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Congress finalizes Biden’s win after riot disrupts Capitol

Updated 5:14 AM EST, Thu January 7, 2021
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What you need to know

  • Congress affirmed President-elect Joe Biden’s victory after pro-Trump rioters stormed the US Capitol.
  • The House and Senate rejected objections to throw out electoral votes for Biden.
  • Certification proceedings were halted when the riot began. A woman was shot and killed on the Capitol grounds during the riot, DC police said.

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