The charges against the six men, all from California, were disclosed in an indictment unsealed in federal court in Washington.
One day after top House Republican Kevin McCarthy came out against the commission, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has also expressed opposition, raising hurdles to Senate passage more than four months after the violence.
US Capitol breach on January 6 exposed devastating security and intelligence weaknesses, with military authorities reacting too slowly to calls for National Guard backup against an overwhelming pro-Trump mob, security officials tell Congress.
During arguments, impeachment managers showed a flurry of excerpts from former president Trump's speeches in which he told supporters the only way he could lose is if the election results were rigged.
Some 34 years after first seeking the job, Joe Biden has been sworn in as the 46th US president, bringing to an end the most tumultuous administration of modern times and charting a new course to tackle Covid-19 and unite a splintered nation.
US President Trump in a call with House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy blames "Antifa people" for storming the Capitol, Axios reports, with the latter insisting "it's not Antifa, it's MAGA."
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says recent events in the Europe and the US have revealed once again double standards when it comes to Turkey.
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