Congressmen say they spoke to suspect moments before he opened fire

There's no word on whether Hodgkinson was the man the congressmen said they spoke to. He described the man to CNN as someone in his late 50s or early 60s, with dark hair that possibly contained some gray. Scalise, 51, the No. 3 House Republican leade... More..

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South Korea names new minister to handle N.Korea ties

According to the Wall Street Journal , the drone had crashed in eastern South Korea and carried a Sony camera and a 64-gigabyte memory chip. About 10 of them were aerial shots of the Terminal High Alti...More..

Suspected North Korean drone photographed advanced United States missile defense site, report says
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Suspected North Korean drone photographed advanced United States missile defense site, report says

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will make his first overseas trip on June 29-30 for summit talks with his US counterpart Donald Trump , the presidential office said on Tuesday. South Korea last hosted the ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Scalise Office: Congressman in 'Good Spirits,' 'Grateful' for Bravery of Police

The suspect, identified as James T. Hodgkinson, 66, from IL, used a M4 assault carbine during the attack, CBS News also confirmed. Scalise was reportedly shot in the hip . Finally when we heard the shooter was...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Gunman who shot top GOP congressman had history of arrests

While appearing on "Fox and Friends" Desantis described the odd encounter that occurred minutes before the incident. "We both agreed that that individual who came up to us and asked if it was Republicans or D...More..

Local Marsh stores sold to Kroger subsidiary
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Local Marsh stores sold to Kroger subsidiary

The documents say the other bidder is a corporation called Generative Growth II, which owns the Fresh Encounter grocery store brands in Ohio. Bloomington's two remaining Marsh Supermarkets stores may be pur...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Michigan health chief charged in Flint water probe

Those cases ultimately led to the charges Wednesday for Lyon, as well as for the state's chief medical executive, Eden Wells, who faces charges of obstruction of justice and lying to a police officer. 12 people...More..

GOP rep: Before shooting, man asked whether we were Dems or GOP
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

GOP rep: Before shooting, man asked whether we were Dems or GOP

The Florida Republican said on " Squawk on the Street " that he normally would have stayed until the end of practice in Alexandria, Virginia, just outside Washington, but had to leave early to take his kid to s...More..

Pfizer, Roche and Aspen face South Africa probe over cancer drug prices
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Pfizer, Roche and Aspen face South Africa probe over cancer drug prices

Roche is under investigation for breast cancer drug pricing, according to the commission, while Pfizer's lung cancer drug pricing is included in the inquiry. Bonakele said civil society organisations such as ...More..

New drug that creates 'real sun tan' could reduce cancer risk
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

New drug that creates 'real sun tan' could reduce cancer risk

A tan can be the marker of a weekend well spent, but it can also lead to health problems as UV rays increase the risk of skin cancer . If the drug were to become commercially available, it could spell th...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Camille Cosby Joins Bill Cosby In Court For First Time

McMonagle said that while the comedian had been unfaithful to his wife, he did not commit a crime. Cosby's spokesman, Wyatt, said Jackson's statement would "let the world know" that Constand had perjured ...More..

Cumberland County reports mosquito positive for West Nile
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Cumberland County reports mosquito positive for West Nile

Since the beginning of the 2017 season in April, WNV has been detected in seven IL counties and there have been six human cases. Statewide, there have been seven mosquito samples that have tested positive for...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

White House Says Trump Won't Fire Special Counsel Leading Russia Probe

They have done it before: Think about how it floated the idea of Mueller's potential conflicts of interest and remember those charges of Democratic ties to acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe? A top US Jus...More..

'Indulgent' names make people eat more vegetables
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

'Indulgent' names make people eat more vegetables

So how do you get people to eat healthier? "Labels really can influence our sensory experience, affecting how tasty and filling we think food will be", Turnwald said . "Our results suggest that emphasizing...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Jordan Spieth preparing for mental battle

Open ". "Really? We have 60 yards from left line to right line on the fairway", McIlroy told reporters. "The U.S. Open , you normally play on golf courses that are tricked up just to the limits, sometime...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

MSNBC'S Greta Van Susteren Inside the Sessions Hearing

Why did he do that, and why shouldn't Trump's repeated one-on-one interactions with Comey pose a reason for concern? "I felt I was required to under the rules of the Department of Justice". Sessions took part...More..

