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 ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – Final preparations are underway for an inauguration day like no other. “We are not taking any chances,” said Maj. Gen. William Walker, the Commanding General of the D.C. National Guard. “This is three times the ...

(NBC News) The riot at the U.S. Capitol, and the possibility of more violent protests, are taking a toll on the country’s mental health. It comes atop an already difficult time as millions worry about rising COVID-19 case numbers, job ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – In less than 48 hours, Joe Biden will become the 46th President of the United States, but the transfer of power will be unlike any other in the history of our country. The large crowds normally ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) — Thousands of National Guard soldiers, police and federal agents are taking positions around Washington, D.C. ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. With miles of security fencing going up and streets barricaded, the National Mall where ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – In a big departure from the practice of past inaugurations, the National Mall will be closed to the public on Inauguration Day. The area between the U.S. Capitol and the Lincoln Memorial is normally packed to ...