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Author: 0 Suspect in congressional baseball shooting identified

Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ) in 2011 by publishing a map that targeted electoral districts. Roberts said they'll be investigating any possible links to terrorist groups. Rep. Jared Huffman, a Democrat who represents California's north coast, said he and other members of the Democratic baseball team were practicing at a separate facility when they heard the news of the shooting.

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Author: 0 Trump says Scalise "in some trouble" as House gavels back in

Trump called for unity in remarks at the White House on Wednesday, but Sanford and other Republican lawmakers also pointed to the president's own harsh rhetoric. He died later from injuries sustained in a shootout with police. The House on Thursday passed, by voice vote, a resolution expressing "gratitude for the heroic actions" of police officers at the scene of the shooting and "hope for a speedy and full recovery for the injured".

Author: 0 United States considers sanctions on North Korea trade allies

A hospital spokeswoman says Warmbier's family is expected to hold a news conference Thursday morning at Wyoming High School. "I can only feel for what the family is going through", he said, shaking his head. PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - Dennis Rodman, the former National Basketball Association bad boy who has palled around with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , began sightseeing in Pyongyang on Wednesday during a trip he said he hoped would "open a door" for his former " Celebrity Apprentice ...

Local Scalise Still in Critical Condition, Improving After Second Surgery
Author: 0 Scalise Still in Critical Condition, Improving After Second Surgery

The Medstar Hospital in Washington DC said Wednesday evening that Scalise was in critical condition after undergoing surgery. Scalise remains in critical condition following surgery, with the hospital treating him saying in a statement Wednesday night "he will require additional operations".

Author: 0 House back in session as lawmakers offer prayers for wounded

He underwent immediate surgery, and an additional procedure to stop bleeding. 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". Three other people were shot, as well as the gunman, who later died, but things would have been worse if the gunman had figured out how to get past the fence surrounding the field in Alexandria, Virginia, Williams said.

Local Student Returned From North Korea Is Now In 'State Of Unresponsive Wakefulness'
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He said he doesn't believe "anything they (the North Koreans ) say". The trial took place over a year ago, and Warmbier is thought to have entered the coma in the weeks after the trial. " I don't know what being in shock is, but I'm pretty sure I was ", he said, referring to when he was informed Otto Warmbier was in a coma . The release of University of Virginia student Otto Warmbier in a coma is drawing harsh criticism from his family and calls for the immediate release of all ...

Author: 0 Top Judiciary Democrat wants Comey subpoenaed

Comey told Congress last week that he leaked his memos of his conversations Trump to a friend after a tweet by the president suggested he may have taped the conversations. "One hundred percent", Trump said when asked about his willingness to deliver sworn testimony , CNN reported Trump, as saying during a Rose Garden news conference.

Author: 0 Friend: UPS victim was teddy bear with big heart

The sprawling facility employs 350 people, UPS said in a statement. UPS spokesperson Steve Gaut confirmed that four UPS employees, including the shooter, had been taken to hospitals . "Maybe something bottled up", says Cilia. But none of the men who were shot were managers, Cilia noted, adding that he knew of no disputes between Lam and the victims.

Local Mark Walker's emotional reaction to GOP baseball shooting
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Zack Barth, and aide to Texas Rep. Roger Williams , was wounded but is expected to make full recovery. He 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".

Author: 0 Pence visits Scalise in hospital

The gunman was in custody, CBS News has confirmed. The former minor-league baseball player has coached the GOP Congressional team since 2013, his office said. Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it was too early to determine a motive in the shooting or whether the attack was an attempted political assassination.

Author: 0 Law enforcement officials identify James T. Hodgkinson as shooter at Congressional ballgame

His condition was described as stable by fellow lawmakers late Wednesday. Documents filed with the State of IL show Hodgkinson used to own an appraisal and home inspection business. As whip, Scalise's job is to make sure members adhere to the party line. Four miles north of the Capitol, Scalise, 51, lay at Medstar Washington Hospital Center with a rifle wound in his left hip that shattered bones, tore organs and caused severe bleeding.

