The Secret Service says a woman who got tangled up by her shoelaces after trying to jump the White House fence last week has been arrested again after a similar stunt. Thirty-eight-year-old Marci Anderson Wahl of Everett, Washington, was arrested after she scaled a fence at the Treasury Building, next to the White House, Sunday and an alarm sounded about 2:15 a.m. She was charged with unlawful entry and contempt of court.
When officers arrived in the 100 block of Kerfoot Avenue, they found a woman, Leah Marie Adams, 19, of Front Royal, suffering from serious injuries. Adams was pronounced dead upon arrival at the hospital.
A 76-year-old woman has gone missing in in Northwest D.C., police say.
An Instagram post claiming 14 girls had disappeared in D.C. over a 24-hour period went viral across social media Thursday. But that post is inaccurate.
Russia's opposition, often written off by critics as a small and irrelevant coterie of privileged urbanites, put on an impressive nationwide show of strength Sunday with dozens of protest across the vast country. Hundreds were arrested, including Alexei Navalny, the anti-corruption campaigner who is President Vladimir Putin's most prominent critic, prompting a quick response from the U.S. government.
A 15-year-old boy has been shot and killed in Prince George's County, Maryland, police say.