Australia lose skipper Jedinak for Confed Cup
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Australia lose skipper Jedinak for Confed Cup

Australia prevailed 3-2 against Saudi Arabia courtesy of Tom Rogic's second half stunner. Australia will conclude their Confederations Cup preparations with a home worldwide against Brazil on Tuesday evening....More..

Bill Cosby jury drills down on his deposition testimony
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Bill Cosby jury drills down on his deposition testimony

Brian constantly bashed the victim, making her out to be someone who, although was in a consensual relationship with the actor, is now jumping at the opportunity to get money and attention, and someone who is d...More..

Drones carrying defibrillators could aid heart emergencies
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Drones carrying defibrillators could aid heart emergencies

Shocking someone within three minutes gives them the best shot. There are more than 350,000 cardiac arrests each year in the United States, according to the American Heart Association . The National Heal...More..

Obesity rising in nations rich and poor, especially in kids
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Obesity rising in nations rich and poor, especially in kids

The World Health Organization had estimated the number of overweight people at 1.9 billion in 2014, including more than 600 million who were obese . Almost a third of the world's population is obese or over...More..

FDA delays rule requiring new nutrition facts panel on food
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

FDA delays rule requiring new nutrition facts panel on food

Additionally, the extended compliance dates are meant to give the industry more time and decrease costs, as well as minimize the transition period between the old and new versions of the label in the marketplac...More..

Smoking materials blamed for massive Massachusetts blaze
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Smoking materials blamed for massive Massachusetts blaze

Officials say the fire started around 3:30 p.m. Sunday when a resident tossed smoking materials near a side entrance of a building in Lawrence. Three firefighters were taken to the hospital, two for heat exha...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Suspected North Korea drone took photos of US missile-defense site

During the talks, the Korean President is reported to have made something of an unexpected proposition; he suggested to the FIFA President the real possibility of both the Korea Republic (also known as South...More..

Record-breaking heat hits Northeast; 97 degrees at airport
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Record-breaking heat hits Northeast; 97 degrees at airport

There is also an air quality health advisory from 10 a.m.to 10 p.m. Tuesday for elevated pollutants, the state Department of Environmental Conservation said . In order to be considered a heat wave, temperature...More..

Chinese Doctors Remove 28 Pound Faeces From A Man (Graphic Photos)
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Chinese Doctors Remove 28 Pound Faeces From A Man (Graphic Photos)

Upon conducting a CT scan, the doctors discovered that feces have accumulated in his colon. Following a three-hour operation, doctors were able to save Zhou's life, extracting a 76-centimeter long section of ...More..

National Blood Donor Week: local donors helping save lives
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

National Blood Donor Week: local donors helping save lives

The mandal has been organising camps for 30 years now. The mobile blood unit will next be in Wellington on Wednesday, July 12 in the rear Coles Car Park on Swift Street from 9.45am to 3pm. Few donors voluntar...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

" "Trump calls Comey "leaks" of memos "'cowardly'"

Comey would not say whether he thought Trump tried to obstruct justice, leaving that determination to Mueller. "I hardly know the man; I'm not going to say, 'I want you to pledge allegiance". But a day afte...More..

Diabetes drug may cut heart, kidney disease risk
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Diabetes drug may cut heart, kidney disease risk

As per a large study involving 10,000 patients, the drug also slows down renal disease progression significantly. Australian researcher Professor Bruce Neal, of The George Institute for Global Health , pre...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

It's complicated: Puerto Ricans vote on knotty USA relationship

But that didn't stop Gov. Pedro Rossello from vowing to push ahead with his administration's quest to make the island the 51st US state and declaring that "Puerto Rico voted for statehood". In 1917, the islan...More..

Ten looking for new debt lifeline
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Ten looking for new debt lifeline

Ten's shares last traded at A$0.16, valuing the company at A$59.1 million. Advisers for Murdoch and Gordon told Ten they don't "intend to extend or increase their support" for the company's loans beyond their...More..