• Texas rep's staffer shot at congressional baseball practice identified
Texas rep's staffer shot at congressional baseball practice identified

Williams, the coach of the team, was not shot, however a member of his staff was shot and is receiving medical attention, according to a press release issued by his staff. Rep. John Culberson, managing constituent concerns and interacting with the community. According to Politico , Scalise is undergoing surgery for a gunshot wound to the hip a...

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  • Deputies Seize $1 Million in
Deputies Seize $1 Million in "Meth Lollipops"

Deputies were originally called to a Harris County home Monday on a report of a burglary . Investigators believe a great deal of meth is being distributed on the streets of Harris County in the form of candy. The lollipops - sold for $20 to $40 - were created to look like flowers, bats, Yoda and more, according to KHOU . Police believe Mick...

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  • President Trump Nominated Jessica Rosenworcel to Return to FCC
President Trump Nominated Jessica Rosenworcel to Return to FCC

Rosenworcel's term expired in May 2015, but she was allowed to stay on after former President Barack Obama renominated her to serve another term. Nelson, ranking member of Senate Commerce, began nearly every hearing late a year ago with the reminder that Dems had voted to approve Republican commissioner Mike O'Reillyin December 2013, without the ...

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  • Shooting at San Francisco UPS center, police say
Shooting at San Francisco UPS center, police say

Police wrote shortly after 10:30 a.m. that the incident has been contained and the building is secure, but investigators are continuing to look through the building for possible victims or witnesses. Our thoughts and prayers are with all those touched by this incident'. San Francisco police confirmed a shooting at the facility in the Potrero H...

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  • Gov't Wants More Time To Address Second Travel Ban Ruling
Gov't Wants More Time To Address Second Travel Ban Ruling

A three-judge panel ruled in favor of Hawaii's challenge of the president's revised travel ban. The president tweeted, "Well, as predicted, the 9th Circuit did it again - Ruled against the TRAVEL BAN at such a risky time in the history of our country.

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  • Israel denies Palestinian Authority has stopped paying terrorists' families, contradicting Tillerson
Israel denies Palestinian Authority has stopped paying terrorists' families, contradicting Tillerson

Both Israel and the Palestinian Authority say Tillerson's claim that the PA has changed its policy and will stop funding terror is unfounded . "At least I have been informed they've changed that policy and their intent is to cease payments".

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  • Congressman Doug LaMalfa was not near Virginia shooting scene
Congressman Doug LaMalfa was not near Virginia shooting scene

The suspected shooter has been identified as James T. Hodgkinson III, 66, of Belleville. Scalise was fielding balls on second base when he was shot , Flake said . Police did not immediately return a call for comment from USA TODAY. - Blaine Luetkemeyer (@RepBlainePress) June 14, 2017Praying for @ SteveScalise and all others involved in t...

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  • USA college student released by North Korea home, but in coma
USA college student released by North Korea home, but in coma

He was sentenced to 15 years with hard labor after an hour-long trial. The plane carrying Mr Warmbier is said to have touched down at Cincinnati Municipal Lunken Airport on Tuesday evening, according to a witness. His family says he is in a coma. Yun met North Korea's ambassador to the United Nations on June 6 and was told about Warmbier's co...

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  • It's On Now: Jeff Sessions to Testify in Public Hearing Tuesday
It's On Now: Jeff Sessions to Testify in Public Hearing Tuesday

The tool covers discussions with the president, Bahar noted, and could be used to protect discussions of Comey's firing and questions about the President's request to Comey to drop the Flynn investigation. Sessions claims the meetings were unrelated to his work as a Trump advisor, and occurred only as part of his normal duties as a Senator. Hopef...

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  • Jeff Sessions To Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee
Jeff Sessions To Testify Before Senate Intelligence Committee

The attorney general promised to defend his honor against "scurrilous and false allegations". Sessions , a close Trump adviser during the battle for the presidency, said in his opening statement that it was a "detestable and appalling lie" to suggest he was aware of or participated in any collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump camp...

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  • Manhunt underway in Georgia after 2 guards killed, 2 inmates escape
Manhunt underway in Georgia after 2 guards killed, 2 inmates escape

The FBI, the GBI and other agencies said they are offering a $60,000 reward for information leading to the capture of the men identified as Ricky Dubose and Donnie Russell Rowe . Law enforcement went door-to-door Tuesday morning informing people about what happened and urging them to lock their doors as the search continues.

