Strong But Deep Earthquake Shakes Manila, Northern PhilippinesA strong but deep earthquake struck the northern Philippines early Friday afternoon and was felt in Manila.
Police Seek Identity Of Manila Casino Attacker After 36 DiePhilippine police say the attacker was a tall, English-speaking white man with a mustache. They say he carried an assault rifle, and that he used gasoline to start a casino fire that caused clouds of smoke that left at least 36 people dead Friday morning in a sprawling entertainment complex in Manila.
Suspected Gunman In Manila Resort Attack Found DeadA resort in Manila was placed on lockdown early Friday following reports of gunfire and explosions at the hotel and casino complex in the Philippine capital.
Coldplay's Chris Martin Visits Fan Fighting Cancer In ManilaThe sick fan wrote on a small white board. "I can't thank you enough," since his condition does not allow him to talk.
James Taylor Cancels Philippines Concert Over President's Drug WarTaylor has canceled his February concert in Manila, saying reports of summary executions of suspected drug offenders in the Philippines without judicial proceedings are "deeply concerning and unacceptable."
San Jose Man Convicted On Sex Tourism, Obstruction ChargesFederal prosecutors say evidence showed that Michael Lindsay frequently traveled from San Francisco to the Philippines to have sex with a 13-year-old girl.
7 Must-See Sites In The PhilippinesSeven recommended sites to see for an unforgettable trip in the Phillippine Islands
Strong 6.1 Earthquake Shakes Southern PhilippinesA strong earthquake shook parts of the southern and central Philippines on Monday, frightening people but causing no serious damage or injuries, officials said.
Snoutless Dog Treated At UC Davis Gets Hero's Welcome On Return To PhilippinesKabang, who lost half her face jumping in front of a motorcycle to save two girls, received a rousing welcome Monday in Zamboanga, a town in the southern Philippines.