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Brokenhearted man leaps to his death after posting farewell note on Facebook

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A man allegedly committed suicide past midnight after jumping off a building at the Cebu I.T. Park in Cebu City. Charles Xavier Briones/CDN

A call center agent committed suicide shortly after midnight by jumping off a building at the Cebu I.T. Park in Cebu City.

Posted: August 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

MRT accident through the lens of netizens

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Citizens journalists who witnessed the Metro Rail Transit train that got derailed at the Taft Avenue station sent these photos to INQUIRER.net.

Posted: August 13th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Can you sell wild animals online? No way, says DENR

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Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Ramon Paje on Tuesday warned the public not to buy wild animals from just anybody, especially persons claiming to be linked to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).

Posted: August 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Big tortoise found strolling in Los Angeles suburb

This Aug. 2, 2014 photo provided by the Alhambra Police Department shows a giant 150-pound tortoise who was found wandering the streets of Alhambra, Calif. The tortoise was lifted into a patrol car and taken to the station, where it was later picked up by Los Angeles County Animal Care and Control in Downey. (AP Photo/Alhambra Police Department)

At least officers didn’t have to issue a speeding ticket when they spotted a giant tortoise ambling down a street suburban Los Angeles.

Posted: August 4th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Backlash stirs in US vs. foreign worker visas

Jay Palmer, a whistleblower against Infosys, an Indian firm that eventually paid a hefty fine for H1 B visainfractions, poses during a New York visit, Thursday July 3, 2014. Amid calls for expanding the nation's temporary skilled worker program, some Americans are pushing back. They argue the so-called H-1B program has been hijacked by staffing companies that import cheaper, lower-level workers to replace more expensive U.S. employees. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Kelly Parker was thrilled when she landed her dream job in 2012 providing tech support for Harley-Davidson’s Tomahawk, Wisconsin, plants. The divorced mother of three hoped it was the beginning of a new career with the motorcycle company.

Posted: July 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »