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3 killed in shooting in Florida, child among the dead

Three people including a child were shot dead in a grocery store in Florida on Thursday, the latest in a series of shootings in the southern US state. The shooting occurred in a Publix grocery store in Royal Palm Beach, 80 miles (130 kilometers) north of Miami, police said. “Upon arrival deputies located three individuals […] The post 3 killed in shooting in Florida, child among the dead appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource: tribune tribuneJun 10th, 2021

Florida shooting leaves 2 dead, 20 wounded

Two people were killed and at least 20 injured Sunday when three shooters fired indiscriminately into a crowd outside a concert in Miami, Florida, local police said......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 30th, 2021

Two FBI agents dead, three wounded in Florida shooting

Two FBI agents were shot dead and three were wounded on Tuesday while serving a search warrant on a suspect in a child pornography case in the southern US state of Florida, the FBI said......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2021

2 shot dead in Makati

A man and a woman were killed in a shooting in Barangay Bel-Air, Makati yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 21st, 2021

Minor shot dead in Dalaguete, Cebu

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 17-year-old boy was killed by a still unidentified gunman in Barangay Consolacion in Dalaguete, Cebu. The shooting incident happened at the waiting shed of Barangay Consolacion at about 8:45 p.m. on Sunday, March 21, said Police Master Sergeant Arnold Frenal, the desk officer of the Dalaguete Police Station. Frenal said […] The post Minor shot dead in Dalaguete, Cebu appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2021

2 dead in shooting near Baclaran church

Two persons were killed in a shooting near the Baclaran Church in Parañaque City on Monday night......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 16th, 2020

4 dead in Quezon gun attacks

Four persons were killed in separate shooting incidents in Quezon on Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 20th, 2020

Ghosts from the past: Throwback horror stories (I)

Scary tales from the teens of the ‘90s During the 90’s, stories about creatures like aswang, mananangal, tikbalang, kapre, tiktik, tyanak scared us, especially for those of us who lived in the province. But since we’re doubtful these creatures really exist, because we haven’t seen one, we just outgrew the scare from the tales about them. What really frightened us during those times were stories from family and friends about their experiences with multo (ghosts)—restless spirits that cry for help, either because they couldn’t accept their fate or they are paying a visit to their loved ones.  There is nothing scarier than seeing dead people. So it’s time for some throwback horror. Here are some ‘90s tales that you might have already heard before but still give you a fright even today. Ozone bystanders October 1997, a few minutes before the bell rang to signal the start of sembreak, our audio visual professor, who also produced documentary films for one of the country’s television networks, narrated a story that made us rowdy students silent and attentive. “Don’t forget to watch our feature story on the Ozone Disco Club tragedy on Oct. 31!” he said with a voice modulated to echo in every corner of the room.  This was seven months after the tragic fire incident killed 162 people before midnight of March 18, 1996.  “Since there were rumors that ghosts show up and crying voices can be heard at the burned establishment, we decided to make a feature story on Halloween. So I sent our camera crew to Ozone, with hopes to get actual footage of the restless souls and record their cries. But, well, they failed, but our camera crew told us a hair raising story,” he started. “Our cameramen went to Ozone before noon. While on their way inside, some bystanders were able to follow them. They called their attention and asked them gently to go outside because they are the only ones permitted to be there. Good thing, the bystanders willingly obliged. “Apart from the eerie shades of black and gray, our crew captured the burned DJ booth where the fire started, the ceiling that went down and sandwiched disco goers, the small exit door that wasn’t used and could have saved more lives, and the door at the entrance, which is the main reason why many guests were trapped inside,” he narrated. The door he was referring to has a one-way opening, push if you’re outside and pull if you’re inside. Since most of the guests ran to this door, the ones who were in front were not able to open the door because they got pressed before they got to pull it.   “But our cameramen were persistent,” he continued. “Hoping to get something for our Halloween special feature, they decided to go back after dinner. When they were shooting inside, they noticed that they were bystanders again standing a few feet behind them. Our main cameraman asked his assistant to tell them that they are not allowed to watch. And so he did. “‘Mga Sir, mga Ma’am hindi po tayo pwede dito, labas po muna tayo!’ yelled the assistant. “But everyone didn’t move a muscle and was still staring at them. So the assistant decided to go near the group to escort them out. ‘Ma’am, Sir, pasensya na po, bawal po tayo dito, labas po muna tayo,’ he commanded with an earnest voice. “But then, someone talked, with a gentle voice, ‘Hindi po kami, makalabas. ‘Hindi po namin mabuksan ang pinto. Tulong…Tulong…Tulong…’ Then this sound slowly faded. “The assistant attempted to shout but there was no sound coming out from his mouth. Trembling, he went back to his buddy, told him to turn around the camera. But when they about-faced, no one was there. All the time they were shooting, they were the only humans present inside the Ozone,” our professor ended the story. BRRRING! The campus bell rang right after our professor stopped talking. We were all shocked and went nuts, some fell on their seats, some jumped on it, some threw their staffs, others wailed, “Naaaay ko po!”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 31st, 2020