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  • North Korea frees US college student; family says he's in coma
North Korea frees US college student; family says he's in coma

Yun arrived on Monday, visited Warmbier with two doctors and demanded his release, the official said. A senior aide to Mr. Portman said the senator had been working for months to try to help secure Mr. Before his trial, Mr Warmbier said he tried to steal the propaganda sign as a trophy for an acquaintance who wanted to hang it in her church...

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  • Tehran attacks mastermind killed - Iranian minister
Tehran attacks mastermind killed - Iranian minister

Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei initially played down the attacks this week, describing them as "firecrackers" that "will not have the slightest effect on the will of the people". After prayers, a procession will leave Tehran University for the Behesht-e-Zahra cemetery, near the Khomeini mausoleum 13 kilometres (eight miles) south of the ...

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  • Hawaii urges US Supreme Court not to revive Trump's travel ban
Hawaii urges US Supreme Court not to revive Trump's travel ban

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions had criticized the ruling by Watson, saying he was shocked that a judge who sits on a Pacific island could give such an order that bars a President of the United States from exercising his statutory and constitutional authority.

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  • McCain: Obama Better than Trump When it Comes to Global Leadership
McCain: Obama Better than Trump When it Comes to Global Leadership

He was then asked about what message he thought was being sent to the United Kingdom and looked "visibly irked". The Arizona Republican replied: "What do you think the message is?" After months of being offered-and rejecting-several potential posts in the Trump administration, Cindy McCain and the president came to the agreement of a Washi...

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  • Ralph Northam wins the Democratic nomination for governor
Ralph Northam wins the Democratic nomination for governor

Northam beat former congressman Tom Perriello, with most polls reporting Tuesday. In the gubernatorial race, there are two Democrats vying for the nomination, Ralph Northam and Tom Perriello, and three Republicans, Ed Gillespie , Corey Stewart and Frank Wagner.

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  • Authorities seek 2 escaped inmates after 2 guards are killed
Authorities seek 2 escaped inmates after 2 guards are killed

They were most recently jailed at Baldwin State Prison in Hardwick, a medium security correctional facility with a capacity of 925. "They are risky beyond description", Sills told reporters Tuesday. "We lost two of our fellow officers, two of our kin". "We're trying to get this bus unloaded", Massee said. Billue, 58, had two sons and Monica...

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  • Andrea Constand Wiki: 5 Facts to Know about Bill Cosby's Accuser
Andrea Constand Wiki: 5 Facts to Know about Bill Cosby's Accuser

In more than four hours of cross examination over two days, defense attorney Angela Agrusa did not ask Constand any details about the alleged assault. Kelly Johnson testified on Day 1 that Cosby drugged molested her at a Los Angeles hotel bungalow in 1996. "I think, in general, he may have reached out to get to know me, what I did there as dire...

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  • AG Sessions to face questions on Comey firing, Russian Federation
AG Sessions to face questions on Comey firing, Russian Federation

Comey was leading that probe. JOHNSON: Yeah. The attorneys general for Washington , D.C., and Maryland tell The Washington Post they're planning to sue the president for violating the emoluments clause of the Constitution, that language that says the president can't accept gifts from foreign governments, though state AGs say they're in a better ...

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  • Long may the American flag way
Long may the American flag way

More than 800 American flags were retired Sunday during the American Legion Post 16 Flag Day ceremony . It deserves respect, and should be displayed correctly. Harshbarger said it's also about honoring those who came before. It's the foundation of our country. As the ceremony concluded, the hot and smoky work of feeding the fire continued, until...

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  • Trump willing to testify, won't say if tapes of Comey talks exist
Trump willing to testify, won't say if tapes of Comey talks exist

The House Intelligence Committee asked the White House to turn over any tape recordings or memos documenting Trump's dinner conversation with Comey in February at which Trump allegedly asked for Comey's loyalty and pushed to end the FBI's investigation of former aide Michael Flynn's ties with Russian Federation.

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  • Mattis doubtful about USA relationship with Putin
Mattis doubtful about USA relationship with Putin

Mattis was also a bit more circumspect about how badly the Afghan War is going, amid talk by other Pentagon officials of the conflict being a "stalemate", admitting in testimony to the Senate Armed Services Committee that "we are not winning in Afghanistan".

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  • Trump is willing to testify under oath on Comey
Trump is willing to testify under oath on Comey

But yesterday showed no collusion, no obstruction. Asked by Karl whether he would be willing to say these things under oath, Trump replied , "100 percent". Comey said he had the memos leaked in hopes of prompting an appointment of a special counsel to the Russian Federation investigation. But he testified under oath.

