• Sanders 'sickened', man ID'd as shooter volunteered in Iowa for Sanders campaign
Sanders 'sickened', man ID'd as shooter volunteered in Iowa for Sanders campaign

Early on Wednesday, witnesses say, a man armed with a rifle opened fire on a group of Republican members of Congress practicing for a baseball game in Alexandria, Va. Hodgkinson was charged in April 2006 with battery and aiding damage to a motor vehicle, according to online records in St. Clair County, Illinois. The charges were dismissed, records ...

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  • Zero Recall: Sessions Punts Questions On Trump, Comey, Russia Probe
Zero Recall: Sessions Punts Questions On Trump, Comey, Russia Probe

Obviously, that's great to hear but it has fuck-all to do with why the former senator from Alabama was called to testify in the first place. He simultaneously said that President Trump hadn't invoked " executive privilege " - a term referring to protecting private conversations with the President - but still refused to answer any questions from...

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  • Gunman shooting US House Republican whip Scalise identified
Gunman shooting US House Republican whip Scalise identified

Hodgkinson . A congressional staffer was also injured. Though a motive for the shooting is unknown at this time, Hodgkinson is a member of several anti-republican social media groups one of them being, "Terminate the Republican Party".

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  • Kevin Durant expects to remain with Golden State Warriors
Kevin Durant expects to remain with Golden State Warriors

The Warriors may be champions, but LeBron is still the King. The Warriors started the game lackluster and trailed at the end of the first quarter. I bring this up only so you won't have to. "I know why I play the game, and it's not to score 30 points a night, but it's to use the stage I'm on".

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  • Scalise remains in critical condition, more surgeries expected
Scalise remains in critical condition, more surgeries expected

A year ago, Scalise and other Republican leaders blocked gun control legislation from coming to a vote on the House floor following a mass shooting at a nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The Capitol Police said Bailey was treated for a minor injury and released from the hospital. They shot the shooter. "Only constitutional office holders are...

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  • Trump heads to OH to talk infrastructure amid Comey crisis
Trump heads to OH to talk infrastructure amid Comey crisis

Trump told supporters in Cincinnati, Ohio on Wednesday. Trump said the families - one from OH and another from Kentucky - are going through "turmoil" along with millions of other consumers who are facing rising premiums and limited choices for health coverage under the 2010 law.

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  • Panicked UPS workers flee California gunfire that killed 4
Panicked UPS workers flee California gunfire that killed 4

Cilia says two other drivers who were wounded have been released from the hospital and will be OK. The San Francisco bloodshed came three years after a UPS employee shot and killed two of his supervisors before turning the gun on himself at a UPS distribution center in Birmingham, Alabama.

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  • LeBron holds his head high
LeBron holds his head high

Durant , who was heavily criticized for joining the Warriors just a couple of months removed from losing to them in last year's playoffs, not only accomplished his mission of clinching his first title, but added a Finals MVP to his name for averaging 35.2 points, 8.4 rebounds and 5.4 assists per game across the five-game series.

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  • USA attorney general angers Democrats with refusal to testify on Trump conversations
USA attorney general angers Democrats with refusal to testify on Trump conversations

When asked, the attorney general would not commit to appearing before the committee again for additional testimony . Rosenstein said he has. In testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday, Sen. -He denied that he purposefully left out his two 2016 meetings with Russians at his confirmation hearing. Under questioning, he so...

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  • Trump investigated for obstruction of justice
Trump investigated for obstruction of justice

It said Mr Mueller , himself a former FBI Director, had now scheduled preliminary interviews with several intelligence officials on the issue. After Mr Comey's testimony, Mr Trump said he had been vindicated because his former FBI director confirmed telling Mr Trump on three occasions that he was not under investigation.

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  • House Majority Whip Steve Scalise critical, hospital says
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise critical, hospital says

Scalise is the No. 3 House Republican leader. "We look forward to hosting the 108th Annual Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Park tomorrow evening". Republican representative Steve Scalise , along with others including police officers, were wounded in the attack by 66-year-old James Hodgkinson, who died of his own injuries.

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  • Donald Trump probed by special counsel over possible obstruction of justice
Donald Trump probed by special counsel over possible obstruction of justice

Only a few days before the 45th anniversary of the Watergate break-in, could President Trump really be contemplating a reenactment of one of the most notorious episodes of that scandal: President Richard M. Burr also did he didn't think they would meet in person with Mueller again, but would be in touch if deconfliction issues arise. But Trum...

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  • Trump makes call for unity after lawmaker shot
Trump makes call for unity after lawmaker shot

Scalise, a representative from Louisiana, is the House of Representatives Majority Whip, making him the third-highest ranked member of the Republican leadership in the House. Trump says in a televised statement from the White House that while the political parties may have their differences, it's worth remembering that everyone who serves in Was...

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  • Lawmakers talk more security, packing a gun after shooting
Lawmakers talk more security, packing a gun after shooting

Martha McSally (R) of Arizona, who has received death threats for her views. "What we saw here was one of the bad side effects of someone not exercising those rights properly". While police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it was too early to determine whether it was a deliberate political attack, the shooting intensified concerns about...

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  • Curry and Durant want Warriors stay
Curry and Durant want Warriors stay

After averaging a triple-double over the five games , James knew there was little more he or his teammates could have done to beat a Golden State Warriors team that proved too talented this year with the addition of Finals MVP Durant .

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  • McIlroy's complaint: It's the US Open, leave rough alone
McIlroy's complaint: It's the US Open, leave rough alone

He's played enough really good golf that I think he would have been a real factor this week. Two months ago, Johnson was robbed of heading into the Masters as overwhelming favourite when he slipped down a staircase of the house he was renting at Augusta.

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  • Port of Charleston terminal evacuated over 'potential threat'
Port of Charleston terminal evacuated over 'potential threat'

A unified command has been established to oversee an coordinated response, according to Coast Guard officials. The threat came in at about 8 p.m. ET, the Coast Guard said in a statement. Witnesses told WCSC-TV that the Coast Guard and the Charleston County Sheriff's Office have responded to the incident. Workers said they have been sent home.

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  • These Are The People Wounded In The Alexandria Baseball Shooting
These Are The People Wounded In The Alexandria Baseball Shooting

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), a staffer in Rep. Roger Williams' (R-TX) office, a lobbyist and two Capitol police officers were injured in the shooting . "The only thing I was concerned about was that it was such a high-powered gun, and that somebody could possibly get hurt". Fulcher is one of several Republicans, including Labrador,...

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  • U.S. politician shot at baseball practice in critical condition after surgery
U.S. politician shot at baseball practice in critical condition after surgery

Rep. Steve Scalise was shot and trying to drag himself into the outfield grass". "Everyone on that field is a public servant - our courageous police, our congressional aides who work so tirelessly behind the scenes with enormous devotion, and our dedicated members of Congress who represent our people", Trump said.

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  • Raw: Man trapped in London's burning Grenfell Tower waves frantically to rescuers
Raw: Man trapped in London's burning Grenfell Tower waves frantically to rescuers

Desperately trying to avoid the flames, residents threw one baby and other small children from high windows to people down on the sidewalk, witnesses said. According to a witness, Samira Lamrani, a woman signaled to people at the bottom of the burning Grenfell Tower that she was going to drop her baby from the "9 or 10 floor".

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