Few show up at burial of carjack gang witness

ANGELES CITY, Philippines - Fearing his killers, only a handful of people turned up at the burial of Alfred Mendiola, the star witness in the murder of car dealer Venson Evangelista.

Kin lament problem in identifying Butuan fire victims

Naghihinagpis ngayon ang mga kaanak ng 17 namatay sa nasunog na commercial building sa Butuan City. Pero anim pa lamang sa mga bangkay ang nakilala na. Live mula sa Butuan City, nagpa-Patrol si Jeff Canoy. TV Patrol, Mayo 10, 2012, Huwebes

7 trapped miners die in Surigao

MANILA, Philippines – Seven small-scale miners died of gas poisoning after being trapped inside a tunnel in Surigao City, Surigao del Norte on Thursday morning.

Bombo Radyo reporter again getting death threats: NUJP

MANILA, Philippines – Almost half a year after a failed attempt on his life, Bombo Radyo Cagayan de Oro chief reporter James “Dacoycoy” Licuanan is once again receiving death threats, the National Union of Journalists in the Philippines (NUJP) said on Thursday.

American sex offender nabbed in Baguio

MANILA, Philippines – An American wanted in the US for attempting to rape a minor was nabbed in Baguio last week, the Bureau of Immigration (BI) said on Thursday.

CDO airport equipment fixed; CebuPac flights back to normal

  • MANILA, Philippines (UPDATE) – Cebu Pacific on Thursday announced that four of its flights to and from Cagayan de Oro that were earlier cancelled due to a technical problem will push through.

Butuan store owner to be probed after deadly fire

The owner of the department store in Butuan City is facing a probe after Wednesday's fire that claimed the lives of 17 employees.

Butuan declares day of mourning after deadly fire

The local government of Butuan City has declared May 10 as a day of mourning for the entire city after yesterday's fire incident that claimed 17 lives.

2 men shot dead in Batangas

Two men on board a tricycle were shot dead by still unidentified suspects along the highway of Ibaan in Batangas province.

Woman destroys chapel's religious icons

Residents of Barangay Indahag in Cagayan de Oro said a deranged woman entered the Sta. Cruz chapel and destroyed religious icons and vandalized the place.