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  • 2 lalaki patay sa pagsalpok ng motor sa tumatawid na aso; aso patay rin
    by ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 9:02 am

    Patay ang magkaibigang estudyante matapos bumangga sa tumatawid na aso ang sinasakyang motorsiklo sa Cabuyao, Laguna.

  • Albayalde had no choice but to step down – Magalong
    by ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 8:30 am

    INIIWASAN: Oscar Albayalde had “no choice” but to step down as fellow police officers were already “avoiding” him amid allegations he protected his men accused of seizing illegal narcotics, his accuser said Monday.

  • Albayalde: I served my country well
    by ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 8:20 am

    "I served my country well."

  • EXCLUSIVE: Albayalde says stepping down is 'best decision' for PNP
    by ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 8:04 am

    Stepping down as chief of the Philippine National Police is the "best decision" to protect the morale of the police force, General Oscar Albayalde explained Monday.

  • Magsisimba sana: 3 patay, 4 sugatan sa salpukan ng van, traysikel sa Pangasinan
    by ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 7:58 am

    Tatlong magkakamag-anak ang patay, kabilang ang dalawang bata, habang 4 iba pa ang sugatan sa salpukan ng van at traysikel sa Binmaley, Pangasinan.

  • Robredo camp urges PET to follow own rules
    by Mike Navallo, ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 7:54 am

    MANILA - The camp of Vice President Leni Robredo urged the Presidential Electoral Tribunal to follow its own rules on Monday, a day ahead of a possible ruling on the election protest filed by 2016 vice presidential candidate Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos.

  • Babaeng namasukang kasambahay, ninakawan ang amo sa Pasay
    by ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 7:44 am

    Tinangay ng isang babaeng namasukan bilang kasambahay ang halos P55,000 na halaga ng alahas at mga gamit mula sa bahay ng kaniyang amo sa lungsod ng Pasay.

  • 'Ninja moves?' Albayalde exit earns mixed reactions from lawmakers
    by ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 7:30 am

    Lawmakers on Monday welcomed Gen. Oscar Albayalde's decision to step down from his post before his mandatory retirement next month but said he should be held liable over the so-called "ninja cops" or policemen who recycle seized illicit drugs.

  • Saudi visit showcases Putin's growing Middle East influence
    by Stephen Kalin and Olesya Astakhova, Reuters on October 14, 2019 at 7:02 am

    Russian President Vladimir Putin visits Saudi Arabia on Monday for the first time in over a decade, seeking to capitalize on growing influence borne of military advances in Syria, strong ties with regional rivals and cooperation on energy policy.

  • Albayalde nagbitiw bilang PNP chief ilang linggo bago nakatakdang magretiro
    by ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 5:37 am

    Nagbitiw na nitong Lunes, Oktubre 14, si Philippine National Police chief Oscar Albayalde sa gitna ng isyu ukol sa ninja cops o mga tiwaling pulis.

  • Filipino scholar graduates summa cum laude in Europe
    by hniitsu on October 14, 2019 at 5:25 am

    MANILA, Philippines — Not only did a Filipino scholar return from Europe with new learnings from a foreign land, he was also able to finished his degree summa cum laude. While many would think that studying abroad, especially in Europe, comes at a hefty price, Kent Tangcalagan would tell you otherwise as he finished his The post Filipino scholar graduates summa cum laude in Europe appeared first on Global News.

  • Albayalde had enough, says Duterte spox
    by Arianne Merez, ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 5:08 am

    Police General Oscar Albayalde has "had enough" of the corruption allegations hurled against him which may have prompted his resignation as head of the Philippine National Police, Malacañang said Monday.

  • Officials earning P100k/month should take public transpo once a week: lawmaker
    by ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 4:48 am

    Top public officials should take the public transportation at least once a week to come up with better solutions to the commuter problems in Metro Manila, a lawmaker said Sunday.

  • Panelo dares Robredo, critics: Help solve traffic problem
    by Arianne Merez, ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 4:46 am

    Panelo, who went jeepney hopping and hitchhiking last Friday, said critics like Vice President Leni Robredo should send proposals to alleviate the traffic crisis instead of nitpicking on the Duterte administration.

  • Dating Red Cross volunteer kalaboso dahil sa 'panggagahasa' sa dalagita
    by ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 4:28 am

    Inaresto ang isang dating volunteer instructor ng Philippine Red Cross na 3 taon na nagtago matapos makasuhan dahil sa panggagahasa umano sa isang 13-anyos na estudyante.

  • All Metro Manila mayors complied with clearing order: DILG
    by ABS-CBN News on October 14, 2019 at 4:08 am

    All 12 mayors in Metro Manila complied with President Rodrigo Duterte's order to remove illegal structures, vendors and vehicles from sidewalks, the interior department said Monday.  

