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Oct 01, 2014

When "The Brother" runs for Congress; New Jersey Democrats focus on (Donald) Norcross, less on Belgard

George Norcross III, the most powerful Democrat in New Jersey isn't running for anything. You couldn't tell by the attention and resources flowing into a Congressional race with his last name on the ballot. His brother, Donald, IS running for US Cong... #New Jersey #U.S. Congress #U.S. Democratic Party

Oct 01, 2014

Secret Service chief quits due to security lapses

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson abruptly resigned Wednesday in the face of multiple revelations of security breaches, bumbling in her agency and rapidly eroding confidence that the president and his family were being kept safe... #Washington, D.C. #White House #Barack Obama #U.S. Congress #Secret Service

Oct 01, 2014

Secret Service chief resigns after security lapses

WASHINGTON — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned Wednesday, a day after bitingly critical questioning by Congress about a White House security breach. There had been increasing calls for her departure during the day. Homeland Security Secr... #Washington, D.C. #White House #Secret Service

Oct 01, 2014

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: In this Tuesday, May 13, 2014 photo, construction cranes and scaffolding dominate the minarets and entries to the Kaaba at Mecca, Saudi Arabia, wh... #Saudi Arabia #Norway #NATO #Barcelona #Jens Stoltenberg #PayPal #Mobile World Congress

Sep 30, 2014

NCP was maligning Congress image: Manikrao Thakre

Congress and NCP will be contesting the assembly elections separately after 15 years of togetherness. Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Manikrao Thakre spoke to Shailendra Paranjpe about the challenges before the party, advantag... #Bharatiya Janata Party #Indian National Congress #Mumbai

Sep 30, 2014

Congress rips Secret Service director over 'stunning, outrageous, disgraceful' breach of White House security

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged on Tuesday that her agency failed in its mission of protecting the White House when a man with a knife entered the mansio... #Bharatiya Janata Party #Indian National Congress #Mumbai

Sep 30, 2014

Secret Service blew it, director admits

Facing blistering criticism from Congress, Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged on Tuesday that her agency failed in executing its plan to protect the White House when a man with a knife entered the mansion and ran through half the grou... #Bharatiya Janata Party #Indian National Congress #Mumbai

Oct 01, 2014

Congress Might Snuff Out The Green Bay Packers

Congress is considering legislation that would end the National Football League's antitrust exemption as relating to the telecasts of its games... #Bharatiya Janata Party #Indian National Congress #Mumbai

Oct 01, 2014

Secret Service chief resigns after security lapses

WASHINGTON • Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned Wednesday, a day after bitingly critical questioning by Congress about a White House security breach. There had been increasing call... #Washington, D.C. #White House #U.S. Congress #Secret Service

Oct 01, 2014

Construction Group Wants Quick Highway Fix

Failure by Congress to develop a long-term transportation bill early next year could mean another highway funding crisis in a few months... #Washington, D.C. #White House #U.S. Congress #Secret Service