• Democrats try to distance themselves from call for Trump's impeachment
Democrats try to distance themselves from call for Trump's impeachment

There must be "a discussion within the caucus - in a public forum - before we do something that would position our colleagues or our future colleagues", Capuano said , according to the source. "If there was mixed view - some leadership said this, some said that - who knows?" he added. Trump has swiftly and emphatically denied Comey's version...

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  • Multiple People Shot in Del Ray Section of Alexandria
Multiple People Shot in Del Ray Section of Alexandria

National media reports say that shortly after 7 a.m. Wednesday, a lone gunman exchanged gunfire with law enforcement and wounded House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , R-La., in the hip. Staff members, and even the young son of one of the members, ran for cover, jumping into dugouts and over fences. "That we are strongest when we are unified and when...

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  • American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home
American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home

He said: "We are in a stage where we are moving into this next effort of 'Are we going to have to, in effect, start taking secondary sanctions because countries we have provided information to have not, or are unwilling, or don't have the ability to do that?'" He said Warmbier, 22, of Cincinnati, Ohio, was en route to the US where he will be reunit...

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  • TOWER TRAP: Fire exits gone in renovations done previous year
TOWER TRAP: Fire exits gone in renovations done previous year

Hundreds of others who escaped the flames have still lost their homes and all of their belongings, but Catholic parishes in the surrounding area have quickly begun receiving donations of food, clothes, and water to be distributed. "Loads of people haven't got out", the 55-year-old said. Leading London fire and building inspector Geoff Wilkinson...

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  • Rain, thunderstorms possible for the midstate on Thursday night
Rain, thunderstorms possible for the midstate on Thursday night

More thunderstorms will be possible tomorrow and some of those storms may be on the stronger side with gusty winds and heavy rainfall. Heavy downpours, large hail and damaging winds were expected to continue throughout the night in thunderstorms across north central and northeast IL, as well as northwest in, according to the weather service.

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise Is in Critical Condition Following Surgery
Rep. Steve Scalise Is in Critical Condition Following Surgery

Security quickly locked-down their practice following word of the shooting . James Hodgkinson , suspect in shooting at congressional baseball practice. "I hear Steve Scalise over near second base scream. The bullet travelled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding", MedStar Washington Hospi...

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  • US lawmaker, others in hospital after shooting at baseball practice
US lawmaker, others in hospital after shooting at baseball practice

Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old home inspector from IL who had several minor run-ins with the law in recent years and belonged to a Facebook group called "Terminate the Republican Party ". Witnesses said Hodgkinson crept behind the third-base dugout and started firing a rifle, hitting Scalise in the hip. "God bless the police and first responders f...

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  • Senator Jeff Flake recounts baseball practice shooting
Senator Jeff Flake recounts baseball practice shooting

Capitol Police, first responders, and colleagues". Donald Trump and his wife Melania visited top Republican Congressman Steve Scalise , recuperating at a hospital after being shot by a rifle-welding critic of the president who sprayed bullets on USA lawmakers practising for an annual baseball game in a Washington suburb .

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  • Top Republican wounded in US shooting
Top Republican wounded in US shooting

They said he was in good spirits and had spoken to his wife on the phone. Bernie Sanders, the former candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, said that the shooter apparently was a volunteer for his campaign past year. In a national address, Trump appealed for unity following the morning assault in the Washington suburb of Alexandr...

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  • Kathy Griffin breaks down, says President Trump 'broke me'
Kathy Griffin breaks down, says President Trump 'broke me'

After TMZ reported on the photo shoot , Griffin came under attack from conservatives and liberals alike. CNN fired her from her New Year's Eve co-hosting gig with Anderson Cooper , which Griffin had appeared on since 2007. Despite the takedown, Kathy said, "I have to stand up". President Trump tweeted that the image was upsetting h...

