Allies and supporters of former President Donald Trump have accused The New York Times of “lying” and “spreading propaganda” after the newspaper published an article about Ray Epps in regard to the January 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol. Above, Trump supporters clash with police and security forces as people try to storm the Capitol on January 6, 2021, in Washington, D.C.BRENT STIRTON/GETTY IMAGES
Judge denies Steve Bannon’s attempt to delay trial
On Thursday, a federal judge again denied a request by Steve Bannon to delay his criminal contempt trial. Bannon’s lawyers had expressed concern about the extensive media coverage of the ex-adviser to President Donald Trump.