Postal Worker Faces 114 Felonies for Mail Theft

September 30, 2014 6:31 PM Comments

A 32-year-old man employed by the United State Postal Service (USPS) pleaded not guilty Friday afternoon on allegations he stole more than 10,000 individual pieces of mail from across the city.

US Government Saves $1.1 Billion By Shutting Data Centers

September 30, 2014 8:30 AM Comments

US government agencies have saved more than $1 billion through closing small data centers and consolidating them, according to a US audit watchdog.

DOJ to Ban Religious, Racial Profiling In National Security Probes

September 30, 2014 8:29 AM Comments

The Justice Department is set to announce broad restrictions on racial and religious profiling in federal investigations, including those involving matters of national security.

Lawmakers Demanding Answers From Secret Service

September 30, 2014 8:26 AM Comments

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson will face questions about how an armed intruder jumped the White House fence and made it as far as the East Room when she testifies before a House committee on Tuesday.

Intruder Made It Deep Into White House

September 29, 2014 5:46 PM Comments

The White House fence-jumper made it deeper into the White House than originally reported.

FAA Orders Review In Chicago Air Traffic Snarl

September 29, 2014 5:36 PM Comments

The Federal Aviation Administration is reviewing security practices and how it deals with unexpected incidents throughout its air traffic control facilities following last week’s fire at a Chicago-area air traffic facility, agency administrator Michael Huerta said Monday.

Report: IRS Bungles Hunt For Unpaid Taxes

September 29, 2014 5:32 PM Comments

The IRS failed to take all required steps for collecting unpaid taxes from people it can’t locate in over half the cases that investigators studied, according to a federal report released Monday.

VA Settles Complaints by 3 Phoenix Whistleblowers

September 29, 2014 2:39 PM Comments

The Veterans Affairs Department said Monday it has reached financial settlements with three employees who faced retaliation after filing whistleblower complaints about the troubled Phoenix VA hospital.

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