Dozens of gunshots can be heard in a video recording obtained by the New York Post of a gunman opening fire on Republican lawmakers at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Va. on Wednesday morning.
The office of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R., La.) released a statement following Wednesday’s shooting in Virginia where the congressman, aides, and police officers were wounded, saying Scalise was in stable condition and grateful for the “brave actions” of the police.
A gunman opened fire on Republican members of Congress during a baseball practice near Washington early on Wednesday, wounding several people including House of Representatives Majority Whip Steve Scalise before being taken into custody, police and witnesses said.
Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam has bested former Rep. Tom Perriello to win the Democratic Party’s nomination for governor of Virginia, a closely watched race that many observers have seen as a bellwether for the future of the party.
Rolling Stone settled the defamation lawsuit filed by a University of Virginia fraternity over a false story about a rape on campus, agreeing to pay $1.65 million on Tuesday.
Mohamad Khweis, an American who went to fight with the Islamic State (ISIS), is about to begin his trial in Alexandria, Virginia for providing material support to a terrorist organization.
The former wife of failed Democratic presidential candidate Al Gore will be a special guest at a fundraiser at the Virginia home of anti-vaccine Democratic donors Claire and Al Dwoskin, according to an invitation emailed to supporters Monday.