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Trump Visits Lawmaker Recovering From Shooting at Baseball Practice in Virginia

Four others were wounded: a congressional aide, a lobbyist for Tyson Foods, and two US Capitol Police officers. Rep. Steve Scalise , one of the truly great...


Cellphone video captures gunshots as Congress members were shot at in Alexandria

The shooter, 66, wounded House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , congressional staffer Zack Barth, two Capitol Police officers, and lobbyist Matt Mika. It is rea...


Baseball Field Shooting Brings Out Some of Congress's Hidden Badasses

Sen. Bernie Sanders went to the Senate floor after he learned that the alleged shooter was a volunteer worker on his presidential campaign. "Violence of any kin...


Trump Today: President urges unity after shooting at Congressional baseball practice

Sen. Duncan, of SC, says he gave a description of the man to Alexandria police that "fits the picture that's being shown on TV". Washington Hospital Center ...


House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, aides shot at baseball practice in Virginia

His license expired in November 2016 and was not renewed, state records show. Williams confirmed Wednesday morning that Barth was shot "but is doing well an...


Did Donald Trump Just Defame James Comey?

The statement went on to say that Mr. Trump "feels completely and totally vindicated", and that "he is eager to continue to move forward with his agenda". He ...


US Coast Guard: South Carolina terminal evacuated after 'potential threat'

USCG says Maersk Memphis is moored at the Wando Terminal which has been evacuated. A dirty bomb combines radioactive material with conventional explosives. ...


Shooter has died from his injuries

Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa), long one of the biggest defenders of President Donald Trump , told reporters on Wednesday that the morning's shooting outside Wa...


Senate panel meets with special counsel in Russian Federation probe

SEN. KAMALA HARRIS: "What is your understanding of the parameters of Attorney General Sessions' recusal from the Russian Federation investigation?" Sessi...


Kamala Harris Just Handed Jeff Sessions His Ass

The attorney general stepped aside from the Justice Department probe into Russian meddling in the campaign on March 2, the day after The Washington Post repo...


Gunman identified in ballpark shooting

The 66-year-old formally owned a home inspection company that operated out of Belleville under the name JTH Inspections. IL state records show that he dissolv...


Warriors, Cavaliers working on fourth finals in a row

The parade, celebrating the Warriors' 4-1 NBA Finals victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers , will start at 10 a.m. Thursday at Broadway and 11th Street, te...


United States lawmaker, others in hospital after shooting at baseball practice

He was wounded in a gunfight with Capitol Hill police at the scene and later died . Pence's office says he spoke with the two injured members of the U.S. The...


Donald Trump Infrastructure Speech in Cincinnati, Ohio

One of the president's guests in Cincinnati spoke to America's privilege in having Trump as president for the objective of deregulating private companies and ...


Sports Night: Warriors are NBA champions

They beat the Cleveland Cavaliers in game five of the finals, winning the series four to one. "I left everything on the floor every game , all five gam...


Gunman James. T. Hodgkinson shot up ballpark where Republican lawmakers play

He told Muir that he later found out that the suspect, identified by authorities later today as James Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Illinois, had actually pa...


Trump under investigation for possible obstruction of justice

Horwitz is one of the journalists who worked on the Washington Postreport headlined "Special Counsel Is Investigating Trump For Possible Obstruction of Justice...


Top Republican wounded in US shooting

Brooks said Scalise was shot in the leg (some reports said hip) and was bleeding heavily, but was conscious the entire time Brooks was with him. Fleischmann...


Rifle-wielding gunman wounds United States lawmaker, then killed by police

While police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it was too early to determine whether it was a deliberate political attack, the shooting intensifi...


Lakers rumors: Three reasons LA is a threat to get Klay Thompson

Perhaps that's the motivation the team needed-the sound of their hometown crowd in their ears-as they fought to outlive last year's great defeat, and win th...


Dustin Johnson remains relaxed despite disruption ahead of US Open title defence

The fact is, numerous lies in the fescue were nearly unplayable anyway, which along with wind is the course's best defense against the top players in the world....


Gunman wounds a GOP House leader, then is killed by police

Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it was too early to determine a motive in the shooting or whether the attack was an attempted political ...


Trump visits hospital treating wounded lawmaker

In a news release, Paul confirmed he was at a practice for the upcoming congressional baseball game when the shooting started Wednesday. The annual Congress...


London tower fire: Twitter captures aftermath of 'unprecedented' blaze (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

Flames and smoke were still rising from the Grenfell Tower in the North Kensington area, more than four hours after a fire was reported at 1 am London time ...


Sen. Kamala Harris Again Interrupted by Male Colleagues

He vowed to defend his honor "against scurrilous and false allegations". "The suggestion that I participated in any collusion.to hurt this country, which I ha...


Gunman Opens Fire During Baseball Practice For Republican Members Of Congress

Texas Rep. Joe Barton, still in his baseball uniform, told reporters that Scalise's security detail, Capitol Hill police and then Alexandria police returned fir...


Special counsel is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

The attorney general confirmed elements of Comey's dramatic testimony before the same panel last week while disputing others. SESSIONS: I think, in retrospe...


Ralph Northam wins nomination; GOP race too close to call

Both candidates have pledged fierce opposition to Trump and his policies. Voters are also choosing candidates for lieutenant governor and several state House ...


President Trump now under investigation for possible obstruction of justice, WAPO reports

In an unorthodox move, Great America Alliance, an offshoot of a pro-Trump super PAC devoted to promoting the White House agenda, developed a television ad calle...


In video of Penn State hazing death, victim looked 'like a corpse'

A detective testifying at a hearing for 18 Penn State fraternity brothers accused in the death of a 19-year-old pledge said Monday the student looked like a cor...


USA college student released by North Korea home, but in coma

But amid the relief, there were also new questions about what happened to him: How did a healthy young man fall into such a deep coma? At least three American...


Suspected Alexandria shooter from IL

Another victim of the shooting was Zack Barth, a staff member for Texas Rep. Roger Williams, Williams said in a post on Twitter . Lobbyist and former congr...


Senate panel meets with special counsel in Russia probe

But: When Comey brought it up the next day, Sessions said he agreed it wasn't a good idea to be alone with the president. Democratic senators pressed Ses...


US House Majority Whip hurt in multiple shooting

Trump later tweeted that Scalise was in "very tough shape" and urged Americans to "Pray for Steve!" "The bullet travelled across his pelvis, fracturing bone...


James T. Hodgkinson: Illinois Man Identified as Suspected Gunman in Virginia Shooting

Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign. Senior US congressman Steve Scalise has been shot at a baseball practice in northern Virginia, according to multip...