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Another police acquittal worries black gun owners

It saw a substantial drop in attendance from the previous day's events, where an estimated 2,000 protesters marched at its peak. Marchers walk along Interstate ...


Senate GOP Pushes Forward on an Uncertain Health Care Bill

And key questions remain: Sen. After spending a month deliberating over a response to the House's passage of a bill to repeal the law, Senate Majority Leade...


Trump confirms he is being investigated over firing of FBI director

The reports say one focus of Mueller's investigation is presidential conversations with Coats and Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Pompeo in late...


Hodgkinson carried 'kill list' of House Freedom Caucus members

The baseball tradition is said to have forged a friendship between Richmond and fellow Louisiana Rep. Scalise. Thursday afternoon Hodgkinson's wife of thirt...


Condition of United States lawmaker shot by anti-Trump gunman improves to 'serious'

The bullet struck Scalise in the hip, and traveled across his body, shattering bones and passing through internal organs, causing major internal bleeding. Scali...


43 dead in central Portugal forest fires

Nearly 60 people , including several children, have also been injured as temperatures topped 40C yesterday and making it one of the nation's deadliest fire tra...


Mechanic indicates Alexandria baseball gunman intended to return to Illinois after shooting

The couple's daughter had recently moved back into the house with a two-year-old. She said when he prepared to leave Illinois, "He sold nearly everything he o...


The President Is Not Under Investigation: Trump Attorney

On Friday, Trump tweeted, "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" A member of the president's...


Trump lawyer: President not under investigation in Russia probe

The Washington Post reported earlier this week that Mueller has expanded his probe to include the president's conduct and has arranged interviews with senior...


Trump friend says president considering firing Mueller

Sessions recused himself from investigations related to the Trump campaign in February, a move that also provoked Trump's ire. The public testimony Tu...


The fatal shooting of motorist Philando Castile

Castile , a 32-year-old cafeteria supervisor, had a permit for the gun and alerted Yanez to the fact that he had a firearm on his person. "As soon as you say,...


Terrorist attack underway at Mali resort

French troops and a 10,000-strong United Nations peacekeeping force have battled to stabilise the former French colony and strikes on Malian and Western targets...


Trump appears to confirm obstruction investigation on Twitter

In the interview Trump did with NBC's Lester Holt shortly after firing FBI Director James Comey , Trump described Rosenstein's involvement in the firing. Pre...


Sen. Feinstein 'Concerned' Trump Will Fire Investigators

The Justice Department declined to comment on Friday. Trump fired FBI Director James Comey , sent out spokespeople and surrogates with a far-fetched co...


Trump appears to confirm he's under probe, slams it as witch hunt

Mueller is investigating Russian interference in US elections and possible Russian ties to the Trump campaign. "We can not allow the President to choose who w...


Scalise upgraded from critical to serious

Rep. Steve Scalise , the congressman wounded this week by a left-wing zealot gunman, is now in serious condition and is showing signs of improvement, doctors sa...


AHCA would have bad effect on mental health services

The House bill cuts Medicaid by $834 billion over the next decade, just to shovel more tax giveaways to corporations and the ultra-rich. "Within a decade,...


Scalise shooter went to GOP baseball practice with list of names

Sava said he was able to respond to family members while still under sedation, but that Scalise will have to remain in the hospital for "a considerable period ...


U.S. congressman's condition improves but still critical after shooting

The single round traveled across Scalise's pelvis, "fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding" stated the hospital Wednesday night...


Halfway through June, still no GOP health bill in Senate

Another X Factor is Trump's shifting position on the legislation. A revised version of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) passed the House earlier this yea...


Trump friend floats possibility of firing special counsel in Russian probe Featured

Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire, Rosenstein said he found no good cause to fire Mueller. "I think it would be a mistake to fire Mueller, but I also think ...


Russian Federation slams Trump's 'Cold War' policy on Cuba

For the announcement, the White House chose to have Trump speak at the Manuel Artime Theate in Miami. Trump had previously said he supported restoring diploma...


Gunman was angry with Trump's policies

The couple had been married for 30 years, she said , and he'd sold nearly everything from his business before moving out to D.C.in March. Duncan told reporte...


Girl Who Helped Her Boyfriend Kill Himself Through Texts Convicted of Manslaughter

Juvenile Court Judge Lawrence Moniz decided the case, which Carter had opted to be heard by a judge rather than a jury. The judge looked at a Carter , Wh...


Scalise "Improving", Still Critical

The shot fired at Scalise left perhaps hundreds of bullet fragments internally, many of which may never be removed because surgery might be more unsafe than lea...