A Lawsuit Is Arguing That Donald Trump's Actions Led To Officer Brian Sicknick's Death After The Jan. 6 Attack
Brian Sicknick died of natural causes after being sprayed with a chemical irritant during the Jan. 6 attack. Now, attorneys for his estate are arguing that Trump and the rioters who assaulted him "played a significant role" in his death.
"The central cause of January 6th was one man, former President Donald Trump, whom many others followed," the House committee investigating the attack wrote in its final report. "None of the events of January 6th would have happened without him."
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The Jan. 6 Committee Is Asking The Department Of Justice To Prosecute Donald Trump For His Role In The Insurrection
"We've never had a president of the United States stir up a violent attempt to block the transfer of power. I believe, nearly two years later, this is still a time of reflection and reckoning," Rep. Bennie Thompson said.
Republicans Finally Deleted That Tweet About Ye, Musk, And Trump And All It Took Was Praising Hitler
Turns out Ye saying that Hitler did some good things crossed the line and pushed the GOP to hit delete.
The decision was based on a Twitter poll.
These Are The Banned Twitter Accounts That Elon Musk Has Reinstated, Is Considering Reinstating, And Those He Refuses To Reinstate
An interesting crew of characters.
Trump has spent most of the last two years undermining American democracy. Now he wants another chance at power.
After right-wing media appeared to rally behind Ron DeSantis, Trump went into meltdown mode.
"This isn't going to be his first debate against Joe Biden and the circus and the food fight that that became."
The committee is demanding that the former president testify under oath on Nov. 14.
The ruling from a federal judge in California concerned a fight between the Jan. 6 committee and former Trump legal adviser John Eastman, but contained a shocking claim about the former president.
"It is our obligation to seek Donald Trump's testimony," Rep. Bennie Thompson said.
Donald Trump Jr., Ivanka Trump, and Eric Trump are also named as defendants in the lawsuit.
I'm sharing this not to bring attention to Donald Trump, but to showcase the sheer talent and brilliance of Jamie Foxx.
Adam Bies allegedly wrote on Gab that everyone who worked at the FBI, from its directors to its janitors, deserved to die after the search of Donald Trump's Florida estate.
A Man Who Attempted To Break Into An FBI Office Appears To Have Posted His Planned Attack On Trump’s Truth Social
The man, identified by multiple news outlets as Ricky Shiffer, also appears to have been present at the Jan. 6 insurrection.
"They even broke into my safe!"
Reports said the search warrant centered on boxes of presidential records Trump improperly took with him when he left the White House.
Sen. Josh Hawley ran away from rioters after fist-pumping them, and then-president Donald Trump argued with staff about making a plea for peace.
The president has mild symptoms and has begun taking the antiviral drug Paxlovid.
The first wife of former president Donald Trump was found by paramedics responding to a call for cardiac arrest at her Upper East Side apartment.
"She was a wonderful, beautiful, and amazing woman, who led a great and inspirational life."
A Georgia Elections Worker And Her Mom Described How Trump’s Lies About Voter Fraud Tore Their Lives Apart
"I’ve lost my name, I’ve lost my reputation and I’ve lost my sense of security all because a group of people … decided to scapegoat me and my daughter."
Donald Trump Called Mike Pence “The P-Word” For Not Illegally Overturning The Election, According To Jan. 6 Committee Testimony
Both Ivanka Trump and a former Trump attorney described the conversation as “heated.”
Michael Flynn’s Identity Was Not Improperly Revealed By Obama Officials, A Secret DOJ Report Has Found
The 52-page document was obtained by BuzzFeed News in response to a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit.
Gionet was set to plead guilty to a misdemeanor for parading at the Capitol. He proclaimed his innocence instead. A trial is set for March 7.
“I think that it was a mistake.”
William Todd Wilson was the first Oath Keeper to breach the Capitol building, prosecutors claim.
A judge dismissed the RNC’s claims against the Jan. 6 committee, but paused the effect of his ruling while the GOP pursues an appeal.
An Ex-Cop Told A Jury That Video Of His Alleged Assault On A Police Officer On Jan. 6 Actually Showed Acts Of Self-Defense
Thomas Webster is facing multiple felony charges for allegedly assaulting a police officer on Jan. 6.
Thomas Webster claims he acted in self-defense. Officer Noah Rathbun denied that he invited Webster to fight or punched the man in the face.
A New York Man Doesn’t Deny He Swung A Flagpole At Police On Jan. 6. He’s Claiming It Was Self-Defense.
Thomas Webster’s trial kicked off with dueling videos from the Capitol and competing theories of what they showed.
With more Jan. 6 trials looming, defendants are angling to face a jury solo.
Kristina Karamo, who has falsely said that Donald Trump won the 2020 election, is now the Republican nominee for Michigan secretary of state.
