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Secret Service director to face lawmakers over White House break-in

Sep 30, 2014

Secret Service director to face lawmakers over White House break-in

Chaffetz said his committee's request for a briefing from the Secret Service on the incident was denied, a response he called "disappointing and frustrating." #White House #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #Secret Service #intruder #Omar Gonzalez #East Room #President of the United States of America #Julia Pierson
Intruder managed to enter into the White House, admits secret service

Sep 30, 2014

Intruder managed to enter into the White House, admits secret service

The latest details to emerge about the troubling breach were expected to dominate questioning by lawmakers on Tuesday when Secret Service Director Julia Pierson was scheduled to testify before a House committee her first testimony since the incident. #White House #Barack Obama #NewsTracker #Secret Service #intruder #Omar Gonzalez #East Room #President of the United States of America
Solomon Islander who helped save John F. Kennedy's life, dies

Aug 04, 2014

Solomon Islander who helped save John F. Kennedy's life, dies

Kennedy went on to become the 35th president of the United States, keeping a coconut from the ordeal as a paperweight on his White House desk. #World #NewsTracker #John F. Kennedy #President of the United States #World War 2 #Solomon Islands #JFK #Eroni Kumana #Buiku Gasa
Obama 2014 could be economic 'breakthrough year'

Dec 21, 2013

Obama 2014 could be economic 'breakthrough year'

President Barack Obama singles out recent improvements in the economy and says 2014 could be a 'breakthrough year' for the United States. #Obama #Barack Obama #Growth #President of the United States
Obama raps Congressional Republicans, says Americans 'completely fed up'

Oct 18, 2013

Obama raps Congressional Republicans, says Americans 'completely fed up'

President Barack Obama scolded congressional Republicans on Thursday, hours after a fiscal crisis was narrowly averted and called on his opponents to help repair the economic damage caused by a 16-day US government shutdown and a close brush with a debt default. #United States #Barack Obama #US #Democrats #Immigration #Republicans #debt deal #President of the United States #US shutdown #US immigration program #Farm bill