Trillanes, Philippine peso dips, Twitter bans Alex Jones | Midday wRap

Sep 07, 2018 - 12:43 PM

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Military arrest for Trillanes? But penalty is dismissal from service

Sep 06, 2018 - 5:55 PM

‘Why will you reopen a case where the maximum penalty is discharge from service against a person who is already out of the armed forces?’ says Trillanes’ lawyer Rey Robles

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV's lawyer Rey Robles and fellow mutineer former Magdalo Representative Ashley Acedillo file a petition for certiorari at the Supreme Court on September 6, 2018. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Actor CJ Ramos opens up about drug addiction, what the future holds

Aug 05, 2018 - 11:46 PM

The former child actor talks about the financial and emotional woes that preceded and fuelled his drug addiction

BUSTED. Former child actor CJ Ramos falls to cops in a Quezon City buy-bust operation. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Carandang dismissal, Ivanka Trump, CJ Ramos arrest | Evening wRap

Aug 03, 2018 - 9:38 PM

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Actor CJ Ramos arrested in drug buy-bust operation

Aug 03, 2018 - 1:21 PM

The former child star was nabbed in Quezon City

BUSTED. Former child actor CJ Ramos falls to cops in a Quezon City buy-bust operation. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

U.S. arrests Russian agent for conspiring to influence American politics

Jul 17, 2018 - 7:56 AM

The US justice department says the charges are conspiring to act as an agent of Russia 'by developing relationships with US persons and infiltrating organizations having influence in American politics'

Duterte hits IBP for opposing warrantless arrest of 'tambays'

Jul 07, 2018 - 10:39 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte dares Integrated Bar of the Philippines national president Abdiel Fajardo to bring him to the Supreme Court

NOTHING WRONG. President Rodrigo Duterte maintains his stance that there is nothing wrong with his order of arresting tambays. Malacañang file photo

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Justices of the Supreme Court led by acting Chief Justice Antonio Carpio starts the oral arguments on the same sex marriage on June 18, 2018. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Robredo slams 'tambay' arrests as anti-poor

Jun 24, 2018 - 3:08 PM

In a separate statement, the opposition Liberal Party condemns the death of alleged 'tambay' Genesis Argoncillo, and questions the arrests of loiterers

ANTI-POOR. Vice President Leni Robredo slams President Rodrigo Duterte's order to arrest tambay as anti-poor. File photo by OVP

Court orders arrest of Lanao mayor under Duterte adviser's custody

Jun 06, 2018 - 12:28 PM

A Lanao del Norte court issues an arrest warrant against Pantar town Mayor Jabar Tago over a murder charge

TOWN CHIEF. Pantar town Mayor Jabar Tago talks to a guest in his office. Photo from the Facebook page of the Municipality of Pantar

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WEAVING HOPE. It's in the Sinagtala weaving center where women are able to escape and eventually, heal from the scars of the war. Photo courtesy of Sinagtala

Aga Muhlach's father Cheng dies

May 12, 2018 - 4:43 PM

Alvaro 'Cheng' Muhlach died due to cardiac arrest. He was 71 years old.

After stabbing incident, Mac Cardona ex alleges cager 'high on drugs'

May 06, 2018 - 4:32 PM

Bianca Nicole Jackes says the troubled player stabbed her in the left arm after she refused to get back with him

APART. Bianca Nicole Jackes says she and former PBA player Mark Cardona have not been together for two years. Cardona photo by Martin San Diego and Jackes photo from her Instagram stories

Filipino diplomats face kidnapping charges in Kuwait

May 03, 2018 - 12:40 AM

Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano stresses that the diplomats violated no international convention and committed no crime

Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

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Apr 23, 2018 - 12:39 PM

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Actor Julio Diaz arrested in drug buy-bust operation

Apr 20, 2018 - 12:58 PM

The actor was arrested in Meycauayan, Bulacan

NABBED. Actor Julio Diaz's mugshot. Bulacan Police photo

Duterte on Bensouda, Sereno’s SALNs, National Privacy Commission on Facebook | Evening wRap

Apr 13, 2018 - 7:41 PM

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Zuckerberg on Facebook, Duterte and Xi on West Philipines Sea, Trump on Russia | Evening wRap

Apr 12, 2018 - 7:40 PM

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UFC star Conor McGregor surrenders to New York police, report

Apr 06, 2018 - 12:53 PM

Conor McGregor allegedly attacks a shuttle bus loaded with fellow UFC fighters

TURNING HIMSELF IN. UFC star Conor McGregor surrenders to the police after an alleged attack on a shuttle bus full of mixed martial arts fighters. Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images

[EDITORIAL] #AnimatED: Committing abuse just made easier

Mar 19, 2018 - 9:53 AM

A new law, Republic Act 10973, gives the PNP chief and the two top CIDG bosses the power to issue subpoenas. It threatens our rights, and urging vigilance while just waiting for abuse to happen isn't enough.

Actor Baron Geisler arrested after threatening brother-in-law with knife

Mar 06, 2018 - 12:11 PM

(UPDATED) The actor says he got fed up as his brother-in-law and other members of his family were 'always ganging up' on him

IN JAIL. Actor Baron Geisler in a detention cell at the Police Station 3 in Pulung Maragul village, Angeles City in Pampanga on March 6, 2018 Photo by Jun A. Malig/Rappler

PDEA sacks nearly all Calabarzon personnel

Mar 05, 2018 - 2:35 PM

The sacked personnel, including the regional chief, are linked to 'unlawful arrests and extortion activities' in Batangas and Cavite

'NO EXCUSES.' PDEA chief Aaron Aquino sacks the regional chief and more than 60 personnel from the PDEA Region 4A office. File photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Duterte on vagina remark, Senate orders Bautista arrest, Sheeran is best-selling artist | Midday wRap

Feb 27, 2018 - 12:23 PM

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Roque on feminists, Duterte on dictatorship, Facebook downvote tool | Evening wRap

Feb 09, 2018 - 7:13 PM

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Roque on China, Caloocan cops ordered arrested, Canada on chopper deal | Midday wRap

Feb 08, 2018 - 12:54 PM

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NBI arrests Taguba, hunts down 6 others in shabu shipment case

Feb 01, 2018 - 1:58 PM

(UPDATED) Eirene Mae Tatad is arrested in Iloilo. Included in the manhunt is Kenneth Dong who was hastily arrested in August 2017 for a rape charge, but has since been freed.

ARRESTED. Customs broker Mark Taguba is arrested from the Senate where he was held in protective custody and presented by the NBI to the media on February 1, 2018. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Navalny freed after thousands rally against Putin and 'pseudo-polls'

Jan 28, 2018 - 9:51 PM

(UPDATED) Thousands brave freezing temperatures to stage rallies in dozens of cities to protest upcoming 'pseudo-elections,' as Navalny and his supporters refer to them

OPPOSITION. Supporters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny take part in a rally calling for a boycott of March 18 presidential elections, in Moscow, January 28, 2018. Photo by Mladen Antonov/AFP

Ombudsman probe on Dengvaxia, Aguirre on Mamasapano, Duterte in India | Evening wRap

Jan 25, 2018 - 10:27 PM

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Duterte on NDF, New War on Drugs guidelines, Trump on Jerusalem | Midday wRap

Dec 07, 2017 - 1:10 PM

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FDA on Dengvaxia, Piston president ordered arrested, Trump travel ban | Midday wRap

Dec 05, 2017 - 12:34 PM

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Roque on Revolutionary Government, Nograles on budget cut, New Avengers trailer | Evening wRap

Nov 30, 2017 - 7:52 PM

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Alarcon Art Exhibit: An alchemy of artistic elements

Nov 24, 2017 - 4:21 PM

Art is a family affair at J Studio

ARRESTED MOTION. Emil Alarcon's work represents his 4 sons. All photos by Tedrick Yau

Ousted Caracas mayor flees house arrest, heads to Madrid

Nov 18, 2017 - 10:44 AM

Fugitive Caracas mayor Antonio Ledezma has crossed the border into neighboring Colombia, saying he intends to fly to Europe to organize resistance against President Nicolas Maduro's rule

OPPOSITION. The mayor of Caracas, Antonio Ledezma, 62, greets followers at El Dorado International Airport in Bogota, Colombia, on November 17, 2017, before embarking to Spain after escaping house arrest in the Venezuelan capital. Photo by Raul Arboleda/AFP

Actress Isabel Granada dies at 41

Nov 05, 2017 - 1:38 AM

(UPDATED) Isabel's partner, Arnel Cowley, and ex-husband Jericho Aguas announce the sad news

Actor Cogie Domingo arrested in drug operation

Oct 27, 2017 - 11:52 AM

(UPDATED) The actor is arrested in Parañaque

COGIE DOMINGO. The actor was arrested in an anti-drug operation. Photo from

Isabel Granada to undergo operation in Qatar

Oct 25, 2017 - 12:22 PM

(UPDATED) The actress is rushed to the hospital after collapsing during a meet and greet event

Arrest warrant out vs Angeles City cops in Korean kidnap, extortion

Oct 11, 2017 - 4:28 PM

The 7 policemen are accused of kidnapping and extorting from 3 Koreans in Pampanga in December 2016

REPRIMAND. In this photo from February 2017, PNP Director General Ronald dela Rosa rebukes the 7 cops accused of kidnapping and robbing 3 Korean tourists in Angeles City in December 2016. Photo by Jun A. Malig/Rappler

Duterte, Supreme Court, Illegal Drugs | Midday wRap

Sep 27, 2017 - 12:20 PM

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Day of National Protest, Dela Rosa, Abu Sayyaf | Evening wRap

Sep 21, 2017 - 7:50 PM

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Nur Misuari posts bail for corruption charges

Sep 19, 2017 - 5:42 PM

(UPDATED) Sandiganbayan 3rd Division confirms bail bond of Misuari has been transmitted to the anti-graft court

BAIL. MNLF founding chairman Nur Misuari posts bail on September 19, 2017 before the Davao City Regional Trial Court Branch 16. Photo courtesy of Secretary Jesus Dureza

Nur Misuari has not posted bail yet, but meets with Duterte in Davao

Sep 18, 2017 - 3:33 PM

Misuari's spokesperson says 'no need' when asked if the MNLF founding chairman has posted bail

STANDING WARRANT. Despite a standing warrant of arrest, MNLF founding chairman Nur Misuari meets with President Rodrigo Duterte and Peace Secretary Jesus Dureza in Davao City on September 16, 2017. Photo from Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) Facebook page

British police raid home after train attack arrest

Sep 16, 2017 - 6:59 PM

(UPDATED) 'Police officers have evacuated and are searching a residential address in Sunbury, Surrey,' a statement says

'INCIDENT.' Members of the emergency services work outside Parsons Green underground tube station in west London on September 15, 2017, following an incident on an underground tube carriage at the station. Photo by Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP

U.S. nurse arrested for not giving police patient's blood

Sep 02, 2017 - 2:07 PM

The nurse was detained for around 20 minutes in a police car before being released the spokeswoman of the hospital says

South China Sea, Batangas earthquake, Honasan | Evening wRap

Aug 11, 2017 - 8:28 PM

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Honasan, Customs, Robredo | Evening wRap

Aug 10, 2017 - 9:06 PM

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Indicted? Charged? A guide to court jargon

Aug 06, 2017 - 10:00 AM

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Cop charged in Morong 43 case allowed to reassume post in Pakistan

Jul 23, 2017 - 8:44 PM

The Sandiganbayan s 7th Division says it has given weight to the DILG s manifestation posing no objection to Senior Superintendent Allan Nobleza s continued service as Philippine police attaché to Pakistan

Grab and Uber, SALN, Calida | Evening wRap

Jul 20, 2017 - 8:36 PM

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Myanmar journalists charged, held in jail for covering armed group

Jun 28, 2017 - 6:12 PM

The 3 journalists and two drivers are charged under section one of the draconian Unlawful Associations Act which carries a sentence of up to 3 years in prison

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