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Korea ferry captain defends actions, bodies seen in ship

South Korean Coast Guard officers search for missing passengers aboard a sunken ferry in the waters off the southern coast near Jindo, South Korea on Thursday, April 17, 2014. AP FILE PHOTO

The arrested captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized three days ago with 476 people on board defended his decision to delay its evacuation, as divers Saturday finally accessed the submerged vessel and spotted bodies inside.

Posted: April 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Korea ferry captain arrested, divers spot bodies

Lee Joon-Seok (C), captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized at sea off the coast of Jindo, is interviewed at Mokpo police station in Mokpo on April 17, 2014. Rescuers worked frantically on April 17 to find 300 people -- mostly schoolchildren -- missing after a South Korean ferry capsized, with prospects of pulling survivors from the submerged vessel dimming as emotions boiled over among anguished relatives. AFP

Investigators on Saturday arrested the captain accused of abandoning the South Korean ferry that capsized three days ago with 476 people on board, as divers finally accessed the submerged vessel and spotted bodies inside.

Posted: April 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Carbon monoxide leak suffocates 20 in Catbalogan City

Catbalogan City map

A carbon monoxide leak from a generator set sickened participants of a Department of Education meeting on Wednesday in Catbalogan City, Samar.

Posted: April 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

12 killed, 3 missing in avalanche on Everest

: In this image released by mountain guide Adrian Ballinger of Alpenglow Expeditions and taken Saturday, May 18, 2013, climbers navigate the Hillary Step just below the summit of Mount Everest, in the Khumbu region of the Nepal Himalayas. Nepal plans to minimize the congestion of climbers near the 8,850-meter (29,035-foot) summit of Mount Everest, which is clogged with scores of climbers during the short window of good weather, officials said Monday. AP

An avalanche swept Mount Everest’s slopes on Friday along a route used to climb the world’s highest peak, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three missing in the worst disaster to hit climbers on the mountain, officials said.

Posted: April 18th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Firetruck rams California eatery; 15 injured

Firefighters and other officials work the scene of an accident where two firetrucks answering a call collided en route to a fire Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Monterrey Park, Calif. The collision sent one firetruck careening into a restaurant, leaving 14 people, including several firefighters, injured. AP

Fifteen people were injured, including at least five firefighters, when two firetrucks collided in a Los Angeles suburb Wednesday, sending one careening across a sidewalk and into a restaurant.

Posted: April 17th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Bus-truck collision snarls traffic in NLEx

North Luzon Expressway. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

A passenger bus and a truck collided in the North Luzon Expressway (NLEx) Tuesday afternoon, snarling traffic in the area, the NLEx management said.

Posted: April 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

One killed, 17 others injured as Cotabato bus falls on its side

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At least one was killed and 17 others injured after a passenger bus fell on its side along a road in South Cotabato on Friday, a radio report said.

Posted: April 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Two trucks collide in SLEx southbound

Southern Luzon Expressway. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

At least two trucks collided in the Southern Luzon Expressway (SLEx) Saturday afternoon, radio reports said.

Posted: April 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

2 women unconscious after Manila jeepney rob

Two women remained unconscious Friday at Ospital ng Maynila after jumping off a moving jeepney while the other passengers were being robbed by grenade-wielding men.

Posted: April 12th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Man hit by train dies

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A man was killed after being hit by a train in Sampaloc, Manila on Monday morning, Inquirer Radio 990AM said.

Posted: April 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Bus catches fire in Quezon City

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manrose bus fire. Photo by Jervee Flores

A passenger bus caught fire in Quezon City midnight Saturday, police said. Sergeant Francisco Maybunga told INQUIRER.net that a Manrose Liner bus caught fire near Robinson’s Novaliches and SM Fairview around 12 midnignt Saturday.

Posted: April 5th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Laborer dies after fall from 7th floor of QC condominium

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A 41-year-old worker was killed on Tuesday night after he fell from the seventh floor of a condominium in Quezon City that was under construction.

Posted: April 2nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

US tree trimmer goes to hospital with saw in neck

This Monday, March 31, 2014 photo provided by Allegheny Health Network shows an X-ray of a chain saw blade embedded in the neck of a patient, at Allegheny General Hospital, in Pittsburgh. James Valentine, a tree trimmer, was in a tree on Monday afternoon when he was struck in the neck by the saw. Another worker helped him down, and his co-workers left the saw in place to try to limit the bleeding. Valentine had emergency surgery and is recovering. AP

A tree trimmer is recovering after he was rushed to a hospital with a chain saw blade embedded in his neck.

Posted: April 2nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

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