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How Environment Can Boost Creativity

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Dim lighting and ambient noise may lead to more out-of-the-box ideas.

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Patent official says fraudulent time is ‘unacceptable’ and will be met with ‘disciplinary action’

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The head of the U.S.

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‘Don’t ask, don’t tell’ is over. But challenges remain for LGBT veterans and service members

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Three years ago, the military ended the 18-year ban on gays serving openly in the military, a policy known as “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.” It was an emotional milestone eagerly anticipated by gay

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KC Healthy Kids: Combating Childhood Obesity in Kansas City, Missouri

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Diet and exercise are important factors affecting health.

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Seattle's First Protected Bike Lane Makes a Quick Adjustment [VIDEO]

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Seattle recently installed its first protected downtown bike lane on Second Avenue.

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City of Lexington, Kentucky Hires Former White House Staffer as First Local Food Coordinator

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The City of Lexington, Kentucky has initiated a new local foods program as part of its economic development efforts.

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Discover Paris' Little Belt

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Since 2011, photographer Pierre Folk has traversed Paris’ Petite Ceinture, or Little Belt Railway, which has been abandoned since the 1930s.

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A Preview Tour of London's Cheesegrater [VIDEO]

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Lead architect Graham Stirk, of Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, takes us inside of one of the latest and largest additions to London’s skyline: ‘The Cheesegrater’ – aka the Leadenhall buildin

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For White House Cyber Czar, Being Called a Total n00b Just Comes with the Territory

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Despite the flap over recent comments, Michael Daniel remains focused on cybersecurity’s human factor.

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Contracting Officers: Take a Look, It's in a Book

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"The problem is the average contracting officer doesn’t know how."

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Will Congress Pull the Plug on Homeland Security’s Move to St. Elizabeths?

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GAO blasts department and GSA for lapsed schedule and cost overruns.

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How a Houston Housing Project Earned a MacArthur Grant

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Through Project Row Houses, artist Rick Lowe nurtures artists and residents alike with a project that pushes contemporary practice and engages the community.

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Snap Shot Hungary: The connection between messy political funding and the rise of the illiberal state

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Money, Politics and Transparency will occasionally take a “Snap Shot” of a specific country; an anecdotal look at where a country’s political

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More Videos and Photos From Minnesota’s Big State Capitol Renovations

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There’s a lot of work going across the building from the Rotunda to office space.

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No love for profit in DOD's Better Buying Power 3.0

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The Defense Department released the latest version of the Better Buy Power document, but for some it still falls too short and why does it still seem to be anti-profit?

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This Week in Politwoops: deleting to get attention, honing news reactions and more

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Deletions via

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10 quick tips for generator maintenance

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Dale Gabrielse

Dale Gabrielse, training manager at Subaru Industrial Power Products, offers 10 quick tips for generator maintenance.

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Hackers Compromise iPhone Ads, Go Incognito 12 Years in Europe, and Infect Bloggers

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

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Lockheed sub contract gets $117.8M Navy boost

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The Navy has modified a Lockheed Martin submarine imaging contract to the tune of $117.8M.

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A Guide to Ditching the American Penny Once and For All

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Will the United States join the brotherhood of nations that finally bid their pennies adieu?

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L-3 group lands $31.2 intell contract

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L-3 Communciations unit will outfit three Cessnas with intelligence and surveillance equipment under a $31.2 million Air Force contract.

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Intelligent Decisions wins $14.6M modification of radio contract

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Intelligent Decisions has won a $14.6 million contract modification to supply more portable and mobile radios to Air Force reserve locations.

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In Detroit Water Project, Tech-Driven Philanthropy Takes Off Without Touching Down

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Denise Cheng, an independent researcher affiliated with MIT's MIT Center for Civic Media, was surprised to learn that new philanthropy organizations like the Direct Water Project operate remotely.

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So Many Risks, So Little Time

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Agencies aren’t waiting for a governmentwide risk management framework to take action.

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Bill Forcing Border Patrol Agents to Work More and Earn Less Clears Senate

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Law would save $100 million annually and has agency and union endorsement.

