IN PHOTOS: Pauleen Luna-Sotto's maternity shoot

Sep 19, 2017 - 8:12 PM

See the mommy-to-be's photos with husband Vic Sotto

CSC regional head in Cagayan Valley shot dead

Sep 16, 2017 - 11:49 PM

Lawyer Neil Agustin dies on the spot after unknown motorcycle-riding gunmen fired shots at his vehicle

LOOK: Kim Kardashian is Jackie O for 'Interview' cover

Aug 29, 2017 - 1:02 PM

Kim channels Jackie Kennedy Onassis in the new September issue of Interview magazine

Cavite LGU implements no-helmet policy amid killings

Aug 26, 2017 - 4:24 PM

The Dasmariñas City government says it imposed the policy after 5 shooting incidents involving motorcycle riders were reported in 4 villages

NO HELMET. Philippine National Police Dasmarinas and barangay officials in city established checkpoints to implement the no-helmet policy due to recent shooting incidents. Photo from the official Facebook page of Mayor Elpidio "Pidi" Barzaga

Radio broadcaster survives shooting incident in Legazpi

Aug 24, 2017 - 7:37 PM

UPDATED Undersecretary Joel Sy Egco of the Presidential Task Force on Media Security PTFoMS denounces the shooting incidetn against Sasis

THE SASIS SHOOTING. Radio commentator Carlos Sasis (in white shirt) of Zagitsit News FM narrates to police investigators the murder attempts to his life by unidentified gunman on Thursday morning. Photo by Rhaydz B. Barcia

Amparo Teresa Acuña picks up first bronze for Philippine Shooting

Aug 24, 2017 - 3:11 PM

Acuña continues her strong performance from the 2017 SEASA Championships to place 3rd in the Women s 50m Rifle Prone Individual event with 612 9 points

FIRST BRONZE. Acuña leads the Philippine National Shooting team in their SEA Games 2017 campaign.

Another dead cop, another unsolved killing

Aug 16, 2017 - 8:00 AM

His death marred the morning PO2 Peniano decided to bring his daughter to school on his motorcycle

Pasay City councilor shot dead in SM Southmall

Aug 05, 2017 - 9:42 PM

6th UPDATE Pasay City Councilor Borbie Rivera is declared dead on arrival in Asian Hospital at 8:57 pm on Saturday

Gunmen kill 4-year-old boy, father in Cagayan

Aug 03, 2017 - 6:15 PM

Leody Semana Sr dies from a shot to the chest while his son dies of a gunshot wound to the head

2 dead, 4 wounded in German nightclub shooting

Jul 30, 2017 - 4:47 PM

3rd UPDATE Authorities say the attack is likely motivated by a personal feud

CRIME SCENE. A policeman stands near the cordoned off area next to disco Club Grey in the southern German town of Konstanz, where a gunman opened fire, killing one and wounding four people before being shot by police, on July 30, 2017. Felix Kastle / dpa / AFP

Police chief resigns, US protesters confront mayor in Australian's slaying

Jul 22, 2017 - 1:33 PM

The fallout intensifies from the fatal police shooting of an unarmed Australian woman as Minneapolis s police chief resigns an angry crowd shouts down the mayor and protesters fills streets for the second day in a row

PROTEST. Valerie Castile, center, mother of Philando Castile who was killed by a police officer last year, marches in memory of Justine Damond on July 20, 2017 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Photo by Stephen Maturen / AFP

NY police officer shot and killed in police vehicle

Jul 05, 2017 - 10:59 PM

Miosotis Familia ‎was sitting in the truck size vehicle with her partner when 34 year old Alexander Bonds opened fire through the window police say

OFFICER KILLED. The New York Police Department releases a statement on the killing of one of its officers. Photo from @NYPDnews Twitter account.

25 wounded, 3 trampled during U.S. nightclub shooting

Jul 02, 2017 - 8:55 AM

I want to reassure our public that this was not an act of terrorism but a tragedy It does not appear to be a planned shooting says Mark Stodola mayor of Little Rock

SHOOTING. Gunfire broke out inside the Power Ultra Lounge nightclub around 2:30 am on July 1, 2017. Photo from Power Ultra Lounge Facebook

Soldier shot dead in Isabela military camp

Jun 30, 2017 - 6:44 PM

The soldier is shot by a colleague at the Military Intelligence Battalion of the 5th Infantry Division in Isabela

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Jun 15, 2017 - 12:51 PM

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Trump makes call for unity after lawmaker shot

Jun 14, 2017 - 11:37 PM

UPDATED Trump praises the heroic acts of law enforcement in subduing the shooter identified as 66 year old James Hodgkinson who died of gunshot wounds sustained when police engaged him

TRUMP. Screen shot from YouTube livestream.

