U.S. Capitol

A US Capitol Police officer stands guard in front of the US Capitol building. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

FBI: Ohio Man Inspired By ISIS Plotted Attack On U.S. Capitol

Days after NYPD officials warned of a threat against police officers and soldiers by Islamic State militants, federal authorities charged an Ohio man with plotting an attack on the U.S. Capitol inspired by the militant group.

01/14/2015

Congressman Michael Grimm speaks to the media prior to a meeting regarding the Sandy aid bill with Speaker of the House John Boehner on Jan. 2, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

House Ethics Committee Won’t Probe Rep. Grimm’s Threat On Reporter

The House Ethics Committee has decided to hold off on reviewing an incident in which U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) threatened to harm a New York news reporter in the U.S. Capitol.

06/25/2014

Sen. Robert Menendez (file/credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Sen. Menendez Pops The Question To Girlfriend

The senator’s office said he proposed to Alicia Mucci, his girlfriend of more than a year, Monday night in the Capitol Rotunda.

12/10/2013

Miriam Carey (credit: Handout)

Brooklyn Funeral For Conn. Woman Killed In DC Car Chase

Speakers at Miriam Carey’s funeral Tuesday tried to give more insight into the person widely known as the young woman killed by police in Washington after she tried to ram her car through a White House barrier.

10/15/2013

Miriam Carey (credit: Handout)

Wake To Be Held For Conn. Woman Killed In Capitol Chase

The wake for Miriam Carey will be held Monday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Grace Funeral Chapels. Her funeral will be Tuesday at 10 a.m.

10/14/2013

Miriam Carey (credit: CBS 2)

Miriam Carey, Of Stamford, Conn., Shot Dead After Capitol Hill Car Chase

U.S. Capitol Police who responded to incident are currently working unpaid due to federal government shutdown.

10/03/2013