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Rappler+ Webinar: Facing the cyber libel verdict

Jun 19, 2020 - 2:41 PM

Happening Monday, June 22, 2 pm

Rappler+ Webinar: Implications of the anti-terrorism bill

Jun 06, 2020 - 12:36 PM

Happening Tuesday, June 9, 10 am

Baseball Hall of Fame ceremony axed due to virus fears

Apr 30, 2020 - 10:20 PM

Former New York Yankees star Derek Jeter and the rest of the Baseball Hall of Fame class of 2020 will be honored alongside next year’s inductees

CAPTAIN CLUTCH. Five-time World Series champion Derek Jeter needs to wait a little longer for his Hall of Fame enshrinement. Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images/AFP

SC, DOJ, DILG urged: Issue joint order not to arrest light offenders

Apr 02, 2020 - 2:51 PM

'Otherwise we will have a situation where the more we lock people up, we're creating newer problems that we don't really need actually,' says former SC spokesperson Ted Te

VIOLATION. QCPD Police Personnel apprehend violators of the curfew along Timog Avenue, Quezon City. Photo by Jire Carreon/Rappler


Rappler Talk: Justice as the missing component in fighting coronavirus

Apr 02, 2020 - 8:09 AM

Aside from human rights, arrests and charges related to the lockdown also affect the overburdened court system

Amal Clooney, Julie K. Brown among RCFP’s Freedom of the Press awardees

Jan 11, 2020 - 3:51 PM

The Reporters Committee for Freedom of Press announces the 2020 awardees, who are accomplished leaders in the news media and legal fields, and whose works embody the values of the First Amendment

Boutrous photo Charley Gallay/Getty Images for IWMF/AFP; Amal photo from Wikipedia; Brown photo from Twitter; Mayer photo from Wikipedia

Ampatuan verdict 'a big win' for victims, families – human rights lawyer

Dec 19, 2019 - 6:44 PM

Lawyer and former SC spokesman Ted Te says Judge Jocelyn Solis Reyes' conviction of the Ampatuan brothers is a 'brave statement'

VICTIMS. Family members, counsel, and journalists hold photos of the victims of the Ampatuan massacre at a press conference held after the verdict was announced. They Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

56 acquitted, 28 convicted in Ampatuan massacre

Dec 19, 2019 - 2:27 PM

(UPDATED) An additional 15 are convicted for being accessories to the crime, and are sentenced to 6-10 years in prison

AMPATUAN MASSACRE. 28 are convicted, 55 are acquitted, and 15 others are sentenced to lesser sentence in the Ampatuan massacre. Photo from Supreme Court PIO

FLAG demands P5M damages in sedition countercharge vs CIDG

Sep 06, 2019 - 5:19 PM

Chel Diokno, Erin Tañada, and Ted Te file a perjury countercharge against the CIDG officer who filed the sedition complaint. Te admits to meeting to Bikoy who wanted a legal consult.

Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Legal issues hound Duterte order for 1,914 convicts to surrender

Sep 06, 2019 - 1:39 PM

Justice Secretary Guevarra says convicts freed under the GCTA law can be considered evading sentence, but law professor Ted Te says the government must go to court to go after the convicts

SURRENDER. Freed convict Nicanor Naz surrenders to the Pasay City Police Headquarters after President Rodrigo Duterte called for the surrender of heinous crimes inmates freed under the Good Conduct Time Allowance (GCTA). Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

Can heinous crimes be excluded from good conduct time allowance law?

Aug 23, 2019 - 3:30 PM

Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra's interpretation differs with the view of the former justice undersecretary who published the law manual

Convicted former mayor of Calauan, Laguna Antonio Sanchez is seen inside the Maximum Security Compound of the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa City on August 22, 2019. Photo by Lito Borras/Rappler

FLAG lawyers move to disqualify OSG from sedition probe

Aug 19, 2019 - 2:25 PM

The lawyers cite a Supreme Court decision from 1990 which says that the Office of the Solicitor General only participates in a criminal case when it has 'reached the appellate courts'

SEDITION COMPLAINT. Lawyer Larry Gadon accompanies Peter Joemel Advincula aka Bikot to the DOJ on August 9, 2019 for the start of inciting to sedition hearing against opposition leaders. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Duterte ‘resolves’ Speakership race, but is that constitutional?

Jul 08, 2019 - 8:14 PM

'The Constitution vests the choice in the members of the two houses not on anyone else. That’s what separation of powers means,' says law professor Ted Te

SPEAKERSHIP RACE. President Rodrigo Duterte picks the House Speakers and Majority Floor Leader of the 17th Congress. Malacañang Photo

[OPINION] Remember who you are, remember whose you are

Jul 03, 2019 - 9:00 AM

In the face of all that is going on in our world, be good people. We do not need to become the monsters we seek to defeat.

[ANALYSIS] Is Duterte ready to handle a looming Middle East crisis?

