Police have arrested a teen in the shooting of two undercover Miami-Dade detectives in what officials say was an "ambush-style attack."
U.S. Capitol Police fired shots at a woman driver during a confrontation near the Capitol Building Wednesday morning. Officials say that just before the clash, the woman fled from a traffic stop and nearly hit officers. The woman, who has not been identified, was driving erratically just south of the U.S. Capitol when police tried to pull her over. The driver made a U-turn and nearly hit officers, U.S. Capitol Police spokeswoman Eva Maleki said in a mid-morning update. Police say the incident appears to be criminal in nature and not related to terrorism.
The department tweeted out the call one of their officers received -- the same call many people have gotten claiming the IRS has issued an arrest warrant against them.
The FBI is searching for a former Palm Beach County middle school teacher who they say is wanted on child pornography charges.
The United Kingdom filed for divorce from the European Union on Wednesday, overturning four decades of integration with its neighbors, demolishing the notion that EU expansion is inevitable and shaking the foundations of a bloc that is facing challenges to its identity and its place in the world. Britain's top envoy to the EU, Tim Barrow, hand-delivered a letter to European Council President Donald Tusk formally triggering a two-year countdown to the final split. "Today the government acts on the democratic will of the British people." Prime Minister Theresa May told lawmakers in the House of Commons, adding, "This is an historic moment from which there can be no turning back."
A Northwest Miami-Dade man was rushed to the hospital after being shot inside a gas station early Wednesday morning. Police say 20-year-old Jeff Francois was shot in his left leg and thigh shortly after 4 a.m. at the Chevron station located off NW 6th Avenue and 95th Street. He was taken to Ryder Trauma Center in stable condition. Francois was able to tell officers that he was shot by people in two vehicles: a gray Ford and a silver Nissan that fled from the scene. Anyone with information is asked to call Miami-Dade Police or Miami-Dade CrimeStoppers.