U.S. Secret Service

More than $1M in stolen items sold at Greenville business

GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) – Hundreds of stolen items were recovered from a Greenville business by Greenville County Sheriff’s Office and U.S. Secret …

Upstate South Carolina

Counterfeit cash circulating in 11 states: Here’s how to spot it

Multiple arrests involving phony cash have been making the media rounds in over 11 states, including New York, Iowa, Illinois and Michigan, in the last six months.<p>Earlier this week, both New York City and Iowa reported cases of fraudulent cash popping up into the hands of local business owners.<p>A …

Counterfeit Cash Making Its Way Around New York City, Cops Say

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — There’s something funny about the money making its way around town, but it’s no laughing matter.<p>Phony bills are finding their …

Manhattan

'She's a Traitor' to the US: Bongino Sounds Off on Chelsea Manning's Senate Run Insider

<b>Hannity & Gingrich Fire Back at Obama Over His Comments About Fox News</b><p><b>Joe Scarborough: Entire Mainstream Media Is 'Reflexively Anti-Trump'</b><p>Dan Bongino, a former congressional candidate in Maryland, sounded off Monday morning on Chelsea Manning's Senate run in that same state.<p>"What a disgrace," said …

Chelsea Manning

Trump's Florida visits increase terrorism risk, Palm Beach County says

President Trump’s frequent visits to South Florida make the area a high-risk target for terrorism, one that justifies more money from the federal government, Palm Beach County’s top law enforcement agency says.<p>The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is pushing for the federal government to boost its …

Florida

Take a peek at LBJ's rugged Hill Country ranch — for sale now

A 142-acre Hill Country ranch once owned by President Lyndon B. Johnson is on the market for $2.8 million. Johnson bought the ranch, near Johnson …

Texas

Obama reports no gifts from Putin in 2016 – sad!

(Washington) Throughout 2016, foreign officials showered President Barack Obama with gifts seemingly meant for a post-presidential “man cave” – …

Michelle Obama

Rainy wait outside Mercedes-Benz Stadium draws ire

ATLANTA - Fans arrived early for the first national football title game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, then faced long lines, interminable waits and …

College Football

U.S. Secret Service at Mercedes-Benz Stadium security gates

Headed to the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship? You'll want to bundle up, but bring only the essentials. With President Donald …

Mercedes-Benz Stadium

His clients included pro athletes, church goers. Now he’s pleading guilty to fraud.

A Charlotte investment adviser indicted for allegedly defrauding dozens of investors has agreed to plead guilty to securities fraud and tax evasion …

Corruption

Atlanta’s expected to have awful weather on Monday. That could affect the National Championship, even though the game’s inside.

It’s an indoor stadium, but the scene around the game might be even more chaotic than otherwise.<p>The College Football Playoff National Championship is set for 8 p.m. ET Monday in Atlanta at the Falcons’ Mercedes-Benz Stadium. In the day leading up to kickoff between Alabama and Georgia, local …

Kendrick Lamar

A Small Fire Breaks Out On Roof Of Trump Tower In NYC

A small fire broke out on the roof of Trump Tower in Manhattan on Monday, prompting a response from the New York City Fire Department.<p>President Trump was in Washington, D.C., at the time of the fire, The Associated Press reports.<p>NPR's Hansi Lo Wang reports that there are no evacuations from the …

Politics

'Falling apart?' Trump's insults not forgotten in Atlanta

When President Donald Trump swoops into Atlanta for a VIP seat at college football's biggest game, he'll enjoy the Southern hospitality of a city he disparaged a year ago as "falling apart" and "crime infested."<p>The insults tweeted by Trump a week before his inauguration may seem like ancient …

Donald Trump

NAACP and anti-fascists plan to protest President Trump in Atlanta before the College Football Championship game

The NAACP is urging people to wear white and hold anti-Trump signs on Monday. Another group says demonstrators will "take a knee" before the big game to protest President Donald Trump's visit to Atlanta.<p>Atlanta police and the U.S. Secret Service say they worked with the Secret Service on …

