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Attack on U.S. lawmakers: What we know

Attack on U.S. lawmakers: What we know

Rep. Mo Brooks told CNN he was on deck at a practice for the congressional baseball team when the shooting occurred. The shooting of Republican House Whip Steve Scalise likely will test Sen....

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Wife of James Hodgkinson: 'I was shocked'

Wife of James Hodgkinson: 'I was shocked'

Ferraro said Wednesday was a depressing day. Another local Sanders delegate, Pam Gronemeyer, said she was often at campaign headquarters in Collinsville, but never saw or heard of Hodgkinson. Callin...

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The internet can hardly handle LeBron James' new haircut

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant (left) celebrates with teammate Stephen Curry after GSW's 129-120 win over Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the NBA Finals at the ORACLE Arena on Monday. ...

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Border Patrol warns of deadly heat for border-crossers

Border Patrol warns of deadly heat for border-crossers

Four people were arrested at a camp operated by No More Deaths in Arivaca on Thursday, according to a Tweet from U.S. Customs and Border Protection. The desert region surrounding Arivaca is one of...

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Trump pins obstruction of justice probe to 'phony story'; Putin mocks Comey

Trump pins obstruction of justice probe to 'phony story'; Putin mocks Comey

The investigation into ties between President Trump's campaign and the Russian government has now turned to investigating Trump himself for obstruction of justice, the Washington Post reported Wednes...

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State's Participation in Summer Meal Program Declines

State's Participation in Summer Meal Program Declines

Food pantry donations tend to peak during the holidays, so inventory is sometimes low, and while many children are eligible to participate in a summer meal program , they may lack transportation or t...

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Special counsel Mueller also investigating possible 'money laundering by Trump associates'

The investigation into Trump started after former FBI Director James Comey was sacked, according to the Washington Post report . In its report, theWashington Post noted that prior to Comey's fir...

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Dems win emotional congressional baseball game, 11-2

Dems win emotional congressional baseball game, 11-2

The event raised questions about the security of members of Congress. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). "How dare they say such a thing", Pelosi said . He acknowledged, though, that most of his colle...

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Seconds podcast: Jeronimo Yanez takes the stand

Officer Jeronimo Yanez who fatally shot Philando Castile in his auto while his girlfriend and 4-year-old daughter were sitting in the vehicle, sobbed while telling jurors what happened from his vantag...

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President says Scalise 'in some trouble' as House gavels back into session

President says Scalise 'in some trouble' as House gavels back into session

Jeff Flake was with Rep. Steve Scalise when he was shot, and has been checking in on him. Sue Hodgkinson told reporters outside her IL home Thursday that she was busy with her job and didn't k...

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Trump investigated for obstruction

The expansion of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation would represent the clearest legal threat to date for Trump, who has long maintained that he is not personally under investigation - and...

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Trump proclaims executive order to assist apprenticeships

The most recent budget for the federal government passed with about $90 million for apprenticeships , and Trump so far isn't proposing adding more. "We are excited about working with the administra...

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Health care bill 'mean'

Another congressional source said Trump used a vulgar phrase to describe the bill and urged the senators to make it "more generous". Will the Senate bill maintain protections that allow people wit...

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Trump to Announce Plan to Stop Cash Flow to Cuban Military

Trump to Announce Plan to Stop Cash Flow to Cuban Military

For US-based companies such as Marriott-owned Starwood Hotels, Trump's policy could be the cancellation of the license to operate in Cuba. While the 12 categories of authorized travel to Cuba will...

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Bernie Sanders Condemns 'Despicable' Alexandria Shooter, 'Apparently' Former Campaign Volunteer

Bernie Sanders Condemns 'Despicable' Alexandria Shooter, 'Apparently' Former Campaign Volunteer

Capitol police who were on security duty returned fire, as did Alexandria police who rushed to the scene. Court records reviewed and obtained by NBC News show that Hodgkinson was charged in 20...

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Got info on Hodgkinson? FBI wants you to call

Got info on Hodgkinson? FBI wants you to call

The deceased gunman has been identified as 66-year-old James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville , Illinois. "You don't know what goes into somebody's-we can say wacky behavior because they're dead". T...

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Warriors' Steph Curry Doesn't Think He'll Go on WH Victory Visit

Ultimately, the administration will have to balance the embarrassment of having the invitation rejected against forcing the Warriors to say no. Coach Steve Kerr also has been outspoken about issues ...

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Homeowner held escaped inmates at gunpoint

Homeowner held escaped inmates at gunpoint

The other prisoners on the bus Tuesday were taken to the Putnam County Sheriff's Office and put on another corrections department bus. According to the department, he worked with the Georgia Departmen...

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Sanders condemns shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaig - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

Sanders condemns shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaig - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

A portrait of Sanders, the Independent senator from Vermont and the first Jewish candidate to win major nominating contests in a presidential primary season when he vied past year for the Democratic p...

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Rep. Steve Scalise Still in Critical Condition, 'Has Improved,' Hospital Officials Say

Rep. Steve Scalise Still in Critical Condition, 'Has Improved,' Hospital Officials Say

Steve Scalise , who is seriously wounded - but I can say with confidence that he continues to receive the best possible medical care". They seemed determined to show unity after a gunman who appeared ...

