Monitoring remains focused on impact of Duterte rhetoric: Fitch

Another ratings agency, Fitch Ratings, has also taken notice of President Duterte's colorful rhetoric on illegal drugs and foreign policy. The agency believes the President's statements have the potential to weaken investor confidence.

DOJ wants De Lima to turn over documents on Sebastian

The Department of Justice on Thursday urged Senator Leila de Lima to hand over any evidence or document she has on inmate Jaybee Sebastian.