One of the most troublesome forms of cyber attack, ransomware famously hit Baltimore earlier this year.
Israel’s favorite street food, shawarma, goes vegan. And your Greek grandma comes to cook for you.
Allstate insurance company has come out with its annual best-and-worst list and neither Baltimore nor Washington, D.C., the two biggest hubs of federal workers, did not fare well.
With snow in the forecast on Wednesday, federal employees in the national capital region are waiting to hear more details about the government’s operating status.
The Office of Personnel Management says it’s monitoring the weather situation for Washington, D.C. federal offices.
The Office of Personnel Management closed federal offices in the D.C. area Thursday due to an impending snow storm. Emergency workers and telework-ready employees required to work “must follow their agency’s policies, including written telework agreements,” according to OPM. Federal agencies in the Baltimore area are also closed.
A report by the Veterans Affairs’ Inspector General’s office found that a regional supervisor stockpiled about 8,000 veteran-related documents, and that paperwork with sensitive personal information was poorly handled.
The Baltimore-based agency got $1 billion in the federal stimulus package. Half is intended for the computer project and the other half for reducing a backlog in disability claim processing.