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Senate to discuss fraud case with Metrobank, AMLC, BSP

Senate to discuss fraud case with Metrobank, AMLC, BSP

Senator Francis Escudero says his committee will review if there is a need to launch a Senate probe into the P900-million internal fraud at Metrobank

CALLED TO EXPLAIN. Metrobank, BSP, and AMLC will need to update the Senate on their …

by July 26, 2017 0 comments News
Premier League’s missing men: where have all the Scottish managers gone?

Premier League’s missing men: where have all the Scottish managers gone?

It was a high point at the most curious of times. In 2011, long after Scotland’s national team had slid away from finals participation and its players had been revered in the English top flight, a mini coaching phenomenon was …

by July 25, 2017 0 comments News
In seizing control over the Supreme Court, Poland’s authoritarian rulers consolidate power

In seizing control over the Supreme Court, Poland’s authoritarian rulers consolidate power

Protests are boiling over across Poland after the ruling Law and Justice party (PiS) passed legislation that would allow the government to force the country’s judges, all the way up to the Supreme Court, to retire, allowing them to appoint …

by July 24, 2017 0 comments Tech
The Latest: Trump calls aircraft carrier a symbol of power

The Latest: Trump calls aircraft carrier a symbol of power

President Donald Trump, joined by Ships Captain Rick McCormack, right, walks to the podium to speak during the the commissioning ceremony of the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) at Naval Station Norfolk, Va., Saturday, July, 22, 2017. …

by July 23, 2017 0 comments Finance
Trump surrogates channel Clinton administration in attacking the special investigation into Russian meddling

Trump surrogates channel Clinton administration in attacking the special investigation into Russian meddling

Newt Gingrich during a July 20, 2017 interview on the Fox News Channel program "Hannity."

(Credit: Photo via screenshot)

In an effort to push back against the special investigation into Russia’s attempts to interfere in the 2016 election, President Donald …

by July 22, 2017 0 comments News
Trump Aides, Seeking Leverage, Investigate Mueller’s Investigators

Trump Aides, Seeking Leverage, Investigate Mueller’s Investigators

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s lawyers and aides are scouring the professional and political backgrounds of investigators hired by the special counsel Robert S. Mueller III, looking for conflicts of interest they could use to discredit the investigation — or even …

by July 21, 2017 0 comments News
Watch all of the panels from TC Sessions: Robotics right here

Watch all of the panels from TC Sessions: Robotics right here

The robotics industry is at an important crossroads. As machines play an increasingly important role in our work and home lives, a lot of difficult questions will need to be addressed, from proposed AI regulation, to automation-related job loss, to …

by July 21, 2017 0 comments Tech
Donald Trump, John McCain, Golf: Your Thursday Briefing

Donald Trump, John McCain, Golf: Your Thursday Briefing

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Good morning.

Here’s what you need to know:

• President Trump said he never would have appointed Attorney General Jeff Sessions had he known Mr. Sessions would recuse himself from …

by July 20, 2017 0 comments Finance
Is parole the next chapter in the never-ending, and ever-fascinating, saga of O.J. Simpson?

Is parole the next chapter in the never-ending, and ever-fascinating, saga of O.J. Simpson?

California Highway Patrol cars pursue the white Bronco driven by Al Cowlings as O.J. Simpson hides in the back of the vehicle on June 17, 1994. (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)

It was justice. It was a legal …

by July 20, 2017 0 comments Finance
The troubling US post-prison experiment to ‘rehabilitate’ an ISIS supporter

The troubling US post-prison experiment to ‘rehabilitate’ an ISIS supporter

Abdullahi Yusuf, who was caught at the airport on his way to join ISIS, is the first American in the terrorist "rehabilitation" program.

When a young man from Minnesota’s Somali community who admitted trying to join ISIS appeared for sentencing …

by July 19, 2017 0 comments News