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Riots, effigies and a guillotine: state capitol protests could be a glimpse of violence to come
Fresh calls for extreme action circulate on social media forums as the FBI warns of planned demonstrations leading up to the inauguration

Lois Beckett in Los Angeles

13, Jan, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Vast coalition calls on Biden to impose national moratorium on water shutoffs
More than 600 environmental, rights and religious groups to present draft order amid widespread shutoffs despite pandemic

Nina Lakhani

13, Jan, 2021 @10:30 AM

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Rightwingers flock to 'alt tech' networks as mainstream sites ban Trump
App stores’ top downloads feature social media platforms pitched to Trump supporters or offering encryption

Jason Wilson

13, Jan, 2021 @8:00 AM

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YouTube suspends Trump channel from uploading new content for seven days
Statement says the channel violated policies for inciting violence and that comments underneath videos would also be disabled

Guardian staff and agencies

13, Jan, 2021 @5:14 AM

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Liz Cheney, No 3 House Republican, will vote to impeach Trump
Powerful conservative joins growing number of Republicans seeking accountability for president after Capitol attack

Guardian staff and agencies

13, Jan, 2021 @4:58 AM

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Pence says he won't invoke 25th amendment in letter to Pelosi - as it happened
Vice-president writes that removing Trump from office is not ‘in the best interest of our nation’ – follow live

Maanvi Singh (now), Joan E Greve and Martin Belam (earlier)

13, Jan, 2021 @2:57 AM

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Growing cohort of Republicans turn against Trump as he denies inciting Capitol attack
President speaks to reporters for first time since rampage as senior House Republican Liz Cheney says she will vote to impeach

David Smith and Joan E Greve in Washington, and Tom McCarthy and Martin Pengelly in New York

13, Jan, 2021 @2:46 AM

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Stage set for impeachment after Pence dismisses House call to invoke 25th amendment
Vice-president’s refusal paves the way for the House to move forward with impeachment

Lauren Gambino in Washington

13, Jan, 2021 @2:44 AM

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'Always for law and order': Chuck Norris denies being at Capitol attack after image goes viral
Martial artist and actor says there is ‘no room for violence of any kind in our society’ after lookalike image sparks speculation

Guardian staff and agencies

13, Jan, 2021 @1:29 AM

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Top US military leaders condemn Capitol attack in rare joint message
Joint Chiefs of Staff said pro-Trump mob attack was an assault on America’s constitutional process and against the law

Guardian staff and agency

12, Jan, 2021 @11:04 PM

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Capitol invader's organic food request should be the least of our worries | Poppy Noor
Jacob Chansley, who wore furs and a horned hat, highlights America’s alarming double standard

Poppy Noor

12, Jan, 2021 @9:56 PM

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Pompeo scraps Europe trip after EU leader calls Trump 'political pyromaniac'
Secretary of state cancels trip after European officials publicly criticized Trump’s role in last week’s storming of the Capitol

Julian Borger and agencies

12, Jan, 2021 @8:55 PM

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