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Ang kuwento ng dalawang Antonio

Nov 30, 2019 - 11:00 AM

Magkapatid sa sining, at kapwa isinilang nang Nobyembre, si Lamberto Antonio ay iniluklok kamakailan sa Hall of Fame ng Palanca, habang si Teo Antonio ang paksa ng librong nanalo ng National Book Award

Notorious B.I.G., Whitney Houston among Rock Hall of Fame nominees

Oct 16, 2019 - 4:09 PM

The two late music icons top this year's list of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame potential inductees

Next gen exhibitors glow up for the 70th edition of Manila FAME

Oct 16, 2019 - 2:48 PM

We explore the stories behind some of the homegrown brands featured in this year's Manila FAME lifestyle and design festival

Serbia's Divac inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame

Sep 07, 2019 - 3:18 PM

'To me basketball was always about love,' says Vlade Divac, the first player born and trained outside the United States to play more than 1,000 games in the NBA

ICON. Former Lakers star Vlade Divac  credits NBA legends Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Magic Johnson as mentors. Photo by Omar Rawlings/Getty Images/AFP

LOOK: Kirsten Dunst receives Hollywood Walk of Fame star

Aug 30, 2019 - 4:06 PM

The 'Spider-Man' and 'Bring It On' actress finally gets her own Hollywood star

LOOK: 'Charlie's Angels' reunite to honor Lucy Liu's Hollywood star

May 04, 2019 - 11:04 AM

The 'Angels' are back to show their support, full-throttle!

Latin hip-hop group Cypress Hill gains Walk of Fame star

Apr 19, 2019 - 2:25 PM

The group behind hit single 'Insane in the Brain' unveils a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame

Janet Jackson, Radiohead, The Cure enter Rock Hall of Fame

Mar 30, 2019 - 12:00 PM

Janet Jackson's induction is timely as the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame expands its definition of rock to include other genres like R&B

Singer Pink honored with Hollywood Walk of Fame star

Feb 06, 2019 - 2:18 PM

'Today for me is a celebration of something that my dad taught me and that is to thine own self be true,' says Pink

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 05: Pink poses with husband Carey Hart and children Willow Hart and Jameson Hart at a ceremony honoring her with the 2,656th star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame on February 05, 2019 in Hollywood, California. Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images/AFP

LOOK: Pia Wurtzbach, Julia Barretto, Derek Ramsay get stars at Eastwood Walk of Fame

Dec 11, 2018 - 3:24 PM

Pia, Julia, and Derek are among this year's personalities inducted in the Walk of Fame in Eastwood

Yankees ace Rivera joins Baseball Hall of Fame ballot

Nov 20, 2018 - 12:49 PM

Retired Panamanian right-hander Mariano Rivera is named to the ballot for helping the Yankees to five World Series crowns

LEGEND. Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera makes it to the list of Major League Baseball Hall of Fame candidates. Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images North America/AFP

Bamboo strikes again at the 68th Manila FAME

Oct 18, 2018 - 2:30 PM

A bi-annual event, Manila Fame is the second longest running design and lifestyle exhibition in the Asia Pacific

BAMBOO IS BACK. Milo Naval’s amazing Padyak heralds bamboo’s arrival as a design material to reckon with. Photo by Earnest Mangulabnan Zabala

Lydia De Vega, Paeng Nepomuceno lead Hall of Fame class

Oct 12, 2018 - 4:31 PM

Asia's sprint queen and the four-time World Cup bowling champion banner the 10 Filipino sporting legends who will be enshrined in the Philippine Sports Hall of Fame

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

Jennifer Garner honored with Hollywood star

Aug 21, 2018 - 10:42 AM

The actress receives the honor after appearing in more than 30 films and becoming famous on television

HOLLYWOOD, CA - AUGUST 20: Actress Jennifer Garner attends the ceremony honoring her with the 2,641st star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame on August 20, 2018 in Hollywood, California. Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images/AFP

