The White House announced Tuesday that it hired its first openly transgender employee.
A woman shot by a District of Columbia police officer remains hospitalized as police continue to investigate the circumstances of the shooting.
The Secret Service says a woman was arrested after jumping over a low barricade in front of the White House.
President Barack Obama is getting a head start on turning a year older.
Nigeria’s Boko Haram extremists are offering to free more than 200 young women and girls kidnapped from a boarding school in the town of Chibok in exchange for the release of militant leaders held by the government, a human rights activist has told The Associated Press.
A Maryland man arrested after getting over a White House fence last year has been sentenced to time served.
Want to take a picture inside the White House Blue Room? Well, it’s now OK to pull out your cellphone or camera and press “shoot.”
Some lucky Girl Scouts were set to experience the ultimate in camping Tuesday: an overnight in tents pitched on the White House South Lawn.
The Secret Service says it will begin installing sharp metal spikes on the White House fence to improve security and prevent would-be intruders from climbing over the fence.
The president scolded a heckler for being disrespectful at a gay pride month reception at the White House.