• Mass Held In Barcelona To Honor Victims Of Terror Attacks
Mass Held In Barcelona To Honor Victims Of Terror Attacks

King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain have visited those injured in the Barcelona terror attack in hospital. Among those present were King Felipe and Queen Letizia. A 2004 terror attack in Madrid that killed 192 was carried out by an al-Qaida cell. Some media reports said a jihadi cell which perpetrated the attacks had initially meant to...

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  • Donald Trump Shame on Us For Removing Confederate Statues
Donald Trump Shame on Us For Removing Confederate Statues

House Speaker Paul Ryan charged that, "White supremacy is repulsive". Cohen introduced a resolution of "no confidence" in Trump last month because he believed the president had been exhibiting "offensive behavior" and had "taken the unprecedented action in the modern era of refusing to release his tax returns".

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  • Julian Cadman, seven, confirmed as among 13 killed in Barcelona attack
Julian Cadman, seven, confirmed as among 13 killed in Barcelona attack

A pharmacist who comforted Mrs Cadman in the immediate aftermath of the attack has described how she ignored her own as she begged for information about her son. Police confirmed the explosion on Wednesday in the town of Alcanar that killed one person and tore a house apart had prevented the terrorists from loading a vehicle with explosives to ca...

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  • Donald Trump gets mocked on Twitter for saying 'heel' instead of heal
Donald Trump gets mocked on Twitter for saying 'heel' instead of heal

Addressing the stream of protests and counter-protests particularly those in Boston , the President tried to boost the morale of the nation through his words, and ended up doing just that, as he got caught up on a typo, writing "heel" instead of "heal"? twice! Ivanka Trump , President Donald Trump's eldest daughter and a senior adviser to her...

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  • Syrian President Assad Attacks Terrorists, Media
Syrian President Assad Attacks Terrorists, Media

The breaking news alert gave no details on the number of injured or the source of the rocket fire, and there was no immediate mention of the incident on state news agency SANA . The top event on pre-war Syria's economic calendar, the fair is hosting firms from 23 countries that have maintained diplomatic relations with Damascus throughout the conf...

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  • Fearless Driver Successfully Jumps Rising NJ Drawbridge
Fearless Driver Successfully Jumps Rising NJ Drawbridge

Terence Naphys paid the $1.50 toll at the top of the Middle Thorofare Bridge that connects The Wildwoods and Cape May via Ocean Drive, and was heading towards the steel metal grate when it suddenly lifted 3 to 6 feet in the air, he told Lower Township police.

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  • 7yo British dual national missing after Barcelona attack, says Theresa May
7yo British dual national missing after Barcelona attack, says Theresa May

We have found Jom (my daughter in law) and she is (in a) serious but stable condition in hospital. Her husband is now flying over from Australia to search for their son. "All of us as parents know the anguish his father is going through, and his whole family is going through, as they rush to seek to find him in Barcelona ", Mr Turnbull added.

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  • Dead in Plane Crash Near Oregon Eclipse Viewing Site
Dead in Plane Crash Near Oregon Eclipse Viewing Site

Jefferson County Sheriff Jim Adkins said that a family member had initially planned to be on the plan but changed plans. Jefferson County Emergency Manager Mark Carman confirmed the plane went down approximately one mile south of the Madras Airport runway, the plane's original destination.

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  • Liberty University Alumni To Return Diplomas Over School Official's Trump Support
Liberty University Alumni To Return Diplomas Over School Official's Trump Support

Robert E. Lee. Trump has been criticized - including by many Republicans - for a series of statements after an anti-racist counterprotester was killed by an alleged Nazi sympathizer who drove his vehicle into the crowd. He also noted that as part of his commentary on the Charlottesville violence, Trump had labeled as "evil" white supremacists...

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  • Fairfield Police rescue 4, search for 2 missing fishermen
Fairfield Police rescue 4, search for 2 missing fishermen

Authorities say at least one other person was also swept into the water, but was rescued by the Fairfield Fire Department. Emergency responders and several dive teams from Fairfield, Bridgeport, Westport, Stratford, Milford and the Coast Guard responded to participate in the search and recovery, McNamara said.

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  • Police identify 3 children found dead in Maryland home, suspect arrested
Police identify 3 children found dead in Maryland home, suspect arrested

A 25-YEAR-OLD man has confessed to murdering his six-year-old sister and two young cousins in their beds in a crime that has shocked the US. Williams remained at the home after the slayings and was taken to the police station, where authorities said he offered a full confession following an extensive interview.

