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Breast implants saved woman shot in chest

Apr 22, 2020 - 4:26 PM

'The implant caused the change in the trajectory of the bullet... If the bullet would have gone into the chest, she would have had a much more serious, possibly life-threatening injury.'

operating tools and chest implants in surgery room.

Gunshot detection technology raises concerns of bias and inaccuracy

Mar 16, 2020 - 11:42 AM

A controversial gunshot detection system used by police departments in over 100 US cities raises questions about how technology is deployed by law enforcement

Artwork by Aigerim Ismagulova for Coda Story

Manila cop gunned down in Ermita

Aug 15, 2017 - 12:13 PM

PO2 Piñano was wearing his uniform and riding a motorcycle with his daughter when an unknown assailant gunned him down

Several injured after gunshots, fire at Resorts World Manila

Jun 02, 2017 - 1:35 AM

UPDATED In a tweet Resorts World Manila says it is currently on lockdown following reports of gunfire from unidentified men

CASINO ATTACK. Smoke billows at the Resorts World Hotel in Pasay City after a gunman set the casino on fire on June 2, 2017. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Singer Christina Grimmie dies after post-concert attack

Jun 11, 2016 - 3:09 PM

Former The Voice contestant Christina Grimmie dies after being shot in Orlando

CHRISTINA GRIMMIE. The former 'The Voice' singer dies after being shot while signing autographs after a concert. Screengrab from Instagram/therealgrimmie

Jolo Revilla on gunshot: It was a simple accident

Apr 11, 2015 - 6:41 PM

It was a simple pure accident and God saved my life the Cavite Vice Governor says dispelling speculations about a suicide attempt

'A SIMPLE, PURE ACCIDENT.' Cavite Vice Gov Jolo Revilla speaks on the gunshot incident. Screengrab from YouTube

Jolo Revilla released from hospital

Mar 08, 2015 - 10:01 PM

The Cavite vice governor will spend 3 to 4 weeks recovering in his mother s home in Alabang

RECOVERING. Cavite Vice Governor Jolo Revilla (right) poses with his mother, congresswoman Lanie Mercado Revilla, after undergoing a successful operation after being confined for a gunshot wound. Photo posted on Lani Mercado Revilla Facebook account

Bong Revilla on son, Bongbong Marcos diploma, Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge | The wRap

Mar 02, 2015 - 7:33 PM

Bong Revilla asks court: let me visit my son Bongbong Marcos lashes back at Rappler Samsung unveils the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

Jolo Revilla 'stable,' still under observation

Mar 02, 2015 - 1:13 PM

While maintaining the shooting was an accident the Revillas spokesman says the family is willing to coordinate with police investigators

UNDER OBSERVATION. Cavite Vice Governor Jolo Revilla underwent surgery for a gunshot wound sustained last Saturday. Photo released by the staff of Senator Bong Revilla

Bong Revilla wants to leave jail to see Jolo in hospital – lawyer

Mar 02, 2015 - 12:30 AM

The detained senator s request follows controversy over his unauthorized visit to his colleague Senator Juan Ponce Enrile

APPEAL. Senator Ramon Revilla Jr speaks to supporters ahead of the release of an arrest warrant against him in June 2014 in this Rappler file photo

Cavite Vice Gov Jolo Revilla in hospital for gunshot wound

Feb 28, 2015 - 6:52 PM

2nd UPDATE The son of detained senator Ramon Revilla Jr accidentally shoots himself says the family spokesperson but is in stable condition

Gunshots heard near Tacloban Operations Center

Nov 10, 2013 - 6:20 PM

Gun shots are heard near Tacloban City Hall

Ex-congressman who shot himself says it was 'pure accident'

Jul 15, 2013 - 4:53 PM

Cagayan de Oro s Benjo Benaldo also says his wife Brazilian model actress Daiana Menezes had nothing to do with the accident

Gunshots heard at Jennifer Lopez shoot

May 07, 2013 - 12:53 PM

The singer actress is rushed to safety after gunshots interrupted her interview shoot

RUSHED TO SAFETY. Gunshots interrupted J.Lo's Entertainment Tonight interview. Photo from the Jennifer Lopez Songs Facebook page