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Video: What Crazy Tech Idea Could Become Real?

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Thought-based communication? It could happen.

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Sewer system rehab completed in historic downtown Fort Worth

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In historic downtown Fort Worth, Texas, SAK Construction repaired a 100-year-old stacked stone storm drain system with a Spiral Wound Rehabilitation solution.

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From Off-the-Rack to Off-the-Shelf: What the Federal IT Community Can Learn from New York Fashion Week

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The fashion industry grasps the importance of leveraging brands unlike any other industry. The federal IT community should take note.

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Tools and resources for disaster planning and recovery (with related video)

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Karen Hamel, a technical specialist at Tipton, Pa.-based New Pig, discusses web resources and other helpful aids that can assist in disaster planning and recovery.

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Using Data to Combat Gun Violence

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The statistics on gun violence in the U.S. are staggering: One in three people know someone who has been shot, and on average, 32 Americans are murdered with guns every day.

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SAIC wins $49.2M Navy contract to support mine warfare missions

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SAIC has won a potentially $49.2 million sole source contract to provide the Navy with a system that supports the service’s existing and emerging mine warfare missions, users and systems.

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35,000 Walruses Have Mobbed the Alaskan Coast—Because There’s No Sea Ice Left to Rest On

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NOAA has photographed the animals gathering on the Alaskan shore.

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Secret Service Director Julia Pierson Resigns

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Jeh Johnson announces change Wednesday in a statement.

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Watchdog: Don’t Rule out Organic Kitty Litter as Culprit in Nuclear Waste Radiation Leak

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DOE IG says Los Alamos Lab did not assess chemical incompatibility problems.

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Army Network Hacked By Gamers Seeking Apache Helicopter Simulator

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$100M worth of proprietary data on Xbox, Call of Duty, and other entertainment poached.

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NASA names 43 SEWP V winners

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NASA has named the 43 winners of its $20 billion SEWP V contract for hardware, software and related services, with more awards to come.

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Navy Celebrates 60th Anniversary of Nuclear Sub Force

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Nautilus was commissioned Sept. 30, 1954.

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How to Avoid Costly Mistakes Filling Out Your TSP Forms

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The retirement savings plan’s board offers some common-sense advice for successfully withdrawing or transferring retirement funds.

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The U.S. Is Saving Nukes So It Can Blow Up Asteroids

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The government isn't destroying older bombs on schedule, because it might need them for "planetary defense."

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Leidos wins $19M Air Force contract to find the best sensor technologies

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Leidos has won a $19 million contract to help the Air Force determine which sensor technology concepts offer the best performance in realistic missions.

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Why There Won't Be an Ebola Outbreak in the United States

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The circumstances that contributed to West Africa's epidemic do not exist in the U.S.

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Amid threats abroad, Homeland Security chief keeps eye on homegrown terrorism

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Much of the public discourse in Washington in recent weeks has focused on possible new threats to the U.S. homeland from the Islamic State and other extremist groups.

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Retirement Savings Funds Hit a September Slump

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All but one of the TSP’s offerings lose ground.

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Alion to support Naval Surface Warfare Center branches under $34M contract

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Alion Science and Technology has won a five-year $34 million contract to help the Naval Surface Warfare Center equip warfighters with updated weapon systems and sensors.

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Secret Service chief Julia Pierson resigns

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Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson on Wednesday accepted the resignation of Secret Service chief Julia Pierson, one day after she went through a grilling on Capitol Hill over her agency’s r

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Foster Farms outbreak sparks legal petition to outlaw dangerous pathogens

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Although hundreds of Americans were hospitalized over the past two years with salmonella poisoning linked to Foster Farms chickens, the U.S.

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Pace picks up for year-end contract awards

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The trend line is up for contract awards at the end of the fiscal year, and we have the numbers to prove it.

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Key Homeland Security official urges passage of cybersecurity bill

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A top Department of Homeland Security official on Wednesday called on Congress to pass cybersecurity legislation, saying there is a “dire need” to strengthen the department’s ability to defend a

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Stakeholder perspectives heard at DATA Act town hall

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The Treasury Dept.

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Allied Pacific Builders nabs $15.8M contract to design aviation simulator facility

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Allied Pacific Builders has won a potentially $15.8 million contract to design an aviation simulator training facility at Marine Corps Base Hawaii.

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McKenna Principals wins $9.4M contract to support DHS software, architecture

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The McKenna Principals has won a $9.4 million contract to support the software and architecture of the Homeland Security Department.

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ICF captures $12M contract to support CDC program

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ICF International has won a $12 million contract to support the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s BioSense Program.

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AAI Corp. to assist Navy with unmanned minesweep system

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AAI Corp. has won a potentially $118.1 million contract to support the Navy’s Unmanned Influence Sweep System (UISS).

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Why a Refrigerator-Sized Spacecraft Could be Humanity’s Best Hope Against Solar Storms

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A refrigerator-sized spacecraft will give scientists advance notice of a solar storm affecting Earth.

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3 Ways Boston Plans to Fix Parking in the Wake of Haystack’s Demise

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When it comes to parking in Boston, the Haystack app left a bad impression on city officials earlier this year.

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From the Tropics to the Tundra: 3 Benefits of Engaging Your Stakeholders

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Meeting on their turf puts program challenges in perspective.

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An Unhappy Anniversary to the Government Shutdown and Healthcare.gov

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With the midterm congressional elections just over a month away, both parties are using the milestone to refresh voters' memories.

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GSA Presses Ahead with Homeland Security Consolidation

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Agency awards contract for renovating a building that will hold 700 employees.

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First POST: Outgassing

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How Beijing is throttling expressions of solidarity with the Hong Kong democracy protests; is the DCCC going overboard with its online fundraising tactics?; SumOfUs's innovative new engagement met

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Campaign Intelligence: Who's spending the most to influence the vote

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Welcome to another edition of "Campaign Intelligence" — a recurring series on candidates, campaigns and elections in which

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Blazing a new trail

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Matthew Quinn

California firefighters employ unusual methods to fight the fires

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Trust Is Not Enough to Break Through Washington Gridlock

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Reality check: The bigger problems aren't because individuals don't get along; they're because of larger factors in the political culture.

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New Encryption Measures from Google and Apple Could Endanger Children, Eric Holder Says

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Attorney general criticizes tech companies for locking the back door to user data.

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No Joke, Here's How to Fix the Secret Service

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Obama needs to fire Pierson, and Congress needs to return autonomy to the agency.

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ICF taps new SVP, general manager of health care business

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ICF International has named John Guda senior vice president and general manager of the company’s commercial health care business.

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Harris County, Texas, executes most inmates in the country

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For several reasons Texas - Harris County, in particular - executes a disproportionate amount of its inmates.

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The U.S. Is Saving Nukes So It Can Blow Up Asteroids

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The government isn't destroying older bombs on schedule, because it might need them for "planetary defense."

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Treasury, Fiscal Service Seek Public Input on Federal Spending Data Standards

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The Treasury Department‘s Bureau of the Fiscal Service has issued a request for information on standards the agency wants in order to guide data exchange activities in support of the Digital

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What Quarantine In the U.S. Looks Like

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American doctors may not be used to dealing with Ebola, but they are highly trained by the CDC to stop the spread of infectious disease.

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Pump Up the Jams and Feel Powerful

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The right background music can affect how you take initiative.

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Pentagon Orders Contractors to Disclose System Hacks Within 72 Hours; Robert Nichols Comments

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The Pentagon has released a new directive that requires contractors to disclose corporate hacks to their agency clients within 72 hours after the incident is discovered, Nextgov reported Monday.

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Did sequestration cause the Secret Service’s problems?

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Del.

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How some budget cuts can actually add to deficits

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Wednesday marks one year since the government shut down because of a congressional budgeting impasse caused by disagreements over how to reduce the nation’s deficit.

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Brief: Knight Cities Challenge accepting applications

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The Knight Cities Challenges seeks new ideas to make the 26 communities where Knight invests more vibrant places to live and work.

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Knight Cities Challenge Seeks Innovative Ideas

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Ideas for the first-ever competition must be submitted by November 14.

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