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Housemaid who killed Baguio teen captured

BAGUIO, Philippines – A housemaid  wanted for the killing of a teenager in Baguio City and for a series of robberies was nabbed by members of the Police Regional Office – Cordillera Intelligence Group I Thursday night, February 8.  Marites Judan, who has several aliases, was captured ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerFeb 8th, 2019

Hit-and-run driver kills teen in Benguet

BAGUIO, Philippines – Police are trying to zoom in on the jeepney driver who struck and killed a Grade 10 student, the brother of a press worker in this city. A jeepney collided with 4 cars and two motorcycles in the evening of November 12 at Marcos Highway along Marville Homes Subdivision, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 21st, 2018

Ifugao teen killed on hunting trip

BAGUIO, Philippines – A 14-year-old boy in Ifugao was killed Monday afternoon, April 30, after he was shot by a cousin with an airgun during a botched hunting trip. Freddie Mar Tangid of Barangay Olilicon, Lagawe, Ifugao, went with his cousin, also 14 years old, at about 2 pm Monday ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2018

Baguio artists unite vs drug killings

BAGUIO CITY --- Actor Mae Paner, better known as Juana Change, delivered a compelling performance of the monologues "Tao Po" that was greeted with a standing ovation at the University of the Cordilleras (UC) Theater on Saturday. Paner's moving portrayals of a photojournalist, inspired by the work and life of former Inquirer photographer Raffy Lerma, a Zumba instructor whose husband and son were killed by masked men as they pleaded on their knees for their lives, a hired killer slowly growing a conscience, and a child orphaned of parents, friends and neighbors, all victims of extrajudicial killings (EJKs), served as a mirror to the violence and injustice going on in society. Run...Keep on reading: Baguio artists unite vs drug killings.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 10th, 2019

MMA Fighter Who Killed Multiple People Finally Captured After Escaping Van

CONROE, Texas (AP) --- An MMA fighter suspected of killing two people, including an ex-girlfriend, was captured Sunday after escaping from a prisoner transport van in Texas, authorities said. Cedric Marks was taken into custody after a nine-hour manhunt involving multiple law enforcement agencies, Montgomery County sheriff's Lt. Scott Spencer said in a tweet Sunday evening. Marks was found hiding in a trash can and surrendered without incident, Conroe police said on their Facebook page. Marks escaped Sunday morning from the private prison transport van during a stop at a McDonald's in Conroe about 40 miles (65 kilometers) north of Houston, Conroe police Lt. Dorcy McGinnis said duri...Keep on reading: MMA Fighter Who Killed Multiple People Finally Captured After Escaping Van.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2019

2 NPAs killed in Surigao encounter with AFP

Two Communist NPA terrorists were reportedly killed while an undetermined number of other rebels were believed wounded in a fierce gun battle erupted with government forces early Friday morning in Little Baguio area, Barangay Payapag, Bacuag, Surigao del Norte province, military reported. 2 NPAs killed in Surigao encounter with AFP CAMP BANCASI, Butuan City –… link: 2 NPAs killed in Surigao encounter with AFP.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 26th, 2019

Hired killers strike in Ilocos Sur and Abra just before gun ban

BAGUIO, Philippines – Guns-for-hire are becoming more visible in Northern Luzon last week as the election season's gun ban was about to start Sunday, January 13. Two alleged assailants were killed Tuesday last week, January 8, in Cabugao town in Ilocos Sur after fighting it out with the Criminal Investigation and Detection ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 14th, 2019

Drinking sprees more hazardous than fireworks in Baguio

BAGUIO CITY, Philippines – Baguio residents may have been extra careful with their firecrackers  but they still love to drink the year away. As a result, one man was killed while two others stabbed in separate occasions after drinking sprees on New Year's day Tuesday, January 1. Another died ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 2nd, 2019

‘Prayer and indignation rally’ in Marawi Sunday to demand justice for Iman slain in Baguio

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 15 December) — Meranaws will hold a ‘prayer and indignation rally’  in Marawi City on Sunday to demand justice for Imam Bedejim Abdullah who was killed in Baguio City on December 6. Moro leader Agakhan Sharief said the rally will start at 9 a.m. at the Jamiatu Muslim Mindanao in Matampay. […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsDec 16th, 2018

P1 million reward offered for capture of gunman who killed Baguio imam | ABS-CBN News

BAGUIO - Muslims from Marawi said they have collected P1 million to serve as a reward for the capture of the gunman involved in the shooting of Imam Bedejim Abdullah......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

Why drone photo of Baguio ‘traffic parol’ violates CAAP regulations

A drone shot of vehicles in gridlock at Pacdal Circle, Baguio City was admired for how it captured the traffic congestion that resembled a “parol” but it violated some drone-flying regulations. The picture was initially uploaded on Reddit Philippines, where users praised how the vehicles’ formation appeared to form a Filipino-style Christmas lantern from the […] The post Why drone photo of Baguio ‘traffic parol’ violates CAAP regulations appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsDec 7th, 2018

