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Stories with organization: Smithsonian Institution
  • House panel targets 'glaring management failures' at EPA 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 4:21 pm

    WASHINGTON - The chairman of the House Oversight Committee blasted the Environmental Protection Agency Thursday for what he called "glaring management failures" that included promoting a senior employee even though he had been accused of sexual harassment and allowing three other employees to continue working at the agency despite admitting they watched pornography on the job.

  • Smithsonian to demonstrate hoverboard for 'future' festival 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 9:04 am

    WASHINGTON - IBM's Watson computing system will be making a visit to Washington for the Smithsonian's "The Future is Here" Festival, and organizers plan to demonstrate a real hoverboard inspired by the movie "Back to the Future."

  • Smithsonian to demonstrate hoverboard for 'future' festival 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 3:11 am

    WASHINGTON - IBM's Watson computing system will be making a visit to Washington for the Smithsonian's "The Future is Here" Festival, and organizers plan to demonstrate a real hoverboard inspired by the movie "Back to the Future."