U.S. Capitol Police say the Capitol and surrounding office buildings were briefly evacuated after a small airplane entered restricted airspace over Washington.
A lawyer for a Connecticut woman killed by police after a car chase outside the U.S. Capitol is requesting a Justice Department investigation.
A Herndon-based company is tracking the Capitol Christmas Tree on its 5,000-mile journey from the Colville National Forest in northeast Washington State to downtown D.C.
The House Ethics Committee won’t investigate eight House members arrested during an immigration protest near the Capitol earlier this month.
Three activists apparently protesting agricultural giant Monsanto have been arrested after dumping bags of real cash in a Senate office building.
House Republicans and Democrats are meeting in the grand Statuary Hall of the Capitol to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.
The throngs swooned but Prince Harry was having none of it.
The winner of “American Idol” next week will perform the national anthem for the National Memorial Day Concert on the Capitol lawn in Washington.
NPR is moving to a new $201 million headquarters with all digital equipment in Washington, leaving its analog radio gear behind.
The immigration overhaul pending before Congress is picking up more high-profile support as Apple co-founder Steve Jobs’ widow, Laurene Powell Jobs, bankrolls a new documentary to promote the effort, directed by Academy Award-winner Davis Guggenheim.