US terrorism alert warns of politically motivated violence

Trump supporters try to break through a police barrier Jan. 6 at the U.S. Capitol. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)

WASHINGTON — The Department of Homeland Security issued a national terrorism bulletin Wednesday warning of the lingering potential for violence from people motivated by antigovernment sentiment after President Joe Biden’s election, suggesting the Jan. 6 riot at the Capitol may embolden extremists and set the stage for additional attacks.