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Breaking waves: PWD rules skimboarding in Surf in the City

Dec 19, 2019 - 5:49 PM

Despite having speech and movement difficulties, Jesus Lawrence Quitorio shows he is beyond his disability

SURF FRIENDS. Jesus Lawrence Quitorio (left) and Junder Baser set their eyes on more skimboarding competitions. Photo by David Lozada

UE's Chongson blames school brass for 10-year playoff drought

Oct 21, 2019 - 7:10 PM

UE active consultant Lawrence Chongson says the Red Warriors 'change coaches just like they change clothes'

SLUMP. Lawrence Chongson sees UE miss the Final Four for the 10th straight season. Photo from UAAP

Chongson on UE coaching issue: Silva 'just wouldn’t let go'

Sep 04, 2019 - 4:43 PM

UE consultant Lawrence Chongson says coach Joe Silva just won't 'let go of the title' even if a new coaching staff has been manning the sidelines for 4 months

MOVING FORWARD. UE consultant Lawrence Chongson hopes the Warriors focus on the games and move past the coaching issue. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Sibling rivalries weaken Amante, Plaza clans in Agusan provinces

May 22, 2019 - 8:30 AM

The Agusan del Norte and Agusan del Sur governors who sought House seats in 2019 win

NEW LAWMAKERS. Agusan del Sur Governor Adolph Edward Plaza (L) and Agusan del Norte Governor Maria Angelica Amante Matba win as representatives in the May 2019 elections. Photo of Plaza from Facebook, photo of Amante Matba from PIA

Ai Ai delas Alas, mascot represent Bong Go in Cainta rally

May 04, 2019 - 7:13 PM

Celebrities are part of Go’s campaign

SHOWBIZ. Comedienne Ai Ai delas Alas and a mascot represent senatorial bet Bong Go in a campaign rally in Cainta, Rizal. Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

Cebu Bar topnotchers: PH needs lawyers ‘really fighting for the rule of law’

May 03, 2019 - 6:31 PM

Marcley Augustus Natu-el, Mark Lawrence Badayos, Jebb Lynus Cane, Alan Joel Pita of the University of San Carlos place 2nd, 3rd, 9th, and 10th in the 2018 Bar exams

Jennifer Lawrence engaged to art gallerist boyfriend

Feb 06, 2019 - 5:27 PM

Congrats, J. Law!

JLAW. Actor and Board Member of RepresentUs Jennifer Lawrence speaks onstage during the 2018 Concordia Annual Summit at Grand Hyatt New York on September 25, 2018 in New York City. Riccardo Savi/Getty Images for Concordia Summit/AFP

FAST FACTS: Who is Agusan del Norte Representative Lawrence Fortun?

Jan 21, 2019 - 2:52 PM

Agusan del Norte Representative Lawrence Fortun is the only House justice committee member who rejects the bill that seeks to lower the minimum age of criminal liability to 9 years old

Balangiga Bells back in Eastern Samar for handover

Dec 14, 2018 - 11:50 AM

The historic Balangiga Bells arrive in Guiuan, Eastern Samar, to be transported to the town of Balangiga for the formal handover rites on December 15

BELLS RETURNED. The Balangiga Bells are unloaded at the Villamor Air Base in Pasay City, its first stop in its historic return to the Philippines after 117 years. Photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

Released Bali Nine drug-smuggler returns home to more legal woes

Nov 22, 2018 - 9:04 AM

Police want to question Renae Lawrence about outstanding arrest warrants dating from before her ill-fated departure for Bali in 2005

RELEASED. Renae Lawrence (C) of Australia is escorted from Bangli prison after being released in Bangli regency on Bali island on November 21, 2018. Photo by Sonny Tumbelaka/AFP

Indonesia frees Bali Nine drug smuggler Lawrence from prison

Nov 21, 2018 - 3:49 PM

(UPDATED) It is likely that Renae Lawrence will be deported shortly after her release

BALI NINE. In this file photo taken on October 21, 2005, Australian Renae Lawrence holds hands with relative as she asks for support before her trial at a court in Denpasar. File photo by Ardiles Rante/AFP

Yuka Saso banners PH bets in 2018 Youth Olympic Games

Sep 28, 2018 - 1:39 PM

Seven Filipino athletes will see action in the junior Olympics this October in Buenos Aires, Argentina

CHALLENGE. Asian Games gold medalist Yuka Saso will be competing in the world stage this time around. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Chinese businessmen flock to Duterte's Malacañang

Jun 02, 2018 - 7:59 PM

Executives of one Chinese company even got to present their proposed reclamation project in Manila Bay during a full Cabinet meeting, Rappler learned

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses with Jose Kho, Kitson Soriano Kho, Luis Fabregas Kho and Michael Yang Hong Ming after a private meeting at the Study Room in Malacañan Palace on January 10, 2016. TOTO LOZANO/Presidential Photo

Did DFA do enough in rape scandal?

