Feds Charge 3 More Illinois Residents In U.S. Capitol Riot, Based On Social Media Videos And PhotosMathew Capsel, of Marseilles in central Illinois, was arrested after at least two acquaintances identified him from social media videos he posted during the riot.
500 Illinois National Guard Troops Headed To D.C. After Homeland Security Warning Of 'Heightened Threat Environment'The Illinois National Guard troops being deployed will arrive in D.C. by next week, and will stay through mid-March.
National Guard Allowed Back Into Capitol After Sen. Tammy Duckworth, Other Lawmakers Erupt At Banishment To Parking GarageThe Guard will now be allowed to rest in the US Capitol Visitor Center.
What Happens To Pro-Trump Insurrectionists Now That There's A New President? The Answer Could Lie With New Social Media Apps"I think we will see quite a few of his supporters just decide that the fight is over and go back to what they were doing."
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.
Boeing To Halt Political Action Committee Contributions After Riot At U.S. Capitol"Given the current environment, we are not making political contributions at this time."
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.
Illinois Congressman Brad Schneider Tests Positive For COVID-19, Slams Republicans Who Refused To Wear Masks During Capitol Attack, LockdownSchneider blasted "the selfishness and arrogance of the anti-maskers who put their own contempt and disregard for decency ahead of the health and safety of their colleagues and our staff."
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.
Roselle Man Arrested In Capitol Riot Says He Has No RegretsTwo Chicago area men who were arrested during the crisis at the Capitol are facing charges, including one federally, but one says he has no regrets.
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."
Congresswoman Mary Miller Apologizes For Quoting Hitler In Speech Outside Capitol, Accuses Others Of Twisting Her Words"While some are trying to intentionally twist my words to mean something antithetical to my beliefs, let me be clear: I'm passionately pro-Israel and I will always be a strong advocate and ally of the Jewish community," Miller said.
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.
2 Northwest Suburban Men Among Dozens Arrested After Storming U.S. CapitolTwo men from Chicago’s northwest suburbs are among the dozens of people arrested in Washington, D.C., after a mob of rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday.