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Read the letter Lucy Torres-Gomez wrote for daughter Juliana 16 years ago

Sep 11, 2018 - 6:18 PM

‘Enjoy your first kiss but don’t get swept off your feet,’ she writes, among other things

BIRTHDAY WISHES. Lucy Torres-Gomez celebrates her daughter Juliana's 18th birthday. Screenshot from

IN PHOTOS: Juliana Gomez celebrates 18th birthday

Sep 09, 2018 - 10:54 AM

Juliana throws a disco-themed party to celebrate her 18th birthday

SONA 2018: Celebrities we always look out for

Jul 23, 2018 - 9:30 AM

In the Philippines, after all, celebrity and politics don't just mix – they often exist in the same sphere

France's Macron laughs off 'delicious' faux pas

May 03, 2018 - 3:58 PM

'A newspaper had some fun and it made me laugh a lot, especially since in the original cartoon the character has a French accent,' says French President Emmanuel Macron

FRONTPAGE. A copy of The Daily Telegraph is seen on a newstand with a nearly full-page photo of French President Emmanuel Macron with the cartoon head of Pepe le Pew, the lovelorn French skunk, in Sydney on May 3, 2018. Photo by Saeed Khan/AFP

Global giggles as Macron praises Aussie leader's 'delicious' wife

May 03, 2018 - 1:26 PM

French President Emmanuel Macron most likely meant 'delightful,' a common translation of the French word 'delicieux' – which can also mean delicious as well

DELIGHTFUL OR DELICIOUS? France's President Emmanuel Macron (C) poses for a photo with Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull (L) and his wife Lucy Turnbull (R) outside the Sydney Opera House in Sydney on May 1, 2018. Photo by Ludovic Marin/AFP

Alibaba doubles investment in southeast Asia e-commerce firm Lazada

Mar 19, 2018 - 3:29 PM

One of Alibaba's founders, Lucy Peng, will also take over as chief executive officer of Lazada

File photo from Shutterstock

Lucy Torres-Gomez’s Instagram post will make you believe in love again

Feb 08, 2018 - 3:09 PM

The actress and Leyte congresswoman shares a story that will warm the coldest of hearts

LUCY TORRES-GOMEZ. The actress shares an old photo and the sweet backstory that comes with it. Screenshot from

Sixth seed Pliskova battles into last 16 in straight sets

Jan 20, 2018 - 1:01 PM

Pliskova continues her campaign for a first Grand Slam title

ROUND OF 16. Karolina Pliskova makes it to the round of 16 in straight sets against Lucie Safarova. Photo by Peter Parks/AFP

IN PHOTOS: Local celebs say hello to Brooklyn Beckham

Jan 14, 2018 - 4:32 PM

Brooklyn leads the unveiling of Bench's newest store along with other local showbiz stars

Ormoc City to be placed under state of calamity

Jul 10, 2017 - 5:40 PM

Cabinet secretaries led by Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana meet with Leyte local government leaders on rehabilitation efforts after the magnitude 6 5 quake

Photo from Office of Presidential Spokesperson

IN PHOTOS: Lawmakers inspect tourist spots, nautical highway

Apr 01, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Duterte allies in the House go on a nautical highway expedition as soon as Congress goes on break They don t bring along a colleague who would have provided some valuable insight

OUT AT SEA. Lawmakers pose for a photo while aboard a vessel during the Western and Eastern Nautical Highway Expedition. All photo from the House of Representatives

Lawmakers to 'inspect' tourist spots, RORO ships

Mar 15, 2017 - 12:35 PM

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez denies the trip is a junket saying they will be working within the allowable budget for out of town committee hearings

'OVERSIGHT' FUNCTION. Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez will be leading House leaders on a RORO caravan around the country in the next 2 weeks. File photos by Rappler

Kerber holds off Parmentier to advance at Indian Wells

Mar 14, 2017 - 3:24 PM

Angelique Kerber needed two hours and 33 minutes in the baking sun on Stadium Court to get past Pauline Parmentier

ON TO THE NEXT. Angelique Kerber of Germany plays a forehand against Pauline Parmentier of France in their third round match in the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells Tennis Garden. Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images/AFP

IN PHOTOS: Juliana Gomez's 16th birthday party

Sep 16, 2016 - 8:25 PM

Richard Gomez and Lucy Torres daughter celebrated her 16th with a pool party Check out their photos here

JULIANA GOMEZ. Lucy Torres and Richard Gomez's daughter turns 16. Screengrab from Instagram/piacampos

Human relative 'Lucy' died in fall from tree: study suggests

Aug 29, 2016 - 11:36 PM

Her injuries suggest she stretched out her arms at the moment of impact in an attempt to break her fall says study co author John Kappelman of the University of Texas at Austin

