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Ilocos law school dean wounded in gun attack


The dean of the College of Law of the Mariano Marcos State University was declared in stable condition after he was shot by two men on Thursday night on the school’s parking lot here, police said.

Posted: February 15th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Sports | Read More »

9 dead, villages destroyed in Solomons tsunami

The destroyed Venga village following a Tsunami Wednesday Feb. 6, 2013, in Temotu province, Solomon Islands. The damage seen is part the survey by the assessment crew of the aid organisation World Vision. Solomon Islands authorities say at least four people are missing and presumed dead after an earthquake triggered a tsunami. Waves of up to 5 feet hit the western side of Santa Cruz Island and damaged up to 80 properties. Dozens of aftershocks have followed. Other tsunami warnings are canceled. AP Photo / World Vision

Aid workers struggled to reach remote, tsunami-ravaged villages in the Solomon Islands on Thursday, as the death toll rose with more bodies found in wrecked homes and debris in the South Pacific island chain.

Posted: February 7th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Sports | Read More »

Trillanes wants Aquino’s uncle stripped of POC presidency

Philippine Olympic Committee chair Jose “Peping” Cojuangco, Jr.

Senator Antonio Trillanes wants the country’s national sports associations to replace Philippine Olympic Committee chair Jose “Peping” Cojuangco, Jr., weeks after the Philippines once again failed to win a medal in the recently concluded Olympic Games in London.

Posted: August 29th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Sports | Read More »

Supreme Court clears Corona in PAL case

Renato Corona

The Supreme Court has cleared Chief Justice Renato Corona of wrongdoing in the recall of the tribunal’s controversial decision on a labor case filed by the Flight Attendants and Stewards Association of the Philippines (Fasap).

Posted: March 22nd, 2012 in Banner Story,Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Sports | Read More »

Arroyo resets flight to Singapore Thursday


Former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo decided, on Wednesday, to postpone her trip to Singapore until Thursday after her blood pressure shot up due to the stress brought about by the Department of Justice’s refusal to allow her and her party to leave abroad for medical check up, her spokesperson Elena Bautista-Horn said on Wednesday.

Posted: November 16th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Sports | Read More »

7 alleged drug pushers nabbed in Visayas, Mindanao


A suspected drug pusher who doubled as a pimp and six others were arrested by narcotics agents in separate buy-bust operations in Central Visayas and Mindanao, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency said Saturday.

Posted: September 17th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Sports | Read More »

4 Davao del Sur execs sacked on graft charges


DIGOS CITY, Davao del Sur – Governor Douglas Cagas confirmed on Saturday he has dismissed four provincial capitol employees on orders from the Office of the Ombudsman in connection with the provincial government’s purchase of computers without proper documentation in 2003. Cagas said that a few days after he sacked Richard Martel, head of the [...]

Posted: August 13th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Sports | Read More »

2 low pressure areas to bring rains in Luzon, Mindanao


Luzon and Mindanao will experience rainy weather as two new low pressure areas were seen within the Philippine area of responsibility, the state-run weather bureau said Saturday.

Posted: July 9th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Sports | Read More »

Rookie Hayward powers Jazz past Lakers

LOS ANGELES—Rookie Gordon Hayward hit the game-winning free throw with six seconds left and scored a career-high 22 points as the Utah Jazz edged the Los Angeles Lakers 86-85 Tuesday. Paul Millsap scored 22 points for the Jazz, who halted an eight-game losing streak with the victory at Staples Center arena. The Jazz had a [...]

Posted: April 6th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Sports | Read More »

Rain or Shine beats Alaska, 113-97, to halt four-game skid


MANILA, Philippines – A slumping Rain or Shine pounced on an import-less Alaska, 113-97, to halt a 4-game slide Friday in the 36th PBA Commissioner’s Cup at the Araneta Coliseum in Cubao. Import Hassan Adams and Beaue Begla threw their weight around as they banged in 22 and 20 points respectively for the Elastopainters, who [...]

