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5 key takeaways from Attorney General Sessions' testimony

Sessions, who served as a top surrogate for Trump's campaign, said Tuesday that it was "not because of an asserted wrongdoing, or any belief that I may have b...


Majority whip among those shot at congressional baseball team practice

He also stated that "America is praying for you, and America is praying for all of the victims of this awful shooting ", in regards to Rep. Scalise and the o...


Pemberton native locked in tight Va. primary race

He was attacked for taking money from the increasingly controversial Dominion Energy, a regulated monopoly that serves as the state's largest energy supplier. F...


Local Reaction To Alexandria Shooting 11:31 Download

In all, five people were taken to area hospitals, including the suspect, Alexandria police said. When the federal officers first began firing, those in the du...


Northern California Air Force base on security lockdown

A simulated training exercise was scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday and "someone took that to be an active shooter", Garamendi said to the Associated Press ...


Former Nebraska-Lincoln chancellor gets jail time in Jerry Sandusky case

The trio of former admins will begin their respective sentences on July 15. At the center was Spanier, the 69-year-old who once ranked among the nation's mo...


The man who opened fire on congressional Republicans frequently bashed them online

Rep. Mike Bishop, R-Mich., said Scalise was standing on second base when he was shot. Scalise, as part of the House leadership, was accompanied to the practic...


A morning's baseball drill becomes an assault on Republicans

Bernie Sanders . Sanders confirmed that Hodgkinson was apparently a volunteer in his 2016 presidential campaign. "If it hadn't of been for those two officers"...


Gunman dead after shooting top Republican politician at baseball practice

A man who shot top Republican politician Steve Scalise at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia has died from his injuries. Several ot...


Gunman in United States lawmakers shooting dies

President Donald Trump tweeted a message of support to his "friend and patriot" Scalise, calling himself "deeply saddened" by the incident in Alexandria, where...


Southern Baptist Convention in uproar over "alt-right"

The convention also rejected a proposal that would have condemned the alt-right, a political movement that mixes racism, white nationalism and populism. Bil...


Ivanka Trump Calls for National Unity After Virginia Shooting

It provided no further details about him. Trump said that " many lives would have been lost without the heroic action" of the Capitol Police officers who too...


The Gunman Who Attacked Republican Members of Congress Has Died

The hospital said another victim of the shooting is in good condition. Louisiana congressman Steve Scalise underwent surgery for a gunshot to the hip and wa...


UPS says San Francisco shooter was an employee

Agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are aiding the SFPD in the investigation. It came the same day a gunman opened fire on Rep...


Shooting Highlights Role Of Capitol Police

President Donald Trump , including a post that reads: "Trump is a Traitor". Scalise was fielding balls on second base when he was shot, according to lawmaker...


US House postpones most work in wake of baseball field shooting

Roger Williams , R-Austin. Alexandria police and emergency members gather near the crime scene of an early morning shooting in Alexandria, Virginia, June 14...


Gillespie's close call a sign for moderate Republicans

Corey Stewart-a man who has blamed the left for rising anti-Semitism , spent much of the campaign concerned about the fate of Confederate statues, ran an ad ...


San Francisco UPS shooting leaves 4 dead, including gunman

San Francisco police on Twitter confirmed a shooting had taken place at the postal service in the area of San Bruno Avenue and advised people to avoid the ...


Multiple victims from UPS center shooting in San Francisco

Spokesman Steve Gaut told The Associated Press that the gunman opened fire inside the facility before the drivers were sent out for their daily deliveries. ...


What Is The Congressional Baseball Game?

Roger Williams , who is said to be in stable condition. Brooks said that Scalise, 51, was down on the ground with what Brooks described as "a hip wound". "T...


Jeff Sessions furiously denies Russian collusion as a 'detestable and appalling lie'

The attorney general was forced to recuse himself in March from the federal investigation into Russian interference in the USA election after media reports...


Donald Trump: Happy to Speak 'Under Oath' to Refute James Comey

Kasowitz also maintained that the testimony made clear that Trump "never, in form or substance, directed or suggested that Mr. Comey stop investigating anyo...


Red Sox announcer Remy says Tanaka shouldn't get translator

Boston Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy apologized on Wednesday for his on-air remarks that pitchers such as New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka ...


Federal authorities investigating shooting of congressman, others

But for the immediate response for those two armed officers who were already on the scene, many more people could have died, as those members of Congress were...


FIRST ALERT Weather Day Wednesday for strong storms

The main threat would be isolated damaging wind gusts and isolated large hail. At 7:07 p.m., a severe thunderstorm was located on radar near Hole in the Wal...