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Vogue's Anna Wintour postpones Met Gala, endorses Biden

Mar 17, 2020 - 11:50 AM

The magazine's editor criticizes US president Donald Trump for his slow reaction on the coronavirus pandemic

(FILES) In this file photo taken on May 06, 2019 Vogue Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour arrives for the 2019 Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. - Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour said March 16, 2020 New York's Met Gala would be postponed over the coronavirus pandemic, as she rebuked President Donald Trump's handling of the crisis and threw her weight behind his Democratic rival Joe Biden. (Photo by Angela WEISS / AFP)

South Korean TV 'reunites' mother with dead daughter in VR show

Feb 15, 2020 - 11:53 AM

MBC documentary 'I Met You' shows a tearful reunion between a South Korean mother and her deceased 6-year-old daughter via advanced virtual reality

Mets' Alonso sets NL rookie homer record in MLB

Aug 19, 2019 - 1:55 PM

Pete Alonso of the New York Mets fires his 40th home run of the season, breaking the record set by Cody Bellinger for the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2017

CHASING HISTORY. Pete Alonso needs just two more homers to break the New York Mets' single-season record. Photo from Twitter/@Mets

Dress by Filipino designer makes it to Met Gala 2019 red carpet

May 08, 2019 - 4:28 PM

The dress was designed by Carl Jan Cruz and worn by fashion editor Whitney Bauck – it's also the designer's take on the CSA Makati uniform

PINOY PRIDE. Whitney Bauck wears a dress by Filipino designer Carl Jan Cruz at the 2019 Met Gala. Photo from

IN PHOTOS: The 2019 Met Gala red carpet

May 07, 2019 - 9:49 AM

(UPDATED) Stars gather for the annual fashion event with the theme 'Camp: Notes from Fashion'

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - MAY 06: Katy Perry attends The 2019 Met Gala Celebrating Camp: Notes on Fashion at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 06, 2019 in New York City. Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images/AFP

How to recreate your favorite Met Gala 2018 hairstyles

May 12, 2018 - 5:46 PM

Inspired to make like a saint and put on your own heavenly halo? Here's how!

IN PHOTOS: Met Gala 2018 red carpet looks

May 08, 2018 - 11:06 AM

(UPDATED) Ariana Grande, Kate Bosworth, Jennifer Lopez, and more 'heavenly bodies' on the Met Gala 2018 red carpet!

IN PHOTOS: Maine Mendoza celebrates 23rd birthday with a 'How I Met Your Mother' theme

Mar 12, 2018 - 1:02 PM

The 'Eat Bulaga' host performs a short number during her birthday party

11 nabbed in drug bust operation at BGC hotel

Nov 28, 2017 - 12:30 PM

The raid yields suspected ecstacy, methamphetamine or shabu, gamma hydroxybutyrate, also known as 'club drug' or 'date rape' drug, says PDEA

Rihanna, Amal Clooney, Donatella Versace named Met Gala 2018 hosts

Nov 09, 2017 - 8:17 PM

The 3 ladies will co-host the Met Gala 2018 exhibit with Anna Wintour

The Met and PH's historical-cultural corridor

Aug 06, 2017 - 7:00 PM

'We need urban renaissance in Manila,' says architect Gerard Lico

'Mars Met Venus: Part Cewe', melihat hubungan dari dua sudut pandang

Jul 14, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Mars Met Venus mengisahkan kumpulan kumpulan permasalahan yang banyak dialami oleh pasangan kekasih

'MARS MET VENUS'. Aktor Ge Pamungkas beradu akting dengan aktris Pamela Bowie di film 'Mars Met Venus'. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube MNCP Movies

FOTO: Dari gelaran red carpet 'Met Gala 2017'

May 02, 2017 - 11:32 AM

Parade busana busana para bintang yang mewah dan unik

IN PHOTOS: Red carpet, Met Gala 2017

May 02, 2017 - 10:40 AM

See photos of the Kim Kardashian Katy Perry Rihanna and more on the star studded Met Gala red carpet

5 hal tentang 'Met Gala'

May 01, 2017 - 5:03 PM

Tahun ini Met Gala akan digelar Selasa 1 Mei waktu New York

Tim Tebow strikes out in debut with Major League team, still gets cheered

Mar 09, 2017 - 12:41 PM

The football star turned New York Mets prospect faces off with AL Cy Young winner Rick Porcello and it ends up how you d expect it to

TEBOWING. Tim Tebow, the one-time college football and NFL player known for his on-field displays of Christianity, is easing his way into a second career as a baseball player. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

VIRAL: Satirical video welcomes Trump to the Netherlands

Jan 25, 2017 - 2:20 PM

The Netherlands has a special welcome message for new US President Donald Trump

MET Museum opens 2017 with Ronald Ventura exhibition

Jan 19, 2017 - 3:30 PM

Open from January 30 to March 4 Shadow Forest: Encounters and Explorations showcases the internationally acclaimed artist s works – from his lithograph prints in the 1990s to his life size mechanical carousels in 2016

