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Scalise critical but improving, will require additional operations: Hospital

The Capitol Police Memorial Fund was added to the list of charities that will receive money raised by the game in honor of two members of Scalise's security det...


Jury acquits officer in motorist's killing

ST. PAUL, Minn . (AP) - The world learned of Philando Castile's death through a grim livestream launched by his girlfriend seconds after Castile was shot fi...


Trump Curtails Cuba Travel, Reverses Obama Thaw; Individual Travel Prohibited

He clamped down on some commerce and travel but left intact many new avenues President Barack Obama had opened. "We do not want USA dollars to prop up a milit...


NYPD officer "fighting for his life" after being dragged by vehicle

The mayhem began when six plainclothes officers responded to a report of shots fired at Tilden Ave. and 53rd St.in East Flatbush at 11:50 p.m. Saturday, accor...


Russian Federation investigation: White House allies add pressure on Mueller

Rosenstein said that because Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from the Russian Federation matter, Mueller could only be fired by Rosenstein ...


Newt Gingrich changes his mind about Russia special prosecutor Robert Mueller

New Hampshire Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, the subcommittee's top Democrat, said she also was "troubled" by Sessions' cancellation. Justice Department rules prohibit th...


Guns Recovered From Congressional Shooter Appear Legally Purchased, FBI Says

She declined to answer questions about her husband's political views. The FBI renewed its call for information for anyone-from Belleville to Washington , D...


Gunman launched into Trump tirade before congressional shooting

Hodgkinson built a life in Bellville, a suburb of St. Louis, with a modest business, a wife and a succession of foster children. Hodgkinson shot House Rep. Da...


Senate overwhelmingly passes measure for tougher Russian Federation sanctions

Bob Corker (R-TN), the Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, who noted that in many ways it was developed "under the radar" because it was biparti...


Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition is Upgraded, Watched Baseball Game

Scalise, the number three House Republican , was shot along with three other people early on Wednesday when a lone gunman, angry about President Donald Trump ...


BND reporter offers insight to local coverage of congressional shooter

Those who knew him around Belleville have said nothing suggested he was capable of the attack on members of Congress, in spite of his often stated, very stron...


Scalise upgraded to 'serious' condition, able to speak to family

The bullet damaged blood vessels, bones, and internal organs, Sava said. Scalise and three other people were shot early Wednesday at a park in suburban Washi...


Donald Trump is 'considering terminating Russia special counsel Robert Mueller'

Rosenstein handed the reigns of the investigation over to Mueller last month not long after Trump abruptly fired FBI director James Comey , cutting short...


MI farmers oppose changing Cuba policy

The Cuban government on Friday evening responded by rejecting what it called Trump's "hostile rhetoric". "We can not continue to bring concessions to the Cuba...


Sessions says he long had concerns over Comey

Attorney General Jeff Sessions , whose contacts with Russia's ambassador to the US during the presidential campaign have sparked questions, is appearing before...


Donald Trump announces new restrictions on Cuba travel, business

However, Trump will stop short of breaking diplomatic relations restored in 2015 after more than five decades of hostilities. "Officially, today, they are rejec...


Donald Trump to announce plan to stop cash flow to Cuban military

Donald Trump went to Havana which is the spiritual home of the Cuba-American community. "Soon will be achieved a free Cuba ", proclaimed the Republican ...


Special counsel is investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings

The Washington Post reported Thursday that Mueller is also investigating the finances and business dealings of Jared Kushner , Trump's son-in-law and advise...


Trump tweets that he is under investigation

Mueller was appointed last month as special counsel to lead the probe, after Trump abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey . Mr Comey told a Senate pa...


Rep. Steve Scalise's condition improves to "serious"

He said doctors have turned down Mr Scalise's sedation levels enough that he has been able to respond to visiting family members. Surgeons estimated that hu...


Trump Might Not 'Terminate' DACA After All

The Trump administration is canceling an Obama-era policy allowing millions of undocumented parents of US-born children to stay in the country , but leaving ...


Congressman Scalise undergoes third surgery since Virginia shooting

Mr Scalise remains in a critical condition after undergoing several operations, though word came from the hospital during the game that he had improved. Most ...


Reagan White House Counsel: Trump Made Mistake With Oath Offer

Ruddy said in his PBS interview that firing Mueller would be "a very significant mistake", even though he didn't believe the appointment of the special counse...


Trooper dead after 2-car collision on Florida highway

The investigation continues and there have not been any arrests made up to now. He was standing outside his auto when two other cars collided, one striking him....


Trump again lashes out at Russia probe, says he is being investigated

Earlier, Rosenstein had authored an extensive and publicly-released memorandum recommending former FBI-chief James Comey's firing . Trump exclaimed on Twi...