LONDON: Britain’s foreign spy agency will allow the children of immigrants to join the organisation for the first time and will launch its first ever TV advert. Alex Younger, the chief of MI6 known as “C”, is scrapping a rule that new recruits must have two British-born parents and they will now only need to be British born. The service is on a recruitment drive aimed at women with children and black and minority ethnic candidates to bolster the service’s diversity. “I want this opportunity to dispel the myths…
WASHINGTON: A laptop was stolen from a US Secret Service agent in New York and remains missing, the agency said in a statement on Friday, amid reports that the device contained floor plans of Trump Tower. CNN -- citing law enforcement sources in New York -- said that though the computer was highly encrypted, it contained Trump Tower floor plans and other sensitive contents. US President Donald Trump resided in the luxury high-rise before moving into the White House. His wife Melania and youngest son Barron still live…
WASHINGTON: The US Secret Service has requested $8 million to build a replica of the White House to be used in training agents to prevent incidents like last year's mansion intrusion, the agency's director said Tuesday.
WASHINGTON: A man jumped over the White House fence and ran for several seconds towards the executive mansion on Friday, sparking an evacuation within the complex shortly after President Barack Obama and his daughters departed for the weekend.