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Rep. Steve Scalise and others shot at congressional baseball practice

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President Donald Trump paid a visit to injured Steve Scalise in the Washington hospital this week, where the Congressman remains in critical condition , RadarOnline.com has learned. Democrats bounced back from a loss previous year, when the game was played the night after they held an all-night session on the House floor to protest Republican inaction on gun legislation. Read More »

Bernie Sanders says he is 'sickened by this despicable act'

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Hodgkinson is originally from Belleville , Illinois - 800 miles from where the 66-year-old opened fire on Republican members of Congress at a Virginia baseball field. She said she hasn't been with her husband since March, when he moved to the Washington D.C. area. Sue Hodgkinson, who works at a tax firm, said she and James didn't see much of each other from January to March because of her job. Read More »

Victims recovering after shooting during Congressional baseball practice

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Vice President Mike Pence, speaking in Miami Thursday afternoon, offered prayers for Scalise and praised Capitol Police who engaged the suspect. Meanwhile, White House officials Kellyanne Conway, Ivanka Trump and secretaries Rick Perry and Elaine Chao - among others - all met with both dugouts before the play began. Read More »

(UPDATE) India to play Pakistan in Champions Trophy final

But Kohli's respect for the way Pakistan had hauled themselves off the canvas was evident. The captain was not anxious that India's middle order was not getting enough opportunities to have a go. In a space of few overs, Jadhav was back in thick of things, this time getting Rahim to drive uppishly that went straight to Kohli at mid-wicket. Read More »

Will Trump sack Mueller? His Florida friend says he's considering that

For many, the prospect of Mueller's firing immediately brought to mind the 1973 dismissal of special prosecutor Archibald Cox during the Watergate scandal. That hasn't been published, but it's true. According to the Washington Post , the decision by the special counsel to investigate Trump marks a major milestone in the FBI investigation that has lasted nearly a year now. Read More »

Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice, Washington Post reports

For Sandra Younger, a 50-year-old from San Diego, Comey's exit reinforced her suspicion "something fishy" was going on with the president and Russian Federation. Rosenstein would probably refuse. The meeting comes a day after lawmakers questioned Justice Department officials about the probe and Mueller's independence, and after a friend of Trump said the White House was considering firing Mueller . Read More »

Blimp crashes at US Open in Erin Hills, Wisconsin

A blimp crashes during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament on Thursday near Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. In total, McIlroy hit just 5 of 14 fairways (tied for 155th, dead last) and made only half his greens in regulation (tied for 135th). Read More »

Britain plunged into greater uncertainty by election result

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Corbyn said that he still could become the United Kingdom prime minister following snap general election where the Conservative party lost parliamentary majority. If she is to succeed in delivering the end of Britain's European Union membership which 52 percent of the British public demanded past year, she must find a way to recapture the full support of her party because she will need their votes to pass legislation preparing for and ultimately enacting the departure. Read More »

Trump blasts Mueller probe report

Rosenstein told the Senate Appropriations Committee on Tuesday that Mueller would have "the full degree of independence that he needs to conduct that investigation appropriately" and that he would not follow an order to fire the special counsel "unless I believe those are lawful and appropriate orders". Read More »

Special counsel Mueller is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice charges

Sen. Sessions also, however, confirmed that Comey appeared to be concerned about being asked to do something improper after a meeting with President Trump on April 14. Mark Warner of Virginia, the panel's top Democrat , didn't provide any other details regarding the meeting. Two female senators from two different parties and two different states on opposite sides of the country questioned why Trump fired Comey. Read More »

US Senate votes near unanimously for Russia, Iran sanctions

The sanctions were meant to be a punishment for Russia's meddling in Ukraine as well as pushback to the Moscow government's attempts to interfere in the US election a year ago, lawmakers said . "Obviously this is a very strong piece of legislation and it is forward in its policy, but yes, if progress is made they have the ability to do what they need to do". Read More »

Senate backs legislation to slap new sanctions on Russia

But it's important, he stressed, that President Donald Trump have the flexibility "to turn the heat up" on Russian Federation if necessary. The president's team pushed back Wednesday against the legislation, with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson warning lawmakers against passing anything that might tie the administration's hands. Read More »

New Kirby game announced for Switch

A brand new Pokemon game and that too on the Switch is an exciting proposition. The trailer showed everything you'd expect from an RPG, some flashy battles, and some hearty melodrama. Perhaps Nintendo's biggest Super Mario Odyssey announcement though, was a sooner than expected release date of October 27 2017 . The trailer showed Mario with a new-found power that will help gamers in their progression. Read More »

Gunman who shot congressman had history of anti-GOP activity

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But I'm not going to hold my breath waiting for left-wing reporters to act like responsible journalists. Police were called by Hodgkinson's neighbor, who said Hodgkinson kicked her dog while it was sleeping in roadway. As CBS News reports , Hodgkinson was carrying an M-4 assault rifle and a handgun at the time of the Alexandria, Va. shooting . Hodgkinson rarely joined in the political discussions often set off by the television in the room and never showed any signs that he was troubled, ... Read More »

Seeking Normalcy, Congress Heads Back to Work Day After Shooting

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House gaveled back into session a day after the shooting of Scalise and others at a baseball field . Before a single shot was sacked Wednesday, an increasingly tense political climate was already testing the nerve of lawmakers. Lawmakers used their hands and their belts to try to slow the bleeding of their fallen friends. Brooks said that the gun that he saw was a semi-automatic. Read More »

