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September 16, 2017 7:14 AM ROUNDUP: News in and around Metro Manila (Sept. 16, 2017)

At least 65 persons, including 10 minors, were rounded up by the authorities from the Caloocan police from Thursday night to Friday morning as they intensified the “Oplan Rody” (Rid the Streets of Drunkards and Youth) in the city. Senior Supt. Jemar Modequillo, Caloocan police chief, said the 10 minors were held for violating the 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. curfew 9

September 3, 2017 6:00 PM US library receives donation of Philippine books

The Library of Georgetown University in Washington, DC, was recently enriched with the donation of books published in the Philippines—authored by economist, historian and Inquirer contributor Benito Legarda Jr. Legarda, a former Central Bank deputy governor, has a B.S. in Social Science degree (magna cum laude) from Georgetown. His donation consisted 5

August 4, 2017 8:39 AM Why Robert Mueller's Grand Jury Isn't a Big Deal—Yet

Legal experts warn not to read too much into a report that special counsel Robert Mueller has impaneled a grand jury as part of his probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election. The decision was likely made for practical reasons, such as making it easier to call witnesses to testify, and does not necessarily indicate that the former FBI chief 8

June 21, 2017 10:32 AM The Note: Dems bruised by big-money Georgia loss

The best defense can be your best offense, which is another way of saying that 2018 will be intense and intriguing every step of the way. Georgia Six will go down as a lesson in wasted resources and missed opportunities for Democrats, a stark reminder of party loyalties and of limitations to what even big, big money can accomplish. It also suggests that one highly 11

June 16, 2017 3:21 AM Congressional Baseball Game is played a day after shooting

'Scalise Strong': Congress puts up united front at charity baseball game after shooting Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Porter Ranch) smiled broadly when asked who he thought would win the 56th annual Congressional Baseball Game. The charity game on Thursday night began on a somber note with a prayer and a moment of silence for House Majority Whip Steve Scalise 6

June 14, 2017 11:25 PM Rep. Steve Scalise and three others shot on a Virginia baseball field in apparent act of political violence

A rare act of apparent political violence disrupted one of Washington’s few remaining bipartisan traditions Wednesday when a gunman — believed to be targeting Republicans — wounded House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and three other people as members of Congress took part in an early morning baseball practice for a charity event. Scalise 10

June 14, 2017 10:41 PM House Majority Whip Steve Scalise Injured in Shooting at Congressional Baseball Practice

Aside from the suspect, those shot and hospitalized were House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, Matt Mika, a lobbyist for Tyson Foods and the company's government relations director, Zack Barth, a legislative correspondent for Texas Rep. Roger Williams, who was shot in the leg, and a U.S. Capitol Police Special Agent Crystal Griner, who was shot in the ankle 12

May 8, 2017 1:13 AM EPS for Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (COKE) Expected At $0.00, Bebe Stores (BEBE) SI Increased By 73.37%

Bebe Stores Incorporated (NASDAQ:BEBE) had an increase of 73.37% in short interest. BEBE’s SI was 898,600 shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 73.37% from 518,300 shares previously. With 163,500 avg volume, 6 days are for Bebe Stores Incorporated (NASDAQ:BEBE)’s short sellers to cover BEBE’s short positions. The SI to Bebe Stores Incorporated’s 6

May 4, 2017 10:44 AM Egyptian woman leaves India after losing 325 kilograms in surgery

Egyptian woman Emam Ahmed who was undergoing weight-loss surgery at Mumbai’s Saifee Hospital is carried on a stretcher towards an ambulance on her way to the airport in Mumbai, India, Thursday, May 4, 2017. Emam Ahmed weighed about 500 kilograms when she was flown to Mumbai for treatment in February. (Photo by RAFIQ MAQBOOL / AP) MUMBAI, India — An Egyptian 7

April 26, 2017 9:54 PM Pope Francis to Meet with Christian, Muslim Leaders in Egypt

His visit begins on Friday. It comes just weeks after deadly attacks against the country’s Coptic Christian minority. This will be the second time a leader of the Roman Catholic Church has traveled to Egypt, the most populous Arab country. Earlier this month, two terror attacks targeted Coptic churches in Alexandria, Egypt’s second largest city, and the northern 9