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General election deals blow to Scottish plans for independence

He won the West Aberdeenshire seat formerly held by Liberal Democrat Sir Robert Smith with a majority of 7,033 two years ago. GE2017 in Scotland has shown that Labour is back in business, and that an SNP majority in 2021 Scottish Parliament elections is unlikely.



Escaped Inmates Murdered Two Prison Guards. An Armed Civilian Captured Them

They stole at least four vehicles, tied up an elderly couple after invading their home and led the police on a high-speed chase, the authorities said . Authorities say the two inmates overpowered and disarmed the guards on a bus about 6:45 a.m. Tuesday as 33 inmates were being driven between prisons., Tenn.


Assassination List Found On James Hodgkinson's Body

Assassination List Found On James Hodgkinson's Body

Sue Hodgkinson also told reporters she knew nothing about her husband buying weapons before leaving on the extended trip, which the widow claims she did not find particularly odd. Dozens of reporters have been stationed outside Hodgkinson's two-storey house on the outskirts of Belleville since he was first named in media reports on Wednesday morning.


U.S. lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting

U.S. lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting

Scalise, 51, is among four people shot by a gunman at a House Republican baseball practice Wednesday in the Washington suburbs. Doctor Sava described Scalise's shot to his left hip as a devastating "trans-pelvic gunshot wound " from a high-velocity rifle.


Republicans, Democrats battle as one: Team Scalise

Republicans, Democrats battle as one: Team Scalise

Richmond said he assumes he will be Thursday night's starting pitcher for the Democrats , and the former college baseball player is likely to make Democrats the favorite tonight. The suspected gunman, James T Hodgkinson, died from injuries hours after Wednesday's shooting . The shooter fired repeatedly with a rifle at the baseball field in Alexandria before being wounded in a gunfight with Capitol Hill police who were at the scene, lawmakers said.