Cities across the United States extended curfews into Sunday night and beyond in an attempt to tamp down violent protests over police brutality and the death of George Floyd, who died while being arrested in Minneapolis.Shouting through masks worn to protect themselves from
A 103-year-old Massachusetts woman who recovered from Covid-19 celebrated with a favorite drink — a cold beer, her family told CNN.When Jennie Stejna tested positive for coronavirus in late April, her family began preparing for the worst, granddaughter Shelley Gunn
TAAL, Batangas – Nakuhanan ng residenteng si Jay Em Simara ang lumaking bitak sa lupa sa bayang ito, matapos ang sunod sunod na lindol at pag-uulan noong Biyernes sa Brgy. Laguile. Kuwento niya, nagulat sila nang makitang lumaki na ang mga bitak dito habang umuulan.
Police in several cities significantly increased their use of force on Saturday night against protesters decrying police use of force – wielding batons, rubber bullets and pepper spray in incidents that also targeted bystanders and journalists. Some of the most
The Philippines has acquired a total of $4.858 billion (about ₱246 billion) from foreign institutions and commercial markets as of mid-May to help fund its response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Department of Finance said on Sunday. Of the amount, $4.55 billion was made
Lawmakers on Wednesday agreed with a former congressman’s proposal to subsidize consumers of Meralco and other power distributors. In an online hearing of the House Committee on Energy, former Bayan Muna Rep. Neri Colmenares identified at least two funding sources for
VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis said on Sunday that people are more important than the economy, as countries decide how quickly to reopen their countries from coronavirus lockdowns. Francis made his comments, departing from a prepared script, at the first noon address from
BARCELONA – Spain’s prime minister said on Sunday the country needed 15 more days of lockdown until June 21 “to finish with the pandemic once and for all”, and he would ask parliament to approve a final two-week extension to the stay home rule.
Two fishermen were found positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Negros Oriental. In a media briefing Sunday, Assistant Provincial Health Officer Dr. Liland Estacion said one of the two active cases is from Ayungon, Negros Oriental while the other patient is
At the protest outside City Hall in support of George Floyd on Saturday, people were spaced more than 6 feet apart — the recommended minimum for reducing the spread of the coronavirus. Most wore masks. But later in the day, such as when crowds gathered outside the