By Christine O. Avendaño
The public cannot expect closure to the Dacer-Corbito murders if those who claim to have knowledge of the 12-year-old case would make themselves scarce as in the case of Cezar Mancao who left protective detention at the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), according to Justice Secretary Leila de Lima.
By Charlie C. Señase
A district school supervisor was killed while a school principal was wounded in an ambush staged by two unidentified motorcycle-riding men at SK Pendatun, Maguindanao, on the eve of Election Day.
Instead of saving his life, the evasive action a man took ended up killing him the other day on Payatas Road, Quezon City.
NEGROS Occidental Vice Gov. Genaro Alvarez and his son welcomed a Department of Justice resolution that dismissed the case against them for the murder of Judge Henry Arles last year. In a statement, Alvarez said his rival in the gubernatorial race, incumbent Gov. Alfredo Maranon, has been lobbying at the DOJ for the case [...]
By Jo Martinez-Clemente
A mayoral candidate was gunned down by two men while waiting for his turn to speak in a community meeting in the remote upland village of Iba here on Monday, police said.
By Redempto D. Anda
The confessed triggerman of slain Palawan broadcaster Dr. Gerry Ortega was found guilty Tuesday by the Puerto Princesa Regional Trial Court and sentenced to life imprisonment.
By Niña P. Calleja
A dentist was shot dead inside his own clinic while with his 3-year-old son Tuesday morning in Pasay City.
By Julie S. Alipala
A military officer was killed while four soldiers were wounded in an ambush by suspected Abu Sayyaf bandits in Al Barka town in Basilan on Monday afternoon.
By Leila B. Salaverria
For the wheels of justice to turn, escapee Cezar Mancao II must return to the fold of the law and face the accusation against him, Sen. Gregorio Honasan, himself a former fugitive, said on Sunday.
By Delfin T. Mallari Jr.
The municipal treasurer of General Nakar, Quezon is in critical condition while his wife died after they were ambushed by two men on a motorcycle in Infanta town on Sunday afternoon, police said.
An autopsy report says a man admitted killing a gay mayoral candidate in one of the poorest, most conservative states in an attack that led to concerns about a hate crime.
Pakistan’s main government prosecutor on the Benazir Bhutto murder case, in which ex-military ruler Pervez Musharraf is under house arrest, was shot dead in Islamabad on Friday, police said.
By Marlon Ramos
The former lawyer of Cezar Mancao II has called on his erstwhile client to yield to authorities following his escape from his detention cell at the National Bureau of Investigation headquarters, an NBI official said Thursday.