Shooting at GOP event: Rep Steve Scalise, aide shot in Virginia

The officers were part of the team that protects high-ranking members of Congress . Scalise is third in line in the leadership of the House . He was in stable condition, said two different senior-level GOP aides. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., said Sca... More..

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Cosby jurors ask to review part of accuser's testimony
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Cosby jurors ask to review part of accuser's testimony

As deliberations in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial continue into a fourth day Thursday, nerves are frayed, patience is shot and no one is certain when it will all end. "Their parallel strategies make sense...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Scalise shooter: Dead gunman ID'd as Trump-hating building inspector from IL

House Republican Whip Steve Scalise , R-Louisiana, was initially described by his House colleagues to be doing well after surgery following being shot this morning during congressional Republicans' prac...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

In tweet, Trump calls James Comey a 'cowardly' leaker

The counsel would not say whether Trump has tapes of his Oval Office conversations with Comey. President Trump denied asking Mr Comey for his loyalty: "I hardly know the man". The "collusion" reference is...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Sports Night: Warriors are NBA champions

The Warriors , who won the Larry O'Brien Trophy two years ago, took down LeBron James and the Cavs in five games and won their National Basketball Association finals grudge match. The Golden State Warri...More..

Republican senator shot by 'Bernie Sanders volunteer'
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Republican senator shot by 'Bernie Sanders volunteer'

He adds in his statement that "real change" can only come through nonviolent action. For example, his public Facebook posts date back to 2012 and are almost all about his support for liberal politics. "I ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

When is the Warriors victory parade?

For James , already a three-time champion, the loss puts him in rare company as only the fourth player to come up short in five NBA Finals . The Cavaliers , led by stars LeBron James' 41 points and Kyri...More..

Rep. Scalise in stable condition after shot at congressional baseball practice
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Rep. Scalise in stable condition after shot at congressional baseball practice

The shooter, identified as a 66-year-old IL man who had vented at Republicans on social media, fired repeatedly at the baseball field in suburban Alexandria , Virginia. "He asked me who was practicing this m...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Trump again touts infrastructure plan during campaign-style speech

He alluded to his decision last week to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord, boasting that "we will never let outside forces tell us what to do and how to do it". "I urge the administration...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Trump after visit with Scalise: 'He is a real fighter'

Authorities say the Capitol Police officers returned fire with the gunman before local police arrived shortly after 7 a.m. A government official says the suspect in the Virginia shooting that injured Rep. He ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

White House: Trump won't sack special counsel Robert Mueller

After Trump fired FBI Director James Comey on May 9, Rosenstein appointed Mueller as a special counsel to oversee the FBI investigations into Russia's attempts to interfere with the 2016 election, and any...More..

Trump 'deeply saddened' by shooting at congressional baseball practice
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Trump 'deeply saddened' by shooting at congressional baseball practice

It did not identify the victim. Hodgkinson, a 66-year-old home inspector from IL, was wounded by a Capital police officer and later died from his injuries. Nathan was only about 100 yards away from the shoot...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

ND, Minn. leaders respond to ballpark shooting wounding GOP leader

Fatally wounded in the return fire was the reported shooter, identified by authorities as James T. Hodgkinson , 66, from the St. Louis suburb of Bellville, across the MS in IL. "We're all brothers. I feel like...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

GOP offers 'compromise' state budget with familiar reforms

As the gavel hit the Speaker's podium at midnight June 7, it marked the end to the 2017 legislation, but the beginning of a special session to close the projected $5.1 billion deficit over the next two years. "...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Rihanna, Snoop Dogg, Others React to Golden State Warriors Victory

Though the Cavaliers led 37-33 at the end of the first quarter , Golden State soon reasserted their dominance by winning the second 38-23 to lead 71-60 at half-time. "To play with these guys is incredibl...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Johnson arrives for US Open after birth of child

Open but has finished second six times. "But seriously, the rough is bad here and you have got to hit it in the fairways, and besides there is plenty of room to do that as the fairways are pretty wide". Keep...More..

US politician shot at baseball practice in critical condition after surgery
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

US politician shot at baseball practice in critical condition after surgery

Joe Crowley, a Democrat from NY, said . There has been no word yet of any changes or additional plans for the game, but one thing we can all hope for is that the atmosphere will be one of highly charged soli...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Blaze engulfs apartment block in London

Flames raced through the high-rise Grenfell Tower block of apartments in the north Kensington area after taking hold around 1 a.m. and witnesses reported some residents screaming for help from windows of uppe...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

US attorney general Sessions clashes with Democrats, dodges Trump questions at Senate

It's a tactic Price sees as a sign of misplaced priorities: "You can add Sessions to the growing list of officials in this administration who are protecting and defending the president, not the U.S. Sessions cr...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Paper says Mueller probe looking at obstruction

Trump, angered by reports in Breitbart News and other conservative news media that Mueller was close to James Comey , the FBI director he had fired, repeatedly brought up the political and legal implica...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Hearing gets underway in case of Penn State pledge's death

Surveillance video played at a hearing for 18 Penn State fraternity members accused in the death of a pledge shows the sophomore in apparent agony in the hours after falling down basement steps. Piazza's parent...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Gillespie, Northam Win In Virginia Primaries

Gillespie barely defeated Corey Stewart , who was sacked as Trump's state campaign chairman previous year and focused his gubernatorial bid on preserving Virginia's Confederate history. Perriello joined the ra...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Korea trip off to uncharacteristic low-key start

He was detained at the airport as he was leaving the country with a tour group in January 2016. He was sentenced to 15 years in prison with hard labor for subversion after he tearfully confessed that he had tri...More..

USA attorney general Jeff Sessions to give evidence in Russian Federation 'meddling' probe
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

USA attorney general Jeff Sessions to give evidence in Russian Federation 'meddling' probe

Sessions, whose contacts with Russia's ambassador to the USA during the presidential campaign has sparked questions, agreed Saturday, June 10, to appear before the Senate intelligence committee as it investigat...More..

Rep. Steve Scalise in critical condition after surgery
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Rep. Steve Scalise in critical condition after surgery

We all learned more about motivation and the rest of that. 3 House Republican leader first elected to the House in 2008, was in stable condition and undergoing surgery at a nearby hospital. "The only chan...More..