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A worker helps with the restoration of the fence  in front of White House on Oct. 23, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

White House: Homeland Security Considering ‘Physical Obstacles’ To Deter Fence Jumpers

The Obama administration said Thursday that a review is underway to potentially enhance security at the White House after the latest fence-jumper incident.

10/24/2014

Mitt Romney delivers remarks during a "CoMITT to the Comeback" rally for Michigan republican candidates on Oct. 2, 2014 in Livonia, Mich. (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Hundreds Chant ‘2016’ At Romney During New Mexico Campaign Stop

To chants urging him to take another shot at the White House, former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney stopped in New Mexico on Thursday to help Gov. Susana Martinez in her re-election fight.

10/24/2014

Secret Service Re-Evaluates Security After Breaches At White House

White House Fence Jumper Appears in Federal Court

The 23-year-old Maryland man who climbed over the White House fence Wednesday night has been charged with felonies for assaulting two police dogs and making threats, the Secret Service said Thursday.

10/22/2014

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.

10/22/2014

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Arraignment Delayed for White House Fence-Jumper

A federal judge on Tuesday delayed the arraignment of an alleged White House fence-jumper because of questions about his mental competence to stand trial.

10/21/2014

File photo of Monica Lewinsky attending the opening of the Broadway play "42nd Street" May 2, 2001 in New York. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Newsmakers)

Lewinsky Calls For End To Culture Of Cyberbullying

Monica Lewinsky says she was “patient zero” in a cyberbullying epidemic that has since been blamed for teen suicides and celebrity exploitation.

10/20/2014

Jeff Hulbert from Annapolis, Maryland, dressed in a protective suit and mask holds a poster demanding for a halt of all flights from West Africa, as he protests outside the White House in Washington, DC on October 16, 2014. Top US health officials faced a grilling Thursday by lawmakers infuriated over the nation's fumbling response to the Ebola outbreak, as the Obama administration scrambles to contain the disease's spread. (Photo: MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Annapolis Man, Republicans Press for Ebola Travel Ban

House Republicans demanded a travel ban from Ebola-ravaged West Africa Thursday, calling it the only sure way to protect Americans from the virus’s deadly reach. Administration officials resisted, as anxiety over the disease raced through the country and rattled the White House and Capitol Hill.

10/16/2014

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Additional Charges Against Accused WH Fence Jumper

The man accused of jumping a White House fence and running into the presidential mansion while carrying a knife now faces a new weapons charge.

10/16/2014

Officials from the World Health Organization wear protective clothing on July 28, 2012 as they prepare to enter Kagadi Hospital in Kibale District, about 200 kilometres from Kampala, where an outbreak of Ebola virus started.  (Photo credit: ISAAC KASAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)

White House: ‘Shortcomings’ In Texas Ebola Case

The White House is conceding that there were shortcomings in the response to an Ebola patient’s care in Texas that ended up with two health care workers testing positive for the disease.

10/15/2014

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio holds an interagency Ebola preparedness meeting at City Hall on Oct. 9, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NYC Mayor: ‘We’re In A High State Of Readiness Every Day’

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday expressed confidence in his city’s readiness against terrorism and the emerging threat of Ebola, dismissing criticism that the most populated city in the U.S. could be hampered because he lacked a security clearance.

10/15/2014

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