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Scalise improves after more surgery while authorities track shooter's path


A playground near the baseball field is cordoned off with police tape as the investigation continue at the scene in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, June 15, 2017 , the day after House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La. He has been sedated, but has been brought out of sedation periodically and been able to recognize and communicate with his family, Sava said. Those close relationships, both from Republicans and Democrats is why DuBos says so many lawmakers are wishing Scalise well and are ... Read More »

Al Pacino To Play Joe Paterno In Upcoming HBO Original Movie


Directing the film will be Barry Levinson of Good Morning, Vietnam , Rain Man , Homicide: Life on the Streets and, more recently, Rock the Kasbah . The story revolves around the fall of Paterno , who was ensnared in the Sandusky sex abuse allegations. Federal Bureau of Investigation director Louis Freeh's report stated Paterno withheld facts and insinuated that the then-Penn State coach lobbied behind the scenes for the incident to go unreported. Read More »

The NBA Finals: The Rematch, Game 3

One nice thing about proposition bets is that they allow you to bet on specific players and performances depending on how you think the game will play out. There will be those who bash James for what happened next - he passed to Korver, who missed the shot - but that's nonsense. Thompson is 4-for-11 shooting with 11 rebounds for the series. Read More »

Miley Cyrus reveals her reason for staying clean


Clearly not shy in taking the mickey out of her previous druggie antics, she added: "It's like no one's ever died from weed, but no one's ever smoked as much as I did!" Miley confessed that her weed smoking game was on another level hence her conviction that her nightmare could happen if she didn't stop. Read More »

Trump makes disclosures on business assets

In the 98-page document, posted on the agency's website, $ 130 million of debt is reported to Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, a subsidiary of Deutsche Bank. It also served as the host of the American Petroleum Institute board meeting in March - an event that drew two members of Trump's Cabinet - while also making the family company a considerable fee. Read More »

Labour missed 'open goal' against Theresa May, says MP

The U.K. Independence Party, which won 12.6 percent in the last election, saw its vote share collapse : It earned just 2 percent of the vote and lost its only seat in Westminster. "It has to be said, young voters under 30 who disproportionately like the policies of Jeremy Corbyn were expected to turn out in quite low numbers and they turned out in droves yesterday and that really has pushed the agenda more in Jeremy Corbyn's favour and away from the conservatives who really tapped ... Read More »

Vehicle hits multiple pedestrians in north London

According to London Ambulance Service Deputy Director of Operations, Kevin Bate, "We have treated eight patients at the scene and taken them to three London hospitals". Eyewitnesses reported seeing police give emergency heart massage to at least one of the injured. "This is a awful incident", May said in an emailed statement. Read More »

UK PM Theresa May has '10 days to save her job'


Sophie #Khan , who represented the residents of the Lakanal House fire tragedy has advised Grenfell residents to demand an inquest rather than accept the public inquiry announced by Theresa May on Wednesday. "At No 10 yesterday, the Prime Minister assured the group that from now on residents would be consulted on a coordinated relief effort". "If it looks like they will be lost, you have to strike", he said. Read More »

Senate Democrat says any WH tapes due by Friday

Both the House and the Senate also have open investigations into whether Trump's presidential campaign colluded with Russian Federation to meddle in last year's election. The tweets came shortly after Mr Rosenstein issued his unusual statement that appeared to be warning about the accuracy of such reports. Rubio took a different tack, saying on CBS' "Face the Nation" Sunday that the president should "be welcoming this investigation". Read More »

Beyonce & Jay Z Welcome Their Twins!


It is usually a little hard for the oldest child to accept sharing their parents with the new family members. Speculation had been mounting in recent days that the star had given birth at a hospital in Los Angeles. Whether Obama's statement might be a clue, it is still not clear whether both twins are girls. Her hands cupped her very obviously pregnant belly. Richard Wilkins pressed The Voice Australia coach on whether she could comment on any "happy news" but Kelly gave nothing away. Read More »

Cuba rejects new USA policy, calls it 'archaic'

In response, the Cuban government late Friday said that any attempt to change the political system on the island would be destined to fail. Still, Cuba said it is willing to continue "respectful dialogue" with the U.S. senators promoting the freedom to travel to the Caribbean island. Its statement takes a swipe at the United States under Trump by noting issues that negatively affect Americans, including racial discrimination and gun violence, and controversial policies on immigration, ... Read More »

