Tag: capitol

Donald Trump: Trump impeachment trial faces challenge from Republican Senator Paul

WASHINGTON: The Senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump on a charge of inciting the deadly Capitol siege could draw its first challenge on Tuesday, with...

Trump brand tarnished after bruising presidency and Capitol attack

New York: Donald Trump shot to prominence with a business empire that bears his name, but after four years of political tumult capped by his...

Armed guards, fences, boarded windows: Washington under heavy security

Washington, Jan 14, 2021 -Downtown Washington was fenced off and boarded up Wednesday, with concrete barriers blocking avenues, police at street corners, and armed National...

Trump takes no responsibility for riot as he heads to Texas

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump on Tuesday took no responsibility for his part in fomenting a violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol last week, despite his...

A theater of propaganda: The Capitol, cameras and selfies

New York: One of the defining images of the Capitol siege was of a man dangling from the balcony of the Senate chamber. Clad in...

US lawmakers to unveil bill banning investment in firms tied to China’s military

WASHINGTON: A group of Republican lawmakers plans to unveil legislation this week to keep Americans from investing in foreign defense companies with ties to China’s...

As Donald Trump pulls back from virus, Congress races to fill void

As President Donald Trump tries to moves on from the coronavirus, Congress is rushing to fill the void and prepare the country for the long...