MASINLOC, Zambales (UPDATE) - The town of Masinloc in Zambales is home to fishermen who have ventured out to Scarborough Shoal for generations. But these days, many fishermen are more likely to be found on the streets instead of their boats. Any fishing is done in nearby waters where the catch is sparse.
MANILA (UPDATED) - Alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles is likely enjoying the attention being given to her lists of government officials and other people who allegedly benefited from the scheme, according to the lawyer of key whistleblower Benhur Luy.
MANILA - Senator Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. on Tuesday raised the possibility that the Philippines was placed on a losing end of the bargain when it signed the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) with the United States.
MANILA - Budget Secretary Florencio "Butch" Abad on Tuesday denied having dealt with alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles after he was named by former Senator Panfilo "Ping" Lacson as one of the government officials allegedly included in the businesswoman's list.
Ibinulgar ni dating senador at ngayo'y Presidential Assistant for Rehabilitation and Recovery Panfilo Lacson ang ilan sa mga opisyal na kasama sa listahan ng mga diumano'y nakinabang sa pork barrel scam.