Ebola death toll edging to 4,900 mark: WHO 23-Oct-14, 1:44 AM | Agence France-Presse
Blackwater guards found guilty in 2007 Iraq 'massacre' 23-Oct-14, 6:08 AM | Chantal Valery, Agence France-Presse
No end in sight for Hong Kong protests after talks 22-Oct-14, 6:46 PM | Aaron Tam, Agence France-Presse
Shooting locks down Canadian parliament; one suspect reported dead 23-Oct-14, 12:10 AM | Randall Palmer and David Ljunggren, Reuters
China launches test return orbiter for lunar mission 12:14 pm | Xinhua China launched an unmanned spacecraft early Friday to test technologies to be used in the Chang'e-5, a future probe that will conduct the country's first moon mission with a return to Earth.
Some US hospitals weigh withholding care to Ebola patients 6:37 am | Julie Steenhuysen and Sharon Begley, Reuters The Ebola crisis is forcing the American healthcare system to consider the previously unthinkable: withholding…
UN rights watchdog calls for open elections in Hong Kong 4:31 am | Stephanie Nebehay, Reuters The United Nations Human Rights Committee called on China on Thursday to ensure universal suffrage…
Ice Age people in Peru's Andes lived at extreme high altitudes 3:46 am | Agence France-Presse Ice Age people were able to survive at high elevations in the Peruvian Andes 12,400…
US-led air strikes killed 521 Islamist fighters, 32 civilians in Syria: monitor 2:28 am | Oliver Holmes, Reuters Air strikes by US-led forces have killed 521 Islamist fighters and 32 civilians during a…
BREAKING NEWS as of 24-Oct-14, 3:42 PM PISTON sets transport strike, national day of protest on Monday, October 27 House rushes to beat Oct. 29 deadline for final budget approval Manila Water to provide service to Filinvest Land subdivision Drop in oil, electronics purchases pull down August imports New York confirms first Ebola case Award-winning Filipino and foreign writers gather at PH Literary Festival, Oct. 23-25 KULAY MAHIRAP | Trillanes quip causes a stir on Twitter Three major nations absent as China launches World Bank rival in Asia China launches test return orbiter for lunar mission Public hearing scheduled for reduction of public jeepney fares Online harassment seen as major problem: US survey 'Anti-Facebook' social network gets fresh funding Lucio Co holding firm acquires Laguna property for second community mall COCKTALES | Tantocos take P1.2B off the table as GSIS joins Rustan's investors CITIZEN MANILA | Fortuneteller Consisa Valencia, 74, and her house of cards
Manila Water to provide service to Filinvest Land subdivision The P51-million project aims to connect residents of Filinvest East Homes to the Manila Water network.
Drop in oil, electronics purchases pull down August imports (UPDATED 2:20 p.m.) The government earlier raised its imports forecast to a growth of 9 percent from the initial estimate of 6 percent.
Three major nations absent as China launches World Bank rival in Asia Absent from the launch were Australia, Indonesia and South Korea.
Public hearing scheduled for reduction of public jeepney fares Lucio Co holding firm acquires Laguna property for second community mall COCKTALES | Tantocos take P1.2B off the table as GSIS joins Rustan's investors EU envoy calls for passage of Customs Modernization and Tariff Act Global stocks jump on U.S. corporate results, bonds fall Former PAL executive back at the helm of flag carrier Partnership launched to encourage SMEs to list at local stock market
Bitter lessons from old Ebola frontline in Uganda 1:27 am | Amy Fallon, Agence France-Presse In Ebola-hit communities in west Africa, hope of stopping the deadly virus may seem far away at times. But across the continent in Uganda, villagers who survived an outbreak two years ago describe how after the loss, the rebuilding of communities is tough and painful - but possible.
Colossal volcanic eruption could destroy Japan: study 12:02 am | Agence France-Presse Japan could be nearly destroyed by a massive volcanic eruption over the next century, putting almost all of the country's 127 million-strong population at risk, according to a new study.
Lone gunman on terror watch list kills Canadian soldier in Ottawa attack 4:18 pm | Agence France-Presse The second attack this week targeting Canadian military personnel came as Canadian jets were to join the US-led bombing campaign against Islamist militants in Iraq.
VIDEO | Robots to fly planes where humans can't 4:17 pm | Reuters video, InterAksyon.com Researchers in South Korea are developing a robotic pilot that could potentially replace humans in the cockpit.
EU summit tackles climate change, Ebola 11:08 am | Lachlan Carmichael, Agence France-Presse European Union leaders meet at a summit in Brussels Thursday aimed at clinching a high-stakes deal on combating climate change and boosting efforts to fight the deadly Ebola virus.
MERON ULIT | Suspect arrested after jumping White House fence 10:18 am | Agence France-Presse A suspect who climbed over the White House fence Wednesday was nabbed by Secret Service agents and dogs, a spokesman for the elite agency said.
Woman charged for baby corpses found in Canada storage unit 9:47 am | Agence France-Presse A woman was charged Wednesday after police discovered six decomposing baby corpses in her storage locker in the western Canadian city of Winnipeg, police said.
LUCKY LEADER | Peruvian mayor wins job by coin toss 8:42 am | Agence France-Presse The tiny Peru town of Paruro chose its new mayor in a strange way -- a coin toss -- after the two candidates tied at the ballot box earlier this month, officials said Wednesday.
US girls stopped in Germany, suspected of trying to join IS 6:46 am | Agence France-Presse Three teenage American girls who were suspected of wanting to join Islamic State jihadists were sent home after they were intercepted in Germany, US media reports and officials said Wednesday.
Blackwater guards found guilty in 2007 Iraq 'massacre' 6:08 am | Chantal Valery, Agence France-Presse Four former Blackwater security guards were found guilty Wednesday for their roles in a notorious 2007 mass shooting in Baghdad that left at least 14 civilians dead and deepened resentment of America's involvement in Iraq.
Palestinian rams car into Jerusalem crowd, killing baby 5:43 am | Daphne Rousseau, Agence France-Presse A Palestinian rammed a car into pedestrians in Jerusalem on Wednesday, killing a baby and injuring six other people in what Israeli police said was a "hit-and-run terror attack".
'Twisted rope' clue to dangerous solar storms 5:18 am | Pascale Mollard, A "twisted rope" of magnetically-charged energy precedes solar storms that have the potential to damage satellites and electricity grids, French scientists said on Wednesday.