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Sep 26, 2017 - 1:10 PM

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Tom Brady disapproves of Trump's 'divisive' comments

Sep 26, 2017 - 1:51 AM

'I thought it was just divisive,' Brady says after Trump called on NFL owners to fire athletes who protest.

NOT HAPPY. Five-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady, who is on friendly terms with Trump, said he was unhappy with the president's comments. Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images/AFP

Wave of protests grip NFL after Trump urges fan boycott

Sep 25, 2017 - 8:10 AM

Trump ignites a firestorm of criticism after comments on Friday, September 22, in which he described NFL players who chose to take a knee through renditions of 'The Star-Spangled Banner' as 'sons of bitches' who should be fired

IN PROTEST. Maurice Smith #27 and Julius Thomas #89 kneel with Jarvis Landry #14 of the Miami Dolphins during the National Anthem prior to an NFL game against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium on September 24, 2017 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Steven Ryan/Getty Images/AFP

Ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez found to have advanced CTE

Sep 22, 2017 - 1:37 PM

Hernandez had stage 3 CTE, with stage 4 being the most severe form of the disease, researchers say. The illness is believed to be caused by repeated blows to the head.

HEAD TRAUMA. Hernandez was sentenced to life in prison in April 2015 for the murder of Odin Lloyd, a semi-pro football player whose bloodied body was found less than a mile from Hernandez's luxury Massachusetts home in 2013. Hernandez was appealing the conviction at the time of his suicide. File photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images/AFP

Diokno defined courage for the Martial Law generation

Sep 19, 2017 - 10:19 AM

On the 45th anniversary of martial law and some 30 years after his death, Jose Diokno lives on, his ideals and his dreams, and his deeply held belief that it is worth building 'a nation for our children'

HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER. Statesman Jose 'Ka Pepe' Diokno during one of the anti-Martial Law demonstrations. Photo from Diokno Foundation

Japan deploys missile defense over North Korea threat to Guam

Aug 12, 2017 - 3:02 PM

The defense ministry deploys the Patriot Advanced Capability 3 PAC 3 system in Shimane Hiroshima and Kochi in western Japan which North Korea had warned could be along its missiles flight path NHK and Kyodo News say

MISSILE DEFENSE. A PAC-3 surface-to-air missile is transported into Japan Ground Self-Defense Forces' Kaita base in Kaita town, Hiroshima prefecture on August 12, 2017. Photo by Jiji Press/ AFP

Kagame poised for 3rd-term win in Rwanda election

Aug 04, 2017 - 2:34 PM

Some 6 9 million Rwandans have registered to vote in the poll which pits Paul Kagame 59 against two little known candidates seen as unlikely to pose any threat to his Rwandan Patriotic Front s tight control of the country

ELECTIONS. Polling station staff prepare polling material at a polling station in a Kigali school, on August 3, 2017 on the eve of the country's presidential election. Photo by Marco Longari/AFP

Disgraced ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez commits suicide in prison

Apr 19, 2017 - 7:26 PM

The 27 year old Hernandez was discovered hanging in his cell after he used a bedsheet that he attached to his cell window

THE END. Aaron Hernandez, seen during  a 2013 court hearing, had beat two murder counts but was already serving life without parole for a previous conviction. Jared Wickerham/Getty Images/AFP

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Feb 06, 2017 - 7:57 PM

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Trump leads Twitter praise of 'amazing' Patriots

Feb 06, 2017 - 3:27 PM

Personalities congratulate Tom Brady and the New England Patriots for their Super Bowl 51 victory

A general view of the field following the Patriots 34-28 win over the Falcons during Super Bowl 51 at NRG Stadium on February 5, 2017 in Houston, Texas. Tom Pennington/Getty Images/AFP

Brady hails mental toughness after Patriots miracle win

Feb 06, 2017 - 2:54 PM

Tom Brady 39 insisted his team had never given up even after falling 28 3 behind in the third quarter

Tom Brady of the New England Patriots looks to pass late in the game against the Atlanta Falcons during Super Bowl 51 at NRG Stadium on February 5, 2017 in Houston, Texas. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images/AFP

NFL: Patriots stun Falcons to win Super Bowl

Feb 06, 2017 - 12:22 PM

The New England Patriots overturn a 28 3 third quarter deficit to snatch a sensational victory over the Atlanta Falcons at Houston s NRG Stadium