Posted: April 1st, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Sports | Read More »

Bucks beat Knicks, 100-95

MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee’s Carlos Delfino scored a career-high 30 points and Australian Andrew Bogut added 13 points and a game-high 12 rebounds to lead the Bucks past New York 100-95 on Sunday. Brandon Jennings added 14 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists as the Bucks improved to 28-41, level with Charlotte at 1 1/2 games [...]

Posted: March 21st, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Sports | Read More »

Djkovic wins Indian Wells crown

INDIAN WELLS – Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic won the ATP Indian Wells title on Sunday, rallying to beat world No. 1 Rafael Nadal 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 and improve his record this season to 18-0. Djokovic, who took over the No. 2 world ranking by beating Roger Federer in the semi-finals, avenged a loss to [...]

Posted: March 21st, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Sports | Read More »

  1. US teacher fired over comment on black president
  2. Enrile chief aide back in PH ‘to face charges’
  3. Filipinos, Dane re-enact crucifixion of Christ
  4. Magnitude-7.5 earthquake shakes Mexican capital
  5. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
  6. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  7. Massive infra spending set
  8. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  9. Easter crucifixions draw huge crowds
  10. Korea ferry captain arrested, divers spot bodies
  1. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  2. Suspect in Vhong Navarro mauling tries to leave PH
  3. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  4. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  5. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  6. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
  7. Enrile chief aide back in PH ‘to face charges’
  8. Massive infra spending set
  9. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
  10. I’ll follow my conscience on Estrada, says JV Ejercito
  1. KL confirms Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 ended in Indian Ocean
  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  4. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  5. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  6. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  7. Police rule out foul play in Helena Belmonte’s death as boyfriend is ‘traumatized’
  8. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  9. Model Helena Belmonte wished ‘to slash her wrist and hope to die’
  10. Hammer-wielding robbers cause chaos at Philippines’ Mall of Asia


  • ‘Dry spell’ delayed, thanks to busted valve
  • At 77, Erap has Easter treat for Manila cops but keeps City Hall folk in agony
  • Joy Belmonte defends council, waste-to-energy tech
  • House bill seeks special body to manage, protect Manila Bay
  • No Lenten break for QC thieves
  • Sports

  • Pacquiao top Mayweather contender
  • Rain or Shine, Ginebra clash for No. 6 spot
  • Ateneo eyes quarterfinal spot vs Benilde
  • Style contrast marks OneFC ‘Rise of Heroes’
  • ‘Pacquiao a great ambassador for basketball’
  • Lifestyle

  • Levine designs womenswear with help from fiancee
  • Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87
  • Ford Mustang turns 50 atop Empire State Building
  • Pro visual artists, lensmen to judge Pagcor’s photo contest
  • ‘Labahita a la bacalao’
  • Entertainment

  • Why ‘Noah’ can’t dock his ark at Philippine theaters
  • Acclaimed artist goes wild while on holiday
  • Believing in this mermaid
  • Missing Xian
  • Awarded TV couple brings Jesus’ life to the big screen
  • Business

  • Top-selling insurance agent opens her dream café
  • Connecting and transacting with one another
  • Building wealth for health
  • Why Mandaue Foam buys, rather than rents, space
  • A workplace of new possibilities
  • Technology

  • Nasa’s moon-orbiting robot crashes down
  • Netizens pay respects to Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Nokia recalls 30,000 chargers for Lumia 2520 tablet
  • Facebook rolls out ‘nearby friends’ feature
  • Netizens seethe over Aquino’s ‘sacrifice’ message
  • Opinion

  • Epiphany
  • Unpaid creditor vs distressed debtor
  • Moving on
  • From culinary desert to paradise
  • Response to China: ‘Usjaphil’
  • Global Nation

  • Cesar Chavez movie sparks memories of Fil-Am labor leaders
  • Filipinos in US poised for success
  • Visas for priests and other faith leaders
  • DOH to continue tracking co-passengers of OFW infected with MERS virus
  • 5 Filipinos with MERS in UAE reported in stable condition
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