• Alexandria Shooting Suspect Volunteered On Bernie Sanders Presidential Campaign
Alexandria Shooting Suspect Volunteered On Bernie Sanders Presidential Campaign

Votes were canceled in the House on Wednesday, but on Thursday they were taking place. Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin and Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California both spoke on the floor issuing calls for unity. Officer Griner U.S. Capitol Police Officer Crystal Griner was shot in the ankle but is in good condition, according to U.S. Capitol P...

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  • Inmates Kill 2 Prison Bus Guards And Escape, Georgia Sheriff Says
Inmates Kill 2 Prison Bus Guards And Escape, Georgia Sheriff Says

Deal said of the officers: "The selflessness and courage of these two courageous souls will not be forgotten, nor will their sacrifice and service". They are risky beyond description. The truck has a Georgia license plate, BCX5372. Sills said investigators were trying to determine how the killers got out of the cage and into the driver's compartm...

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  • Turkish opposition party begins 250-mile protest march
Turkish opposition party begins 250-mile protest march

After the criticism for his timid response to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's increasing authoritarianism and fraud allegations in the April 16 referendum , Kilicdaroglu's recent move has received positive coverage in the domestic and global media.

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  • Trump blasts report on possible obstruction of justice probe
Trump blasts report on possible obstruction of justice probe

The requests from Mueller also pointed towards a new scrutiny on whether the President tried to influence the Russian Federation investigation through conversations he had with Comey , whom he ultimately fired, or with other officials. "Yesterday showed no collusion, no obstruction", Trump said of Comey's testimony. Trump wrote in his letter f...

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  • NC to oppose implementation of GST in J&K
NC to oppose implementation of GST in J&K

The main opposition National Conference (NC) has warned the State Government against any misadventure on the issue of Goods and Services Tax (GST) implementation in the state.The party would fight tooth and nail to prevent the dilution of J&K's fiscal autonomy, the NC said.

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  • Hospital says Scalise needs more operations
Hospital says Scalise needs more operations

Scott Applewhite). A US Capitol Police officer who was also hurt in the gun attack was also receiving treatment at the facility, situated about three miles northeast of the White House . When it was announced to House members later Wednesday that the Congressional Baseball Game for Charity would go on as scheduled, a cheer erupted.

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  • Israel's Netanyahu in Greece to tout energy projects
Israel's Netanyahu in Greece to tout energy projects

El Al's first female haredi Orthodox pilot flew Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to a summit in Greece. "Now it's becoming real". Netanyahu will meet with Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Cyprus's President Nicos Anastasiades , following Israel's observation of a four-day worldwide maritime exercise in Cyprus in early Ju...

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  • London firefighters search for more building inferno victims
London firefighters search for more building inferno victims

Police have said they can't give an exact number on the total number of people missing. "There is still a number of people who are receiving treatment in hospital". Relatives said the couple had assured their family in Italy in phone calls that they would be rescued, since suffocating smoke made it impossible for them to go down the tower's s...

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  • Shimkus not present at Wednesday's baseball shooting
Shimkus not present at Wednesday's baseball shooting

The alleged gunman has been identified as 66-year-old James Hodgkinson III, from IL, reports The Washington Post . "I can't believe he did this", Sue said . Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul said "it would have been a massacre" without Capitol Hill Police. The Associated Press reports that Scalise is in critical condition.

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  • London fire death toll at 17; 'miracle' if anymore survivors
London fire death toll at 17; 'miracle' if anymore survivors

Speaking at 10 Downing Street following the visit, she said: "We need to know what happened, we need to know an explanation". Tariq Gotteeh, a resident of the block, said he was one of the first who had noticed the fire. Questions pointed to non-existent or malfunctioning sprinklers, flammable plastic building components, and insufficient fire es...

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  • Paper says Mueller probe looking at obstruction
Paper says Mueller probe looking at obstruction

Comey testified in a Senate hearing last week that he believed he was sacked "because of the Russian Federation investigation". The Washington Post reported late Wednesday that special counsel Robert Mueller was seeking interviews with three Trump administration officials who weren't involved in Trump's campaign: Dan Coats , the director of...

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  • Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible obstruction
Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible obstruction

The news did not go unnoticed by the Commander-in-Chief who - as is style - took to Twitter Thursday morning to blast the report as "phony" and accused investigators of pursing it only because they found "zero proof" of Russia-Trump collusion.

