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Man Who Jumped White House Fence Had Knife; Secret Service Steps Up ... - Huffington Post
ABC NewsMan Who Jumped White House Fence Had Knife; Secret Service Steps Up ...Huffington PostUniformed Secret Service officers walk along the lawn on the North side of the White House in Washington, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. The Secret Service is coming under intense scrutiny after a man who hop...[read more]

Man barricaded in home on tribe's reservation - seattlepi.com
Man barricaded in home on tribe's reservationseattlepi.comA man believed to have weapons has barricaded himself in a home on the Fort Hall Reservation in southeast Idaho, Shoshone-Bannock Tribal officials said Saturday. Officers received a report of shots fired in the home around 3 a.m., but it h...[read more]

Drought adds fuel to troubling wildfire season in California - CBS News
ReutersDrought adds fuel to troubling wildfire season in CaliforniaCBS NewsDespite a break in the weather, several large wildfires continue to burn across Northern California, as they have for nearly a week. A three-year drought has added fuel to this terrible fire season. Even with a break in th...[read more]

Person of interest named in hunt for missing Virginia student - Reuters
ABC NewsPerson of interest named in hunt for missing Virginia studentReuters(Reuters) - Police looking for a missing University of Virginia student identified a 32-year-old man, Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr, as a person of interest in the case on Saturday, a day after searching his car and apartment. M...[read more]

Kentucky firefighter injured in ice bucket challenge dies - UPI.com
NBCNews.comKentucky firefighter injured in ice bucket challenge diesUPI.comCapt. Tony Grider died Saturday from injuries sustained while performing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge with college students last month. By Fred Lambert | Sept. 20, 2014 at 9:15 PM | Comments. share with facebook. 6. share ...[read more]

Police search for five escaped California inmates - Chicago Tribune
Fox NewsPolice search for five escaped California inmatesChicago TribuneCaption Abel Andrew Ramos, one of five inmates who escaped from Madera County Jail in Madera, Calif., Sept. 19, 2014. REUTERS. REUTERS. See more galleries. Jorge Lopez-Diaz, one of five inmates who escaped from Madera County ...[read more]

5 killed in Pennsylvania car crash, including kids - SFGate
SFGate5 killed in Pennsylvania car crash, including kidsSFGateEFFORT, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say five people, including children, have died in a multi-vehicle crash in northeastern Pennsylvania. The crash happened Saturday on Route 115 in Effort, in Monroe County, about 35 miles north of Allentow...[read more]

GOP Hall of Famer Dole to stump for incumbent Sen. Roberts in home state ... - Fox News
Fox NewsGOP Hall of Famer Dole to stump for incumbent Sen. Roberts in home state ...Fox NewsFILE: November 1, 2011: Former Sen. Bob Dole, R-Kansas, at Ronald Reagan National Airport near Washington, D.C. (REUTERS). The campaign for incumbent Kansas GOP Sen. Pat Roberts is reaching into the GOP ha...[read more]

Joe Biden and Hillary Rodham Clinton, two potential 2016 presidential... - The Hornet
NewsweekJoe Biden and Hillary Rodham Clinton, two potential 2016 presidential...The HornetPotential rivals Biden and Clinton urge women to vote this fall. Joe Biden and Hillary Rodham Clinton, two potential 2016 presidential contenders, competed for support from the Democratic Party's key bloc of...[read more]

Why do American jihadis fight? - Christian Science Monitor
Christian Science MonitorWhy do American jihadis fight?Christian Science MonitorHow does a community college student who grew up playing basketball in Vero Beach, Fla., end up blowing himself up in Syria? The Associated Press profiles four Americans who became jihadis.Radicalized Americans: Traci...[read more]