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Kushner finally gets his security clearance

President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, has been granted a security clearance after a lengthy background check, a move that ensures the key White...

White House ignored FBI warnings about Trump aide

The FBI first flagged “derogatory information” about Rob Porter, one of President Donald Trump’s closest aides, to the White House counsel’s office in March...

Security risk Kushner: Trump’s latest major liability?

President Donald Trump's senior advisor (and son-in-law) Jared Kushner lost his interim top-secret security clearance Tuesday after too many questions have come up in...

Kushner, with no security clearance, reads classified material

It’s a week of reckoning for White House senior adviser Jared Kushner and dozens of other officials who have been working without permanent security...

FBI Director Corrects White House Claim On Porter’s Exit

FBI Director Christopher Wray on Tuesday contradicted the White House version of events surrounding the background check for a former top aide accused of...

Clearance backlog leads to security problems

A government backlog of 700,000 security clearance reviews has led agencies like the Defense Department to inadvertently issue interim passes to criminals — even...

Secret Service strips supervisor of security clearance

The Secret Service has placed a high-ranking supervisor on administrative leave and suspended the supervisor's security clearance after what it called "allegations of misconduct...

Navy yard shooter’s employer hid his mental health problems

The company that employed the Washington Navy Yard shooter pulled his access to classified material for two days in August when mental health problems...

Navy Yard shooter lied in application for security clearance

The Washington Navy Yard shooter lied about a previous arrest and failed to disclose thousands of dollars in debts when he applied for a...

Police warned military about mental problems of Navy Yard shooter

Rhode Island police warned the U.S. Navy last month that Washington Navy Yard gunman Aaron Alexis had reported "hearing voices," raising further questions about...