Metro-Manila

7-year-old girl dies from stray bullet

MANILA, Philippines (3rd UPDATE) - A seven-year-old girl who slipped into a coma after being hit by a stray bullet on New Year's Eve has died, a doctor at the East Avenue Medical Center said Wednesday.

DOH wants to limit sales of firecrackers

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) wants to limit sales of firecrackers in an effort to further curb the number of firecracker-related injuries in the New Year celebration.

Girl hit by stray bullet in critical condition

A seven-year-old girl remains in critical condition at the East Avenue Medical Center after a stray bullet hit her on the head on New Year's Eve.

Cops caught squabbling over seized fireworks

MANILA, Philippines – Several police officers are in hot water after they were caught on video squabbling over who would take home illegal fireworks that were confiscated last Saturday.

Suspect in fatal shooting of 5-yr-old boy arrested

MANILA, Philippines -- The suspect in the fatal shooting of a five-year-old boy in Mandaluyong City was arrested on Tuesday night, police said.

Stray bullet kills 5-year-old

Isang batang babae ang agawbuhay ngayon sa ospital. Isang batang lalaki naman ang namatay matapos tamaan ng bala mula sa sumpak.

QC Circle extends New Year celebrations

Dagsa pa rin ang mga tao sa Quezon City Memorial Circle para ituloy ang pagdiriwang ng Bagong Taon. Marami sa kanila, magdamag nang nag e enjoy sa samut saring atraksyon doon kasama ang pamilya. At live mula sa Quezon City Memorial Circle, magbaBandila si Jasmin Romero. Bandila, Enero 1, 2013

Fabella Hospital welcomes ‘New Year baby’

Isang masuwerteng sanggol ang isinilang eksaktong alas-12 ng hatinggabi, kasabay ng paghihiwalay ng taon, sa Fabella Hospital sa Maynila.