Several wounded by shots at German rail station, man detained

Jun 13, 2017 - 5:00 PM

UPDATED A Munich police spokesman says there was no indication of a political or religious motive behind the incident

Hundreds mark first anniversary of Orlando mass shooting

Jun 13, 2017 - 7:35 AM

Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer: No matter how dark the night the sun is always going to shine

REMEMBERING. A crowd gathers at the makeshift memorial outside the Pulse nightclub one year after the massacre in Orlando, Florida on June 12, 2017. Frank Weber/Pool/AFP

PNP: Security guards in Resorts World attack lacked training

Jun 10, 2017 - 3:51 PM

The PNP also finds that the security agency hired to guard the posh Resorts World Manila ‘has no security plan’ that complies with government standards

AFTERMATH. The Resorts World Manila complex hours after a June 2 attack by a lone gunman. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Disgruntled employee kills 5 in Florida, takes own life

Jun 05, 2017 - 9:59 PM

UPDATED Four people are killed at the scene while a fifth dies at the hospital Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings tells reporters

AT THE SCENE. Sheriff Jerry Demings at the scene of the tragic shooting with multiple fatalities. Image from Twitter @OrangeCoSheriff

Man shoots dead 9 in drunken Russian village quarrel

Jun 04, 2017 - 5:41 PM

Investigators say the 45 year old man returned with a hunting rifle following a domestic dispute between the guests

Casino stocks plunge after Resorts World Manila attack

Jun 02, 2017 - 10:00 PM

This is one of the reasons the main Philippine Stock Exchange index closed in the red on Friday June 2

SAD DAY. 'At approximately 12 midnight on June 2, 2017, a lone gunman barged into Resorts World Manila firing shots and setting gaming tables on fire,' Stephen Reilly, Resorts World Manila COO, says. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

PH tourism braces for impact of Resorts World Manila attack

Jun 02, 2017 - 6:13 PM

The Philippine Travel Agencies Association says the incident resort will definitely impact the country s tourism industry Airlines report another round of delayed cancelled flights

CASINO ATTACK. Past midnight, Friday, June 2, an 'emotionally disturbed' man fired gunshots and set ablaze gaming tables at the casino floor of the Resorts World Manila in Pasay City, says the National Capitol Region Police Office (NCRPO). Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

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Jun 02, 2017 - 3:24 PM

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TIMELINE: Resorts World Manila attack

Jun 02, 2017 - 12:58 PM

4th UPDATE Here s what we know about the attack of an alleged lone wolf at Resorts World Manila in Pasay City on Friday June 2

RESORTS WORLD SHOOTING. Additional forces from the different PNP districts, PNP-SAFs and a contingent from the Philippine Army arrived to enforce the lockdown of Resorts World Manila on June 2, 2017. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Gunman dead after Resorts World Manila shooting – police

Jun 02, 2017 - 7:58 AM

2ND UPDATE He s dead He burned himself says Philippine National Police chief Ronald dela Rosa

GUNMAN DEAD. Resorts World shooting incident in Pasay on June 2, 2017. Photo by Ezra Arcayan/Rappler

PNP says robbery behind Resorts World Manila shooting

Jun 02, 2017 - 4:49 AM

UPDATED The PNP chief says nobody was seriously injured in a shooting that they believe was carried out by a lone man who stole casino chips

MANILA SHOOTING. PNP chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa (center) and NCRPO chief Director Oscar Albyalde (right) at Resorts World Manila hours after a shooting incident. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

ISIS 'Filipino operative' behind Resorts World Manila attack – SITE

Jun 02, 2017 - 2:52 AM

6th UPDATE The Philippine National Police says the isolated incident is not a terrorist act but Defense Chief Lorenzana tells Rappler We re not ruling out that this is ISIS

LOCKDOWN. Responders arrive at Resorts World Manila after reports of gunmen setting the casino on fire on June 2, 2017. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

2 dead in Saudi school shooting – security source

May 31, 2017 - 9:18 PM

UPDATED Police are treating the case as a criminal matter and not a terrorist incident a security source says

WATCH: Kylie Padilla shows off her baby bump in maternity shoot

May 09, 2017 - 11:29 PM

Kylie is now 7 months pregnant and expecting a boy

Pulse nightclub in Florida to become museum after 2016 massacre

May 05, 2017 - 12:09 PM

The club will serve as a memorial and museum to help comfort those who lost someone in the attack and promote tolerance

MUSEUM. In this file photo, people look out at the Pulse nightclub on June 18, 2016 in Orlando, Florida. File photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images/AFP

News Briefs: May 1, 2017

May 01, 2017 - 8:00 AM

Stories from across the Philippines on Monday May 1

2 police wounded by 'Islamist' on France's Reunion island

Apr 27, 2017 - 5:14 PM

The attack on Reunion comes a week after a French policeman was shot and killed and two others wounded on Paris Champs Elysses avenue

Fears engulf French election after policeman shot in Paris

Apr 21, 2017 - 6:34 PM

Three of the 4 frontrunners – far right leader Marine Le Pen centrist Emmanuel Macron and conservative Francois Fillon – call off campaign events planned for Friday in the wake of the attack

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, April 21, 2017

Apr 21, 2017 - 10:31 AM

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One officer killed, one wounded in Paris shooting

Apr 21, 2017 - 8:27 AM

The shooting comes just 2 days after police arrested men suspected of preparing an attack to disrupt the first round of presidential election

SHOOTING. One policeman died in a shooting along Champs Elysees in Paris, France, ahead of the presidential election. File photo

1 dead, 3 hurt in shooting on Atlanta train

Apr 14, 2017 - 11:57 AM

The suspect is in police custody media reports say

1 killed, 14 wounded in Ohio nightclub shooting

Mar 26, 2017 - 6:05 PM

5th UPDATE Police say the shooting stemmed from a personal dispute The gunman remains at large

Second person held over French school shooting

Mar 17, 2017 - 8:41 PM

The suspect is a brother of a friend of the 16 year old attacker a source says asking not to be identified by name

SCHOOL SHOOTING. Firefighters stand near people acompanying a person in a wheelchair near the Tocqueville high school in the southern French town of Grasse, on March 16, 2017. Photo by Valery Hache/ AFP

French teen school shooter tackled by 'hero' teacher

Mar 16, 2017 - 8:25 PM

5th UPDATE Investigators say the boy is obsessed with guns and had relationship problems and the incident is not apparently terror related

CORDONED OFF. People stand outside a police security cordon as police coordinate operation near the Tocqueville high school in the southern French town of Grasse, on March 16, 2017 following a shooting that left two people injured. Valery Hache/AFP

2 killed in shooting at Basel cafe, 1 badly injured – Swiss police

Mar 10, 2017 - 8:34 AM

The reason behind the attack is not yet known and will be investigated says the the Basel prosecutor s office

Sri Lanka prison bus shooting kills 7 – police

Feb 27, 2017 - 4:53 PM

The prisoners were being driven to court for a hearing when the audacious daytime attack took place police say

Chicago toddler's fatal shooting streamed live on Facebook

Feb 16, 2017 - 8:39 AM

The boy was riding in the back seat of a red sedan with his 20 year old aunt and a 26 year old man in the front when another man began shooting at them according to authorities

Police monitor a vigil being held in the Park Manor neighborhood to honor 11-year-old Takiya Holmes, a shooting victim who died February 14, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. A two-year-old child also died in Chicago February 14 after being shot in the head this afternoon in the Lawndale neighborhood. Scott Olson/Getty Images/AFP

Trudeau to attend funeral for Quebec City mosque shooting victims

Feb 02, 2017 - 11:26 PM

Up to 5 000 mourners are expected to pack a hockey arena in Montreal s Olympic park for the 1:00 pm 1800 GMT funeral while millions across Canada watch it on television

MEMORIAL. People visit a makeshift memorial near a mosque that was the location of a shooting spree in Quebec City, Quebec on February 1, 2017. Photo by Alice Chiche/AFP

Student charged with murder in Quebec mosque attack

Jan 31, 2017 - 8:38 AM

Student Alexandre Bissonnette is charged with 6 counts of premeditated murder and five of attempted murder police say

OFFERINGS. Flowers at a makeshift memorial near the Islamic Cultural Center in Quebec City, Canada on January 30, 2017. Alice Chiche/AFP

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Jan 30, 2017 - 8:38 PM

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6 killed in 'terrorist' attack on Quebec mosque

Jan 30, 2017 - 10:49 AM

UPDATED Two suspects are arrested following the attack that police are treating as a terrorist attack

CRIME SCENE. Canadian police officers respond to a shooting in a mosque at the Quebec City Islamic cultural center on Sainte-Foy Street in Quebec city on January 29, 2017. Alice Chiche/AFP

Alleged Florida airport gunman formally charged

Jan 27, 2017 - 11:19 AM

The charges carry a maximum penalty of death or life in prison

ESTEBAN SANTIAGO. This handout photo provided by the Broward Sheriff's Office shows the mugshot of the Fort Lauderdale airport shooting suspect Esteban Santiago on January 7, 2017. Photo by Broward Sheriff's Office / AFP

Pupil shoots, injures classmates in Mexico school

Jan 19, 2017 - 12:25 AM

UPDATED The boy opens fire at Northeastern College in the city of Monterrey before trying unsuccessfully to kill himself an official says

Mexico's Caribbean coast rocked by new deadly shooting

Jan 18, 2017 - 11:46 AM

The gunfight causes panic in the Caribbean coast city a day after 3 foreigners and 2 Mexicans died in a shooting at an electronic music festival in the nearby seaside resort of Playa del Carmen

Police investigators work on the crime scene where a shooting erupted after an attack against the building of the Quintana Roo State Prosecution, in Cancun, Mexico, on January 17, 2017. Stringer/AFP