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  • Jerry Lewis, Legendary Comedian And actor, Dies At 91
Jerry Lewis, Legendary Comedian And actor, Dies At 91

Penn Jillette just tweeted, "Jerry Lewis just died". He developed a number of illnesses and addictions related to aging and also suffered a back injury when he fell from a piano while performing in Las Vegas in 1965. The Daily News goes on to note, "the 45-year host of tear-jerking annual TV telethons that raised a staggering $2.6 billion for mus...

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  • War would be 'horrific' but N. Korea nukes 'unimaginable'
War would be 'horrific' but N. Korea nukes 'unimaginable'

Most people agree that the best route to effective negotiations is working cooperatively with China , but those efforts haven't yet paid off. In 1963, at the height of U.S. Meanwhile, Chinese President Xi Jinping says his country's military relationship with the United States is improving. Lobbing missiles toward Guam, a major US military hub...

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  • Trump claims media 'misrepresented' his Charlottesville comments
Trump claims media 'misrepresented' his Charlottesville comments

AOL A press conference in which President Donald Trump was supposed to talk about his executive order on infrastructure quickly went off the rails when Trump took back his delayed denunciation of white nationalists and neo-Nazi groups and embraced them with open arms.

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  • Trump's favorability rating falls in three key states he won in 2016
Trump's favorability rating falls in three key states he won in 2016

A new NBC News/Marist poll found 36 percent of MI voters viewed Trump favorably, while 35 percent of Pennsylvania voters and 34 percent of Wisconsin voters, agreed. In Michigan, voters by a 42-to-39 percent margin say the US economy has been strengthened by Trump's decisions as president. In Pennsylvania the number was 63 percent.

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  • Tropical Storm Harvey Dissipates Saturday night, but could redevelop later this week
Tropical Storm Harvey Dissipates Saturday night, but could redevelop later this week

That storm, which brought heavy rains to islands in the eastern Caribbean before losing its identity and its name over the weekend, could be reborn as a storm as the system moves toward Central America, forecasters said Sunday. Conditions are not expected to be conducive to development over the next couple of days... but could become slightly more ...

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  • Scuffles in Barcelona between far-right & counter-protesters following terrorist attack
Scuffles in Barcelona between far-right & counter-protesters following terrorist attack

The Embassy says it is grateful for the expressions of gratitude and support it has received so far. Then in the early hours of August 18, police killed five suspected terrorists after they plowed into people in the city of Cambrils , killing one person.

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  • In Our View: Eclipse is a Big Deal
In Our View: Eclipse is a Big Deal

Here are some frequently asked questions about the upcoming phenomena. Its speed depends on your location along the path: 2,410 miles per hour in western OR; 1,747 miles per hour in central Nebraska, 1,462 in western Kentucky and 1,502 miles per hour in Charleston, S.C.

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  • London flats probe: Sharif family may not appear before NAB
London flats probe: Sharif family may not appear before NAB

In July, Pakistan's Supreme Court had disqualified Sharif from continuing in his office for possessing a work permit at the firm of his son in the UAE. A family member said, "we have learnt about the NAB notice only in the news, no communication [has] been made till now". "Nawaz Sharif has written to the NAB that he will join its investigation on...

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  • The Failing Trump Presidency
The Failing Trump Presidency

Donald Trump has said United States history and culture is being "ripped apart" by the removal of statues. He said that there two different types of people protesting the taking down of the Robert E. Mentioning that the current unfolding of events in Virginia is not linked to his presidency, Trump said, "It has been going on for a long time...

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  • Charlottesville victim's mother won't take Trump's call
Charlottesville victim's mother won't take Trump's call

That is not something Trump so far has done. Moore said Trump is "certainly guilty of being insensitive", but he placed the blame for the tragic violence that unfolded on everyone's shoulders. "We are outraged by the violence in Charlottesville and the racial hatred displayed by right-wing extremists, white supremacists and neo-Nazi groups"...

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  • Celestial celebration to mark eclipse in Red Hook on Monday
Celestial celebration to mark eclipse in Red Hook on Monday

While people in the U.S. already gearing up for the D-Day, you can also watch the eclipse sitting right at your home. TDOT and Tennessee Highway Patrol officials are warning drivers not to slow down or stop on the roadway - it's not only risky, it's also illegal.

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  • Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian after stabbing attack
Israeli forces shoot, kill Palestinian after stabbing attack

Israeli border police shot and killed a Palestinian teenager who they allege wielded a knife at them at a checkpoint in the occupied West Bank. A 15-year-old girl was detained late Saturday night at Qalandia refugee camp to the north of occupied Jerusalem after being summoned for interrogation.

