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The company that handled a background check on National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden is accused of defrauding the government. (credit: The Guardian via Getty Images)

Report: NSA Warned To Investigate 4,000 Internal Security Breaches In 2012

A news account based on secret intelligence budget files provided by National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says that the surveillance agency warned in 2012 that it planned to investigate up to 4,000 reports of possible internal security breaches.

08/29/2013

Analysis of financial terms being searched on Google can be used to predict the direction of the stock market. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Study: Forecasters Are Bad At Forecasting

According to The Washington Post, a new study by the research team at Goldman Sachs found “that the forecasts tend to underestimate the outcome for several months in a row, and then overestimate it for several months in a row.”

08/10/2013

The Washington Post building. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Graham Family Gives Up Slumping Washington Post After 80 Years

Don Graham announced to staff that the Washington Post had been sold to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, closing the book on the storied paper’s history as a family dynasty after seven straight years of declining revenue.

08/06/2013

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Washington Post Sold to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

The Washington Post will be sold to Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeffrey Bezos.

08/05/2013

A journalist says the American intelligence contractor who disclosed U.S. government surveillance programs fled to Hong Kong because he believed he wouldn't get a fair trial in his home country. (Photo by The Guardian via Getty Images)

Journalist: Snowden Fled US Fearing Unfair Trial

A journalist says the American intelligence contractor who disclosed U.S. government surveillance programs fled to Hong Kong because he believed he wouldn’t get a fair trial in his home country.

06/10/2013

The logo for the Washington Post is displayed outside of its offices in Washington, DC. (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Sign of the Times: Paying for Online Content?

The Washington Post will institute a Paywall on June 12, essentially charging daily web readers for the content they’d already been receiving free of charge. Read up and weigh-in on the conversation, and let us if you’re now willing to pay $10+/month for the same service.

06/06/2013

The logo for the Washington Post is displayed outside of its offices in Washington, DC. (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Will WaPo’s Paywall Help or Hinder the Struggling Paper?

But since 1996, content on WashingtonPost.com has been free for anyone with an internet connection. The latest news has been just a click of the refresh icon away for 17 years. On Wednesday, however, The Post announced that it will begin phasing in a paywall June 12.

06/06/2013

File photo of N.J. Sen. Robert Menendez. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Report: Grand Jury Investigating Menendez

Sen. Robert Menendez is being investigated by a Miami federal grand jury for his role in advocating for the business interests of a wealthy donor and friend, The Washington Post reported Thursday.

03/15/2013

File photo of Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III walking off the field after beating the Cowboys to clinch the NFC East. (credit: Getty Images)

Baby To Be Named After RGIII After Cowboys Fan Loses Bet To Boyfriend

Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins earned another win over the Dallas Cowboys – and this one will last a lifetime.

02/22/2013

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Mother Jones Reporter Wins Polk Award For Romney ’47 Percent’ Story

The reporter for Mother Jones magazine who broke the story of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s remarks that 47 percent of Americans “believe they are victims” is among the winners of the 64th annual George Polk Awards in Journalism.

02/18/2013

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