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2015/04/15 21:49
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Lane V. Erickson / Shutterstock.com Now that you’ve filed your income taxes — or your extension — here are some quick brain-busters about where your money is going, courtesy of the U.S. Government...
2015/04/15 21:49
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2015/04/15 20:32
2015/04/15 20:32
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Take one disgruntled hacker, add a flight full of passengers all surfing on the same Wi-Fi (that's also connected to the cockpit), and you have an action thriller that's somewhere between Swordfish...
2015/04/15 18:08
2015/04/15 18:08
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Due to recent trends in the aviation industry — airplane systems becoming more automated, more connected computer systems and even broader Internet connections — there is growing concern that modern...
2015/04/15 14:28
2015/04/15 14:28
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The U.S. Government Accountability Office released a 56-page report Tuesday that finds as planes become more interconnected, hacking becomes more of a threat. And, because of that, the GAO said the...
2015/04/15 05:19
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Fulton County Superior Court Judge Jerry Baxter presides over the sentencing of former Atlanta public school educators convicted of inflating students’ scores on state tests. (Pool/Reuters) A furious...
2015/04/15 01:18
2015/04/15 01:18
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Three months before the Department of Veterans Affairs began building a new hospital in Colorado, an agency contract specialist warned that its projects in Aurora and New Orleans could face immense...
2015/04/14 17:02
2015/04/14 17:02
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NEW YORK — The promise of America from one generation to the next is a simple one: After a lifetime of hard and rewarding work, Americans can expect to enjoy a secure retirement. But for a growing...
2015/04/14 16:45
2015/04/14 16:45
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... Business) Every year, millions of taxpayers miss out on chances to lower their tax bills. They miss deductions or don�t exploit tax breaks designed to lower the costs of education,...
2015/04/10 23:44
2015/04/10 23:44
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SEATTLE — Boeing's delays on the Air Force KC-46 tanker program mean it will have just three months of flight testing, rather than the originally planned 13 months, before the Pentagon is scheduled to...
2015/04/10 17:23
2015/04/10 17:23
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A new report on paid tax preparers in the Triangle and Florida found a high level of errors and a wide disparity in the fees that they charge consumers. The report released this week demonstrates...
2015/04/10 08:08
2015/04/10 08:08
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By Alex Ulam, a journalist who focuses on architecture, landscape architecture, urban planning issues and housing. A Nation Investigative Fund article he wrote in 2010 for The Nation magazine was the...
2015/04/09 15:52
2015/04/09 15:52
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The 2016 presidential election campaign is under way, and one leading contender, libertarian Sen. Rand Paul, a Republican from Kentucky, may rally the faithful around an issue that has defined his and...
2015/04/09 06:46
2015/04/09 06:46
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It's perhaps inevitable, after 11 of 12 teachers charged in the Atlanta test cheating scandal were convicted, that the scandal would serve as a Rorschach test for opponents and defenders of...
2015/04/08 10:49
2015/04/08 10:49
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A recent report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office – 401(k) Plans: Greater Protections Needed for Forced Transfers and Inactive Accounts – documented the problems associated with small...
2015/04/05 09:57
2015/04/05 09:57
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WASHINGTON -- The Navy's top warplanes can't be launched off its newest aircraft carrier if they're carrying fuel tanks needed to extend their flight range because the ship's high-tech catapults cause...
2015/04/03 13:14
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Rutgers announced the appointment of Mayo Medical School Dean Sherine E. Gabriel as dean of Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, effective August 2015. She has served since...
2015/04/02 05:42
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Teachers being escorted to jail in handcuffs is not something we expect to see as we desperately seek to improve U.S. educational performance. However, that is precisely what occurred Wednesday, April...
2015/03/31 22:48
2015/03/31 22:48
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As college tuitions are continuing to rise, so are the prices of textbooks. The U.S. Government Accountability Office reports that from 1986 to 2004, college textbook prices increased at twice the...
2015/03/30 20:25
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Walking through the warehouse of food processor Heartland Gourmet in Lincoln, Neb., shows how complicated the food safety system can be. Pallets are stacked with sacks of potato flour, and the smell...
2015/03/28 12:45
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Nearly a decade ago, in Greeley, Colorado, two strange men woke David Wernsman in the middle of the night and told him he had to leave his parents’ home. When he resisted, confused and terrified, they...
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