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Bradlee, ‘Watergate’ editor, dies; 93

CHARMED LIFE US President Barack Obama awards former
Washington Post executive editor Ben Bradlee with the Presidential
Medal of Freedom during a ceremony in the East Room of the White
House in Washington. AP FILE PHOTO

Ben Bradlee, the hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the “Watergate” scandal and invigorated its newsroom for more than two decades, died on Tuesday. He was 93.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Teodoro Desepida Maiquez, 63

Teodoro Desepida Maiquez of Mandaluyong City and Calamba City, Laguna, died on October 9 from complications due to prostate cancer. He was 63 years old.

Posted: October 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Jerry Barican, activist leader, dies at 66


Fernando “Jerry” Barican, Harvard-trained lawyer, noted student activist and spokesperson of former President Joseph Estrada, died Friday night at Makati Medical Center. He was 66.

Posted: October 5th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Nobel-winning physicist Martin Perl dies at age 87

In this Dec. 16, 2008 file photo, American physicist, and Nobel laureate Martin L. Perl, speaks at a Science Conclave at the Indian Institute of Information Technology in Allahabad, India. AP

Martin Perl, a Nobel Prize-winning physicist from Stanford University who discovered a subatomic particle known as the tau lepton, has died at age 87.

Posted: October 3rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

In the Know: Raul Gonzalez


Former Justice Secretary Raul Gonzalez played key roles in the prosecution of two landmark cases in the country—the Aquino-Galman double-murder case and the impeachment of former President Joseph Estrada.

Posted: September 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »