National

2 officers killed on prison bus, 2 inmates on run — Georgia manhunt

2 officers killed on prison bus, 2 inmates on run — Georgia manhunt

Curtis Billue , said in an email that "Officer Billue's family asks for prayers for all of those who are now placing their own lives at risk to bring these men to justice". Joining them are our federa...

by · National
Hospital: Multiple California shooting victims

Hospital: Multiple California shooting victims

SFPD confirmed he was wearing a UPS uniform. Toney Chaplin said at a news conference that three people were killed and two were wounded. Police were searching for two men after the shooting, he said. ...

by · National
Staff Member Of US Rep. Roger Williams Shot At Congressional Baseball Practice

Staff Member Of US Rep. Roger Williams Shot At Congressional Baseball Practice

Williams (R-Austin) was at the practice but wasn't hurt, according to his office. Williams identified Zack Barth, his office's legislative correspondent, as one of the victims in the shooting. Sca...

by · National
Trump criticizes Republican healthcare reform

Trump criticizes Republican healthcare reform

If such legislation were to pass that funds Planned Parenthood, that would dash the hopes of many social conservatives who were confident the since the GOP had secured the White House , Senate an...

by · National

McIlroy cuts up rough about US Open decision

Open: 268 (-16) in 2011 at Congressional. Hearing that the USGA had cut down the fescue on four holes - fourth, 12th, 14th and 18th - McIlroy responded incredulously: "Really?" "We have 60 yards ...

by · National
Trump admin amends travel ban date to keep legal battle alive

Trump admin amends travel ban date to keep legal battle alive

The 9 Circuit Court of Appeals issued a statement on Monday this week ruling that the president's effort to ban immigration movements from six Muslim-dominated countries "surpassed the authority scope...

by · National

Multiple People Shot Including Congressman in Virginia

Rep. Rand Paul , R-Ky., and Rep. Mo Brooks , R-Ala., who were both at the baseball field, described the weapon used by the shooter as a rifle. Trump says the wounded congressman, Republican Steve...

by · National
Excessive Heat This Weekend

Excessive Heat This Weekend

This heat wave is expected to last through all of next week with early predictions of 105-110 degrees in the valley Monday through Friday before we see a drop going into the next weekend. PRECAUTIONAR...

by · National

Tillerson: PA has "changed policy", will stop paying terrorists' families

But the PA moved quickly to counter Tillerson's claim. On Wednesday, appearing at a House of Representatives hearing, Tillerson repeated his claim that he had received promises about the payments fr...

by · National

Giffords: Shooting is an attack on democracy

Giffords was shot in the head in 2011 when a gunman opened fire at a constituent meeting in Tucson, Ariz., in an assassination attempt while she was still a congresswoman. Giffords, who authorities...

by · National
Harvard's 1st female president stepping down after 11 years

Harvard's 1st female president stepping down after 11 years

Faust called her departure date "the". She was the first woman to lead the university. "Drew is the quintessential principled leader", said Clayton Spencer, former vice president for policy at Harva...

by · National
Multiple Deaths In London High-Rise Blaze; Residents Had Warned This Would Happen

Multiple Deaths In London High-Rise Blaze; Residents Had Warned This Would Happen

The Grenfell Action Group said it had " posted numerous warnings in recent years about the very poor fire safety standards at Grenfell Tower and elsewhere in RBKC", referring to the Royal Borough o...

by · National
House Majority Whip Shot at Congressional Baseball Practice, Shooter Killed

House Majority Whip Shot at Congressional Baseball Practice, Shooter Killed

Multiple people were shot at a congressional baseball team practice in Viriginia Wednesday morning, according to multiple reports. Scalise, as House majority whip, has a crucial leadership role bot...

by · National
Texas Deputy, Husband Face Murder Charges

Texas Deputy, Husband Face Murder Charges

Both will be allowed to turn themselves in, District Attorney Kim Ogg said. "We want justice for John Hernandez , and we want justice for the Thompsons as well". "That's all he was doing". Thompson ...

by · National
Nurse stabbed by ER patient at Massachusetts hospital

Nurse stabbed by ER patient at Massachusetts hospital

A Harrington Hospital nurse was stabbed by a patient Wednesday morning. Southbridge police apprehended the suspect off-campus. The nurse, who was seriously injured, was treated in the ER, stabiliz...

by · National

Donald Trump Jr. connects Scalise shooting to Trump/Julius Caesar controversy

William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar is getting a Trumpian make-over by the Public Theater in New York City. Trump the younger's "This" tweet from Wednesday morning isn't the first time Trump Jr....

by · National

Congressman shot at baseball field in Virginia

Rand Paul said that without Capitol Police , Wednesday's shooting of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and others at a congressional baseball practice "would have been a massacre". Alexandria ...

by · National
Trump On Shooting At Congressional Practice: 'Deeply Saddened' By 'Tragedy'

Trump On Shooting At Congressional Practice: 'Deeply Saddened' By 'Tragedy'

The statement says that before the surgery Scalise was "in good spirits and spoke to his wife by phone". "Capitol Police and SWAT are clearing the perimeter where we are". President Donald Trump he...

by · National

Sessions testifies before US Senate Committee

Sessions's use of this particular power in Mr. Trump's name was questionable. Addressing allegations that he had unreported meetings with Russian officials while he advised the Trump campaign, ...

