Preservation officer shares passion for preserving, protecting US Capitol

Mary Oehrlein, a preservation officer, shares history and ongoing efforts to protect the U.S. Capitol’s legacy on Leaders and Legends in Government.

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David Hawkings: Shooting incident shows Capitol screening worked like it was supposed to

When the most recent shooting incident occurred at the U.S. Capitol building, the screening system that took about 15 years to develop worked as it was…

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Foundry recasts missing parts for Grant Memorial

A Philadelphia foundry pours molten bronze to create replacement parts for the Grant Memorial, a Washington, D.C., fixture currently undergoing an extensive…

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EDS NOTE: The suspect's face was digitally altered by the Washington Post at the request of the Washington D.C. Fire and EMS Department. First responders transport the person believed to be the suspect in a shooting at the U.S. Capitol complex Monday, March 28, 2016, in Washington. Visitors and staff were shut in their offices and told to

Suspect apprehended in Capitol shooting

Capitol Police officers say a man was shot by police after drawing a weapon Monday at a U.S. Capitol checkpoint. He was taken to the hospital.

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