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"No Nexus to Terrorism" in Congressional Baseball Shooting

He has undergone several surgeries and remains hospitalized. Mika is expected to make a " full recovery ", his family said over the weekend. An FBI news release said Hodgkinson took multiple photogr...

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Portman Has 'Real Concerns' About Medicaid Cuts, May Still Vote For Bill

The focus turned to whether Moscow could disrupt the November 8 vote itself by hacking voter registration lists or voting machines, undermining confidence in the vote tally itself. "The bill that's be...

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Oregon's Senator Wyden Vows To Fight Republican Health Bill

Oregon's Senator Wyden Vows To Fight Republican Health Bill

There are a number of provisions very similar to the AHCA bill that passed the House by a vote of 217 to 213, with some alterations included. Susan Collins of ME or Sen. But the 142-page draft ...

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Trump seizes on Republican victory in Georgia

Trump seizes on Republican victory in Georgia

Some Democrats believed that Ossoff could pull off a victory in a district that has been solidly red since 1979 due to resentment against President Donald Trump and the seat's open status after the ...

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Obama denounces Senate GOP health care bill

Scott Walker says he supports Republican Sen. "And as in the House bill, young adults up to the age of 26 could stay on their parents' health care plans". The bill, which became public this week, woul...

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Policeman stabbed in MI airport attack

The attacker, from Montreal in Canada, was immediately taken into custody. "Suffice it to say, he has a hatred for the United States", Gelios said of Ftouhi. "At this time we view him as a lone-wolf...

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Some Republicans Voice Concerns About Senate Replacement for Obamacare

The 142-page bill would create a new system of federal tax credits to help people buy health insurance, while offering states the ability to drop numerous benefits required by the Affordable Care ...

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Toomey's Office To Protest Health Care Bill

Toomey's Office To Protest Health Care Bill

The bubble that Congressional Republicans occupy has become so divorced from the reality of American life and opinion-so in thrall to a (shrinking) base that is itself divorced from reality-that they ...

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Video Shows Disability Advocates Forcibly Removed From Senate Protest

Video Shows Disability Advocates Forcibly Removed From Senate Protest

The Medicaid system that provides essential home and community-based care is already underfunded, has resulted in cuts to services and has increased the long wait lists the individuals and families ...

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Capitol Police arrest 43 protesters at 'die-in' in Senate office building

Capitol Police arrest 43 protesters at 'die-in' in Senate office building

The protest took place outside the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell . The group says it brought about 60 protesters to Capitol Hill for the protest. "Not only will people lose their...

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Senate GOP weighing penalties for uninsured in healthcare bill

Senate GOP weighing penalties for uninsured in healthcare bill

The Senate bill will likely include a new amendment that would add a six-month waiting period for those who fail to sign up for insurance during the normal enrollment period. "If the concerns that I...

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With cameras banned from White House press briefing, CNN sends sketch artist

Here's a look at the results. White House press secretary Sean Spicer during a press briefing . Hennessy didn't have his usual easel, but he stood in the back of the briefing room to document t...

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2 hospitalized after Thunderbirds jet goes off runway in Ohio

2 hospitalized after Thunderbirds jet goes off runway in Ohio

The Sheriff's Office said two occupants were reportedly still inside the aircraft on the runway. Two pilots were trapped inside the plane. WHIO-TV said an eyewitness saw a Thunderbird F-16 coming ...

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Could President Trump fire special counsel Robert Mueller?

With Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused from investigations related to the 2016 presidential campaign , Rosenstein is the acting attorney general overseeing Mueller's probe. Replying to a que...

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Menendez: Senate health care bill 'devastating' for NJ Medicaid recipients

None of the Senate's 48 Democrats are expected to support the package, meaning the legislation survives only if no more than two Republicans vote no. "We'll have to see". Heller appears to be la...

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USA shoots down Iranian drone in Syria: Coalition

A similar drone was shot down in the same location after it dropped munitions near coalition forces on June 8. Australia's military is suspending the airstrikes that it had been carrying out against...

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Steve Scalise is out of intensive care following shooting

Doctors said he had arrived at the hospital last Wednesday at imminent risk of death. "He remains in fair condition as he continues an extended period of healing and rehabilitation". Deputy Whip Pat...

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Capitol Police drag disabled protesters away without wheelchairs during Trumpcare protests

Capitol Police drag disabled protesters away without wheelchairs during Trumpcare protests

They called their protest a "die-in". She says the protesters rely on Medicaid to help them live and she says the health bill amounts to "tax cuts for the wealthy on the backs of people with disabil...

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Flood Warnings Loom Prior to Deadly Storm Anniversary

It has since weakened to a depression while heading far inland. The expected wallop from Tropical Storm Cindy mostly failed to materialize in Louisiana on W... Areas along a 600-mile-long swath ...

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Donald Trump's Latest Hire Is Plucked Directly From His DC Hotel

And she said she doesn't miss NY. The calls typically devolve from strategy consultations into rants, however, and do little to lighten Trump's mood before he arrives at the Oval Office to begin t...

