Riley Williams, who lives in the midstate, was one of the thousands that stormed the buildings during the Washington DC siege. Twitter screen shot

FBI seeking midstate woman who may have stolen laptop from Pelosi’s office

By Scott Neuman/NPR

The FBI says in an arrest warrant that Riley Williams who was part of the mob that penetrated the U.S. Capitol may have stolen a laptop computer or hard drive from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office with the intent of funneling the device to Russia’s foreign intelligence agency.

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    Biden’s inauguration is going to look very different. Here’s what to know

    President-elect Biden will be sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts at noon ET on the Capitol’s West Front, as is tradition. It is anticipated there will be roughly 1,000 guests in attendance, the majority of whom will be members of Congress and their guests.

    By Barbara Sprunt/NPR

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  •  Twitter screen shot

    FBI seeking midstate woman who may have stolen laptop from Pelosi’s office

    The FBI says in an arrest warrant that Riley Williams who was part of the mob that penetrated the U.S. Capitol may have stolen a laptop computer or hard drive from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office with the intent of funneling the device to Russia’s foreign intelligence agency.

    By Scott Neuman/NPR

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