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Assassination List Found On James Hodgkinson's Body

As for Scalise, he's still in critical condition, but he's improving. The man expressed grievances online about President Donald Trump and Republicans, but auth...


Steve Scalise condition improves after surgery

Four men, including Scalise, a police officer, a congressional aide and a lobbyist, were shot and wounded when a man identified as James Hodgkinson, opened fire...


Captain injured, 7 crew missing after U.S. destroyer and merchant ship collide

U.S. and Japanese rescuers are searching for seven American sailors who went missing after their Navy destroyer collided with a container ship four times its si...


Lobbyist shot is expected to make full recovery

Steve Scalise and others wounded. Scalise (R-La.) remained in critical condition at MedStar Washington Hospital Center as tributes to him poured in from th...


Georgia's Washington, DC, representatives, staff all safe after shooting

Staffers for Georgia's Republican congressmen say the officials and their staff are safe after a gunman shot a top House Republican and several other people at ...


Senate passes Russia sanctions bill, pushing back against Trump

The bill, which passed by a vote of 98-2, would ensure that President Donald Trump could not unilaterally lift sanctions against Russian Federation; any attem...


Sheriff David Clarke Isn't Taking Homeland Security Job After All

Peterson added, "Last Tuesday Sheriff Clarke met with President Trump and discussed other roles where the Sheriff could be of greater assistance to the Presid...


Judge Declares Mistrial in Bill Cosby Sex Assault Trial

Prosecutors now have four months to decide whether they want to retry the TV star or drop the charges. Camille , who had remained by Bill's side and accompa...


Trump may 'terminate' Russian Federation probe investigator, says president's pal

According to the 1999 law that created special counsels, it is Rosenstein - not Trump - who has the authority to fire Mueller. But it has today been describe...


Pence hires outside legal counsel

Pence hires BigLaw lawyer in Russian Federation probe... Cullen previously served as attorney general of Virginia. He said in May, "As has been stated repea...


Hannity Demands Rosenstein's Scalp In Trump Probe - Wants Mueller Out Too

But he appeared to attack the Deputy Attorney General who ordered the probe. He also reportedly leaned on top officials in the intelligence community, asking t...


Trump could force out Rosenstein, fail to stop Russian Federation probe

But Rosenstein, too, may ultimately have to hand off oversight of the probe given his own role in Comey's firing. If Rosenstein does recuse himself , Brand w...


Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious' condition

The person did not disclose the names, but said those listed had been briefed. Scalise, the number three Republican in the House of Representatives, arrived a...


Scalise Still in Critical Condition But Vitals are Stabilized

But there is a good possibility of an "excellent recovery", according to the head of the trauma unit at the hospital. "The bullet traveled across his pelvis, fr...


Republicans divided as Trump reverses some Obama-era Cuba policies

Nelson Avila, center, joins anti-President Donald Trump protesters, calling for open relations with Cuba on Friday, June 16, 2017, in Miami. But the annou...


What You Need to Know About President Trump's New Cuba Policy

Trump will announce his new approach early Friday afternoon at the Manuel Artime Theater in Miami's Little Havana, the heart of America's largest Cuban-American...


LSU names Steve Scalise honorary coach for College World Series

A line of severe thunderstorms that dropped tornadoes in northeast Nebraska threatened the Omaha area Friday evening. "Then Coach Martin would come and pull you...


Trump fired Comey. Why not Mueller too?

Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) ripped into Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein during a Senate appropriations committee hearing Tuesday morning after Rosen...


Meet Rachel Brand, who may soon oversee the Trump-Russia investigation

A day later, Mr Rosenstein appointed Mr Mueller - who was at the helm of the Federal Bureau of Investigation during the September 11 attacks - as special cou...


Trump Attacks Investigators After Reports Of Obstruction Of Justice Probe

Earlier this month, Rosenstein told The Associated Press he would recuse himself from overseeing Mueller's investigation if his role in former FBI Director ...


Andrea Constand Testifies Against Bill Cosby in Sexual-Assault Trial

Constand is the only plaintiff in the case, but Johnson's story-as with numerous other woman who have accused Cosby-shares remarkable similarities with Constand...


Trump Confidant: Ruddy Hurt Trump's Ability To Fire Mueller

House Speaker Paul Ryan said on Tuesday he would be "surprised" if President Trump fired Robert Mueller and encouraged him to allow the special counsel...


Firing Mueller could trigger Trump's biggest nightmare

One of President Trump's lawyers on Sunday would not rule out that the special counsel overseeing the Russian Federation criminal investigation could get fi...


Shooter went to Republican baseball practice with list of names

Steve Scalise and others wounded. Five people were injured, including MI native Matt Mika and U.S. Rep Steve Scalise, R-Louisiana, who remain in critical con...


Trump Unloads on Reports He's Being Investigated

Last week, during Comey's testimony, he said he believed he was terminated because of his investigation into Russia's influence on the election. In his late...


Warriors-Cavaliers generate highest ratings for NBA Finals series since Jordan era

One year after the most devastating collapse in NBA Finals history, the Golden State Warriors are back on top as NBA champions . Everybody for the last...


Amb. Bolton: North Korea's Treatment of Otto Warmbier Was 'Barbaric'

The most important diagnostic test conducted, doctors said, showed that Otto had extensive loss of brain tissue in all regions of the brain. North Korea claim...


Lawmakers criticize Trump's tweets about Russian Federation investigation

He continued to rail against "the phony Witch Hunt" on Friday morning. Although the White House initially said Rosenstein's memo led Trump to fire Comey, ...


18 arrested protesting Minnesota cop's acquittal

Yanez had been charged with second-degree manslaughter and faced two lesser counts of endangering Castile's girlfriend and her then-4-year-old daughter for fi...


Friend Says Trump Is Considering Firing Special Counsel Overseeing Russia Investigation

That's why he didn't report Trump , as would have been legally obligated to if he believed the president had obstructed justice. The goal of my appointment ...


Special Counsel Robert Mueller Is Now Investigating Jared Kushner's Business Dealings

Many reporters were quick to speculate that the statement was an attempting to squash existing leaks, or possible a story that hasn't yet been reported. The dep...


Trump confirms he's under investigation, lashes out at deputy attorney general

Some speculated Brand may have to step in after it was revealed that special counsel Robert Mueller is looking into the firing of former FBI Director Jam...


Trump lashes out over probe into 'obstruction of justice'

Those who have agreed to be interviewed by Mueller's investigators, the Post reported, include Dan Coats , director of national intelligence; Mike Rogers, he...


Russian probe looks into Jared Kushner's businesses

The Post said the finances of other Trump associates are also being looked into, including former National Security Adviser Mike Flynn, former campaign chairma...


Johnson Sees No Reason for United Kingdom to Revoke Invitation to Trump

In the interview , Mr Khan was, in fact, urging Londoners not to be alarmed when they see more police and armed officers on the streets as a precautionary me...