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  • Britain-EU Brexit talks to start Monday as planned
Britain-EU Brexit talks to start Monday as planned

On Monday, the European Commission insisted it was "fully prepared and ready for the negotiations to start" the process. Ahead of the election, Prime Minister Theresa May had been expected to win a landslide victory - an outcome Reuters polls had predicted would be best for both sterling and Brexit talks - but as voting day approached those o...

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  • Sanders: Sickened at shooting attack by possible supporter
Sanders: Sickened at shooting attack by possible supporter

According to the, a account that appeared to be associated with Hodgkinson was found to have anti-Republican and anti-Trump posts and had posts supporting Sanders. I yelled 'Stop shooting. The YMCA of Metropolitan Washington, D.C. said in a statement that Hodgkinson arrived at the facility at 5:31 a.m. Wednesday.

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  • Italians missing in London fire
Italians missing in London fire

The Fire Brigades Union, which represents most of Britain's firefighters, earlier said the firefighters and other emergency personnel were "doing a particularly hard job". "It had completely spread within half an hour". The cause of the blaze is under investigation, but a tenants' group had complained for years about the risk of a fire.

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  • Eyewitness captures video of shootout at GOP baseball practice
Eyewitness captures video of shootout at GOP baseball practice

Mika was "shot multiple times in his chest and arm and suffered massive trauma" and now "requires assistance to breathe and will need additional surgeries". "He is grateful for the courageous actions of US Capitol Police, first responders, and colleagues". During the five-minute video, you can see members of the GOP baseball team scurrying fo...

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  • May Sets Up Meeting With Irish
May Sets Up Meeting With Irish "Kingmakers"

The announcement by Andrea Leadsom suggests that Prime Minister Theresa May and the Northern Ireland-based Democratic Unionist Party have struck an agreement or are close to one. May is due to begin Brexit negotiations with Brussels on June 19 in a weaker position than before the June election. The move comes amid concerns the Government ...

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  • No deal yet between UK Conservatives and DUP to back PM May
No deal yet between UK Conservatives and DUP to back PM May

The Prime Minister did not mention the ongoing deliberations as she addressed MPs but called on Parliament to "come together in a spirit of national unity" to deal with the challenges facing the country. A joint statement said: " Michel Barnier , the European Commission's Chief Negotiator and David Davis, Secretary of State for Exiting the Europe...

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  • Nawaz Sharif appears before JIT probing Panama leaks
Nawaz Sharif appears before JIT probing Panama leaks

Well placed sources told The News late in the evening that Prime Minister Nawaz briefed the participants of the informal huddle about the proceedings of the JIT without divulging account what was transpired in the course of his appearance. More than 2,600 police personnel were deputed to secure the area. Going forward, the Pakistan PM's brother, ...

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  • Egypt to handover 2 uninhabited islands in Red Sea to KSA
Egypt to handover 2 uninhabited islands in Red Sea to KSA

The treaty must now be ratified by President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, a formality. Island handover deal has been backed by MPs loyal to Egyptian President el-Sisi. The planned transfer of the islands sparked the biggest protests of el-Sissi's presidency when the agreement was announced in April 2016. Sisi, a former army general who had reportedly ...

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  • Trump probably won't use executive privilege to stop Comey from testifying
Trump probably won't use executive privilege to stop Comey from testifying

Donald Trump could use his presidential powers to prevent former FBI Director James Comey from testifying before Congress about their interactions, a senior White House adviser has claimed. A White House official later confirmed to Bloomberg that the Trump administration was reviewing the matter. Experts say that if Trump tries to invo...

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  • Inmates shoot, kill 2 correctional officers in Georgia
Inmates shoot, kill 2 correctional officers in Georgia

The two were able to overpower and ultimately murder two correctional officers before escaping in a prisoner transport bus. Following the incident on the bus, Rowe and Dubose , armed with the officers'.40 caliber Glock pistols, allegedly carjacked a Honda Civic from a resident who was driving by, and then fled west toward Eatonton, the sheriff...

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  • Congress seeks normalcy, heads back to work after shooting
Congress seeks normalcy, heads back to work after shooting

Despite the shooting , the game is scheduled to go forward as planned Thursday evening at Nationals Park. Texas Rep. Roger Williams said that one of his aides, Zack Barth, was shot but was doing well and expected to fully recover. Mika, a former congressional staffer, is a lobbyist for Tyson Foods . President Trump addressed the nation an...

