Author: 0 Here's how to watch the Congressional Baseball Game live

Interest in the charity baseball game has skyrocketed in the aftermath of the shooting , as staffers and lawmakers look to rally around Scalise and the three others who were shot: a congressional staffer, a lobbyist and a Capitol Police special agent.

Author: 0 Trump Officially Under Investigation

The lawsuit said CNN asked for the memos on May 16 in a Freedom of Information Act request, but said the Federal Bureau of Investigation had not turned them over yet even though the Justice Department's Office of Information had granted a request for expedited processing.

Author: 0 Special Counsel Robert Mueller Investigating Jared Kushner's Finances

President Donald Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner has been in the headlines after reports said last month he was a focus of investigation in the FBI's Russian Federation investigation. As the Post noted , Kushner is just the latest associate of the president to be under scrutiny for questionable business dealings with Russian Federation.

Author: 0 Trump signs EO to expand apprenticeship programme

The order also doubles apprenticeship grant funding to $200 million by transferring allocations from existing job-training programs. Trump's young presidency is facing an increasingly tense period, amid the congressional and Justice Department probes into Russia's interference in the 2016 election and ties to the Trump campaign.

Local Va. Capitol Police 'sad' and 'sickened' over Alexandria shooting
Author: 0 Va. Capitol Police 'sad' and 'sickened' over Alexandria shooting

On Thursday, Virginia Capitol Police reflected on the incident that sent House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-Louisiana) to the hospital. "My thoughts go out to my colleague, Congressman Steve Scalise, and his family, and to the other victims of the senseless shooting at the Congressional baseball practice", Sarbanes said.

Local ER patient charged with stabbing nurse at hospital
Author: 0 ER patient charged with stabbing nurse at hospital

The nurse was immediately treated in the ER and stabilized before being airlifted to UMass Medical Center in Worcester by Life Flight. The Worcester County District Attorney's Office told WCVB authorities arrested Conor Oregan, 24, for the stabbing.

Author: 0 Comey giving FBI Trump memos: friend says

And he avoided answering the key question raised by Comey's testimony: What did Sessions learn about the Russian Federation investigation between February 10 and March 2 that made "his continued engagement in a Russia-related investigation problematic?" Here are the top five things we learned.

Local Truck connected to wanted Presque Isle man involved in MA police pursuit
Author: 0 Truck connected to wanted Presque Isle man involved in MA police pursuit

Brown was wanted on a warrant for sexual assault in ME and was spotted Thursday night by police in Malden after a bulletin for his arrest was issued, state police at the press conference said. New Hampshire State Police are now in charge of the investigation. Police did not say where in New Hampshire the suspect crashed, but they noted that the chase went through Merrimack Valley.

Author: 0 Secret Service Denies Having Trump-Comey Tapes

Comey . "In response to your request, the Secret Service has conducted a reasonable search for responsive records", the agency wrote in a statement responding to the FOIA request. " Lordy, I hope there are tapes ", he said . During congressional testimony, Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee that he hoped those tapes existed.

Local Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russia investigators
Author: 0 Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russia investigators

Second, it suggests that not only is the special counsel's investigation reaching upward in the White House but that is also broadening out from simply an attempt to answer the question of the breadth of Russia's hacking and whether it caught up any Trump officials in it.

Local Donald Trump blasts 'phony' obstruction of justice media report
Author: 0 Donald Trump blasts 'phony' obstruction of justice media report

But, "Officials say that changed shortly after Comey's firing", the Post reports . The NSA said in a statement that it will "fully cooperate with the special counsel" and declined to comment further. Trump disputed, though, Comey's assertion he had asked for a pledge of loyalty. Last week, the ranking Democrat on the House intelligence committee, Rep.

Author: 0 Congresswoman Receives 'One Down, 216 to Go' Threat After Baseball Shooting

Tenney's spokeswoman, Hannah Andrews, said her office receives similar threats all the time, but Andrews said, "This was particularly disturbing and disheartening given this morning's tragic events". Marine serving in the Middle East. "When it comes in response to a violent act and a shooting against congress members and capitol police and staff, then it starts to take on a different reality", Tenney said.

