Sen. Jon Tester

A cyberattack similar to previous hacker intrusions from China penetrated computer networks for months at USIS, the government's leading security clearance contractor, before the company noticed, officials and others familiar with an FBI investigation and related official inquiries told The Associated Press. (credit: Patrick Lux/Getty Images)

US Security Contractors Didn’t Notice Hacker Breach For Months

A cyberattack similar to previous hacker intrusions from China penetrated computer networks for months at USIS, the government’s leading security clearance contractor, before the company noticed, officials and others familiar with an FBI investigation and related official inquiries told The Associated Press.

11/03/2014

Democratic Sen. John Walsh says he will not seek re-election after facing intense scrutiny over plagiarism allegations. (U.S. Senate)

Democratic Senator John Walsh Drops Out Of Montana Race

Walsh is facing allegations he plagiarized large portions of a 2007 research project for the Army War College.

08/07/2014

File photo of a polar bear. (credit: JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Senate Votes On Polar Bear Carcasses In First Roll Call Since September

Congress is back in town after the election to find a way around automatic tax increases and spending cuts in January. But first, lawmakers are dealing with 41 polar bear carcasses.

11/14/2012

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