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Police say no threat near Supreme Court

U.S. Capitol Police gave the all clear signal on Tuesday after investigating a suspicious package near the Supreme Court, a spokeswoman said. Full story

Singing protesters disrupt House budget debate

Nine people were arrested Friday after disrupting the final moments of the House debate on next year's budget by singing patriotic and other songs from the visitors' gallery. Full story

Pig's foot sent to NY congressman Peter King

Capitol Police are investigating a bloody pig's foot sent to New York Rep. Peter King's office in Washington. Full story

Factbox: Most lawmakers have little security

The vast majority of lawmakers on Capitol Hill have little security beyond the officers who guard the entrances and hallways of the U.S. Capitol and the complex of congressional office buildings that covers several square blocks in Washington, D.C. Full story

Factbox: Threats against U.S. lawmakers resulting in charges

U.S. lawmakers receive a steady stream of harassing phone calls, e-mails and letters, according to the U.S. Capitol Police. Many threats are investigated and some result in criminal charges. Full story

Factbox: Threats against lawmakers resulting in charges

U.S. lawmakers receive a steady stream of harassing phone calls, e-mails and letters, according to the Capitol Police. Many threats are investigated and some result in criminal charges. Full story

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Mayor Vincent Gray is searched by Capitol Hill police after being arrested on Monday, April 11, 2011, in Washington, D.C.
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