• Anti-Trump gunman attacks United States lawmakers, dies in shootout
Anti-Trump gunman attacks United States lawmakers, dies in shootout

Rep. Roger Williams , R-Cleburne, who coaches the team and sprained his ankle while diving for cover. Trump praised Scalise as "a patriot" and "a fighter" and said Scalise has the prayers of the "entire nation" behind him. Texas Republican Rep. Joe Barton, the manager of the Republicans' team, recalled in an emotional news conference that his so...

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  • Missouri governor signs electric rate break for metal makers
Missouri governor signs electric rate break for metal makers

The ad focuses on his efforts to repeal the St. Louis ordinance, saying the governor is pushing for laws "that discriminate against women and families". Kehoe says the call for an investigation could be taken up again during the next regularly scheduled session, which starts in January. Missouri is one of only five states that requires women to w...

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  • FBI's Mueller reportedly seeking interviews with intelligence officials, pointing to Trump probe
FBI's Mueller reportedly seeking interviews with intelligence officials, pointing to Trump probe

Citing anonymous officials with knowledge of the investigation, the Post says Robert Mueller has requested three senior intelligence officials be interviewed on the matter. Days after that happened, Trump told NBC News' Lester Holt that the Russian Federation investigation played a role in his decision to terminate him, and he has dismissed th...

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  • Costello, Meehan avoided baseball shooting by stroke of fate
Costello, Meehan avoided baseball shooting by stroke of fate

The shooting came amid high political tension in the United States after a vitriol-filled 2016 election campaign. Later, House Republican and Democratic leaders called for unity, while President Donald Trump said in an address from the White House that the prayers of the nation and world are with Scalise.

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  • Hospital says Rep. Steve Scalise needs more operations
Hospital says Rep. Steve Scalise needs more operations

The House Majority Whip, Steve Scalise was hit in the hip while manning second base. "We now need to let law enforcement continue to do their jobs and get all the facts of what happened. He is accompanied by Capitol Police at all times. "It would have been a massacre without them". " Many lives would have been lost if not for the heroi...

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  • Alleged Shooter Asked If Reps Or Dems Were Practicing On The Field
Alleged Shooter Asked If Reps Or Dems Were Practicing On The Field

On a similar note, congressional Democrats have tweeted prayer and support for their Republican colleagues. Federal law enforcement officials identified the suspected shooter to NBC News as James T. Leadership members are provided with security, but rank-and-file members are not - leaving many wondering how to best address security threats. ...

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  • Wisconsin business leaders to meet with Trump
Wisconsin business leaders to meet with Trump

Now, as part of a week-long apprenticeship push, he is visiting Waukesha County Technical College in Wisconsin Tuesday with his daughter, Ivanka, as well as Acosta and Wisconsin Gov. The $90 million spent on apprenticeships would be spared. Trump says too many people have been forced off their insurance plans or forced to pay more.

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  • Louisville, Pitino await NCAA discipline in escorts case
Louisville, Pitino await NCAA discipline in escorts case

McGee did not cooperate with the NCAA investigation, something Postel emphasized in his statement. "The severity of the penalty, we think, exceeds the (infraction) in this case", Smrt said. After the revelations came out in Powell's book, Pitino said he was "disheartened, disappointed". The long-awaited announcement reiterated the NCAA's origin...

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  • US Open 2017: Phil Mickelson withdraws to attend daughter's graduation
US Open 2017: Phil Mickelson withdraws to attend daughter's graduation

It's the last major Lefty needs to win to complete the career grand slam. As the pro golfer prepares to defend his championship title, he reflected on the previous year by sharing another Instagram photo holding his U.S Open trophy. "I'm not going to really be prepared for Erin Hills ", Mickelson admitted. Payne Stewart made a 15-foot par putt o...

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  • Congressional ballgame goes on despite shooting
Congressional ballgame goes on despite shooting

Scott Applewhite). He avoided issuing partisan blame for the attack, which was carried out by an assailant who had expressed anger at Trump's election and support for Democratic candidates. Especially but not exclusively because the targeted victims were members of Congress playing ball early in the morning, reaction from the top echelons in Washin...