Jun 24, 2019 - 7:38 PM

The attack on two cargo ships in the Gulf of Oman on June 13 poses a grave problem for President Duterte, as the country risks getting entangled in a larger power play that could result in a major regional conflict

TV, newspaper journalists join Rappler petition vs Duterte coverage ban

Apr 30, 2019 - 11:51 AM

(UPDATED) At least 41 journalists from different media organizations intervene in a Supreme Court petition to end President Rodrigo Duterte's coverage ban against Rappler

PETITION FOR INTERVENTION. Lawyer Ted Te talks to the media after a group of journalists filed a petition for intervention before the Supreme Court on April 30, 2019. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

Death Day

Apr 14, 2019 - 11:00 AM

We can delay death, of course, but we cannot run away from it. So we should really learn how to live and talk about death in our normal conversations.

Founder of Ted Baker fashion house quits over harassment claims

Mar 04, 2019 - 9:27 PM

Ted Baker founder Ray Kelvin has resigned as chief executive of the company

Netflix acquires Ted Bundy film 'Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile'

Feb 05, 2019 - 2:51 PM

The upcoming drama starring Zac Efron as the infamous murderer, Ted Bundy has been nabbed by Netflix for $9 million

Ted Cruz reelected to Senate in Texas in win for Republicans

Nov 07, 2018 - 12:25 PM

Ted Cruz overcomes major deficits in fundraising to ultimately defeat his charismatic rival Beto O'Rourke, whose campaign electrified Democrats across the country

WIN FOR REPUBLICANS. In this file photo, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks during a Get Out The Vote Bus Tour rally at the Redneck Country Club on November 5, 2018 in Stafford, Texas. File photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

Races to watch in U.S. midterm elections 2018

Nov 06, 2018 - 7:46 PM

Here is a look at some of the most interesting contests

SENATE RACE. Incumbent Republican Senator Ted Cruz is facing Democratic Representative Beto O'Rourke. Photos from Shutterstock

Rappler Talk: Inside the Supreme Court with Justice Marvic Leonen

Oct 25, 2018 - 11:09 AM

Former Supreme Court spokesman Ted Te also joins the discussion on Thursday, October 25

Rappler Talk: Understanding the Supreme Court with Ted Te

Oct 15, 2018 - 2:19 PM

There is a lot of interest in the High Court, especially that the search is on again for the next chief justice. Watch the interview live on Monday, October 15.

Duterte forgives Obama, Ted Te resigns, Rene Garcia | Midday wRap

Sep 03, 2018 - 12:49 PM

Watch Rappler’s Midday newscast with Chito dela Vega

The power of color on perception

Jul 29, 2018 - 11:00 AM

Who we are and how we behave relies greatly on what we see

Sotto says NPC eyeing Ted Failon as 2019 senatorial candidate

May 22, 2018 - 8:48 PM

Senate President Vicente Sotto III tells Rappler the Nationalist People's Coalition has decided to support a coalition of candidates, which they will finalize soon

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) Pillars of Criminal Justice System Major Award for Anti-Corruption Campaign to Broadcaster Ted Failon for his program 'Failon Ngayon' during the 19th founding anniversary of VACC at the Malacañan Palace on August 16, 2017. Also in the photo is VACC Chair Dante Jimenez. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Leonen, Te tweet 'dissent' from SC’s quo warranto vote

May 11, 2018 - 8:13 PM

The Supreme Court justice says on social media the petition should have been dismissed outright, while the spokesperson posts a straightforward, self-explanatory graphic

Uson returns award, SC lifts TRO on license plates, China and Benham Rise | Midday wRap

Jan 24, 2018 - 1:26 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Marguerite de Leon

WATCH: Balangay team sails from Sulu to China to retrace maritime heritage

May 12, 2017 - 12:04 PM

The mission of the Balangay team is both symbolic and purposeful – rekindle a passion for the seas and our maritime heritage

MAIDEN VOYAGE. The Sultan Sin Sulu balangay on its first sea trial. Photo by Fung Yu

Elon Musk teases future plans at TED talk

May 01, 2017 - 9:31 AM

If the future doesn t include being out there in the stars being a multi planet species that is incredibly depressing said the Tesla boss

TED Talk: Smart machines to recover lost memories, mind your children

Apr 28, 2017 - 1:45 PM

A Berkeley professor however warns of the gorilla problem in which a potentially smarter specie overtakes an inferior one – like how AI could be to humans


Pope Francis urges connection, not division, in TED talk

Apr 26, 2017 - 3:28 PM

Pope Francis: The future is most of all in the hands of those people who recognize the other as a you and themselves as part of an us

'FUTURE IS YOU' Pope Francis delivers a TED Talk from the Vatican, April 25, 2017. Frame grab from video by TED Talks

IN PHOTOS: Sponge Cola's intimate double EP launch

Aug 27, 2016 - 9:01 PM

Sponge Cola launches their new EPs Sinag and Tala with a fun intimate concert

5 key moments in the Republican convention

Jul 22, 2016 - 3:15 PM

Here are some key moments from the 4 day gathering in Cleveland

REPUBLICAN PARTY. Delegates celebrate after Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump's speech during the final day of the 2016 Republican National Convention at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, July 21, 2016. Photo by Michael Reynolds/EPA

