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Retired US Marine murdered by gunmen while driving with his wife

Police are investigating the murder of a retired US marine who was shot while driving in Biliran town, in the Eastern Visayas Region, on Friday afternoon. Provincial police chief Lito Bigoy said investigators were seeking to establish the identities of two men who gunned down Harvey Abrams, aged 74, who lived in…


Canadian faces court for online exploitation of Filipino children

A Canadian man is facing 19 child pornography charges relating to online activity with youngsters in the Philippines and Romania. Philip Michael Chicoine, aged 27 and from Saskatoon, is accused of making, accessing, possessing and distributing child pornography, child luring, making child porn available and agreeing to commit a sexual…




Second partner-in-crime of vile child abuser Peter Scully behind bars

A second female accomplice of Australian child abuser Peter Scully — who played a role in filming young girls being tortured and killed — has been arrested. Ma. Dorothea Chi y Chia helped Scully recruit children for so-called “cybersex” videos, in which children were raped, tortured and even murdered on camera. She…