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Jun 18 2017

GOP Shooter Had List of House Republicans' Names

According to his Facebook page, Congressman Duncan was approached by the shooter, James T. Hodgkinson , in the parking lot and asked if those on the field were Democrat...

Jun 18 2017

US Rep. Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious' after shooting

The congressman underwent another surgery Saturday, and the hospital says he is more responsive and speaking with family. Dr Jack Sava described how a bullet from an ...

Jun 18 2017

Escaped Georgia inmates captured in Tennessee

Ricky Dubose and Donny Rowe , who allegedly murdered two Georgia Department of Corrections officers June 13, were captured in Rutherford County. Almost 60 hours bef...

Jun 18 2017

Bill Cosby's Court Case Mistrial: Full Story & Must-See Details

He maintained their sexual contact was consensual. Cosby did not testify and the defence spent just minutes presenting their case, calling one witness and arguing that ...

Jun 18 2017

After closed-door meeting, Senate GOP says healthcare bill coming soon

However, it's uncertain whether that chamber's Republican leadership can muster enough votes to pass a bill. The president hosted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McCo...

Jun 18 2017

North Korea: US leaving Paris agreement 'selfish,' 'silly'

He also signed the Climate Mayors Statement to adopt the Paris Agreement Goals. "We understand that some officials inside your Administration want to remain in the Pa...

Jun 18 2017

Rep. Scalise faces additional surgeries; condition still critical

He was fielding at second base while practising for the event when he was shot in the hip and sustained serious injuries as the bullet travelled through his pelvis an...

Jun 18 2017

Celebrity reaction to the mistrial in Bill Cosby's trial

She did not report it until a year later. Though the case has ended in a mistrial, prosecutors have stated that they will be retrying the case immediately. The latter c...

Jun 18 2017

Lobbyist shot is expected to make full recovery

The crowd started clapping and chanting United States of America after the first pitch was thrown by injured Capitol Police Officer David Bailey , one of the two office...

Jun 18 2017

Amazon buying Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal; grocery stocks tumble

And its presence will put major pressure on other groceries as Amazon is expected to use its considerable online retail muscle to create a giant network of food deliver...

Jun 18 2017

Steve Scalise conscious, spoke with wife on Saturday, sources say

Scalise, 51, is among four people shot by a gunman at a House Republican baseball practice Wednesday in the Washington suburbs. The alleged shooter, identified by pol...

Jun 18 2017

Rep. Steve Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'

Scalise was one of five people shot when a gunman opened fire Wednesday as the Republican team practiced in Alexandria, Virginia. This person was not authorized to speak ...

Jun 18 2017

Search Underway for Missing US Navy Sailors after Fitzgerald Collision

Joseph P. Aucoin, the commander of the 7th Fleet. Japanese and US search vessels and aircraft fanned out across waters off Japan's Izu peninsula south of Tokyo. The Fitz...

Jun 18 2017

Dr: Scalise's risk of death substantially lower than when he arrived

A huge ovation came from the crowd, which swelled to a record 24,959, when Special Agent David Bailey, one of the Capitol Police officers injured in the attack on Republi...

Jun 18 2017

Running for their lives - from ground balls to gun shots

Now, Loudermilk is back in Atlanta, still processing what happened. One person, standing on his balcony overlooking the baseball field, yelled down at him: "We're glad ...

Jun 18 2017

Senate Passes Sanctions on Iran and Russian Federation

The US Senate has overwhelmingly passed an amendment to strengthen and expand the current sanctions against Russian Federation, sending a "strong" signal to President ...

Jun 18 2017

Milwaukee County Sheriff rescinds offer to join Trump administration

He was accused of plagiarism , and has drawn scrutiny for conditions in his jails that left one mentally ill inmate dead . However, four deaths - including a newbor...

Jun 18 2017

Judge Declares Mistrial In Cosby Case

Women's rights attorney Gloria Allred , who's representing some of the other women accusing Cosby of sexual assault , also addressed reporters on Saturday. Outside th...

Jun 18 2017

Trump blasts obstruction of justice probe reports as 'phony'

Accusations of obstruction arose last month when Trump fired FBI Director James Comey . All week, some of Trump's most ardent defenders, including his son Donald Trump ...

Jun 18 2017

Donald Trump is 'considering terminating Russian Federation special counsel Robert Mueller'

Vega appeared to try and put the viewers' fears to rest when she explained that " President Trump cannot directly fire Mueller himself, but he could instruct his Deputy ...