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Trump lashes out as presidency hits 6-month mark

Jul 21, 2017 - 7:54 AM

Trump's expansive remarks to The New York Times painted a picture of a president preoccupied by allegations against him

Trump lashes out as presidency hits 6-month mark

Mark Villar is richest Duterte Cabinet member

Jul 20, 2017 - 4:10 PM

Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano is the 'poorest' Cabinet member, based on the 2016 SALNs of President Rodrigo Duterte's Cabinet officials

Mark Villar is richest Duterte Cabinet member

Trump says regrets hiring Sessions as attorney general

Jul 20, 2017 - 9:27 AM

(UPDATED) The president also criticized Attorney General Jeff Sessions' recent testimony before a Senate panel which is investigating possible collusion between Moscow and the Trump campaign

Trump says regrets hiring Sessions as attorney general

Trump son to testify before U.S. Senate panel

Jul 20, 2017 - 7:37 AM

It put Trump's son and son-in-law at the center of a burgeoning scandal involving multiple US investigations into whether Trump associates colluded with Moscow in its efforts to tilt the 2016 election

Trump son to testify before U.S. Senate panel

White House accuses Democrats, Ukraine of 'collusion'

Jul 18, 2017 - 7:29 AM

White House spokesman Sean Spicer repeats allegations that a Democratic operative had met with Ukrainian embassy officials during the campaign

White House accuses Democrats, Ukraine of 'collusion'

India votes for next president from lowest Dalit caste

Jul 17, 2017 - 2:45 PM

Indian lawmakers vote to pick the country's president, who is certain to come from the lowest Dalit caste

India votes for next president from lowest Dalit caste

Venezuela opposition hails poll as blow to Maduro

Jul 17, 2017 - 9:22 AM

(UPDATED) Meanwhile, a 61-year-old woman is killed and 3 other people wounded when gunmen on motorcycles opened fire on people lined up to vote in Caracas

Venezuela opposition hails poll as blow to Maduro

Trump back on offensive after brief respite in Paris

Jul 17, 2017 - 6:54 AM

The concerted pushback comes as a Washington Post-ABC News poll near the 6-month point in Trump's administration shows him facing significantly declining approval ratings

Trump back on offensive after brief respite in Paris

Ex-2GO chief decries attack over accounting scandal

Jul 14, 2017 - 1:51 PM

'The only explanation for this fiasco is that the new external auditor might have found an opportunity to get back at us,' says Sulficio Tagud Jr

Ex-2GO chief decries attack over accounting scandal

Doubts hound KPMG following 2GO accounting scandal

Jul 13, 2017 - 5:30 PM

But KPMG RG Manabat says that its audit was based on the 'judgment and estimates' made by 2GO management during that period

Doubts hound KPMG following 2GO accounting scandal

COA: OP has P155.7-M unliquidated fund transfers under Aquino

Jul 13, 2017 - 3:16 PM

The amount includes P138 million in unliquidated fund transfers for former president Benigno Aquino III's foreign travels from 2011 to 2015

COA: OP has P155.7-M unliquidated fund transfers under Aquino

Trump says Putin would have preferred Clinton win

Jul 13, 2017 - 9:03 AM

In an interview with Pat Robertson of the Christian Broadcasting Network, the billionaire president claims his Russian counterpart would have preferred a win by the Democrat Clinton in 2016

Trump says Putin would have preferred Clinton win

COA: Duterte has over P6 billion in discretionary funds

Jul 12, 2017 - 4:59 PM

The Office of the President's discretionary funds include a P1.4-billion donation of the Lopez-owned Benpres Corporation to the government dating back to 1990, which remains untouched

COA: Duterte has over P6 billion in discretionary funds

Marcos' questions on election system integrity will prolong case – Macalintal

Jul 12, 2017 - 4:51 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo's lawyer Romulo Macalintal says the Presidential Electoral Tribunal must first resolve the issue on the integrity of the election system before proceeding with the recount

Marcos' questions on election system integrity will prolong case – Macalintal

Is Estelito Mendoza joining Marcos' legal team for his election case?

Jul 12, 2017 - 3:00 PM

The solicitor general of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos appears during the Supreme Court's preliminary conference for Bongbong Marcos' electoral protest

Is Estelito Mendoza joining Marcos' legal team for his election case?

AFP yet to recover P105M paid to dead pensioners – COA

Jul 12, 2017 - 1:33 PM

'These funds should have been utilized for other valid and urgent claims from the national government,' COA says

AFP yet to recover P105M paid to dead pensioners – COA

Did Donald Trump Jr break U.S. law?

