The operation in Cambrils, a resort town southwest of Barcelona, took place early Friday. Police had arrested two suspects in the Thursday attack in Barcelona’s historic Las Ramblas district, in which more than 100 people were injured, but the driver of the van remains at large.
The White House took the unusual step of saying the president’s chief economic adviser would not resign after people close to him said he was mortified by Trump’s remarks and that he has been bombarded with calls from friends asking him if he will leave.
The president assumed the role of leading spokesman for the racially charged cause, couching his defense in historical terms that thrilled his core supporters and signaled his intent to use cultural strife as a political weapon just days after deadly violence in Virginia.
As monuments to the Confederacy come under fresh scrutiny following the violence in Charlottesville, Va., the 32-foot-tall testament to Southern pride stands out for its hallowed location in Arlington National Cemetery. But there is little evidence of any public campaign to remove it. Even if there were, it’s unclear what legal path exists for it to be taken down.
Some parents from a school in Charles County called for Superintendent Kimberly A. Hill to resign during a tense meeting with officials after a former staffer was charged with sexually abusing at least 24 children.
Everyone at the Hoyas’ men’s soccer game on Sept. 4 will be greeted with words of praise and 500 fans will take home participation trophies. Anyone who has had at least three jobs over the last three years will get free admission.
The June 17 crash off the coast of Japan killed seven crew members. A senior Navy officer said about a dozen sailors will face discipline, including likely career-ending actions against the ship’s captain and second in command at the time.
The Tennessee Republican has been one of the president’s most outspoken GOP critics in Congress and on Thursday he expressed displeasure with Trump’s response to the deadly weekend violence in Charlottesville.
The new @trumps_feed account checks whom the president follows every five minutes and then retweets any new tweets from them. And what do they tweet about? A word cloud shows a lot of tweets about Trump.