Farmer hacks, kills neighbor in Ayungon town in NegOr

Benjie B. Talisic 03/26/2018

A farmer was hacked and killed his neighbor, a laborer, at past 4 p.m. on Monday in Ayungon town in Negros Oriental. Jungie Emang of Barangay Tibyawan died after he was hacked several times by his neighbor,…

Easy, frequent kills

Editorial 03/22/2018

The death of former Talisay City councilor Emilio Go inside his family compound in Barangay Bulacao in Talisay City last Wednesday is the 41st killing that occurred in Metro Cebu since February and yet the Police Regional…

BUNKHOUSE COLLAPSES, KILLS 5

Ador Vincent S. Mayol and Nestle L. Semilla 03/07/2018

Construction worker William Bahao was sound asleep in preparation for another long day at work when the loud crackling noise of the roof woke him up. In just seconds, the multi-level bunkhouse where he and 162 other…

Man kills brother after argument

Rene Alima 02/19/2018

A man died after his 34-year-old brother slit his throat in Barangay Tinubdan, Daanbantayan in Cebu on February 18, Sunday afternoon. The victim was identified as Urseircio Aoman, from Sitio Badiang, who died after Bonito Linabog, slit…

Ex-student kills 17 in Florida school shooting

AFP 02/15/2018

Expelled and troubled Authorities in Florida could offer no explanation Wednesday night as to why a former student armed with an AR-15 rifle opened fire at a high school earlier that day, killing at least 17 people.…

One of Bohol’s most wanted man kills police officer in Buenavista shooting

Benjie B. Talisic 02/12/2018

A 44-year-old policeman was shot dead in Buenavista town, Bohol Province on Monday dawn. SPO1 Alejandro Estorgeo, 44, died after he was shot in the head outside the town gym by an armed assailant on a motorbike…

Naga road mishap kills 1, injures 14

By Benjie Talisic 02/10/2018

  ONE passenger was killed while 14 others were injured in a road accident involving three vehicles in Baragay Mainit, Naga City, early on Friday morning. The accident also caused heavy congestion along the National Highway that…

Balamban lot dispute kills three

Benjie B. Talisic, Rene Alima 01/15/2018

LOT DISPUTE led to the killing of three persons in Balamban town in midwest Cebu, Saturday night. Killed were Joel Bencula, 37, Mario Caminos, 60, and Emilio Pardillo of a still undetermined age. Bencula is from Sitio…

Chinese general kills self after facing graft probe

AFP 11/28/2017

A Chinese general has killed himself in his Beijing home after becoming the latest top official ensnared by President Xi Jinping’s sweeping anti-corruption campaign, state media said Tuesday. Zhang Yang, a member of the state’s Central Military…

Factory owner probed after fire kills 47

AP 10/27/2017

Tangerang, Indonesia — Indonesian police on Friday said they were questioning the owner of a fireworks factory that exploded into an inferno, killing at least 47 people, and have accounted for the safety of three of 10…