The Labor Department was at the top of the list for Cabinet-level agencies.
Donors around the world gave more than $100 million in the past month through the Ice Bucket Challenge.
Two-day search and rescue effort involved more than 100 local, state, and federal officials and volunteers.
The U.S. threat level remains the same, officials said, despite the U.K.'s move to raise its level to "severe" in response to the Islamic State.
The move would be electoral suicide for Republicans.
OPM is accepting applications beginning in November, but some agencies are telling employees they can’t apply that soon.
You can’t continue to operate as if you’re personally responsible for everything that happens.
The number of organizations denied tax exempt status dropped precipitously between 2010 and 2013.
Downsizing can be traumatic, but sparing jobs can do more harm than good.
Obama seems determined to push ahead, despite the fears of some Democrats.
"Behind the dramatic, terrible pictures on television are deep challenges that will be with them and with us long after the cameras move on," she says.