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Republicans, Democrats battle as one: Team Scalise

The rifle blast to Scalise's left hip, as he stood near second base, caused "substantial damage" to bones, internal organs and blood vessels. The Associated P...


Closing arguments set in police officer's manslaughter trial

He says Castile was ignoring his commands not to pull it out. Paulsen asked the jury to consider what might have happened if Yanez, when told of the gun, woul...


Amazon buys Whole Foods for $14 million

There's also Amazon Fresh , the online stores next-day grocery service that's been steadily growing for years, even spreading to London. While Mr. Bezos has be...


Shooter of Republican lawmakers a fan of leftist Sanders

Scalise and lobbyist Matt Mika remained in critical condition Friday; three others wounded have been released from hospitals. "He clearly knows they're ther...


Scalise undergoes more surgery after Virginia shooting

Scalise was one of several people shot by suspect James T. Hodgkinson ― a 66-year-old resident of IL ― who targeted a GOP team baseball practice in Alexandr...


Steve Scalise Upgraded To 'Serious Condition' And Is Speaking To Family

Several other people were also injured in Wednesday's shooting before Scalise's security detail and other police officers gunned down the assailant, who later d...


U.S. warship collision: 7 Navy sailors missing

The cause of the collision is now unknown. The Fitzgerald had recently made a port call to the US Navy's Subic Bay base in the Philippines and conducted p...


Del Ray streets near congressional baseball shooting reopen

The shooting occurred at a popular park and baseball complex in Alexandria, Virginia, across the Potomac River from Washington , where Republican lawmakers and...


Trump discloses income in financial form

The 98-page disclosure document, posted on the ethics office's website, is nowhere almost as detailed as the tax records that Trump has thus far refused to publ...


Running for their lives - from ground balls to gun shots

Loudermilk is not the only congressman to float the idea of allowing lawmakers to tote guns in the wake of Wednesday morning's shooting. The Senators might get ...


Risk for severe weather in the QCA

Our attention then turns to Saturday. Storms have been developing across central Iowa Saturday afternoon and now they will move through the Quad Cities area t...


Trump announces new Cuba policy

United States President Donald Trump on Friday reversed parts of his predecessor Barack Obama's diplomatic re-engagement with Cuba , tightening travel and ...


Lead surgeon: U.S. congressman Scalise showing improvement after being shot

After accepting it gracefully, Mr Barton cracked: "Next year we won't be so nice". Capitol Police, who provided security for Scalise during the practice, kill...


Senate passes new sanctions on Russia, Iran

This is what helped bring down former national security advisor Michael Flynn who supposedly talked about lifting sanctions with the Russian ambassador and fail...


Grand theft avocado: 3 arrested in $300K California theft

The three were being held at the Ventura County jail on Friday. After finding evidence "that confirmed the allegations", detectives served multiple warrants i...


Sheriff David Clarke reverses acceptance of Homeland Security role

Clarke said in the statement he thinks his skills could be better used in a "more aggressive role". Clarke faced significant pushback over his reported positi...


Lawyer Gloria Allred: 'It's Too Early to Celebrate, Mr. Cosby'

Lawyers for Andrea Constand issued a statement on her behalf Saturday. Said Allred: "We can never underestimate the blinding power of celebrity, but justice...


LeBron James' Top NBA Finals Performances

There aren't usually words for that kind of sacrifice, but Kevin Durant found just the right ones, when he gave his mom a tearful shoutout in his acceptance ...


Rep. Scalise faces additional surgeries; condition still critical

Medstar Washington Hospital Center, where Scalise is being treated, has said he will "require additional operations, and will be in the hospital for some time...


Wife of Virginia shooter James Hodgkinson: 'I'm sorry that he did this'

The statement said the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives determined that Hodgkinson bought the guns from federally licensed dealers. B...


Conrad Roy III's family breaks their silence after Michelle Carter is convicted

And now family and friends of Conrad Roy , the victim of her sick games, have spoken out in support of the conviction. Just weeks before Roy committed sui...


Close friend of Trump says he's considering firing special prosecutor Bob Mueller

She asked about news reports suggesting that President Trump was already thinking about "terminating" Robert Mueller from his position as special counse...


Trump tweetstorm slams Russian Federation investigation

Earlier this week, the Washington Post broke news that special counsel Robert Mueller had recently expanded the independent investigation to personally exam...


Vice President Mike Pence hires outside counsel in Russia probe

Now, as pressure on Pence continues to build - notably, members of Trump's transition team, which was led by Pence, were ordered to preserve documents related t...


Federal Bureau of Investigation won't release Comey's Trump memos

At a ceremony last month to welcome Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand , the Justice Department's third-ranking official, Rosenstein joked awkwardly abo...