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Canon City Daily Record
Former DOC officer accused of excessive forceof Lovett's left ankle and placed him on the ground in an attempt to gain compl
Former DOC officer accused of excessive force
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 7 hours ago
of Lovett's left ankle and placed him on the ground in an attempt to gain compliance," Martinez wrote in his report. Office of the Inspector General Chief Investigator Alex Wold, upon reviewing video of the incident, found no evidence that... Read more
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MLive.com
Feds also investigating spike in Detroit demolition costsin February. Duggan said he believes the city's demolition strategy will stand
Feds also investigating spike in Detroit demolition costs
MLive.com / Posted 12 hours ago
in February. Duggan said he believes the city's demolition strategy will stand up to federal scrutiny. The Detroit Office of the Inspector General, an office created by the 2012 City Charter to root out waste and fraud, began conducting its... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Tomah VA whistleblower calls out Feingold for not responding to problems at facility in 2009Honl, a former Tomah VA employee who filed a complaint about the opiate prescri
Tomah VA whistleblower calls out Feingold for not responding to problems at facility in 2009
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 16 hours ago
Honl, a former Tomah VA employee who filed a complaint about the opiate prescription problem and other issues with the Office of the Inspector General for U.S. Veterans Affairs in September 2014, is featured prominently in the ad. Honl... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Jail didn't save video footage showing cell of man who diedHow is he being treated?" Taylor and the jail's internal investigators were th
Jail didn't save video footage showing cell of man who died
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
How is he being treated?" Taylor and the jail's internal investigators were the only ones who viewed the video. It was not seen by outside agencies like the Office of the Inspector General, which also conducted an investigation into Mitchell's dea... Read more
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ABC News
Jail Didn't Save Video Footage Showing Cell of Man Who DiedHow is he being treated?" Taylor and the jail's internal investigators were th
Jail Didn't Save Video Footage Showing Cell of Man Who Died
ABC News / Posted yesterday
How is he being treated?" Taylor and the jail's internal investigators were the only ones who viewed the video. It was not seen by outside agencies like the Office of the Inspector General, which also conducted an investigation into Mitchell's dea... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abductors of Nigerian Minister Demand N200 Million Ransomapprehended. "The Command detectives are also presently working with other sec
Abductors of Nigerian Minister Demand N200 Million Ransom
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
apprehended. "The Command detectives are also presently working with other security agencies and special teams from the office of the Inspector General of Police, Force Headquarters, Abuja to recue Senator Iyabo Anisulowo without delay," the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texas woman accused of lying that DEA agent corruptin federal prison and a possible $250,000 fine if convicted. The case was inve
Texas woman accused of lying that DEA agent corrupt
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
in federal prison and a possible $250,000 fine if convicted. The case was investigated by the Department of Justice's Office of the Inspector General, according to a news release. In an unrelated case, former DEA agent Carl Force was... Read more
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The Hill
Oversight leaders to probe Social Security defensesafter a November audit found security weakness to be a “significant deficiency”
Oversight leaders to probe Social Security defenses
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
after a November audit found security weakness to be a “significant deficiency” at the agency. ADVERTISEMENT The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) report — conducted by an independent auditor — will “help the committee evaluate the... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat frauda dozen principals and an administrator. Transition Manager Steven Rhodes sign
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat fraud
News 10 WILX / Posted 3 days ago
a dozen principals and an administrator. Transition Manager Steven Rhodes signed an order last week re-establishing the Office of the Inspector General. Rhodes' predecessor, emergency manager Darnell Earley, closed the office last... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat fraudreports (http://on.freep.com/24oHEZM ) retired federal judge Steven Rhodes sign
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat fraud
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
reports (http://on.freep.com/24oHEZM ) retired federal judge Steven Rhodes signed an order last week re-establishing the Office of the Inspector General. Rhodes' predecessor, emergency manager Darnell Earley, closed the office last... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat fraudreports (http://on.freep.com/24oHEZM ) retired federal judge Steven Rhodes sign
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat fraud
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
reports (http://on.freep.com/24oHEZM ) retired federal judge Steven Rhodes signed an order last week re-establishing the Office of the Inspector General. Rhodes' predecessor, emergency manager Darnell Earley, closed the office last... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat fraudreports (http://on.freep.com/24oHEZM ) retired federal judge Steven Rhodes sign
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat fraud
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
reports (http://on.freep.com/24oHEZM ) retired federal judge Steven Rhodes signed an order last week re-establishing the Office of the Inspector General. Rhodes' predecessor, emergency manager Darnell Earley, closed the office last... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat fraudreports (http://on.freep.com/24oHEZM ) retired federal judge Steven Rhodes sign
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat fraud
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
reports (http://on.freep.com/24oHEZM ) retired federal judge Steven Rhodes signed an order last week re-establishing the Office of the Inspector General. Rhodes' predecessor, emergency manager Darnell Earley, closed the office last... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat fraudreports (http://on.freep.com/24oHEZM ) retired federal judge Steven Rhodes sign
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat fraud
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 3 days ago
reports (http://on.freep.com/24oHEZM ) retired federal judge Steven Rhodes signed an order last week re-establishing the Office of the Inspector General. Rhodes' predecessor, emergency manager Darnell Earley, closed the office last... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat fraudreports (http://on.freep.com/24oHEZM ) retired federal judge Steven Rhodes sign
Detroit schools again get inspector general to combat fraud
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 3 days ago
reports (http://on.freep.com/24oHEZM ) retired federal judge Steven Rhodes signed an order last week re-establishing the Office of the Inspector General. Rhodes' predecessor, emergency manager Darnell Earley, closed the office last... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit Public Schools brings back inspector general to combat fraudstunning federal corruption case involving a dozen principals. Steven Rhodes s
Detroit Public Schools brings back inspector general to combat fraud
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
stunning federal corruption case involving a dozen principals. Steven Rhodes signed an order last week re-establishing the Office of the Inspector General. Rhodes' predecessor, Darnell Earley, closed the office last year. Inspector General... Read more
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The Advocate
Star DEA agent finds himself at center of sprawling probe as drug task force comes under scrutinyinto the task force led by Scott that involves both the agency’s Office of Prof
Star DEA agent finds himself at center of sprawling probe as drug task force comes under scrutiny
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
into the task force led by Scott that involves both the agency’s Office of Professional Responsibility and the Office of the Inspector General. Internal investigators have been working intensively at the DEA’s New Orleans Field... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
BLM plans 
meeting on
 coal agendain January following concerns about the federal coal program raised by the Gove
BLM plans 
meeting on
 coal agenda
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
in January following concerns about the federal coal program raised by the Government Accountability Office and Interior’s Office of the Inspector General, members of Congress and others. It comes as the industry is struggling locally and... Read more
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Aliran Online
Dire need for institutional reforms, says Hakamto the Yang di-Pertuan Agong must be limited to making recommendations proposed
Dire need for institutional reforms, says Hakam
Aliran Online / Posted 6 days ago
to the Yang di-Pertuan Agong must be limited to making recommendations proposed by this commission; Establishing the office of the inspector general of police (IGP) as an independent and accountable body that is answerable to the Malaysian... Read more
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NBC News
Report: Six AmeriCorps Volunteers Broke Law, Helped Women Get Abortionsabortions, according to a report summary released Tuesday by the Corporation fo
Report: Six AmeriCorps Volunteers Broke Law, Helped Women Get Abortions
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
abortions, according to a report summary released Tuesday by the Corporation for National and Community Service agency's Office of the Inspector General. The National Association of Community Health Centers — a grantee of the independent federal... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Mounting number of victims in VA hospital sex abuse scandalof every single Veteran patient. Due to the on-going legal status of this case,
Mounting number of victims in VA hospital sex abuse scandal
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
