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In the wake of the U.S. Capitol riot, officials are considering dramatically tightened security measures for President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, including closing the National Mall to the public.
Lisa Montgomery was sentenced to death for killing a pregnant woman and removing the fetus. Montgomery’s lawyers say the murder occured during a psychotic episode.
At least three lawmakers have tested positive for COVID-19 after sheltering in the U.S. Capitol with GOP members who refused to wear masks.
In his first public appearance since the Capitol Hill insurrection, President Donald Trump said everything he said before the riot was “appropriate.” But these clips of his speech show his words were anything but.
“Usually when the Senate tries to ram something through that quickly, it’s a conservative Supreme Court justice.” Late night hosts marveled at the possibility of President Donald Trump’s second impeachment following the deadly Capitol riot.
Fox News host Jeanine Pirro compared Amazon removing Parler from its web-hosting service to the 1938 pogrom during which Nazis destroyed thousands of Jewish-owned businesses and synagogues, killed 91 Jews and deported 30,000 to concentration camps.
GOP Sens. Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz are facing mounting calls for their resignation or expulsion after the two Republican lawmakers played a key role in inciting the deadly riot at Capitol Hill.
More than 230 members of the House and Senate are now calling for President Donald Trump to be removed from office, either by impeachment or by invoking the 25th Amendment.
“How do you put in your two weeks’ notice when your job ends in less than two weeks?” Comedians roasted President Donald Trump’s aides for resigning after violence broke out on Capitol Hill.
President-elect Joe Biden called the individuals who rioted in the Capitol “domestic terrorists” and said President Donald Trump’s actions and rhetoric incited their violence.
One day after the insurrection in Washington, D.C., Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi called on the Vice President to invoke the 25th Amendment, to remove President Donald Trump from office.
President-elect Joe Biden has selected Merrick Garland as his attorney general. In 2016, the federal appeals court judge was refused a hearing to be confirmed as an associate justice of the Supreme Court.
“I swear we were writing jokes today.” Late night hosts dropped their jokes and got serious by weighing in on the violent mob of President Donald Trump’s supporters who stormed the Capitol.
President Donald Trump's supporters, including the Proud Boys, swarmed Washington, D.C., in a last-ditch effort to sabotage democracy as Congress prepares to certify Joe Biden’s win.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) goes against President Donald Trump and says President-elect Joe Biden’s victory must be accepted.
President Donald Trump won’t be allowed into Scotland if he tries to flee the country before President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration.
Chaos erupted in the Pennsylvania state Senate after Republican senators refused to swear in a Democratic lawmaker, even though officials certified his win last year.
“Lionizing Brad Raffensperger is a bit wrongheaded.” After Georgia’s secretary of state stood up to President Trump on overturning election results, Stacey Abrams pointed out he isn’t exactly a champion of voting rights.
“We know it induces identical immune response.” U.S. vaccine chief Moncef Slaoui said officials may half the dose of Moderna’s COVID-19 shot to speed up vaccinations.
Famed reporter Carl Bernstein said President Donald Trump’s phone call with a Georgia election official is worse than the scandal that brought down Richard Nixon.
Minneapolis police shot and killed a man during a traffic stop. It’s the first police-involved death in the city since George Floyd’s death in May, which sparked nationwide protests.
A look back at the year’s most notable events, from wildfires in Australia, racial justice protests in the United States and a pandemic around the world.
Several Republican congressmen have said they will object to the Electoral College results when Congress meets in January to formally certify the votes.
Lockdowns across the country, more than 300,000 Americans dead and counting, and a global race to find a cure. In 2020, a virus smaller than a speck of dust brought the world to a standstill.
Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) blocked a proposal from Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) for a Senate vote on a bill for direct payments of $2,000 for Americans.
“PA wants its money.” Democratic Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman ridiculed his GOP Texas counterpart for offering reward money for proof of baseless voter fraud claims.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) is being criticized for helping hand over $35 million to Cruz contributors in loans funded by the first COVID-19 relief bill.