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Justice Department Charges 3 North Korean Hackers For Global Cyberattacks

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Prosecutors say the trio works for North Korea's military intelligence unit and attempted to steal and extort more than $1.3 billion in cash and cryptocurrencies.

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House Democrat Sues Trump, Giuliani And 2 Far-Right Groups Over Capitol Riot

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Rep. Bennie Thompson filed a civil lawsuit that accuses former President Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, the Proud Boys and the Oath Keepers of conspiring to incite the violence at the Capitol.

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Impeachment Hearings: Trump's Lawyers Present Spirited Defense Of Former President

Friday, February 12, 2021

Donald Trump's lawyers presented a spirited defense of the former president in their first and only day of presentations. Questions from the senators could commence as soon as Friday.

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With New Video Footage, Managers Show How Close Rioters Got To Pence And Lawmakers

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

House impeachment managers played new video and audio documenting the violent mayhem at the Capitol on Jan. 6.

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After Graphic Video Started 1st Day, Trump Trial Enters 2nd Day

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Emotional stories, graphic videos and animated arguments echoed in the Senate chamber on Tuesday as the constitutionality of former President Trump's impeachment trial was debated.

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Justice Dept. To Transition U.S. Attorneys, Sparing 2 Involved In Political Probes

Monday, February 08, 2021

The transition process is routine for an incoming administration, although there were questions about what the Biden team would do about both the Hunter Biden and the Durham probes.

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Inside Former President Donald Trump's Upcoming Senate Impeachment Trial

Monday, February 08, 2021

The Senate impeachment trial starts Tuesday. Former President Donald Trump's lawyers argue it is "political theater," while the impeachment managers work to prove he incited an insurrection.

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Trump Lawyers Reject Impeachment Case, Calling It 'Political Theater'

Monday, February 08, 2021

House managers say the former president is responsible for the Jan. 6 riot. But Trump's attorneys argue that his "speech was never directed to inciting or producing any imminent lawless action."

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How The FBI Is Responding To The Rise In Home-Grown Extremism

Monday, February 08, 2021

The insurrection at the U.S. Capitol has put a focus on the need to combat domestic terrorism. What is the FBI doing already, and what more could it do to counter violent extremists?

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Why Trump's Lawyers Say He Can't Be Tried For Incitement Of Insurrection

Tuesday, February 02, 2021

Former President Donald Trump's lawyers say he cannot be tried by the Senate for incitement of insurrection because he is no longer in office.

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Impeachment Managers Argue Trump Is 'Singularly Responsible' For Capitol Attack

Tuesday, February 02, 2021

In a separate filing due ahead of next week's trial, former President Donald Trump's defense team calls the impeachment effort unconstitutional and denies he incited the crowd on Jan. 6.

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Who Are David Schoen And Bruce Castor Jr., Trump's Impeachment Defense Lawyers?

Monday, February 01, 2021

NPR looks into former President Donald Trump's two impeachment defense lawyers who are heading his upcoming Senate trial: David Schoen and Bruce Castor Jr.

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Ex-FBI Lawyer Sentenced To Probation For Actions During Russia Investigation

Friday, January 29, 2021

The former FBI attorney, Kevin Clinesmith, had pleaded guilty to altering an email used to get surveillance on former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page.

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Hundreds Identified, More Than 100 Arrested In Connection With Capitol Insurrection

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

The Department of Justice said it would spare no resource to bring to justice those responsible for the deadly insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.

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Investigators Continue Efforts To Identify People Responsible For Capitol Riot

Monday, January 25, 2021

Nearly three weeks after the insurrection at the Capitol, prosecutors have charged more than 120 people. NPR offers an update on the investigation and looks at the role played by extremist groups.

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Biden Administration Announces Plans To Assess Domestic Violent Extremism

Friday, January 22, 2021

White House press secretary Jen Psaki announced a series of steps the Biden administration is taking to try to tackle the threat of domestic extremism.

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Biden To Keep Wray On As FBI Director

Thursday, January 21, 2021

FBI Director Christopher Wray is less than four years into his 10-year term. He was confirmed to lead the FBI in August 2017 after former President Donald Trump fired James Comey.

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Trump Pardons Steve Bannon, Lil Wayne In Final Clemency Flurry

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Bannon and Lil Wayne were two of dozens of people granted clemency by Trump just hours before his terms comes to a close.

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DOJ Opens Nearly 200 Cases Into Pro-Trump Riot On Capitol Hill

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

The Justice Department has opened more than 170 cases into the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, said the acting U.S. attorney on Tuesday — adding that it expects to investigate hundreds more.

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Probe Examines Whether Organized Groups Spurred Violence At U.S. Capitol

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

As the probe into the breach of the Capitol building by pro-Trump extremists continues, a big question remains unanswered: What role, if any, did organized groups have in spearheading the violence?

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