• Congressional shooter's wife: 'I'm sorry that he did this'
Congressional shooter's wife: 'I'm sorry that he did this'

Capitol Police. Duncan and Brooks were at the Alexandria, Virginia, field where GOP members of Congress were practicing for a congressional baseball game Wednesday, although Duncan left before the shooting began. The YMCA said that Hodgkinson had canceled his membership on Tuesday, and said he was moving. She was at work at the tax firm in Bell...

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  • Mamata called us terrorists, not ready for talks with WB govt: GJM
Mamata called us terrorists, not ready for talks with WB govt: GJM

Local sources said Kiran Tamang, an India Reserve Battalion officer, was stabbed in the back with a traditional Gorkha knife as security forces struggled to contain thousands-strong mob that torched police vehicles and ransacked government property, shouting anti-government slogans.

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  • Steve Scalise Still In Critical Condition After Being Shot
Steve Scalise Still In Critical Condition After Being Shot

The suspect, who also owned a shotgun, is believed to have obtained a permit to carry a concealed weapon in the last two months or so. Scalise was an enthusiastic participant in the ballgame - in 2015 he posted pictures from the many times he played in the competition against the Democrats' team.

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  • Otto Warmbier 'unresponsive', has been in coma for a year
Otto Warmbier 'unresponsive', has been in coma for a year

That was the last physical time I saw Otto, ever", he added . In a young person, cardiopulmonary arrest can be caused by many things, including trauma or intoxication. He was allowed no consular visits. It was learned only this week that he's been in a coma for more than a year. Spokeswoman Heather Nauert (NOW'-ert) says the US hopes the other ...

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  • Congressional Baseball Game took on special meaning a day after shooting
Congressional Baseball Game took on special meaning a day after shooting

Rep. Steve Scalise , the third highest-ranking Republican in the House of Representatives, is still in critical condition after undergoing his third surgery Thursday morning as a result of a gunshot wound to his hip. The hospital also said it will continue to provide periodical updates . None of the victims injured in the attack were on the lis...

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  • VP Pence hires personal lawyer to respond to Russian Federation probe: aide
VP Pence hires personal lawyer to respond to Russian Federation probe: aide

Earlier this month, Rosenstein told The Associated Press that "if anything that I did winds up being relevant to his investigation then, as Director Mueller and I discussed, if there's a need from me to recuse, I will". The transition order came the same day that Vice President Mike Pence's confirmed that he had hired a private lawyer to repres...

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  • GOP Lawmaker Wants to Let Members of Congress Carry Guns
GOP Lawmaker Wants to Let Members of Congress Carry Guns

Loudermilk noted that "we're not any more special than anybody else but we are targets". She went down. I could tell she was out of the gunfight then, because she was immobilized. He added: 'It's got all the punch you need'. WE ARE RELIEVED to report that thanks to the quick thinking and courageous actions of U.S. Capitol Police officers and ...

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  • More than 20 dead from forest fires in central Portugal
More than 20 dead from forest fires in central Portugal

Overnight, about 60 forest fires were ignited across the country, eliciting 1,700 firefighters to battle to put them out. At least three of the victims died from smoke inhalation inside the town while 16 others died trapped in their cars.

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  • Rout by Macron's party expected in French parliament vote
Rout by Macron's party expected in French parliament vote

France is on course for the "biggest overhaul of its political figures since 1958 and perhaps 1945", he added. They include a mathematician, a bullfighter and a former Rwandan orphan. Paris and Amsterdam "together will take strong initiatives to have a much more responsible, much more efficient and humane policy in terms of migration, in order to ...

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  • Trump's Cuba Policy Calls For Tightening Of Trade, Travel Restrictions
Trump's Cuba Policy Calls For Tightening Of Trade, Travel Restrictions

Trump's policy also will not reinstate the " wet foot, dry foot " policy, which allowed any Cuban who made it to US soil to stay and become a legal resident. Marco Rubio , R-Fla., said Thursday. Global human rights groups say, however, that reinstating a USA policy of isolating the island could make the situation worse by empowering Cuban hardlin...