Jul 12, 2017 - 12:35 PM

Could the 39-year-old real estate scion be charged with treason? This is what legal experts say about what is known so far of the June 2016 meeting in New York between Don Jr and Natalia Veselnitskaya.

Did Donald Trump Jr break U.S. law?

SWS survey, Hague ruling, Trump Jr | Midday wRap

Jul 12, 2017 - 12:32 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Mara Cepeda

SWS survey, Hague ruling, Trump Jr | Midday wRap

Trump son said he would 'love' Russian dirt on Clinton – emails

Jul 11, 2017 - 11:34 PM

(3rd UPDATE) Trump junior was told by an interlocutor that he could get 'very high level and sensitive information' that was 'part of Russia and its government's support for Mr. Trump'

Trump son said he would 'love' Russian dirt on Clinton – emails

2GO management, auditors may face over P1-M fine

Jul 11, 2017 - 11:30 PM

An investigation is underway into the restated financial statements of 2GO, with the Securities and Exchange Commission looking into possible misrepresentation

2GO management, auditors may face over P1-M fine

DOH's P1.6B projects are delayed, broken or unused – COA

Jul 11, 2017 - 9:50 PM

COA says the deficiencies deprived the public of the benefits of public health programs

DOH's P1.6B projects are delayed, broken or unused – COA

Deadline for 2nd tranche payment of Robredo’s protest fee extended

Jul 11, 2017 - 7:29 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo was earlier required to settle payment of the balance of the protest fee on July 14

Deadline for 2nd tranche payment of Robredo’s protest fee extended

Bongbong vs Leni: 2016 'election fingerprints' in possible recount areas

Jul 11, 2017 - 7:01 PM

EXCLUSIVE: Election results in these provinces may be up for recount, if the Presidential Electoral Tribunal grants the petitions of Marcos and Robredo in their respective protests

Bongbong vs Leni: 2016 'election fingerprints' in possible recount areas

Marcos completes payment of P66.2-M electoral protest fee

Jul 11, 2017 - 3:40 PM

Former senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr pays the remaining balance of his fee prior to the conduct of the preliminary hearing on his electoral protest and Vice President Leni Robredo's counter-protest

Marcos completes payment of P66.2-M electoral protest fee

2016 Bongbong vs Leni poll protest: What ARMM 'election fingerprints' say

Jul 11, 2017 - 10:31 AM

EXCLUSIVE: Can election data back up Bongbong Marcos' request to annul results in 3 provinces in the ARMM?

2016 Bongbong vs Leni poll protest: What ARMM 'election fingerprints' say

Trump son met Russian to get dirt on Clinton

Jul 10, 2017 - 6:50 PM

(UPDATED) Donald Trump's eldest son admits meeting a Russian lawyer to get dirt on his father's 2016 rival Hillary Clinton, thrusting the White House deep into another Russia-related scandal

Trump son met Russian to get dirt on Clinton

P100,000 incentive ready for relatives of deceased centenarians

Jul 10, 2017 - 4:15 PM

Relatives of deceased centenarians as well as centenarians abandoned by their families must submit documents to their local social welfare office to claim the money

P100,000 incentive ready for relatives of deceased centenarians

2GO appoints new CFO, reports lower 2015, 2016 profits

Jul 10, 2017 - 12:15 AM

Dennis Uy, the newly-appointed 2GO chief, says the restatement was made 'to ensure fair presentation of financial statements and establish accountabilities'

2GO appoints new CFO, reports lower 2015, 2016 profits

Putin says Trump 'very different' in real life

Jul 09, 2017 - 12:19 AM

On allegations that Russia meddled in the 2016 US presidential election, Putin says Trump had accepted the denials

Putin says Trump 'very different' in real life

Trump backs NATO as he warns future of the West at stake

Jul 06, 2017 - 6:48 PM

(3rd UPDATE) On the eve of what is likely to be a prickly G20 summit, with Trump facing animosity from traditional US allies, he uses his keynote address in Warsaw to warn that a lack of collective resolve could doom an alliance that endured through the Cold War

Trump backs NATO as he warns future of the West at stake

Far from Olympic glory, refugee judoka fights humble battle

Jul 06, 2017 - 12:36 PM

Eleven months after the Rio Olympics, Popole Misenga is still poor, living in two tiny rooms with his partner and children, thousands of miles from his African homeland

Far from Olympic glory, refugee judoka fights humble battle

Robredo lawyer: Marcos ‘fishing for evidence’

Jul 05, 2017 - 5:58 PM

In a motion for reconsideration filed with the High Court, election lawyer Romulo Macalintal argues that former senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr himself is 'not sure of his election protest' against Vice President Leni Robredo

Robredo lawyer: Marcos ‘fishing for evidence’

