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WASHINGTON - A Texas nurse infected with Ebola after caring for a Liberian man who died from the disease no longer has the virus, her family said Wednesday.

WASHINGTON - A man jumped the White House fence on Wednesday and was attacked by Secret Service dogs before being arrested, a Secret Service spokesman said.

OTTAWA - Canadian lawmakers locked down inside parliament for up to 10 hours turned to Twitter to send messages to their friends and families letting them know they were safe albeit exhausted.

Sen. Ramon Bong Revilla Jr. arrived at the Sandiganbayan Thursday morning for the continuation of his bail hearing in connection with the alleged P10-billion pork barrel scam.

Amid calls to have US Marine Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton – the suspect in the killing of transgender woman Jeffrey "Jennifer" Laude – placed under Philippine custody, the United States will stick to what the Visiting Forces Agreement says on the matter. "We'll follow the VFA, and the suspect is under US custody," US Ambassador Philip Goldberg said Thursday.

To remember what to do to prevent the entry of the Ebola Virus Disease, a Department of Health official has drawn up an appropriate list with the acronym EBOLA.

  • amcham

    91st AGM Amended Notice and Agenda

    September 23, 2014 • Announcements, Gallery

    MC – 69 September 16, 2014 T O : ALL AMCHAM REGULAR MEMBERS SUBJECT : THE 91st ANNUAL MEETING AND ELECTION OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR 2014-2016 OF THE AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF THE PHILIPPINES, INC. We are pleased to announce our 91st AmCham Annual Meeting and election of Board of Directors for [&hellip...

  • United States Department of Treasury

    IMPORTANT: IRS: It’s Okay to be Clueless (but time is running out)

    July 8, 2014 • Announcements, Gallery, Headlines

    The United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently announced a tax amnesty program for Americans who live and work abroad. On June 18, the agency said that people who come forward and settle their US tax bills now will be liable for back taxes and interest — but will not be charged any penalties. Previously, [&hellip...

  • United States Department of Treasury

    IMPORTANT: IRS to waive penalties for some overseas accounts

    July 8, 2014 • Announcements, Gallery, Headlines

    By STEPHEN OHLEMACHER WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service is offering to waive steep penalties for Americans living abroad who haven’t been paying their U.S. taxes. But there is a catch: You have to be able to show that you didn’t evade U.S. taxes on purpose. American citizens living abroad are required to file [&hellip...

  • United States Department of Treasury

    IMPORTANT: U.S. Taxpayers Residing Outside the United States

    July 8, 2014 • Announcements, Gallery, Headlines

    The following streamlined procedures are referred to as the Streamlined Foreign Offshore Procedures. Eligibility for the Streamlined Foreign Offshore Procedures In addition to having to meet the general eligibility criteria described above, individual U.S. taxpayers, or estates of individual U.S. taxpayers, seeking to use the Streamlined Foreign Offshore Procedures described in this section must:  (1) [&hellip...