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2015/01/26 07:17
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Fair value of coal is eyed The Interior Department is taking steps to help assure the public receives proper compensation for development of federally owned energy resources, in part through better...
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2015/01/22 21:39
2015/01/22 21:39
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In the icy waters of midcoast Maine, Bill Mook has his eyes on his oysters - and how the waters they need to survive are gradually, but clearly, changing. Down the coast near Portland, the issue is...
2015/01/20 05:06
2015/01/20 05:06
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In the 1970s, state governments provided almost 80 percent of public college funding, but those days are long gone. For the past few years, students' tuition and fees -- not state governments -- have...
2015/01/19 16:07
2015/01/19 16:07
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SUSTAINABILITY MATTERS By Jason MacLean Our elected leaders are compulsive gamblers, turns out. Crazy, right? Let’s begin with the fact that the federal government has been bluffing since 2006 that...
2015/01/15 00:40
2015/01/15 00:40
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Some tax advisors have cautioned taxpayers to get their taxes done early, as this is a popular time of year for identity thieves. They also say make sure taxpayers should know what deductions they...
2015/01/14 01:09
2015/01/14 01:09
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Amarillo TX - Lawmakers are looking to control college tuition hikes as costs begin to skyrocket. Texas lawmakers said the cost of tuition is rising so much, families can't keep up. With rare...
2015/01/11 14:37
2015/01/11 14:37
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SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) � The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has awarded a contract for its long-promised new medical clinic in Savannah to Johnson Development of Birmingham, Ala., which will build...
2015/01/11 04:37
2015/01/11 04:37
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MADRAS, Haiti - The village of Madras lies at the end of a dusty road in a forgotten corner of Haiti’s northeastern plains, not far from where Christopher Columbus is thought to have established the...
2015/01/09 06:37
2015/01/09 06:37
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While a new national report found that tuition revenue now accounts for more public university funding than state support, North Carolina has not followed the same trend. The report, published by the...
2015/01/09 00:32
2015/01/09 00:32
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Sen. Charles Grassley has asked the American Red Cross to explain how it calculates figures showing how much of a donated dollar goes to services after recent media reports uncovered apparent...
2015/01/08 00:18
2015/01/08 00:18
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Killer umbrellas, stick-on fingerprints and lock-picking cellphones — James Bond and his nemeses certainly used their share of bizarre spy gadgets over the years. But many of the most far-out devices...
2015/01/06 22:44
2015/01/06 22:44
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As charitable organizations have grown in number and prominence in recent years, government oversight of their activities and finances has decreased, a recent audit by the U.S. Government...
2015/01/06 13:33
2015/01/06 13:33
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DENVER - The U.S. Government Accountability Office has denied a protest by Sierra Nevada Corp.'s Louisville-based Space Systems over the company's lost bid to carry astronauts to and from the...
2015/01/05 23:43
2015/01/05 23:43
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Despite heightened awareness of military suicides, the Department of Veterans Affairs is incorrectly reporting suicide data and does a poor job of tracking and caring for vets at risk who are...
2015/01/05 17:28
2015/01/05 17:28
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The U.S. Government Accountability Office on Monday denied a protest by Louisville-based Sierra Nevada Corp. Space Systems that sought to get its Dream Chaser space plane back in a NASA program. The...
2015/01/05 16:54
2015/01/05 16:54
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A Wisconsin lawmaker is calling for a federal review of the longstanding Milwaukee voucher program. Democratic U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan has asked the U.S. Government Accountability Office to conduct a...
2015/01/01 02:44
2015/01/01 02:44
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The Department of Veterans Affairs is incorrectly reporting suicide data and poorly tracks and cares for vets at risk of suicide who are prescribed antidepressants, a new report by the U.S. Government...
2014/12/31 17:20
2014/12/31 17:20
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The U.S. Government Accountability Office sent a message to federal employees who brown-bag their lunches: Bring your own forks to eat with — it’s not the taxpayer’s job to provide them. The GAO...
2014/12/30 21:27
2014/12/30 21:27
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A congressional battle is brewing over the Department of Veterans Affairs' admitted mismanagement of construction projects across the country -- including an over-budget, billion-dollar hospital in...
2014/12/27 00:28
2014/12/27 00:28
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Just before retiring after 40 years in Congress, Rep. George Miller this month split with close confidant House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi to support a $1.1 trillion spending bill even though it...
2015/01/26 07:17
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