Ed Gillespie narrowly wins GOP primary for Governor

That means expanding Medicaid, protecting abortion rights, stopping hatred coming from Washington and trying to stop gerrymandering, Northam said . "The reality is we've got to do something and the Republicans know it", Corn said. Democrats will need to avoid going far left in order to benefit from GOP defections. Virginia, once a Republican bulwark in presidential polls, has gone Democratic in three straight elections.

Somali extremists in bloody restaurant siege through night

Both venues were popular with affluent, young and diaspora Somalis and were busy as customers broke the Ramadan fast in the predominantly Sunni Muslim nation. 15: Gunmen from the extremist group al-Shabaab have held several people as hostage inside a restaurant in Somalia's capital Mogadishu . "The operation goes on", Abdiasis Abu Musab, the group's military spokesman, told Reuters .

Martial law has psychological impact on public, but not to extremists

La Viña, former dean of the Ateneo School of Government, said declaring martial law is no different from the President's power to call out the armed forces, but noted that there are no facts presented in the declaration that prove that rebellion in other parts of Mindanao endangers public safety.

Bernie Sanders condemns shooting by gunman who volunteered for his presidential campaign

Bernie Sanders condemns shooting by gunman who volunteered for his presidential campaign

Sanders says in a statement: "I am sickened by this despicable act". "I yelled, 'Quit shooting toward the houses, '" Schaumleffel said. Hodgkinson, 66, wounded House Rep. Proceedings were canceled for the day in the House, and instead Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin and Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi of California issued their own calls for unity.

Deputy AG Rosenstein set for budget hearings Tuesday

The three names being mentioned in United States media are Daniel Coats, the director of national intelligence, Mike Rogers , the head of the National Security Agency, and Richard Ledgett, until recently Mr Rogers' deputy. Investigators are also considering the conversations Comey and the president had leading up to that point. A spokesperson for NSA Director Admiral Mike Rogers said the "NSA will fully cooperate with the special counsel".