Ashanti Smith is sharing her story exclusively with Leah Henry about what took place near the Capitol on January 6th. In a viral video, Smith was a part of a mob that turned violent and was seen punching a woman in the face.

So far, a total of 82 people have been arrested for Wednesday's riots at the U.S. Capitol building. 

Crowds arrive for the "Stop the Steal" rally on January 06, 2021 in Washington, DC. Trump supporters gathered in the nation's capital today to protest the ratification of President-elect Joe Biden's Electoral College victory over President Trump in the 2020 election.


The White House is pressuring Congress to pass a $1.9 billion bill to provide emergency funding for Zika.