Comelec reschedules activities for 2017 barangay, SK elections

Sep 19, 2017 - 5:10 PM

This is to 'give the public more time to prepare' for the October 23 polls in case it wouldn't be postponed, says the Commission on Elections

Iranians among 52 dead in Iraq attacks claimed by ISIS

Sep 14, 2017 - 10:08 PM

UPDATED The first attack strikes close to a restaurant while shortly afterwards a car bomb targeted a security checkpoint in the same area officials say

Gun ban for 2017 barangay, SK polls begins September 23

Sep 14, 2017 - 6:40 PM

Meanwhile the filing of certificates of candidacy for barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan bets will be from September 23 to 30

GUN BAN. The Comelec schedules a gun ban in relation to the October 23 barangay and SK elections.

#PugadBaboy: Dugo ng Shinobi 60

Jul 01, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Terror fears prompt 1st Australia gun amnesty in 20 years

Jun 16, 2017 - 12:46 PM

The amnesty will run from July 1 until September 30 allowing people to hand in unregistered or unwanted firearms with no questions asked

Mark Bautista survives shooting incident in U.S.

Jun 06, 2017 - 10:27 PM

The singer who is in Seattle to perform for the musical Here Lies Love recalls how an unidentified gunman shot at the car he was in

Resorts World gunman attended hearing for P6M forfeiture case before attack

Jun 06, 2017 - 7:25 PM

Carlos offers to pay government P1 2 million instead of P6 4 million but Ombudsman prosecutors reject this as his forfeiture case continues

TROUBLED EMPLOYEE. Jessie Carlos, the gunman in the Resorts World Manila attack, turns out to be a former government tax specialist who faced an ill-gotten wealth case. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Berita selebriti hari ini: Senin, 5 Juni 2017

Jun 05, 2017 - 10:47 AM

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Tom Cruise says 'Top Gun 2' in the works

May 24, 2017 - 11:14 AM

The actor says that the sequel to the 1986 movie will start filming in 2018

Berita selebriti hari ini: Rabu, 24 Mei 2017

May 24, 2017 - 10:31 AM

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3 dead in murder-suicide at California school

Apr 11, 2017 - 8:18 AM

The shooting in San Bernardino will likely reignite the debate on gun violence in the US where attempts to put in place tougher gun control measures have failed despite a series of mass killings

NBI seizes P120M worth of shabu, guns in Tondo

Apr 03, 2017 - 3:59 PM

An alleged drug syndicate was supposed to transport the drugs to Mindanao

NBI operation yields guns and drugs

Bailed murder suspect kills 6 in Iran rampage

Jan 11, 2017 - 8:42 PM

The 26 year old enters two houses in Arak and shoots 8 people with a kalashnikov killing 5 of them instantly ISNA news agency quotes the city s prosecutor as saying

5 dead in Fort Lauderdale airport shooting

Jan 07, 2017 - 8:54 AM

3rd UPDATE There is no immediate indication of a motive for the assault in a country where gun violence is widespread due to the ready availability of firearms

ANOTHER SHOOTING. First responders secure the area outside the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International airport after a shooting took place near the baggage claim on January 6, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images/AFP

PNP to impose Manila gun ban for Nazarene feast

Jan 05, 2017 - 8:15 PM

Only police and military personnel in uniform will be allowed to carry firearms during a 48 hour period which begins 8 am on Sunday January 8

NAZARENO PREPS. PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa is flanked by top PNP officials, including those involved in preparations for the Feast of the Black Nazarene. Rappler photo

Trump firm on agenda but says Americans have nothing to fear

Nov 14, 2016 - 10:59 AM

US President elect Donald Trump vows to move aggressively on a conservative agenda but also sought to reassure worried Americans they have nothing to fear from his presidency

US President-elect Donald Trump during an interview with CBS News' '60 Minutes', taped November 11, 2016 and aired November 13, 2016. Photo courtesy CBS News

High approval for cannabis, other measures in US vote

Nov 09, 2016 - 2:43 PM

US voters also weighed in on a slew of ballot measures including several related to marijuana gun control and the death penalty

Voters cast their ballots at voting machines at Shadow Ridge High School on Election Day on November 8, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Americans across the nation are picking their choice for the next president of the United States. Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Duterte breaks promise, curses US over gun sale plan

Nov 02, 2016 - 6:31 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte curses the US anew over its reported plan to halt the sale of 26 000 guns to the Philippine National Police

SEND-OFF. President Rodrigo Duterte in Sual, Pangasinan, on November 2, 2017, to lead the send-off for Vietnamese fishermen caught poaching in Philippine waters. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Police capture gunman in US mall shooting

Sep 25, 2016 - 11:20 AM

3rd UPDATE The suspect is identified as Arcan Cetin a 20 year old resident of the town of Oak Harbor Washington

A large tent is set up for enforcement officials in the parking lot of the Cascade Mall on September 24, 2016 in Burlington, Washington. Karen Ducey/Getty Images/AFP

Ambush survivor: 'Matobato tried to kill me in 2014'

Sep 16, 2016 - 11:00 PM

A retired agrarian reform adjudicator sees Senate witness Edgar Matobato on TV: I clearly remember his eyes nose and mouth every attribute including his ball cap He is the same person who tried to kill me on October 23 2014

IS THIS HIM? Self-confessed hired gun Edgar Matobato's appearance at the Senate reminds an ambush survivor that he was supposedly the one who tried to kill him in Digos City in 2014. The police sketch of the suspect then is shown here.