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Two-Tier Taxes Pit 'Summer People' Against 'Townies'

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Some vacation cities and states make “summer people” pay higher property taxes than year -round residents. Is that fair?

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2015 CR: Fiscal crisis delayed?

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Congress has passed a continuing resolution to keep government's doors open until Dec. 11 but is this just the calm before the storm?

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Does Hillary Clinton Have Anything to Say?

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The presumed presidential candidate's speeches are long on pablum and short on content.

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GAO: Joint Basing Does Not Increase Efficiency

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Only one-quarter of joint bases consolidated IT systems.

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Here Are The Defense Industry Dollars Behind The Votes to Arm Syria’s Rebels

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These companies might stand to profit the most from a conflict like the one the United States proposes.

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All Women Enrolled in TRICARE Would Have Access to Free Birth Control Under Bill

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Legislation would prohibit a co-pay for contraception and offer family planning services to female beneficiaries.

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Sign the letter: Open U.S. state legislative data!

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Global Legislative Openness Week represents an amazing opportunity for advocates of open data and open government from all corners of the globe to

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The other super PAC taking on outside spending

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Image via CounterPAC.

A new super PAC has a different plan to take big money out of elections: Get candidates to sign a 'no dark money' pledge that would discourage money from anonymous sources.

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OpenGov Voices: Oakland's new campaign finance app

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Disclaimer: The opinions expressed by the guest blogger and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of the Sunlight Foundation or any employee thereof.

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Obama's ISIS Strategy Includes Outreach to U.S. Muslims

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Homeland Security, FBI and White House meet in communities hoping to identify potential terrorist recruits.

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Stephanie Thum: Communication Key to Customer Relations Tool

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Every enterprise needs a thoughtful communication plan that they should follow to help maintain client satisfaction during times of change, says Stephanie Thum, vice president of customer experience

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First POST: Scotched

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Why conservatives should back net neutrality; how big data may damage civil rights; the ways Silicon Valley start-ups are exploiting freelance workers; and much, much more.

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Auditor report: DHS headquarters project faces more delays, cost overruns

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The construction of a massive new headquarters for the Department of Homeland Security, already more than $1.5 billion over budget and 11 years behind schedule, may face even more overruns and missed

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Teenagers Pedal for a Greener Neighborhood in Montreal, Quebec

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On Monday, around fifity teenagers on bikes invaded the streets of Saint-Laurent in order expose residents to the adoption of better environmental habits.

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Home Depot Announces Hackers Stole 56 Million Credit and Debit Cards

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The size of the cyberattack exceeds the one that hit Target during last year’s holiday-shopping season.

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The Picasso of potholes: He's making a dent in Chicago's road crater inventory (with related video)

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Mosaic artist Jim Bachor fills potholes with works of art in Chicago.

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Republicans Airing Ads Attacking Democrats as Being Soft on Terrorism

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The chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee says expect more national-security-themed ads to come.

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The Justice Department Has Yet to Find a Link Between Chris Christie and Bridge Closure

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Nine months later, no connection has emerged. That doesn't mean Christie's problems are over.

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France Joins U.S. in Launching Airstrikes on ISIS Targets

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France became the first country to join the United States in launching airstrikes against Islamic State targets.

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Steve VanRoekel Joins USAID, Will Coordinate Gov’t Ebola Response

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Steven VanRoekel, formerly chief information officer for the federal government, will join the U.S.

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ISIS and the Forgotten, Deadly Threat of Homegrown Terrorism

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Since 9/11, Americans radicalized in the U.S. have been most lethal. So why isn't there more debate about the risk of blowback from military action?

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U.S. CIO Steven VanRoekel Steps Down to Work on Ebola Response

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Steve VanRoekel will end his tenure as federal chief information officer and join the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) as its chief innovation officer.

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NCI Seals $41 Million Deal to Support Army Cyber Ops

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Will provide NETCOM synchronized and secure information operations for missions.

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Yes, the House Is Going Home Already. No, This Isn't Some Kind of Record.

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The GOP House has actually worked for more days in 2014 than they have in most recent election years.

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Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall Confirmed for Deputy Energy Secretary

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The Senate confirmed Dr.

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