• Trump Visits Lawmaker Recovering From Shooting at Baseball Practice in Virginia
Trump Visits Lawmaker Recovering From Shooting at Baseball Practice in Virginia

After news broke, Metairie Indivisible - an Indivisible Project chapter that covers Scalise's district - quickly realigned its priorities for the day. "I felt I was back in Iraq but without my weapon", he told Fox News. "Still I'm hearing no return fire", Brooks said. Members told stories of their colleagues coming to their side.

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  • Michigan's congressional representatives reflect on Virginia shooting
Michigan's congressional representatives reflect on Virginia shooting

ABC News' " World News Tonight" will also originate from D.C. tonight with David Muir anchoring. After news broke, Metairie Indivisible - an Indivisible Project chapter that covers Scalise's district - quickly realigned its priorities for the day.

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  • Jury in Bill Cosby trial wraps up Day 3 without verdict
Jury in Bill Cosby trial wraps up Day 3 without verdict

He did not testify during the trial, but Constand did, speaking publicly about the alleged incident for the first time as she took the witness stand last week (ends09Jun17). The studio didn't provide further details and declined comment Wednesday. If deliberations drag on, that's usually because either the panel is divided or, in complex cases, t...

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  • IL lawmakers safe: Rodney Davis at practice during shooting
IL lawmakers safe: Rodney Davis at practice during shooting

The gunman, identified as James Hodgkinson, from IL, was also wounded after trading fire with police. Two Capitol Hill police officers were hospitalised after the incident but it was not clear if both were wounded by gunfire. DeSantis gave a similar account. Many praised the message of unity, and the appreciation the entire congressional communit...

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  • Sessions angers Democrats with refusal to testify on Trump conversations
Sessions angers Democrats with refusal to testify on Trump conversations

But what about other individuals who served on President Trump's campaign? U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions tesitfies before a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, in Washington D.C., the United States, on June 13, 2017 .

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  • Trump Says GOP Baseball Shooter Has Died, Congressman Is Recovering After Surgery
Trump Says GOP Baseball Shooter Has Died, Congressman Is Recovering After Surgery

According to a police report , one victim in the 2006 battery case said Hodgkinson pointed a shotgun at his face. Public records indicate that Hodgkinson, who has a home-inspection business, was a licensed home inspector from 1994 until 1997.

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  • Golden State Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals
Golden State Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals

The Warriors may be champions, but LeBron is still the King. OAKLAND, Calif. (AP ) - Stephen Curry tucked a celebratory cigar into his right sock for safekeeping as he handled all of his post-championship obligations. "We're obviously just getting started", Curry said. It's not about who scored what. "And so I don't know as far as me per...

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  • Trump says suspected gunman who shot at lawmakers is now dead
Trump says suspected gunman who shot at lawmakers is now dead

Hodgkinson, "liked" a political cartoon that featured Scalise as a member of the KKK. "One of our security detail was shooting back, but it was our pistol versus the shooter's rifle", Brooks said. President Donald Trump made an evening visit to the hospital where a critically wounded U.S. congressman is receiving treatment Wednesday. In a...

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  • Trump says
Trump says "the Democrats are really in our way" on health care

It includes detailed descriptions of meetings and phone conversations between Trump and Comey. Trump will be speaking on the topic of infrastructure at the Rivertowne Marina beginning at about 1:20 p.m. At a panel hosted by the Business Roundtable on Wednesday, Cordish said the problem wasn't a lack of government funding for worker training but...

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  • Golden State Warriors win fifth NBA title
Golden State Warriors win fifth NBA title

The party began as soon as Kevin Durant , Stephen Curry and the Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 at Oracle Arena to clinch their second championship in three years Monday night. "It's fun to be part of this". "It's a championship. It's a great feeling". However, two Los Angeles Clippers superstars, Chris Paul and B...

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  • Multiple People Shot in Del Ray Section of Alexandria
Multiple People Shot in Del Ray Section of Alexandria

Local media has identified the shooting suspect as James Hodgkinson of IL. Hodgkinson, who worked as a building inspector, volunteered for the Mr Sanders' unsuccessful presidential campaign previous year. "He's a patriot and he's a fighter". He will recover from this assault - and Steve, I want you to know that you have the prayers not only o...

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  • Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice
Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

The Post reported that Mueller and his team are interviewing senior intelligence officials about Trump's role. The Washington Post and The New York Times both said Mr Mueller was seeking interviews with three Trump administration officials who were not involved in his campaign - director of national intelligence Dan Coats , head of the Nati...