Donald Trump

Hamilton man, wanted in fatal stabbing of Kitchener woman, escorted back to Canada

Ager Hasan fled to U.S. after Melinda Vasilije was stabbed to death in last April<p>The man wanted in the stabbing death of his ex-girlfriend in her …

Crime

Atlanta Police: Please, no guns in cars at championship game

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta's mayor is promising a "safe, smooth and secure" college football championship game Monday, despite the traffic problems expected to be caused by President Donald Trump's motorcade, but none of the many agencies involved are taking any chances.<p>The stadium will be secured by …

Donald Trump

Tesla hires former Uber’s head of security and Secret Service agent to lead its security team

Uber’s series of issues in 2017 resulted in several executives leaving. Some were outed, like CEO Travis Kalanick and head of self-driving, Anthony Levandowski, but several other execs also resigned, presumably to get away from the mess.<p>One of them was Jeff Jones, Head of Global Physical Security, …

Anthony Levandowski

Counterfeit money spotted at 16 Monroe County businesses

Four people are charged in a counterfeit money scheme and accused of spending fake money at least 16 Monroe County businesses over the last two …

Crime

Longtime Padres coach Rob Picciolo dies at 64

Updated:Thursday, January 4 2018 2:04 PM EST2018-01-04 19:04:51 GMT<p>Terry Rozier scored 20 points in 20 minutes to lead the Celtics to a 102-88 …

Terry Rozier

There was a small fire near Hillary Clinton’s house, and of course there’s a conspiracy about it

In another effort to distract from Trump’s scandals, the far right insists the Clinton fire is something sinister<p>A small fire broke out on the property of Bill and Hillary Clinton in Chappaqua, New York on Wednesday. It lasted for just over half an hour, according to the local Journal News, and was …

Hillary Clinton

Firefighters respond to fire at Clintons' home in Chappaqua, New York

(Reuters) - Firefighters were called to fight a fire on Thursday at the Chappaqua, New York, home of former President Bill Clinton and former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, police said.<p>There were no known injuries caused by the blaze at 15 Old House Lane, said Sergeant Arthur …

Hillary Clinton

The Prince And The Pauper: Can An American Bring Down Nigerian Scam?

The man arrested for being part of the Nigerian Prince email fraud may have been a dupe himself.<p>Michael Neu, age 67, is facing 269 counts of wire …

Advertising Industry

President Trump will attend FBS championship game between Alabama and Georgia

An Atlanta police official says the agency is working with the U.S. Secret Service ahead of President Trump's visit to the city for Monday's college football title game.<p>Atlanta police spokesman Carlos Campos said in a Thursday statement to the Associated Press that “we're aware of his visit” and …

College Football

NBC sued after Michelle Obama’s guest gets axed

Michelle Obama wasn’t able to save a veteran from NBCUniversal’s tight security, according to a new lawsuit obtained by Page Six.<p>Greg Duncan filed a …

Michelle Obama

Forever 21: Hackers breached payment system for 7 months, no encryption on POS devices

If you shopped in a brick-and-mortar Forever 21 store this year, your credit card information may have been compromised due to the company’s failure …

Security

Trump tweeted 'back to work’ — spent 5 days in a row at golf club

President Trump's working hard at making his backswing great again.

Donald Trump

DOJ Arrests Hackers Who Took Over DC Surveillance Cameras

The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that, in coordination with the Romanian National Police and other EU and U.S. law enforcement …

Security

If You’re Wondering if CNN Is Bored, Here’s How Obsessed They Are With a White Truck

Media coverage of Donald Trump has been known to be extremely negative, and reports have even shown it to be three times more negative than when …

Donald Trump

The Trump effect: Why Roy Moore won’t concede

<i>Welcome to Mic’s daily read on Donald Trump’s America. Want to receive this as a daily email in your inbox?</i> <i>Subscribe here</i><i>.</i><p><b>Thursday’s dispatch: The</b> …

Donald Trump

Foreign hackers hijacked most DC police security cameras before inauguration

Romanian hackers allegedly took control of two-thirds of the D.C. police department’s outdoor security cameras during a four-day period one week …

Security