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2011-07-20 06:00:00

NEW YORK, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a Northrop Grumman-led team, Verizon is providing advanced technology to help the federal agency that administers Medicare, Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program improve its detection and prevention of fraud and waste. On July 1, the agency - the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) - began using a new fraud management platform that incorporates predictive modeling technology from Verizon to transform the way...

2008-06-24 12:02:28

The US Postal Service has selected Verizon Business to provide an estimated $16.4 million worth of network services under the federal Networx Universal communications program. According to the agreement, Verizon Business will be the primary provider of long-distance and calling-card services for the agency's nearly 166,000 lines serving 34,000 locations nationwide, under a ten-year agreement valued at $10 million. The company was also awarded a new task order valued at $6.4 million to...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'