• Rep. Scalise faces additional surgeries; condition still critical
Rep. Scalise faces additional surgeries; condition still critical

Long-ago Little Leaguers now in Congress don their spikes and dust off their gloves in a game played for claiming top dog status and to benefit several charities. Sava later told The Associated Press that Scalise's care is on track for someone with such a severe injury but that he still faces many risks to recovery.

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  • Donald Trump insists no 'proof' on 'collusion' with Russian Federation in 2016 election
Donald Trump insists no 'proof' on 'collusion' with Russian Federation in 2016 election

Comey said the notes contain his recollections that Trump asked for his loyalty when they met for a January dinner and then urged him during a private meeting in the Oval Office two weeks later to drop an investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn .

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  • The Law Says President Trump Can't Just 'Fire' Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller
The Law Says President Trump Can't Just 'Fire' Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller

The interview took place several days before Rosenstein picked Mueller as special counsel for the Russian Federation probe, according to the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the interview, which was was first reported by PBS.

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  • Trump considering 'terminating' Russian Federation probe leader Mueller
Trump considering 'terminating' Russian Federation probe leader Mueller

When asked about the interview by CNN, Ruddy said: "My quote is accurate". "I think it's pretty clear by what one of his lawyers said on television recently", he told host Judy Woodruff Monday. Sessions later amended his statement to say he did meet with Kislyak "a couple" of times, and in tomorrow's testimony he is expected to say that he mistaken...

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  • Donald Trump's White House 'a crime scene'
Donald Trump's White House 'a crime scene'

Ruddy said in an interview Monday with Judy Woodruff of PBS, "I think he's weighing that option". "I think he is considering perhaps terminating the special counsel", Ruddy said. "Mueller is going to have the full degree of independence he needs to conduct that investigation appropriately", Rosenstein said. High-profile supporters of Donald Tr...

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  • Congressional baseball game takes on greater meaning after shooting
Congressional baseball game takes on greater meaning after shooting

The Louisiana Republican is recovering from "substantial damage" he suffered when a bullet pierced his left hip and traveled directly across to the other hip, Dr. Bailey received a hero's welcome from a record crowd of almost 25,000 at Thursday's game when he threw out the first pitch , and Barth also showed up for the game, walking with crutches.

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  • Trump May Face Lawsuit For
Trump May Face Lawsuit For "Unprecedented Constitutional Violations"

According to Karl A. Racine , the D.C. Attorney General and Brain Frosh, the Maryland Attorney General , Trump's violations have gone too far. The lawsuit , which comes days after the Justice Department defended Trump's business empire from accepting foreign payments in a separate, similar case, alleges that the president has violated ...

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  • Mother dies following shooting rampage in New Mexico
Mother dies following shooting rampage in New Mexico

Thursday. Damian Herrera in an undated booking photo provided by the New Mexico State Police .Pictured, Damian Herrera shooting victim, Manuel Serrano , 59, of Youngsville . During the arraignment, Herrera was said to have answered questions calmly and without emotion. District Attorney Marco Serna said his office will charge Herrera...

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  • Republican baseball practice gunman 'had list of names'
Republican baseball practice gunman 'had list of names'

This is according to a person familiar with the case who was not authorized to speak publicly and spoke to The Associated Press Saturday on condition of anonymity. Hodgkinson had a history of posting angry messages against Trump and other Republicans on social media. Sava said that after being released from the hospital, Scalise "will require a...

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  • Congressman's shooter went to GOP baseball practice with list of names
Congressman's shooter went to GOP baseball practice with list of names

He has been sedated, but has been brought out of sedation periodically and been able to recognize and communicate with his family, Sava said. Scalise, the number three House Republican, was shot along with three other people early Wednesday when a lone gunman, angry about President Donald Trump, attacked a group of Republican lawmakers as they pr...

