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Secret Service Agents in White House Incident Reported to Have Been Drunk

Secret Service Agents in White House Incident Reported to Have Been Drunk

Two Secret Service agents who were driving an SUV during an incident that involved a suspicious item near the White House are now reported to have been drunk. According to a report that was released on Thursday, the two agents were, “more likely than not…impaired by alcohol.” The report states that after attending a party […]

Officer Will Face Child Pornography Charges

Officer Will Face Child Pornography Charges

A Washington D.C. Police Department officer will face federal prosecution charges for child pornography in the U.S. District Court. The officer was arrested in March, and charged with sexually abusing two teenagers. According to court documents, investigators have evidence of several pictures on the officer’s phone which constitute child pornography. Darrell Best, who has been […]

President Obama to Announce Free E-Books for Low-Income Children

President Obama to Announce Free E-Books for Low-Income Children

President Barack Obama will arrive at a public library in one of the D.C.’s poorest neighborhoods on Thursday afternoon to speak on a new initiative to allow low-income children free access to over 10,000 e-books.  The White House has been working along side libraries and book publishers as a strategy to address the need to […]

IMF Projects Modest Growth in Greece From Washington

IMF Projects Modest Growth in Greece From Washington

Friday signaled the start of spring meetings for the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Washington D.C. that’s primary focus will be Greece and its projections of modest growth. This comes after it was released last week that all of Europe, including Greece, saw significant increases in trade surplus this year in addition to the euro […]

United States Capitol Has an Unexpected Visit From Gyrocopter

United States Capitol Has an Unexpected Visit From Gyrocopter

Flying in completely under the radar came an entirely unexpected visit from a man on a gyrocopter at the United States Capitol, and no one knows how he pulled it off. The man has now been identified as 61-year-old Doug Hughes, who says he has been planning this patriotic act for over two years, and had […]

Bob Menendez Believes He Will Be Vindicated in Court

Bob Menendez Believes He Will Be Vindicated in Court

Sen. Bob Menendez, who is facing a federal indictment, says that he will be vindicated once he gets to tell his story in court. The New Jersey Democrat is facing bribery charges for allegedly accepting gifts from Florida Dr. Salomon Melgen. Dr. Melgin gave the gifts in exchange for the senator’s help with getting Medicare breaks, as […]

Capitol Police Officials Said Terrorism Was Not Involved in Suicide

Capitol Police Officials Said Terrorism Was Not Involved in Suicide

U.S. Capitol police officials said terrorism was not involved in Saturday’s suicide near the west front entrance of the building. The man was carrying a sign with a social justice message on it, but did not threaten or interact with anyone before he fatally shot himself. The incident, occurring around 1 p.m., left visitors and […]

Term Limits Versus Life Tenure

Term Limits Versus Life Tenure

Last week, two announcements were made in relation to term limits in government. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid announced his retirement in 2016, and on Saturday, prospective presidential candidate Mike Huckabee commented that he believed that the founding fathers never intended Supreme Court Justices to retain their positions for a lifetime. Designated as the source of […]

United Airlines Flight Grounded After Man Rushed Cockpit Yelling ‘Jihad’

United Airlines Flight Grounded After Man Rushed Cockpit Yelling ‘Jihad’

United Airlines Flight 1047, heading to Denver from Washington, D.C., returned to Dulles International Airport on Monday night after a passenger reportedly yelled “Jihad,” and proceeded to rush the front of the plane to get to the cockpit. Shortly afterwards, the United Airlines passengers aboard the plane grabbed the man and restrained him until the the […]

White House Lockdown Over Suspicious Vehicle

White House Lockdown Over Suspicious Vehicle

Secret Service officials have locked down the White House grounds this morning, due to a suspicious vehicle nearby that prompted an investigation. According to the Secret Service, a sniffer dog alerted them about a vehicle parked in the 1600 block of Constitution Avenue, earlier this morning. The White House lockdown was put into effect at 10:00 […]

Snowden Talks of Returning Home

Snowden Talks of Returning Home

Edward Snowden, the whistleblower that leaked government surveillance details to the public, has a desire to return home. Snowden’s Russian lawyer is talking with United States government officials to see if returning home is a possibility for the young man. He would only return home to America if he were guaranteed a fair trial, according […]

Whitehouse.gov Interferes With Vaccine Petition Numbers (Update)

Whitehouse.gov Interferes With Vaccine Petition Numbers (Update)

Questionable, and one might even say fraudulant action is being taken by whitehouse.gov who is currently freezing the numbers of signatures on the petition against mandatory vaccinations, therefore interfering with the possibility of having a reliable count. According to the last view of petition numbers on whitehouse.gov, and even after adding a vote to this petition, […]

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