Officials: White House jumper had ammo in car

Federal prosecutors say that the man who ran through the White House’s unlocked front door Friday was keeping 800 rounds of ammunition, two hatchets and a machete in his car.

Three Afghan soldiers caught trying to cross into Canada

The military officers, who disappeared during a training program in Massachusetts, were detained while attempting to enter the country.

THE GRIND 

Rob McDonald in a equipment room at Nationals Park. (J. McDonnell/Post)

They sew buttons. They haul luggage. These men hold the Nats together.

The team employs over 1,100 people who never even take the field. Rank them by importance, and travel vice president Rob McDonald and equipment manager Mike Wallace are near the top.

    Local News

    ‘Wanted’ poster issued for man
    seen with missing U-Va. student

    ‘Wanted’ poster issued for man <br>seen with missing U-Va. student

    Jesse Matthew Jr. — already questioned by police — is sought on two counts of reckless driving.

    The Secret Service messes up
    and we pay the price? No way.

    The Secret Service messes up <br>and we pay the price? No way.

    COLUMN | How about the Secret Service starts by doing what most folks do? Lock. The. Doors.

    Native Americans say Redskins lack right to sue them over trademark

    Native Americans say Redskins lack right to sue them over trademark

    Five Native Americans contend that team owner Dan Snyder cannot name them as “parties of interest.”

    Chinatown restaurateur Tony Cheng given probation, fined in bribery case

    Chinatown restaurateur Tony Cheng given probation, fined in bribery case

    He and his son tried to make illegal payments to two public officials to start a taxi and tow-truck business.

    Ravens owner denies asking NFL
    for leniency for Ray Rice after arrest

    Ravens owner denies asking NFL <br>for leniency for Ray Rice after arrest

    Steve Bisciotti refuted a report that alleged the team knew more about the Rice situation than they let on.

    In 1972, she watched her sister get murdered. Last week she relived it.

    In 1972, she watched her sister get murdered. Last week she relived it.

    A trial was found unconstitutional after 40 years, so Emmogean Simpson had to testify again.

    Pr. George’s schools CFO resigns
    days after insurance fraud revealed

    Pr. George’s schools CFO resigns <br>days after insurance fraud revealed

    Colby White and his wife, who worked for the system as an auditor, had been on administrative leave.

    A State Dept. veteran fact-checks what ‘Madam Secretary’ gets right, wrong

    A State Dept. veteran fact-checks what ‘Madam Secretary’ gets right, wrong

    RELIABLE SOURCE | A former undersecretary to Hillary Clinton had both praise and criticism.

    Why do E-Z Pass charges take up to
    14 days to show up? It’s confusing.

    Why do E-Z Pass charges take up to <br>14 days to show up? It’s confusing.

    TRANSCRIPT | “Dr. Gridlock” takes your questions (and gripes) on traffic, transit and commuting.

    More Top Stories

    Reporter quits on live TV after a story about the marijuana club she runs

    Reporter quits on live TV after a story about the marijuana club she runs

    Viewers of KTVA learned all about the Alaska Cannabis Club. And then, they learned something else.

    Satellite sees galactic dust that may confound reported big-bang signal

    Satellite sees galactic dust that may confound reported big-bang signal

    Scientists say new findings cast doubt on claims of the discovery of the dawn of the universe.

    Party with Leo DiCaprio or diplomats? Clinton event outshines U.N. meeting.

    Party with Leo DiCaprio or diplomats? Clinton event outshines U.N. meeting.

    Did we mention Jason Mraz performed and Matt Damon is going to talk about clean water?

    Local Columnists

    Sold! To the man who loves old guitars . . .

    Sold! To the man who loves old guitars . . .

    COLUMN | That 1960 Gibson Les Paul guitar? It sold for more than $140,000. Meet the rabid collector who bought it.

    Sports

    Five observations from the Redskins’ loss

    Five observations from the Redskins’ loss

    REDSKINS BLOG | Here are five things that stood out to Mike Jones after an evening to reflect on the Redskins’ 37-34 loss in Philadelphia.

    Federal Government

    Feds honored for ‘outstanding achievements’

    Feds honored for ‘outstanding achievements’

    FEDERAL EYE | Feds will be honored with Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medals for outstanding work.

    National

    Southern states are now the U.S. epicenter of HIV/AIDS

    Southern states are now the U.S. epicenter of HIV/AIDS

    The infection rate among African American and Latina women in the South rivals sub-Saharan Africa.

    Lifestyle

    My weekend with Oprah and trying to find the life I want

    My weekend with Oprah and trying to find the life I want

    Winfrey brought her life-improvement tour to Washington, and here's what happened.

    Arts

    Denied visas, Syrian refugees still get a platform

    Denied visas, Syrian refugees still get a platform

    An unusual gathering at Georgetown U. brings Syrian refugees to their audience by Skype.

    Diversions