The families of missing University of the Philippines (UP) students Sherlyn Cadapan and Karen Empeño have asked the Court of Appeals (CA) to move detained kidnapping suspect retired Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan Jr. from a military detention facility to a civilian jail, preferably his former cell at the Bulacan provincial jail.
By Carine M. Asutilla
The eagle has landed, literally. The crew of a cargo vessel bound for Taiwan was surprised to find a juvenile osprey, commonly called fish eagle, perched near the bow of the vessel on Nov. 16.
Two people were killed while 17 others were wounded when an improvised explosive device (IED) went off at a billiard hall near the town plaza in Mlang, North Cotabato at 7 p.m. Sunday.
By Julie M. Aurelio
Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II commended last week a policeman who was wounded following an encounter with armed men in Butuan City, Agusan del Norte.
By Maricar Cinco
A highway patrol policeman based in Laguna shot and wounded his male friend in what the policeman claimed to be an accidental shooting early on Sunday.