Rep. Steve Scalise released

Scalise arrived at the hospital "with an imminent risk of death", Sava said.

Rep. Steve Scalise is no longer in the intensive care unit of a Washington, D.C., hospital.

Dennis Rodman: 'People don't see … the good side' of North Korea
A State Department spokesman has said the two-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year had nothing to do with Warmbier's release . Some of the proof used against him was purported security footage of him removing a political banner from his hotel.

The Wisconsin Republican says Scalise is craving updates on work as he recovers at MedStar Washington Hospital Center.

Scalise was shot in the hip when a deranged gunman with an anti-Republican lean opened fire June 14 at a practice field in Alexandria, Va. where GOP legislators were practicing for the congressional baseball game.

Modi and Trump: the beginning of another lovely friendship?
US Senator Kamala Harris welcomed the Prime Minister, hours before he arrived. Counter-terrorism would be another major area of discussion.

Four others were also wounded, and the attacker was killed. "He remains in fair condition as he continues an extended period of healing and rehabilitation". Capitol Police Officers Crystal Griner and David Bailey, Tyson's Food lobbyist Matt Mika and congressional staffer Zack Barth were also wounded in the attack. Hodgkinson was fatally shot during the attack.

When Scalise was shot last week, a bullet punctured his left hip and traveled across to the other hip, causing "substantial damage" to his blood vessels, bones and some internal organs, Dr. Jack Sava, who treated Scalise at the hospital, said Friday.

Fifth Republican Jumps Ship On Healthcare Bill
Democrats, as expected, were quick to rip the legislation, dubbing it a "meaner" versions of the House's American Health Care Act. He noted that there "isn't anything in this bill that would lower premiums", and that to say otherwise would be a "lie".

With summer congressional recesses approaching, the House of Representatives is expected to be in session for only several weeks from now until the end of September, which closes out the US government's 2017 fiscal year.

Recommended News

  • Labour's Corbyn puts politics center stage at Glastonbury Festival

    Addressing the crowd, Corbyn urged that there should be a more humane world, saying, " Build bridges, not walls ". And Michael Vale, 28, from London, said: "I'm not sure they'd get Theresa to do this".

    76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball

    After graduation, Fultz was named tournament MVP after leading Team USA to the gold medal at the FIBA America's U18 tournament. A record 16 freshmen were taken in Round 1, including a new high for first-year players selected in the lottery.
    Republican Senator Heller opposes healthcare bill

    Republican Senator Heller opposes healthcare bill

    In addition, the bill reduces the taxes on HSA distributions not used for qualified medical expenses from 20% to 10%. Tom Wolf, Pennsylvania's hospitals, the Arc of Pennsylvania, the AARP of Pennsylvania and labor unions.
  • Senate GOP releases health care bill to cut Medicaid, dismantle 'Obamacare'

    Senate GOP releases health care bill to cut Medicaid, dismantle 'Obamacare'

    The measure largely uses people's incomes as the yardstick for helping those without workplace coverage to buy private insurance. Dean Heller on Friday became the latest Senate Republican to say he opposes the current GOP health care bill .
    S. Korea president invites N. Korea to Pyeongchang Olympics

    S. Korea president invites N. Korea to Pyeongchang Olympics

    The Hyunmoo-2 missile is a key part of a "kill chain" pre-emptive strike capability South Korea is pursuing with USA backing. The US Defense Intelligence Agency warned last month that North Korea was on an "inevitable" path to achieving this.

    Mexico overcome Host,Russia to reach semi-finals

    Mexico equalised five minutes later after Héctor Herrera's long cross into the area found Araujo near the far post . After conceding the first goal in the 25th minute, Mexico came from behind to beat the hosts.
  • PM Narendra Modi given warm welcome by Indians in US

    PM Narendra Modi given warm welcome by Indians in US

    Modi was received at the airport here by Portuguese Foreign Minister Augusto Santos Silva in a departure from protocol. PM Modi is scheduled to stay at the famous Willard Hotel, located less than 500 metres from the White House in DC.

    Trump camp plans attack ads against health care bill holdout

    Among the number of issues that have been raised by the senators regarding the bill, budget cuts for Medicaid takes the top spot. She was asked about the bill's impact on lower-income Iowans now covered by Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act .

    Hornets trade 31st pick Frank Jackson to Pelicans

    It's going to allow me to play with those guys and just learn. Some thought Jackson, others thought Jayson Tatum of Duke. The Celtics expect to see Markelle Fultz in that game.
  • Funeral crowd watches Otto Warmbier's final happy moments

    In a news conference before Warmbier's death, they said they found no evidence of botulism , casting doubt on North Korea's claim. Rodman, who reportedly has a personal friendship with North Korea's Kim Jong Un , traveled to the communist country June 13.
    Trump releases financial disclosure

    Trump releases financial disclosure

    Trump isn't following the long tradition of presidential candidates and office-holding of making public his tax returns. A new financial disclosure shows that royalties from the 1987 autobiography ranged between $100,000 and $1 million.

    Otto Warmbier: North Korea denies mistreating U.S. student

    In Warmbier's home state of OH , the mourners - among them friends and family - attended his funeral at his former high school. But speaking to ABC news , the controversial basketball ex-player said: "I was just so happy to see the kid released".

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.