Capitol Insurrection: The Aftermath

Shockwaves continue to ripple after a pro-Trump mob stormed the U.S. Capitol. Listen here for the latest news on arrests, charges, and investigations surrounding the 2021 insurrection.

US Capitol rioters ‘came prepared for war’, Senate hears in testimony

Red Eye Radio

00:33 sec | 21 hrs ago

US Capitol rioters ‘came prepared for war’, Senate hears in testimony

"Former Capitol police chief Steven Son told Senate lawmakers the Attackers came prepared for war. They came with their own radio system to coordinate the attack and climbing gear and other equipment to defeat the capital's security features. I am sickened by what I witnessed that day. There were conflicting accounts about why there was a delay in National Guard assistance Son claims he called for help it 109 P. M. But former House sergeant at arms, Paul Irving said he didn't get an official request until after 2 P.m.. More hearings are expected as lawmakers investigate security failures before and during the

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Trump and Giuliani sued by Democratic congressman over deadly Capitol riot

AP 24 Hour News

00:44 sec | Last week

Trump and Giuliani sued by Democratic congressman over deadly Capitol riot

"Congressman is suing Donald Trump over the ex president's role in the capital riot. Trump's Senate impeachment acquittal is expected to lead to a wave of litigation over the insurrection now that he's lost some legal protections as an ex president. House Homeland Security Committee chair Bennie Thompson suit accuses Trump of inciting the insurrection and conspiring with his lawyer and extremist groups. Keep Congress from certifying the presidential election results. Several other lawmakers are expected to join the suit, which was brought under a law known as the Ku Klux Klan Act. It bans violence or intimidation meant to keep members of Congress or other federal officials from carrying out constitutional duties.

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Lawmakers argue over potential commission to study Capitol riot

Mark Levin

00:54 sec | 5 hrs ago

Lawmakers argue over potential commission to study Capitol riot

"Serious questions about the Capitol Hill riot. Boxes. Mike Emanuel on Capitol Hill reports There have been bipartisan cause for a commission to thoroughly investigate the January 6th Capitol Hill riot when a commission investigated the September 11th attacks. The split was even Democrats and Republicans. House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy says Speaker Nancy Pelosi is trying to give Democrats more power and more members first. It's not bipartisan. 74 Secondly, they don't allow subpoena power for the minority and majority to work together. New York Democrat Congressman Hakeem Jeffries, the Democratic caucus chair, was asked about Pelosi's plan. I'm not prepared to say that a 74 split is unfair. Based on who actually is part of the commission on Capitol Hill. Mike Emanuel Fox News The Wichita School district

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Men Testifying In Hearing All Say U.S. Capitol Attack Was Premeditated

The 11th Hour with Brian Williams

01:43 min | 1 d ago

Men Testifying In Hearing All Say U.S. Capitol Attack Was Premeditated

"Month. The washington post reported that three days before the insurrection and internal capital police alert warned that congress could be the target of a violent attack but according to three now resigned officials. Capitol police chief stevens. Son how sergeant. At arms polar ving senate sergeant at arms michael stagger. That warning never made it to any of the top officials who were charged with securing our capital. I actually just in the last twenty four hours. was informed by the department that they actually had received that report. It was re received by what we call. It's one of our sworn members that's assigned to the joint terrorism task force which is a task force with the fbi. They received did the evening of the fifth reviewed. It and then ford it. Over to an official at the intelligence division over at you scaffold police headquarters into you hadn't seen it yourself. No ma'am mr sanger. Did you get the report. Okay mr irving. I did not today. The post reports another warning about violent extremists calling for an assault on congress was sent to a dc police email inbox and to a member of the capitol police. The officials who testified today all agreed the one six attack was planned and that involves white supremacist and extremist groups. We plan for an increased level of violence at the capitol and that some participants may be armed what we got was a military style. Coordinated assault eyewitness insurgents beating police officers with fists pipes sticks bats metal barricades and flagpoles.

