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Slain wife of 'narco cop' pregnant

CEBU CITY -- Rizalyn Quiamco, who was killed with her husband, Police Officer 3 (PO3) Ryan Martus Quiamco, in a drug bust in Talisay City on Tuesday, was in her early stages of pregnancy.

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Gov't disallows sale, distribution of 21 tons of dressed chicken in Oro

GOVERNMENT meat inspectors has disallowed the sale and distribution of 21 tons of dressed chicken suspected of contamination of the avian flu virus that reached Cagayan de Oro City on Monday, August 14.

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1-hour rotational brownouts in Cebu set on Aug. 16

THE Visayan Electric Company (Veco) has announced that it will be implementing one-hour rotating brownouts Wednesday afternoon, August 16.

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Accidental deaths of endangered whale threatens its survival

PORTLAND, Maine — A high number of accidental deaths this year among the endangered North Atlantic right whale threaten the survival of the species, according to conservation groups and marine scientists.

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Taguiwalo rejected as DSWD chief

THE Commission on Appointments (CA) rejected Wednesday, August 16, the ad interim appointment of Judy Taguiwalo as Social Welfare Secretary.

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Death toll in Bulacan drug raids rises to 32

THE death toll in the single day intense anti-drug operations in Bulacan province has risen to 32, police said Wednesday.

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Remittances breach $15-B mark in 1st half of 2017

MANILA -- Personal remittances of Overseas Filipinos (OFs) increased by 6.8 percent year on year to P2.8 billion in June 2017, the Central Bank of the Philippines (CBP) announced Tuesday, Aug. 15.

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Man who stole from Mabolo church arrested

THE burglary suspect who carted P400,000 in cash from St. Joseph the Patriach Parish was caught by operatives around 11 p.m. Tuesday, August 15, in Barangay Mabolo, Cebu.

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