Arroyo release, Aquino, Cruz | 6PM wRap

Jul 21, 2016 - 8:08 PM

Watch Rappler s 6PM newscast with Chay Hofileña

Cruz upends Republican convention, refuses to back Trump

Jul 21, 2016 - 12:53 PM

UPDATED His none too subtle message lands like a political hand grenade in a convention already marred by an opening day floor revolt from anti Trump delegates and other missteps by the campaign

NO ENDORSEMENT. US Senator Ted Cruz of Texas speaks on the third day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, on July 20, 2016. Jim Watson/AFP

Iloilo Movers conduct citizen journalism training for Yolanda survivors

Jun 19, 2016 - 7:56 AM

Through the training community facilitators from Iloilo s Yolanda hit areas get a better understanding on the work of media and learn that they too can be channels of information as citizen journalists

Trump picks Christie to lead White House transition

May 10, 2016 - 9:42 AM

Trump is likely to run against Democrat Hillary Clinton and she currently leads a two way race against him polls show

'SHOCK ENDORSEMENT.' New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (L) endorses US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump during a campaign event in Fort Worth, Texas, on February 26, 2016. Photo by Laura Buckman/EPA

The Standard poll, Donald Trump, PH election lessons | 12PM wRap

May 05, 2016 - 1:27 PM

Watch Rappler’s 12PM newscast with Maria Ressa

Trump eyes running mate with political experience

May 04, 2016 - 11:15 PM

Trump declines to divulge any VP names however

DONALD TRUMP. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump (C) discusses the presidential primary voting results in Indiana in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York, New York, USA, May 3, 2016. Photo by Justin Lane/EPA

Duterte's lead, Abu Sayyaf, Indiana primary | 12PM wRap

May 04, 2016 - 12:22 PM

Watch Rappler’s 12PM newscast with Zak Yuson

Ted Cruz ends White House bid, setting Trump on path to nomination

May 04, 2016 - 8:55 AM

UPDATED From the beginning I ve said that I would continue on as long as there was a viable path to victory Tonight I m sorry to say it appears that path has been foreclosed

END OF THE ROAD. Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks during an election night watch party at the Crowne Plaza Downtown Union Station on May 3, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Joe Raedle/Getty Images/AFP

Trump, Sanders win Indiana primaries

May 04, 2016 - 7:34 AM

UPDATED As the race was called overwhelmingly in Trump s favor Ted Cruz conceded to supporters in Indianapolis that he no longer had a viable path forwards

WINNERS IN INDIANA. Presidential candidates Donald Trump (L) and Bernie Sanders (R). AFP file photos

Trump eyes knockout blow against Cruz in Indiana

May 03, 2016 - 9:25 AM

3rd UPDATE Voters trickle in to cast their ballots after polling stations open at 6 am 1000 GMT setting in motion a day of reckoning for the movement to stop Trump led by Texas Senator Ted Cruz

This combination of file photos shows Republican presidential candidates Ted Cruz(L) Donald Trump (C)and John Kasich. AFP photos

Ahead of Indiana primary, Trump hits Clinton, Cruz

May 02, 2016 - 8:08 AM

A new poll ahead of the winner take all vote on May 3 puts the Republican frontrunner far in front of Cruz

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a rally at the Orange County Fairgrounds in Costa Mesa, California, USA, April 28, 2016. Paul Buck/EPA

White House hopeful Cruz taps Carly Fiorina as running mate

Apr 28, 2016 - 9:03 AM

UPDATED Cruz taps former Hewlett Packard chief executive Fiorina as his vice presidential pick

RUNNING MATES. Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) holds up hands with former Hewlett-Packard chief executive Carly Fiorina, at a campaign rally in the Pavilion at the Pan Am Plaza on April 27, 2016 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Ty Wright/Getty Images/AFP

Comelec on mall voting, Diwata-1, Apple’s sales | 6PM wRap

Apr 27, 2016 - 6:30 PM

Watch Rappler’s 6PM newscast with Zak Yuson

US primaries, Duterte and Joma Sison, El Niño | 12PM wRap

Apr 27, 2016 - 1:04 PM

Watch Rappler’s 12PM newscast with Zak Yuson

Trump, Clinton dominate primaries, extend leads

Apr 27, 2016 - 9:14 AM

UPDATED Donald Trump sweeps 5 northeastern states in April 26 Republican primaries; In the Democratic primaries Hillary Clinton takes 4 Bernie Sanders wins one

FRONTRUNNERS. Donald Trump (L) and Hillary Clinton (R). File photos by EPA

Clinton, Trump look to dominate Tuesday primaries

Apr 26, 2016 - 11:47 PM

Big wins on Tuesday night would put Clinton within striking distance of the Democratic nomination piling up pressure on Sanders who vows to fight on until the California primary June 7

PENNSYLVANIA PRIMARIES. Vince Meduho prepares to vote in the Pennsylvania primary election at the Bethel Park Community Center outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, 26 April 2016. Vincent Pugliese/EPA