Because Scalise is a member of House leadership, Capitol Police were present at the field. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File). Rep. Steve Scalise , one of the truly great people, is in very tough shape - but he is a real fighter. Two lawmakers who were leaving practice when they encountered Hodgkinson before the shooting believe he was targeting Republicans . "An attack on one of us is an attack on all of us", Ryan said, to prolonged applause.
Iran's Revolutionary Guard has said that all six ballistic missiles it launched at Islamic State militants in Syria this week hit their targets. Tillerson accused Iran of seeking "hegemony" in the Middle East at the expense of United States allies like Saudi Arabia in last Wednesday's testimony to the House Foreign Affairs Committee.
Yanez testified that he clearly saw a gun and that Castile ignored his commands to stop pulling it out of his pocket. The case drew national attention as Castile's girlfriend, a passenger in the vehicle, livestreamed the aftermath of the shooting on Facebook .
Burned cars are seen on a local road during a forest fire near Pedrogao Grande , Portugal June 18, 2017. The fire broke out in the nearby municipality of Pedrogao Grande yesterday afternoon and spread rapidly in a way which interior ministry official Jorge Gomes said had been "inexplicable".
PARIS/ERBIL, Iraq An Iraqi journalist was killed and three French reporters were wounded after a mine exploded in Mosul , where they were covering an advance by Iraqi forces against Islamic State militants, France 2 television and a diplomatic source said on Monday.
Al-Ayyam said the USA envoy to the Middle East, Jason Greenblatt, is expected in the region before the end of this month to continue peace efforts. Hamas and the PFLP identified the three assailants as Bara Ata, 18, Osama Ata, 19, and Adel Ankush, 18, all from the village of Deir Abu Mashal near the West Bank city of Ramallah.
A USA military official says a Russian fighter jet flew within several feet of a US reconnaissance plane in what the US says was an unsafe maneuver over the Baltic Sea. " Russia is certainly within its right to exercise within worldwide airspace but we want them to respect global standards for safety to prevent accidents".
Senator Marco Rubio has been getting trolled on social media after a cringe-worthy photo of his awkward attempt to embrace the much taller Ivanka Trump popped up on political websites. The meeting did not include any Democrats , who traditionally are more sympathetic to the family policies Ivanka Trump has been working on. Advancing parental leave in the Republican-controlled Congress is considered highly unlikely, but winning some family-oriented tax changes are possible.
The Brazilian has already reached a verbal agreement with Manchester City but Chelsea are also interested. Alves, 34, won three La Liga titles and two Champions Leagues during Guardiola's four years in charge at the Camp Nou, between 2008 and 2012.
It reported that additional Turkish troops had arrived in Qatar on Sunday for the exercises, although military sources in the region told Reuters the operation actually involved Turkish troops that were already present rather than new arrivals.
As it progressed, she posted heartbreaking Facebook statuses asking her friends and families for their prayers. Last week, London lost promising young artist Khadija Saye , who died in the Grenfell fire aged just 24. Five members of the El-Wahabi family died in the Grenfell Tower fire, relatives have confirmed. A BBC spokesperson told RadioTimes.com: "The BBC Two programme Venice Biennale: Sink or Swim features various artists, one of whom is Khadija Saye ".
This puts an enormous burden on individuals, the healthcare system and services and research supported by cancer charities. "This sobering statistic highlights the fact that cancer is a disease that will touch nearly all of us in some way", said Dr Leah Smith, CCS epidemiologist and one of the report's authors.
Barnier said: "For both the European Union and the UK a fair deal is possible and far better than no deal". A key issue he did not mention was the EU's bill for Britain to leave, which Brussels estimates at a colossal 100 billion euros.
There was a low turn-out in the second round, with a record of around 43%. Emmanuel Macron's party won a large parliamentary majority in the French elections on Sunday, an expected yet historic victory for a party created just one year ago.
Ronaldo's future remains cloudy after reports in Portugal suggested he wanted to leave the Champions League winners after Spanish authorities launched an investigation into his tax affairs. Mexico equalized less than 10 minutes later with a close-range diving header by Chicharito after Portugal defender Raphael Guerreiro failed to clear a ball crossed into the area.
The man who shot a congressman and four other people had apparently volunteered for Bernie Sanders' 2016 presidential campaign, the Vermont senator said before assailing violence as "unacceptable in our society". "I yelled, 'Quit shooting toward the houses, '" Schaumleffel said. Adding to uncertainty about the list, Franks was not on the baseball team. Sue Hodgkinson, the accused gunman's wife, told reporters Thursday she was shocked by her husband's actions, saying, "I can't believe he ...
They're telling Downing Street to focus and there are probably a few things going on here. The DUP is seen as having done little to manage expectations in Northern Ireland about the Tory deal and is belatedly attempting to prove to its base that it is playing "hardball" in talks.
