2 dead as business jet crashes into Ohio apartment building

...Examiner Dr. Lisa Kohler said Tuesday evening that authorities still hadn't confirmed how many people were on the plane.Inspectors from the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board were due at the scene of the crash...
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Company faces fines for contaminated soil spill

...contained petroleum contamination and headed to a solid waste disposal facility.Some of the soil also contained PCBs.Ecology inspectors reported seeing rips in many of the sacks, with their contents spilled onto the pavement at a Seattle barge terminal leased...
While Clinton used home email, State's networks were at risk

...experience each year," spokesman Mark Toner said.Two successive inspectors general haven't seen it that way. Based on an audit by...State's dismal security record.But as with OPM, State's inspector general identified many of the same basic cybersecurity shortcomings...
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Shortchanged Sandy victims seeing some cash 3 years later

...evidence that at least two engineering companies hired to assess damage had a practice of rewriting reports turned in by field inspectors in ways that often reduced payouts.That ultimately prompted FEMA to invite all Sandy victims to apply to have their case...
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US official: Congress shouldn't control tribal recognition

...Yet the Interior process also has been tainted by politics, according to past investigations by the agency's Office of Inspector General. That includes a 2002 investigation that found a senior Interior official issued recognition decisions contrary to...
Probe finds EPA error caused mine spill

...we carry out our mission to protect human health and the environment."A separate investigation is pending from the EPA Inspector General's Office.Members of Congress seized on the report to slam the government's handling of the spill. But whereas...
Nation and World
Review: Workload, staffing had impact at Wasilla VA clinic

JUNEAU - An inspector general's review found that high workloads and inadequate staffing...policy.The director of the Alaska VA Healthcare System told the inspector general that it has addressed or is addressing the review's recommendations...
Greece pledges to get rid of tax evasion as a way of life of Athens - just in case a tax inspector makes a surprise visit to ensure Greece's...many parts of Greece rarely see a tax inspector. His research focuses on tax have told him they have not had tax inspector visits since last August.Bokas, the...
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Audit finds slipshod cybersecurity at

...identified by the Health and Human Services inspector general's office. But the bugs- were discovered by the inspector general's vulnerability scans. Of...critical that it be properly secured," the inspector general's report reads. A summary...
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My Turn: My high-level talks on Air Force One

...the building. I was excited because it meant income for my family as we struggled to put food on the table. Then a postal inspector learned the janitor was a 12-year-old boy. He said he would revoke my contract. I pointed out the bid documents never...


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