• Vermont's Congressional Delegation Responds To Virginia Shooting
Vermont's Congressional Delegation Responds To Virginia Shooting

A rifle-wielding attacker opened fire on Republican lawmakers as they practiced for a charity baseball game Wednesday, critically wounding House GOP Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and hitting aides and Capitol police as congressmen and others dove for cover.

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  • Game On: Tragedy Won't Stop Annual Baseball Game
Game On: Tragedy Won't Stop Annual Baseball Game

At the same time, Brooks said he and others near the infield dove into the first-base dugout to hide from the shots. Congressional staffer Zach Barth and Capitol Police officers Crystal Griner and David Bailey are doing well. Four victims were transported to the hospital, including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R., La.), who was shot in ...

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  • Paris attacker shot by police as tourist area locked down
Paris attacker shot by police as tourist area locked down

The wounded officer fired at the unnamed suspect twice, injuring the attacker who was later hospitalized, French police confirmed to Fox News. Paris police said on Twitter that the situation was now "under control" and that the hundreds of people who were inside the cathedral would slowly be allowed out.

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  • Warriors defeat Cavaliers to win second National Basketball Association title in three seasons
Warriors defeat Cavaliers to win second National Basketball Association title in three seasons

Last year Riley wasn't seen much as the Warriors lost to the Cavs in the NBA Finals after leading the series 3-1, taking a backseat to the adorable daughter of Cleveland star LeBron James . "We were able to hit the switch, but those games in January, November, games people think aren't important, they're important to me and they would h...

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  • Skittles lose their rainbow and go black and white to celebrate Pride
Skittles lose their rainbow and go black and white to celebrate Pride

While many brands have chosen to incorporate the iconic rainbow flag into their products, one already rainbow-centric snack is doing the opposite. We would appreciate it if some of the profits from the Pride Month bags went to support LGBTQ + charities, but we are still talking about a candies brand here - that may be expecting a tad too muc...

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  • Sen. Kamala Harris Again Interrupted by Male Colleagues
Sen. Kamala Harris Again Interrupted by Male Colleagues

Harris's peers have mentioned that anytime a female prosecutor or any woman in power ask questions, those on the receiving end seem to always be uncomfortable. So, to the second and most important point: We aren't surprised by how some folks are now responding to Kamala Harris . "The policy is based on the principle that the President-" Sess...

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  • Joel Schumacher apologizes for 'Batman & Robin'
Joel Schumacher apologizes for 'Batman & Robin'

I just needed to get out of carrying the summer movie thing, for my own sanity. More interesting still, he reveals that, despite the drubbing that Batman & Robin took, he was initially set to make yet another Caped Crusader adventure - with none other than Nicolas Cage .

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  • America's Got Talent: Formerly Blind Teen Stuns With Golden Buzzer-Worthy Song
America's Got Talent: Formerly Blind Teen Stuns With Golden Buzzer-Worthy Song

Daniel Ferguson, a 23-year-old sales representative, entertained the judges with impressions of cartoon and puppet characters Goofy, Mickey Mouse, Scooby-Doo, Kermit the Frog, Family Guy's Peter Griffin - and AGT judge Simon Cowell - singing DNCE's " Cake by the Ocean ".

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  • More Questions Than Answers After AG Sessions Testifies Before Senate Committee
More Questions Than Answers After AG Sessions Testifies Before Senate Committee

Although Sessions has been forgetful and unclear about attending events where Russian officials were present or meeting with them previously, he delivered a convincing denial of wrongdoing. Things got heated when one democrat asked if there are problems with sessions recusing himself from the Russian Federation investigation. Senator Al F...

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  • Sony Has Sold Over 60 Million PlayStation 4 Units Worldwide
Sony Has Sold Over 60 Million PlayStation 4 Units Worldwide

The gaming trailers shown on the E3 stage were nearly all sequels to existing gaming franchised and brands. For this year's presentation, the game studio shared more details about their highly anticipated titles and unveiled several surprises along the way.

