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LPA still affecting Visayas, Caraga, Zamboanga Peninsula

Mar 07, 2020 - 8:45 AM

The low pressure area is 30 kilometers west northwest of Zamboanga City before dawn on Saturday, March 7

Blast of chilly amihan greets third wave of Yuletide tourists in Baguio

Jan 04, 2020 - 8:16 PM

Tourists catching the tail end of the holidays are not discouraged by online horror stories of paralyzing carmaggedon

ANDAP. Frost covers vegetables in Benguet. Photo by Divine P. Dulnuan-Philip

Rain seen in southern parts of Luzon, Mindanao until January 3

Jan 02, 2020 - 6:25 PM

Rain from the intertropical convergence zone and the tail-end of a cold front will persist on Friday, January 3

Ursula leaves PAR as tropical storm

Dec 28, 2019 - 11:25 AM

The deadly Ursula (Phanfone) exits the Philippine Area of Responsibility at 9:50 am on Saturday, December 28

Ursula inching away, but tail-end of a cold front affecting Northern Luzon

Dec 27, 2019 - 12:15 PM

Moderate to heavy rain is expected in Batanes, Cagayan, Isabela, and Apayao on Friday, December 27, due to the tail-end of a cold front

Rain to persist in parts of Northern, Central Luzon on December 6

Dec 05, 2019 - 6:05 PM

The tail-end of a cold front will bring scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms until Friday, December 6

Tail-end of a cold front bringing rain to parts of Mindanao

Jan 30, 2019 - 9:46 PM

Northern Mindanao, Caraga, the Davao Region, Soccsksargen, Maguindanao, and Lanao del Sur should watch out for possible flash floods and landslides

Tail-end of cold front, northeast monsoon to bring rain on January 27

Jan 26, 2019 - 8:31 PM

Mindanao will experience scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms, while many parts of the country will have light rain

Satellite image as of January 26, 7:30 pm from PAGASA website

Russia wheels out key missile in bid to save U.S. arms treaty

Jan 23, 2019 - 6:45 PM

(UPDATED) Russian artillery chief Mikhail Matveevsky says the 9M729 missile's maximum range is 480 kilometers. The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty bans missiles with a range above 500 kilometers.

INF TREATY. Russian Defense Ministry officials show off the new Russia's 9M729 missile at the military Patriot Park outside Moscow on January 23, 2019. Photo by Vasily Maximov/AFP

Tail-end of a cold front to bring rain on January 24

Jan 23, 2019 - 6:25 PM

Bicol, the Visayas, and Romblon are expected to have light to heavy rain on Thursday, January 24

Cold front to trigger rain in parts of Mindanao on January 17

Jan 16, 2019 - 8:10 PM

Northern Mindanao, Caraga, and the Davao Region will have light to heavy rain on Thursday, January 17

DOH tips to protect yourself against flu, pneumonia

Jan 13, 2019 - 8:30 PM

Here's how you can avoid diseases which are common during cold weather

Graphic by Alyssa Arizabal

Cold front to trigger rain in parts of Mindanao on January 14

Jan 13, 2019 - 5:05 PM

Caraga, the Davao Region, and Soccsksargen are expected to have light to heavy rain on Monday, January 14

Parts of Visayas, Mindanao to be rainy on January 11

Jan 10, 2019 - 6:25 PM

The rain on Friday, January 11, will be due to the tail-end of a cold front

Rainy December 30 in Luzon due to LPA, cold front

Dec 30, 2018 - 11:50 AM

The low pressure area is 340 kilometers west southwest of Puerto Princesa City, Palawan, as of Sunday morning, December 30

LPA, cold front, northeast monsoon all bringing rain

Dec 29, 2018 - 6:20 PM

Luzon and the Visayas must stay on alert for flash floods and landslides until Sunday, December 30

With Christmas rain likely, PAGASA says 'prioritize safety'

Dec 24, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Two low pressure areas and the tail-end of a cold front are expected to bring light to heavy rain

Potential tropical cyclone looms on Christmas

Dec 24, 2018 - 12:15 PM

There are two low pressure areas being monitored, and one of them could develop into a tropical depression just as Filipinos are celebrating the holiday season

U.S. radio stations pull 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' in wake of #MeToo

Dec 05, 2018 - 1:00 PM

A radio station in the state of Ohio was first to announce it was pulling the song from its playlist last weekend after receiving complaints

