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Navy Says More to Come in Contracting Scandal

The Navy has not seen the end of the multimillion-dollar bribery and contracting scandal that has implicated several contractors and naval personnel, Navy Secretary Ray Mabus said Friday, warning that more disclosures are coming.

12/20/2013

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Metro Contractor Accused of Stealing Copper Wire

Metro Transit Police say they’ve arrested a Maryland man for stealing more than $10,000 worth of copper wire from Metro facilities.

11/21/2013

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Judge: Stripper is Employee, Entitled to Back Pay

A federal judge has ruled that a Baltimore stripper is entitled to back wages because her nightclub wrongly classified her as an independent contractor instead of an employee.

11/08/2013

In this handout photo provided by The Guardian, Edward Snowden speaks during an interview in Hong Kong. (credit: The Guardian via Getty Images)

Snowden’s Life Surrounded By Spycraft

In the suburbs edged by woods midway between Baltimore and the nation’s capital, residents long joked that the government spy shop next door was so ultra-secretive its initials stood for “No Such Agency.” But when Edward Snowden grew up here, the National Security Agency’s looming presence was both a very visible and accepted part of everyday life.

06/15/2013

Three congressmen say a Virginia contractor has been illegally detained and beaten in Afghanistan. (MASSOUD HOSSAINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Congressmen: Contractor Illegally Detained, Beaten In Afghanistan

Three congressmen say a Virginia contractor has been illegally detained and beaten in Afghanistan.

04/05/2013

File photo of a solider engaging in canine training. (credit: MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images)

Activists Seek Probe Of Army Contractor’s Use Of Animals For Combat Training

A research reform advocacy group is asking the Pentagon to investigate an Army contractor that uses animals for combat casualty training.

12/13/2012

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