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#Capitol

# capitol - This year 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 13,877 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.

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 19,469 Views 59 Comments

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

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 18,263 Views 0 Comments

Stewart Rhodes, 56, was arrested earlier today.

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 15,769 Views 13 Comments

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

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 18,066 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 - Last year 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 20,971 Views 0 Comments

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

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 18,414 Views 0 Comments

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

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 21,214 Views 27 Comments

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

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 13,999 Views 30 Comments

Trump is fighting the probe in court.

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 20,147 Views 21 Comments

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

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 48,454 Views 41 Comments

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

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 9,138 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.

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 15,538 Views 19 Comments

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

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 11,056 Views 16 Comments

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

# capitol - All time

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 17,888 Views 28 Comments

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

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 22,517 Views 42 Comments

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

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 23,560 Views 25 Comments

He said he was just delivering the mail.

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 13,653 Views 47 Comments

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

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 5,022 Views 4 Comments

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

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 3,513 Views 33 Comments

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

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 13,797 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.

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 12,202 Views 47 Comments

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

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 2,103 Views 2 Comments

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

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 7,845 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.

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 298 Views 1 Comment

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