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The Capitol stands mostly quiet on Thursday morning (Matt Slocum/AP)

Ex-aide William Barr condemns Donald Trump’s ‘betrayal of his office’

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Stacked beach chairs lay on the closed beach in Camps Bay, Cape Town (Nardus Engelbrecht/AP)

South Africa buys AstraZeneca vaccine to inoculate health workers

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Joe Biden

Trump pledges orderly transition after Congress validates Biden victory

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Peggy Scott Laborde and members of the Krewe of Oak toast Carnival as the Phunny Phorty Phellows start their 40th anniversary streetcar ride ushering in Carnival at the Willow Street car barn in New Orleans, (David Grunfeld/The New Orleans Advocate/AP)

New Orleans begins subdued Mardi Gras season with plenty of cake

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A state of emergency has been declared in Tokyo

Coronavirus: Japan declares state of emergency in Tokyo

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Trump supporters

Four dead after pro-Trump mob storms US Capitol in bid to overturn election

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Congress Electoral College

Enough is enough: Insurrection marks moment of reckoning for Republicans

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Indonesia Volcano

Hundreds more evacuated as Indonesia’s Merapi volcano spews hot clouds

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US Capitol Police with guns drawn stand near a barricaded door as protesters try to break into the House Chamber at the US Capitol

In Pictures: Shocking scenes as Trump supporters storm US Capitol

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Electoral College Protests

Four dead as Trump supporters storm US Capitol

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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer speaks as the Senate reconvenes after protesters stormed into the US Capitol

US Senate resumes debating GOP challenge to Joe Biden’s election

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A police line moves to clear people from the front of a hotel who were violating curfew in Washington

Politicians vow to investigate police after Capitol breach

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Biden

Biden calls on mob to ‘pull back’ and urges restoring decency

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Electoral College Protests Trump

Trump tells ‘very special’ protesters to go home

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CORRECTION Senate Georgia

Warnock and Ossoff win in Georgia, handing Democrats Senate control

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Police with guns drawn

US Capitol breached as Trump supporters clash with police

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Congress Electoral College

Republicans raise first objection in Congress to Biden win

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Electoral College Protests Trump

Trump vows ‘we will never concede’ at Washington rally

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