We face "the greatest existential threat in the history of our country, and it's of Donald Trump's making, and it represents a complete failure.... of leadership on his part," says filmmaker Ken Burns.
Some pro-Trump extremists used Facebook to plan their attack on the U.S. Capitol, contradicting claims by Facebook leaders that such planning was largely done on other sites, a report finds.
The pandemic has damaged the economy and cost millions of people their livelihoods. These are some of the areas that demand President-elect Joe Biden’s attention.
Trump suggesting he wants to start a third party (which would be very bad news for the GOP) is probably not the way for him to win votes in his Senate trial...especially when it comes to voting as to whether he should ever be allowed to run for office again.
Pres. Trump's behavior in the waning hours of his presidency is "regrettably " but "not surprising," says former VP Al Gore. "I'm glad that we are going to have a fresh start and move away from the violation of norms... disrespect to the Constitution and the American people."
AP: 2 National Guard members have been found to have ties to fringe right group militias and have been removed from mission to protect inauguration
Pres.-elect Biden during lighting ceremony at COVID-19 memorial in Washington, D.C.: “To heal, we must remember. It’s hard sometimes to remember. But that’s how we heal. It’s important to do that as a nation.”
Trump went four years in office without once saying a critical word about Putin.
NYPD arrested up to 30 protesters during a peaceful march on #MLKDay organized by Black activists. Onlookers say police presence was high and officers responded violently. NY AG Letitia James recently sued the NYPD for excessive force against anti-racism protesters last year.
"It will never be who we are." - In his farewell address, President Trump stresses the importance of free speech and open debate.
Just In: Seven men suspected in the brutal beating of a D.C. police officer defending the Capitol are sought by the FBI
Breaking: During his first days in office, President-elect Joe Biden plans to send legislation to congress that would provide a pathway to citizenship for 11 million immigrants who are in the country without legal status.
"I'm not going to lose my son at the end of 2020 and lose my country and my republic in 2021," Rep. Jamie Raskin says as he presses forward with impeachment articles while mourning his son. #CNNSOTU