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#Capitol

# capitol - Sunday 26 June, 2022

Larry Donnelly: Will the January 6th hearings, or anything else, help Democrats?
# US Politics
# US Politics

Larry Donnelly: Will the January 6th hearings, or anything else, help Democrats?

Jun 26th 2022, 8:00 PM 13,791 Views 25 Comments

Our columnist looks at the aftermath of the Capitol attack and the findings of the select committee and asks what it means for the next election.

# capitol - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

Trump blasts US Capitol riot hearings as 'mockery of justice' and 'kangaroo court'
# 6 January
# 6 January

Trump blasts US Capitol riot hearings as 'mockery of justice' and 'kangaroo court'

Jun 14th 2022, 3:29 PM 19,446 Views 59 Comments

Trump’s former attorney general said that he was ‘detached from reality’.

# capitol - Thursday 13 January, 2022

US indicts founder of far-right Oath Keepers for sedition in Capitol attack
# 6 January
# 6 January

US indicts founder of far-right Oath Keepers for sedition in Capitol attack

Jan 13th 2022, 7:46 PM 18,253 Views 0 Comments

Stewart Rhodes, 56, was arrested earlier today.

# capitol - Tuesday 11 January, 2022

Trump lawyers claim protected speech in bid to have 6 January cases thrown out
# Capitol Riots
# Capitol Riots

Trump lawyers claim protected speech in bid to have 6 January cases thrown out

Jan 11th 2022, 12:21 PM 15,759 Views 13 Comments

A five-hour hearing in Washington concerned Trump’s attempts to have civil suits dismissed.

# capitol - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

Biden to call out Trump for 'singular responsibility' in provoking 6 January attack
# Capitol Riots
# Capitol Riots

Biden to call out Trump for 'singular responsibility' in provoking 6 January attack

Jan 5th 2022, 7:40 PM 18,050 Views 115 Comments

Joe Biden will make a speech from inside the Capitol’s Statuary Hall on the anniversary of the 6 January riots.

# capitol - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

Judge rejects bid by alleged Proud Boys leaders to have Capitol riot charges thrown out
# Capitol Riots
# Capitol Riots

Judge rejects bid by alleged Proud Boys leaders to have Capitol riot charges thrown out

Dec 29th 2021, 9:46 AM 20,965 Views 0 Comments

The judge said the defendants had many nonviolent ways to express their opinions about the 2020 election.

# capitol - Friday 12 November, 2021

Steve Bannon indicted on contempt charges for defying Capitol riots subpoena
# Indicted
# Indicted

Steve Bannon indicted on contempt charges for defying Capitol riots subpoena

Nov 12th 2021, 9:20 PM 18,405 Views 0 Comments

It was not immediately clear when he would be due in court.

# capitol - Wednesday 10 November, 2021

Federal judge refuses Trump request to block release of 6 January Capitol riot documents

Federal judge refuses Trump request to block release of 6 January Capitol riot documents

Nov 10th 2021, 7:03 AM 21,203 Views 27 Comments

The judge said President Joe Biden had the authority to waive executive privilege over the documents.

# capitol - Tuesday 9 November, 2021

6 January panel subpoenas six more associates of Donald Trump
# Capitol Riots
# Capitol Riots

6 January panel subpoenas six more associates of Donald Trump

Nov 9th 2021, 6:59 AM 13,992 Views 30 Comments

Trump is fighting the probe in court.

# capitol - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

Trump files lawsuit to block release of Capitol riots documents
# Trump
# Trump

Trump files lawsuit to block release of Capitol riots documents

Oct 19th 2021, 7:06 AM 20,140 Views 21 Comments

He is claiming “executive privilege” to stop former aides giving evidence to Congress.

# capitol - Monday 15 February, 2021

Support grows for Capitol riot inquiry after Trump acquittal
# Insurrection
# Insurrection

Support grows for Capitol riot inquiry after Trump acquittal

Feb 15th 2021, 6:58 AM 48,444 Views 41 Comments

Legislators are pushing for an independent commission to prevent any repeat of the insurrection.

# capitol - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Senate votes to continue with impeachment trial as Democrats to outline case against Trump
# Capitol
# Capitol

Senate votes to continue with impeachment trial as Democrats to outline case against Trump

Feb 10th 2021, 7:32 AM 9,126 Views 21 Comments

Securing a conviction is highly unlikely, as the Democrats would need 17 Republican senators to vote with them to make a two-thirds majority.

