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Senior US congressman shot at Virginia baseball practice

A previous statement from Scalise's office indicated he was stable, "in good spirits" and about to undergo surgery. Trump and lawmakers touted the "heroism"...


Brazil's electoral court keeps Temer in office

Military Police stand guard outside the headquarters building of the Superior Electoral Court, in Brasilia , Brazil, Thursday, June 8, 2017. There are early hi...


Top two aides to British PM May quit

The pair had worked with May for years, including when she was in the Home Office, and personally played a substantial role in shaping her public persona and po...


DUP leader slams 'hyperbole' over gay rights policy

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May (L) leaves after hosting a Cabinet meeting at 10 Downing Street in central London on June 12, 2017, following the June...


Theresa May remains as United Kingdom prime minister

The election result means businesses still have no idea what trading rules they can expect in the coming years. After House Speaker John Bercow was re-elected...


Belleville man identified as Alexandria shooter

Terry McAuliffe (D) expressed similar distress at the shootings , which are being investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation among other agencies. He ...


Ramadan toll shows Islamic State in pitched recruiting race

Iraqi government forces flash the sign for victory while holding a Daesh flag in western Mosul's Zanjili neighbourhood on June 9, 2017, during ongoing battles t...


United Kingdom leader holding alliance talks with NIreland party chief

He said there was a danger the government will not look "impartial" if it is "locked into a parliamentary deal" with the Northern Irish Party. While the DUP a...


Lawmakers talk more security, packing a gun after shooting

Barton, the team manager, said he took cover behind a dugout when the shooting started. Today, Democrats regularly impugn the motivations, decency, and even...


London tower fire: 6 dead, Pinoys among injured

Kitchener Fire Prevention Chief Tom Ruggle tells 570 News that with modern building codes in place, it is hard to explain how a fire could spread through a 24-s...


Sessions to face sharp questions on Russian Federation contacts

Lawmakers for weeks have demanded answers from Sessions , particularly about meetings he had last summer and fall with the Russian ambassador to the United Sta...


Darrell Wallace seeks advice before Pocono start

He also was runner-up in August 2014 and June 2015. Series points leader Martin Truex Jr . was second-fastest lap at 178.543 miles per hour in the Furniture ...


May to form minority 'government of certainty'

Pundits will say that May lost the election because she performed robotically on the campaign trail , failed to answer journalists' questions with conviction, ...


Senator Johnson hasn't seen details of secret healthcare bill

The 13 senators invited to lunch at the White House were a mix of conservative and moderate Republicans. "There are third rails that they can touch in the b...


Trump brands former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief a 'leaker'

While Comey said Trump had lied about him, Trump didn't use that exact terminology in return on Friday. Although Comey refused to say to senators whether he...


Trump in tweets, Calls Ex FBI Chief Comey a 'Leaker' After Testimony

Sacked FBI chief Comey delivered his bombshell allegations at a Senate hearing Thursday, saying in his sworn testimony that he had asked a "friend" identifi...


Who Is Rep. Steve Scalise? Republican Majority Whip Shot In Virginia

In 1909 former professional baseball player turned politician John Tener, a congressman who would later become Governor of Pennsylvania, proposed a casual baseb...


Dozens sent to jail for protest in Russia's St. Petersburg

Under questioning at a Senate hearing, Tillerson said Washington had pressed Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas on the issue of payments to the families of suicid...


Jeff Sessions grilled by Senate Intelligence Committee

Al Franken , D-Minn., after many hours of testimony. Sessions said he had conversations regarding the "general strategic concept" that the USA and Russ...


UPS shooting leaves 4 dead, including shooter at San Francisco center

Another two were wounded by gunfire, police said. Four people are dead, including the gunman, after an employee opened fire at a UPS Center in San Franci...


11 states sue Trump administration over energy standards

Those efficiency standards were set to be published after the ceiling-fan rules were published, on March 15, 2017. "I will not hesitate to go to court to ensure...


Georgia manhunt: Authorities identify 2 slain prison guards

The reward for information leading to the arrests of Rowe , 43, and Dubose , 24, continued to grow. The other inmates have been questioned and a camera on...


Shadow cabinet: Smith returns as Corbyn reshuffles top team

Owen Smith is set to be appointed shadow Northern Ireland secretary by Jeremy Corbyn , according to reports. He said in a tweet last month that he did not th...


London fire: Baby caught after being 'dropped to safety from tower'

She described seeing people "from all angles, banging and screaming for help" from the tower block. Residents said the blaze appeared to start in an apartment o...


Gunman who shot senior USA lawmaker has died

It didn't sound like a shotgun but it did sound like a rifle. Nobody dropped to the ground. Republican Mike Bishop, from MI, said Mr Scalise was at second b...