2 dead in fire at Cagayan de Oro art gallery

Aug 07, 2017 - 7:05 PM

According to initial reports the use of paint thinner may have been the cause of the fire

FIRE INCIDENT. Two workers were killed in a fire that hit a building housing an art gallery of Capitol University in Cagayan de Oro City. Photo from Museum of Three Cultures Facebook page

Woman arrested for driving into police car near U.S. Capitol

Mar 29, 2017 - 11:24 PM

Capitol Police communications director Eva Malecki tells reporters officers observed an erratic and aggressive driver in the area and attempted to stop the vehicle

BAD DRIVING. The scene of a police open firing is seen on March 29, 2017 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. U.S. Alex Wong/ Getty Images/ AFP

Ini isi teks pidato pelantikan Donald Trump sebagai Presiden ke-45 Amerika Serikat

Jan 21, 2017 - 10:20 AM

Bersama kita akan membuat Amerika kembali kuat Kita akan membuat Amerika kembali sejahtera Kita akan membuat Amerika kembali bangga Kita akan membuat Amerika kembali aman dan bersama kita akan membuat Amerika kembali hebat

BERSUMPAH. Donald Trump (kiri) diambil sumpahnya sebagai Presiden ke-45 AS oleh Ketua Hakim Agung John Roberts di Gedung Capitol, Washington DC pada Jumat, 20 Januari. Foto oleh Timothy A. Clary/AFP

Paul McCartney working on new album, signs with Capitol

Aug 18, 2016 - 10:28 AM

The former Beatle member calls the new contract genuinely exciting

epa05334711 British musician and former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney performs during a concert at the Esprit Arena in Duesseldorf, Germany, 28 May 2016. EPA/DAVIDÂ YOUNG QUALITY REPEAT EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Panic as police shoot armed man at US Capitol

Mar 29, 2016 - 7:57 AM

The incident is not believed to be terror related

LOCKDOWN. Heavily armed U.S. Capitol police stand guard outside the U.S. Capitol after at least one person was shot in the Capitol Visitor Center March 28, 2016 in Washington, DC. Win McNamee/Getty Images/AFP

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Feb 22, 2016 - 1:45 PM

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Rappler polls: Duterte consistent winner, Binay consistent loser

Feb 21, 2016 - 9:59 PM

The Davao mayor emerges as netizens top pick in all 4 Rappler polls while the Vice President places last

FIRST DEBATE. All 5 presidential candidates face the public for the first debate in Cagayan de Oro City on Sunday, February 21. Photo by AFP

Consistent winner: Netizens say Duterte takes 3rd round of debate

Feb 21, 2016 - 7:45 PM

Netizens say Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte emerges the winner in the 3rd round of the Cagayan de Oro presidential debate

CONSISTENT. For the third time, Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte takes the final round of the presidential debates according to netizens. Photo courtesy of Comelec EID

Duterte takes Round 2, Roxas is runner-up for netizens

Feb 21, 2016 - 7:01 PM

Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte takes Round 2 according to netizens with former interior secretary Mar Roxas coming in second

FIRST PLACE. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is again netizens' top choice for the second round of the presidential debate. Photo courtesy of Comelec EID

On social media, Duterte wins Round 1 of the debate

Feb 21, 2016 - 6:16 PM

For netizens Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte dominates Round 1 of the debate

NETIZENS' CHOICE. Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte is netizens' choice for the first round of the presidential debates. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

What to expect in the Comelec presidential debate

Feb 21, 2016 - 3:24 PM

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1st presidential debate kicks off in Cagayan de Oro

Feb 21, 2016 - 8:00 AM

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Security tight for first presidential debate in Cagayan de Oro

Feb 19, 2016 - 10:00 PM

Two days before the first presidential debate in Mindanao Cagayan de Oro police are already beefing up security in preparation for the event

TIGHT SECURITY. Security personnel have now been deployed to secure the site of the first presidential debates since 1992. Photo by Raisa Serafica/Rappler

All 5 presidential bets attending Mindanao debate – Comelec

Feb 19, 2016 - 8:49 PM

The presidential debate on February 21 is the first one happening outside Metro Manila and the first time that the public will see all the 2016 presidential bets on one stage

CAPITOL UNIVERSITY. The first presidential debate happening outside Metro Manila will take place in this 500-seater theater at the  Capitol University. Photo by Raisa Serafica/Rappler

Remains of 13 Filipinos killed in Iraq fire arrive home

Feb 13, 2016 - 7:40 PM

The DFA says it is committed to facilitate the release of benefits and extend assistance to the bereaved families

IDENTIFICATION. A team from the Philippine embassy in Baghdad identifies the bodies of the 13 Filipinos killed in the fire that hit the Capitol Hotel on February 5, 2016. File photo from Elmer Cato's Facebook page

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Feb 08, 2016 - 6:00 PM

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Bodies of Filipinos killed in Iraq fire identified

Feb 08, 2016 - 1:35 PM

Now for the hard part: Conveying the sad news to loved ones says Philippine embassy official Elmer Cato

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Feb 08, 2016 - 12:06 PM

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Filipino victims in Iraq hotel fire being identified

Feb 07, 2016 - 5:35 PM

In an update the Philippine embassy also says there are 13 not 14 confirmed Filipino fatalities

PH embassy team to identify Filipinos killed in Iraq hotel fire

Feb 06, 2016 - 2:28 PM

The Philippine embassy in Baghdad says a team will be flying to Erbil on board an aircraft provided by the United Nations Assistance Mission in Iraq

ON THE WAY. The Philippine's embassy team will head to Kurdistan on board aircraft provided by UN Assistance Mission in Iraq. Photo from the Philippine embassy in Baghdad Twitter account

14 Filipinos killed in hotel fire in Iraq's Kurdistan region

Feb 06, 2016 - 8:37 AM

The Filipinos were all employees of the 4 star Capitol Hotel authorities say

HOTEL FIRE. Iraqi firemen work at 4-star Capitol Hotel in Arbil, the capital of the autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq, on February 5, 2016. Photo by Safin Hamed/AFP   / AFP / SAFIN HAMED

VIDEO: Cuplikan terakhir dari bagian kedua film 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay'

Oct 07, 2015 - 11:13 PM

Ladies and Gentlemen welcome to the 76th Hunger Games

Screengrab from YouTube/The Hunger Games

Capitol Commons and Estancia mall: 20 restaurants, 31 things to try

Sep 23, 2015 - 11:42 AM

Sisig sausage spitfire grilled chicken juicy kitayama steak and more – here are some things you can try next time you re in the area

Photo by Wyatt Ong/Rappler

60 dismissed Nueva Vizcaya employees reinstated

May 15, 2015 - 6:34 PM

Hours after Rappler reported complaints the provincial planning office receives an order from Governor Ruth Padilla to ask dismissed workers to return to work at Capitol Commons: 10 things to try

May 02, 2015 - 10:07 AM

Cinnamon sodium Yakult bulgogi ribs Kimchi quesadillas and more

Florabel at new Estancia Mall: 12 things to try

Apr 09, 2015 - 1:39 PM

Iced tea with a sorbet that melts into your drink award winning adobo crab and caviar salad and more

Man killed in US capital subway shooting

Mar 13, 2015 - 11:57 AM

Transit police respond to a call that a person had entered a subway tunnel around a mile from the US Capitol building

Metro subway riders depart the station at Arlington National Cemetery on October 28, 2010. File Photo by Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

US lawmakers, Pentagon affirm support for PH

May 03, 2014 - 2:27 PM

Close to 6 months after Haiyan devastated the Visayas US congressional leaders and Pentagon officials reaffirm their support for rehabilitation efforts and boosting Manila s security capabilities

BILATERAL TIES. Maryland Senator Ben Cardin, Chair of the Sub-Committee on East Asia and Pacific Affairs, meets with Vice President Jejomar Binay, accompanied by Ambassador Jose Cuisia, Jr, and Binay’s children Makati Representative Abigail Binay-Campos and Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay in Capitol Hill, Washington DC. Philippine Embassy Photo by Ariel Penaranda

US Capitol goes dark, thousands lose power

Mar 13, 2014 - 11:04 AM

Tens of thousands of people and a number of famous US landmarks lose power due to stormy wind gusts damaging power lines

STORMY WEATHER. Storm clouds pass over the US Capitol at sunset, on Capitol Hill in Washington DC, USA, 12 March 2014. Michael Reynolds/EPA

Police probe slain woman after US Capitol car chase

Oct 05, 2013 - 12:14 AM

Miriam Carey s mother Idella told ABC News that her daughter had no history of violence and that it was a mystery why she was in the nation s capital in the first place

US capitol shooting suspect shot dead

Oct 04, 2013 - 7:05 AM

The suspect was driving with a one year old child who was declared safe

BLACK INFINITY. A view of the scene with a US Capitol Police car (top) and a black Infinity after a shooting on Capitol Hill October 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. Shots were reported as fired near 2nd Street NW and Constitution Avenue on Capitol Hill. AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI

Shots fired outside US capitol

Oct 04, 2013 - 6:56 AM

Lawmakers and tourists scatter for cover triggering a massive evacuation

SHOTS FIRED. Seen from the US Capitol, tourists flee as Capitol Police are seen outside of the Senate side of the Capitol October 3, 2013 in Washington, DC following reports of a shooting. TOPSHOTS/AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN

Asian shares plunge as US House faces shutdown over budget row

Sep 30, 2013 - 5:18 PM

The Washington stand off also brings the dollar oil prices down

POTENTIAL SHUTDOWN. The budget battle at the United States House of Representatives poses likelihood of government shutdown.  This file photo dated December 18, 2011 shows the US Capitol in Washington, DC. AFP / Karen Bleier / Files

#FoodTrip: Food Truck Park at Capitol Commons

Sep 29, 2013 - 12:49 PM

Experience food trucks at Capitol Commons in Pasig City

SHAWARMA BROS. Better than the shawarma wraps we're all used to. Photo: Peter Imbong

'Humbled' Kennedy seeks deeper ties with Japan

Sep 19, 2013 - 11:55 PM

I can think of no country in which I would rather serve than Japan says Caroline Kennedy

Ayala's Bacolod project approved

Sep 10, 2013 - 8:48 AM

Commission on Audit favors Ayala Land s bid over SM s in 7 7 hectare Bacolod property deal

Carleans Rivas: Beauty outside, beast inside

Jul 26, 2013 - 9:18 AM

Rappler gets to know the female boxer as she prepares for a July 27 bout

CHALLENGE ACCEPTED. 'Whenever I got punched, I felt stronger.' Carleans Rivas photo by Ryan Songalia

Ayala wants to pursue Bacolod property project

Jul 10, 2013 - 12:57 PM

More than a year after Ayala Land Inc backed out from participating in the development of a 7 7 hectare prime Capitol property in Negros Occidental due to a legal issue the property developer now wants to pursue the transaction

Slow and steady: Ortigas and Co.'s development strategy

Jun 05, 2013 - 12:15 PM

Ortigas and Co strategy is to develop their current land bank slowly and steadily with no plans to expand outwards or acquire new land

SLOW AND STEADY WINS THE RACE. Ortigas and Co.'s conservative strategy has been their strength says Joey Santos, GM of real estate. Photo by Aya Lowe/Rappler

Ortigas & Co to complete mixed-use project by 2018

Jun 04, 2013 - 11:18 PM

The project will feature a shopping mall cinema supermarket and residential condominiums

MEETING A NEED. Joey Santos, general manager of the real estate division said the new Capitol Hill complex will feature one of the only high rise condominiums in the area. Photo by Aya Lowe/Rappler

LP’s Davide beats Garcia for Cebu governor

May 17, 2013 - 5:24 PM

LP s Hilario Junjun Davide III is proclaimed governor of Cebu winning a rematch with an old rival and ending the Garcias 18 year hold on the province

NEW GOVERNOR. LP's Hilario "Junjun" Davide III, the son of the former Chief Justice Hilario Davide Jr, is proclaimed the new governor of Cebu. File photo

Cebu Capitol cable channel back on air

Feb 22, 2013 - 11:43 AM

The Cebu Capitol s controversial TV channel is back but with a new name and program lineup

Gwen Garcia mulls suing Magpale, police

Feb 01, 2013 - 11:00 AM

Suspended Cebu Gov Gwendolyn Garcia is considering filing a complaint against acting Gov Agnes Magpale who ordered the padlocking of the Governor s Office

SEALED SHUT. This is what the door to Gov Gwen Garcia's old office looks like now. All photos courtesy of Danilo Castro Jr., News 5 Cebu

Garcia leaves Cebu Capitol to dance in Sinulog

Jan 20, 2013 - 6:16 PM

This is the first time Garcia has left the Capitol after she was served her suspension

Photo courtesy of Carissa G. Aznar-Beane and Paulo Garcia

'Sad' birthday for Cebu gov's daughter

Dec 25, 2012 - 8:52 PM

On Christmas suspended Cebu Gov Gwen Garcia s daughter marks her birthday in the capitol as her mother defies a 6 month suspension

Panic grips downtown Cebu

Feb 06, 2012 - 7:00 PM

Tsunami rumors trigger mass hysteria

PANIC. Residents flee downtown Cebu City after rumors spread of a supposed tsunami threat on Monday (February 6) afternoon. (Photo courtesy of Charlie Saceda)