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by | June 16, 2017 | 04:56

Barton had arrived at the US Capitol still wearing his red baseball uniform. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The attack provoked a wave of emotion on Capitol Hill, where Republicans and Democrats expressed concern over a possible rise in verbal or physical violence amid a bitterly partisan political atmosphere in the aftermath of a vitriol-filled 2016 election.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:52

Moody and Baker are among three inmates who escaped from the same jail on March 16. Lincoln County court records show Irvin is charged with first-degree murder and the others are accused of property crimes. "He's gotta be exhausted", Dougherty said. "They scaled a wall, got on the air conditioner vent and dug a hole in it". According to Fox News , Moody, Baker, and Goodnight are serving time for property crime charges.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:47

SHAPIRO: You also report that investigators are looking into whether financial crimes might have been committed by Trump associates. There is increasing concern at the White House and among Trump supporters that the investigation could overshadow the president's agenda for months to come.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:42

He even wrote a note in front of his wife that he would later present to a bank teller, demanding money. Ripple made national news previous year when he demanded more than $2,000 in cash, then sat in the bank lobby waiting for police. When they did, Ripple told them he was the man they were looking for. His public defender cited his "stable relationship" with his wife and four step-children and no prior convictions as evidence for leniency.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:35

In Michigan, two high-ranking state officials face serious charges for keeping an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease from the public. Schuette also charged Chief Medical Executive Eden Wells with obstruction of justice and lying to a police officer for allegedly knowing about the deadly Legionnaires' outbreak and covering up the source.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:35

The theft was not discovered until after 7 a.m. Wednesday, giving the pair plenty of time "to get out of state", Sills said. "This is the greatest [search] effort I have ever seen, and it's not just because of the crime". "They carjacked an individual who was nothing more than a passerby". Meanwhile, the GBI, sheriffs and deputies from nearby counties, the FBI and other federal agents converged in the area around the bus.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:30

Also shot were a congressional staffer and members of the Capitol police force. More than 24 hours after House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was shot and critically wounded n... Inside the facility, Trump sat next to Scalise's bed and spoke with his family, according to White House press secretary Sean Spicer. "He's a patriot.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:25

But now, if US citizens want to travel for any of those exempt reasons, according to the Herald they will have to provide detailed records and plans showing what they will be doing while in Cuba and keep extensive records of all financial transactions within Cuba for five years to make available for the Treasury Department if requested.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:23

The FBI's Field Office in Salt Lake City posted a tweet Thursday morning saying he was captured Wednesday evening in South Dakota. Utah U.S. Attorney John Huber said it was a matter of time before they found Jeffs. After his brother's imprisonment, Lyle Jeffs became acting leader of the FLDS sect, a radical offshoot of Mormonism that began splintering from the mainstream church more than a century ago.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:11

Mika previously worked on Capitol Hill for two MI congressmen, former Rep. Dave Camp of Midland and Rep. Tim Walberg of Tipton. Mika has been with Tyson Foods for more than six years. "He was talking of some significant moves forward in his own personal life", he said. His Linkedin profile says he was tasked with "handling both state and federal issues, including issues related to the Farm Bill and the Committees on Agriculture".

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:43

Things got heated during today's Senate Intelligence Committee hearing with Attorney General Jeff Sessions when Sen. Comey later said he didn't recall ever having a conversation with Trump that suggested the president was taking the Russian Federation threat seriously.

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:37

Deputies believe Mick may have lived inside the home prior to the burglary and knew where to find the sweets. Evonne Christine Mick and David Salinas, both 36, were arrested after they allegedly broke into the Houston home and tried to flee, KIAH reported .

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:36

President Donald Trump is at last publicly confirming his commitment to NATO's mutual defense pact . Trump has disputed Comey's recollection and said last week he is "100 percent" willing to give his own version under oath. Who would ask a man to pledge allegiance under oath? Meanwhile, on Friday, the House intelligence committee also asked the White House counsel whether there are any tape recordings or memos of Comey's conversations with Trump .

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:33

Scattered, and sometimes numerous showers will move through the region starting Wednesday , says the National Weather Service . There's no way of knowing now exactly when and where the showers will form; they will be random, and mostly between 2 and 9 p.m.

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:11

Writing that Woodland Mall should be ashamed of themselves, Hannah also criticized the person who anonymously complained about Hannah wearing a tank top and shorts in such hot weather. For 20-year-old Hannah Pewee , a simple trip to the mall turned into an embarrassing moment she'll never forget. "We can assure you that the enforcement of our dress code was exclusively motivated by complaints from other shoppers of inadequate clothing coverage not reflected in the photo posted online".

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:12

Active weather was a big topic for today as we had a few severe thunderstorm warnings impact locations in our viewing area. Clouds had been building higher and higher since late morning, and just before 1 p.m., National Weather Service put the Illinois Valley under a severe thunderstorm watch .

by | June 15, 2017 | 03:03

So I need to be correct as best I can and I'm not able to be rushed this fast. McCain: The attorney general should be allowed to answer the questions. "She was very dogged". In addition to being called hysterical, Harris has been interrupted several times by Republican congressmen during public hearings over the past week.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:39

It stipulates that student debt repayment from these programs can not exceed 8 percent of annual earnings or 20 percent of discretionary income, or else they risk losing eligibility for federal student aid programs. "We are working with servicers to get these loans discharged as expeditiously as possible". Critics argue that these rules are too burdensome for colleges.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:30

The agreement imposes new sanctions including "malicious cyber activity" on behalf of Moscow , individuals supplying weapons to Syrian President Bashar Assad's government or individuals tied to Russia's intelligence and defense sectors.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:24

But Duncan said that based on what the red-shirted man said to him, he believes the members were targeted because they were Republicans . "That picture is the same guy that we saw". Hodgkinson, 66, from Belleville, Illinois. "Ever since (President) Trump took office, the number of threats has been much higher". "Those Capitol Police saved a lot of lives today".

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:11

In 2016, the Republican supermajority led the Legislature in passing the Taxpayer Pay Raise Act, which Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves praised as the largest tax cut in MS history. The special session deadline is Monday at midnight. At the special session, lawmakers continued their mop-up of legislation from 2016 that swept several special funds back into the state's general fund.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:05

Democrats were scheduled to practice later on Wednesday but that was canceled after the shooting. President Donald Trump spoke from the White House this morning following the shooting of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) at a congressional baseball practice.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:07

He repeatedly praised the Capitol Police officers and first responders who quickly mobilized to the softball field where the Republican baseball team was practicing ahead of Thursday night's charity game against a Democratic team. "And a good Samaritan saw us running and said come in". One of those wounded was Republican Majority Whip Steve Scalise . The other four people who were shot were lobbyist Matt Mika, director of government relations for Tyson Foods; congressional staffer Zack ...

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:04

Lyon and Wells were not in court. Dr. Wells and Mr. Lyon are the highest ranking officials being charged in the case so far, and The Washington Post reports that Michigan Gov. In all, almost 100,000 people were affected by the contaminated water and US federal health officials found that young children in Flint had significantly higher levels of risky lead in their blood.

by | June 15, 2017 | 01:41

At approximately 7am ET this morning, an armed gunman arrived at baseball practice and opened fire. Trump said Wednesday morning that the gunman who shot Rep. Williams has served as the Republican baseball team's coach since joining Congress in 2013. The suspect was shooting at members and staff on the field.