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03.27.17
FBI's facial recognition database is dangerously inaccurate
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FBI's facial recognition database is dangerously inaccurate

It returns false positives 15 percent of the time, more often with minorities and women.

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07.29.16
Orion spacecraft may fall behind schedule, go over budget
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Orion spacecraft may fall behind schedule, go over budget

An independent review of the capsule program says NASA's cost and schedule estimates are unreliable.

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04.07.16
State-run healthcare websites aren't as secure as you'd think
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State-run healthcare websites aren't as secure as you'd think

A congressional investigation found security flaws in CA, KY and VT insurance portals.

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09.18.15
Most US rail operators won't meet deadline for train safety controls
09.18.15

Most US rail operators won't meet deadline for train safety controls

The end-of-year deadline to have positive train control (PTC) in place won't be met by around 70 percent of rail operators.

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05.17.15
The US' drone pilots aren't getting enough training
05.17.15

The US' drone pilots aren't getting enough training

The US is increasingly relying on drones for recon and air support, but you almost wouldn't know i...

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03.04.15
Government finds the FAA is vulnerable to hacks
03.04.15

Government finds the FAA is vulnerable to hacks

On the scale of extremely disconcerting government revelations, this isn't PRISM, but damn if it i...

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06.19.13
Congressional report says you 'may' owe taxes on your WoW income
06.19.13

Congressional report says you 'may' owe taxes on your WoW income

If you're a World of Warcraft or Diablo 3 player, the federal government would like to have a word...

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03.30.13
FCC confident in its mobile phone radiation limits, seeks second opinions
03.30.13

FCC confident in its mobile phone radiation limits, seeks second opinions

Cast your memory back to last summer. Sweep away memories of iPhone 5 leaks galore, and you might...

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