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Secretary Clinton Emails

Categories: Foreign Affairs,Govt Information,Headlines

The September 2015 release of another batch of emails from former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton while she was in office. The State Department in conducting a Freedom of Information Act review of all emails provided by Clinton and releasing them on a monthly basis. From the State Department


Crime in the United States 2014

Categories: Crime/Justice,Headlines,Statistics

Annual statistical collection of offense, arrest, and police employee data compiled from reports by local law enforcement agencies across the country. Includes the inaugural Federal Crime Data report, UCR type data from a handful of federal agencies, plus FBI data on human trafficking, hate crimes, and criminal computer intrusions. From the Federal Bureau of Investigation


NASA Confirms Evidence That Liquid Water Flows on Today’s Mars

Categories: Headlines,Science/Technology

Agency press release on discovery of evidence that liquid water flows intermittently on present-day planet of Mars. Describes the nature of the evidence and provides images from the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. From the National Aeronautics and Space Administration


Text of Address to United States Congress by Pope Francis

Categories: Congress,Headlines,Religion/Ethics

Text of Pope’s address to Congress on Thursday, September 24, 2015. From Scribd and the Government Publishing Office’s FDsys.


Victims of Identity Theft, 2014

Categories: Crime/Justice,Headlines,Privacy,Statistics

An estimated 17.6 million Americans or 7% of all residents age 16 or older were victims of one or more incidents of identity theft in 2014. This report presents findings on the prevalence and nature of identity theft, including how the information was obtained, financial losses involved, and the impact of identity theft on victims’ lives. From the Bureau of Justice Statistics


EPA Conducted Confirmatory Testing

Categories: Environment,Govt/Business Scandals,Headlines,Laws/Regulations,Transportation

Letter sent to vehicle manufacturers announcing additional evaluations of emissions devices designed to look for potential “defeat” devices. Follows revelation that Volkswagen diesel vehicles were equipped with software that turns emissions controls on and off to fool tests. From the Environment Protection Agency


EPA Notice of Violation [to VW]

Categories: Environment,Govt/Business Scandals,Headlines,Laws/Regulations,Transportation

EPA letter to VW officials notifying them of the ongoing investigation of their emissions control systems and the nature of the alleged violations. From the Environmental Protection Agency


EPA, California Notify Volkswagen of Clean Air Act Violations

Categories: Environment,Govt/Business Scandals,Headlines,Laws/Regulations,Transportation!OpenDocument

Agency press release which announced the violations of federal emissions standards by Volkswagen diesel engine vehicles from model years 2009-2015 which included software designed to trick emissions tests. From the Environmental Protection Agency


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