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House Majority Whip Scalise still critical but improved after second surgery

Republicans and Democrats are fighting for bragging rights in their annual Congressional Baseball game , and doing so as one unit - Team Scalise. Before the event, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi told reporters, "Tonight we will go to the game, play our hardest, but we will all be Team Scalise".


Sexual assault case against Bill Cosby ends in mistrial

Sexual assault case against Bill Cosby ends in mistrial

Allred represents about 30 such women. She said she went to Cosby's home outside of Philadelphia because he was a mentor offering career advice. But it would take a series of broad shifts - in the public's perception of Cosby and his many accusers, and in the makeup of the prosecutor's office - before he was charged with a crime, more than 11 years later.



Two Gambians feared dead in United Kingdom fire

British health authorities say that 19 fire survivors are still being treated at London hospitals, and 10 of them remain in critical condition. The Metropolitan Police reaffirmed that they don't expect any more survivors to be found inside the building, which caught fire just before 1am on Wednesday.



Bipartisan Love is On Deck for Congressional Baseball Game

Sava says Scalise has responded to family members while he's still under sedation. Richmond, 43, is well-suited to take the lead on heightening security. Here is what a few media outlets are saying about the current political climate and the shooting on Wednesday. Hodgkinson, a former home inspector from Belleville, Illinois, died from injuries he suffered during the shooting, Trump said in a televised statement .



Trump says he's 'under investigation' over Comey firing

Citing unidentified sources, the news station reported that Rosenstein told Brand she would be tasked with the final decisions regarding resources made available for the probe, headed by special counsel and former FBI director Robert Mueller , and whether anyone is prosecuted because of the investigation.



In tweet, Trump denounces Russian Federation probe as 'phony story'

In Russia, meanwhile, President Vladimir Putin repeated a denial that Moscow interfered in the US election - and made mocking remarks about former FBI Director James Comey during a nationally televised call-in show. Trump advisers and confidants describe the president as increasingly angry over the investigation, yelling at television sets in the White House carrying coverage and insisting he is the target of a conspiracy to discredit - and potentially end - his presidency.