• Cosby jury reviews accuser's testimony amid deliberations
Cosby jury reviews accuser's testimony amid deliberations

The comedian acknowledged groping Andrea Constand after giving her pills. They ordered strombolis for dinner while a court reporter raced to transcribe that portion of last week's testimony. and long pajama trousers". Cosby is accused of drugging and violating a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home in January 2004. The jury had previously ...

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  • Gunman fires on Republican lawmakers at baseball practice, congressman wounded
Gunman fires on Republican lawmakers at baseball practice, congressman wounded

The gunman, identified in published reports as James T. Hodgkinson III, 66, of IL, died after a shootout with police that left two officers wounded. DeSantis gave a similar account. Shortly after the shooting, Bernie Sanders, the former candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, said on the Senate floor that the shooter apparently wa...

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  • Sessions's Testimony Clears Sessions (But Not Trump)
Sessions's Testimony Clears Sessions (But Not Trump)

Sessions told the Senate intelligence committee Tuesday he has never discussed with foreign officials - including Russians - "any type of interference with any campaign or election". When McCain, a Russia hawk who sits on the Senate Armed Services Committeee, asked whether Sessions had ever discussed any issues of national security w...

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  • Here Is What The Alleged Shooter Posted About Steve Scalise
Here Is What The Alleged Shooter Posted About Steve Scalise

Federal Election Commission records show Hodgkinson donated $18 to Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign through the fundraising platform ACT Blue in 2015 and 2016. Dale Walsh, 65, of Belleville, said he was a lifelong friend of Hodgkinson's. "And I don't blame them", he added. "Let me be as clear as I can be".

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  • Kevin Durant FaceTimes with James Corden
Kevin Durant FaceTimes with James Corden

The party began as soon as Kevin Durant , Stephen Curry and the Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 at Oracle Arena to clinch their second championship in three years. The group that recruited Durant in the Hamptons that day last summer has the same philosophy about winning more championships. One moment late Monday captured the...

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  • Verbatim: Senator Young Issues Statement on Attack at Congressional Baseball Game Practice
Verbatim: Senator Young Issues Statement on Attack at Congressional Baseball Game Practice

The shocking event left the Capitol horrified and stunned. Shortly after the shooting , Bernie Sanders, the former candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, said on the Senate floor that the shooter apparently was a volunteer for his campaign previous year.

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  • Donald Trump Uses Democratic Playbook In Pushing For Health Care Reform
Donald Trump Uses Democratic Playbook In Pushing For Health Care Reform

Trump is speaking at a marina overlooking the Ohio River. Standing on the banks of the Ohio River, President Trump pledged Wednesday to rebuild America's waterway transportation system and took a swipe at Democrats for failing to support his efforts.

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  • Golden State Warriors win NBA Finals for 2nd time in 3 years
Golden State Warriors win NBA Finals for 2nd time in 3 years

And looking at the Warriors roster, many more could be on the way. "We're going down as one of the best teams ever and that's a special thing you can not take away from us", Warriors reserve Andre Iguodala said. But he said: "It's a team sport". But such comments made the moment of triumph only sweeter. "We all carry weight". "Well ...

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  • US House majority whip shot at congressional baseball practice
US House majority whip shot at congressional baseball practice

However, Republican Congressman Bill Johnson was at Wednesday morning's practice, along with about two dozen other Republican members of Congress . The game is still scheduled to go ahead. Had they not, the shooting could have been far worse, officials said. This was a disgusting, senseless act of violence, and we must bring the perpetrator to j...

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  • Special counsel Mueller meets with heads of Senate's Russian Federation election probe
Special counsel Mueller meets with heads of Senate's Russian Federation election probe

But that changed shortly after Trump fired Comey last May, the Post's sources said. Mark Corallo, a spokesman for Trump's private attorney, Marc Kasowitz, immediately condemned the Post report . As the Senate intelligence committee asked Sessions repeatedly why he refused to answer certain questions regarding Trump, the president was watchin...

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  • US House Majority Whip hurt in multiple shooting
US House Majority Whip hurt in multiple shooting

Mr Ryan identified the wounded Capitol Police officers as David Bailey and Crystal Griner. Scalise is in critical condition , according to MedStar Washington Hospital Center, and the other patient was hospitalized. The Republican congressman who was shot during a charity baseball practice is in critical condition. Rand Paul , R-Ky., said ...

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  • Sen. Rand Paul recounts harrowing moments during Virginia shooting
Sen. Rand Paul recounts harrowing moments during Virginia shooting

Scalise was among five people who were sent to the hospital. The congressman from Pennsylvania, his eyes welling with tears, said what he cared about most was the well-being of the people who were hurt. Duncan said. DeSantis gave a similar account. The attacker, whose political views are being examined as a possible motive, was a former volun...

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  • House Republicans brace for potential 2018 midterm losses
House Republicans brace for potential 2018 midterm losses

Reform measures will be filed in the House, while the plan's education and budget plans are to be filed in the Senate. Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of SC seconded Corker's comments at a separate hearing: "I think this budget request is radical and reckless".

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  • GOP Rep. Steve Scalise shot at congressional baseball practice in Virginia
GOP Rep. Steve Scalise shot at congressional baseball practice in Virginia

The attacker was shot and later died . "The Vice President and I are aware of the shooting incident in Virginia and are monitoring developments closely", Trump said in a statement . Asked whether he thought it was a random shooting, Republican lawmaker Mo Brooks , who was preparing to bat at the time, told CNN: "It sure as heck wasn't ...

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  • President Trump pleased with Sessions testimony
President Trump pleased with Sessions testimony

He didn't claim executive privilege , mind you, since he has no legal right to do that. "Senator, I'm protecting the president's constitutional right by not giving it away before he has a chance to review it", Sessions responded. "I knew that Director Comey, long-time experienced in the Department of Justice, could handle himself well", Sessions...

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  • Special counsel investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice
Special counsel investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

Another apparent concern is that Mr. Mueller hired staff who donated money to Democrats in the past. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, his deputy and the Federal Bureau of Investigation director they helped fire all appeared in dramatic congressional hearings this past week to talk about President Donald Trump .

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  • Hearing underway for frat brothers in Penn St pledge's death
Hearing underway for frat brothers in Penn St pledge's death

Now a judge will decide whether 18 members of Beta Theta Pi fraternity should face trial for a hazing ritual that turned fatal. To join the fraternity, Piazza and other prospective members had to participate in a drinking game known of "The Gaunlet", requiring them to drink excessive amounts of vodka, beer and wine, prosecutors say.

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  • Rodman begins sightseeing on NKorea trip he hopes opens door
Rodman begins sightseeing on NKorea trip he hopes opens door

Otto Warmbier speaks at a news conference in North Korea , in 2016. "He grew up here, people know him well, we wish him the very best and we wish him a full recovery", McCauley said. They were quoted by the Washington Post as saying they had been told Otto had contracted botulism, a rare illness that causes paralysis, soon after his trial in Mar...

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

Comey's recent testimony before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, it is important that I have an opportunity to address these matters in the appropriate forum", wrote Sessions. Sessions is likely to be asked about his conversations with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak and whether there were more encounters that should have been made public.

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  • US politician shot at baseball practice in critical condition after surgery
US politician shot at baseball practice in critical condition after surgery

Police in Alexandria, Va., said five people were provided medical transport and that a suspect was in custody. "Prior to entering surgery, the Whip was in good spirits and spoke to his wife by phone", his office said in a statement. According to the Associated Press , the hospital says that Scalise is in critical condition following surgery....

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