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  • Cell video released of GOP baseball practice shooting
Cell video released of GOP baseball practice shooting

After any major shooting in America, a debate on gun control usually follows quickly, and after a gunman fired at several members of Congress on Wednesday, that conversation took a unique turn. "We may have our differences, but we do well in times like these to remember that everyone who serves in our nation's capital is here, because. above ...

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  • Congressmen at GOP Baseball Shooting Credit Capitol Police for Preventing 'Massacre'
Congressmen at GOP Baseball Shooting Credit Capitol Police for Preventing 'Massacre'

Duncan said. In a statement, Mika's family said he was shot multiple times, was in critical condition and was now in surgery. "Those aren't good odds", Brooks said. "A few minutes later I looked up and saw on the monitor that Scalise had been shot", Katko said. Brooks said lawmakers understand there are people out there who want to do them harm...

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  • House Republicans brace for potential 2018 midterm losses
House Republicans brace for potential 2018 midterm losses

House Minority Leader Jim Durkin (R-Western Springs) and several Republican lawmakers have unveiled what they said is a package of comprehensive compromises that would end the budget impasse, bring reforms and start funding IL. Collins explained. According to Green, congresspeople of both parties discussed amongst each other the "intensity of u...

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  • Golden State Warriors win NBA Finals for 2nd time in 3 years
Golden State Warriors win NBA Finals for 2nd time in 3 years

After getting his own back this time around, Durant said: "He averaged a triple-double - you just can't stop the guy - but we got him". But what's most important for me is bringing one trophy back to Northeast Ohio. Durant signed with the Warriors as a free agent in the summer of 2016 after the Celtics had made a hard push to get him. Still...

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  • Nationals to Proceed with 108th Congressional Baseball Game
Nationals to Proceed with 108th Congressional Baseball Game

His license expired in November 2016 and was not renewed, state records show. "They will unfortunately find their weapon of choice", Fleischmann tells Rolling Stone . The guy... who's been shot. Once they were able, Sen. Jeff Flake said Mika was the most seriously injured. Scalise was coherent the whole time, Flake said.

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  • Mueller investigating President Trump for obstruction of justice: Wash
Mueller investigating President Trump for obstruction of justice: Wash

And, like Trump, Sessions didn't exactly criticize Comey's handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation during the presidential campaign. Sessions told the Senate intelligence committee Tuesday he has never discussed with foreign officials - including Russians - "any type of interference with any campaign or election".

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  • Donald Trump investigated for possible obstruction of justice
Donald Trump investigated for possible obstruction of justice

Before Comey testified, Trump suggested there might be a White House recording of their private dinner, which Comey said he hopes there is. Newt Gingrich , former speaker of the House of Representatives tweeted Monday that he would not believe Mueller would handle the Russian investigation in an impartial way.

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  • Pennsylvania court sees fraternity drinking video from night student died
Pennsylvania court sees fraternity drinking video from night student died

The Beta Theta Pi fraternity has been permanently banned from the university following Piazza's death. State College Detective Dave Scicchitano said evidence suggested that Piazza was entered into a drinking "gauntlet" at the Beta Theta Pi at 9:52 p.m.at the February 2 pledge party.

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  • Virginia Democratic and Republican gubernatorial primary election results
Virginia Democratic and Republican gubernatorial primary election results

Republican candidate for governor, Ed Gillespie , arrives on stage with his wife Cathy as he prepares to deliver a victory speech at his victory party Tuesday, June 13, 2017, in Richmond , Va. You all said that someone who supported our president, somebody who supported President Trump ... somebody who was out financed five-to-one ... somebody...

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  • Otto Warmbier Has Landed In The United States
Otto Warmbier Has Landed In The United States

Warmbier was found guilty and sentenced in March 2016 to 15 years hard labor. Pictures showed a man in a blue t-shirt, believed to be Warmbier, being carried from the plane. United Nations sanctions limit North Korea's diplomats overseas - at the country's Berlin embassy, for example - to only one bank account each. U.S.

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  • Scalise in critical condition after surgery
Scalise in critical condition after surgery

The hospital said Wednesday afternoon that Scalise "was critically injured and remains in critical condition ". The gunman had a rifle and "a lot of ammo", said Sen. They shot the shooter. "Two of them got shot". I think he was anglo. "I thought it was some exercise". "It was scary", Barton said. The congressman spoke to his wife on the phone a...

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  • 4 takeaways from Jeff Sessions' feisty testimony to Congress about Russia
4 takeaways from Jeff Sessions' feisty testimony to Congress about Russia

In a fiery Senate intelligence committee hearing, Sessions raised his voice in indignation as he rejected claims that he had colluded with Russian officials during the 2016 election as an " appalling and detestable lie ". Sessions' testimony comes days after sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey told the committee tha...

