WASHINGTON D.C. – Oregon Congressman Peter DeFazio announced Wednesday he’s retiring next year after 36 years of public service. The move may come as a surprise to many as he’s currently the chair of The U.S. House Committee on Transportation ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN) – Our nation’s capital is on high alert as law enforcement officials brace for potential violence ahead of a right-wing rally planned for this weekend. An internal Capitol police memo reviewed by CNN mentions possible clashes between ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC)  – Crews may install a security fence around the U.S. Capitol as soon as Wednesday. The fencing is part of beefed-up security measures designed to protect the building. A rally is planned for Saturday in support of ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN) – The American Civil Liberties Union is suing Washington, D.C. police on behalf of two photojournalists. They say they were hit with chemical irritants and stun grenades while covering racial justice protests a year ago. One of ...

WASHINGTON, D.C (NBC) – People can once again walk up to the White House fence, which means one thing: it’s selfie time with all sorts of groups and families snapping smartphone shots right up against the north lawn fence this ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – The FBI is warning police departments in state capitols across the country to prepare for violence ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. They’re being told to prepare for armed protests starting this weekend. “We continue ...

WASHINGTON D.C. – President Donald Trump confirmed late Thursday that he and First Lady Melania Trump tested positive for COVID-19. The news came shortly after the President announced that top aide Hope Hicks also tested positive. The President said that ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Congress may have more work to do, even after the approved $484 billion relief bill. Sen. Ron Wyden tells NBC5 News Thursday he is working on the next issue to tackle within the U.S Senate. ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A local politician is urging the Trump administration to help protect domestic violence victims and survivors during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) cited a New York Times article regarding those who are quarantined ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — A local event planner has returned home after a trip to Washington D.C. where she volunteered to help decorate the White House for Christmas. Every year, the White House selects a talented group of designers from across ...