by | June 16, 2017 | 07:41

The official was not authorized to speak publicly about the investigation and did so only on condition of anonymity. Hodgkinson died of injuries sustained in a shootout with Capitol Police, including officers on the security detail attached to Rep.

by | June 16, 2017 | 07:42

Anthony, Minnesota, cop that he had a licensed firearm in the auto, he told Castile not to reach for it. Yanez said that he saw Castile, 32, reaching for his gun in his pocket and reacted. "None of this would have happened but for Philando Castile ", Gray said. "Yanez did not wait until he was sure....he got nervous and put his safety above everyone else", Paulsen said.

by | June 16, 2017 | 07:28

Basketball legend Dennis Rodman's longtime rapport with North Korean strongman Kim Jong-un may seem freaky. Warmbier's release came during a visit to North Korea by former National Basketball Association star Dennis Rodman, one of few people to have met both North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump , who was Rodman's boss on " Celebrity Apprentice ".

by | June 16, 2017 | 07:09

During nearly three hours of statements Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Comey described himself as "stunned" by Trump's "very disturbing" and "very concerning" behavior in several of their meetings. Comey says he effectively ignored both of Trump's requests, and was sacked in May. Comey delivered scathing remarks about the president on Thursday at a congressional hearing and testified that Trump had asked him to drop a Federal Bureau of Investigation probe ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:59

Per MedStar Washington , Scalise was shot once in the left hip and suffered injuries to his internal organs as well as bone fractures. President Donald Trump suggested Thursday that Rep. The president and first lady stopped by the hospital and brought two bouquets of flowers with them, according to the New York Post . As of Wednesday, Matt Mika , a lobbyist for Tyson Foods and former congressional staffer, was in critical condition after undergoing surgery for a gunshot ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:42

As he has done on prior occasions , Trump early on Tuesday again blasted the 9th Circuit for ruling against him "at such a risky time in the history of our country" - and nodded to the pending Supreme Court showdown by using the shorthand "S.C".

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:39

The shooter is identified as James T. Hodgkinson , a 66-year-old man from IL. Bernie Sanders later said Hodgkinson had volunteered on his campaign, and Sanders condemned the shooting . With the sound of loud bangs, one after another, people dived for cover, crouching down by the concrete wall of the dugout. Barton said his son, Jack, got under an SUV.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:19

When the president and his daughter Ivanka Trump toured a Wisconsin technical college to promote the plan earlier in the week, Wisconsin Senator Tammy Baldwin said the message from the White House "doesn't match the reality of the budget cuts they are proposing".

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:18

The Post report cites anonymous sources who were briefed on requests made by investigators. Mr Mueller is due to interview senior intelligence chiefs, including Mike Rogers , the head of the NSA, and the director of national intelligence, Dan Coats as early as this week, the report said .

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:17

Doctors at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center will give an update on Otto's medical condition at a news conference this afternoon. Fred Warmbier said the family was only told a week ago that Otto Warmbier has been in a coma for the past year.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:54

During their marathon deliberations, they asked for so much material that it was nearly as if they were replaying the entire trial. Cosby, 79, pleaded not guilty to the charges . There is no limit to how many times a judge can ask. "They'll take the edge off", Cosby told her, she testified. Andrea Constand , who has accused Cosby of drugging and sexually assaulting her in 2004 at his Pennsylvania townhouse, tweeted a slow-motion video of herself shooting a ideal basket in what ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:34

Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., right, chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, and Vice Chairman Mark Warner, D-Va., left, listen as Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence about his role in the firing of FBI Director James Comey and the investigation into contacts between Trump campaign associates and Russian Federation, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, June 13, 2017.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:25

After doctors spent about 40 hours with him during imaging and diagnostic tests, they concluded Warmbier is in a state of unresponsive wakefulness. In their evaluation, they don't feel at this time that he has any conscious awareness as he shows no signs of understanding verbal language and no purposeful movement.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:12

President Donald Trump and his wife Melania met Republican Congressman Steve Scalise , who was critically injured in the shooting during a practice session for an annual baseball game in a Washington suburb. "We need to play this game, it's the game of America, it's bipartisan". On Thursday House proceedings were to resume as usual, and lawmakers were returning to the Capitol in search of some semblance of normalcy.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:10

The resulting blowback costed her a gig co-hosting CNN's New Year's Eve coverage with Anderson Cooper , a job she has held for 10 years, and several stand-up comedy appearances. Bloom continued, " Kathy never imagined it could be misinterpreted as a threat of violence against Trump . He is a bully", she said. New Jersey Gov.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:01

Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana and several others. Two other people were shot and survived, he said . Lam's three victims have been identified as 56-year-old Wayne Chan of San Francisco , 46-year-old Michael Lefiti of Hercules, and 50-year-old Benson Louie of San Francisco.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:40

He even wrote a note in front of his wife that he would later present to a bank teller, demanding money. After the bank teller handed over $2,924, Ripple sat down in the bank lobby waiting to be arrested by police. Prior to the robbery, he lived a normal, law-abiding life as a husband and stepfather to four children. When they did, Ripple told them he was the man they were looking for.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:37

Nick Lyon , the director of the MI department of health and human services, was charged with involuntary manslaughter and misconduct in office , making him the highest-level official to be charged. Neither he nor his attorney would answer questions from reporters after the arraignment. She's charged with lying to a police officer and obstruction of justice.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:30

Congressmen said the Capitol Police officers emerged from the dugout, moving toward the gunfire. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise in May. A congressional staffer, Zach Barth, was also injured. Today, we are especially grateful to our law enforcement officers who put their lives on the line to keep us safe. In a show of bipartisan unity, Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan said on the floor of the House, "An attack on one of us is an attack on all of us".

