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Corey Stewart won't contest GOP gubernatorial primary

Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam bested former USA representative Tom Perriello with 303,433 votes to 239,365 votes, capturing the Democratic gubernatorial nomination wit...


Bat-Signal to light up Los Angeles in tribute to Adam West

Batman is often referred to as the Dark Knight, but West's children said in a statement that he aspired to positivity and always saw himself as "The Bright Kni...


National Spelling Bee Fast Facts

Vinay takes home a $40,000 cash prize and trophy, along with a $2,500 USA savings bond and complete reference library, a trip to New York City and Hollywood. An...


Congressman DeSantis says he's 'lucky' he left baseball practice early

Hodgkinson from Belleville, Illinois, as appearing just like "a normal resident" with a "reddish colored shirt on and didn't have a bag or anything I noticed, n...


Some in GOP say threats of violence against them ignored

Now, one has actually done it. Rep. Maxine Waters, D-California, who called again for Trump's impeachment at Sunday's Pride event in West Hollywood, has n...


Robert Mueller investigating Donald Trump for possible obstruction of justice

The investigation began "days after Comey was sacked on May 9", according to Jeff Bezos's newspaper machine, and it also includes a search for "any evidence of ...


Rallying blue-collar workers in Cincinnati, Trump blames Democrats for obstructing his agenda

An anticipated topic that Trump did not mention was the Brent Spence bridge, which connects Kentucky and Ohio . At Wednesday's rally, Trump reminded the cr...


Tyson Lobbyist Injured During Shooting at Congressional Baseball Practice

In a statement, Tyson Foods told the Washington Post , "We're awaiting word on his condition". "We're deeply concerned about him and his family", Tyson Foo...


Golden State Warriors win NBA Finals for 2nd time in 3 years

Warriors point guard Stephen Curry said the experience of losing last year's NBA Finals served them well this season. He also shared his feelings on th...


Winning Powerball Ticket Worth $447.8 Million Sold In Riverside County

Alberre said it was the third ticket sold at the store worth over $1 million, and by far the largest. Matthew Alberre owns Marietta Liquor & Deli in souther...


Attack on U.S. lawmakers: what we know

According to New York Daily News reporters Stephenie Overman and Cameron Joseph, the shooter, identified as James T. Hodgkinson of IL, was hiding behind the...


Special counsel Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

But Sessions wasn't called before the Senate Intelligence Committee to testify Tuesday because senators thought he might have deliberately colluded with the...


'Will not be silenced': Sen. Kamala Harris interrupted by male colleagues again

Those who know her also know she doesn't back down. So who was interrupted the most during the #JeffSessions hearing? At several points, she interrupted Sessio...


Manhunt Sparked By Slaying Of Prison Guards, Inmates' Escape

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal , R, said officials were heartbroken but resolved to catch the two inmates. "We see our officers as our family", Corrections Commissio...


Senate panel meets with special counsel in Russia probe

Pressed on this by senators on the Intelligence committee, Sessions pointed out that his recommendation to Trump on Comey was based in turn on a recommendatio...


New York Conservative Party Blames Scalise Shooting on 'Media Bully Fueled Hate'

Scalise, 51, was shot in the hip . No less than two potential Democratic candidates for office have given up their political ambitions in the last several we...


What exactly is the jury weighing in the Yanez case?

In that Facebook video, Castile - bleeding heavily - insists that he hadn't been reaching for his gun, which he had a permit to carry. The jury was expected t...


Gillespie wins Virginia Republican nomination

Anyone in line when the polls close at 7 p.m. will still be able to vote. Republicans , meanwhile, were given a choice between the old GOP era in Mr. To ov...


Tensions rise as Bill Cosby jury struggles to reach verdict

Bill Cosby exits the courtroom during his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa., Wednesday, June 14, 2017. The jury res...


Bernie Sanders 'sickened' by congressional shooter, who allegedly was campaign volunteer

President Donald Trump said Hodgkinson died of the injuries he sustained during the shooting . "He was a very friendly person", Euille said. A Facebook ...


Trump visits DC hospital treating critically injured Rep. Steve Scalise

Accompanied by his wife, Trump arrived around sunset for the surprise visit to MedStar Washington Hospital Center. Scalise's office said he was shot in th...


President Trump makes hospital visit after congressional baseball shooting

Scalise was in critical condition after suffering damage to internal organs, and his injuries will require additional operations, according to a MedStar Wa...


AL GOP Representatives Safe After Baseball Practice Shooting

His family said he was shot multiple times and was in critical condition and in surgery. Further, Mr. Hodgkinson who was shot and killed by police during th...


Hodgkinson had rifle, pistol in GOP baseball practice attack

A regular figure at the annual Congressional charity baseball game, Scalise is an avid LSU baseball fan. The shooting began around 7 a.m. He praised the t...


Baseball field shooting shakes American symbol of fair play

Trump also wrote on Twitter that Scalise was "badly injured but will fully recover". "He's a patriot. And he's a fighter". Scalise was fielding balls on sec...


Suspect in congressional shooting was Bernie Sanders supporter, strongly anti

Scalise, 51, was shot by an unknown man armed with a rifle during the practice of the a Republican baseball team at a field in Alexandria, Virginia early Wednes...


Scalise in critical condition after gunman opened fire at congressional baseball practice

He had been living out of his van in the Alexandria area in recent months, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said. "One shooter", said one officer, soon fol...


Kirsten Powers destroys ex-Trump aide Miller for calling Kamala Harris 'hysterical'

STEVE VLADECK: Thanks for having me, Ari. Last week , Sens . Richard Burr and John McCain of Arizona cut her off as she questioned Deputy Attorney Gener...


Kevin and L: Durant Rises Up

While the Cleveland Cavaliers lost the 2017 NBA Finals , the last three years have been some of the most rewarding and satisfying for their fans. While the...


Sanders 'sickened,' shooter possibly linked to '16 campaign

Hodgkinson of IL. He left behind his life in IL, where he had occasional run-ins with law enforcement and frequently criticized Republican fiscal policies in l...


U.S. politician shot at baseball practice in critical condition after surgery

Earlier Wednesday, Trump called for unity across party lines during a subdued statement from the White House. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., said: "We are u...


Gunman shoots congressman, police at Virginia baseball practice

Two Capitol Police officers were also shot. Scott Pelley will anchor the "CBS Evening News" from Washington tonight and the program will expand to an hour ...


Warriors Fans Celebrate NBA Title with Rowdy Street Party

James toiled hard on Monday with 41 points and 13 rebounds but was denied his fourth National Basketball Association championship ring, while teammate Kyrie I...


Donald Trump being probed for possible obstruction of justice

Trump claimed, and Comey later affirmed, that Comey assured him he was not personally under FBI investigation. Comey was sacked May 9. While the president is ...


Video expected to be shown in Penn State pledge's death case

A preliminary hearing involving the Beta Theta Pi fraternity members charged in relation to the death of pledge Timothy Piazza was continued Monday after near...