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Illinois Native Who Shot Top GOP Congressman Had History of Arrests

Illinois Native Who Shot Top GOP Congressman Had History of Arrests

He was arrested in 2006 for an altercation that took place after he tried to pick up his daughter. That case was dismissed. More relevant is the fact Hodgkinson had a rap sheet of charges includin...

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Reports say special counsel now examining possible obstruction by President Trump

Reports say special counsel now examining possible obstruction by President Trump

Likewise, Sessions wouldn't say if President Trump "expressed his frustration to you regarding your decision to recuse yourself", although this didn't require even the substance of the conversat...

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Sanders: GOP Baseball Shooter Worked on His Campaign

Sanders: GOP Baseball Shooter Worked 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. His Facebook page shows he was a fan of Verm...

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Dustin Johnson hopes timing is right for another US Open title

He is also buoyed by becoming a parent for the second time, stating that fatherhood has helped him ascend to the top of world golf. The first tee shot will be hit at 12:45 BST on Thursday. With no...

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Donald Trump visits 'critical' Steve Scalise in hospital

Donald Trump visits 'critical' Steve Scalise in hospital

Matt Rudiger, a 45-year-old salesman who was at a Metairie, Louisiana, coffee shop near Scalise's district office, said the shooting "really hit close to home" because he and Scalise both graduate...

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New lead in manhunt for escaped inmates | Truck stolen in Morgan Co

During a 6:30 p.m. media briefing on Tuesday, Sills said the inmates broke into a home on Cox Road in Morgan County earlier in the day. The Putnam County Sheriff's Office held a press conference T...

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NCCU graduate exchanged gunfire, was injured in congressional shooting

Though they said there was no longer an active threat, all Alexandria schools are on "lock-in" status and police are advising residents to stay away from the area. Asked about the Federal Bureau of In...

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Paul Ryan and Nancy Pelosi address congressional baseball shooting

Less than one month into Trump's presidency, Pelosi said that said while she has not seen a completed case for his impeachment, a "very scientific, methodical way" was being created to help the Demo...

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Virginia shooting: Gunman James Hodgkinson posted anti-Trump content on Facebook

Virginia shooting: Gunman James Hodgkinson posted anti-Trump content on Facebook

A restaurant manager from St. Louis told the Washington Post that he stayed up late talking politics with Virginia shooting suspect James T. Hodgkinson in Rock Island. The FBI was already combi...

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Gunman who shot Scalise had volunteered for Sanders, had history of arrests

IL state records show that he dissolved his company on January 10. In this April 17, 2012, photo, James Hodgkinson of Belleville protests outside of the United States Post Office in Downtown Bel...

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Shooting at UPS centre in San Francisco kills four

Shooting at UPS centre in San Francisco kills four

Assistant Police Chief Toney Chaplin told reporters that the two other people who were shot in the attack, have survived. It is unclear if any of the victims were targeted, but Chaplin said he does...

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Sanders sickened by 'despicable' shooting

Sanders sickened by 'despicable' shooting

He was shot by police and taken to the hospital and reportedly asked whether they were 'Republican or Democrats', before the shooting incident. He later died of his injuries, Trump told the nation...

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Trump's credibility is primary Comey target

Trump's credibility is primary Comey target

In stunning public testimony Thursday, James Comey acknowledged arranging for a friend to leak details of a conversation Comey had with President Trump - the February 14 Oval Office encounter in w...

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Trump in Wisconsin to tout apprenticeships as way to fill jobs gap

When asked about his conversation with Comey on the day the president spoke to Comey alone, Sessions described the exchange differently than the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief did in ...

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Kamala Harris, a prosecutor and a senator

Thus are our super powers by now multifaceted. Surely not the one she asked, so she tried again. "Some men R so threatened by tough strong women". Sessions' claim that he might "not remember" and ...

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Congressman Ron DeSantis on field when gunman opened fire

Why does it have to be a game all the time between the Democrats and the Republicans? Rep. Ron DeSantis , a Republican who represents Florida's 6th congressional district in Jacksonville, said ...

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Minnesota cop's fatal shooting of black motorist not justified

Minnesota cop's fatal shooting of black motorist not justified

In that Facebook video, Castile - bleeding heavily - insists that he hadn't been reaching for his gun, which he had a permit to carry. The jury is expected to begin considering the case later Monday...

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OH congressman left practice field moments before shooting

Correction: An earlier version of this story, citing federal authorities, incorrectly said the gunman wounded five people before he was shot. Two of the shooting victims were U.S. "Had the Capitol ...

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Male senators accused of interrupting Kamala Harris because of her gender

She has risen the ranks from being a Deputy District Attorney to the 32nd Attorney General of California and now a junior U.S. Senator for the state of California. It isn't Harris' fault if Session...

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Bernie Sanders Responds to Alexandria Shooting

Bernie Sanders Responds to Alexandria Shooting

He recently had posted angry tweets on Facebook about POTUS. Investigators and emergency personnel gather at Eugene Simpson Field, the site where a gunman opened fire June 14, 2017 , in Alexand...

