U.S. Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick dies after Wednesday's attack

Map. History of District Columbia conflict

4 March 2021
Pelosi letter: "This morning, I spoke to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Mark Milley to discuss available precautions for preventing an unstable president from initiating military hostilities or accessing the launch codes and ordering a nuclear strike"
Biden to speed release of coronavirus vaccines, ending Trump practice of holding back shots for second dose
Nancy Pelosi: "This morning, I spoke to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Mark Milley to discuss available precautions for preventing an unstable president from initiating military hostilities or accessing the launch codes and ordering a nuclear strike"
Statement from @SecPompeo on sacntions against Falih al-Fayyadh, Chairman of PMU
Trump says 'will not be going to the Inauguration' of Biden
1 month ago
Erdogan calls US unrest 'disgrace for democracy'
Former White House communications director Alyssa Farah, who resigned in early December after 3½ years in the administration, says on Fox President Trump "could have called off the mob, he did not decide to do so" calling that a "breaking point"
Speaker Nancy Pelosi orders flags at the U.S. Capitol to be flown at half-staff in honor of Brian D. Sicknick, Capitol Police officer who died following injuries suffered in the violent siege on the building
Prosecutors in the US Attorney's office plan to open a federal murder investigation into the death of Brian D. Sicknick, a US Capitol Police officer who died Thursday night.
An aide to the Speaker of the US House of Representatives: If action is not taken to isolate Trump, U.S. democracy will be destroyed
Aide to the Speaker of the US House of Representatives: If Pence does not move to impeach Trump, the House of Representatives will act
MPD reports the police activity has cleared and the 1300-1400 blocks of Columbia Road, NW, between 13th and 14th St
Shooting Investigation in the 2300 block of Good Hope Rd SE. Lookout is for a B/M.. 5'10.. slim build. black jacket 160lbs black mask black pants l/s 1900 good hope road do not take action call 911
Capitol Police officer dies of injuries suffered during pro-Trump mob takeover
FBI releases photo of person accused of placing two explosives amid DC riots
U.S. Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick dies after Wednesday's attack
The sources told Reuters that the officials who stepped down were: Erin Walsh, senior director for African affairs; Mark Vandroff, senior director for defense policy; Anthony Rugierro, senior director for weapons of mass destruction
4 more senior advisers in the White House National Security Council have resigned following the storming of the US Capitol by supporters of President Donald Trump, according to a senior administration official and a person familiar with the matter
1 month ago
President Trump: "A new administration will be inaugurated on Jan. 20. My focus now turns to ensuring a smooth, orderly and seamless transition of power. This moment calls for healing and reconciliation
1 month ago
Here's video of the entire 112 seconds of remarks from @PressSec:
1 month ago
Those in the building are working for a peaceful transfer of power, says @PressSec, who quickly departs podium without taking any questions from shouting reporters
1 month ago
"Those who violent besieged the Capitol are the opposite of everything this administration stands for," says @PressSec
1 month ago
Violence of CapitolSiege condemned "in the strongest possible terms," says @PressSec. "We grieve for the loss of life and those injured
#ThrowbackThursday DC firefighters wet down the remains of the Central Market at 5th & K Sts NW, after it was gutted by a major multiple alarm fire
Federal prosecutor doesn't rule out prosecuting Trump for inciting Capitol riot
Boeing Charged with 737 Max Fraud Conspiracy and Agrees to Pay over $2.5 Billion
Senate Armed Services will hold a confirmation hearing for Lloyd Austin to be Biden's Defense Secretary on Jan. 19th
US Department of Justice: There are national security concerns after materials were stolen from the Congress building
Seditious conspiracy charges as well as rioting and insurrection will be considered in arrests related to the breach of the U.S. Capitol, Justice Department officials said on Thursday
The individuals arrested were from the following areas: 1 from DC 11 from MD & VA 50 from other states; PA, NC, MI, OR, NY, CT, AZ, MS, FL, GA, WI, CA, CO, WY, MA, IL, WV, ND. 6 had no fixed addresses
USCP: ALL CLEAR. The USCP has cleared the incident with the Suspicious Package at First Street between Maryland Avenue SW and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. The area has reopened and any associated road closures will clear momentarily
Republican Senator Graham: The American elections were legitimate
USCP: The USCP is responding to a Suspicious Package located at First Street between Maryland Avenue SW and Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Speaker Nancy Pelosi joins calls for President Trump to be removed from office before Jan. 20 via the 25th Amendment or impeachment. "If the vice president and Cabinet do not act, the Congress may be prepared to move forward with impeachment," she told reporters
Pelosi: I am calling for the resignation of the Capitol Police Chief.Mr. Sund.and I have received notice from the Sgt at Arms, Mr. Irving, that he will be submitting his resignation
Pelosi: Trump "is a very dangerous person who should not continue to serve in office
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi: Invoke the 25th amendment, and if that doesn't happen, impeachment should be considered
1 month ago
Joe Biden: Trump pushed the military to fire tear gas canisters at the people
Joe Biden: "What we witnessed yesterday was not dissent. It was not disorder. It was not protest. It was chaos. They weren't protesters. Don't dare call them protesters. They were a riotous mob. Insurrectionists. Domestic terrorists. It's that basic. It's that simple."
