• LIVESTREAM: FBI to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting
LIVESTREAM: FBI to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

It's another sign that the Louisiana Republican is making progress in recovering from last week's near-fatal gunshot wound. Scalise, 51, sustained serious injuries after being shot in the hip at the GOP's congressional baseball practice on June 14.

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  • Iran's Khamenei ordered missile strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria: Guards
Iran's Khamenei ordered missile strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria: Guards

The US-led coalition said the location was close to where another pro-regime drone, which intelligence sources had also identified as Iranian, was shot down on June 8 after dropping bombs near coalition forces. The Australian Defence Force (ADF), which includes about 780 personnel, including 300 service members working in its air group, has ann...

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  • Iran's Khamenei Reportedly Ordered Missile Strikes on IS Targets in Syria
Iran's Khamenei Reportedly Ordered Missile Strikes on IS Targets in Syria

F-15E Strike Eagle at approximately 12:30 a.m. after it displayed hostile intent and advanced on Coalition forces", the statement continued. That is where USA and coalition advisers are supporting a force to fight the Islamic State. Meanwhile Iran's military said Sunday that it has launched several medium range ballistic missiles into eastern Syria...

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  • Australia Halts Syria Air Strikes After Russia Warning
Australia Halts Syria Air Strikes After Russia Warning

F-15E Strike Eagle shot down the Shaheed-129 UAV at approximately 12:30 a.m. The US military has repeatedly warned forces fighting on Assad's side to stay away from a "deconfliction zone", agreed with Russian Federation, near a garrison used by US special forces and US-backed militia around Al Tanf.

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  • Steve Scalise Making 'Good Progress' After Shooting, Hospital Says
Steve Scalise Making 'Good Progress' After Shooting, Hospital Says

Scott DesJarlais, Trent Franks , Mo Brooks, Morgan Griffith, Jim Jordan and Jeff Duncan, among others - were intended targets of 66-year-old James Hodgkinson's rampage at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park in Alexandria, Virginia Wednesday morning.

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  • British PM May unveils offer on EU citizens after Brexit
British PM May unveils offer on EU citizens after Brexit

Under May's plan, Europeans who have been living in Britain for five years at the time of a yet to be specified cut-off date would be entitled to a new "settled status" - granting them permanent rights to healthcare, education, welfare and pensions equivalent to British nationals.

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  • Gunman acted alone in shooting of congressman Steve Scalise
Gunman acted alone in shooting of congressman Steve Scalise

He had taken pictures of the U.S. Capitol and the Supreme Court, but it didn't appear he was surveilling possible targets. Five people were shot at a morning practice about five miles from the Capitol, the police said . However, Slater characterized these as "tourist" activities, and did not believe they constituted surveillance of intended targ...

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  • Minnesota will still engage with Cuba despite Trump setback
Minnesota will still engage with Cuba despite Trump setback

Since 2012, DeWayne Wickham, founding dean of the School of Global Journalism and Communication at Morgan State University, has taken journalists, educators, students, and professionals on trips to Cuba to learn about Afro Cubans and their links to African Americans.

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  • Imagine! Lennon brings no peace, but discord at summit
Imagine! Lennon brings no peace, but discord at summit

The UK election has left Mrs May seriously weakened, heading a minority government, which has fuelled uncertainty about the whole Brexit process. The plans were put forward at a European Council summit in Brussels . "Naturally we will conduct these negotiations quickly and we will conduct them intensively". May said "that has been an impor...

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  • List of demands on Qatar by Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations
List of demands on Qatar by Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations

The list was handed over to Qatar by Kuwait , which is mediating in the dispute. According to the document, the country has 10 days to meet the list of demands. Families are being forcibly separated, and children pulled out of school. Saudi Arabia and the other nations cited Qatar's relations with Iran, as well as what they say is Qatar's ...

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  • Mother busy texting on Facebook while baby drowned
Mother busy texting on Facebook while baby drowned

On June 13, Cheyenne Summer Stuckey, 21, of Azle, stated that she was preparing a bath for her baby in her home in the 1500 block of Reno Road. After realizing she had forgotten about the baby, she returned to the bathroom and noticed her daughter was "unresponsive and floating face down in the water", the affidavit states.

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  • Chelsea striker Traore edges toward Lyon move
Chelsea striker Traore edges toward Lyon move

Updating reporters on those negotiations during a visit to President Emmanuel Macron's Elysee Palace to celebrate the club's recent women's Champions League success, he seemed optimistic that a suitably ambitious transfer would be wrapped up shortly.

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  • US emphasizes shared concerns with China
US emphasizes shared concerns with China

South Korea's Defense Ministry said the bombers engaged in routine exercises with its fighter jets aimed at deterring the North. Trump wrote on Twitter that while he appreciated the efforts of President Xi Jinping and China to help with North Korea, "it has not worked out".

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  • Four Republican Senators Announce Opposition To Current Health Bill
Four Republican Senators Announce Opposition To Current Health Bill

But some Republican senators, as well as all the Senate's Democrats, have complained about McConnell's proposal, the secrecy with which he drafted it and the speed with which he'd like to whisk it to passage. Obama was more than skeptical. Republicans would allow insurers to charge older people five times as much. That could happen as soon as nex...

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  • U.S. senator met with North Koreans about student
U.S. senator met with North Koreans about student

The service was held at the 22-year-old's school in OH, before his burial at a nearby cemetery. Warmbier's family objected to an autopsy, leaving his official cause of death a mystery. Otto Warmbier died at the age of 22 in a Cincinnati hospital on Monday, just days after the North Korean government sent him home in a coma and suffering from e...

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  • Airlines Muted on Trump's Cuba Travel Changes
Airlines Muted on Trump's Cuba Travel Changes

Once implemented Trump's policy is expected to curtail U.S. travel by creating a maze of rules for Americans to obey. Trump asserted that the USA will take concrete steps to ensure that investments flow directly to the people so they can open private businesses and begin to build their country's "great, great future, a country of great potentia...

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  • Group protests health care bill proposal in downtown Chicago
Group protests health care bill proposal in downtown Chicago

The senators stood next to a sign that quoted President Donald Trump's reported description of the House American Health Care Act as " mean ". Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said he hopes to hold a vote on the measure next week, though Johnson said Wednesday he "can't imagine" voting for the legislation on that timeline.

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  • Venezuelan troops fire on protesters at airbase, one killed
Venezuelan troops fire on protesters at airbase, one killed

Over the past weekend, Rodriguez was honored by a meeting of 90 Mexican social movements who declared the top Venezuelan diplomat "Foreign Minister of Dignity of the Peoples" for her role in standing up for the sovereignty of Venezuela and Latin America.

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  • Russian Federation fires missiles from Mediterranean at IS in Syria
Russian Federation fires missiles from Mediterranean at IS in Syria

Frigates Admiral Essen and Admiral Grigorovich , and submarine Krasnodar , launched six Kalibur cruise missiles at ammo dumps and command posts located in Hama and near the town of Akerbat, the ministry said. The detected terrorist targets are destroyed by high-precision weapons systems and aircraft of Russia's Aerospace Forces. Over the past...

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  • US 'regrets' Russian decision to cancel talks
US 'regrets' Russian decision to cancel talks

Russian Federation now says it will target all aircraft within its air force operations zone in Syria - even US planes. "Such actions seriously endanger the whole complex of Russia-U.S. This is in response to Washington's announcement on Tuesday that it has imposed sanctions on almost 40 Russian individuals and firms over Russian activities in...

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