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Feds paid $1 billion in Social Security benefits to individuals without a SSN

The Social Security Administration paid $1 billion in benefits to individuals who did not have a Social Security Number (SSN), according to a new audit. The agency’s inspector general found errors in the government’s documentation for representative payees, otherwise known as individuals who receive retirement or disability payments on behalf of another person who is

New Mexico says 57 nuke containers could be threat “NUCLEAR WASTE MISSING”?

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.  — The New Mexico Environment Department says Los Alamos National Laboratory packed 57 containers of nuclear waste with a type of kitty litter thought to have caused a radiation leak at the federal government’s troubled repository. Department Secretary Ryan Flynn on Monday gave the lab two days to submit a plan for fixing