Manhunt Underway For Maryland Business Park Shooter, Trump Denies Accusations About Phone Call

Massive Manhunt Underway For Maryland Business Park Shooter

Federal agents and Maryland police are on the hunt for the gunman who killed three people and wounded two others at a business park 30 miles north of Baltimore today. The suspect is identified as Radee Prince. The victims all worked for a granite countertop company and they’re believed to have had a relationship with the shooter. Armed with a handgun, the shooter entered the business, shot five people, killing three and leaving two wounded.

Trump Denies Accusations From Florida Congresswoman About Phone Call

President Trump is disputing a claim that he disrespected the widow of a soldier killed in Niger during a phone call. Florida Congresswoman Frederica Wilson says she was with Sergeant La David Johnson’s widow when Trump called this week. Wilson says Trump told Myeshia Johnson that he must have known what he signed up for. In a White House photo-op today, Trump said he didn’t say what Wilson claims he did. In a tweet, he called it a total fabrication.

Goodell: Everyone Should Stand For Anthem

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league believes everyone should stand for the national anthem. At a news conference at the owners’ annual meeting today, Goodell says team owners want to work with players who are concerned about social issues. Goodell said an important part of the NFL to stand for the anthem and honor the flag and country. He said fans expect that from the league. He did not say whether the league would force players to stand during the anthem. President Trump lashed out on Twitter today against the NFL for not forcing players to stand for the anthem. He called it “total disrespect for our great country.”

Sessions: No Discussions With Russians About Campaign

Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he did not discuss the President Trump’s campaign with Russians. While testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee today, Sessions was grilled about reported meetings he had with Russian officials when he was a top adviser to the Trump campaign. Sessions said he met with numerous ambassadors when he was in the Senate. After leaving the Senate and becoming attorney general, Sessions recused himself from the investigation of Russian meddling in the presidential campaign.

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Harold T. Fisher is a broadcast journalist and author. He is currently the host of the news/talk program, “The Daily Drum” on WHUR-FM and H-U-R Voices, Sirius/XM Channel 141. Highlights of his journalism campaigns include the aftermath of the earthquake in Port Au Prince, Haiti; coverage of the 2008 Democratic and Republican conventions; the Jena 6 protests in central Louisiana; the Midwestern floods of 1994 and hurricane Andrew in 1992.

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