Myanmar peace summit ends with long road ahead

Sep 03, 2016 - 4:35 PM

UPDATED To achieve peace is very difficult After this there will be more meetings And there are many things we have to do during the time in between says Aung San Suu Kyi

Myanmar's State Counsellor and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi (L) greets military delegates at the conclusion of the peace conference in Naypyidaw on September 3, 2016. Peace talks between Myanmar's government and warring ethnic minorities kicked off August 31 in a bid to end decades of conflict that have claimed thousands of lives and kept the country mired in poverty. The five-day gathering is Suu Kyi's first big drive to end multiple insurgencies that have raged in Myanmar's borderlands since independence in 1948. / AFP PHOTO / AUNG HTET

Japan gunman kills 1, wounds 3 in rare shooting

Aug 29, 2016 - 5:31 PM

Local officials warn residents to stay indoors as a massive police manhunt is under way across the city

Dela Rosa on Tasers vs drug suspects: 'Do you want us to die?'

Aug 16, 2016 - 3:29 PM

You don t go to war unprepared the PNP chief says dismissing suggestions for cops to use stun guns instead of firearms while pursuing drug suspects

NO TO STUN GUNS. PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa says he would not risk the lives of cops by equipping them with stun guns instead of firearms when running after drug suspects

Gun advocacy group hits 'licensed gun owner' tag on road rage suspect

Aug 02, 2016 - 9:41 AM

The group Gun Owners in Action says Vhon Martin Tanto is not part of the community of legitimate firearms owners because of his actions

ROAD RAGE SUSPECT. Members of the police escort suspect Vhon Martin Tanto as he arrives at the Manila Police District after his arrest from Masbate province on July 30, 2016. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Quiapo road rage suspect: 'Sorry po talaga'

Jul 30, 2016 - 12:50 PM

Nagdilim lang ang paningin ko Quiapo road rage suspect Vhon Martin Tanto says after he was put under police custody

POLICE CUSTODY. Road rage suspect Vhon Martin Tanto sits inside his cell while being interviewed by members of the media at the Manila Police District homicide division before going to the Department of Justice for inquest in Manila on July 30, 2016. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Quiapo road rage suspect in Manila police custody

Jul 30, 2016 - 8:33 AM

UPDATED PNP chief Director General Bato dela Rosa also emphasizes the importance of responsible gun ownership and road courtesy Guns he says are the last resort of self defense

IN POLICE CUSTODY. Vhon Martin Tanto, suspect in the Quiapo road rage slay, arrives in Manila on July 30, 2016. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

NBA legend Jordan speaks out, condemns US gun violence

Jul 26, 2016 - 11:12 AM

Michael Jordan pledges 2 million toward efforts to build trust

SPEAKING OUT. NBA great Michael Jordan, seen in this 2015 file photo, is speaking out on the gun violence heightening racial tensions in America, pledging millions of dollars in pursuit of a solution. ALAIN JOCARD / AFP

Obama condemns 'calculated and despicable' Dallas attack

Jul 08, 2016 - 6:14 PM

We still don t know all the facts What we do know is that there has been a vicious calculated and despicable attack on law enforcement Obama says at a NATO summit in Warsaw

DALLAS ATTACK. Dallas police officers face protesters on the corner of on the corner of Ross Avenue and Griffin Street after eleven police officers were shot during a peaceful protest in Dallas, Texas, USA, July 8,2016. Photo by Ralph Lauer/EPA

Ombudsman Morales, Abu Sayyaf, US gun control | 12PM wRap

Jun 23, 2016 - 1:03 PM

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US Democrats fail to force gun control vote in Congress

Jun 23, 2016 - 6:31 AM

UPDATED Despite a dramatic sit in Republican Speaker Paul Ryan refuses to allow votes on two gun control bills backed by Democrats

This video grab courtesy of C-SPAN shows a sit-in at the US House of Representatives on June 22, 2016 in Washington, DC. C-SPAN/AFP

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Jun 21, 2016 - 12:04 PM

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US Senate rejects gun control measures after Orlando

Jun 21, 2016 - 8:24 AM

Lawmakers failed to cross the aisle and compromise on one of the most sensitive hot button issues in America

In this file photo, Sen. Chris Murphy (C) (D-CT) speaks during a press conference held by Democratic senators calling for action on gun violence June 16, 2016 at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. Win McNamee/Getty Images/AFP

US Supreme Court lets stand state assault weapons bans

Jun 20, 2016 - 11:00 PM

The US Supreme Court effectively upholds state bans on military style assault weapons declining to hear a challenge to bans on guns like the one used to kill 49 people in Orlando earlier this month

PROTEST. A demonstrator from CodePink holds up a banner as National Rifle Association Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre delivers remarks a week after the shooting of 20 school children and six adults in Newtown, Connecticut. Photo by Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images / AFP

Overcoming the politics of hatred that killed MP Jo Cox

Jun 18, 2016 - 8:30 AM

The death of Jo Cox is a reminder that the battle being waged against the politics of hate and intolerance has no bounds nor boundaries

BREXIT. Labor party member of parliament Jo Cox speaks during a session in the House of Commons in central London on November 17, 2015. File photo by AFP/PRU

Obama on gun control, ASEAN, Growler planes | 12PM wRap

Jun 17, 2016 - 1:22 PM

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US gun debate 'needs to change,' Obama says in Orlando

Jun 17, 2016 - 8:15 AM

UPDATED Four days after the worst mass shooting in US history Obama makes a solemn pilgrimage to meet staff at the Pulse nightclub emergency responders and some of the dozens of families shattered by gunman Omar Mateen

WORST MASS SHOOTING. US President Barack Obama speaks on the Orlando shooting at the Treasury Department after convening with his National Security Council in Washington, DC, USA, June 14, 2016. File photo by Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA

Trump signals could bar gun sales for terror suspects

Jun 16, 2016 - 12:11 AM

I will be meeting with the NRA who has endorsed me about not allowing people on the terrorist watch list or the no fly list to buy guns Trump tweeted Wednesday

Businessman Donald Trump speaks with reporters following a Republican presidential candidates debate at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, 06 August 2014. EPA/DAVID MAXWELL

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Jun 14, 2016 - 7:49 PM

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Terror returns to US with gay club massacre

Jun 13, 2016 - 8:02 PM

US anti terror strategy comes under fresh scrutiny after a gunman previously cleared of jihadist ties launched a hate fueled rampage in a Florida gay club that left 50 people dead

VIGIL. People gather to mourn, honor and remember the victims of the Orlando nightclub shooting at Newtown, in Sydney, Australia, 13 June 2016. Photo by Sam Mooy / Australia and New Zealand Out / EPA

'Multiple injuries' in shooting at Florida gay bar – police

Jun 12, 2016 - 4:35 PM

2nd UPDATE A shooting erupts at a nightclub in downtown Orlando Florida

epa05358704 A handout photograph made available by Univision Florida Central showing a view of the general scene of a shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida, USA, 12 June 2016. Orlando Police state there are multiple injuries with reports stating that the attacker is still inside the club and has taken hostages. EPA/UNIVISION FLORIDA CENTRAL / HANDOUT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES

Cagayan resident arrests gun ban violator

May 12, 2016 - 12:10 AM

A concerned resident carries out a citizen s arrest during the elections

The idiot's guide to Philippine elections

May 07, 2016 - 7:00 AM

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Palace: 3,500 arrested so far for gun ban violations

May 01, 2016 - 2:32 PM

Malacañang assures the public that security forces are capable enough to prevent election related violence especially in the coming days

US toddler shoots mother dead

Apr 28, 2016 - 12:43 PM

A toddler riding in the back of a car accidentally shot dead his mother with a gun that slid out from under the driver s seat US police say

Manhunt after 8 shot dead from one US family

Apr 24, 2016 - 12:21 AM

Two babies and a toddler appear to have been spared Police say at least one suspected gunman is on the loose

Axl Rose, back with Guns N' Roses, to front AC/DC

Apr 18, 2016 - 11:45 AM

In one of rock s most long discussed reunions Rose performed on the Coachella festival stage in the California desert with guitarist Slash

Screengrab from Twitter/coachella

Ruling puts US Pacific territory in gun debate crosshairs

Mar 30, 2016 - 11:19 AM

A court overturns a ban on handguns in the Northern Marianas after ruling it breached the US Constitution s Second Amendment

Guns N' Roses set 21-date reunion tour across North America

Mar 26, 2016 - 10:20 AM

Guns N Roses has announced a North American tour which is going to bring the original lineup back together for the first time in two decades

REUNION. Guns N' Roses has announced a North American tour, which is going to bring the original lineup back together for the first time in two decades. In this file photo, frontman Axl Rose performs in Perth, Australia, June 2007. Photo by Bohdan Warchomij/EPA

Axl Rose to front AC/DC – report

Mar 24, 2016 - 10:35 PM

A radio host in Atlanta says he spotted the Guns N Roses frontman in the city and that he was practicing with AC DC

Negros police chief urges candidates to turn over firearms

Mar 14, 2016 - 2:05 PM

Chief Superintendent Conrad Capa says local bets will not be forced to hand over their guns but are encouraged to show good faith