Democrats and Republicans unite in a touching dedication to Steve Scalise

A list of Republican lawmakers was found on Hodgkinson's body, CBS News reported , citing an unidentified U.S. official. Sources close to the senior Republican said he remained in a critical condition . Doctors gave an update on the condition... More..

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Scalise undergoes more surgery after Virginia shooting
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Scalise undergoes more surgery after Virginia shooting

A playground near the baseball field is cordoned off with police tape as the investigation continue at the scene in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, June 15, 2017, the day after House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of L...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump has 'no intention' of firing special counsel Mueller -White House

This is true for reasons similar to those that prompted Attorney General Jeff Sessions to recuse himself from the same investigation. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein returns to Capitol Hill on Tu...More..

There's been at least 1 mass shooting every month this year
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

There's been at least 1 mass shooting every month this year

Too many Americans have experienced what it's like to be shot or have a loved one killed by gun violence. In Alexandria, McAuliffe misspoke and said 93 million Americans are killed every day by gun violence...More..

Annual Juneteenth celebration marks delayed end of slavery
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Annual Juneteenth celebration marks delayed end of slavery

Saturday, community members gathered to celebrate Juneteenth, also known as Emancipation Day. Juneteenth is a worldwide celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. "So this is a day ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Maryland and DC sue Trump over foreign payments

According to the Washington Post , attorneys general for the state of Maryland and District of Columbia sued the POTUS on Monday. Still, Democratic attorneys general have led the charge in challenging th...More..

President Trump Confirms He's Being Investigated For Possible Obstruction Of Justice
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

President Trump Confirms He's Being Investigated For Possible Obstruction Of Justice

Trump has lashed out on Twitter repeatedly, calling the reports of obstruction of justice "phony" and railing against what he called "the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history". If Tr...More..

Scalise shooter went to Washington to
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Scalise shooter went to Washington to "fix the tax system", wife says

As I walk across the parking lot to the auto, a gentleman approaches me and says, 'Can you tell me, the team today, is that Democrats or Republicans?' I told him it was the Republicans and he said, 'OK, thanks,...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russia probe

Trump's digital volley appeared to be trained at Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who recommended the firing last month of James Comey - an nearly unprecedented move that could yet imperil Trump's ...More..

The GOP baseball shooting is the 154th mass shooting this year
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

The GOP baseball shooting is the 154th mass shooting this year

Steve Scalise of Louisiana, who is reportedly in stable condition and undergoing surgery, a staffer for Texas Rep. Roger Williams, and two Capitol police officers. After all, we recently experienced the horror...More..

Scalise on the mend, now in 'serious' condition
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Scalise on the mend, now in 'serious' condition

Dane, an intern for Rep. Mike Gallagher (R-WI), also expressed worry over heightened anger in our politics. She says that everyone should examine their own conscience. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., said he was p...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump mulling firing special counsel on Russia Robert Mueller

He did not notify White House or Attorney General in advance of his move. Short of impeachment, only the attorney general - in this case, Acting Attorney General Rod Rosenstein - can do so. Well, it appears...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

British PM Theresa May To Meet Fire Survivors In Downing Street Residence

The fire prompted demonstrations in London over the way local authorities dealt with the implications of the fire. London police said an investigation, led by a detective from its homicide and major cri...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Michelle Carter found guilty of involuntary manslaughter

Carter's lawyer, Joseph Cataldo , said Roy was intent on killing himself and took Carter along on his "sad journey". "I mean, you're about to die", Carter wrote in one text, after she had previously encou...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Hodgkinson carried 'kill list' of House Freedom Caucus members

The discovery suggests that the shooting was a premeditated political attack, The Daily Caller reported . Hodgkinson was killed by Capital Police. Scalise remained in critical condition on Friday althoug...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump calls House health bill he backed 'mean'

The president's criticism, at a White House lunch with 15 GOP senators, also came as Senate Republican leaders' attempts to write their own health care package have been slowed by disagreements between th...More..

