The Washington Post and NBC news, citing unnamed law enforcement officials, identified the attacker as James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois. Hodgkinson, from IL, is the owner of a home inspection business. He was charged in 2006 with battery and aiding damage to a motor vehicle.
After the shooting ended, five people were injured, one of them being House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, a House representative from Louisiana.
US Capitol Police said the officers wounded while responding to the shooting are expected to survive.
Trump said "many lives would have been lost without the heroic action" of the Capitol Police officers who took down the gunman. "My father said this morning that it's times likes these that we must all work together for our country". Capitol Police were also at the scene.
The motive for the shooting remains under investigation.
About two hours after the shooting, Scalise's office released a statement that said Scalise was shot in the hip.
"We are united in our shock, we are united in our anguish".
FBI Agent Tim Slater would not characterize the attack, saying "We are exploring all angles". "I know this House wants to state unequivocally that we are and ever awed by the tremendous bravery by the Capitol Police".
Agent quizzed on interest from Leeds United
He went on to add, "last season was one of the most competitive in the Championship in years - there's real quality". The agent of Reading boss Jaap Stam appears to have ruled out a possible switch to become Leeds United manager.
Church bus crash leaves 1 dead, others injured
A church bus carrying high school students and adults has crashed in the Atlanta area, leaving several people injured. Vandiver said he spoke with both shortly after the accident but neither could provide any real details.
President Donald Trump will make a statement from the White House on Wednesday about the shooting of a top House Republican. The Alexandria Police said that they had the suspect in custody and that the shooter is "not a threat". "I spoke with Steve's wife, Jennifer, and I pledged to her our full and absolute support-anything she needs".
Governor Doug Ducey: "Thoughts and prayers for @SteveScalise + all affected in senseless event this morning". It's unclear which victim is the one MedStar says is in "good condition".
Rep. Davis (R-Ill) said he and other Congress members ran and took for cover when shots were fired.
Mr Scalise was shot at a congressional baseball practice just outside of Washington. "The gunman was over by the third base dugout with a clear view of the field". Williams, who has coached the Republican baseball team since 2013, was not shot, despite reports in some media outlets.
"(We join) this nation in prayer for the unfortunate shooting in Alexandria, Virginia. Gabby Giffords was targeted by a gunman in 2011. Alabama Rep. Mo Brooks, who was tending to a wounded aide. said the officers were "90 to 120 feet away", which favored a rifleman over the officers armed with handguns.
The practice was for a bipartisan game scheduled for Thursday.
A law enforcement official said the shooting is being investigated as a criminal act rather than an act of terrorism.
Mr Leslie said Labour missed an "open goal" as he had "never known" a more beatable prime minister than Theresa May . May called the election called in a bid to strengthen her mandate ahead of European Union exit talks.
Apple said it has concentrated on the internals of the OS this year so it can "push the Mac forward" in the future. The processor is accompanied by a brand-new Radeon Pro graphics card from AMD's recently launched RX 500-series.
The Administration's annual budget is seen as a statement of policy, not necessarily a legislative proposal certain to become law. Speaking with reporters, he called Trump's budget a "recommendation" that "will not be determinative of what happens here".
NOTES: Boston manager John Farrell met with LHP David Price concerning Price's outburst at the media in New York Wednesday night. Jordan Zimmermann yielded six hits, two runs and three walks over six innings of solid work Friday in a loss to the Red Sox .
While few expect that to happen, the words underline that the bank is not yet willing to call time on the stimulus program. The 60 billion euros ($67 billion) per month in bond purchases are to run at least through the end of the year.
David Cage's new neo-noir thriller, Detroit Being Human, has showcased a new story trailer at Sony's E3 Press Conference . As shown in the trailer , Detroit: Become Human will feature drastic decisions with game-changing events.
But if Trump were to lie under oath, and Mueller and his team were able to prove that subsequently, it would constitute perjury. That could serve to rebut Comey's testimony. 'But yes, absolutely I'd be committed to Article 5, ' he said.
Born to an Indian immigrant father and an Irish mother, Varadkar is now serving as Ireland's Minister for Social Protection. Varadkar is likely to succeed Enda Kenny, who has stepped down in May, following him involvement in a corruption scandal.
Trump's administration has allowed his comments to go through without vetting - and fact-checking - and its reaction is too late. It might seem frivolous, but as NPR's David Folkenflik, reports it is sharpening the debate over those presidential tweets .
And when the match did eventually get underway the windy conditions disrupted Mladenovic's flow in-front of a vocal home crowd. Perhaps the rain allowed Ostapenko to overcome a loss in the first set to win the last two to advance to the semifinals.
Louis Post-Dispatch and several others report that the child was six, while other outlets say the child was seven years old. Alyssa was the youngest of three girls, each born 16 months apart, according to her maternal grandmother Christine O'Dell .
Iran Calls for Solving Rift over Qatar
Khamenei has made several statements denouncing the United States since the start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, while U.S. He said Iran would "definitely" react if a reaction was found warranted "based on the joint commission's discretion".
Korean Prisoner Warmbier's Freedom Bittersweet For UVA
Tillerson announced that the Department of State had secured Warmbier's release at the direction of the Republican president. Warmbier also stated that he had been told that if he was detained, a donation of $20,000 would be made to his mother.
Brewers prospect Brett Phillips optioned back to minors
Brinson came to the Brewers as the center piece in the August 2016 trade that sent catcher Jonathan Lucroy to the Texas Rangers . In the seventh, Josh Hader came out to make his Major League Baseball debut. "Some pitches started working for me there".
New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference
Having said that, the new speaker comes with six microphones which will be the mode of interaction for users with the HomePod . Apple is also bringing the ability to send money to friends or other people through its payment service, Apple Pay.
Waldner & Grove Conclude Careers At NCAA Championships
Senior Veronica Eder picked up her first All-American honors as she finished 14th in the women's 10,000 meters. New Mexico's Josh Kerr won the 1,500 with a time of 3:43.03, eight seconds off the record pace set in 1981.
People, groups with Qatar links labelled terrorists
That's even after Kuwait's emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah flew to Qatar to discuss the crisis with officials. The Kuwaiti leader went to the UAE and Qatar on June 7 for talks on the crisis and is now back in Kuwait.