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Name recognition doesn’t guarantee singer Clay Aiken, a Democrat, a seat in Congress from NC

Clay Aiken. Wikipedia photo   RALEIGH, N.C.— “American Idol” star Clay Aiken has plenty of name recognition. But that doesn’t mean voters in North Carolina’s 2nd Congressional District will send the singer-songwriter and Democratic hopeful to Washington to represent them in Congress. Republican Rep. Renee Ellmers has represented the district for two terms and wants …

Detectives search Justin Bieber’s account on photo website looking for evidence of vandalism

Photo: Facebook Page of Justin Bieber   LOS ANGELES— Surveillance footage from Justin Bieber’s home appears to show the pop star high-fiving friends and celebrating after throwing eggs at a neighbour’s home in January, an investigator’s affidavit released Friday shows. The description of Bieber’s reaction to the incident that authorities say caused thousands of dollars …

Bryan Castillo named as Pinoy’s Biggest Loser

Photo: Facebook Page of Bryan Castillo   Bryan Castillo was named as the Biggest Loser at the finale  of “The Biggest Loser Pinoy Edition Doubles” on Saturday, April 26. He lost 154 pounds, or 52.56 percent of his body weight. “Hindi ko ma-explain ang pakiramdam. Happy ako kasi marami akong nabawas na timbang,” Bryan told …

Carla Abellana is in the “moving on” stage

Carla Abellana is slowly but surely moving on. Wikipedia Photo   Carla Abella is still fixing her broken heart, barely two weeks after admitting her breakup with boyfriend Geoff Eigenmann. “Healing will take time. Matagal yan.  Hindi ito overnight.  Hindi ito very easy for us,” she said minutes before the presscon of Regal Entertainment’s romantic …

Fil-Am composer included in Time 100’s most influential list

Wikipedia photo   Another Filipino in Time Magazine’s most influential list. He is Robert Lopez, a U.S.-based songwriter of Filipino descent, who shared the spot with his wife Kristen Anderson-Lopez for the song “Let It Go.” Robert and Kristen were described by their colleagues as “both completely steeped in the traditions of Broadway musicals.” “[T]hey’re …

John Lloyd Cruz unveils new body

  Photo: Facebook Page of John Lloyd Cruz   BORACAY, Philippines- The new John Lloyd Cruz is here. After the Century Tuna Superbods Super Challenge’s 42-day diet and exercise, the award-winning actor is now fitter and healthier. On Saturday night, April 26, John Lloyd wowed everyone with his big transformation. “Sino ba hindi nenerbyusin? First …

Cedric Lee and Raz arrested in Samar

Cedric Lee, one of the accused in Vhong Navarro’s mauling.   Cedric Lee and Simeon Raz, two of the accused in the mauling of TV host-actor Vhong Navarro were arrested in Oras, Samar, Justice Secretary Leila de Lima said Saturday. In an interview on dzBB radio, De Lima said: “Kumpirmado po. Binalita sa akin ni …

‘Meteor Garden’ star Shan Cai gives birth

Barbie Hsu with her newborn baby girl and husband. Photo from Barbie’s Instagram account.   Little Shan Cai was born. On Thursday, April 24, the “Meteor Garden” star Barbie Hsu shared her new source of joy via her Instragram account. “Gave birth to a little girl! She’s safe and sound, thank God,” Barbie captioned one …

Angel gets goosebumps when shooting intense scenes in “The Legal Wife”

Angel Locsin admits that she gets goosebumps everytime they shoot the intense scenes in their top-rating primetime series on ABS-CBN, “The Legal Wife.”   “Our script is so beautifully written that even us, the cast members, get goosebumps after shooting our scenes,” shared Angel, who is better known by viewers as Monica Santiago-De Villa, the …

Maja hates being a mistress

Maja Salvador plays the mistress in “The Legal Wife.” Wikipedia photo   Maja Salvador is happy that “The Legal Wife” has been dominating local and worldwide Twitter trends, but in reality, she hates her mistress character, Nicole Esquivel. In an interview with ABS-CBN News, she said: “Gusto kong sabunutan ’yung sarili ko sa TV. Ay, …