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White House placed in lockdown after 'loud noise' and nearby fire

Published on: Sat, 07 Mar 2015 16:44:58 UTC
News Agency: The Independent

The White House was placed into lockdown on Saturday following a "loud bang" and a fire, just moments before President Barack Obama and his family were due to take off by helicopter from the South Lawn.

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