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Trump says "could be some unity" after Scalise "sacrifice"

Instead of being played on the ball field in Virginia, it will now be held at Nationals Park in Washington . In the history of the contest , Republicans and Democrats each have won 39 games, with one tie. Rep. Pete Aguilar, D-San Bernardino, represents California's 31st Congressional District. Murphy said he's proud to be the team's catcher a...

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  • Ohio Congressman played in baseball game to honor Scalise
Ohio Congressman played in baseball game to honor Scalise

Scott Applewhite). FILE - In this March 8, 2017 file photo, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington . Trump , who visited Scalise at the hospital on Wednesday, said the congressman was "in some trouble but he's going to be okay, we hope".

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  • No longer out of bounds: Trump allies question Mueller investigation
No longer out of bounds: Trump allies question Mueller investigation

He said in an April 2015 interview with The Palm Beach Post that Hillary Clinton would "probably make a good president", but that he would rather see a Republican win. "I do believe it would be catastrophic, and I do believe it would destroy any shred of trust in the president's judgment that remains over here", Senator Dianne Feinstein said.

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  • A Sad and Terrible Verdict in MA
A Sad and Terrible Verdict in MA

Moniz, however, focused on Roy's final moments when he wavered, stepping out of the truck - and Carter told him to " Get back in ". "Ms. Carter had reason to know that Mr. On the other hand, prosecutors exposed how Carter let Roy know that his family would "understand why he did it", and reassured him in telling him that he was probably goi...

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  • Trump on Scalise's condition
Trump on Scalise's condition

Many members of the congressional GOP baseball team were huddled in a dugout while Capitol police - who were part of Scalise's security detail - and local Alexandria police engaged in a shootout with Hodgkinson. Mika's family said the lobbyist was shot multiple times and was in critical condition following surgery. Earlier Thursday, Republican la...

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  • Document says Trump hotel brought in nearly $20M
Document says Trump hotel brought in nearly $20M

As a candidate, he claimed he was worth more than $10 billion, although his net worth is impossible to determine from his financial disclosures, and he has not provided independent evidence to back that up. Trump has hosted foreign leaders such as Xi Jinping at the resort, further blurring the lines between politics and Trump Organization profits...

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise Still in Critical Condition, 'Has Improved,' Hospital Officials Say
Rep. Steve Scalise Still in Critical Condition, 'Has Improved,' Hospital Officials Say

As the game progressed, MedStar Washington Hospital Center released an update on Scalise's condition. "He remains in critical condition, but has improved in the last 24 hours", reads a statement provided Thursday by MedStar Washington Hospital Center , the medical facility now treating Scalise.

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  • List of Republican congressmen found with baseball practice shooter
List of Republican congressmen found with baseball practice shooter

It contained the names of Rep. Mo Brooks, Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona, Rep. Jeff Duncan of SC and some other names that were not released. The investigation is continuing, but it appears from his social-media postings and accounts from people who knew him that Hodgkinson had strong feelings against President Donald Trump.

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  • McCaskill uses facts to slam Senate Republicans' health care process
McCaskill uses facts to slam Senate Republicans' health care process

If the upper chamber approves a repeal bill by then, Republicans would still have one month before the August recess to merge the House and Senate bills , which are expected to have big differences, Politico reported . Democrats are asking the Senate parliamentarian to rule that the House bill contains flaws that prevent Senate Republicans from...

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  • Scalise 'May Have Brought Some Unity' To US Through 'Great Sacrifice'
Scalise 'May Have Brought Some Unity' To US Through 'Great Sacrifice'

Doctors attending to Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana said Friday they feel better about his condition after he was shot by a gunman. Lawmakers described a chaotic scene during the shooting . His family said they appreciate the support they've received from lawmakers and the president, and are thankful for the bravery of the special agent...

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  • I dead, 6 sickened in NYC Legionnaires' cluster
I dead, 6 sickened in NYC Legionnaires' cluster

One person with significant underlying health conditions in their 90s has died. Four of those people were hospitalized and two have been discharged from the hospital. The New York City Health Department announced the community cluster of the disease Friday. Legionnaires' Disease is caused by a bacteria known as Legionella .

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  • US Republican Steve Scalise shows signs of improvement after shooting
US Republican Steve Scalise shows signs of improvement after shooting

Although the weather in Washington looks headed toward a near-flawless summer night, an obvious and immovable shadow is being cast over Thursday night's Congressional Baseball Game - a tradition that began more than a century ago . "On behalf of Steve and our children, I want to thank everyone from the bottom of our hearts for the incredible a...

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  • 'Witch Hunt': Trump confirms he is being investigated over Comey firing
'Witch Hunt': Trump confirms he is being investigated over Comey firing

But Mueller answers to Rosenstein , who did, in fact, write a memo in early May recommending that Trump fire FBI Director James Comey. "President Trump is hurting his own case every time he goes on [Twitter]", said a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Democrat Patrick Leahy of Vermont, on MSNBC.

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  • Trump says Scalise 'took a bullet' for all of us
Trump says Scalise 'took a bullet' for all of us

Democrats and Republicans huddle for a prayer before the game. Scalise, 51, sustained injuries to internal organs, broken bones and severe bleeding after being shot in his left hip on Wednesday morning on a baseball field in a Washington suburb.

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  • Republicans, Democrats Play Ball for 'Team Scalise'
Republicans, Democrats Play Ball for 'Team Scalise'

By far the most emotional moment of the night was when Agent David Bailey took the mound to throw out the first pitch. The Democrats won the game, 11-2, behind pitcher Cedric Richmond, a close friend of Scalise's from Louisiana . Scalise also had to have an operation to fix a bone in his foot. Numerous people at the ballpark interviewed by...

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  • Partial results: Most voters in Puerto Rico back statehood
Partial results: Most voters in Puerto Rico back statehood

The parade came on the same day when Puerto Rico held a controversial referendum on political status. While Gov. Ricardo Rosello said the vote sent a strong message to Washington, the Puerto Rican government hasn't approved a request for statehood, and the final decision rests with Congress.

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

The two men never talked about politics, Euille said. He even joined a Facebook group called "Terminate the Republican Party ". One of the last encounters anyone had with Hodgkinson in Belleville was March 24, near his home just outside the Belleville city limits.

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  • President Trump Might Fire the Special Counsel. Can He Do That?
President Trump Might Fire the Special Counsel. Can He Do That?

Ever since Chris Ruddy, CEO of the conservative news outlet Newsmax , publicly stated that President Trump is contemplating firing Special Counsel Robert Mueller , Washington has seemingly been spinning in overdrive. "I do not", Sessions said when asked whether he knows whether the president records his conversations. In what became known as the ...

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  • Border Patrol arrests 4 men at medical camp run by aid group
Border Patrol arrests 4 men at medical camp run by aid group

The Customs and Border Protection Agency's Arizona office also tweeted about the incident, releasing photos of migrants being arrested and announcing that the arrests were of Mexican nationals for immigration violations. Obstruction of humanitarian aid is an egregious abuse by the law enforcement agency, a clear violation of worldwide humanitaria...

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  • Michelle Carter Found Guilty Of Involuntary Manslaughter
Michelle Carter Found Guilty Of Involuntary Manslaughter

As toxic fumes filled the cab of the pickup and Roy climbed out and texted to Carter that he was afraid, she urged him to " get back in " in the pick-up. "The evidence actually established that Conrad Roy caused his own death by his physical actions and by his own thoughts", Cataldo said. "A lot of people tell me I have a lot going for me".

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