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D.C. shuts down national parks and malls

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The National Park Service is suspending tours of the Washington Monument following last week’s deadly riots at the U.S. Capitol building. The agency said in a statement Monday that it will be implementing temporary closures of its “public …

U.N. Rights Office speaks about Capitol riots

GENEVA, Switzerland (NBC) – The United Nations Rights Office said President Trump should disavow the “very dangerous” language he and other political leaders are using regarding the outcome of the November 2020 presidential election and in describing what happened at the Capitol …

Capitol police response under increasing scrutiny

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – Before Wednesday’s mob attack, most Americans probably had not heard of the Capitol police force. But now, with the police chief resigning and the department is on the defensive with members of Congress demanding answers for a massive …

D.C. Capitol police officer dies

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – A U.S. Capitol police officer died Thursday night, following Wednesday’s violent clash. Capitol police say Officer Brian Sicknick was injured while engaging with protesters at the Capitol. He later collapsed at his division office and was taken to …

D.C. Capitol police chief to resign

WASHINGTON, D.C. (CNN) – Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund is resigning after rioters stormed the building Wednesday. According to a Capitol Police official, his last day will be January 16th. Several lawmakers called for him to step down as well as other …

Woman shot at U.S. Capitol dies

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – A woman who was shot inside the U.S. Capitol building Wednesday has died. Officials have not identified the woman who died, only saying she was believed to have been shot by a police officer. The woman was rushed …