Missouri Governor Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew Saturday in a St. Louis suburb where police and protesters have clashed in the week since a black teenager was shot to death by a white police officer.
People smashed car windows and carried away armloads of looted goods from stores Sunday night after thousands of people packed a suburban St. Louis area at a vigil for an unarmed black man who was shot and killed by a police officer.
By Maila Ager
With or without the minority group’s blessing, neophyte Senator Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito will deliver his own counter state of the nation address (Sona) on Monday, next week.
By Norman Bordadora
Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile appears to have accepted being in the minority in the Senate when the new Congress convenes in July, the man expected to take his place said Friday.
Thailand arrested and pledged to deport more than 150 Myanmar Rohingya migrants discovered in a hidden camp near the country’s southern border with Malaysia, police said Monday.