Daily Archives: July 30, 2016

Brazil Police to Take Over Security Screening at Rio Olympics

[Translate] Brazil Police to Take Over Security Screening at Rio Olympics Police officers from around the country will be stepping in after contractor failed to hire enough staff Brazilian soldiers stand guard outside the Rio Olympic Park. The government said … Continue reading

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Watchdog Finds Uneven Assessment of Army Contractors

[Translate] Watchdog Finds Uneven Assessment of Army Contractors July 28, 2016 (Photo: U.S. Army Europe / Flickr) The U.S. Army is not consistently following the rules for evaluating contractor performance, according to a Department of Defense Inspector General (IG) report released on … Continue reading

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$43 Million Gas Station a “Can of Worms” Says Sen. Grassley

[Translate] $43 Million Gas Station a “Can of Worms” Says Sen. Grassley July 26, 2016 The controversial gas station in Afghanistan, which cost taxpayers either $42.7 million or less than $10 million depending on whom you ask, has become a “can of worms,” … Continue reading

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