May 08, 2018 - 4:41 PM

After the son of a Philippine diplomat is raped, the family finds insufficient support from the Department of Foreign Affairs despite persistent pleas for help

CA affirms life imprisonment for Filipino-Chinese over shabu lab

Apr 29, 2018 - 6:20 PM

The Court of Appeals denies the petition of Lawrence Yu, who was convicted of drug manufacturing and possession in 2011

DepEd restricted Rappler's access to Palarong Pambansa 2018

Apr 28, 2018 - 8:19 AM

The members of Rappler's field team deployed to cover the recently-concluded Palarong Pambansa 2018 in Ilocos Sur were not given accreditation IDs and were barred from covering several events at the games

BAN ON RAPPLER. DepEd makes it difficult for Rappler to cover the Palarong Pambansa 2018, held from April 14 to 21.

Introducing the new Bong Go: Media-shy to media-savvy

Mar 20, 2018 - 9:00 AM

The presidential aide, who had shunned the spotlight and hated being quoted by press, has been giving media interviews and even honored a speaking engagement


Oscars 2018: The best dressed men and women on the red carpet

Mar 05, 2018 - 7:51 PM

This year's red carpet sees its fair share of fashion highs

'Red Sparrow' review: Sinful amusement

Mar 03, 2018 - 8:00 PM

The film's true core is to break Dominika [Egorova], to make her appear to be almost incapable of romance, or at least to taint her every amorous movement with logical suspicions

Twentieth Century Fox's "Red Sparrow."

‘Red Sparrow’ director talks Jennifer Lawrence, seduction, and Russia

Feb 23, 2018 - 4:21 PM

A spy movie based on a novel by a real-life CIA operative? Here's what director Francis Lawrence has to say about his upcoming film


Melco to launch luxury hotel brand in Macau and Manila

Jan 11, 2018 - 12:30 PM

To be called NÜWA, Melco's new hotel brand will replace the current Crown Towers in its flagship property, City of Dreams

SURGE. Melco's casino revenues surge by 53% in the 1st 9 months of 2017 to P22.5 billion, from P14.7 billion for the same period a year ago. File photo by Stephen Lavoie/Rappler

WATCH: Jennifer Lawrence comes clean on missing the Golden Globes after parties

Jan 10, 2018 - 5:14 PM

It’s all Emma Stone’s fault!

HOLLYWOOD BFFS. Emma Stone and Jennifer Lawrence attend the Governors Awards on November 11, 2017, in Hollywood, California.  Photo by Valerie Macon/AFP

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‘mother!’ review: Pushing the boundaries

Sep 25, 2017 - 8:30 PM

The movie breaks rules and upends expectations by flinging conventions around to the point of exhaustion

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Sep 15, 2017 - 4:21 PM

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Sandiganbayan affirms graft charges vs Iligan congressman Siao

Aug 14, 2017 - 2:32 PM

Siao as city councilor in 2013 signed a a resolution to approve a lease contract without public bidding

GRAFT. Iligan Representative Frederick Siao is haunted by a resolution he signed when he was a councilor of Iligan City. Photo from the House of Representatives

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WATCH: Marian image in San Mateo crowned by papal mandate

Jun 05, 2017 - 12:05 AM

Here is Rappler s 360 degree video of the canonical coronation held during a Mass at the Shrine of Our Lady of Aranzazu in San Mateo

CANONICAL CORONATION. Cotabato Archbishop Orlando Cardinal Quevedo leads the canonical coronation of Our Lady of Aranzazu in San Mateo, Rizal, on May 31, 2017. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Cebuano footballers make their presence felt in UAAP

May 13, 2017 - 5:13 PM

Players bring their skills from Cebu to the main college league in Manila making adjustments while adding their own flavor to the game