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Tornadoes spawned by Cindy's remnants cause damage in Birmingham, AL

The current forecast track takes the storm north along the Texas border before turning to the east over Arkansas and going into part of MS and then Tennessee. As tropical storm Cindy is heading towa...

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A Reluctant Defense of Nancy Pelosi

A Reluctant Defense of Nancy Pelosi

House Democratic Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi fires up fellow Democrats at an election night rally at the Hyatt Regency Hotel near the Capitol in Washington, Nov. After Republican Karen Handel's v...

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Indian PM Modi visits Portugal on trip to meet with Trump

Indian PM Modi visits Portugal on trip to meet with Trump

The offer is still subject to congressional approval. But some of the Defence systems that we're talking about, we don't believe will impact Pakistan. "We are also determined to deepen our cooperation...

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Defending Senate Repeal Effort, Trump Trashes Obamacare

Erasing Obama's law has been a marquee pledge for Trump and virtually the entire party for years, and failure would be a shattering defeat for the GOP. In a Facebook post , the president warned that ...

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Trump's putdown of wind energy whips up a backlash in Iowa

Trump's putdown of wind energy whips up a backlash in Iowa

President Donald Trump proposed Wednesday night reforming the welfare system by putting into law a statute that has been the law of the land since 1996. "They have total, total control over [Ted C...

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Over Foreign Payments to Trump Hotels, Two US Attorney Generals to Sue

Constitution. President Donald Trump is facing a new lawsuit filed by the attorneys general of Maryland and District of Columbia, alleging that he is violating clauses in the U.S. However, in a ...

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It makes no sense to have a poor person in some positions

During his speech in Iowa, Trump said he selected billionaire investor Wilbur Ross as Department of Commerce secretary for his financial acumen, noting "I just don't want a poor person". Trump co...

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States won't rush approval of Yellowstone grizzly hunts

States won't rush approval of Yellowstone grizzly hunts

The National Park Service has reopened the Avalanche Lake Trail after the path was closed due to grizzly bear activity. Grizzly bear populations in other parts of the continental United States r...

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Russian Federation fires missiles from Mediterranean at ISIS in Syria

Moscow has accused the USA of not using the hotline to prevent the Raqqa incident. On Monday, Russia's defense ministry effectively drew a line across Syria west of the Euphrates River, saying t...

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'It's an honor.' Red Sox retire David Ortiz's No. 34

That player is none other than Designated Hitter and three-time World Series Champion David Ortiz . Even more historic is his.688 AVG in the 2013 World Series where he put the Boston Red Sox on his ...

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Chicago Wreck Injures Four Police Officers, One Motorist

Chicago Wreck Injures Four Police Officers, One Motorist

The officers had their emergency lights on as they were heading south on Sacramento Boulevard near Madison Street, police said. He then struck another vehicle with two female occupants, who were bot...

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Death toll in Pakistan attacks climbs to 61

There was also a shooting attack in southern Pakistan later in the day that killed four more policy. Officials said emergency had been imposed in all hospitals across Parachinar . Sunni extrem...

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North Korea denies torturing U.S. student Warmbier

North Korea denies torturing U.S. student Warmbier

It's unclear how he came to be in that state. North Korea said Warmbier slipped into a coma after contracting botulism and taking a sleeping pill. Less than a week after returning to the United ...

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Vice President Mike Pence hires outside counsel in Russian Federation probe

Vice President Mike Pence hires outside counsel in Russian Federation probe

Cullen, reached by CNN's Kevin Bohn, Cullen said he had nothing to add beyond the official statement. At the time, Pence - along with Attorney General Jeff Sessions , senior adviser Jared Kushner, ...

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Weather Service Says Cindy Winding Down

Weather Service Says Cindy Winding Down

The storm system is predicted to take a turn east later today hitting the mid-Atlantic coast with heavy rain by the weekend. A tropical storm warning is in effect from High Island, Texas , to Morga...

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UK fire safety crisis expands; Hundreds evacuated in London

A local council in London says it evacuated some 650 homes overnight after inspectors found fire safety issues in four public housing towers, following the inferno in awest London apartment block that...

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Tropical depression Cindy moves inland bringing heavy rain and flash floods

A turn toward the northeast is expected. The storm made landfall early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana . The closest rain to the Metroplex Thursday morning was in the Tyler area. In Gulfport...

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David Ortiz demonstrates inner 50 Cent with first pitch

David Ortiz demonstrates inner 50 Cent with first pitch

Ortiz said he had "no idea" when he chose the No. 34 that he one day would be standing where he stood Friday night . The one and only David Ortiz now has a street named in his honor in Boston....

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NKorean taekwondo team in SKorea for 1st time in 10 years

Political science professor Yoo Ho-Yeol at Korea University said the test was "a carefully calibrated act of provocation ahead of the summit". The distance the missile flew has not been confirmed, b...

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Trump Sued For Allegedly Violating Presidential Records Act

In the lawsuit, the groups claim the Trump administration has "failed to adopt adequate policies and guidelines to maintain and preserve presidential records". People play with radio controlled bo...

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