Suicide bomber kills 7 in Iraq

AP 08/29/2018

BAGHDAD — Seven people were killed in a car bomb blast in a former stronghold of the Islamic State group in western Iraq, a security official said yesterday. Maj. Gen. Qasem al-Dulaimi told The Associated Press the…

Strong quake jolts tourist island of Lombok, kills 10

AFP 07/29/2018

Indonesia A powerful earthquake on the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok killed at least 10 people, injured dozens and damaged hundreds of homes on Sunday, officials said. The shallow 6.4-magnitude quake, which jolted the island in the…

Laos dam disaster kills 17, several others missing

AFP 07/25/2018

The bodies of 17 people have been recovered after a dam collapse led to flash floods in southern Laos, as two South Korean firms involved in the hydropower project said damage was reported at least 24 hours…

Drug kills

Editorial 06/27/2018

The death of SPO1 Adonis Dumpit in an anti-drug operation by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) came coincidentally enough amid reports that Cebu ranked third in drug kills in the country with 383 deaths. The findings…

Lightning strikes, kills Argao resident

Nestle L. Semilla 06/19/2018

A 42-year-old man died after he was struck by lightning at past 6 p.m. on Tuesday (June 19) inside his house in Argao, a southern town about 68 km from Cebu City. The victim was identified as…

Cop kills motorist, wounds another in Marikina road rage shooting

Inquirer.net 05/31/2018

A POLICEMAN will start spending his nights in jail after fatally shooting a driver in a traffic altercation in Marikina City. Police Officer (PO) 1 Edgardo Villamil Jr. of Pasig City Police Station has been charged with…

Road mishap in Naga City kills 1, injures 14 others

Benjie B. Talisic 05/23/2018

A female passenger died and 14 others were injured after a ten-wheeler truck rammed into a multicab along the highway in Barangay Inoburan, Naga City in southern Cebu at 2 p.m. on Tuesday. Wounded multicab passenger Daisy…

Gunman kills 10 in Texas high school

AP 05/19/2018

SANTA FE, Texas — A gunman carrying a shotgun and a revolver opened fire at a Houston-area high school Friday, killing 10 people, most of them students, authorities said. It was the nation’s deadliest such attack since…

India rainstorm kills 91

AP 05/03/2018

Lucknow, India — A powerful dust storm and rain swept parts of north and western India overnight, causing houses to collapse, toppling trees and leaving at least 91 people dead and more than 160 injured, officials said…

Son kills father, surrenders

Rene Alima 04/27/2018

A 19-year-old boy surrendered to police authorities a day after he killed his father in Barangay Tungkil, Minglanilla town, Cebu at around 2 a.m. Thursday, April 26. The suspect was identified as Cyril John Maquilan who killed…

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