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

    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.

    Va. preschool teacher charged with biting toddler, allegedly in retaliation

    Va. preschool teacher charged with biting toddler, allegedly in retaliation

    An owner of the Goddard School in Woodbridge was charged with failing to report abuse or neglect.

    Office owners can only hope this is finally rock bottom for Va. real estate

    Office owners can only hope this is finally rock bottom for Va. real estate

    It may be the worst time in the past 25 years to own an office building with space to lease in N.Va.

    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.

    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.

    7 things to do this week — for free

    7 things to do this week — for free

    GOING OUT GUIDE | Tour exhibits at no cost on Museum Day Live or celebrate Banned Books Week.

    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.

    Brain-wave test may diagnose autism more accurately — and earlier

    Brain-wave test may diagnose autism more accurately — and earlier

    Children with severe autism react differently to certain stimuli than those without autism, a study says.

    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

    Adele Wells went missing as a child in 1958. Decades later, authorities are still searching for her.

    Adele Wells went missing as a child in 1958. Decades later, authorities are still searching for her.

    Wells was last seen in 1958, when she was 7. The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children has released a new photo of what she might look like today.

    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