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Special counsel Mueller investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice

The Post reported that according to five officials briefed on requests, those to be interviewed include: Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats , National Security Agency head Mike Rogers ...

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Special counsel Mueller investigating President Trump for obstruction of justice

Attorney General Sessions appeared to have a two-pronged strategy for his appearance, which came in the wake of fired FBI Director James Comey's dramatic testimony last week. An order from the...

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President Trump 'investigated over possible obstruction of justice'

Grassley's office said the letter is in response to a recent letter from Feinstein requesting that the committee seek details from senior Federal Bureau of Investigation leadership about Comey's inter...

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UPS workers fled gunfire that killed 4 — AP Newsbreak

UPS workers fled gunfire that killed 4 — AP Newsbreak

Lam appeared to target the three drivers who died, chasing at least one of them out of the building, Cilia said. Cilia said the gunman walked into the daily open meeting, called the PCM or Pre-commu...

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Special counsel probing Donald Trump for possible obstruction of justice

Special counsel probing Donald Trump for possible obstruction of justice

The special counsel overseeing the probe into Russia's alleged meddling in the U.S. election is now looking at whether President Donald Trump attempted to obstruct justice, the Washington Post repor...

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Trump visits 'critical' Steve Scalise in hospital

Scalise is considered a rising star in President Donald Trump's Republican Party, a gregarious lawmaker who headed a conservative grouping in Congress before being elected by his peers as the House ...

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Trump under investigation for possible obstruction of justice -Wash Post

President Donald Trump's personal lawyer has stepped in to defend the president in what appears to be shaping up into an obstruction of justice investigation, but sources close to the White House sa...

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United States investigators seek Trump-Comey conversation memos

Former FBI director James Comey listens to the committee chairman at the beginning of the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill , Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Washington . Mr Comey...

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Sessions asks congressional leaders to undo medical marijuana protections

The Rohrabacher-Farr amendment has the support of most of the Republican and Democratic politicians. The Rohrabacher-Farr amendment to the Justice Department budget bars the use of federal funds to ...

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Four killed, including attacker, after shooting at UPS facility in San Francisco

Four killed, including attacker, after shooting at UPS facility in San Francisco

San Francisco police Sgt. Lefiti's cousin, Bob Toia, told the San Francisco Chronicle that Lefiti was devoted to his wife, family and kids. Co-worker Isaiah Miggins said he saw Lefiti, known as ...

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Johnson back in shape to defend US Open title

The USGA prioritizes the alternates based on the strength of the sectionals they played in and Diaz was the seventh alternate. "Before golf was the most important and now my family is the most importa...

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Congress baseball attack: Louisiana rep critical; gunfire caught on camera

In posts on Twitter , the Alexandria Police Department said a suspect was believed to be in custody, and that victims were being transported to area hospitals. I am thankful for the great courage o...

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House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, staffers shot near Virginia baseball field

Scalise and Mika both underwent surgery and remain hospitalized in critical condition. Scalise and MI native Matt Mika are still listed in critical condition. Verderosa said. Trump offers his o...

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Shooting at GOP event: Rep Steve Scalise, aide shot in Virginia

By then, Loudermilk said , Hodgkinson had switched from his rifle to a pistol. Chuck Fleischmann, who witnessed the incident. The game is scheduled to be played at Nationals Park, home of the Washing...

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US House GOP Whip in critical condition after shooting

So before this House returns to its business, let's just slow down and reflect, to think about how we're all being tested right now. McSally is a Republican from Arizona and Kustoff is a Republican ...

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Analytical Guide for The Southern Company (SO), DR Horton, Inc. (DHI) Stakeholders

Using the following ratings scale: 1.0 Strong Buy, 2.0 Buy, 3.0 Hold, 4.0 Sell and 5.0 Strong Sell, analysts have an average recommendation of 2.10. The Main Street Research Llc holds 149,943 shares w...

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Verbatim: Senator Young Issues Statement on Attack at Congressional Baseball Game Practice

US President Donald Trump , a Republican, said he and Vice President Mike Pence were aware of the shooting and are monitoring developments closely. "Congressman Scalise is a friend, and a very good...

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U.S. attorney general angers Democrats with refusal to testify on Trump conversations

U.S. attorney general angers Democrats with refusal to testify on Trump conversations

The special counsel appointed to investigate Russian influence in the 2016 presidential campaign has met with a Senate committee probing the same matter. Then Sessions downplayed Comey's request that ...

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Gunman dead after wounding top Republican

Scalise's Capitol police security detail shot and killed Hodgkinson. Alabama Congressman Gary Palmer of Hoover and Mo Brooks of Huntsville were on the Eugene Simpson Stadium Park ball field when a s...

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Congressman Steve Scalise One Of 4 Shot in Alexandria, VA

Congressman Steve Scalise One Of 4 Shot in Alexandria, VA

Scalise and Mika both underwent surgery and remain hospitalized in critical condition. "Like so many in law enforcement, they deserve our thanks every day, but especially today". Jones says Rep. St...

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