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Lawmaker: Gyrocopter Pilot Flew 30 Miles In Restricted Space

The chairman of the House oversight committee says a Florida postal carrier steered his small gyrocopter through protected Washington airspace for 30 miles to the U.S. Capitol without being stopped.

04/23/2015

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Person Arrested For Attempting To Scale White House Fence

The Secret Service has arrested a person for attempting to scale the White House fence.

04/20/2015

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Man Who Jumped White House Fence In October Takes Plea

A Maryland man arrested after scaling a White House fence last year has pleaded guilty in connection with the case.

04/17/2015

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Pepco: Downed Transmission Line Responsible For D.C. Power Outages

Widespread power outages sweep across Washington, D.C. and Maryland, forcing thousands in the dark, including the White House along with other high security buildings.

04/07/2015

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O’Malley: Presidency `Not Some Crown’ Families Should Share

Potential Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley says the country needs new perspectives, and he’s criticizing the prospects of another Clinton and Bush seeking the White House again.

03/29/2015

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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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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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Vice Pres. Biden To Visit Baltimore On Tuesday

Vice President Joe Biden will travel to Baltimore on Tuesday to highlight funding to help address the backlog of untested rape kits.

02/12/2015

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Obama Weighs In On Measles, Deflated Footballs, Politics

President Barack Obama on Sunday encouraged parents to vaccinate their children and said the U.S. is doing everything in its power to rescue a 26-year-old woman held by the Islamic State, speaking in a wide-ranging interview also covering football and politics.

02/01/2015

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Obama Assumes NFL Will Look At Having Refs Control Footballs

President Barack Obama says he’s not sure whether the Patriots cheated when they used deflated footballs in the game that got them to the Super Bowl, but says he assumes the NFL will consider giving referees more control of the footballs.

02/01/2015

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