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Duterte emerges from 1-wk ‘absence,’ urges Mindanaoans to stay vigilant amid attacks

Amid concern and speculations on his health, President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday emerged from a week-long absence from the public eye and faced a gathered crowd in Agusan del Norte to urge Filipinos to remain vigilant amid terror attacks in [...]

June 17, 2017 News

Cop linked to Espinosa slay out on bail as court downgrades raps to homicide

The DOJ, in a review resolution on May 29, 2017, dismissed two counts of murder against members of the CIDG-8 led by Marcos, indicting them instead for homicide, a lesser and bailable offense. Marcos’ group held an operation at the [...]

June 17, 2017 News

Isa sa pinakabatang Marine na nasawi sa Marawi, binigyan ng Hero’s Welcome

Naiuwi na sa kani-kanilang probinsya ang mga labi ng iba pang mga sundalong napatay sa bakbakan sa Marawi City. Binigyan naman ng Hero's Welcome sa General Santos City ang isa sa pinakabatang Marine na napatay sa engkuwentro. Source: ABS-CBN NEWS [...]

June 17, 2017 News

DOTr orders Cebu Pacific probe after ‘hot’ Friday flight went viral

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has ordered an investigation of Cebu Pacific's compliance with deplaning procedure after tarmac delays caused one woman to faint and left several passengers in a swelter on a flight from Manila to Cebu Friday. In [...]

June 17, 2017 News

Pinoy crew safe after merchant vessel collision with US destroyer

TOKYO/WASHINGTON (UPDATE)- All 20 Filipino crew members on board a Philippine-flagged merchant vessel that collided with a US Navy destroyer Saturday are safe. Nippon Yusen KK, which charters the Philippine-flagged ACX Crystal, said this hours after the pre-dawn accident, which [...]

June 17, 2017 News

Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market for $13.7B

NEW YORK — Amazon reached an agreement to acquire upscale US grocer Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion, including debt, the companies announced Friday. Whole Foods, which has faced pressure from activist investors, will continue to operate stores under its [...]

June 16, 2017 News

US home construction falls for third month in a row in May

US home construction fell in May for the third straight month, with the pace of building hitting its lowest level since September, the Commerce Department reported Friday. Analysts had been expecting a rebound in homebuilding but the new figures confirmed [...]

June 16, 2017 News

UK queen visits London fire volunteers as locals plead for answers

Britain's Queen Elizabeth visited residents, volunteers and emergency services at a centre helping those affected by London's tower block fire on Friday, with grandson Prince William promising to return to hear residents' concerns. The queen met locals on her way [...]

June 16, 2017 News

Police arrest 2 suspects for illegal sale of gun accessories

The Philippine National Police Criminal Investigation Detection Group's Anti-Organized Crime Unit (PNP CIDG-AOCU) arrested in separate buy-bust operations two suspects on allegations they were selling gun accessories without a license. Elizabeth Grino and Ronie Velasco, also known as “Arvie Santos”, [...]

June 16, 2017 News

50 sasakyan nahatak ng MMDA sa QC

Limampung sasakyan ang nahatak ng Metropolitan Manila Development Authority kanina sa Muñoz at Scout area sa Quezon City. Nag-operate ang MMDA dahil walang tigil ang pagpasok ng reklamo at tip sa government hotline na 8888. Matapos makipag-ugnayan sa barangay at [...]

June 16, 2017 News