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Woman wanted for murder in Cotabato falls

Woman wanted for murder in Cotabato falls KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 13 January) — Authorities nabbed on Friday a 48-year old woman who has been wanted for murder in Magpet, North Cotabato. Senior Inspector Jay Calderon, deputy provincial chief of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) Cotabato, identified the accused as Myrna Apang-Cristobal. Cristobal, her […].....»»

Category: newsSource: mindanews mindanewsJan 13th, 2018

Woman in PDEA drug watchlist falls in Maquindanao

          COTABATO CITY---A woman allegedly under the watchlist of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) for peddling prohibited drugs was arrestedon Thursdayin Barangay Semba, Datu Odin Sinsuat town in Maguindanao province.   Director Juvenal Azurin, PDEA regional director in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), said joint police and anti-narcotic agents arrested Vicky Sangkigay, 47, inside her house at past1 p.m.Thursdaybased on a search warrant issued by the local court.   Seized from Sangkigay's home were about 50 grams of shabu with an estimated market value of P75,000, a Bushmaster rifle, 10 assor...Keep on reading: Woman in PDEA drug watchlist falls in Maquindanao.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 14th, 2017

Frustrated murder suspect falls after 10 years in hiding

ROXAS CITY, Capiz – Police arrested on Dec. 7, 2017 a farmer from Tapaz, Capiz long wanted for the crime of frustrated murder. Cops spotted Henry Fernandez, 53, of Brgy. Acuña, Tapaz while walking at the public market of Tapaz. The warrant for his arrest was issued by Regional Trial Court Branch 20 Judge Ignacio […] The post Frustrated murder suspect falls after 10 years in hiding appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsDec 8th, 2017

Viola Davis’ nonnegotiable cosplay deal

"How to Get Away With Murder" actress Viola Davis is fine with her daughter, Genesis Tennon, playing dress-up as any of her heroines, on one condition---she has to keep her hair the way it is. Davis told Yahoo Lifestyle that she didn't want her 6-year-old kid "to grow up wanting someone's everything." The actress disclosed, "I say [to her], 'You gotta wear your hair exactly the way it is. You can be Wonder Woman, but you gotta be Wonder Woman with your hair. You can be Elsa...with your hair.'" On Instagram last June, she posted a photo of Genesis as a toddler, in a Wonder Woman costume and sporting an afro. "She wanted to keep her 'fro. #WonderWoman! We're ready," the gid...Keep on reading: Viola Davis’ nonnegotiable cosplay deal.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 19th, 2017

Most Americans ‘don’t want’ Oprah to run for president

  NEW YORK - Americans may love Oprah Winfrey, but most don't want the chat show queen to run for president, although if she did she would beat Donald Trump, a poll revealed Friday.   Winfrey's rousing speech at Sunday's Golden Globe Awards ceremony ignited speculation that the billionaire entertainment mogul, the first black woman to own a television network, is harboring Oval Office ambitions.   Sixty-four percent of respondents have a favorable view of Winfrey, including 43 percent of Trump supporters, according to the NPR, PBS NewsHour and Marist survey.   But when asked if they wanted Winfrey to run in 2020, only 35 percent said yes. A ma...Keep on reading: Most Americans ‘don’t want’ Oprah to run for president.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 12th, 2018

JHud still battling prejudice

Jennifer Hudson is a successful singer, a coach in a popular singing tilt, and an Oscar-winning actress. But as a black woman, she still experiences prejudice on a regular basis. "There have been several situations where I get on a plane, and the [flight attendant] assumes that I'm [meant to be] at the back of the plane. That happens a lot," she recalled in a recent interview with Cosmopolitan UK. "I'm like, 'No, my seat is up there [in first class], thank you.'" One time, a worker Jennifer hired to move things into her home automatically assumed that her white driver was the owner. "He wanted to know where to put [something], so I told him, 'There.' He just stood. But when ...Keep on reading: JHud still battling prejudice.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 8th, 2018

Murder suspect in NorthCot nabbed

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 5 Jan) – Authorities nabbed on Thursday a murder suspect who hid for a decade after he allegedly killed a relative in Magpet, North Cotabato. Arrested was Romeo Quino Apang, 41. Senior Police Officer 1 Jose Marie Catulong Dusaban, of the Magpet municipal police station, claimed that the suspect was the most […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJan 5th, 2018

Did Agatha Christie stay at the Pera Palace Hotel?

