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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – An alert from the federal government warns of plans to try to take control of the U.S. Capitol as soon as Thursday. The Department of Homeland Security and the FBI sent a joint intelligence bulletin to ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – FBI Director Christopher Wray on Tuesday defended his agency’s actions ahead of the January 6th attack on Capitol Hill as he faced tough questions from senators about whether his agents missed critical warning signs. Director Wray ...

Watch live coverage as the Senate Homeland Security and Rules Committee holds a joint hearing on the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol. ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – National Guard troops on Capitol Hill were asked to move their rest area to an underground parking garage Thursday night. According to reports, Congress was in session and increased foot traffic caused Capitol police to move ...

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 ...

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, ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – President-elect Joe Biden is traveling to Washington, D.C. Tuesday ahead of Wednesday’s inauguration. It will be a ceremony unlike any other, taking place in the middle of a pandemic and with security at a level higher ...

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