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Area Under Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Area Under Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Storms are capable of bringing strong winds and hail. The entire Chicago area is under a "slight" risk for severe weather, according to the National Weather Service . Between a half and three-quart...

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Congressmen Credit Capitol Police for Preventing 'Massacre'

Congressmen Credit Capitol Police for Preventing 'Massacre'

House of Representatives Majority Whip Steve Scalise , who is a major US Republican , was injured in a shooting during baseball practice a suburb in Alexandria, Virginia . And he also got a bit ...

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Multiple people injured after shooting at UPS center in San Francisco

Multiple people injured after shooting at UPS center in San Francisco

They crossed the street and when they got to me, they said, 'Run, there is a shooter, ' so I started to run with them", she said. Sources tell @dannoyes #upsshooting gunman was Jimmy Lam . The ...

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Rep. Steve Scalise shot in Virginia, Rep. Peter King says

Rep. Steve Scalise shot in Virginia, Rep. Peter King says

The man thanked him. Brooks said the shooter said nothing during the rampage. An Iraq war veteran and military combat surgeon , Wenstrup sprang into action, enlisting Arizona Senator Jeff Flake as...

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Contra Costa County DA charged for using campaign funds

Contra Costa County DA charged for using campaign funds

The perjury charges cover dates beginning in 2011 and ending in 2015, and allege Peterson lied on campaign disclosure forms during those years. Peterson says he considered the money to be loans but ...

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Suspect in congressional baseball shooting identified

Hodgkinson , of Belleville, Illinois, started shooting a rifle at the ballplayers. "He's a patriot and he's a fighter", Trump said . Rep. Mo Brooks, an Alabama Republican, said two law enforcemen...

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Clippers nearing agreement with city of Inglewood for new arena

Lakers ( NBA ) and L.A. Kings (NHL). The Los Angeles Clippers will reportedly announce they are close to finalizing plans for a new stadium in Inglewood, California, on Thursday, according ...

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4 killed after shooting at UPS warehouse in San Francisco

4 killed after shooting at UPS warehouse in San Francisco

The deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history occurred in June 2016 when a gunman claiming allegiance to the Islamic State militant group killed 49 people at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Flori...

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Congressman Steve Scalise, Four Others Shot at Alexandria, Virginia, Baseball Field

Congressman Steve Scalise, Four Others Shot at Alexandria, Virginia, Baseball Field

The Washington Post , quoting unnamed law enforcement officials, identified him as James Hodgkinson , 66, of Belleville, Illinois. A Facebook page that appears to be Hodgkinson's has several anti-T...

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Rep. Joe Barton among those who witnessed shooting

Rep. Joe Barton among those who witnessed shooting

Duffy pointed out that most members of Congress don't travel with a security detail, but luckily, Scalise had Capitol Hill police with him as he's House majority whip . hospital. ALEXANDRIA, VA - J...

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GOP congressman, Capitol police, others wounded in shooting

Rooney said the team has been practicing mornings for about six weeks in anticipation of the annual game they play against the Democrats. It was not immediately clear if Collins was at the baseball ...

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Shooting at San Francisco UPS facility leaves four injured, company says

Shooting at San Francisco UPS facility leaves four injured, company says

She described the scene as chaotic. " KCBS Radio reported that the shooter, a male believed to be a UPS driver, was taken into custody and was being transported to the hospital". Auto shop owner ...

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Four killed in shooting at San Francisco UPS facility, including gunman

Four killed in shooting at San Francisco UPS facility, including gunman

Jessica Franklin said the workers started banging on the bus when it made a stop Wednesday. She said they ducked as they boarded and told the driver to "go, go, go". The facility is an area package so...

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President Trump: Suspect in congressional baseball shooting has died

He is believed by investigators to have been a person "of strong views", the US official said , without elaborating. The shooter was identified as James T Hodgkinson, a 66-year-old home inspector f...

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Rep. Claudia Tenney Receives Email Threat After Scalise Shooting

Rep. Claudia Tenney Receives Email Threat After Scalise Shooting

Tenney, who plays for the bipartisan congressional women's softball team, tweeted about the shooting Thursday. Certainly, your souls and morality were lost long before. The shooter, identified by sev...

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Jurors to see video of fatal Milwaukee police shooting

Jurors to see video of fatal Milwaukee police shooting

Heaggan-Brown's attorneys, however, said that same footage will explain why the officer feared for his life when he shot 23-year-old Sylville Smith in the chest on August 13. The judge denied defens...

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National Endowment for the Arts renews funding

National Endowment for the Arts renews funding

For America's rural communities especially, the NEA is a valuable source of cultural connection and arts funding, and in many cases acts as a driver of local economic activity. Muncie's $50,000 grant ...

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Reactions to Jeff Sessions' Testimony on Trump and Russia

Reactions to Jeff Sessions' Testimony on Trump and Russia

The attorney general was forced to recuse himself in March from the federal investigation into Russian interference in the US election after media reports that he twice met with Kislyak during...

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Comey Confidant: 'Laughter' At Idea He Broke the Law By Leaking

When a reporter asked about Comey , Trump again said he never asked for the Justice Department's Russian Federation probe to be dropped - an act that experts say could constitute an obstruction...

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Andrew Benintendi is out of the Red Sox lineup against Yankees

Andrew Benintendi is out of the Red Sox lineup against Yankees

Blaine Boyer relieved Porcello in the seventh and allowed two more runs. "Just the execution of pitches, what it always comes down to", Porcello said . Blue Jays 7, Athletics 5, 10 inn.: Josh Dona...