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  • Golden State star Stephen Curry: no plans to visit Trump White House
Golden State star Stephen Curry: no plans to visit Trump White House

Super team? No. We just work extremely well together. Now eligible for a five-year, $205 million maximum extension with the Warriors , he'll be a free agent this summer. "I might call him and say, 'If they ask , just say our schedules conflicted.' And then if y'all write something, we'll say, 'Fake News'". We're going to do everything we ...

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  • BND reporter offers insight to local coverage of congressional shooter
BND reporter offers insight to local coverage of congressional shooter

Police said it was unclear whether James Hodgkinson planned to target the lawmakers on his list, which included Reps. Apparently, Hodgkinson failed to recognize Rep. Earlier today, Congressman Steve Scalise underwent a second surgery related to his internal injuries and a broken bone in his leg. Also hurt but released from hospitals were two ...

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  • Trump confirms he's under investigation, lashes out at deputy attorney general
Trump confirms he's under investigation, lashes out at deputy attorney general

Mueller is investigating Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election and possible collusion by Trump campaign associates with the Russians, but there has been no indication that Mueller told Trump to fire Comey. The probe has reportedly expanded to include whether Trump fired Comey in an attempt to obstruct justice . Trump ...

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  • Democrats bridle as some in GOP blame shooting on the left
Democrats bridle as some in GOP blame shooting on the left

Mo Brooks, South Carolina Rep. Jeff Duncan and Arizona Rep. Trent Franks, who were all at the baseball practice, according to NBC News and CNN. They checked his laptop, cell phone and a camera and found there that indicated he had been scouting potential targets.

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  • Civil Rights Commission Will Launch Two-Year Probe of Trump Administration
Civil Rights Commission Will Launch Two-Year Probe of Trump Administration

GLSEN , the organization that advocates for LGBTQ students, pointed out that the wording of the guidance could be problematic, particularly if the department decides not to pursue complaints of restroom-associated discrimination. A statement from the Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network expresses similar concern. Behind the scenes, the ...

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  • Lawmakers Present United Front at Annual Congressional Baseball Game Following Virginia Shooting
Lawmakers Present United Front at Annual Congressional Baseball Game Following Virginia Shooting

On that day, a man later identified as the attacker approached Rep. Jeff Duncan of SC in the parking lot of the Alexandria, Virginia, ballfield, asking him, "Excuse me, sir, who's practicing today, Democrats or Republicans?" as Duncan recalls the encounter.

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  • Deputy AG might recuse himself from Russia probe
Deputy AG might recuse himself from Russia probe

Mr Rosenstein has said privately he may need to recuse himself from matters relating to the Russian Federation probe because he could become a witness in the investigation, ABC News reported on Friday. "Mueller is now clearly the (tip) of the deep state spear aimed at destroying or at a minimum undermining and crippling the Trump presid...

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  • US Navy Destroyer Collides With Merchant Ship; Seven Missing And One Injured
US Navy Destroyer Collides With Merchant Ship; Seven Missing And One Injured

NHK said that an association of commercial ship captains is calling for the creation of east-west lanes in the area to avoid collisions. Benson was reported to be in stable condition in the hospital, while the other two were still having their injuries assessed.

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  • Donald Trump says he's being investigated over Comey
Donald Trump says he's being investigated over Comey

The White House confirmed that Mueller was among the candidates Trump interviewed to replace Comey . Mark Corallo, a spokesman for Trump's personal lawyer, responded Wednesday evening to the Post report by saying: "The FBI leak of information regarding the president is outrageous, inexcusable and illegal ".

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  • Cuba condemns Trump's 'hostile rhetoric' but still wants to talk
Cuba condemns Trump's 'hostile rhetoric' but still wants to talk

In practical terms, Trump's review of the deal was limited. But he is not reversing key diplomatic and commercial ties. Trump announced Friday that he was undoing Obama-era policies that made it easier for Americans to travel and trade with Cuba in an effort to squeeze the country's communist regime.

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