Trump says Scalise "in some trouble" as House gavels back in

MedStar Washington Hospital Centre, where Mr Scalise is receiving treatment, said in a statement the congressman "sustained a single rifle shot to the left hip", and that he will need additional surgeries. And before the presidential election, he... More..

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Judge to deadlocked Cosby jury: Keep trying to reach verdict

Rep. Chaka Fattah's federal bribery and fraud trial past year booted a juror after his colleagues on the panel reported they were unable to reach a verdict due to one of their own refusing to deliberate. "H...More..

North Korea freed, sentenced to prison, American student
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

North Korea freed, sentenced to prison, American student

The State Department secured Warmbier's release at President Donald Trump's direction. Moon - a liberal who has historically worked for rapprochement, rather than confrontation, with the North - was critical ...More..

Rep. Steve Scalise undergoes a third surgery after Alexandria shooting
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Rep. Steve Scalise undergoes a third surgery after Alexandria shooting

According to reports , the congressman was transferred to the hospital's Trauma Center, where he underwent immediate surgery, as well as an additional procedure to stop bleeding. Rep. Jack Bergman, R-Mich., a ...More..

Kathy Griffin Claims Trump-Ordered Conspiracy Is Silencing Her After Beheading Photo
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Kathy Griffin Claims Trump-Ordered Conspiracy Is Silencing Her After Beheading Photo

At a press conference in Los Angeles , Griffin said that despite the alleged threats she would not stop making jokes at the president's expense. When a reporter asked how many jobs she's lost since the p...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Alexandria Shooter Bought Guns Legally; Investigation Into Motive Continues

The shooter, James Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, apparently volunteered on Sander's 2016 presidential campaign. Mr Spicer said the president was also briefed by Mr Scalise's medical team, met Capitol ...More..

An estimated 650000 fans attend parade for Penguins' Stanley Cup win
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

An estimated 650000 fans attend parade for Penguins' Stanley Cup win

The victory tour will continue Tuesday night when the Penguins bring the Stanley Cup to PNC Park before the Pirates game. Tom Kuhnhackl was the player to begin the procession, while Sidney Crosby , with ...More..

Trump Visits Wounded Congressman, Still In Critical Condition After Shooting
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Trump Visits Wounded Congressman, Still In Critical Condition After Shooting

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , R-La., and four others were wounded by a 66-year-old IL man who appears to have been a staunch critic of Trump and Republicans. Five people were shot, including Scalise and t...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Trump sits by bedside of congressman wounded in shooting

Zack Barth appeared on the "Today" show with his boss, Rep. Roger Williams , R-Texas, Thursday morning after being discharged from the hospital. Scalise underwent surgery earlier on Wednesday for wounds sust...More..

Missouri Senate passes annual abortion clinic inspections
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Missouri Senate passes annual abortion clinic inspections

Louis who volunteers at Planned Parenthood and attended the rally in the Rotunda. Earlier in the day, more than 150 abortion rights supporters criticized the special session and demanded lawmakers protect...More..

Official hopes charges in Flint water case help return trust
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Official hopes charges in Flint water case help return trust

Should Snyder be next? People in this state and people in Flint deserve a full and complete investigation . Six current and former MI and Flint officials were criminally charged yesterday for their roles...More..

Trump orders more cash, industry input, for apprenticeships
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Trump orders more cash, industry input, for apprenticeships

Seleznow argues that apprenticeships are best for workers with some skills and educational background, but for those lacking basic skills, job training programs tend to offer more classroom time. In the lat...More..

Public works projects on Trump's agenda for OH visit
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Public works projects on Trump's agenda for OH visit

In a tweet early Wednesday, Trump also announced Christopher Wray as his pick to succeed Comey as Federal Bureau of Investigation director. U.S. Sen. Wednesday's event, paired with Comey's testimony, is par...More..

Crash on George Washington Bridge leaves man, 5-year-old daughter dead
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Crash on George Washington Bridge leaves man, 5-year-old daughter dead

This has said by a law enforcement sources. This horrific accident has occurred at about 8 p.m, in Manhattan on the eastbound side of the transverse roadway coming from the bridge's upper level. They were all t...More..

Congressional ballgame goes on despite shooting
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Congressional ballgame goes on despite shooting

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump traveled hospital where House Majority Leader Steve Scalise of La. was taken after being shot in Alexandria, Va., during a Congressional baseball practice. ...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Starr: No obstruction case against Trump from evidence so far

I've broken down each of the three prongs below. To better understand the others, check out Amber Phillips's guide . Mr Comey told Congress last week he believed he was sacked by Mr Trump to undermine th...More..

Neighbors call GOP shooter a 'radical nut' who was 'reckless' with firearms
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Neighbors call GOP shooter a 'radical nut' who was 'reckless' with firearms

The shooter was identified as James T. Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old home inspector from IL who had several minor run-ins with the law in recent years and belonged to a Facebook group called " Terminate the Rep...More..

