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Forest fires kill 19 in central Portugal

The death toll initially stood at 25 in the early morning and the updated figure was given by public broadcaster RTP said the death toll, citing Interior Min...


Thomas fires 63 as scores tumble

Brian Harman , Brooks Koepka and Tommy Fleetwood are part of the four-way tie after each fired a 2-under 70. The player who turned the U.S. Open into a ...


Emmanuel Macron's alliance on track for huge parliamentary majority: Odoxa poll

The vote on Sunday will cap a presidential and parliamentary election sequence which started in November previous year with a primary to pick the candidate of t...


Trump wants to dismantle Obama-era Cuba policies

The Associated Press reported that the expected changes will ban transactions with a military-linked corporation that operates dozens of hotels and other tour...


Minnesota police clear protesters off interstate after Yanez acquittal

Earl Gray, who was representing officer Yanez, said "justice was done". "If we don't get no justice, they don't get no peace", marchers chanted, later block...


Ryan and Pelosi back 'Team Scalise' at Congressional baseball ga

Ticket sales were up at this year's game, and that means more money raised for charity. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said that on Thursday ...


Trump bashes probes into his 'non-dealings' with Russian Federation

A former ethics lawyer to President George W. Bush warned on Twitter Saturday that if President Donald Trump follows the advice of Fox News and fires Special...


Doctors Upgrade Rep. Scalise's Condition To 'Serious'

Scalise was among four people shot by a lone gunman who opened fire on a group of Republican lawmakers practicing baseball at the Eugene Simpson Stadium Park....


Steve Scalise conscious, spoke with wife on Saturday, sources say

Although Scalise was able to talk while lying injured on the ball field, he had gone into shock by the time he was transported by helicopter to the hospital a...


Alexandria gunman had a list of names at time of shooting

MedStar Washington Hospital Center Director of Trauma Dr. Jack Sava speaks during a news conference in Washington , Friday, June 16, 2017 , about the conditi...


Congressional Baseball Game Has Been Bipartisan DC Fixture

Scalise and several other Republican members of Congress and their aides were practicing at the ballfield Wednesday morning to prepare for Thursday's annual b...


Rep. Scalise's Condition Upgraded to 'Serious'

The man who opened fire on Republicans practicing for the Congressional Baseball Game Wednesday morning had a list of names on him at the time, a source co...


Schiff: 'Useless' for Trump to Fire Mueller

The White House finally said Tuesday evening that Trump has "no intention" of firing Mueller, amid speculation and concern that he was weighing that option. L...


Senate Makes It Harder for Trump to Lift Russian Sanctions

The sanctions are in response to the violation of the territorial integrity of the Ukraine and Crimea , cyber-attacks and interference in elections and conti...


Record smashing Thomas grabs US Open lead

Thomas , 24, lit up Erin Hills during his third round as nine birdies and an eagle helped him break the record for the lowest score to par in the tournament's...


U.S. lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman showing improvement

Louisiana member Mr Scalise, 51, was one of five people shot when gunman James Hodgkinson opened fire as the Republican team practised for a charity game agains...


Play Ball! GOP, Dems To Battle As One Unit - Team Scalise

Griner remains hospitalised at Washington's MedStar Hospital after getting shot in the ankle, and Sava described her in good condition. A congressional st...


Shooter went to Republican baseball practice with list of names

Steve Scalise's (R-LA) condition after he sustained gunshot wounds at Wednesday's congressional baseball practice. President Donald Trump thanked the membe...


The GOP baseball shooting is the 154th mass shooting this year

The gunman, who has been identified as 66-year-old James T. Hodgkinson , was killed in a shoot-out with police. "We've got to stop the violence", said Bernie...


'Team Scalise' unites as lawmaker remains in critical condition

Vice President Mike Pence has visited the Washington hospital and "checked in" on a Louisiana congressman recovering from a gunshot wound. Hodgkinson di...


Deadlocked Cosby jury eyes fifth day of deliberations

Actor and comedian Bill Cosby arrives for the fifth day of deliberations in his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pe...


Sharp questions for Sessions in coming testimony

Comey, on the other hand, said during his Senate Intel Comittee testimony "Lordy, I hope there are tapes", so there seems to be some confusion between the two...


United States revokes blocked program to protect immigrant parents

Kelly's act fulfills part of a campaign promise that President Trump had made to overturn two of Obama's controversial memos on illegal immigration. After t...


Firing Mueller would be a stupid, reckless act even for Trump

Rosenstein's letter critical of Comey's handling of the Hillary Clinton email server investigation served as the President Trump White House's first reasoni...


A day after Alexandria shooting, Congressional Baseball Game commences

Congressional Democrats and Republicans teamed up at Washington , D.C.'s major league baseball park Thursday night for two reasons - to carry on a 108-year...