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Steve Scalise to undergo third surgery from gunshot in mass shooting

James Hodgkinson , who has been identified as the shooter of Steve Scalise , protests outside of the United States Post Office in Belleville, Illinois, in th...


Anti-Trump gunman attacks US lawmakers, dies in shootout

At least five people including senior U.S. Congressman Scalise were wounded when a gunman opened fire during a baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia on Wedn...


Authorities: Lyle Jeffs captured at marina

Prosecutors allege that 11 FLDS leaders, including Lyle Jeffs , conspired to defraud the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), or food stam...


Blimp flying over US Open crashes

The Federal Aviation and Administration and National Transportation Safety Board have been called to investigate the crash. Thursday is the first day of the t...


Trump says Scalise 'in some trouble' as House gavels back in

Steve Scalise (R-Louisiana) and four other people were shot by a gunman from IL on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen). A FBI Evidence Response Team inspects th...


GOP offers 'compromise' state budget with familiar reforms

But they're facing stiff opposition from Republicans who made clear again Tuesday they want structural spending changes made to the budget before they might agr...


Blimp crashes in Wisconsin near US Open

Johnson also said that the pilot jumped out of the blimp with a parachute. A blimp crashes during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Thursday,...


US President Donald Trump blasts report on possible obstruction of justice probe

Comey, who was leading the FBI's Russian Federation investigation when Trump fired him last month, said in a Senate testimony last week that he had told Tr...


Kansas governor allows concealed carry bill to become law

The governor acted Thursday and broke with gun-rights allies. A 2013 state law required public buildings to allow concealed guns if those buildings lacked h...


Grenfell Tower fire: Theresa May orders full public inquiry

Earlier on Thursday, Fire Commissioner Cotton had said her crew had reached the top floor of the building and conducted visual searches . "There are times ...


Sanders 'sickened,' shooter possibly linked to 2016 campaign

Trump addressed the nation less than five hours after the shooting that wounded Rep. Steve Scalise , congressional staffer Zach Barth, former congressional...


Steve Scalise remains in critical condition, undergoes third surgery

Mika requires assistance to breath and will need more surgery. The congressional staffer, who works for Rep. Roger Williams of Texas, was shot in the leg an...


Palestinian Official Vows to Continue Paying Terrorists, Defying US

The senators also agreed that these sanctions could not be lifted without Congressional approval. A vote on the Russian Federation sanctions is scheduled for ...


Teen cadets stole Los Angeles police cars, stun guns, radios

Speaking at a news conference Thursday, Beck said he had ordered a thorough review of the department's cadet program and inventory management protocols. "We'r...


Trump says Scalise "in some trouble" as House gavels back in

In a national address, Trump appealed for unity following the morning assault in the Washington suburb of Alexandria, Virginia. "The people around here, on ...


Steve Scalise In Critical Condition After Virginia Shooting — Emergency Surgery

The business of the House is resuming a day after a rifle-wielding attacker opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing for a charity baseball game. Hodgki...


Trump makes case for apprenticeships to fill jobs gap

Since 2007, more than 25,000 SC workers have completed apprenticeships; the number of companies participating in the program has increased from 90 to 880. "Ther...


Cosby spokesman: Deadlock shows jury has doubts

Reporters rushed outside to file the news and I think it's the first time I've had an elderly lady try and shoulder barge me as she rushed to be first to tweet....


Trump Denounces Reports Of Widening Russia Probe

The obstruction of justice investigation into Trump began days after Comey was sacked on May 9, according to people familiar with the matter, the Washington P...


GOP baseball shooting: Bernie Sanders says gunman apparently was campaign volunteer

According to the senator, he has already been informed that the shooter at the Republican baseball practice was a volunteer during his presidential campaign. C...


Deliberations continue in trial of Officer Jeronimo Yanez

The jury also re-watched video shot and livestreamed on Facebook by Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds. No explanation was given for the request. Castile ...


Mueller investigating President Trump for obstruction of justice: Wash

After Comey's testimony in which he acknowledged telling Trump that he was not under investigation, Trump tweeted that he felt "total and complete vindication...


Amid diplomatic contact, North Korea frees American student

My colleagues Anna Fifield and Karen DeYoung reported that there was no coordination between Rodman and the White House: "Officials involved in securing Warmb...


Trump's first press conference since Comey hearing

Speaking the day after Comey delivered a scathing indictment of the president at the Senate Intelligence Committee , the USA president again denied two key ...


Congressional Charity Baseball Game To Go On After Shooting Spree At Practice

Two others were also shot: Zach Barth , a congressional staffer, and Matt Mika , a lobbyist. After being shot, Griner and her wife, Tiffany, were given a bo...