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Jun 17 2017

Wife Of GOP Baseball Practice Shooter Speaks Out

Authorities believe the 66-year-old had been living out of a van in northern Virginia since March after leaving his southern IL home. While Hodgkinson insisted that she w...

Jun 17 2017

On Twitter, Trump decries obstruction probe related to "phony" Russian Federation story

Trump confirmed in a tweet Friday he was under investigation and appeared to take aim at Rosenstein, calling the investigation a "witch hunt". The order also covers sep...

Jun 17 2017

Hodgkinson took target practice in Belleville before leaving, neighbor says

As a top Republican, Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana, lay in critical condition Thursday, some Republicans on the far right suggested that vitriolic rhetoric on the lef...

Jun 17 2017

Putin: New sanctions will 'complicate' Russia-US ties

Iran's Revolutionary Guard is also hit with sanctions for supporting terrorists. The decisive bipartisan vote could put the Trump administration in a bind. "The legisl...

Jun 17 2017

After Gunman's Attack, Congress Seeks Unity on Baseball Diamond

At a press conference, President Trump says that wounded Scalise's condition is more hard than people first realized. "He's in some trouble". President Donald Trum...

Jun 17 2017

'Trump under probe for obstructing justice'

Former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey told Congress last week he believes he was sacked by Mr Trump to undermine the agency's Russian Federation...

Jun 17 2017

Congressional Baseball Gunman Had List of GOP Lawmakers' Names

He had a foster child daughter who died of suicide. He said Hodgkinson spent most of his life building homes but in recent years turned to home inspections. ABC's Bri...

Jun 17 2017

Alabama's Mo Brooks One of Three Conservatives on Shooter's Hit List

Hodgkinson was killed in an encounter with police who responded to the scene Wednesday morning. She said she wasn't sure if there had been a catalyst for him leaving...

Jun 17 2017

Trump Acknowledges He's Being Investigated In Firing Of Comey

ABC notes that, at this point, Rosenstein has "privately acknowledged" that he might eventually be called at a witness in the investigation , largely because he pe...

Jun 17 2017

Putin warns new sanctions will 'complicate' ties between Russia and US

The deal ensures "that the United States continues to punish President Putin for his reckless and destabilizing actions", Schumer wrote in a statement that not-so-sub...

Jun 17 2017

Trump Administration Officially Warns Americans Against Believing What They Read

Colbert played a clip of Trump telling NBC's Lester Holt that he fired former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey because of how he dealt with Russian ...

Jun 17 2017

Bipartisan Love is On Deck for Congressional Baseball Game

Police stood alongside the fence at the field where the women's team often gathers for early morning practices. VIDEO: Neighbors record sounds of gun battle at congressi...

Jun 17 2017

President Trump Reveals He Is Being Investigated

Some speculated Brand may have to step in after it was revealed that special counsel Robert Mueller is looking into the firing of former FBI Director James Comey . ...

Jun 17 2017

Trump Appears to Confirm That He's Being Personally Investigated

President Donald Trump acknowledged on Friday that he is personally under investigation as part of a widening probe into alleged Russian meddling in last year's USA p...

Jun 17 2017

Trump responds to Comey's testimony, says, 'No collusion, no obstruction'

Trump wrote earlier on Friday on Twitter that the former FBI head had vindicated him by telling the Senate Intelligence Committee that the president had not been personal...

Jun 17 2017

There's been at least 1 mass shooting every month this year

Despite the day's carnage, there was no immediate indication that President Donald Trump or his fellow Republicans would shift from their position protecting gun owners...

Jun 17 2017

Theresa May's personal ratings plummet as support for Jeremy Corbyn surges

Labour backbenchers think Jeremy Corbyn should reappoint his shadow cabinet in the wake of the party's stellar election performance. Now that all the shouting has ...

Jun 17 2017

Donald Trump confirms he is under investigation for obstruction of justice

The authority to appoint a special counsel fell to Rosenstein , after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself from the Russia case because of his failure ...

Jun 17 2017

Lawmakers criticize Trump's tweets about Russian Federation investigation

U.S. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein released a statement Thursday night warning Americans against believing news stories attributed to anonymous sources, hour...

Jun 17 2017

US Republican House Whip, aides shot in Virginia

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise remains in critical condition after being shot in the hip as his Republican team practiced for tonight's Congressional Baseball Game, ...