Heartbreak and shock at Afghan quake hospital

Agence France Presse 06/23/2022

SHARAN, Afghanistan—Bibi Hawa’s face is distorted by tears as she tries to grasp her predicament from a hospital bed in Sharan, capital of Afghanistan’s Paktika province. At least a dozen members of her family were among over 1,000…

Bereaved family of slain lawyer shocked and in pain of his untimely death

Mae Fhel Gom-os 08/27/2021

  MANDAUE CITY, Cebu — The bereaved family of the slain Lawyer Rex Jesus Mario Fernandez said they were in shock and in pain of his untimely death on Thursday, August 26, 2021. In a statement released…

Shock, rage in Los Baños over mayor’s slay

Kimmy Baraoidan, Maricar Cinco 12/05/2020

LOS BAÑOS, Laguna — Two shots fired from a distance felled Los Baños Mayor Caesar Perez, the latest local chief executive tagged in President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs and stricken off the list by an assassin’s…

How To Avoid Static Electricity Shock 

Marc Cosep 03/26/2020

Though the static season is generally confined to the dry, cold winter months, it’s possible to get static shocks year-round — especially in an air-conditioned room. If the mere thought of getting a static shock sends an…

Macua, a caring and dedicated cop

Immae Lachica 02/12/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines—  Police  Master Sergeant Maximino Macua Jr. of the Police Drug Enforcement Group and Special Operations Unit 5 of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) was a dedicated and caring person. Police Senior…

Kobe Bryant’s death leaves NBA players, others in shock

01/27/2020

NEW YORK (AP) — Kobe Bryant authored some of his most memorable moments at Madison Square Garden and made himself a centerpiece of the Lakers-Celtics rivalry. Bryant was remembered for that and so much more Sunday after…

Harry, Meghan quit royal front line in shock move

01/10/2020

LONDON—Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, stunned the British monarchy on Wednesday by quitting as front-line members reportedly without first consulting Queen Elizabeth II. In a shock announcement, the couple said they would spend time in North…

High school teacher, facing sexual harassment case, nabbed in Naga

Alven Marie A. Timtim 11/20/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A 34-year-old male high school teacher from Naga City in southern Cebu, who is facing a sexual harassment case for for allegedly molesting a 15-year-old male student a year ago, was arrested on…

Mental hospital probed for using shock treatment on patients with internet addiction

Inquirer.net 10/29/2018

A MENTAL hospital in Shandong province, China, previously accused of using electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) or shock treatment on its patients, is being investigated for allegedly re-starting said controversial internet addiction treatment. The Health and Family Planning Commission…

Visiting footballers shock local squads in Ateneo Football Cup

Mars G. Alison 07/21/2018

Three out of town teams advanced to the quarterfinal round of the 3rd Sacred Heart School (SHS)-Ateneo de Cebu Invitational 11-a-side Football Championships at the Ateneo campus in Canduman, Mandaue City after yesterday’s elimination round. Rosevale FC…

Mandaue City booters shock Cebu City for secondary title

Glendale G. Rosal 03/02/2018

THE SACRED Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu (SHS-AdC) Magis Eagles that represented Mandaue City will be back in the Palarong Pambansa after a three-year drought by beating Cviraa and Cebu Schools Athletic Foundation Inc. (Cesafi) rivals, Don Bosco…

Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande urge gun control amid artist shock at Vegas carnage

AFP 10/04/2017

  LADY Gaga and Ariana Grande urged US leaders Monday to act to tighten gun laws following the carnage in Las Vegas, as artists voiced shock at the deadliest shooting in modern US history. While most artists left…

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