Republican leader, Capitol officers and aide shot at congressional baseball practice

The White House said Trump will speak from the Diplomatic Room at 11:30 a.m. Brooks also said the shooter shot two officers working protective detail for the Congress members at the event. Mr Scalise represents a district that includes some New Orl... More..

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Gunman shoots congressman, others at baseball practice
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Gunman shoots congressman, others at baseball practice

Our prayers are with @ SteveScalise and other victims. Congressman Fred Upton was not there, and his spokesman tells WSJM News no members of their staff were at the practice. He said someone had used a belt a...More..

Gunman wounds GOP congressman, then killed by police
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Gunman wounds GOP congressman, then killed by police

Ryan said Thursday's baseball game will continue as scheduled. Barth is receiving medical attention and is expected to make a full recovery, Williams said. "He said, 'I'm thirsty.' Obviously, you don't know how...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Congressman who witnessed Virginia shooting: Shooter 'was going after elected officials'

Scalise, the Capitol Police & all those impacted". Police in Alexandria, Virginia, say five people were taken to area hospitals, including the gunman who opened fire Wednesday morning. After the incident was ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Secret Service says they don't have Trump tapes

Comey said a decision was made not report to Sessions a February 14 White House meeting where Trump pressed the director to drop the FBI's inquiry into Flynn, whom Trump fired for withholding information abo...More..

Hill Russia investigators plow forward, Mueller meetings on horizon
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Hill Russia investigators plow forward, Mueller meetings on horizon

Sessions is likely to be asked whether he played a role in Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey last month. However, the Washington Post reported on March 1 , citing Justice Department officials...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Trump on Comey: He's a leaker

The latter testified that Trump urged him to ease off the probe around Flynn, but the U.S. president said that was something he did not do. Trump seemed to say that he "100 percent" would, but then rambled a ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions denies 'false and scurrilous Russian Federation allegations'

Sessions did a very good job and, in particular, was very strong on the point that there was no collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign", she said. First, Sessions discounted Comey's r...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Baby dropped from window of burning London tower

A blog post from Grenfell Action Group in November said "only a catastrophic event" would expose the concerns residents had. The post was the latest in a series that dated back to 2013. The appeal, on the J...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Congressional baseball game will go on despite shooting

We are united in our shock, we are united in our anguish. I know we want to give our thanks to the first responders and the Alexandria Police Department, who were on the scene in minutes. Rep. Eric Swalwell, ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Top House GOP leader shot at congressional baseball practice

A congressional aide said Scalise was in stable condition at George Washington University Hospital . It was not known the condition of the others who were shot . At least five people were injured in the...More..

Rep. Scalise shot in Virginia
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Rep. Scalise shot in Virginia

Police confirmed in tweets that it was investigating reports of a " multiple shooting". Representative Mo Brooks , who was at the scene, reportedly stopped Scalise's bleeding by using a belt as a tourni...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Aaron Judge demolishes 495-foot homer over the Yankee Stadium bleachers

The Yankees couldn't land a knockout blow to Meyer, but Didi Gregorius delivered run-scoring singles in the third and fifth, two of his four hits in the game, to give NY a 2-1 lead. "Most guys, they're ho...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Once Again, Senators Try to Cut Off Kamala Harris

Throughout the hearing Sessions dodged questions on a panoply of topics using his dubious interpretation of executive privilege. Sessions fired back. "I never asked for any documentation", Sessions said....More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

White House torn over Mueller's role as pressure grows

If there were not good cause it wouldn't matter what anyone said". Just weeks ago, Gingrich had heaped praise on Mueller, hailing him as a "superb choice" for special counsel whose reputation was "impeccable ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

President Trump Blasts James Comey for 'Lies,' Declares 'Total and Complete Vindication'

But Mr Trump insisted during a press conference with Romania's President Klaus Werner Iohannis that Mr Comey lied in some parts of the testimony he gave to the Senate intelligence committee, and asserted that n...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Jeff Sessions Didn't Exactly Give James Comey A Performance Review

Asked by Joe Manchin, the Democratic senator from West Virginia, whether a list of Trump campaign advisors were in direct contact with Russian officials, Session said "I have no information" or " I don't ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

US Missile Defense Site Photographed by North Korean Drone

South Korea's new president Moon Jae In has proposed staging the 2030 World Cup with other countries in Northeast Asia, including North Korea , in a meeting with Federation Internationale de Football Assoc...More..

N.Korea to soon test ICBM: State media
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

N.Korea to soon test ICBM: State media

Isolated but nuclear-armed, North Korea has test-fired a missile nearly every week for the past few weeks. Thursday's launches are the North's fifth round of tests-three ballistic missile launches, a ...More..

Two inmates escape from Oklahoma jail…for the second time in 3 months
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Two inmates escape from Oklahoma jail…for the second time in 3 months

He is accused of killing Robert Goodwin, Jr.in Stroud in 2016. The escapees are: Jeremy Tyson Irvin, 31; Brian Allen Moody, 23; Sonny Baker, 41; and Trey Glenn Goodnight, 27. The Sheriff's Office asked that p...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Columnist Kirsten Powers: 'How was Sen. Harris hysterical?'

She has used her prosecutorial background to ask pointed, tough questions - and for that she is being admonished. Harris: Sir, I'm just asking you about the DOJ policy you referred to. Burr interjected. "The...More..

China overturns rejections of 9 Trump trademarks
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

China overturns rejections of 9 Trump trademarks

About three quarters of the factory's 2,759 workers were women and many could not afford to live with their children. Workers also said they are verbally abused, and that the factory employs disturbing tactic...More..

Appears to confirm Comey's testimony on Flynn investigation
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Appears to confirm Comey's testimony on Flynn investigation

President Donald Trump on Friday said he's "100%" willing to testify under oath about what was said in his meetings with former FBI Director James Comey . Trump's tweet about Comey was one in a series Su...More..

Senator Paul calls Virginia shooting a 'killing field'
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Senator Paul calls Virginia shooting a 'killing field'

Brooks said he and others in the dugout aided a wounded staffer until officers began firing back at the shooter. "He's shooting back across the in field at the man with the rifle". Law-enforcement officials tol...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Golden State Warriors' NBA Finals Win Takes Social Media by Storm

The Warriors have a core of four All-NBA stars, in their primes, eligible to be locked up long term. The 2017 NBA Finals showed that the Cavaliers aren't equipped to beat the Warriors as now assembl...More..