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'It Would Have Been a Massacre': Capitol Police Hailed as Heroes

The two sides use the game to raise money for charity . But he's attended many and was "distressed like everybody else" when he heard about Wednesday morning's attack. "He was rushing to get dressed and attend to the emergency". Jenkins said without Scalise's security detail, "we would be in a very, very different situation now".


Southern Baptists Condemn 'Alt-Right' Movement

Southern Baptists Condemn 'Alt-Right' Movement

The original version of McKissic's resolution went into even more detail, stating: 'There has arisen in the United States a growing menace to political order and justice that seeks to reignite social animosities, reverse improvements in race relations, divide our people, and foment hatred, classism, and ethnic cleansing.this toxic menace, self-identified among some of its chief proponents as "White Nationalism" and the "Alt-Right", must be opposed for the totalitarian impulses, xenophobic ...



Trump blasts report on possible obstruction of justice probe

Charles Hurt, editorial page editor of the conservative Washington Times , summarized his view of Comey's testimony: "The only verified leaker exposed: Jim Comey". But Trump undercut that version May 11 , telling NBC News that the firing was in response to Comey's handling of the Russian Federation investigation.


Congressional ballgame to go on despite shooting

Congressional ballgame to go on despite shooting

He said he's unsure of who the shooter's target was. "You never expect a baseball field in America to feel like being back in a combat zone in Iraq", said Ohio Rep. In the wake of the shooting, the House of Representatives canceled legislative business for the day, and security was increased around the White House.


MO Senate passes abortion legislation in special session

MO Senate passes abortion legislation in special session

Pro-abortion rights supporters are rallying at the Missouri Capitol in opposition to Republican proposals to further regulate the procedure. Updated at 6:30 a.m. Other proposals up for debate include a measure that would nullify a St. Louis ordinance that bans discrimination in housing and employment based on "reproductive health decisions", such as abortion or pregnancies.