Trump fires back with video as supporters rush to form US president’s defense after FBI executes search warrant

Trump fires back with video as supporters rush to form US president’s defense after FBI executes search warrant

Former US President Donald Trump arrives at Trump Tower the day after FBI agents raided his Mar-a-Lago Palm Beach home, in New York City on Aug. 9.DAVID DEE DELGADO/Reuters Not long after FBI agents searched his Mar-a-Lago home Monday, Donald Trump unveiled a new video that casts him as the best person to once again … Read more

Trump dismissed pleas to halt US Capitol riot, Jan. 6 committee hears

Trump dismissed pleas to halt US Capitol riot, Jan.  6 committee hears

Images of former US President Donald Trump are displayed during a hearing by the House Select Committee in Washington on July 21.SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images For more than three hours on Jan. 6, 2021, Donald Trump dismissed pleas from his top aides, lawyers and family members to halt a riot by his supporters at the US … Read more

Trump dismissed pleas to halt US Capitol riot, Jan. 6 committee hears

Trump dismissed pleas to halt US Capitol riot, Jan.  6 committee hears

Images of former US President Donald Trump are displayed during a hearing by the House Select Committee in Washington on July 21.SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images For more than three hours on Jan. 6, 2021, Donald Trump dismissed pleas from his top aides, lawyers and family members to halt a riot by his supporters at the US … Read more

Jan. 6 investigation hears Trump held ‘unhinged’ White House meeting before tweet calling supporters to Capitol

Jan.  6 investigation hears Trump held ‘unhinged’ White House meeting before tweet calling supporters to Capitol

Stephen Ayres, who was a participant in the January 6 attack, and Jason Van Tatenhove, a former spokesperson for the Oath Keepers, are sworn in by the House select committee during the seventh public hearing in Washington on July 12.POOL/Reuters Donald Trump hosted a chaotic six-hour White House meeting at which he discussed ordering the … Read more

Jan. 6 panel: More turning up with evidence against Trump

Jan.  6 panel: More turning up with evidence against Trump

More witnesses are coming forward with new details on the Jan. 6 US Capitol riot after former White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson’s devastating testimony last week against former president Donald Trump, says a member of a House committee investigating the insurrection. The panel already has subpoenaed former White House counsel Pat Cipollone, who investigators remain … Read more

Trump sought to join armed Jan. 6 mob despite threat of violence, ex-aid testifies

Trump sought to join armed Jan.  6 mob despite threat of violence, ex-aid testifies

Cassidy Hutchinson, a top former aide to Trump White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, arrives to testify during the sixth hearing by the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the US Capitol in the Cannon House Office Building in Washington on June 28.Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images US President Donald Trump was so … Read more

Enough evidence gathered to indict Trump, Jan. 6 panel members say

Enough evidence gathered to indict Trump, Jan.  6 panel members say

Representative Adam Schiff listens as the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the US Capitol holds its first public hearing to reveal the findings of a year-long investigation, on Capitol Hill, on June 9.Andrew Harnik/The Associated Press Members of the House committee investigating the Capitol riot said Sunday they have uncovered enough … Read more

US Senator Warren calls House Republican leader McCarthy a ‘liar’ and traitor’ over Jan. 6 taps

US Senator Warren calls House Republican leader McCarthy a ‘liar’ and traitor’ over Jan.  6 taps

Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren, shown speaking at a Senate Banking Committee hearing on March 3, 2022, is slamming House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy as a ‘liar and a traitor.’Tom Williams/The Associated Press Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren is slamming Representative Kevin McCarthy as a “liar and a traitor” over recordings that show the House Republican leader … Read more