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Secret Service chief Julia Pierson resigns

WASHINGTON -- The director of the Secret Service has resigned, the Department of Homeland Security announced Wednesday.

The announcement comes a day after Julia Pierson was rebuked by congressional lawmakers over incidents that included the ...

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WASHINGTON -- The Iraq war veteran accused of running into the White House with a knife on Sept. 19 pleaded not guilty Wednesday to three criminal charges in a case that exposed security lapses in the Secret Service.

Omar Gonzalez, 42, ...