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Capitol Police officers search for way forward after latest attack

Washington The United States Capitol Police are struggling.One officer was killed and another injured when a driver slammed into them at a barricade Friday afternoon. The attack comes after officers were overrun and injured when a violent mob of Trump supporters overran the Capitol on Jan. 6, breaking through insufficient barriers and pushing their way…

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Capitol Officer Killed Weeks After Mitch McConnell Insisted Extra Capitol Security Was Unnecessary

On Friday afternoon, Capitol police officer William Evans was killed after being rammed by a vehicle at the northern entrance to the complex. Another officer was injured, and the suspect was also shot and killed. At a news conference with reporters, Yogananda Pittman, acting chief of the Capitol police, said the attacker “exited the vehicle…

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A Capitol Police Officer Is Killed in Another Deadly Attack at U.S. Capitol

A U.S. Capitol Police officer was killed and a second was injured on Friday afternoon following an attack on the Capitol, in which authorities say a suspect rammed a vehicle into the officers. The attack came nearly three months after the deadly insurrection at the Capitol on Jan. 6. Friday’s deadly attack prompted another lockdown…

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One Capitol Police officer, defendant dead after car rammed into two officers

The U.S. Capitol came under attack on Friday, killing one police officer after an individual rammed his car into two officers at a checkpoint.The attacker and a U.S. Capitol Police officer have both died, a law enforcement representative announced at a press conference.The U.S. Capitol Police later identified the officer who died as William ‘Billy’…

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Suspect shot dead in Capitol Episode that killed a police officer

Washington A Capitol Police officer was killed Friday after a man rammed a car into two officers at a barricade outside the U.S. Capitol and then emerged wielding a knife, law enforcement officials said.The suspect died at a hospital, officials said. Both officers were hospitalized, and one of them “succumbed to his injuries,” Capitol Police…

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US Capitol under lockdown after Auto rams barricade

Police block a street near the US Capitol after a vehicle drove into two Capitol Police officers.  Eric Baradat/Getty Images The US Capitol was put on lockdown Friday after a car rammed into two police officers and hit a barricade. One of the officers died from his injuries, acting US Capitol Police Chief Yogananda Pittman…

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Former top Capitol riots prosecutor faces internal review over “60 Minutes” interview

The Department of Justice has asked its Office of Professional Responsibility to review federal prosecutor Michael Sherwin’s comments that sedition charges are likely in the criminal investigation into the Capitol riots, per the Washington Post.Why it matters: His comments to CBS’ “60 Minutes” were the subject of an emergency meeting called by District Judge Amit…

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Capitol Ink | Road to recovery

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George W. Bush Says Capitol Riots Made Him ‘Sick to My Stomach’

Former President George W. Bush in Washington, D.C., January 20, 2021 (Brendan Mcdermid/Reuters) Former President George W. Bush said the January 6 Capitol riot made him “sick to my stomach” and that he continues to be “disturbed” by it. “I can’t remember what I was doing, but … I was sick to my stomach ……

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Capitol assault: two men charged in death of officer after riot

The Justice Department has arrested and charged two men with assaulting U.S. Capitol officer Brian Sicknick with a chemical spray during the Jan. 6 riot. Mr. Sicknick died Jan. 7 and the chemical spray may have contributed to his death.