Why The Secret Service Needs An $8 Million Scale White House Replica

The Secret Service has been in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons lately, with hookers, drugs, fence jumpers, a guy entering the White House with a knife, drones running amok and now even drunken crashes into the White House gates making headlines. The answer, at least partially? A long overdue $8 million replica… » 3/20/15 10:23am 3/20/15 10:23am

You — Yes, You! — Can Drive A Van In President Obama's Security Detail

You there! Yes, you, the one in the battered Jeep Cherokee, old-ass Miata, or Toyota Corolla that you lie and say is a GT-R when you post online! Do you have a clean driving record and a pulse? Then you can drive in a van in the motorcade that protects the most important man in the free world! » 1/03/15 3:00pm 1/03/15 3:00pm

How a Hacker Intercepted FBI and Secret Service Calls With Google Maps

Earlier this week, Bryan Seely, a network engineer and one-time Marine, played me recordings of two phone calls (embedded below.) The calls were placed by unwitting citizens to the FBI office in San Francisco and to the Secret Service in Washington, D.C. Neither the callers nor the FBI or Secret Service personnel who… » 2/27/14 7:36pm 2/27/14 7:36pm

Police Submit 25 Felony Charges Against Unique Performance Executives

Another development in the Unique Performance drama, as CBS-11 is reporting that the Farmers Branch PD has finished their investigation and submitted 25 felony charges against Unique Performance to the Dallas County District Attorney. The nature of these charges aren't clear, but they likely have to do with fraud and … » 2/27/08 12:45pm 2/27/08 12:45pm