Security guard killed, woman wounded in Cebu City shooting attack

SANTA CATALINA, Negros Oriental — A security guard was shot dead while a passerby was wounded in the shooting incident this evening, October 30, 2020, in Sitio Alumnos Riverside, Barangay Basak San Nicolas, Cebu City. Mambaling policemen as of this writing are conducting a hot pursuit operation against the shooter, who was identified by one […] The post Security guard killed, woman wounded in Cebu City shooting attack appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 30th, 2020

Man killed in road rage shooting

A man was shot dead by a tricycle driver following a traffic altercation in this town on Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 16th, 2020

1 dead, 2 hurt in PMA shooting

A soldier was killed and two others were wounded when an Air Force member went amuck and shot two of his colleagues at the Philippine Military Academy in Baguio City on Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 30th, 2020

One killed, another injured in early morning shooting incident in Balamban town

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Cousins Dionesio Otapil and Vengie Candia went out for an early morning ride. Otapil ended up dead while Candia landed at the hospital after a still unidentified gunman fired shots at their direction when they reached the vicinity of Sitio Lacdon, Barangay Prenza in Balamban town in midwestern Cebu at around […] The post One killed, another injured in early morning shooting incident in Balamban town appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2020

2 dead, 14 hurt in NY shooting

Two people were killed and 14 wounded early Saturday in a shooting at a backyard party in Rochester, New York state, police said......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 19th, 2020

2 dead in North Cotabato gun attack

Two villagers were killed in a gun attack in Pikit, North Cotabato on Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 21st, 2021

Man shoots self after killing wife, 2 kids

A 59-year-old businessman allegedly killed his partner and their two children before shooting himself in Barangay 4 in Himamaylan, Negros Occidental yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 21st, 2021

2 killed, 5 wounded in North Cotabato gun attack

Gunmen shot dead two Moro villagers and wounded five others, three of them children, in an attack in Pikit, North Cotabato late Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 21st, 2021

PNP probes into shooting of journalist in Quezon City

Gwenn Salamida, former editor and operations manager of Remate and employee at Saksi Ngayon, was shot dead by a gunman who barged into her beauty salon in Quezon City......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

Dump truck rams store; 1 dead

A tricycle driver was killed and two other persons were injured when a dump truck plowed into vehicles and rammed a store in Antipolo City, Rizal yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 14th, 2021

Basilan mayor, vice mayor’s followers clash; 2 dead

Two persons were killed when armed followers of the mayor and vice mayor of Al-Barka, Basilan clashed on Tuesday night......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 5th, 2021

3 dead as monsoon, Fabian inundate Luzon

At least three people were killed and over 80,000 people were affected as the southwest monsoon continued to bring heavy rains throughout most of Luzon yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 26th, 2021

Call center agent killed by fallen tree

A call center agent was declared dead on arrival at the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center after the taxi in which she was riding was hit by a fallen tree along Kennon Road on Friday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 25th, 2021