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Congressman Steve Scalise Among Those Shot At Alexandria, Va. Baseball Field

Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, citing law enforcement sources. Griner and Bailey reportedly exchanged gunfire with Hodgkinson, who was wounded and later died of his injuries. An FBI spokesman ...

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How Trump Brought This Obstruction Of Justice Investigation Upon Himself

He declined further comment. "The FBI leak of information regarding the President is outrageous, inexcusable and illegal", Corallo told CNN , Wednesday. Mueller's investigation was looking at money l...

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Special counsel investigating Trump

He added that no such reason now exists. White House staffers made a concerted effort to talk Trump down from ordering that Mueller be fired, the paper said . Sessions told senators on Tuesday that...

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Scalise Shooter Appeared To Be Bernie Sanders Campaign Volunteer

He said the shooter appeared to be a white male. A Facebook page linked to Hodgkinson lists him as the owner of JTH Inspections. "I would have clients I would suspect for doing something like t...

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Bernie Sanders' supporter attacks US lawmakers, dies in shootout

He denounced the violence "in the strongest possible terms". In a show of bipartisanship, Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan said on the floor of the House, "An attack on one of us is an attack on...

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Trump makes surprise visit to hospital treating hurt congressman

In all, Barton and Williams were among 25 congressmen and 15 staff members at the ball field in the affluent Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria when the mass shooting started. The family said, "we...

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Special prosecutor investigating Pres. Trump for possible obstruction of justice

Special prosecutor investigating Pres. Trump for possible obstruction of justice

Sessions said "it appears" Russians attempted to interfere in the election, based on what the intelligence community believes. He vowed to defend his honor "against scurrilous and false allegat...

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Urgent review needed after London tower block disaster

The smoke stretched for miles (kilometers) across the sky after dawn, revealing the blackened, flame-licked wreckage of the building, which was still burning over 12 hours later. "Some of this claddin...

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Police Arrest 3 More After Footage Of London Attack Appears

Police Arrest 3 More After Footage Of London Attack Appears

All eight people murdered in the London Bridge terror attack have now been identified. Speaking at her home in Italy, Valeria Collina told me that she did not believe Youssef Zaghba was risky, a...

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Sanders condemns shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaig

Brennwald thought it was odd that Hodgkinson was never exercising or wearing workout clothes. Hodgkinson died in the shootout with authorities after he opened fire on the Republican lawmaker...

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Baby tossed from 10th-story window during London fire caught by man

Baby tossed from 10th-story window during London fire caught by man

Hassad says she believes one of her friend's daughters is in a hospital, but didn't know which one. But many others appeared trapped, she said. "Whatever I could to support the people". One person, ...

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Eyewitness captures video of shooting in Virginia

Eyewitness captures video of shooting in Virginia

Joe Barton, the manager of the Republican team, said, "Yeah, there is". One congressman says he's going to start carrying a gun in public. Wednesday's attack was the first shooting of a member of ...

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Sen. Bernie Sanders says Virginia shooter apparently volunteered on his campaign

A judge later returned the teen to the custody of IL welfare officials and awarded guardianship to the Hodgkinsons' neighbor, the Post-Dispatch reported . Details began to emerge of the individual i...

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May faces Brexit strategy fight amid political turmoil

Negotiations broke up on Tuesday night without an agreement, but Mrs May said the discussions had been "productive". While the DUP continue to hammer out the details of the arrangement with the Tor...

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Hodgkinson, alleged shooter at House Republicans baseball practice, was outspoken Trump critic

Steve Scalise , a congressional staffer and members of the congressional police force, Wednesday morning in Alexandria, Virginia. Trump said the gunman had been killed. "That's not hyperbole; blood ...

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Witness video of shooting on GOP baseball team released

MedStar said Scalise had suffered injuries to internal organs and fractured bones during the shooting. His condition is critical, and he will require additional operations. His assistant was not at pr...

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Britain could stay in EU, but only on poorer terms: Verhofstadt

Britain could stay in EU, but only on poorer terms: Verhofstadt

Like many in the bloc, Mr Verhofstadt has always been critical of the rebate that then-prime minister Margaret Thatcher secured in the 1980s, which means Britain gets about half of its European Uni...

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Let centrist MPs on to front bench, Corbyn told

And he vowed that the party is ready to fight a General Election at any time as he battles to replace Theresa May . In a remarkable turnaround, scores of Labour MPs rose to applaud Corbyn as he...

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Australia stands by Afghanistan after attack

Australia stands by Afghanistan after attack

Mujahid says the Taliban were not involved and that whoever "carried out this attack and for what goal, that will become clear at a later stage". After Taliban denied their involvement, it was h...

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Bernie Sanders Condemns Gunman Who 'Apparently' Volunteered on His Campaign

Hodgkinson, the suspect in the shooting at a Republican team's baseball practice for a charity game against congressional Democrats, backed Bernie Sanders , according to his social media account....