Muslim cleric killed in Baguio attack

A Muslim religious leader was shot dead by masked men in front of an Islamic education institution here yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 6th, 2018

Palawan authorities capture man-eating crocodile

PALAWAN, Philippines – Environmental authorities captured on Saturday, December 1, a saltwater crocodile believed to have killed a fisherman  in the island town of Balabac. The suspected "problem crocodile" is 15.6 feet long and weighs around 400-500 kilograms, according to Jovic Fabello, spokesman of the Palawan Council for Sustainable Development (PCSD). Fabello told Rappler on ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2018

Protesters march after death of man who wasn’t mall shooter

HOOVER, Alabama --- Protesters on Saturday marched through an Alabama shopping mall where police killed a black man they later acknowledged was not the triggerman in a Thanksgiving night shooting that wounded two people. An officer shot and killed 21-year-old Emantic Fitzgerald Bradford, Jr. of Hueytown while responding to the Thursday mall shooting. Police said Bradford was fleeing the scene with a handgun. Hoover police initially told reporters Bradford had shot a teen at the mall, but later retracted the statement. "We knew that was false," said stepmother Cynthia Bradford when she heard police were blaming him for the shooting. She described her stepson, who went by E.J....Keep on reading: Protesters march after death of man who wasn’t mall shooter.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 25th, 2018

Mall shooter dead, girls hurt

HOOVER, Ala. — A man was shot and killed by a police after a fight at an Alabama mall resulted in gunfire that injured a teen and a 12-year-old girl. A police statement said the shooting occurred shortly before 10 p.m. Thursday at the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover, outside Birmingham. The statement said two Hoover […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2018

Trump blames Pakistan, again

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump repeated Monday that al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, killed by US Navy SEAL in May 2011, should have been captured much earlier, casting blame anew on his predecessors and Pakistan. We paid Pakistan billions of dollars and they never told us he was living there. Fools! “Of course we should […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

US trial to tell epic tale of Mexican drug lord ‘El Chapo’

NEW YORK --- During the height of Mexican drug wars in 1993, an attempted hit on Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman went wrong. A team of gunmen sent to rub out the notorious drug lord instead killed a Roman Catholic cardinal at an airport in Guadalajara, outraging the Mexican public enough to touch off a massive manhunt for Guzman. He was captured, but prosecutors say he was undeterred from a brutal pursuit of power that lasted decades, featured jail breakouts and left a trail of bodies. The story of the botched assassination will be part of an epic tale told in a tightly secured New York City courtroom starting Tuesday as prosecutors and defense lawyers make their opening statements i...Keep on reading: US trial to tell epic tale of Mexican drug lord ‘El Chapo’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 13th, 2018

Palace condoles with family of Fil-Am teen killed in California mass shooting - GMA News

Palace condoles with family of Fil-Am teen killed in California mass shooting - GMA News.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsNov 9th, 2018

‘Walking Dead’ loses viewers, stars—and has no endgame in sight

  Early last month, "The Walking Dead" returned for its ninth season---but not everyone cared. In the United States, it lost nearly half its viewers, down to 6.1 million, when it had a strong season debut last year---over 11 million viewers, according to Nielsen.   Some speculate that losing some of its stars has caused the significant decrease in viewership, the final straw in a season that was unevenly executed.   Chandler Riggs, the teen who played Carl, the ex-cop Rick Grimes' combat-ready son, was ejected from the show, his character killed off unexpectedly. He was supposed to figure heavily in more arcs, but as a major deviation from its source mat...Keep on reading: ‘Walking Dead’ loses viewers, stars—and has no endgame in sight.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 3rd, 2018

Father, 3 kids killed in Ifugao landslide

BAGUIO CITY, Philippines – A father and 3 of his children were killed when a landslide buried their house on Tuesday morning, October 30, in Sitio Higib, Barangay Batad, Banaue, Ifugao.  Ifugao police identified the dead as Baltazar Pinnay, 48, and his children Rexibelle, 12; Rhezel, 10; and Rydbell, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 31st, 2018

Political killings: 2 campaign volunteers of Abra governor slain

BAGUIO CITY --- Two campaign volunteers of reelectionist Abra Gov. Maria Jocelyn Bernos were killed on Monday in an ambush in Dolores town, the bailiwick of one of her political rivals. But police and election officials had yet to determine whether the attack was related to next year's elections. Men armed with a shotgun and an assault rifle fired at Rodel Pilor, 34, and Roland Lazara, 43, who were on a motorcycle at Barangay Kimmalaba in Dolores at 9:15 a.m. Bernos is running against Dolores Mayor Robert Victor "JR" Seares Jr. Seares' cousin, the former Abra Electric Cooperative general manager, Loreto Seares Jr., is also running for governor. Call for justice "We ...Keep on reading: Political killings: 2 campaign volunteers of Abra governor slain.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2018