  One of my favorite movie opening sequences begins with a scene in which a silver mug is being engraved with the words, "... my love, my friend." The engraver pauses, waiting to be told what else the woman beside him wanted to add to the dedication. The camera focuses on the woman's face as she utters, "Agatha." The name then appears onscreen as the movie's title. The woman is supposed to be Agatha Christie, the world's most successful crime novelist with more than 1 billion books sold. A few years ago, when I was convalescing, my cousin Manny gave me discs containing dramatizations of Christie's novels featuring her two star sleuths, Hercule Poirot and Jane Marple. I ...Keep on reading: Did Agatha Christie stay at the Pera Palace Hotel?.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 30th, 2017

Rebeldeng wanted sa kidnapping at arson, tiklo

SOUTH COTABATO – Isang miyembro ng New People’s Army (NPA) na may mga kinakaharap na mga kaso ang nahuli ng awtoridad nitong Miyerkoles sa bayan ng T’Boli.   Source link link: Rebeldeng wanted sa kidnapping at arson, tiklo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 29th, 2017

Military officers, militia commander to face charges for murder of Italian priest

THE DEPARTMENT of Justice (DoJ) will be filing murder charges against two military officers, a militia commander, and several others over the 2011 killing of an Italian priest in Arakan, Cotabato after the National Bureau of Investigation asked to withdraw the original case it filed before the provincial prosecutor. Senior Assistant State Prosecutor Peter Ong […] The post Military officers, militia commander to face charges for murder of Italian priest appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 28th, 2017

DOJ orders filing of new murder charge vs 2 AFP officers over Italian priest’s slay

  The Department of Justice (DOJ) has ordered the filing of a new murder complaint against two military officers and several others, including two Manobo tribesmen identified with North Cotabato Rep. Nancy Catamco, for the killing of Italian missionary Fausto Tentorio six years ago.   Describing it as "plain and simple murder," Senior Assistant State Prosecutor Peter Ong on Wednesday said Tentorio's supposed affiliation with leftist groups was "not important" in the reinvestigation they conducted into the Oct. 17, 2011, killing of the Italian Catholic priest.   Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II had earlier issued Department Order No. 208 directing O...Keep on reading: DOJ orders filing of new murder charge vs 2 AFP officers over Italian priest’s slay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 28th, 2017

8 killed, 25 hurt as jeepney falls off cliff on North Cotabato & apos;killer& apos; highway - Inquirer.net

8 killed, 25 hurt as jeepney falls off cliff on North Cotabato 'killer' highway - Inquirer.net.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated NewsDec 25th, 2017

Mona Sulaiman, Asia s fastest woman of early 60s, dies at 75

MANILA, Philippines - Mona Sulaiman, the stocky woman from Cotabato who was Asia's fastest woman in the first half of the 1960s, passed away on Thursday, December 21 at the East Avenue Medical Center. She was 75 years old. Her niece, Mary Jean Neri, said her ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 21st, 2017

Suspects in murder of Magpet barangay secretary identified

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews / 16 December) — Authorities have identified suspects in the killing Friday of a barangay secretary in Magpet, North Cotabato. But Chief Inspector Rommel Constantino, chief of Magpet Police, said they already have the profiles of the suspects but cannot as yet divulge their identities. Joel Ecnad, secretary of Barangay Manobisa in […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsDec 18th, 2017

Suspected Abu Sayyaf member arrested in Quezon City

A suspected member of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) who is wanted for murder in Basilan province was arrested by the Quezon City police on Friday. Abdulmuin Yahiya, 35, was nabbed in a joint operation of the Quezon City Police District (QCPD) Special Operations Unit, the National Intelligence Coordinating Agency and the Naval Intelligence and Security Group of the Philippine Navy. Chief Supt. Guillermo Eleazar, QCPD director, said the suspect, who also known as Mauhmin Yahya and Jayson, had been a resident at Basilan Street in Salaam Compound, Barangay Culiat, for the past three years. Around 10 a.m., authorities served Yahiya an arrest warrant issued by Judge Leo Jay Principe ...Keep on reading: Suspected Abu Sayyaf member arrested in Quezon City.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 16th, 2017

W. Visayas’ most wanted man falls

WESTERN Visayas’ most wanted person was finally collared after 14 years. Antonio Aquino, 48, of Sta. Barbara, Iloilo, was arrested 2 p.m. of Dec. 15, 2017, in Marikina City. Members of the Iloilo Police Provincial Office (IPPO), the Regional Intelligence Division 6 (RID-6), the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) Manila and Marikina Police Station […] The post W. Visayas’ most wanted man falls appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsDec 16th, 2017

Western Visayas’ most wanted falls

ILOILO CITY, Philippines — The most wanted person in Western Visayas was arrested yesterday after 14 years of hiding......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 15th, 2017

Western Visayas’ most wanted falls

ILOILO CITY, Philippines — The most wanted person in Western Visayas was arrested yesterday after 14 years of hiding. Source link link: Western Visayas’ most wanted falls.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 15th, 2017

Brazil s most wanted drugs suspect caught in Paraguay

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Brazil's most wanted alleged narco trafficker was arrested Wednesday, December 14, in neighboring Paraguay, Brazilian officials said. Marcelo Fernando Pinheiro Veiga, known as "Marcelo Piloto," is accused of murder and supplying drugs and weapons to Rio de Janeiro's biggest criminal gang, the Comando Vermelho, or Red ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 15th, 2017

“Sweat Skin” Air Series Heat Pants – look slim, get slim, stay slim!

