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US says chemical arms inspectors still have not entered site of Syrian attack

Posted on: April 18th, 2018 | No Comments
The United States believes inspectors from a global chemical weapons watchdog have not yet been able to enter the site of the April 7 alleged chemical weapons attack on the...

PH to withdraw participation in all US-led expeditions

Posted on: March 22nd, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered a halt on the country’s participation in all expeditions led by the United States (US). According to the President, the country has nothing...

Facebook, under fire over data leak linked to Trump’s election

Posted on: March 19th, 2018 | No Comments
Lawmakers in the United States and Britain demanded on Sunday that Facebook explain how a political data firm with links to President Trump’s 2016 campaign was able to harvest private...

China, among least trusted countries by Filipinos

Posted on: March 3rd, 2018 | 1 Comment
MANILA, Philippines — On the latest survey of the Social Weather Stations (SWS), Filipinos still trust the United States of America the most. And even if China and Philippine governments have...

Security remains tight at Panmunjom as South Korea plans to joint military drill with US

Posted on: February 23rd, 2018 | No Comments
Security remained high at the Panmunjom Truce Village on Wednesday as South Korea and the United States planned to announce joint military drill schedule. South Korea’s defense minister said on...

U.S. hails Korea talks, despite North’s rejection of denuclearization

Posted on: January 10th, 2018 | No Comments
SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – North and South Korea held their first talks in over two years on Tuesday, which Washington welcomed as a first step to solving the North Korean nuclear...

U.S. sanctions North Korean missile experts, Russia offers to mediate

Posted on: December 28th, 2017 | No Comments
WASHINGTON/MOSCOW (Reuters) – The United States announced sanctions on two of North Korea’s most prominent officials behind its ballistic missile program on Tuesday, while Russia reiterated an offer to mediate...

James takes another shot at Trump during Washington visit

Posted on: December 19th, 2017 | No Comments
(Reuters) – LeBron James used a visit to Washington on Sunday to express his continued displeasure at Donald Trump, without once mentioning the United States president by name. James took...

 California wildfire leaves coastal city Santa Barbara empty with tourists

Posted on: December 14th, 2017 | No Comments
Santa Barbara is located near the foot of the mountains and locals are often left with no other choice but to immediately retreat when a wildfire erupts. In the north...

PNP chief cautions OFWs against fake news on PH war on drugs

Posted on: December 6th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Ronald dela Rosa believes the problems in illegal drugs in the country should stop, hopefully under the current administration. Otherwise, the Philippines...