of every single Veteran patient. Due to the on-going legal status of this case, we must direct further inquiries to the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) Public Relations office in Washington D.C. at (202)... Read more
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The Advocate
Jazz Fest inspires renewed backlash in fight over Airbnb, other short-term rentalsreleased its evaluation of the work of two independent city investigative agenc
Jazz Fest inspires renewed backlash in fight over Airbnb, other short-term rentals
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
released its evaluation of the work of two independent city investigative agencies last week, offering high praise for the Office of the Inspector General and a mixed review for the Office of the Independent Police Monitor.The city ordinance... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Family land stays with familystatement from Postal Service spokesman Ernie Swanson, who wrote in an email th
Family land stays with family
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 10 days ago
statement from Postal Service spokesman Ernie Swanson, who wrote in an email that an investigation has been launched by the Office of the Inspector General "based on the most recent court decision." For Velarde's part, she said it was an honor to... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
R2K welcomes Pariament's decision on Inspector General of IntelligenceR2K campaign lauded the decision. "We have fought hard against the appointment
R2K welcomes Pariament's decision on Inspector General of Intelligence
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
R2K campaign lauded the decision. "We have fought hard against the appointment of Mr Burgess, whom we deem not fit for the Office of the Inspector General because of his past conduct as the chairperson of the Joint Standing Committee on... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Reform EB-5 or end itvulnerabilities and questioned its economic impact. Separate reports from DHS�s
Reform EB-5 or end it
Rutland Herald / Posted 12 days ago
vulnerabilities and questioned its economic impact. Separate reports from DHS�s Office of Intelligence and Analysis and Office of the Inspector General highlighted additional issues. DHS does deserve credit for making administrative improvements... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Suwannee correctional officer arrestedsaid Wednesday. Agents began investigating Lindblade earlier this month at the
Suwannee correctional officer arrested
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 12 days ago
said Wednesday. Agents began investigating Lindblade earlier this month at the request of the Department of Corrections Office of the Inspector General, FDLE said. Investigators said they discovered that Lindblade was purchasing cigarettes, K2... Read more
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The Hill
Republicans on the offensive over timing of FCC finewas in no way related to the timing of the vote on the program modernization,”
Republicans on the offensive over timing of FCC fine
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
was in no way related to the timing of the vote on the program modernization,” said Kim Hart, and agency spokesperson. “The Office of the Inspector General requested the investigation not be made public before April 1.” She said that investigators... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Preventing the Illegal Sale of 'Ticafrani' in Côte d'IvoireThe Office of the Inspector General of the Global Fund, in partnership with the
Preventing the Illegal Sale of 'Ticafrani' in Côte d'Ivoire
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The Office of the Inspector General of the Global Fund, in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Public Hygiene of Côte d'Ivoire, have announced today the launch of an anti-corruption campaign called "J'en parle maintenant !" ("I Speak Out Now... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Secret Service Fast Factsis the lead agency coordinating security for Pope Francis' trip to the United S
Secret Service Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 14 days ago
is the lead agency coordinating security for Pope Francis' trip to the United States. September 25, 2015 - The DHS's Office of the Inspector General releases a memorandum revealing that Secret Service employees improperly accessed the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Are There Any Smart Social Security Strategies Left?Image: SSA Office of the Inspector General. Social Security has been in the ne
Are There Any Smart Social Security Strategies Left?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
Image: SSA Office of the Inspector General. Social Security has been in the news lately for a number of reasons, but the most immediate involves the looming elimination of the file-and-suspend strategy at the end of April. With recent law changes... Read more
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The Advocate
HUD audit faults city-parish’s accounting for use of $2.2 million in federal fundsrather than thievery, seems to be the problem with the local office, said audit
HUD audit faults city-parish’s accounting for use of $2.2 million in federal funds
The Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
