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Brian Naylor

Brian Naylor appears in the following:

After Government's Greenlight, Commercial Drones Set To Take Off

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

The FAA has granted 1,300 permits that allow commercial firms to operate drones for everything from selling real estate to inspecting utility lines. But there's concern over some recent close calls.

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IRS Hack Bigger Than First Thought

Monday, August 17, 2015

A closer look shows hackers got nearly three times the taxpayer data originally feared.

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Privacy Advocates To Senate Cyber Security Bill

Tuesday, August 04, 2015

The Senate is considering a bill to make it easier for businesses and the government to share data about cyber threats. Proponents say it would enhance security; opponents call it surveillance.

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Obama's First Trip To Kenya As President Is Less About His Roots This Time

Thursday, July 23, 2015

President Obama is heading to Kenya, where his father was born. He'll meet with relatives, but the trip is not strictly personal. There's plenty of official business on the agenda.

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OPM Director Katherine Archuleta Resigns After Massive Data Hack

Friday, July 10, 2015

Office of Personnel Management Director Katherine Archuleta announced she is resigning on Friday, after the government revealed more than 22 million federal employees had their personal data stolen.

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Government Extending Federal Benefits To All Married Same-Sex Couples

Thursday, July 09, 2015

The announcement follows last month's Supreme Court decision that same-sex couples may legally wed in all 50 states.

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OPM: 21.5 Million Social Security Numbers Stolen From Government Computers

Thursday, July 09, 2015

The number includes 19.7 million individuals who applied for a background investigation.

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NYSE Says Software Update To Blame For Trading Halt

Thursday, July 09, 2015

An update to the exchange's trading system on Tuesday night didn't go as planned the next morning.

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Trading Resumes On New York Stock Exchange

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Trading on the exchange was halted at 11:32 a.m. and restored at approximately 3:10 p.m. ET. The NYSE said the issue was technical and not due to malicious activity.

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Excellent: Harry Shearer To Return To 'The Simpsons' Cast

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

The man who provides the voice of Mr. Burns and many other characters had threatened to leave the show, which is heading into its 27th season.

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Obama Administration Aims To Expand Access To Solar Power

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

The White House is announcing a series of moves, including installing more solar energy units in federally subsidized housing, low cost loans for homeowners and a program to help renters.

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Virginia's Pamunkey Tribe Granted Federal Recognition

Thursday, July 02, 2015

The Native Americans had contact with earliest English settlers and included Pocahontas among their members.

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U.S. Grants Federal Recognition To Pamunkey Indian Tribe

Thursday, July 02, 2015

The Bureau of Indian Affairs has granted federal recognition to the Virginia tribe, whose members encountered the first permanent English settlers some 400 years ago.

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BP To Pay $18.7 Billion To Settle Gulf Coast Oil Spill Claims

Thursday, July 02, 2015

The agreement with the U.S. government, five Gulf Coast states and more than 400 local governments comes five years after the Deepwater Horizon spill.

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Justice Department Investigating Airlines For Possible Price Collusion

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

The department says it is looking into "possible unlawful coordination" by several major carriers. American and United have confirmed that they are among the airlines under scrutiny.

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Militants Stage Series Of Deadly Attacks In Egypt's Sinai Peninsula

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

The early morning attacks on checkpoints were later claimed by the Sinai affiliate of the self-described Islamic State.

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Somebody Is Cutting Internet Cables In California

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

There have been at least 11 attacks in the San Francisco Bay Area in the past year, according to the FBI. The most recent occurred Tuesday and disrupted service as far north as Seattle.

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U.S., Cuba Formally Resume Diplomatic Relations

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

The two countries have agreed to reopen embassies in Washington and Havana. President Obama calls it a historic step forward after 50 years of hostilities.

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Prison Officials On Leave After New York Escape

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The officials are off the job while authorities continue their investigation of the break out. The surviving escapee says the two prisoners conducted a dry run the night before they left.

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Deadline In Iran Nuclear Talks Extended To July 7

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The negotiations in Vienna are aimed at limiting Iran's nuclear program in return for lifting economic sanctions imposed by the West.

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