Friday, March 6, 2015 - 10:50 a.m.
LOS ANGELES -- Harrison Ford crash-landed his vintage plane Thursday after losing engine power, suffering serious but not life-threatening injuries after using his extensive piloting skills to "beautifully" bring down the plane on a golf course and avoid nearby homes.
Friday, March 6, 2015 - 08:24 a.m.
LAS VEGAS -- Armed guards patrolling the gym where Manny Pacquiao trains. Stealthy attempts to disrupt Pacquiao's sparring. And a bit of trash talking just to spice things up two months before the big fight.
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 09:19 p.m.
THE Bureau of Customs (BOC) has failed to achieve its full-year revenue target collections in 2014.
According to the Bureau of Treasury, the BOC posted revenues of P369.314 billion from January to December, up 21.1 percent versus 2013 total collection.
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 07:47 p.m.
THE National Museum is verifying reports on the discovery of the wreckage of the Japanese battleship Musashi on the seabed of Sibuyan Island, a Palace official said Thursday.
American billionaire and Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen announced on Wednesday on Twitter that his research team has found one of Japan’s biggest warships which was sunk by American forces during World War II.
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 07:09 p.m.
MANILA -- The House of Representatives ad hoc committee for the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) has removed some provisions of the bill that it considers unconstitutional.
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 06:58 p.m.
THE World Health Organization (WHO) called on the public Thursday to let go of the old tradition of immediately separating mothers from their newborns.
WHO consultant Dr. Maria Asuncion Silvestre said it is about time to go with more scientifically-proven methods that will prevent illnesses to newborns.
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 06:09 p.m.
THE Sandiganbayan junked Thursday with finality detained Senator Jose "Jinggoy" Estrada's motion to block the admission of Anti-Money Laundering Council (AMLC) report as evidence of the prosecution for his plunder and graft cases with regard to the pork barrel fund scam.
In a resolution, the Sandiganbayan fifth division said Estrada's motion for reconsideration lacked merit.
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 05:49 p.m.
MALACANANG said Thursday that the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is banking on the help of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) in neutralizing an alleged breakaway group of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF).
Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said that the AFP continues to coordinate with the MILF, not only in pursuing the BIFF, a splinter group of the MILF, but also the Justice Islamic Movement (JIM).
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 04:22 p.m.
MALACANANG asked the public on Thursday to be vigilant against some "opportunist groups" which have been using the death of the 44 police commandos to advance their own interest.
Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. made the call amid the plan by some groups, including the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) Alumni Association Incorporated, to hold a rally on Sunday to call for justice for the members of the PNP-Special Action Force (SAF) who were brutally killed in Mamasapano, Maguindanao on January 25.
Thursday, March 5, 2015 - 03:37 p.m.
SENATOR Juan Ponce Enrile, currently fighting pneumonia, wants to stay in detention rather than be placed under house arrest.
Jack Enrile, the senator’s son, said in a television interview Thursday that his father wants to go back to the Philippine National Police General Hospital in Camp Crame, Quezon City once he is discharged from the Makati Medical Center.