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Obama Pardons Two Turkeys, Despite John Oliver's Pleas

The annual White House Thanksgiving tradition carries on.

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IRS Faulted for Efforts to Curb Phony Tax Refunds to Prisoners

Watchdog wants better communication with state corrections bodies.

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Senior Execs Face Pressure to Boost Employee Engagement

OMB leads push to gauge performance in part on viewpoint survey scores.

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Courage, the National Thanksgiving turkey, waits to be pardoned at the North Portico of the White House Tuesday, November 25, 2009.

For Thanksgiving, Why Does the President Only Pardon White Turkeys?

Notable heritage breeds don't make it to 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., thanks to the industrial turkey farming lobby's lock on the annual event.

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Bug Accidentally Shut Down Military Open Source Software Portal

Problems with a backup system are preventing Pentagon from recovering Forge.mil.

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Schumer: Government Management Failures Contributed to Democrats’ Midterm Losses

Obamacare and veterans’ health debacles hurt Americans’ faith in government, senator says.

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Can Your Job Help Your Brain Age More Gracefully?

A new study looks at whether retired surgeons have better memory skills than retired painters.

Do you really want to know how many calories are in this meal?

Attention Dieters: FDA Ruling Will Require Calorie Counts at Restaurants

New requirements will make sure eateries "conspicuously" inform customers of nutrition information.

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Is Chocolate a Superior Memory Food?

Important ties between food and mental functioning keep emerging.

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