Rep. Steve Scalise moved out of ICU

The gunman was identified as Hodgkinson , 66, who volunteered for Bernie Sanders's presidential campaign. U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise has received an outpouring of support since he suffer... Bernie Sanders, whose campaign he had wor... More..

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by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

TS Cindy likely means rain for SW Va, but flooding risk uncertain

Vehicles navigate past waves and debris washing over State Highway 87 as Tropical Storm Cindy approaches Wednesday , June 21, 2017, in High Island, Texas. "Right now, we're not anticipating any severe weathe...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy Downgraded to Tropical Depression

Water wasn't the only problem. "One of our safety concerns is alligators", said local neighborhood watch organizer Erin West. With Cindy's remnants a threat over a huge area, many just hoped severe weather...More..

Zellner: Avery 'extremely optimistic' his conviction will be overturned
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Zellner: Avery 'extremely optimistic' his conviction will be overturned

A three-judge panel from the 7th Circuit on Thursday affirmed the lower court and said Dassey should be freed unless the state of Wisconsin chooses to retry him. But Dassey's confession, according to the ruli...More..

Other Views: Bad day for the Democrats
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Other Views: Bad day for the Democrats

In an interview, Ryan explained that Republicans are using Pelosi in ads to attack Democratic candidates in district races, like they did against Jon Ossoff in Georgia . "Of course I'm open to a meeting"...More..

Should Nancy Pelosi Step Down?
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Should Nancy Pelosi Step Down?

President Donald Trump said he hopes House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi does not step down from her post . A new analysis by the Democracy Fund Voter Study Group shows Trump made huge inroads among the ...More..

Ties with india and Pakistan not zero sum: White House
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Ties with india and Pakistan not zero sum: White House

PM Modi was accompanied with his Portuguese counterpart Antonio Costa. "They are the world's most-followed political leaders on social media", a senior administration official told reporters at a background b...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Schumer vows to fight Senate GOP health care bill

The bill would also bar using tax credits to buy coverage that includes abortions. "Someone has to pay for these people one way or another", she said, "So, it has to be done, I think, in a fairer way than wha...More..

Ex-Vanderbilt Football Player Convicted of Rape
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Ex-Vanderbilt Football Player Convicted of Rape

After about 15 hours of deliberation over two days, the jury found Brandon Banks guilty of one count of aggravated rape and one count of aggravated sexual battery. Banks's lawyer called the images a "highligh...More..

Cindy's remnants: Street flooding from South to Midwest
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Cindy's remnants: Street flooding from South to Midwest

As the storm moves north, the Gulf Coast will continue to experience potentially risky flooding and winds of 40 miles per hour to 50 miles per hour, CNN meteorologist Michael Guy said . "We haven't heard of ...More..

Stars come out for European premiere of Edgar Wright's 'Baby Driver'
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Stars come out for European premiere of Edgar Wright's 'Baby Driver'

And as for other stunts, I did most of the parkour running and jumping and landing on things. A brand new clip has been released for Baby Driver , the new film written and directed by Edgar Wright . That's ...More..

Three people killed in Sandusky County crash
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Three people killed in Sandusky County crash

The 21-year-old driver of the vehicle from Louisville, Kentucky was killed along with two passengers, a19-year-old woman and 25-year-old man. The semi driver has been identified as Christopher Marietta, 39, f...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

New Lawsuit Against Trump Accepting Foreign Income

Maryland and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit Monday against Donald Trump that alleges the president violated the Constitution by accepting foreign payments for his private businesses. Just days af...More..

After 42 Years, Yellowstone Grizzly Will Be Taken Off Endangered Species List
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

After 42 Years, Yellowstone Grizzly Will Be Taken Off Endangered Species List

And some conservationists have argued that placing their conservation back in the hands of states, which can use hunting as a form of population control, is an unnecessary risk. The bears received endangered s...More..

2 on Thunderbirds jet in Ohio accident taken to hospital
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

2 on Thunderbirds jet in Ohio accident taken to hospital

A Thunderbirds Air Force jet went off a runway and overturned Friday during preparations for an OH air show, injuring the pilot and causing a performance to be canceled. The passenger, Sgt. Kenneth Cordova...More..

Death toll in Pakistan attacks climbs to 73
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Death toll in Pakistan attacks climbs to 73

At least 45 people have been killed and 80 others injured in Parachinar , an official from the local administration said. Pakistan has waged a long war with militancy, but security has markedly improved in t...More..

US VP Pence hires lawyer to probe Trump's alleged collusion with Russian Federation
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

US VP Pence hires lawyer to probe Trump's alleged collusion with Russian Federation

His decision to hire Cullen seems wise, as this investigation shows no signs of losing steam anytime soon. Pence joins President Donald Trump in obtaining the services of private, non-White House lawyers fo...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Demonstrators Chant 'Black Lives Matter' During Charleena Lyles Protest in Seattle

Sean Whitcomb discussed Sunday's fatal shooting of Charleena Lyles struck many as inappropriate, although Whitcomb's video-game character just walked around rather than firing any shots. This is not really a ...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Forecasters counting tornadoes in Alabama

There was quite a destructive, though brief, tornado near Birmingham, Alabama, on Thursday; fortunately no one was apparently injured . He did not elaborate. "It's getting to a risky level", Kerner said. Mea...More..

Major League Baseball notes: Red Sox retire Ortiz's number
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Major League Baseball notes: Red Sox retire Ortiz's number

Ortiz retired previous year at the age of 40, leaving the game as the No. 2 home run hitter in Red Sox history and also in the top 10 in nearly every other major offensive category. Also recognized during the...More..

Florida Insurers Request 17.8% Rate Hike On Obamacare Exchanges
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Florida Insurers Request 17.8% Rate Hike On Obamacare Exchanges

That changed with Obamacare . Florida Blue officials said earlier this month that if the new health law takes out the current subsidies, their rates could be 20 percent higher than what they were submitt...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Melania Trump 'Channels' Jackie Kennedy During White House Interview

On Tuesday, a recently fat-shamed Sean Spicer appeared on camera for the first time in over a week to address reporters at the White House Press Briefing. President Trump emphasized at the Congressional P...More..

Dozens arrested in disability advocates' protest at Mitch McConnell's office
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Dozens arrested in disability advocates' protest at Mitch McConnell's office

The statement also stated the group's protest falls on the 18th anniversary of Olmstead v. LC - the 1999 Supreme Court Ruling that first recognized disabled people's right to live in communities rather than i...More..

by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Mueller meets with House leaders amid Trump-Russia probe

Comey has since said he suspects the circumstances of his firing will be scrutinized by Mueller, putting pressure on Trump's supporters to deny any illegal intent - critical to an obstruction of justice case. R...More..

National protest against Sharia Law comes to Harrisburg, Unity rally opposes
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

National protest against Sharia Law comes to Harrisburg, Unity rally opposes

It said sharia justifies the oppression of women and homosexuality, and advocate female genital mutilation. In Seattle , ACT supporters were outnumbered by counter-protesters at a rally that was moved from P...More..