Seven dead after USS Fitzgerald naval ship collision


The Japan Maritime Self Defense Force ships JS Ohnami , JS Hamagiri , and JS Enshu joined the Japanese Coast Guard ships Izanami and Kano and USS Dewey (DDG 105) in the search for survivors. Three U.S. sailors , including the Fitzgerald's commanding officer, Cmdr. Cmdr. Bryce Benson was the first to be evacuated from the damaged vessel and is being treated at the USA naval hospital at Yokosuka . Read More »

New Jay Z Album Drops June 30, Sprint & TIDAL Exclusive


The rapper dropped a 30-second snippet of his track "Adnis" online Sunday night, with the album set to be released on Jun. 30 as a TIDAL and Sprint exclusive . "Our loyal, existing customers, and customers who switch to Sprint , can experience the album exclusively, plus access a complimentary six-month trial of TIDAL HiFi, giving them access to content they can't get anywhere else". Read More »

Sailors Killed in USS Fitzgerald Collision From San Diego

The bodies of seven US sailors missing after a Navy destroyer collided with a container ship off Japan were found in flooded berthing compartments, a defense official said. "The water flow was tremendous, and so there wasn't a lot of time in those spaces that were open to the sea". A search for the missing sailors had been conducted by ships and aircraft near the area of the collision for much of the day on Saturday. Read More »

USS Fitzgerald Collision: Everything We Know So Far

The U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet said three Fitzgerald crew members, including the captain, were evacuated from the that collided with a merchant ship off the coast of Japan . The container ship's left bow was dented and scraped, but it did not appear to have sustained any major structural damage. Conditions were clear at the time of the collision , though the area is particularly busy with sea traffic. Read More »

Bill Cosby Jury Deadlocked In Rape Trial, Judge Says "Try Again"

After 9 p.m., the judge said 12 hours of deliberation was long enough - and then instructed them to quit for the day. Soon after, Cosby protesters and supporters faced off in verbal confrontations outside the courthouse. "That does not mean that a verdict that takes several days will be a good thing for him, but if the jury takes time deliberating that means they are discussing reasonable doubt and if they can believe the complainant". Read More »

Scalise still in critical condition


WASHINGTON (AP) - Republicans and Democrats joined in a spirited, friendly rivalry Thursday at their annual Congressional Baseball game , many fresh from the penetrating horror of the ballfield shooting rampage a day earlier and all playing in honor of their grievously wounded colleague. Read More »

Lawmakers Present United Front at Annual Congressional Baseball Game Following Virginia Shooting

Senior US Republican congressman Steve Scalise is showing sign of improvement and is speaking with loved ones after being shot at a baseball game near Washington , DC last week. Three others were injured by the gunfire from suspected shooter James Hodgkinson , who was killed by police. Describing themselves as "much tougher" and "resilient" after the attack that united them in the way only survivors of mass shootings know too well, members separated themselves from yesterday's ... Read More »

Steve Scalise's surgeries successful so far, Cedric Richmond says


Richmond and many others pointed out that had Scalise missed practice Wednesday, his security detail would not have been there to thwart the attacker. Clyburn charged that Trump "is allowed to hide behind political correctness to say all kinds of things about people, and I'm a little bit sick and exhausted of people saying anything they want to say about anyone they want to say it about". Read More »

Durant delivers, Warriors champs

Rick Welts has been the president and COO of the Golden State Warriors since 2011, the same year he came out publicly as gay in an interview with the New York Times . Green had sat out this very game a year ago, suspended because of flagrant foul point accumulation after he swiped at James' groin in Game 4. "The last couple of days I've thought about it", he said. Read More »

Wonder Woman Director Patty Jenkins reveals her first thoughts on Gal Gadot


The domestic gross puts Jenkins - who proved detractors wrong for calling her a box office gamble with only the Academy Award-winning film Monster under her belt - firmly at the top of the list of successful female-directed films. The new film, starring Gal Gadot , fell slightly short of surpassing Fifty Shades' global opening total, which was £187 million, taking £5.82 million in the UK. Read More »