Metro Manila

Canadian nabbed for joining SONA rally: Karapatan

MANILA – A Canadian student is being held by immigration officials for her alleged participation in the protest rally during President Benigno Aquino III's State of the Nation Address in July, human rights advocate Karapatan said.

Lone bettor wins P56-M lotto jackpot

MANILA -- A lone bettor won over P56 million in Friday's Megalotto 6/45 draw, according to the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO).

Raps filed vs hospital over malpractice

Nangako ang St. Cabrini Medical Center na mananagot ang mga tauhan nilang mapapatunayang nagpabaya sa kaso ng sanggol na namatay sa sinapupunan ng ina nito. Nagsampa naman ng kasong kriminal, sibil at administratibo ang mga magulang ng bata laban sa ospital.

Court junks hazing raps vs 14 fratmen

Ibinasura ng korte ang kasong paglabag sa anti-hazing law laban sa 14 na miyembro ng Lex Leonum fraternity. Ito'y kaugnay sa pagkamatay ng San Beda law student Marc Andrei Marcos noong 2012 dahil sa umano'y hazing.

Anti-pork barrel protesters gather in Luneta

MANILA – Filipinos from different walks of life again trooped to Luneta on Friday to protest the pork barrel system.

14 frat members in 'hazing' death cleared

MANILA – The case against 14 members of the Lex Leonum fraternity, who were accused in the death of San Beda law student Marc Andrei Marcos due to hazing in July 2012, has been dismissed.

Robber wounded in foiled heist in Parañaque

MANILA – A suspected robber sustained a gunshot wound in a foiled heist in Felicidad St., Parañaque City on Friday.

Slain cop in Zamboanga clash hailed a hero

Labis na nanghihinayang ang mga kapamilya at kasamahan ni Senior Inspector Jay Latawan Oyoyan, ang pulis na kabilang sa mga napatay sa bakbakan sa Zamboanga City

Justice for Kae: AdBoard's open letter to PNoy, de Lima

MANILA -- In an open letter addressed to President Benigno Aquino III and Justice Secretary Leila de Lima, the Advertising Board of the Philippines (AdBoard) demanded that they use their power to give justice to the brutal death of Kristelle "Kae" Davantes.

Korean fugitive 'Bruce Lee' nabbed in Manila

MANILA – An alleged leader of a Korean mafia was arrested in a restaurant in Manila by immigration authorities Thursday afternoon.