Illinois Representative Adam Kinzinger On Capitol Riot: 'I Sat Around Thinking I May Have To Defend Myself In My Office'The lawmaker was at the Capitol during the riots. He says he was terrified and grateful he had his gun.
Former Chicago Firefighter Fights To Clear Name After Being Falsely Blamed For Death Of Capitol Police OfficerA retired Chicago firefighter has received all sorts of threats this week after he was wrongly identified online and accused of throwing a fire extinguisher at police during the assault on the United States Capitol.
Feds Charge Hammond, Indiana, Man With Entering U.S. Capitol During RiotsThe FBI says pictures show Kash Lee Kelly, of Hammond, waving a flag on the wall of the Capitol building and posing with a statue inside.
Northwest Side Man, Kevin Lyons, Accused Of Taking Part In Assault On U.S. CapitolA man was arrested on the Northwest Side Wednesday in connection with the assault on the U.S. Capitol last week.
Republican Illinois U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger Says He'll Vote To Impeach President TrumpU.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Illinois) announced Tuesday that he will be voting to impeach President Donald Trump following the assault on the U.S. Capitol last week.
About 200 Illinois National Guard Members Headed To D.C. To Assist With Security For InaugurationGov. JB Pritzker has ordered the activation of about 200 members of the Illinois National Guard who will be heading to Washington, D.C. for the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden.
Aldermen Want Chicago FOP President John Catanzara To Step Down After Downplaying U.S. Capitol RiotDozens of Chicago aldermen are demanding the resignation of Chicago Fraternal Order of Police President John Catanzara, after he downplayed last week’s assault on the U.S. Capitol, falsely claiming there was no violence from those who stormed the building.
Bradley Rukstales Fired From CEO Position, Facing Federal Charges For Storming U.S. CapitolRukstales, chief executive officer of the Schaumburg-based tech company Cogensia, was arrested in D.C. as supporters of President Donald Trump turned violent and stormed the Capitol.
Chicago FOP President Apologizes For Downplaying Attack On U.S. Capitol; Draws Angry Rebuke From National Police UnionCatanzara had claimed the attack on the capitol was exaggerated, falsely asserting there was no violence in the crowd. He has since apologized for what he called "a lapse in judgement."
Brad Rukstales Of Inverness, Arrested At U.S. Capitol Riot, Apologizes And Expresses EmbarrassmentBradley Rukstales was deep in protest at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday afternoon – and then riots broke out.