Recent content from James Shiffer
Your eyes and ears are especially important to us in an era of growing government secrecy.
The sexual harassment scandal has brought new attention to the different disclosure practices that apply to Minnesota institutions.
One problem: The web pages in question are still on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's website. You can find them linked from the EPA home page.
And since November 2016, county officials have been waiting.
Instead it confirmed to the cynics and conspiracy theorists that the government can never come clean.
Data purges and secrecy confounding transparency advocates.
A man living in Crystal in 1965 was repeatedly named as an FBI informant in the trove of documents related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy released by the National Archives on Thursday.
In May, the Board of Regents of the University of Minnesota learned that another high-ranking athletic department employee had been placed on leave for misconduct. This was supposed to stay secret.
Michael Weigel and William Eldridge both had the same idea on how to inflict emotional pain on women in their lives. They created fake Facebook…
Earlier this year, a researcher at Concordia University in St. Paul was combing through declassified CIA records and discovered an intriguing stone legacy of the…