An Ohio man on Monday pleaded guilted to plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol with guns and bombs, according Reuters report.
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) on Friday confirmed reports that it had been hacked, and said the breach was similar to the one that hit the Democratic National Committee (DNC).
A federal appeals court on Friday refused to drop corruption charges against Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ), according to the Associated Press.
Senate Democrats blocked a deal providing funding for the fight against the Zika virus. In a 52-48 vote, the Senate fell eight votes short of moving past a procedural hurdle against the House-Senate conference report on a military and veterans spending bill, which includes $1.1 billion to fund Zika virus research.
The House Select Committee on Benghazi released an 800-page report on Tuesday, filled with new criticism of the presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton.