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Florida Panthers protect defense, leave scoring open for Vegas in expansion draft

Vladislav Namestnikov, Nate Schmidt , Sami Vatanen, and Jason Zucker are also included in the list of draft players that could be picked by the Vegas Golden Knights. "There's a lot of unprotected goalies out there", Chayka said. The situation on defense was made far more clear when Gorton chose to buy out the three years remaining on veteran defenseman Dan Giradi's contract, making the three protected defensemen Ryan McDonagh, Marc Staal and Nick Holden.


Congressman Scalise's condition improves after another surgery

Congressman Scalise's condition improves after another surgery

Scalise's condition was upgraded to "serious", from "critical" after undergoing another surgery on Saturday, according to a statement from Dr. Jack Sava, the director of trauma at the MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He has undergone several surgeries since Wednesday's shooting. Hodgkinson was shot by police and died of his injuries. Scalise, 51, who represents a district in Louisiana and is the House majority whip, had previously been listed in critical condition .


Wife of DC Gunman: 'I Can't Believe He Did This'

Wife of DC Gunman: 'I Can't Believe He Did This'

She did not want to discuss her husband's politics. Fellow YMCA patrons saw him there most mornings working on his laptop. "He would say "yeah I agree" or something like that", said former Alexandria Mayor Bill Euille, who got to know Hodgkinson over the course of about six to eight weeks.



Senate passes Russia sanctions bill, pushing back against Trump

The Russia sanctions amendment was added to an Iranian sanctions bill on the Senate floor after a deal was struck earlier this week between the Republican and Democratic heads of the Senate Foreign Relations and Banking Committees. Tillerson was noncommittal about a package of new Russian Federation sanctions during testimony Tuesday before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.



Trump not under investigation in Russia probe

On CNN's State of the Union , Sekulow sought to account for any confusion over Trump's apparently precise words by saying the president could not "in a tweet, include all that is there". The tweets came shortly after Rosenstein issued his unusual statement that appeared to be warning about the accuracy of such reports . It's been another big week in the investigation into Russian meddling in the USA elections.


Nelson whiffs 10 in 1st CG as Brewers nip Padres 2-1

Nelson whiffs 10 in 1st CG as Brewers nip Padres 2-1

San Diego Padres' Cory Spangenberg is congratulated in the dugout after his home run against the Milwaukee Brewers during the eleventh inning of a baseball game, Saturday, June 17, 2017, in Milwaukee. We have to keep the ball down, that's what it is. The Brewers hit three of their own, including an inside-the-park homer by Orlando Arcia that put Milwaukee on the board in the third.