The congressman-doctor who treated Scalise on the ball field

Eastern and taken to the hospital, including the House Majority Whip, Representative Steve Scalise of Louisiana, and a staffer for Texas Rep. Roger Williams , who is said to be in stable condition . "It is pretty well known at the neighbourhood who those folks are on the baseball field and where we practice". Security has been increased at the U.S. Read More

Saudi Arabia says Qatar airspace closure to protect citizens from threats

Saudi Arabia says Qatar airspace closure to protect citizens from threats

Qatar's finance minister said on Monday the world's richest country per capita has the resources to endure and played down the economic toll of the confrontation. Qatar "must take decisive action to deal once and for all with its extremist problem - to shut down this funding, stop interfering in its neighbors' internal affairs, and end its media incitement and radicalisation", he wrote. Read More

Truah letter calls on Israel to end occupation, create Palestinian state

Re: " The Six-Day War: 50 years later " (Daily Camera, June 4): Ira Chernus commits a multitude of errors, some by commission, some by omission, in blaming Israel along with the United States for the absence of peace between Israelis and Palestinians. Read More

Houston bars opening early for Comey testimony watch parties

Nearly immediately, journalists and curious observers went looking for more details about the man Comey referred only as "a close friend who is a professor at Columbia law school". The president has not yet publicly denied the specifics of Comey's accounts but has broadly challenged his credibility, tweeting last month Comey "better hope there are no "tapes" of the conversations. Read More

Macron confirms third French victim in London attack

Pakistan-born Khuram Butt, 27, and Rachid Redouane , 30, both from Barking , were the other two attackers. United Kingdom police revealed on Monday the identities of two attackers that helped carry out Saturday's terrorist attack in London . Read More

Senators try to quiet Kamala Harris, but she doesn't back down

Senator Harris questioned assistant attorney general Rosenstein about the potential for Director Mueller to be fired, and whether he would endorse Mueller to be fully independent, based on the authority of the assistant attorney general. Before the hearing, Harris reminded her social media followers that this is real life in a post about how she planned to question Comey. " Kamala Harris is so obsessed with advocating for illegal aliens", Levin said of the exchange, adding that the ... Read More

Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs

Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs

Dershowitz for Fox News, " Comey's statement fails to deliver the smoking gun Democrats craved". Coats focused more on if he felt any pressure. "But I don't think we should lose sight of the basic fact that Russian Federation attacked us and that we have to be prepared to respond". Read More

GOP shrugs off Comey revelations, sticks with Trump

GOP shrugs off Comey revelations, sticks with Trump

President Donald Trump declined on Friday to say whether recordings of his private conversations with fired FBI director James Comey exist, one day after Comey told congressional investigators that the president tried to pressure him to drop the bureau's investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn . Read More

Naked Florida Man Flees Accident, Then Damages Two Police Cars

Naked Florida Man Flees Accident, Then Damages Two Police Cars

Witnesses said that when Humphries couldn't get into the auto, he urinated on the vehicle. Authorities say a Florida man got out of his vehicle after a crash, stripped off his clothes, walked away from the scene and then damaged a door of the responding deputy's patrol auto. Read More

Trump tells Qatar to stop funding terrorism

In a preliminary report published late on Wednesday, the investigators did not say who they held responsible for the hack but said that both Britain and the United States were helping with their inquiry. military action in the region and the campaign against Isis". Bahrain and Egypt severed relations with Qatar on Monday, accusing it of supporting Islamist militants and their arch-adversary Iran-charges Qatar calls baseless. Read More

McCain says his confusing questions resulted from tiredness

Comey added an element of intrigue to the hearings when he said he knew of a "variety of reasons" why Attorney General Jeff Sessions' involvement in the Russian Federation investigation would be problematic but that he couldn't discuss those reasons "in an open setting". Read More

Greg Gianforte Apologizes for Body-Slamming Reporter; Wins Montana Election

Greg Gianforte Apologizes for Body-Slamming Reporter; Wins Montana Election

Gianforte, a Republican, won a special election in Montana Thursday to replace former Rep. Ryan Zinke , who left the seat to serve as secretary of the Interior. "I should not have responded in the way that I did", Gianforte said. Mr. Gianforte now faces misdemeanor assault charges. And I just ask you to bear with me. Read More

Trump honors fallen soldiers and Gold Star families in Memorial Day speech

Trump honors fallen soldiers and Gold Star families in Memorial Day speech

Secretary Kelly himself made headlines this weekend, downplaying the significance of Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner looking to open a backchannel line of communication with Russian Federation during the transition. The President's first Memorial Day address comes as his administration is pushing back against reports his son-in-law and senior advisor, Jared Kushner tried to set up secret communications with Russian Federation. Read More

Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russia investigation

Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russia investigation

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House Russia investigators subpoena Flynn, Cohen

According to a statement from the committee, they're requesting " testimony, personal documents and business records". "We will continue to pursue this investigation wherever the facts may lead", they added. The committee's announcement doesn't detail whether the subpoenas to Flynn and Cohen contain specific deadlines. The inclusion of Cohen in the congressional investigations, which parallel an FBI probe headed by former FBI director and recently appointed special counsel Robert Mueller, ... Read More

Trump, EPA chief meet ahead of decision on climate change

Trump, EPA chief meet ahead of decision on climate change

Mr Guterres made no direct mention of Mr Trump's wavering, but said: "If any government doubts the global will and need for this accord , that is reason for all others to unite even stronger and stay the course". We are seeing new industries. "The big question is whether a USA withdrawal would lead to US investors and utilities actually starting to build new plants that commit to high future emissions", said Myles Allen, professor of geosystem science at the University of Oxford's ... Read More

Two Australians confirmed dead in London Bridge terror attack

Australian media reported that she was from Loxton in southern Australia. Kirsty Boden (right). The South Australian woman feared to be dead after the London attacks. Her mother and brother cried on the way back from the airport, but found solace in the fact they would see her again soon - and that Sara had a large teddy bear with her, a gift from her brother on her 21st birthday. Read More

Reality Winner, Accused NSA Leaker, To Enter Not Guilty Plea

Reality Winner, Accused NSA Leaker, To Enter Not Guilty Plea

Victor will be inside the federal courthouse in Augusta, Georgia, Thursday for her second appearance before a federal judge on espionage charges. Investigators then found Winner's house in Augusta and arrested her while she was at home. Read More

Super Eagles Players arrive Uyo ahead of South Africa clash

Super Eagles Players arrive Uyo ahead of South Africa clash

Midfielder Ogenyi Onazi, who will lead out the Super Eagles on Saturday in the absence of recuperating captain Mikel John Obi, told thenff.com on Tuesday: " It is a big game, and we are one for the big occasion ". Zambia will play South Africa in an global friendly on June 13 2017. Nigeria's army on Saturday will include former junior worldwide Kelechi Iheanacho, who has scored in seven of his last eight matches for the Super Eagles , as well as record scorer in the Federation ... Read More

Courage and self-sacrifice of those who took a stand against London terrorists

Courage and self-sacrifice of those who took a stand against London terrorists

Roy revealed the group carried on attacking him and stabbed him eight times. "I stood in front of them trying to fight them off". Belfast boxer, Carl Frampton, has labelled a football fan who was stabbed eight times as he fought off the London attackers at the weekend as a "hero". Read More