Watch more in iWantv or TFC.tv Apparently, there's no such thing as "network war" for Vice Ganda, who hasn't shied away from mentioning the rival program of his own "It's Showtime." In the Thursday episode of the ABS-CBN noontime show, Vice Ganda quipped he wanted to go instead to Broadway, the studio of "Eat Bulaga," as he protested against a joke made by co-host Vhong Navarro. Vice Ganda later joked that comedian Wally should replace Navarro as a "Showtime" regular. Wally is one of the hosts of "Eat Bulaga." This isn't the first time Vice Ganda mentioned the competing program in good humor. Notably, he re-created a popular scene of the onscreen tandem "Aldub," and in another episode joked that viewers should switch channels as "It's Showtime" repaired a broken prop. … [Read more...] about WATCH: Vice Ganda jokes Wally should replace Vhong on ‘Showtime’
It seems likely that when Meghan Markle walks down the aisle on Saturday and says, “I do,” this divorced bride will be greeted a lot more warmly by her crown-wearing in-laws than was a previous American royal newlywed.But then, the wedding of the biracial former actress to Prince Harry is unlikely to create a British constitutional crisis or alter the fate of the free world.Here’s what we know about the “other” Yankee who became a member of England’s ruling family, Baltimore’s own Wallis Warfield Simpson:Who was she? Wallis Warfield Simpson was born June 19, 1896, the poor relation of a wealthy Baltimore family. Her father died when she was an infant. She was raised by her widowed mother, and to make ends meet, the pair survived on handouts from an uncle.What are her Baltimore roots? She lived for a time at 212 E. Biddle St. She attended Oldfields School, the girls’ boarding school in Sparks-Glencoe, and, according to one biography, as a … [Read more...] about Meghan Markle isn’t the first American to marry a British royal. Meet Baltimore’s Wallis Simpson.
WENCESLAO “Wally” Sombero Jr. will be detained at the Quezon City Jail Annex in Camp Bagong Diwa, Taguig over the plunder case he is facing before the Sandiganbayan’s Sixth Division in connection with the P50-million bribe money he allegedly handed two Immigration officials for the release of illegal Chinese workers in November 2016. Sombero is facing plunder before the Sandiganbayan’s Sixth Division, along with former Immigration deputy commissioners Al Argosino and Michael Robles. The three are seeking to be detained at the Philippine National Police (PNP) custodial center in Camp Crame. In a hearing on Wednesday, the court gave the prosecution and the PNP custodial center 24 hours within which to file their comment to the plea of Sombero, Argosino, and Robles. In the meantime, the court maintained the commitment order, which it issued. Associate Justice Sarah Jane Fernandez, who leads the Sandiganbayan’s Sixth Division, said during the hearing … [Read more...] about Wally Sombero to be detained at jail annex in Taguig
MULTIMEDIA Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News Posted at Apr 11 2018 12:22 PM Retired policeman Wally Sombero, the suspected middleman in the alleged bribery scandal involving Chinese businessman Jack Lam, is processed at the media center of the Philippine National Police (PNP) in Camp Crame, Quezon City on Wednesday. Sombero is accused of plunder, along with Bureau of Immigration Commissioners Al Argosino and Michael Robles. /entertainment/04/11/18/bunsong-anak-nina-melai-at-jason-nagdiwang-ng-unang-kaarawan/life/04/11/18/uks-biggest-royal-fan-set-for-summer-of-babies-and-weddings/business/04/11/18/solon-claims-grab-owes-riders-p18-billion-for-illegal-charges/news/04/11/18/2-huli-sa-shabu-session-sa-abandonadong-bahay/business/04/11/18/more-open-china-could-come-with-diplomatic-consequences-analyst … [Read more...] about Wally Sombero surrenders to PNP
MANILA - Retired policeman Wally Sombero on Wednesday surrendered at the national police headquarters in Camp Crame in connection with a P50-million bribery scandal involving the illegal Chinese workers of Macau-based gambling tycoon Jack Lam. Sombero is facing an arrest warrant for plunder, along with former Immigration Commissioners Al Argosino and Michael Robles. Argosino and Robles in November 2016 allegedly accepted P50 million from Lam in exchange for the release of some 1,300 illegal workers arrested in his casino in Pampanga. CCTV shows 'bribe' transfer between Lam aide, BI men Ex-BI men sued for plunder, graft over P50-M extortion try Sombero, then president of Asian Gaming Service Providers Association Inc. (AGSPA), allegedly facilitated the exchange of bribe money at the City of Dreams Hotel and Casino in Parañaque City. He had admitted to deducting P2 million from Lam's payout to serve as processing fee for the release papers of the arrested … [Read more...] about Ex-cop Wally Sombero surrenders