According to a new report, the federal government spent $59 Billion on social welfare programs in 2006. While that number is high, it is nearly half of the taxpayer dollars given to assist… 95 more words
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DENVER (CBS4/AP) – Lockheed Martin announced major layoffs on Thursday, but the defense contractor says in Colorado jobs will actually be added.
About 4,000 jobs, or 3.5 percent of Lockheed’s workforce, are being cut as the company continues to look for ways to lower costs amid reduced government spending. 280 more words
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Federal officials say a third senior U.S. Navy official has been arrested in connection with a massive bribery scheme in Asia that helped a Malaysian defense contractor overbill the Pentagon by millions of dollars in exchange for prostitutes, luxury trips and other bribes. 84 more words
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” A U.S. Navy commander has been accused of moving ships ‘like chess pieces’ to ports in Asia to financially benefit a defense contractor, in return for prostitutes and Lady Gaga tickets, according to naval court documents.
As the science of brain stimulation forges ahead, neuroscientists and psychologists face tough ethical decisions
The military has a genuine interest in brain stimulation research. 1,070 more words