ESPN 8 Jan 2021

LeBron James addresses the riots at the U.S. Capitol


Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman react to LeBron James addressing the events that occurred at the U.S. Capitol.
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World leaders, both allies and adversaries, are reacting to the unprecedented attack on the U.S. Capitol. CBS News foreign correspondent Holly Williams joined CBSN to break down the response from different countries and give insight into how the unrest compares to coups she's reported around the world.

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Federal prosecutors have charged three individuals in connection with the riot at the US Capitol, the Department of Justice announced, including a man seen on video carrying House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's lectern and another wearing a bearskin headdress. CNN's Evan Perez reports.
The French president, Australia's prime minister and the Japanese government reacted to the riots at the Capitol with calls for democracy to prevail.
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