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Senate panels call former Capitol Police chief to testify

AP News Radio

00:47 sec | Last week

Senate panels call former Capitol Police chief to testify

"The Senate is set to hold its first hearings about the capital C. H. two panels will meet next week to start examining the insurrection and they've summoned three officials were in charge amid a severe security break down the capitol police is former chief and the house and Senate X. sergeants at arms all three resigned immediately after the attack the Senate announcement comes a day after speaker Nancy Pelosi said the house will move to set up an independent nine eleven style commission to look into the insurrection White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki says president Biden agrees it backs efforts to shed additional light on the facts to ensure something like that it never happens again hello sis also seeking the money to boost capital security Sager mag ani Washington

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Congress holds first hearing into Capitol attack

The KFBK Morning News

00:26 sec | 1 d ago

Congress holds first hearing into Capitol attack

"On last month's attack on the U. S. Capitol kicks off today. Here's NBC's Tracy Pot. A congressional panel will hear from Washington's police chief. And three who resigned after the attack, the former sergeant at arms for the House and Senate, speaking publicly for the first time, and former Capitol police chief Stephen Sund, lawmakers want to know why they weren't prepared and why it took so long to secure the building.

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Capitol security officials to testify in front of Congress

10 10 WINS 24 Hour News

00:50 sec | 1 d ago

Capitol security officials to testify in front of Congress

"For the first time since the capital insurrection, former security officials testified publicly today, blaming intelligence failures and each other for the violent assaults. Capitol police chief Steven Son told to Senate panels that based on intelligence before the riot, he prepared for a mass demonstration with possible violence. What we got was a military style coordinated assault on my officer's son says He only found out yesterday that his officers received an F B. I Report the day before the attack, warning of potential war at the Capitol, stunning Senate Homeland Security chair Gary Peters. How can that happen? How could you not get that vital intelligence Sunday and other capital security officials who resigned under pressure after the attacker faulting each other for not being prepared, including disputes over why the national Guard was not

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Wisconsin GOP senator downplays attack on U.S. Capitol

AP News Radio

00:55 sec | Last week

Wisconsin GOP senator downplays attack on U.S. Capitol

"The Wisconsin Republican senator says the attack at the U. S. capitol last month it didn't strike him as being an armed insurrection US senator Ron Johnson who's been a strong supporter of Donald Trump was speaking on a conservative radio show in Wisconsin Johnson says everyone condemns the violence and five deaths but he says that wasn't an armed insurrection asking how many firearms were confiscated how many shots were fired the senator says he's only aware of one the enforcement officer who fatally shot a woman jumping through a smashed window Johnson also called Democrats hypocrites for not speaking out against violence that took place during racial justice protests around the country meanwhile the speaker of the house has announced that Congress will have an independent commission study the capital it tak how it began and what exactly took place Jackie Quinn Washington

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Democrats call for outside commission to study January 6 attack

10 10 WINS 24 Hour News

00:29 sec | 2 d ago

Democrats call for outside commission to study January 6 attack

"Democrats who control both the House and the Senate, are calling for an outside commission to investigate the attack. A senior congressional aides saying Democrats won an 11 member January 6th attack Commission leaders in both parties would appoint an even number of members. President Biden would appoint three including the commission chair. Both sides must still resolve how much the investigation will focus on former President Trump's role in demonstrators storming the Capitol. The commission would have till the end of the year to file its

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Democrats seek independent commission to study January 6 attack in Washington, DC

10 10 WINS 24 Hour News

01:11 min | 2 d ago

Democrats seek independent commission to study January 6 attack in Washington, DC