George H.W. Bush: Head of political dynasty, war hero

Dec 01, 2018 - 2:42 PM

The decorated war pilot, oilman, and diplomat who later became the 41st US President steered America through the end of the Cold War

BUSH 41. In a file photo taken on June 4, 1992, President George H.W. Bush answers reporters' questions during a news conference in the East Room of the White House. Photo from Shutterstock

PAGASA to Mindanao: Watch out for rain from LPA

Nov 11, 2018 - 5:50 PM

A low pressure area is located 440 kilometers east of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur

Russia turns up uninvited to major NATO wargames

Nov 04, 2018 - 6:30 AM

Russia has already made clear its displeasure at NATO's Trident Juncture exercises, the largest by the alliance since the end of the Cold War

LARGEST EXERCISE. Around 50,000 participants from NATO and partner countries, some 250 aircraft, 65 ships and up to 10,000 vehicles take part in the Trident Juncture exercise. Photo by Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP

U.S. security chief, Russians in tough talks over nuclear treaty

Oct 23, 2018 - 10:45 AM

John Bolton discusses the fate of the treaty with Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and spends 'nearly 5 hours' in talks with Russian Security Council chief Nikolai Patrushev

US SECURITY CHIEF. In this file photo, US National Security Advisor John Bolton speaks to the Federalist Society in Washington DC on September 10, 2018. File photo by Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP

NATO military exercise to be biggest since Cold War

Oct 02, 2018 - 9:34 PM

NATO's Trident Juncture 18 exercise will bring 45,000 alliance troops, equipped with 150 aircraft, 70 vessels and around 10,000 land vehicles across northern Europe

NATO paratroopers drop out of a US Air Force Hercules during the 'Swift Response 17' joint airborn military exercise at Bezmer airfield near the village of Bezmer on July 18, 2017.  The US led 'Swift Response 17' airborne exercise, part of the multinational 'Saber Guardian 2017' exercise, involves up to 1,600 soldiers from the United States, Canada, Italy, Portugal and Greece. / AFP PHOTO / Dimitar DILKOFF

Light-heavy rain in Caraga, Davao on May 28

May 27, 2018 - 5:00 PM

The tail-end of a cold front will affect the two regions in Mindanao on Monday, May 28

U.S. Navy reactivates its Atlantic 2nd Fleet

May 06, 2018 - 12:30 AM

'Our National Defense Strategy makes clear that we're back in an era of great power competition as the security environment continues to grow more challenging and complex,' says Admiral John Richardson, chief of US Naval Operations

US BASE. This file image obtained from the US Navy shows the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (left) and the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer during a surface maneuvers exercise east of the Korean peninsula. Photo by Ryan Harper / US NAVY / AFP

Still standing beneath Washington, remnants of the Cold War

Apr 28, 2018 - 12:03 AM

It was under Oyster-Adams School, just 2.5 kilometers north of the White House, that a nuclear fallout shelter was built to protect more than a hundred people in the event of a catastrophic strike

COLD WAR ERA. A sign marks the location of a former Civil Defense fallout shelter beneath the Oyster-Adams School in Washington, DC. Photo by Brendan Smialowski / AFP

Light-heavy rain in parts of Luzon on April 10

Apr 09, 2018 - 7:15 PM

The tail-end of a cold front will affect Cagayan, Isabela, Aurora, Quezon, and Camarines Norte on Tuesday, April 10

Rain in Eastern Visayas, parts of Luzon on Araw ng Kagitingan

Apr 08, 2018 - 6:30 PM

The tail-end of a cold front will affect Eastern Visayas, Bicol, Quezon, and Aurora during the holiday on Monday, April 9

Russia promises 'tough response' to U.S. sanctions

Apr 07, 2018 - 11:58 AM

Russia responds to the new US sanctions against their most influential oligarchs

US President Donald Trump (L) chats with Russia's President Vladimir Putin as they attend the APEC Economic Leaders' Meeting, part of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders' summit in the central Vietnamese city of Danang on November 11, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SPUTNIK / Mikhail KLIMENTYEV

U.S. imposes sanctions on Putin's oligarch allies

Apr 07, 2018 - 11:49 AM

The United States' move is dubbed by some as the new Cold War

US SANCTIONS RUSSIA. The US imposes sanctions on 7 of Russia's most influential oligarchs. File photo shows US President Donald Trump during a joint press conference with President Raimonds Vejonis of Latvia, President Kersti Kaljulaid of Estonia and President Dalia Grybauskaite of Lithuania in the East Room of the White House on April 3, 2018 in Washington, DC. Photo by Olivier Douliery/AFP Photo

Scattered rains in Visayas, N. Mindanao, Caraga on March 25

Mar 24, 2018 - 6:19 PM

The tail-end of a cold front is affecting the eastern section of Eastern Visayas

Satellite image as of 5:30 pm, March 24, from PAGASA website

Light-heavy rain in Visayas, Palawan on March 13

Mar 12, 2018 - 8:40 PM

The rain is expected due to the tail-end of a cold front. Flash floods and landslides are also possible.

