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Arrests in Minnesota Clashes after Castile Cop's Acquittal

The Pioneer Press reached out to several Republican candidates Saturday and heard back from Blake Huffman, a Ramsey County commissioner, who called from his aut...


Trump Is Wrong about Cuba, Mexican Press Highlights

Cuban diplomats cited police killings and police brutality, racial discrimination, child labor, firearm deaths, salary inequality, the marginalization of refuge...


Friend says Trump is considering firing special counsel

Sen. Susan Collins , R-Maine, asked Rosenstein if he would fire Mueller if Trump asked him to. Rosenstein , who appointed Mueller , on Tuesday sai...


Wife Of Alexandria Gunman: 'I Can't Believe He Did This'

The list of names included Alabama Rep. Mo Brooks , South Carolina Rep. Jeff Duncan and Arizona Rep. Trent Franks . Franks added that "it's clear that (the ...


Florida trooper dies after being struck on Interstate 75

Bishop was struck when two other cars driving south collided. He later succumbed to his injuries. During the second crash, 52-year-old Master Sergeant William...


Crapo-backed Russian Federation sanctions bill passes Senate

The amendment, which includes new sanctions on the Kremlin over human rights violations and meddling in the 2016 presidential election, is attached to an Iran ...


GOP shooting: Scalise improving from brink of death

The two team managers, Republican Representative Joe Barton and Democratic Representative Mike Doyle, both vowed that their squads would win the charity game....


Schiff Says Congress Won't Allow President To Fire Mueller

The White House has denied that President Trump is considering firing Mueller . Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is back Tuesday on Capitol Hil...


Mueller Hires 13 Lawyers for Special Counsel

While Mr Rosenstein appointed Mr Mueller as a special counsel to oversee the investigation , it is possible that he could be called as a witness as part of...


Hospital: US congressman Scalise still in critical condition

Despite his optimism, Sava said Scalise's condition remained critical: "He will require additional operations to manage abdominal injuries and other bone injuri...


Trump Addresses Congressional Baseball Crowd to Call for Unity: 'Let's Play Ball'

The update marks an improvement from earlier official statements released by Medstar Washington Hospital Center , which previously had described Scalise's ...


United States keeps effort to shield young immigrants from deportation

On Thursday night, President Donald Trump's administration chose to continue the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, the New York Times repor...


Newt Gingrich has no shame, thinks everyone has forgotten the 90s

Gingrich's posts came as Trump himself blasted out tweets on the Post's story. While he repeatedly said it wasn't his place to say whether Trump's actions ...


Trump confirms he is being investigated over Comey firing in tweet

Senator Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, which is also investigating the ties between Russian Federation and the Trump...


Trump appears to confirm he's under investigation on Twitter

Trump said a few days later that the Russian Federation investigation was on his mind. A day later, Rosenstein appointed Mueller , who was at the helm of ...


Scalise's condition upgraded to serious: He 'is speaking with his loved ones'

Jack Sava leaves a news conference in Washington , Friday, June 16, 2017, about the condition of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La. who was shot in Ale...


Deep-rooted conspiracy behind Darjeeling violence: Mamata

Puffs of white smoke rose above Darjeeling's streets Saturday as dozens of riot police clashed with angry crowds shouting slogans demanding the creation of a ...


United States congressman Scalise still in critical condition: hospital

Rep. Steve Scalise is still in critical condition, but his health is improving, the Congressman's surgeon said two days after Scalise was shot at a practice...


Dennis Rodman returns from N.Korea

He suffered a "severe neurological injury", a University of Cincinnati Medical Center spokeswoman revealed Thursday. Unlike in a coma, patients with unrespon...


Scalise's condition improves, but more operations and long hospital stay expected

Scalise arrived at the hospital in a critical state, facing "an imminent risk of death ", Sava said . Because the bullet shattered, there may be hundreds of f...


President Trump expected to announce new policy on Cuba

These types of trips focused on connecting US travelers with Cubans in their communities and homes, creating an educational environment where travelers can expe...


Solidarity March in Minneapolis, day after Yanez verdict

After being urged by YWCA St. Paul chair Beverly Jones Heydinger to "move beyond 'The Nice, ' " the participants broke into clusters to discuss their reactions ...


USA congressman Scalise still in critical condition: Hospital

NPR congressional correspondent Susan Davis joins us now. A former congressional aide was hospitalized. Crystal and David have been family to us for years, and ...


Weapons used in Republican baseball shooting appear legally bought

This year's game was scheduled for Thursday at Nationals Park in Washington , but after a gunman opened fire on the Republican team's practice in nearby Al...


The complex issues of the Russian Federation probe, special counsel

Since the day Donald Trump has fired FBI Director James Comey , the president is not really able to shut the rumors and the facts swirling around the Russi...


Bipartisan Love is On Deck for Congressional Baseball Game

Dr Jack Sava described how a bullet from an assault rifle entered Mr Scalise's hip and went through his pelvis, shattering blood vessels, bones and internal o...


Senate passes new sanctions on Iran, Russia

The legislation sets up a review process that would require Trump to get Congress' approval before taking any action to ease, suspend or lift any sanctions on...


Congressional Baseball Game carries on, one day after shooting

Jack Sava, director of trauma at Washington MedStar Hospital Center, briefing reporters. Speaking in Miami on Friday, Trump said Scalise "took a bullet fo...


Republican lawmaker Steve Scalise, shot by gunman on Wednesday, making steady recovery

His condition is critical, and he will require additional operations. The doctors said that while Scalise remains in critical condition , they "are encoura...


Senate Backs Sanctions on Russian Federation over US Election Hacking

In a rare show of bipartisanship on foreign policy, the Senate voted overwhelmingly on Thursday for a bill that would toughen sanctions on Russian Federation ...


Here are the Southern Californians playing in the charity congressional baseball game

Since then he has had more than one surgery and doctors expect he will continue to have more in the near future. The crowd started clapping and chanting U...


US Lawmaker Steve Scalise Improving After Baseball Field Shooting

MedStar Washington Hospital Center Director of Trauma Dr. Jack Sava leaves a news conference in Washington , Friday, June 16, 2017 , about the condition o...


JB Holmes one shot off US Open lead heading into weekend

Rose was also vulnerable at two over, a score that left him one shot outside the cut line with Friday's later starters still to tee off. World number two McI...


Baseball field shooting captures both sides of the nation's gun control debate

Calling the incident outrageous, the 2016 vice presidential Democratic nominee told reporters he hopes for a quick recovery of Louisiana Republican Rep. After a...


Congress plays baseball for charity one day after shooting

Ticket sales picked up after Wednesday's shooting , eventually setting an attendance record, the organizers said, as attendees such as Alexander Hilten, 16, of...