• Top of the Morning: Watch Cristine and Ali Make Heartfelt Vows In Wedding Video

    Plus, Barbie dolls now come in petite, and couple's lost wedding ring found in the most unusual place
  • 1. Watch: Cristine and Ali's wedding video
    Following the wedding of actress Cristine Reyes and Ali Khatibi last January 27, NicePrint Photos has released the official video of the momentous occasion which was highlighted by the couple's wedding vows, with breathtaking sceneries as the backdrop. Part of Ali's vow reads, "For 29 years ... the road I have taken has always been safe and sure, and I never wanted it to end or to change. But God has a funny way of dealing with things. God sent me the greatest match of my life; he sent me you." In her vows, Cristine said, "Ikaw ang nagpakita sa akin ng totoong kahulugan ng pag-ibig. Dahil ang pag-ibig ay hindi lang puro masaya, ang pag-ibig ay mahirap din." The intimate wedding, which was attended by only a handful of family members and close friends, was held in Balesin island. Watch the full video below: (youtube.com)


    2. Tyra Banks is a new mom
    Former supermodel Tyra Banks, 42, took to Instagram to share the news that she and boyfriend Erik Asla are new parents to baby boy York. The photo showed a baby's bonnet and was captioned, "The best present we worked and prayed so hard for is finally here. He's got my fingers and big eyes and his daddy Erik's mouth and chin. As we thank the angel of a woman that carried our miracle baby boy for us, we pray for everyone who struggles to reach this joyous milestone. York Banks Asla, welcome to the world."  The couple had a gestational surrogate carry the baby to term after Tyra's struggles with infertility. (people.com)

    3. Barbie dolls get realistic body types
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    Toy manufacturer Mattel has announced that it will soon make available the iconic doll in three new body types: tall, petite, and curvy, aside from the original stick-thin frame it is infamously known for. "We are excited to literally be changing the face of the brand – these new dolls represent a line that is more reflective of the world girls see around them – the variety in body type, skin tones and style allows girls to find a doll that speaks to them," said Evelyn Mazzocco, Senior Vice President and Global General Manager Barbie. The new dolls will be in stores starting March 1st. (usatoday.com)

    4. First Zika virus case in Los Angeles, California confirmed
    The dreaded Zika virus has reached the U.S. state of California as Los Angeles reports its first confirmed case. The World Health Organization has said that "The level of alarm is extremely high" and has called for an emergency meeting. The mosquito-borne Zika virus has been linked to the birth of babies with microcephaly, a brain abnormality. (people.com)

    5. Couple's lost wedding ring found -- inside their baby's digestive track

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    When Clark Griswold's wife could not find her wedding ring, they did the next best thing: "We decided to have our baby x-rayed just in case". True enough, a ring-shaped object was detected. The 14-month old boy is doing fine, and according to his dad, is showing no signs of discomfort at all. Finding humor in the situation as they wait for the child to excrete the piece of jewelry, Griswold replied to a commenter, "Ah it's ok. He's a pretty funny little dude. Shit happens, hopefully soon with diamonds." (reddit.com)

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