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Nine Killed in Bomb Blast in Philippines

Philippine police say at least nine people were killed Tuesday and more than 20 others wounded when a powerful blast ripped through a commuter bus in the southern Philippines.   Officials say the explosion occurred as a bus operated by the Rural Transit company passed a university in the town of Maramag on the strife-torn island of Mindanao. The blast sent shrapnel and debris flying through the vehicle. Many of the victims were students. Investigators are trying to determine...

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