Local Fort Carson locked down amid reported shooting
Author: 0 Fort Carson locked down amid reported shooting

Fort Carson said there is no active shooter at the post. U.S. Army officials confirmed the lockdown shortly after 4 p.m., describing the situation as a shooting near Bad Toelz Road. The injured person is in stable condition, according to the fort. Personnel at the fort have been ordered to shelter in place. The shooting is under investigation by Fort Carson Emergency Services.

Local Fans at parade cheer on Penguins for Stanley Cup win
Author: 0 Fans at parade cheer on Penguins for Stanley Cup win

Along the way to Point State Park, numerous Penguins players hopped off their vehicles to slap hands with fans, to pose for selfies, to sign autographs. Patric Hornqvist , who scored the game-winning goal in Game 6, got perhaps the biggest cheer beyond Crosby, but everybody from Mario Lemieux down to the Penguins Ice Crew were all greeted with applause.

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The hospital noted Scalise is expected to undergo additional surgery. President Trump sat at the bedside of Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.), who is being treated for a gunshot wound at a Northwest Washington hospital on Wednesday night.

Local Wounded Congressman Scalise needs several more surgeries, hospital says
Author: 0 Wounded Congressman Scalise needs several more surgeries, hospital says

He needed several blood transfusions, remains in critical condition and will require more operations, MedStar Washington Hospital Center said late Wednesday. About three minutes into the video, you can hear several people yelling "stay down". Court records from St. Clair County, Illinois, reveal a troubled man with a long history of violence.

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Author: 0 Trump says injured Scalise is "in some trouble"

Five people were shot and two others suffered secondary injuries. He underwent immediate surgery, and another procedure to stop bleeding. Once they were able, Sen. Wenstrup treated Scalise at the scene and told CNN he was concerned about the majority whip. After an all-members briefing where Democrats and Republicans held hands and prayed, House Speaker Paul Ryan and top Democrat Nancy Pelosi addressed the somber chamber and proclaimed lawmakers were "united".

Local House Majority Whip Steve Scalise critical, hospital says
Author: 0 House Majority Whip Steve Scalise critical, hospital says

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , R-La., and four others were wounded by a 66-year-old IL man who appears to have been a staunch critic of Trump and Republicans. Trump also broke the news that the shooter, 66-year-old James T. Hodgkinson of IL, had died. When in Washington, the 11-term congressman lives with House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , R-Louisana, who was shot in the hip in the melee.

Author: 0 Scalise Remains In Critical Condition After Baseball Practice Shooting

He underwent surgery, while Barth is said to be in "okay" condition. That came after the hospital issued a statement saying Scalise, who was hit in the hip, will need additional surgeries after having two on Wednesday. The other three people injured in Wednesday's horrific shooting are not seriously hurt. House Speaker Paul Ryan also identified two members of the Capitol Police who were injured, Crystal Griner and David Bailey.

Local Desert Heat Wave Could See Temperatures Reach 118 Degrees
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The three-day stretch of exceptional heat, up to 20 degrees above normal, will start Friday when Napa's expected high is 94. "If you are exposed to high temperatures and humidity for too long you sweat heavily, and if you don't drink enough fluids, your body's cooling system may fail", according to the health department.

Local Trump said to be under probe for possible obstruction of justice
Author: 0 Trump said to be under probe for possible obstruction of justice

The committee's chairman, Senator Chuck Grassley, laid out his plan in a letter made public on Wednesday in response to requests from Democrats to investigate potential obstruction of justice surrounding Comey's dismissal by President Donald Trump last month, reports Politico news.

Local Trump calls for rebuilding transportation systems, blasts Democrats as obstructionist
Author: 0 Trump calls for rebuilding transportation systems, blasts Democrats as obstructionist

Speaking before an enthusiastic, invite-only crowd at a Cincinnati marina, the president vowed that his plan would have "jobs and wealth flood into the heartland" of America. He has previously written about film for Bloody Disgusting , We Got This Covered , What Culture , and The Celebrity Cafe . Under a new infrastructure program, improvements to the nation's 12,000 miles of inland waterways will happen sooner, he said.

Author: 0 US seeks to recover more assets stolen from Malaysian fund

The money trickled out into a number of assets strewn across the alleged web of corruption, but some of that money, according to the filing, went to the film production house Red Granite , which is run by Riza Aziz , the former prime minister's stepson.

