United States Secret Service News
IOC weighs Russian Olympic ban, risks provoking Putin
Decision on banning Russia from competing at upcoming Pyeongchang Olympics will be taken on Tuesday
Expert explains why eyewitness testimonies can be unreliable in solving crimes
After showing the results of the "GMA" social experiment, former Secret Service agent Evy Poumpouras discusses why our memory of a crime may fail us.
The White House gets a spooky Halloween makeover
The White House would currently be better described as "The Haunted House." On Friday, the exterior of the first family's residence began to be decorated with fake spiders and cob webs in anticipation of Monday's arrival on the South Lawn of trick-or-treaters from 20 schools from Maryland, Virginia
New collection of Whitney Houston songs to be released for 'The Bodyguard' 25th anniversary
Whitney Houston fans are getting a pre-holiday treat now that her iconic film, "The Bodyguard," is celebrating its 25th anniversary next month. A brand new collection of live and studio tracks from the film, previously recorded by the singer, who died in 2012, are being released by Legacy
'Pharma bro' issues apology letter for alleged threat against Hillary Clinton
Convicted ex-pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli said today his appeal to his social media followers to “grab” Hillary Clinton’s hair was an “awkward attempt at humor or satire” and was not the threat federal prosecutors allege. Shkreli conceded he used “poor judgment” when he offered $5,000 to
Trump to stay in New York for 1st time as president
President Donald Trump will travel to New York City for meetings next week during his 17-day working vacation from Washington, a White House official confirmed Monday. Earlier in the day, Trump tweeted that he was "working hard" in Bedminster, New Jersey, "while [the] White House goes through long
Secret Service ditches Trump Tower space after lease dispute
The United States Secret Service has left its space inside Trump Tower amid a dispute over the terms of a lease between the General Services Administration (GSA) -— responsible for securing space for the Secret Service -— and the Trump Organization, according to officials familiar with the matter.
Why the Secret Service didn't intervene in Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with Russians
After one of the president’s lawyers cited U.S. Secret Service inaction in his defense of Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian attorney, whom the younger Trump believed to be in possession of incriminating information about Hillary Clinton , attention has turned to the agency's duties in
Massive cyberattack spreads ransomware across Europe, US
A massive cyberattack that freezes computers and demands a ransom to open them has hit companies in the U.S. and elsewhere around the world today, U.S. officials and private cybersecurity analysts said. Among the American targets are the giant Merck pharmaceutical company in New Jersey; a major
Jackie Kennedy Onassis' Cartier tank watch to sell at auction
The high-profile item will appear at Christie's New York rare watches and American icons sale and is estimated to go for over $100,000.