Harrowing video footage of rioters breaking into the Capitol building and fighting with police was shown during Donald Trump's second impeachment trial.
Former President Donald Trump has parted ways with his lead impeachment lawyers just over a week before his Senate trial.
Arguments in the Senate trial will begin the week of Feb. 8, and the case against Trump, the first former president to face an impeachment trial.
House Democrats have already voted to impeach Trump for a second time over charges he incited the assault by his supporters on the US Capitol building which left five people dead.
The key stories of the week have been captured by photographers around the world.
The House of Representatives has voted to impeach the president. Now it is over to the Senate.
House of Representatives speaker says Congress may be 'compelled' to impeach the US president if the 25th amendment is not invoked to remove him
The Senate found the president not guilty on abuse of power and obstruction of justice on Wednesday.