Woman with gun outside White House arrested after Obama's immigration speech
Woman with gun outside White House arrested after Obama's immigration speech

A 23-year-old woman was arrested by US Secret Service on Thursday night for carrying a gun shortly after President Barack Obama concluded his speech on immigration.

US Secret Service 'fell short' protecting White House

The agency charged with protecting President Barack Obama and his family admitted on Wednesday that an "inexcusable" series of failures had allowed a disturbed veteran to storm the White House.

US Secret Service chief resigns over security breaches

The director of the US Secret Service resigned Wednesday following a string of lapses by the elite presidential protection branch, including one in which an intruder ran through the front door of the White House.

Man arrested in Ethiopian embassy shooting in Washington

 US Secret Service agents arrested a man after he fired a gun outside the Ethiopian embassy in Washington on Monday, US media reported. 

Service bungled White House shooting: Report

A string of security lapses resulted in a four-day delay before the US Secret Service realized that a man had fired a high-powered rifle at the White House in 2011, an incident that could have put President Barack Obama's daughters at risk, according to a Washington Post investigation.

US Secret Service launches security review after White House breach

The US Secret Service said Saturday it has launched a comprehensive review of White House security procedures after an intruder scaled a fence, sprinted across the lawn and gained entry to the presidential residence.

US Secret Service investigates after man jumps White House fence, reaches doors

A man jumped over the White House fence and made it to the front doors of the executive mansion before being apprehended on Friday, sparking an evacuation within the complex shortly after President Barack Obama departed for the weekend.

White House defends Secret Service over sex claims

The White House has said President Barack Obama had "absolute confidence" in the Secret Service leaders, despite new reports of misconduct by agents, including extramarital affairs and visits to prostitutes.

Two Obama secret service agents removed over misconduct: Report

Two US Secret Service agents have been removed from President Barack Obama`s security detail for alleged misconduct, The Washington Post reported late on Wednesday.

`US Secret Service mistakenly killed John F Kennedy`

A retired Australian investigator has said he believes a US secret service officer fired one of the bullets that killed former US President John F Kennedy.

US Secret Service arrests man with firearms near White House

US Secret Service has arrested a man from across the street near the White House for carrying an unlicensed pistol and other fire arms.

Woman arrested after jumping White House fence

A Secret Service spokesman identified the woman, who wore an orange jumpsuit, as Diane Wilson.

US secret service chief Mark Sullivan retires

US Secret Service Director Mark Sullivan has announced his retirement, bringing to a close a turbulent period for the law enforcement agency.

Man held after climbing Russian embassy fence

A man, who scaled the fence of the Russian embassy to flee police after crashing his car, has been arrested.

`Colombian prostitutes could be Russian spies`

A US senator has claimed that the prostitutes could have been placed there on behalf of Russia.

US: 12th military member tied to prostitution scandal

The Secret Service has also taken action against 12 of its employees.

More firings likely at US Secret Service: Lawmaker

Eight other Secret Service employees remain on administrative leave and have had their top-secret clearance revoked.

‘Secret service sex scandal threat to US security’

The sex scandal created a potentially devastating security breach, a top US lawmaker said on Tuesday.

Secret Service probes hack on Fox News Twitter

The US Secret Service has launched a probe into the apparent hacking of an Twitter account which announced that President Barack Obama was assassinated.

US Secret Service releases Reagan shooting audio

The audiotape sheds lights on chaos after the March 30, 1981 assassination.