Low pressure area off Palawan weakens

Feb 26, 2018 - 12:25 PM

But scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms are still expected in the southern part of Palawan on Monday, February 26

Low pressure area to affect Palawan, Zamboanga Peninsula

Feb 25, 2018 - 4:35 PM

The tail-end of a cold front will also bring rain to Quezon, Bicol, and Eastern Visayas

5 ombre Starbucks drinks that will pretty up your Instagram feed

Feb 17, 2018 - 5:04 PM

Including a new purple drink that’s the heart-eyes emoji in a cup

PAGASA warns of rain across PH on January 17

Jan 17, 2018 - 9:50 AM

Metro Manila, Central Luzon, Calabarzon, Mimaropa, Bicol, the Visayas, and Mindanao should be on alert for flash floods and landslides

Low pressure area to bring rain on January 16

Jan 15, 2018 - 9:00 PM

Palawan, the Visayas, and Mindanao should be on alert for possible flash floods and landslides

Tail-end of a cold front to bring rain on January 15

Jan 14, 2018 - 6:05 PM

PAGASA advises Sorsogon, Masbate, Palawan, the Visayas, and Mindanao to be on alert for floods and landslides

Heavy rains cause floods, landslides in CamSur, Catanduanes

Jan 12, 2018 - 5:07 PM

(UPDATED) Floods were also reported in low-lying communities of Naga City and neighboring Magarao town in Camarines Sur

TORRENTIAL RAINS. Flloods in Catanduanes cause landslides.  Photos Jessica Templonuevo

Heavy rain in Bicol, Quezon, Northern Samar on January 4

Jan 03, 2018 - 7:50 PM

The tail-end of a cold front will bring rain, warns state weather bureau PAGASA

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Dec 29, 2017 - 7:22 PM

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As cold wave sweeps North America, Trump makes light of climate change

Dec 29, 2017 - 10:52 AM

The National Weather Service says 'dangerously cold temperatures and wind chills' were pummeling much of the central and eastern part of the country

TRUMP. Republican presidential elect Donald Trump arrives for an election night party at the New York Hilton Midtown in New York on November 9, 2016. AFP FILE PHOTO / MANDEL NGAN

Rain seen in Caraga, Davao as low pressure area enters PAR

Dec 20, 2017 - 12:35 PM

The tail-end of a cold front is also affecting Metro Manila, Cagayan Valley, Cordillera, Central Luzon, Rizal, and northern Quezon including Polillo Island

Rainy Bonifacio Day due to tail-end of cold front

Nov 30, 2017 - 1:30 PM

Metro Manila, Cordillera, Central Luzon, Calabarzon, and Bicol, as well as Cagayan, Isabela, Nueva Vizcaya, and Quirino are affected

Light-heavy rain in parts of Luzon, Visayas on November 24

Nov 23, 2017 - 7:20 PM

State weather bureau PAGASA says the tail-end of a cold front will affect Quezon, Bicol, and Eastern Visayas

Light-heavy rain in parts of Luzon, Mindanao on November 21

Nov 20, 2017 - 6:41 PM

The tail-end of a cold front, the northeast monsoon, and the trough of a low pressure area will bring rain on Tuesday, November 21

Light-heavy rain in parts of Luzon on November 20

Nov 19, 2017 - 5:05 PM

The tail-end of a cold front and the northeast monsoon will bring rain on Monday, November 20

#WalangPasok: Class suspensions, Monday, November 6

Nov 05, 2017 - 8:30 PM

Bookmark and refresh this page for a list of areas and schools where classes have been suspended for Monday, November 6

PAGASA warns of rainy All Saints' Day in PH

Oct 31, 2017 - 8:12 PM

A low pressure area, the tail-end of a cold front, and the northeast monsoon will trigger rain in the country on Wednesday, November 1