Vergel Bico

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Death toll mounts for journalists in Philippines

September 5, 2013 1:11 PM ET

Another Philippine journalist was killed in a drive-by shooting on Wednesday, bringing to at least six the total slain in the country this year. In none of the cases have police determined whether they were killed because of their work...

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Vergel Bico

September 4, 2013 5:30 PM ET

Bico, 41, an editor for the regional weekly tabloid newspaper Kalahi, was shot twice in the head while riding his motorcycle at around 4 p.m. in Calapan City in Mindoro Oriental province, about 75 miles (120 kilometers) south of Manila,...

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