# capitol - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Trump's second impeachment trial to begin today
# Insurrection
# Insurrection

Trump's second impeachment trial to begin today

Updated Feb 9th 2021, 2:51 PM 15,530 Views 19 Comments

The trial is set to begin at 6pm Irish time.

# capitol - Monday 8 February, 2021

Explainer: Here's what you need to know ahead of Trump's impeachment trial
# Starting Tomorrow
# Starting Tomorrow

Explainer: Here's what you need to know ahead of Trump's impeachment trial

Feb 8th 2021, 2:43 PM 11,047 Views 16 Comments

The proceedings are scheduled to begin tomorrow, just over a month since the deadly riot at the US Capitol.

# capitol - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

The US Capitol has gone on lockdown for the second day in a row
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

The US Capitol has gone on lockdown for the second day in a row

Mar 29th 2016, 2:44 PM 17,875 Views 28 Comments

Today’s incident concerns a pair of suspicious packages being found at the Capitol visitor’s centre.

# capitol - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Demolition begins on a Cork landmark in first stage of €50 million redevelopment
# End Of An Era
# End Of An Era

Demolition begins on a Cork landmark in first stage of €50 million redevelopment

Jan 26th 2016, 6:26 PM 22,503 Views 42 Comments

The full demolition of the Capitol Cinema in Cork city centre is expected to take three months.

# capitol - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Panic at US Capitol after postman lands a helicopter outside
# Just Delivering The Mail
# Just Delivering The Mail

Panic at US Capitol after postman lands a helicopter outside

Apr 15th 2015, 8:17 PM 23,556 Views 25 Comments

He said he was just delivering the mail.

# capitol - Thursday 15 January, 2015

ISIS-inspired attack on US Capitol 'foiled by FBI'
# Christopher Cornell
# Christopher Cornell

ISIS-inspired attack on US Capitol 'foiled by FBI'

Jan 15th 2015, 9:30 AM 13,644 Views 47 Comments

20-year-old Christopher Cornell was arrested after he purchased two semi-automatic weapons and 600 rounds of ammunition.

# capitol - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Spurs survive Hull scare in League Cup epic
# Capitol Gains
From The42
# Capitol Gains

Spurs survive Hull scare in League Cup epic

Oct 30th 2013, 8:29 PM 5,017 Views 4 Comments

Paul McShane and David Meyler scored their penalties but the Tigers were dumped out.

# capitol - Friday 11 October, 2013

Obama meets with Republicans in bid to end crisis
# Shutdown
# Shutdown

Obama meets with Republicans in bid to end crisis

Oct 11th 2013, 7:39 AM 3,501 Views 33 Comments

The two sides held talks in an effort to avert a looming debt crisis and end the continuing US federal shutdown.

# capitol - Friday 4 October, 2013

Investigators seek answers after woman shot dead following White House car chase
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

Investigators seek answers after woman shot dead following White House car chase

Oct 4th 2013, 7:36 AM 13,788 Views 212 Comments

The woman with a toddler in her car tried to ram a White House barrier before a high-speed car chase which ended in her being shot dead.

# capitol - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Chase from White House to US Capitol ends in gunfire
# Shots Fired
# Shots Fired

Chase from White House to US Capitol ends in gunfire

Oct 3rd 2013, 7:49 PM 12,197 Views 47 Comments

Shots were heard on Capitol Hill, prompting a lockdown of the area, which has now been lifted.

# capitol - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

League Cup strolls for Chelsea, City and Spurs
# Capitol
From The42
# Capitol

League Cup strolls for Chelsea, City and Spurs

Sep 24th 2013, 10:44 PM 2,100 Views 2 Comments

And Fernando Torres looked the part for the Blues. Against Swindon.

# capitol - Monday 18 June, 2012

Protesters to perform the Vagina Monologues after V-word controversy
# Hoohah
# Hoohah

Protesters to perform the Vagina Monologues after V-word controversy

Jun 18th 2012, 2:20 PM 7,836 Views 34 Comments

Almost 3,000 people have signed up to attend a protest tonight in support of a US politician was silenced after she used the word ‘vagina’ during a debate on abortion.

# capitol - Monday 18 July, 2011

Will baseball's oddball Brian Wilson meet Obama tonight?
# Capitol
From The42
# Capitol

Will baseball's oddball Brian Wilson meet Obama tonight?

Jul 18th 2011, 6:10 PM 291 Views 1 Comment

POTUS will welcome the 2010 World Series champions to the White House this evening. This could be gold.