Pro-Trump mob storms U.S. Capitol in bid to overturn election

Updated at 7:40 p.m.

DOZENS OF PEOPLE have breached security perimeters at the U.S. Capitol. / AP FILE PHOTO/JULIO CORTEZ
DOZENS OF PEOPLE breached security perimeters at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday. More than a dozen people were arrested. AP FILE PHOTO/JULIO CORTEZ
WASHINGTON (AP) – A violent mob loyal to President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday and forced lawmakers into hiding, in a stunning attempt to overturn America’s presidential election, undercut the nation’s democracy and keep Democrat Joe Biden from replacing Trump in the White House. The nation’s elected representatives scrambled to crouch under desks…

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