Local Erdogan slams Doha isolation, seeks faster troop deployment to Qatar base
Author: 0 Erdogan slams Doha isolation, seeks faster troop deployment to Qatar base

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain severed relations with Doha and closed their airspace to commercial flights on Monday , charging it with financing militant groups. Qatar said there is "no legitimate justification" for cutting diplomatic ties, according to Tasnim . Turkish exporters have expressed their willingness to meet Qatar's food and water supplies to stave off possible shortages after its biggest suppliers, including Saudi Arabia, cut ties, the ...

Author: 0 UPS gunman who killed 3 had filed overtime grievances

Live video showed a massive police presence near the facility that employs 350, with employees being led out and embracing each other on the sidewalk outside. One woman, who declined to give her name, said her husband worked at the building and was in a meeting with colleagues when the gunman entered and started shooting.

Author: 0 Bill Cosby feared being labelled 'dirty old man'

She said feelings of self-blame and confusion are exacerbated if intoxicants are involved. Defense lawyers Brian McMonagle and Angela Agrusa and their internationally famous client have until Monday morning to decide whether to call any witnesses.

Author: 0 Sessions, citing drug epidemic and crime, wants to go after medical marijuana

In the letter dated May 1, which became public Monday, Sessions linked state programs to transnational drug traffickers and negative health outcomes. "...Marijuana has a high potential for abuse, no now accepted medical use in treatment in the United States, and a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision".

Author: 0 Did Golden State Warriors vote to skip White House visit?

The NBA is in a strong state and is reminiscent of the golden days when the 1980s Lakers and Celtics teams would constantly play each other in the finals. The Warriors figure to sign Curry to a five-year deal for about $205 million since he has taken less money in recent years to help finance a strong supporting cast.

Local 'Closing the hunger gap': Many Kentucky children go hungry in the summer
Author: 0 'Closing the hunger gap': Many Kentucky children go hungry in the summer

On this day, the truck served up 120 lunches. Of New Jersey children receiving a subsidized school lunch, just 19 percent benefited from the federal summer meals program past year, according to the "Hunger Doesn't Take a Summer Vacation: Summer Nutrition Status Report " released today by the Food Research and Action Center .

Local Brooks on shooting: We stand up to this kind of conduct
Author: 0 Brooks on shooting: We stand up to this kind of conduct

Mika's family said the lobbyist was shot multiple times and was in critical condition following surgery. MedStar Washington Hospital Center says Scalise underwent surgery Thursday related to his internal injuries and a broken bone in his leg.

Author: 0 Officer who killed black motorist to take the stand Friday

Paul suburb of Falcon Heights in July 2015. A Minnesota cop has testified that he was "scared to death" before he fatally shot Philando Castile when he saw the the man reach for his gun during a traffic stop. Kapelsohn says if Yanez saw a gun, he was justified to shoot. He said the inconsistencies in his statements to the BCA were due to him "trying to fumble my way through stress".

Local Kansas governor signs school funding bill; court review next
Author: 0 Kansas governor signs school funding bill; court review next

Kansas school finance lawsuit, in which dozens of school districts are suing the state over funding levels. "They did, however, direct more dollars into the classroom ... What they will do is void this law, and if you void this law, schools have no ability to spend money. The Republican-controlled legislature faced a June 30 deadline set by the Kansas Supreme Court in March to come up with enough funding to meet the state constitution's requirement for adequacy.

Local Trump calls House health bill he backed 'mean'
Author: 0 Trump calls House health bill he backed 'mean'

The senator said Trump didn't state many policy preferences but said people with pre-existing conditions should be protected and spoke about making tax credits apply to lower-income people rather than allocated exclusively by age as the House bill did.

Author: 0 Trump To Announce Plan To Stop Cash Flow To Cuban Military

While tourism to Cuba is banned by US law, the Obama administration had been allowing people to travel to Cuba as part of "people to people" educational trips for visitors, a classification that a White House official said was "ripe for abuse" by those looking for beach vacations.

