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7 shot dead in Negros Oriental in 9 days

May 14, 2020 - 8:13 AM

The first casualty was radio reporter Cornelio Pepino, also known as 'Rex Cornelio,' who was killed on May 5 at the national highway in Barangay Daro, Dumaguete City

2 Customs employees hurt in shooting incident in Makati

Aug 17, 2019 - 11:38 AM

(UPDATED) The Bureau of Customs says based on initial reports, the attack on the female employees in Magallanes village 'might have been an attempt to abduct or rob the victims'

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Senior citizen shot dead inside car in Makati

Jul 14, 2019 - 2:45 PM

Jesus Dimayuga, 63, who has no known enemies, dies on the spot after an unidentified gunman fires at him

Soldier kills teacher during class in Bulacan grade school

Nov 22, 2018 - 9:07 PM

The Department of Education says the students who witnessed the shooting incident are undergoing psychological debriefing

Lipa City barangay councilor shot dead

Jul 14, 2018 - 11:03 PM

The incident happens on the same night as the shooting of ex-vice mayor Ferdinand Ramos of Santo Tomas, Batangas

Ex-Batangas town vice mayor hurt in shooting incident

Jul 14, 2018 - 9:22 PM

An initial police report says former Santo Tomas vice mayor Ferdinand Ramos was on his way home when he was shot by an unidentified suspect

File photo of Ferdinand Ramos from Santo Tomas, Batangas website

Unidentified gunmen injure brother of former Oas town mayor, 1 other

Mar 16, 2018 - 10:33 PM

John Ricarte and John Rey Retuerma were having a drinking session at Ricarte’s residence when the unidentified gunmen appear and fire at them at around 12:30 am, hitting the town councillor

Shooting outside US NSA headquarters, one hurt

Feb 14, 2018 - 10:42 PM

A black SUV appears to have crashed into a concrete barrier surrounding the site, and bullet holes were visible in the vehicle's front windows.

NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY. This undated handout NSA (National Security Agency)image received January 25, 2006 shows the National Security Agency(NSA) at Fort Meade, Maryland. Handout by the NSA/AFP

Rodrigo Duterte, Mandaluyong shootout, Bangko Sentral deadline | Midday wRap

Dec 29, 2017 - 1:17 PM

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2 dead in Mandaluyong City after cops shoot at wrong car

Dec 29, 2017 - 12:33 AM

(3rd UPDATE) The shooting incident appears to have been a case of mistaken identity, police say

Airman kills fellow soldier in Cagayan de Oro

Dec 09, 2017 - 11:54 AM

The two soldiers had a heated argument during a drinking session in Lumbia Air Base, say police

Police arrest suspect in U.S. double shooting

Oct 19, 2017 - 12:19 AM

(UPDATED) Radee Labeeb Prince, 37, is believed to have shot the 5 at Advanced Granite Solutions at the Emmorton Business Park in Edgewood, Maryland

CSC regional head in Cagayan Valley shot dead

Sep 16, 2017 - 11:49 PM

Lawyer Neil Agustin dies on the spot after unknown motorcycle-riding gunmen fired shots at his vehicle

Pasay City councilor shot dead in SM Southmall

Aug 05, 2017 - 9:42 PM

6th UPDATE Pasay City Councilor Borbie Rivera is declared dead on arrival in Asian Hospital at 8:57 pm on Saturday

News Briefs: May 1, 2017

May 01, 2017 - 8:00 AM

Stories from across the Philippines on Monday May 1

15-year-old victim of 'stray bullet' dies

Jan 04, 2017 - 8:07 PM

UPDATED Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial and DOH Bureau of Local Health Development Director Eric Tayag confirm the news

STRAY BULLET? A victim of a stray bullet is wheeled into the Jose Reyes Memorial Medical Center in Manila during the New Year revelry on Sunday, January 1, 2017. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

PNP arrests 4 New Year firing suspects

Jan 02, 2017 - 11:00 PM

A 5th suspect who supposedly fired his gun accidentally is confined in the hospital and is under investigation

'ZERO TOLERANCE.' The PNP chief instructs the police force to catch suspects of indiscriminate shooting during the New Year revelry. Photo by Rappler

Hungarian restaurateur killed in Iloilo

Jan 02, 2017 - 12:58 PM

Police say seaman Lucindo Lim shot his neighbor 37 year old Daniel Melczer after a heated argument over firecrackers

