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Rep. Steve Scalise's Condition Upgraded to 'Serious'

Griner and Bailey have been hailed as heroes after taking down the shooter. Rep. Jeff Duncan, who was at the practice on Wednesday and spoke to the shooter minutes before the assault began, told ABC News he has a staffer who specifically coordinates events with local law enforcement in his SC district.


Sen. Murphy: Trump's Policy is to 'Do the Opposite'

Sen. Murphy: Trump's Policy is to 'Do the Opposite'

During the campaign, Candidate Trump slammed Obama's Cuba policy, telling a crowd in Miami: "All the concessions that Barack Obama has granted the Castro regime were done through executive order, which means the next president can reverse them".


Chris Ruddy Says He Did Not Speak With Trump About Firing Mueller

Chris Ruddy Says He Did Not Speak With Trump About Firing Mueller

Congressman Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House of Representatives, said he has "confidence" in Mueller. No 2 official at US Justice Department told Congress that Robert Mueller , the special counsel investigating Russia's alleged interference in 2016 US presidential election, will have "the full degree of independence" he needs.



Escaped Georgia prison inmates recaptured in Tennessee

Dubose and Donnie Russell Rowe escaped after killing two prison guards during a bus transport in Georgia . The pair were driving 33 inmates between prisons when Rowe and Dubose overpowered them and then used the their own guns to kill them about 6.45am on Tuesday, authorities have said .


Hawaii Passes Law Committing to Paris Climate Agreement

Hawaii Passes Law Committing to Paris Climate Agreement

Just days before North Korea fired land-to-ship missiles off its east coast, Pyongyang slammed President Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement, calling Trump's move a "shortsighted and silly decision". "We will also continue to reach out to the U.S. federal government to discuss this matter of critical importance for all humankind, and to identify areas of shared interest for collaboration, including on emissions reductions", he said.


Cosby Rape Trial Goes To The Jury; Defense Called Only One Witness

Cosby Rape Trial Goes To The Jury; Defense Called Only One Witness

It was read to them by the judge. That means a conviction would put Cosby in prison at least until he is 84 years old, based on state sentencing guidelines. At the time, she was director of operations for the women's basketball team at Cosby's alma mater, Temple University . His deposition was sealed for years until a judge released parts in 2015 at the request of The Associated Press, prompting a new set of prosecutors to take a fresh look at the case.