Capitol Hill Riots

  GOP’s McConnell: Trump morally responsible for Jan. 6 attack

Word of McConnell’s decision came Saturday before what is expected to be a final day in the historic trial on the charge that Trump incited the deadly Jan. 6 riot at the Capitol.

Hawaii extremist group founder indicted for alleged role in Capitol attack

Hawaii ‘Proud Boy,’ charged in Capitol riot, hires D.C. based lawyer

First group of Hawaii Guard members return home DC deployment

  Security ramped up at state Capitol as Biden’s inauguration nears

200 Hawaii National Guard members headed to DC ahead of inauguration

  Both of Hawaii’s US representatives voted in favor of Trump’s impeachment

Continued Coverage

  Trump impeached after Capitol riot in historic second charge

  The Latest: In video, Trump condemns deadly riot he fomented

  McConnell open to convicting Trump in impeachment trial

Mix of extremists who stormed Capitol isn’t retreating

Airbnb to block, cancel DC bookings ahead of inauguration

Twitter suspends account of ‘Proud Boys Hawaii’ founder who was in Capitol mob

  Schatz urges public to be on ‘high alert’ as Congress takes up Trump impeachment

“I think over the next several days it is wise to be extremely careful. It is wise to be aware of the possibility of something terrible happening.”

Trump takes no responsibility for riot, visits Texas

Trump is expected to deliver remarks highlighting his administration's efforts to curb illegal immigration and the progress made on his signature 2016 campaign promise: building a “big, beautiful wall” across the length of the southern border.

  ‘Our party is divided’: Republicans in Hawaii try to set a course for the future

“And at this point, regardless of party, it’s so essential that we come together in unity."

  Hawaii extremist group leader who was in Capitol mob is released on bond

A judge approved the $5,000 bond for Nick Ochs on Monday morning.

Trump Homeland Security chief abruptly quits at tense time

NY bar association seeks Giuliani ban over ‘combat’ remarks

  Hawaii lawyer anticipates release of his client seen in mob that stormed U.S. Capitol

  ‘Proud Boys Hawaii’ founder arrested after returning to Honolulu following US Capitol riots

  Hawaii GOP condemns rioters at US Capitol and Trump impeachment

  Capitol Police rejected offers of federal help to quell mob

  Capitol siege by pro-Trump mob forces questions, ousters

On the day after, the violent siege of the U.S. Capitol by President Donald Trump’s supporters raised painful new questions across government.

  Hawaii’s congressional delegation backs effort to remove Trump from office

Trump’s term ends on Jan. 20 with Democrat Joe Biden’s inauguration.

  Man who ran for office in Hawaii among ‘Proud Boys’ who stormed US Capitol

Nick Ochs is founder of “Proud Boys Hawaii,” a far-right extremist group.

  Social platforms lock down Trump accounts, some indefinitely

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg announced Thursday that President Donald Trump’s ban on Facebook and Instagram will continue “indefinitely.”

  Trump finally concedes -- amid talk of ouster from office

President Donald Trump is conceding to President-elect Joe Biden in a new video posted to social media.

  Lawmakers openly discuss ousting Trump, possible impeachment

The lawmakers and officials are discussing the efforts even though Trump has less than two weeks in office.

  Biden win confirmed after pro-Trump mob storms US Capitol

Congress confirmed Democrat Joe Biden as the presidential election winner early Thursday after a violent mob loyal to President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol in a stunning attempt to overturn America’s presidential election, undercut the nation’s democracy and keep Trump in the White House.

  Woman fatally shot at Capitol echoed Trump on social media

Ashli Babbitt’s husband, Aaron Babbitt, told KSWB-TV, a Fox affiliate in San Diego, that he and his wife, 35, live in San Diego and that she was in Washington on Wednesday to support Trump.

  Hawaii GOP chair: ‘We must begin the peaceful transfer of power’

The chair of the Hawaii Republican Party on Thursday accepted Joe Biden’s presidential win despite contradictions on social media.

  Capitol police chief defends response to ‘criminal’ rioters

Lawmakers are vowing an investigation into how Capitol police handled Wednesday’s violent breach at the Capitol, saying it “raises grave security concerns.″

  Congress certifies Biden win after pro-Trump mob storms US Capitol

Congress eventually confirmed Democrat Joe Biden won the presidential election after violent protesters loyal to President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol, forcing lawmakers into hiding.

  Chaos, violence, mockery as pro-Trump mob occupies Congress

An announcement was played inside the Capitol as lawmakers were meeting and expected to vote to affirm Joe Biden’s victory. Due to an “external security threat,” no one could enter or exit the Capitol complex, the recording said.

  Twitter, Facebook suspend Trump amid Capitol violence

Facebook and Twitter removed a short video by President Donald Trump in which he urged supporters who stormed the U.S. Capitol Wednesday to “go home” while also repeating false accusations about the integrity of the presidential election.

  Biden urges restoring decency after ‘assault’ on democracy

President-elect Joe Biden is calling for the restoration of “just simple decency” after a mob incited by his predecessor stormed the U.S. Capitol and delayed Congress from certifying the results of November’s election in which Biden won the White House.

  Members of Hawaii’s congressional delegation recount a terrifying day in DC

Hawaii News Now spoke with U.S. Rep. Ed Case while he was locked down in his office. U.S. Rep. Kai Kahele was sheltering in place with his wife and children away from the Capitol Hill. Both Senators Mazie Hirono and Brian Schatz tweeted that they were safe.

  Hawaii Republican, Democratic parties issue joint statement calling for calm

“We strongly denounce today’s storming of the U.S. Capitol."

  Trump supporters, detractors gather in Hawaii; most condemn pro-Trump mob in DC

“The violence has got to stop. That is not the way we do things,”

  Amid violence, Trump says, ‘Remember this day forever!’

In a video message tweeted as authorities struggled to take control of Capitol Hill, President Trump refused to refrain from promoting his baseless allegations of mass voter fraud and said loyalists who had swarmed the seat of American democracy were “very special.”

  Amid violence, members of Hawaii’s delegation in DC took to Twitter to confirm they were safe

US Sen. Mazie Hirono tweeted out an update at 10:55 a.m., thanking everyone for their concern.

Former presidents Obama, Bush, Clinton denounce violence at U.S. Capitol

Three of the living former presidents of the United States issued statements denouncing those acts of ‘insurrection.’

  Protesters swarm Statehouses across US; some evacuated

Protesters who back President Donald Trump massed outside statehouses from Georgia to New Mexico on Wednesday, leading to some evacuations as cheers rang out in reaction to the news that pro-Trump demonstrators had stormed the U.S. Capitol.

Pence defies Trump, says he can’t reject electoral votes

In the days before the joint session, President Trump has pressured his vice president to toss electors from battleground states that voted for Biden to overturn the will of voters.

  Ige condemns violence in the US Capitol as ‘assault on democracy’

A small number of protesters have gathered at the Hawaii Capitol and they are remaining peaceful.