It has never been harder since the start of modern civilisation for a woman to even come close to achieving what people nowadays consider as a slim figure. Every day we are bombarded by new pictures from Instagram, from models who work out from day till night, telling us we are not pretty enough. Well, here at "Sweat Skin", we decided to do something about it. We wanted to develop something that a working woman can use in order to help lose weight, and stay slim, while going about the day to day life. Working in tandem with our American counterparts, we have created our multilayer fabric, which is both incredibly breathable, and also helps generate body heat, activating thermog...Keep on reading: “Sweat Skin” Air Series Heat Pants – look slim, get slim, stay slim!.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 12th, 2017

How will the Spurs meld Aldridge, Leonard?

By Shaun Powell, NBA.com A top-three team in the Western Conference is ready to get its best player back from injury. He's someone who, last season, made first-team All-NBA, had a seat at the MVP roundtable and nearly chopped down the champion Golden State Warriors in a playoff game (before being chopped down himself). And this will be good for the San Antonio Spurs, most would agree. What’s less certain is what Kawhi Leonard’s return from an achy quadricep means for LaMarcus Aldridge, who looks comfortable playing the lead right now without his co-star, yet squirmed to find peace when he had to ride shotgun. The Spurs star could make his season debut on Tuesday (Wednesday, PHL time) against the Mavericks. The Spurs’ season rides on a happy balance between the two and a way to once again lurk as the team that gives the Warriors a severe case of the creeps, more than any other in the West. Despite all the fuss made over Chris Paul joining James Harden in Houston, and the star-infused Thunder in Oklahoma City, it’s the same-old Spurs who spooked Golden State in Game 1 before losing the Western Conference finals. They were also the last non-Warriors team to reach the NBA Finals. And look who’s sitting a bounce pass from the top of the West, despite missing Kawhi all season? That opening playoff game last May against Golden State was a flash point for San Antonio. The series of events that followed managed to put Leonard in a bad place physically, saw Aldridge melt epically the rest of that series and generate trade talk in the off-season, forced a major sit-down/showdown between coach Gregg Popovich and Aldridge and then, out of seemingly nowhere and somewhat surprisingly, a peaceful resolution was reached and wins followed. “As you can see, based on the evidence,” said Aldridge the other day, “everything’s good.” Yes, it appears so. With Kawhi out of the lineup, the Spurs are doing what they usually do, using disciplined basketball to stamp themselves as a contender. Some nights, Aldridge has been a force, ripping double-doubles and looming large in close games. The ball is finding him in a greedy groove; Aldridge is taking almost 17 1/2 shots a game and the Spurs’ No. 2 shooter, Rudy Gay, is getting nine. As a result, his scoring average is up from a year ago, from 17.3 points per game to 22.6 ppg, matching his best production during his peak with the Portland Trail Blazers. Now in his third season with the Spurs, Aldridge has never felt this frisky and once again is leaning on his money maker: the floating 18-foot jumper. Most important, the Spurs are winning because of him, and Popovich is gloating over him. “Are you kidding?” Popovich said. “We’d be in the toilet if it wasn’t for L.A. He’s been a complete basketball player at both ends of the floor, great rebounding, defensively, running the floor, scoring. What’s really been great is his leadership. And him bringing it every night.” It’s a short sample size after 25 games, but Popovich and the Spurs are cautiously encouraged by this. The Spurs veered from their usual draft-and-develop ways when they signed Aldridge to a big free-agent contract three summers ago. Because of that, Aldridge was considered an outsider, someone who wasn’t a true Spur, but who was needed by a team that craved proven talent to remain a contender in the post-Tim Duncan era. But it’s been a learning process for Aldridge, Popovich and the Spurs. He came from the Blazers anxious to break free of a team that began to orbit around Damian Lillard, but wouldn’t you know it, Leonard turned into a superstar almost overnight after Aldridge arrived. The timing was good for the Spurs ... and awkward for Aldridge, who was forced to adjust his game with prodding from Popovich. Aldridge bit his tongue last season when he averaged his lowest point total since his rookie season. When Leonard suffered his ankle sprain against the Warriors, Aldridge suddenly had the burden of carrying the load, and he failed spectacularly for the rest of that series. He averaged just 11.3 points in the final three games and became low hanging fruit for critics. Popovich was asked the other day if Aldridge had to atone for that this season and the coach came to his player’s defense. “I don’t know if the word ‘atone’ is accurate,” Popovich said. “If your leading scorer and also your point guard (Tony Parker, who was also out against the Warriors) isn’t