Trump Makes A Surprise Visit To Hospital Treating Critically Injured Congressman

Meanwhile, the business of the U.S. House will resume Thursday, a day after a rifle-wielding attacker opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing for that charity baseball game. Multiple outlets identify the deceased gunman as 66-year-old James Ho... More..

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House & Senate Negotiators Reach Deal On $11.7 Billion State Budget
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

House & Senate Negotiators Reach Deal On $11.7 Billion State Budget

Deep philosophical divides stalled progress during the preceding extended regular session. "But it gets the job done", he said. But, House Rules Chair Gabrielle LeDoux (R-Anchorage) said if lawmakers are to...More..

Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible Trump obstruction
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible Trump obstruction

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein named Mueller as special counsel in mid-May as allegations swirled that the Department of Justice couldn't handle the probe in an unbiased way. Franken said that the T...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Seeking Normalcy, Congress Heads Back to Work Day After Shooting

The FBI said it had recovered and was attempting to trace two weapons, a rifle and a handgun, and was actively investigating Hodgkinson's "associates, whereabouts, social media impressions, and potential motiva...More..

Albany nightclub remembers Pulse shooting victims one year later
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Albany nightclub remembers Pulse shooting victims one year later

At noon, church bells throughout the Orlando area rang 49 times. Florida Governor Rick Scott declared "Pulse Remembrance Day" and ordered flags to be flown at half-staff throughout the state. When Carter sp...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

London fire death toll at 17; 'miracle' if any more survivors

Cotton added that it "could take weeks" to complete a full search of the 24-storey block of flats. The London Fire Brigade says its crews were able to rescue 65 people from the building. Construction for ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Illinois Republican: Shooter Contacted Our Office 10 Times in Past Year

A top House Republican, Steve Scalise of Louisiana, was shot by a rifle-wielding gunman Wednesday at a congressional baseball practice just outside of Washington . Bernie Sanders and volunteered for his 2016...More..

Gov. Scott to sign controversial education bill today in Orlando
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Gov. Scott to sign controversial education bill today in Orlando

Some state legislators on both sides of the aisle complained that the bill's measures were crammed in at the last minute with little public debate. The final version of the bill also has tougher penalties for...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Trump, Melania visit wounded senior Congressman in hospital

Roger Williams; and two U.S. Capitol Police Officers, David Bailey and Crystal Griner. The dead gunman, James T. Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Ill., left a trail of angry letters to his local newspaper and s...More..

Gunman shoots USA congressman, police at baseball practice
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Gunman shoots USA congressman, police at baseball practice

U.S. president Donald Trump has visited critically-ill party whip Steve Scalise , who was shot by a rifle-wielding attacker as he practised for a charity baseball game. There will be plenty of security at th...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

US Republican Steve Scalise shot in baseball ambush

He was undergoing surgery at a hospital and was in stable condition. "The bullet traveled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding", hospital officials said...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Donald Trump's Russian Federation troubles just got much more serious

The intelligence community seems to be united in that, but I have to tell you, Senator King, I know nothing but what I've read in the paper. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., questions Attorney General Jeff Sessions o...More..

Minnesota leaders respond to shooting wounding GOP leader
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Minnesota leaders respond to shooting wounding GOP leader

John Kennedy explained. "I hope to God that the FBI investigates it, the Secret Service, and they find out it's not true". In a brief interview in a Senate hallway, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said...More..

Trump sits by bedside of congressman wounded in shooting
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Trump sits by bedside of congressman wounded in shooting

Roger Williams of Texas. Their surprise visit at a city hospital came late last night after the gunman identified as James Hodgkinson, 66, opened fire during the practice session in Alexandria , Virgini...More..

Trump says Scalise condition 'difficult'
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Trump says Scalise condition 'difficult'

The gunman, later identified as 66-year-old IL man James T. Hodgkinson, died from gunshot wounds at the hospital after a gun battle with police at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park Field, where dozens of GOP lawmak...More..

Suspect Dead After Shooting At GOP Baseball Practice In Virginia
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Suspect Dead After Shooting At GOP Baseball Practice In Virginia

Claudia Tenney , R-N.Y., received an email. One of his major legislative accomplishments was ensuring that penalties paid after the BP oil spill go to areas affected by the spill. "You know, it shouldn't take a...More..

Missouri Senate passes annual abortion clinic inspections
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Missouri Senate passes annual abortion clinic inspections

The measure would also allow the state attorney general, now abortion opponent Republican Josh Hawley, authority to prosecute violations of abortion laws. The charity helps veterans transition to the private-se...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Trump reportedly under investigation for obstruction of justice in Russian Federation probe

Robert Mueller is overseeing an Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry into Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 election but has now widened the probe to include the president, it is claimed. The NSA sa...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Members of Congress receive threats, consider security following shooting

Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise , R-La., speaks with the media on Capitol Hill , Wednesday, May 17, 2017 in Washington. IN lawmakers are responding after the attack in Virginia which injured five, includin...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Congressman shot at baseball field in Virginia

President Trump visited Congressman Scalise in the hospital. Scalise is the first member of Congress shot since Rep. Gabrielle Giffords , D-Ariz., was attacked in 2011. Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin, who mad...More..

SC Rep. Jeff Duncan Safe after Baseball Game Shooting
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

SC Rep. Jeff Duncan Safe after Baseball Game Shooting

Many Democrats and Republicans refrained from politicizing the attack or casting it as a referendum on the Second Amendment. NBC News reports the suspect is James T. Capitol Police officers would likely be in...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Pres. Trump proposal aims at another way of getting people to work

They said the president will offer more details at some point this week - Trump is slated to visit a technical school in Wisconsin on Tuesday and will deliver a policy speech at the Labor Department on Wednes...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Louisville's Pitino suspended for 5 ACC games

Players deemed ineligible would be those involved in the sex parties, which are considered impermissible benefits. UofL Interim President Greg Postel issued a statement shortly after the NCAA's findings. Loui...More..

US Open: Day One
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

US Open: Day One

Payne Stewart made a 15-foot par putt on the last hole to beat Mickelson by one shot. He didn't think he caused it to move, called in the walking referee and no penalty was assessed. If Leonard's crystal ball i...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Congressman's shooting first test for Trump-era gun debate

Capitol, members of Congress, staff and the visiting public, and. we saw how our officers' extensive training and quick response saved lives", he said . After the attack, Doyle invited Barton's team to join th...More..