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Oct 02, 2014

US Secret Service chief quits role

The director of the US Secret Service has resigned in the face of revelations of security breaches and an erosion of confidence over the safety of president Barack Obama and his family... #Barack Obama #Secret Service

Oct 02, 2014

Obama in Chicago area for fundraiser, speech

President Barack Obama has arrived in the Chicago area for an overnight stay and then a political fundraiser and a Northwestern University speech Thursday... #Barack Obama #Northwestern University

Oct 01, 2014

Road closures during President's visit call for early dismissal at S. Gibson Co. schools

Southern Gibson County schools will dismiss students early on Friday due to road closures for President Barack Obama's visit to the Tri-State... #Barack Obama #Northwestern University

Oct 01, 2014

Intelligence gaps in air campaign

US military chiefs are grappling with significant intelligence gaps as they bomb Syria and Iraq, according to officials. The Pentagon is also operating under less restrictive targeting rules than those president Barack Obama imposed on the CIA drone ... #Syria #Iraq #Central Intelligence Agency #The Pentagon #Pakistan #Barack Obama #Al-Qaeda #Yemen

Sep 30, 2014

President Barack Obama has skipped more than HALF of his daily intel briefings | Daily Mail Online

Report from the Government Accountability Institute examined the president's public calendar every day since his first inauguration He has skipped most of his briefings, attending just 42.1 per cent of them in person Daily briefs can also be delivere... #Syria #Iraq #Central Intelligence Agency #The Pentagon #Pakistan #Barack Obama #Al-Qaeda #Yemen

Sep 30, 2014

Secret service allowed armed man with assault charge into elevator with Obama

Damaging new evidence comes hours after director Julia Pierson faced a barrage of questions at congressional hearing The US secret service allowed an armed man with a criminal record for assault to enter an elevator with president Barack Obama, it wa... #Secret Service #Barack Obama #White House #Washington Post Company

Sep 30, 2014

Obama goal of Gitmo closure stalled at Pentagon

The transfer of prisoners out of Guantanamo Bay has ground to a halt amid a slow Pentagon approval process, causing deep frustration within the administration and raising doubts that President Barack Obama will be able to..... #Barack Obama #Guantanamo Bay

Oct 02, 2014

US Secret Service director Julia Pierson resigns under fire for lapses in President Barack Obama's security

Pierson's resignation comes in the wake recent breaches in the White House's securit... #Barack Obama #Secret Service

Sep 30, 2014

U.S. efforts to oust Assad pushed to back burner, Obama says

By President Barack Obama's own admission, U.S. efforts to oust Syrian President Bashar Assad have been pushed to the back burner... #Barack Obama #Secret Service

Sep 29, 2014

Obama efforts to oust Assad pushed to back burner

(AP) -- By President Barack Obama's own admission, U.S. efforts to oust Syrian President Bashar Assad have been pushed to the back burner by a bombing campaign against Islamic State militants that could ultimately help him stay in power. "There's a m... #Syria #Iraq #Barack Obama