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U.S. To Add Second Layer Of Steel Spikes To White House Fence

Starting Friday, the White House is beefing up security around its perimeters. This, after a series of trespassers have penetrated the White House grounds, posing security threats.

05/07/2015

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Washington Post Reporter Wins Pulitzer For Secret Service Coverage

Washington Post reporter Carol Leonnig has won a Pulitzer Prize in national reporting for her coverage of embarrassing security lapses at the Secret Service.

04/20/2015

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Letter Sent To White House Tests Tentatively For Cyanide

Lab technicians are working to identify a substance found in a letter addressed to the White House that could be cyanide.

03/18/2015

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Letter Sent To White House Tests Tentatively For Cyanide

The Secret Service says an envelope addressed to the White House has tentatively tested positive for cyanide.

03/17/2015

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Secret Service Testing Drones, How To Disrupt Their Flying

The Secret Service is reportedly conducting middle-of-the-night drone flights near the White House in secret tests to devise a defense against the unmanned aircraft.

03/13/2015

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White House Fence Jumper Pleads Guilty To 2 Charges

A knife-carrying Army veteran who scaled a White House fence and dashed into the executive mansion before being caught has pleaded guilty in connection with the case.

03/13/2015

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Serious Questions About Secret Service Following Latest Incident

Two high-ranking agents are accused of crashing a government vehicle right into an investigation scene after leaving a party.

03/12/2015

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Reagan Shooter Won’t Face New Charges In Brady Death

The man who shot President Ronald Reagan and three other people in 1981 won’t face new charges in the death last summer of Reagan’s former press secretary, federal prosecutors said Friday.

01/02/2015

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Concerns Grow After String Of Security Breaches At The White House

Two days. Two intruders. It’s the latest in a string of security breaches at the White House. Now many are wondering if the nation’s capital is safe.

11/21/2014

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Iowa Man Held After Arrest Near White House

An Iowa man arrested in Washington after the Secret Service found a hunting rifle, ammunition and a knife in his car parked near the White House will stay in jail for now.

11/20/2014

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Bel Air Man Who Jumped White House Fence Removed From Court

The Maryland man arrested for jumping the White House fence last week was forcefully removed from court after a dramatic outburst Monday afternoon.

10/27/2014

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Bel Air Man Who Jumped White House Fence Charged

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.

10/23/2014

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