The Department of Justice is investigating the credit and debit card security breach that affected more than 40 million Target shoppers.
The chain said that customers who made purchases using their cards at its U.S. stores between Nov. 27 and Dec. 15 may have been exposed.
The Secret Service says it is investigating a credit- and debit-card data theft at Target stores.
The allegations do not appear to involve a direct breach of Obama’s security, but rather sexually-related misconduct, recalling previous scandals that have cast a spotlight on the service and its traditionally male-dominated culture.
Authorities said Miriam Carey, of Stamford Conn., set off a high-speed car chase that put the Capitol on lockdown Thursday and caused a fresh panic in a city where a gunman killed 12 people two weeks ago.
U.S. Capitol Police who responded to incident are currently working unpaid due to federal government shutdown.
The Secret Service arrested a man Monday night for allegedly tossing firecrackers over the fence at the White House.
The Secret Service said the second letter was addressed to President Obama. This comes a day after a similar letter was sent to Sen. Roger Wicker of Mississippi.
U.S. Rep. Steve Israel (D-Huntington) on Wednesday warned consumers of the serious and ongoing threat of ATM scams.
Skimmers are small devices that criminals place on top of a bank-card reader to steal information from the card’s magnetic strip. Criminals also hide pin-sized cameras on the machine to record your pin number.
The President’s visits often come with a hefty price tag for cities in both security costs and time misspent by police forces.
Rep. Peter King said that a meeting with the woman, identified by her lawyer as Dania Londono Suarez, is “simply not necessary.”
President Barack Obama says he expects the investigation of Secret Service misconduct in Colombia to be thorough and rigorous, and says he will “be angry” if the allegations turn out to be true.
There’s stunning new information about why the NYPD has the weapons and the training to shoot airplanes out of the sky. Police Commissioner Ray Kelly spoke out Wednesday about the city’s efforts to fight terror.
To people passing by West 66th Street, it’s worth a second look, or a photo.