• Senator Rand Paul talks about surviving the Congressional shooting
Senator Rand Paul talks about surviving the Congressional shooting

He needed several blood transfusions, remains in critical condition and will require more operations, MedStar Washington Hospital Center said late Wednesday. Among others, Republican Representative Steve King wrote on Twitter that "violence is incited by the leading cultural voices of the Left" and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich cited an ...

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  • Salesforce.com Inc (CRM) Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr Inc
Salesforce.com Inc (CRM) Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr Inc

Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 49,913 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,357,904.03. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website .

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  • James T Hodgkinson: What we know about Virginia suspect
James T Hodgkinson: What we know about Virginia suspect

The Belleville News-Democrat, a local newspaper, posted a photograph of Hodgkinson protesting outside a post office there in 2012, wearing sunglasses and a goatee and holding a homemade placard that read "TAX the Rich". Hodgkinson actively criticized Republican policies and members of the GOP. Filous said she saw the shooter hit a uniformed law...

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  • Congress gunman raged against Trump online
Congress gunman raged against Trump online

Sue Hodgkinson spoke to reporters Thursday outside her IL home. "If they wouldn't have been there, this would have been a massacre of innocent people", he said. A senior US official named the gunman as James T Hodgkinson from the St. Louis suburb of Belleville, Illinois. So far, investigators have not linked Hodgkinson to any radical groups, sa...

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  • Some fans are already in place ahead of today's Penguins victory parade
Some fans are already in place ahead of today's Penguins victory parade

Also on Thursday, Penguins forward Carl Hagelin confirmed Thursday that he broke his fibula late in the regular season and it never fully healed throughout the team's run to a second consecutive Stanley Cup championship. "I said a little something past year and saying if we could do this again". "We've got a unique base". Thanks for your supp...

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  • LA police cars stolen, 3 suspects arrested after crashes
LA police cars stolen, 3 suspects arrested after crashes

The juveniles also allegedly stole police gear including radios and a bullet proof vest, Beck said, adding that it was possible the cadets had impersonated officers on the streets. What followed apparently were two separate pursuits. The other stolen vehicle crashed into another vehicle at Adams Boulevard and Central Avenue, and that driver was a...

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  • Obama calls Sen. Jeff Flake after Alexandria shooting
Obama calls Sen. Jeff Flake after Alexandria shooting

Fans are usually seated accordingly. "A lot of us dove into the dugout and tried to get as many as we could, but at that point, there was firing behind us from the security detail, the Capitol Police, and I started yelling back, 'are you friendly?' - making sure that it was our guy, because we didn't know if there were other shooters that had us ...

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  • Traumatized firefighters search for more London fire victims
Traumatized firefighters search for more London fire victims

We need to look at what happened to cause such a major failure. Specially trained dogs were being brought in to aid the search . Outside the cordons, impromptu tributes appeared with photos of missing people , messages of condolences, flowers and candles.

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  • Sen. Kamala Harris: Not backing down is in ex-prosecutor's DNA
Sen. Kamala Harris: Not backing down is in ex-prosecutor's DNA

We know this because he told Sen . Harris: Is that policy in writing somewhere? And in the interests of public service, let's speak now to the newcomers and to the East Coast journalists and pundits who are apparently quite shook after witnessing Sen .

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  • Top Republican shot and wounded along with his aides
Top Republican shot and wounded along with his aides

He underwent an operation to stop the bleeding and will require more surgeries. Following the visit, the President tweeted , "Just left hospital". Shots rang out for more than four minutes in Nathan's video. Steve Scalise was shot in the hip, and officials said three other people also were hospitalized.

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  • Sanders condemns 'despicable' shooting after reports that suspect volunteered for his campaign
Sanders condemns 'despicable' shooting after reports that suspect volunteered for his campaign

Sanders, along with all other Democratic Party leaders in Congress, quickly denounced the attack. Hodgkinson, 66, wounded House Rep. Steve Scalise before he was fatally shot by police who had been guarding the House majority whip. Sadly, only the place of liberal and conservative in that sentence has changed. "But you have long since earned my ...

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  • Trump being investigated for possible obstruction of justice, reports say
Trump being investigated for possible obstruction of justice, reports say

The poll shows the public relatively unsympathetic to those leaking information about the investigation. "I recused myself from any investigation into the campaign for president, but I did not recuse myself from defending my honor against scurrilous and false allegations", he said.