by · National
Shooting at UPS in San Francisco

Shooting at UPS in San Francisco

At least three people were injured, including the suspected gunman, is a shooting on Wednesday (June 14) at a United Postal Service facility in San Francisco , local media reported. SFPD has issued a...

by · National

White House: Trump 'has no intention' to fire Mueller

The former Federal Bureau of Investigation director also testified that the agency had believed Sessions was "inevitably going to recuse" for reasons he could not elaborate on. Trump himself does not ...

by · National
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise Shot in Virginia

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise Shot in Virginia

Police in the area have tweeted out that they "believed" the gunman was in custody. Brooks said there were a number of congressmen and congressional staffers lying on the ground, and at least on...

by · National

Kasowitz Reportedly Filing Complaint Against Comey Because Understanding Criminal Law Is Hard

Trump said Friday he would have zero problems testifying under oath to counter the accusations against him from former FBI Director James Comey . "He's a leaker." The president added that some of ...

by · National
Fresh questions for Sessions, and he'll answer in public

Fresh questions for Sessions, and he'll answer in public

Democrats are pushing for a public hearing. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will replace Sessions at the appropriations committees' hearing Tuesday. Comey recalled asking Sessions to ste...

by · National
North says Kim supervised test of new anti-ship missile

North says Kim supervised test of new anti-ship missile

According to the South Korean Defense Ministry, the range of THAAD does not exceed 200 kilometers. North Korea fired several suspected short-range anti. However, the European Union on Thursday...

by · National

Suspected DPRK drone spies on THAAD site - South Korean military

The ministry says they include 10 photos of United States missile launchers and a radar system installed in the southeastern town of Seongju earlier this year. Ties between the two nations have late...

by · National

Shots fired at GOP baseball practice near DC; victims reported

He was taken to a hospital after the shooting. "But for the Capitol police and the heroism they showed, it could very well have been a large-scale massacre". "I'm shocked, I'm grieved, I'm numb abou...

by · National
San Francisco police respond to reports of shooting

San Francisco police respond to reports of shooting

A massive police response was sent to the area of 17th and Vermont along with first response medical crews. Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center had reported multiple admiss...

by · National

What is the congressional baseball game?

Sen. Flake, of Arizona, said he took cover in the dugout as the gunman and law enforcement exchanged fire. Alexandria Police said they have a suspect in custody. Alabama talk radio host Matt Murphy ...

by · National

At Jeff Sessions's Senate Testimony, Silence and Ignorance Are Good Enough

The leaders of the House of Representatives intelligence committee said on Friday they've written to Mr Comey. "I'm not able to be rushed this fast", Sessions said. In one tense exchange, Ron Wyden...

by · National
Oklahoma authorities search for 4 escaped jail inmates

Oklahoma authorities search for 4 escaped jail inmates

Update: The Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office reported Tuesday night that the escapees were pinned down in the area north of Oklahoma 270 between Bethel Road and the railroad track at Dale, ju...

by · National

London fire: baby dropped from 10th floor caught by man on ground

Another resident, called Zara, said she saw a woman throw her son, who was about five years old, from a fifth or sixth floor window to escape the blaze. "I could see people from all angles, banging an...

by · National
Senator Kamala Harris: Not backing down is in ex-prosecutor's DNA

Senator Kamala Harris: Not backing down is in ex-prosecutor's DNA

Rosenstein . Harris, following which both Sens. John McCain (R-Arizona) then interjected. "How was Sen. Harris hysterical?" she asked on " Anderson Cooper 360 " on Tuesday night. While asking Se...

by · National

President Trump Calls House Health Care Bill 'Mean'

Trump previously heaped praise on the bill after it was passed in a ceremony at the White House Rose Garden in May, saying it was "very, very incredibly well-crafted, and hailed it as "a great plan...

by · National

Giffords: My heart is with victims of shooting at GOP baseball practice

Capitol police officers had been providing security at the ball field only because of the presence of Scalise, the third-ranking Republican in the House of Representatives, Paul added. "Had they not b...

by · National

Warriors beat Cavaliers to NBA title

That's something that they are always going to speak about, about you ". "I remember the first day of camp and I walk into camp, and I didn't know what to expect, I didn't know what these guys we...

by · National

Anti-Sharia Rally Prompts Lively Protest In San Bernardino

On the other side of the street in the shade of a tall tree, Hadi Jawad stood with a group of counter protesters gathered in front of the center in support of Shariah law and local Muslims. They call ...

by · National

Some killed in London tower block fire - Fire brigade

This is an unprecedented incident. In my 29 years of being a firefighter, I've never seen anything on this scale. By one o'clock my wife started smelling something, she saw lighting coming from the wi...

by · National

SHOWDOWN: Sessions battles top Democratic senator over Comey's testimony

In his opening testimony , Sessions said, "I$3 did not have any private meetings, nor do I recall any conversations, with any Russian officials at the Mayflower Hotel ". Sessions said he did no...

by · National

Sen. Rand Paul: "Nobody would have survived without Capitol Hill police"

Majority Whip Steve Scalise and several others injured Wednesday morning. "It would have been a massacre without Capitol Hill Police ". Paul said if not for Capitol Police security it would hav...

by · National