Stich, Sukova join Tennis Hall of Fame

Jul 22, 2018 - 1:18 PM

Former world number two Michaael Stich and 14-time Grand Slam doubles champion Helena Sukova are the only 2018 inductees

Jeff Goldblum honored with Walk of Fame star

Jun 15, 2018 - 10:20 AM

The 'Jurassic Park' star receives the 2,638th star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame

Actor Jeff Goldblum poses by his Hollywood Walk of Fame Star during the unveiling ceremony in Hollywood, California on June 14, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Frederic J. BROWN

Ronda Rousey set to be first female inducted in UFC Hall of Fame

Jun 10, 2018 - 1:19 PM

The WWE superstar hopes she's just the 'first of many' female fighters who will receive the distinction

PIONEER. Ronda Rousey earns the honor for elevating women’s MMA to new heights. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Tired of fake sports memorabilia? Check out Hall of Fame Authentics

May 24, 2018 - 5:40 PM

The founders of HOFA hope Filipinos will learn from their stories of battling fake signed items

TRIUMVIRATE. (from left to right) Tep Songco, Ron Uy and Elvis Gutierrez aim to provide Filipinos an avenue to purchase legit signed sports items. Photo by Beatrice Go/Rappler

Screaming fans flood Hollywood as NSYNC gets Walk of Fame honor

May 01, 2018 - 8:51 AM

NSYNC sold more than 70 million records with a dozen singles making the Top 40, adult contemporary, dance, Latin, country or R&B charts.

NSYNC. Chris Kirkpatrick, Lance Bass, JC Chasez, Joey Fatone and Justin Timberlake of NSYNC are honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on April 30, 2018 in Hollywood, California. Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images/AFP

Eva Longoria gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Apr 17, 2018 - 10:10 AM

The 'Desperate Housewives' actress i honored with her own star in the presence of her husband Jose Baston and friends

HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 16: Eva Longoria attends a ceremony honoring her with the 2,634th Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on April 16, 2018 in Hollywood, California. Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images/AFP

Goldberg leads WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2018 inductees

Apr 07, 2018 - 1:46 PM

The Dudley Boyz, Ivory, Mark Henry, Jeff Jarrett, Hillbilly Jim, and singer Kid Rock complete the list of pro wrestling icons in this year's Hall of Fame

CLASS OF 2018. Goldberg, Ivory, Jeff Jarrett, Hillbilly Jim, The Dudley Boyz, Mark Henry, and Kid Rock compose the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2018. Photos from Wikimedia Commons

Hollywood honors Lynda Carter, who played Wonder Woman in 1970s

Apr 05, 2018 - 2:40 PM

'There were no women in television during my era. So they didn't really think that we could hold an audience,' says the actress

Nash, Kidd highlight 2018 Hall of Fame class

Apr 01, 2018 - 2:27 PM

Other inductees include ex-NBA stars Grant Hill, Ray Allen, Maurice Cheeks, college coach Lefty Driesell and female players Katie Smith and Tina Thompson

GREATS. (From left) Jason Kidd, Steve Nash, Ray Allen and Grant Hill headline the 2018 Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame class. Kidd, Nash and Hill photos from Shutterstock and Allen photo by Rommel Demano/AFP/Getty Images


PH Army recognized in London for strategy execution

Mar 17, 2018 - 11:18 AM

The award recognizes the Army Transformation Roadmap, a key strategy direction that has guided the Army in professionalizing the service

Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman admits drunk-driving

Mar 13, 2018 - 3:09 PM

Rodman failed a breath test after he was stopped in January for a vehicle violation

PROBATION. In this file photo former NBA basketball player Dennis Rodman of the US walks out from the arrival gate returning from his trip to North Korea at Beijing's international airport on June 17, 2017.  Photo by Nicolas Asfouri/AFP

'Star Wars' Mark Hamill to present award at Oscars

Feb 22, 2018 - 2:30 PM

The actor is set to attend the event, 4 days before he is honored personally with his Hollywood Walk of Fame star