  • Russia to train PH gov’t writers
    by besguerra on October 13, 2019 at 8:53 pm

    MANILA, Philippines — Starting next year, Russian state media will be training journalists and technical personnel from Philippine state media and share their best practices in media operations. The government is preparing to implement a 2017 agreement with Russia’s Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communications, which includes additional training for Filipino workers in state-run news The post Russia to train PH gov’t writers appeared first on Global News.

  • OFW groups hit PhilHealth rate hike
    by besguerra on October 13, 2019 at 8:36 pm

    MANILA, Philippines — Advocates of migrant workers deplored new government rules that would exact up to P50,000 from overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) even before they leave the country. Former Labor Undersecretary Susan Ople said the implementing rules of the government’s health care program requires that all land-based OFWs pay their premiums to the state-run Philippine The post OFW groups hit PhilHealth rate hike appeared first on Global News.

  • Gem-Ver crewman remembers Recto Bank experience through son
    by besguerra on October 13, 2019 at 8:17 pm

    SAN PEDRO CITY—The fisherman, who rowed for two hours in the West Philippine Sea in June to seek help for his companions, named his newborn son after Recto Bank, where their fishing boat was hit by a Chinese vessel. Jaypee Gordiones, 30, said naming his son “Prince Recto Jay,” who was born on Sept. 17, The post Gem-Ver crewman remembers Recto Bank experience through son appeared first on Global News.

  • Dole warns vs jobs offered by fake social media accounts
    by besguerra on October 13, 2019 at 7:56 pm

    MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Labor and Employment (Dole) on Sunday warned jobseekers against falling prey to fake social media pages and accounts offering local and overseas job vacancies. In a statement, the Dole said it had encountered numerous social media accounts and pages, which publish unauthorized local and overseas job vacancies using the The post Dole warns vs jobs offered by fake social media accounts appeared first on Global News.

  • Palace unsure yet on planned US visit by Duterte
    by besguerra on October 13, 2019 at 7:39 pm

    MANILA, Philippines — Even after enduring near freezing temperatures during his five-day trip to Russia, has President Duterte changed his mind about visiting the United States? Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo doesn’t think so, since it’s so much colder in the United States. “In Russia, it was a good thing that he survived [the cold climate The post Palace unsure yet on planned US visit by Duterte appeared first on Global News.

  • PH sympathizes with Japan as it reels from ‘Hagibis’
    by Alexander Magno on October 13, 2019 at 12:21 pm

    MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine government on Sunday expressed deep sympathy to the people and government of Japan as Typhoon Hagibis continued to batter the East Asian country. “On behalf of the Filipino people, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte expresses his deep sympathy to the people and government of Japan for those who perished, were injured, The post PH sympathizes with Japan as it reels from ‘Hagibis’ appeared first on Global News.

  • 106 distressed OFWs from UAE return home
    by cmiranda on October 13, 2019 at 4:58 am

    MANILA, Philippines — Some 106 distressed overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) from Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) arrived home Saturday, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) reported Sunday. The OFWs were provided financial assistance and legal advice from various government offices. Their airfares and transportation expenses to their respective provinces, meanwhile, were shouldered The post 106 distressed OFWs from UAE return home appeared first on Global News.

  • SC ruling a miracle, says Mary Jane Veloso’s ma
    by racosta on October 12, 2019 at 9:05 pm

    CABANATUAN CITY, Nueva Ecija, Philippines — A miracle that arrived in the nick of time. This was how Celia, mother of convicted drug trafficker Mary Jane Veloso, described the Supreme Court ruling that allowed her daughter to testify against two suspected illegal recruiters through a deposition taken from her prison cell in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. “We The post SC ruling a miracle, says Mary Jane Veloso’s ma appeared first on Global News.

  • Amazon Calls for Government Regulation of Facial Recognition Tech
    by Alan on October 12, 2019 at 9:00 pm

    Amazon is endorsing the idea of government regulation of facial recognition technology, as part of a wide-ranging statement of its principles on a range of social and political issues. The US tech giant, which has come under scrutiny by antitrust enforcers and has been criticized over its use of facial recognition software, set out its The post Amazon Calls for Government Regulation of Facial Recognition Tech appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA.

  • Trump Turns Impeachment Scandal into 2020 Reelection Fuel
    by Alan on October 12, 2019 at 8:40 pm

    After electrifying a Minnesota crowd with at times shockingly crude attacks on Democratic opponents, President Donald Trump prepared Friday to rally supporters for a second straight day as he tried turning his impeachment scandal into fuel for reelection. Trump is only the fourth president to face an impeachment probe but after an initially stumbling response, The post Trump Turns Impeachment Scandal into 2020 Reelection Fuel appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA.

