FBI: Gunman acted alone in shooting of congressman

Washington, Jun 21 The FBI says a gunman acted alone when he shot and wounded a top House Republican and four other people on a northern Virginia baseball field.Tim Slater, the special agent in...

Jun 21, 2017 8:13 PM | Newsscroll

Top Republican lawmaker shot during baseball practice session

(Eds: Updates with fresh inputs and quotes)By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jun 14 A top Republican lawmaker and two police officers were among five people injured when a rifle-wielding man sprayed bullets...

Jun 14, 2017 10:54 PM | Newsscroll

Marijuana activists arrested at US Capitol on '4/20' day

Washington, Apr 20 Police arrested seven pro- marijuana activists near the US Capitol as they handed out free joints to mark "4/20 day" and highlight their effort to legalise pot.US Capitol Police...

Apr 21, 2017 4:56 AM | Newsscroll

7 people arrested in pro-pot demonstration near Capitol

Washington, Apr 20 Seven pro-pot activists have been arrested by US Capitol police while handing out free joints to Congressional staffers and people who work on Capitol Hill.The demonstration today...

Apr 21, 2017 1:24 AM | Newsscroll

Driver plows into Capitol Police cruiser; streets closed

Washington, Mar 29 A woman described as "erratic and aggressive" drove a vehicle into a US Capitol Police cruiser and was taken into custody today, a disruption that closed down streets near the...

Mar 30, 2017 1:40 AM | Newsscroll