On Thursday, the Defense Department said that in order to blend in, special-operation forces often don the insignia of forces they accompany. On Friday, after Turkey complained, a spokesman called the action “unauthorized and inappropriate.”
In the wake of a National Academy of Public Administration report about expensive construction projects, the National Park Service agreed to make several changes in the way it manages such projects, including cutting half of the workforce at the agency's 488-employee construction design and supervision facility in Denver.
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A report from the Denver Post on Park Service employees' reaction to the news.
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