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‘Gayak’ in New York

Roni Bertubin’s indie drama “Gayak” competes at the Buffalo Niagara Film Festival. The film will be shown on May 2, 6 p.m., at the Market Arcade Film and Arts Center in Buffalo, New York. “Gayak” is set during the Pagsa-San Juan Catholic ritual in Nueva Ecija. Bayani San Diego Jr.

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Billy Joel begins Madison Square Garden residency

Billy Joel performs his first show of his Madison Square Garden residency, on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, in New York. AP

Billy Joel has begun his residency at Madison Square Garden with an energetic show that covers a wide swath of his musical catalog.

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New Year’s in Times Square is endurance contest

Looking from the Marriott Marquis hotel, fireworks erupt from One Times Square as the Waterford Crystal ball that will mark the new year is raised into position at six hours before midnight for New Year's Eve celebrations in New York Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

Crowds jammed New York’s Times Square on Tuesday to ring in 2014, braving bone-chilling cold and ultra-tight security for the chance to see Miley Cyrus, a final countdown from a U.S. Supreme Court justice and the drop of the shimmering crystal ball.

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Beyonce talks surprise album, success at NYC event

Beyonce performs onstage on her Mrs. Carter World Tour, on Friday, December 20, 2013 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. AP

Beyonce had her doubts minutes before her new album’s surprise release, despite all the hard work she put in on the songs and videos.

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NYC music fest canceled after 2 drug-linked deaths

Swedish DJ, remixer and record producer Avicii poses for a portrait, on Friday, Aug. 30, 2013 in New York. AP

The last day of a New York City dance music festival featuring high-profile acts including Avicii, David Guetta and Diplo was canceled Sunday after the deaths of two attendees and the hospitalizations of several others, apparently linked to drugs.

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Kanye West scuffles with paparazzi at LA airport

Kanye West. AP

Police are investigating a scuffle between rapper Kanye West and a cameraman at Los Angeles International Airport, where paparazzi are known to lurk in hopes of snapping shots of celebrities.

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Celebrating with Filipinos in North America

SEN. BONG Revilla, Marian Rivera, Julie Ann San Jose and Rafael Rosell on the Kapuso float in a grand parade in New York.

GMA Network – through its international channels GMA Pinoy TV, GMA Life TV and GMA News TV International – celebrated the Philippines’ 115th Independence Day by launching events in North America in partnership with Filipino-American and Filipino-Canadian groups and communities.

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NY state of mind

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Singer-actress Sharon Cuneta flew to New York for the TV5 Independence Day celebration (held June 2). After work, she went sight-seeing and watched Broadway plays with her family.

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Lea Salonga’s BFF directs her in NY show

LIRIO. Shares unconditional friendship with the Pinay Broadway star. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Lea Salonga’s BFF of 20 years and “gay of honor” at her wedding to Robert Chien, Victor Lirio, directs her in a show that runs for three weeks at New York’s landmark cabaret, Café Carlyle.

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Jacky Woo wins Best Actor plum in PH-directed movie at NY fest


Japanese actor Jacky Woo won best actor for Filipino filmmaker Adolfo Alix Jr.’s “Haruo” at the International Film Festival Manhattan held in New York, according to the festival’s website.

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Singer makes journey from fullback to Figaro

In this September 2011 photo provided by the Metropolitan Opera, Keith Miller plays Lord Rochefort in Donizetti's "Anna Bolena," at the Metropolitan Opera in New York. The former University of Colorado fullback has reinvented himself, going from the gridiron to the stage and will appear in in Verdi's "Un Ballo in Maschera," at the Metropolitan Opera. Performances begin Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. AP/Metropolitan Opera, Ken Howard

Keith Miller was a bruising fullback out of the University of Colorado who never quite made it to the National Football League. He has, however, become a star at the Metropolitan Opera.

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Actress Taryn Manning charged with assault in NYC

Taryn Manning

Prosecutors said actress Taryn Manning attacked and choked her personal assistant in a New York City hotel room.

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