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Swatting is not a game

Swatting involves calling 911 and faking an emergency that draws a response from law enforcement.

Tags: swatting , Shirley Rooker , Call For Action , 911

Monday - 06/20/2011, 07:43pm EDT

New security for Discovery building after stand-off

The Discovery Channel parent company is considering new security measures for its Silver Spring headquarters after a gunman armed with explosive devices took three people hostage there last September.

Tags: James J. Lee , Discovery , Discovery Channel , Discovery Communications , Hostage , hostage situation , hostage crisis , Montgomery County Police

Thursday - 01/13/2011, 03:04pm EST

Devices detonated at Discovery gunman's home

Authorities have completed their search of Discovery Communications headquarters, a day after a man with a history of protesting the company's environmental programming burst into the headquarters with an explosive device strapped to his body and took three people hostage at gunpoint before police shot and killed him.

Tags: Discovery Communications , Montgomery County Police , gunman , hostage situation , James J. Lee , Tom Manger , FBI , ATF , Jim McNulty , David Leavy

Wednesday - 09/01/2010, 03:28pm EDT

OPM to create pools of qualified applicants

Every agency will have access to hire candidates from database. Several other hiring reforms in the works, OPM says.

Tags: pay and benefits , John Berry , Jennifer Mason , Justin Johnson , Peter Orszag , OPM , OMB , hiring reform , Wellness

Tuesday - 06/30/2009, 04:37pm EDT