As the Trump-inspired terrorists invaded Congress, where my Johnny worked as a doctor, I couldn’t bear to look.
- by Amelia Lester
The new US President's first job is to return to a normal style of government.
- The Herald's View
Thomas Caldwell, Donovan Crowl and Jessica Watkins were the first of more than 125 people arrested in connection with the assault to be charged with conspiracy.
- by Dan Sewell, Ben Finley and Andrew Welsh-Huggins
As three members of the Oath Keepers militia were charged with conspiracy over the Capitol siege, security agencies fear further attacks this year.
- by Farrah Tomazin
While there's no inauguration ball this time around, the gown a first lady chooses for her black-tie debut has the capacity to shape her time in the White House.
- by Melissa Singer
Trump has helped to deepen America's economic and social woes, but the ever-rising “deaths of despair” among working-class white men reveals divisions had been growing for years.
- by Ross Gittins
Labor leader Anthony Albanese will claim Prime Minister Scott Morrison's close relationship with Donald Trump has damaged Australia's alliance with the United States.
- by Anthony Galloway
The swimming coach did not know what to expect when he dialled Klete Keller's phone number. But the last thing he expected was for Keller to dissolve into tears.
- by Karen Crouse
The list of "heroes" Trump wants commemorated includes Abraham Lincoln, Walt Disney and Woody Guthrie, who wrote Old Man Trump about the President's father.
- by Chris Sommerfeldt