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The devil may be in the details.

Posted: April 30th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Security in place for Obama as police hope for ‘peaceful’ visit

Protesters display placards during a rally at U.S. Embassy against next week's visit of U.S. President Barack Obama Wednesday, April 23, 2014 in Manila, Philippines. Philippine police armed with truncheon, shields and water hose clashed with more than 100 left-wing activists who rallied at the embassy to oppose a visit by Obama and a looming pact that will increase the American military presence in the Philippines. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

Security measures are in place for the visit of US President Barack Obama to the Philippines next week, a spokesman for the Philippine National Police (PNP) said.

Posted: April 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Issues raised over US troops’ return to PH

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File photo by Jay Morales / Malacañang Photo Bureau).

Even before a final deal is concluded on a new agreement that will allow increased US military access to the country, the issues of constitutionality, Senate concurrence and Philippine control over areas of American presence have begun to be articulated inside and outside Congress.

Posted: March 16th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

US ship equipped to destroy Syria’s chemical weapons

A barge is anchored alongside the MV Cape Ray in Portsmouth, Va., Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014. The ship houses two of the systems that are capable of neutralizing lethal chemical weapons such as nerve gas with water and bleaching compounds. AP

With special machinery installed in the hold of this American cargo ship, the MV Cape Ray is poised to embark on an unprecedented mission to destroy Syria’s lethal chemical agents at sea.

Posted: January 3rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

American found dead

An American was found dead inside his rented apartment Thursday noon in barangay Camputhaw, Cebu City Homicide investigators identified the victim as 53-year-old William Westman Buchman, a native of California, USA and temporarily staying at Apartment 2 in Redemptorist Plaza.

Posted: November 30th, 2013 in CDN - Metro,Cebu Daily News | Read More »