National Guard to remain in DC until March due to lingering threats

More than 15,000 National Guardsmen who have been occupying Washington DC are now being sent home but 7,000 will remain on duty until March because the ‘threat of right-wing extremism’ still lingers – as it’s revealed that troops were ordered out of the Capitol overnight by a single officer who didn’t have authority.  Nearly 26,000 … Read more

Nearly one in five of the 140 MAGA rioters charged so far have served in the military

Nearly one in five of the pro-Trump rioters charged in the Capitol siege earlier this month have either served or are still serving in the military, a new report has revealed. A violent mob of MAGA supporters descended on the US Capitol in Washington DC on January 6 as Congress convened to certify the results … Read more

Army general brother of Michael Flynn WAS involved in Capitol riot response

The Army general brother of former national security adviser Michael Flynn was involved in the Capitol riot response, even though the Army denied it for days, according to a new report.   Officials previously denied that Lt. Gen. Charles Flynn, the deputy chief of staff for operations for the US Army, was on the contentious January … Read more

The Bidens bring PDA back to the White House, body language expert reveals

From holding hands to a kiss on the lips, Joe and Jill Biden put on an affectionate display at yesterday’s inauguration.  The couple, who have been married for 40 years, looked ‘confident and comfortable’ both together and as individuals as they led the proceedings in Washington. D.C., according to body language expert Judi James.  Speaking to … Read more

Greta Thunberg trolls Donald Trump on Twitter as he leaves office

‘A very happy old man looking forward to a bright and wonderful future!’: Greta Thunberg trolls Trump one last time by reigniting their Twitter war as he leaves the White House The 18-year-old repurposed one of Trump’s earlier insults in a mocking tweet as he ended his term as president on Wednesday The teenage climate … Read more

Biden charters plane to DC after Trump REFUSED him government jet

Donald Trump delivered Joe Biden one more snub Tuesday, forcing him to charter his own plane to fly from Delaware to Washington D.C. instead of authorizing an Air Force jet. The president-elect flew the short hop from his home state, after a tear-stained speech eulogizing his dead son Beau, on a private Boeing 737 – … Read more

When does it start? Is it on TV? Will there be music? Everything you need to know about the US inauguration

President-elect Joe Biden with his wife Jill Source: Patrick Kelley/PA Images TWO MONTHS AFTER a resounding election victory, Joe Biden will be officially sworn-in as the 46th president of the United States today. This year’s inauguration will be like no other, taking place amidst a global pandemic, so the crowds (or the lack thereof) won’t prove … Read more

Bill Barr says Trump’s election fraud claims ‘precipitated’ Capitol riot

Bill Barr has said that Donald Trump’s allegations of election fraud and his claims that the Presidency was ‘stolen’ from him ‘precipitated’ the DC riots, in his first TV interview since resigning as Attorney General. Barr was asked about Trump and his campaign’s claims about the legitimacy of the election, and appeared to take a … Read more

Capitol rioter ‘threatened to shoot his own kids if they turned him in to FBI’ 

Capitol rioter, 48, arrested for being part of MAGA mob threatened to shoot his own children if they became ‘traitors’ and turned him in to FBI Guy Reffitt, 48, was arrested in connection to the riot at the Capitol on January 6 When he returned home from the riot, Reffitt allegedly told his son not … Read more

North Dakota sees a massive 80% drop in COVID-19 cases

Several Midwest states have reported dramatic decreases in new COVID-19 infections while cases spike in places like Washington, DC, as Dr Anthony Fauci on Sunday backed President-elect Joe Biden’s plan to vaccinate 100 million in 100 days. While the US is reporting more than 23.7 million infections and nearly 400,000 deaths, some states have seen … Read more

MAGA rioter who was outed by her BLM-supporting daughter is fired from hospital job

A woman who had a violent altercation with a black security guard prior to the storming of the U.S. Capitol has been fired from her hospital job after her daughter outed her on Twitter. Therese Duke, 50, was fired from UMass Memorial hospital in Worcester, Massachusetts following the January 5 incident in Washington DC, her … Read more

Virginia man arrested for ‘trying to enter DC checkpoint with gun, ammunition and fake credentials’

A Virginia man has been arrested for allegedly trying to enter through a Washington DC checkpoint armed with a gun, 500 rounds of ammunition and fake credentials, according to a report.    Wesley Allen Beeler, from Front Royal, Virginia, was arrested Friday evening as he tried to make his way through security checkpoints in downtown DC … Read more

Dustin Higgs heads to the death chamber in the 13th and final federal execution of Trump’s term

