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Former US President Trump acquitted by Senate in second impeachment trial

Former U.S. president Donald Trump's Senate impeachment trial enters its fifth day on Saturday. Senators are poised to vote on whether Donald Trump will be held accountable for inciting the horrific attack at the Capitol after a speedy impeachment trial that laid bare the violence and danger to their own lives and the fragility of the nation’s tradition of a peaceful transfer of presidential power. After a prosecution case rooted in emotive, violent images from the Capitol siege, Trump’s impeachment trial shifted on Friday to defense lawyers who argued that Trump had nothing to do with the violence at the…