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Weeks after attack, millions of OPM cyber-victims still not protected

They are among the biggest, and potentially most damaging, cyberattacks in the history of the U.S. government, exposing the sensitive security clearance data ...

July 31 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Taliban leader Mullah Omar's death could lead to more ISIS recruits

The recent news that Taliban leader Mullah Omar has been dead for two years could bring with it a challenging scenario for the United States -- a potential ...

July 30 CNN POLITICS

Will Jonathan Pollard's release sooth U.S.-Israel tensions over Iran?

The upcoming release of Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard after 30 years in prison hardly seems coincidental. Relations between President Barack Obama and Prime ...

July 30 CNN POLITICS

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announces closure of notorious Baltimore jail

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan on Thursday announced the closure of Baltimore City Jail, a men's detention facility that has been plagued by scandals and corruption ...

July 30 CNN POLITICS

White House petition to extradite lion-killing dentist Walter Palmer reaches threshold for response

A White House petition requesting that dentist Walter Palmer, who killed a prized lion in Zimbabwe, should receive a response from the Obama administration.

July 30 CNN POLITICS

Will John Kasich make it into home-state debate?

For a little more than a month, one question has harangued Ohio Gov. John Kasich more than any other: Will he make it into the first Republican debate, being ...

July 30 CNN POLITICS

Dems now support rights for VA staff after voting for earlier law that undercut protections for VA senior executives

Persistent congressional efforts to cut back workplace protections for federal employees advanced when the House voted to dilute due process rights for ...

July 30 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)

Being Moody: The lumberjack congressman

To his colleagues on Capitol Hill, he's Congressman Sean Duffy. To Generation X'ers, he's that guy from MTV's "The Real World." But here in Wisconsin's wooded ...

July 30 CNN POLITICS

Super PAC fundraising support: See the big money behind 2016

For years, all presidential hopefuls that could land a meeting have courted the nation's billionaires. And this week, we will see which candidates have ...

July 30 CNN POLITICS

First-class stamps will cost 49 cents for eight more months, then the price will be rolled back

The 49-cent stamp has eight more months of life until the U.S. Postal Service has to roll the price back, the effect of a ruling that allows the post office to ...

July 30 FEDERAL EYE (WASHINGTON POST)