• Rand Paul says the Capitol Police prevented 'many people' from dying
Rand Paul says the Capitol Police prevented 'many people' from dying

Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords took to Twitter to share her thoughts in the wake of a gunman opening fire on Republican members of Congress practicing for an upcoming charity baseball game against Democrats. Law-enforcement officials told CNN the attack was a deliberate attack on elected officials. "In the field, I see Representative Scalise is...

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  • Golden State Warriors Reclaim NBA Championship Title
Golden State Warriors Reclaim NBA Championship Title

Durant and Curry were always right in the middle, yet they stayed loose and focused by building their own relationship - not to mention shooting skills - through regular shooting contests that were oh so close . "I want to say a special "thank you " to (assistant) Mike Brown for keeping this ship sailing smoothly while I was out". "So that kin...

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  • China overturns rejections of 9 Trump trademarks
China overturns rejections of 9 Trump trademarks

Her idea of work-life balance, according to The Guardian , would be seeing her children a few times a month, assuming they can afford gasoline. According to the Guardian , the factory-PT Buma Apparel Industry-is a supplier to G-III Apparel Group, the wholesale manufacturer of Ivanka Trump's label and several other fashion brands, and is one of ...

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  • Latimer Road Fire: Eyewitnesses Tell Of People Trapped
Latimer Road Fire: Eyewitnesses Tell Of People Trapped

Clouds of smoke rose into the sky as firefighters sprayed water onto floors within reach of appliances on the ground. Yet it seems quite extraordinary that in a modern building with all the detailed requirements of contemporary fire regulations to which builders, architects and landlords are obliged to conform, and all the inspections which local a...

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  • Fight breaks out at anti-Sharia protest
Fight breaks out at anti-Sharia protest

Among the people gathered at the anti-Sharia protest were Trump supporters; self-identified "Oath Keepers", an anti-government group; and tidily dressed young men who identified themselves as members of the "alt-right", a white nationalist movement.

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  • At US Senate hearing, Jeff Sessions denies meeting with Russian officials
At US Senate hearing, Jeff Sessions denies meeting with Russian officials

LIASSON: Well, Sessions has disclosed two meetings with the Russian ambassador while he was a campaign surrogate, and he insists they were done in his capacity as a senator, not as a surrogate even though he was one at the time. And he did, as it turned out. I can tell you that for absolute certain. Sessions said he was, indeed, "one of the...

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  • Senator Paul calls Virginia shooting a 'killing field'
Senator Paul calls Virginia shooting a 'killing field'

When a gunman opened fire on Republicans during a congressional baseball game practice on Wednesday the only protection that lawmakers had was a group of U.S. The rest were return fire from the security detail protecting Scalise, a top House Republican, Brady said. Two Capitol police officers were also reportedly shot.

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  • You're making me nervous: Jeff Sessions to Senator Kamala Harris
You're making me nervous: Jeff Sessions to Senator Kamala Harris

Martin Heinrich, who took issue with Sessions declining to answer questions. SESSIONS: You might have been very critical if I as an active part of the campaign was seeking intelligence relating to something that might be relevant to the campaign.

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  • Rand Paul at field during shooting in Alexandria; not hurt
Rand Paul at field during shooting in Alexandria; not hurt

U.S. senators and representatives from Virginia, as well as other lawmakers, immediately offered responses to the shooting at a baseball field in Alexandria that left U.S. "The Capitol Hill police can not get enough praise for saving everyone's life out there". Four people were shot and one congressman was shot in the hip.

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  • Kyrie Irving Reveals Special Bond With LeBron James In Inspiring Tribute
Kyrie Irving Reveals Special Bond With LeBron James In Inspiring Tribute

Durant lead all scorers in the series with 30.6 points per game but that wasn't enough to defeat the superstars in the other team , namely Messrs James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh. Curry, 29, explained that this was no regular smoke; this had been a year in the making. This time, everyone was healthy. "We were able to get them previous year, a...

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  • Congressman Among Victims In Washington, DC Shooting
Congressman Among Victims In Washington, DC Shooting

Bradley Byrne said the incident should serve as a reminder of the "hard work, dedication, and sacrifice" of the Capitol Police. The gunman emerged from behind the third base dugout around 6:30 a.m. Scalise won the House seat in Louisiana that was vacated by Bobby Jindal when he ran for governor in 2007. It's not clear how many people were inju...

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  • Kevin Durant wins first NBA Championship with Golden State Warriors
Kevin Durant wins first NBA Championship with Golden State Warriors

Bad habits - and the unspoken belief they could simply outscore most teams - developed early in the season and were never corrected, and the shortcomings became painfully obvious in The Finals, where the Warriors scored 113, 132, 118, 116 and 129 en route to averaging 121.6 points a game.

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  • Unknown number killed in massive London high-rise blaze
Unknown number killed in massive London high-rise blaze

There weren't no warning, there weren't no proper noise to let us know what was happening. "We lost everything. Everything in the house is gone", he said. One resident, who appeared to be inside Grenfell Tower, said: "Guys my block's on fire". "The fire started from the bottom, people on upper floors couldn't get out.

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  • Texas sheriff's deputy and husband charged in chokehold death
Texas sheriff's deputy and husband charged in chokehold death

Both declined to testify before the grand jury, she said . The grand jury heard from more than a dozen witnesses and viewed video of the May 28 incident that bystanders recorded, Ogg said. The footage shows a man lying on top of Hernandez. Randall Kallinen, the attorney representing Toval and the Hernandez family, said he believes felony charg...

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  • House Majority Whip Steve Scalise shot at Congressional baseball practice
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise shot at Congressional baseball practice

As the current US House of Representatives Majority Whip, Scalise is one of the most powerful members of Congress. He said the FBI has joined the investigation. "He started shooting. He shot at Trent Kelly, our third baseman, he shot at Steve Scalise , our second baseman". "He was dragging his body from the second base infield to the outfield ...

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  • Maine's Senators Question Jeff Sessions About James Comey's Firing
Maine's Senators Question Jeff Sessions About James Comey's Firing

As a former Trump campaign surrogate, Sessions insisted he kept to his recusal from the Russian Federation probe even while he had a hand in firing James Comey as FBI director - which Trump later justified based on the Russian Federation investigation.

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  • Fire engulfs a tower block in Latimer Road in West London
Fire engulfs a tower block in Latimer Road in West London

More than 50 others are injured. The cause of the fire is unknown. A plume of smoke stretched for miles (kilometers) over the capital. Hundreds of people reside in the 24-storey Grenfell Tower in north Kensington. Churches in the parish covering the area offered shelter to the evacuees. Describing the scene, Mr Chowdhry said: "Locals heard ...

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  • Armed inmates on the run after two correctional officers killed in Georgia
Armed inmates on the run after two correctional officers killed in Georgia

Greg Dozier of the state corrections department said Monica and Billue were both good officers who left families behind. Monica was hired in October 2009 and Billue was hired in July 2007. She says a witness saw the men escape in a dark green Honda. "He stopped. He thought it was a work detail". They're still investigating how the pair got free a...

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  • Manhunt sparked by slaying of prison guards, inmates' escape
Manhunt sparked by slaying of prison guards, inmates' escape

This happened on Hwy 16 West of Sparta near Eatonton around 5:45 a.m. Dubose had been in prison since July 2015 serving a 20-year term for armed robbery, according to the corrections department. Up front, protected by what was supposed to be a locked metal gate, sat a pair of armed guards . Authorities are searching for two inmates , 43-y...

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  • National Flag Day 2017: 7 Images to Celebrate Old Glory
National Flag Day 2017: 7 Images to Celebrate Old Glory

The observation of Flag Day was sporadic at best until the 20th century. This officially replaced the British symbols of the Grand Union flag with a new design featuring 13 white stars in a circle on a field of blue and 13 red and white stripes - one for each state.

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