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GOP shooting: Scalise improving from brink of death

Hodgkinson opened fire on dozens of Republican congressmen and staffers at a baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia, on Wednesday . A single rifle shot left Scalise, 51, with a shattered bone in his left hip and internal injuries that caused severe bleeding.


As penalty for 'election-meddling', US Senate approves new Russian Federation sanctions

As penalty for 'election-meddling', US Senate approves new Russian Federation sanctions

The bipartisan legislation passed overwhelmingly Thursday, 98-2. In addition to Russia's cyberattacks, the tightened sanctions were labeled a response to Russia's violation of Ukraine's territorial integrity, and its role in Syria. "I would urge Congress to ensure any legislation allows the president to have the flexibility to adjust sanctions to meet the needs of what is always an evolving diplomatic situation", Tillerson said.



Amir Sohail: External factors helped Pakistan to reach CT final

Whatever the result, we have to go forward and play more games after. Both Pakistan and India have stormed into the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 final with dominant performances in their semi-finals against the host England and Bangladesh respectively.


California toddler dies after dental procedure, family says

California toddler dies after dental procedure, family says

Children's Dental Surgery Centre administrator David Thompson said in his 10 years, he had "never had a situation like this", adding "this is not an easy thing to deal with". A trip to get her teeth fixed at this oral surgery center -somehow leading to to her death. The nurse suggested that the child had underlying health conditions that contributed to her death.



Trump tweet appears to confirm investigation

That would appear to be Rosenstein , a Trump appointee who wrote a memo outlining reasons for firing former FBI Director James Comey. KEITH: In that same interview, Trump said that the Russian Federation investigation had been on his mind when he chose to fire Comey.


Putin: more US sanctions would be harmful, talk of retaliation premature

Putin: more US sanctions would be harmful, talk of retaliation premature

Republican Senator Rand Paul and Bernie Sanders, an independent who caucuses with the Democrats, were the only two "no" votes. The president insisted that USA sanctions would not lead Russian Federation into a "deadlock or a collapse". Should Trump reject the new sanctions, the measures backers say that there will be enough congressional support to override the veto, AP reported. The bill also includes new sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missile program and other activities not ...