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Pierson On Resignation: 'The Media Has Made It Clear That This Is What They Expected'

WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — One lesson from Julia Pierson’s short tenure as director of the agency that protects the first family: The Secret Service can’t keep secrets from the president. 997 more words


Pres. Obama In Chicago For Quinn Fundraiser, NU Speech

(CBS) — President Barack Obama arrived at the Gary-Chicago International Airport on Air Force One Wednesday evening and is spending the night in Chicago. The president will spend Thursday at a fundraiser for Governor Quinn and a speech at Northwestern University in Evanston. 696 more words


Obama Hit With ‘Double Standards’ Accusation Over Iraq, Syria Civilian Casualties

by Ben Cohen
October 1, 2014

As President Barack Obama meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House, a storm is brewing over alleged double standards concerning civilian casualties incurred during the current US bombing campaign against the Islamic State terrorist organization in Iraq and Syria. 133 more words

Israel & Middle East

Naval Academy Participates In Campaign To Stop Sex Assaults

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — One in five college women are sexually assaulted before they graduate. It’s an alarming figure that the White House is taking on. 312 more words


President Obama, VIPs Bring a Glittering Close To CBCF's Big Week

This year’s Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Phoenix Awards Dinner kicked off a night in Washington, D.C. to be remembered. The festivities began on Sept. 27 at the Walter E. 158 more words


Secret Service Director Julia Pierson Resigns After Security Breach

Just in: Secret Service Director Julia Pierson has resigned amid security lapses at the White House. Pierson worked at the Secret Service for 30 years. 58 more words