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Armored Secret Service bus to hit campaign trail

The Secret Service has bought two armored buses at a cost of $1.1 million each for use by the president, other government officials and candidates for president, the agency told NBC News Full story

DOJ argues for rehearing in Secret Service lawsuit

The U.S. Department of Justice has sided with attorneys for two Secret Service agents who were sued after arresting a man who confronted former Vice President Dick Cheney. Full story

Hacker: U.S. Government Authorized My Crime Spree

The hacker behind a massive credit card heist deemed the largest cybercrime ever prosecuted in the United States is now claiming the U.S. government authorized his criminal actions. Full story

Six killed in blast at Nigerian election office

Six people were killed in a bomb blast at a local election office in central Nigeria late on Friday hours before parliamentary elections were due to begin, the secret service said. Full story

Conde Nast falls for $8 million email trap

Conde Nast, publisher of magazines Vogue, Vanity Fair and the New Yorker, was tricked into thinking it was paying its regular printing company but was in fact being billed by a con man. Full story

Query to congressman: 'Who is going to shoot Obama?'

An elderly man a town hall meeting hosted by GOP Rep. Paul Broun of Georgia asked “Who is going to shoot Obama?” That unleashed a Secret Service investigation. Full story

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  Security a big challenge for big game

Msnbc's Alex Witt talks to Fmr. Secret Service Agent Andrew O'Connell about security precautions for today's game at Cowboys Stadium in Dallas.

  Violence, threats taunt politicians

Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y., Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., and former Secret Service agent Joe Russo talk about the shooting in Arizona and the threats politicians face.

  Driver: Stuck pedal sent car onto Bush’s lawn

The driver – who has since been released from Secret Service custody – says he was just showing off his Plymouth Barracuda when the incident occurred. Msnbc’s Chris Matthews reports.

  Authors on ‘The Kennedy Detail’

Gerald Blaine and Clint Hill, two former Secret Service agents, share their account of President John F. Kennedy’s assassination.

  Ex-agents share details of JFK assassination

Former Secret Service Agents Gerald Blaine and Clint Hill join Hardball’s Chris Matthews to discuss the new book “The Kennedy Detail” and their memories of that fateful day in Dallas.

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