CHAMPIONS! Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots holds the Vince Lombardi Trophy as Head coach Bill Belichick (R) looks on after defeating the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in overtime during Super Bowl 51 at NRG Stadium on February 5, 2017 in Houston, Texas. Timothy A. Clary/AFP

Patriots, Falcons chase history at Super Bowl

Feb 05, 2017 - 1:01 PM

More than 100 million homes across the United States and millions more worldwide will tune in for the American football showpiece in Houston

MVP. Matt Ryan of the Atlanta Falcons, this season's Most Valuable Player, walks on the field during the Super Bowl LI team walk through at NRG Stadium on February 4, 2017 in Houston, Texas. Tim Warner/Getty Images/AFP

Is Tom Brady the greatest quarterback ever?

Feb 03, 2017 - 1:53 PM

Former NFL coaches and players believe Brady will be in a class of his own with another Super Bowl victory

Tom Brady baffled by Donald Trump questions

Jan 24, 2017 - 12:14 PM

Why does everybody make such a big deal? Brady asks I don t understand it

BAFFLED. Tom Brady of the New England Patriots asks 'why does everybody make such a big deal' out of his friendship with US President Donald Trump? Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Falcons, Patriots to clash in Super Bowl showpiece

Jan 23, 2017 - 2:40 PM

Tom Brady 39 will now be chasing a record equaling fifth Super Bowl crown in Houston on February 5

SUPER BOWL-BOUND.Tom Brady of the New England Patriots attempts a pass against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the third quarter in the AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium on January 22, 2017 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Giants, Texans, Falcons reach NFL playoffs while Raiders lose Carr

Dec 25, 2016 - 6:52 PM

The NFL playoff picture takes shape with just one week left in the regular season

RAIDERS OF THE LOST QB. The Raiders took a major hit to their title hopes when quarterback Derek Carr was taken out of the game in the fourth quarter. He'll have surgery on his fractured fibula and be replaced by the unheralded Matt McGloin. Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images/AFP

'Walking legend' Tom Brady seizes all-time win mark

Dec 05, 2016 - 1:53 PM

Tom Brady notches his 201st NFL triumph breaking the all time record for wins by a quarterback

Tom Brady of the New England Patriots looks on during the second half against the Los Angeles Rams at Gillette Stadium on December 4, 2016 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

China priests' fears over Vatican's Beijing olive branch

Nov 01, 2016 - 2:35 PM

Since January Chinese and Vatican officials have met at least 4 times including in Rome to try and resolve the delicate issue of the appointment of bishops – the heart of the dispute

This photo taken on May 11, 2016 shows a priest about to start a mass at the Catholic church in Dingan, in China's southern Guangxi region. Greg Baker/AFP

Obama tips NFL's Patriots, NBA's Warriors to win titles

Oct 29, 2016 - 4:18 AM

US President Barack Obama thinks Golden State will figure things out after their blowout loss to open the season

DUBS. Steph Curry, Draymond Green and the Golden State Warriors couldn't close the deal last season despite a 3-1 NBA Finals lead, but US President Barack Obama thinks the addition of Kevin Durant will put them over the top this season. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images/AFP

Tom Brady makes NFL return with a vengeance

Oct 10, 2016 - 12:37 PM

Brady makes his return from a 4 game Deflategate suspension throwing for 406 yards and 3 touchdowns

PATRIOT MISSILES. The Patriots entered at 3-1 by the time Tom Brady made his return from suspension, and Brady made sure they were 4-1 after. Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images/AFP

SC orals on Marcos burial: Issues and answers

Aug 30, 2016 - 10:30 PM

On Wednesday morning August 31 the Supreme Court hears arguments on the petitions filed by Martial Law victims to stop the burial of the late president Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani

MARCOS BURIAL. The Supreme Court will hold its oral arguments on Wednesday, August 24, to resolve whether the late President Ferdinand Marcos deserves a slot at the Libingan ng mga Bayani.

