http://www.usa.gov/rss/updates.xml Government news and featured content from the U.S. government’s official website, USA.gov. en Jan 04, 2017 16:00:30 https://kids.usa.gov/teens/exercise-fitness-nutrition/new-years-resolutions/index.shtml?utm_campaign=%2B%20Education&utm_content=39691321&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter Now that 2017 is just around the corner, have you thought about setting a new goal? Dec 07, 2016 13:15:00 https://www.usa.gov/features/explore-american-indian-culture-during-native-american-heritage-month National Native American Heritage Month recognizes and celebrates Native Americans’ many contributions to the United States. Nov 10, 2016 16:30:00 https://www.usa.gov/features/veterans-benefits-are-getting-easier-to-use If you’re a veteran, this roundup from USAGov can help you learn about important changes to existing programs and discover new services you’ve earned. Nov 10, 2016 16:30:30 https://www.usa.gov/features/explore-american-indian-culture-during-native-american-heritage-month National Native American Heritage Month recognizes and celebrates Native Americans’ many contributions to the United States. Nov 02, 2016 18:45:15 https://www.usa.gov/features/beard-up-and-check-up Learn what exams and screenings you need depending on your age, health, family history, and lifestyle. Nov 02, 2016 18:45:30 https://www.usa.gov/features/usagovs-guide-for-voters-with-a-disability Learn how you or a loved one with a disability can prepare for Election Day with this guide from USAGov. Oct 03, 2016 18:30:15 https://www.usa.gov/features/five-things-to-know-before-you-vote-in-2016 Review USAGov’s list of things to do before you vote to make sure you know all you need to know before November 8. Oct 06, 2016 15:30:15 http://connect.usa.gov/hurricane-matthew-be-prepared If you are in an area that will be affected by Hurricane Matthew, listen to the directions of your state and local officials. If instructed to evacuate, don’t wait, evacuate. Always have information you need to be ready to handle a disaster or emergency. Oct 05, 2016 15:00:45 https://www.usa.gov/features/your-vote-and-the-electoral-college Election Day is about a month away. And while candidates fight for your vote, it’s important to know what happens after you cast it. Aug 24, 2016 13:15:45 https://www.usa.gov/features/usagovs-11-national-parks-you-cant-miss-in-2016 Check out some of USAGov’s favorite parks as chosen by our own staff. Aug 23, 2016 13:30:45 https://www.usa.gov/features/get-ready-for-school-8-tips-for-parents-from-kids-gov The end of summer marks the start of a new school year. These tips can help you as you get your family ready for the upcoming academic year. Jul 21, 2016 18:45:45 https://www.usa.gov/features/usagovs-top-five-questions-for-election-season USAGov answers the top five election season questions to get you ready for November 8. Aug 23, 2016 13:30:45 https://www.usa.gov/features/heads-up-learn-about-concussions Learn how to protect yourself from a concussion, to recognize its symptoms and to get medical treatment. Aug 04, 2016 14:15:15 https://www.usa.gov/features/usagovs-tips-for-national-anthem-etiquette These tips from USAGov, based on the U.S. Flag Code will help you know what to do anywhere the national anthem is played. Jul 21, 2016 18:45:00 https://www.usa.gov/features/the-usagov-contact-center-connects-you-to-answers-from-your-government Learn how USAGov’s Contact Center connects you with your government. Jun 29, 2016 20:15:00 http://https://www.usa.gov/features/usagovs-guide-to-displaying-the-american-flag This guide from USAGov, based on the Federal Flag Code, can help you show respect for the flag as you celebrate this Fourth of July. Jun 24, 2016 17:30:00 https://www.usa.gov/features/usagovs-voting-guide-for-military-members-and-americans-abroad USAGov is committed to informing and making sure members of the military, their families, and other Americans outside the U.S. don’t miss the chance to vote. Jun 24, 2016 17:30:30 https://www.usa.gov/features/critical-rx-for-a-healthy-home Some people have health issues and may not realize their personal wellness and the health of their home are interconnected. Jun 24, 2016 17:15:30 https://www.usa.gov/features/discover-six-of-the-government-s-best-mobile-apps There’s an app for everything in this digital age, including hundreds developed by the federal government. Here are six apps that we found especially useful. Jun 24, 2016 17:30:00 https://www.usa.gov/features/support-for-families-when-a-suicide-attempt-hits-home Find resources that could help you and your family after a suicide attempt by a loved one. Jun 24, 2016 17:30:15 https://www.usa.gov/features/usagovs-five-tips-to-get-great-deals-from-government-auctions-and-sales You may have heard that you can buy “stuff” from the government. But how does it work? Can you really get good deals? Jun 24, 2016 17:30:45 https://www.usa.gov/features/clinical-trials-seeking-diversity-in-women-for-better-testing Check out these four recommendations if you’re thinking of participating in a clinical trial or learning more about them.
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