In another tweet, he said, "Valiant soldiers of Pakistan congrat Team Pak & Nation". "We thought that if we could get among the Indian top order early, we could probably expose the middle order that hadn't batted a fair amount". Pakistan pace bowler Hassan Ali and rookie opener Fakhar Zaman are among those to make huge gains. We came here as a number eight ranked team and won the tournament.
In January 2017, the three-judge panel ordered Wisconsin Assembly Republican leaders to draw a new map by November 1. In the majority's opinion , Justice Antonin Scalia noted that partisan gerrymandering is as old as colonial America, and that ultimately, it is not for the courts to insert themselves into the political actions of legislative redistricting.
The Organization of American States (OAS) failed on Monday to agree on a resolution to quell violent anti-government protests that have rocked Venezuela since April. "For us it is extremely important that even overseas people understand how authoritarian this political system is". "We have seen cases like Syria, lots of talking and not much action".
Alexis Thambwe Mwamba expressed opposition to European Union resolution at the Human Rights Council that seeks an worldwide, independent mission to investigate rights violations and allegations of mass graves in the wake of hundreds of killings in the Kasai provinces.
Virgilio Godinho and his wife Isabel saw their small farm, together with their orchard, olive grove, vegetable garden, and pick-up truck go up in flames in the village of Vilas de Pedro. "All of this is so hard to understand", said Antonio, whose five family members had been housed in a packed old-age home with other evacuees. Other countries prone to forest fires have systems in place to warn people of danger.
The drone , a Shaheed-129, was hit by an F-15E Strike Eagle after it "displayed hostile intent and advanced on coalition forces", the USA military said in a statement . But as the terror group loses ground in and around the city of Raqqa, which is its self-declared capital, the chase is migrating southeast, into the Euphrates River valley.
The queen and her husband, Prince Philip , stood silently on the steps of Buckingham Palace before the start of the Trooping the Color that each year marks the queen's official birthday, which is traditionally celebrated in June when the weather is warm.
President Trump was considering firing Robert Mueller as special counsel leading the investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election but was talked down by top aides, according to a new report . Speaking earlier, House Speaker Paul Ryan said politicians should allow the special counsel to do his work. Rosenstein's testimony comes amid public statements from Trump confidants that the American president is mulling removing Mueller from the investigation.
In fact, on the anniversary of the last legislation passed, the Scottish parliament debated a fresh independence referendum. Senior Tory MSP Murdo Fraser - who argued for a separate Scottish organisation when standing for the Scottish leadership against Ms Davidson - said he had been assured "there was not a lot of truth" in reports of plans for a separate party.
USA TODAY previously reported that the FBI was investigating Kushner for his contact with Russian officials, but there was no word at that time that his financial dealings were part of the probe. Comey also said Trump repeatedly sought assurances that he wasn't a target of the Russian Federation investigation. "Regardless of recommendation, I was going to fire Comey knowing there was no good time to do it", Trump told Lester Holt of NBC News in an interview broadcast May 11.
Reality Winner , the 25-year-old government contractor charged this week with leaking top secret information to the press , intends to plead not guilty at her detention hearing on Thursday, according to her court-appointed attorney, Titus Nichols .
Police are treating the incident as a terror attack . The video, shot by a man passing by a couple of minutes after the attack happened, shows the chaos at the scene as people tended to the injured until the emergency services arrived.
Despite the Russian announcement at the time both the US and Russian militaries continued use of the air safety hotline for Syria. Moscow warned Monday that it will track allied aircraft operating west of the Euphrates River in Syria as potential targets after the US shot down a Syrian government warplane.
James Hodgkinson , 66, from Belleville, Illinois , was shot dead by police after opening fire in Alexandria, Virginia, on Wednesday. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was shot in the hip and suffered other internal injuries. Sue Hodgkinson spoke to reporters Thursday outside her IL home. A lobbyist was also wounded and said to be in critical condition following surgery.
High-profile supporters of President Donald Trump have started to turn on Mueller as he builds his legal team, raising questions about the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director's impartiality and suggesting he can not be trusted to lead the probe.
Reports suggest that a renovation project on Grenfell Tower a year ago intentionally did not include safety devices such as sprinklers and doors created to keep the fire from spreading. He also pointed out that dozens of tower blocks across London built in the 1960s and 1970s, like Grenfell Tower, may have failed to comply with current standards.
The blaze occurred early Wednesday and later engulfed all floors above the second in the 24-story building that contained about 120 apartments in north Kensington . "I have heard the concerns and I have ordered immediate action across the board to help victims' relatives and the survivors", she said. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has already called on the government to conduct an investigation into reports that Gavin Barwell, the former housing minister who was recently appointed as the ...
The U.S. military says it shot down a Syrian Air Force jet that dropped bombs near U.S. -backed forces in the fight against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria . A United States aircraft shot down a manned fighter jet of the Syrian government on Sunday, the Pentagon said in a statement . Canada also has 200 special forces troops in northern Iraq, along with a helicopter detachment and a combat hospital.