Local U.S. congressman in critical condition after mass shooting at Virginia baseball field
Author: 0 U.S. congressman in critical condition after mass shooting at Virginia baseball field

Congressman Steve Scalise of Louisiana was among those escaping the gunfire and was shot in the hip. Trump reportedly met with Ira Rabin, the vice president of medical operations at the MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He sat next to Scalise's bed and spoke with the congressman's family, according to White House press secretary Sean Spicer . Rep. Raul Ruiz, D-Palm Desert, posted a Facebook message saying that he was "lamenting the bad news about this shooting ".

Author: 0 Netanyahu: Israel stands with victims of shooting attack on Republicans

Police shot Hodgkinson, who later died. Two Capitol Police officers sustained relatively minor injuries. According to witnesses, Scalise, who as majority whip is the third-ranking member among House Republicans, was playing second base when he was struck in the hip area.

Local Adult, 5-Year-Old Child Killed In George Washington Bridge Crash
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This horrific accident has occurred at about 8 p.m, in Manhattan on the eastbound side of the transverse roadway coming from the bridge's upper level. Several balloons from a recent celebration were found floating inside the mangled SUV where a man and a child were killed Wednesday, sources close to the case said.

Local House Majority Whip shot at during congressional baseball practice
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Hodgkinson legally bought the assault-style rifle and 9 mm Smith and Wesson handgun that authorities recovered after the attack. Both police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation have yet to formally name the alleged shooter. In remarks at the White House focused on a new apprenticeship program, Trump said that the shooting could bring unity to a divided nation. Thompson offered his appreciation for the bravery of the U.S.

Author: 0 GOP Sen. Tells Trump: Investigation Is 'Not A Witch Hunt, No'

U.S. President Donald Trump says that an investigation touching on whether he tried to obstruct justice stems from what he asserts is a "phony story" about possible collusion between his campaign and Russian Federation. Comey told Congress last week that he leaked his memos of his conversations Trump to a friend after a tweet by the president suggested he may have taped the conversations.

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Author: 0 Suspicious package sent to congressional candidate's home

She told the Washington Free Beacon that several letters were distributed and that they contained white powder. Channel 2 Action News reported that the FBI had joined the investigation after at least five homes in Handel's neighborhood received the suspicious packages.

Author: 0 CNN sues Justice Department for copies of Comey memos

District Court for the District of Columbia, citing the public's interest in the memos, a Justice Department ruling that the Federal Bureau of Investigation should expedite the network's Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request and Comey's claim during his testimony last week that the memos were not classified.

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A Facebook account that appears to belong to Hodgkinson is filled with anti-Republican and anti-Trump posts, as well as expressions of support for former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders . The story went on to say that Orear described Hodgkinson as a "quiet guy" who was "very mellow, very reserved" when they stayed overnight at a Sanders's supporter home in Rock Island, Illinois.

Author: 0 Deadlock in Cosby trial, jury told to keep at it

Bill Cosby's accuser has posted a video of herself shooting hoops in a courthouse hallway as she awaits a verdict in his sexual assault trial. In this combination of file photos, entertainer Bill Cosby pauses during an interview in Washington on November 6, 2014, and Andrea Constand poses for a photo in Toronto on August 1, 1987.

Author: 0 Amid uproar, Southern Baptists condemn 'alt-right' movement

The resolution came in the wake of a presidential election that saw white supremacists and the alt-right movement galvanized under Donald Trump . "(W) e denounce and repudiate white supremacy and every form of racial and ethnic hatred as a scheme of the devil", reads the one-page statement distributed just before the last session of the two-day meeting.

Author: 0 Survivor called from company bathroom: "My boss is dead"

It appears Neumann reloaded at least once during the shooting spree, Demings added. Dennings said seven other employees were in the building at the time, none of whom were hurt. "It is a sad day for us here once again in Orange County ", Demings said. Unincorporated Orange County - which is the sheriff's jurisdiction - has grown from just less than 700,000 in 2006 to more than 800,000 in 2016, Demings said.