there, then it falls on someone else. If you take away the two top players from any playoff team, it’s probably going to be tough to move on. I don’t think he has anything to atone for.” Still, something wasn’t right; anyone could see that. Aldridge requested a summertime meeting with Popovich and came with demands. On the surface, that might seem a risky strategy, given the coach’s credentials vs. someone without a single title, and Aldridge knew he was walking on eggshells. “I didn’t know how it would go because he’s Gregg Popovich. I didn’t know how he’d take me saying things. I didn’t know what to expect, with me coming at a person a different way but I was very honest and I think he could tell this was maybe different from what he was used to. But I was not disrespectful. I was trying to express how I was feeling and he was very receptive to it. We kept talking and things got better. I was pleasantly surprised.” For anyone who thought one of the game’s greatest coaches didn’t have a humble side, guess again. Popovich said: “We broke bread a few times, talked about it, laughed about it, discussed what we thought needed to happen, and frankly 95 percent of it fell on me because I made an error in trying to change him too much. That might sound odd, but he’d been in the league nine years and there’s one way he plays on the offensive end and feels comfortable with. I tried to turn him into Jack Sikma, told him I was going to teach you how to play on the elbow, go on the wing, face up. It was confusing for him. It really didn’t fit his style of play. I was guilty of over coaching in a sense. “We came to an agreement on what had to happen. Well, on defense, I told him ‘I’m going to get on you like I do everyone else. But on offense, I don’t even want to talk to you. When they double you, kick it. Other than that, you be LaMarcus Aldridge.’ You see the result right now. He’s happy, confident and kicking everybody’s butt.” Every star player’s ego needs a degree of pampering, and Popovich did admit that dealing with Aldridge was different than any player he’s ever had, yet says there’s a reason for that. “When guys like Kawhi and Tony Parker and others came to me, they were young kids. When a guy’s been in a league nine years and is used to doing something and I try to take it away, that’s not right. That wasn’t very wise on my part.” Popovich didn’t pull rank in the meeting with Aldridge and if anything, he put his ego in check, something you see from coaches who haven’t accomplished one-fourth of what he’s done. But Pop has never strayed from the first rule in coaching players, especially the good ones: Keep them happy by any means necessary. “You gotta look at things and make it better as a coach,” he said. “It’s your responsibility. This was mostly me.” Here’s Aldridge this season so far: Back-to-back 33- and-41-point games a few weeks ago, sharper court awareness, better rebounding and passing than a year ago. Aldridge: “I was frustrated. I just wanted to help more and I think he understood that. Now I feel as confident as I was in Portland. I’m definitely being myself and playing my game and not overthinking and not worried about what’s going to happen if I don’t play well. I’m not a face-up guy. I like to have my back to the basket more. Pop’s given me the freedom to be myself again and that has shown itself on the court.” The issue, both say, wasn’t necessary the number of shots, though that was certainly one of the issues. It also was about the spot on the floor, when those shots needed to be taken. Aldridge said he has no problem with Leonard as the core -- he called Kawhi “our main guy” -- but wanted the same amount of comforts within the system. “He’s a go-to guy also,” said Aldridge. “The plan is to have him be the guy he is, and I be who I am now.” And there’s the key word: now. Leonard was bothered by the quad all last season and it didn’t respond quickly to offseason treatment. But now he’s nearly 100 percent and hopes a quick return to the level of last season when he jacked his scoring and finished third in the MVP voting, one spot ahead of LeBron James. Count Parker among the teammates who’ve said the obvious about Aldridge and how the power forward, in Leonard’s absence, has looked All-Star quality. “Everything’s going through him right now and he’s doing a better job knowing when to score and when to pass,” Parker said, “along with reading double teams and playing good defense.” But then Parker, the most senior Spur after Manu Ginobili, stressed that everyone, including Aldridge, must sacrifice for Leonard and not vice-versa, for the sake of the system and ultimately, wins. “When you play for the Spurs you don’t get a lot of big stats,” Parker said. “Now that Kawhi is out, he obviously has the ball more and he’s going to shoot more shots.” Then he added the kicker: “When Kawhi comes back we will share” -- Parker said while smiling -- “like we always do here.” Veteran NBA writer Shaun Powell has worked for newspapers and other publications for more than 25 years. You can e-mail him here or follow him on Twitter. The views on this page do not necessarily reflect the views of the NBA, its clubs or Turner Broadcasting. .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsDec 9th, 2017