rather than thievery, seems to be the problem with the local office, said auditor Jerry Kirkland, of HUD’s Office of the Inspector General. “It’s really about being sloppy, not keeping records, not knowing how to do something,” he... Read more
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The Advocate
HUD audit faults city-parish’s accounting for use of $2.2 million in federal fundsrather than thievery, seems to be the problem with the local office, said audit
HUD audit faults city-parish’s accounting for use of $2.2 million in federal funds
The Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
rather than thievery, seems to be the problem with the local office, said auditor Jerry Kirkland, ofHUD’s Office of the Inspector General. “It’s really about being sloppy, not keeping records, not knowing how to do something,” he... Read more
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The Advocate
HUD audit faults city-parish’s accounting for use of $2.2 million in federal fundsrather than thievery, seems to be the problem with the local office, said audit
HUD audit faults city-parish’s accounting for use of $2.2 million in federal funds
The Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
rather than thievery, seems to be the problem with the local office, said auditor Jerry Kirkland, with HUD’s Office of the Inspector General. “It’s really about being sloppy, not keeping records, not knowing how to do something,” he... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville man indicted using dead mother's debit card and benefits after she was buried in yardand use written checks” fraudulently signed. This case was investigated by mul
Jacksonville man indicted using dead mother's debit card and benefits after she was buried in yard
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
and use written checks” fraudulently signed. This case was investigated by multiple agencies including the Social Security Administration, Office of the Inspector General, Secret Service and Clay County Sheriff’s Office. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Medical Center to pay $1.1m for Medicare, Medicaid fraudthe presurgical services billing, the US Attorney’s office said. The hospital c
Boston Medical Center to pay $1.1m for Medicare, Medicaid fraud
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
the presurgical services billing, the US Attorney’s office said. The hospital cooperated with the Department of Justice, Office of the Inspector General, and the US Department of Health and Human Services to resolve the remaining... Read more
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WALB Albany
Valdosta dentist indicted for healthcare fraudcase was investigated by the Georgia Medicaid Fraud Control Unit. Members of Ge
Valdosta dentist indicted for healthcare fraud
WALB Albany / Posted 18 days ago
case was investigated by the Georgia Medicaid Fraud Control Unit. Members of Georgia's Department of Community Health -Office of the Inspector General and the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts also made substantial contributions to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transparency On Development Aid Saves Livesthe Global Fund has one of the most robust independent auditing systems of any
Transparency On Development Aid Saves Lives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
the Global Fund has one of the most robust independent auditing systems of any multilateral institution. An independent Office of the Inspector General conducts audits and investigations on grants. All audits and investigations by the Office of... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Surgery Center Quality Will Soon Be Open To Public Scrutinyhospitals and ASCs." Also coming under scrutiny is how the Medicare agency mon
Surgery Center Quality Will Soon Be Open To Public Scrutiny
KPBS San Diego / Posted 18 days ago
hospitals and ASCs." Also coming under scrutiny is how the Medicare agency monitors quality in the surgery centers. The Office of the Inspector General in the Department of Health and Human Services thinks the issue is so important that it... Read more
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The News & Observer
Fraud inquiry continues into Eric Leak, former NC State football playeroffice were involved in the search of the Leaks’ townhouse in Raleigh. Last wee
Fraud inquiry continues into Eric Leak, former NC State football player
The News & Observer / Posted 19 days ago
office were involved in the search of the Leaks’ townhouse in Raleigh. Last week, agents from the Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General again searched the townhouse. Leak, 37, has an 8,200-square-foot house on Stone Kirk Drive... Read more
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Countryside Suburban Life
Willow Springs Police Department misuses more than $800,000, audit findsAn audit by the U.S. Department of Justice's Office of the Inspector General re
Willow Springs Police Department misuses more than $800,000, audit finds
Countryside Suburban Life / Posted 20 days ago
An audit by the U.S. Department of Justice's Office of the Inspector General released in March found the department misspent money that was a part of the equitable sharing program from May 1, 2012, and April 30, 2015. After the completion of an... Read more
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La Grange Suburban Life
Willow Springs Police Department misspends more than $800,000, audit findsAn audit by the U.S. Department of Justice's Office of the Inspector General re