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  • British PM Theresa May says she takes responsibility for election result
British PM Theresa May says she takes responsibility for election result

The European Parliament, which named former Belgian prime minister Verhofstadt as its Brexit pointman past year, will have the final say on any deal on Britain's exit from the EU. Barnier dismissed the suggestion of postponing the negotiations and said such a delay would only prompt further instability. But some opposition politicians say that ...

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  • White House: Trump won't sack special counsel Robert Mueller
White House: Trump won't sack special counsel Robert Mueller

Ruddy said in an interview Monday with Judy Woodruff of PBS, "I think he's weighing that option". And the Daily Caller reported on Tuesday that included an interview with Mueller. The person spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss private conversations. Republicans in Congress are also shaking off the notion that Trump could fire Mueller.

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  • Family talks after son returned from North Korea in coma
Family talks after son returned from North Korea in coma

Although doctors had no information about the type of medical treatment Warmbier received while in North Korea, they did receive MRI images from North Korea dated April 2016, Kanter said. The secretive communist state made a decision to send the University of Virginia student back to the USA on humanitarian grounds , according to Korean Central ...

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  • I'll serve as long as you want me, May tells lawmakers
I'll serve as long as you want me, May tells lawmakers

Conservative former Prime Minister Sir John, who was crucial in bringing peace to Northern Ireland, raised concerns about the impact of a Tory deal with the DUP . And some fear the viability of Northern Ireland's fragile peace - which has held since 1998 after decades of inter-community violence known as The Troubles - could rest on the arrange...

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  • Retallick relishing Samoa clash ahead of Lions Series
Retallick relishing Samoa clash ahead of Lions Series

Sonny Bill Williams will start at inside center in his first test since the 2015 Rugby World Cup final, combining in midfield with Anton Lienert Brown. "We need to play like we did last Saturday against the Crusaders", assistant coach Neil Jenkins said. A good performance often leads to a victory, so our focus is always on the performance.

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  • Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 17
Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 17

At a media briefing, the Fire Commissioner said parts of the building needed structural support to allow a search, adding that dogs would be used in the first instance. A blog post from Grenfell Action Group in November said "only a catastrophic event" would expose the concerns residents had about the building.

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  • British PM May orders full public inquiry into deadly tower block fire
British PM May orders full public inquiry into deadly tower block fire

Fire rapidly engulfed the 24-storey Grenfell Tower in London on Wednesday. May said the inquiry was needed to ensure "this awful tragedy is properly investigated". "It is also heartening to see the incredible generosity of community volunteers rallying to help those affected by this awful event". Fire chiefs said it was too early to specula...

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  • Ohio man set to appear in court in slayings of 3 women
Ohio man set to appear in court in slayings of 3 women

The bodies of Suzanne Taylor and her daughters were found Sunday night in their home in North Royalton, about an hour's drive from North Canton. This undated photo provided by North Royalton Police Department shows George Brinkman Jr.

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  • Virginia shooting: Republican House Whip Steve Scalise 'critical'
Virginia shooting: Republican House Whip Steve Scalise 'critical'

Scalise was shot in the left hip, suffering broken bones, injuries to internal organs and severe bleeding. Mika, a former congressional staffer, is a lobbyist for Tyson Foods. I think there's a misconception the president has Secret Service and every member of Congress has Secret Service. The shooting took place at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park i...

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  • Four killed in Islamic State attack on mosque in Kabul
Four killed in Islamic State attack on mosque in Kabul

Witnesses at Kabul's Al Zahra mosque reported that police guards identified and tried to intercept the bomber, but he opened fire at them and forced his way into the worship place. At least 14 Shiites were killed in October in a powerful blast at a mosque in the northern city of Mazar-e-Sharif, hours after gunmen targeted Shiite worshippers in a ...

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  • Reward at $130000 for escaped Georgia inmates
Reward at $130000 for escaped Georgia inmates

MACON (The Telegraph) - According to The Telegraph in Macon , the Putnam County Sheriff's Office is reporting two corrections officers are dead after a prison bus was hijacked. Authorities said Rowe and Dubose have stolen at least two vehicles since their escape. They disarmed one of the officers and fatally shot both. Dubose was serving a 20-ye...

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  • London fire death toll rises to 17, number expected to increase
London fire death toll rises to 17, number expected to increase

The fire reportedly trapped many residents in the building - dozens are still missing. Bystanders and residents reported scenes of panic. Lawyer Maria Cristina Sandrin said Thursday that the mother let her hear several recordings of phone calls that Gloria Trevisan, who lived on the 23rd floor of the Grenfell Tower with her Italian boyfri...

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