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Live Updates: Defense officials worry about insider attack from service members deployed to Biden inauguration

Defense officials in Washington, D.C., are concerned about an insider attack from service members deployed to Washington, D.C., for President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. The concerns prompted the FBI to vet all 25,000 National Guard troops in the city, Fox News has learned. The U.S. Army issued a statement late Sunday obtained by Fox News that said it is […]

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Live Updates: House Republican who voted to impeach Trump facing criticism

Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Wash., one of 10 House Republicans who voted to impeach President Trump on charges of “incitement of an insurrection,” is facing criticism from her district’s conservative base. “On behalf of our entire membership, the [Clark County Republican Women] Executive Board is unified in condemning your actions to betray a sitting Republican President. And this vote will never […]

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Insider attack feared days before Biden’s inauguration, service members in DC vetted by FBI

Defense officials in Washington, D.C., are concerned about an insider attack from service members deployed to Washington, D.C., for President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration, prompting the FBI to vet all 25,000 National Guard troops in the city, Fox News has learned. The Associated Press first reported on the extraordinary security effort. The U.S. Army issued a statement […]

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Good night and good luck

We are now war correspondents. That’s your new assignment if you cover Congress. The threat against the U.S. Capitol likely won’t dissolve any time soon. Until Jan. 5, 2021, those of us in the Capitol Hill press corps shared a common set of reporting responsibilities. We arrived at the U.S. Capitol daily. We tracked legislation. Focused on amendments […]

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G7: UK to host Cornwall seaside summit in summer

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LIVE UPDATES: Trump impeachment supported by only 8% of Republicans: poll

Rep. Jim Jordan tells President Trump’s support among Republican voters remains strong despite the criticism he has faced in the media and from lawmakers following the Jan. 6 Capitol riot. Only 8% of Republican voters support the second impeachment of President Trump and his removal from office, a new national poll indicates. Fast Facts Only 8% of Republican voters support […]

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LIVE UPDATES: Biden inauguration plans prompt closing of National Mall

The National Park Service has closed Washington’s National Mall to the general public as part of greatly intensified security ahead of inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden. Fast Facts The National Mall is closing to the general public as part of greatly intensified security ahead of Joe Biden’s presidential inauguration. Thousands of National Guard troops are deployed in the nation’s […]

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AOC says Zuckerberg, Facebook bear ‘partial responsibility’ for Capitol riots

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., assigned partial blame to Facebook for last week’s riots and indicated Friday that Congress’ response should focus on holding Big Tech accountable rather than ramping up domestic surveillance. “He is part of this problem,” Ocasio-Cortez said, referring to CEO Mark Zuckerberg. “And Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook bear partial responsibility for Wednesday’s events, period.” […]