• Trump visits DC hospital treating critically injured Rep. Steve Scalise
Trump visits DC hospital treating critically injured Rep. Steve Scalise

Just an hour later, she received a terrifying phone call that there had been a shooting at her husband's baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia. While members of Congress may disagree on policy and politics, we still respect each other as human beings.

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  • Shooting In Virginia Wounds Congressman, Staff Member & Officers
Shooting In Virginia Wounds Congressman, Staff Member & Officers

The suspected shooter was identified by NBC News as 66-year-old James Hodgkinson of IL. The others injured included a Tyson Foods lobbyist, a staffer for U.S. Police chief Michael Brown said officers were on the scene within three minutes of receiving a call about the shooting at 7am (local time) and exchanged gunfire with the suspect.

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  • Nicola Sturgeon open to 'progressive' pact with Labour to stop Tory government
Nicola Sturgeon open to 'progressive' pact with Labour to stop Tory government

Scotland's First Minister said she would want the SNP to be part of a "progressive alternative to a Conservative government", hinting that her party could potentially end up working with Labour . She told BBC's Newsbeat: 'I have to try and ration myself and pull myself off of Twitter. Scotland's First Minister was also quizzed over her falling...

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  • Jones Energy, Inc. (NYSE:JONE) Dips Under Moving Averages
Jones Energy, Inc. (NYSE:JONE) Dips Under Moving Averages

Value is to help identify companies that are the most undervalued. If the stock is up it will have a positively weighted alpha. (NYSE: CIE ), at its latest closing price of $0.23, it has a price-to-book ratio of 0.00, compared to an industry average at 0.39.

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  • Of Vermont Boosts Position in Danaher Corporation (DHR)
Of Vermont Boosts Position in Danaher Corporation (DHR)

We have $23.14 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:KBH worth $77.20M more. Decatur Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in Danaher Corporation by 2.8% in the third quarter. Florida-based Jackson Wealth Ltd Liability has invested 0.52% in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR). $3.24M worth of stock was sold by LUTZ ROBERT S on Thursday, February 2...

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  • Did Sessions and Trump conspire to obstruct justice?
Did Sessions and Trump conspire to obstruct justice?

Depending on who you ask , Sessions' testimony was either very informative or just a bunch of stonewalling. In a tense session of the Senate committee, members grilled Sessions on a series of issues, including conversations he had with Trump and his role in Comey's departure as head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

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  • Trump after visit with Scalise: 'He is a real fighter'
Trump after visit with Scalise: 'He is a real fighter'

Brooks said the Scalise "crawled into the outfield, leaving a trail of blood". Now out of surgery, he remains in critical condition , according to MedStar Washington , the hospital where he and another shooting victim were taken. "I extend my best wishes to each of them for a safe and speedy recovery", Kinzinger said in a statement earlier ...

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  • Trump plans to visit shot congressman in hospital
Trump plans to visit shot congressman in hospital

Two Capitol Police officers were also injured but were expected to recover. But conservative USA politicians won't take steps to protect Americans, because they fear the wrath of the influential right-to-bear-arms lobby. Roger Williams , Williams said in a post on Twitter . Scalise is the No. 3 House Republican leader. All of us were on ...

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  • Baseball Shooter Is Dead; He's Been ID'd
Baseball Shooter Is Dead; He's Been ID'd

Representative Ron De Santis said that a man matching Hodgkinson's description approached him prior to the shooting and asked "whether it was Republicans or Democrats out there". He had also joined several anti-GOP Facebook groups , including "Terminate The Republican Party;" "The Road to Hell Is Paved With Republicans;" and "Join The Resist...

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  • American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home
American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home

Former NBA basketball player Dennis Rodman arrives at Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing, Tuesday, June 13, 2017. It was apparently shortly after that date that Otto fell ill. "In no uncertain terms North Korea must explain the causes of his coma", Richardson, whose Center for Global Engagement had directly sought Warmbier's rel...

