GOP baseball shooter's foster daughter burned herself to death
GOP baseball shooter's foster daughter burned herself to death
House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise on Capitol Hill in 2015.
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17 June, 2017, 07:07
Sen. Sanders added, "I am sickened by this despicable act". Suzanne Hodgkinson, the wife of a gunman who shot and wounded a top Republican congressman and several others, said her husband went to Washington, D.C. because he wanted to work on tax policy.
Law enforcement officials continued Friday to analyze Hodgkinson's social media activities and examine his Belleville, Ill., home.
"I was under the impression he was going down there to protest", said his niece, Michelle Travous.
The shooter's widow refused to answer questions about her husband's politics.
The FBI says Hodgkinson left his IL home months ago, and he was living out of a van in Alexandria, where he frequented the YMCA, and even engaged in conversations with the former mayor. She was flanked by a local county deputy when standing in front of a plethora of microphones.
Other media outlets reported earlier Thursday that an AR-15 was used in the shooting, which was not confirmed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation or Washington D.C. Police at the time.
But she maintained there was nothing she could have done about it.
The couple had been married for about 30 years.
Pelosi pointed out that she herself has faced verbal attacks and threats aplenty, including phone calls to her home she blamed on ads critical of her that are airing now in a Georgia House district where a hard-fought special election will take place next week. She said he sold nearly everything from his businessese prior to leaving. He had run out of money, his wife told reporters.
GOP members were practicing for the game Wednesday when a gunman opened fire at an Alexandria, Va., ballfield.
Hodgkinson is believed by investigators to have been a person "of strong views", a senior USA official said.
"I just want you to all go away and leave my neighbors in peace". "They don't deserve this, I don't deserve this, my daughters don't deserve all this".
Trump is not the only one under scrutiny, Barrett said: Investigators are also looking into the finances of Trump associates. But Comey did lay out facts that a prosecutor could use to try to prove obstruction, as NPR's Domenico Montanaro noted .
The New York Police Department has identified a person of interest in an odd attack that took place at a Bronx deli. Police say the 21-year-old employee was behind the counter at the stadium gourmet deli at the time.
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Upon learning of the charges, Turkey's Foreign Ministry summoned John Bass, the us ambassador to Turkey, to issue a protest. Police displayed photos at the news conference of those sought , urging the public to help find some still unidentified.
Muguruza spoke afterwards of how baking helps her to relax away from the court: "I know in Wimbledon I will go to the same house". Next up against Nadal is 20th-seeded Pablo Carreno Busta , who knocked off No. 5 Milos Raonic 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-7 (6), 6-4, 8-6.
On average, only 1.6 per cent of all applications for German citizenship that are granted come from European Union countries. Turks were the biggest group, with 16,290 becoming German - a 17.3% drop, following declines in previous years.
Alexandria police officers and Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms agents have swept Hodgkinson's vehicle, Slater said. Alexandria Police Chief Michael Brown said the suspect, who was shot by two of his officers, is in custody .
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