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  • Trump calls for unity after GOP baseball shooting
Trump calls for unity after GOP baseball shooting

Some lawmakers want beefed up security at town halls. "His social media background is now becoming more evident and, coupled with the fact that he know where they were going to be". Senator Sherrod Brown said he's now moving forward without fear. "That's the wrong way to approach this". "I'm shaken up", Duncan said. Scalise, 51, the No.

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  • Shooting in Virginia: What We know
Shooting in Virginia: What We know

Brooks said even after one of the officers was wounded, he limped toward the outfield in an attempt to help Scalise. Speaking at the White House, Mr Trump said Mr Scalise was "badly injured " but in stable condition and would recover. Trump says he and the vice president are "deeply saddened" by the news of the shooting. The shooting marks t...

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise Is in Critical Condition Following Surgery
Rep. Steve Scalise Is in Critical Condition Following Surgery

U.S. politician Steve Scalise has been shot at Republican baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia. Authorities say the congressman, two Capitol Police officers , Matt Mika - a former congressional staffer who now works as a lobbyist for Tyson Foods - and Zachary Barth, a staffer for Rep.

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  • Local lawmaker provides aid during Virginia baseball shooting
Local lawmaker provides aid during Virginia baseball shooting

Mike Doyle of Pennsylvania, the manager of the Democratic team. Brooks described Scalise dragging his body across the field to get away from the shooter while the firing continued. Speaker Ryan identified the wounded Capitol Police officers as David Bailey and Crystal Griner. Then, after a pause, the gunshots came in quick succession and t...

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  • Congressman among four people shot at baseball field in Alexandria, VA
Congressman among four people shot at baseball field in Alexandria, VA

The FBI has responded to the scene and is leading the investigation. Shortly after the shooting, Bernie Sanders , the former candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, said on the Senate floor that the shooter apparently was a volunteer for his campaign past year.

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  • Witness captures Virginia ballpark shooting on cellphone
Witness captures Virginia ballpark shooting on cellphone

A man walking his two dogs captured audio and video of the horrific moments when a gunman opened fire on Republican members of Congress at baseball practice Wednesday morning in suburban Washington , D.C. Brooks described chaotic scenes after Scalise was shot. "Everyone on that field is a public servant - our courageous police, our congres...

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  • Rep. DeSantis: Man encountered in parking lot fits Alexandria shooter description
Rep. DeSantis: Man encountered in parking lot fits Alexandria shooter description

DeSantis said by phone that he and another congressman were leaving when a man asked them whether Republican or Democrat members of Congress were on the field. "I thought it was a little weird, but I still didn't think it would result in a shooting ". Hudson said that he was touched by a post in an Indivisible Facebook group - a group that a...

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  • Ivanka Trump Calls for National Unity After Virginia Shooting
Ivanka Trump Calls for National Unity After Virginia Shooting

Last year, more than $500,000 was raised. There's something to be said for public officials living in the same world as the rest of us, physically accessible to their constituents, without an armed bodyguard standing nearby. Rep. Roger Williams , R-Texas, said a member of his staff was among the wounded. Rep. Scalise, too, was attended to by his...

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  • The Moment Democratic Baseball Team Got News of GOP Shooting
The Moment Democratic Baseball Team Got News of GOP Shooting

Later, House Republican and Democratic leaders called for unity and praised the police, while Trump in an address from the White House said that the prayers of the nation and world are with Scalise. "It makes you feel vulnerable", said Rep. Patrick Meehan, R-Pa., a pitcher on the baseball team. "I went in and I landed on a congressman, who I ...

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  • Massachusetts Officials Try to Raise Retail Marijuana Tax
Massachusetts Officials Try to Raise Retail Marijuana Tax

The current law calls for a 3.75 percent excise tax on top of the state's regular 6.25 percent sales tax and a 2 percent local option tax, combining to a maximum 12 percent tax rate. The proposed tax rate will be highest in the country, she added, a remark that prompted the House chair of the committee, Braintree's Mark Cusack, to shake his head an...

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  • Congressman among 4 shot in Virginia
Congressman among 4 shot in Virginia

He and other GOP members were at the baseball field practicing for the annual bipartisan congressional game, which has been a tradition since 1909 and raises money for charity, scheduled to take place at Nationals Park on Thursday night. He dove into the dugout behind first base. Scalise fell to the ground and attempted to crawl off the field...

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