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Secret Service Director Julia Pierson prepares to testify to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on the White House perimeter breach at the Rayburn House Office Building on September 30, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Secret Service Director Pierson Resigns Amid Criticism Over White House Breaches

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson stepped down Wednesday, in the wake of several security breaches affecting the White House and President Barack Obama.

10/01/2014

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson prepares to testify to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on the White House perimeter breach at the Rayburn House Office Building on September 30, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Secret Service Head Faces Tough Questions On White House Breach

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson said Tuesday she takes full responsibility for the breach of White House security.

09/30/2014

The White House. (Credit: CBS 2)

Schumer, Other Lawmakers Shocked At Revelations About How Far White House Intruder Got

A security breach at the White House earlier this month seems to have been far more severe than the public originally knew, in revelations that U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) called “really, really troubling.”

09/29/2014

The White House (Credit, Randy Yagi)

New Jersey Man Charged In Second White House Intrusion Incident

The second person arrested in 24 hours for trespassing at the White House was in a car with New Jersey license plates.

09/20/2014

Obama Press Conference On Iraq, Ferguson (CBS 2)

Secret Service: Possible Threat To President Obama During Westchester Visit

Authorities were searching late Friday for a possible suspicious person and vehicle in connection with a potential threat to President Barack Obama, who was in Westchester County for two events.

08/29/2014

A man walks in front of the headquarters of JPMorgan Chase & Co. in Manhattan. (credit: Getty Images)

Cyberattack Against JPMorgan Chase, Other Banks Might Have Left Accounts Compromised

The hackers targeted JPMorgan Chase & Co. and at least four other banks in what’s been described as a coordinated cyberattack.

08/28/2014

New Milford Police say a group of high school students used counterfeit bills at local businesses. (Credit: New Milford Police Department)

Alleged Counterfeiting Scheme Shocks New Milford High School

The bills were first discovered at a Dunkin’ Donuts on River Road in New Milford, police said.

05/29/2014

New Milford Police say a group of high school students used counterfeit bills at local businesses. (Credit: New Milford Police Department)

Cops: New Milford High School Students Used Phony Cash At Local Businesses

Five New Jersey teens have been arrested for allegedly making counterfeit $20 bills and using them at local businesses.

05/28/2014

A Target store (credit: Getty Images)

Target Facing Department Of Justice Investigation, Class-Action Lawsuits

The Department of Justice is investigating the credit and debit card security breach that affected more than 40 million Target shoppers.

12/23/2013

FILE -  Customers shop at a Target store.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Target: 40 Million Card Accounts May Be Breached

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.

12/19/2013

A Target store (credit: Getty Images)

Secret Service Investigating Data Breach At Target Stores

The Secret Service says it is investigating a credit- and debit-card data theft at Target stores.

12/18/2013

US President Barack Obama (L), surrounded by US Secret Service agents, walks to greet guests upon arrival on Air Force One at Tampa International Airport in Tampa, Florida, on April 13, 2012. (Photo credit SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Secret Service Officers Under Investigation For Alleged Misconduct

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.

11/13/2013

Miriam Carey (credit: Handout)

Miriam Carey, Woman Killed In Capitol Chase, Thought Obama Was ‘Listening To Her’

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.

10/04/2013

Miriam Carey (credit: CBS 2)

Miriam Carey, Of Stamford, Conn., Shot Dead After Capitol Hill Car Chase

U.S. Capitol Police who responded to incident are currently working unpaid due to federal government shutdown.

10/03/2013

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Man Arrested After Allegedly Throwing Firecrackers Near White House

The Secret Service arrested a man Monday night for allegedly tossing firecrackers over the fence at the White House.

09/16/2013

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