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FBI warns of more violence in wake of Capitol riot

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC News) – The FBI is warning police departments in state capitols across the country to prepare for violence ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. They’re being told to prepare for armed protests starting this weekend. “We continue to gather …

D.C. lawmakers watching economy

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Congress may have more work to do, even after the approved $484 billion relief bill. Sen. Ron Wyden tells NBC5 News Thursday he is working on the next issue to tackle within the U.S Senate. “There’s going …

Sen. Merkley files lawsuit to halt Kavanaugh nomination

WASHINGTON, D.C.– The day before Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and one of his accusers, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, give their public testimonies before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley is going a different route. Announced Wednesday morning, Sen. Merkley, …