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GOP, Democrats playing ball as Team Scalise

Four others were also wounded in the shooting , including two Capitol Police officers, a congressional staffer and a lobbyist. As of Wednesday afternoon, Sc...


France says British PM's legitimacy not called into question by election

In a reflection of her newfound humility, May managed a joke at her own expense as Britain's House of Commons got underway in the first sitting after Thursd...


Scalise's condition after shooting 'more difficult' than thought

This year's game was scheduled for Thursday at Nationals Park in Washington , but after a gunman opened fire on the Republican team's practice in nearby Al...


The Republican response to reports of an investigation into Trump, annotated

The Washington Post first reported that Robert Mueller wanted to question Dan Coats , the director of national intelligence; Adm. Michael S. Rogers, the he...


Brexit: UK and European Union negotiations to start on Monday

Brexit talks had been expected to begin in Brussels next week but May's loss of her parliamentary majority in a snap general election one week ago raised do...


Special counsel reviewing whether Trump obstructed justice

Mueller is known to be close friends with former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey , whose credibility he would have to weigh against the pr...


CNN sues Justice Department for copies of Comey memos

Last week's dramatic hearings are just an early stage of what needs to be a long and thorough investigation. The NSA said in statement that it would "fully ...


Sir John Major is 'concerned wary and dubious' over DUP confidence deal

DUP leader Arlene Foster is due to see May tomorrow for crunch talks, which could force the delay of the government's presentation of its legislative progr...


London Mayor Khan suggests calling off Trump state visit to Britain

He was clear to note the conditional nature of his rejection of Trump, telling the British broadcaster, "When you have a special relationship , it is no differ...


British PM May to meet Sinn Fein, other Northern Ireland parties

Leader of Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) Arlene Foster and Deputy Leader Nigel Dodds arrive at 10 Downing Street in London , for a meeting ...


Trump dismisses obstruction of justice investigation with 'nice' tweet

Quoting officials, the newspaper said one event of interest to Mueller is an exchange on March 22, when Coats told associates that Trump had asked him to interv...


Russian Federation probe: Attorney General Jeff Sessions to appear before Senate Intelligence Committee

Sessions recused himself from overseeing the federal Russia probe three months ago after The Washington Post reported on a pair of undisclosed meetings Sess...


Play ball! GOP, Dems to battle as 1: Team Scalise

So it was welcome news Wednesday when Rep. Joe Barton of Texas, the manager of the GOP's congressional baseball team, held a news conference with his Democratic...


Tory deal may breach Good Friday pact

After a day of talks at Number 10 with four other parties from the province, Gerry Adams stood on the steps of Downing Street and questioned whether a deal wi...


Russia's Putin Offers Asylum To Former US FBI Director Comey

But he displayed rather detailed knowledge of what Mr Comey had said , noting that he had not provided evidence of alleged Russian meddling in the U.S. "The ...


Trump allies question Mueller probe

Multiple House Republicans said that there was no discussion about the special counsel at the weekly GOP meeting. "My position is that Mueller is a man of int...


Trump slams obstruction of justice story on Twitter

Regarding this latest lie du jour, Trump committed obstruction of justice , your headline might be, "Comey admits under oath that President Trump did not o...


The special counsel is examining Trump's possible obstruction of justice

Trump expressed frustration Thursday at the prospect of that review, again taking to Twitter to denounce the probe as a "witch hunt", and complaining that Hilla...


Two US Navy vessels arrive in Doha for joint exercise

Bloomberg News reported the deal was for 36 jets . A $ 12 billion deal to buy Boeing F-15 USA fighter jets shows Qatar has deep-rooted support from W...


Scalise shooter went to Washington to "fix the tax system", wife says

Clair County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Richard Wagner, right, listens Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Belleville, Ill. Steve Bongardt, who worked until 2015 as an Fe...


United Nations extends North Korea sanctions in 'clear message' to Pyongyang

Adding names to the United Nations blacklist mean a global travel ban and asset freeze, making the listings more symbolic given the isolated nature of officia...


UK's May To Meet Northern Ireland Leaders To Smooth DUP Deal

The deal is expected to include greatly increased infrastructure spending for Northern Ireland, where the DUP was under intense pressure over the implementati...


Jurors in Cosby's sex-assault trial start deliberations

Cosby says any contact was consensual. "He took that from Andrea Constand ". This is not sympathy for the defendant. But Steele said it's no accident that s...


Investigation Continues Into Congressional Baseball Practice Gunman

Authorities say the gunman in Alexandria, Virgina was 66-year-old James Hodgkinson who lived in Belleville, which is a town in southwestern IL off Interstat...


Turnbull wants changes to parole after shootout

The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the siege , in which a man was killed, several police were injured and a woman was held against her will. ...