What was Trump’s role during the Capitol riot? House Democrats plan to find out

What was Trump's role during the Capitol riot? House Democrats plan to find out

[ad_1] On Wednesday, the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol demanded that various federal agencies hand over documents related to the riot. The numerous requests target then-President Donald Trump, members of Trump’s family, members of Congress and congressional staff members, among others. These questions are key because almost all legal … Read more

Officer who shot Ashli Babbitt during Capitol riot breaks silence: ‘I saved countless lives’

Officer who shot Ashli Babbitt during Capitol riot breaks silence: 'I saved countless lives'

[ad_1] In the chaotic minutes before he shot and killed Ashli Babbitt during the Capitol riot on Jan. 6, Lt. Michael Byrd focused his attention on the glass doors leading into the lobby of the House of Representatives chamber. About 60 to 80 House members and staffers were holed up inside, and it was Byrd’s … Read more

Capitol riot suspect charged with assault after allegedly throwing photographer over wall

Capitol riot suspect charged with assault after allegedly throwing photographer over wall

[ad_1] PHOENIX — An Oklahoma man seen on video pushing an Associated Press photographer over a wall outside the Capitol during the Jan. 6 riot has been arrested, authorities said Tuesday. Benjamen Scott Burlew of Miami, Oklahoma, is the second person to be charged in the attack on photographer John Minchillo, who was documenting the … Read more