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November 14, 2017 6:40 AM Echiverri still faces more graft cases, now totaling 33

The Ombudsman has filed three new graft charges against former Caloocan City Mayor Enrico Echiverri before the Sandiganbayan, bringing the total count of his pending court cases to 33. This time, prosecutors accused Echiverri of irregularly awarding two contracts for drainage works totaling P17.27 million in 2012, without securing the prior approval 6

November 13, 2017 5:25 AM MMDA to file raps vs Maria Isabel Lopez for breach of security

Actress Maria Isabel Lopez posted a selfie and videos of her using the designated Asean lane without permission. (Photo from her Facebook account) The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is preparing the charges against actress Maria Isabel Lopez for violating traffic rules regarding the designated Asean lane, an official said on Monday 10

November 6, 2017 9:00 PM Engineer who survives slay try seeks Duterte’s help

The city engineer of San Jose del Monte, Bulacan, who survived an assassination attempt wants to transfer the venue of the hearing of his criminal case filed against former top officials of the province. In a letter, Engr. Rufino Gravador asked President Rodrigo Duterte’s help to transfer the venue of the case from a Bulacan court for fear that the case would 6

November 4, 2017 4:00 PM 4 cops held for creating trouble at bar

CAMP VICENTE LIM, Laguna, Philippines — Four police officers were arrested for creating trouble at a bar in Lucena, Quezon before dawn yesterday. Police Officer 1 Robert Quierrez, PO1 Maynard Derama and PO2 Michelle Eyatid of Burdeos police station and PO1 Jerial Suarez of the National Capitol Region Police Office were having a drinking spree at the Central 6

November 3, 2017 10:05 AM PAL pays P6B navigational charges to gov't

FLAG carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) settled Friday its P6 billion unpaid air navigational charges to the national government, ahead of the December 2017 deadline. In a statement, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) said the amount was incurred since 1970's up to July 30, 2017. Lawyer Clara De Castro, PAL vice president for Legal Affairs, brought 7

November 2, 2017 11:36 PM Rebellion raps filed vs Indonesian

Authorities have filed rebellion charges against an Indonesian national arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of taking part in the attempt by Islamic State (IS) followers to establish an IS province in Marawi City. The Indonesian, Muhammad Ilham Syahputra, was charged at the Quezon City prosecutor’s office on Thursday with rebellion, illegal possession 9

November 2, 2017 2:18 PM Investigators probe New York attack suspect's communications while Trump calls for death penalty

Investigators continued Thursday to probe the 29-year-old Uzbek immigrant charged with the New York truck attack, poring over his communications to see if he had any help or guidance before carrying out his deadly rampage, while President Trump publicly weighed in on the federal prosecution of the suspect. New York police officials say the attacker appears 14

November 2, 2017 2:23 AM NY suspect confesses IS inspired, 'felt good' after attack

NEW YORK, United States -- The Uzbek immigrant behind New York's worst attack in 16 years confessed to acting in the name of the Islamic State group and "felt good" about the killings, having planned an assault for a year, investigators said Wednesday. The shocking details emerged after federal agents questioned Sayfullo Saipov in a Manhattan hospital 15

November 1, 2017 11:12 PM Duterte: I can’t investigate my son, son-in-law

DAVAO CITY — The investigators should be independent and their findings credible. President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday night said that was the reason he could not order an investigation into the alleged involvement of members of his family in illegal drugs. Speaking to reporters at Davao International Airport after arriving from a two-day visit to Japan 15

November 1, 2017 11:10 PM New York terror attack kills 8

NEW YORK CITY — A driver plowed a pickup truck down a crowded bike path along the Hudson River in Manhattan on Tuesday, killing eight people and injuring 11 before being shot by a police officer in what officials are calling the deadliest terrorist attack on New York City since Sept. 11, 2001. The rampage ended when the motorist — whom the police identified 25