Broncos reach Super Bowl by edging Patriots 20-18

Jan 25, 2016 - 9:28 AM

The Broncos defense spearheads their victory over the defending champions

NFL: Brady ready for Manning duel

Jan 21, 2016 - 12:35 PM

It will be the 17th duel between two of the greatest quarterbacks ever in American football

NFL: Patriots, Seahawks face tough playoff path back to Super Bowl

Jan 15, 2016 - 2:35 PM

New England takes on a Kansas City team on an 11 game winning streak while Seattle faces the best team in the regular season Carolina

Duterte hints he might run for president

Oct 04, 2015 - 7:24 PM

I will run because people keep bugging me says Duterte and then jokes You want me to run? Okay I will run around from first district to the third district of the city

FINAL DECISION. Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte will announce his final plans for the 2016 elections next week. Contributed photo

Arellano puts away DLSU-D to keep semis bid alive

Aug 29, 2015 - 6:01 PM

The NCAA champions need one more win in order to secure at least a playoff for the semifinals A loss will end their conference

STILL ALIVE. Shirley Salamagos celebrates a point with Arellano as they overcome DLSU-Dasmariñas to keep their V-League campaign alive. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

NU routs DLSU-D in straight sets in V-League quarterfinals

Aug 15, 2015 - 3:52 PM

Dindin Santiago Manabat Jaja Santiago and Myla Pablo show the way for the Lady Bulldogs with a combined 27 points

Jaja Santiago tallied 9 points to lead NU alongside sister Dindin Santiago-Manabat and Myla Pablo. File Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

V-League: DLSU-Dasma beats CSB to claim final quarters spot

Aug 10, 2015 - 12:05 AM

Mariebeth Lara scores 17 points as DLSU Dasma defeats CSB in 5 sets

First Catholic bishop for 3 years ordained in China

Aug 04, 2015 - 9:48 PM

Joseph Zhang Yilin is installed as the official bishop of Anyang in the central province of Henan as hundreds of police blocked access to the Sacred Heart of Jesus church

A worshipper displays a photo of Father Joseph Zhang Yilin in a book after he was ordained as a bishop, in Anyang, China's central Henan province on August 4, 2015. AFP PHOTO / GREG BAKER

DLSU-Dasma snatches first win with sweep of San Sebastian

Aug 01, 2015 - 8:03 PM

Iumi Yongco led the way for DLSU D with 13 points while Cherry Rose Nunag and guest player Desiree Dadang paced the Lady Patriots with 11 and 10 points respectively

PATRIOTIC FEELINGS. De La Salle University Dasmarinas needed 4 matches to get in the win column, but the feeling was sweet when it happened. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

Brady's 'Deflate-gate' suspension upheld by NFL

Jul 29, 2015 - 5:12 AM

The New England Patriots quarterback will have to serve his 4 game suspension as NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says Tom Brady destroyed potentially incriminating evidence

DEFLATED. Tom Brady and the New England Patriots were hit hard by the NFL. Photo by CJ Gunther/EPA

IN VINES: Ateneo Lady Eagles romp to third straight V-League victory

Jul 26, 2015 - 8:43 PM

Missed the Ateneo vs De La Salle Dasmariñas game? Watch highlights from Vine

EAGLES FLYING HIGH. Bea De Leon manned Ateneo's net defense for 10 points on 5 blocks. Photo by Czaesar Dancel/Rappler

WATCH: Alyssa Valdez shows toughness after hurting elbow

Jul 26, 2015 - 8:09 PM

Ateneo s Alyssa Valdez didn t allow the pain to hold her back against De La Salle University Dasmariñas in their Shakey s V League showdown

TOUGH EAGLE. Alyssa Valdez grabbed her right arm in pain momentarily before rising to finish off a victory for the Ateneo Lady Eagles. Photo by Czaesar Dancel/Rappler

Valdez leads Ateneo rout of DLSU-D in V-League match-up

Jul 26, 2015 - 7:30 PM

The Ateneo Lady Eagles remain unbeaten with a 3 sets win over De La Salle University Dasmariñas

Alyssa Valdez and the Lady Eagles soared to another win in the Shakey's V-League. Photo by Czaesar Dancel/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Ateneo vs DLSU-D — Shakey's V-League eliminations

Jul 26, 2015 - 3:35 PM

Relive Ateneo Lady Eagles versus De La Salle Dasmariñas Lady Patriots in the Shakey s V League through Rappler s highlights

Laure leads UST to first V-League win over DLSU-D

Jul 18, 2015 - 4:40 PM

EJ Laure Pam Lastimosa and Mela Tunay combined for 51 points to notch the UST Tigresses first victory in the Shakey s V League 12 Collegiate Conference

Carmela Tunay (from left to right), Marivic Meneses, and Pam Lastimosa attempt to block an attack from DLSU-Dasmariñas. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

The problem with loyalty oaths

Jul 11, 2015 - 7:53 PM

Has anyone imagined the logistical nightmare of translating a call for action of Filipino Chinese communities into actual policy?

