Rep. Jared Huffman, a Democrat who represents California's north coast, said he and other members of the Democratic baseball team were practicing at a separate facility when they heard the news of the shooting.
CBS News has confirmed the gunman at the congressional baseball practice has been identified by law enforcement as James T. Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Illinois.
Trump says in a televised statement from the White House that while the political parties may have their differences, it's worth remembering that everyone who serves in Washington is here because they love the United States.
The shooter died in custody as a result of wounds he suffered during a shootout with police following the incident, President Trump said in a brief statement.
The White House also canceled a "listening session" on tax reform with top economic adviser Gary Cohn and auto industry leaders.
"Scalise was on second base, and was crawling out, leaving a trail of blood", said Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., in an interview on CNN, describing it as a "hip wound". His wounds were not believed to be life-threatening.
Rep. Shimkus reacts to the tragic shooting in Alexandria, VA. where his Washington D.C. roommate Rep. Steve Scalise.
Representative. Rodney Davis said had U.S. Capitol Police not been on the scene, the scene "would have been a massacre".
Governor Doug Ducey: "Thoughts and prayers for @SteveScalise + all affected in senseless event this morning".
Senator Bernie Sanders condemned the shooting and said the suspect "apparently volunteered" on his presidential campaign.
"We're deeply indebted to their service".
Capitol Police officers who were in his security detail had wounded the shooter.
The shooting occurred at a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia, where lawmakers and others were gathered for a morning practice.
"Five people were transported medically from the scene", Alexandria police chief Michael Brown told a press conference. "He is grateful for the fearless actions of U.S. Capitol Police, first responders and colleagues".
This device is believed to be Apple's answer to the existing smart speakers such as Google Home and Amazon Echo . Amazon started the Echo way back in 2014, and Google began shipping its competitor, Google Home, last year.
The sanctions, an amendment to the underlying Iran sanctions bill , are expected to pass easily on a bipartisan vote Tuesday. The president has said he hopes he can forge closer ties with Moscow - a goal unlikely to be met with sanctions in place.
Rachel Sheard, who cast her vote near the site of the London Bridge attack, said the election certainly wasn't about Brexit. Commentators in Britain have already begun to wonder about the possibility of a fresh election in six months.
It is what it is. "You always know it's a possibility and you just deal with it". "My guys allowed me to suck tonight", Sale said. Like I said, I stunk tonight. "I think that kind of set the tone for the game and that we weren't backing down".
In the marines, they are life and death situations and we took as much as we could from the game and stood up to be counted. You score a goal and then - I don't know high the percentage would be - the other team score in the next couple of minutes.
And that's something he got right into in his very first question with Dan Coats , the national intelligence director. The Senate panel also questioned Rosenstein about his role in Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey on May 9.
They concluded the cash-strapped state needed the extra revenue to fix the budget and raise additional funds for public schools. Laffer's supply-side ideology calls for cutting taxes specifically on the wealthy people who do the most investing.
Zabihullah Mujahid, a spokesman for the Taliban, wrote in a WhatsApp message that the attacker was a Taliban infiltrator. A White House spokesman said Trump was "following the emerging situation in Afghanistan" where the soldiers were killed.
Biden was speaking at Romney's ideas summit, an annual gathering of donors and business leaders in Utah. The comment was quick and off-hand, but the crowd of Romney loyalists appreciated it and applauded.
Tickets went on sale Thursday, selling out within six minutes, with website Ticketmaster reporting "incredible" demand. He is believed to have visited Libya shortly before the attack, arriving back in the United Kingdom on 18 May.
AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller
Democratic senators on the committee attempted to clarify the boundaries of Sessions' recusal , something they say is unclear. Rosenstein said "no, I have not", when asked by Shaheen whether he has seen good cause to fire Mueller.
North Korea releases US citizen Otto Warmbier
He was detained when as tour group prepared to leave North Korea, charged with engaging in allegedly anti-state activity. The State Department continues to "have discussions" with North Korea about the release of other Americans jailed there.
Seager, Dodgers rally for 9-7 win against Reds
Petersburg, Florida, Tampa Bay tied a season-high with five home runs and Alex Cobb went six strong innings in a win over Oakland. Gonzalez has been dealing with a herniated disk between his L4 and L5 vertebrae all season. "He's getting close", Price said.
Iran supreme leader: Attacks fuel hatred toward US, Saudis
It can be assumed that one of their task was to kill Iranian politicians in parliament , and they failed to do this. The measure also would apply terrorism sanctions to the country's Revolutionary Guards and enforce an arms embargo.
Ohio State names new head basketball coach
Holtmann quickly took charge of the program and delivered an impressive stretch of seasons in his time with Butler . Smith's private plane was scheduled to fly to Indianapolis on Friday morning, according to the Columbus Dispatch .
Apple Joins Smart-Speaker Race With Music-Focused 'HomePod'
Apple's Siri agent on the iPhone is available in 21 languages, although the HomePod will initially ship only for English. There's also an expanded selection of features in Photos and the option to directly pay friends using Apple Pay .
Contractor charged in leaking NSA document to media
Golden posted a photo with victor the day after Memorial Day in 2016 previous year , calling her "a living hero". Posting under the pseudonym Sara Winners, Ms Winner often criticised Donald Trump on social media.