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Congress baseball attack: Louisiana rep critical; gunfire caught on camera

Scalise's office said the 51-year-old was "in good spirits" before entering surgery, although the hospital later updated his status to critical. Scalise spoke...


Remember the professor who said Republicans should be executed?

Scott Applewhite). 5 injured, including a Congressman, in shooting at Congressional baseball practiceHodgkinson was a vocal opponent of President Trump and th...


Trump visits 'critical' Steve Scalise in hospital

As we continue to gather information, Tracy and I would like to send our prayers to my friend and colleague, Steve Scalise , as well as members of the security...


Many in GOP unshaken by Comey's testimony against Trump

He also branded the president a liar and said Trump urged him to abandon the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn. And he said mu...


Scalise remains in critical condition, more surgeries expected

Scalise sustained a gunshot wound to the hip and was air-evacuated from the baseball field. Scalise is out of his first surgery, according to a Scalise aide. We...


Golden State Warriors vs. the 2004 Detroit Pistons: Who reigns supreme?

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Tuesday invited the Golden State Warriors to visit the Capitol, amid speculation that the National Basketball...


Sheriff: Fired worker had plan to kill former co-workers

Several roads in Orlando were closed as deputies responded to the shooting. "We are all on heightened alert from the tragic incidents across the globe". P...


Photo Shows Jeff Sessions With Russian Ambassador

The hearing lasted about 2 1/2 hours and included a number of testy exchanges. Accusations of obstruction arose last month when Trump fired FBI Director Ja...


Pres. Trump under investigation for obstruction of justice

Mueller spokesman Peter Carr told NPR's Carrie Johnson, "We'll decline to comment". The leaders of the Senate intelligence committee say In a statement issu...


House Majority Whip, Several Others Shot At Virginia Baseball Field

An attack on any public servant is an attack on all. "I'm grateful that Special Agent Griner is in good condition in the hospital having been shot in the ankl...


The Pittsburgh Penguins will not deny a White House invitation

It's honestly kind of hard to picture the team going to the White House though, at least with their head coach, Steve Kerr, in tow - he's been pretty outspoken...


Trump heads to Ohio to talk infrastructure

We love Ohio. You remember Ohio? Have you folks heard about that? "Wave goodbye, what a mess". Democrats are offering no assistance and will provide 'no votes, ...


Without Scalise, Congressmen would have been defenseless

The president and First Lady Melania Trump later visited Scalise, bringing flowers. "He's old school. You shake his hand, his word is his bond", said Louisi...


Virginia Gov. McAuliffe Insults Republicans by Invoking Gun Control After Shooting

Despite the day's carnage, there was no immediate indication that President Donald Trump or his fellow Republicans would shift from their position protecting...


Top Republican Wounded in US Shooting

President Trump later said the suspect was killed in the ensuing shootout. "Their sacrifice makes democracy possible". US Congressman Steve Scalise is in ...


No cause to fire special counsel Mueller: deputy attorney general Rosenstein

Mike Rogers, head of the National Security Agency , and Richard Ledgett , Rogers' former deputy will be interviewed by Mueller's investigators, perhaps as ear...


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...