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Capitol Evacuated

U.S. Capitol Evacuated Briefly After Airspace Violation

AP | Posted 08.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Authorities say two F-16 fighter jets escorted a small airplane out of restricted airspace in Washington, an apparently inadverten...

US Capitol Evacuated Over Unauthorized Aircraft In Airspace

AP | SARAH BRUMFIELD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A passenger plane briefly lost radio contact with air traffic controllers when the pilot turned to the wrong frequency as he approa...

House Side Of Capitol Evacuated

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Police briefly evacuated part of the Capitol building Monday after a powdery substance was found in the visitors' gallery overlooki...