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Jun 15 2017

Michigan health chief charged with involuntary manslaughter in Flint water probe

Michigan's attorney general announced Wednesday that the head of the state's health department and four others have been charged with involuntary manslaughter for the...

Jun 15 2017

Acquaintance of Alexandria shooting suspect: 'He could have a short temper'

James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville, Ill ., the man who officials say carried out the attack, was wounded in the fight and later died. He had been living out of his van i...

Jun 15 2017

Sanders: GOP Baseball Shooter Was Campaign Volunteer

Sanders said he had been informed that Hodgkinson had volunteered on his presidential campaign. "Sanders said he was 'sickened by this despicable act" and condemned it ...

Jun 15 2017

Virginia shooter who shot Republicans was a Trump hater

Sanders added, "real change" can only come through nonviolent action. Capitol Police say members of Scalise's security detail returned fire and wounded the shooter, w...

Jun 15 2017

Mo Brooks describes Va. shooting, assists wounded

Rep. Brooks told FM Talk 106.5's Sean Sullivan that he used his belt as a tourniquet on one of the victims, a staffer. "If we play tomorrow I'll play", Brooks said, "...

Jun 15 2017

Jeff Sessions does little to inspire public confidence

He may face questions about new comments on Monday by a Trump confidante who suggested that the president was considering firing Robert Mueller , a special counsel with ...

Jun 15 2017

Man arrested over posting of Grenfell Tower 'body' pictures on social media

Police and fire services attempted to evacuate the concrete block and said "a number of people are being treated for a range of injuries", including at least two for smok...

Jun 15 2017

Cellphone video captures gunshots as Congress members were shot at in Alexandria

Hodgkinson of Belleville, IL. He had been living out of his van in the Alexandria area in recent months, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said. Griner and Bailey repo...

Jun 15 2017

UK, EU in suspense as May tries to strike power deal

Mrs May's botched election gamble has left her so weakened that her Brexit strategy is the subject of debate within her party, with former prime ministers John Major and ...

Jun 15 2017

UK Elections: Will Theresa May Coalition Hold Up?

The meeting is taking place to see if an alliance can be created to push through the Conservative Party's agenda after a disastrous snap election left her short of a ...

Jun 15 2017

Scalise Shooter Appeared To Be Bernie Sanders Campaign Volunteer

House Speaker Paul Ryan's office said Scalise's wounds were not believed to be life-threatening and that a member of the security detail was also shot. A deputy discovere...

Jun 15 2017

Belleville man identified in shooting of Republican congressman

The alleged shooter , James T. Hodgkinson , of IL, reportedly volunteered on Sanders's presidential campaign. "Let me be as clear as I can be", said Sanders. A tot...

Jun 15 2017

'Dear Evan Hansen' And 'Hello, Dolly!' Reign At The 2017 Tony Awards

In his acceptance speech , Platt encouraged young people to be unusual, because "the thing that make you odd are the things that make you powerful". Have you ever seen a...

Jun 15 2017

Princess Kate visits survivors of London Bridge terror attack

Kate, 35, wanted to pay her respects to the staff who worked tirelessly on the night, and heard all about their traumatic experiences. She also said that the chances of...

Jun 15 2017

Steve Scalise remains in critical condition, will need more surgery: hospital

Police said the accused gunman, James T. Hodgkinson, had taken a position behind a fence near the baseball diamond. House Speaker Paul Ryan's office said Scalise's ...

Jun 15 2017

India set to be unchanged for Champions Trophy semifinals

Kohli's side have a wealth of big-game experience, while Bangladesh have never before reached the last four of a global ICC event. Mortaza said Bangladesh would n...

Jun 15 2017

May seeks to allay peace process fears over DUP alliance

After House Speaker John Bercow was re-elected without challenge, a chastened May quipped: "At least someone got a landslide". In calling a general election three yea...

Jun 15 2017

After Sessions, what's next for the Trump-Russia probes?

Sessions refused to say whether he and Trump discussed FBI Director James Comey's handling of an investigation into possible collusion between Trump's campaign and...

Jun 15 2017

Ananya Vinay wins 2017 US Scripps National Spelling Bee

Ananya Vinay , a 12-year-old sixth grader from Fresno, California , swept the 90th annual Scripps National Spelling Bee Thursday night after a tense final 25 rounds. T...

Jun 15 2017

Sanders Says Shooting Suspect Volunteered For His Campaign

Sanders says in a statement: "I am sickened by this despicable act". Rep. Ron DeSantis said Hodgkinson appeared to be the same man who asked him before the shooting...