Actor John Wayne Sace recovering in hospital after shooting incident

Oct 11, 2016 - 7:27 PM

Police are still investigating the incident according to reports

Photo from Facebook/John Wayne Sace

US shooter suffered from depression –family

Jul 19, 2015 - 11:16 AM

The person who committed this horrible crime was not the son we knew and loved says the family of the gunman

CHATTANOOGA SHOOTING. Members of a Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) Evidence Response Team set up outside a US Military Recruiting storefront after a shooting in Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA, July 16, 2015. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

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May 12, 2015 - 6:00 PM

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Gunmen open fire on buses carrying rap star Lil Wayne, crew

Apr 27, 2015 - 11:07 AM

Officials say the two buses were carrying a total of about a dozen passengers at the time of the shooting

SC transfers Balintang shooting case to Manila court

Mar 12, 2015 - 1:18 PM

The High Court also orders the Manila judge to whom the case would be raffled to hear try and decide on the case with dispatch

PH racer Enzo Pastor shot dead

Jun 13, 2014 - 10:05 AM

The 32 year old Euro NASCAR racer is reportedly killed by two gunmen while transporting an Asian V8 car in Quezon City

SHOT DEAD. Filipino racer Enzo Pastor was shot dead by two unidentified gunmen. Photo from Enzo Pastor's Facebook page

Obama urges national 'soul searching' over gun violence

Jun 11, 2014 - 8:10 AM

UPDATED We are the only developed country on earth where this happens and it happens now once a week says US President barack Obama after the latest US shooting incident

Vegas cop killers had pro-gun militia links

Jun 10, 2014 - 8:34 AM

UPDATED US authorities say the suspects appear to equate government and law enforcement and those who support it with Nazis

Fort Hood gunman's motive 'may never be known'

Apr 05, 2014 - 11:07 AM

Gunman Ivan Lopez s base commander says the US soldier may have argued with one or more colleagues before the shooting

Mayor, wife shot dead at NAIA Terminal 3

Dec 20, 2013 - 12:29 PM

8th UPDATE There is no CCTV in the crime scene an airport official admits

SECURITY ISSUES. Gunmen kill a Zamboanga del Sur Mayor in NAIA-3. There's no   CCTV in the crime scene. File photo by AFP/Jay Directo

Shooting reported at LA airport

Nov 02, 2013 - 12:56 AM

5th UPDATE Airport police identify the shooter and say that he acted alone One security officer is confirmed dead

EVACUATION. Passengers carry their bags at Los Angeles International Airport on November 1, 2013 after a gunman reportedly shot 3 people at a security checkpoint. Photo by Robyn Beck/AFP

Renowned Ghanaian poet killed in Kenya mall attack

Sep 22, 2013 - 8:21 PM

Renowned Ghanaian poet and statesman Kofi Awoonor was among the 59 people confirmed dead so far in an attack by Somali Islamist militants on a Nairobi shopping mall

SHOOTING. Kenyan troops taking position on September 21, 2013 inside the Westgate mall in Nairobi. Photo from AFP

PH embassy in US warns Filipinos on Washington shooting

Sep 17, 2013 - 12:18 AM

UPDATED The gunman who has killed multiple victims and wounded several more at the Washington Navy Yard remains at large

SHOOTING. Police respond to the report of a shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, DC, where a gunman opened fire. Photo from AFP

'Pinoys lose 10,000 jobs due to PH-Taiwan row'

Jul 08, 2013 - 6:43 PM

OFW Family Club Rep Roy Señeres says PH could lose at least US 2 billion in remittances in the next 3 years if the contracts of the OFWs are not renewed

ASG kills 2 soldiers in Basilan

Apr 29, 2013 - 10:33 AM

UPDATED The soldiers were heading back to their camp when attacked

Suspects of Megamall heist caught on CCTV

Jan 27, 2013 - 9:36 PM

The faces of the men were clearly captured by the CCTV cameras after the robbery in the country s 3rd largest mall

SHUTTERS DOWN. Citizen journalists live tweet what was going on inside the mall during the incident

Obama cries, says hearts 'broken' over US shooting

Dec 15, 2012 - 4:33 AM

2nd UPDATE President Barack Obama wipes away tears and struggles to compose himself as he mourns the dead in the Connecticut school shooting which killed 27 people

US school shooter killed parents - early reports

Dec 15, 2012 - 3:48 AM

The 24 year old suspected gunman also killed his parents US news networks report

27 killed in U.S. school shooting - police

Dec 15, 2012 - 2:07 AM

5th UPDATE US President Barack Obama sheds tears over the tragedy that killed 27 people including 20 children The gunman allegedly also murdered his parents