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  • At least 1 injured in shooting on Fort Carson
At least 1 injured in shooting on Fort Carson

One person is injured and is listed in critical condition. U.S. Army officials confirmed the lockdown shortly after 4 p.m., describing the situation as a shooting near Bad Toelz Road. A spokeswoman for Fort Carson, Dani Johnson, said the situation was not an active shooter, contrary to some reports. Traffic cameras on Highway 115 on the west si...

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  • Congressional members attacked more than 21 times in American history
Congressional members attacked more than 21 times in American history

Scott Applewhite). Nathan told NBC News he knew the GOP congressional baseball team was being targeted because the squad practices at the field "all the time". The game will be played Thursday evening at Nationals Park, as previously scheduled. Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent in charge Tim Slater said it was "too early to say" whe...

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  • Congressional Charity Baseball Game To Go On After Shooting Spree At Practice
Congressional Charity Baseball Game To Go On After Shooting Spree At Practice

President Donald Trump made an evening visit to the hospital where a critically wounded United States congressman is receiving treatment Wednesday. The congressman insisted that the shooting was directly tied to anti-Trump rhetoric. Members walked over to those Republican lawmakers who witnessed the attack and checked in on them. The risks ...

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  • Mark Walker's emotional reaction to GOP baseball shooting
Mark Walker's emotional reaction to GOP baseball shooting

According to a statement released by Scalise's office, the congressman was taken to MedStar Washington Hospital Center and underwent surgery. On Thursday, he underwent more surgery. "Many lives would have been lost if not for the heroic actions of the two Capitol Police officers who took down the gunman despite sustaining gunshot wounds during ...

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  • Sessions says he will discuss Comey with US Senate panel
Sessions says he will discuss Comey with US Senate panel

During his testimony, Comey said the FBI had learned about something regarding Sessions "that would make his continued engagement in a Russia-related investigation problematic". The Justice Department has said that while Sessions was there, for a speech by Trump, there were no meetings or private encounters. Over the weekend, Sessions asked to ...

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  • More surgery expected for Scalise; Trump visits hospital
More surgery expected for Scalise; Trump visits hospital

US President Donald Trump today said the shooting at a Washington suburb that badly injured a congressman has brought some unity to a "very, very divided" country. "He held me. I held him". The gunman was believed to have been in the Alexandria area since March, Slater said. Jeff Flake and Rep. Brad Wenstrup, who is a physician, applied p...

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  • Class-Action Lawsuit Seeks Court Oversight Of Chicago Police Reform
Class-Action Lawsuit Seeks Court Oversight Of Chicago Police Reform

Kevin Graham, president of Chicago's police union, in a statement objected to the lawsuit's characterization of the department and said his offers are doing a phenomenal job in extremely unsafe circumstances. Only judges, free of political pressure, can rule that police aren't complying with agreed-to reforms and force them to do so, Bedi said. E...

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  • Shooter of US Congressman was living in his auto
Shooter of US Congressman was living in his auto

The shooter was identified as James T. Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old home inspector from IL who had several minor run-ins with the law in recent years and belonged to a Facebook group called "Terminate the Republican Party". Rep. Jack Bergman, R-Mich., a retired Army general, said, the shooter was kept off the field by a chain-link fence, which was...

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  • Idaho candidate drops governor's race to run for Congress
Idaho candidate drops governor's race to run for Congress

In a statement Fulcher said "I believe that the government exists to serve the people, not the other way around". Fulcher claims the duo can best serve Idaho citizens by working in complementary roles. "Russ' background as an global businessman, legislative Senate leader, and champion of small government make him an excellent candidate for U.S. Con...

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  • Mueller seeks to talk to intelligence officials, hinting at inquiry of Trump
Mueller seeks to talk to intelligence officials, hinting at inquiry of Trump

Mueller is interviewing senior intelligence officials in the widening probe that now directly includes Trump , the Washington Post reported . The move by special counsel Robert S. Comey prepared multiple contemporaneous memos documenting conversations with Trump that made him uneasy in the weeks before his May 9 firing. Mueller met Wednesda...

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  • National Weather Service excessive heat warning issued
National Weather Service excessive heat warning issued

An excessive heat watch for the deserts is set to take effect Friday morning and extend until Wednesday evening. Temperatures along the coast should be significantly lower because of the ocean's cooling influence. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water.To reduce risk during outdoor work the occupat...

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  • President Trump calls for nation full of apprentices
President Trump calls for nation full of apprentices

Foxconn assembles smartphones and other devices for Apple, Sony, Blackberry and other brands - mostly in China. The president toured the technical college, accompanied by Wisconsin Gov. Fewer than 50,000 people , including 11,104 in the military, completed their apprenticeships in 2016, according to the Labor Department . Next was Trump's o...

