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Topic - Mark Sullivan
1. "Divergent" by Veronica Roth (Katherine Tegen Books)
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1. "Concealed in Death" by J.D. Robb (Putnam Adult)
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1. "Private L.A." by James Patterson and Mark Sullivan (Little, Brown)
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The former head of the Department of Homeland Security's advanced research unit is the latest high-profile DHS official to join a contracting supergroup co-founded by the former director of the Secret Service, reinforcing the concerns of a Senate subcommittee that the agency's inspector general was influenced in his review of the service's prostitution scandal.
A Republican senator is raising questions about whether there was "improper contact" between the former general counsel and the acting inspector general of the Department of Homeland Security in its review of the Secret Service's 2012 prostitution scandal.
A Senate panel is investigating whether former Homeland Security Secretary Janet A. Napolitano's close allies pushed the department's inspector general to tread lightly in its investigation of the prostitution scandal involving the U.S. Secret Service.
The White House Wednesday dodged questions about whether President Obama was trying to send a pointed message by appointing the first woman ever to head the Secret Service, an agency still struggling to recover from a high-profile sex scandal.
President Obama on Tuesday appointed the first woman ever to head the Secret Service, an agency still struggling to recover from a high-profile sex scandal.
Mr. Sullivan apologized for the embarrassing episode in Colombia and later announced he would step down after a 30-year career.
"I have tried to figure this out for a month and a half - what would ever possess people to exhibit this type of behavior?" he said. "And I can tell you that I do not think this is indicative of the overwhelming majority of our men and women. ... But I just think that between the alcohol, and I don't know, the environment, these individuals did some really dumb things."