Brian Naylor

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From Yellowstone To Grand Canyon, WPA Posters Celebrate National Parks

Monday, May 26, 2014

If you've ever been to a national park gift shop, you may have seen reproductions of these prints for sale. Of more than 1,000 originals, only 40 are known to survive.


700,000 Jobs Are At Stake If The Highway Trust Fund Goes Broke

Thursday, May 15, 2014

The federal gas tax that's supposed to pay for the nation's highways doesn't bring in enough money. But Congress hasn't raised the tax in more than 20 years and isn't likely to do so now.


Speaking Beside A Bridge, Obama Addresses Approaching Budget Gap

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

President Obama is visiting one of New York state's bridges across the Hudson River to talk about the need to spend more on roads and bridges. Funds for federal highways and bridges c...


Meet The Front-Runners In The Crowded GOP Senate Primary

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Seven Republicans are competing for the nomination to Georgia's open Senate seat. At least three of them carry the Tea Party mantle, but the current front-runners are favored by the GOP establishment.


Lately, Title IX Has Made Its Presence Felt Beyond The Playing Field

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Title IX is known mostly for ensuring girls have the same chance as boys to participate in sports, but it has another role, too: It requires colleges to prevent sexual assault and violence on campus.


White House Warns Highway Trust Fund Is Low On Funds

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

The Obama administration has sent to Congress a four-year $302 billion infrastructure bill. It proposes closing corporate loopholes to make up for lost revenues from the gas tax.


Report Decries A Cozy Relationship Shared By DHS And Watchdog

Thursday, April 24, 2014

A Senate panel released a report Thursday that criticizes the inspector general of the Department of Homeland Security. It accuses him of repeatedly compromising his independence.


Obama Administration Opens Review Of Its Deportation Policy

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The Obama administration is reviewing its deportation policies in an effort to conduct enforcement more humanely, according to the White House. As part of the effort, Homeland Securit...


New Deal Treasure: Government Searches For Long-Lost Art

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

During the Great Depression, the federal government purchased hundreds of thousands of works by American artists. But in the decades since, much of that art has gone missing.


As Man Faces Off With Nature More Often, U.S. Agency Scrutinized

Sunday, April 06, 2014

The mission of the Agriculture Department's Wildlife Service is to mitigate conflict between humans and wildlife. But critics say some of its activities are cruel to animals and that it should be more transparent.

The USDA's inspector general is conducting an audit of the agency. Results are expected later this ...


A Rising GOP Star In Oklahoma Aims For The U.S. Senate

Monday, March 31, 2014

T.W. Shannon, a 36-year-old conservative who is running to succeed retiring Republican Sen. Tom Coburn, would be the third African-American in the Senate.


Why Don't Planes Stream Their Flight Data In Real Time?

Thursday, March 27, 2014

As search teams hunt for Flight 370's flight recorders, one might ask: Why is data stored only using onboard recorders? Real-time transmission of flight data is possible, but there are roadblocks.


In Airliner Search, Countries Still Wonder What Parts To Play

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

FBI investigators are now joining the hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. It's one more instance of increasingly closer international cooperation in the search — though confusion persists.


Toyota, Justice Department Reach Settlement On Recall

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

The Justice Department announced Wednesday that it has reached a billion-dollar agreement with Toyota, settling a federal probe into the company's handling of a recall for faulty gas pedals.


U.S. Checks For Stolen Passports, But Other Nations Fall Short

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Two men apparently boarded Malaysia Airlines flight 370 with stolen passports. The U.S. has safeguards to prevent that from happening on U.S.-bound flights, but other nations are not as diligent.


Government Printing Office Is Churning Out Less Paper

Thursday, March 06, 2014

The government is saving money by offering more online services. But some worry that seniors and other without access to the Internet are being left behind.


Behind The Curtain At The Clinton White House

Friday, February 28, 2014

The Clinton Presidential Library is releasing thousands formerly secret documents that date back to the Clinton presidency. They offer close look at the operations of the Clinton White House.


Feeling The Fiscal Squeeze, EPA Seeks To Slim Down

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

The Environmental Protection Agency is offering buyouts to some of its employees. The move comes as a number of federal agencies, under pressure from the sequester, are trying to slim their budgets.


Up Next For Joe Biden, A Busy Year — And A Choice

Saturday, December 28, 2013

This was a busy year for Vice President Joe Biden: He was President Obama's point man on gun control; he traveled widely, pushing for infrastructure spending; and he recently returned form a trip to Asia, where he met with the leaders of China, Japan and South Korea.

In 2014, Biden ...


FCC Proposes AM Radio Changes To Give The Band A Boost

Tuesday, December 03, 2013

AM radio once played a central role in American life. The family would gather around the Philco to hear the latest Western or detective drama. The transistor radio was where baby boomers first heard the Beatles and other Top 40 hits. And, of course, there's no better way to take ...