National

Rod Rosenstein Says There's No Reason to Fire Mueller

CNN recently had to add an embarrassing correction to a story ahead of former FBI Director James Comey's testimony. Unless Trump comes up with a clinching reason for firing Mueller that is now h...

by · National
What we know about the injuries from the Alexandria shooting

What we know about the injuries from the Alexandria shooting

Rep. Steve Scalise , a member of the Republican baseball team, was hospitalized Wednesday after a gunman opened fired while Republican members of Congress were practicing Wednesday in Alexandria,...

by · National
Cuomo Talks Plans to Nominate Openly-Gay Man to State's Highest Court

Cuomo Talks Plans to Nominate Openly-Gay Man to State's Highest Court

Speaking to NY1 Political Anchor Errol Louis, Cuomo said he will nominate appellate judge Paul Feinman to the state's Court of Appeals . The Democratic governor praised Feinman's history on the b...

by · National
Dems, GOP join on ballfield as they don't in Congress

Dems, GOP join on ballfield as they don't in Congress

Joe Barton, R-Texas, the longtime manager of the GOP squad. Lawmakers will play in the annual Congressional Baseball Game Thursday night at Nationals Stadium after a gunman opened fire on congressio...

by · National
Attack on lawmakers stirs memories of Giffords shooting

Attack on lawmakers stirs memories of Giffords shooting

The worst was when the former 2nd District Congresswoman heard about what had happened to her colleague and friend Giffords, when she was shot in 2011. "Anybody who would willingly take a gun and shoo...

by · National
Jury questions posed during Bill Cosby's sex assault trial

Jury questions posed during Bill Cosby's sex assault trial

Then Cosby's supporters and protesters screamed at each other outside on the steps of the Montgomery County Court House. Joe Molinaro says "it was very surreal" to meet "the big-time celebrity". The...

by · National

Trump investigated for possible obstruction of justice

Welcome to the program. The development is a major turning point in the year-old probe. Comey told Congress last week he believes he was sacked by Trump to undermine the agency's Russian Federatio...

by · National

Seconds podcast: The jury deliberates

A Facebook live video captured the moment Yanez pointed his gun through the window of Castile's Oldsmobile. No explanation was given for the request. Officers direct Reynolds out of the vehicle. He ...

by · National
Special counsel Mueller is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice charges

Special counsel Mueller is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice charges

Comey rejected those requests and the investigation continued. "I am not at liberty to talk about that now, and the reason for that is that if it is within the scope of Director Mueller's investigat...

by · National
Steve Scalise In Critical Condition After Virginia Shooting — Emergency Surgery

Steve Scalise In Critical Condition After Virginia Shooting — Emergency Surgery

Congressman ScaliseHospital officials said Wednesday evening that Rep. Steve Scalise , R-Louisiana, was still in critical condition after being shot. and to remind the American people that this vio...

by · National

Mueller probe looking at obstruction by President Trump — Newspaper

The office of the director of national intelligence and Ledgett has not responded . Trump later repeated that request to other White House officials involved with the investigation. Coats later t...

by · National

Lobbyist for Russian interests contradicts key claim from Jeff Sessions' testimony

Burt , who a year ago lobbied for a company controlled by Russia's state-owned Gazprom energy conglomerate, said he was not sure whether Sessions knew about his work with Russian Federation. Session...

by · National
Baseball Practice Shooter Legally Purchased Guns, Police Say

Baseball Practice Shooter Legally Purchased Guns, Police Say

He sustained a relatively minor injury Wednesday morning as he and other officers engaged with a gunman who shot up a practice of the GOP baseball team. Members of Congress were practicing for a game ...

by · National
North Korea releases jailed United States student

North Korea releases jailed United States student

President Trump then promptly put into motion the process enabling Warmbier's safe return to his family in Ohio. He said he is "just trying to open a door" on a mission that he thinks his former " C...

by · National

House opens session day after attack on GOP

Congressman Steve Scalise - the number-three Republican in the House of Representatives and a strong supporter of gun rights - underwent surgery after being shot in the left hip. Republicans and D...

by · National

Donald Trump under investigation for possible obstruction of justice, Washington Post reports

A spokesman for Mr Mueller's team declined to comment. The NSA reportedly plans to "fully cooperate with the special counsel " in the investigation into Trump's actions. To charge someone with ...

by · National
Trump says Scalise 'in some trouble' as House gavels back in

Trump says Scalise 'in some trouble' as House gavels back in

A FBI Evidence Response Team inspects the third base side of the baseball field in Alexandria, Va ., Wednesday, June 14, 2017, where a rifle-wielding attacker opened fire on Republican lawmakers at a...

by · National
Trump asks Americans to pray for Rep. Steve Scalise

Trump asks Americans to pray for Rep. Steve Scalise

Capitol police officers - part of Scalise's security detail - rushed to his defense, exchanging fire with the suspect. Hodgkinson was shot dead by the police. Rep. Roger Williams , 67, of Texas sustai...

by · National

Trump eyes Supreme Court after appeals court rejects travel ban

Trump that has blocked implementation of the travel ban against six Muslim-majority countries. Immigration officials would have 90 days to decide what changes are necessary before people from Iran, ...

by · National

Bernie Sanders Fundraised Off Giffords Shooting, Blamed GOP Rhetoric For Violence

Until we know more about Hodgkinson's motive - assuming we can find it out since he has now died from wounds he suffered - it's difficult to reach hard and fast conclusions about why, allegedly, he ...

