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- 10 Downing Street : Official residence of the First Lord of the Treasury, invariably also the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, in Whitehall, London.
- 24 Sussex Drive : The official residence of the Prime Minister of Canada.
- 9-11 Attack : The largest terrorist attack on the continental United States, occurring on September 11, 2001, using hijacked airliners as suicide weapons against major buildings.
- Air Force One : The air traffic control callsign indicating an aircraft carrying the United States President.
- Arthur Szyk : (1894–) Polish-born American artist.
- Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs : Principal White House staff adviser on foreign policy and defense matters to the President of the United States, usually coordinating the major agencies; statutory member of the National Security Council and the chief of its staff; the incumbent is James L. Jones
- Barack Obama : 44th President of the United States of America (2009–2017) and a former Senator from Illinois (born 1961).
- Buddhism in the United States :
- Butler : Manages all affairs of a household and servicing of principals and guests, providing the service themselves and/or hiring and supervising outside contractors, vendors, housekeeping staff, chef, chauffeur, valet, or personal assistant or secretary.
- Director, National Security Agency : Add brief definition or description
- Eisenhower Executive Office Building : Office complex in Washington, D.C. on 17th Street NW, adjacent to the White House.
- Executive Order 13224 : The basic ruling by George W. Bush authorizing the seizure of financial assets associated with terrorism
- Extraordinary rendition, U.S., George W. Bush Administration : Policy, legal interpretation and examples, under the George W. Bush Administration, of extraordinary rendition, U.S., primarily related to the Administration's war on terror
- First Lady of the United States : Unofficial title of the White House hostess, usually but not necessarily the wife of the incumbent U.S. President.
- Gerald Ford : (1913-2006) The 38th President of the United States (1974-77), the first not elected as either president or vice-president.
- Graf Zeppelin (LZ-127) : Large German passenger carrying rigid airship which operated commercially from 1928 to 1937, named after the German pioneer of airships, Ferdinand von Zeppelin.
- Great house : A large and stately residence.
- Halifax, Nova Scotia : Largest urban community in Atlantic Canada, whose residents are known as Haligonians.
- Herbert Hoover : US President from 1929 to 1933.
- John G. Roberts : Add brief definition or description
- John Roberts : The seventeenth and current Chief Justice of the United States
- Michelle Obama : Attorney and former First Lady of the United States (2009-2017; born 1964).
- Military Assistance Command, Vietnam : Headquarters for most U.S. combat and support units assisting the Republic of Vietnam
- Obama administration : The policy making organization lead by President Barack Obama.
- Operation DESERT SHIELD : That part of the Gulf War following the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait, beginning with the acceptance of Coalition support by Saudi Arabia, and ending with the start of the air campaign, Operation DESERT STORM.
- Operation IRAQI FREEDOM : Official U.S. code name for the 2003 invasion of Iraq and continuing operations in the Iraq War.
- Portuguese Water Dog : A working dog in the retriever family, traditionally used to assist fishermen in Portugal.
- President of the United States of America : Head of state and government of the United States of America; elected through an electoral college and responsible for appointing Federal judges and senior officials of the executive branch, subject to Senate confirmation
- Presidential Decision Directive 39 : A 1995 Clinton Administration order on U.S. counterterrorism policy
- Rahm Emanuel : Chief of Staff to President Barack Obama; former U.S. Representative (D-Illinois) replaced by Michael Quigley; 0% "true liberal" 2008 rating from American Conservative Union
- Robert Komer : U.S. national security official (1922-2000), best known for heading the U.S. pacification program during the Vietnam War, in the Johnson Administration
- SIGINT in the Second World War : Add brief definition or description
- Theodore Roosevelt : (1858-1919), Twenty-sixth President of the United States, naturalist, historian, political reformer, and Progressive Era politician.
- Tuskegee Syphilis Study : Clinical study conducted in the 1930s in Tuskegee, Alabama, by the US Public Health Service, into syphilis for research related to the natural progression of the untreated disease.
- U.S. Department of the Treasury : Add brief definition or description
- United States Air Force : One of the uniformed services of the United States, with principal responsibility for land-based long-range and high-performance aircraft, as well as land-based intercontinental ballistic missiles
- United States Southern Command : U.S. Unified Combatant Command responsible for military operations in the Caribbean, Central America, and South America
- War of 1812 : A sideshow, 1812-1815, of the Napoleonic Wars, between the United States and Great Britain; Britain ignored American demands to end the impressment (seizure) of American sailors, interference with American maritime rights, and support for hostile Indians in the American West; the war was essentially a draw
- War on terror : A major policy of the George W. Bush Administration, defining global terrorism, as opposed to nation-states as in the Cold War, as the focal point of national security policy
- Washington, D.C. : The city in the District of Columbia where resides the principal government offices of the United States.
- Zeppelin : A type of rigid airship pioneered by German Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin in the early 20th century.
- Ziad Jarrah : The al-Qaeda member who piloted United Airlines flight 93 in the 9-11 attack; after passengers tried to retake control, he crashed it into a field in Pennsylvania, which averted a suicide attack on an undetermined target (most likely the Capitol or White House)