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Trump sits by bedside of congressman wounded in shooting


The rendition of "Julius Caesar" in New York City that depicts Donald Trump's assassination in the title role has been met with criticism and the theater behind the production recently lost some advertisers. Comey testified last week that he also felt pressured to drop the Flynn probe. Rabin was seen accompanying the Trumps to the exit when they were leaving. Read More »

Theresa May calls for probe of fatal high-rise blaze

A massive fire raced through the 24-story high-rise apartment building in west London early Wednesday, sending many people to hospitals, emergency officials said. She has got six kids. Cotton praised her crews for containing the blaze, but added they were left "traumatized" by the experience. "But they were not going to stop until they physically couldn't get in there anymore". Read More »

Social media posts shed light on James Hodgkinson


Charles Orear, 50, a restaurant manager from St Louis, where Hodgkinson lived and worked as a home inspector, and who became friendly with him while campaigning in Iowa for Sanders in 2006, was surprised to hear about the shooting of Representative Scalise. Read More »

Trump decries shooting of top Congressman


Steve Scalise in the hospital Wednesday, after the House Majority Whip was critically wounded by a gunman during Wednesday morning baseball practice. Speaking at the White House, Trump said Scalise was "badly injured" but in stable condition and would recover. "We're actually very lucky they were there". Read More »

Une chance en or pour Timea Bacsinszky — Roland-Garros


Alors qu'elle était au bord de l'élimination à 5-2 dans la dernière manche, la 14e mondiale a renversé l'Américaine Shelby Rodgers, quart-de-finaliste ici l'an passé (7-5, 4-6, 8-6). Les matches avaient précédemment été suspendus pendant plus de trois heures à cause des averses. Le premier set, à sens unique, avec trois breaks en faveur de Mladenovic (6-1 en 28 minutes), a pleinement rassuré quant aux capacités de la Française de se montrer à la hauteur de ce grand rendez-vous. Read More »

What WWDC announcements will have the biggest financial impact for Apple?


The iOS 11 update isn't just about display or speed; many design aspects of the iPhone and iPad will be overhauled. It was reported that the company plans on resolving storage issues for text messages . However, millions of users around still use these devices around. Later this year, the tech firm will roll out iOS 11 , a new operating system for iPhone and iPad . Read More »

Steve Scalise 'remains in critical condition' after Virginia shooting, hospital says

Scalise suffered a gunshot to the hip and underwent surgery. A person who lived near the ballpark and asked not to be identified said he estimated that at least 80 to 100 rounds of ammunition was sacked. Hodgkinson of Belleville, IL. Barton said he was near first base and the dugout when shots rang out. Network newscasts hastily made plans to originate from Washington , D.C. Read More »

Bernie Sanders Condemns Gunman Who 'Apparently' Volunteered on His Campaign


Sanders issued a two-paragraph statement on the shooting and read it almost verbatim on the Senate floor. Hodgkinson, the man identified as shooting a Republican member of Ccongress and four others on Wednesday morning, owned a small business owner in IL and defined himself publicly by his firm support of Bernie Sanders' progressive politics and his hatred of conservatives and President Donald Trump . Read More »

US congressman Steve Scalise in critical condition after shooting attack

John Katko says he hopes Congress and the nation will tone down their partisan vitriol after a gunman opened fire on Republicans practicing for a charity baseball game , wounding five people . US House Majority Whip Steve Scalise leaves during the House vote on continuing a resolution on a budget on Capitol Hill in Washington , US April 28, 2017. Read More »

Alleged shooter volunteered on Bernie Sanders campaign, Senator 'sickened' by shooting


Clair County. The vast majority of the cases were traffic violations and almost all of them were later dismissed. One conviction in 2009 was for failing to have an electrician's license and another in 1991 was for speeding. "Our courageous police, our congressional aides, who worked so tirelessly behind the scenes with enormous devotion, and our dedicated members of Congress who represent our people". Read More »

Eyewitness captures video of shootout at GOP baseball practice


Texas Rep. Mike Conaway, who was at the game, described what sounded like an explosion, then lawmakers scattering off the field as police roamed in search of the gunman and engaged him. A public event that had been scheduled for President Trump at the Labor Department this afternoon was canceled. Plaudits were heaped on police, in particular. Read More »

The Loyalty Of Jeff Sessions


Investigators will also look for any statements the president may have made publicly and privately to people outside the government about his reasons for firing Comey and his concerns about the Russian Federation probe and other related investigations, people familiar with the matter said . Read More »

Philippines says it learned of city siege plans in advance

Swift in a statement issued by the US Embassy in Manila. "But they are not allowed to fight, they only provide support". Last year, Duterte said he wants the Philippines to be "free from foreign troops". But apparently no formal request was submitted to Washington. Analysts said that there are signs that the security situation on Mindanao has been changing. Read More »

Congressman, others recovering after being shot at suburban DC ball practice


On Wednesday the shooter fired repeatedly with a rifle at the baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia, before being wounded in a gunfight with Capitol Hill police who were at the scene, lawmakers said. President Donald Trump is calling for unity after a shooting that injured a top House Republican leader. Representative Jeff Duncan of SC said he had just left the practice and encountered the apparent gunman in the parking lot before the shooting. Read More »

Microsoft warns of 'elevated risk of cyber attacks'


Microsoft is not wavering on its decision to stop supporting Windows XP as a whole, though apparently it will on occasion release security updates for the legacy operating system, presumably for the greater good. It says that it should not be seen as a departure from Microsoft's servicing policies. Peter Bright, from technology site Ars Technica, said : "patching is the wrong decision: it sends a clear message to recalcitrant corporations that they can stick with Windows XP , insecure ... Read More »