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  • Cosby's fate is in the hands of the jury
Cosby's fate is in the hands of the jury

He also focused on Cosby's admission that he told Constand the pills were her "friends" that would help her "relax" but did not inform her what they were. The woman had sued Cosby after prosecutors decided a decade ago not to bring charges. A few steps behind Cosby , who sat at the defence table reclining in his chair, the comic legend's w...

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  • Trump proposal aims at another way of getting people to work
Trump proposal aims at another way of getting people to work

Susan Collins , R-Maine, a member of the intelligence committee , referring to the existence of any recordings. In her interview on Sunday, Collins added that she would support a subpoena being issued if the White House stonewalled, though she said such an order would likely come from special counsel Robert Mueller and not from the Senate ...

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  • Tough rough: US Open conditions can rob drama from a major
Tough rough: US Open conditions can rob drama from a major

By the second day of practice rounds at the U.S. Open , it's clear she's got game as she racked up a couple dozen signatures of the world's best golfers. Erin Hills opened only 11 years ago, a massive course in Wisconsin farmland with generous fairways, elevation and shaved slopes around the green.

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  • US military unfunded requirement list at $33 billion: Mattis
US military unfunded requirement list at $33 billion: Mattis

McCain told the defense secretary that it's not lawmakers' job to develop the Afghanistan strategy. "It's hard when we have no strategy to pursue, so I hope you understand the dilemma you are presenting to us". "We can't keep going like this". A key Republican lawmaker criticized Pentagon and administration officials on Tuesday for failing to...

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  • Harris County Grand Jury Calls For Indictment In Death Of John Hernandez
Harris County Grand Jury Calls For Indictment In Death Of John Hernandez

Authorities allege Terry Thompson confronted an intoxicated Hernandez after seeing him urinate in public. Witnesses said he beat and restrained Hernandez even after he was clearly unconscious. "We believe that a just result for the victim, the offender and the community are important and this requires equal application of the law to everyone", Og...

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  • Former US FBI Director James Comey testifies about President Trump
Former US FBI Director James Comey testifies about President Trump

A friend of former FBI Director James Comey said on Tuesday he is turning over to the FBI any memos he has of Comey's conversations with President Donald Trump , MSNBC reported . Mr Trump also said he never asked Mr Comey for a pledge of loyalty. "And you wonder if - it's unusual to me, and I've done a lot of cases for 40 years of pract...

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  • Brooklyn Banker Is NYC's First Bike-Share Fatality
Brooklyn Banker Is NYC's First Bike-Share Fatality

Officials said the 36-year-old cyclist, Dan Hanegby, was riding between a private bus and a parked vehicle when he lost control and was struck by the bus. An investment banker riding a Citi Bike was killed Monday after he toppled over while riding beside a bus and was crushed to death under its wheels.

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  • Senators condemn NK treatment of US student
Senators condemn NK treatment of US student

The three other detainees are all Korean-American men. Otto Warmbier , 22, was sentenced to 15 years in prison with hard labour in March 2016 after admitting he tried to steal a propaganda sign from a hotel he was staying at. Warmbier was taken to a Japanese hospital after being released and will apparently be flown to the United States on a m...

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  • Deputy AG Rosenstein set for budget hearing Tuesday
Deputy AG Rosenstein set for budget hearing Tuesday

In his interview , Ruddy said Trump had interviewed Mueller for the position of Federal Bureau of Investigation director several days before Rosenstein appointed him special counsel. Trump friend Chris Ruddy , the CEO of Newsmax , has gone so far as to suggest the president was already thinking about "terminating" Mueller. Representative ...

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  • Boy, 5, dies after being left in Arkansas day care vehicle
Boy, 5, dies after being left in Arkansas day care vehicle

It's unclear why the boy was unable to escape the van, but police believe he may have been asleep when they arrived at the facility. An unidentified former employee told WMC-TV that the facility typically checked the vans three times to prevent just this type of situation from occurring.

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  • Doyle Wealth Management Invests $7.45 Million in Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO)
Doyle Wealth Management Invests $7.45 Million in Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO)

They issued a "neutral" rating on the stock. The firm has "Underperform" rating by Macquarie Research given on Monday, November 28. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings Llc increased its stake in First Of Long Island Corp (FLIC) by 132.7% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

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  • Officer killed in the line of duty, suspect arrested
Officer killed in the line of duty, suspect arrested

Lt. Patrick Weatherford was in the Remmel Park area west of the Newport High when he responded to the call for assistance around 6:15 p.m., according to The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette . "There should be no fear in this community", Sadler said. Authorities say a suspect is being held in the fatal shooting of a police officer in northeast Arkansas.

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