More surgery expected for Scalise; Trump visits hospital

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Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., said he will be at third base Thursday even though the gunman, identified by the Federal Bureau of Investigation as James Hodgkinson , approached him just before he opened fire, asking if the team practicing "was Democrats or Republicans". Read More »

Boris Johnson denies plot to topple tottering Theresa May

May wanted to win explicit backing for her stance on Brexit , which involves leaving the EU's single market and imposing restrictions on immigration while trying to negotiate free trade deal with the bloc. "The task is all the more complex as you will also have to rally an electorate which has sharply divergent views on the matter to support the eventual outcome". Read More »

Game on: Tragedy won't stop congressional baseball game

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Barth was in good condition, according to a statement by Williams' office. The gunman who shot a top GOP congressman and several other people Wednesday at a baseball practice outside the nation's capital had a long history of lashing out at Republicans and recently frightened a neighbor by firing a rifle into a field behind his IL home. Read More »

Suspect in congress shooting made anti-Trump posts

A recent post reads: "Trump is a traitor". After learning the shooters identity, the Belleville News-Democrat reposted a number of the shooters letters, dating back to 2012, calling for major economic reform, and an incredible 55-bracket tax code. Read More »

Prime Minister To Hold Talks With NI's Five Main Parties

The DUP , Sinn Féin, the UUP, the SDLP and Alliance are to hold separate discussions with Mrs May. Gerry Adams and Michelle O'Neill, who head the party, will travel to London to discuss May's planned terms for the deal. "We continue to work with all the parties in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland in ensuring that we can continue to put in place those measures necessary to fulfil those agreements, " she said. Read More »

The iPhone might get the iPad's best iOS 11 feature

This week, multiple reports pointed out that inter-app drag and drop actually exists in iOS 11 beta for iPhone but is disabled and hidden. Apple has finally announced support for AR based apps and has opened iOS 11 to developers to create awesome, new AR content. Read More »

How to watch Thursday's Congressional baseball game

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For the game, which began in 1909, members of the Senate and House of Representatives donned uniforms representing teams from their constituencies, and many topped them with hats from Louisiana State University, Scalise's alma mater, as a tribute. Read More »

Trump to Tout Apprenticeships as Way to Fill Jobs Gap

Ruddy, a close Trump ally, told PBS NewsHour on Monday that the president is weighing the option. The effort to muddy the waters surrounding the investigation is coming amid growing White House concern that the probe could detract from the president's agenda for months or years to come. Read More »

Sheriff: Pilot in blimp crash seriously burned

There was a lot of talk entering the week regarding the USGA's setup at U.S. Opens past, and the thick fescue guarding every hole at Erin Hills, but Fowler proved quickly that low scores are out there. Open. Workers unloaded the gurney off the truck and loaded it onto a waiting emergency helicopter, which then flew off to a nearby hospital. Mary Ruediger was visiting her parents who live near Erin Hills golf course when the blimp went down nearby Thursday. Read More »

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

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A number of anxious family members have posted pictures of missing relatives on social media, pleading for information. Company director Ray Bailey said that they had used a common Aluminium Composite Material (ACM) panels which are a commonly used product in the refurbishment industry. Read More »

Red Sox announcer Remy says Tanaka shouldn't get translator

They took quick advantage of the leadoff free pass when Mitch Moreland destroyed a two-run home run into the right field bleachers. ARLINGTON, Texas - Jay Bruce homered twice and NY scored the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning on a throwing error by second baseman Rougned Odor to beat Texas. Read More »

Scalise in critical condition

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Four people were wounded by gunfire and two sustained other injuries, authorities said . Tonight, Republicans and Democrats will do the same. A hospital statement said Scalise was doing better over the previous 24 hours but would be in the hospital for some time. Read More »

Pence visits Scalise in hospital

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The Republican lawmaker was treated at a Washington hospital Wednesday after a single rifle shot struck his hip during a shooting attack at a GOP congressional baseball practice in suburban Virginia. The man expressed grievances online about President Donald Trump and Republicans, but authorities said they're still working to determine a motive. "You may disagree about your goals but we're better than that". Read More »

Senate passes sweeping sanctions bill targeting Iran, Russia

Tillerson warned senators that new sanctions against Moscow might jeopardize Russia's willingness to engage in dialogue with the U.S., including on reaching a political resolution to the Syrian crisis. Calling the proposed amendment "a comprehensive deal", The Washington Post reported on June 12 that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) filed the amendment late on June 12, after extensive talks with Sens. Read More »

Allen - Wales can cope with Bale's absence

Thankfully it went in. Alexander Mitrovic didn't have the best of games by any means, but he put the ball in the goal when presented a chance, once again proving to be a massive pain in the arse for Wales after doing the same in the first meeting between the two sides. Read More »

Super Mario Odyssey 2-Player Mode Lets You Control Cappy

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By way of a reveal trailer at the E3 2017 , Nintendo announced last Tuesday that it will release Super Mario Odyssey this coming October 27 for the Switch . Perhaps the most surprising news to come from Nintendo's presentation is that a core Pokémon game is in development for the Switch . It's been given a nickname, Cappy, and can be used to transform Mario into multiple enemies, characters, and objects. Read More »