Martial law, Duterte, Dela Rosa | Evening wRap

Jul 04, 2017 - 9:01 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Chay Hofileña

Martial law, Duterte, Dela Rosa | Evening wRap

Robredo supporters seek SC permission to help pay protest fee

Jul 04, 2017 - 1:40 PM

Supporters of the Vice President are raising funds through the online drive 'Piso Para sa Laban ni Leni,' as she faces the election protest filed by former senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr

Robredo supporters seek SC permission to help pay protest fee

Merkel in German campaign kick-off pledges full employment

Jul 03, 2017 - 10:02 PM

Merkel presents a program she said was focused on bolstering Germany's economic strength and social cohesion

Merkel in German campaign kick-off pledges full employment

Japan PM Abe stung by huge loss in Tokyo assembly vote

Jul 03, 2017 - 11:38 AM

(UPDATED) The polls, seen as a bellwether for national political sentiment, come as Abe is buffeted by a series of setbacks and scandals that have driven down his popularity

Japan PM Abe stung by huge loss in Tokyo assembly vote

Robredo on 'underspending': OVP funds went to calamity victims, the poor

Jul 02, 2017 - 7:10 PM

In response to a Commission on Audit report, Vice President Leni Robredo says her office had spent 86% of its available budget by the end of 2016

Robredo on 'underspending': OVP funds went to calamity victims, the poor

Tokyo votes in local polls with national consequences

Jul 02, 2017 - 12:50 PM

Governor Yuriko Koike is hoping her coalition can beat the local arm of Shinzo Abe's ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), which holds a majority in the 127-seat Tokyo assembly

Tokyo votes in local polls with national consequences

Under Aguirre: DOJ in numbers

Jul 01, 2017 - 9:30 AM

Aguirre boasts of higher disposition and conviction rates for 2016

Under Aguirre: DOJ in numbers

COA: DOT failed to give public 'optimum services' in 2016

Jun 29, 2017 - 1:42 PM

The Department of Tourism was unable to utilize P1.5 billion of its 2016 budget, says COA

COA: DOT failed to give public 'optimum services' in 2016

Scottish leader rules out new independence vote for now

Jun 28, 2017 - 7:31 AM

Sturgeon says she will 'reset' the timetable for holding a referendum by spring 2019, when Britain is scheduled to leave the European Union

Scottish leader rules out new independence vote for now

Mongolians pick president after scandal-plagued campaign

Jun 26, 2017 - 6:31 PM

The next president will inherit a $5.5 billion International Monetary Fund-led bailout designed to stabilize its economy and lessen its dependence on China, which purchases 80% of Mongolian exports

Mongolians pick president after scandal-plagued campaign

CIA knew in August that Putin sought to boost Trump – report

Jun 24, 2017 - 11:08 AM

The intelligence shocks the White House and put US security chiefs on a top-secret crisis footing to figure out how to react

CIA knew in August that Putin sought to boost Trump – report

Bicol centenarian's secret to longevity: Coconut milk, prayers

Jun 24, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Lola Ayoy of Juban, Sorsogon, is still not taking any maintenance medicine at age 100

Bicol centenarian's secret to longevity: Coconut milk, prayers

Bayron regains seat as Puerto Princesa mayor

Jun 23, 2017 - 2:31 PM

Puerto Princesa Mayor Lucilo Bayron is back as city chief months after he was removed from the position

Bayron regains seat as Puerto Princesa mayor

Trump admits he has no tapes of Comey meetings

Jun 23, 2017 - 8:16 AM

The admission throws a new twist into allegations, fed by James Comey's own claims, that US President Donald Trump wanted the Federal Bureau of Investigation to pull back on its probe into the Russia scandal

Trump admits he has no tapes of Comey meetings

Trump rides high after Republican election win

Jun 22, 2017 - 11:10 AM

The president seizes on the result of a closely-watched special election in Georgia as a vote of confidence

Trump rides high after Republican election win

Republican wins Georgia election, blow to anti-Trump effort

Jun 21, 2017 - 10:26 AM

(UPDATED) Republican Karen Handel wins a fierce, closely-watched special congressional election in Georgia, US media project, salvaging a seat in traditional conservative territory

Republican wins Georgia election, blow to anti-Trump effort

Lacson, Dalquez, Fisher | Evening wRap

Jun 20, 2017 - 9:39 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Chay Hofileña

Lacson, Dalquez, Fisher | Evening wRap

Marcos urged to pay P2.08-B Comelec expenses due to his protest

Jun 20, 2017 - 6:05 PM

The P2.08 billion is the cost of the non-return of 97,365 vote-counting machines to technology provider Smartmatic

Marcos urged to pay P2.08-B Comelec expenses due to his protest