• WaPo Report: Special counsel now investigating possible obstruction of justice
WaPo Report: Special counsel now investigating possible obstruction of justice

Reports that Trump was considering firing Mueller surfaced last week, again citing unnamed sources. Mr Mueller was appointed after James Comey , who originally oversaw the investigation, was removed from his role as FBI director by President Trump.

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  • Gabby Giffords addresses attack on Congressional baseball practice
Gabby Giffords addresses attack on Congressional baseball practice

Sanders noted prior incidents in Arizona, such as a pistol falling from a protester's pocket two years before and Sarah Palin's now famous "map" in which she placed Gifford's district in crosshairs, indicating it was a target for Republicans.

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  • Both Democrat and Republican members of Congress receive new threats following shooting
Both Democrat and Republican members of Congress receive new threats following shooting

A congressional aide said Scalise, R-La., was in stable condition at George Washington University Hospital. The 66-year-old gunman was identified as James T. "Someone tried to run Rep. (David) Kustoff off the road with her auto, and now a man seemingly attempted to assassinate several members of Congress at a baseball practice", said Rep.

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  • Bill Cosby's Accuser Takes The Stand In Sexual Assault Trial
Bill Cosby's Accuser Takes The Stand In Sexual Assault Trial

The revelation came as Constand ended her testimony in the case. "News reports. ". I can't stop doing that now. During the day, Detective Dave Mason also testified , speaking about his meeting with Constand on January 13, 2005. Temple is Cosby's alma mater, and he was a powerful trustee there at the time. Constand went on to admit she spoke ...

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  • May seen fighting for survival after votes wipe out majority
May seen fighting for survival after votes wipe out majority

But Britain's Saturday newspapers agreed she is just clinging on. British Prime Minister Theresa May's two chiefs of staff have resigned in the wake of the Conservative Party's disastrous election result. With almost two-thirds of the seats counted, the results appeared to be generally bearing out an exit poll that predicted the Conservatives w...

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  • Jeff Sessions' testimony was curiously uncurious about Comey's firing
Jeff Sessions' testimony was curiously uncurious about Comey's firing

Sessions was sworn in February 9 but did not actually step away from the investigation until March 2, the day after The Washington Post reported on his two previously undisclosed Kislyak meetings. During a heated exchange with Sen. Barely a month after Trump dismissed Comey, rumors have been circulating that he may yet seek to sack Robert ...

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  • Israeli minister backs closing Al-Jazeera bureau
Israeli minister backs closing Al-Jazeera bureau

The newspaper suggested that the Israeli establishment is seeking to exploit the regional situation triggered by the Gulf crisis to close the offices of Al Jazeera , especially as the channel previously damaged Israel's image, according to Ynetnews.

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  • Donald Trump Is Being Investigated For Obstruction Of Justice & 'Possible Financial Crimes'!
Donald Trump Is Being Investigated For Obstruction Of Justice & 'Possible Financial Crimes'!

On Monday, a friend of Trump's , Christopher Ruddy, said the United States leader was considering firing special counsel Mueller . a claim later denied by the President's aides. Comey also testified he had told Trump he was not under investigation. President Trump's personal lawyer Marc Kasowitz issued a statement saying the Federal Bureau ...

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  • US Congressman Steve Scalise shot at baseball practice in Virginia
US Congressman Steve Scalise shot at baseball practice in Virginia

Witnesses reported that James Hodgkinson , identified by authorities as the man who carried out the attack on congressmen as they practiced for an upcoming charity baseball game, was firing a rifle when the attack began. And I condemn this action in the strongest possible terms. The news agency said his most serious problems came in 2006, when he ...

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  • Australian TV journalist hit by bullet in Philippines city
Australian TV journalist hit by bullet in Philippines city

CNN reported that Harvey was within the compound, which is considered a safe zone, when he was struck while taking photos of evacuees. The team of Adam Harvey of the Australian Broadcasting Corp. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte imposed martial law across Mindanao Island, home to about 20 million people, where Marawi is the largest city.

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise in critical condition after surgery
Rep. Steve Scalise in critical condition after surgery

Despite this violent history, the Daily Beast notes that Hodgkinson's record "did not rise to the level to prohibit him from legally owning a firearm". Scalise, a member of the House Republican leadership as the majority whip, appeared to have been shot in the hip and it appeared two Capitol Hill police agents were shot, Brooks added.

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  • Scalise and Others Shot during GOP Congressional Baseball Practice
Scalise and Others Shot during GOP Congressional Baseball Practice

He said the gunman had "a rifle of some sort. a lot of ammo". "Let me leave you with this message: I encourage all of us to be kind to one another; I think we could all use a little more kindness these days". "Many lives would have been lost, if not for the heroic actions of the two Capitol police officers who took down the gunman despite sust...

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  • Trump cabinet heaps praise on boss, prompting Schumer to troll
Trump cabinet heaps praise on boss, prompting Schumer to troll

Democratic New York Senator Chuck Schumer filmed a amusing spoof of President Trump's cabinet meeting where his senior-level officials praised his leadership. The White House has been dogged by reports of infighting and disarray. RICK PERRY: Mr. President , an honor to be on the team. Great President or greatest? Secretary of...

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  • Trump makes surprise visit to hospital treating hurt congressman
Trump makes surprise visit to hospital treating hurt congressman

America is praying for all the victims of this awful shooting , Mr Trump said, describing it as a "very, very brutal assault". A member of Rep. Roger Williams' (R-TX) staff was apparently shot and is also receiving medical attention.

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

According to a report published on Monday, Trump is considering firing special counsel Mueller, who was appointed on May 17 by the Justice Department as special counsel overseeing the investigation into Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 United States elections and related matters.

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  • Special counsel is investigating Trump
Special counsel is investigating Trump

The Justice Department's special counsel investigation Russia's meddling in the 2016 US presidential election is now also reportedly examining whether President Donald Trump attempted to obstruct justice. Comey said Trump told him he hoped Comey would "let go" of his investigation of the president's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, a...

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  • Sanders says congressional shooter volunteered for his campaign
Sanders says congressional shooter volunteered for his campaign

The FBI says it has not ruled out terrorism and continues to investigate. Records show that Hodgkinson allowed his inspection and contracting licenses to lapse. The Washington Post first reported the suspect's identity. "It's too early to tell whether the shooting was an act of terrorism or whether members of Congress were specifically...

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  • James T. Hodgkinson identified as suspect in Alexandria shooting
James T. Hodgkinson identified as suspect in Alexandria shooting

Once the daughter got into her vehicle to attempt to flee, the police report says Hodgkinson was "choking" her "while she was holding onto the steering wheel" and he attempted to cut her seat belt. In 2006, he was accused of punching a woman and pointing a gun at her boyfriend. The charges were ultimately dismissed. Scalise was fielding balls o...

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  • Congressional baseball practice shooting: What we know about the victims
Congressional baseball practice shooting: What we know about the victims

Rep. Steve Scalise , one of the truly great people, is in very tough shape - but he is a real fighter". Lawmaker Steve Scalise , the third highest-ranking Republican in the House of Representatives, was injured in a shooting incident in the suburbs of the USA capital on Wednesday morning.

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise in 'critical condition': What does that mean?
Rep. Steve Scalise in 'critical condition': What does that mean?

Flake was one of the GOP members practicing in Alexandria, Virginia Wednesday morning, when the attack occurred. The bravery and quick response of U.S. "At the same time I hear Steve Scalise over at second base scream - he was shot ", Brooks said on CNN . President Donald Trump says he has spoken to Rep.

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