The Secret Service Scandal
12:00 PM ET Tourists, "cranks," and other eccentrics have made it unscathed into the executive mansion.
September 2 Protecting modern presidents is a legitimate and crucial goal. Here is some of what it ends up meaning in practice.
August 8 The breach resulted in a brief security lockdown.
August 4 The political press is tittering over the idea of the vice president skinny-dipping—and missing the real news in a forthcoming book on his Secret Service detail.
August 4 The 14-year-old discrimination lawsuit alleges that African-American agents were consistently denied promotions despite their qualifications.
April 9 Director Julia Pierson is instituting a number of changes to the agency.
March 27 There has been another incident of possible misconduct, in Miami.
March 26 Three agents go on administrative leave after a night of drinking.
November 15, 2013 Whistleblowers accuse agents of years of sexual misconduct.
November 14, 2013 Alleged misconduct comes as DHS is preparing to unveil results of an investigation into the Secret Service's culture.
January 11, 2013 Report finds drug officers stationed in Colombia assisted in setting up encounters.
October 5, 2012 New policies limit alcohol and warn against revealing Facebook comments.
September 21, 2012 IG letter cites two additional U.S. officials who may have been involved.
May 23, 2012 Agents say they did not break any rules on the Colombia trip.
May 3, 2012 Grassley says officials must be held accountable for scandal.
April 23, 2012 Agent brought the prostitute to the Hilton Hotel in Cartagena just days ahead of president's arrival, law enforcement official says.
April 19, 2012 A series of new threads are popping out of this giant yarn ball, and much remains unresolved.
April 18, 2012 Candidate says he would 'clean house' if he were president.
April 18, 2012 President trusts Mark Sullivan to investigate of Colombia sex scandal, press secretary says.
April 16, 2012 Joint Chiefs chairman apologizes for troops' alleged role in sex scandal.