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Zack Barth is the legislative correspondent for Austin Congressman Roger Williams . He said Barth "is receiving medical attention but is doing well and is expected to make a full recovery". "I got shot this morning at the baseball fields but I am in the hospital and okay". Williams, a former minor league baseball player, has coached the GOP Congressional team since 2013, according to his office .
  • Trump accuses London Mayor Khan of 'pathetic excuse' over attack statement

    Trump accuses London Mayor Khan of 'pathetic excuse' over attack statement

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    The Trump administration is expected to take the proposal to the Supreme Court next week. Is Junior suggesting Trump's policies, like the Definitely Not a Travel Ban OK It's a Travel Ban , would have stopped the attack if they were implemented in Britain? Even though Mr Khan has roundly condemned the attack and said there was no reason for people to be alarmed by the sight of armed police officers, Mr Trump had said: "At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London ...
  • Graham Rahal wins 1st of 2 Detroit Grand Prix IndyCar races

    Graham Rahal wins 1st of 2 Detroit Grand Prix IndyCar races

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    The first caution flag came out on lap 1 when James Hinchcliffe spun in turn 2 at the start of the race. DETROIT (AP ) - Graham Rahal had such a comfortable cushion while cruising toward victory at the Detroit Grand Prix he toyed with his push-to-pass system.
  • 'March For Truth' Demands Deeper, Transparent Probe Into Russian Meddling

    'March For Truth' Demands Deeper, Transparent Probe Into Russian Meddling

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    They came as Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the United Nations, ended days of confusion to make clear that " President Trump believes the climate is changing" and that man-made pollutants are partly responsible. The Trump supporters, who were called by leaders of the United States president's campaign, carried posters praising his decision to withdraw from the Paris Accord on climate change.
  • Penn State Officials Sentenced To Jail Time For Failure To Report Sandusky

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    Former Athletic Director Gary Schultz and former university Vice Ppresident Tim Curley were sentenced to similar jail terms, to be followed by house arrest. Spanier's downfall came after he made a name for himself in the world of academia by successfully raising millions of dollars and transforming Penn State into one of the most well-respected state institutions.
  • 3 dead after shootout at Greenville auto dealership

    3 dead after shootout at Greenville auto dealership

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    Dealership owner Rick Ford told police two bounty hunters entered the dealership off Interstate 30 and waited for a man they were planning to target. Approximately 20 shots were fired in a time span of about six seconds. Peters says he had spoken to Garcia on the phone Tuesday before he went to the dealership. "Fidel Garcia was a very dedicated, committed professional in the field of bail investigations".
  • LeBron James speaks out on racism after graffiti attack

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    Police confirmed the incident, which is still under investigation, to ESPN. The Cavaliers are scheduled to face off on Thursday against the Golden State Warriors in Oakland, California. "I'll be focused tomorrow on our game plan and focused on these games, but I'm at a point in my life where my priorities are in place, and basketball comes second to my family", James said.
  • White House communications director resigns amid tensions

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    The veteran GOP strategist, who served in the post for three months, tendered his resignation on May 18. The move was soon confirmed by multiple outlets. The Indian-American envoy's defence of Kushner, 36, came after the American media reported last week that he discussed to open a secret "back-channel" between Russia and Trump's presidential transition team in a meeting with the Russian ambassador to the US, Sergey Kislyak , last December.
  • McConnell faces a challenge passing health care in Senate

    McConnell faces a challenge passing health care in Senate

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    Republicans are avoiding a filibuster on the AHCA bill by presenting it through a process called budget reconciliation that allows bills to pass without a 60-vote threshold as long as it cuts the federal deficit. A tax-law writer for the North Carolina House is downplaying differences with the Senate in their respective state budgets over which taxes to cut or incentives to offer.
  • Special Session Looms For The Texas Legislature

    Special Session Looms For The Texas Legislature

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    Both the Bathroom Bill and Property Tax Reform legislation are two key issues for the Lt. Governor that died in the final days of the session. He said he would be making an announcement on the potential of a special session before the end of the week.