• Texas Rep. Joe Barton At Virginia Shooting With Son

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    Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., who was also present at the practice, recounted the events to "Morning Joe". Five people were "transported medically" from the scene, Alexandria Police Chief Michael Brown said; however, it was unclear how many people had been shot.
  • Trump calls House health bill he backed 'mean'

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    Utah's two senators and 13 of their Republican colleagues sat down with President Donald Trump on Tuesday about efforts to replace the Affordable Care Act but were tight-lipped about the meeting afterward. According to a conservative Senate aide, Trump told the lawmakers "we need to be more generous". Trump said President Barack Obama's health care law "had been broken and it's been a broken promise".
  • Many Feared Dead After Giant Blaze Engulfs Apartment Block In London

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    London Ambulance Service said more than 50 people had been taken to hospital. Some said they saw people jump from the building to try to get to safety. It was fire up, up, up. "But the smoke covered them and then the fire destroyed everything". Inside, those who lived nearby huddled around a TV in the bar on Wednesday morning, anxiously asking after friends they had yet to hear from.
  • House Majority Whip Steve Scalise shot at congressional baseball practice

    House Majority Whip Steve Scalise shot at congressional baseball practice

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    Scalise, a Republican from Louisiana , is in surgery and in stable condition at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, his office said . He is receiving medical attention. Shots were fired on a group of Republican lawmakers in Alexandria , Virginia on Wednesday morning. Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent in charge Tim Slater said it was "too early to say" whether it was an act of terrorism, or whether Scalise was targeted.
  • Robert Mueller's Team: Who Has Mueller Chosen for his Special Counsel Team?

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    Rosenstein also said that having made political contributions "is not a disqualification" from working for the special counsel leading the Russian Federation investigation. Rosenstein said he is leaving to Mueller decisions about what the investigation covers. "Is the President now considering firing special prosecutor Robert Mueller who is now overseeing the Russian Federation investigation", speculated ABC Anchor David Muir during World News Tonight .
  • Structural engineer monitoring stability of London tower block hit by fire

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    London's Ambulance Service said 30 people were taken to five London hospitals, with some being treated for smoke inhalation. A woman runs near paramedics working at a huge fire at the Grenfell Tower. "I am very sad to confirm that there have been a number of fatalities, I can not confirm the number at this time due to the size and complexity of this building".
  • National Basketball Association champion Warriors undecided on potential White House visit

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    Head coach Steve Kerr has blasted President Donald Trump in the past, calling him "a blowhard, who couldn't be more ill-suited to become President". "I agree with that description", Curry told The San Jose Mercury News . Most of the team's players have not publicly commented on whether or not they will make the trip because they just won their second National Basketball Association title in the last three years, and probably want to enjoy it for a while.
  • Murray and Wawrinka sweep into French Open last 16

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    He knew the opener was key in the slow, heavy conditions and by the third set, he was on the ropes, winning just 11points. Murray needed almost three hours to get past the 29th-seeded del Potro at Court Philippe Chatrier under a cloud-filled sky.
  • Trump says '100 per cent' ready to testify under oath

    Trump says '100 per cent' ready to testify under oath

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    Comey added that he leaked his Trump meeting memos to the media after the president tweeted that he may have tapes of their conversations. Mr Trump cryptically refused to say whether those private exchanges were taped - a matter at the heart of the conflicting accounts of what passed between them at a time when Mr Comey was leading an FBI investigation into Russia's interference in the presidential election and its ties to the Trump campaign.
  • Senior US congressman shot at baseball practice

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    The shooting took place at 6:30 am in the morning when the Republican Congressional Baseball Team was practicing and the unidentified gunman opened fire around the YMCA on East Monroe Street in Alexandria . WASHINGTON - Sen. Jeff Flake says the gunman in the shooting of Rep. Steve Scalise had "a rifle of some sort" and "a lot of ammo". Scalise , a representative from Louisianna, is a prominent supporter of President Donald Trump .