The Capitol Christmas Tree is arriving at the U.S. Capitol after making its way from a forest in northeast Washington state.
A new report says a specially trained tactical Capitol Police squad was recalled from the scene of the Washington Navy Yard rampage in part because of concerns about possible threats to the U.S. Capitol.
The boyfriend of the woman who was shot to death after a car chase outside the U.S. Capitol earlier this month called police several times last year to express concern about her emotional stability and the safety of their infant daughter.
The family of a Connecticut woman who was shot to death by police after trying to ram her vehicle through a White House barrier will hold a funeral for her in Brooklyn.
Religious leaders held an interfaith prayer vigil Monday for Miriam Carey, the woman shot and killed in a car chase near the steps of the U.S. Capitol earlier this month.
Police found no weapon or evidence of motive while searching the car of a Connecticut woman who was fatally shot by police after trying to ram her vehicle through a White House barrier, according to court documents unsealed Tuesday.
Sisters of a woman fatally shot by police in Washington after she tried to ram her car through a White House barrier say she was not delusional and may have been fleeing danger when she was killed.
District of Columbia officials say roads closed after a police chase and fatal shooting by the Capitol have reopened.
Senate officials shut down their side of the U.S. Capitol complex Monday while authorities searched for a potential second suspect in the Navy Yard shootings.
Motorists coming off the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge into Washington are treated to a postcard-perfect view of the U.S. Capitol. The bridge itself, however, is about as ugly as it gets: The steel underpinnings have thinned since the structure was built in 1950, and the span is pocked with rust and crumbling concrete.