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Outgoing D.C. Mayor Nominates New Inspector General

A 26-year Navy veteran and longtime internal Navy watchdog has been nominated to serve as the District of Columbia’s new inspector general.


‘Critical’ Vulnerablity Found In Security

According to a report being released Tuesday, a critical vulnerability was found when the government’s own watchdogs tried to hack into earlier this year.


Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki re-enters the hearing room after testifying to the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee about wait times veterans face to get medical care on May 15, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Watchdog: Veterans At Phoenix VA Hospital Waited On Average 115 Days For First Appointment

The Department of Veterans Affairs’ internal watchdog says veterans at the Phoenix VA hospital waited on average 115 days for their first medical appointment.


Police cars sit parked at the entrance to the Washington Navy Yard on Sept. 17, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Report: 52 Felons Received Access to U.S. Military Installations, Including Alleged Drug Dealers, Child Molesters

A new report released by the Pentagon inspector general finds that felons have routine access to military bases throughout the nation.


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AP Exclusive: Boxer Wants Probe On Troubled Plant

U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer wants the Justice Department to investigate if California utility executives deceived federal regulators about an equipment swap at the San Onofre nuclear power plant that eventually led to a radiation leak, The Associated Press has learned.


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D.C.’s Public Housing Waitlist to Close

If you’re waiting for public housing in D.C., you’re not alone. About 70,000 names are on the waitlist, and the queue is going to be capped for the first time starting next week.


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Pipe Bomb Explodes In Treasury Official’s Mailbox

Officials are investigating an apparent pipe bomb that destroyed a mailbox at the Virginia home of the Treasury Department’s inspector general, but a department official says there’s no reason to suspect it was linked to the inspector general’s work.


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CIA To Pull Officer From NYPD After Internal Probe

The inspector general opened its investigation after a series of AP articles that revealed how the NYPD, working in close collaboration with the CIA, set up spying operations that put Muslim communities under scrutiny