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Brian Naylor

Brian Naylor appears in the following:

Acting Director Of Secret Service Testifies On Capitol Hill

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

The acting director of the Secret Service made his first appearance before a congressional committee on Wednesday following a security breach that led to the resignation of the previous chief.

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NBC The Latest To Distance Itself From Bill Cosby

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

There was more fallout for actor comedian Bill Cosby on Wednesday, following renewed allegations about sexual misconduct. NBC said it was cancelling plans for a comedy it was developing with Cosby.

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Justice Department Charges Georgia Debt Collector With Fraud

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Williams, Scott & Associates is alleged to have threatened debtors with arrest, criminal charges and the loss of driving privileges. The owner and six employees were arrested.

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Acting Secret Service Head To Testify In White House Fence Jumper Probe

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Last September's entry into the White House by an Iraq War veteran who scaled the fence along Pennsylvania Avenue is the focus of another hearing on Capitol Hill Wednesday.

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Report Released On White House Fence Jumper

Friday, November 14, 2014

Details have emerged about the incident in September that led to the Secret Service director to resign. The Department of Homeland Security, which oversees the Secret Service, launched a review.

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IRS Warns Tax Filing Deadlines And Refunds Could Be Delayed

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

The Internal Revenue Service has warned of tax season chaos if Congress fails to pass a series of breaks by the end of November.

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Third-Party Candidate Could Help Determine Close N.C. Senate Race

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan is in a tight contest with House Speaker Thom Tillis, a Republican. Turnout for third-party candidate Sean Haugh, a pizza delivery man, could also influence the outcome.

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More Scrutiny Coming For Medicare Advantage, Obamacare

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

The Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General said it would review Medicare Advantage billing practices with an eye toward curbing overcharges.

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In North Carolina, Sen. Kay Hagan Runs Stronger Than Expected

Monday, November 03, 2014

Republicans thought it would a prime target to win back. But single-term Democrat Sen. Kay Hagan is running stronger than expected, partly because of her ability to engage the African-American vote.

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Bear-Baiting And Big Races Drown Portland, Maine, In Campaign Ads

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

A combination of candidates, a controversial ballot measure and cheap ad rates have made Portland very popular. There are even ads running for a neighboring state's U.S. Senate race.

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Blue State With Independent Twist: Maine's 3-Way Race For Governor

Friday, October 24, 2014

Maine's Tea Party-backed Gov. Paul LePage won office four years ago when an independent candidate and a Democrat divided the remaining vote. That strong division is shaping up again.

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Remembering The '69 World Series And The Miracle Mets

Monday, October 20, 2014

The Kansas City Royals are the surprise team in the World Series, which reminded NPR's Brian Naylor of the series he attended 45 years ago, when the Miracle New York Mets upset the favored Baltimore Orioles.

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Baseball, Vietnam And Coming Of Age At The 1969 World Series

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

On Oct. 15, 1969, hundreds of thousands marched in Washington to protest the Vietnam War. But it was also Game 4 of the World Series, and NPR's Brian Naylor, then 14, knew where he had to be.

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Critics Say Railroads Should Do More To Prevent Pedestrian Deaths

Monday, October 13, 2014

On average, more than 400 pedestrians per year are killed by trains. They are sometimes children, trying to cross the tracks or walking along side them — but the railroads see them as trespassers.

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Apple Says iOS Encryption Protects Privacy; FBI Raises Crime Fears

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

Apple says its new operating system for the iPhone features encryption so secure that not even Apple has the key to it. But the FBI warns that the software could limit its ability to fight crime.

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Ex-Agent Cites 'Progressive Down Slide' In Morale At Secret Service

Monday, October 06, 2014

The agency with the responsibility for protecting the president, vice president and their families rates in the bottom third in job satisfaction rankings within the federal government.

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Secret Service Director Resigns After Storm Of Criticism

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

The director of the Secret Service, Julia Pierson, resigned on Wednesday after the agency came under scrutiny for a series of security missteps.

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Another Secret Service Security Lapse Disclosed

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

A man with a criminal record and a gun was on an elevator with President Obama last month. The security lapse happened when President Obama visited the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Secret Service Chief On White House Breach: It Won't Happen Again

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Going into Julia Pierson's hearing before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Tuesday, President Obama has expressed confidence in her and the agency she leads. Will that change?

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Secret Service Director To Face Tough Question At House Hearing

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Lawmakers will question Secret Service Director Julia Pierson on how a man was able to jump the White House fence, cross the lawn and get into the White House before being stopped by agents.

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