Willow Springs Police Department misspends more than $800,000, audit finds
La Grange Suburban Life / Posted 20 days ago
An audit by the U.S. Department of Justice's Office of the Inspector General released in March found the department misspent money that was a part of the equitable sharing program from May 1, 2012, and April 30, 2015. After the completion of an... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
We now have details on Goldman Sachs' $5 billion legal settlementCalifornia investigated Goldman’s conduct in connection with RMBS, with the sup
We now have details on Goldman Sachs' $5 billion legal settlement
Stamford Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
California investigated Goldman’s conduct in connection with RMBS, with the support of the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s Office of the Inspector General (FHFA-OIG) and the Office of the Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief... Read more
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Connecticut Post
We now have details on Goldman Sachs' $5 billion legal settlementCalifornia investigated Goldman’s conduct in connection with RMBS, with the sup
We now have details on Goldman Sachs' $5 billion legal settlement
Connecticut Post / Posted 21 days ago
California investigated Goldman’s conduct in connection with RMBS, with the support of the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s Office of the Inspector General (FHFA-OIG) and the Office of the Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
We now have details on Goldman Sachs' $5 billion legal settlementCalifornia investigated Goldman’s conduct in connection with RMBS, with the sup
We now have details on Goldman Sachs' $5 billion legal settlement
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
California investigated Goldman’s conduct in connection with RMBS, with the support of the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s Office of the Inspector General (FHFA-OIG) and the Office of the Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief... Read more
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Business Insider
We now have details on Goldman Sachs' $5 billion legal settlementCalifornia investigated Goldman’s conduct in connection with RMBS, with the sup
We now have details on Goldman Sachs' $5 billion legal settlement
Business Insider / Posted 21 days ago
California investigated Goldman’s conduct in connection with RMBS, with the support of the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s Office of the Inspector General (FHFA-OIG) and the Office of the Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Gov. Bevin's office says Planned Parenthood given permission to perform abortionsa motion to dismiss filed on Thursday, Bevin's administration acknowledges that
Gov. Bevin's office says Planned Parenthood given permission to perform abortions
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 23 days ago
a motion to dismiss filed on Thursday, Bevin's administration acknowledges that Maryellen Mynear, who headed the cabinet's Office of the Inspector General under former Gov. Steve Beshear, told Planned Parenthood on Dec. 7 -- Beshear's final day in... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Family land stays with familystatement from Postal Service spokesman Ernie Swanson, who wrote in an email th
Family land stays with family
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 23 days ago
statement from Postal Service spokesman Ernie Swanson, who wrote in an email that an investigation has been launched by the Office of the Inspector General "based on the most recent court decision." For Velarde's part, she said it was an honor to... Read more
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CNN
$86 million aircraft to combat drugs in Afghanistan doesn't take offto support DEA aviation operations. In response to the report, the DEA release
$86 million aircraft to combat drugs in Afghanistan doesn't take off
CNN / Posted 25 days ago
to support DEA aviation operations. In response to the report, the DEA released a statement saying "reviews by the Office of the Inspector General are necessary and important, and DEA welcomes recommendations that make us better. DEA agrees... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
How inaccurate wait times were recorded at Vt. VA hospitalBut at the time, the VA hospital in White River Junction said there was no simi
How inaccurate wait times were recorded at Vt. VA hospital
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 25 days ago
But at the time, the VA hospital in White River Junction said there was no similar problem here. However, a report by the Office of the Inspector General found problems. "I had to wait over three months for an appointment to see a neurology... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
142 More Stolen Animals Found At Nasarawa/Kaduna BorderA special task force set up by the office of the Inspector General of Police on
142 More Stolen Animals Found At Nasarawa/Kaduna Border
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
A special task force set up by the office of the Inspector General of Police on cattle rustling, has raided rustlers' hideout around the Nasarawa/Kaduna states' border. Our reporter learnt that hundreds of cows and sheep, suspected to have been... Read more
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