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Ariana Grande in line to receive honorary citizenship of Manchester

Ariana Grande in line to receive honorary citizenship of Manchester

Ariana Grande is to be granted honorary citizenship of Manchester , if new plans put forward by the city go ahead. The honor is part of a new proposed system that would recognize those who have co...

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Trump calls for unity after GOP baseball shooting

Mika's family said the lobbyist was shot multiple times and was in critical condition and in surgery. Scalise was later said to be stable and undergoing surgery. Jeff Flake said he and Rep. Brad Wenst...

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No verdict after morning session by Castile jury

No verdict after morning session by Castile jury

The jury had reached an apparent impasse, and Judge William Leary told them to continue deliberations, saying "You should not surrender your honest opinion". Yanez testified last week that Castile was...

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Groups sue seeking court oversight of Chicago police reforms

Groups sue seeking court oversight of Chicago police reforms

The lawsuit says that "absent federal court supervision, nothing will improve". Police unions, many of which endorsed Trump for president, shared those concerns. The officer who shot the 17-year-old...

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Donald Trump 'Deeply Saddened' By Shooting At Congressional Baseball Practice

Donald Trump 'Deeply Saddened' By Shooting At Congressional Baseball Practice

His Facebook page shows that he was a fan of Vermont Sen. Barton said 22 people had been at practice that morning. He is in the job largely as a bridge to conservative groups inside the House Republ...

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Shooting at UPS warehouse leaves 4 dead

Shooting at UPS warehouse leaves 4 dead

The building is located in the Potrero Hill , which is about two and a half miles from downtown San Francisco . ABC 7's Dan Noyes reports on the shooter's name via a fellow UPS worker, who furth...

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Gunman dead after shooting top Republican politician at baseball practice

He was transported to George Washington University Hospital, and later died. "He was shot", said Brooks, adding he helped apply a tourniquet with his belt to a congressional staffer who was shot i...

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Four Kentucky National Guardsmen Charged in Sexual Assault Case

Four Kentucky National Guardsmen Charged in Sexual Assault Case

Austin Dennis, 21, was charged with second-degree sodomy and 22-year-old Jacob Ruth was charged with second-degree sodomy. A sexual assault investigation was opened after officers responded to a cal...

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch For Parts Of The Ozarks

Severe Thunderstorm Watch For Parts Of The Ozarks

The National Weather Service reminds people that lightning is one of nature's leading killers. The Chicago area was under a severe thunderstorm watch through Wednesday evening, with stormy weath...

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Turkish foreign minister heads to Kuwait in Qatar crisis

Turkish foreign minister heads to Kuwait in Qatar crisis

While the dispute hasn't escalated to a military confrontation, Qatar's military is dwarfed by neighboring Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates , two of its biggest opponents in the crisis. "It ...

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Gov. McAuliffe: 'Too Many Guns On The Street'

Gov. McAuliffe: 'Too Many Guns On The Street'

The only solution that will satisfy the GOP and the gun lobby is a federal program to arm every US citizen with a gun, with open- and concealed-carry permitted everywhere - no exceptions. Capitol Poli...

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US Senate backs legislation to slap new sanctions on Russia

The efforts included releasing fake news reports , pro-Kremlin trolls, and hacks against the Democratic National Committee and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton 's campaign. John McCain and Linds...

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Gillespie's close call a sign for moderate Republicans

Gillespie's close call a sign for moderate Republicans

Stewart, who polls showed as an underdog heading into Tuesday, lost the nomination to Ed Gillespie by 1.2 percent points, or a little more than 4,600 votes statewide. Rather than running on a Bush...

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Congressmen say they spoke to suspect moments before he opened fire

Congressmen say they spoke to suspect moments before he opened fire

Brooks said the attacker shot at both security details as "congressmen were on phone screaming for reinforcement". " ... Once his picture came up, the light bulb just went off". "For the average perso...

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OH man charged in 2 killings is charged in 3 more slayings

He is charged with two counts of murder, and investigators believe the couple was killed during a robbery because there were items missing from the house, according to the sheriff's office. Court reco...

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Multiple victims in shooting at San Francisco UPS center

Multiple victims in shooting at San Francisco UPS center

Police have not yet lifted the advisory that people shelter in place. He called her soon after the shooting to say, "I'm OK", she said. When the shooting started, she said her husband told her he ra...

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E3 2017 | Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Revealed in Latest Trailer

E3 2017 | Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Revealed in Latest Trailer

The New Colossus was announced at Bethesda's E3 press conference on Sunday and in the reveal trailer, Blazkowicz has got twins on the way and has to deal with a bunch of Nazis to boot. He spent thr...

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Trump says assailant in Scalise shooting has died, congressman in stable condition

Trump says assailant in Scalise shooting has died, congressman in stable condition

Mo Brooks described the "trail of blood" he saw on the baseball field as Scalise and staffers tried to crawl off the field. If it were not for Scalise's presence, Capitol police would not have b...

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Fed hikes key rate and unveils bond trimming plans

Fed hikes key rate and unveils bond trimming plans

This morning, in early European session, it hit a 4-day low of 96.82, trading below the resistance level at 97.00. A report showed USA retail sales recorded their biggest drop in more than a year in...

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Southern Baptist Convention in uproar over "alt-right"

Leaders of the Southern Baptist Convention were divided over a resolution affirming the denomination's opposition to the "alt-right" during their annual meeting this week in Arizona. Quoting the 199...

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