Local Escaped Georgia inmates nabbed in Tennessee
Author: 0 Escaped Georgia inmates nabbed in Tennessee

A $115,000 reward is now being offered for information as to the whereabouts of Ricky Dubose and Donnie Russell Rowe . Dubose and Rowe had left their weapons at the crash site, authorities said. Tennessee Bureau of Investigation spokesman Josh DeVine said the bureau's agents will take part in processing the scene. The guards were named as Christopher Monica , a strapping 42-year-old, and Curtis Billue , 58, an experienced and highly-regarded prison worker.

Author: 0 Steve Scalise remains in critical condition, undergoes third surgery

Three others were also shot and suspect James T. Hodgkinson was killed by police . The shooter was identified as James T. Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old home inspector from IL. She said her husband sold nearly all of his possessions before leaving their Belleville home early this year, shortly after their daughter and her 2-year-old son came home.

Local Rep. Steve Scalise in critical condition after surgery
Author: 0 Rep. Steve Scalise in critical condition after surgery

Hean said Hodgkinson came off as extreme. "Once we got back to the Hill, we got word that there was a shooting ". "Any person who is a Bernie Sanders supporter, please, do not in any way, shape or form engage in violence", Sanders said at the time.

Author: 0 Michelle Carter verdict to be announced Friday

Carter's lawyer says she tried to talk Roy out of suicide for months, but he was determined to kill himself. Michelle Carter is facing an involuntary manslaughter charge in the death of Conrad Roy. The case is being closely watched in the legal community. Prosecutors say Carter caused Roy's death by badgering him with text messages encouraging him to kill himself.

Local Pawn shop tip was key to capture of Lyle Jeffs
Author: 0 Pawn shop tip was key to capture of Lyle Jeffs

Attorney for Utah , John Huber said. The FBI received a tip from a citizen Tuesday, which included a partial description of Jeff's vehicle. Officials would not go in to detail how Jeffs was captured. Rothschadl says he doesn't know why Jeffs was in southeast South Dakota. After his brother's imprisonment, Lyle Jeffs became acting leader of the FLDS sect, a radical offshoot of Mormonism that began splintering from the mainstream church more than a century ago.

Author: 0 Trump 'under investigation' by special counsel

At a separate hearing Tuesday, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein declared he'd seen no basis for dismissing Mueller, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director he appointed as special counsel after Sessions' recusal. In its report, theWashington Post noted that prior to Comey's firing, the then-FBI Director reassured the president that he wasn't personally under investigation.

Author: 0 Reward for Georgia fugitives increases; tip line created

The two inmates then fled in the stolen Honda Civic and drove about 25 miles (40 kilometers) north to Madison, where they ransacked a home, stealing food and clothes and leaving their prison uniforms behind around 10:30 a.m. Monica had worked for the facility for almost eight years after being hired in October of 2009. The Jasper County, S.C. Sheriff's Office has suspended its search for two Georgia prison escapees after reported sightings there.

Local Jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial is deadlocked
Author: 0 Jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial is deadlocked

The judge instead gave the stone-faced jurors new instructions - known as an Allen charge or a Spencer charge - reminding them of their duty to try to reach a decision. She also asked Cosby's representatives for free tickets for her and her family to see Cosby's stand-up show in Toronto in August, half a year after the alleged assault .

Author: 0 Special counsel probing Jared Kushner's business dealings

Mueller is investigating Russia's interference in the 2016 election and any possible dealings Donald Trump's campaign, transition team, and administration may have had with officials of the Russian Federation. Kushner and other Trump business associates are being looked at in the investigation, according to a new report . Just a day after the stunning report that Donald Trump is officially under criminal investigation for possible obstruction of justice , The Washington Post is now ...

Author: 0 Putin Offers Political Asylum To James Comey, Citing Potential Prosecution In US

Comey told the Senate intelligence committee last week that he shared a copy of a memo describing conversations he had with President Donald Trump with a friend and encouraged him to leak it to the media . Russian Federation has repeatedly denied claims of meddling in the United States political process, calling such allegations absurd. US intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian hackers stole and released thousands of emails from a top Hillary Clinton campaign aide, though ...