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UK PM May Closer to Sealing Majority, but Battle Over Brexit Continues

On a visit to Paris on Tuesday evening where she met with French President Emmanuel Macron, May described the talks as "productive". "We would restore faith in politics if we could show that this p...

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Congressional baseball practice shooting: What we know about the victims

President Donald Trump said he was "deeply saddened by this tragedy" and was monitoring developments. Colleagues said Scalise had been fielding balls at second base at a local park in Alexandria, ju...

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WaPo Report: Special counsel now investigating possible obstruction of justice

WaPo Report: Special counsel now investigating possible obstruction of justice

And he repeatedly refused to reveal whether he had spoken to the President regarding Mr James Comey's handling of the probe into Russian election meddling - which the former Federal Bureau of Inve...

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Virginia gubernatorial primary: Northam wins, awaits GOP victor

Perriello has gained ground on Northam with the help of prominent national Democrats. Speaking to a sweaty crowd packed into an Arlington restaurant with no air-conditioning, an ebullient Northam co...

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Robert Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

Robert Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

Sessions replied that it is "longstanding policy" in the Department of Justice not to do so. Comey later said he didn't recall ever having a conversation with Trump that suggested the president...

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Trump Turns 71: Celebrations Underway Honoring Oldest American President

President never wanted people to throw him a birthday party and didn't even want his family to talk about his birthday with other people. Melania and the first couple's son Barron are now living a...

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

The Washington Post is reporting that President Donald Trump is under investigation for obstruction of justice. They are said to be National Security Agency head Mike Rogers, his former deputy Ri...

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What are confidence and supply deals and what does the DUP want?

What are confidence and supply deals and what does the DUP want?

Termed as one-issue election by May who projected herself as the only leader capable of leading Britain through the divorce from European Union , it went much beyond Brexit - healthcare (NHS), pe...

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CMA CGM to acquire Mercosul from Maersk Line

CMA CGM to acquire Mercosul from Maersk Line

Maersk had agreed to sell off Mercosul Line , its Brazillian carrier subsidiary, in order to clear Maersk Line's takeover of Hamburg Süd with the Brazilian competition authorities. Mercosul operate...

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Hill Picked by Nationals in Fifth Round of the MLB Draft

Hill Picked by Nationals in Fifth Round of the MLB Draft

The 6-foot-3, 240-pound Romero had top-10 talent with a 93-96 miles per hour fastball and a solid slider and changeup. The Nacogdoches, Texas native has started 16 contests in 2017, posting an 8-3 r...

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Sir John Major is 'concerned wary and dubious' over DUP confidence deal

The Evening Standard, edited by ex-Treasury chief George Osborne, reported that Cabinet ministers have initiated talks with Labour lawmakers to come up with a "softer", less hard-line divorce from...

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USA investigators seek Donald Trump - James Comey conversation memos

President Donald Trump is finally speaking out about former FBI Director James Comey's congressional testimony. Trump cryptically refused to say whether those private exchanges were taped - a matt...

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European Union calls on Britain to clarify Brexit stance following snap elections

The Prime Minister did not mention the ongoing deliberations as she addressed MPs but called on Parliament to "come together in a spirit of national unity" to deal with the challenges facing the c...

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Donald Trump visits wounded congressman in hospital

Congressman Steve Scalise - the number three Republican in the House of Representatives and a strong supporter of U.S. gun rights - underwent surgery after being shot in the left hip. Rob Portman (R...

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Angus King: I'm 'really, really disturbed' by Sessions's testimony

Attorney General Jeff Sessions set about building a stone wall on Capitol Hill during his testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee. But he denied an alleged third encounter with Ki...

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US Soldiers Killed, 2 Wounded In Afghanistan

A U.S. official says it is unclear if the deaths were due to friendly fire. In New Jersey , the White House spokesman Raj Shah told the reporters that Trump was "following the emerging situation ...

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Under pressure to soften Brexit, May meets Northern Irish 'kingmakers'

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn countered with a bit of previously unforeseen swagger, wearing a huge red rose - his party's symbol - in his lapel as he sparred with May. He said Labour would remain on...

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Official statement released about Steve Scalise's condition after shooting

The shooter has been identified by law enforcement as James Hodgkinson , age 66, from Belleville, Illinois. They were in good spirits despite the heat and humidity as they prepared for the congressio...

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US Government Reins in West Texas Shale Oil Exuberance: Chart

As of the week ended June 2, 2017, United States crude oil inventories were 109.3 MMbbls above their five-year average. That is $0.05 per gallon cheaper compared to a year ago. RBOB gasoline futures r...

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London fire: Inside the £2k Grenfell Tower flats before the blaze

London fire: Inside the £2k Grenfell Tower flats before the blaze

Housing Minister Mick De Brenni says the proposed laws, introduced last month, will give the state's building regulator the power to stop unsafe products being sold and force existing buildings to rem...

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