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Oversight Panel Issues Subpoenas in Secret Service Incident

WASHINGTON — The chairman of the House Oversight Committee said Tuesday he is issuing subpoenas to two Secret Service agents who witnessed an episode in which two high-ranking agency officials are accused of driving into a secure area at the White House without authorization. 268 more words

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Sixers Use Off Day To Tour The White House

By Ray Boyd

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Tuesday was an off day for the Sixers ahead of their Wednesday match up with the Washington Wizards. The team headed down to our nation’s capitol and decided to spend a little time together doing a little sight seeing. 169 more words

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Obama Commutes Sentences of 22 People in Federal Prison

UPDATED: March 31, 2015 7:54 p.m.

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Tuesday shortened the prison sentences of nearly two dozen drug convicts, including eight serving life in prison, in an act the White House said continues Obama’s push to make the justice system fairer by reducing harsh sentences that were handed down under outdated guidelines. 908 more words

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Obama commutes sentences of 22 people in federal prison

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama on Tuesday shortened the prison sentences of nearly two dozen drug convicts, including some serving life in prison, in an act the White House said continues Obama’s push to make the justice system fairer by reducing harsh sentences that were handed down under outdated guidelines. 738 more words

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First Lady Asks Kids to Step Up for Healthy Lunch Challenge

WASHINGTON — Know any kids with a knack for making healthy lunches? Michelle Obama might invite them to the White House.

The first lady once again is challenging the nation’s children to dream up healthy lunch recipes, a now annual component of her Let’s Move! 139 more words

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