Taxpayers Footed The Bill For The Capitol Insurrection. The DOJ Might Make Jan. 6 Defendants Cover More Of It.
Prosecutors recently bumped up the cost estimate of the Capitol attack from $1.49 million to $2.73 million.
Charles Donohoe said he was aware that Proud Boys leaders were considering “storming” the Capitol at least two days before the attack.
Steve Bannon Can’t Blame His Lawyer As A Defense Against Contempt Of Congress Charges, A Judge Ruled
The judge found Bannon couldn’t get around binding precedent from a federal appeals court.
The judge concluded the Jan. 6 committee had shown at this stage that Trump and lawyer John Eastman “more likely than not” committed crimes.
The judge acquitted Griffin of a second charge for disorderly conduct.
The Government Was Forced To Reveal Mike Pence's Jan. 6 Location During The "Cowboys For Trump" Leader's Trial
The trial featured the first official confirmation of where former president vice president Mike Pence went during the Capitol attack.
“It’s not about Trump,” defendant Guy Reffitt, found guilty for joining the insurrection, texted a few weeks earlier.
Florida Republicans Are Creating An Office Of Election Crimes As Trump's Fraud Claims Continue To Spread
The bill comes as Republicans continue to prop up Donald Trump’s lies about election fraud.
Wisconsin Republicans Paid $676,000 For A Trump-Supporting Ex-Judge To Tell Them To Decertify The 2020 Election, Which They Cannot Do
Wisconsin Assembly Speaker Robin Vos hired a former judge to investigate the 2020 election following pressure from Donald Trump and his supporters.
A judge dismissed claims against Trump’s son and Rudy Giuliani but ruled that the former president had to face at least some of the claims against him.
A New Version Of The Mueller Report Reveals That Mueller Declined To Charge Donald Trump Jr. And Roger Stone With Computer Crimes
The document was released in response to a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit filed by BuzzFeed News.
Trump Supporters Believe Wisconsin Withdrew Its Electoral College Voters For Joe Biden. It Never Happened.
An inaccurate story from Gateway Pundit that has since been updated is going viral among election conspiracy theorists.
Trump wants a judge to dismiss three lawsuits seeking to hold him responsible for the Jan. 6 insurrection.
The House Voted To Find Trump’s Former Chief Of Staff Mark Meadows In Contempt For Defying The Jan. 6 Committee
What happens next is up to the Department of Justice.
The lawsuit from the DC attorney general’s office joins cases filed by members of Congress and police officers injured during the Jan. 6 attack.
The New Hampshire Voter Integrity Group is one of many volunteer efforts searching for Donald Trump’s claims of voter fraud in states across the country.
Newly Revealed Texts Show Fox News Hosts And Donald Trump Jr. Desperately Tried To Get Trump To Stop The Capitol Riot
"Please get him on TV. Destroying everything you have accomplished."
Trump appointee Michael Caputo warned government employees last year not to speak with the media, records obtained by BuzzFeed News revealed.
The DC Circuit gave Donald Trump 14 days to petition the US Supreme Court before lifting an order that blocked Congress from getting the documents.
Donald Trump's Former Chief Of Staff Told A Member Of Congress He "Loved" A Plan To Undermine The Election Days Before Jan. 6
The charges against Meadows mark the third Trump ally to be hit with contempt of Congress in the Jan. 6 investigation.
A Court Probed Whether Saying "She's Not My Type" In Response To A Rape Allegation Is Part Of A President’s Job
The Justice Department wants to take over Donald Trump’s defense against writer E. Jean Carroll’s defamation suit, a move that would end the case.
A Woman Said That Ghislaine Maxwell Groomed Her To Be Sexually Abused By Jeffrey Epstein When She Was Only 14
One of the four accusers in Ghislane Maxwell’s sex trafficking trial shared graphic details in court over two days.
“BuzzFeed has identified a significant public interest and demonstrated how disclosure will advance that interest,” the appeals court said in an 18-page opinion.
RNC Chair Ronna McDaniel Said Republican Candidates Should Still Talk About 2020, Even Though Biden "Painfully" Won
The Republican National Committee chair told reporters that her party can talk about the last election and the next one at the same time, and without Trump "we would lose."
Steve Bannon hired one of Trump's impeachment lawyers to fight his contempt of Congress charges.
The close Trump adviser had ignored a subpoena as part of the House’s investigation into Jan. 6.
Donald Trump will get a few extra weeks to try to convince the DC Circuit to stop the committee from getting his White House documents.
A Judge Rejected Trump’s Attempt To Block His Administration’s Records Related To The Capitol Riot From Being Released
Judge Tanya Chutkan wrote that examining what led to the Jan. 6 insurrection was in the public interest.
Guns, knives, bats, chemicals, stolen police gear, flagpoles, a “Trump 2020” sign, pieces of metal and wood, crutches, a skateboard, stun devices, a crow bar, and a firecracker.
