Arrested man

Masked man claiming to be a police officer tries to arrest resident in own...

An unidentified man who claimed to be police officer attempted to arrest an individual within his property without following official police protocol when conducting...
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Bubble Gang’s latest Up Dharma Down parody video gets raves

Bubble Gang has produced another musical hit with its parody of Up Dharma Down’s “Oo” which was well-received online with over four million views...
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Philippines’ first museum about local economic history opens in Iloilo

The first museum in the Philippines about economic history is established in a hundred-year-old structure that once belonged to the family who owns one of...
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Biliran town mayor bans government employees from playing mobile games

A mayor’s initiative to ban the playing of mobile games during work hours of government employees was praised online given the often slow-paced services...
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Father raising P1.6 million through banana cakes for son’s transplant

A father is selling homemade banana cakes to raise P1.6 million for his son's needed liver transplant after the latter was diagnosed with biliary...
Actor Perry reacts during Television Critic's Association Summer press tour, Beverly Hills.

Ex ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’ star Luke Perry dead at 52 after stroke

Actor Luke Perry, who rose to superstardom on the teen-oriented 1990s U.S. television drama "Beverly Hills 90210" and then aged into a fatherly role on comic-based...
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Duterte picks cabinet ally to head central bank

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte made a surprise appointment on Monday by naming his budget secretary as central bank governor even as the market had...
Turtles

Smuggler of 1,500 live turtles at NAIA could face jail time and hefty fine

More than 1,500 live turtles were reportedly smuggled by a Filipino from Hong Kong which violated the law on wildlife conservation and protection. Authorities of...
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Political debates have no effect on voting preference, according to studies

Political debates of candidates are ineffective in changing voting preferences but it does increase public interest on the campaign, according to several studies. Televised political...
U.S. President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping Interaksyon

China says US trade talks progress ‘well received’

BEIJING — The "substantive progress" China and the United States have made in their trade talks has been "well-received" in both countries and around the world,...
Bjorn and Cat

Romance Avenue: Couple take to the streets of Cubao for prenup photoshoot

A couple caught the attention of social media users when they held their prenuptial pictorial on the streets of Araneta Center, Cubao. Bjorn and Cat,...
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Viral hoax Momo challenge doesn’t pose risks to computers, gadgets

The viral Momo challenge which recently caused panic across the internet does not pose a genuine cyber threat capable of corrupting devices, a top...
NBA: Houston Rockets at Boston Celtics

Harden’s 42 points help lift Rockets past Celtics

James Harden scored 42 points before fouling out and the Houston Rockets extended their winning streak to five games with a 115–104 victory over the Boston...
Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. speaks to the media as U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo smiles at him at the Department of Foreign Affairs in Pasay City

Pompeo assures Philippines of U.S. protection in event of sea conflict

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo assured the Philippines on Friday it would come to its defense if it came under attack in the West Philippine...
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Jonas Brothers back together after a 6-year breakup

The popular Disney-born male group Jonas Brothers’ surprise comeback with their first single called “Sucker” after nearly six years got their fans nostalgic. The trio,...