President Barack Obama walks across the tarmac and towards Marine One helicopter at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelhia, Monday, May 18, 2015. Obama is traveling to nearby Camden, NJ, to visit with local law enforcement, meet with young people in the Camden community and tour the Real-Time Tactical Operation Intelligence Center at the Camden County Police Dept. headquarters. Obama also is announcing that he is prohibiting the federal government from providing some military-style equipment to local departments and putting stricter controls on other weapons and gear distributed to law enforcement. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Obama restricts police military gear

President Barack Obama ended long-running federal transfers of some combat-style gear to local law enforcement on Monday in an attempt to ea…

Mount St. Helens

Mount St. Helens Then and Now

Mount St. Helens continues to captivate since its 1980 eruption. Today, May 18, 2015, marks the 35th anniversary of the catastrophic event.