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  • 'The Crooked Man' To Be Next Chapter Of 'The Conjuring' Spinoffs
'The Crooked Man' To Be Next Chapter Of 'The Conjuring' Spinoffs

Mike Van Waes has been hired to write " The Crooked Man ", based on a story by James Wan in his role as chief architect of what's now called The Conjuring Universe. But, my goodness, I loved Annabelle . Starring Demian Bichir as a priest who investigates the mysterious death of a nun. The project has yet to be dated for release but The Con...

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  • Durant Leads Warriors to NBA Championship
Durant Leads Warriors to NBA Championship

That stung ever since, and even Durant understood, because he gave up the same lead to the Warriors a round earlier with Oklahoma City . "We learned from everything we've been through", Curry said during the trophy celebration. The buzzer sounded and gold confetti began to fall. "We're champions and we did it on our own floor", he said. ...

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  • Lawmakers from Virginia offer support after shooting at GOP baseball practice
Lawmakers from Virginia offer support after shooting at GOP baseball practice

But the 2017 matchup will take on an added significance after the shooting at the Virginia practice field that left the alleged assailant dead and five injured, including Rep. BuzzFeed News reported that soon after the shooting that multiple Democratic Congress members reported that their offices had received calls saying "You guys are next", ...

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  • Texas rep's staffer shot at congressional baseball practice identified
Texas rep's staffer shot at congressional baseball practice identified

The shooting occurred at a popular park and baseball complex in Alexandria, Virginia, where Republican lawmakers and others were gathered for a morning practice about 7 a.m. "We are deeply saddened by this tragedy", Mr. Trump said. Barrasso, who was in a hearing at the time of the shooting, opened the hearing by offering his thoughts and pra...

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  • Woman trapped in Grenfell Tower films panic as fire engulfs block
Woman trapped in Grenfell Tower films panic as fire engulfs block

Paul, one of the survivor recounted while speaking to BBC News said, "The black smoke ... was coming at me ..." Mahad, who was a resident of Grenfell Tower, struggled to get his words out as he tried to describe the terrible scenes of people "jumping out of windows" as the fire tore through the flats.

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  • Fed raises rates by further 0.25%; signals one more hike this year
Fed raises rates by further 0.25%; signals one more hike this year

Yet the banks also see the risk of a dovish or hawkish surprise, leaving scope for Treasuries to either extend a rally that's driven yields to 2017 lows, or potentially suffer one of the year's steepest selloffs. The Fed's decision to raise rates, announced in a statement after its latest policy meeting, was approved 8-1, with Neel Kashkari, he...

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  • NC Congressman Robert Pittenger praises Scalise, asks public for prayers
NC Congressman Robert Pittenger praises Scalise, asks public for prayers

The shooting occurred at a baseball field in Alexandria used for congressional baseball practice , CBS News reported . The shooter, a 66-year-old IL native named James T. Mullin, who was in D.C. but not at the practice, said reports he's received indicate the shooter, based in part on his social media accounts, was "specifically targe...

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  • Commotion As US Congressman Is Shot During Baseball Practice
Commotion As US Congressman Is Shot During Baseball Practice

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-Louisiana) was shot in the hip while fielding balls at second base during batting practice at the baseball field, officials said. Jeff Flake said Mika was the most seriously injured. He said the congressman dragged himself 10 to 15 yards into the outfield to get further away from the gunman.

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  • Batman and Spider-Man Composer Danny Elfman Will Now Score Justice League
Batman and Spider-Man Composer Danny Elfman Will Now Score Justice League

Snyder had been working with Batman V Superman and Fury Road composer Antonius Holkenborg on the film, but now he's going to step aside to work on Tomb Raider . and Henry Cavill . He wrote the iconic Batman theme for Tim Burton's Batman movies. In the past, Snyder has worked closely with Junkie XL on the film.

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  • Britain could only stay in European Union on worse terms, Guy Verhofstadt says
Britain could only stay in European Union on worse terms, Guy Verhofstadt says

Former Tory leader William Hague has called for a cross party commission, that would also include business groups and trade unions, to help negotiate Brexit . Asked if he was now accepting Brussels' timetable, as set out by chief negotiator Michel Barnier , Mr Davis said: "What we have said is we will start down this process but I will have som...

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