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  • Alleged Shooter Volunteered During Sen. Sanders Presidential Campaign, Vermont's Delegation Reacts
Alleged Shooter Volunteered During Sen. Sanders Presidential Campaign, Vermont's Delegation Reacts

This 66-year-old man from Belleville , Illinois owned JTH Inspections. After the horrifying event, Hodgkinson's Facebook page was discovered by the press and it's cover photo featured a large photo of Sanders. A bar manager at a restaurant in Alexandria told the newspaper that Hodgkinson visited repeatedly and seemed like "not a friendly p...

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  • Hodgkinson, alleged shooter at House Republicans baseball practice, was outspoken Trump critic
Hodgkinson, alleged shooter at House Republicans baseball practice, was outspoken Trump critic

Louis. "The American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI) is deeply saddened by the shooting incident in Virginia this morning". Alexandria, Va. Police Chief Michael Brown speaks about the shooting in Alexandria, Va., Wednesday, June 14, 2017 , where House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La.

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  • Donald Trump condemns Justice Department over 'watered down' travel ban
Donald Trump condemns Justice Department over 'watered down' travel ban

The court's order came just one day after the Trump administration asked the court to reinstate its temporary ban on travelers from six Muslim majority nations, requesting it stay two nationwide blocks of the measure that had been issued by appellate courts.

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  • Sanders: GOP Baseball Shooter Worked on His Campaign
Sanders: GOP Baseball Shooter Worked on His Campaign

Hodgkinson's Facebook page indicates that, until recently, he ran a home-inspection business out of his home in Belleville, in the southwestern corner of the state, across the Mississippi River from St. Hodgkinson's Facebook profile featured a cover photo of Sanders, a USA senator from Vermont who ran unsuccessfully to be the Democratic Party'...

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  • 'Sickened by despicable act': Sanders condemns supporter's shooting of GOP congressman
'Sickened by despicable act': Sanders condemns supporter's shooting of GOP congressman

Hodgkinson's alleged social media profile indicated that he was an avid proponent in liberal politics and a critic of both Trump and the GOP. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, who lost the Democratic primary nomination to Hillary Clinton but has remained active in calling for Democrats to endorse more progressive policies.

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  • 'Top Republican hit' in multiple shooting
'Top Republican hit' in multiple shooting

St. Clair County, Ill., Sheriff Richard Watson said Hodgkinson is believed to have left his IL home four or five weeks ago and had been in the Alexandria area since then. "The heroes are the police officers who attacked the shooter, and in doing so quite probably saved many, many lives", the congressman said, his voice breaking.

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  • Gunman targets Republican lawmakers, wounds 5
Gunman targets Republican lawmakers, wounds 5

That's, a long lasting impression I'll always have. Get well soon, my friend. Scalise was fielding balls on second base when he was shot , according to lawmakers present, then dragged himself into the outfield to get away from the gunman.

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  • Bernie Sanders on Report That Shooter Volunteered for His Campaign:
Bernie Sanders on Report That Shooter Volunteered for His Campaign: "I'm Sickened".

Rep. Jeff Duncan said in a statement that he was at the practice and said "saw the shooter". I know I speak for the entire country in saying that my hopes and prayers are that Rep. Hodgkinson was still in IL as recently as March, when the St. Clair County Sheriff's Department responded to a "shots fired" call and found Hodgkinson shooting a h...

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  • Congressman's shooting first test for Trump-era gun debate
Congressman's shooting first test for Trump-era gun debate

However, he has assumed a position on firearms that is far from conservative, and he often reiterates calls for increased gun control . Speaking after the targeted shooting of Republicans practicing for the Congressional Baseball Game, Gov.

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  • Federal Red Snapper season extended - KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage | Corpus Christi
Federal Red Snapper season extended - KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage | Corpus Christi

Florida and Alabama have agreed to keep state waters closed after Labor Day, "eliminating the vast majority of private angler catch that has occurred in the fall", the federal notice said. "While private recreational anglers - those who purchased a boat, fishing gear, fishing license, fuel, ice, etc. - were limited to a three-day red snapper se...

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