• Rep. Williams' staff member injured in Virginia shooting; gunman is identified
Rep. Williams' staff member injured in Virginia shooting; gunman is identified

According to Barth's LinkedIn , he started working with the Williams' office in September 2016. Congressman Williams was not shot, however a member of his staff was shot and is receiving medical attention. Police say they got here in about 3 or 4 minutes and I'm sure that's the case but it was a long time, they say 60 shots were fired but without...

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  • $1 million in methamphetamine candy seized in Houston suburb
$1 million in methamphetamine candy seized in Houston suburb

The sheriff's office believes the woman may have lived inside the home prior to the drug bust. Investigators believe Mack may have lived at the home prior to the bust and returned to burglarize the residence and steal the drug-laced sweets, according to the station.

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  • Tim Farron resigns as Lib Dem leader citing incompatibility with Christian faith
Tim Farron resigns as Lib Dem leader citing incompatibility with Christian faith

Mr Farron faced intense criticism during the election campaign for failing to answer questions about his position on homosexuality. He has now resigned as leader, according to reports . Asked why his answer had changed, he said: "I'm quite careful about how I talk about my faith". The few gains the Lib Dems made last week - such as Eastbourne ...

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  • Ireland gets first gay Prime Minister in Leo Varadkar
Ireland gets first gay Prime Minister in Leo Varadkar

He oversaw several years of painful austerity as part of attempts to stabilise the Republic's finances. He says it's "a milestone day" for him as he steps down. In a statement after the party meeting, Mr Varadkar paid tribute to his colleague, Mr Coveney. Varadkar, who has held senior positions in the transport, tourism, sport, health and social ...

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  • Gunman Identified In Congressional Shooting
Gunman Identified In Congressional Shooting

Scalise , the House majority whip, is the No. 3 ranking Republican in Congress, which merits the security detail. The two Capitol police officers that were shot are in "good condition" and are being treated at a hospital, Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa said.

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  • Election dents Scottish nationalists' hopes for independence
Election dents Scottish nationalists' hopes for independence

The SNP will decide on the selection of a new group leader in the Commons during the meeting with Sturgeon . The SNP lost 21 seats in Wesminster which saw a handful of senior nationalists ousted from its seats as the Scottish Conservatives celebrated their best result in a General Election for over three decades.

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  • Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends peace fast
Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends peace fast

Appreciating Chief Minister on his decision to sit on fast Rajagopal PV said that it is good to see that the being elected leader of State he has faith in Gandhian principles but it is must that now farmers issues will be looked with much intensity legally.

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  • Sessions testifies before Senate Intelligence Committee
Sessions testifies before Senate Intelligence Committee

Sessions asked that his appearance be made public, according to a spokesperson with the Department of Justice. Addressing allegations that he had unreported meetings with Russian officials while he advised the Trump campaign, Sessions said he had already acknowledged two meetings past year with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak .

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  • Investigators request Trump/Comey tapes - if they exist
Investigators request Trump/Comey tapes - if they exist

He branded the president a liar and said Trump urged him to abandon the investigation into the former national security adviser Michael Flynn , an allegation Trump has denied . Trump abruptly fired Comey as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation on May 9, admitting later that the Russian Federation probe was on his mind at the tim...

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  • Tillerson faces strong pushback on diplomatic budget cuts
Tillerson faces strong pushback on diplomatic budget cuts

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., also participated in the negotiations and pushed for provisions that bars punished individuals from using family members to get around the sanctions. "The first responsibility of government is the security of its own citizens, and we will orient our diplomatic efforts toward fulfilling that commitment".

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  • Merkel: EU ready for Brexit negotiations
Merkel: EU ready for Brexit negotiations

That was also the broadly desired outcome in Brussels, where leaders believed that a stronger Ms May would be better able to cut compromise deals with the European Union and resist pressure from hard line pro-Brexit factions in her party which have called for Britain to reject European Union terms and, possibly, walk out without a deal.

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  • Trump cheerleaders turn on special counsel Mueller
Trump cheerleaders turn on special counsel Mueller

When asked to clarify the boundaries of Attorney General Sessions' recusal from the Russian Federation probe, Rosenstein said , "I know what we're investigating and (Sessions) does not". In his Senate testimony last week, Comey said Trump requested loyalty from him and asked that he drop an investigation into former national security adviser M...

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  • House Intelligence Committee asks White House for any Comey tapes
House Intelligence Committee asks White House for any Comey tapes

Trump also seized on Comey's revelation that after Trump fired him in May , he had given one of his memos about his interactions with the president to a friend to leak to the press. Sitting alone at a small table facing a bank of senators who fired question after question , Comey gave short, deliberative answers. "I hardly know the man...

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  • Uncharted 4: The Lost Legacy At Sony E3
Uncharted 4: The Lost Legacy At Sony E3

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy will highlight their shaky alliance and in the trailer, Nadine yells at Chloe and accuses her of lying. Nadine was the secondary antagonist in A Thief's End and now, she'll be teaming up with Chloe to go on a different journey.

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  • New Hyundai Kona reported to be in the works
New Hyundai Kona reported to be in the works

Likely a 147-horsepower, 2.0-liter base four-cylinder with a six-speed automatic transmission and a 175-hp, turbocharged 1.6-liter with a seven-speed dual clutch automatic. This engine will pair with a six-speed auto transmission The optional engine in the USA will likely be the 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that produces 175 horsepower and ...

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  • Jury re-watches 2 key videos in police shooting of motorist
Jury re-watches 2 key videos in police shooting of motorist

Castile's July 2016 killing received worldwide attention when his girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, who was in the vehicle with her 4-year-old daughter, live-streamed the immediate aftermath on Facebook. Reynolds said last week that she showed the video because she did not trust police. For the two counts of risky discharge of a firearm, jurors wil...