  • eBay, Visa, and Mastercard Back Away from Facebook’s Libra Coin
    by Alan on October 12, 2019 at 8:20 pm

    Facebook’s digital currency alliance lost more companies on Friday amid heavy criticism from regulators around the world on the planned Libra global cryptocurrency. Credit card giants Visa and Mastercard, online marketplace eBay and digital payments firm Stripe each announced they had changed their minds about being founding members of the Libra Association assembled to promote The post eBay, Visa, and Mastercard Back Away from Facebook’s Libra Coin appeared first on INQUIRER.net […]

  • Jane Fonda Arrested in Climate Protest at the US Capitol
    by Alan on October 12, 2019 at 8:00 pm

    Oscar-winner Jane Fonda was arrested Friday outside the US Capitol where she was protesting climate change and demanding action to protect the environment. The 81-year-old film star, longtime activist and exercise guru was taken into custody with several others after 10 minutes of protesting on the Capitol steps, a video posted on Fonda’s Facebook page The post Jane Fonda Arrested in Climate Protest at the US Capitol appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA.

  • Vulgar, Sexist and Hurtful: Donald Trump’s History of Insults
    by Alan on October 12, 2019 at 7:40 pm

    US President Donald Trump told a Minneapolis rally late Thursday that Joe Biden, one of the Democratic frontrunners vying to challenge him in next year’s elections, had only been a good vice president because “he understood how to kiss Barack Obama’s ass.” The comment was only the latest in a history of Trump fighting talk The post Vulgar, Sexist and Hurtful: Donald Trump’s History of Insults appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA.

  • Boxer Errol Spence Seriously Injured in Dallas Ferrari Crash
    by Alan on October 12, 2019 at 7:20 pm

    Welterweight boxing champion Errol Spence crashed a speeding Ferrari in Dallas early Thursday and was badly injured but is expected to survive, police said. The crash happened just before 3 a.m. when Spence’s Ferrari crossed a median into oncoming traffic and flipped over several times, ejecting Spence, who wasn’t wearing a seatbelt, police said. Spence The post Boxer Errol Spence Seriously Injured in Dallas Ferrari Crash appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA.

  • Tesla Vehicle Comes When Called and Other Fun Features
    by Alan on October 12, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    Roddie Hasan loves his Tesla, but after a fright using a feature that lets him summon the car as he might a dog, he says he will be walking to get it. The electric vehicle maker, a contender in the technology race to fully self-driving cars, last month issued a software update that included a The post Tesla Vehicle Comes When Called and Other Fun Features appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA.

  • Trade Talks with China are Pumping Wall Street Gains
    by Alan on October 12, 2019 at 6:40 pm

    Global stocks mostly rose Thursday on hopes for progress in the US-China trade dispute, while the British pound jumped on optimism of a breakthrough in Brexit talks. Markets rallied following US President Donald Trump’s tweet announcing a planned meeting Friday with Vice Premier Liu He, raising hopes about prospects for high-level trade negotiations that resumed The post Trade Talks with China are Pumping Wall Street Gains appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA.

  • Patients Back in the Hospital Due to Vaping Illness
    by Alan on October 12, 2019 at 6:20 pm

    Some patients who have been discharged from hospital after recovering from lung injury associated with vaping have had to be readmitted, US officials said Friday as they named the mysterious illness that has killed 26. Authorities issued new clinical guidelines and are now referring to the condition as “e-cigarette or vaping product use associated lung The post Patients Back in the Hospital Due to Vaping Illness appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA.

  • Documentary Exposes Rape Allegations at Louisiana Jail
    by Alan on October 12, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    At least a half-dozen women told authorities that deputies raped and trafficked them to male inmates inside a long-troubled jail in southwestern Louisiana, according to newly unearthed state and FBI records. The records offer a harrowing account of sexual assault being traded as currency in a contraband ring that pervaded the Jefferson Davis Parish jail. The post Documentary Exposes Rape Allegations at Louisiana Jail appeared first on INQUIRER.net USA.

  • Duterte wants to first study PH-Russia nuke energy deal
    by Alexander Magno on October 12, 2019 at 2:47 pm

    MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte would want to first look into the proposal for the Philippines to explore with Russia the possibility of putting up nuclear power plants here. In a statement on Saturday, presidential spokesman Salvador Panelo said Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi and Energy Assistant Secretary Gerardo Erguiza discussed the issue at the The post Duterte wants to first study PH-Russia nuke energy deal appeared first on Global News.

  • Indian President to be in town for 70th year of India-PH relations
    by clopez on October 11, 2019 at 1:01 pm

    MANILA, Philippines — Indian President Ram Nath Kovind is set to visit the Philippines from October 17 to 21 to heed the invitation of President Rodrigo Duterte, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Friday, Oct. 11. The DFA said in a statement that the state visit would be in commemoration of the 70th year of The post Indian President to be in town for 70th year of India-PH relations appeared first on Global News.