Stories tagged: Secret Service
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 4:59 p.m.
Secret Service says it will run out of money Sept. 30 to protect president and his family
The Secret Service said Monday that it has enough money to cover the cost of protecting President Donald Trump and his family through the end of September, but after that …
Mon., June 12, 2017, 3:03 p.m.
Secret Service says it doesn’t have any Trump tapes
The U.S. Secret Service said Monday it doesn’t have any recordings or transcripts of any tapes recorded within President Donald Trump’s White House, a disclosure that failed to rule out …
Tue., April 11, 2017, 5:52 a.m.
Special tax for Trump’s Mar-a-Lago visits being considered by Florida county
Commissioners in a Florida county are so tired of spending money on President Donald Trump’s frequent visits to his Mar-a-Lago resort that some are suggesting a special tax be levied …
Tue., March 28, 2017, 9:44 a.m.
Secret Service examines suspicious package near White House
The Secret Service says they have taken a man into custody who was carrying a package near the White House after he made suspicious comments to an officer.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 7:13 p.m.
Spicer: Secret Service stops attempted White House intrusion
The White House said Saturday that an individual was apprehended after jumping a low metal barrier just outside the White House fence, a week after an intrusion raised questions about …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 10:16 p.m.
Secret Service agrees to pay millions in decades-old race bias case brought by black agents
The Secret Service agreed Tuesday to pay $24 million to settle a two-decade-old case in which more than 100 black agents have alleged that the agency fostered a racist culture …
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 9:47 a.m.
New York City seeks $35 million U.S. reimbursement to protect Trump Tower
New York City will ask the federal government for $35 million to cover the expense of securing Trump Tower, President-elect Donald Trump’s Manhattan residence and business headquarters, for the period …
Sat., June 11, 2016
Dan K. Thomasson: Queen Hillary’s Achilles’ heel
The former first lady, U.S. senator, secretary of state and now presidential contender has a record of behavior that leaves no other conclusion than that she believes she is intellectually …
Wed., March 30, 2016, 3:32 p.m.
Trump calls reporter a threat; security agents didn’t flinch
Donald Trump said he was worried that a reporter walking with him through a ballroom and asking questions earlier this month may have been armed with a bomb or a …
Tue., March 29, 2016, 4:13 p.m.
Petitioner pushing for guns at Republican convention uses Spokane as fake hometown
Jim, AKA the Hyperationalist, said he launched an online petition using Spokane as a location because of its “everytown U.S.A.” image.
Tue., March 15, 2016, 12:29 p.m.
Feds charge Ohio man who tried to rush Trump stage
Federal authorities have charged a man who tried to rush the stage at a Donald Trump rally in Ohio.
Fri., March 11, 2016, 9:50 a.m.
50 Cent: Secret Service asking about ‘prop’ money
50 Cent says the Secret Service is now asking him about the wads of “prop” money that drew questions from the judge in his Connecticut bankruptcy case.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 19, 2015, 4:18 p.m.
Carson, Trump request Secret Service protection
WASHINGTON – The top two GOP presidential hopefuls, Donald Trump and Ben Carson, have requested protection from the U.S. Secret Service, a spokeswoman for the Department of Homeland Security said …
Wed., Feb. 18, 2015, 10 a.m.
Obama picks Clancy as Secret Service director
WASHINGTON — The White House says President Barack Obama has chosen Secret Service Acting Director Joe Clancy to fill the position permanently.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 1, 2014, 4:09 p.m.
Secret Service chief resigns amid security lapses
WASHINGTON — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson has resigned amid security lapses at the White House.
Tue., Sept. 30, 2014
White House intruder got far into mansion, congressman says
WASHINGTON – The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, a Republican congressman said Monday. The disclosures came …
Fri., June 13, 2014, 8:34 a.m.
P.F. Chang’s confirms credit and debit card breach
NEW YORK (AP) — P.F. Chang’s confirmed Friday that data from credit and debit cards used at its restaurants was stolen.
Mon., Dec. 2, 2013, 9:53 p.m.
Cyber-attacks blocked at regional grocer
A massive cyber-attack targeting credit cards at local grocery stores has been blocked. URM Stores, which includes Rosauers Supermarkets and Yoke’s Fresh Markets, announced Monday night that modern credit card …
Mon., June 4, 2012, 7:51 a.m.
High court protects Secret Service agents
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has ruled that Secret Service agents are shielded from a lawsuit filed by a man they arrested after a confrontation with then-Vice President Dick Cheney.
Fri., May 11, 2012
‘Final solution’ threats bring 13-year prison term
A man with ties to white supremacists who bragged about wanting to kill President Barack Obama received a 13-year sentence Thursday for a weapons charge, the latest conviction in what …
Wed., April 18, 2012
Secret Service prostitution scandal widens
WASHINGTON – The Secret Service prostitution scandal escalated Tuesday with the disclosure that at least 20 women had been in hotel rooms with U.S. agents and military personnel just before …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2011, 3:06 p.m.
Idaho man charged with trying to assassinate Obama
BOISE, Idaho — An Idaho man accused of firing an assault rifle at the White House believed he was Jesus and thought President Barack Obama was the anti-Christ, according to …