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Malaysia Airlines Plane Returns To Airport After Passenger Tries To Enter Cockpit

Malaysia Airlines Plane Returns To Airport After Passenger Tries To Enter Cockpit

While a woman named Vanessa whose boyfriend Andrew was on the flight told Australian radio station 3AW he was the first to confront him after he intimated cabin crew. local time, according to News...

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Congressional ballgame will go on despite shooting

Congressional ballgame will go on despite shooting

Scalise had been fielding balls at second base when he was shot and then dragged himself away from the infield in a trail of blood. Authorities have said Scalise, the third-highest ranking Republica...

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Bernie Sanders condemns shooting by gunman who volunteered for his presidential campaign

But it was one marked by tragedy. Slater told a news conference he had no comment when asked whether Hodgkinson had a vendetta against any of the congressmen. Hodgkinson filled his Facebook page w...

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Play ball! GOP, Democrats battle as one - Team Scalise

Play ball! GOP, Democrats battle as one - Team Scalise

Hodgkinson, a home inspector from IL, had several minor run-ins with the law in recent years and belonged to a Facebook group called Terminate the Republican Party. The shooting occurred at a popular ...

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Child dies following mass food poisoning outbreak in Mosul refugee camp

The outbreak happened after an evening meal provided by a charity at the Hassan Sham U2 camp near Mosul. "Unfortunately, a woman and a female child died out of more than 800 cases of food poisoning ...

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Acquaintance of Alexandria shooting suspect: 'He could have a short temper'

Acquaintance of Alexandria shooting suspect: 'He could have a short temper'

The shooter - identified as 66-year-old James Hodgkinson, an apparent supporter of former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders - later died of his injuries, President Donald Trump announced. He was...

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Turkey's Erdogan slams isolation of Qatar: 'It is inhumane and un-Islamic'

Turkey's Erdogan slams isolation of Qatar: 'It is inhumane and un-Islamic'

Earlier in the day, the chief executive of Qatar Airways told CNN that ICAO should declare the measures against Qatar i air traffic to be illegal. Baker said 18 destinations were now out of bounds...

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Steve Scalise remains in critical condition, undergoes third surgery

Steve Scalise remains in critical condition, undergoes third surgery

The hospital says he was shot in the left hip, after which "the bullet travelled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs and causing severe bleeding". The Capitol Police Memorial...

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President Trump returns to Twitter to gripe about Russian Federation probe 'WITCH HUNT'

President Trump returns to Twitter to gripe about Russian Federation probe 'WITCH HUNT'

President Donald Trump is telling his Twitter followers that they are witnessing the "single greatest WITCH HUNT in American history". CBS News has learned that Daniel Coats, the Director of Natio...

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

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

In the talks to restore the assembly, which began on Monday, issues such as the introduction of an Irish language act, supported by Sinn Féin but opposed by the DUP, could also prove crucial. Most i...

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Corbyn's old rival Smith now Labour shadow for Northern Ireland

A Twitter user calling himself @Cardwell1992 said: "Wrong of Corbyn not to bring talented people, like Yvette Cooper, back". Andrew Gwynne, who co-chaired the party's campaign, and was widely regard...

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Donald Trump denounces 'single greatest witch hunt in American history'

USA special counsel Robert Mueller is examining whether President Donald Trump attempted to obstruct justice by trying to quash part of an FBI investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016...

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Lawmakers At Shooting Say Scalise's Security Prevented A 'Massacre'

Lawmakers At Shooting Say Scalise's Security Prevented A 'Massacre'

Donald Trump and his wife Melania visited top Republican congressman Steve Scalise , recuperating at a hospital after being shot by a rifle-wielding critic of the president who sprayed bullets on...

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No local members on GOP's baseball team

No local members on GOP's baseball team

Sue Hodgkinson told reporters outside her IL home Thursday that she was busy with her job and didn't know a lot about what her husband, 66-year-old James Hodgkinson , did between January and March. C...

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United Kingdom junior Brexit minister Baker says does not see Brexit strategy changing

Sir John said he want May to "succeed and stay" as the PM and understands clearly why she is doing the deal with the DUP however, his "main concern" is the Northern Ireland peace process. Mrs May ha...

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What would happen if the Bill Cosby jury deadlocks

Obama's former secretary of state, John Kerry, had raised that prospect on the eve of the Foreign Relations Committee's vote on the bill last month. So the White House would have to reject stricter ...

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Congressman's condition 'more difficult' than first thought

Lobbyist Matt Mika was shot multiple times and critically injured and remained hospitalized. "It's been much more hard than people even thought at the time", President Trump, 71, said on Thursday....

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Congressional baseball teams to wear LSU gear to honor Steve Scalise

Congressional baseball teams to wear LSU gear to honor Steve Scalise

Over social media he had lashed out at Trump and the GOP . Authorities also confirm Hodgkinson legally purchased a 9 mm handgun and an assault-style rifle from licensed firearms sellers. President ...

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Ryan and Pelosi speak briefly, then adjourn Congress for the day

Ryan and Pelosi speak briefly, then adjourn Congress for the day

Rep. Steve Scalise , R-Louisiana, who was reportedly shot in the hip, further contended that "an attack on one of us is an attack on all of us". A Republican congressman was shot at a GOP baseb...