Local Man at center of Flint death case lived there all his life
Author: 0 Man at center of Flint death case lived there all his life

December 20: Schuette charges former emergency managers Darnell Earley and Gerald Ambrose with multiple 20-year felonies for their failure to protect the residents of Flint from health hazards caused by contaminated drinking water. An attorney for Lyon could not be reached for comment. "Director Lyon and Dr. Wells have been and continue to be instrumental in Flint's recovery", he said in a statement .

Local Mobile Is Kicking Off 600 MHz Testing This Summer
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Because T-Mobile apparently does. With T-Mobile doing tests this summer on this new spectrum, it plans to have it commercially available by the fall. T-Mobile US will be counting on the favorable propagation characteristics of 600 MHz spectrum in order to establish wide-area 5G coverage. Low-band spectrum doesn't offer as much bandwidth, but that is where carrier aggregation comes in, allowing T-Mobile to pair it with other bands, like its 1900MHz spectrum that's in the mid-band range.

Local At least 10 injured after SUV jumps curb in NY
Author: 0 At least 10 injured after SUV jumps curb in NY

In Manhattan, NY SUV knocked passers-by on the sidewalk, injured 10 people. Medics treated the driver of the livery cab and his passenger at the scene of the crash. The SUV, had Georgia license plates, became wedged between a broken tree and the windows of a luxury apartment building called Hudson Crossing, according to WNBC.

Author: 0 Stonewalling Sessions Runs Away From Tough Questions In Senate Inquiry

Comey testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee last week that he was certain his firing was due to the president's concerns about the Russian Federation probe, rather than over his handling of a now-closed FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state, as the White House had initially asserted.

Author: 0 Windsor Police Investigate Overnight Abduction

The victim was found and had sustained a minor injury, according to police. The suspect in an early morning Windsor, Connecticut gunpoint kidnapping is reportedly on the loose in Springfield after crashing a stolen auto downtown on Interstate 91.

Local Illinois governor calls special session to force budget deal
Author: 0 Illinois governor calls special session to force budget deal

But Democrats , who control both houses of the legislature, were skeptical of the GOP plan, saying they've already taken up many of those ideas and Republicans' demands keep changing. On Thursday, Illinois Lottery officials said the state might get dropped by the end of the month from Powerball and Mega Millions games without a budget.

Local Virginia establishment favorite easily wins Democratic primary
Author: 0 Virginia establishment favorite easily wins Democratic primary

While Northam defeated former one-term congressman Tom Perriello in the Democratic primary, Gillespie had a slight edge on Corey Stewart and Frank Wagner on the Republican ballot as of deadline. But Northam responded in kind, calling Trump a "narcissistic maniac" and pledging to resist his policies. Perriello and Northam were also closely aligned on almost every policy issue, both running as solid liberals.

Local Japan approves contentious bill against planning crimes
Author: 0 Japan approves contentious bill against planning crimes

The lower house had cleared the Bill on May 23. Thousands of demonstrators protested outside the legislature over the bill which criminalises the planning of serious crimes . Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said the letter was "inappropriate" and denied that the law would lead to excessive surveillance. The unusual tactic was condemned by opposition leader Renho of the Democratic Party, who called it the "ultimate form of (parliamentary) railroading".

Local USA attorney general Sessions vehemently denies Russian Federation allegations
Author: 0 USA attorney general Sessions vehemently denies Russian Federation allegations

However, Mr Trump's legal team responded angrily. Comey told Congress last week he believes he was sacked by Trump to undermine the agency's Russian Federation probe. A grandstanding Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) accused Sessions of being less than forthcoming about his decision to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation.

Local GOP baseball team coach: 'We need to play this game'
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Congress discussing passionate and pivotal issues. It's become a lasting symbol of congressional bipartisanship and camaraderie even when the nation is faced with conflict and change. Capitol Police detail. The Alexandria Police Department arrived on scene within minutes and helped disable and capture the gunman. The gunman, James T.

Author: 0 Donald Trump 'investigated over possible obstruction of justice' in Russian Federation probe

In the letter announcing his former FBI director's termination last month, President Donald Trump went out of his way to thank James Comey for telling him "on three separate occasions" that he was not under investigation. Though the DNI did not deny those reports, he told the panel he never felt pressured to intervene in the investigation. Indeed, this is what both the Senate investigation and the special counsel investigation, headed by Robert Mueller , are supposed to suss out.