Hello Rappler readers,
Kerwin Espinosa is revealing details of his drug operations at a Senate hearing today – stay updated by watching live on Rappler. Meanwhile, Senator Leila de Lima's former aide Ronnie Dayan supposedly received money from Espinosa on behalf of the senator. But De Lima is blaming the Duterte administration for Dayan's statements, saying they have turned him against her.
Below are the big stories you shouldn't miss.
Kerwin Espinosa appears in Senate probe
Dayan: I got Espinosa drug money for De Lima
Bishops: Investigate top officials linked to drugs
The Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines wants a thorough probe into high-ranking officials allegedly involved in drugs. The CBCP said it is "very disturbed" and the investigation "must spare none."
Trump changes mind on prosecuting Clinton
US President-elect Donald Trump previously said his rival Hillary Clinton should be locked up, but now he won't be prosecuting her, after all. Trump told the New York Times that filing charges over the Clinton email scandal would be "very divisive for the country."
No Internet for 3.9 billion people – UN
You may be surprised to find out that more than half of the people worldwide actually do not use the Internet. That's according to the UN's International Telecommunications Union, which said the problem is more serious among the "female, elderly, less educated, lower income and rural (populations)."