QUEEN CITY TO METRO MANILA. Mark Arranguez (L) and Dominique Canonigo of FEU are two of the Cebuano players to make an impact in the UAAP this past season. Photo from Facebook

U.S. says Balikatan a 'most important exercise'

May 08, 2017 - 1:37 PM

We are honored to participate in this most important exercise with this great ally of nearly 70 years the Philippines says US Marines Lieutenant General Lawrence Nicholson during the opening ceremony for Balikatan 2017

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, March 20-26, 2017

Mar 26, 2017 - 1:37 PM

Hello Here s a round up of videos from the past week you need to watch

[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Kris Lawrence and Paolo Onesa

Mar 21, 2017 - 8:07 PM

Kris Lawrence and Paolo Onesa are set to perform their new singles on Live Jam Come through

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Let's keep alternative facts away from policymaking

Feb 21, 2017 - 11:36 AM

When policymakers rely less on facts and more on their personal emotions and beliefs they are no more different than quack doctors who blindly give out medical treatments that could turn out to be costly ineffective and even harmful

Umali: Data 'not necessary' to prove need for death penalty

Feb 15, 2017 - 8:55 PM

Representative Lawrence Fortun tells Representative Reynaldo Umali that crime incidence has gone down over the years but the latter believes data is immaterial to debates on the death penalty

THE SPONSOR. House justice committee chairperson Reynaldo Umali defends the death penalty measure on February 15. Screengrab from

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Duterte tags former Iligan congressman, mayor in drug list

Dec 19, 2016 - 6:10 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte says ex Iligan City representative Vicente Belmonte Jr and ex Iligan City mayor Lawrence Cruz are included in his final drug list

House death penalty bill: How they voted

Dec 07, 2016 - 7:30 PM

UPDATED The House justice committee votes in favor of reimposing the death penalty for heinous crimes in the Philippines Who voted for and against the measure?

CAPITAL PUNISHMENT. How did the House justice panel vote on the death penalty bill?

Jennifer Lawrence pens open letter following Trump win

Nov 11, 2016 - 11:55 AM

We shouldn t blame anyone we shouldn t riot in the streets We should think strongly and clearly about what to do next because we cannot change the past writes Jennifer

JENNIFER LAWRENCE. The Oscar-winning actress pens an open letter following Donald Trump's win as US president. File photo shows Jennifer before the Christian Dior 2017 Spring/Summer ready-to-wear collection fashion show, on September 30 in Paris. Photo by Patrick Kovarik/AFP Photo

Jennifer Lawrence dikabarkan berpacaran dengan sutradara

Oct 18, 2016 - 4:31 PM

Keduanya menjalin kedekatan saat bekerja di lokasi syuting

Jennifer Lawrence dikabarkan menjalin kedekatan dengan sutradara Darren Aronofsky yang berusia 21 tahun lebih tua dari dirinya. Foto oleh Isaac Brekken/AFP.

Day 3 Bilibid probe: 12 hours of testimonies vs De Lima

Oct 07, 2016 - 4:34 PM

Witnesses testify about Senator Leila De Lima s supposed negligence as former justice secretary

PROBE CONTINUES. The House committee on justice, led by Oriental Mindoro 2nd District Representative Reynaldo Umali, holds its longest probe yet on October 6. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

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Sep 23, 2016 - 9:43 AM

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From the President: A good meal, watches for soldiers

Aug 26, 2016 - 8:30 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte joins Philippine soldiers for dinner and durian

HAVING DURIAN. President Rodrigo Duterte has durian with the troops. Photo from the 10th Agila Division

Jennifer Lawrence tops 'Forbes' 'Highest-Paid Actresses 2016' list

Aug 24, 2016 - 10:21 AM

Jennifer Lawrence is the highest paid actress for the second year in a row followed by Melissa McCarthy and Scarlett Johansson

HIGHEST-PAID ACTRESS. Jennifer Lawrence tops 'Forbes' highest-paid actresses list 2016. File photo shows Jennifer at a global fan screening of 'X-Men Apocalypse' in London. Photo by Will Oliver/EPA

US man charged in 'Celebgate' nude photo hack

Jul 02, 2016 - 1:02 PM

The Celebgate scandal in 2014 saw nude photos of actresses like Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Upton published online

CELEBGATE. A man is charged for leaking nude photos of popular actors in 2014.