Ruby Ridge was the site of a deadly 1992 standoff in Idaho between federal agents the Weaver family and friend Kevin Harris, which lasted from August 21 to August 31. The Weavers ultimately surrendered, but not before Weaver’s wife, Vicki, and son, Sammy, 14, were killed along with two federal marshals.
A 25-year-old Alabama man is charged with threatening the president via Twitter. The first tweet, posted on June 28, read “Free speech? Really? Let’s test this! Let’s kill the president!” and it only got worse from there.