News

A son reported his father to the FBI weeks before the Capitol siege. He says his father, now charged in the riot, ‘would always tell me that he’s going to do something big.’

A son alerted the FBI about his father weeks before a pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol, The New York Times reported. Guy Reffitt was arrested on charges of obstruction of justice and knowingly entering a restricted building or grounds without lawful authority. Reffitt is accused of threatening his children not […]
A son reported his father to the FBI weeks before the Capitol siege. He says his father, now charged in the riot, ‘would always tell me that he’s going to do something big.’
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Law enforcement’s disastrous response during the deadly insurrection reveals a major gap in security: Who’s viewed as a threat

Capitol Police officers failed at keeping pro-Trump rioters from breaching the US Capitol on January 6. Experts said the uncoordinated response reveal law enforcement’s flawed perception of who’s a threat. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Thousands of pro-Trump protesters successfully breached the US Capitol building on January 6, […]
Law enforcement’s disastrous response during the deadly insurrection reveals a major gap in security: Who’s viewed as a threat
Markets

Here’s why stocks are at record highs following the Capitol chaos in DC

The Dow Jones industrial average closed at all-time highs on Wednesday and reached a new intraday record on Thursday, despite pro-Trump insurrectionists violently storming the Capitol and disrupting the confirmation of President-elect Biden’s victory, The bullish mood on Wall Street has less to do with the riots and more to […]
Here’s why stocks are at record highs following the Capitol chaos in DC