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WASHINGTON, June 9 (UPI) -- The Secret Service evacuated the White House briefing room Tuesday hours after the Dirksen Senate Office Building wasThe briefing room was emptied for an undisclosed security concern around 2 p.m. as Press Secretary Josh Earnest gave his daily briefing. According to CBS News White House correspondent Mark Knolle and video shown on Fox News, the briefing was interrupted suddenly and reporters were cleared out of the room and moved to the nearby Eisenhower building. Secret Service interrupts WH press briefing to evacuate. The White House briefing room was briefly evacuated Tuesday after a bomb threat was called into police, the Secret Service said. Secret Service officers interrupted a live, televised press briefing with White House press secretary Josh Earnest and evacuated the James S. Brady Briefing Room The Secret Service evacuated the White House press room Tuesday over a bomb threat, but reporters spent the afternoon saying things didnt add up. Video provided by Newsy Newslook. Secret Service officers responsible for presidential security interrupted a live, televised press briefing with White House press secretary Josh Earnest and evacuated the James S Brady Briefing Room shortly after 2 pm. Washington Examiner Staff White House Press Corps Secret Service White House Opinion Beltway Confidential.Leon Panetta: Partisan fights on House Intel Committee damage its reputation. 18 hours ago. WASHINGTON -- Secret Service agents briefly forced reporters attending the White House press briefing outside of the building when a bomb threat was phoned in to Washington city police. President Barack Obama remained nearby, staying inside the White House during the threat. Secret Service interrupted a White House briefing and evacuated members of the press Tuesday afternoon.

As a precaution, the White House Press Briefing Room has been evacuated. The Secret Service interrupted the White House press briefing Tuesday a little more than half an hour in and had the press evacuate the briefing room. Now, the White House press briefing has been evacuated by Secret Service.BREAKING NEWS: White House press room evacuated during briefing. Earnest said the threat was specific to the press briefing room. Secret Service dogs were brought through to sniff the premises. Reporters pressed Earnest on why Obama was not evacuated given the close quarters in the White House, but Earnest referred all questions to the Secret Service. Secret Service agents searched the room with bomb-sniffing dogs before reporters were allowed back into the room about 2:40 p.m.

The briefing resumed a few minutes later."We need to evacuate the press briefing," a voice is heard saying on the White House Web sites video of the briefing. WASHINGTON — Officials told all reporters to evacuate the White House press briefing room and the North Lawn on Tuesday afternoon.Secret Service has covered all robotic cameras operated by CNN on the North Lawn and in the briefing room. The White House press room was shortly evacuated as reporters had gathered for a scheduled briefing. While White House spokesman Josh Earnest was speaking, the Secret Service interrupted the Tuesday briefing. The Secret Service interrupted the White House press briefing Tuesday a little more than half an hour in and had the press evacuate the briefing room. PeterAlexander dont think White House realized the camera was still rolling as Secret Service did a sweep with a bomb sniffing dog.PeterAlexander Thats what I would do to end every press briefing. The White House press briefing room was evacuated mid briefing on Tuesday after a bomb threat was called into the Metropolitan Police Department. The Secret Service came into briefing room during White House press secretary Josh Earnests daily briefing and asked the press corps to Washington: Secret Service agents interrupted a live, televised White House press briefing on Tuesday to evacuate journalists after a bomb threat was called in to police.Secret Service spokesman Brian Leary said the decision to evacuate only the briefing room, while allowing White The White House press room was evacuated due to a bomb threat and a Secret Service sniffer dog was deployed as reporters were gathered for a scheduled briefing.LessMore. WASHINGTON — The U.S. Secret Service evacuated the White House Briefing Room Tuesday afternoon after a bomb threat was called in to Washington police. The evacuation came in the middle of a televised press briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest. The White House press room was evacuated and a Secret Service sniffer dog deployed Tuesday as reporters were gathered for a scheduled briefing. Journalists, including an AFP reporter, were escorted out as a security sweep was performed.