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  • Mother of Virginia victim says she will not talk to Trump
Mother of Virginia victim says she will not talk to Trump

Trump also tweeted about Heyer on Thursday, in a message that also attacked Sen. "You can't change history, but you can learn from it", he tweeted. Information for this article was contributed by John Wagner, Fred Barbash and Devlin Barrett of The Washington Post; by Robin Pogrebin of The New York Times; and by Jonathan Lemire, Darlene Superv...

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  • Charlottesville mayor wants General Assembly special session to take down Lee statue
Charlottesville mayor wants General Assembly special session to take down Lee statue

Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson will be removed from the CUNY hall of great Americans because NY stands against racism. He notes that Birmingham didn't even exist during the Civil War- it wasn't established until 1871 during post Civil War reconstruction.

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  • Jacksonville officers injured in shootout with suspect
Jacksonville officers injured in shootout with suspect

Police say they can't identify the victims or the suspects at this time. The man with the rifle was also shot in the exchange of gunfire, Bruno said. Bruno said the officers who went to that front door "knew the seriousness of this and didn't flinch".

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  • #ShameonyouMalaysia hashtag goes viral after Malaysia presents Indonesian flag upside down
#ShameonyouMalaysia hashtag goes viral after Malaysia presents Indonesian flag upside down

The embarrassing incident concerns " national pride ", Indonesian President Joko Widodo told reporters in Jakarta , calling for an apology. Malaysia apologised on Sunday for the upside-down printing of Indonesia's flag in the souvenir guidebook for the Southeast Asia Games, which officials said is being withdrawn and reprinted.

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  • South Korea's president appoints new military chief amid N. Korea tensions
South Korea's president appoints new military chief amid N. Korea tensions

Admiral Harry Harris the commander of the U.S. Pacific Command is now visiting South Korea to inspect the joint exercise. South Korean army soldiers hold their weapons during an anti-terror exercise carried out as part of Ulchi Freedom Guardian exercise in 2010 What is the United States and South Korea Ulchi-Freedom Guardian 10-day military drill...

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  • Confederate memorials in the Cape Fear, are they history or bigotry?
Confederate memorials in the Cape Fear, are they history or bigotry?

He said so on several occasions in the years after he surrendered his army to Gen. Ulysses S. Grant on April 9, 1865 at Appomattox, Va., some 70 miles southwest of Charlottesville , which erupted in violence last weekend after white supremacists and neo-Nazis marched in the name of saving a statue of Lee from dismantling.

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  • Clear skies for the eclipse? Forecasters say chances are improving
Clear skies for the eclipse? Forecasters say chances are improving

People in parts of Kentucky and southern IL can also expect to have nice weather. It feels like a holiday weekend leading up the Great American Eclipse of 2017 and Idaho is one of 14 states in the path of totality. "Jackson has the best chance of clearing out first", he said. According to the National Weather Service website , there was a haza...

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  • Fiji International: Jason Norris claims maiden European Tour title
Fiji International: Jason Norris claims maiden European Tour title

Freely admitting to suffering from the yips, Norris at time this past week used three different grips per round, but today everything clicked. I played really well last year but this year, it hasn't been as good but hopefully we're headed to some good form and we can finish the season well.

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  • Barcelona Terror Van Attack Driver Still at Large, Spain Police Say
Barcelona Terror Van Attack Driver Still at Large, Spain Police Say

An Audi A3 vehicle rammed into pedestrians, injuring six civilians and a police officer. Investigators believe he might be one of the two dead persons discovered in the rubble of the house in Alcanar . A total of 54 were still in hospital this weekend, 12 of them in a critical condition. Police said the terrorists behind the rampage were pre...

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  • Slain American was celebrating anniversary
Slain American was celebrating anniversary

Heidi Nunes thought nothing of it when her husband, Jared Tucker , told her he was going to the bathroom. The family of a San Francisco man who was in Barcelona with his wife has confirmed that he was a victim of Thursday's terror attack .

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  • Trump abandons plans to form an infrastructure council
Trump abandons plans to form an infrastructure council

U.S stocks were rattled amid speculation that Cohn would quit over Trump's comments on the Charlottesville events and were down in afternoon trading. After all, Trump won the White House with the help of people who call me complaining that there is a "NAACP" and not a "NAAWP". He has been sharply rebuked by lawmakers of both parties, numerous...

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  • Duke University Removes Robert E. Lee Statue Days After It's Vandalized
Duke University Removes Robert E. Lee Statue Days After It's Vandalized

Cities are speeding up their removal since Saturday's rally in Charlottesville , Virginia, where a suspected white supremacist crashed a vehicle into a crowd, killing one woman, during protests against the removal of a statue of Robert E.

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