| Mar 26, 2014
| 3:56 AM
BRUSSELS -- Three Secret Service agents prepping for President Obama’s trip to the Netherlands were sent home for “disciplinary reasons,” a service spokesman said Wednesday, in another embarrassing incident for the elite agency charged...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 1:18 PM
WASHINGTON, March 27 (Reuters) - A Pennsylvania woman who protested at the White House will get an apology and a family trip to Washington from the U.S. Secret Service to settle a lawsuit that accused the officers of effectively turning her away....
| Apr 1, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Former President Carter met his adoring, book-buying public in Portland, Ore., on Sunday, the Oregonian reports. The 89-year-old statesman signed 1,600 books in about two hours at Powell's Bookstore.
Carter's new book is "A Call to Action: Women,...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 9:17 AM
A few nights ago, I finally caught up with watching the most recent Tweedledee and Tweedledum of action movies – “White House Down” and “Olympus Has Fallen.”
“White House Down,” with Channing Tatum in the lead...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:58 PM
The personal information of more than 309,000 students, staff and alumni of the University of Maryland was compromised in a "sophisticated" cyberattack, University President Wallace Loh announced Wednesday.
The breached database held names, Social...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 10:09 PM
Police found a stash of counterfeit $100 bills in a Costa Mesa hotel room last month after a couple tried to pass fake currency at a Huntington Beach store, according to a federal indictment.
Marcus Redick and Lashana Gorrell allegedly bought hundreds...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 1:36 PM
A man has been arrested in New York City for allegedly threatening former President George W. Bush after declaring his love for the 43rd president's daughter Barbara, officials said Saturday.
George Ogilvie, a spokesman for the U.S. Secret Service, told...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Miriam Carey was unarmed, sitting inside her car with her young daughter, when Secret Service agents and Capitol police fired on the vehicle, killing the 34-year-old woman, an attorney for Carey's family said Friday, after a police report on the...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:38 AM
Skin Is In: Miley Cyrus strips down to her birthday suit for Marc Jacobs' and Robert Duffy's "Protect the Skin You're In" charity T-shirt campaign, WWD reports. The shirts, emblazoned with a black-and-white photo of Cyrus posing in her altogethers, with...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 12:43 PM
Darwin Payne, 76, of Dallas, was among the crowd of reporters dispatched to cover the aftermath of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
Now a professor emeritus of communications at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Payne discussed...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 12:42 PM
Target continues to suffer blow-back from the breach of up to 40 million customer credit and debit card accounts it disclosed last week, as consumer perception of the chain plunges and calls for an investigation intensify.
In a Sunday letter to the...