"On the job as a Capitol police officer. In an interview with Good Morning America done, says one guy called him the n word as the crowd joined in his girlfriend's head on a pink maga shirt. Say Hey, voted for Joe Biden guys. Hey, everybody voted for Joe Biden. They say you so the crowd joined everybody Everybody joined in with him done, says some of the rioters beat police officers with blue lives matter flags. Democrats who now control both the House and the Senate, are calling for an outside commission to investigate the attack. Senior congressional aides, saying Democrats won an 11 member January 6th attack Commission leaders in both parties would appoint an even number of members. President Biden would appoint three including the commission chair. Both sides must still resolve how much the investigation will focus on former President Trump's role in demonstrators storming the Capitol. The commission would have till the end of the year to file its report Correspondent Andy Field Tomorrow. The Senate Judiciary Committee is expected to wrap up its confirmation hearing for Merrick

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Garland tells senators his first priority will be prosecuting Capitol insurrection

BBC World Service

00:46 sec | 1 d ago

Garland tells senators his first priority will be prosecuting Capitol insurrection

"On the first day of his Senate confirmation hearings, President Biden's nominee for attorney general pledged to repair the relationship between the Justice Department and the White House. MPR's Windsor Johnston reports, Judge Merrick Garland spent a lot of time addressing the deadly insurrection at the U. S. Capitol Building. Speaking before the Senate Judiciary Committee Judge Garland called the attack on the Capitol heinous and something he had never expected to see in his lifetime. Harlan said. If confirmed, he would work closely with prosecutors to bring those responsible to justice. Democrats on the committee urged Garland not to rule out investigation of thunders organizer's or aiders and abettors, who were not present at the Capitol on

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2 Oath Keepers indicted for conspiracy in Capitol riot

Made in America

00:38 sec | 4 d ago

2 Oath Keepers indicted for conspiracy in Capitol riot

"Aftermath continues from the January 6th ride on Capitol Hill Friday, The Justice Department unsealed conspiracy charges against two oath keepers, a husband and wife for their alleged participation. Benny and Senator Parker are accused of coordinating with previously indicted members of the oath keepers who were all seen in matching uniforms in a stack formation, walking up the Capitol steps and into the building's east entrance. The husband and wife from Ohio allegedly discussed logistical plans for the attack in the preceding days, and the FBI obtained multiple images of the Parkers with other oath keepers at their hotel before the riot. The group collectively is now facing some of the most serious charges filed so far, that's a B C's

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Husband And Wife Duo Planned Capitol Attack With Oath Keepers, Feds Charge

News, Traffic and Weather

00:35 sec | 4 d ago

Husband And Wife Duo Planned Capitol Attack With Oath Keepers, Feds Charge

"Department on Friday unsealed new conspiracy charges against two members of the oath keepers are husband and wife for their alleged participation in the capital Riot. Benny and Senator Parker are accused of coordinating with previously indicted members of the oath keepers who were all seen in matching uniforms in a stack formation, walking up the Capitol steps and into the building's east entrance. The husband and wife from Ohio allegedly discussed logistical plans for the attack in the preceding days, and the FBI obtained multiple images of the Parkers with other oath keepers at their hotel before the riot. The group collectively is now facing some of the most serious charges filed so far, baby sees

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Historians save artifacts from Jan. 6 Capitol riot in Washington, DC

Balance of Nature

00:41 sec | 4 d ago

Historians save artifacts from Jan. 6 Capitol riot in Washington, DC

"And effort is underway to preserve for generations ahead Historical artifacts of the January 6th attack on the Capitol in Washington the morning after the Capitol attack, Smithsonian curator is did a sweep of the National Mall to preserve protest signs and other artifacts left by the thousands to preserve history against those who would rewrite it, particularly after reading news stories today that already people are trying to change the message of what this event Was and what interesting to curator Frank Closet's huge amounts of empty liquor bottles large amounts of what the pony bottles. Some cases like bigger than putting models. Les cigarettes and coffee curator of the House, Senate and nonprofits are helping collect and catalog

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Six Capitol Police officers suspended for alleged role in riot

