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A government watchdog group told Congress that the Internal Revenue Service failed to install security upgrades, leaving the agency’s computer systems vulnerable to hackers. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images WASHINGTON —...
Reconstruction of the Cretaceous fossil bird from the Araripe Basin, Brazil. Illustration by Deverson Pepi Paleontologists have stumbled upon a bird fossil that is so well preserved its long tail feathers have possibly retained their original color...
Rescue workers search a sunken ship at the Jianli section of the Yangtze River in Hubei province, China, on June 2. They are searching for more than 400 people, many of them elderly Chinese tourists, missing after a cruise boat capsized on the river...
Rescuers work around derailed carriages of an Amtrak train in Philadelphia on May 13. Photo by Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — An emotional Amtrak CEO pledged to lawmakers Tuesday that safety technology that could have prevented a deadly...
Business is business. You should accept the job best for you, advises Nick Corcodilos. Nick Corcodilos started headhunting in Silicon Valley in 1979, and has answered over 30,000 questions from the Ask The Headhunter community over the past decade....
FIFA President Sepp Blatter was re-elected as FIFA president for a fifth term after Jordan’s Prince Ali bin Al Hussein conceded defeat at the Congress of world football’s governing body on May 29. Photo by Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters Less than...