#Tear gas

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Chaos ensues in the Capitol. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • A smoky substance in the air was reportedly in the large circular space under the Capitol dome
  • Lawmaker said chamber security and Capitol Police "have their guns drawn"
  • The House and Senate in the process of certifying Joe Biden's victor

.Brazil
Protests have erupted in Porto Alegre, southern Brazil. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • A black man was beaten to death by white guards at a Carrefour supermarket
  • 40-year-old welder Joao Alberto was punched in the face and head
  • A small number of protesters threw stones and fireworks at the police during Monday's protest