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  • Crowd Marches Through Downtown Mpls. On 2nd Day Of Yanez Verdict Protests
Crowd Marches Through Downtown Mpls. On 2nd Day Of Yanez Verdict Protests

Of some small consolation is the fact that Yanez will be transitioned out of the plice force, according to a statement from the city of St. Anthony. Castile called Yanez a "murderer" and said she was "mad as hell" about the verdict, which, if anything, seems like an understatement. The Minnesota State Patrol said 18 people were arrested after ...

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  • Condition upgraded for congressman shot during baseball practice
Condition upgraded for congressman shot during baseball practice

In a joint interview with CNN , Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif. - both decked out in LSU garb - said the game was a symbol of unity for a divided congress. The Scalise family greatly appreciates the outpouring of thoughts and prayers". "By playing tonight we are showing the world that we will not be intimida...

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  • The reasons behind Trump's 'witch hunt' investigation tweets
The reasons behind Trump's 'witch hunt' investigation tweets

The Washington Post on Wednesday reported that Mueller is investigating the Republican president for possible obstruction of justice. The tweets immediately prompted concerns among lawmakers that Trump might try to can both Mueller and Rosenstein.

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise is a Roommate of Southern Illinois Congressman
Rep. Steve Scalise is a Roommate of Southern Illinois Congressman

Speaking in Miami on Friday, Trump said Scalise "took a bullet for all of us". Mr Scalise was airlifted to hospital in shock, with intense internal bleeding, Dr Sava said. "I think anybody that ever played baseball, the dream was to play in a major league stadium", Richmond said previous year. Wounded Republican Congressional aide Zach Barth ...

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  • FBI Finds 'Hit List' On Body of Alexandria Shooter
FBI Finds 'Hit List' On Body of Alexandria Shooter

Sava didn't address what organs were damaged. "We have controlled the internal bleeding and his vital signs have stabilized", said Dr. Jack Sava, director of trauma at Washington MedStar Hospital Center, briefing reporters. His family said they appreciate the support they've received from lawmakers and the president, and are thankful for the ...

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  • Congressional Baseball Game carries on, one day after shooting
Congressional Baseball Game carries on, one day after shooting

The business of the House is resuming a day after a rifle-wielding attacker opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing for a charity baseball game. The hospital said earlier in the week that he had undergone surgery for internal injuries and a broken leg. Scalise, who serves as U.S. House Majority Whip, suffered a single gunshot wound when ...

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  • WashPost: Trump May Be Laying Groundwork to Fire Mueller
WashPost: Trump May Be Laying Groundwork to Fire Mueller

In another sign the investigation is expanding, lawyers for the Trump transition team issued a memo Thursday instructing those who worked for the transition to preserve documents in anticipation that investigators will request those materials for the probe into Russian interference into last year's presidential election.

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  • Senate Passes Russia Sanctions Amendment
Senate Passes Russia Sanctions Amendment

In early January, before Trump was sworn in, a bipartisan group of senators introduced a bill created to go beyond the punishments already levied against Russian Federation by the Obama administration and to demonstrate to Trump that forcefully responding to Moscow's election interference wasn't a partisan issue.

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  • Wildfire starts at Los Angeles County lake
Wildfire starts at Los Angeles County lake

The fire's progress has stopped and it is now holding at seven acres, Judy said. As of 2:45 p.m., the fire is holding at seven acres, but there were homes and cabins threatened. With the cooler overnight hours, firefighters hope the blaze will slow and ground crews can block the fire's path. "It's all in the forest now, mostly".

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  • Leishman lurks behind leaders at US Open
Leishman lurks behind leaders at US Open

This might have been more than anyone was expecting. NOTEWORTHY: None of the top 18 players on the leaderboard have won a major. Father's Day marks what could be the final day of the 117th U.S. "That was goal in the week to be in contention on Sunday whether it's two in front, two in back or tied for the lead". Fleetwood said he must stay i...

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