Daily Archives: August 17, 2017

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Attacker drives van into Barcelona crowd; 12 dead, 80 hurt

By: Associated Press

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People flee the scene in Barcelona after a white van jumped the sidewalk in the historic Las Ramblas district, crashing into a summer crowd of residents and tourists. Giannis Papanikos | AP

A white van jumped up onto a sidewalk and sped down a pedestrian zone Thursday in Barcelona’s historic Las Ramblas district, swerving from side to side as it plowed into tourists and residents. Authorities said 12 people were killed and 80 were wounded, 15 of them seriously, in what they called a terror attack. Continue reading

Americans Still Have Obamacare, For Now

By China Dickerson

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The Trump administration failed last week in its latest attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare, but that doesn’t mean the Republican Party is finished. It just means Trump and Republican congressional leaders know what they can’t do. Continue reading

Black Fox News Host Receives Death Threats For Criticizing Trump

By Nigel Roberts

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Fox News is a safe place for President Donald Trump’s supporters. They could always tune to the conservative station to avoid hearing negative views about their president. So, Trump’s unwavering supporters were outraged by the sharp criticism on Monday by the African-American host of the network’s show “The Specialist.” Continue reading