WHAT HAPPENED TO LUCY? This handout photo released by the Nature on August 29, 2016 shows University of Texas Austin professor John Kappelman with 3D printouts of the skeleton of Lucy. Photo by Marsha Miller/NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP/AFP

Lucy Torres-Gomez reelected Leyte representative

May 11, 2016 - 7:56 PM

Lucy Torres Gomez is re elected Representative for the 4th District of Leyte with 60 8 of the votes

RE-ELECTED. Lucy Torres-Gomez is elected anew as the representative for the 4th District of Leyte. Her husband, actor Richard Gomez, was also elected as the Mayor of Ormoc City, which is in her constituency. Photo by Derek Alviola/Rappler

Akhir kisruh Sudirman Mansion dan Lucy in the Sky

May 10, 2016 - 8:44 PM

Akhirnya kisruh antara Sudirman Mansion dan Lucy in the Sky mencapai penyelesaian Bagaimana kesepakatannya?

Penghuni Sudirman Mansion memprotes restoran dan bar Lucy in the Sky yang sering memasang musik keras. LITS berjanji akan memasang peredam.TWITTER/@SudirmanMansion

Richard Gomez proclaimed Ormoc City mayor

May 10, 2016 - 4:50 AM

UPDATED Richard Gomez emerges triumphant with 54 2 of the votes

File photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

'Showbiz will have to wait if I win' - Richard Gomez

May 08, 2016 - 6:00 AM

The actor hopes to reassure voters of his presence in the city despite his acting career

Photo by Jed Cortes / Rappler

Hasil rekapitulasi formulir C1 pilkada 2015

Dec 14, 2015 - 4:40 PM

Data rekapitulasi C1 untuk Pilkada Kota Depok Surabaya dan Tangerang Selatan Tangsel

Siapa calon wali kota pilihan warga Surabaya?

Dec 08, 2015 - 6:52 PM

Risma Wishnu diuntungkan karena petahana tapi Rasiyo Lucy bisa unggul jika mampu manfaatkan pemilih golput

Prediksi Pilkada 2015: Kota Surabaya, Depok, dan Tangsel

Dec 08, 2015 - 3:33 PM

Dominasi petahana masih kuat di Pilkada Surabaya dan Tangsel Di Depok kekuatan mesin politik PKS bisa jadi kunci kemenangan

Pilkada Surabaya: Sulit hentikan laju Risma-Whisnu

Dec 04, 2015 - 2:26 PM

Isu yang patut dicermati dalam Pilkada Kota Surabaya bukan lagi soal rivalitas para pasangan calon Sebab kemenangan bagi petahana hanya soal waktu

Calon Wali Kota Surabaya petahana Tri Rismaharini menemui pendukungnya usai Debat Pilkada 2015 di Surabaya, Jawa Timur, pada 27 November 2015. Foto oleh Didik Suhartono/Antara

FAST FACTS: Candidate substitution in past polls

Nov 28, 2015 - 1:02 PM

Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte s substitution is nothing new as candidate substitutions also happened in previous elections

Pilkada Surabaya: Jika bisa gaet pemilih golput, Rasiyo masih berpeluang kalahkan Risma

Nov 07, 2015 - 2:46 PM

Pengamat: Berdasar penelitian di beberapa kali pilwali dan pemilu di Surabaya suaru golput selalu menang

DEBAT. Dua Pasangan Calon Wali Kota dan Wakil Wali Kota Surabaya yakni Rasiyo-Lucy Kurniasari serta Risma-Wisnu mengikuti Debat Publik Pilwali yang diadakan oleh KPUD Surabaya, Jawa Timur, Jumat, 30 Oktober. Foto oleh Tri S/Antara

Pilkada Surabaya: 5 hal tentang pasangan "serasi" penantang Risma

Nov 06, 2015 - 5:43 PM

Dari punya 12 program hingga dukung Persebaya 1927

RASIYO-LUCY. Foto dari akun Twitter resmi pasangan calon Wali Kota dan Wakil Wali Kota Surabaya, Rasiyo-Lucy, @RasiyoLucy

Empat hal yang perlu diketahui tentang debat Risma vs Rasiyo malam ini

Nov 06, 2015 - 11:15 AM

Debat ini akan membahas mengenai memperkokoh NKRI

DEBAT. Dua Pasangan Walikota dan Wali kota Surabaya yakni Rasiyo-Lucy Kurniasari serta Risma-Wisnu mengikuti Debat Publik Pilwali yang diadakan oleh KPUD Surabaya, Jawa Timur, Jumat, 30 Oktober. Foto oleh Tri S/Antara

Pilkada Surabaya: Debat pertama digelar 30 Oktober, angkat isu kesejahteraan

Oct 22, 2015 - 6:47 PM

Menurut Komisioner KPU Kota Surabaya materi untuk pertanyaan yang akan diajukan oleh moderator kepada para kandidat saat ini tengah disusun oleh tim panelis

