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Tensions rise as Bill Cosby jury struggles to reach verdict

They called a second woman, Kelly Johnson, who testified that he drugged and sexually assaulted her in 1996. The jury had returned to ask a judge four questions during the deliberations so far, seeking clarification on legal readings and asking for a re-reading of excerpts of Cosby's statement regarding the 2004 encounter with Andrea Constand , the USA Today noted.


Trump under investigation for possible obstruction of justice

Trump under investigation for possible obstruction of justice

Democratic senators have seized on the possibility of a third meeting to suggest that Sessions has not been forthcoming about the extent of his communications with the ambassador. It is not clear whether the White House could use executive privilege to try to block them from speaking to the investigators. That position was similar to the one taken at a separate hearing last week by the country's intelligence chiefs.



Trump visits hospital treating wounded lawmaker

Scalise and Mika both underwent surgery and remain hospitalized in critical condition . "One was being treated and one was about to go into surgery", Ryan said . The team was taking batting practice when gunshots rang out and chaos erupted. Jeff Flake said. The 51-year-old Scalise, serving his fifth congressional term, dragged himself 10 to 15 yards into the outfield to try to get away, Flake said, leaving a bloody trail.


Bernie Sanders says man ID'd as shooter was on campaign

Bernie Sanders says man ID'd as shooter was on campaign

In a press conference from the White House, President Trump said Wednesday the "assailant has now died from his injuries". Details began to emerge of the individual identified as the assailant in Wednesday morning's shooting in Virginia as law enforcement officials identified the gunman as 66-year-old James T.



Who could fire special counsel Robert Mueller

The president has railed against the Russian Federation investigation as a "witch hunt". Last night, a longtime friend of President Trump, Christopher Ruddy, said the president is considering firing Mueller . At a Senate appropriations committee hearing, Rosenstein hinted - without confirming directly - that Mueller's investigation could probe deep into Trump's White House .


Virginia shooting: U.S. lawmakers show unity after colleagues attacked

Virginia shooting: U.S. lawmakers show unity after colleagues attacked

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul told CNN "it would have been a massacre" without the Capitol Hill Police officers present. The hospital said another victim of the shooting is in good condition. The shooting occurred at a popular park and baseball complex where Republican lawmakers and others were gathered for a morning practice about 7 a.m.