• AG Jeff Sessions Asks Congress to Remove Federal Medical Marijuana Protections
AG Jeff Sessions Asks Congress to Remove Federal Medical Marijuana Protections

The Rohrabacher-Farr amendment has the support of most of the Republican and Democratic politicians. The protections, known as the Rohrabacher-Farr amendment, prohibit the Justice Department from using federal funds to prevent certain states "from implementing their own State laws that authorize the use, distribution, possession or cultivatio...

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  • UPS Shooting in California Leaves 4 Dead
UPS Shooting in California Leaves 4 Dead

And the driver did. Officials, UPS employees and witnesses described chaos as shots rang out during a morning meeting before drivers were sent on their delivery routes. Police have completed the search for additional victims. UPS spokesman Steve Gaut released a statement saying that six employees were involved in a "shooting incident" but that ...

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  • Guessing over as US Open tees off
Guessing over as US Open tees off

Exactly one week before his 21st birthday, Highland Park High and University of Texas product Scottie Scheffler had just finished his last practice round before Thursday's start of the 117th U.S. Open on a similar links style course at Chambers Bay. As usual, other stories burn. Does the second major win come here? Diaz is next up on the al...

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  • Local politicans talk safety following Virginia shooting
Local politicans talk safety following Virginia shooting

Rand Paul (R-KY), who was at the scene, but not injured. The shooting occurred at a popular park and baseball complex in Alexandria, Virginia, where Republican lawmakers and others were gathered for a morning practice about 7 a.m. So is an attack on a child on the South Side of Chicago, and at Sandy Hook Elementary, an attack on all of us. "...

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  • Attack on US lawmakers: what we know
Attack on US lawmakers: what we know

President Donald Trump planned to pay a visit to the U.S. congressman who was critically wounded Wednesday at baseball practice outside Washington , a White House official said . Hodgkinson , 66, of Belleville, Ill. A Facebook page believed to belong to Hodgkinson includes pictures of 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders ...

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  • Which Way Traders Signposts Ciena Corp. (CIEN), Radian Group Inc. (RDN) Stocks?
Which Way Traders Signposts Ciena Corp. (CIEN), Radian Group Inc. (RDN) Stocks?

Zacks' sales calculations are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side research firms that cover Ciena . Shares of Ciena Corporation ( CIEN ) touched the day high at $25.88 while its day Low was at $24.83. A frequently used tool among technical stock analysts is the moving average. The company has a market capitalization of $3.34 billion...

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  • Suspect Dies After Shooting At GOP Baseball Practice In Virginia
Suspect Dies After Shooting At GOP Baseball Practice In Virginia

Hodgkinson was said to belong to multiple anti-Republican political groups and was distressed over the election of President Donald Trump last fall. "An attack on one of us is an attack on all of us", Ryan said. "Had they not been there it would've been a massacre", Sen. Scalise, who was shot in the hip, was transported to MedStar Washington ...

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  • How the congressional shooting unfolded
How the congressional shooting unfolded

Members of Congress credited the Capitol police officers with shooting the gunman, though authorities did not immediately confirm who shot him. The shooting unfolded shortly after 7:00 a.m. "I have never been subject to gunfire before where someone was actively shooting ". People are seen huddled around the man lying on the baseball field ...

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  • GOP Congressman Steve Scalise in 'critical condition' following shooting, says hospital
GOP Congressman Steve Scalise in 'critical condition' following shooting, says hospital

Scalise was shot in the hip and airlifted from the scene, then transported to MedStar to undergo surgery. Texas Rep. Roger Williams said that one of his aides, Zack Barth, was shot but was doing well and expected to fully recover. The GOP lawmakers' team was taking batting practice when gunshots rang out and chaos erupted. "The only weapon I ha...

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  • Shooting at GOP event: Rep Steve Scalise, aide shot in Virginia
Shooting at GOP event: Rep Steve Scalise, aide shot in Virginia

The U.S. House of Representatives majority whip, Steve Scalise (right), talks with Charles Boustany Jr., then a fellow congressman from Louisiana , before a football game at Louisiana State U., Mr. Sanders said he was "sickened by this despicable act". He was out of surgery by 10:30 a.m. " Many have been shot, but a lot like me got bloody run...

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  • Congressman Steve Scalise, Four Others Shot At Alexandria, Virginia, Baseball Field
Congressman Steve Scalise, Four Others Shot At Alexandria, Virginia, Baseball Field

Traces are still being done on the two firearms recovered at the scene - an SKS rifle 7.62 (which is a Chinese-made AK variant) and a 9 mm pistol, a law enforcement source tells CNN . The annual Congressional baseball game will go on as planned Thursday night at Nationals Park in the USA capital. Alexandria police said five victims have been t...

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  • US Congressman Steve Scalise, Shot In Virginia, Is 'Stable'
US Congressman Steve Scalise, Shot In Virginia, Is 'Stable'

President Donald Trump . " Trump is a Traitor ". As we continue to gather information, Tracy and I would like to send our prayers to my friend and colleague, Steve Scalise , as well as members of the security detail and congressional staff who were injured.

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  • U.S. lawmaker, others in hospital after shooting at baseball practice
U.S. lawmaker, others in hospital after shooting at baseball practice

Rep. Jeff Duncan of SC said he had just left the practice and encountered the apparent gunman in the parking lot before the shooting. "And we all laid flat, and the pops got louder - so I think the shooter was coming across the baseball field towards everyone".

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  • Suspect killed after Steve Scalise, 4 others shot at baseball practice
Suspect killed after Steve Scalise, 4 others shot at baseball practice

Alexandria police Chief Michael Brown said officers, who were on the scene within three minutes of getting the call, were met with gunfire when they arrived. Scalise, 51, the No. 3 House Republican leader, was first elected to the House in 2008. He serves on the House Natural Resources Committee and the House Armed Services Committee, where he is...

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  • USA congressman Steve Scalise in critical condition after shooting attack
USA congressman Steve Scalise in critical condition after shooting attack

The incident happened in the Del Ray neighbourhood, which is across the Potomac River from Washington . Scalise was shot in the hip and flown to MedStar Washington Hospital Center, where he underwent surgery. Brooks estimated that there were 50 to 100 shots fired. Witnesses said the shooter asked which political party the players belonged to b...

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  • United States politician shot at baseball practice in critical condition after surgery
United States politician shot at baseball practice in critical condition after surgery

Scalise was among five people who were sent to the hospital. Scalise was shot in the left hip, suffering broken bones, injuries to internal organs and severe bleeding. Telling the story later, his trousers were still scuffed and muddy and his elbows were scratched and bandaged. The subject line: "One down, 216 to go".

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  • Kathleen Parker: Boy Scout Comey is no match for The Donald
Kathleen Parker: Boy Scout Comey is no match for The Donald

Iohannis offered support for Trump's position Friday, saying to Trump, "I'm very glad that due to your strong leadership North Atlantic Treaty Organisation made a decision to go against terrorism". When reporters kept shouting questions about the tapes, Trump shot back, "Oh you're going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer". Mr Co...

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  • Sen. Sanders condemns shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaign
Sen. Sanders condemns shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaign

Hodgkinson , identified as the gunman who shot senior Republican Steve Calise and his aides at a baseball practice in Virginia Wednesday, was a big hater of conservatives and President Donald Trump . "I thought it was some exercise". "Immediately, Jeff and I looked at each other and said, "We've got to report this individual". We can disagree...

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  • Comey giving FBI Trump memos: friend says
Comey giving FBI Trump memos: friend says

Ron Wyden: "There are none". "You're impeding this investigation", he said. Sessions said he had confidence in special counsel Robert Mueller , and said that his recusal from the Russian Federation probe would stop him taking part in any hypothetical effort to remove him.

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  • Jeff Sessions' Ears Wiggle When He Lies In 'Conan' Spoof
Jeff Sessions' Ears Wiggle When He Lies In 'Conan' Spoof

Mr Sessions said: "I am not stonewalling". That response came after a sudden burst of chatter about Mueller's termination. President Trump later said the firing was over "the Russian Federation thing". The Democratic senators continued to pursue the idea that Donald Trump sold out America to the Russians , and once more the dead end ...

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