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Senate GOP, Dems agree on new sanctions on Russia

It would also include " robust assistance to strengthen democratic institutions and counter disinformation across Central and Eastern European countries that ar...


Rep. Duncan Said He and Gunman Spoke Prior to Shooting

However, the New York Times reported that the man who spoke to Duncan and De Santis was "later identified as the gunman". Congressman Steve Scalise an...


Inmates shoot, kill 2 correctional officers in Georgia

Many law enforcement officers from local, state and federal agencies are hunting for them. This undated photo released by the Georgia Department of Correction...


US Open jungle is par for the course - McIlroy

At U.S. Open qualifying, Diaz was among the 80 players vying for five spots at Canoe Brook Country Club in New Jersey earlier this month. And then a year ag...


US Attorney General Jeff Sessions denies links to Russian Federation in Senate testimony

Sessions told the Senate Intelligence Committee he could not discuss his conversations with Trump because they were private. Sessions said he met...


Trump pushes back on claims that travel ban soon to expire

The White House announcement comes as the Supreme Court considers whether to revive the stalled ban, which would suspend entry into the U.S.by people from six...


Palestinians, Israelis dispute Tillerson on "martyrs' fund"

But Palestinian officials said they were not aware of any change and that it was unlikely a policy that has been a cornerstone of social support for decades wou...


Bronx deli dispute leads to thrown fruit, broken jaw

The two men and the worker had argued over a food order at the Stadium Gourmet Deli, prompting the attack in the early morning hours of May 29, 2017, police sai...


Trump "100%" willing to testify under oath

During the hearing, Mr Comey re-asserted the United States president asked him to drop the FBI's investigation of former national security adviser Michael F...


US Soldiers Killed in Eastern Afghanistan After Afghan Soldier Opens Fire

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said President Trump's national security team briefed him on the situation. The number of insider attacks spiked in 20...


Rep. John Katko not at congressional baseball practice where shooting occurred

Ron Desantis , R-Fla., were getting into Duncan's auto when the man asked them for the political affiliation of those on the field. He could have killed the...


Trump says shooting assailant dies of injuries

He said the congressman dragged himself 10 to 15 yards into the outfield to get further away from the gunman. A total of five people, including Scalise and t...


House votes for $2000 PFD's as budget standoff continues

Deep philosophical divides stalled progress during the preceding extended regular session. House Republicans have wanted to sock away the cash to avoid mid-ye...


Lynch action on Clinton inquiry 'totally illegal'

The president added that he is " willing to testify about his interactions with Comey under oath. In the open session before the Intelligence Committee, ...


Sessions defiant in Senate panel testimony

CNN just published a story alleging that the intelligence community provided documents to the president-elect last week, that included information that " Russi...


Health groups band together to highlight concerns with House Obamacare repeal

It was focused on healthcare insurers , not the actual care given. "With almost half of Americans likely to develop pre-existing heart and stroke conditions ...


Marches against Islamic law draw opposition

They marched through downtown behind a large sign saying, " Seattle stands with our Muslim neighbors ". Counter-protesters held a banner reading "Refuse Fascism...


Trump, Pence cancel events after baseball practice shooting

Crime scene investigators search for evidence at the scene of a multiple shooting in Alexandria, Va., Wednesday, June 14, 2017 , involving a House Majority Whi...


Celebrities React to Virginia Shooting at Congressional Baseball Practice

Scalise is the No. 3 House Republican leader. "Authorities are continuing to investigate the crime, and the assailant has now died from his injuries ", Tr...


House Majority Whip Steve Scalise shot at congressional baseball practice

By two minutes."While I am fine, I am praying for my colleagues, Majority Whip Scalise, police and staff", he said in an email. CBS News is reporting that...


Giffords tweets support following baseball practice shooting

High-ranking Republican congressman Steve Scalise was among at least five people who were wounded Wednesday at a Republican baseball team practice in northern...


Rep. Steve Scalise and others shot at congressional baseball practice

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu - scheduled to deliver his annual, and likely final, State of the City address this morning - has announced he postponed the sp...


President Trump to speak on Alexandria shooting

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is now heading up the investigation because members of Congress were involved in the shooting. He also said officers who wer...


Tillerson: Palestinian Authority 'Intent' On Ceasing Payments to Terrorists

Castro asked Tillerson to account for a series of occasions when his foreign policy statements were at odds with the President's, including a recent incident wh...


Trump pleased with Sessions testimony

Comey said he took that unusual step after Trump challenged his account of their conversation in a May 12 tweet: "James Comey better hope that there are no "t...