Wednesday Afternoon Newsstand

Other Stories We’re Following

Pentagon official says 9/11 suspect was tortured

Agriculture Dept. nominee to push food for poor

Science, law will rule at EPA, Obama pick says

Panel sets Geithner hearing amid tax questions

Obama urges service around inauguration

Will Obama open the government through IT? (fcw)

Veterans Affairs nominee pledges to modernize department (govexec)

Zoo chief could be named OPM director soon (govexec)

Donovan pledges sweeping changes at HUD (federaltimes)

And Finally,

Possible mammoth tusk found on SoCal island