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Jun 16 2017

Trump visits lesbian officer injured saving Republican congressmen from shooter

Scalise underwent immediate surgery and an additional procedure to stop bleeding. The House Majority Whip was struck in the left hip when a gunman opened fire during a ...

Jun 16 2017

Wounded Rep. Steve Scalise's condition more 'difficult' than first thought, Trump says

Republican Illinois Congressman Rodney Davis was up to bat at the practice when Hodgkinson opened fire. "If we don't play this baseball game, and we go home, then they ...

Jun 16 2017

Tory-DUP deal announcement put on hold due to London blaze

While talks were ongoing, former Conservative Prime Minister John Major told BBC Radio 4's World at One that he was "wary" and "dubious" about the proposed Tory-DUP d...

Jun 16 2017

Trump Visits Scalise In Hospital After GOP Baseball Practice Shooting

After Hodgkinson's shooting spree began on Wednesday morning at a Congressional GOP baseball practice, he was shot by Capitol Police on the scene and subsequently d...

Jun 16 2017

Grenfell Tower: death toll rises to 17 after London fire

Survivors said they saw the flames racing up the exterior of the building, which had recently been covered in cladding during a major refurbishment finished a year ago....

Jun 16 2017

Senate OKs sanctions bill to punish Russia

The chamber passed the bipartisan sanctions legislation 97-2. The House has yet to vote on the measure, which was added as an amendment to a popular bill stiffening sanct...

Jun 16 2017

Wales can cope without Bale - Allen

Aaron Ramsey stepped up to take the penalty and found the top corner with a stylish Panenka-like chip, sending Stojkovic the wrong way. 'I felt calm, I felt confident in...

Jun 16 2017

Congressional shooting won't stop annual baseball game

If not for the Capitol Police security detail accompanying Scalise, a horrendous massacre could have unfolded, according to Sen. There were 24,959 tickets sold, which w...

Jun 16 2017

Congressional staffers boo Trump at unity baseball game

Sources close to the senior Republican said he remained in a critical condition . The bullet tore through internal organs and caused potentially life-threatening interna...

Jun 16 2017

Secret Service Does Not Have Any Comey Tapes

The Secret Service "handled recording systems within the White House for past presidents", according to the Journal . The department provided that with a copy of its r...

Jun 16 2017

President Donald Trump attacks Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into possible obstruction as witch hunt

The quake of news would have been 5-inch headlines in papers across the country - except for the tragic shooting in Virginia. The Post reported that the obstruction o...

Jun 16 2017

Stefanik blasts Trump for backing out of Paris climate accord

Anna Powles of the Massey Centre for Defence and Security Studies said Donald Trump's announcement sends a strong signal to island countries in their climate change f...

Jun 16 2017

Kummanam confirms inclusion of E Sreedharan for inauguration — Kochi Metro

Although E Sreedharan's name has been doing the rounds, the BJP has kept a stoic silence on the matter and so too is the Congress on their choice of the candidate for t...

Jun 16 2017

'Intense fear' Fleischmann reflects on Virginia shooting

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) is in critical condition following extensive medical treatment after having been shot in the hip, according to a statement r...

Jun 16 2017

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says there's no cause to fire Mueller

Then on Monday, Trump's friend Christopher Ruddy, a right-wing media executive, told "PBS NewsHour": "I think he's considering perhaps terminating the special counsel"....

Jun 16 2017

President Trump makes surprise visit to Scalise in hospital

But some on both sides, it seems, can not resist the impulse to point fingers after a shooting takes place. Scalise was standing on second base, fielding balls, when ...

Jun 16 2017

Probes launched as search continues for London fire victims

Searches for the Grenfell Tower missing are continuing frantically as a police commander expressed hope the death toll would not hit triple figures. Mrs May made a priv...

Jun 16 2017

Death toll from London blaze expected to rise

London Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton said that there are still "unknown numbers" of people inside the building. On Thursday, Labour Member of Parliament David Lammy cal...

Jun 16 2017

Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

Already, in recent days, reports indicated that President Trump is musing about firing Mueller as special counsel, and Trump allies in the media argued that he should d...

Jun 16 2017

Brexit negotiations will start on Monday, UK govt confirms

With Mrs May short of a majority in Parliament, Mr Gove suggested the Government was prepared to work with Labour to get Brexit measures through the Commons. "But there...