM

Bad news for the iconic singer s mother Katherine Jackson who loses her appeal versus concert promoter AEG

Jason Merritt/Getty Images for Cirque du Soleil/AFP

Lady Maroons make quick work of Lady Warriors

Dec 10, 2014 - 6:47 PM

Katherine Bersola led the way for UP with 12 points and 4 blocks as UP takes care of the match in three sets

UP's Monica Ortiz stops an attack by UE's Shaya Adorador. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Katherine Heigl sorry that Shonda Rhimes has a 'crappy impression' of her

Nov 19, 2014 - 1:58 PM

I have nothing negative to say about Shonda says Katherine

Wikipedia enhances rules against paid edits

Jun 17, 2014 - 3:57 PM

Wikipedia now requires editors to disclose their employer client and affiliation with respect to any contribution for which they receive or expect to receive compensation

Bulls Eye: Faciolan targets archery gold at Palaro

May 04, 2014 - 4:54 PM

A budding archer from South Cotabato is banking on international experience and her family s support as she seeks a gold medal at the 2014 Palarong Pambansa

SHARP EYE. Johanna Marie Faciolan sharpens her skills in preparation for Tuesday's event. Photo by Jerome Monta/Rappler

Michael Jackson's mom to pay promoter $800,000

Apr 15, 2014 - 11:21 AM

Katherine Jackson agrees to pay over 800 000 to tour promoters AEG Live for costs incurred to defend a failed lawsuit

Katherine Jackson arrives at the world premiere of

La Salle crowned UAAP Season 76 overall champions

Mar 20, 2014 - 3:38 PM

Even as the heartbreak from their women s volleyball loss mends La Salle University still came out on top of UAAP Season 76 in overall events

HONOR ROLL. De La Salle chess player Jodilyn Fronda (C) accepts her award as co-athlete of the year at the UAAP Season 76 awarding ceremony on March 19. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Youth groups to SC: Overturn cybercrime ruling

Mar 11, 2014 - 6:10 PM

Petitioners say the law which imposes a penalty one degree higher for offenses online effectively creates new crimes such as online rebellion

UP stuns FEU, gives Adamson edge in Final Four race

Feb 09, 2014 - 11:13 PM

University of the Philippines pulled off what could be the biggest upset this year as they tamed Far Eastern University while National University had to bring out their A game as they scraped past Adamson University in four grueling sets

SPOILERS. The University of Philippines women's volleyball team celebrates a rare win over FEU. Photo by Josh Abelda

Royal baby doctor knighted, Beckham snubbed

Dec 31, 2013 - 3:14 PM

The doctor who helped deliver the royal baby is part of Britain s New Year Honours List while David Beckham did not make the cut

Michael Jackson's mom seeks retrial over his death

Dec 04, 2013 - 10:45 AM

Katherine Jackson is seeking a retrial against tour promoters AEG Live who were found not liable over the pop icon s death

RETRIAL. Katherine Jackson arrives at the world premiere of "Michael Jackson ONE by Cirque du Soleil" at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on June 2013. AFP File Photo

Jackson's mom slams shakedown claim

Oct 04, 2013 - 7:51 PM

And King of Pop s convicted physician expresses vindication at verdict in AEG Live trial

DISPLEASURE. A supporter of Katherine Jackson. Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

Jury retires after Jackson-AEG trial

Sep 27, 2013 - 7:47 PM

Deliberations begin on charges against Jackson s tour promoter AEG Live

NEXT, THE VERDICT. The 5-month trial over Jackson's death draws to a close

Closing arguments due in Jackson v AEG trial

Sep 24, 2013 - 5:00 PM

Observers say case of negligence against King of Pop s tour promoter difficult to prove

THIS IS IT. The Jackson trial soon comes to a close

[Entertainment wRap]: Jackson trial to end, Bon Jovi in Rio

Sep 22, 2013 - 5:48 PM

Plus American television s increasing concern over global piracy of its programs

ROCK IN RIO. Bon Jovi at the festival. Photo by Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP