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PBA: Talk ‘N Text beats Meralco for 3rd straight win

      MANILA, Philippines — Talk ‘N Text edged Meralco, 80-72, for its third straight win in the 2015 PBA Philippine Cup Tuesday night at the Cuneta Astrodome. Tropang Texters forward Ranidel de Ocampo drained a dagger of a triple to beat the shot clock off a broken play that made it, 76-68, with […]

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Enzo Pastor dad: Evidence best threshed out in court, not in prelim probe

The father of slain car racing champion Enzo Pastor on Monday said a trial court, and not the Department of Justice, is the best venue to prove the authenticity of the evidence so far presented by both parties in the June 12 killing. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro […]

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Cops in Pasay robbery case will be probed, punished –Palace

The three police officers being linked to a P1-million robbery incident in Pasay City will be investigated and punished if found guilty, Malacañang assured the public Monday. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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PSE honors 11 companies for good governance

MANILA, Philippines—Five publicly listed companies and six trading participants which have shown excellence in corporate governance while doing business in the Philippines were honored at the 2014 Bell Awards of the Philippine Stock Exchange.   Feted during the awarding ceremonies held at the Makati Shangri-La on Monday night were Aboitiz Power Corp., three-time winner China […]

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SC upholds conversion of Barrameda slay suspect into state witness

The Supreme Court has upheld a ruling converting into a state witness a suspect in the killing of Ruby Rose Barrameda, who went missing in March 2007 and was found dead two years later in June 2009. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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Indonesian sailor drowns in Manila Bay

An Indonesian seafarer drowned after falling into the waters of Manila Bay on Sunday afternoon, the Philippine Coast Guard said Monday. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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2 men found stabbed, shot dead in Caloocan ‘hideout’

Police are investigating the gruesome killing of two men whose bodies were found inside a suspected criminal hideout in Caloocan City before dawn Tuesday, a television report said Tuesday. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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Binay backs out of debate with Trillanes

MANILA, Philippines—Vice President Jejomar Binay has withdrawn from his scheduled public debate with Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, a radio report said. Binay made the announcement during his 72nd birthday celebration at the Navy headquarters. The public debate between the two officials was scheduled by Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP)on November 27.   RELATED […]

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Rice-cake-selling traffic enforcer gets MMDA's nod

The Metro Manila Development Authority traffic enforcer who was caught on video selling rice cakes to motorists was given a commendation by MMDA chairman Francis Tolentino on Monday, a report on 24 Oras said. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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Hulicam: Sacked last February, 'kotong' enforcer back in Manila streets

A traffic aide of the Manila Traffic and Parking Bureau has apparently returned to extortion in the city's streets despite being sacked several months from his post for his alleged unscrupulous ways. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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Makati City building declared safe after bomb threat

Makati City police were deployed to respond to a bomb threat at a commercial building on Gil Puyat and Chino Roces avenues on Monday evening but the building was declared safe around midnight. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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Makati police respond to bomb threat

The Makati City police are looking into a bomb threat at the Exportbank Plaza on the corner of Gil Puyat and Chino Roces avenues. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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Prosecution blocks Estrada’s plea vs Luy’s immunity

STATE prosecutors have asked the anti-graft court on Monday to junk the motion filed by detained Senator Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada seeking to strip pork barrel scam whistleblower Benhur Luy of immunity from prosecution. In a motion filed by the prosecution team lead by Deputy Special Prosecutor John Turalba before the Sandiganbayan fifth division, government prosecutors […]

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Oil firms trim prices as demand from biggest markets slows

MANILA, Philippines — Oil prices are going down again after a blip last week as the international market continues to show weakness.   In separate advisories, major oil firms Petron, Shell, and Chevron have announced cutting prices of gasoline by P1 per liter, diesel by P0.35 per liter, and kerosene by P0.15 per liter at […]

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MMDA offers P200k reward for info on Magallanes rapists

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on Monday said it will give P200,000 to anyone who can provide information on the suspects of alleged rape cases that happened along EDSA Magallanes. Read full news here – GMA News Online / News / Metro Manila

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