• A ballgame of unity, spirit, friendly rivalry, won by Dems
A ballgame of unity, spirit, friendly rivalry, won by Dems

Many members of both teams , along with U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , sported yellow and purple Louisiana State University attire in a nod to Scalise , a native of New Orleans. The Washington Nationals Dream Foundation , the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington and the Washington Literary Cent...

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  • This Is One of the Most Damning Messages From Michelle Carter's Trial
This Is One of the Most Damning Messages From Michelle Carter's Trial

Specifically, the judge cited the fact that as Roy's truck cab filled with toxic gas, he got out of the vehicle, but was coaxed back in during a subsequent phone call with Carter , who failed to call the police, or Roy's parents, for help.

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  • Officer Jeronimo Yanez Found Not Guilty in Death of Philando Castile
Officer Jeronimo Yanez Found Not Guilty in Death of Philando Castile

Yanez said he pulled Castile over because of a broken tail light on his vehicle, but radio transmissions later revealed that the officer thought Castile resembled a suspect in the robbery of the Super USA convenience store just days earlier.

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  • US Open: How the Irish have fared on Day 2
US Open: How the Irish have fared on Day 2

Open leaderboard on Friday at Erin Hills, he received a text message from his instructor, Peter Kostis. South Korea's Si Woo Kim (70) is tied for third, two shots back from the leaders. McIlroy said the rib injury that caused him to take so much time off this year wasn't an issue. Casey started his afternoon round with a bang, eagling the...

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  • Trump confirms he's under investigation, fires angry tweets
Trump confirms he's under investigation, fires angry tweets

Mr Trump writes, "You are witnessing the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history - led by some very bad and conflicted people!" President Donald Trump's closest allies are attacking the integrity of those involved in the widening probe of Russian interference in the US election, accusing special counsel Robert Mueller of ...

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  • Kellyanne Conway's husband throws shade at Donald Trump over travel ban tweets
Kellyanne Conway's husband throws shade at Donald Trump over travel ban tweets

Trump said his Justice Department should ask for an "expedited hearing" on the second ban and "seek much tougher version!" Trump's suggestion that changes to the ban - which, among other things, temporarily restricts travel to the U.S. The executive order issued by Trump bars people attempting to travel to the usa from Iran, Libya, Somalia, S...

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  • Officer Acquitted in Philando Castile Shooting Death
Officer Acquitted in Philando Castile Shooting Death

Castile's mother, Valerie Castile, has said she plans a lawsuit. A handful of protesters gathered outside the Ramsey County courthouse after the verdict. Defense attorney Earl Gray rubbed the shoulder of Yanez. However, prosecutors in the case declared that Yanez did not see Castile's gun and that Philando was not a threat to the officer.

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  • President Donald Trump speaks about new Cuba policy
President Donald Trump speaks about new Cuba policy

Trump has always been expected to take a different stance on Cuba policy than the one developed by former President Barack Obama , who took a series of steps in his administration to warm relations with the communist country . American Airlines, a leading carrier to Cuba, says it is "reviewing" Trump's policy "to understand any potential impac...

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  • Democrats give trophy to Scalise in Congressional baseball game
Democrats give trophy to Scalise in Congressional baseball game

Steve Scalise's (R-La.) recovery from Wednesday's shooting during baseball practice in Alexandria., Va., and that in his own way, the congressman may have unified the country. The charities are the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Washington , Washington Literacy Center, the Washington Nationals Dream Foundation and, after Wednesday's shooting, t...

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  • President Trump holds press conference to discuss Cuba policy
President Trump holds press conference to discuss Cuba policy

Marriott President Arne Sorenson told reporters that the Trump administration should "recognize and utilize travel as a strategic tool in its efforts to improve relations with Cuba, allowing us to be part of a promising future, as opposed to reverting to the policies of the past".

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  • Amazon buys Whole Foods grocery chain for £10.7bn
Amazon buys Whole Foods grocery chain for £10.7bn

Amazon ( AMZN ) has been dabbling in the grocery business with Amazon Fresh , a delivery service available in about 20 cities for a $14.99 monthly subscription. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Whole Foods was founded in 1978 and now has more than 460 stores with about 87,000 employees in the United States , Canada and Britain.

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  • FSU Baseball: Three Most Important Players For Noles In Omaha
FSU Baseball: Three Most Important Players For Noles In Omaha

But for most of the participants, by the time next week ends, their recent tales of CWS near-misses will include yet another agonizing chapter. The next most is Florida, which has given up 38 in four games against the Tigers. If he feels good then, he'll start Monday night. They didn't point fingers or said they couldn't get a break. The Tigers h...

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  • Shooter opens fire at Congressional baseball practice in Alexandria
Shooter opens fire at Congressional baseball practice in Alexandria

The gunman, identified at the scene as 66-year-old James Hodgkinson of IL, later died of wounds sustained during the heavy exchange of gunfire on a baseball field in a quiet Washington suburb. Sen. Jeff Flake , of Arizona, told TV news reporters that the suspect, who has not been identified, shot from an area near the third-base dugout. "Had t...

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  • Escaped Georgia prison inmates recaptured in Tennessee
Escaped Georgia prison inmates recaptured in Tennessee

The prisoners allegedly breached a protective gate on the bus to reach the officers at the front of the bus, before disarming and killing them both, the sheriff's office said . The vehicle was stolen between 11 p.m. and midnight Tuesday about 12 hours after the inmates ransacked a house 9 miles away to gather food and change out of their pri...

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  • US Congress baseball game brings unity after shooting of Republican Steve Scalise
US Congress baseball game brings unity after shooting of Republican Steve Scalise

Dr. Jack Sava , director of trauma at MedStar Washington Hospital Center , said the team working with Scalise is "encouraged" by his progress. At least six people were hospitalized - four were shot , including House Whip Steve Scalise , who remains in critical condition.

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  • White House says Trump looks forward to scheduling UK trip
White House says Trump looks forward to scheduling UK trip

Trump may be referring to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who in a memo to Trump raised concerns over Comey's performance. His time under Bush, Obama and then Trump made him the longest-serving US attorney in the nation's history when he was confirmed to his current role under Sessions.

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  • Amazon Buying Whole Foods In Bold Move Into Brick And Mortar
Amazon Buying Whole Foods In Bold Move Into Brick And Mortar

Baird & Co in Sarasota, Florida. The $42 a share offer from Amazon is a 27 percent premium over Whole Foods Market's closing stock price on Thursday. Shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc were down 4.4 per cent at $75.46 on Friday afternoon, while Target Corp shares were down 7.1 per cent at $51.53. ENERGY: Benchmark U.S.

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  • On Twitter, Trump decries obstruction probe related to 'phony' Russian Federation story
On Twitter, Trump decries obstruction probe related to 'phony' Russian Federation story

It is possible, however, that the sources for the Post report could have been those interviewed as part of the investigation, not the investigators themselves. Nice", Trump tweeted early Thursday. It's unclear who the president was referring to as "very bad and conflicted", though some Republicans have criticized Mueller for naming attorneys to...

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  • US teenager who urged boyfriend to kill himself guilty of manslaughter
US teenager who urged boyfriend to kill himself guilty of manslaughter

Roy ". A legal argument that renders otherwise-protected speech unlawful because it actually persuades would blast a hole in First Amendment jurisprudence. But Gray says that there are exceptions when the court decides that the person who commits suicide is compromised and not acting as "a free-willed agent".

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  • Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation
Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation

In the meeting, Trump requested that the men "put that recommendation in writing", the White House has contended, prompting Rosenstein to offer a formal recommendation to Trump that Comey be fired because he mishandled the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails.

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