Earth breaks heat record in 2016 for third year in a row

Jan 18, 2017 - 11:53 PM

Temperatures spiked to new national highs in parts of India Kuwait and Iran while sea ice melted faster than ever in the fragile Arctic says the report by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration NOAA

NASA/Scientific Visualization Studio

MTRCB summons 'Till I Met You' directors, producer over Jadine scene

Nov 02, 2016 - 11:40 PM

UPDATE Among the topics to be discussed during their meeting is a love scene between Nadine Lustre and James Reid s characters

Mets star pitcher Familia arrested on domestic violence charge

Nov 02, 2016 - 11:01 AM

According to a complaint filed at a court in Fort Lee Jeurys Familia is alleged to have caused bodily injury to another

ARRESTED. Jeurys Familia of the New York Mets is arrested on domestic violence charge. Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Former NFL star Tebow hits homer on baseball debut

Sep 29, 2016 - 1:10 PM

I feel like every day I m getting a little more comfortable says Tebow

6 fun facts: Meet JC Santos, starring in Jadine soap 'Till I Met You'

Sep 05, 2016 - 9:37 PM

This young actor is an emerging fan favorite and stars opposite JaDine in the new series Till I Met You

IN PHOTOS: JaDine, cast of 'Till I Met You'

Aug 29, 2016 - 12:10 AM

James Reid and Nadine Lustre return to primetime after the success of On The Wings of Love

WATCH: First full trailer for JaDine series, 'Till I Met You,' released

Aug 17, 2016 - 12:34 AM

After On The Wings of Love James Reid and Nadine Lustre star in Antoinette Jadaone s Till I Met You

WATCH: New JaDine series 'Till I Met You' trailer released

Jun 28, 2016 - 10:10 PM

After On the Wings of Love James Reid and Nadine Lustre are set to star in a new series directed by Antoinette Jadaone

JADINE. The reel-to-real couple is set to star in another Antoinette Jadaone series, after the success of 'On The Wings of Love.' Screengrab from Facebook/TillIMetYouABSCBN2

WATCH: Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon hits first home run at 42

May 08, 2016 - 10:23 PM

New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon becomes the oldest player in Major League Baseball history to hit his first career home run

GOING DEEP. Bartolo Colon, just a few weeks from his 43rd birthday, hits his first career dinger. Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images/AFP

FOTO: Red carpet, Met Gala 2016

May 03, 2016 - 10:06 AM

Lihat foto foto Taylor Swift Kanye West Beyonce dan lain lain di Met Gala 2016

RED CARPET. Stars come out in for the Met Gala 2016. Photo from @missuniverse Instagram

IN PHOTOS: Red carpet, Met Gala 2016

May 03, 2016 - 9:37 AM

See photos of Taylor Swift Kanye West Kim Kardashian Beyonce and more at the Met Gala 2016

Photos by Justin Lane/EPA

Pia Wurtzbach throws first pitch at New York Mets game

Apr 28, 2016 - 12:59 PM

Miss Universe sports her own Mets jersey and plays catch with pitcher Noah Syndergaard before the Mets game vs the Cincinnati Reds

STARTING PITCHER. Pia Wurtzbach brings the high heat to the mound at Citi Field. Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images/AFP

Powerful winds bring outages, traffic chaos to western Europe

Mar 28, 2016 - 7:40 PM

UPDATED At least 60 000 homes in France lose power while 150 flights are cancelled in and out of Britain

A tree that fell in high winds brought by Storm Katie lies across a car in a street in Brighton on March 28, 2016.   / AFP / GLYN KIRK

Restoring the MET, reviving culture

Dec 13, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Buildings are not just structures They anchor our collective memory and are documents of our national identity says the head architect of the MET project

CLEAN-UP. Architecture students who volunteered for the MET cleanup sweep the front yard of the theater to help NCCA restore MET to its former glory. All photos by Pat Nabong/Rappler  Photo by Pat Nabong / Rappler

New York's Met Opera sings French anthem after attacks

Nov 15, 2015 - 11:09 AM

Placido Domingo conducts the French national anthem ahead of the scheduled performance of Tosca

Global warming: Earth in 'uncharted territory'

Nov 09, 2015 - 11:46 PM

This represents an important marker as the world continues to warm due to human influence the Met Office says

Image from Shutterstock

Royals beat Mets to win first World Series since 1985

Nov 02, 2015 - 2:12 PM

The Royals won a major league record 7 playoff games in come from behind fashion including all 4 of their World Series triumphs

CHAMPIONS. The Kansas City Royals celebrate defeating the New York Mets to win the 2015 World Series. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Royals on brink of World Series crown after beating Mets in Game 4

