David Begnaud (@DavidBegnaud )

David Begnaud

Bio Lead National Correspondent 4 @CBSThisMorning, @CBSNews. Anchor, @CBSNewsRadio’s ’Reporter’s Notebook’. Boo 2 a Boo. Uncle. Brother. Cajun. Paddington’s dad. 🐶
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iPhone : ...On January 11th Williams’ mother filed a suspicious persons report against the witness that provided the info about the laptop to the FBI.”

iPhone : ... Twitter, Reddit, Telegram, and Parler.
 Her mother told law enforcement that her daughter had taken a sudden interest in President Trump’s politics and “far right message boards.”...

iPhone : Williams has appeared to have fled, she packed a bag & did not tell her mother where she was going but said she would be gone for a couple of weeks. She has changed her telephone number & deleted what are believed to have been her social media accounts on Facebook, Instagram...

iPhone : “... but that the transfer of the computer device to Russia fell through for unknown reasons and Williams still has the computer device or destroyed it. “This matter remains under investigation.”

iPhone : ... computer or hard drive from Speaker Pelosi’s office. The witness told the FBI that “WILLIAMS intended to send the computer device to a friend in Russia, who then planned to sell the device to SVR, Russia’s foreign intelligence service...”

iPhone : From the affidavit against her: Riley Williams’ former romantic partner called the FBI several times in the days following the riots to report that they had seen her in videos inside the Capitol, but friends of Williams had shown the tipster a video of Williams taking a laptop...

iPhone : Riley J. Williams is charged in the Capitol riot.
She allegedly stole a computer from Nancy Pelosi’s office, & now FBI is investigating a tip that she intended to send the computer to a friend in Russia who’d sell it to Russian intelligence.
Williams appears to have “fled”.

iPhone : Omg: So many people have died in Los Angeles County that officials have temporarily suspended air-quality regulations that limit the number of cremations. latimes.com/california/sto…

iPhone : NEW: The FBI is investigating a claim that a PA woman who rioted at the Capitol on Jan. 6 stole a laptop from Speaker Pelosi's office and intended to sell it to the Russians.

The FBI says she appears to have fled. More about this bizarre case: politico.com/news/2021/01/1…

iPhone : Rudy Giuliani now says he won’t on the Trump impeachment defense team. “Because I gave an earlier speech [at the January 6 Trump rally], I am a witness and therefore unable to participate in court or Senate chamber,” he tells me.

iPhone : Trump’s “ceremony” is scheduled for 8 a.m. at the military base where the outgoing president will make his final departure aboard Air Force One.

He’ll be 1st living US president in more than a century to choose not to attend regular exchange of power.


iPhone : “...the threats against Biden’s inauguration have been fueled by supporters of President Donald Trump, far-right militants, white supremacists and other radical groups. Many believe Trump’s baseless accusations that the election was stolen from him...” apnews.com/article/biden-…

iPhone : NEW: FBI vetting Guard troops in DC amid fears of insider attack

“So far, however, he and other leaders say they have seen no evidence of any threats, and officials said the vetting hadn’t flagged any issues.”apnews.com/article/biden-…

iPhone : “Fox paid so much that the network didn’t have to apologize for the May 2017 story on FoxNews.com.
But there was one curious provision that Fox insisted on: The settlement had to be kept secret for a month — until after the Nov. 3 election...” twitter.com/benyt/status/1…

Twitter Web App : NEW: White House sends invitations for Trump’s departure event at Joint Base Andrews—starts at 8a Wednesday.

Guests must arrive between 6a and 7:15a; may bring up to five other people; and must wear mask, the invites say, according to one shared with me by an ex Trump official.

iPhone : “The AP’s review found at least three of the Trump campaign aides named on the permit rushed to obscure their connections to the demonstration. They deactivated or locked down their social media profiles and removed tweets that referenced the rally.” apnews.com/article/electi…