Violence

Benghazi Committee Declines to Fault Clinton
 

The Select Committee on Benghazi released an 800-page report Tuesday detailing its findings on the 2012 attack on a U.S. consulate in Libya that resulted in the deaths of four Americans. During a press conference, committee Chairman Trey Gowdy declined to assign specific blame to Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, saying he’s “not in the business of apportioning culpability. I think there’s enough to go around.”

Congressional Democrats Commemorate British Politician Jo Cox
U.S. pols praise late parliamentarian's commitment to tolerance, diversity

Dozens of Democrats in the House and Senate Wednesday joined the chorus of voices celebrating the life of slain British Labour Party politician Jo Cox on what would have been her 42nd birthday.  

The life-affirming tribute coincided with a congressional sit-in staged by gun control advocates — including Cox supporters Reps. John Yarmuth of Kentucky and David Cicilline of Rhode Island — intended to force GOP leaders to allow votes on limiting the sale of weapons.

Violent Protests Mar Trump Rally in New Mexico
Demonstrations end with one arrest and several injured police officers

Protesters outside the Albuquerque Convention Center where Donald Trump rallied a crowd of about 8,000 ahead of New Mexico's presidential primary next month. (Courtesy Sandra Fish)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Donald Trump walked into a packed Albuquerque Convention Center Tuesday night to cheers and chants of "U.S.A.! U.S.A.!"

By the time he left more than an hour later, more than a dozen protesters had been escorted or dragged out.

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Donald Trump Plays With Fire

Playing with fire.