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Federal Bureau of Investigation officials said Scalise acted alone and had checked if it were Republicans or Democrats practicing at the field in Alexandria, Virginia prior to shooting. Scalise, 51, was struck in the hip and the bullet shattered blood vessels, bones and internal organs along the way. Sava said that after being released from the hospital, Scalise "will require a period of healing and rehabilitation".
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    Soon after Atlantic reporter Rosie Gray published her story with Bannon's (maybe joking?) comment, former first daughter and salty tweeter Chelsea Clinton quickly called out Bannon's comment as "fat shaming". "As he did in the beginning, Sean Spicer is managing both the communications and press office". "That's the White House behind me, the White House".
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    The Reston teenager's father said he believes Nabra was killed because she was wearing Muslim clothing. He was appointed a public defender whose office has declined comment. All but Hassanen fled to the mosque, where worshipers alerted authorities. Abdelhamid says there are vigils planned in New York, Washington, Boston, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Detroit.
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    They are attempting to become an indispensable player in uprooting the extremists from Syria entirely. The shoot-down is just the latest escalation between the United States and forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad . USA forces shot down an Iranian drone in southern Syria on Tuesday, the second such air-to-air encounter this month as opposing forces converge around a key American training garrison near the border with Jordan and Iraq.
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    As well as announcing that US-led coalition warplanes would be tracked, Russia's ministry of defence suspended a hotline set up to avoid clashes between U.S. On Tuesday, Navy Capt. Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman, said the US did not use the deconfliction line before destroying the Iranian drone because the event unfolded very rapidly.
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    It said 22.5 million people - more than half of them children - were classed as refugees , having fled conflict, persecution , violence or breaches of human rights. "These continued to cause significant humanitarian needs, especially in the countries least able to respond to them", said the UN. However, the UN Commission for Refugees said sectarian violence and starvation in sub-Saharan Africa were also major factors, with South Sudan the third-largest source of refugees after Syria ...
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    Trump then excused the others from the meeting. Wallace was quite surprised, since Sekulow himself had twice referred to the president being under investigation. However, one notable moment came when Sekulow appeared to reverse course on " Fox News Sunday " by acknowledging to Wallace that Trump is under investigation for firing FBI Director James Comey last month.
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    Three others were injured by the gunfire from suspected shooter James Hodgkinson , who was killed by police. He died after officers in Scalise's security detail fired back at him. The hospital also said it will continue to provide periodical updates. He has been brought out of sedation periodically and been able to recognize and communicate with his family, Sava said.
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    Warmbier died at a Cincinnati hospital just days after North Korea released him from captivity in a coma, his family said. Justin Weber told The Associated Press a press conference is expected later to provide more information. His eyes opened and blinked but without any sign that he understood verbal commands or his surroundings. Unresponsive wakefulness is a new medical term for persistent vegetative state.
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    If we don't have a victory against Australia it's finished for us. "We're disappointed we didn't get a result but we have a lot of positives to take out of it", said the Bursaspor player. This is how you gain experience to become better". "I hope against Australia that from the first second of the game we will seek to dominate", the Cameroon coach told a news conference today.