by · National
Scalise is in

Scalise is in "some trouble"

Law enforcement officials told NBC News there was no immediate indication the gunman had ties to global terrorism. At Thursday night's game, they all will wear purple and gold in a show of support f...

by · National
Newt Gingrich calls special counsel team 'bad people'

Newt Gingrich calls special counsel team 'bad people'

Conservative provocateur Ann Coulter jumped on board Sunday, writing that Comey's acknowledgement that he told Trump he wasn't personally under investigation was grounds for dismissing Mueller altoget...

by · National
Shooter of US Congressman was living in his auto

Shooter of US Congressman was living in his auto

The Trumps also met with U.S. Capitol Police officer Crystal Griner, who was shot in the ankle, as well as Griner's wife and colleagues who were visiting her. Shortly after the shooting, Bernie Sa...

by · National

US Special Counsel Investigating Trump for Possible Obstruction of Justice

Trump said he fired Comey for poor performance, though he ealso reportedly told a group of Russian officials that the Comey dismissal would help get the Russia probe behind him. The leaders of...

by · National

LAPD cruisers stolen; 3 suspects arrested after crashes

Beck didn't provide names, but said the teens - ages 15, 16, and 17 - accessed the department's inventory system, and then logged in under the name of a sergeant they knew was on vacation to get acces...

by · National
President Trump Blasts Report on Possible Obstruction of Justice Probe

President Trump Blasts Report on Possible Obstruction of Justice Probe

Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8 he believed Trump had directed him in February to drop an FBI probe into former national security adviser, Michael Flynn , that was part of ...

by · National
US student freed from North Korea suffered 'severe neurological injury'

US student freed from North Korea suffered 'severe neurological injury'

A UC Health spokeswoman says doctors will have a news conference on campus Thursday afternoon. Otto Warmbier , the 22-year-old University of Virginia student, returned to his OH home in a coma ea...

by · National
Teams Play for Wounded Lawmaker at Annual Congressional Baseball Game

Teams Play for Wounded Lawmaker at Annual Congressional Baseball Game

The game has raised over $1 million for Congressional Sports for Charity, double what the game raised a year ago, and far more than the $650,000 organizers expected to bring in before the Wednesday sh...

by · National

Bill Cosby jury deadlocked: Judge sends them back to keep talking

The panel deliberated about 30 hours over four days before telling Judge Steven O'Neill on Thursday they couldn't reach a unanimous verdict on any of the charges. "A quick verdict will not be a go...

by · National
Annual Charity Baseball Game Still On After DC Shooting

Annual Charity Baseball Game Still On After DC Shooting

But she says he sold items from his business and told her he was going to Washington . The incident led to the approval of the construction of the Capitol Visitors Center, which also serves as the ma...

by · National

(NEE) With Shares Trading up at $141.15 NextEra Energy and NextEra Energy…

Massachusetts-based Cohen Lawrence B has invested 0.25% in NextEra Energy Inc (NYSE:NEE). Cwm Limited Liability Company accumulated 444 shares or 0% of the stock. The Germany-based Flossbach Von Sto...

by · National

Chuck Grassley won't rule out obstruction probe

Trump, who did not post on his Twitter account as Comey appeared before the Senate intelligence committee Thursday, sent a tweet at daybreak Friday. But the top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary C...

by · National

Several Injured Shooting At Congressional Baseball Practice In VA

Capitol police who were on security duty returned fire, as did Alexandria police who rushed to the scene. IL business records show that the suspect owned JTH Inspections, which he claimed to have op...

by · National
Play ball! Watch the Congressional Baseball Game live stream here

Play ball! Watch the Congressional Baseball Game live stream here

The attack critically wounded House GOP Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and also injured Capitol police officers, and a current and former congressional aide. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) - the Speake...

by · National
Scalise Remains In Critical Condition After Baseball Practice Shooting

Scalise Remains In Critical Condition After Baseball Practice Shooting

Brad Wenstrup of OH, a US Army doctor, prior to his treatment at the hospital. Rep. Joe Barton was there with his two sons. Many Democrats and Republicans refrained from politicizing the attack ...

by · National

Otto Warmbier returned from North Korea in coma has 'severe neurological injury'

Warmbier was sentenced to a labor camp in March 2016 for " hostile acts " against the totalitarian government after he confessed to trying to steal a propaganda banner. "They have our thanks for brin...

by · National
Trump blasts reported obstruction probe over 'phony' Russian Federation story

Trump blasts reported obstruction probe over 'phony' Russian Federation story

Additionally, the Times shares that Mueller had reportedly also been looking into money laundering within the president's team and other associates, particularly in relation to payments in exchange ...

by · National

Senate OKs sanctions bill to punish Russia

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson suggested Tuesday that the administration might oppose the Russian Federation sanctions amendment . Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer said on Tuesday that the ...

by · National
Cosby accuser shoots hoops amid deliberations

Cosby accuser shoots hoops amid deliberations

The sequestered jurors have appeared increasingly exhausted and upset after deliberating late into the night the past three days. They'll resume deliberations Friday morning in suburban Philadelphia...

by · National
Rep. Steve Scalise undergoes a third surgery after Alexandria shooting

Rep. Steve Scalise undergoes a third surgery after Alexandria shooting

Scott Applewhite). As of Wednesday evening, Scalise , from Louisiana, remained in critical condition after undergoing surgery at MedStar Washington Hospital Center , a hospital spokeswoman sai...

by · National