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Man Apprehended After Jumping White House Fence

The Secret Service has apprehended a man who jumped over the White House fence.

8 hours ago

Secret Service officers stand watch as US President Barack Obama returns to the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 14, 2014. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Government Probe Questions Secret Service Mission That Pulled Agents From White House

A new government investigation questions a bizarre Secret Service mission that pulled agents from their assignment near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of a headquarters employee embroiled in a personal dispute with a neighbor.

20 hours ago

President Barack Obama places an order at a restaurant. (credit: Matthew Healey-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama’s Under-Used Credit Card Declined in N.Y. Cafe

The Secret Service is charged with watching the president’s back, but who’s watching his wallet?

10/17/2014

Rep. Cummings: Many African-Americans Fear Obama Security Decreased Due To Race

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned last week after the high-profile security issues came to light, and Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., said more departures are sure to come amid a culture of complacency – and what some of his constituents have suggested is a racial issue.

10/06/2014

A US Park Service worker blows leaves away from an added security fence in front of the White House September 30, 2014 in Washington, DC. White House intruder Omar Gonzalez, the man arrested last week after jumping the White House fence, went deeper into the building than what was previously reported.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Barrier Still at White House 2 Weeks After Jumper

Before an intruder jumped the White House fence two weeks ago, sightseers could lean into the black iron bars and snap an unobstructed photograph.

10/03/2014

A member of the US Secret Service. (Photo credit:  SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Secret Service Moving Forward in Wake of Scandal

With the dust still settling from a series of embarrassing security failures that marred the Secret Service’s reputation and forced its director to resign, the agency is starting the arduous and public task of rebuilding itself.

10/02/2014

Director of the United States Secret Service Julia Pierson testifies before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 30, 2014. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Pierson On Resignation: ‘The Media Has Made It Clear That This Is What They Expected’

One lesson from Julia Pierson’s short tenure as director of the agency that protects the first family: The Secret Service can’t keep secrets from the president.

10/02/2014

Julia Pierson has resigned as director of the Secret Service amid criticism over a White House security breach. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Secret Service Director Resigns Amid Criticism Over White House Security Lapses

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson has resigned amid security lapses at the White House.

10/01/2014

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Accused White House Fence-Jumper Pleads Not Guilty

Accused White House fence-jumper Omar J. Gonzalez has pleaded not guilty to charges that he ran into the presidential mansion while carrying a knife.

10/01/2014

Director of the United States Secret Service Julia Pierson testifies before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 30, 2014. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Secret Service Director Neglects To Mention Security Breach In CDC Elevator During Hearing

The embarrassing disclosures about lapses in presidential security just keep coming for the Secret Service.

10/01/2014

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