The leader of President Barack Obama’s initiative for minority males says it has been painful to watch violence and looting in his native Baltimore.
President Barack Obama said the Baltimore riots show that police departments need to hold officers accountable for wrongdoing “instead of just the closing-ranks approach that all too often we see.”
President Barack Obama spoke with both Attorney General Loretta Lynch and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake Monday regarding the ongoing Baltimore protests surrounding the death of Freddie Gray.
The White House says the head of President Barack Obama’s initiative for young men of color will attend the funeral of a Baltimore man who died after sustaining serious injuries while in police custody.
The chairman of the House oversight committee says a Florida postal carrier steered his small gyrocopter through protected Washington airspace for 30 miles to the U.S. Capitol without being stopped.
The Secret Service has arrested a person for attempting to scale the White House fence.
A Maryland man arrested after scaling a White House fence last year has pleaded guilty in connection with the case.
Widespread power outages sweep across Washington, D.C. and Maryland, forcing thousands in the dark, including the White House along with other high security buildings.
Potential Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley says the country needs new perspectives, and he’s criticizing the prospects of another Clinton and Bush seeking the White House again.
Lab technicians are working to identify a substance found in a letter addressed to the White House that could be cyanide.
The Secret Service says an envelope addressed to the White House has tentatively tested positive for cyanide.
A knife-carrying Army veteran who scaled a White House fence and dashed into the executive mansion before being caught has pleaded guilty in connection with the case.