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  • Not even the Scripps Spelling Bee champ knows what do with
Not even the Scripps Spelling Bee champ knows what do with "covfefe"

The word means "a dress fabric made from silk or rayon". "It's really fun just seeing people with the same interests", said Zhang, who has been studying roughly three hours a day for the last three months to prepare for the competition. The annual Scripps National Spelling Bee is anything but child's play. Meet 12-year-old Ananya Vinay , fro...

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  • Sadness, Solidarity From Central Florida Representatives After Shooting
Sadness, Solidarity From Central Florida Representatives After Shooting

DeSantis added that the man wasn't carrying anything, but did see him head towards the field. "We did get confronted by an individual when we were in the vehicle before we were leaving. More than 250 firefighters, 40 fire trucks, and 100 ambulance medics rushed to the apartment tower starting within six minutes of getting the call at 2:54 a.m., a...

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  • San Fernando Valley Congressman Proposes Impeachment of Trump, Alleging Obstruction of Justice
San Fernando Valley Congressman Proposes Impeachment of Trump, Alleging Obstruction of Justice

At the time of Nixon's resignation, only 24 percent of Americans approved of him. The facts are that Donald Trump obstructed justice, which is an impeachable offense according to precedent set by Republicans in the 1990s when they impeached President Bill Clinton over matters much less serious than what Trump has done today.

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  • Neighbors describe Virginia Shooter James Hodgkinson as isolated, reckless
Neighbors describe Virginia Shooter James Hodgkinson as isolated, reckless

House of Representatives, and others. At least five people were wounded during the shooting between the suspect and first responders, including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , who was shot in the hip during the firefight. The annual Congressional baseball game will go on as planned Thursday night at Nationals Park in the USA capital. His...

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  • Injuries reported from shooting at Congressional baseball field in Washington DC suburb
Injuries reported from shooting at Congressional baseball field in Washington DC suburb

The Alabama lawmaker said he colleague "crawled into the outfield, leaving a trail of blood". He was listed in critical condition Wednesday night at a Washington hospital, which said he will require several more operations. A former congressional aide was hospitalized. Despite sustaining an injury at this morning's shooting at a GOP congr...

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  • Bills targeting opioid abuse up for Wisconsin Senate vote
Bills targeting opioid abuse up for Wisconsin Senate vote

If the bill passes, the floating holiday would be replaced by the paid day off on November 11. Bill author Rep. John Jagler, R-Watertown, acknowledged earlier this year that the cost associated with the bill doesn't make it a "slam dunk". Under current law it's punishable by up to six years in prison. It now heads to the Assembly. The state Senat...

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  • WaPo Report: Special counsel now investigating possible obstruction of justice
WaPo Report: Special counsel now investigating possible obstruction of justice

The Washington Post Wednesday evening reports Mueller "is interviewing senior intelligence officials as part of a widening probe that now includes an examination of whether President Trump attempted to obstruct justice, officials said".

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  • Trump promises new investment, faster turnaround for inland waterways projects
Trump promises new investment, faster turnaround for inland waterways projects

President Donald Trump walks toward the South Lawn of the White House to board the Marine One helicopter, Wednesday, June 7, 2017 , in Washington, on his way to Cincinnati, Ohio . In the speech, the president also pressed the Senate to send him a health care bill, criticized congressional Democrats as "obstructionists" and revisited his controv...

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  • Tyson Foods lobbyist among victims in GOP baseball shooting
Tyson Foods lobbyist among victims in GOP baseball shooting

Mika's family issued a statement indicating that they were traveling to Washington , D.C.to be with him, and asked the media to respect their privacy. In a statement, his family says Mika was shot multiple times Wednesday and is in surgery. ►Make it easy to keep up to date with more stories like this.

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  • Warriors say no decision made on White House visit
Warriors say no decision made on White House visit

I put in work , I just had to trust in it. "I've got nothing but love and respect for him and I can't wait to compete against him again next season". I hadn't thought about it until I heard yesterday. But several of the Warriors, including Curry, find themselves opposed to some of the philosophies espoused by President Donald Trump .

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