Tag Archive for White House

Driver Charged, Released in White House Incident

Maryland man charged, released after following Secret Service motorcade to White House …read more

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Anti-Censorship Awards Go to White House, Feds

Anti-censorship awards known as ‘Jefferson Muzzles’ given to government, White House …read more

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Man Appeals Sentence in White House Shooting

Idaho man given 25 years in prison for White House shooting appeals his sentence …read more

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Sentencing Set for Man Who Shot at White House

Sentencing set for Idaho man who shot at White House; prosecutors asking for 27 years …read more

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Official: Man Scaled White House Fence, Arrested

Secret Service: Man arrested after he climbs over White House fence …read more

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White House Not Taking Sides on CIA Hack Claims

White House says Obama agrees must get to bottom of allegations CIA hacked Senate computers …read more

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Melissa Etheridge, Patti LaBelle, Aretha Franklin & More to Perform at the White House

By Andrea Dresdale

Jeffrey R. Staab/CBSMelissa Etheridge, Patti LaBelle and Aretha Franklin are among the vocal powerhouses who’ve been selected to perform before President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama as part of the “In Performance at the White House” concert series.

The upcoming event is called Women of Soul: In Performance at the White House, and it’ll be streamed live on the White House website Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. ET, and broadcast April 7 on PBS.

Melissa, Patti and the Queen of Soul will be joined by Tessanne Chin, who won season five of The Voice, as well as rising pop star Ariana Grande, and R&B stars Jill Scott and Janelle Monae at the event. Top session keyboard player Greg Phillinganes, who’s worked with everyone from Michael Jackson and Stevie Wonder to Eric Clapton and Paul McCartney, will serve as music director.

Women of Soul: In Performance at the White House will be the twelfth “In Performance at the White House” program that’s taken place during President Barack Obama’s administration. Since 2009, these programs have saluted everyone from Stevie Wonder to Paul McCartney to Carole King, and have also paid tribute to Broadway musicals, Memphis soul, the blues and …read more

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Vancouver, Wash., man gets 17 months for threats

VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — A Vancouver, Wash., man who had been accused of threatening to kill a city police officer, bomb Clark County buildings and bomb the White House has been sentenced to more than a year in prison…. …read more

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Watch: Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House

President Obama and the Israeli prime minster talk Russia and Iran. …read more

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Wage Fight Propels Worker From KFC to White House

Campaign for higher pay propels fast food worker from NYC to ‘Colbert Report,’ White House …read more

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