Dustin John Higgs, 48, is due to be executed by lethal injection on Friday The federal execution of convicted murderer Dustin John Higgs has been carried out, marking the final death sentence to be completed by the Department of Justice under President Donald Trump. Higgs, 48, was pronounced dead at 1.23am on Saturday after receiving … Read more

Police release images of suspect who used riot shield to push DC police officer against doorway

Police in Washington D.C. have released images of a suspect they believe to be responsible for deliberately crushing an officer in the doors of the Capitol. Daniel Hodges, 32, was filmed being squeezed between the doors at the West Terrace at the Capitol Building last Wednesday.  On Friday night, the Metropolitan Police Department shared two … Read more

Donald Trump impeached a second time over mob attack on US Capitol | US news

The House of Representatives on Wednesday impeached Donald Trump for inciting a violent insurrection against the government of the United States a week after he encouraged a mob of his supporters to storm the US Capitol, a historic condemnation that makes him the only American president to be charged twice with committing high crimes and … Read more

Inauguration Day: Secret Service warns of potential armed protests

Secret Service issues internal warning over potential armed protests by Boogaloo Boys and others in Washington DC before and after Biden’s inauguration An intelligence bulletin detailing planned protests involving the Boogaloo Boys was issued on Monday  It warned of several protests that were being planned in DC and other states prior to the inauguration  In … Read more

Donald Trump is impeached for the SECOND TIME after bipartisan vote

The House voted Wednesday 232-197 to impeach President Donald Trump for a second time for ‘incitement of insurrection,’ exactly a week after the MAGA mob stormed Capitol Hill.   The Democratic majority was joined by 10 Republicans, making the House’s move bipartisan – unlike Trump’s first impeachment less than 13 months ago.   Senate Majority Leader Mitch … Read more

Mitch McConnell says he will NOT start Donald Trump’s trial in time to remove him from office

A sixth Republican revealed he would vote to impeach President Donald Trump, but the president’s Senate trial won’t start until after President-elect Joe Biden is sworn in.   Rep. Dan Newhouse of Washington said Wednesday afternoon that he would vote yes on impeachment.  ‘A vote against impeachment is a vote to validate this unacceptable violence we … Read more

US Capitol riots: Congressmen accused of ‘abetting’ protesters

Rep. Mikie Sherrill said Tuesday she saw lawmakers giving tours she perceived to be ‘a reconnaissance to groups Tuesday, January 5 A Democratic representative revealed Tuesday she witnessed members of Congress leading ‘reconnaissance’ tours through the Capitol the day before the mob stormed the building – as more details emerged over the attack indicating three … Read more

Inauguration Day 2021: National Guard troops sleep on Congress floor

National Guard troops sent in to protect Washington DC are now sleeping on the stone floor of the US Capitol as security intensifies and the capital goes into lockdown a week out from Joe Biden’s inauguration.  Hundreds of National Guard members, who were deployed to DC in the wake of last week’s MAGA mob riots, … Read more

Trump fan found dead days after he was arrested at US Capitol riots

A Georgia man arrested at the violent Capitol Hill siege in Washington DC last week has died, police confirmed Monday. Christopher Stanton Georgia, 53, shot himself dead at his home in Alpharetta on Saturday. He was found with a gunshot wound to the chest and died by suicide, The Fulton County Medical Examiner said. Documents obtained … Read more

House passes resolution urging Pence to invoke 25th Amendment

The House passed a resolution urging Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment removing President Donald Trump from power despite Pence sending a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi earlier Tuesday saying he’ll refused.    In a vote that wrapped up around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, the House voted 223-205 to approve the resolution, which … Read more

Mitch McConnell thinks now is the time to move against ‘wounded’ Trump

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is signaling support for the House Democratic impeachment effort that includes an article charging the president with ‘incitement of insurrection’. The view of the GOP powerbroker emerged shortly before Rep. Liz Cheney, a member of the House GOP leadership, announced that she would vote for impeaching President Trump.   ‘On January … Read more

Vice President Mike Pence says he will NOT invoke the 25th Amendment

Vice President Mike Pence sent House Speaker Nancy Pelosi a letter saying he would not invoke the 25th Amendment to remove President Donald Trump from power as the House was taking its first votes on a resolution that urges Pence to do so.  ‘I do not believe that such a course of action is in … Read more

US Capitol riots: FBI says it DID share riot warning with other police forces beforehand

The FBI insisted on Tuesday that it did warn Capitol Police and other forces about the MAGA mob riot plot after learning about on January 5, after days of silence from the bureau over its failure to prevent it.   On January 5, the FBI’s office in Norfolk, Virginia, blasted an internal memo which cited social … Read more

