TODAY’S HEADLINES

Jennifer Lawrence to play war photographer in Spielberg film15-Mar-03, 11:09 AM | Agence France-Presse

Massive demand for Grateful Dead final shows15-Mar-03, 7:16 AM | Agence France-Presse

Madonna plans global tour for new album15-Mar-03, 12:04 AM | Agence France-Presse

Derek Ramsay installs 90-ft ‘Extreme Series’ billboard15-Mar-02, 6:39 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.com

Jennifer Lawrence to play war photographer in Spielberg film15-Mar-03, 11:09 AM | Agence France-PresseThe actress will star in 'It's What I Do: A Photographer's Life of Love and War,' based on the memoirs of photojournalist Lynsey Addario.

Massive demand for Grateful Dead final shows15-Mar-03, 7:16 AM | Agence France-PresseTickets for the rock legends' three July 4 weekend shows at Chicago's Soldier Field -- which has a capacity of 61,500 -- sold out within minutes.

Madonna plans global tour for new album15-Mar-03, 12:04 AM | Agence France-PresseThe tour begins August 29 in Miami, with additional dates in Asia and Australia to be announced soon.

Derek Ramsay installs 90-ft ‘Extreme Series’ billboard15-Mar-02, 6:39 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.com'Extreme Series: Kaya Mo Ba 'To?' airs weeknights on TV5 from 10:15PM to 10:45PM starting Monday, March 2.

Jim Paredes urges critics to help improve controversial HB 421815-Mar-02, 12:57 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comA hearing for the bill, also known as the OPM Development Act of 2014, is scheduled on Monday at the House of Representatives.

Will Smith’s ‘Focus’ topples ‘Fifty Shades’ to win U.S. box office15-Mar-02, 8:16 AM | By Chris Michaud, ReutersThe action drama racked up $19.1 million in ticket sales on a weekend that saw business hampered by rough winter weather in the U.S.

BREAKING NEWS as of 15-Mar-03, 8:41 AM

William Shatner cannot attend friend Leonard Nimoy’s funeral15-Mar-01, 1:25 PM | ReutersShatner and Nimoy portrayed the two best-known characters on the original 'Star Trek' television series.

NOT JUST MANILA | Lenny Kravitz nixes Asia, Australia tour15-Mar-01, 10:03 AM | Agence France-PresseThe 50-year-old rocker had been scheduled to perform in March in Japan, the Philippines, Indonesia, and Malaysia before a series of dates in Australia.

Lupita Nyong’o's $150,000 Oscar gown returned by thief via TMZ15-Mar-01, 8:53 AM | ReutersThe thief returned the dress and tipped off the celebrity news site after learning the pearls on the dress were fake.

Did Jolo Revilla try to commit suicide?15-Mar-01, 12:30 AM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comThe actor and Cavite vice governor was reportedly suffering from depression due to his father's incarceration.

Aiko Melendez wins Best Actress in Int’l Cinema of World filmfest in London15-Feb-28, 1:26 PM | Edwin P. Sallan, Interaksyon.comThe seasoned actress won for her role in Louie Ignacio’s Cinemalaya drama, 'Asintado.'

Lawyers for Bill Cosby ask U.S. judge to dismiss defamation lawsuit15-Feb-28, 8:27 AM | ReutersThree Massachusetts women said the comedian had defamed them when they made public allegations of sexual assault.

Tributes pour in for Leonard Nimoy, aka Mr Spock15-Feb-28, 8:08 AM | Agence France-Presse'Long before being nerdy was cool, there was Leonard Nimoy,' said US President Barack Obama, who joined Nimoy's 'Star Trek' co-stars in bidding the actor adieu.

Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek’s ‘Mr. Spock,’ dies at 8315-Feb-28, 7:54 AM | By Will Dunham, ReutersThe actor, who had battled chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, was known for his trademark phrase, 'Live long and prosper'.

Lisa Macuja puts 20 years of Ballet Manila in perspective with concert15-Feb-27, 11:39 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.com'BM 2.0 The 20th Anniversary Concert' goes on stage on February 28, 7:30 p.m. and March 1, 3:00 p.m. at the Aliw Theater.

Long live the King! Elvis returns to Vegas15-Feb-27, 10:25 AM | Agence France-PresseThe former Las Vegas fixture will receive a symbolic return to Sin City with a reconstruction of his concerts and an exhibition.

Madonna in unscripted plunge steals show at Brit awards15-Feb-27, 8:39 AM | By Liisa Tukhanen, ReutersShe looked startled as she fell backwards down stairs but kept going with the performance and later said on Instagram that she was fine.

Music industry moves to Friday global album release15-Feb-27, 8:24 AM | By Shaun Tandon, Agence France-PresseMusic retailers, record companies and artists said they would coordinate album releases to go out everywhere each Friday at one minute past midnight.

Lupita Nyong’o's $150,000 Oscars dress stolen from hotel15-Feb-27, 7:56 AM | ReutersThe Calvin Klein dress, embellished with 6,000 natural white pearls, was one of the stand-outs on the red carpet at the Oscars.

Marion Cotillard, Melanie Laurent in town for climate change campaign15-Feb-26, 7:04 PM | By Edwin P. Sallan, InterAksyon.comThe two actresses have accompanied French President Francois Hollande on the latter's two-day state visit to the Philippines.

Scarlett Johansson took our name, rock band says15-Feb-26, 4:23 PM | Agence France-PresseLos Angeles rock duo The Singles said it had sent a cease-and-desist order to the actress' new musical outfit for infringing on its name.

Julia Barretto posts happy photo with dad Dennis Padilla15-Feb-26, 4:03 PM | InterAksyon.comThings are looking up for father and daughter two months after she allegedly snubbed him during a Christmas party.

Brit Awards crown Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift15-Feb-26, 8:10 AM | Agence France-PresseSheeran was named best British male solo artist and Swift won the international female solo artist award.

Court orders more community service for Lindsay Lohan after dispute15-Feb-26, 7:51 AM | ReutersOriginally ordered to complete 240 hours of community service, the actress reported credit for insufficient work, like a 'meet and greet' with fans in London.