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Binay: ‘Hearsay’ evidence

Before a room full of supporters at the Philippine International Convention Center, Vice President Jejomar Binay said that the allegations of corruption against him would not stand in a court of law and was merely a "circus" in the Senate.…

‘Mario’ shifts path, No. 1 up in 5 areas

With a quick shift in direction, Tropical Storm "Mario" prompted the weather bureau on Thursday morning to raise public storm warning signal over several areas. …

Enzo Pastor gunman faces murder raps

The Department of Justice has approved the filing of a murder case against Police Officer 2 Edgar Angel for the killing of champion car racer Enzo Pastor, even after he had recanted his earlier “confession.” …

Senate OKs health coverage to seniors

Seeking to make health care more accessible to citizens, the Senate of the Philippines on Wednesday passed on second reading a bill aiming to extend the coverage of the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) to all senior citizens. …

Deniece Cornejo freed on bail

Deniece Cornejo, one of three suspects in the alleged mauling of television host Vhong Navarro, is free. …

We’ll make PH proud, promise

Gilas Pilipinas head coach Chot Reyes was asked what the Filipinos could hope for when the team leaves for the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea. The eloquent Reyes vowed one thing Wednesday night. …

Binay to address nation Thursday

“Just listen to what I will say,” Vice President Jejomar Binay told reporters on Wednesday after they asked him to give a preview of his address to the nation that he will deliver Thursday at the Philippine International Convention Center…

‘Gentle eruption’ rocks Mayon

More than 30,000 people fled their homes on Wednesday as Mayon Volcano continued to send huge lava fragments down its slopes in what volcanologists called “gentle eruption.” …

Duterte urged: Run

A nationwide movement has been launched to collect signatures and convince Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to run for the presidency in the 2016 elections.…

Mayon spews lava, evacuations rushed

Lava cascaded down the Philippines' most active volcano on Wednesday as authorities rushed to evacuate thousands ahead of a possible deadly eruption. …

Human rights issues dog Aquino

President Benigno Aquino III was put on the spot over his administration’s human rights record shortly after he delivered a wide-ranging policy speech organized by an independent think tank here.…

One more night in jail for Cornejo

Model Deniece Cornejo still has to spend another night in jail while her two co-accused Cedric Lee and Zimmer Raz are now enjoying their temporary freedom. …

Miriam Santiago: My cancer is real

Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago's bandages are not "accessories for beauty or sex appeal," she said Wednesday in response to some disbelievers that she has lung cancer.…

West Lake: where dream never ends

A white crane from a distant horizon descends into the West Lake and becomes an astute gentleman. Just as another transforms into a young, beautiful lady as it touches the water.…

Your (online) life after death

Sure, you have a lot to do today — laundry, bills, dinner — but it's never too early to start planning for your digital afterlife, the fate of your numerous online accounts once you shed this mortal coil.…

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