The chairman of the House oversight committee says a Florida postal carrier steered his small gyrocopter through protected Washington airspace for 30 miles to the U.S. Capitol without being stopped.
Tough questions for U.S. Capitol Police and the Secret Service after a man in a gyrocopter lands on the lawn of the Capitol building. It comes as that man makes a first appearance in federal court.
An Army veteran has been charged with threatening to shoot his wife and other people at the U.S. Capitol, where his wife works.
An accident involving asbestos work forced a temporary closure of the House side of the Capitol on Thursday and prompted House leaders to delay the day’s session for two hours.
One of the nation’s most famous buildings is going under wraps.
The long wait is finally over for visitors who have been yearning for a whiff of a giant flower that smells oddly like rotting flesh.
A Florida man has been ordered to undergo a psychological evaluation after police say he brought unregistered guns and ammunition onto the grounds of the U.S. Capitol.
The FBI stops a suicide bomber in his tracks, halting his alleged plan to blow up the U.S. Capitol.
A terror plot targeting the Pentagon and U.S. Capitol was thwarted and the suspect is an U.S. citizen. It’s a danger that’s increasing here in the country.
The visitor center at the U.S. Capitol held a rare event this weekend: a reenactment of a presidential inauguration.
A passenger plane briefly lost radio contact with air traffic controllers when the pilot turned to the wrong frequency as he approached Washington, leading to the scrambling of fighter jets and the evacuation of the U.S. Capitol, federal officials said Saturday.