WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. Representative Steve Scalise, shot and wounded during a baseball practice last month, developed an infection and was readmitted to an intensive care unit, MedStar Washington Hospital Center said on Wednesday.Scalise, the No. 3 Republican leader in the U.S. House of Representatives, had been improving in recent weeks following surgeries to repair internal organs and broken bones.A gunman opened fire on Scalise and other Republican lawmakers as they practiced on June 14 in the Washington, D.C., suburb of Alexandria for a charity baseball game. Scalise, from Louisiana, was shot in the hip. According to doctors, the bullet traveled through his pelvis causing significant damage.Gunman James Hodgkinson, 66, had a history of posting angry messages against President Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress. He died after being wounded by police at the ballpark.
LUMBERTON, N.C. It’s been a long week of waiting and wondering for North Carolina residents. Hurricane Matthew brought catastrophic flooding to Eastern North Carolina claiming 20 lives, leaving residents displaced and communities underwater.Gov. Pat […]
RALEIGH Although tens of thousands of provisional ballots have yet to be certified, the race for governor between Republican incumbent Gov. Pat McCrory and Democratic challenger Attorney General Roy Cooper may be left unsettled […]