The Secret Service has evacuated the White House briefing room, mid-brief, over an undisclosed threat.FILE UNDER: Josh Earnest, white house, White House Press Secretary. Secret Service agents interrupted a live, televised White House press briefing Tuesday to evacuate journalists after a bomb threat was called in to police.Many television networks have permanent cameras installed in the White House briefing room. Tuesdays White House briefing was cut short after Secret Service ordered an evacuation of the briefing room.BREAKING: US Secret Service interrupts White House press briefing to evacuate briefing room. The evacuation was limited to the White House Press Briefing Room and did not affect any other sections of the White House. A Secret Service sniffer dog was deployed to check out the area. After being evacuated, reporters headed to what is known as Pebble Beach where the television networks Secret Service agents evacuated the White House briefing room after a phoned-in threat. The Secret Service interrupted the White House press briefing Tuesday a little more than half an hour in and had the press evacuate the briefing room.Secret Service officials evacuated the West Wing of the White House concerned WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House briefing room was briefly evacuated Tuesday after a bomb threat was called into police, the Secret Service said. Secret Service officers interrupted a live, televised press briefing with White House press secretary Josh Earnest and evacuated the James Most White House press briefings are humdrum: Press Secretary walks in, makes a few remarks, fields a few questions, everyoneToday was a little different: the regularly scheduled briefing ended abruptly after a Secret Service agent announced that the everyone in the room needed to evacuate . WASHINGTON DC, USA The White House press room was briefly evacuated Tuesday, June 9, after police received a telephoned bomb threat, interrupting the daily briefing, but no device was found. Secret Service agents entered the room, a short distance from the Oval Office The Secret Service evacuated a White House press briefing on Tuesday, cutting short questions from the media to Press Secretary Josh Earnest.Earnest returned to the Brady room to brief the press at about 2:45 p.m. EST and said that the Metropolitan police notified the Secret Service that it No word yet on why, because the White House briefing room has been evacuated by SecretObama is clearly suspending the freedom of the press as part of his plans for dictatorship.Delta1212: Its the Secret Service. Presumably they needed to clear some space for the strippers. The White House press corps returned to the buildings briefing room Tuesday after being evacuated following a "telephonic bomb threat.". White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said after the briefing resumed that the room was carried out as a precaution taken by the Secret Service White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest and reporters evacuated the briefing room in the middle of a press conference. WASHINGTON — The U.S. Secret Service evacuated the White House briefing room for about 30 minutes Tuesday because of a bomb threat phoned in to Washington police. The evacuation came in the middle of a press briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest. The White House press room was briefly evacuated and a Secret Service sniffer dog deployed Tuesday delaying a scheduled briefing. Journalists, including an AFP reporter, were escorted out as a security sweep was performed. Outside the executive mansion The Secret Service interrupted the White House press briefing Tuesday a little more than half an hour in and had the press evacuate the briefing room.The White House Press Briefing is evacuated as Press Secretary Josh Earnest is White House press briefing interrupted, room briefly evacuated after telephoned bomb threat.The Secret Service interrupted the White House press briefing Tuesday a little more than half an hour in and had the press evacuate the briefing room. Secret Service officers responsible for presidential security interrupted a live, televised press briefing with White House press secretary Josh Earnest and evacuated the James S. Brady Briefing Room shortly after 2 p.m. The briefing room was evacuated after someone called in a bomb threat to the Metropolitan Police Department, who then relayed the threat to the Secret Service, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest told reporters on Tuesday. Secret Service officers interrupted a live, televised press briefing with White House press secretary Josh Earnest and evacuated the James S. Brady Briefing Room shortly after 2pm, local time. The White House Press briefing room was evacuated Tuesday in the middle of the daily press briefing by spokesman Josh Earnest. As Earnest took a question from a reporter about recent cyber security breaches at the Office of Personnel Management, the Secret Service entered the James By Kdo Go To Postarent there threats to the white house on a regular basis? Yes, but they dont evacuate willy-nilly unless its warranted.Entire press corps. Not sure if the President was scheduled to participate. WASHINGTON (AP) Secret Service agents interrupted a live, televised White House press briefing Tuesday to evacuate journalists after a bomb threat was called in to police.Many television networks have permanent cameras installed in the White House briefing room. Secret Service agents interrupted a live, televised White House press briefing June 9 to evacuate journalists after a bomb threat was called in to police.Many television networks have permanent cameras installed in the White House briefing room. The Secret Service interrupted the White House press briefing Tuesday a little more than half an hour in and had the press evacuate the briefing room. The interruption came as a reporter was following up to White House Press Secretary Josh Earnests response regarding cybersecurity. The briefing room was evacuated as a precaution, and was the only part of the White House evacuated, according to White House Spokesman Josh Earnest.The determination to evacuate the press briefing room was made by the on scene Secret Service commander, who limited the The White House press briefing was interrupted on Tuesday by a bomb threat, prompting an unusual evacuation that raised questions about security proceduresAfter the Secret Service was informed of the threat, the briefing room was evacuated and swept for explosives as a precaution, Leary said. U.S. Secret Service agents cleared reporters from the White House briefing room Tuesday following a bomb threat.Capitol police evacuated several levels of the Senate office building but found no dangerous materials. The WhiteHouse daily briefing will resume shortly after the Brady Briefing Room has been cleared. Hopefully wont be long. BREAKING: US Secret Service interrupts White House press briefing to evacuate briefing room.

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