Filipino rebel commanders become officials under peace deal

Some of the fiercest Muslim rebel commanders in the southern Philippines are in Manila to be sworn in as administrators of a new Muslim autonomy region in a del
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Amid loss of leaders, unknown militant rises in Philippines

Philippine and US officials say a little-known militant has been named leader of the Islamic State group in the southern Philippines
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Searing testimony heard at Vatican sex abuse summit

Pope Francis has warned bishops that the Catholic faithful are demanding more than just condemnation of clergy sex abuse but concrete action to respond to the s
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Bangladesh sues Manila-based bank in NY over heist

Bangladesh central bank sues Philippine bank in New York court over 2016 heist of $81 million
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Duterte sees bombed church, tells army to crush Abu Sayyaf

President visits bombed cathedral in the southern Philippines and tells his armed forces to crush the extremist group Abu Sayyaf blamed for the attack
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Duterte visits site of fatal bombings, Abu Sayyaf suspected

President Rodrigo Duterte and his top security officials have visited a Catholic cathedral in the southern Philippines where suspected Islamic militants set off
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Duterte to see site of fatal bombings, Abu Sayyaf suspected

Duterte visiting Catholic cathedral in the southern Philippines where suspected Islamic militants set off bombs that killed 20 people
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The Latest: Muslim leader condemns Philippines bombings

The head of the world's largest body of Muslim-majority countries has strongly condemned the bombing of a Catholic church in the Philippines that killed 20 peop
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The Latest: Pope reacts to bombings in Philippines church

Pope Francis is expressing "firmest reproach" for the twin bombings inside the Catholic cathedral in the Philippines that killed at least 20 people, and is call
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20 dead as bombs target Sunday Mass in Philippine cathedral

Two bombs minutes apart have torn through a Roman Catholic cathedral on a southern Philippine island where Muslim militants are active, killing at least 20 peop
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The Latest: Police lower death toll in Philippine bombing

Police say a bombing of a cathedral on a southern Philippine island has killed 20 people, lowering an earlier announced toll that police say was incorrect due t
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27 dead as bombs target Sunday Mass in Philippine cathedral

Two bombs minutes apart have torn through a Roman Catholic cathedral on a southern Philippine island where Muslim militants are active, killing at least 27 peop
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27 dead as bombs hit cathedral in Philippines during Mass

Two bombs minutes apart have torn through a Roman Catholic cathedral on a southern Philippine island where Muslim militants are active, killing at least 27 peop
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The Latest: Philippine church bomb death toll rises to 27

The death toll in the bombing of a cathedral on a southern Philippine island has risen to 27 with 77 others wounded
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Philippine police say death toll in bomb attack on cathedral on restive southern Jolo Island rises to 27 with 77 hurt

Philippine police say death toll in bomb attack on cathedral on restive southern Jolo Island rises to 27 with 77 hurt
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21 dead as bombs target cathedral in southern Philippines

Two bombs have torn through a Roman Catholic cathedral on a southern Philippine island where Muslim militants are active, killing at least 21 people and woundin
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19 dead as bombs target cathedral in southern Philippines

Two bombs have exploded outside a Roman Catholic cathedral on a southern Philippine island where Muslim militants are active, killing at least 19 people and wou
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The Latest: Philippines vows to crush militants after attack

The Philippine government says it will "pursue to the ends of the earth the ruthless perpetrators" behind bomb attacks that killed at least 19 people and wounde
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The Latest: 19 dead, 48 hurt in bomb attack in Philippines

The Philippine national police chief says two bombs that exploded during a Sunday Mass at a cathedral on southern Jolo Island have killed at least 19 people and
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Philippine national police chief says 19 killed, 48 wounded in bomb attack on cathedral in southern Philippines

Philippine national police chief says 19 killed, 48 wounded in bomb attack on cathedral in southern Philippines
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Bombs target cathedral in south Philippines; at least 8 dead

Philippine officials say two bombs have exploded outside a Roman Catholic cathedral on a southern island where Muslim militants are active, killing at least eig
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Philippine officials say 2 bombs explode outside cathedral on southern Jolo Island, killing at least 8 people

Philippine officials say 2 bombs explode outside cathedral on southern Jolo Island, killing at least 8 people
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Filipino Muslims approve new autonomous region in referendum

Muslims in the southern Philippines have overwhelmingly approved in a referendum the creation of a new autonomous region
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Filipino Muslims vote on autonomy after long peace effort

Muslims in the southern Philippines are voting in a referendum on a new autonomous region that seeks to end nearly half a century of unrest
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