Congressman Scalise upgraded to serious condition, speaks with family

Congressman Scalise upgraded to serious condition, speaks with family

Scalise underwent a third surgery Thursday and was still in critical condition in the morning at a local Washington , D.C., hospital. Medical staff also have removed a tube that had been inserted into Scalise's abdomen to prevent fluid from going into his lungs while he was sedated, said the sources, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to comment on the congressman's medical status.

Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

An early election this month, in which Prime Minister Theresa May lost her majority , only added to the problems. But her leadership has been thrown into doubt after her decision to call an early election in order to bolster her hand in Brexit negotiations backfired spectacularly this month.

Authorities face questions over handling of London mosque attack

In a statement issued around six hours after the incident, Finsbury Park Mosque condemned the "heinous" act and said they are "extremely unhappy with the mainstream media not reporting this as a terrorist attack". "This was an attack on Muslims near their place of worship", she said. In a series of tweets explaining the deletion , she noted, "I deleted my tweet about the Mail not calling the #FinsburyPark attacker a terrorist because many rightly pointed out that the headline was written ...

Larson outlasts Elliott at Michigan again

Though Martin Truex Jr . finished sixth in Sunday's FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway the final result wasn't met with contentment with the Furniture Row Racing driver, who won the first two stages and had the dominant auto until late-race inside lane restarts spoiled his chance of a victory.

Pakistan Super League Behind the Magic of Pak Cricket's Revival

Bangladesh have dropped to seventh position in the ICC ODI rankings after Pakistan's Champions Trophy victory. A panel of juries of the worldwide governing body of cricket selected Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed to lead the best XII of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017.

Belmont Stakes clearly up for grabs

Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming finished eighth in the Preakness , so he is skipping the Belmont. A year after Pletcher-trained Destin got caught at the wire by Creator in the Belmont, Tapwrit stopped the clock in 2:30.02 to give his trainer a second classic win of the year, after Always Dreaming's victory in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Gormley raced in the Kentucky Derby but chose to skip the Preakness , which may give him a bit of advantage over ...