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Lawmakers Think Postal Delivery Trucks Can Do Better Than 10 Miles per Gallon

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As USPS gears up for fleet overhaul, members of Congress push for greener vehicles.

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Germans Are Paranoid that the US Is Spying on Their Data

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Germany deeply distrusts how the U.S. handles digital data.

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What Sweden and Japan Can Teach the U.S. About Its Aging Workforce

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The global population is getting older. What can countries do?

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Video: How to Spring Clean Your Phone

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Shake the dust off that smartphone!

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DOD to Start Its Own Digital Service Team

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The new squad is already working to transfer electronic health records to the Department of Veterans Affairs from DOD.

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Votes Want Aggressive Government Reform, Not Tinkering Around the Edges

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New polling analysis shows a rise in voters who favor dismantling programs.

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Hackers Hijack Wireless Car Keys and Pierce Israeli Military Systems

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Just another week in ThreatWatch, our regularly updated index of noteworthy data breaches.

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Agencies Often Lack Strong Authentication and it’s a Big Problem

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Agencies reported nearly 70,000 cyberincidents in fiscal 2014, a 15 percent bump up from the previous year.

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Seabury Group names new SVP of government services practice

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Seabury Group has named Michael Lewis senior vice president of the company’s newly formed government services investment banking practice.

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Lawmakers Want a Few Good Hackers to Help Bring Congress into the 21st Century

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Next week, Hack4Congress will bring together a wide array of participants to help solve challenges that could make congress function more efficiently.

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BAE Systems considers selling U.S. services business

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BAE Systems is considering selling most of its services group, which makes between $1.5 billion to $1.75 billion in revenue and employs nearly 8,000 personnel, according to FedBiz.

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Amazon cloud disclosure marks maturity of the market

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Amazon is disclosing its cloud revenue for the first time, and as impressive as the number is, it says more about the evolution of the cloud market.

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Deletes of the Week: Why one politician deletes tweets on purpose

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Deletions via

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Explore Your Neighbourhood During a Jane's Walk

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The first weekend in May is Jane's Walk weekend!

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Why Rand Paul is Suddenly Silent about NSA Surveillance

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Rand Paul hates the Patriot Act and NSA mass surveillance. Just don't ask him what he thinks of fellow Kentuckian Mitch McConnell's plan to keep both alive.

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Federally-run Indian schools are in rough shape because of a broken bureaucracy

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The U.S.

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White House Procurement Chief Wants Acquisition SWAT Team

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Anne Rung is pursuing category management to curb wasteful duplication.

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Serco wins $20M contract to provide cost analysis to Navy

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Serco has won a $20 million contract to provide cost, price and engineering analyses for the Navy.

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Sierra Nevada Corp. acquires unmanned technologies firm

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Sierra Nevada Corp. has acquired Kutta Technologies in a move that bolster’s Sierra Nevada’s unmanned technologies capabilities.

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3-D Microscope Uses Virtual Reality to Let You Explore a Molecule

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Nanotronics Imaging has created a new system, called nVisible, that lets anyone walk through a three-dimensional, digital visualization of a microscopic landscape, using a virtual reality headset.

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What Cities Can Learn From Greater Toronto's Transit-Oriented Development

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While there are many inspiring examples of walkable, transit-oriented cities in Europe, there’s also plenty to learn from Canada.

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Survey on Pay, Job Satisfaction Will Hit Employee Inboxes Soon

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Feds have until early June to fill out the 2015 federal workforce viewpoint survey, and results will be announced in the fall.

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House Subpanel Eyes F-35B, F/A-18, Stryker Additions to 2016 Defense Budget

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The House Armed Services Committee’s tactical air and land forces subcommittee plans to include additional F-35B and F/A-18E/F aircraft and upgraded Stryker armored vehicles in the defense

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First POST: Overreaching

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Why the FCC balked at the Comcast-TimeWarner deal; Sheryl Sandberg wants Hillary Clinton to lean into the White House; the UK's Democracy Club brings a lot more information to election season; and

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The Genius of 'Want to Grab Coffee?'

