On CBS' Late Show, Stephen Colbert touched on the special congressional election saying Gianforte may or may not win but "he will definitely win the next Wrestlemania".
Gianforte had to silence his crowd of supporters to apologize. The office of Montana's secretary of state released a statement saying almost 70 percent of ballots had been cast prior to Election Day, anyway: even if persuadable constituents had a change of heart after Wednesday night, for many of them it was too late.
Still, Republicans now have to answer for the fact that one of their own elected officials is now facing assault charges. Media called the special election to replace Ryan Zinke, who now is Trump's Secretary of the Interior, an early test of Trump's popularity, which POTUS acknowledged in an unsolicited shout-out from the G7 summit in Italy. National Republican Congressional Committee Chair Rep. Steve Stivers said Gianforte was "totally out of character, but we all make mistakes". Gianforte appeared with Donald Trump, Jr. and Vice President Mike Pence; the Democrat rallied with Vermont senator Bernie Sanders. Sen. Party strategists argued that Gianforte's margin in a state where Trump swamped Hillary Clinton by 20 points bodes well for dozens of other districts where the parties are more evenly matched. Democrats would have to pick up 24 seats in next year's elections to retake the House majority.
He criticized Gianforte's statement following the incident, which Meyers said tried to make the politician himself sound like a victim. Quist gained the most ground in non-urban precincts.
Members of the public gather to attend a candlelit vigil to honor the victims of Monday evening's terror attack in Manchester . All the previous arrests were made in and around Manchester where the suicide bombing took place on Monday night.
They are a big club that has had a change and now needs someone who can organise: someone who has been at a big club. Jonny Hayes had given the Dons the lead before Stuart Armstrong levelled nearly immediately.
Police officials believe the man meant to attack officers, but he was taken into custody before ever drawing or pointing a gun. However, this did not seem to occur on Thursday, with the armed man slipping through into the convention while fully armed.
Central ministers, foreign diplomats and other state governments have also appreciated the state's progress, he added. After promising special status for the status, BJP could only afford special package for the state.
He will then be sworn in as U.S. ambassador to the People's Republic of China by Judge Steven Colloton of the U.S. If the past seven years are any indication, Iowans aren't going to see this leadership from Governor Reynolds".
Terror shattered a care-free evening at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester , leaving at least 19 dead and scores more injured. US President Donald Trump , in Bethlehem, said the attack preyed upon children and described those responsible as "evil losers".
North Korea says it has no choice but to advance its nuclear and missile development to defend itself from attack. Meanwhile, the United States has also urged China to use its influence over North Korea to de-escalate tensions.
This dance is a complete 180 from the last one, and is raw with emotion. "I'm her biggest fan, you have no idea", Jennings said. Regardless, she should have won, because she was a natural on the dance floor and she was born to ball room dance.
And if you can't make it to the cemetery, take a moment to remember and take a moment of silence at 3 p.m. on Memorial Day. Of course, putting aside one day does not do justice to all those who have bravely fought throughout history.
Investigators also worked with regional and western news outlets and non-government organizations active in the area, he said. The current U.S. strategy of isolating ISIS inside cities such as Mosul and Raqqa can place civilians at additional risk.
China claims nearly the entire South China Sea , a key shipping lane that is believed to be rich in mineral and marine resources. At the same time , China can never represent Taiwan at the negotiations with regard to the South China Sea , he added.
Ohio children allegedly shot by mother die in hospital
A mother who is accused of shooting two of her children told police that she did it to save them from the "evils of the world". At the time of the shootings, an investigation was open and active against Helton by Montgomery County Children Services.
DJI's New $499 Spark Drone Looks Fun as Hell
That raises the Spark's top speed to up to 31 miles per hour , and sets the camera gimbal to first-person view (FPV). Preset flight sequences such as circling and spiralling shots help to make Spark easier for the novice drone pilot.
Fox News finds itself in unaccustomed spot _ out of first
Anderson Cooper led the way for CNN, winning his 8 p.m. slot for "AC 360" for five straight days last week over Fox and MSNBC. More revelations about Flynn followed, along with the naming of a special prosecutor for the Russian investigation.
Sevilla agrees to let Sampaoli go coach Argentina
Sampaoli leaves Sevilla having guided them to the top four but, for much of the season, this was a campaign that promised more. Right now Argentina is fifth with 22 points behind Brasil (33), Colombia (24), Uruguay (23) and Chile (23).
Judge Throws Out DC Sniper Lee Boyd Malvo's Life Sentence
His Maryland lawyers are appealing in both state and federal court on the same grounds, and a hearing is set for next month. Jackson vacated Malvo's sentenced and remanded the case to Spotsylvania County Circuit Court for appropriate sentencing.
China sidesteps Duterte claim of war threat over sea row
For his part, Senator Paolo Benigno "Bam" Aquino that such threat of war from the Chinese President is definitely troublesome. On a state visit to China a year ago , Duterte announced the Philippines' "separation" from the United States .
441kW Jaguar XE SV Project 8 revealed
However, here it has been tuned for 592bhp - an increase of 25bhp - making it the most powerful Jaguar to ever hit the road. I'm a little surprised they went with the XE for this one, but I'm also excited to see just how insane they can make it.
Taiwan court rules same-sex marriage ban is unconstitutional
The ruling Democratic Progressive Party that swept national elections in the self-ruled island previous year supported the change. In Thailand, activists said it would provoke redoubled effort to get the military-ruled country to legalize gay marriage.
Vermont governor vetoes marijuana bill, wants changes made
He also wants the bill to include money for regulation, enforcement and education. "We need to move a little bit slower". Governor Phil Scott, a Republican, told reporters he was not satisfied that the bill adequately protected public safety.
Company recalling more than 25000 child vehicle seats
The company's My Ride 65 convertible auto seats failed a crash test run by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Graco announced the recall of more than 25,000 auto seats because webbing did not meet federal requirements in crash tests.
Irving's 42 carries Cavaliers past Celtics
While the Celtics' lead was still 10 points at halftime, you could see the Cavaliers starting to wake up, led by Kyrie Irving. They will try to make it to the Finals for a third consecutive season in Game 5 in Boston on Thursday.
Tornado watch issued in Charlotte, surrounding region
If a Tornado Warning is issued by the National Weather Service, a tornado has been sighted or indicated by weather radar. The Newberry County Sheriff's Office said a possible tornado passed near Prosperity Wednesday afternoon.
A look at the top moments from the Billboard Music Awards
She paired the breezy single with a muted performance with acoustic instruments and a simple white crop top and wide brimmed hat. Dion described the experience as "emotional", telling Billboard that she had to "hold [her] tears" during the performance.