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Jun 15 2017

Trump plans to visit shot congressman in hospital

Following the Giffords shooting, lawmakers have held fewer open town halls and have been advised to increase security at such events. Brooks heard someone scream "active ...

Jun 15 2017

Local congressmen say they are shocked, saddened by Alexandria shooting

Ohio Rep Brad Wenstrup, on his way to do a TV interview with CNN, gave a bear hug to Georgia Rep. Doug Collins in the hallway. Pennsylvania Rep. Patrick Meehan said he ...

Jun 15 2017

Man who shot congressman was living in van, called a loner

He was living out of his gym bag. Bill Euille, former mayor of Alexandria , said he and Hodgkinson spoke nearly every day at the Y, where the alleged gunman would be s...

Jun 15 2017

NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) Stake Reduced by NTV Asset Management LLC

Nextera Energy now has $1.89 billion valuation. Moreover, Investor Ab has 0.83% invested in the company for 1.44 million shares. About 350,430 shares traded. National In...

Jun 15 2017

Northam wins Democratic nomination for Va. governor

Annandale resident and former US attorney Justin Fairfax won the Democratic nomination for lieutenant governor with 49 percent of the vote. Voters head to the polls Tue...

Jun 15 2017

Man Who Robbed Bank to Avoid His Wife Sentenced to Home Confinement

Lawrence John Ripple was exhausted of fighting with his wife; so he robbed a bank, then waited calmly for the police to arrest him, and take him to jail - away from his w...

Jun 15 2017

Spanier Sentenced to Two Months in Jail

Schultz, the former university vice president, could serve a minimum of two months in jail and a maximum of 23 months. "I'm sorry that I didn't do more, and I apologize t...

Jun 15 2017

Victim of baseball practice shooting says he's lucky to be alive

Jeff Flake said he and Rep. Brad Wenstrup, who is a physician, went to where Scalise was lying to apply pressure to the wound. "Everyone on that field is a public s...

Jun 15 2017

Rep. Chuck Fleischmann discusses mayhem at Congressional baseball practice

Congressman Rodney Davis told CNN he was at bat at the time, and Mr Scalise was in the field at second base. Police say the victims, including Scalise, R-La., are being...

Jun 15 2017

Orlando soccer star Larin arrested for DUI

The trooper asked the driver to pull into an adjacent parking lot, where he identified himself as Cyle Larin and a field sobriety test was performed, officials said. "H...

Jun 15 2017

Alleged Congressional Baseball Game Shooter Was Trump Critic, Sanders Fan

Scott Applewhite). At first, Katie Filous said she thought the noise was related to a pitching machine at the field before hearing screams from the people gathered at t...

Jun 15 2017

Trump sits by bedside of congressman wounded in shooting

Hodgkin allegedly came to the practice, and opened fire on the practice field in Alexandria , Virginia . "Everybody probably would have died except for the fact that ...

Jun 15 2017

Trump under fire for potential obstruction of justice

Attorney General Jeff Sessions said during his testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee that he had had no undisclosed meetings with Russian officia...

Jun 15 2017

What James Comey's gripping Senate hearing told us about Donald Trump

The issue at the centre of the hearing was whether Trump had obstructed justice by asking Comey to drop the investigation of the former national security adviser, Gener...

Jun 15 2017

Polygamous sect leader Lyle Jeffs captured after 1 year

Wednesday and was booked into the Minnehaha County jail in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, at 11:43 p.m. Lyle Jeffs is now being held without bond on a U.S. The fugitive leade...

Jun 15 2017

Sessions Stonewalls and Denies Colluding with Kremlin Meddling

Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., during Tuesday's Senate Appropriations Committee hearing on the Justice Department budget. While Democrats complained about a lack of answers...

Jun 15 2017

'I am sickened,' Sanders says of shooter who 'apparently' volunteered on campaign

Media reports said he was a 66-year-old home inspector. Bernie Sanders demonstrates the nation's current divisive political climate, says U.S. Rep. The man identified...

Jun 15 2017

Capitol Police provides security to small number of Congressional members

Roger Williams; and two U.S. Capitol Police Officers, David Bailey and Crystal Griner. Two members of Rep. Scalise's protective detail were wounded in the gunfire exchan...

Jun 15 2017

Warriors unanimously decline White House visit, per reports

A spokesman told ABC the team had no comment on reports that they would skip the White House trip. Warriors head coach Steve Kerr vocalized his disapproval of Dona...

Jun 15 2017

Sheriff: Man in Florida shooting had plan to kill former co-workers

Deputies said there seven survivors of the Monday morning shooting. Several roads in Orlando were closed as deputies responded to the shooting. Demings called the s...