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Why asking for advice makes people seem smart
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Good news about feds doing important work, saving money

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Bad news often makes the news, no question about it.

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SolarWinds Survey Examines Barriers to Federal Tech Adoption; Suaad Sait Comments

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A new SolarWinds survey has delved into the barriers facing federal agencies as they adopt new technologies.

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Why Did Ted Cruz Miss the Loretta Lynch Vote?

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He voted against cloture but was the lone senator not to vote on final passage.

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Homeland Security’s 22 agencies learning to work ‘under one roof’

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When Jeh Johnson became Homeland Security secretary in December 2013, he inherited a problem familiar to everyone who has led the sprawling department: how to make scores of government agencies wor

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VA says Denver hospital investigation will now have a construction expert

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The team investigating who is responsible for cost overruns and mistakes inside the still unfinished $1.73 billion Department of Veterans Affairs hospital in suburban Denver will now have a constru

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Barack Obama’s Top Secret Plan to Make You Laugh

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Have you heard the one about the president and the White House Correspondents’ Dinner?

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Play of the Day: Meet the NSA's New Recycling Mascot

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That's right: The National Security Agency introduced a computer-generated mascot teaching kids to sort their trash.

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OPM's New Educational Alliance

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Partnerships with colleges offer discounted degree programs to feds.

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Despite Accidental Deaths This Week, Congress Says Drone Strikes Are Here to Stay

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On Capitol Hill, Republicans and Democrats agree the drone program has been a valuable tool in the war against terror.

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Old Site of Grocer's Market Continues Transformation in La Confluence, Lyon, France

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The district of La Confluence, Lyon, France continues its transformation east of the Cours Charlemagne.

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Instead of a Golf Course, a Farm is the Centerpiece of a New North Carolina Subdivision

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The feature amenity of Wetrock Farm, with 141 home sites, will be a 15-acre sustainable farm managed by professionals.

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Four short links: 24 April 2015

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CBO Reports on Implementation, Compliance Costs For Data Breach Notification Bill

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The Congressional Budget Office estimates that the cost of implementing the Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2015 or H.R. 1770 over the next five years will reach $1 million.

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What Makes a Great Street? Tell us Here!

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Streets are our most fundamental shared public spaces, but they are also one of the most contested and overlooked.

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The Amazing Story of How Xoma Ayob Won His Dream House

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Xoma Ayob was born in the shadow of the Sentinel in the Hangberg informal settlement called Texas.

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House Clears Second Cyber Info Sharing Bill in a Week

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The House voted 355-63 Thursday to pass a bill to encourage government and industry data sharing on cyber threats and protect companies from disclosure liability, Federal News Radio reported Thursday

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Helping Civic Leaders to Make Buildings More Efficient

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Participants in a workshop at the 2015 ICLEI World Congress in Seoul Korea learnt how the Building Efficiency Accelerator of the Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All) initiative uses a variety of method

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Senate Confirms Loretta Lynch as U.S. Attorney General

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Loretta Lynch has received confirmation from the Senate as the U.S.

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Performance Management meets the Public Service Employee Survey

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Ashton Carter Unveils New DoD Cyber Strategy

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Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has released a new strategic plan for the Defense Department to secure cyberspace operations and strengthen cybersecurity of weapon systems, the Washington Business Jo

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The Many Measures of Hillary Clinton

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Obama on Accidental Hostage Deaths: 'I Profoundly Regret What Happened'

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The administration said Thursday that one American hostage and two American al-Qaida operatives were killed during U.S. military operations.

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Sequestration threat looms over defense innovation

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Frank Kendall included a dire warning about sequestration as he told a Senate panel about the importance of DOD's research and innovation efforts.

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Private Investigators Say Hacked and Bankrupt USIS Didn’t Shirk Security

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Investigators retained by USIS said the company deployed appropriate defenses and was cooperative with government probes.

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First POST: Ownership

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"Tell us more about your bog"; the shrinking role of public participation on campaign websites; "Aaron's Law" has been reintroduced in Congress; is the Comcast-TimeWarner merger on its last legs?;

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