Belleville Gunman Who Shot Top GOP Congressman Had History of Arrests
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Belleville Gunman Who Shot Top GOP Congressman Had History of Arrests

A rifle-wielding critic of President Donald Trump opened fire Wednesday on United States lawmakers practicing for a charity baseball game, seriously wounding a top Republican congressman and three others befo...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Southern Baptists reach consensus, denouncing 'alt-right' movement

After a fierce backlash on social media, Southern Baptists reversed course and adopted a statement denouncing "alt-right white supremacy", calling it "antithetical to the Gospel of Jesus Christ". "I thought it ...More..

Vehicle jumps curb in Hell's Kitchen; 10 injured: FDNY
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Vehicle jumps curb in Hell's Kitchen; 10 injured: FDNY

Then he keep going and hit the wall, ' Singh said. Witnesses said five people were in the SUV. " In the moment it touched the cab by the front, it totally changed direction and ran onto the sidewalk ". Nine oth...More..

Orlando soccer star Larin arrested for DUI
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Orlando soccer star Larin arrested for DUI

The Sentinel reported that Florida Highway Patrol officers said Larin was with a female passenger, and had been told by the pair that they were coming from Club ONO in downtown Orlando. Larin immediately deli...More..

GOP baseball team coach: 'We need to play this game'
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

GOP baseball team coach: 'We need to play this game'

In a statement Wednesday, Williams said that at about 7 a.m. this morning, a gunman arrived at the practice and opened fire. "There were dozens, if not hundreds of shots", said Barton, emotionally recounting ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Ralph Northam wins nomination; GOP race too close to call

Gillespie, who was a counselor to President George W. Bush, and the new GOP in Mr. Stewart, who was pushing immigration crackdowns well before Mr. Trump and had been chairman of the Trump campaign in Virginia ...More..

Japan approves contentious bill against planning crimes
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Japan approves contentious bill against planning crimes

The Prime Minister of Japan's , Shinzo Abe , ruling bloc pursued on passing the said bill to the upper house early on Thursday, despite vocal oppositions. "Prime Minister Abe and the coalition partners owe a ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

What's next in the Russia investigation

When Republican Chairman Richard Burr of North Carolina interjected and noted that "the senator's time has expired", a wide grin swept across Sessions' face, as he looked up at the chairman and former colle...More..

London's Grenfell Tower fire death toll rises to 17
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

London's Grenfell Tower fire death toll rises to 17

More than 200 firefighters, backed up by 40 fire engines, fought for hours to try to control the blaze, London's deadliest for a generation. Fire swept through a high-rise apartment building in west London...More..

Proposal limits tax credit funds, retains gas project money
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Proposal limits tax credit funds, retains gas project money

The bill will be debated on the House floor Wednesday. The capital budget is one of the unresolved pieces, with the special session scheduled to end Friday. Despite the often poor relations between the two Ho...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Sessions vehemently denies Russian Federation collusion claims

The attorney general stepped aside from the Justice Department probe into Russian meddling in the campaign on March 2, the day after The Washington Post reported on two previously undisclosed meetings wit...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Congressman shot, others injured at baseball practice

The 66-year-old gunman was identified as James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, an ardent supporter of liberal Senator Bernie Sanders - who said he was "sickened" by what he called a "despicable act"....More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Midlands Residents Honor Victims of Pulse Nightclub Shooting

Mateen pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group during the massacre. "I realize that gathering here in this place, at this hour, is beyond hard", Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer said. News agencies reported ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Queen offers prayers for families and tribute to rescuers at Grenfell Tower

The apartment tower is so huge there is still no exact count of the missing. As well as the generous public, celebrities and football clubs have expressed their shock and offered to help people impacted by th...More..

Both sides pressure Scott on schools bill
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Both sides pressure Scott on schools bill

The final version of the bill also has tougher penalties for synthetic drugs offenders, including murder charges for drug dealers in cases where the buyer overdoses and dies. The legislation was a top priority ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Suspect Dead After Shooting At GOP Baseball Practice In Virginia

A second Capitol police officer suffered non-gunshot injuries, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said . The incident left many lawmakers on Capitol Hill stunned. He said he saw a U.S. Park Police helicopte...More..

Trump makes call for unity after lawmaker shot
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Trump makes call for unity after lawmaker shot

The Trumps talked to doctors and sat at Scalise's bedside to visit with his family, including his wife Jennifer, the White House said. Saying that the Republicans' baseball team has "been practicing here fo...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Hospital says Rep. Steve Scalise needs more operations

Two congressmen representing the Brazos Valley were also at the practice. The shooter, James Hodgkinson, was a small business owner in IL who defined himself publicly by his firm support of Bernie Sanders' ...More..