Hall of Famer Julius 'Dr. J' Erving falls ill at Sixers game

Jan 06, 2018 - 1:10 PM

Dr. J is expected to be released after being evaluated

ILL. Erving is to be further evaluated after being rushed to the hospital during the Sixers game. Photo from Twitter (@JuliusErving)

IN PHOTOS: Jake Zyrus, Atom Araullo, Solenn Heussaff are now part of Eastwood's Walk of Fame 2017

Nov 24, 2017 - 8:30 PM

Isabel Granada, Joe Taruc, and director Maning Borlaza are given posthumous awards

Solenn Heussaff during the Walk of Fame event in Eastwood City. Photos by Jay Ganzon

Whang-od as a brand name

Oct 25, 2017 - 2:49 PM

'We can celebrate Apo Whang-od and her craft in a most honorable and respectable way, but not in a circus such as what we all have witnessed', a UP social anthropologist who studied Kalinga tattoos weighs in on the issue

What I can't understand about the Whang-od controversy

Oct 24, 2017 - 7:36 PM

'The fact is that Whang Od came to Manila to do what she actually does every day – except during harvest time, as I was told – in Buscalan: commodifying her culture.'

WHANG OD IN MANILA. Apo Whang Od's visit in Manila stirs a debate whether the move was an act of exploitation or commodification of their culture. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Whang-od's family urges public: 'Stop the negativity'

Oct 24, 2017 - 11:40 AM

'Ang masasabi ko lang, sana nandoon sila sa event para alam nila. Hindi tayo sana mapanghusga,' says Grace Palicas, Apo Whang-od's grandniece

LEGEND. Kalinga tattoo artist Apo Whang Od Oggay went to Manila FAME from October 21 to 22. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Whang-od's nephew: 'She enjoyed the Manila visit but...'

Oct 23, 2017 - 4:00 PM

Whang-od's nephew Jayvee Franz Paclay Sabawil says the centenarian tattoo artist should have been allowed to conduct the live sessions inside a private room instead of a platform in the exhibit area

TATTOO. Whang Od along with her assistant tattoo artists conduct live sessions during the Manila FAME as onlookers took photo of the group. Photo from DTI-CITEM

Whang-od not 'exploited,' says Manila FAME organizers

Oct 23, 2017 - 12:50 PM

Manila FAME organizers fly in Kalinga tattoo artist Apo Whang Od to Manila to endorse her nomination to the National Living Treasure Awards

MANILA FAME. Filipino tattoo artist Apo Whang Od graced Manila Fame with her presence and did live tattoo sessions for two days. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler.

Whang-od at Manila FAME: Marginal notes on a damaged culture

Oct 22, 2017 - 4:16 PM

'I was thrilled to see that she finally met Coco Martin. I thought it was also nice that she was invited to come over – but I didn't realize she would be put to work'

MANILA FAME. At the 3-day trade show, Apo Whang-Od tattoos attendees. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler  MANILA FAME. At the 3-day trade show, Apo Whang-Od tattoos attendees. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

VIRAL: Was Whang-od exploited at Manila FAME?

Oct 22, 2017 - 2:57 PM

(UPDATED) For netizens, having the centenarian tattoo artist from Buscalan, Kalinga, work at the trade fair in Metro Manila is a blatant act of exploitation and commodification of her culture

WHANG OD IN MANILA. For the first time, Whang Od travels to Metro Manila after organizers of the Manila FAME flew her in for the three-day trade event. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Jeff Horn named Australia's most inspirational athlete

Oct 13, 2017 - 3:22 PM

Jeff Horn earns 'The Don' award after defeating Manny Pacquiao to win the WBO welterweight title

INSPIRATIONAL. Jeff Horn was awarded 'The Don' award, which has been given in the past to golfer Jason Day and last year's recipient jockey Michelle Pay. Photo by Patrick Hamilton/AFP

UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes airlifted to hospital after truck gets hit by train

Jun 17, 2017 - 2:04 PM

The hospital says its Regional Trauma Team has stabilized him and continues to help him in his recovery

SUPPORT. The UFC expresses its support of Matt Hughes after he suffered an accident. Photo from official UFC Twitter account

Hollywood honors TV slacker turned action hero Chris Pratt

Apr 22, 2017 - 10:58 AM

Chris Pratt is honored with a star on Hollywood s Walk of Fame

LOOK: Arnel Pineda meets former Journey singer Steve Perry

Apr 09, 2017 - 11:07 AM

Journey is inducted in the Rock and Hall of Fame in New York

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Feb 13, 2017 - 11:14 AM

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RAW Deal: A good Angle for this year’s Hall of Fame

Jan 21, 2017 - 3:59 PM

You can t deny Angle deserves a spot in the WWE Hall of Fame argues this columnist

HOF-BOUND. Kurt Angle was one of the first amateur wrestlers to adapt his style to the WWE, the archetype which several others have followed. Photo from wwe.com

Bagwell, Raines, Rodriguez to join Baseball Hall of Fame

Jan 19, 2017 - 11:55 AM

Tim Raines finally makes it into the Hall of Fame in his final year of eligibility while controversial figures Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds edged nearer to selection

ENSHRINED. Houston Astros legend Jeff Bagwell had career totals of 2,314 hits, a club-record 449 home runs and 1,529 runs batted in before retiring in 2005. Bagwell crossed the 75% voting threshold in his seventh year on the ballot. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Kurt Angle to be inducted into WWE Hall of Fame

Jan 17, 2017 - 12:58 PM

Nearly 11 years since his last WWE appearance The Olympic Hero will be enshrined at WrestleMania 33 weekend

OLYMPIC HERO. Kurt Angle is coming back to the WWE. It's true. It's damn true. File photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: 76ers honor Allen Iverson in Hall of Fame night

Dec 17, 2016 - 2:21 PM

Allen Iverson receives a Hall of Fame Jacket and delivers a 3 minute speech

HALL OF FAME. Shaquille O'Neal, Allen Iverson, and Sheryl Swoopes react after the 2016 Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony. File Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images/AFP

LOOK: Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively bring kids to Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony

Dec 16, 2016 - 10:27 AM

This is the couple s first public appearance with their daughters

WALK OF FAME. Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively pose with their daughters as Ryan is honored with star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on December 15, 2016 in Hollywood, California. Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images/AFP

IN PHOTOS: Liza, Angelica, Shaina, and more get stars on Eastwood's 'Walk of Fame'

Dec 02, 2016 - 12:13 AM

Fifteen celebrities are given their stars on the Walk of Fame in Eastwood

WALK OF FAME 2016. Liza Sobrano poses with her brand new star on Eastwood's 'Walk of Fame.' Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Yao, Shaq, Iverson among 10 inducted into Hall of Fame

Sep 10, 2016 - 12:36 PM

Memories and the thrills of the retired NBA superstars were celebrated at enshrinement festivities

HALL OF FAME. Shaquille O'Neal, Allen Iverson, and Sheryl Swoopes react after the 2016 Basketball Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony. Jim Rogash/Getty Images/AFP

Usher dianugerahi bintang Walk of Fame

Sep 09, 2016 - 2:42 PM

Buah pencapaian karier bermusik selama 23 tahun

Usher terlihat semringah saat memperlihatkan bintang Walk of Fame bertuliskan namanya di Hollywood Boulevard, Rabu, 7 September lalu. Foto oleh Mark Ralston/AFP.

Yao, Shaq, Iverson set for Hall of Fame enshrinement

Sep 09, 2016 - 1:41 PM

The 3 former NBA All Stars lead a cast of 10 to be enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame

DEEP CLASS. The eligibility of Yao Ming, Shaquille O'Neal and Allen Iverson could make for one of the more memorable induction classes in recent years.