The number of National Guard troops coming to Washington to assist with security has so far grown to about 21,000, Army Gen. Daniel Hokanson said at a briefing Thursday. Watch Mayor Bowser's news conference live here.
By Hillel Italie, Associated Press
She is calling her inaugural poem “The Hill We Climb.”…
By Associated Press
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says there may be a need to prosecute members of Congress if any are found to have assisted the pro-Trump rioters in last week’s attack on the Capitol.
By Eric Tucker, Associated Press
Wray says the FBI remains concerned about the potential for violence at protests and rallies in Washington and in state capitols around the country.
By David Koenig, Associated Press
Meanwhile, key lawmakers and the head of the nation's largest union of flight attendants are asking that anyone arrested in connection with the riot be put on the government's no-fly list.
By Lisa Mascaro, Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press
President Donald Trump's impeachment trial could begin at 1 p.m. on Inauguration Day. That would be just as Democrat Joe Biden takes the oath of office, which is typically held at a bit after 12 noon.
By Associated Press
Trump also said that he had directed federal agencies “to use all necessary resources to maintain order in Washington, D.C.” over the next week.
By Anne D'Innocenzio, Associated Press
The decision, announced Wednesday, came two days after it said it was reviewing reservations in the area ahead of next week's presidential inauguration and said it will bar any guests associated with hate groups or violent activity.
By Colleen Long, Michael Balsamo, Michael Kunzelman, Associated Press
The FBI is warning of plans for armed protests at all 50 state capitals and in Washington, D.C., leading up to President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.
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