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Jun 15 2017

Video captures sounds of gunfire at congressional baseball practice

Darrell Issa , R-Vista, tweeted. - Capitol Hill police officers David Bailey and Crystal Griner were also among the wounded. Flake, a Republican from Arizona, ...

Jun 15 2017

Gunman shoots USA congressman, police at baseball practice

Mo Brooks, who was on the scene, said during an interview on CNN that House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and a congressional aide had been shot . The president was ...

Jun 15 2017

Top US Republican 'critical' after shooting

He was transported to MedStar Washington Hospital Center, where he is now undergoing surgery . WAFF 48 News spoke with three of his four children who say they've alw...

Jun 15 2017

'Sickened': Bernie Sanders Says GOP Baseball Practice Gunman Volunteered on Campaign

It was shortly after 7 a.m.in a quiet, leafy Washington , D.C., suburb, and Rep. Rodney Davis was up at bat, practicing for a charity baseball game with some of his GO...

Jun 15 2017

United States confirms high-level visit to N. Korea behind student's release

Before arriving this time , Rodman told reporters that Trump would be happy with the trip, since he was "trying to accomplish something that we both need", sparking spec...

Jun 15 2017

Sessions cites Department of Justice regulation in recusal from Russian Federation probe

They've gone down lots of other rabbit trails, but not that question. The appearance before the Senate intelligence committee gave Sessions a chance to defend himself, ...

Jun 15 2017

Alleged shooter volunteered on Bernie Sanders campaign, Senator 'sickened' by shooting

Sanders issued a statement on Wednesday saying he was "sickened" by Hodgkinson's "despicable" act. Sanders says violence is unacceptable, and says only "nonviolent ac...

Jun 15 2017

Iran says it has killed mastermind of twin Tehran attacks

Iran's intelligence ministry said the five men who carried out the attacks were Iranians who joined IS in Iraq and Syria before returning last summer. Supreme Leaer Ayato...

Jun 15 2017

President Trump May Be Under Investigation for Possible Obstruction of Justice

In another extension of the investigation, Mueller's team is also looking into whether Trump's associates committed any financial crimes. Trump had received private ass...

Jun 15 2017

Alabama GOP reps safe after baseball practice shooting

The gunman, later identified as James T. Hodgkinson III, 66, of IL, opened fire in Eugene Simpson Stadium Park in the Del Ray neighborhood of the city just after 7 a.m....

Jun 15 2017

Trump says suspected gunman who shot at lawmakers is now dead

Republican Roger Williams, who coaches the team, was also injured in the attack. He reportedly posted that "It's time to destroy Trump & co." and was apparently a member ...

Jun 15 2017

Senate Panel Meets With Special Counsel Robert Mueller in Russia Probe

Watch the hearing live below. Fired FBI director James Comey insinuated during his testimony last week that there was something "problematic" which was a factor i...

Jun 15 2017

Former Corbyn leadership challenger Owen Smith has returned to Labour's front bench

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said she would help the party present a "positive vision" for Scotland's future. Mr Watson is a Labour moderate who has been vocal in th...

Jun 15 2017

Jury begins deliberations in Bill Cosby sex assault trial

Jurors told Judge Steven O'Neill they wanted to hear the "full context" of Cosby's testimony about the pills he gave to Constand , which he had described to her as "fr...

Jun 15 2017

Israel considers closing Al-Jazeera

That communication outlet stationed in Doha, which has been the voice of and supporter of Hamas and Islamic terror against Israel for years, was brought into the United S...

Jun 15 2017

Virginia shooting: Republican House Whip Steve Scalise 'critical'

A House Democratic aide said it was his understanding that Bailey was not shot , but had twisted his ankle during the attack. Hean said Wednesday that he was shake...

Jun 15 2017

Roman Polanski victim Samantha Geimer tells court to drop her rape case

Polanski fled to France in 1978 after he pleaded guilty to having sex with a minor and shortly before he was to be sentenced in the case. Samantha Geimer urged Los A...

Jun 15 2017

Ireland elects first gay prime minister Leo Varadkar

Speaking after his election, Varadkar said, "I've been elected to lead but I promise to serve". His family originates from Varad in Maharashta's Sindhudurg district, an...

Jun 15 2017

Gun control talk quickly follows shooting of congressman

The shooter has been identified as James T. Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old from IL. Dramatic video has emerged showing the moment a man opened fire on GOP congressmen a...

Jun 15 2017

Shipping routes via Oman opened to give Qatar food lifeline

Over a dozen editorials and articles appeared in Saudi and Emirati newspapers chiding Qatar as to its errant policies, all of which run counter to Riyadh's and Abu Dh...