• Ebola virus outbreak in Liberia
    Medical personnel spray disinfectant on a person who died from the Ebola virus in the Case Management Center in Foya, Liberia in this undated handout photo. Officials said a facility in Liberia's capital, Monrovia, is already overrun with cases of the deadly communicable disease.

  • Emergency tools for QC response teams
    Members of the Quezon City Police show the emergency and disaster kits at their disposal during the disaster drill held at Camp Karingal in Quezon City on Thursday. Various drills are conducted by the city in preparation for any eventuality during a disaster.

  • Protecting the produce in Benguet
    Farmers in La Trinidad, Benguet install polyurethane-based green houses on Thursday to protect their farm produce from inclement weather with the onset of the rainy season. Benguet produces majority of vegetables sold in markets in Manila but is susceptible to changing climates.

  • Carlos Celdran on condo: Que horror!
    Manila tourism consultant Carlos Celdran shows his dismay on Thursday over the construction of Torre De Manila, a high-rise condominium in the line of sight of the statue of Jose Rizal in Manila. The Manila City Council reversed its earlier suspension of the project and allowed its construction.

  • Delta Airlines transfers to NAIA-3
    Employees of Delta Airlines conduct a dry run of their operations on Thursday at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3 after their transfer from NAIA Terminal 1. Delta is the first of 5 foreign airlines transferring their operations to NAIA-3 starting August.

Lapid charged with graft over fertilizer fund scam

MANILA (UPDATED) - The Office of the Ombudsman has found probable cause to indict Senator Manuel "Lito" Lapid and several others for violation of the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act in connection with the P728 million fertilizer fund scam.
Lapid charged with graft over fertilizer fund scam

DOJ official denies bribery in massacre case

MANILA - Justice Undersecretary Francisco Baraan III, the Usec-in-charge of the Maguindanao massacre cases, debunked Atty. Nena Santos' claims that members of the Department of Justice (DOJ) prosecution panel have been paid off so as to compromise the trials.
DOJ official denies bribery in massacre case

7 Pinoys from Sierra Leone checked for Ebola

MANILA - The Philippines remains Ebola-free but the Department of Health said it is currently monitoring seven Filipinos who arrived from Sierra Leone, which was hit by an outbreak of Ebola virus.
7 Pinoys from Sierra Leone checked for Ebola


Libya repatriation a little too late: Bello

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Napoles sick; leaves court hearing

MANILA - Alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles was allowed to leave a Sandiganbayan hearing after her lawyer told the court that she has fever.
Posted 9 hours ago

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SC stops transfer of common station to Trinoma mall

MANILA (2ND UPDATE) - The Supreme Court on Friday stopped the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) and the Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA) from moving the common train station beside the Ayala-owned Trinoma mall in Quezon City.
Posted 10 hours ago

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'Mahal kita,' Joshua tells Jane

"Pinoy Big Brother" housemate Joshua Garcia has finally confessed his romantic feelings for Jane Oineza, days after the actress was visited by a celebrity suitor inside the famous yellow house for her birthday.
Posted 16 hours ago

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Pacquiao to retire if he nabs fight vs Floyd

MANILA – Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao believes that he can still figure in 5 competitive fights before quitting his colorful boxing career that has spanned almost two decades.
Posted 2 hours ago

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1-yr-old girl, possibly raped, found dead under jeepney

MANILA - A baby girl believed to be a year old was found dead and naked from the waist down under a parked passenger jeepney along Don Ejercito Street in Barangay Tibagan, San Juan on Friday morning.
Posted 3 hours ago

Issued at 5:00 p.m., 01 August 2014

Southwest Monsoon afecting Luzon and Western Visayas. Meanwhile, at 4:00 pm today, the center of Tropical Storm "Halong" was estimated based on all available data at 1,610 km east of Central Luzon (14.9ºN, 138.3ºE) with maximum sustained winds of 105 kph and gustiness up to 135kph. It is forecast to move west northwest slowly.


Storm outside PH intensifies, may enter Sunday night

MANILA - The tropical storm outside the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) has further intensified, state weather bureau PAGASA said Friday afternoon.


Sierra Leone declares emergency as Ebola death toll hits 729

FREETOWN - Sierra Leone has declared a state of emergency and called in troops to quarantine Ebola victims, joining neighbouring Liberia in imposing controls as the death toll from the outbreak of the virus hit 729 in West Africa.

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Why phone app likely made Laguna 'alien creature'

An "alien" in photographs? There's an app for that.

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