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Joseph Clancy has been named the permanent director of the U.S. Secret Service. Clancy, who has been the agency's acting director since last October, is seen here testifying on Capitol Hill last November. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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White House Asks Congress For War Powers To Fight ISIS

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The Secret Service released this photo of a "quad copter" that crashed on the White House grounds Monday. The agency says the copter's operator reported crashing it this morning. Secret Service hide caption

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The Secret Service released this photo of a "quad copter" that crashed on the White House grounds Monday. The agency says the copter's operator reported crashing it this morning. Secret Service hide caption

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A review panel says changes are needed at the Secret Service — along with a better fence at the White House. Here, members of the Secret Service Uniformed Division stand in front of the White House. Kevin Dietsch/UPI /Landov hide caption

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An intruder managed to jump the north fence of the White House on Sept. 19 and escape capture until he was inside the mansion. A review of the incident cites communication and training failures. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Megan Smith is the new U.S. chief technology officer. Ariel Zambelich/NPR hide caption

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From Silicon Valley To White House, New U.S. Tech Chief Makes Change

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