TODAY'S NATIONAL HEADLINES

7 things you have to know about Ebola 22-Oct-14, 3:32 PM | InterAksyon.com

Sen. Miriam renews call to scrap VFA 22-Oct-14, 11:14 AM | InterAksyon.com

CamNorte gov's wife surfaces, says husband blamed her for sex video release, threatened her 22-Oct-14, 9:17 AM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com

US carrier docks in Manila 10:00 am | Jaime Sinapit, InterAksyon.com The USS George Washington on Thursday docked at the Manila harbor "for a routine port call", the United States embassy here said in statement.

2 soldiers killed in attack on Maguindanao Provincial Hospital 2 soldiers killed in attack on Maguindanao Provincial Hospital 9:00 am | Dennis Arcon, InterAksyon.com Two soldiers from the 45th Infantry Battalion were killed in an attack on Maguindanao Provincial Hospital in Barangay Limpongo, Datu Hopper Ampatuan, a few meters…

WARNING | Caraga communities urged to be ready for last quarter storms WARNING | Caraga communities urged to be ready for last… 8:02 am | Erwin Mascarinas, InterAksyon.com The regional head of the Office of Civil Defense (OCD) and Regional Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (RDRRMC) here in Caraga region is urging communities…

PH walang bagyo hanggang weekend -- Pagasa PH walang bagyo hanggang weekend -- Pagasa 7:51 am | Rommel Rio, News5 Walang bagyo na nakikitang papasok o mamumuo sa Philippine Area of Responsibility hanggang sa weekend, ayon sa Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa).

\ 'ALAM NAMIN' | PNP Bicol chief says police knew all… 7:02 am | Philippines News Agency Chief Supt. Victor Deona, Police Regional Office (PRO) 5 director, said that from the very start police knew that Josefina Tallado had not been abducted…

PNoy encourages media to inspire the people with ‘uplifting news’ 4:09 am | Philippine News Agency PNoy encourages media to inspire the people with ‘uplifting news’President Benigno S. Aquino III on Wednesday proposed to the members of the press a "paradigm shift," saying they could continue criticizing the government but must provide the people uplifting news as well.

MMDA to deploy 2,400 personnel for ‘Oplan Kaluluwa’ 2:29 am | Clara Masinag, InterAksyon.com MMDA to deploy 2,400 personnel for ‘Oplan Kaluluwa’At least 2,400 personnel of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will be deployed for the All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day, an official of the agency said.

VIDEO | Senate hearing has Tiu vs Trillanes, JV vs. Alan Peter 1:24 am | InterAksyon.com | Video Report by Maricel Halili, News5 VIDEO | Senate hearing has Tiu vs Trillanes, JV vs. Alan PeterTrue to his promise, businessman Antonio Tiu went to the Senate Wednesday to clear his name of allegations he was a dummy of Vice President Jejomar Binay in his claim of ownership over the sprawling Batangas property where his Sunchamp agricultural estate is located.

VP Binay: poor work of some govt agencies derails public services as political zarzuela goes on 12:53 am | InterAksyon.com VP Binay: poor work of some govt agencies derails public services as political zarzuela goes onSome vital government agencies are performing poorly, thus resulting in serious disruptions in the delivery of basic services to the people, Vice President Jejomar C. Binay told a business forum. This, while the Senate zarzuela plays out on national TV each week, he lamented.

MAY BANTAY NA NGANG PINOY | Miriam finds it 'offensive' that Pemberton is also guarded by Americans 11:50 pm | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com MAY BANTAY NA NGANG PINOY | Miriam finds it \Senator Miriam Santiago finds it "offensive" that a U.S. Marine accused of killing a Filipino still needs to be guarded by American soldiers in his detention cell when Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton is already being watched over by Filipino soldiers.

OSG seeks lifting of TRO vs BIR-SEC rules on disclosure of investors' details 11:21 pm | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com OSG seeks lifting of TRO vs BIR-SEC rules on disclosure of investors\The government has asked the Supreme Court to lift the TRO it issued last month stopping BIR and SEC enforcement of regulations that would lead to disclosures of personal details of investors and their trading accounts.

CamNorte gov's wife gets protection order from him; cops knew early on she wasn't abducted 10:48 pm | France Noguera, Radyo5 | With PNA CamNorte gov\The wife of Camarines Norte Gov. Edgardo Tallado, who surfaced Wednesday morning to say her husband had threatened her with a gun because he blamed her for the release of his purported sex video and photos with a young mistress, has obtained a 15-day barangay protection order against him.

AMAN SCAM | PH to appeal Malaysia's decision vs Amalilio's extradition 10:38 pm | Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com AMAN SCAM | PH to appeal Malaysia\The government is not losing hope in seeking justice for thousands of Filipinos victimized by the P12-billion Aman Futures scam despite Malaysia's refusal to return alleged mastermind Manuel Amalilio to the Philippines where he is accused of committing syndicated estafa.

Code of Conduct in West Philippine Sea, a major thrust in next ASEAN meeting: Aquino 9:58 pm | Philippines News Agency Code of Conduct in West Philippine Sea, a major thrust in next ASEAN meeting: AquinoPresident Benigno S. Aquino III said on Wednesday he will seek an update on discussions on the Code of Conduct in the South China Sea (West Philippine Sea) when he attends the closing sessions of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar next month.

Laude was not a sex worker, Pemberton didn't know victim was not a 'real' woman - witnesses 8:35 pm | Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Laude was not a sex worker, Pemberton didn\Testifying before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations chaired by Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago, witnesses said on Wednesday that U.S. Marine Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton was not aware that Jeffrey œ"Jennifer" Laude was a transgender.

Man on MRT-3 bridge threatens to jump, stops operations from Boni to Guadalupe 7:15 pm | InterAksyon.com and News5 with reports from Clara Masinag Man on MRT-3 bridge threatens to jump, stops operations from Boni to Guadalupe(UPDATE 4 - 8:08 p.m.) The operations of the Metro Rail Transit-Line 3 from Boni to Guadalupe stations were halted Wednesday night after a man went to the MRT-3 bridge and threatened to jump.

12 ways the DOH, other gov't agencies are preparing for Ebola Virus Disease 5:54 pm | Tricia Aquino, InterAksyon.com 12 ways the DOH, other gov\The Department of Health, Department of Foreign Affairs, World Health Organization, and related agencies on Wednesday detailed their preparations for the Ebola threat before the Senate Committee on Health, even as they subdued fears about the West African outbreak by painting a clear picture of the disease.

Party-list reps seek probe of HR violations in military's Abra campaign 5:44 pm | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com Party-list reps seek probe of HR violations in military\Several party-list lawmakers on Wednesday filed a resolution seeking an investigation into alleged human rights violations during a military operation in Abra province that killed eight people.