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A US congressional report suggests that the federal government is not competent enough to tackle a nuclear terrorist attack or a large-scale natural catastrophe. According to the Washington Times,...
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2014/12/20 13:53
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A congressional inquiry has found that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) used flawed methods to investigate the anthrax attacks of 2001 that killed five people and sickened 17 others. The...
2014/12/20 10:02
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Army has finished its investigation into how and why Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl disappeared from his base in Afghanistan and senior Pentagon leaders have been briefed, including...
2014/12/20 03:32
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The FBI used flawed scientific methods to investigate the 2001 anthrax attacks that killed five people and sickened 17 others, federal auditors said Friday in a report sure to fuel skepticism over the...
2014/12/20 01:14
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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is out of control when it comes to paying overtime. A Government Accountability Office study finds that DHS wastes as much as a half-a-billion dollars on...
2014/12/19 22:39
2014/12/19 22:39
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A Government Accountability Office study finds that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security wastes as much as a $500 million, or half-a-billion dollars, on overtime every year. According to the GAO,...
2014/12/19 21:05
2014/12/19 21:05
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Eisenhower was also right when he warned at the opening of his presidency about the danger posed by the bloating of military budgets. "Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket...
2014/12/19 20:17
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Teen Gets 12 Years for Kidnapping Elderly WomanTeen Gets 12 Years for Kidnapping Elderly Woman The last of four teenagers charged in the kidnapping of an 89-year-old Sussex County, Del. woman who was...
2014/12/19 19:48
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... report from the Government Accountability Office found that the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) failed to adequately document past disaster response efforts (including after...
2014/12/19 16:57
2014/12/19 16:57
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WASHINGTON (CNN) — The North Korean hack of Sony Pictures that unleashed proprietary information, leaked embarrassing emails and brought the multi-billion dollar company’s operations to its knees was...
2014/12/19 03:08
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The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs provides inconsistent treatment to veterans with depression and may be underestimating the number of vets who suffer from the condition, according to a...
2014/12/18 18:44
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The Internal Revenue Service has decreased its oversight of charities in recent years due to budget cuts and political pressure. A new report from the Government Accountability Office found that over...
2014/12/18 15:32
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With its budget falling and its workforce shrinking, the Internal Revenue Service lacks the resources to go after suspect charities or sufficiently assist state regulators of nonprofits, the Tampa Bay...
2014/12/18 14:18
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Cheyney's student body has shrunk by two-thirds, to about 1,000, since its 1983 peak, and its four-year graduation rate is just 9 percent. A quarter of students never receive a degree, and student...
2014/12/18 13:33
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Thanks to state and federal grants, public colleges and universities have historically been the most economical way to get a good education in the United States. But little by little, through funding...
2014/12/18 07:50
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Fed eyes audit push as key political challenge in 2015 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Reserve is lobbying to stem a rising threat to its independence as the "Audit the Fed" movement, once...
2014/12/18 04:06
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The Athens County Commissioners have scheduled a public meeting regarding a proposal for a third oil and gas hydraulic fracturing waste injection well in eastern Athens County. The Torch-area well is...
2014/12/17 16:21
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President Barack Obama on Tuesday signed into law legislation that will allow trustees of financially distressed multiemployer pension plans to cut participants' benefits to prevent the plans from...
2014/12/17 16:03
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New frontiers in space exploration Across the Ideological UniverseRepublicans and Democrats agree about one thing: very expensive space flight. Rockets, satellites, and spaceships on display at the...
2014/12/17 15:19
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Forty years after the first flight of the F-16 prototype, the Air Forces worldwide are increasingly counting on the F-35 to replace the planes they're flying today. However, with F-35 being 7 years...
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