Philippine Coast Guard Rescues 31 from Boat that Capsized in Dapitan

ZAMBOANGA, PHILIPPINES - The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) successfully rescued the 28 passengers and three crew of a small vessel that capsized in Barangay...

China’s Ship Sinking Death Toll Rises to 330

SHANGHAI - The official state-broadcaster CCTV has reported that at least 330 people have been confirmed dead following the capsizing of a cruise ship...

Boston Marathon Bombing’s Hero Cop Shot In Face, Now in Coma

Officer John Moynihan, the police officer who was hailed as a hero for his role in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing, is...

Philippine Bar Exam Results List of Passers November 2015

‪#‎BAR2015‬ COMPLETE LIST OF PASSERS: 1. ABAD, Leslie Glenne C 2. ABAD, Rachel Ann Katrina P 3. ABEL, Jhoanna Marie M 4. ABELARDO, Mark Joseph B 5. ABELLA, Sonny...

World’s Oldest Person Misao Okawa Dies After She Stopped Eating

The world's oldest person, Misao Okawa, died 10 days after she stopped eating, sources said. She was 117. Okawa, the world's oldest person according to...

Indonesia Sentences American Couple From Chicago for Mother’s Murder

JAKARTA, INDONESIA - An Indonesian court has sentenced to 10 years and 18 years in prison an American couple, from the state of Chicago,...

Gold Processing Plant Owner, 2 others, Killed in Masbate Massacre

PHILIPPINES - A gold processing plant owner, his son and their family driver were killed in what police described as a massacre on Eastern...

Cake, Ice Candy Down 400 Elementary Students in the Philippines

LAGUNA, PHILIPPINES - More than 400 students fell ill after allegedly eating sponge cake, locally known as "mamon", and ice candy provided to them...

Foreigner Involved in Major Credit Card Fraud Entered Sabah Sans Immigration Check

MALAYSIA - The arrest of a Swedish man, who was jailed in Thailand for major credit card fraud, again resurrects the issue on immigration...

Smart Opens Online Registration for Clash of Clans Philippine Tournament

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Clash of Clans fans all over the Philippines may now gear up for their ultimate battle as wireless services leader Smart...

5 Kids Drown in Pangasinan River

PANGASINAN, PHILIPPINES - Five kids were confirmed dead after drowning in a river in Barangay Hacienda, Bungallon, Pangasinan, authorities said. Police investigators said the kids...

Philippine Coast Guard Conducts Inaugural Course at US-Funded Training Facility in Bulacan

In recognition of the extensive U S partnership with the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG), US Ambassador Sung Kim visited the Balagtas Training Center to...

Philippine Teen Kills 85-Year-Old Grandma, Eats Her Heart

PHILIPPINES - Authorities remain puzzled at how a 19-year-old man killed her 85-year-old grandmother and reportedly ate her heart insider their house in Kabankalan...

APEC Delegates in Cebu Well-Secured

CEBU CITY, PHILIPPINES – A local police official here said the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meetings in Cebu have so far been peaceful and...

American Soldier Among 10 Killed in Kabul Military Base Attack

An US soldier was likely to be among those killed in an attack on an American military base in Kabul, Afghanistan, CNN and Fox...

Malaysian Plantation Worker Believed To Be Eaten Alive By Crocodile

What started as a fishing trip of four friends turned tragic when one of the men, an oil palm plantation worker, suddenly went missing...

Philippines Wins Arbitration Case Vs. China

“The Tribunal concluded that there was no legal basis for China to claim historic rights to resources within the sea areas falling within the...

Two Kids Killed in Cagayan Vehicular Accident

Two kids, aged 5 and 12, were killed when a car rammed into the motorcycle they were riding in in Gonzaga, Cagayan, Philippines. The...

500 People Left Homeless in Semporma Malaysia Fire

MALAYSIA - At least 500 people were rendered homeless after fire destroyed 50 wooden houses at Kampung Bangau-Bangau water settlement in Semporna Saturday morning,...

16-Year-Old Singaporean Charged in Court for Insulting Late Leader Lee Kuan Yew

The police filed charges in court against a 16-year-old Singaporean boy, whom they arrested for insulting Singapore's late founding father Lee Kuan Yew online. The...