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Ex-Blackwater guard says didn’t feel threatened

Ex-Blackwater guard says didn’t feel threatened By PETE YOST — Jul. 31, 2014 6:21 PM EDT WASHINGTON (AP) — The defense team in the Blackwater trial attacked the testimony of a key prosecution witness Thursday, telling a jury that the … Continue reading

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Remote Medical International and vRad Support U.S. Military in Afghanistan and Kuwait With Critical Radiology Services

Press Release Remote Medical International and vRad Support U.S. Military in Afghanistan and Kuwait With Critical Radiology Services MINNEAPOLIS, MN and SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – Jul 29, 2014) – vRad (Virtual Radiologic) the largest U.S. telemedicine company and radiology practice with … Continue reading

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Ex-Blackwater guard testifies against colleagues

Ex-Blackwater guard testifies against colleagues FILE – This Sept. 25, 2007 file photo shows an Iraqi traffic policeman inspecting a car destroyed by a Blackwater security detail in al-Nisoor Square in Baghdad, Iraq. A former Blackwater security guard says he … Continue reading

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USIS under fire over latest government contract

USIS under fire over latest government contract Lawmakers want Jeh Johnson to explain how USIS got the contract. | John Shinkle/POLITICO By BYRON TAU | 7/29/14 10:22 PM EDT The company that conducted background checks on both NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and … Continue reading

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The black hole of US government contracting

The black hole of US government contracting Exclusive 28 July, by Danielle Marie Mackey In January 2008, a 24-year-old Green Beret from Pennsylvania, Ryan Maseth, was electrocuted and killed while showering at Radwaniyah US base in Iraq. The cause, his … Continue reading

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What The DC Circ.’s KBR Decision Means For Compliance

What The DC Circ.’s KBR Decision Means For Compliance Law360, New York (July 07, 2014, 12:15 PM ET) – Brian Miller ​ Almost every major regulatory regime relies on a basic principle of law enforcement policy that, by creating incentives … Continue reading

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Whistleblower Presses Challenges Over Access to KBR Docs

Whistleblower Presses Challenges Over Access to KBR Docs By Andrew Ramonas, Legal Times July 28, 2014 Stephen Kohn. Photo: Diego M. Radzinschi/NLJ Lawyers for a whistleblower on Monday asked a full federal appeals court to hear a dispute over access … Continue reading

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Kenyan Woman Dies in Kabul Base Bomb

Kenyan Woman Dies in Kabul Base Bomb A Kenyan woman working for an American private military contractor was killed last Tuesday in the latest suicide bombing targeting a US military base in Kabul, Afghanistan. Lilian Boit is a former Kenya … Continue reading

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Serco Awarded $22.7 Million Contract to Support Deployable Medical Systems

Serco Awarded $22.7 Million Contract to Support Deployable Medical Systems Posted on: 28 Jul 14 PR Newswire RESTON Va. July 28 2014 RESTON Va. July 28 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Serco Inc. a provider of professional technology and management services announced the … Continue reading

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G4S and Serco woes help outsourcing firm Capita post sharp rise in revenue

G4S and Serco woes help outsourcing firm Capita post sharp rise in revenue As scandals engulf rivals the London-listed firm has secured lucrative contracts, boosting revenue by £300m Jennifer Rankin The Guardian, Wednesday 23 July 2014 08.26 EDT Capita’s revenues … Continue reading

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