MARKETING head Angelee delos Reyes (center) from Olongapo City was crowned Miss Philippines Earth 2013 last Sunday night at the SM Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City. With her are the other winners (from left) Miss Philippines Air Kimverlyn Suiza from Nagcarlan, Laguna, Miss Philippines Water Nancy Leonard from Zamboanga City, Miss Philippines Eco-Tourism Bernadette Mae Aguirre from Santa Maria, Bulacan, and Miss Philippines Fire Alma Cabasal from the United States. (Photo by Mark Balmores)
THIS undated handout file photo released by the Korean Central News Agency on Jan 5, 2009 shows a missile-firing drill at an undisclosed location in North Korea. (AFP)
ACTRESS Anne Curtis, Education Secretary Armin A. Luistro, and Australian Ambassador to the Philippines Bill Tweddell kicked off ‘Brigada Eskwela’ at the Philippine School for the Deaf and the Blind in Pasay City yesterday. (Photo by Linus Guardian Escandor II)
A MAN bathes with his cow in the sea along the coast of Dumanjug town, Cebu. (Photo by Cheryl Baldicantos)
NAGING “item” sina Max Collins at Benjamin Alves noong nagkatrabaho sila sa “Coffee Prince,” teleseryeng pinagbidahan nina Aljur Abrenica at Kris Bernal sa GMA7.
The superstar singer took a "sick day" earlier this week from The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour, which only fueled speculations that she and Jay-Z are expecting a baby.
ALASKA owner Fred Uytengsu and coach Luigi Trillo flash the No. 1 signs after the Aces swept Barangay Ginebra to win the PBA Commissioner’s Cup Sunday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. (Photo by Tony Pionilla)
SAN ANTONIO Spurs’ Tiago Splitter, left, of Brazil, and Memphis Grizzlies’ Marc Gasol, right, of Spain, get tangled up as they chase a loose ball during the second half in Game 1 of a Western Conference Finals NBA basketball playoff series in San Antonio. (AP photo)
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Games Today (Blue Eagle gym)
2 p.m. – EA Regen vs Boracay Rum
4 p.m. – Big Chill vs Fruitas
Boracay Rum and Fruitas seek their first-ever appearance in the semifinals when they face separate rivals at the start of the PBA D-League Foundation Cup quarterfinals today at the Blue Eagle gym.
The Waves, who surprisingly took third spot after the elimination round, face the No....
ROME (AFP) – World number two Andy Murray admitted Wednesday that he could miss the French Open after a long-term back injury forced him to quit the Rome Masters.
“I’d be very surprised if I was playing in Paris,’’ a subdued Murray said after retiring from a second-round start at the Foro Italico, handing a 6-3, 6-7 (5/7) win to Spain’s Marcel Granollers.
Games Today (Ynares Sports Arena, Pasig City)
12 noon – Jumbo Plastic vs NLEX
2 p.m. – Fruitas vs Boracay Rum
4 p.m. – Hog’s Breath vs Informatics
Fruitas seeks an outright semifinals berth while Boracay Rum fights for deal life when the two teams meet today in the final elimination round playdate of the PBA D-League Foundation Cup at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig...
MADRID (AP) - Grigor Dimitrov stunned Novak Djokovic in the second round of the Madrid Open on Tuesday, beating the top-ranked Serb 7-6 (6), 6-7 (8), 6-3 for the biggest win of his career.
The 28th-ranked Bulgarian saved three set points in the first before taking the lead, and Djokovic then appeared to hurt his right ankle when trailing 4-2 in the second. The Serbian player slipped...
Trillo hits officiating
By WAYLON GALVEZ
After a low-scoring, defense-oriented Game 1 of the semifinal series between top seed Alaska and defending champion San Mig Coffee, coach Tim Cone expects the same tight and intense battle when the two teams clash in Game 2 of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup Cebuana Lhuillier Playoffs today at the SM Mall of Asia Arena.
“Game 1 was as tight...
Manila, Philippines – Cebuana Lhuillier and Café France are coming off different paths but both will be aiming for vital victories today to maintain their positions in the elimination round of the PBA D-League Foundation Cup.
The Gems test the mettle of EA Regens at 12 noon, looking to stretch their winning run to three games while the Bakers try to bounce back from last week’s...
Manila, Philippines – KRIS Aquino returned to “Pilipinas Got Talent (PGT)” on Saturday, after announcing her resignation from all her TV programs, including the reality talent search, last month.
The 42-year-old actress-host once again joined her fellow judges on the program, comedienne Ai Ai delas Alas and former ABS-CBN President Freddie Garcia, in assessing the performances...
Manila, Philippines – Hopefully, the arrival of 7-footer DJ Mbenga as the replacement import for Barako Bull will not be too little, too late.
Mbenga, whose credential includes a stint with the Los Angeles Lakers during their 2009-2010 title run, arrived last Monday, had his first practice yesterday and will debut on Sunday against Petron at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
KEY BISCAYNE, Florida (AP) – Three-time champion Novak Djokovic lost to Tommy Haas, 6-2, 6-4 Tuesday in the fourth round of the Sony Open.
The defeat ended Djokovic’s 14-match winning streak at Key Biscayne, where he won the tournament the past two years.
The top-ranked Djokovic has lost two of his past four matches after winning 22 in a row, including the Australian Open...
INDIAN WELLS, California (AP) – Top-ranked Novak Djokovic defeated Grigor Dimitrov 7-6 (4), 6-1 to reach the fourth round at the BNP Paribas Open on Tuesday with his 20th consecutive victory.
Defending women’s champion Victoria Azarenka extended her own streak despite a nagging ankle problem, defeating Urszula Radwanska 6-3, 6-1 for her 17th straight win.