'The 4 persons who were... taken in for a thorough questioning are released without indictment,' Belgium's federal prosecutor's office said
Poland follows in the steps of the Czech Republic, Finland, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, as well as 23 US states and Uruguay, which in 2013 became the first country to make cannabis entirely legal
The earthquake's epicenter is in the Pacific Ocean about 23 kilometers (14 miles) southwest of Puerto San Jose, with a depth of 46.8 kilometers, according to the US Geological Survey
'The meeting has already been arranged,' says Le Pen, who had refused to answer any questions over the accusations while she was running in this year's presidential election
Facebook and local activists to develop tools that offer women greater control over their profiles
The head of the UN's cultural agency says, 'This new destruction deepens the wounds of a society already affected by an unprecedented humanitarian tragedy'
The Philippines, Indonesia, and Malaysia will also study a proposal to 'stop the flow of terrorist financing' after a rare security meeting
After Bong Revilla's plunder trial, Jinggoy Estrada is next, to be followed by former representative Edgar Valdez
The magazine says it had seen documents showing that the intelligence service, the BND, had a list of some 4,000 so-called selector keywords for surveillance between 1998 and 2006
'We cannot and will not ask people to live in unsafe homes,' British Prime Minister Theresa May says, adding that relevant local authorities and fire services had been informed but without specifying what action would be taken
After his stay in the hospital, Prince Philip is expected to return to Windsor, where he is due to rest
Civil protection official Carlos Tavares says the fire in Gois affected 20,000 hectares. The firefighting effort involves nearly 2,400 firemen and water-bombing planes.
A stray bullet hits local government employee Ismail Saripada inside the capitol compound, which is considered a 'safe zone' in Marawi City
Eid'l Fitr or the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan falls on Monday, June 26
(UPDATED) No group has claimed responsibility for the brazen attack, but it comes as the Taliban ramp up their nationwide spring offensive despite government calls for a ceasefire during Ramadan.
Forensic experts will carry out a DNA test on the cranium and other parts of the exhumed body
How did he circumvent the 3-term limit set by the Constitution and the Local Government Code?
(UPDATED) P4,000 in cash will also be provided to each family to help them start a new life in Marawi
Camilo Sabio, who turns 82 next month, will appeal the decision of the Sandiganbayan 1st Division
Pyongyang's official Rodong Sinmun newspaper claims Trump is toying with the idea of a preemptive strike on North Korea to divert attention from a domestic political crisis
In a June 21 phone conversation, the two leaders also discuss the need for more cooperation among Southeast Asian countries against violent extremism
The stabbing at Bishop International Airport, in the city of Flint, comes amid a wave of jihadist-inspired attacks in Europe
The former senator's absence comes as a surprise to the Sandiganbayan 1st Division, with Associate Justice Geraldine Faith Econg saying it is 'highly irregular' they were not informed ahead of time
Rebecca Burger, who had a large following on the social media site, where she posted regular pictures of herself promoting fitness products, is killed in eastern France in what the family says is a domestic incident
In these formal or informal areas, women and children can feel safe – free from violence, trauma, and threats
The president seizes on the result of a closely-watched special election in Georgia as a vote of confidence
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez advises Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and CA Presiding Justice Andres Reyes to ‘discipline’ their justices
The Organization of American States fails to advance a plan to deal with Venezuela as it wraps up a meeting where the country's raging crisis took center stage
Under Senate Bill 1492, any person found guilty will be punished with a fine ranging from P100,000 to P5 million and one to 5 years imprisonment, while public officials will be subjected to stiffer penalties
The email was the result of a software glitch that 'turned an update of the magnitude of 1925 Santa Barbara quake M6.8 into a 2025 quake'
The administration's aim is not only to build homes for the poor but to build them within urban centers. It's a challenge on which past governments failed.
India's numbers will surpass China's in just 7 years, and Nigeria will overtake the United States by 2050 to become the third most populous country in the world, the UN says
According to a Metropolitan Manila Development Authority report, the increase in trash cost taxpayers P1.84 billion in tipping fees
The changes come just hours after MoDem leader Francois Bayrou, who lent crucial support to Macron during the presidential campaign, said he is stepping down to fight allegations that his small party misused European Parliament funds
(UPDATED) The extent to which Beijing can influence Pyongyang is a key issue in trying to defuse the North Korea crisis
Twitter users posted pictures of the queen's blue hat decorated with flowers with yellow centers alongside an image of the blue flag of the EU
The destruction of two of Mosul's best-known landmarks comes on the fourth day of an Iraqi offensive backed by the US-led coalition to take the Old City
'At a time when terrorism is striking everywhere in the world, we cannot let the Sahel region become a new haven for terrorist organizations from the entire world,' French ambassador to the UN Francois Delattre tells the council
'It's not uncommon to get autopsy objections,' Justin Weber of the Hamilton County coroner's office says. 'It's the family's choice.'
Brigadier General Ramiro Manuel Rey, commander of Task Force Ranao, says they are now coordinating with the local government unit leaders for the recovery and rehabilitation plans of Marawi
Spreading fake news is 'a sin against charity,' the CBCP says in a historic pastoral letter, one of the first of its kind in the world
'Two young boys aged 13 and 14 fired rubber pellets with a toy that we call an airsoft gun at a group of cyclists' including the king of Thailand, says Thomas Steinkraus-Koch of the prosecution service of Landshut town
Military spokesperson Brigadier General Restituto Padilla says all the hostages, including 12 children, are safe
Not including the catering boss, whose name was not disclosed, 40 people are detained over the food poisoning and their cases are now being heard in court
Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial says the implementing rules and regulations of the executive order need to go through one last round of vetting among stakeholders
British press reports after the speech say the visit was clearly now in jeopardy, but a spokesman for May insists the invitation has not been revoked
Former president Benigno Aquino III also says he is 'concerned' about the ongoing clashes in Marawi City
As the northern hemisphere marks the summer solstice, the mercury hovers around 35 degrees Celsius (95 degrees Fahrenheit) across oven-like swathes of Europe, including Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and even alpine Switzerland
Photos of these tanks have become viral online, dubbed as Filipino soldiers' 'do-it-yourself' armor
The House ends its probe into the deadly attack on the hotel-casino, with findings and recommendations expected to be out by next week