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Barcelona searches for van driver that killed more than dozen along iconic promenade
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BARCELONA — Spanish police were searching Friday for the man who swerved his van onto Barcelona's iconic Las Ramblas promenade, killing at least 13 people and unleashing the worst terror attack on Spain in more than a decade. Authorities had three ...
Third Suspect Detained After Attacks in Spain; Toll Rises to 14New York Times
Spain attacks: Huge manhunt after 14 die in 12 hours of horrorCNN
Barcelona and Cambrils attacks: Hunt for suspect in SpainBBC News
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Bob Corker just went there on Trump's 'competence'
(CNN) Bob Corker is no Donald Trump hater. Which makes what the Tennessee Republican senator said Thursday about the President all the more powerful. "The President has not yet been able to demonstrate the stability nor some of the competence that ...
Sen. Corker isn't the only Republican who's increasingly questioning Trump's stabilityWashington Post
GOP Senator: Trump Lacking 'Stability,' 'Competence' To SucceedNPR
Corker: Trump hasn't shown stability or competencePolitico
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USS Fitzgerald's leadership removed from their duties over June collision
(CNN) The commanding officer, executive officer and senior non-commissioned officer of the USS Fitzgerald have been removed from their duties for cause amid the fallout surrounding the deadly collision between the USS Fitzgerald and a cargo ship off ...
Commander and leadership of stricken destroyer Fitzgerald to be relieved for collisionUSA TODAY
US Navy warship captain to lose command after collision that killed 7Syracuse.com
Navy to relieve USS Fitzgerald leadership for mistakes that led to deadly collisionABC News
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Art of the Deal Writer Says Trump Will Resign Before Year's End: Reminds Me of 'Last Days of Nixon'
Author Tony Schwartz spent 18 months with Donald Trump putting together The Art of the Deal — Trump's best-selling book. And having spent so much time with the man who is now President, Schwartz is convinced — he won't be President much longer.
'Art of the Deal' ghostwriter predicts Trump will resignCNN
Who Is Tony Schwartz? Trump's Ghostwriter Says The President Is About To ResignBustle
Ghostwriter for Trump's 'Art of the Deal' Thinks President Will ResignKTLA
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Taney statue removed from Md. state house grounds overnight
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Workers dismantled a 145-year-old statue of Supreme Court Justice Roger B. Taney outside the Maryland State House shortly after midnight Friday, the latest ripple effect from last weekend's deadly violence at a rally of white supremacists in ...
Maryland officials remove statue of Dred Scott justice overnightThe Hill (blog)
Maryland removed a statue of a notorious pro-slavery Supreme Court Justice overnightBusiness Insider
Statue of Roger Taney, author of Dred Scott decision, removedAtlanta Journal Constitution
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Bradenton Herald

Four systems out there and hurricane season hasn't even hit its peak yet
Bradenton Herald
This week, the Atlantic got busy with Tropical Storm Harvey and two waves churning westward as Hurricane Gert, which formed last week, disappeared into the North Atlantic. Warnings went up Thursday across the Windward Islands as parts braced for ...
UPDATE: Tropical Storm Harvey drenching windward islands, moving westPalm Beach Post (blog)
More storms in Central Florida forecast; tropics stay very activeWKMG Orlando
Tropical Storm Harvey heads into Caribbean; wave bears watchingWink News
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Washington Post

Trump embraces culture war with call to preserve Confederate statues
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President Trump on Thursday assumed the role of leading spokesman for the racially charged cause of preserving Confederate statues on public grounds, couching his defense in historical terms that thrilled his core supporters and signaled his intent to ...
These are the monuments vandalized after CharlottesvilleCNN
Defiant Trump digs in as racial, GOP tensions flarePolitico
Robert E. Lee was not the George Washington of his time. But a lot ties them togetherLos Angeles Times
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New York Times

What Happens to Solar Power in an Eclipse? We'll Find Out Monday
New York Times
Unlike most eclipse-watchers in the United States, Eric Schmitt wouldn't mind seeing a few clouds in the sky when the moon starts blotting out the sun on Monday. “A cloudy morning might even be helpful for us,” he said. That's because, as the vice ...
Solar eclipse 2017 who, what, when, where: Everything to know about Aug. 21 eclipseAL.com
What scientists hope to learn from the eclipseCNN
Here's how to avoid wrecking your car during the eclipseThe Verge
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OkCupid kicks out white supremacist Chris Cantwell: 'There is no room for hate'
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After a Vice documentary about last weekend's Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville featured white supremacist Chris Cantwell, he was banned from Facebook. And on Thursday, he was kicked off OkCupid as well. The online dating site announced the ...
OKCupid bans white nationalist who attended Charlottesville rallyBelfast Telegraph
OkCupid bans white supremacist “for life,” asks daters to report othersArs Technica
White supremacist Chris Cantwell kicked off dating site OkCupidFox News
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Sports Illustrated

Jaguars Coach Says Quarterback Job 'Up for Grabs'
Sports Illustrated
Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone says that he is not pleased with how his quarterbacks are progressing and that the job is anyone's for the taking. The incumbent starter, Blake Bortles, went 8-for-13 for 65 yards in his four drives leading ...
Jaguars should have opened QB competition six months agoESPN (blog)
Preseason Week 2: Blake Bortles losing grip on starting jobYahoo Sports
O-Zone Late Night: Buccaneers 12, Jaguars 8Jacksonville Jaguars
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