Public Sector
Rare 'Lazarus superconductivity' observed in promising, rediscovered material   
October 08, 2019
Source: Phys.org - Researchers from the University of Maryland, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory (NHMFL) and the University of Oxford have ...
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Unions sue USDA seeking to halt new pork processing rule   
October 08, 2019
Source: The Courier - A spokeswoman for the USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service said the agency does not comment on pending litigation. UFCW International President Marc Perrone said there is no evidence line ...
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NIST Invites Tech Vendors to Participate in Energy Sector Cybersecurity Initiative   
October 08, 2019
Source: GovCon Wire - The National Institute of Standards and Technology is looking for sources of technology platforms and technical services that can help NIST develop guidance for securing internet-of-things devices used across the energy sector....
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Trump: ‘Sanctuary cities’ put ‘all Americans at risk’   
October 07, 2019
Source: The Washington Post - President Trump told the National Association of Attorneys General on March 4 to make sure their “states and cities are fully cooperating with the Department of Homeland Security.” Many black voters in Milwaukee...
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Sessions: Bump stock ban announcement coming 'soon'   
October 07, 2019
Source: The Washington Times - “Our top people have believed for some time that we can, through the regulatory process, not allow the bump stock to convert a weapon from semi-automatic to fully automatic,” Mr. Sessions said during the National...
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New Technology Could Detect Opioid Use through Breath Test   
October 07, 2019
Source: KTXL-TV Sacramento on MSN.com - DAVIS -- Opioid-related deaths rose above 2,200 in California in 2017 alone, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Researchers are now hoping a new technology will save lives. “We’ve developed a...
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Industry already at deeper level than GAO labelling recommendations   
October 07, 2019
Source: New Food Magazine - coli. In September 2002, he became the Chief Medical Officer at the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition. He was appointed as Associate Commissioner for Foods. In 2013, Dr...
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PA to Join Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative   
October 07, 2019
Source: Public News Service - HARRISBURG, Pa. – Pennsylvania is taking a major step forward in its efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Gov. Tom Wolf has set the wheels in motion for the Keystone State to join nine other states in the Regional...
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Hyland Healthcare Contributes to New Healthcare Cybersecurity Guide from National Institute of Standards and Technology   
October 07, 2019
Source: Finanzen - CLEVELAND, Sept. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is releasing a new practice guide – NIST Special Publication...
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Gov. Wolf plans to have Pennsylvania join a regional effort to cut carbon emissions   
October 06, 2019
Source: WHYY - Tom Wolf announced Thursday plans to join a regional effort to cut carbon emissions from power plants. The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) requires polluters to pay for their emissions. Since 2009, the initiative has...
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