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Judge Tells IRS to Rethink Privacy Limits on Document Disclosure

Cause of Action calls mixed ruling a “victory for transparency advocates.”

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NASA Proposes Next Mission for New Horizons: Beyond Pluto

2014 MU69 lives in the Kuiper Belt, a far region of the solar system that contains objects mostly made of ices

Can Joe Biden Be an Alternative to Hillary Clinton?

Some Democrats are desperate for the VP to join the 2016 field.

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How to Quit Your Job and Keep Your Cool

Be calm and leave. Don't make a scene.

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Agencies Should Celebrate Their Accomplishments

There is no better way to motivate high performance than making it public.

NOAA Maps The Raging Future of American Wildfires

The risk of major blazes could increase 600 percent by mid-century, say scientists.

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The Secret Suffering of the Middle Manager

All of the downsides of being a subordinate, combined with all of the downsides of having to tell people to do things they don't want to do.

FEMA Director Michael Brown, left, discusses preparation efforts for Hurricane Frances Sept. 1, 2004, at the National Hurricane Center in Miami with NHC director Max Mayfield.

Ex-FEMA Chief Makes No Apologies for Katrina Performance

In extended interview, Michael Brown goes after news media, DHS, state and local indecisiveness.

Buzz Aldrin speaks on the campus of Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2014.

Buzz Aldrin Wants to Colonize Mars

He says he has a "master plan" to colonize the planet by 2039.

Mailman Randy Ramie delivers mail Feb. 23, 2006, in New Orleans.

How the Postal Service Managed a Remarkable Response During Katrina

Employees got work, mail was delivered and normalcy, eventually, was restored.

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NASA’s 20-Year-Old Astronaut Hiring Procedures Still Work Today

Putting several extremely talented, smart and confident people into space together requires the ultimate in teamwork, physical and mental toughness, and psychological agility.

Obama Embarks on Alaska Trip to Talk Climate, Glaciers

Warren G. Harding had a different kind of trip north, and didn’t live to tell the tale.

Obama Cites Inequities 'Brewing for Decades' Near Katrina Anniversary

The president visited New Orleans Thursday to commemorate the 10th anniversary of what he called a partly "man-made disaster."

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