• 2nd tranche of pay hike for cops, soldiers out this year: Diokno

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    Uniformed personnel would have to wait until 2018 before President Duterte's promise to double their take-home pay could be realized, Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno disclosed on Tuesday. "I have actually submitted to the Office of the President a copy of the bill and this would only require (a) joint resolution from both the Senate and the House", Diokno said.
  • Speak Up: What did Russians really reveal?

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    Prior to yesterday's amendment, the application of the cybersecurity sanctions regime was limited to cyber-enabled activities with the objective or effect of (i) significantly harming or compromising critical infrastructure; (ii) misappropriating funds or economic resources, trade secrets, personal identifiers, or financial information for commercial or competitive advantage or private financial gain; (iii) knowingly receiving or using trade secrets that were stolen by cyber-enabled means ...
  • Police Investigating 81-Year-Old Woman's Homicide

    Police Investigating 81-Year-Old Woman's Homicide

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    Her body was found by a friend who had gone to her home to check on her at the request of relatives from out of state, according to police. A Bennington County Sheriff's Department deputy was in the area and was dispatched to the scene and confirmed that the person, preliminarily identified as Jones, was indeed deceased.
  • Parkash Badal welcomes Punjab polls announcement

    Parkash Badal welcomes Punjab polls announcement

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    In a statement issued here on Wednesday, the chief minister said that Punjabis have always upheld the lofty ideals and hoped that the glorious tradition would be maintained this time too. Badal arrived here on a chartered flight along with his son and deputy chief minister of Punjab Sukhbir Singh Badal and daughter-in-law and Union food processing minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal.
  • Driver in fatal hit-and-run faces new charges

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    He had previously been facing a charge of leaving the scene of an accident involving a serious injury. Varsam had already been arrested on Monday after authorities tracked him down. Varsam's driving record shows one traffic conviction, for driving a auto with a registration that's been expired more than six months. He paid a $116 fine.
  • Subaru WRX Gets a Light Refresh, Still No Hatch

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    The power steering was also revised to make it smoother and more natural. The WRX Premium's Performance Package also gets rid of the moonroof for reduced weight and a lower center of gravity, and, crucially, red-painted brake calipers. The older 4.3-inch screen in the dash has also been replaced by a 5.9-in unit. WRX Limited models have been treated to a power driver's lumbar adjustment while WRX Premium models gain a new 7-inch multimedia display.
  • Led Military Coalition in Iraq Doubles Size of Advisor Corps

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    The radical Sunni group regards Shiites as heretics. Anbar is a largely desert area that borders Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Syria. Security in reconquered areas remains precarious and jihadists continue to move across the province. The next target of the worldwide coalition against Daesh would be its so-called Syrian capital of al-Raqqa, Hollande said, vowing that France would play its part in both countries.
  • Lyle Menendez who murdered parents with brother Erik breaks silence

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    Lyle, left, and Erik Menendez leave the courtroom in Santa Monica, Calif., in this August 6, 1990 file photo. The brothers were found guilty of slaying their wealthy parents at their Beverly Hills mansion in 1989. Saccoman admitted that despite circumstances, her relationship with Erik was something she had always wanted. "It's something that I've dreamed about for a long time.