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  • Citi Bike Rider Struck, Killed By Charter Bus In Chelsea
Citi Bike Rider Struck, Killed By Charter Bus In Chelsea

Monday when he swerved to avoid a parked van and collided with a bus traveling in the same direction he was headed, according to the Times . He was rushed to Bellevue Hospital, where he was pronounced dead several hours later. Hanegby grew up in Israel and had been his nation's top-ranked tennis player as a teenager before joining the Israel Defen...

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  • Final Fantasy XV: Monster of the Deep Coming to PlayStation VR
Final Fantasy XV: Monster of the Deep Coming to PlayStation VR

Final Fantasy 15 Universe is available on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 4 Pro, PSVR, Xbox One, Google Play and the App Store. Square Enix revealed today that Final Fantasy XV will get an Xbox One update and to demonstrate what kind of graphics improvements fans can expect, they've also provided two 4K screenshots.

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  • Senate Crafting Legislation That Would Restrict Trump's Ability to Lift Sanctions
Senate Crafting Legislation That Would Restrict Trump's Ability to Lift Sanctions

United States senators reached an agreement on legislation imposing new sanctions on Russian Federation, including a provision that would prevent the White House from easing, suspending or ending sanctions without congressional approval.

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  • Trump calls Comey a liar
Trump calls Comey a liar

Today, Mr Trump was coy when asked about the tapes, telling media at the White House press conference, "I'll tell you about it over a very short period of time", he said . Trump continued to be coy about the possibility of there being recordings of his conversations with Comey, which he has suggested previously . "You're going to be very disapp...

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  • Senior Cabinet minister offer support to UK prime minister
Senior Cabinet minister offer support to UK prime minister

But May appears to be motivated by her desire to guarantee a majority in Parliament for a Queen's Speech - a key event in the parliamentary calendar in which the government lays out its policy agenda for the coming year. Michel Barnier urged Mrs May to "very quickly" start talks and appoint a negotiating team that is "stable, accountable and wit...

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  • White House says travel ban is 'fully lawful'
White House says travel ban is 'fully lawful'

WASHINGTON-White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer declined to say Monday if Attorney General Jeff Sessions will cite executive privilege to limit testimony he gives before Congress on Tuesday regarding conversations he had with President Donald Trump.

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  • Attorney General Jeff Sessions heatedly denies improper Russia contacts
Attorney General Jeff Sessions heatedly denies improper Russia contacts

A friend of Trump's said Monday that the President was considering taking just such a step. "He didn't recall this", Sessions told the Senate intelligence committee on Tuesday, "but I responded to his comment by agreeing that the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Justice needed to be careful to follow department policies reg...

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  • Turkey's Erdogan decries isolation of Qatar as 'inhumane', like a 'death penalty'
Turkey's Erdogan decries isolation of Qatar as 'inhumane', like a 'death penalty'

Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu held a joint meeting with Saudi Arabian, Bahraini and Emirati envoys in Turkey's capital Ankara . Trump's focus on Qatar is said to be part of a larger regional strategy that focuses on strangling financial support for terror organizations that long benefited from Arab governments turning a blind eye to the is...

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  • United Nations repeats criticism of Ireland's 'cruel and inhumane' abortion laws
United Nations repeats criticism of Ireland's 'cruel and inhumane' abortion laws

Ireland broadly bans abortion, with the sole exception for risk to the mother's life. Fatal foetal abnormalities include where the foetus has under-developed vital organs such as the heart and brain, which would mean if the pregnancy went to full term the baby would either be stillborn or die within hours of birth.

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  • Worthing MP helps drag Bercow to speaker's chair
Worthing MP helps drag Bercow to speaker's chair

The House fell silent when Conservative former minister Ken Clarke, the Father of the House, asked if anyone opposed a motion for Mr Bercow's reappointment. It was the first time MPs had met in the House of Commons since Mrs May's catastrophic General Election gamble backfired and the Conservatives lost their overall majority last Thursday.

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  • Heated exchange between Sen. Wyden, Attorney General Sessions
Heated exchange between Sen. Wyden, Attorney General Sessions

Risch then said, "Mr. Sessions , has any person from the White House or the administration, including the president of the United States, either directed you or asked you to do any unlawful or illegal act since you've been Attorney General of the United States?" "Further, I have no knowledge of any such conversations by anyone connected to the Tr...

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  • Jeff Sessions to testify before Senate intel committee today
Jeff Sessions to testify before Senate intel committee today

Comey said he was uncomfortable and that he "implored" Sessions to make sure he was never left alone with Trump again. "He didn't recall this, but I responded to his comment by agreeing that the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Justice needed to be careful to follow department policy regarding appropriate contacts with the Whit...

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  • AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller
AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller

Mueller has been criticized by some Republicans who suggest he may have a conflict of interest because of his close relationship with former FBI Director James Comey , who was sacked by Trump in May. "This thing stinks to high heaven", Gohmert said. Said Ryan: "I know Bob Mueller ". Richardson refused and resigned, as did Deputy Attorn...

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  • Saudi Arabia and allies hail Trump warning to Qatar
Saudi Arabia and allies hail Trump warning to Qatar

Egypt and two other countries cut diplomatic ties with their neighbor, Qatar, early this week, accusing the small nation of supporting organizations they regard as terrorist, such as the Muslim Brotherhood . Qatar has dismissed as "baseless" a terrorism blacklist published by Saudi Arabia and its allies which linked individuals and organisations...

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