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Midler, millennial angst scoop Tony Awards

Miss Midler, during a long acceptance speech in which the orchestra tried to play her off, thanked "all the Tony voters, many of whom I've actually dated", as she collected her award for best actress in a musical . She concluded: " Bette Midler for president". The other big victor on the musical side was the blockbuster revival of Hello Dolly , which won four awards, including best revival of a musical , best featured actor ( Gavin Creel ) and best costumes.



House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, aides shot near baseball field in Virginia

After his visit, Trump tweeted calling for prayers for the congressman. "(But) I think Republicans and Democrats need to use this day to stand together and say stop", said Davis. and they were at the park within three minutes. "I held a cloth over the wound to stop the bleeding as Brad was getting some kind of scissors device to cut through the trousers to try to have better access to Steve Scalise's wound and his hip".


Calls for gun control likely revving up already

Calls for gun control likely revving up already

A gunman opened fire on Republican congressmen and their aides during a baseball practice ahead of Thursday's annual Congressional Baseball Game. "Disgusting", Republican Party of Virginia Chairman John Whitbeck said on Twitter. Healthcare and rational debate over gun control are for sissies, guns are for big strong men. Wednesday might have just been another day in America's dark and ongoing pattern of gun violence, but there is something particularly jarring about seeing members ...


'Let's vote all Republicans out of Congress,' suspect wrote

'Let's vote all Republicans out of Congress,' suspect wrote

Hodgkinson apparently wrote many letters to the editor of his local newspaper, the Belleville News-Democrat, which published almost two dozen of them between 2010 and 2012. Hodgkinson's criminal history included a 2006 arrest on battery charges that were later dismissed, as well as multiple traffic violations, according to state records that identified him as a five-foot, six-inch (1.67-meter) man weighing 190 pounds (86 kg), with brown eyes.



Not bothered that middle and lower order is untested: Kohli

This time when India has geared up to face Bangladesh on semifinal, the Bangladesh fans have shown disregard to our Indian tri-colour flag on social media by draping it around a dog. That would mean a 300th ODI appearance for veteran all-rounder Yuvraj Singh , and Kohli was quick to highlight the importance of the 35-year-old. "Yuvraj's contribution to Indian cricket has been outstanding".



Sanders 'Sickened,' Shooter Possibly Linked To '16 Campaign

He praised Capitol Police officers and first responders who mobilized at the softball field where the Republican baseball team was practicing ahead of Thursday night's charity game against the Democrats. In this April 17, 2012, photo , James Hodgkinson of Belleville protests outside of the United States Post Office in Downtown Belleville, Ill. Also notable, Hodgkinson is also anti-Hillary Clinton, with several posts about her as well.