WATCH | Charlotte police release video of fatal shooting after protests Sun, Sep 25, 2016, 8:32 AM | Reuters
4 dead in shooting at mall in Washington state: police Sat, Sep 24, 2016, 12:15 PM | Reuters
Powerful quakes strike off Fiji, Tonga, but no tsunami risk: monitor Sun, Sep 25, 2016, 6:53 AM | Agence France-Presse
US gives Chile papers showing ex-dictator ordered 1976 assassination Sat, Sep 24, 2016, 10:34 AM | Agence France-Presse
FEATURE | Bullets trump rehab as Asia quickens 'failing' war on drugs 13-September-16, 02:15 AM | Andrew R.C. Marshall and Antoni Slodkowski, Reuters READ MORE
Over 90% of world breathing bad air - WHO 12:55 pm | Agence France-Presse Nine out of 10 people globally are breathing poor quality air, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, calling for dramatic action against pollution that is blamed for more than six million deaths a year.
Brazil's wounded political giant Lula vows to fight on 11:40 am | Sebastian Smith, Agence France-Presse Brazilian ex-president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva hinted strongly at seeking a return to power…
Taiwan shuts down as ‘Megi’ strikes 11:14 am | Agence France-Presse Taiwan went into shutdown Tuesday as the island faces its third typhoon in two weeks,…
Obama skirts Dakota pipeline comment but urges tribal sovereignty 10:36 am | Valerie Volcovici and Julia Harte, Reuters US President Barack Obama on Monday avoided direct mention of a pipeline that has provoked…
Clinton, Trump come out swinging in high-stakes debate 9:46 am | Jennie Matthew with Andrew Beatty in Washington, Agence France-Presse (UPDATE 2 - 10:51 a.m.) Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump bickered and traded insults in…
BREAKING NEWS as of Tue, Sep 27, 2016, 11:34 PM Caraga folks laud DENR move; 15 of the 20 suspended mines are from the region Duterte admin eyes P8.2-T spending budget for infra projects in next 6 years Duterte: Arayat mega 'shabu' lab to become reformatory center Peso inches up Tuesday vs US dollar as PSEi remains on the red Villanueva urges Palace: Certify end-Endo as urgent bill 'Humbled' Espino accepts President Duterte's apology Colombia, FARC rebels sign historic peace deal DOE not ruling out smuggling in oil price riddle: rising in Luzon-Visayas, but low in Mindanao SM Supermalls gets Brand of the Year Award in prestigious WBA rites in London Is the 'war on drugs' helping fuel an HIV epidemic? 2017 budget bill allows Duterte to impound funds, youth representative says Over 90% of world breathing bad air - WHO Chinese coast guard harassed Pinoys early this month - PCG Bayan sees full-blown trial of Aquino, Abad over DAP Brazil's wounded political giant Lula vows to fight on
Duterte admin eyes P8.2-T spending budget for infra projects in next 6 years The administration of President Rodrigo Duterte is eyeing an ambitious P8.2 trillion budget for infrastructure projects in the next six years to help boost the…
Peso inches up Tuesday vs US dollar as PSEi remains on the red The Philippine peso inched up against the US dollar on Tuesday as the Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) remained on the red in reaction to…
DOE not ruling out smuggling in oil price riddle: rising in Luzon-Visayas, but low in Mindanao Another fuel price hike was implemented Tuesday morning, but the price hike per se is not the focus in the energy sector now: it's the…
SM Supermalls gets Brand of the Year Award in prestigious WBA rites in London Duterte to open PH to more investors from China, Russia Oil firms to hike pump prices of gasoline, diesel by P0.25/ltr effective Tuesday PHP weakens to 7-yr low; PSEi on the red ahead of OPEC meeting, US presidential debate MVP Group completes DPWH requirements for NLEX-SLEX connector road Smoke forces PAL flight to Japan to turn back SEC to take up Shell IPO application
Gulf states may arm Syrian rebels after truce collapse 8:50 am | Jonathan Landay and Arshad Mohammed, Reuters The collapse of the latest Syria ceasefire has heightened the possibility that Gulf states might arm Syrian rebels with shoulder-fired missiles to defend themselves against Syrian and Russian warplanes, US officials said on Monday.
New York launches campaign against Islamophobia 8:41 am | Agence France-Presse New York unveiled Monday a major public campaign to fight Islamophobia, stressing the equal rights of the city's hundreds of thousands of Muslims.
WATCH | US voter lets the election debate go to his head 8:32 am | Reuters Are you following the US election debates? Security is tight with final preparations underway at Hofstra University ahead of the first U.S. presidential debate of 2016.
Colombia, FARC sign peace pact to end half century of conflict 6:57 am | Alina Dieste, Agence France-Presse The Colombian government and the leftist FARC rebel force signed a historic peace accord Monday to end a half-century conflict that has killed hundreds of thousands of people.
Squeezing North Korea: old friends take steps to isolate regime 12:11 am | Ju-min Park and Tony Munroe, Reuters From kicking out North Korean workers and ending visa-free travel for its citizens, to stripping flags of convenience from its ships, Cold War-era allies from Poland to Mongolia are taking measures to squeeze the isolated country.
Violent crime in US rose in 2015 but far from peak levels: FBI 10:57 pm | Julia Harte, Reuters Violent crime in the United States increased in 2015 but remained far below peak levels of the 1990s, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said on Monday as presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump prepared for a debate that is likely to focus on public safety.
Russia under fire at UN as air strikes pound Syria's Aleppo 9:32 am | Agence France-Presse Britain, France and the United States lashed out at Russia on Sunday over the worsening carnage in Syria as Syrian and Russian warplanes pounded Aleppo in one of the heaviest bombing raids of the five-year war.
France at UN says war crimes committed in Syria's Aleppo 1:40 am | Agence France-Presse France's envoy to the United Nations asserted Sunday that war crimes were being committed in Syria's battered city of Aleppo, as the Security Council met for urgent talks on the escalating military campaign.
Embattled Boko Haram leader Shekau resurfaces in video 12:45 am | Agence France-Presse The embattled leader of jihadist group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, resurfaced in a video posted online Sunday, rejecting assertions by the Nigerian army that he had been seriously wounded.
Phantom of the Opera 'curse' hits as fire menaces Paris debut 11:52 pm | Agence France-Presse The curse of the "The Phantom of the Opera" appears to have struck again with a fire at a Paris theatre on Sunday which is threatening to derail the musical's debut in France next month.
Jordan writer in anti-Islam case shot dead at court 11:10 pm | Kamal Taha, Agence France-Presse A prominent Jordanian writer was shot dead Sunday on the steps of a court where he was facing charges for sharing an anti-Islam cartoon on Facebook.
Police search for motive in deadly Washington state mall shooting 6:32 pm | Reuters Authorities on Sunday were still working to determine what prompted a 20-year-old man to open fire in a Washington state mall, killing five people.