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The White House praised some of the Secret Service's furrier agents on Thursday after guard dogs "Hurricane" and "Jordan" downed a man who jumped the fence around the president's home. "The animals that performed so bravely last night are not something that we come into regular contact with here," White House spokesman Josh Earnest said. The Secret Service said Dominic Adesanya, 23, was quickly taken into custody after he was tackled by "Hurricane" and "Jordan," both of the Belgian Malinois breed. He was charged with two felony counts of assaulting a police officer, four misdemeanor counts of resisting arrest and unlawful entry, and a felony count of making threats, the Secret Service said.
London (AFP) - The chairman of Britain's biggest retailer Tesco resigned on Thursday as the troubled supermarket group said a huge accounting error began earlier than thought and contributed to plunging profits.