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Obama's Ambulance Runs Out Of Gas

AP | Posted 10.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The D.C. fire department says an ambulance was taken out of service while on a run to the White House because it ran out of gas. The Wa...

Man Arrested After Shooting Pellet Rifle Near Obama Motorcade

AP | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics

BLOOMFIELD, Conn. -- Police in Connecticut say they arrested a homeless man who was shooting at cans with a pellet rifle not far from President Barack...

Man With BB Gun Arrested Near Obama's Motorcade

AP | Posted 06.09.2013 | Politics

BLOOMFIELD, Conn. — Police in Connecticut say they arrested a man who pulled out a rifle-like BB gun as President Barack Obama's motorcade passe...

Police Officer In Obama Motorcade Dies After Being Hit By Pickup Truck

AP | MATT SEDENSKY | Posted 11.09.2012 | Politics

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- A motorcycle police officer who was part of President Barack Obama's motorcade to a campaign event in Florida died Sunda...

President Obama FINED

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 09.19.2011 | World

President Obama has been slapped with a nearly $200 (£120) fine for not paying London's congestion charge when his motorcade drove through the city i...

Obama Can't Escape The Presidential Entourage, Even On Vacation

AP | GLEN JOHNSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

VINEYARD HAVEN, Mass. (Associated Press) — President Barack Obama had a simple task for his first morning on vacation: shoot over to a Martha's ...

Two Arrested Near Obama's Motorcade

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Secret Service officers have subdued two men who refused to get out of the street as President Barack Obama's motorcade was returni...

Obama Sighting -- Scary, the Security

Claudia Ricci | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Claudia Ricci

In one of those SUVs, I swear I saw a man holding what looked to be a bazooka gun. My mouth dropped. It hit me: the security detail provided for our president provides for the worst case scenario.

Obama Sightings Lose Luster For Chicagoans

Politico | Jonathan Martin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO--John McCain called him "the biggest celebrity in the world," but Barack Obama's appearance outside the Regents Park Luxury Apartments on a fr...

Obama's Motorcade: How To Stay Out Of Its Way

Chicago Tribune | Jon Hilkevitch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago drivers have been adjusting to a new reality since the Nov. 4 election: Wherever President-elect Barack Obama goes, traffic disruptions follo...

Obama's Motorcade Interrupted By Passing Car

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Barack Obama's motorcade had an unexpected occurrence while ferrying the president-elect to a security briefing at Chicago FBI headquarters Thursday ...