WASHINGTON — The F.B.I. has pinpointed an assailant in its investigation into the death of Brian D. Sicknick, a Capitol Police officer who was injured…View More F.B.I. Said to Have Singled Out Potential Assailant in Capitol Officer’s Death
WASHINGTON — A series of bipartisan investigative hearings will begin Tuesday in the Senate to scrutinize the security breakdowns that failed to prevent the deadly…View More The Capitol Riot Investigation: What to Watch For Today
WASHINGTON — Judge Merrick B. Garland always made a point of wearing a coat and tie when he surveyed the wreckage at the site of…View More Merrick Garland Might Actually Get to Do This Job. It Looks Daunting.
AMERICUS, Ga.— Over the past three decades, as the state around him turned ever more resolutely Republican, W. McCall Calhoun Jr. remained an outspoken and…View More How a Hardcore Liberal Lawyer Joined the Pro-Trump Mob
WASHINGTON — When Donald J. Trump was running for president in 2016, he pointed to some protesters at one of his rallies and told the…View More Impeachment Trial May Hinge on Meaning of ‘Incitement’
When Ethan Nordean, the “sergeant of arms” for the Seattle Proud Boys, led a mob of his fellow far-right nationalists on a winding march to…View More Did the Proud Boys Help Coordinate the Capitol Riot? Yes, U.S. Suggests
Here’s what we know about American politics: The Republican Party is stuck, probably irreversibly, in a doom loop of bizarro. If the Trump-incited Capitol insurrection…View More Opinion | The G.O.P. Is in a Doom Loop of Bizarro
To explain the tumultuous events of recent days, Tracy Merlin used an analogy her second-grade class would understand: the eternal struggle between dog people and…View More After the Capitol Was Stormed, Teachers Try Explaining History in Real Time
More from our inbox: To the Editor: I have been stopped at Grand Central Terminal and had my bag searched, just for commuting with brown…View More Opinion | White Privilege at the Capitol
For years, Brendan Hunt had posted wild conspiracy theories on social media platforms and his own website, asserting, among other things, that the rock star…View More Queens Man Wanted ‘Execution’ of Schumer and Ocasio-Cortez, U.S. Says
Rosanne Boyland, a 34-year-old Trump supporter from Georgia who died during the attack on the Capitol on Jan. 6, appears to have been killed in…View More Videos Show How Rioter Was Trampled in Stampede at Capitol
To the Editor: President Trump and the Republicans have raised millions of dollars since the election, peddling their false narrative about voter fraud. Now that…View More Opinion | The Consequences of the Capitol Attack
As old as the Capitol itself, the Capitol Police began in 1801 with the appointment of a single guard to oversee the move of Congress…View More The Capitol Police Had One Mission. Now the Force Is in Crisis.
WASHINGTON — A grim reality has begun to dawn on Capitol Hill: The riot on Wednesday may have started a coronavirus superspreader event, fueled by the…View More Did Mixing a Riot With a Pandemic Yield a Superspreader Event?