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:18

The annual Congressional baseball game will go on as planned Thursday night at Nationals Park in the U.S. capital. At the time of the shooting Scalise , the third highest-ranking member of the House of Representatives, was being protected by Capitol Police security detail.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:08

The family of Matt Mika , a victim of the shooting at a congressional baseball practice that left five people wounded, including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , has released an update about his medical condition. Speaking to the Washington Post , Rep. Kevin Brady of Texas said Mika was helping the Republican team prepare for a game against the Democrats , calling him "a great guy".

by | June 16, 2017 | 03:58

Jeffs, who had been on the run from authorities for nearly a year, did not resist arrest late Wednesday and is being held in Minnehaha County Jail in South Dakota. Last June, the brother of polygamist Mormon sect leader Warren Jeffs straight-up disappeared. "He used a substance which may have been olive oil to lubricate the Global Positioning System tracking band and slip it off his ankle", FBI Special Agent in Charge Eric Barnhart told a Fox affiliate at the time.

by | June 16, 2017 | 03:56

A gunman opened fire on Republican members of Congress during a baseball practice near Washington early on Wednesday, wounding several people including House of Representatives Majority Whip Steve Scalise before being taken into custody, police and witnesses said.

by | June 16, 2017 | 03:35

President Trump and first lady Melania Trump spoke to Dr. Ira Y. Rabin during a visit to MedStar Washington Hospital Center . He remains in critical condition Thursday. More than $1 million has been raised for charity through the Congressional Baseball Game , its host organization announced Thursday, a day after a shooting unfolded at the Republicans' practice for the game.

by | June 16, 2017 | 03:30

Harris hysterical?" she asked on "Anderson Cooper 360" on Tuesday night. Most of Sessions' answers to questions on his conversations with President Trump about the Russian Federation investigation read along the lines, "I'm not able to discuss with you, to confirm or deny, the nature of private conversations I had with the president".

by | June 16, 2017 | 03:14

Chaos unfolded at the Southern Baptist Convention in Phoenix, Ariz., this weekend after religious leaders refused to hear an African-American pastor's resolution denouncing the white nationalist and alt-right movements. McKissic told WFAA-TV in Dallas. 'If we had fumbled the ball and kept going without addressing this, it would have been damaging for those from the outside looking in, who could've concluded that the SBC does not care about matters of race, ' Charles said.

by | June 16, 2017 | 03:13

Lawmakers described seeing Scalise - who was shot in the hip - scream in pain, trying to drag himself out of harm's way as lawmakers helplessly looked on, waiting for gunfire to cease. And then he shot again and I started running in and I saw Scalise go down. The FBI is taking over the investigation, Brown said in a midmorning update, because the attack involved violence against a federal officer.

by | June 16, 2017 | 03:13

The popular annual face-off, which raises money for charity, is scheduled to go forward as planned Thursday evening at Nationals Park in Washington . 3 Republican in the House of Representatives, was shot in the hip . He made his way up to a utility shed by home plate when he was shot. As Scalise crawled across the field, leaving a trail of blood, the gunman advanced toward a dugout, where several people were hiding.

by | June 15, 2017 | 06:55

When the shooting at the baseball field happen, Giffords tweeted: My heart is with m y former colleagues, their families & staff, and the US Capitol Police- public servants and heroes today and every day. The attacker, a 66 year old St. Louis man named James T. Hodgkinson , was shot by law enforcement during the ensuing firestorm. However, the charges were ultimately dismissed.

by | June 15, 2017 | 06:50

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. Barton said one can be "intensely political without being personal" and noted that he and Doyle are friends and colleagues on the House Energy and Commerce committee.

by | June 15, 2017 | 06:32

I am also thankful for the Members of Congress and local first responders who treated those wounded after the attack. All votes in the House of Representatives were cancelled for Wednesday, but the annual Congressional baseball game will go on as planned Thursday night at Nationals Park in the United States capital.

by | June 15, 2017 | 06:31

MedStar Washington tweeted that House whip Scalise, of Louisiana, is in a critical condition following surgery. "He is grateful for the courageous actions of U.S. Brooks said the shooter was behind the third base dugout and didn't say anything. There is, however, a lot of "us" and "them" plaguing the country.

by | June 15, 2017 | 06:28

He and other GOP members were at the baseball field practicing for the annual bipartisan congressional game, which has been a tradition since 1909 and raises money for charity, scheduled to take place at Nationals Park on Thursday night. Lobbyist and former congressional staffer Matt Mika , who was reportedly in critical condition with multiple gunshots. Ms Reba Winstead lives across the street from the parking lot of the field where the shooting occurred.

by | June 15, 2017 | 06:25

The members of Congress were holding an early-morning practice for an upcoming congressional baseball game. We said it was Republicans and he kind of started walking to the field. "Cindy's and my thoughts and prayers are with Whip Scalise, the staff, the Capitol Police officers, and the family and friends of those hurt". "I served with him when I was in Congress".

by | June 15, 2017 | 06:24

Despite the surrounding chaos, Wenstrup went to aid fallen Rep. Scalise who was shot in the hip. A year ago, Scalise and other Republican leaders blocked gun control legislation from coming to a vote on the House floor following a mass shooting at a nightclub in Orlando, Florida.