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United States congressman Scalise still in critical condition: Hospital

IL resident James Hodgkinson , 66, opened fire from behind the fence along the third base line. But Slater said authorities were still working to determine a m...


Shot US Congressman Scalise undergoes surgery

Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., aptly reflected that in his comments to the House afterward, urging his colleagues to remember the image of congressional Democra...


The Hill: Trump draws a harder line on Cuba

Trump couldn't "care less about Cubans", Rhodes said via Twitter , adding "the few people in Miami enabling Trump in carrying out this charade should be em...


More airlines bar unruly MP

The move was spurred four more airlines - Air India, Jet Airways, SpiceJet and GoAir - to ban the MP. "I will get the entire incident at Vizag airport enquire...


After London fire, desperate pleas for missing residents on social media

Khadija Saye , 24, lived on the 20th floor of the west London tower block with her mother Mary Mendy, who relatives said also died in the fire. A collection o...


Trump rolls back parts of what he calls 'terrible' Obama Cuba policy

President Barack Obama had acted unilaterally on easing some of the restrictions a year ago including the reopening of the U.S. Embassy in the capital city of...


Trump faces obstruction probe

Things changed shortly after Comey's firing, according to Post's sources. The leaders of the Senate Intelligence committee said in a statement issued Wedn...


Congressman Shot Is Still in Critical Condition But 'Excellent Recovery' Possible

And there were peanuts, Cracker Jacks and overpriced beers for all. Majority Whip Steve Scalise (La.) and four others were wounded by the shooter. Griner, w...


Protests erupt over London fire response

The monarch and her grandson, Prince William , paid a visit to the Westway Sports Centre in White City, West London , on Friday. British Prime Minister The...


Trump confirms that he is being investigated for firing FBI Director

Donald Trump derided claims of collusion between Moscow and his associates as " phony " on Thursday after reports that the head of a probe into Russia's...


Doctors: Scalise remains critical, but 'excellent recovery' possible

Representatives on both teams chose to go forward with the game, which got underway at 7 p.m. Thursday, as a measure of resilience and tribute. Washington Po...


Trump confirms he is under investigation in Russia inquiry

Friday's tweets are the latest in a week of angry social media responses by the President over a report by The Washington Post that Mr Mueller was loo...


Voice of anger amongst those who live around Grenfell Tower

In a message on Twitter, Harman said: " Theresa May should have met Grenfell Fire residents". But Dr Jim Glocking, technical director at the Fire Protection ...


Aaron Judge hits 496-foot HR, longest since tracking began

Hicks homered twice and rookie Jordan Montgomery pitched seven stellar innings to lead NY over the Baltimore Orioles 8-2 on Friday night. And three of those ...


United States police officer acquitted over fatal shooting of black motorist

The verdict - not guilty on one count of second-degree manslaughter and two felony counts of reckless discharge of a firearm - was criticized by the advocacy gr...


Weapons used in Republican baseball shooting appear legally bought

He said a colleague received an email that stated, "One down, 217 to go". A congressional women's softball team has hit the practice field in Washington ami...


Trump asks Americans to pray for Rep. Steve Scalise

Scalise was struck in the hip, congressional aide Zack Barth was shot in the calf, and U.S. Capitol Police Officer Crystal Griner was hit in the ankle. Scalise,...


Philippine casino gunman identified, not a terrorist, police say

He was wielding an M4 assault rifle, Armeen Gomez, chief security officer of Resorts World Manila , said at a news conference. According to the Ombudsman, Ca...


Grief over Grenfell Tower disaster turns into angry protests

Pastor Vance said the divide in Kensington in terms of rich and poor was "like nothing you've ever seen". "We know that at least 30 people have died as a re...


Trump hits back over 'obstruction of justice' claims

After the firestorm caused by Comey's firing, Rosenstein appointed Mueller , Comey's predecessor as FBI director, to take over the DOJ Russia investigation...


U.S. lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting

A spokesman for George Washington University Hospital said that Matt Mika, a lobbyist wounded in the attack, was improving, and that as of Thursday night his ...


Tory-DUP deal announcement 'to be delayed due to tower block tragedy'

Earlier, Andrea Leadsom, leader of the lower house of parliament, said the government had agreed with Queen Elizabeth, who reads out the new government prog...


Trump transition team ordered to save materials on Russia, Ukraine

President Donald Trump's transition team has been ordered to preserve materials related to ongoing investigations into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 US ...


Protesters storm local town hall over London fire

May has faced criticism for not meeting with survivors during her first visit to the site after the blaze, the wire service reports. British authorities are l...


Blast at Chinese Kindergarten kills eight, injures 65

The blast at the Chuangxin Kindergarten in Fengxian, which struck at 4:50 p.m., was under investigation, the Xuzhou city government in Jiangsu province said on ...