Entertainment

U.S. lawmakers weigh enhanced security after baseball field attack

U.S. lawmakers weigh enhanced security after baseball field attack

Scalise's trauma surgeon said Friday he can hope to make an "excellent recovery, ' even though the lawmaker arrived at the hospital Wednesday at imminent risk of death". Scalise's wife, Jennifer, issued a statement saying she was thankful for the "incredible amount of prayers and warm wishes" the family has received since the shooting .



'Wonder Woman' outperforms Tom Cruise's 'The Mummy' at box office

Landing in second place was Tom Cruise's " The Mummy ", which brought in a disappointing $32.2 million in its opening weekend - especially considering its hefty budget of $125 million. Audiences agreed, giving " The Mummy " a B-minus CinemaScore. Directed by Espen Sandberg and Joachim Rønning, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales stars Johnny Depp, Javier Bardem, Brenton Thwaites, Kevin R.


US Republican House Whip, aides shot in Virginia

US Republican House Whip, aides shot in Virginia

Duncan spoke with Hodgkinson before he opened fire at the Republican congressional baseball practice, wounding five including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise. The charges were eventually dismissed, but witnesses told deputies Hodgkinson grabbed the girl by the hair and threw her on the floor. Zack Barth, a congressional aide, was shot in the calf, treated and released from a hospital.



Rosenstein may need to recuse himself from Russian Federation probe

And, of course, there was the president's tweet about being under investigation . " Americans should exercise caution before accepting as true any stories attributed to anonymous 'officials, ' particularly when they do not identify the country - let alone the branch or agency of government - with which the alleged sources supposedly are affiliated".



Grenfell Tower fire: Police say 58 people are missing and presumed dead

If that death toll is confirmed, it would make the Grenfell Tower blaze the deadliest in London since the Second World War. While failing to answer, she said the focus was now on providing support to the victims. "We're all desperately sad, we're all angry, but of course none of us as angry as those who were directly affected". "I know that they are looking at us to save them".



Cosby jury reviews accuser's testimony amid deliberations

Cosby has pleaded not guilty in the Constand case, and has repeatedly denied allegations of wrongdoing made against him, as wel. A Psychologist, called by the prosecutor as one of twelve witnesses in five days, had made the observation that such pill - Benadryl - could induce "wooziness" in the consciousness of those who took it.