1. False Alarm

    West Wing Evacuated Due to Smoke

    A May 11, 2013 photo shows the West Wing of the White House in Washington, DC.    AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

    West Wing of White House on Saturday. (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty)

    It was a scary day at the White House on Saturday—for about five minutes. Reports of smoke emanating from the West Wing, including the press area, led to a brief evacuation. Five fire trucks reported to the scene as authorities exercised "an abundance of caution" investigating a mechanical closet that was the source of the smoke. The culprit? An overheated piece of equipment. Oh, well. You can never be too careful.

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