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August 18, 2017 - 7:59 pm
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson's basketball team arrived back on campus, a day after a deadly van attack in Barcelona that occurred just outside their hotel. The Tigers were preparing to play their fourth and final game of a summer tour of Spain when a van drove up on a sidewalk and crashed into...
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August 18, 2017 - 7:05 pm
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Federal officials say a man has been arrested on a charge of transporting people who are illegally in the U.S. after 23 people were found in the semitrailer he was driving on Interstate 10 near El Paso. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says 44-year-old Comothial Harper...
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People march in the streets of Durham protesting against a possible march by the Ku Klux Klan, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, in Durham, N.C. Hundreds of anti-racist demonstrators gathered in a North Carolina city in response to rumors of a white supremacist march. The sheriff had issued a statement that he was investigating the rumors, but no gathering of white supremacists was apparent by midafternoon. However, officers blocked streets and businesses closed. (AP Photo/Jonathan Drew)
August 18, 2017 - 5:59 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on developments related to a violent white-nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia (all times local): 5:50 p.m. Charlottesville police have added charges against the man authorities say drove his car into a group of counterprotesters at a white...
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August 18, 2017 - 3:59 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The mayor of Georgia's capital city says he'll bring together leaders to help him address calls to remove or rename streets and monuments that have a Confederate name. Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed said Thursday that over the next 60 days the group will take a thoughtful approach to any...
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People march in the streets of Durham protesting against a possible march by the Ku Klux Klan, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, in Durham, N.C. Hundreds of anti-racist demonstrators gathered in a North Carolina city in response to rumors of a white supremacist march. The sheriff had issued a statement that he was investigating the rumors, but no gathering of white supremacists was apparent by midafternoon. However, officers blocked streets and businesses closed. (AP Photo/Jonathan Drew)
August 18, 2017 - 3:13 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on developments related to a violent white-nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia (all times local): ___ 3 p.m. The mayor of Charlottesville, Virginia, is calling on the governor to convene an emergency meeting of state lawmakers to allow the city to...
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People march in the streets of Durham protesting against a possible march by the Ku Klux Klan, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, in Durham, N.C. Hundreds of anti-racist demonstrators gathered in a North Carolina city in response to rumors of a white supremacist march. The sheriff had issued a statement that he was investigating the rumors, but no gathering of white supremacists was apparent by midafternoon. However, officers blocked streets and businesses closed. (AP Photo/Jonathan Drew)
August 18, 2017 - 3:08 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on developments related to a violent white-nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia (all times local): ___ 3 p.m. The mayor of Charlottesville, Virginia, is calling on the governor to convene an emergency meeting of state lawmakers to allow the city to...
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August 18, 2017 - 2:01 pm
INMAN, S.C. (AP) — A suspect in a manslaughter case in New York has been arrested in South Carolina. Spartanburg County Sheriff's Lt. Kevin Bobo said in a news release that 36-year-old Jemark D. Ballenger was arrested Thursday afternoon in Inman after a search that lasted several hours. Bobo says...
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People march in the streets of Durham protesting against a possible march by the Ku Klux Klan, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017, in Durham, N.C. Hundreds of anti-racist demonstrators gathered in a North Carolina city in response to rumors of a white supremacist march. The sheriff had issued a statement that he was investigating the rumors, but no gathering of white supremacists was apparent by midafternoon. However, officers blocked streets and businesses closed. (AP Photo/Jonathan Drew)
August 18, 2017 - 1:52 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on developments related to a violent white-nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia (all times local): ___ 1:30 p.m. Hundreds of anti-racist demonstrators are marching through the streets of a North Carolina city in response to rumors of a white...
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Isaiah Moore, right, argues with counter demonstrators about race relations during a rally in Coolidge Park on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, in Chattanooga, Tenn. Organizers said that the purpose of the demonstration, held in response to Saturday's rally by white nationalists in Charlottesville, Va., was to declare resistance against Nazism. (Doug Strickland/Chattanooga Times Free Press via AP)
August 18, 2017 - 1:10 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on developments related to a violent white-nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia (all times local): ___ Noon Four people have been charged with trying to rip away a plaque honoring Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from its place of honor in a North...
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August 18, 2017 - 9:36 am
COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) — The mayor of a Georgia city says the city will not remove a memorial to the Civil War dead, after a letter from the local NAACP chapter president asked for the removal of all Confederate symbols. The Columbus Ledger-Enquirer reports that Columbus NAACP President Tonza Thomas...
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