Trump supporters storm US Capitol, National Guard deployed

Business Today | Jan 7, 2021 at 3:20 AM

Protesters supporting Donald Trump swarmed the US Capitol on Wednesday, putting it on lockdown, as Vice President Mike Pence rebuffed the president’s demand to overturn his loss to Democrat Joe Biden and the Senate’s Republican leader denounced a bid in Congress to undo the election outcome.

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un vows to boost military capabilities at rare party congress

Channel NewsAsia | Jan 7, 2021 at 2:53 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said he would expand military capabilities to better defend the country, state media reported on Thursday (Jan 7), during a rare party congress as the country faces international sanctions and pressure.