Capitol Hill

Shooting At U.S. Capitol After Woman Tries To Ram White House BarricadeThe U.S. Capitol building was placed on lockdown and Capitol police issued a shelter-in-place order Thursday afternoon following reports of shots fired nearby.
Gov't Shutdown Blame Game Starts With No End In SightThere were suggestions from leaders in both parties that the government shutdown, heading for its second day, could last for weeks and grow to encompass a possible default by the Treasury if Congress fails to raise the nation's debt ceiling.
Affleck & McCain: Capitol Hill's Odd CoupleBen Affleck and Cindy McCain, wife of Arizona Sen. John McCain, have teamed up to draw attention to conditions in the Congo...