• San Diego congressional delegates pray for victims of Alexandria attack
San Diego congressional delegates pray for victims of Alexandria attack

The US President and first lady Melania Trump spent about half an hour at the hospital. He needed several blood transfusions, remains in critical condition and will require more operations, MedStar Washington Hospital Center said late Wednesday.

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  • UPS driver says he saw co-worker get shot
UPS driver says he saw co-worker get shot

Police say the gunman shot and killed three people and wounded two others before taking his own life. A San Francisco police armored vehicle arrives outside a UPS package delivery warehouse where a shooting took place Wednesday, June 14, 2017 , in San Francisco .

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  • Durant on staying with Warriors: 'I feel like there's no question'
Durant on staying with Warriors: 'I feel like there's no question'

Durant was front and center in that turnaround, hitting the go-ahead 3-pointer to provide the signature moment of the Warriors rally - and the series as a whole - in an 11-0 finish. The Golden State Warriors could finally put those jokes about them losing a 3-1 lead to rest. The Warriors just completed a 16-1 playoff run, outscoring opponents...

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  • Special counsel investigating Trump for obstruction of justice, Washington Post reports
Special counsel investigating Trump for obstruction of justice, Washington Post reports

On Tuesday, Attorney General Jeff Sessions told the Senate Intelligence Committee that there were discussions at high levels about firing FBI Director James Comey even before Sessions was confirmed. The fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director said ultimately it was up to Mueller to make a determination whether the president crossed a l...

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  • House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, aides shot near baseball field in Virginia
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, aides shot near baseball field in Virginia

They had gathered on this muggy morning, trading suits and ties for sneakers and baseball caps, to practice for Thursday's annual left-right match-up, a friendly Democratic-Republican rivalry for charity in a capital otherwise poisonous in its partisanship.

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  • GOP Offers 'Compromise' State Budget with Familiar Reforms
GOP Offers 'Compromise' State Budget with Familiar Reforms

Part of the plan includes two bills that have already passed the Senate , pension reform and government consolidation - with changes made to strengthen and improve the previous local government consolidation proposal. The Republicans' proposal includes some of the same ideas that were sticking points for Democrats, including the length of a pr...

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  • Dramatic Video Shows Chaotic Moments During DC Baseball Field Shooting
Dramatic Video Shows Chaotic Moments During DC Baseball Field Shooting

The briefing was included in an NBC News Special Report, which we streamed here. He focused his phone's camera on several officers returning fire to the gunman, who he later learned had shot House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and congressional aide Zack Barth.

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  • Virginia Shooting: Republican Lawmaker Steve Scalise Critical, Needs More Operations
Virginia Shooting: Republican Lawmaker Steve Scalise Critical, Needs More Operations

According to his Facebook page , Hodgkinson was a fervent supporter of Sanders, the feisty independent who battled Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination a year ago. "Violence of any kind is unacceptable in our society, and I condemn this action in the strongest possible terms", Sanders said. "He could have a short temper w...

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  • Gunman Who Shot Congressman Had History Of Anti GOP Activity
Gunman Who Shot Congressman Had History Of Anti GOP Activity

Alexandria police chief Michael Brown said his officers arrived at the scene within three minutes, engaged the suspect together with Capitol Police officers, and took him into custody. For example, his public Facebook posts date back to 2012 and are almost all about his support for liberal politics. His Facebook page shows that he was a fan of ...

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  • Wounded US congressman 'critical' after surgery
Wounded US congressman 'critical' after surgery

Brooks said the Scalise "crawled into the outfield, leaving a trail of blood". Trump also confirmed that the man who opened fire at the field in Alexandria - wounding Representative Steve Scalise , two police officers and at least one congressional aide - has died of his injuries.

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  • After the Virginia shooting: Talking to children about violence
After the Virginia shooting: Talking to children about violence

And we said that it's the Republican team. "I feel very safe, even after what happened this morning", said Gutierrez, who expressed his support for Scalise and his Republican colleagues. "There were a lot of shots", Nathan added, estimating that the incident lasted about five minutes. "Other witnesses here told me that they heard upwards of 60 sh...

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  • Virginia shooter who shot Republicans was a Trump hater
Virginia shooter who shot Republicans was a Trump hater

Scalise was seriously injured, but a news release from his office said that his condition is "stable". "Once we got back to the Hill, we got word that there was a shooting. After the attack on Wednesday, The St. Louis Post-Dispatch sent a reporter to Hodgkinson's house. "I know he wasn't happy with the way things were going, the election result...

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  • Watch FOX 2's interview with the Virginia congressional baseball shooting suspect
Watch FOX 2's interview with the Virginia congressional baseball shooting suspect

MedStar Washington said in a tweet Wednesday afternoon that Rep. Steve Scalise "was critically injured ad remains in critical condition". Spicer said the president was also briefed by Scalise's medical team and spoke with Capitol Police officer Crystal Griner, who was shot in the ankle during the attack on a Republican Congressional baseball ...

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  • Belleville Gunman Who Shot Top GOP Congressman Had History of Arrests
Belleville Gunman Who Shot Top GOP Congressman Had History of Arrests

He retweeted Michelle Malkin, who pointed to a professor's tweet following the passage of the health care bill that Republicans "should be lined up and shot". At one point, Hodgkinson's wife, Suzanne, arrived and also began hitting the girl, police wrote . There was also a good deal of rhetoric on his social media page against President Donald ...

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  • Sessions' rationale for meeting with the Russian ambassador gets absolutely destroyed
Sessions' rationale for meeting with the Russian ambassador gets absolutely destroyed

Now, today the attorney general got to answer those questions, and he pushed back forcefully. The news came the same week as Trump friend Chris Ruddy floated the possibility that Trump would fire Mueller, who was appointed to head up the investigation after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey .

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  • Alleged Alexandria Gunman Has Ties To Quad Cities
Alleged Alexandria Gunman Has Ties To Quad Cities

Scalise underwent surgery and is in critical condition. An aide to Rep. Roger Williams, R-Texas, was also shot, the congressman's office said. Hodgkinson, a licensed home inspector who ran his business out of his IL home, has a history of arrests, including a 2006 incident in which he allegedly pulled a gun on a man who went to his house to confr...

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  • Congressman Steve Scalise Among Those Shot At Alexandria, Va. Baseball Field
Congressman Steve Scalise Among Those Shot At Alexandria, Va. Baseball Field

The managers of the Republican and Democratic congressional baseball teams appeared together on Wednesday afternoon to call on lawmakers to ease tensions between the two parties after a shooter opened fire at a baseball practice for the GOP's team.

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  • Escaped inmates steal truck, reward increased to $115k
Escaped inmates steal truck, reward increased to $115k

Before that, they are suspected of burglarizing a nearby house. Sills said he's spoken to officials in Virginia and Texas. How the two inmates managed to reach and overpower the guards remains under investigation, Sills said. They're risky. Call 911, don't approach them, ' Sills said Bus was carrying 33 prisoners going to various locations from...

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  • Local lawmakers respond to baseball practice shooting
Local lawmakers respond to baseball practice shooting

U.S. Sen. John Boozman also said he was praying for police and the victims. The hospital said Wednesday afternoon that Scalise was in critical condition. "We had three members of Congress take shelter in our apartment", he said on a live stream, as sounds of emergency vehicles could be heard. Pitting members of one party against another, the co...

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  • Ryan on House floor after congressman shooting: 'We are one family.'
Ryan on House floor after congressman shooting: 'We are one family.'

It is clear to me, based on eyewitness accounts, that without these heroes, Agents Bailey and Griner, many lives would have been lost. "For all the noise and fury, we are a family". Mrs. Pelosi said she's started praying in recent years for the safety of all lawmakers from the president down. I was behind the dugout. The House adjourned for the...

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