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Small plane crashes into auto parked at church; pilot injured


Someone went outside to check it out and informed the church there was a plane crash in the parking lot. The aircraft is a 2005 model owned by M3 Aero Inc. One adult male was seriously injured and transported to the hospital. Two registered nurses, who are church members, rushed out to assist the injured pilot until rescue workers arrived. Read More »

Got info on Hodgkinson? FBI wants you to call


Sen. Sanders says suspected shooter reportedly volunteered on his campaign: "I am sickened by this despicable act .I condemn this action". Hodgkinson volunteered for the presidential campaign of Bernie Sanders , who condemned the attack "in the strongest possible terms". Read More »

US Open at a glance

I wasn't immediately sure what the object was because it was deflated. The opening morning also saw drama near the course, when an airship filming aerial images caught fire and crashed. That's definitely been something that's been nice to have on days where you're not exactly on and just understanding and freeing yourself up because you know if you might miss something it's, 'OK, I'll just get it up-and-down.' I've been driving it well. Read More »

China blast hurts children at nursery


Eight people were in a critical condition and receiving treatment at a Xuzhou hospital. Police said the explosion occurred at the entrance to the Chuangxin Kindergarten in the city of Xuzhou Fengxian county in Jiangsu province on Thursday. Read More »

VP Pence lauds officers who defended congressman

Calipari described his interaction with Capitol Police officer David Bailey in a series of Tweets Wednesday afternoon. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is in critical condition after the shooter, James Hodgkinson of IL, shot him in the hip. Read More »

Year After Slippery Escape, Warren Jeffs' Brother Is Caught


The Minnehaha County, South Dakota jail has a new occupant, and he hails from Colorado City, Arizona and Hildale, Utah; it's Lyle Jeffs! "Now that he's going to be back in the loving embrace of law enforcement, we will try to patch together a timeline of where he was, and whom he interacted, and that's a typical thing", Barnhart said. Read More »

Gov. Abbott uses veto to block 50 mostly low-profile bills

Now, Gov. Abbott has asked lawmakers to pass anti-LGBTQ legislation during a special session beginning July 18. "This law was never about the best interests of Texans or of children, but about forwarding a political agenda to codify the permission to discriminate against LGBTQ Texans into state law". Read More »

Suspected gunman identified in DC-area shooting


Posts from past year show he was adamantly opposed to Clinton, and, after the election, to President Donald Trump . The gunman was identified as James T. Members of Congress were practising for a baseball game that was scheduled for Thursday night at Nationals Park. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), among the lawmakers at the scene, spoke to MSNBC via phone after the incident. Read More »

Donald Trump blasts 'phony' obstruction of justice media report

Trump said that the report is a "phony story". Democratic senators have seized on the possibility of a third meeting to suggest that Sessions has not been forthcoming about the extent of his communications with the ambassador. The leaders of the Senate Intelligence committee said in a statement issued Wednesday that they "look forward to future engagements" with Robert Mueller . Read More »

Video captures blimp catch fire and crash at US Open


One social media user said that people parachuted to safety, but a company spokesman said exiting the blimp by parachute is not possible. The company does not know what caused the crash, which occurred as the blimp was advertising for a client near the U.S. Read More »

Rep. Steve Scalise Still in Critical Condition, 'Has Improved,' Hospital Officials Say


Three of Hodgkinson's five victims remain hospitalized, including Scalise, who is in critical condition after being shot in the hip; he needs to undergo another round of surgery. He had a social media page filled with criticism of Republicans and the Trump administration. Many members of the congressional GOP baseball team were huddled in a dugout while Capitol police - who were part of Scalise's security detail - and local Alexandria police engaged in a shootout with Hodgkinson. Read More »

Escaped Georgia inmates captured, authorities say

This vehicle was spotted by law enforcement and the suspects abandoned the vehicle and fled on foot. That's where the trail goes cold. "We know a burglary was perpetrated by them". The search for the "dangerous beyond belief" escaped inmates accused of killing two correctional officers is over, authorities confirmed. He wasn't sure whether they were cellmates at Baldwin State Prison immediately prior to the escape . Read More »

Falling: McIlroy, Day endure nightmare rounds at US Open

Open at Pinehurst in 2014, and Johnson, who won a year ago at Oakmont, joined Spieth in an early-morning three-ball featuring the past three U.S. Open champions. I think people misunderstood me a little bit (when he posted video of fescue on social media). "You don't often see that in a U.S. Open", Hadwin said. Read More »

At impasse, Cosby jury goes back to work on verdict


After they were directed to try to reach a verdict, the sequestered jurors deliberated for nine hours before asking to go back to their hotel. One, more upbeat, nodded along. Nearly immediately after the judge ordered jurors back to their deliberations, Cosby publicist Andrew Wyatt took to a podium outside the courthouse saying the deadlock showed Cosby was not guilty. Read More »

Judge to hear challenge to new Indiana abortion restrictions


An underage girl can go to court to get consent for an abortion if she can't get consent from her parents. Under current IN law, girls under 18 must either get their parents' consent to have an abortion or seek a judge's permission. But Barker questioned what would happen if no birth certificate were available. Fisher said no and further said the provisions of the new law were within the state's authority because it advances a government interest, specifically the interest of enabling ... Read More »

Trump hits back over 'obstruction of justice' claims

Those officials are: Dan Coats , the director of national intelligence; Michael Rogers, the head of the National Security Agency; and Richard Ledgett, the former NSA deputy director. The emergence of the obstruction of justice inquiry may make it more hard for Trump to have Mueller removed. All week, some of Trump's most ardent defenders, including his son Donald Trump Jr., his White House counselor Kellyanne Conway and friend and occasional adviser Newt Gingrich have questioned the probe ... Read More »

Male senators accused of interrupting Kamala Harris because of her gender


This means that Harris-who holds an undergraduate degree from the pre-eminent and most unapologetically black university in America, Howard University, and a law degree from Berkeley's Hastings College of Law-developed early an extraordinary degree of cultural dexterity-and self-confidence that is a bulwark in the face of sexism and racism that is often subtle, yet no less pernicious, than racism of the Deep South variety. Read More »

U.S. college student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio

Fred and Cindy Warmbier said they were informed that North Korean officials had told USA envoys that Warmbier became ill from botulism sometime after his March trial and fell into a coma after taking a sleeping pill . His parents say he has been in a coma and was medically evacuated. The logistics were in place by Thursday. The family said they were told by North Korean officials, through contacts with American envoys, that Warmbier fell ill from botulism sometime after his ... Read More »

Blimp catches fire and crashes near US Open, injuring pilot, reports say

Open might make you think that Erin Hills is hosting the John Deere Classic and not a major, but the low scores on Thursday did provide plenty of thrills for the USGA's national championship. Having a win this year at (the) Honda (Classic), being in contention at majors in the past, and having The Players win has definitely done a lot for me. Read More »

Robert Mueller's Future in Jeopardy?

In a letter sent to both committee chairs, Sessions said that he would send Rosenstein to the appropriations hearings, since "some members [of the committees] have publicly stated their intention to focus their questions on issues related to the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, from which I have recused". Read More »