Foto dari IRIN

Pilkada Surabaya tak jadi ditunda, Risma akhirnya punya penantang

Sep 24, 2015 - 4:13 PM

Pasangan Rasiyo Lucy dinyatakan memenuhi syarat

Lucy Liu welcomes baby boy

Aug 29, 2015 - 9:56 AM

Lucy posts a photo of son Rockwell Lloyd on Instagram

Serena Williams wins 20th Grand Slam in Paris

Jun 07, 2015 - 12:24 AM

Serena Williams won her 20th Grand Slam title and third French Open crown at Roland Garros on Saturday clawing her way back from a break down in the last set to defeat Lucie Safarova

Serena Williams celebrates her third win at Roland Garros. Photo by Ian Langsdon/EPA

6 PH celebrity moms on what they'd like to teach their kids

May 10, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Celebrity moms open up about what they d like their kids to know

7 successful actors talk about their awful auditions

Apr 10, 2015 - 11:58 AM

Kevin Hart Eddie Redmayne Meryl Streep and more share their audition horror stories Even these Hollywood celebrities had to go through tough moments in their career

Celebrity Halloween costumes 2014: Hollywood edition

Oct 28, 2014 - 1:28 PM

Paris Hilton Kate Hudson Lucy Hale and more – see their outfits

4 couples who have walked down the Bench runway

Sep 19, 2014 - 2:14 PM

Richard and Lucy Borgy and Georgina plus new couples to watch out for Can you guess who they are?

Movies playing this week: 'Lucy,' 'Once a Princess,' and more

Aug 06, 2014 - 1:23 PM

The list of movies showing in your nearest cinemas

IN PHOTOS : SONA Fashion 2014

Jul 28, 2014 - 9:58 PM

Stars were also at the SONA this year along with politicians and other attendees View the photos here

Martina Hingis wins first tennis title since 2007

Mar 31, 2014 - 3:42 AM

Martina Hingis shrugged off her 33 years to partner Sabine Lisicki to the Miami WTA doubles title on Sunday in only the pair s second tournament together

DROUGHT OVER. Martina Hingis (L) and Sabine Lisicki celebrate their Miami WTA doubles title on Sunday. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

#PugadBaboy: Ang Punyal ni Devlino 43

Mar 17, 2014 - 5:00 AM

'Little Foot' may have been humans' forefather – study

Mar 14, 2014 - 10:11 PM

A short hairy ape man who tumbled into a pit in South Africa millions of years ago is back in the running as a candidate ancestor for humans

PDAF-funded disaster mitigation projects no match vs Yolanda

Nov 27, 2013 - 6:58 PM

Yolanda proves that no one can adequately prepare against nature s wrath and fury

Apple awarded $290-M in Samsung patent case

Nov 22, 2013 - 10:19 AM

The award by the jury revises 450 million in damages granted in the suit but thrown out by a judge

APPLE VERSUS SAMSUNG. A US federal jury orders Samsung to pay $290 million in damages to Apple. JUNG YEON-JE/ AFP FILE PHOTO

Leyte solons ask Aquino to declare state of nat'l calamity

Nov 11, 2013 - 3:10 PM

The Palace reserves comment on the proposal suggest that a state of calamity be declared in the province first

APPEAL. Leyte Rep Martin Romualdez wants President Aquino to declare a state of national calamity. Photo by Rappler

Ormoc still isolated; Gomez appeals for help

Nov 10, 2013 - 9:40 PM

This means relief goods for Ormoc have to be delivered via helicopters or boats

NCCA says ambassadors are 'icons,' not representatives

Nov 04, 2013 - 6:08 PM

The NCCA says its controversial stable of ambassadors serve as icons not representatives of the entirety of the art and culture scene

AMBASSADORS. The public questions the selection of celebrities as ambassadors for culture and arts. Photo from the Philippine Arts Festival Facebook

Fourth try for 'Lemon Law'

Aug 31, 2013 - 7:23 PM

The bill seeks to protect the right of consumers against deceptive unfair and unfriendly sales and trade practices

#PugadBaboy: 30 pieces of silver screen punchline 2

Jul 22, 2013 - 5:00 AM

OJT: Richard Gomez actor politicians and the pork barrel scam

A sneak peek at SONA 2013 fashion

Jul 21, 2013 - 9:40 AM

Here are what Grace Poe Nancy Binay Lucy Torres Gomez and others are expected to wear

FEMININE BARONG. JC Buendia's study for Eliza Drilon Luna's outfit. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Weekend in Vigan: 12 things to do

Jul 11, 2013 - 1:25 PM

The World Heritage City is the perfect weekend getaway

WAKING UP. Calle Crisologo looks magical in the early hours of the morning. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler