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Stories with person: James Langevin
  • US wonders: Why stolen data on federal workers not for sale? 
    Updated: Jun-18-15 5:31 am

    WASHINGTON - The Obama administration is increasingly confident that China's government, not criminal hackers, was responsible for the extraordinary theft of personal information about as many as 14 million current and former federal employees and others, The Associated Press has learned. One sign: None of the data has been credibly offered for sale on underground markets popular among professional identity thieves.

  • Carter: Iraqi training goal to fall way short of recruits story has photos
    Updated: Jun-17-15 5:04 pm

    WASHINGTON - The U.S. will fall way short of meeting its goal of training 24,000 Iraqi forces to fight Islamic State militants by this fall, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Wednesday on Capitol Hill where lawmakers are already skeptical of the Obama administration's strategy to address threats in the Mideast.

  • Prudence Island land to be protected with federal grant 
    Updated: May-31-15 10:55 am

    PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has awarded a grant to protect 103 acres of land on Prudence Island from future development.