Local More surgery expected for Scalise; Trump visits hospital
Author: 0 More surgery expected for Scalise; Trump visits hospital

The shooter, identified as James T. Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old home inspector from IL, was shot and killed by Capitol Police officers who were in Scalise's security detail. Over social media he had lashed out at President Donald Trump and the GOP. Meanwhile, the condition of a critically wounded lobbyist for Tyson Foods had improved from critical to serious as of Thursday afternoon, according to the hospital treating him.

Local Trump to make statement from White House on Scalise shooting
Author: 0 Trump to make statement from White House on Scalise shooting

WASHINGTON ( CNN ) - President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Thursday that looks to expand apprenticeships and job-training programs by giving more freedom to third-party companies and schools, according to two senior White House officials.

Local US Open at a glance
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The blimp landed in a remote field with no direct road access and emergency responders were instructed to take ATVs to get to the crash site, according to TMZ. It was a masterful start by a player who has yet to fully prove himself at these major championships. The pilot was the only person on board the blimp, the company said.

Local Pence visits hospital where Steve Scalise is recovering
Author: 0 Pence visits hospital where Steve Scalise is recovering

Scalise is spending his second day at MedSTAR Washington Hospital where another surgery is expected. He has received multiple units of blood transfusion. The shooter was killed by police officers whose work won praise from Trump in his remarks. "Additionally, we want to thank the Capitol Police for their heroic actions to stop the shooter before he could hurt even more people".

Local Congressman's condition 'more difficult' than first thought
Author: 0 Congressman's condition 'more difficult' than first thought

President Donald Trump , accompanied by first lady Melania Trump, made a hospital visit on Wednesday evening. Trump said the universal support for Scalise and others wounded in the shooting might help heal the country's many political differences.

Local Majority thinks Trump tried to meddle in Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Majority thinks Trump tried to meddle in Russian Federation probe

Deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Mr Mueller last month, testified Tuesday he has seen no evidence of good cause to fire Mr Mueller. I don't think there's any question that he did try to undermine the investigation and obstruct justice, but whether they could convince a jury of that is a very different question.

Author: 0 Employees return to work at UPS warehouse in San Francisco

A union official says the gunman who shot and killed three people at a UPS warehouse in San Francisco had filed a grievance complaining that he was working excessive overtime. "People were screaming, "'Go. Go. "Police approached and they were taken to a safe place", he said. As the horrific scene unfolded at the UPS building, several people believed to be UPS employees stood on the rooftop parking area at the building with their hands raised, apparently to indicate they were unarmed ...

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn demands 'truth' for Grenfell residents as artists organise benefit concert

Residents of the huge Grenfell public housing complex, which had 120 apartments that housed as many as 600 people , said their warnings about possible fire risks had been ignored for years. "It is also heartening to see the incredible generosity of community volunteers rallying to help those affected by this bad event", she said. But the focus has turned to renovations completed past year that added decorative touches to the building.

Local Video shows moment gunman opens fire on congress baseball practice
Author: 0 Video shows moment gunman opens fire on congress baseball practice

In a national address, Trump appealed for unity following the morning assault in the Washington suburb of Alexandria, Virginia , which came amid high political tension in the USA capital after a vitriol-filled 2016 election. "Immediately, Jeff and I looked at each other and said, "We've got to report this individual". Sanders says violence is unacceptable, and says only "nonviolent action" can bring change.

Local House opens session day after attack on GOP
Author: 0 House opens session day after attack on GOP

The firearms recovered from the alleged attacker in Wednesday's shooting at a Alexandria, Virginia, baseball field that left House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and several others injured were purchased legally, according to multiple law enforcement sources.

Author: 0 Teen police cadets steal 3 LAPD patrol cars

The woman and her granddaughter live near Central and Adams where a police cruiser barreled into a vehicle Wednesday night, sending a woman to the hospital. The first vehicle crashed in the area of 77th and San Pedro streets, while a second one ended in a crash at Central Avenue and Adams Boulevard, Beck said.

Local US, CentAm officials meet as Trump signals shift
Author: 0 US, CentAm officials meet as Trump signals shift

But when Secretary of State Rex Tillerson sat down with Mexican leaders, they found they also had a shared interest in the stability of the countries further south. But President Hernandez of Honduras, warned against United States disengagement, arguing that without outside support Central America could pose an even greater threat that it does now.