Nov 01, 2015 - 12:14 PM

Salvador Perez and Mike Moustakas singled in the go ahead runs during an eighth inning comeback to put Kansas City on the verge of its first title in 30 years

ROYAL FLUSH. Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals celebrates after defeating the New York Mets by a score of 5-3 to win Game 4. Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images/AFP

Mets bounce back to rout Royals in World Series Game 3

Oct 31, 2015 - 1:21 PM

The New York Mets blow out the Kansas City Royals in New York but still trail the World Series 1 2

COMEBACK. David Wright of the New York Mets hits a hits an RBI single in the sixth inning against the Kansas City Royals. Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images/AFP

Royals rip Mets to take 2-0 World Series lead

Oct 29, 2015 - 11:58 AM

Kansas City pitcher Johnny Cueto shuts down the Mets as the World Series heads to New York with the Royals up 2 0

Royals outlast Mets in 14-winning World Series Game 1 thriller

Oct 28, 2015 - 2:16 PM

Eric Hosmer drove in the winning run with a sacrifice fly in the 14th inning to give Kansas City a 5 4 win over the New York Mets

ROYAL FLUSH. Alcides Escobar of the Kansas City Royals reacts after hitting an inside-the-park home run in the first inning against the New York Mets. Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images/AFP

New York Mets thrash Cubs to sweep into World Series

Oct 22, 2015 - 12:52 PM

The New York Mets enter the World Series for the first time since 2000 where they await the winner of Kansas City vs Toronto

The New York Mets celebrate after defeating the Chicago Cubs in game 4 of the 2015 MLB National League Championship Series at Wrigley Field. The Mets defeated the Cubs with a score of 8 to 3 to sweep the Championship Series. Photo by David Banks/Getty Images/AFP

Global warming 'pause' theory is dead but still twitching

Sep 18, 2015 - 4:33 AM

The thermal time out a team of researchers found resulted from faulty statistical methods

CLIMATE ALARM. This file photo taken Feb 14 2013 shows shows smokes rising from stacks of a thermal power station in Sofia, Bulgaria. AFP / Dimitar Dilkoff

P9.48-M released to restore Manila Metropolitan Theater

Aug 23, 2015 - 8:36 PM

The NCCA envisions the Manila Metropolitan Theater commonly called the Met as a mini Cultural Center of the Philippines

Manila Metropolitan Theater sold to NCCA

Jun 10, 2015 - 5:32 PM

This as an agreement handing the Met back to its rightful owners the Filipino people says GSIS general manager Robert Vergara

SET FOR RESTORATION. The NCCA wants the decaying Manila Metropolitan Theater to see glorious days once more as a venue for artistic performances and exhibits. Photo by Corteco8 on Wikipedia

NCCA gets approval to buy Manila Metropolitan Theater

May 23, 2015 - 7:45 AM

The agency is one step closer to winning a tug of war for the once elegant now decaying national cultural treasure

NEGLECTED GEM. Many await a glorious restoration of the neglected Manila Metropolitan Theater. Photo by Corteco8 on Wikipedia

IN PHOTOS: Red Carpet, Met Gala 2015

May 05, 2015 - 9:49 AM

Sarah Jessica Parker Anne Hathaway Diane Kruger and more

Photos from Instagram/@sarahjessicaparker/AFP

Cobie Smulders reveals ovarian cancer diagnosis at 25

Apr 24, 2015 - 1:24 PM

The How I Met Your Mother alum has since taken multiple surgeries to remove the cancer tissue but feels she will never be cancer free

COBIE'S BATTLE. She opens up for the first time on her ovarian cancer diagnosis, but has since had multiple surgeries to remove the cancerous tissue

2014 smashes temperature records in Europe

Jan 05, 2015 - 11:25 PM

UPDATED The year 2014 broke a series of heat records in France Britain Germany and Belgium weather agencies report

CLIMATE CHANGE. Protesters take part in the 'People's Climate March' in Central London, Britain, 21 September 2014. File Photo by Will Oliver/EPA

Strong earthquakes shake Icelandic volcano on red alert

Aug 24, 2014 - 6:50 PM

A large explosion at the Bardarbunga volcano could signal a replay of the global travel chaos caused by the eruption of another Icelandic peak four years ago

CLOSE WATCH. Computer screens show seismic activity from the Bardarbunga volcanic eruption at the Icelandic met office in Reykjavik on August 23, 2014. Halldor Kolbeins/AFP

Which 'HIMYM' scene was too 'gut-wrenching' to make the cut?

Apr 29, 2014 - 6:37 PM

Attention How I Met Your Mother fans: could this tidbit change how you feel about the ending?

HARD TO SAY GOODBYE. Would the addition of a short scene change how you feel about the show? Photo courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox

Meg Ryan joins cast of 'How I Met Your Mother' spinoff

Apr 24, 2014 - 6:46 PM

Meg Ryan will voice Future Sally in the upcoming show How I Met Your Dad