The Postal Service Paid $287K for Trailers It Either Lost or Never Received

USPS is losing lots of money - and vehicles.

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​To RIF or Not to RIF arrowDownsizing can be traumatic, but sparing jobs can do more harm than good.

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San Diego Mayor Starts Process to Have ‘America’s Finest Website’ arrowCalifornia’s second-largest city partners with Code for America for ...

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The White House Is Spoiling for a Fight on Immigration arrowObama seems determined to push ahead, despite the fears of some Democrats.

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19 Days After Michael Brown's Shooting, Hillary Clinton Weighs In on Ferguson arrow"Behind the dramatic, terrible pictures on television are deep ...

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How Michigan’s DOT Became Way More Efficient and Technically Savvy arrowWatch how the agency streamlined its approval processes and ...

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Democrats Say Climate Change Is As Big a Threat As ISIS arrowA new poll shows how Democrats and Republicans view security threats to the U.S.

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U.S. Tells Russia to 'Stop Lying' About Its Involvement in Ukraine arrowThe United Nations Security Council held an emergency meeting Thursday to ...

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145 Immigration Activists Arrested Outside White House arrowThe choreographed arrests were organized to push President Obama to stop the ...

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People With an Inflated View of Themselves Get Others to Believe It, Too arrowThe implications span across the workforce.

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Play of the Day: It's All Obama's Fault arrowStephen Colbert connects the rise of the Islamic State to one person.

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Indiana Judge Has Unusual Courthouse Dispute With Mayor arrowKokomo mayor says judge has shown “bizarre behavior over time.”

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Obama: 'We Don’t Have a Strategy Yet' arrowPresident Obama said the U.S. is not about to escalate the Islamic State fight because he is still ...

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Paul Ryan Defends Poverty Plan and ‘Accountability’ 12:15 PM ET image description Washington Wire (Wall Street Journal)

Obama Decides to Cut Short Trip to New York Area 11:54 AM ET image description New York Times Politics

Marines’ Chesty XIV Promoted to Corporal, Despite Taste for Snacks 11:48 AM ET image description Washington Wire (Wall Street Journal)

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