Stories tagged: "Attack on the Capitol"


This image provided by the Philadelphia Police Department shows Joshua Macias and Antonio LaMotta. Macias and Antonio LaMotta, two supporters of former President Donald Trump arrested after driving a Hummer with guns and ammunition to a Philadelphia site where votes were being counted in November 2020, were convicted of weapons charges Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2022, but acquitted of election interference. (Philadelphia Police Department via AP, File)
Virginia Trump Supporters Get Split Verdict in Weapons, Election Case

Two Trump supporters from Virginia who were arrested after driving a Hummer with guns and ammunition to a Philadelphia site where votes were being counted in November 2020 were convicted of weapons charges but acquitted of election interference.

From left, Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., Rep. Pete Aguilar, D-Calif., Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., Rep. Zoe Lofgren, D-Calif., Chairman Bennie Thompson, D-Miss., Vice Chair Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Ill., Rep. Jamie Raskin, D-Md., and Rep. Elaine Luria, D-Va., the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol holds its first public hearing to reveal the findings of a year-long investigation, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, June 9, 2022.  (Jabin Botsford//The Washington Post via AP, Pool)
 “I Was Slipping in People’s Blood”: 6 Key Takeaways From Jan. 6 Committee Hearing #1

The first of six hearings revealed that former President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka accepted that the 2020 election wasn’t stolen, that multiple Republican members of Congress asked Trump for pardons after Jan. 6, and that Trump approved of his supporters chanting “Hang Mike Pence!” Ivanka believed Barr—that was one of the key revelations of last...

In a photo posted to social media by Robertson, the two men pose in the Capitol Crypt on Jan. 6.
Robertson Kept Buying Guns And Ammo After FBI Raid, Prosecutors Claim

WASHINGTON DC-Despite a judge's pretrial ban, Thomas Robertson bought $50,000 worth of guns from Jan. to July, prosecutors said.

In a photo posted to social media by Robertson, the two men pose in the Capitol Crypt on Jan. 6.
Former Rocky Mount Cop Argues His Gun Order Didn’t Break Judge’s Ban

ROCKY MOUNT- A former Rocky Mount police officer linked to the Jan. 6 attack argues he didn't violate a court order by buying guns, despite being banned from possessing them.

FILE - This photo provided by the Department of Special Collections, McFarlin Library, The University of Tulsa shows the ruins of Dunbar Elementary School and the Masonic Hall in the aftermath of the June 1, 1921, Tulsa Race Massacre in Tulsa, Okla. (Department of Special Collections, McFarlin Library, The University of Tulsa via AP, File)
Rashid: Virginia Can Still Learn Lessons From The Tulsa Race Massacre

STAFFORD-As we mark the 100-year anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre, columnist Qasim Rashid argues we still haven't learned from it.

Thomas Robertson and Jacob Fracker were fired by the police department.
Rocky Mount Officers’ Firings Aren’t Enough, Residents Say

ROCKY MOUNT - If you want to fight extremism, then you need to address the issues allowing it to exist.

Joshua Macias and Antonio LaMotta
Virginia Men Who Planned Attack on Philly Vote-Counting Site Back in Jail After Capitol Rally Attendance

A judge increased the $750,000 bail previously set for both men.