The head of the civil rights division at @TheJusticeDept is abruptly resigning
[email protected] Dir Christopher Wray promising to hold mob that stormed USCapitol to account "The violence & destruction of property.showed a blatant & appalling disregard for our institutions" he says "Make no mistake.we will hold accountable those who participated"
Heavy military presence now at the US Capitol.
According to DC police, a 34-year old woman from Kennesaw, Georgia was one of the people that died in the riots yesterday
MPD seeks assistance in identifying persons of interest responsible for Unlawful Entry offenses that occurred yesterday on US Capitol Grounds, 100 block of 1st Street, NW.
Police identify woman who was fatally shot as Trump supporters stormed Capitol
DC Police Chief says there have been 68 arrests in relation to the Capitol breach yesterday: 60 men and 8 women. The Chief made a point that only one person arrested was from DC.
Facebook indefinitely bans President Trump's Facebook and Instagram accounts after a mob of pro-Trump supporters violently stormed the U.S. Capitol
E) Sund As these other violent events were unfolding across the Capitol Complex, the USCP officers were simultaneously responding to a report of a pipe bomb in the 300 block of First Street, SE, and a second pipe bomb in the 400 block of Canal Street, SE
After protesters stormed the US Capitol, security is being increased as a heavy duty metal fence is going up
This is a look at some of the damage from inside the U.S. Capitol after protesters stormed the building Wednesday. There was shattered glass and broken furniture. "Stop the steal" and "treason" signs were also left behind
Much calmer at the US Capitol but that doesn't mean officials are letting their guard down. @MayorBowser has announced that DC will be under a state of public emergency until January 21, the day after the inauguration of @JoeBiden
Ryan Tully has resigned from the NSC. He was senior director for European and Russian Affairs. Quit after yesterday's events at US Capitol
Photo of one of two suspected explosive devices discovered in Washington, D.C
Inside the U.S. Capitol this morning, there doesn't appear to be a ton of damage. Some broken windows, scattered furniture and @SpeakerPelosi's sign outside her office is missing
Here's what it looked like inside the Capitol building this morning after Trump supporters stormed the building Wednesday and broke into Senate chambers
Virginia State Police arrives in the nation's capital along with thousands of National Guard, reinforcements some lawmakers say arrived much too late given the threats of violence surrounding Jan. 6 when Congress planned to certify the election
The day after the siege of the Capitol — more than 6 dozen Virginia State Police vehicles and unmarked law enforcement cars near the west side of the Capitol.
Netanyahu in 1st response to the attempted coup in the US: American democracy has always inspired me. The rampage of the capitol was a disgraceful act and must condemned. American democracy will prevail
New POTUS statement: "Even though I totally disagree with the outcome of the election, and the facts bear me out, nevertheless there will be an orderly transition on January 20th. I have always said we would continue our fight to ensure that only legal votes were counted. While this represents the end of the greatest first term in presidential history, it’s only the beginning of our fight to Make America Great Again."
"The chair declares the joint session dissolved," concludes @VP
And @Mike_Pence makes it formal at 3:41 am, announcing @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris have each received 306 votes
Vermont affirms Biden - Harris victory in joint session
The US Congress approves Biden winning more than 270 electoral votes, guaranteeing him the presidency
Republican Senator Ted Cruz: The Congressional attack is a despicable act of terrorism
After two hours of heated debate, the House of Representatives rejected the Republican objections to certify Pennsylvania's Electoral College ballots
VP and Senators walking into the House chamber. Announcer person : "Madam Speaker: The Vice President and the United States Senate"
1 month ago
House and Senate will meet again shortly in a Joint Session to finish tally with the remaining states, starting with Rhode Island and finish the certification of the Electoral College
52 arrested, 4 dead, 14 DC police officers injured amid pro-Trump riots at the U.S. Capitol
138-282 vote in the House on objecting to Pennslyvania electoral tally
Broken glass, abandoned flags and smashed furniture litter the hallways of the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington D.C
Iran's Rouhani says Western democracy 'fragile, vulnerable'
135 Republican lawmakers voted to protest the Pennsylvania results
The clock has run out on the debate, so now the House vote
Pompeo says @USAmbUN Kelly Craft will visit Taiwan, and says the "arrests of more than 50 politicians and pro-democracy advocates by local authorities in Hong Kong is an outrage" and calls for those arrested to be released immediately
Deputy nat sec adviser Matt Pottinger resigned Wednesday afternoon. Pottinger among WH officials dismayed by protesters' attack and Trump's role in inciting violence. Pottinger had intended to resign election day, regardless of outcome, but stayed at O'Brien's request
Trump Supporter Gets Shot And Murdered The US State Capitol.
Shooting Investigation at 1300 block of 9th St NW. Lookout is for 5 Subjects in a vehicle.
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene and 70 Republicans are objecting to Michigan. But NO SENATOR signed t. Dems applaud. GOP silent. Roll call moves on
No senator objects to the Georgia slate. Applause
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