Robert Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

There is no question that as long as Mueller is investigating the possibility of the Trump campaign's collusion with the Russians and obstruction of justice in the firing of James Comey , a black cloud of adverse publicity will hover over the Trum... More..

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Candidate's 'despicable' email attacks Republican hours after he was attacked by gunman

The unannounced visit to MedStar Washington Hospital Center came hours after Scalise emerged from surgery after he was injured during a shooting at a Congressional Baseball Game practice in Alexandria , Va...More..

Virginia Governor Calls For Stricter Gun Controls After Shooting
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Virginia Governor Calls For Stricter Gun Controls After Shooting

Rand Paul and Jeff Flake - hit the ground. "You had no way to defend yourself". Van Cleave says he wasn't planning to have the gun debate Wednesday, but felt the need to say something in light of the govern...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Vermont's Congressional Delegation Responds To Virginia Shooting

The shooter later died of his injuries, President Donald Trump told the nation from the White House. Steve Scalise , 51, the No.3 Republican in the House of Representatives, was shot in the hip and taken t...More..

The Alexandria shooting and Virginia gun laws
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

The Alexandria shooting and Virginia gun laws

With lax gun laws and more than 300 million guns in the United States, no Republican, Democrat , Independent or unaffiliated citizen is safe from gun violence. I have long talked about this. But the issu...More..

Panicked UPS workers flee California gunfire that killed 4
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Panicked UPS workers flee California gunfire that killed 4

UPS spokesman Steve Gaut said the shooter was a company employee. Two others were wounded. Police sources told KPIX 5 the employee was identified as Jimmy Lam. "The police officers were right on the scene jus...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

WH: Trump Has 'No Intention' of Firing Mueller

The talk about dismissing Mueller appeared to be coming from Trump allies - including some close to the White House strategist Steve Bannon - who are increasingly frustrated over the prospect of a long inquiry....More..

It's President Trump's 71st birthday
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

It's President Trump's 71st birthday

Kellyanne Conway retweeted-with hashtag "this"-a quote from one of the Republicans in attendance at the practice saying someone he thought may have been the shooter had asked if it was Republicans or Democra...More..

Shooter had been hanging around near the field for weeks, man says
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Shooter had been hanging around near the field for weeks, man says

A government official says the suspect in the Virginia shooting that injured Rep. Steve Scalise and several others has been identified as Hodgkinson. Hodgkinson opened fire on a GOP baseball practice, hitti...More..

What we know about the Congressional baseball victims
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

What we know about the Congressional baseball victims

Griner was hospitalized Wednesday after she was shot in the ankle while Bailey "was treated and released having sustained a minor injury", Capitol Police said in a statement. "Democrats and Republicans, we ha...More..

Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea: A timeline
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea: A timeline

She tells reporters, "we are grateful and thankful" for Warmbier's release, but says it is "too soon" to talk about dialogue between the USA and North Korea . There was some speculation that he might plead the...More..

A look at the victims of the congressional baseball practice shooting
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

A look at the victims of the congressional baseball practice shooting

They had gathered on this muggy morning, trading suits and ties for sneakers and baseball caps, to practice for Thursday's annual left-right match-up, a friendly Democratic-Republican rivalry for charity in a c...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

At least 12 dead, dozens injured in London fire

Cladding has been added to a number of buildings across London in recent years, meant to provide insulation as well as improve the appearance of older buildings. CHELLAT: And I said, what's going on? Accordi...More..

Rain, thunderstorms possible for the midstate on Thursday night
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Rain, thunderstorms possible for the midstate on Thursday night

Southwest wind 5 to 7 miles per hour. Sunday NightMostly clear, with a low around 59. Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1 a.m. Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88....More..

Multiple People Shot in Del Ray Section of Alexandria
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Multiple People Shot in Del Ray Section of Alexandria

The others injured included a Tyson Foods lobbyist, a staffer for U.S. Rep. Roger Williams (R-Tex.) and two Capitol Police officers. Trump planned to make the stop past 8 p.m. So when an anti-Trump gunman...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Victims in baseball-field shooting all came to Washington to serve

Brooks said a number of congressmen and staffers helped others who were at the practice. "There must have been 50 to 100 shots fired". "This is a great story, something that will come out of this", Fleischm...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

What Witnesses Saw When Gunfire Struck A Congressional Baseball Practice

Trump later visited the hospital where Scalise was recovering. Rep. Juan Vargas, D-San Diego, tweeted: "My thoughts and prayers are with Rep. Scalise, Hill staffers, Capitol Police officers, and everyon...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

US Congressman Steve Scalise shot at baseball practice in Virginia

Hodgkinson had strong feelings against President Trump . US President Donald Trump , a Republican, said he and Vice President Mike Pence were aware of the shooting and are monitoring developments closely...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Victims recovering after shooting during Congressional baseball practice

The shooter volunteered on the failed presidential campaign of Bernie Sanders , who issued a statement denouncing the violence, and had several previous minor run-ins with law enforcement.The Belleville Ne...More..

NPR Reporter On Scene At Congressional Shooting
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

NPR Reporter On Scene At Congressional Shooting

The Alabama lawmaker said he colleague "crawled into the outfield, leaving a trail of blood". Two law enforcement sources told CNN the shooter, who is in police custody, has been taken to a hospital. The ...More..

Kathy Griffin Blames the Trumps for Career Downfall
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Kathy Griffin Blames the Trumps for Career Downfall

Ms. Griffin says, "I'm not laying down for this guy, I'm going to keep making jokes about this guy". Griffin shared a photo and a video from the shoot prompting CNN to fire Griffin from her decade-long gi...More..

US National Spelling Bee Contest: 12-Year-Old Girl Wins $40k Prize
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

US National Spelling Bee Contest: 12-Year-Old Girl Wins $40k Prize

The word that broke the stalemate: " marocain ", which refers to a dress fabric of ribbed crêpe. Vinay, at 12, follows a long list of Indian-American students who emerged as champions in the national competit...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Florida Rep. DeSantis: Words with gunman 'confrontational…little odd'

DeSantis said when he heard the name of the shooter reported, he did a Google image search and found Hodgkinson's Twitter account, then sent the image to Duncan. "The type of guy if you were walking down the st...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

California Congressman Moves to Impeach President Trump

The Senate-passed plan would raise the personal income tax rate from 3.75 percent to 4.95 percent and the corporate income tax from 5.25 percent to 7 percent. He has 67 votes - he needs four, at least four Repu...More..

Sanders condemns Virginia shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaign
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Sanders condemns Virginia shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaign

After James T. Hodgkinson allegedly opened fire on a congressional baseball practice in Virginia on Wednesday, authorities are searching for information to help them understand his motivations. In March, Ho...More..