12 days ago
The National Guard and Reserve, because of members' multiple, nonconsecutive deployments, faces particular difficulties when obtaining scattered records, the GAO said.
42 days ago
One overriding problem was the VA's inability to deal with design changes in a timely manner, according to the Government Accountability Office, Congress' auditing and investigative arm.
98 days ago
During that same time, schools should have spent some $482 billion, the group calculated based on a formula included in the most recent GAO study.
98 days ago
In its annual assessment of the Pentagon's most expensive program, the U.S. Government Accountability Office said the "current outlook is improved but long-term affordability is a major concern."
103 days ago
In the new Miami courthouse's case, the GAO study showed that as of 2010 there were only 27 judges instead of the 33 that were originally projected.
109 days ago
NORAD, based at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., told the GAO the move wouldn't hurt its ability to scramble fighters to intercept hostile or hijacked aircraft.
117 days ago
Daouda Diarra said that fighters with the Movement for Oneness and Jihad in West Africa, or MUJAO, attacked a Gao checkpoint late Wednesday and made their way into the city.
123 days ago
A lot of the problems the GAO identified "go away - the shipping files back and forth or between us and the hospital," said Tom Murphy, the director of the VA's compensation service.
125 days ago
Radical Islamic fighters withdrew from Gao on Jan. 26 after imposing their harsh interpretation of Shariah law in the most populous city in northern Mali for nearly 10 months.
126 days ago
"Hollande's aim will require considerable effort as the Islamic extremists have dispersed into the desert from where it appears they will launch attacks on Gao and other centers in northern Mali.
127 days ago
"The radical Islamic fighters from the Movement for Oneness and Jihad in West Africa, or MUJAO, had ruled Gao for nearly 10 months before they were ousted at the end of January.
129 days ago
A Malian military spokesman says soldiers arrested two men who tried to blow themselves up on the outskirts of Gao.
129 days ago
The classified studies were summarized in a briefing for lawmakers by the Government Accountability Office, Congress' nonpartisan investigative and auditing arm, which is preparing a report.
132 days ago
Gao has been held by French-led forces since late January, and there have been concerns of a counterinsurgency by remnants of the Islamic radicals belonging to MUJAO.
142 days ago
The French Defense Ministry, in a statement posted on its website, said that a bridge to Gao and the city's airport had been captured in an air and land operation Friday evening.
143 days ago
The Islamists first seized control of Gao and two other northen provinicial capitals - Timbuktu and Kidal - in April last year during the chaotic aftermath of a coup in the distant capital.