• Details on the dangers of Rep. Steve Scalise's injuries
Details on the dangers of Rep. Steve Scalise's injuries

Rep. Scalise was one of several individuals who suffered gunshot wounds when James Hodgkinson of IL opened fire on Republicans practicing for the game in Alexandria on Wednesday morning. Sava said that after being released from the hospital, Scalise "will require a period of healing and rehabilitation". Shooter James Hodgkinson of Belleville,...

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  • Death toll in London blaze rises to 30
Death toll in London blaze rises to 30

Police barred their way and scuffles broke out, a Reuters reporter said . Later, dozens of people appeared to push and shove each other outside the town hall. A woman touches a poster for 12-year-old Jessica Urbano on a tribute wall Friday after laying flowers on the side of a church next to the Grenfell Tower in London .

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  • Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation on Twitter
Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation on Twitter

In his latest tweet , the president seemed to confirm he is under investigation for possible obstruction of justice. Accusations of obstruction arose last month when Trump fired FBI Director James Comey . whistleblower Edward Snowden, who was granted asylum in Russia. Coats testified that he "never felt pressure to intervene" in the Ru...

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  • Rosenstein must recuse himself from involvement in Mueller probe
Rosenstein must recuse himself from involvement in Mueller probe

Supreme Court, worked in the George W. Bush administration, and is prominent in Federalist Society circles. But Trump is likely to be disappointed if he is ultimately seeking to stop the investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller , a former FBI director, according to Cramer and members of Congress.

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  • London fire: Queen Elizabeth issues somber message after site visit
London fire: Queen Elizabeth issues somber message after site visit

Protesters demanding justice for the victims of the Grenfell Tower inferno have stormed Kensington Town Hall. A scuffle broke out. The protesters chanted: " We want justice ", " bring them out " and "shame on you". Friday's visit represents May's second faux-pas in the aftermath of the fire. A memorial wall has been created for people to write me...

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  • Logjam at top of US Open after two rounds
Logjam at top of US Open after two rounds

Jason Day was walking away from Erin Hills with his wife and son when he managed to find one positive about this U.S. Open . The Japanese star matched Chez Reavie for the best round of the day , three shots clear of the next best performance by Bill Haas.

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  • Shooting at San Francisco UPS Warehouse
Shooting at San Francisco UPS Warehouse

About 850 people are employed at the site, the largest for UPS in San Francisco . "It could have been worse", he said. "The facility is an area package sorting hub and package delivery center". A woman named Michelle , who did not want to provide her last name, was walking to work across the street from a UPS facility when she saw several UPS...

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  • Trump publicly acknowledges Russia probe includes him
Trump publicly acknowledges Russia probe includes him

When Comey was deputy attorney general in the Bush administration, he appointed a close friend and former colleague, Patrick Fitzgerald, as special counsel to investigate who leaked the identity of Valerie Plame, a covert Central Intelligence Agency officer.

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  • Injured officer throws out 1st pitch at Congressional baseball game
Injured officer throws out 1st pitch at Congressional baseball game

U.S. Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.), who visited Scalise in the hospital Thursday, said that on a recent foreign trip he and Scalise took, 90 percent of their conversations were about the game. Dr. Jack Sava said Friday that when Scalise arrived "he was in critical condition with an imminent risk of death", but that doctors had made "a lot of progr...

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  • This Is Not The Way To Remove Donald Trump From The Presidency
This Is Not The Way To Remove Donald Trump From The Presidency

The White House did not immediately respond to questions about Ruddy's claims. Rosenstein has been overseeing the Russian Federation probe since shortly after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself . Ruddy said Mueller has some "conflicts" because his former law firm, Wilmer Hale, also represents Ivanka Trump, the president's daughter,...

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  • Donald Trump is 'considering terminating Russian Federation special counsel Robert Mueller'
Donald Trump is 'considering terminating Russian Federation special counsel Robert Mueller'

Since Sessions is recused, the text of the regulations would leave it up to Rosenstein - and only him by his "personal action" - to remove Mueller for " good cause". If Trump really wants to short-circuit the Russian Federation probe, I think he'll do it via pardons instead of by firing Mueller. A person close to Trump's legal team added that th...

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  • Wife of DC Gunman: 'I Can't Believe He Did This'
Wife of DC Gunman: 'I Can't Believe He Did This'

In a December 28, 2011 letter, Hodgkinson wrote: "There's a new version of what GOP stands for". She said Hodgkinson was home all day, and she suspected he left because "he just wanted a break from it". DeSantis said as he walked to his vehicle, a man asked him if it was Republicans or Democrats practising. Bost said that the Capitol was shaken a...

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  • United States lawmakers weigh enhanced security after baseball field attack
United States lawmakers weigh enhanced security after baseball field attack

The hospital planned to hold a briefing on his condition later in the day Friday. Doctors say Rep. Steve Scalise (skuh-LEES') remains in critical condition at a Washington hospital but is improving. An FBI-led investigation into Hodgkinson (66) was continuing on Thursday. The US Capitol Police said Hodgkinson used a 9 mm handgun and a...

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  • Gunman ID'd in San Francisco UPS Shooting
Gunman ID'd in San Francisco UPS Shooting

He leaves behind a wife and five children. Mamie Wong said she had known Louie since they were in junior high school. Volleyball players paid tribute to their beloved coach Benson Louie , with a signed t-shirt and volleyball outside the UPS Potrero Hill facility.

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  • Trump acknowledges he is under investigation
Trump acknowledges he is under investigation

Trump didn't immediately elaborate on the tweet, but it appears he is referring to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , whose memo on fired FBI Director James Comey last month was initially used as justification for the termination.

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  • Huckabee: Leakers Trying to 'Discredit & Delegitimize' President Trump
Huckabee: Leakers Trying to 'Discredit & Delegitimize' President Trump

President Donald Trump complained on social media about the wide-ranging investigation of Russian interference in the USA election as Robert Mueller appeared to widen his probe to include whether Trump tried to obstruct justice. In a new tweet, Pres. Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation for obstruction of justice . "Nice",...

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  • FIFA Confederations Cup kicks off in Russian Federation
FIFA Confederations Cup kicks off in Russian Federation

Federation Internationale de Football Association unveiled a monitoring system previous year to oversee labour conditions at the Russia 2018 World Cup stadiums and insists it has helped to improve standards. In goal will be Manchester City's Claudio Bravo. After France defeated Cameroon in the final, two of Foe's teammates held a very big pho...

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  • Vice President Mike Pence hires outside counsel in Russia probe
Vice President Mike Pence hires outside counsel in Russia probe

That's according to a statement from Pence spokesman Jarrod Agen . Paul Trible of Virginia during the Iran-contra scandal in the 1980s and served on former President George W. Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating whether anyone on Trump's campaign , or associated with it, with him or with any of his businesses, may have had any illegal de...

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  • Britain, EU in suspense as May tries to clinch power deal
Britain, EU in suspense as May tries to clinch power deal

The Prime Minister will meet separately with representatives of Sinn Fein , the Ulster Unionists, the SDLP and the Alliance Party - as well as the DUP - in Downing Street in an attempt to allay growing concerns. DUP leader Arlene Foster , who met Mrs May in No 10 on Tuesday, is understood to have returned to Northern Ireland leaving her ...

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  • Trump says he's under investigation, calls it a 'witch hunt'
Trump says he's under investigation, calls it a 'witch hunt'

Though Rosenstein did not explain what prompted the statement, many political observers connected it to recent reports that special counsel Robert Mueller , who is leading the DOJ investigation into Russian election meddling, is also investigating whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice.

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