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Sanders: GOP Baseball Shooter Worked on His Campaign

Police officials would not comment on any motive for the shooting or whether Hodgkinson was targeting Republicans. Hodgkinson was still in IL as recently as M...


Illinois Republican: Shooter Contacted Our Office 10 Times in Past Year

Clark recalled Hodgkinson as someone who could occasionally get heated on the golf course. Hodgkinson apparently wrote many letters to the editor of his l...


Gunman Opens Fire During Baseball Practice For Republican Members Of Congress

Scalise has been a strong opponent of gun control measures. "He will recover from this assault". Proceedings were canceled for the day in the House, and inste...


USA lawmaker, others shot on baseball field by anti-Trump man

He had been living out of his van in the Alexandria area in recent months, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said. "Everyone on that field is a public serva...


Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner

Euille said he had no indication this man would do anything so heinous as to shoot at congressmen playing baseball. Trump-hating James Hodgkinson wanted to ...


Gillespie wins GOP nomination in governor's race

On the Republican side, the race remains too close to call between Ed Gillespie and Corey Stewart . Frank Wagner , R-Virginia Beach. Gillespie ran for U...


Man Who Robbed Bank to Avoid His Wife Sentenced to Home Confinement

Lawrence John Ripple , 70, walked into the Bank of Labor just down the street from police headquarters in Kansas City with a note demanding money and that he ...


Prosecutors seek jail time for ex-Penn State president

Still, he told Spanier: "This is a Shakespearean tragedy". All three men apologized before Judge John Boccabella sentenced them. He served for 16 years as p...


Barton says congressional baseball game will be played as scheduled

Law enforcement officials identified him as James T. Hodgkinson , 66, from IL. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to Representative Steve Scalise , Congressio...


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...