Edward Snowden: World is rejecting mass surveillance

Jun 05, 2015 - 1:05 PM

Snowden: Though we have come a long way the right to privacy – the foundation of the freedoms enshrined in the United States Bill of Rights – remains under threat

SNOWDEN. A recent, undated handout picture received from Channel 4 on December 24, 2013 shows US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden preparing to make his television Christmas message. AFP PHOTO / CHANNEL 4

US Congress curbs NSA surveillance; Obama signs into law

Jun 03, 2015 - 5:26 AM

UPDATED The US Senate passes landmark legislation that ends the government s bulk telephone data dragnet reining in the most controversial surveillance program since the 9 11 attacks of 2001

FILIBUSTER. Senator Rand Paul (C) speaks to the media after speaking on the Senate Floor on 31 May 2015. The US Senate convened a special session on 31 May afternoon to take up intelligence legislation that includes reforms to the National Security Agency (NSA) just hours before existing legislation is to expire, amid warnings from President Barack Obama and the intelligence community. Photo by Pete Marovich / EPA

CIA chief: Ending NSA spying would boost terror threat

Jun 01, 2015 - 12:38 AM

If no action is taken by the Senate Sunday authorities will be forced to shut down the bulk collection program and two other provisions

JOHN BRENNAN. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director John O. Brennan speaks during an appearance at the Council of Foreign Relations (CFR) in New York, New York, USA, 13 March 2015. Photo by Justin Lane/EPA

Patriots' QB Brady suspended 4 games for 'Deflategate'

May 12, 2015 - 12:06 PM

The NFL rules that the two time MVP was at least generally aware that the team had inappropriately deflated footballs to gain an advantage

#EDSA29: A freedom fighter remembers

Feb 25, 2015 - 2:19 PM

Victor Burns Lovely Jr was once considered a terrorist in his fight for freedom this is his story

Lovely is awarded the Ninoy Aquino Medal of Valor during the commemoration of the 29th Death Anniversary of Ninoy Aquino in 2012. The ceremony was organized by the Ninoy Aquino Movement members in the Philippines. (L-R) Lovely, Heherson Alvarez and Raul Daza.

IN MEMES: The best and worst of Super Bowl XLIX

Feb 02, 2015 - 2:34 PM

Only memes could do justice to the head scratching play calling and Katy Perry s WWE inspired outfits at this year s Super Bowl

Richard Sherman's face tells the story of Super Bowl XLIX. Screen shot from YouTube

Gisele Bundchen, kids cheer on Tom Brady after Super Bowl win

Feb 02, 2015 - 1:39 PM

We are proud of you daddy the Brazilian model says of Tom Brady

Patriots rally from behind to defeat Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX

Feb 02, 2015 - 11:26 AM

The New England Patriots rallied from 10 points down in the fourth quarter to defeat the Seattle Seahawks 28 24 in Super Bowl XLIX

END ZONE HERO. Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman celebrates after scoring the game-winning touchdown in Super Bowl XLIX. Photo by Kevin C. Cox / Getty Images/ AFP

Eight things to watch for in Super Bowl XLIX

Feb 01, 2015 - 6:51 PM

Everything you need to know about Super Bowl XLIX between the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots including key match ups and players to watch for

GUNSLINGERS. Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (L) and Tom Brady of the Patriots (R) represent the best of the future and the best of the current/past, respectively. Photos by CJ Gunther, John G. Mabanglo/EPA <span class="attribution"></span>

Patriots stand in way of Seahawks Super Bowl repeat

Feb 01, 2015 - 3:52 PM

An NFL season marred by scandal culminates Sunday with Super Bowl XLIX between the defending champion Seahawks and a Patriots team looking to revive a dynasty

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (L) hands the ball off to running back Marshawn Lynch (R). Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP <span class="attribution"></span>

Footballs to be under tight security at Super Bowl XLIX

Feb 01, 2015 - 1:55 AM

The NFL will keep a tight rein on more than 100 footballs available for use at Super Bowl XLIX following the Deflategate controversy

The Wilson Football Factory booth displays authentic Super Bowl XLIX game balls at the Phoenix Convention Center. Photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP <span class="attribution"></span>


Feb 01, 2015 - 12:03 AM

Live updates of Super Bowl 49 between the defending NFL champion Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots