• Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner
Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner

Bill Euille, the former Democratic mayor who lost his reelection bid past year, told the Post he first met Hodgkinson during their morning workouts at the local YMCA. Craig said that Hodgkinson would come in and watch golf on TV. He continued: "But what I did notice about this gentleman is he'd open up his gym bag and in it, he had everything h...

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  • Police and Politician injured in Washington attack
Police and Politician injured in Washington attack

Mike Doyle told ABC News . Mr 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. Scalise was shot in the hip and both are being treated for their injuries. There were reinforced security measures on Capitol Hill and anywher...

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  • Special prosecutor investigating Pres. Trump for possible obstruction of justice
Special prosecutor investigating Pres. Trump for possible obstruction of justice

The paper, citing unnamed officials, says the interviews could come as early as this week. In testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee last week , Comey affirmed that he previously told Trump he was not personally being investigated in the FBI's counterintelligence probe.

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  • London Inferno Death Toll Rises, As Desperate Search Continues For Dozens Missing
London Inferno Death Toll Rises, As Desperate Search Continues For Dozens Missing

The block is approximately 8km from Parliament buildings in central London and was built in 1974 as part of the Lancaster West Estate . The refurbishment work that added the cladding cost £8.6m and finished in May past year. Others said they had warned repeatedly about fire safety in the block. At least 12 people were killed in a massive blaze...

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  • Council knew of tower safety concerns
Council knew of tower safety concerns

More than 200 firefighters had been tackling the blaze and 12 hours on, the building was still smoking. Others escaped on their own power. CONSTRUCTION plans for the London building that erupted in flames claiming at least 12 lives show the perilous maze residents had to navigate to make their way to the building's single fire escape.

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  • Veterans' Organizations To Hold Solidarity Run In Alexandria After Shooting
Veterans' Organizations To Hold Solidarity Run In Alexandria After Shooting

Emergency services transported five injured people from the scene, said Michael Brown, chief of the Alexandria Police Department. The two coaches said they hoped that this incident might cool the heated political rhetoric that led James T.

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  • Witness captures video of shooting where U.S. congressman, four others wounded
Witness captures video of shooting where U.S. congressman, four others wounded

Patrick Meehan said he had been throwing friendly shade on Ohio Democrat Tim Ryan since striking him out on a curveball previous year. The gunman, identified by law enforcement as James T. Witnesses believe Republicans were Hodgkinson's target because he asked people at the baseball field, "Are these Republicans or Democrats?" Pelosi followed ...

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  • UPS gunman who killed 3 had filed overtime grievances
UPS gunman who killed 3 had filed overtime grievances

UPS is providing trauma and grief counseling to employees at the San Francisco centre. In a statement, UPS said, "UPS confirms there was a shooting incident involving six employees within the company's facility in San Francisco earlier this morning".

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  • Texas congressman's staffer among those wounded in shooting
Texas congressman's staffer among those wounded in shooting

Like many of us who heard the news of Wednesday morning's shooting, our local politicians went through a range of emotions, including confusion, chaos, sadness and anger. Stay from area, let emergency vehicles thru. Two officers were injured while responding to the shooting. Alexandria police chief Michael Brown told reporters that five peo...

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  • Kamala Harris, a prosecutor and a senator
Kamala Harris, a prosecutor and a senator

Burr's intervention was disrespectful to Harris and counter to the public interest. For the second time in a week, the Democratic senator made headlines after she was interrupted by Republican counterparts during Senate Intelligence Committee hearings.

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  • Condemning Virginia shooting, Netanyahu says Israel stands with US
Condemning Virginia shooting, Netanyahu says Israel stands with US

A gunman , identified as as 66-year-old James T. Hodgkinson , opened fire during the baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia , on Wednesday morning, wounding the House Majority Whip, members of his security detail, a congressional staffer, and a lobbyist.

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  • Congressman Hit In Shooting At Baseball Field In Virginia
Congressman Hit In Shooting At Baseball Field In Virginia

We look forward to a full recovery for each of the victims and hope that tomorrow night's game can play a constructive role in the healing process". "Violence of any kind is unacceptable in our society", the former Democratic presidential nominee said .

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  • Sanders: Sickened at shooting attack by possible supporter
Sanders: Sickened at shooting attack by possible supporter

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , two Capitol Hill police officers, and a staffer to Rep. Roger Williams, Zack Barth, were shot at the Alexandria baseball fields. Watson said the deputy on Wednesday recalled Hodgkinson as being "very cordial". The incident happened March 24, according to sheriff's officials.

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  • Sessions to face sharp questions from Senate panel on Russian Federation contacts
Sessions to face sharp questions from Senate panel on Russian Federation contacts

Attorney General Jeff Sessions told the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday that he couldn't recall ever raising concerns about Russia's interference in the 2016 election in the meetings he had with Russia's ambassador to the US Sergey Kislyak previous year.

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  • Cargill may be plotting Chinese beef deal
Cargill may be plotting Chinese beef deal

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Monday that it had finalized an agreement with China to restart exports. Beijing banned US beef imports in 2003 after a USA scare over mad cow disease, but last month agreed to allow USA shipments by mid July as part of a broader trade deal.

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  • Congressional Baseball Teams to Wear LSU Gear to Honor Scalise
Congressional Baseball Teams to Wear LSU Gear to Honor Scalise

Facebook has removed a page that contained a message for people to "celebrate the life" of suspected Congressional gunman James T. Hodgkinson . Alexandria Police Chief Michael Brown said five people were transported to hospital following the shooting, which broke out at arund 7am (1100 GMT).

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  • At hearing, attorney general denies improper Russian Federation contacts
At hearing, attorney general denies improper Russian Federation contacts

Attorney General Janet Reno detailed her conversations with President Bill Clinton during the Waco hearings Just last week, Comey discussed his conversations with Trump . Sessions said on Tuesday he did not recuse himself because he felt he was a subject of the investigation himself but rather because he felt he was required to by Justic...

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  • Authorities searching Virginia shooter's home as investigation continues
Authorities searching Virginia shooter's home as investigation continues

Bergman gives us a first-hand account of what unfolded on the field. Bullet holes at the YMCA where a gunman opened fire during a GOP baseball practice in Alexandria, VA. "When one of my constituents comes to see me, I don't want them to feel they're putting themselves in danger just because they're next to me", Newhouse said.

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  • Trump, first lady make surprise visit to hospital where Scalise being treated
Trump, first lady make surprise visit to hospital where Scalise being treated

Former GOP staffer and current lobbyist Matt Mika , two responding police officers and congressional staffer Zack Barth were shot as well, notes The Washington Post . He made his way up to a utility shed by home plate when he was shot. Alexandria police said on Twitter that the shooter is in custody and is no longer a threat.

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  • What is the the US Open playoff format?
What is the the US Open playoff format?

It's the first time the course has hosted the event and it will be a new look for the golfers to try and claim one of the richest prizes available. Kelly Kraft defeated Patrick Cantlay, 2-up, in the 36-hole final to win the 2011 U.S. Rose , on the other hand, looks like a seasoned veteran and he been unlucky not to add Green Jackets to his collec...

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