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Chaos of Trump’s last days in office reverberates with fresh ‘plot’ report – The Guardian

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Donald Trump was at his Florida resort on Saturday, beginning post-presidency life while Joe Biden settled into the White House. But in Washington and beyond, the chaos of the 45th president’s final days in office continued to throw out damaging aftershocks. In yet another earth-shaking report, the New York Times said Trump plotted with an official at the Department of Justice to fire the acting...

Amid Riot Chaos, Some National Security Leaders Are Absent From View – The New York Times

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The Trump administration’s response to the attack, incited by the president, has lacked broad reassurances to a country on edge. Christopher A. Wray, the F.B.I. director, has declined to speak directly to the public after the mob attack on the Capitol last week.Credit…Anna Moneymaker/The New York Times WASHINGTON — Amid the sea of troubling facts, arrests and iconic images that have emerged...

Despite Chaos and Big Losses, Republicans Still Control Most of Georgia – The New York Times

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Democrats had huge breakthroughs in winning the presidential vote and two Senate runoff elections. But power in the state’s government largely remains in the hands of Republicans. Republicans prayed at their election night party in Atlanta on Tuesday. The party lost both Senate races after earlier losing the presidential vote in the state.Credit…Brandon Bell/Getty Images Jan. 10...

Capitol chaos and a record market rally: Traders on the disconnect between Washington and Wall Street – CNBC

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Washington and Wall Street are seemingly existing in two different realities. After a chaotic day at the Capitol on Wednesday, the three major indexes rallied to new records, undeterred by continued political unease. Nancy Tengler, chief investment officer at Laffer Tengler Investments, credits the cool nature of the markets in looking past the unrest. “The stock market is not a proxy on...

Washington chaos leaves image of ‘exceptional’ America in tatters – Yahoo News

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The storming of the US Congress left America’s image as a beacon of democracy severely tarnished Thursday, with allies unable to hide their shock and authoritarian regimes gleefully exploiting the unrest. In normal times, a state-backed gang rampaging through a legislature to demand a lost election be nullified would have US diplomats marching to their laptops to draft a statement of...

‘Chaos. Anarchy. Assault on Democracy.’ Here’s how newspapers around the world reacted to US Capitol riots – CNN

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Photos show chaos at the Capitol as rioters turn violent – San Francisco Chronicle

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Chaos at the Capitol Updated: 8 p.m. Jan. 6, 2021 A mob of President Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, with dozens breaching security perimeters and charging into the building. Vice President Mike Pence and the other lawmakers were evacuated as rioters broke windows and vandalized property following a rally where Trump continued to falsely claim election fraud. The National...

Kent lorry chaos: Thousands of lorry drivers spend Christmas in cabs – BBC News

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Published duration45 minutes ago image copyrightEPA image captionDrivers are being tested before being allowed to make the crossing to France Thousands of lorry drivers waiting to cross the English Channel to France are spending Christmas Day in their cabs in Kent. Hundreds of military personnel have been deployed to help clear the backlog of about 5,000 lorries, which are waiting at Manston...

Ports chaos ‘bad for trust and post-Brexit trade’ – BBC News

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Published duration5 hours ago image copyrightEPA image captionNo lorries are leaving the Port of Dover or Eurotunnel for France Chaos at ports caused by EU border closures has set back the UK’s efforts to reassure foreign customers post-Brexit, the food industry has said. Food and Drink Federation boss Ian Wright said UK exporters wanted to make sure foreign firms could rely on their supply...

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