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Candidate for La Union town councilor hurt in ambush

May 04, 2019 - 11:51 AM

Rogelio 'Roger' Concepcion is a cousin of slain Balaoan town vice mayor Al-Fred Concepcion

CAMPAIGN MODE. Rogelio Concepcion, candidate for Balaoan councilor, campaigns in his town. Photo from the Facebook page of Nadine Concepcion

Negros Occidental town councilor shot dead in front of family

Mar 31, 2019 - 1:23 PM

Police say reelectionist councilor Jolomar Hilario was shot dead in his residence in Moises Padilla town, Negros Occidental

KILLED. Councilor Jolomar Hilario is allegedly killed by communist insurgents inside his home. Photo from Hilario's Facebook page

Painter Gene de Loyola shot dead in Rizal

Apr 20, 2018 - 3:23 PM

Gene de Loyola's work covers the dark Marcos era and the struggles of living in the Philippine countryside

SHOT DEAD. Gene de Loyola's self portrait. Photo courtesy of De Loyola's family

16-year-old boy gunned down in Commonwealth, Quezon City

Oct 03, 2017 - 3:36 PM

Cops say Aldrin Jore, a sophomore at Commonwealth High School, was not on any drug or crime lists

SHOT DEAD. Aldrin Jore was 16 years old. Photo from Jore's Facebook page

Rain or Shine bleeding by San Miguel’s three-point blows

Jul 07, 2015 - 5:19 AM

The Painters have serious homework ahead of game 4 as they look for answers on how to cover each Beermen threat

TOUGH HOMEWORK. Yeng Guiao has tough homework ahead of him for game 4 as Rain or Shine attempts to cover all bases against a talented San Miguel. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

KG Canaleta evolves from dunk artist to three-point assassin

Jan 06, 2014 - 11:58 AM

PBA veteran KG Canaleta of Air21 Express has long been admired for his explosive dunking ability but it s his newly honed three point shooting that is taking his game to the next level

HOT HAND. KG Canaleta of Air21 Express has developed a long-range game to compliment his explosive dunks. Photo by Nuki Sabio/PBA Images

Rappler Newscast | June 3 2013

Jun 03, 2013 - 8:50 PM

Gov orders aviation officials to clear Davao Airport A Davao university calls for boycott of Cebu Pacific Taiwanese investigators identify gun used in shooting

Want to own a gun? Here's how easy it is

Jan 10, 2013 - 2:07 PM

The Philippine National Police says enough requirements are in place to ensure responsible gun ownership But Rappler s Natashya Gutierrez discovers that these these may not be enough

GUN SHOPPING. Guns suggested to the writer at the store. Photo by Natashya Gutierrez.

Mary Grace Tan: shooting it out with the guys

Dec 19, 2012 - 5:01 PM

In the sport of shooting men typically dominate the competition But that s changing and one Filipina is calling the shots