Police, traffic build up along Commonwealth Ave.
Armed with shields and truncheons, security police stand by as traffic builds up along Commonwealth Avenue near the Batasang Pambansa in Quezon City on Monday, July 27. Hundreds of people are expected to converge on the site for President Benigno Aquino III's last State of the Nation Address. Roy Lozano
Small plane crashes in Tokyo suburb, killing 3
Firefighters remove wreckage and debris at the site where a light plane went down in a residential area and burst into flames, in Chofu, outskirt of Tokyo, July 26, 2015. Three people were killed when a small airplane crashed into a residential area of the Japanese capital, Tokyo, on Sunday, public broadcaster NHK reported, setting fire to houses and cars. REUTERS/Yuya Shino
Bobbi Kristina Brown, 22
Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of the late singer Whitney Houston, poses at the premiere of "Sparkle" in Hollywood, California in this file photo from August 16, 2012. Brown, aged 22, died July 26, 2015, according to media reports. She had been hospitalized for six months, after being found unconscious in a bathtub at her home in Roswell, Georgia. REUTERS/Fred Prouser/Files
Gender-neutral toilets eyed in 41 airports
The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) will construct such restrooms in 41 commercial airports starting this month, as part of the aviation authority's gender awareness development program. The CAAP will build the first gender-neutral restrooms at its central office and at passenger terminal buildings in Busuanga, Butuan, Calbayog, Cauyan, Dipolog, Legaspi, Masbate, Naga, Pagadian, Puerto Princesa and Tuguegarao.
Internet access is a stroll in the park
A visitor to Luneta park uses her laptop to access the government's free Wi-Fi service on Saturday, July 25. Deployed by the Department of Science and Technology, service aims to provide basic free Internet access to low-income municipalities nationwide. Danny Pata
Senators Nancy Binay and Loren Legarda at SONA Day 2015
Senators Nancy Binay and Loren Legarda don Filipiniana attire for the opening of the Senate session on Monday, July 27, 2015, hours before Pres. Benigno Aquino III's State of the Nation Address at Batasang Pambansa. Binay wears a gown by Randy Ortiz while Legarda picks a tapis from her textile collection to wear over her all-black ensemble. Amita Legaspi
Election fever starting to brew in QC?
Tarpaulins apparently referring to Senator Grace Poe can now be seen along Visayas Avenue in Quezon City on Friday, May 15. What's noticeable though is the small letter 'e' was covered by yellow paint. People are asking, is this related to Eleksyon 2016? Sherrie Ann Torres