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Poe regains top spot in Pulse Asia survey

DESPITE her disqualification by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) from the May 9 race to Malacanang, Senator Grace Poe regained the top spot in the latest Pulse Asia survey released on Saturday.

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Guv says 19 killed in hotel fire in Irbil, Iraq

IRBIL, Iraq -- A fire in a hotel and adjacent massage parlor has killed 19 people and wounded ten others Friday in Irbil, capital of the Kurdistan region of Iraq.

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Strong quake hits Taiwan, killing 5 and injuring 318

(UPDATED) -- TAIPEI, Taiwan -- A powerful, shallow earthquake struck southern Taiwan before dawn Saturday, collapsing two high-rise residential towers and killing at least five people and injuring hundreds.

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