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  • Steve Scalise 'remains in critical condition' after Virginia shooting, hospital says
Steve Scalise 'remains in critical condition' after Virginia shooting, hospital says

Matt Mika, who works as a lobbyist for Tyson Foods, was also injured and is in critical condition, his family said in a statement. Mika's family released a statement Wednesday saying he had been shot multiple times and was in critical condition.

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  • After Sessions, what's next for the Trump-Russia probes?
After Sessions, what's next for the Trump-Russia probes?

He said he and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein had long discussed their concerns with Comey's job performance. Comey himself had a riveting appearance before the same Senate panel last week, with some key moments centered on Sessions.

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  • Sanders 'sickened,' shooter possibly linked to '16 campaign
Sanders 'sickened,' shooter possibly linked to '16 campaign

Three others were shot and injured: a congressional aide, a lobbyist for Tyson Foods, and a US Capitol Police officer. According to his Facebook page , Hodgkinson was a fervent supporter of Sanders, the feisty independent who battled Hillary Clinton for the Democratic presidential nomination previous year.

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  • Iran in shocking claim United States is supporting ISIS in hate-filled rant
Iran in shocking claim United States is supporting ISIS in hate-filled rant

The two people who attacked a shrine are understood to be an Iranian-Kurd and a man whose background is unknown, the security sources said . The intelligence ministry, meanwhile, said on Friday that 41 people suspected of being "agents of Daesh (IS)" had been arrested in the aftermath of Wednesday's attacks.

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  • Special counsel Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice
Special counsel Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

Comey revealed last week, in a hearing before the Senate Intelligence Committee, that he had informed President Trump three times that the president was not under FBI investigation . Comey testified to the Senate Intelligence Committee last week that he leaked information from memos he wrote describing his private conversations with Trump.

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  • Witness captures Virginia ballpark shooting on cellphone
Witness captures Virginia ballpark shooting on cellphone

The gunman who opened fire Wednesday morning at a USA congressional baseball practice field has been identified as James T. Hodgkinson , a white male in his 60s. Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) told CNN that Capitol Police officers fired back at the shooter with pistols. "He shot at Steve Scalise, our second baseman".

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  • Congressman Steve Scalise, Others Shot by Bernie Sanders Campaigner
Congressman Steve Scalise, Others Shot by Bernie Sanders Campaigner

Norma Torres, D-Pomona. The shooting occurred around 7 a.m. ET in the Del Ray area of Alexandria, just south of Washington, D.C., and about 8 miles from Capitol Hill. During the baseball practice, a gunman opened fire and Wenstrup immediately went into medical mode, Alabama Rep. Mo Brooks said on CNN. Scalise apologized for the speech and said ...

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  • Trump under investigation for obstruction of justice
Trump under investigation for obstruction of justice

He can't remember what he discussed in his Senate office with Sergey Kislyak , Russia's ambassador to the United States, back when Sessions was still a senator and a member of the Trump transition team. And he advised the president as much, mainly for the way Comey handled the Hillary Clinton email investigation. The officials said Coats, ...

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  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before Senate committee on Russia, Comey
Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before Senate committee on Russia, Comey

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Tuesday that former FBI Director James Comey's meeting with President Donald Trump in the Oval Office was "not problematic". But he said that he was unable to say whether he had discussed Comey's handling of the FBI investigation on the principle that his conversations with the President should be kept confid...

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  • Former Corbyn leadership challenger Owen Smith has returned to Labour's front bench
Former Corbyn leadership challenger Owen Smith has returned to Labour's front bench

Otherwise, he has stuck with the group of MPs who were loyal to him following last summer's attempted coup, when nearly the entire shadow cabinet resigned in an attempt to force Corbyn to quit. But a spokesman for Mr Corbyn said the five appointments are the only changes being made to the shadow cabinet. The Edinburgh South MP was replaced by an ...

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