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  • Trump Rips 'WITCH HUNT' In Response To Reports Of Obstruction Probe
Trump Rips 'WITCH HUNT' In Response To Reports Of Obstruction Probe

Examining such possible charges will allow investigators to interview key people within the administration including Attorney General Jeff Sessions , Rosenstein and possibly Trump, the source told Reuters . Comey testified last week he felt pressure from the White House regarding the investigation, specifically a probe into former national s...

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  • ER patient charged with stabbing nurse at hospital - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM
ER patient charged with stabbing nurse at hospital - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

Initial reports say that that the incident happened at the Harrington Hospital in Southbridge and that both the individuals involved in the incident were inside the same room. He was ordered held without bail pending a dangerousness hearing Monday. O'Regan is scheduled for an arraignment on Thursday. While the circumstances that led to this attac...

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  • Trump travels to OH to talk on infrastructure
Trump travels to OH to talk on infrastructure

By using real people to help illustrate his points, Trump is following the example of many Democratic politicians. This address comes on a busy news day in Washington, D.C. He has previously written about film for Bloody Disgusting , We Got This Covered , What Culture , and The Celebrity Cafe . He said she would have had to pay an extra $50,0...

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  • Steve Scalise undergoes third surgery since shooting
Steve Scalise undergoes third surgery since shooting

A high-ranking US congressman who was shot at a Republican baseball practice is facing a "more difficult" recovery than initially thought, President Donald Trump said Thursday. The two Capitol Police injured in the exchange were identified as David Bailey and Crystal Grines. But the 4th District Republican said stepped-up security for congressi...

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  • Fire in Jemez Mountains forces evacuation, West Jemez Road closure
Fire in Jemez Mountains forces evacuation, West Jemez Road closure

Heavy air tankers are on the scene. New Mexico State Police closed State Road 4 from the intersection of Highway 501 on the west side to the intersection of Highway 126 on the east side, according to the New Mexico State Forestry. Los Alamos and the town of Jemez Springs are not now threatened, however conditions are very dry. To the east in Lo...

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  • Shooter at Republican Baseball Practice Contacted Congressional Office 10 Times
Shooter at Republican Baseball Practice Contacted Congressional Office 10 Times

But Hodgkinson's path from anger over Trump to opening fire on a Republican legislators' baseball practice remained a mystery. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). He called for replacing "the attacks of hateful personal politics and resistance" with respect. Rep. Steve King of Iowa said over Twitter, "The center of America is disappearing, and the ...

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  • Trump Slams 'Phony' Story On Obstruction Of Justice Probe
Trump Slams 'Phony' Story On Obstruction Of Justice Probe

It was not clear why he attributed the report to an Federal Bureau of Investigation leak. It is not clear whether the White House could use executive privilege to try to block them from speaking to the investigators. So he sort of says it but ultimately backs off and says, look; ultimately it is the special counsel Mueller's decision to make ab...

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  • Police and Politician injured in Washington attack
Police and Politician injured in Washington attack

Federal authorities said it was too early to determine whether the assault targeted members of Congress. James Hodgkinson , of Belleville , Illinois, has been identified as the gunman who shot and wounded GOP whip Steve Scalise , Rep.

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  • Congressional women's team hits practice field
Congressional women's team hits practice field

The man who shot Scalise in Alexandria, Va., while GOP members of Congress were practicing for the annual charity baseball game was identified as James Hodgkinson, 66, a Sen. "We've had a very, very divided country for many years, and I have a feeling that Steve has made a great sacrifice, but there could be some unity being brought to our coun...

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  • Donald Trump has 'no intention' to fire Robert Mueller
Donald Trump has 'no intention' to fire Robert Mueller

That isn't true anymore, according to reporting by The Washington Post on Wednesday night. If Comey had information that Sessions would need to recuse himself, he said, that would have been "double reason" to talk to Boente. The meeting comes a day after lawmakers questioned Justice Department officials about the probe and Mueller's independe...

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  • Donald Trump now being investigated over alleged obstruction of justice
Donald Trump now being investigated over alleged obstruction of justice

It cited five people briefed on the requests by Mueller's team who spoke on condition of anonymity. Although he did not deny the Post report , Mr Trump's lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, said last night: "The FBI leak of information regarding the president is outrageous, inexcusable and illegal".

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