Sedition and conspiracy charges among the 170 cases opened in federal probe of U.S. Capitol attack

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As night fell in the nation’s capital Jan. 6, Washington DC police and the Virginia National Guard restored order. (Photo by Alex Kent)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance. Before joining States Newsroom, Ariana covered public health and chemical policy on Capitol Hill for E&E News. As a Florida native, she's worked for the Miami Herald and her hometown paper, the Tampa Bay Times. Her work has also appeared in the Chicago Tribune and NPR. She is a graduate of the University of Florida.

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