Monster typhoon barrels closer to north PH, China

Typhoon Mangkhut retained its ferocious strength, gained speed and shifted slightly toward more densely populated coastal provinces on Friday as it barreled closer to the northeastern Philippines, where a massive evacuation was underway.

PMCJ on Pres. Duterte’s first SONA

President Duterte said in his State of the Nation Address, that there are “a few concerns” that he wants to “convey to all” so that “these concerns will not dissipate or get lost along the way.”