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'Device' recovered at White House

A spokesman for President Barack Obama says a "device" has been found on the grounds of the White House.

Spokesman Josh Earnest said early indications are that the device does not pose a threat to anyone in the building.

President Obama and his wife, Michelle, are on a three-day visit to India, with a stop planned in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday before they return to Washington.

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