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Steve Scalise shooting: Donald Trump says gunman James T Hodgkinson is dead

Steve Scalise shooting: Donald Trump says gunman James T Hodgkinson is dead

Multiple police vehicles were seen around Hodgkinson's home in the southern IL town located outside St. Louis. "I want to say Mr. President, for being an *ss hole, you are truly the biggest *ss ...

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US Open snippets from first round at Erin Hills

While Fowler got off to a soaring start, Dustin Johnson , the No. 1-ranked player in the world and defending U.S. Open champion, struggled with a 3-over-par 75 and is tied for 102nd. "I was sitti...

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7 killed, 59 injured in explosion at China kindergarten

The blast happened at 4:50 p.m. local time in Fengxian in Jiangsu province, police said. The Xiandaikuaibao outlet reported an unidentified witness said the blast seemed to have been caused by a...

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Democrat Leading in NJ Governor's Race

Democrat Leading in NJ Governor's Race

Out of 40 legislative districts, eight would see reductions. The proposal also includes $46 million in reallocated adjustment aids that is awarded to school districts to make sure they don't lose ai...

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Lyle Jeffs Arrested: Polygamous Leader on Run for a Year

Lyle Jeffs Arrested: Polygamous Leader on Run for a Year

Jeffs took over leadership of the polygamist Mormon sect after his older brother was arrested on child sex charges related to his underage wives. Jeffs is jailed in Sioux Falls and is being held...

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Sanders sickened at shooting by supporter

Sanders sickened at shooting by supporter

The stunning footage was released just hours after five people were injured in the attack, including Rep. Steve Scalise , a Republican . He retweeted Michelle Malkin, who pointed to a professor's t...

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Harper hits hard home run, propels Nationals over Mets 8-3

The ball ricocheted out of the stands and Bruce couldn't catch the rebound, the carom flying far onto the grass. "It wasn't a moonshot". The 116-mph solo blast was his 17th home run of the season, a...

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Alexandria shooting: Sanders says gunman apparently was

Alexandria shooting: Sanders says gunman apparently was

A lone gunman , angered by the election of Donald Trump , opened fire on members of a Republican congressional baseball team and was later killed in a shootout with the police . Hodgkinson . "L...

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Russian Federation inquiry: President's 'possible obstruction'

Sessions refused to discuss any conversations he may have had with Trump regarding the president's motive for firing Comey, saying those exchanges are "confidential" and might be covered by a future ...

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Terrifying footage shows nearby blimp exploding at the US Open

Another video, posted by Fox Sports, shows the blimp already on fire in the field when an explosion rips through it. Maynard said he had no more information on the status of the pilot, who has been ta...

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'I can't believe he did this': Wife of Congressional shooter spe

'I can't believe he did this': Wife of Congressional shooter spe

The bullet traveled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding. The hospital did not immediately provide an update , but lawmakers were informed at a m...

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Wanted GA inmates CAPTURED after chase in TN

By then, the trail had gone cold. Meanwhile, Sills appealed for the public to help locate the truck and the fugitives, and to call 911 immediately if they spot them. Both escapees committed armed ro...

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Wife of alleged Congressional shooter speaks

The FBI recovered a cellphone, computer, and camera from Hodgkinson's van and was examining them for evidence, the statement said. Scalise is an LSU graduate, having earned his degree in 1989. Many ...

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Missed fairways leave McIlroy in rough shape at US Open

It's got a U.S. Open feel to it. A pilot is hurt but recovering from burns at a Milwaukee hospital following a blimp crash near Erin Hills during the 2017 U.S. Casey started eagle-birdie and fin...

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Judge to hear challenge to new Indiana abortion restrictions

Judge to hear challenge to new Indiana abortion restrictions

Current law allows a juvenile court to waive the consent requirement if the court finds the minor is mature enough to make an abortion-related decision on her own, or if it is in the minor's best inte...

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President Donald Trump attacks Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into possible obstruction as witch hunt

News of Mueller looking into potential obstruction comes after former FBI Director James Comey testified last week. Trump responded to reports he is personally being investigated for obstru...

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Prosecutors finishing case in Milwaukee police shooting

Prosecutors finishing case in Milwaukee police shooting

The shooting after a traffic stop sparked days of unrest in Milwaukee, a city long torn by racial tensions. Dominique Heaggan-Brown is charged with first-degree reckless homicide. Smith runs across ...

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Senator Kamala Harris interrupted (again) by male colleagues while questioning attorney general

Senator Kamala Harris interrupted (again) by male colleagues while questioning attorney general

Her dogged attempts at Tuesday's hearing into Russian-Trump connections to get Sessions to share what he knew and when he knew it once again turned a congressional session into a less than decorous br...

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Trump attacks obstruction of justice probe by former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief Mueller

News that Mueller is now investigating Trump for obstruction of justice comes amid reports that Trump has discussed whether to remove the special counsel. The White House has denied any collusion, and...

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Father of freed student says son was 'brutalized' by captors

Father of freed student says son was 'brutalized' by captors

The 22-year-old student from the University of Virginia has been in a state of coma for more than a year after contracting botulism soon after he was sentenced to 15 years of hard labor in a tri...

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