Cuban Ambassador to the US Criticizes President Trump's Policy Rollbacks
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Cuban Ambassador to the US Criticizes President Trump's Policy Rollbacks

Cheered by Cuba hardliners in both parties, Trump's new policy is broadly opposed by usa businesses eager to invest in Cuba . While Castro acknowledged that changes in Cuba were necessary, pointing...More..

Indians recall pitchers Clevinger, Merritt for Minnesota doubleheader
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Indians recall pitchers Clevinger, Merritt for Minnesota doubleheader

Ramirez has collected three hits in three straight games. The lone bright spot for the Twins was Eddie Rosario hitting a home-run in the 6th inning. The opposition has clubbed six home runs off him in that ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Zach Johnson making an early move at Erin Hills

And if that's not enough of a traffic jam at the top, 18 players are separated by three shots to start the third round. He's done this before. Results are not what will make this a great week at Erin Hills fo...More..

Paul Ryan: 'Let Robert Mueller Do His Job'
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Paul Ryan: 'Let Robert Mueller Do His Job'

Sen. Susan Collins , R-Maine, asked Rosenstein at a budget hearing Tuesday what he would do if Trump ordered him to fire Mueller, who is investigating Russian interference in the USA elections and possible...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Captured Georgia inmates make first court appearance

Authorities say two escaped inmates from Georgia have been captured after a crash on Interstate 24 and a foot pursuit in Rutherford County Thursday evening. The escape of the armed men prompted a manhunt th...More..

Greenpeace in Spain protests Trump climate decision
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Greenpeace in Spain protests Trump climate decision

At least a dozen states, including Hawaii, have signed pledges to continue reducing fossil-fuel emissions despite Trump's decision. That is why President Trump is committing a mistake with dramatic and fatal ...More..

Bodies of missing sailors found in flooded compartments of damaged destroyer
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Bodies of missing sailors found in flooded compartments of damaged destroyer

Seven US sailors were missing and a skipper injured after their Navy destroyer collided with a Philippine-flagged container ship off the coast of Japan early Saturday, with the badly damaged US vessel partially...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Shock win - Pakistan through to Champions Trophy final

A sequence of three straight wins, including a semifinal victory over a confident host, means Pakistan is the first team to qualify for Sunday's final. "At this level, all teams have quality bowlers and quali...More..

US Senate Approves Russia Sanctions
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

US Senate Approves Russia Sanctions

Citing a senior administration official, Politico reports that though US President Donald Trump's administration supports sanctioning Russian Federation, they are anxious that the new bill will tie their ha...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Stage set for wide open run at US Open title

Fleetwood knew he had to keep the birdies flowing as most of the field were tearing it up at rain-softened Erin Hills - and he did just that to finish tied with Thomas and Koepka on 11 under par , one shot b...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Scalise named honorary coach of College World Series after shooting

ET, ESPN ). Meanwhile, at TD Ameritrade Park, home runs will be hard to come by in a big park where the ball doesn't carry well. "There are no Cinderellas". "I can't say it any better than Sully said it", th...More..

Qatar Airways calls on United Nations body to declare Qatar measures illegal
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Qatar Airways calls on United Nations body to declare Qatar measures illegal

Qatar is the most determined country that fights against IS terror organization alongside Turkey, rather than supporter of terrorism, Erdogan stressed. Natural gas exports may help Qatar protect it in the ongo...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

US Rep. Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious' after shooting

The Louisiana Republican is " more responsive, and is speaking with his loved ones", according to a statement posted on his Twitter account. This person was not authorized to speak publicly about the case and ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

'Steve Scalise Took A Bullet For All Of Us'

Aides to Ryan, R-Wis., confirmed the speaker had visited Scalise at the hospital but declined to provide details of the encounter. The other victims are recovering from their wounds, while the gunman died aft...More..