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Trump 'deeply saddened' by shooting at congressional baseball practice

Congressman Steve Scalise , the number three Republican in the House of Representatives, was expected to recover after being shot in the hip. And we do it beca...


Sharply divided panel advances recreational pot bill

More than 54 percent of MA voters approved the law, which allows adults 21 and older to possess up to an ounce of marijuana in public and 10 ounces at home, and...


Suspect in congressional baseball shooting has died

The assailant has been identified as James T. Hodgkinson . Rep. Claudia Tenney (R-N.Y.) received a threatening email Wednesday morning after the shooting ...


Bills targeting opioid abuse up for Wisconsin Senate vote

Lena Taylor, D-Milwaukee. "It's what we always do". The proposal up for a vote Wednesday would mean state offices would be closed every year on November 11. T...


We Support Congressional Baseball Game

Wednesday's chaos drew about 100 police officers from different departments within minutes, according to witnesses, and helicopters swooped in to airlift the in...


United States congressman Steve Scalise 'shot at Virginia baseball practice'

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said on the Senate floor that Hodgkinson apparently was a volunteer for his campaign past year. "Violence of ...


Rifle-wielding gunman wounds lawmaker, then killed by police

Scalise dragged himself off the infield leaving a trail of blood as colleagues rushed to his assistance. Scalise was shot in the hip and underwent surgery, acco...


United States lawmaker, others in hospital after shooting at baseball practice

He dragged himself away from the infield leaving a trail of blood before fellow lawmakers could rush to his assistance. For now, his condition remains critica...


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 ...