D.C.

Capitol hill fencing reduced

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – Security around the U.S. Capitol is scaling back. Authorities have determined no known, credible threat exists against Congress or the Capitol complex. Fencing was modified over the weekend and will be reduced even more over the next couple …

More charges coming in Capitol riot

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The Justice Department expects to file criminal charges against at least a hundred more people accused of taking part in the insurrection. 320 people already face criminal charges stemming from the January 6th attack on the Capitol. In …

Capitol security on display amid new threats

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – Thousands of armed troops surrounded the U.S. Capitol Thursday, on standby after new intelligence revealed domestic terrorists discussed breaching the capitol and removing Democratic lawmakers. Followers of the QAnon conspiracy theory and other extremists believed Thursday was …

China sanctions Pompeo and Trump officials

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – China issued sanctions against former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and other Trump administration officials. Wednesday’s announcement from the People’s Republic of China Ministry of Foreign Affairs came while Joe Biden was being inaugurated as the 46th President …

Trump delivers farewell address

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – In the final hours of the Trump presidency, the man who entered the White House with daily made-for-TV moments released a farewell video recorded behind closed doors. “We did what we came here to do, and so …