Inauguration Day 2021: Tough security measures at US Capitol

Tough security measures are being put in place across Washington DC ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration, including bringing in at least 10,000 National Guard troops, erecting new anti-climb fences around the Capitol and White House and the closure of national monuments.   The increased security measures are now being implemented earlier than scheduled in the wake … Read more

‘Pro-Trump protester’ sobs at airport as he’s put on no-fly list

‘They called me a f***ing terrorist!’ Moment burly ‘pro-Trump’ protester sobs at DC airport after finding out he’s been put on no-fly list Video was likely recorded on Friday at Dulles International Airport outside DC It shows a man in a white ball cap going into a meltdown and crying about being placed on a … Read more

Moment MAGA rioter throws a fire extinguisher at the head of a police officer

A shocking new video shows the moment a MAGA rioter threw a fire extinguisher at a cop’s head during last week’s riot at the Capitol. In the video, police officers are seen trying to fight off a chaotic mob of Trump supporters surging towards barriers and trying to get up steps towards the House and … Read more

National Guard troops stand watch over Capitol as DC braces for inauguration protests

With Joe Biden’s inauguration fast approaching in nine days, Washington, DC, and cities around the US are bracing for violent protests similar to those that left five people dead at the Capitol last week.  More than 6,000 members of the National Guard have already been deployed to DC in the days after a mob of … Read more

Footage reveals moment police officer dragged into the MAGA mob as another leads them away

Shocking new footage shows a police officer being yanked out of the building and beaten with a flagpole bearing the American flag, as it emerged that inside the building the quick-thinking by another officer likely avoided an extremely dangerous situation. The footage, circulating online, shows the moment the officer was hauled out of a door … Read more

American Airlines pilot threatens to divert plane full of Trump supporters to Kansas

An American Airlines pilot threatened to divert his plane and dump a group of pro-Trump passengers in Kansas if they didn’t ‘behave’ during their flight from Washington, DC, to Phoenix on Friday. The incident took place on American Flight 1242 which departed Friday afternoon from Reagan National Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor. Video posted to … Read more

George Clooney: Trump family in ‘dustbin of history’ after riots

George Clooney said the riots in Washington DC earlier this week have put Donald Trump and his family ‘in the dustbin of history’.  The actor shared his opinion on the chaos which erupted in the capital on Wednesday as thousands of Trump supporters took to the streets and some stormed the Capitol building, forcing politicians … Read more

Zuckerberg’s wife shows off her surfing skills in Hawaii after Trump banned from Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg’s wife Priscilla Chan is pictured showing off her surfing skills in Hawaii a day after her husband banned Donald Trump from Facebook ‘indefinitely’ Priscilla Chan was pictured taking on small breakers in Hawaii on Wednesday Comes as husband Mark takes on Trump by banning him from Facebook He imposed an indefinite ban on … Read more

Democrats demand to know how rioters were so easily able to storm the US Capitol

So how DID they get in? Democrats demand to know how rioters were so easily able to storm the US Capitol… amid claims Donald Trump refused to let troops defend the building Videos shared on social media showed police apparently opening fences for the mob at the Capitol Observers questioned whether other protesters would have … Read more

Britney Spears’ ex-husband Jason Allen Alexander pictured at Trump rally with Lawson Bates

Reality TV star Lawson Bates was pictured wearing an American flag around his face while being pictured at the rally outside the Capitol on Wednesday but then claimed he hadn’t been involved at all. On Twitter, the star of Bringing Up Bates star wrote he and his brother attended a pro-Trump event in Washington, D.C.’s … Read more

Air Force vet Trump rioter posted Facebook video before she was killed while storming Capitol

The protester who was shot and killed while storming the Capitol posted an enthusiastic video on Facebook moments before her fatal confrontation with police.  Ashli Babbitt, a 35-year-old Air Force veteran and fierce Donald Trump supporter, died from a gunshot wound to the chest after she joined dozens of protesters who broke into the Capitol … Read more

US riots: Mike Pence angry as Trump blames him for election loss

Vice President Mike Pence was visibly angry about the rioters on Capitol Hill and lamented about President Donald Trump blaming him for the election loss. ‘After all the things I’ve done’ for Trump was Pence’s reported reaction to the president pressuring him to illegally overturn the election. Pence, who steadfastly stood by Trump’s side for … Read more

An attempted coup against American democracy

On the day the U.S. Congress voted to certify the ballots confirming Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States, a pro-Trump mob stormed into the U.S. Capitol threatening to upend the results of the election. World leaders have condemned the assault, all while U.S. President Donald Trump fuelled the baseless accusation the … Read more