The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) has noted a significant rise in the number of drug trafficking incidents involving foreign express delivery and domestic courier services in 2018.
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After catastrophic wildfires in southern California late last year, the Israeli startup Watergen sent in its devices which pull clean water out of the atmosphere for firefighters and relief workers.
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Nancy Pelosi is once again Washington's most powerful woman, poised to reclaim the US House speaker's gavel Thursday as opponent-in-chief to an impulsive and unpredictable president.
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Two Catholic school nuns in California have admitted to embezzling about $500,000, and using the funds over the years for travel and gambling in Las Vegas, their order said on Monday.
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The Chinese Communist Party has faced and crushed a myriad of dissidents over its decades-long rule, from pro-democracy reformers to human rights advocates and outspoken religious leaders.
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Facebook on Tuesday said it shut down more accounts aimed at influencing the US midterm election and that it is exploring a possible link to Russia.
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Malacanang on Friday offered sympathy to the families of those who were killed in Wednesday's mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California.
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As one of the world's richest men and most active philanthropists, Bill Gates usually has his hands full. Just not with poop.
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A California high school teacher is facing charges for punching a pupil who had hurled racial slurs at him, in an incident that many students and staff say was justified.
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The US Air Force has found itself in a brewing scandal after it emerged that the service has been spending more than $1,000 to replace high tech coffee cups with fragile handles.
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The two children of alleged pork barrel scam brains Janet Lim Napoles has asked the Sandiganbayan 3rd Division to allow them to travel to United States to face indictment over money laundering charges.
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The US administration called Tuesday for public comments on a "new approach to consumer data privacy" that could trigger fresh regulations of internet companies.
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Former US president Barack Obama on Saturday urged voters to mobilize and return control of Congress to Democrats as he denounced what he said was the "politics of fear" dividing the country.
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A businesswoman at the centre of a massive Manila corruption scandal has been charged in the US with laundering about $20 million allegedly pilfered from the Philippine state, prosecutors said, adding they would seek her extradition.
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Kendrick Lamar, the US music star and Pulitzer prize winner, halted a recent gig to call out a white fan for rapping the "n-word" from his own lyrics.
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San Diego County has joined what US President Donald Trump called on Wednesday a "revolution" against "sanctuary" laws in California that protect undocumented migrants.
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The Office of the Ombudsman has urged the anti-graft court, Sandiganbayan, to compel former Senator Jinggoy Estrada to show cause on why he should not be cited in contempt of court for submitting an alleged bogus invitation letter for a…