5 things to know about Flag Day


On June 14, 1777, John Adams spoke about the flag at a meeting of the Continental Congress in Philadelphia. "Essentially, in a dignified way, we're going to burn these old flags, which is one of the recommended proper way (s) for disposal of old flags", Ticknor said. Read More »

Trump makes hospital visit after congressional baseball shooting


At least on person airlifted to hospital. The gunman was taken into custody and may also have been injured. It did not identify the victim. Many included complaints about income inequality, the AP reported . The gunman, a 66-year-old IL man, fired repeatedly at the men playing on a baseball field in suburban Alexandria, Virginia near Washington. D.C. Hodgkinson, who was reportedly armed with an AR-15 rifle and handgun, took aim at Mississippi Rep. Read More »

Man captures sounds of shooting attack in Alexandria


Mr Scalise the number three House Republican leader, was first elected in 2008. And anybody who has ever loved baseball, who remembers what it was like to be on a field like this, with friends, will tell you about the beauty of it all. Witnesses reported that James Hodgkinson, identified by authorities as the man who carried out the attack on congressmen as they practiced for an upcoming charity baseball game, was firing a rifle when the attack began. Read More »

Gunman opens fire: Rep. Steve Scalise shot


Capitol Police officers who were in Scalise's security detail wounded the shooter, who was taken into custody. Five people were transported from the scene, the city's Police Chief Michael Brown told reporters. Asked whether he thought it was a random shooting , Brooks told CNN: "It sure as heck wasn't an accident". Ryan Costello, of Chester County, and Pat Meehan, of Delaware County, who are on the congressional baseball team, did not attend the practice on Wednesday. Read More »

'I am safe.' Rep. Duncan on gunman shooting at Congressional Republicans

A man asked whether Republicans or Democrats were on the field moments before the shooting at a congressional baseball practice outside Washington Wednesday morning, according to a congressman on the scene. "He is shaken but OK", Minor said. "My colleagues were targeted today by somebody that wanted to kill us". "People started running off the field". Read More »

Sony unveils new "Spider-man" game at E3 expo

Detroit Become Human is a Playstation 4 exclusive title which has a familiar yet thrilling storyline based on robots taking over humans and gaining the ability to feel emotions. When it comes to Spider-Man, we're pretty protective over our Spidey-friend, so we didn't know what to think when Insomniac announced previous year that they were planning on bringing him into an all-new video game. Read More »

Twelve dead in Grenfell Tower blaze

Grenfell Tower was part of Lancaster West Estate, a social housing complex of 1,000 homes in West Kensington, and was home to between 400 and 600 people, many of whom were still unaccounted for last night. "The guys are doing an incredible job to try and get people out that building, but it's truly very bad", he said. People at the scene spoke of being unable to reach friends and family who had been inside. Read More »

Spider-Man PS4 Gameplay Shown, Still No Release Date

The PlayStation 4 received a 4K compatible Pro variant at the end of previous year, and is firmly ensconced in first place in this generation's console war. As you know, this guy from Brooklyn takes the role of Spider-Man after Peter Parker cannot continue to do so, what will this mean for the story of the game? It even cheekily released a video to illustrate how to share a used game. Read More »

Xbox One X is Microsoft's powerful new game console


It bumps CPU speed by a third, adds 50 per cent more RAM, and quadruples the graphics capability of the original Xbox One. Whether or not this means the game is truly open-world is yet to be seen, but we'll hear more in the run up to its 2018 release. Read More »

Gunman shoots congressman, police at Virginia baseball practice

Scalise dragged himself off the infield leaving a trail of blood as colleagues rushed to his assistance. Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign. The authorities said it was too early to determine a motive in the shooting or whether the attack was an attempted political assassination. Read More »

Conservative lawmaker known for love of baseball

His family released a statement saying paramedics told them Mika was shot multiple times and is in critical condition. 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. Read More »

May fighting for survival after failed election

That's what we will deliver. The hung parliament presents a challenge for the whole country, not just for the Conservative Party. The Conservatives' losses were largely gains for the Labor opposition, which defied polls and predictions to gain 29 seats - a vindication for leader Jeremy Corbyn , whose grip on the party appears to have strengthened. Read More »

Congressman shot at baseball practice is avid sports fan

Initial reports said that as many as 50 shots had been fired, but Flake said, "50 would be an understatement". Upton was not at the practice, but three members of the MI delegation were - U.S. Al Green, D-Texas. "God only knows what was going through his mind" as he was hearing all the gunfire, Wenstrup said of Scalise. "And he couldn't go anywhere". Read More »

Some politicians taking closer look at security after Alexandria shooting

Donnelly and Republican Congressman Jim Banks also say the country needs more civility. Also wounded was former congressional aide Matt Mika, who now works for Tysons Food in its Washington office. The House speaker said he spoke with both Bailey and Griner and "expressed our profound gratitude to them". He said he did so to ensure that Mrs. Scalise would not find out about the shooting through the media. Read More »

Local lawmakers react to congressman shooting


Members on both sides of the aisle reported a new series of threats today after the shooting - which prompted new debate about whether members need additional security. Mo Brooks , R-Ala., in an interview on CNN, describing it as a "hip wound". "I was looking right at him", Bishop told Detroit radio station WWJ. "He was a sitting duck". Read More »

Alexandria Shooter On Facebook: "Time To Destroy Trump"

It was unclear whether the email writer was referring to that vote. "The only chance we had was the Capitol Police", Paul said . He added that at least two officers fired at the gunman. "America saw a tragedy today, and it could have been much worse without the heroic behavior of the Capitol Police", said Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.), who was at bat when the shooting began. Read More »