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Top House GOP leader shot at congressional baseball practice

He said he saw a U.S. Park Police helicopter depart with two victims and at least one ambulance leave with police protection. The FBI is taking over the inv...


Inmates escape from Oklahoma jail for 2nd time

Both Moody and Baker are from the southwest part of Lincoln County. Two other inmates remain at large: Brian Allen Moody, 23, and Sonny Baker, 41. Baker, Mo...


London tower fire: What do we know?

About 600 people were believed to have been inside the tower's 120 flats when the blaze ripped through the building. By 5 p.m., it was still not clear how man...


Former Trump Aide Calls Senator Kamala Harris "Hysterical" for Doing Her Job

Elizabeth Warren tried to read a letter Coretta Scott King wrote to the Judiciary Committee about Sessions into the Congressional record. She was given an exp...


Trump Tells Senators House Health Bill 'Mean,' AP Reports

About a dozen Senate Republicans met Tuesday with President Donald Trump at the White House to discuss efforts to replace Obamacare. But with Independen...


Sen. Reed Weighs In On Comey Testimony

Speaking to reporters for the first time since 18 million Americans watched Comey's testimony before the Senate, Trump called the former FBI head a "liar"...


Gabrielle Giffords Responds To Congressional Softball Shooting

The US leader said he was "monitoring the developments closely" in a statement released via the White House . Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Al., a...


Kevin Durant's move to Golden State rewarded with MVP

This year, the Warriors didn't blow a 3-1 lead in the finals; they took it home to Oakland to win the series and cement their place as a team to be reck...


China overturns rejections of 9 Trump trademarks

The Guardian interviewed several employees at a factory in Subang, Indonesia , that produces Ivanka Trump-branded clothes. Workers complained they were not ...


London fire: fatalities recorded as blaze engulfs tower block, 50 hospitalized

Police closed off roads nearby and asked people to avoid the area. The number of fatalities is not now known owing to the "size and complexity" of the buildin...


Protest against Sharia Law held in Richardson

Tensions ran high at dueling demonstrations across the street from Trump Tower in the Loop where a small group of anti-Muslim protesters and Trump loyalists wer...


US Attorney General Jeff Sessions gives heated testimony

Sessions , the former Senator from Alabama, said Russian interference with America's democratic processes can never be tolerated. Sessions argued that, in...


Sen. Rand Paul: "Nobody would have survived without Capitol Hill police"

The Arizona Republican also says he retrieved wounded Rep. Steve Scalise's cellphone and used it to call the congressman's wife to notify her of the shooting ...


Sessions calls allegations of collusion with Russian Federation appalling

That's the real questions here is was Comey fired because he was pushing the Russian Federation investigation or was he fired as Jeff Sessions said because of...


Rand Paul Safe After Shooting At Congressional Baseball Practice

Alabama) who was at the baseball game where shooting took place, says around 100 shots were fired, he saw Scalise dragging himself after shooting. When the gunf...


Curry and Durant out to build a Warriors dynasty

You're going to need it. At the time, Durant called the leadup to his decision the most challenging few weeks of his National Basketball Association career, a...


Congressman among wounded in shooting at baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia

Alexandria Police Chief Michael Brown said officers responded within minutes, and they are collaborating with Capitol police and the Federal Bureau of Investiga...


Golden State Warriors win fifth NBA title

Others lamented the lack of challenges to overcome on the path to National Basketball Association immortality. LeBron has used this time of year to fortify hi...


Fire engulfs tower block in west London

Nobody really knew what was going, or what is happening from now on. The 24-storey building in north Kensington, which had only recently undergone an £8.6 mil...


Texas Deputy, Husband Face Murder Charges

Hernandez died at a hospital on May 31. Chauna Thompson, foreground, and her husband, Terry Thompson, right, turn themselves in to the Harris County Sheriff's O...


Rep. Scalise shot at congressional baseball team practice in Virginia

She said the shooting "went on for quite a while". "He is shaken but okay", Minor said. "He was shot", said Brooks, adding he helped apply a tourniquet with h...


Attorney General Sessions vigorously denies improper Russia contacts

Comey said Trump told Sessions and other administration officials to leave the room before Trump asked him in February to drop a probe into former National ...


Huge fire breaks out in London building

Samira Lamrani told Britain's Press Association she saw a woman try to save the baby by dropping it from a window "on the ninth or 10th floor". "I was just ...


JP Morgan pulls NBC ads over Megyn Kelly interview with Alex Jones

The firm JPMorgan Chase has asked that its advertisements not run on the broadcast, CBS News reported . "I find Alex Jones's suggestion that Sandy Hook w...


Manhunt sparked by slaying of prison guards, inmates' escape

The fugitives are armed and risky "beyond description", said Sheriff Howard Sills , Putnam County, GA . The sheriff said the attack on the bus happened abou...


Inmates kill prison guards during bus transport in Georgia

Deal says of the officers: "The selflessness and courage of these two fearless souls will not be forgotten, nor will their sacrifice and service". They are arme...


CONSIDER THIS: Fly the American Flag

However, it was not designated as National Flag Day until August 3rd, 1949, when an Act of Congress designated June 14th of each year as National Flag Day. We s...


Some killed in London tower block fire: fire brigade says

The brigade said a structural engineer had checked the building and determined it was not in danger of collapse and that rescue teams were safe to be inside. ...


New York City deli clerk gets jaw broken in avocado attack

The video shows the first man then grabbing several bananas and throwing them behind the counter. "Somebody try to give you service, how you throw him with av...


Officer-involved shooting reported at New Hampshire state liquor store

The attorney general's office and state police are investigating. Jones was treated at the scene for a single gunshot wound before being transported to Portsm...


Pelosi invites Warriors to Capitol amid rumors National Basketball Association champs may snub Trump

Earlier in the season, Curry, responding to Under Armour CEO Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank calling President Donald Trump an "asset" to the United States, joki...


KFC to Send Chicken Sandwich to Edge of Space on Balloon

Essentially, World View can get payloads to and from space without rockets. Space - the final frontier for mankind and now for a KFC sandwich. "But in all ser...


Sessions Senate hearing fails to put Russian Federation rumours to rest

The combative hearing before the Senate intelligence committee - during which Mr. Sessions repeatedly ducked queries about his conversations with U.S. "I am...


United States college student released by North Korea home, but in coma

The United States had accused the North of using Warmbier as a political pawn , and condemned the sentence as far out of proportion to his alleged crime. The W...


Lynch action on Clinton inquiry 'totally illegal'

Sen. Sessions testified on Tuesday that it is "correct" to say that the Russian investigation did not factor into the recommendation to fire Director Comey . C...