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Capitol Police arrested a man in downtown Washington with a loaded handgun, more than 500 rounds of ammunition and fake inaugural credentials, police say

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Democratic Rep. Lou Correa of California says he has tested positive for Covid-19 and will miss President-elect Biden's inauguration

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Nestle is recalling some pepperoni Hot Pockets because of concerns they may be contaminated with glass and hard plastic, the US FDA says

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Uganda's Yoweri Museveni wins a sixth term after a campaign period marred with deadly violence and accusations of vote rigging

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The Pentagon has authorized up to 25,000 National Guard members for President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration

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Justice Department prosecutors have formally walked back their assertion in a court filing that said Capitol rioters sought to "capture and assassinate elected officials"

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The NRA has filed for bankruptcy, a restructuring move the organization says will allow it to leave New York and reincorporate as a Texas nonprofit

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Dozens of people from the ethnic Pygmy group were killed on Wednesday in a suspected militant attack in northeast Democratic Republic of Congo, according to an NGO official in the country

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The United Kingdom will close all travel corridors from 4 a.m. local time Monday. Prime Minister Boris Johnson emphasized that the only way to get into the country is by having a negative coronavirus test result.

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is expected to send the House's impeachment article to the Senate next week, a source says, which will kickstart the beginning of the trial

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The coronavirus pandemic’s global death toll has reached 2 million. That’s as if 10 of the world's largest commercial jets fell out of the sky every day for an entire year.

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Pelosi says she's appointed Retired Lt. Gen. Honoré to review Capitol security and that Congress has "strong interest" in a 9/11-style investigation

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The toll rises to at least 42 people killed and hundreds more injured after a 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit Indonesia's Sulawesi island, officials say

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US Capitol rioters intended to "capture and assassinate" elected officials, federal prosecutors say in a new court filing

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Ugandan opposition presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi, also known as Bobi Wine, says his home is "under siege" by the military

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Guitarist Sylvain Sylvain, a founding member of the influential punk glam rock band New York Dolls, has died of cancer at age 69

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President-elect Joe Biden picks Dr. David Kessler to lead federal Covid-19 vaccine efforts. Kessler served as FDA chief under Presidents George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton.

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Joanne Rogers, the widow of Fred Rogers, star of "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood," has died. She was 92.

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The DC attorney general's office has notified Donald Trump Jr. that it would like to interview him as part of its investigation into misuse of his father's inaugural funds

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