Shooter at Republican Baseball Practice Contacted Congressional Office 10 Times

A portrait of Sanders, the Independent senator from Vermont and the first Jewish candidate to win major nominating contests in a presidential primary season when he vied past year for the Democratic presidential nod, is the background photo on Hodgki... More..

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Netanyahu: Israel stands with victims of shooting attack on Republicans

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi lashed out angrily at such comments. He says he has never seen things as polarizing and divisive as they are right now. Thompson spoke about oil in his district, then shifte...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Top GOP lawmaker wounded; gunfire at baseball practice

The FBI has officially identified the man suspected of shooting at Republican lawmakers during a practice for an annual charity baseball game as James T. A Sanders campaign staffer said Hodgkinson didn't p...More..

by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Amid uproar, Southern Baptists condemn 'alt-right' movement

A national meeting of Southern Baptists will consider condemning the political movement known as the "alt-right" amid an uproar over the denomination's commitment to confronting prejudice. Steve Gaines , presid...More..

Multiple fatalities in Florida workplace shooting: sheriff
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Multiple fatalities in Florida workplace shooting: sheriff

Officers arrived two minutes after being dispatched, the sheriff said. The Orange County sheriff says a lone gunman appeared to single out his victims in the Orlando awning factory where he killed 5 peopl...More..

Mobile will begin rolling out its 600MHz network this summer
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Mobile will begin rolling out its 600MHz network this summer

The timeline now calls for site testing to begin this summer , with commercial operations expected to follow later in 2017. The operator said that it expects that devices with 600 MHz support will arrive from ...More..

Man at center of Flint death case lived there all his life
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Man at center of Flint death case lived there all his life

Nick Lyon , director of Michigan Health and Human Services, "failed in his responsibilities to protect the health and safety of the citizens of Flint ", state AG Bill Schuette said at a press conference Wednes...More..

Vehicles collide, SUV jumps curb, hits pedestrians
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Vehicles collide, SUV jumps curb, hits pedestrians

Medics treated the driver of the livery cab and his passenger at the scene of the crash. Witnesses said five people were in the SUV. A small collision took place, followed by a larger one involving an SUV, ac...More..

Ariel Winter & Boyfriend Levi Meaden Get Matching Tattoos
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Ariel Winter & Boyfriend Levi Meaden Get Matching Tattoos

The 19-year-old actress documented her trip to a tattoo parlor with Meaden and another friend Wednesday on Snapchat . Winter and the Aftermath actor, 29, also permanently expressed their love with coordina...More..

Is Donald Trump Experiencing Cognitive Decline?
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Is Donald Trump Experiencing Cognitive Decline?

On Trump's plane ride home after a trip to Wisconsin, Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters he "has no intention" of firing Mueller, even though she maintained that "the president has the right to". The letter ...More..

Windsor police investigating cross-border abduction
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Windsor police investigating cross-border abduction

A friend of the victim called Windsor police at 2:20 a.m.to report that two men took the woman against her will from a home on Maple Avenue and left in a vehicle with MA plates. The two men are known to the w...More..

Sessions brands Russian Federation collusion claims a 'lie'
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Sessions brands Russian Federation collusion claims a 'lie'

Sessions also argued that his recusal from the Russian Federation investigation did not mean that he should be barred from his oversight duties over the FBI , following claims by Democrats that he should have ...More..

IL governor calls special session to force budget deal
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

IL governor calls special session to force budget deal

The bills require three-fifths majority votes for passage instead of a simple majority. The Democratic Governors Association was quick to respond, blasting Rauner in a news release for waiting to call the spe...More..

Chance The Rapper & Liz Dozier Announce
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Chance The Rapper & Liz Dozier Announce "Chicago Beyond" Initiative

For more information, watch Chance's Facebook announcement video below. Chicago Beyond's Liz Dozier was on hand for the announcement of the $2 million challenge from her organization, explaining "we're ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Trump affects Virginia primaries, but not as expected

In November, Virginia will be one of only two states electing a governor, and the commonwealth's race has always been seen as the first indicator of the national mood after a presidential election the year be...More..

Trump investigated for possible obstruction of justice
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Trump investigated for possible obstruction of justice

North Carolina Republican Richard Burr and Virginia Democrat Mark Warner aren't providing any other details regarding the meeting. Democratic senators pressed him on the legal rationale for his refusal to dis...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Donald Trump faces investigation for possible obstruction of justice

That prompted Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to appoint Robert Mueller - himself a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director - as special counsel the following week. Trump had previously bee...More..

Congressman, 3 Others Shot at Virginia Baseball Field
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Congressman, 3 Others Shot at Virginia Baseball Field

As a result, Williams injured his right ankle, knee and foot, for which he was later treated at an Alexandria hospital. "I got shot this morning at the baseball fields but I am in the hospital and OK", Barth ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Trump should let special counsel finish his work

Tuesday morning, Trump supporter Ari Fleischer, who served as President George W. Bush's press secretary, again highlighted the issue of Mueller's probe being handled by attorneys who have donated mostly to D...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

US special counsel probing Trump for possible obstruction

Sessions argued that in the context of the hearing, "my answer was a fair and correct response to the charge as I understood it". During his testimony, the former Alabama senator was often defiant, te...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Trump dismisses obstruction of justice probe as 'phony story'

Mr Mueller is seeking to interview Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers , according to the people, who asked for anonymity because of the sensitiv...More..

'Sickened by despicable act': Sanders condemns supporter's shooting of GOP congressman
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

'Sickened by despicable act': Sanders condemns supporter's shooting of GOP congressman

Scott Applewhite). "Congressman Scalise is a friend, and a very good friend", Trump said . The others shot and wounded were a congressional aide, a lobbyist for Tyson Foods, and a US Capitol Police off...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Trump Sits by Wounded Scalise's Bedside

Also wounded were one current congressional aide and one former aide who now works as a lobbyist, officials said. The suspected shooter, later identified as James Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Illinois, was ...More..

Congressman's condition 'more difficult' than first thought
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Congressman's condition 'more difficult' than first thought

WASHINGTON (CNN) - President Donald Trump planned to pay a visit to the U.S. congressman who was critically wounded Wednesday at baseball practice outside Washington, a White House official said. There were...More..

London tower fire: Muslims awake for Ramzan helped save lives
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

London tower fire: Muslims awake for Ramzan helped save lives

Currently, 17 people are known to have died in the blaze, six of whom have been provisionally identified, but the death toll is expected rise significantly. "We as the police have started an investigation, I me...More..