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Lobbyist for Russian interests says he attended two dinners hosted by Sessions

Lobbyist for Russian interests says he attended two dinners hosted by Sessions

Unfortunately for Sessions, some people do remember whether he interacted with people connected to Russian interests during the campaign. On Thursday, an American lobbyist for several major Russia...

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Gunman Injures US Congressman, Others on Baseball Field

Gunman Injures US Congressman, Others on Baseball Field

The shooting took place just south of Washington , DC, in Alexandria, Virginia . Some Republican lawmakers pointed to the president's own rhetoric. "It was emotional to know the position he was in...

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Manchester Arena will be closed until September

Manchester Arena will be closed until September

The Manchester show was slated to happen at the Manchester Arena - the location of the terror attack that took place as a lone bomber struck the foyer at the end of the Ariana Grande concert. Whilst...

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McAuliffe: 'We Lose 93 Million Americans a Day to Gun Violence'

McAuliffe: 'We Lose 93 Million Americans a Day to Gun Violence'

There are eleven states which do not require permits to hide carry, including Arizona (Senator Jeff Flake), Kansas (Congressmen Roger Marshall and Kevin Yoder), and Mississippi (Congressmen Trent Kell...

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The moment a gunman opened fire on GOP baseball team

The moment a gunman opened fire on GOP baseball team

An apparently injured man is seen lying on the baseball field, a distance away from where Nathan was recording the video. The shooting continues for several minutes, with some pauses in between the ...

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Palestinian Official Vows to Continue Paying Terrorists, Defying US

Palestinian Official Vows to Continue Paying Terrorists, Defying US

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson faced a fierce backlash from U.S. senators of both parties during a Senate hearing on President Donald Trump's proposed 2018 State Department budget of $37.6 billion...

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Congressional shooting won't stop annual baseball game

Congressional shooting won't stop annual baseball game

Due to its growing popularity, the Congressional Baseball Game was first covered via radio in 1928. An Appropriations bill on Civil War cotton damage was to be debated on the House Floor, but a quor...

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President Trump invited the 'witch hunt'

President Trump dismissed a potential obstruction of justice investigation into his conduct, calling allegations of collusion between him, his campaign or people associated with him and Russian Fed...

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Jane Sanders: Violence is 'not what Bernie preaches'

Jane Sanders: Violence is 'not what Bernie preaches'

After getting out of a black SUV that drove down Rolling Hills Lane from the Hodgkinson home, Sue Hodgkinson stood next to a federal agent in front of a gaggle of reporters. She said she didn't know h...

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Congressional Democrats sue Trump over foreign payments

A lawsuit was filed by the attorneys general of Maryland and the District of Columbia on Monday claiming that government payments to President Donald Trump's businesses were in violation of the ...

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Trump 'probed for obstruction of justice'

The president also vowed he would tell Mueller, should he be interviewed as part of the special counsel's probe, just what he told reporters: that he "didn't say" to Comey that he wanted him to drop t...

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Congressional members attacked more than 21 times in American history

Congressional members attacked more than 21 times in American history

House gaveled back into session a day after the shooting of Scalise and others at a baseball field . The last time a politician was shot was when Democrat Gabby Giffords of Arizona was hit in the...

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Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy

He is said to have been a strong supporter of former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders . Police identified James T. Hodgkinson , 66, of Belleville, Ill ., as the shooter who opened fire ...

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Escapees apparently stole a second vehicle

His vehicle is described as a grass green 2004 Honda Civic 4 door with GA license plate RBJ660 and are believed to be traveling in it. "I saw two brutally murdered corrections officers, that's what ...

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Special Counsel Investigating Donald Trump For Possible Obstruction Of Justice

Special Counsel Investigating Donald Trump For Possible Obstruction Of Justice

At the same time, you also have constitutional lawyers, like Alan Dershowitz, ripping Democrats for stretching criminal statutes to ensnare the Trump White House . I will say that it's very importa...

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Donald Trump blasts obstruction of justice probe reports as 'phony'

The probe Mueller "marks a major turning point in the almost year-old FBI investigation , which until recently focused on Russian meddling during the presidential campaign and on whether there was an...

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Shooter at Republican Baseball Practice Contacted Congressional Office 10 Times

The assailant later died after the incident. Medics say a bullet traveled across Scalise's pelvis, breaking bones, injuring internal organs and causing severe bleeding. Bernie Sanders, Hodgkinson ...

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Trump blasts report on possible obstruction of justice probe

Trump blasts report on possible obstruction of justice probe

Trump lashed out on Twitter early on Thursday. Accusations of possible obstruction by Trump were first raised last month when the president abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey while that ...

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Alexandria shooting: Scalise condition 'critical' as President Trump makes surprise hospital visit

Alexandria shooting: Scalise condition 'critical' as President Trump makes surprise hospital visit

The man calmly asked which party's lawmakers were practicing and Duncan told him they were the Republicans . On social media, heartbroken family members of Lefiti recalled him as a warm-spirited ma...

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May orders full public inquiry into deadly tower block fire

Similar external cladding has been linked to the fast spread of deadly fires on other apartment buildings both in the United Kingdom, and as far away as Australia. The death toll in an apartment...

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Congressman faces third surgery today after ballpark shooting

Five people who were playing baseball were hospitalized, including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise . "We may have our differences, but we do well, in times like these, to remember that everyone...

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