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Officer injured in baseball shooting throws first pitch

Rep. Steve Scalise , the third-highest-ranking Republican in the House of Representatives, is still in critical condition after undergoing the latest in a se...


Oakland students under 18 will eat lunch for free this summer

The Summer Food Service Program works to fill this critical gap. Nationally, during the school year more than 30 million children eat school lunch daily, and ...


The Attack That Launched the US Capitol Police

Dr. Jack Sava of MedStar Washington Hospital Center says "an excellent recovery is a good possibility", but says Scalise faces additional surgeries, a lon...


White House Plays Down Talk of Firing Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Among them is Fox News anchor Sean Hannity , who laid out a convincing case for firing Mueller as special counsel in charge of investigating alleged collusion...


Steph Curry may skip White House visit

It was the second parade in three seasons for the Warriors. Residents of Oakland , which lost one of its other beloved teams, the Raiders, to Las Vegas, are ...


After closed-door meeting, Senate GOP says healthcare bill coming soon

Some Republicans say they will have a vote before July 4, according to The Wall Street Journal . "The House bill has kind of an abrupt cutoff, and we're ha...


Doctors: Scalise arrived at hospital in 'imminent risk of death'

Rep. The senior Republican is at the Medstar Washington Hospital Centre with a rifle wound in his left hip that shattered bones, tore organs and caused seve...


Sen. Marco Rubio motivates Trump to break US-Cuba relations

While there hasn't been much progress, both governments have already been negotiating on thorny issues like human rights, fugitives and repatriations for Americ...


Democrats beat Republicans on ballfield, raise $1M for charity

Scalise , the No. 3 House Republican, arrived at the hospital via helicopter in shock, with intense internal bleeding and "an imminent risk of death", Sava said...


Trump's deputy attorney general Rosenstein issues cryptic statement about anonymous sources

President Donald Trump on Friday morning appeared to confirm that he's being investigated by the Justice Department after he tweeted: "I am being investig...


Steve Scalise Still in Critical Condition But Improving, Doctors Say

Joe Barton of Texas, to put in Scalise's office on behalf of the Democrats . "We love you." Lewis led a House floor Democratic sit-in a year ago when Republica...


Puerto Rico Election Shows Voters Favor Statehood

But no matter how the vote would have turned out the chance of the Congress acting on it, remain slim at best. Emotions ran high among parade attendees and ...


Cosby trial: Defence rests after one witness

The prosecution rested its case on Friday after five days of testimony from witnesses including Kelly Johnson, who claims Mr Cosby drugged and sexually abused h...


List of Republican congressmen found with baseball practice shooter

Hodgkinson, who had been married to her husband for nearly 30 years, said he had "made preparations to leave" by "selling nearly everything he owned from his bu...


'Trump is considering firing Mueller as special counsel'

On May 17, Gingrich tweeted that Mueller was a "superb choice" for special counsel . Chris Ruddy , the CEO of Newsmax and informal Trump adviser , ca...


Inmates who killed guards on prison bus and escaped captured in Tennessee

The capture was a great relief to law enforcement officers across the Southeast who were hunting what Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills referred to as "vic...


Police Officer Jeronimo Yanez Found Not Guilty in Shooting of Philando Castile

The squad-car video shows Yanez approaching Castile's auto and asking for a driver's license and proof of insurance. Jeronimo Yanez, the Minnesota police offi...


Republicans warn Trump not to fire special counsel Robert Mueller

Rosenstein said he would not follow any orders to dismiss Mueller unless he believes those orders are appropriate and lawful, in response to Maine Senator S...


Wife of alleged Congressional shooter speaks

Mike Bost and Belleville-News Democrat Dana Rieck about it. Dozens of reporters have been stationed outside Hodgkinson's two-storey house on the outskirts of ...


Donald Trump has 'no intention' to fire Mueller

What to today's top authors have to say about Washington? That was enough to send them into a full blown panic. They have always been allies . Mueller headed t...


This Is One of the Most Damning Messages From Michelle Carter's Trial

In her defense, attorney Joseph Cataldo told Judge Lawrence Moniz she believed she was helping Roy and couldn't be held responsible for his death as she was...


US Attorney General says he'll address Senate on Comey's allegations against Trump

In a letter to Senator Richard Shelby on Saturday, Sessions has written that his decision to appear comes in light of last week's testimony by fired Federal B...


Senate approves new Russian Federation sanctions

The Russia amendment was added to the sanctions bill in a 97-2 vote on Wednesday. The measure has been attached to a bill imposing penalties on Iran that the ...


Alaska lawmakers face special session amid budget impasse

Friday afternoon. The Senate has two options: to accept the House's bills with no changes, or to go into another special session, called by either Gov. Bryce ...


Scalise still critical, but expected to recover: Doctor

A police officer mans a shooting scene after a gunman opened fire on Republican members of Congress during a baseball practice near Washington in Alexandr...