New Secret Service Probe Launched

    President Barack Obama, left, walks past a Secret Service agent after welcoming the NCAA College football BCS National Champion University of Alabama Crimson Tide to the South Lawn of the White House to honor their 14th championship, Thursday, April 19, 2012, in Washington. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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    The Secret Service has opened a new investigation after allegations were made Thursday that misconduct occurred during a trip to El Salvador in 2011. Agents who were on an advance trip prior to President Obama’s visit to the Latin America country were said to have paid for sexual favors at a strip club. A CBS local station in Seattle reported that one agent bragged that they “did this all the time” in reference to paying for sex on trip. But a congressman relayed that Secret Service Director Mark Sullivan said he had not found anything “credible” in his new investigation as of yet.

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