Lawmaker Removes Capitol Hill Art With Pig in Police UniformA California lawmaker has removed a painting that showed a pig in a police uniform, one of hundreds of artworks on display at the Capitol and sponsored by a member of Congress.
2 Officers Shot, 1 Fatally In Capitol HeightsPrince George's County Police say two security guards were shot in Capitol Heights, one fatally.
Gyrocopter Landing Exposes Major Weaknesses In National SecurityMany in Washington, D.C. are scrambling to figure out how they can improve security after a small gyrocopter lands on the West Lawn of the Capitol without ever being detected.
Who Is Doug Hughes, Man Who Piloted Gyrocopter?There are more questions than answers after a Florida postal worker manages to land his gyrocopter on the lawn of the U.S. Capitol without being detected.
Florida Man Arrested After Small Aircraft Lands On Capitol LawnTerror in the sky. After a small, one man aircraft lands on Capitol grounds. It sent the nation's capital into high alert.
US Capitol Lockdown Lifted After Man Fatally Shoots HimselfA precautionary lockdown of the U.S. Capitol has been lifted after shots were fired in an apparent suicide.
Pepco: Downed Transmission Line Responsible For D.C. Power OutagesWidespread power outages sweep across Washington, D.C. and Maryland, forcing thousands in the dark, including the White House along with other high security buildings.
West Jordan To Leave Mark On U.S. Capitol DomeMore than a century ago, Robert Baird's great-great grandfather befriended Mormon prophet Joseph Smith and led his family across the plains with other Mormon pioneers.
Ohio Man Accused Of Plotting To Attack U.S. CapitolA man who plotted to attack the U.S. Capitol and kill government officials inside it and spoke of his desire to support the Islamic State militant group was arrested on Wednesday, the FBI said.
Capitol Dome Moves Into Next Phase Of RepairSixty-million dollars. Workers are in the midst of a multi-year project to fix hundreds of cracks in the United States Capitol dome.
No Federal Charges For Officers Who Shot & Killed Woman Near U.S. CapitolNo charges for the federal police officers who shot and killed a woman near the U.S. Capitol. Prosecutors say the officers' actions were justified after the woman rammed a White House barrier with her car and led police on a high-speed chase.
New Ferris Wheel To Give Sky-Eye View Of U.S. Capitol & National Mall From Md.Maryland's National Harbor plans to add a new 175-foot Ferris wheel with views of the nation's capital and Potomac River, similar to the London Eye and other large-scale observation wheels around the world, developers announced Thursday.