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Republican leader, Capitol officers and aide shot at congressional baseball practice

Republican leader, Capitol officers and aide shot at congressional baseball practice

Scalise was one of five people injured in the shooting, which happened shortly after 7 am at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park, where members of Congress were practicing for the congressional baseball game, police said . "In the field I see Rep. Scalise is shot but moving and he's trying to drag himself thorough the dirt out to the outfield", said Paul, who described a harrowing scene with congressmen and staffers running for cover as 50 to 60 shots ran out.


Hodgkinson, identified as GOP baseball practice shooter?

Hodgkinson, identified as GOP baseball practice shooter?

A law enforcement source told ABC News that the suspect was injured and transported to George Washington University Hospital. Two Facebook accounts under the name of James Hodgkinson, and purporting to be located in Belleville, Ill., are full of posts supporting Sanders and opposing Trump .



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Colorado Rockies Select Eight Players on MLB Drafts Second Day

Colorado Rockies Select Eight Players on MLB Drafts Second Day

He became the 132 player in the history of the LCSC program to be drafted and is the highest LCSC pick since Beau Mills was selected in the first round with the 13 pick overall. Brogdon was selected in the 10th round, with the 293rd pick overall, by the Philadelphia Phillies . It's a day Mason McCoy has been waiting for all his life.


Senator says gunman who shot Scalise had rifle

Senator says gunman who shot Scalise had rifle

Capitol Police officers distracted the shooter and ultimately wounded him, saving more people from being shot. "I'm incredibly grateful to the U.S. Minor said the shooter fired more than 50 shots at the field, but did not know where the shooter was firing from. A congressional aide said Scalise was in stable condition at George Washington University Hospital.