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11 Feb
US House manager Joaquin Castro says that by not intervening during the storming of the Capitol on January 6th, Trump "left everyone in this Capitol for dead".
24 Jan
After the attack on the Capitol in Washington, DC, some Americans have made it their mission to identify the perpetrators by matching with them on dating apps.
16 Jan
Germans have been told to avoid central Washington, DC, following Wednesday's storming of the Capitol building. It's one of several advisories the German Foreign Ministry carries about travel to the United States.
7 Jan
World leaders and former US presidents condemned the violence on Wednesday night. Some Democratic lawmakers said they were drawing up plans to impeach President Trump for a second time.
23 Jul 2020
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Friday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Friday.
23 Mar 2017
Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden joins Democrats on the steps of the Capitol to mark the seventh anniversary of the passage of Obamacare.

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