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Trump dismisses ex-FBI director Comey as a 'leaker'

Trump met with Russia's foreign minister Sergey Lavrov the day after Comey was sacked and said that a "great pressure" around the investigation had been "taken ...


Would a Trump Impeachment Help Democrats in 2018?

John Conyers , the ranking Democrat on the Judiciary Committee . Rep. (D-Texas) has also sounded the impeachment horn. While I understand that I may face e...


US House GOP Whip in critical condition after shooting

Witnesses say he dragged himself across the field, leaving a trail of blood as he and the others tried to take cover. He had been living out of his van in the...


American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home

Warmbier", said Heather Nauert, a State Department spokeswoman. However, nothing should be read into this coincidence, given the timeline of theTrump administ...


WaPo: Special Counsel Investigating Whether Trump Tried To Obstruct Justice

The investigation into ties between President Trump's campaign and the Russian government has now turned to investigating Trump himself for obstruction...


IL and Iowa lawmakers react to the Virginia shooting

Among those victims were House majority whip Steve Scalise , who was standing on a first base when he was shot in the hip, according to the Associated Press. N...


Protest against Sharia Law held in Richardson

Although Sharia hasn't supplanted the Constitution as the basis of US law anywhere in the country, several states - including Arkansas, Louisiana and Oklahoma -...


Shooting in Virginia: What we know

Hodgkinson of IL, had died. - Zachary Barth, a staffer for Texas Representative Roger Williams, was also shot. - Matt Mika, a lobbyist for Arkansas-based T...


Muslims observing Ramadan saved residents in London high-rise fire

Confirming the deaths, Commander Stuart Cundy, of the Metropolitan Police , said: "I can confirm twelve fatalities at this time but this figure is likely to ri...


Rain, thunderstorms possible for the midstate on Thursday night

However, the incoming of a cold front Saturday evening will return greater rain chances. The National Weather Service indicated it was 68 degrees as of 6:...


Gunman dead after wounding top Republican

Trump "colluded" with Russian officials to influence the 2016 presidential election. "I saw him crouched behind a wooden structure, and he had an AK-47 type ...


Authorities searching Virginia shooter's home as investigation continues

After the shooting in Alexandria, Virginia , where congressional leaders were practicing for an upcoming charity event, eastern North Carolina representatives...


House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, aides shot at baseball practice in Virginia

Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., noticed someone returning fire near the dugout. The 51-year-old Republican from Louisianna was taken to George Washington University Hospi...


Sanders: GOP Baseball Shooter Was Campaign Volunteer

A congressional aide said Scalise was in stable condition at George Washington University Hospital . Sanders said he had been informed that Hodgkinson had volu...


Congressmen at GOP Baseball Shooting Credit Capitol Police for Preventing 'Massacre'

Sanders addressed that on the Senate floor on Wednesday. Scalise was shot at a congressional baseball practice just outside of Washington . "I am sic...


Comey giving FBI Trump memos: friend says

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington , Tuesday, June 13, 2017, before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee he...


Trump makes surprise visit to hospital treating hurt congressman

In all, Barton and Williams were among 25 congressmen and 15 staff members at the ball field in the affluent Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria when the mass s...


Rep. Steve Scalise Is in Critical Condition Following Surgery

Mika served as a White House aide under former President George W. Bush, where he coordinated volunteers, worked with press advance and security details and m...


AL GOP Representatives Safe After Baseball Practice Shooting

A top House Republican , Steve Scalise of Louisiana , was shot by a rifle-wielding gunman Wednesday at a congressional baseball practice just outside of Wash...


Griffin not 'laying down' for Trump, fears career is over

Griffin issued an apology in a video , in which she said, "I crossed the line" and "went way too far ", and that "the image is too disturbing". At a press...


Indian-American Ananya wins US National Spelling Bee contest

Ananya, of Fresno, California, won the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday after numerous rounds against Rohan Rajeev . " Marocain " is a French word f...


Rep. DeSantis: Man encountered in parking lot fits Alexandria shooter description

DeSantis said he didn't give the parking lot encounter a second thought as he rode with Duncan and a Duncan staffer to Capitol Hill. "I was at the Congressional...


US Attorney General Sessions calls notion he colluded with Russian Federation 'detestable lie'

Sessions said he met twice with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak , once at last year's Republican National Convention and later in his Senate office, but...


Schumer backs measure opposing weapons sale to Saudis

On Tuesday, 47 senators voted to block a substantial portion of the arms deal the president has promised the Saudis. Senators backing the measure argue ...


Dead gunman was open about Bernie Sanders support on social media

The director of Sanders' Iowa campaign says campaign staff could not recall the gunman , whose name was James T. Hodgkinson . His domestic violence charge...