Larry Elder

00:30 sec | 5 d ago

Six Capitol Police officers suspended for alleged role in riot

"S. Capitol, police officers have been suspended for their actions on the day of the capital Riot. Bob Agnew reports. The Capitol police is Office of Professional Responsibility, says it's investigating more than 30 officers in all for their actions on the day of the riot. The investigation includes scrutiny of some officers. Social media accounts, edit accusation some may have been involved in the riot itself. Acting U. S. C. P chief Jurgen on the Pittman is vowing that any officer who broke protocols will face discipline. In her words up to it, including termination

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Six Capitol Police officers suspended, 35 under investigation after riot

The Brett Winterble Show

00:23 sec | 5 d ago

Six Capitol Police officers suspended, 35 under investigation after riot

"Is being launched into several officers officers that is that were on duty during the capital riots. The U. S. Capitol Police says it is investigating the actions of 35 police officers during the deadly Capitol Hill riot on January. 6. Some Capitol police are under investigation for sympathizing with the rioters, six have already been suspended with pay, according to a statement released Thursday. The

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Judge keeps mother, son in Capitol riot jailed pending trial

Mark Levin

00:37 sec | 6 d ago

Judge keeps mother, son in Capitol riot jailed pending trial

"Mother and son suspects in last month's attack of the U. S capital have been denied Bond, a Georgia woman and her adult son, some dubbed the Zip tie guy in the Capitol Hill riot will stay behind bars while they await trial for their alleged role in the January 6 attack. Eric Menschel of Nashville, accused of being the man seen in images inside the Capitol carrying plastic handcuffs. Wearing a tactical vest with a Taser on his hip. The federal judge concluding Mother Lisa isn't hard and Munch, Ill. It was indicated he would be willing to act against Congress again. Posed a clear danger to our republic. Lillian Woo, Fox

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Pelosi calls for a commission to investigate January 6 attack

10 10 WINS 24 Hour News

00:45 sec | Last week

Pelosi calls for a commission to investigate January 6 attack

"The January 6th Capitol attack is going to be the subject of a 9 11 type commission reporters Skylar Henry spoke with South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsey Graham about the investigation. The idea is gaining bipartisan support with even some of the president's staunchest allies calling for the commission didn't answer it closely. Pelosi. No. January the fifth that there was a threat to the capital. What did President Trump do after the attack, and I want to make sure that the capital footprint Can be better defended next time concern about a possible next time remains high. CBS News has obtained a DHS intelligence reports saying domestic extremists will pose an increased threat to government workers and buildings throughout 2021.

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Bear spray may have killed Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick in Washington DC riots

Steve and Ted

00:50 sec | Last week

Bear spray may have killed Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick in Washington DC riots

"Are still looking into the death of a law enforcement officer during the capital riot federal law enforcement sources say they're making progress with their investigation as they work to determine who is responsible for the death of Capitol police Officer Brian Sick, Nick. SEC. Nick was a 13 year veteran of the Capitol police force. He died January 7th a day after the Capitol riot, one initial theory was sick. Nick died after being hit in the head with a fire extinguisher. But now investigators are looking at the possibility that chemical irritants may have led to your reaction, causing his death. One theory is that it was bear spray or tear gas. Law enforcement used pepper spray tear gas and other items to slow down the mob. The government alleges several the riders brought Tasers and bear spray with them. On Capitol Hill, Mike Emanuel Fox News and now

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Biden pays respects to slain Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick

Steve and Ted

00:40 sec | 3 weeks ago

Biden pays respects to slain Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick

"President Biden made a late night trip to Capitol Hill. To pay respects to a police officer killed in last month's riots as new fencing topped with razor wire still in circles, Capitol Hill, President Biden and the first lady made their way to the rotunda, where Capitol police officer Brian Sick. Nick is lying in honor the to place their hands over their hearts before his casket. The lawmakers he was protecting his Willis, his colleagues also getting a chance to pay a final tribute to signature sick. Nick was hurt while physically engaging with protesters that stormed the building. January 6th and he died soon after sick. Nick's remains will be taken. Arlington National Cemetery

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