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Donald Trump slams James Comey after accusations on lying

Trump said that he would be willing to testify under oath, and Collins said he should fully cooperate with the special counsel in the case. Comey testi...


Trump accuses Comey of lying under oath in fiery news conference

Sacked FBI chief Comey delivered his bombshell allegations at a Senate hearing Thursday, saying in his sworn testimony that he had asked a "friend" iden...


Bernie Sanders Responds to Alexandria Shooting

Scott Applewhite). The assailant, who had nursed grievances against President Donald Trump and the GOP, fought a gun battle with police before he, too, was sh...


Lawmakers At Shooting Say Scalise's Security Prevented A 'Massacre'

Rep. Scalise was struck in the hip by a single rifle shot that caused bone fractures and internal organ bleeding. Scalise was rushed to MedStar Washington H...


Missouri Senate passes its version of abortion bill in special session

Republican Gov. Eric Greitens called lawmakers back to Jefferson City for the second time this summer for a special session focused exclusively on abortion....


Shooting of gun-rights congressman fires up both sides of debate

As of Wednesday, Matt Mika , a lobbyist for Tyson Foods and former congressional staffer, was in critical condition after undergoing surgery for a gunshot woun...


Scalise Shooting Suspect Identified as James Hodgkinson

According to the Belleville News-Democrat, he was a licensed home inspector from 1994 until 1997. In March, Hodgkinson met with sheriff deputies in IL after...


Calls for gun control likely revving up already

But for the activists who are fighting in this moment for gun control , moments like this call for an even greater need to stay united, and to express sympathy...


Florida Fish and Wildlife announces updated dates for recreational red snapper season

In light of the original three-day federal season that ran June 1-3, Graves recognizes the extra days this summer aren't necessarily an ideal solution - but sai...


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...