ARLINGTON, Va. — The global security company once known as Blackwater is moving its corporate headquarters from North Carolina to Arlington, Va.
Xe Services said Tuesday that 20 people will move from Moyock, N.C. to Arlington to foster relationships with customers in and around Washington.
While the company’s executive leadership…
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Health officials are becoming increasingly alarmed at the rise in the number of babies born hooked on pills that their mothers took while…Continue
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BELVIDERE, N.J. - A northern New Jersey school district has adopted a voluntary random drug testing program for middle school students.
Parental consent is required for sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students in the Belvidere school district. Parents must also pay for the cost of the treatment program.
Those who test positive will be required to attend an early…Continue
A Lansing medical marijuana dispensary is offering medical marijuana patients a choice of a half a gram of medical pot or a marijuana-laced baked good called a “medible” in exchange for registering to vote.…Continue
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OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK, Wash. — Beginning late this summer, one of the most promising and pure acts of environmental restoration the region and the nation have ever seen will get under way here, experts say, in the…Continue
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The New York Times
The mental-health fallout from the Sept. 11 attacks has taught psychologists far more about their field's limits than about their potential to shape and predict behavior, according to a new review.
The review, a collection of articles due to be published next month in…Continue
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FAIRFIELD, Connecticut (Lynnley Browning) - If you want to know why tax from surging corporate profits isn't making much of a dent in the United States' crippling budget deficit, a glance at Microsoft Corp's recent results provides some clues.
Things were rosy in the giant software company's just-ended…Continue
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By Gillian Shaw
A Langley family has become the latest victim of swatting, a practice in which 911 callers trick police into sending out a SWAT team in response to a bogus call.
Langley RCMP blocked traffic and the Lower Mainland Emergency Response Team surrounded a home in the 27100 block of 16th Avenue earlier this…Continue
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MEXICO CITY - FEDERAL police have arrested a leader of the Knights Templar drug cartel in the Mexican state of Michoacan.
Security forces say Bulmaro Salinas Munoz, alias 'El Men', was arrested in Morelia, where he had allegedly been the cartel's local chief since August 2010.
The 33-year-old is accused of…
Randy Vickers's resignation follows string of online assaults on Senate, CIA, FBI and other government agencies
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By Mac Slavo
July 22, 2011
Reports from organizations like the Center for Security Policy have confirmed that Electromagnetic Pulse, or EMP, weapons could potentially wipe out the entire…Continue
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The government is proposing sweeping changes in the rules covering research involving human subjects, an effort officials say…Continue
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