James Austin Johnson might've just nabbed an Emmy nomination.
The hearing comes days before the National Archives is set to turn over records to the Jan. 6 committee unless the court intervenes.
After the loss in Virginia and close win in New Jersey, Democratic strategists say the party could use a rethink before the midterms.
A Judge Said It Was "Offensive" That A Man Who Threatened Democrats And "Tech Execs" On Jan. 6 Claimed To Be A Victim Of Racism
Troy Smocks was sentenced to 14 months in prison.
Virginians hardly ever back a candidate for governor from the party that just won the White House. But with Trump in mind, Terry McAuliffe is again trying to break that curse.
The lawsuit comes as the committee is poised to vote on whether to hold former Trump adviser Steve Bannon in contempt.
People are calling out Hollywood's anti-vaxxers, racists, abusers, jerks, and more.
100 Capitol Rioters Have Pleaded Guilty. Here’s What Their Cases Show About The Jan. 6 Investigation.
Guilty pleas are stacking up. Here’s what rioters are admitting to, and what they and the government are getting out of these deals.
Permit applications highlighted in a recent BuzzFeed News report are the basis for the new requests in the inquiry into the Capitol riot.
For the rest of our lives probably, we’ll be learning new info about the days leading up to Jan. 6. This is just phase one.
Trump invited Stacey Abrams, a former Democratic candidate for governor, to replace Republican Gov. Brian Kemp during a rally in Georgia.
It Was Billed As A Pro–Jan. 6 Rally To Support “Nonviolent” Capitol Rioters, But Only A Few People Showed Up
A former Donald Trump staffer succeeded in getting a lot of media attention, but Trump himself didn’t acknowledge the rally, and members of Congress avoided it.
"I consider myself a friendly person, and so introducing myself does not mean I stand behind anything that any respective person condones.”
The lawsuit is the latest one to accuse Trump of conspiring with right-wing groups to incite the Capitol insurrection.
The judge imposed a series of sanctions against lawyers involved in one of Powell’s “Kraken” cases in Michigan.
Miley Cyrus was a good sport, but Carole Baskin was not a fan!
A Judge Is Requiring The Biden Administration To Restart Trump’s Remain In Mexico Policy For Asylum-Seekers
The Biden administration could still ask the Supreme Court to step in and block the order to resume the Migration Protection Protocols.
Matt Braynard has been showing up throughout the far right’s push against the 2020 election. Now he says he’s raising big money and preparing for a new rally in Washington.
A consideration of some of the metrics the media and public uses to judge candidates before elections.
A Capitol Rioter Says He's Working On A Video Game Featuring Donald Trump Shooting “Dem Zombies” And “Antifa”
Jack Griffith pleaded guilty on Thursday to demonstrating in the Capitol.
A Judge Questioned If Capitol Rioters Are Getting Off Too Easy For “Terrorizing Members Of Congress”
Chief Judge Beryl Howell questioned whether allowing defendants to plead guilty to low-level offenses would deter people from storming the Capitol again.
The Justice Department Won’t Agree To Defend Rep. Mo Brooks Against Claims He Incited The Jan. 6 Riots
The DOJ concluded the Alabama Republican was engaging in campaign activity at a Jan. 6 rally and that’s not the US government’s business.
Twitter Permanently Suspended Nine Accounts That Had Been Promoting Pro-Trump "Audits" Of The 2020 Election
One of the accounts was the official Twitter for Arizona’s ongoing audit.
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Addison Rae Stayed Silent When Paparazzi Asked Her If She’s A Trump Supporter After Their Controversial Interaction, And Now A Resurfaced Liked Tweet Suggests She Endorsed Him In 2016
Addison's Twitter account appeared to interact with a tweet in 2016 that asked followers to "like" if they were voting for Donald Trump.
Megan Fox Responded To Backlash She Received After Calling Donald Trump “A Legend” At UFC 264 And Clarified Her Comments
"That was an observable fact. Not my opinion."
Addison Rae Accused Of Being A Trump Supporter On Twitter After She Excitedly Greeted The Former President At UFC 264
"Your Republican is showing."
Trump was kicked off Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube for inciting the Jan. 6 riots at the US Capitol.
More than 500 arrests and counting.
The indictments against the Trump Organization and a longtime executive ramp up the legal pressure on Trump.
Donald Trump was not personally charged, but this marks the beginning of a new era of legal exposure for the former president.
Wisconsin Republicans Said They'd Hire Three Former Cops To Investigate The 2020 Election. It’s Not At All Clear What They Are Doing.
The identity of one of the investigators isn't even known.
“Jesus Christ would have to come down and tell me that Biden won before I would ever believe it,” one Donald Trump supporter said at the former president’s first rally of 2021.