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People Trump Addresses Congressional Baseball Crowd to Call for Unity: 'Let's Play Ball'
Author: 0 Trump Addresses Congressional Baseball Crowd to Call for Unity: 'Let's Play Ball'

Louisiana Congressman Steve Scalise remains in critical condition, but his vital signs have "stabilized" two days after being shot during a congressional baseball practice on Wednesday, hospital officials announced Friday. Once recovered, Scalise will be able to walk and hopefully run, the doctor said. He also offered love ad prayers to Rep. Scalise and his family. U.S.

People OH man charged in 2 killings, suspect in 3 more slayings
Author: 0 OH man charged in 2 killings, suspect in 3 more slayings

Brinkman was arrested early Tuesday after a nine-hour standoff on Valley Forge Drive in Brunswick. Although he was "Facebook friends" with Suzanne Taylor, authorities are unsure how well the suspect knew the victim or her daughters. Authorities say they apparently were shot. No further details were available on the North Royalton case Tuesday afternoon. The sheriff said Brinkman is believed at one time to have been a boyfriend of one of the Johns' daughters.

Author: 0 Trump tweet appears to confirm he's under investigation

News has reported that federal investigators are examining whether the president attempted to obstruct justice . On Thursday, The Washington Post reported that Mueller's investigation has now expanded to include potential obstruction of justice by Donald Trump .

People London fire: Queen Elizabeth issues somber message after site visit
Author: 0 London fire: Queen Elizabeth issues somber message after site visit

Grief over a London high-rise tower fire that killed dozens turned to outrage Friday amid reports that the materials used in a recen. Rescue personnel have had difficulty reaching the top floors of the charred, 24-story tower. Around 70 people are missing, according to Britain's Press Association, and identification of the victims is proving very hard. If the number is confirmed, it would make the Grenfell Tower blaze the deadliest in London since World War Two.

Author: 0 WH: Trump Has 'No Intention' of Firing Mueller

Adam Kinzinger said. Trump advisers and confidants describe the president as increasingly angry over the investigation, yelling at television sets in the White House carrying coverage and insisting he is the target of a conspiracy to discredit - and potentially end - his presidency.

Author: 0 United States troops killed, 2 injured by Afghan soldier

A USA official confirmed that at least two US soldiers had been killed . The Pentagon said in a statement it was "aware of an incident in eastern Afghanistan". In recent months, the Taliban have captured several districts in Helmand and put provincial capital Lashkar Gah under pressure. There are some 8,400 US troops stationed in Afghanistan.

People Bill Cosby criminal case: 'Mistrial' declared
Author: 0 Bill Cosby criminal case: 'Mistrial' declared

The judge then declared a mistrial . The 44-year-old Constand, however, testified during the trial that the pills Cosby gave her at his home outside Philadelphia in 2004 left her powerless to fight off his advances. Cosby has said any sexual activity was consensual. "I just want to wish all of the fathers a happy Father's Day", Cosby said. Cosby had broken barriers as the first black actor to star in a network show, "I Spy", in the 1960s and, two decades later, created the top-ranked ...

Author: 0 US Republican Steve Scalise shows signs of improvement after shooting

Scalise, 51, is among four people shot by a gunman at a House Republican baseball practice Wednesday in the Washington suburbs. Scalise was rushed to a hospital with a gunshot wound to the hip, which doctors said caused severe internal bleeding while damaging bones, organs and blood vessels.

Author: 0 Qatar to Continue Gas Delivery to UAE Despite Diplomatic Row

Ankara is at the forefront of efforts to defuse a diplomatic crisis that led Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates ( UAE ) and Bahrain , as well as Egypt and other countries, to sever ties with Qatar , which is a strong ally of Turkey. The so-called "Islamic State" group claimed responsibility for the attacks. At the same time , Turkey is eager to maintain workable relations with Iran, Saudi Arabia's foe.

Author: 0 May admits London fire response 'not good enough'

That's what residents of London's 24-story Grenfell Tower had been told to do, but the strategy failed early Wednesday when flames that began on a lower floor spread shockingly fast and quickly engulfed the entire building. London's Metropolitan Police confirmed Friday they had launched a criminal investigation into the incident. The London Fire Brigade dispatched more than 200 firefighters, at least 40 fire engines and about 20 ambulance crews in an effort to battle the inferno.

People Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires
Author: 0 Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires

Local town hall chief Valdemar Alves, speaking shortly before the death toll was made official, said there were villages which were "completely surrounded by flames and in great danger". The victims were caught in the fire as they tried to flee, officials said. Spain has sent two water-bombing planes to help their neighbour fight the fires .

Author: 0 Trump says James Comey's testimony about Mike Flynn's probe is not true

Trump once suggested in a tweet that he may have taped conversations with Comey. "[I] replied only that '[Flynn] is a good guy'". Trump cryptically refused to say whether those private exchanges were taped - a matter at the heart of the conflicting accounts of what passed between them at a time when Comey was leading an FBI investigation into Russia's interference in the presidential election and its ties to the Trump campaign.

Author: 0 Xi snubs Sharif in Astana over China duo's killing in Pakistan

The Chinese president also met leaders of Russia , Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan and the king of Spain who is in Astana for a world expo held alongside the SCO summit , according to the local media. The Prime Minister further said that India appreciates China's support for its accession to the SCO and wishes to strengthen cooperation with China under the SCO framework.

Author: 0 Trump not under investigation for firing ex-FBI chief Comey - lawyer

Wallace asked Sekulow if Trump believes that Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein, who wrote a memo criticizing Comey's handling of the Clinton email investigation, has done anything wrong. Yet Trump's angry tweets on Friday underscored the near-impossible challenge his advisers and legal team have in trying to get him to avoid weighing in on an active probe.

Author: 0 United States college student released by North Korea home, but in coma

Former NBA basketball player Dennis Rodman arrives at Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing, Tuesday, June 13, 2017. In November 2014, USA spy chief James Clapper went to Pyongyang to bring home Matthew Miller, who had ripped up his visa when entering the country and was serving a six-year sentence on an espionage charge, and Korean-American missionary Kenneth Bae, who had been sentenced to 15 years for alleged anti-government activities.

Author: 0 HUD Secretary Ben Carson: Give Robert Mueller a chance on Russian Federation probe

Hours later, a source close to Trump's outside legal team said Trump did not intend his tweet to be confirmation of the investigation but rather was reacting to a Washington Post story on Wednesday about the probe. "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" The newspaper said the information came from officials who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly.

Author: 0 Three US troops killed after Afghan soldier opened fire

Insider or so-called "green-on-blue" attacks have been an ongoing threat to US military personnel in Afghanistan . The attacker was also killed . Attacks on Afghan troops by U.S. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of these American heroes". The US Defense Department is conducting investigation, Pentagon said in a statement.

People Taliban Attack Kills Five Afghan Police, Injures 15
Author: 0 Taliban Attack Kills Five Afghan Police, Injures 15

It took Afghan security forces most of the day to kill the last gunmen, who had barricaded themselves in a kitchen in the compound, according to police. It was the second such insider attack by an Afghan soldier in the past week. Assadullah Sherzad, spokesman for the ANP in Paktia, told Anadolu Agency a suicide auto bombing close to the main gate of the police headquarters at around 7.00 a.m.

People N. Korea Rejects New UNSC Resolution, Vows to Continue Nuke Program
Author: 0 N. Korea Rejects New UNSC Resolution, Vows to Continue Nuke Program

Beijing often rails against the United States , Japan and other countries for what it sees as interference in the South China Sea , insisting it is for claimant countries involved in disputes to work them out. "The United States will continue to seek a peaceful, diplomatic resolution to this situation", U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley told the council, adding that the U.S.

Author: 0 Trump not under investigation, says lawyer

Barak Cohen, a former Justice Department lawyer and now a defense attorney specialising in white-collar crime and investigations, said there was no requirement that the special counsel notify Trump he was under investigation, so the lack of such notice meant nothing.

Author: 0 Trump returns to Florida to unveil Cuba policy

Trump wants to see improved human rights, free elections and the release of political prisoners, officials said. "America has rejected the Cuban people's oppressors", Trump said in a crowded, sweltering auditorium. Significantly, the new directive will not affect those elements of the normalization begun by Obama in December 2014 that are popular with younger Cuban Americans and others who have taken full advantage of them.

Author: 0 Amir confident of being fit for Champions Trophy cricket final

Zaman was brilliant but Amir overshadowed him with a game-changing opening spell that accounted for Rohit Sharma , Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan. Earlier, Pakistan made 338 for four after losing the toss with opener Fakhar Zaman's 114 his maiden one-day global hundred in just his fourth match at this level.