Photos, social media now allowed on White House tours
Associated Press | July 1, 2015 12:12 pm
Want to take a picture inside the White House Blue Room? Well, it’s now OK to pull out your cellphone or camera and press “shoot.”
White House lit in rainbow colors after Supreme Court ruling
Associated Press | June 27, 2015 12:06 am
The White House is lit up in rainbow colors in commemoration of the Supreme Court’s ruling to legalize same-sex marriage.
Army veteran to learn sentence for White House intrusion
Associated Press | June 16, 2015 12:07 am
An Army veteran who got over the White House fence and inside the executive mansion before being stopped is about to be sentenced.
Lawyer for man in White House entry case seeks time served
Associated Press | June 12, 2015 12:42 pm
A lawyer for an Army veteran who got over the White House fence and ran inside the executive mansion before being stopped says his client shouldn’t spend any more time in jail.
Bomb threat: White House briefing room briefly evacuated
Associated Press | June 9, 2015 4:42 pm
Secret Service agents interrupted a live, televised White House press briefing Tuesday to evacuate journalists after a bomb threat was called in to police. No bomb was found, the Secret Service said.
Federal eateries join effort to curb animal antibiotic use
Associated Press | June 2, 2015 8:31 am
President Barack Obama’s effort to curb the use of antibiotics in animals raised for meat is starting with his own employees.
Man apprehended after flying drone near White House
Associated Press | May 14, 2015 2:06 pm
The U.S. Secret Service apprehended a man who was flying a small drone Thursday afternoon in a park outside the White House, a violation of federal aviation rules.
White House calls bin Laden article ‘outright falsehoods’
Associated Press | May 11, 2015 11:37 am
The White House is dismissing as untrue an article alleging that President Barack Obama misled the public about how the U.S. killed Osama bin Laden.
US to add second layer of steel spikes to White House fence
Associated Press | May 7, 2015 12:19 pm
The Secret Service is adding a second layer of steel spikes to the top of the White House fence to keep would-be intruders at bay, according to a proposal submitted to the National Capitol Planning Commission.
Secret Service director resigns after White House breach
KTAR.com | October 1, 2014 7:23 pm
Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned Wednesday amidst calls for her to leave after an armed man gained access to the White House and an armed convicted criminal stood next to President Barack Obama in an elevator.