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White House: New leadership "required" at Secret Service

White House press secretary Josh Earnest discusses the resignation of Secret Service director Julia Pierson following recent security breaches.

Obama welcomes Kansas City soccer champions to White House

President Obama welcomes Sporting Kansas City, the 2013 major league soccer champions, to the White House, praising them for being good examples on and off the field.

Obama, Netanyahu meet as Iran nuclear deadline approaches

It was the first sit-down between the president and Israeli prime minister since civilian casualties during the Summer war in Gaza strained the U.S.-Israel relationship.

Obama will let Central American kids apply for refugee status: report

The administration hopes that fewer children will attempt the dangerous journey from Mexico to the U.S.

Secret Service Director Julia Pierson steps down

Under pressure after a series of security breaches, the calls for her resignation accelerated quickly