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  • Change at Secret Service must start with its culture

    Change at Secret Service must start with its culture
    Julia Pierson's head has been delivered on the proverbial platter. She resigned as head of the Secret Service, avowing that stepping down is "in the best interests of the agency." Congress made a rare display of bipartisanship, forming a great chorus of...
  • Obama's Keystone Kops

    Obama's Keystone Kops
    Let's hope the Secret Service snafus don't spark even more attackers — or maybe I'm being paranoid. There's a lot of paranoia going around these days as the Secret Service slips from its once-storied position to being compared to the Keystone...
  • A timely history lesson for the Secret Service

    WASHINGTON -- Secret Service agents nursing their wounds from the recent disclosures of incompetence in protecting the president should read Carl Sandburg's account of how one of their forebears failed in his assigned task on the fateful night in April...
  • The Secret Service fiasco

    The Secret Service fiasco
    Movies and books have created an image of the Secret Service as an elite organization of dedicated agents above reproach. In the fulfillment of their sacred mandate, they have taken an oath to sacrifice their own lives to stop a bullet or otherwise keep...
  • For Secret Service, a delicate dance of guards and guarded

    For Secret Service, a delicate dance of guards and guarded
    In July, President Obama stood on an outdoor stage before a crowd of 2,000 people at Los Angeles Trade Technical College. The president had just begun a new campaign-style speech when a man in the crowd, standing less than 50 feet away, interrupted with...
  • Saturday's TV Highlights: 'Doctor Who' on BBC America

    Saturday's TV Highlights: 'Doctor Who' on BBC America
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Oct. 5 - 11, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies --------------------   SERIES This Old House The home improvement...
  • Men Accused Of Spending $30,000 In Bogus Bills

     Men Accused Of Spending $30,000 In Bogus Bills
    NEWINGTON -- His nickname is "Dollarz" and he and an accomplice are accused of passing more than $30,000 in counterfeit currency at national chain stores throughout the state, including two in Newington. Kamarv Whetstone, 28, of the Bronx, N.Y. -- who...
  • Gary Sinise, Alan Greenspan: Sunday guests

    Gary Sinise, Alan Greenspan: Sunday guests
    The Sunday morning guest list: The headliner on ABC's "This Week" will be Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The program starts at 11 a.m. on WFTV-Channel 9. The panel will be Van Jones, co-host of CNN's...
  • Secret Service disarray fuels questions over Obama's safety

    Secret Service disarray fuels questions over Obama's safety
    WASHINGTON - When Secret Service officer Timothy McCarthy took a bullet to protect Ronald Reagan in a 1981 assassination attempt and agent Jerry Parr shoved the president into a limousine, their quick reflexes projected a Hollywood-style image of...
  • Secret Service Ranks Need Deep Cleaning

    Secret Service Ranks Need Deep Cleaning
    Julia Pierson's head has been delivered on the proverbial platter. She resigned as head of the Secret Service on Wednesday, voicing the platitudes that generally come with such things, avowing that stepping down is "in the best interests of the agency."...
  • Cultural problems at Secret Service run deep

    Julia Pierson's head has been delivered on the proverbial platter. She resigned as head of the Secret Service Wednesday, voicing the platitudes that generally come with such things, avowing that stepping down is "in the best interests of the agency."...