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People speak on their phones as they stand on a street in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. Police in the northern Spanish city of Barcelona say a white van has jumped the sidewalk in the city's historic Las Ramblas district, injuring several people. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Attacker drives van into Barcelona crowd; 13 dead, 50 hurtA white van has sped down a pedestrian zone in Barcelona's historic Las Ramblas district, swerving from side to side as it plowed into a summer crowd
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Police secure the area close to the scene after a white van jumped the sidewalk in the historic Las Ramblas district of Barcelona, Spain, crashing into a summer crowd of residents and tourists Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017.   According to witnesses the white van swerved from side to side as it plowed into tourists and residents. (AP Photo/Giannis Papanikos)
The Latest: Spanish official says 2 arrests made in attackThe president of Spain's Catalonia region says police have arrested two people in the van attack in Barcelona's bustling Las Ramblas district
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NY courts spokesman fired after saying he 'barely' workedThe New York state court system's longtime communications chief has been fired after inadvertently telling a reporter that he "barely" went to work
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FILE- In this June 22, 2017 file photo,  Carl Paladino, right, walks with his lawyers outside the state Department of Education building in Albany, N.Y. The one-time Republican candidate for New York governor whose insults of Barack and Michelle Obama preceded calls for his ouster from the Buffalo school board has been removed from the post.  State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia announced her decision Thursday, Aug. 17, following a five-day hearing in June. School board members lobbied for Paladino's removal after he disclosed information about teacher contract negotiations that were discussed in closed-door sessions. (AP Photo/Mary Esch, File)
Ex-NY governor hopeful who insulted Obamas kicked off boardA former candidate for New York governor whose insults of Barack and Michelle Obama preceded calls for his ouster from the Buffalo school board has been removed from the post
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People run down a street in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. Police in the northern Spanish city of Barcelona say a white van has jumped the sidewalk in the city's historic Las Ramblas district, injuring several people. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Some major attacks in Europe in recent yearsSome major attacks in Europe in recent years
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Police secure the area close to the scene after a white van jumped the sidewalk in the historic Las Ramblas district of Barcelona, Spain, crashing into a summer crowd of residents and tourists Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017.   According to witnesses the white van swerved from side to side as it plowed into tourists and residents. (AP Photo/Giannis Papanikos)
US college teams near Barcelona van attackOregon State and Clemson men's basketball teams were at a hotel in Barcelona near where a van drove into pedestrians
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Construction contractor and Donald Trump voter Richard Mathern poses for photos in Cheyenne, Wyo., Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017. Mathern says tearing down Confederate statues isn't the answer to hate, and that Trump tends to "tick people off" by speaking his mind, but he still supports Trump just as much as the day he voted for him. (AP photo/Mead Gruver)
President Trump's ardent backers support him more than everEven as some Republican leaders distance themselves from Trump, his most ardent grassroots supporters still back him
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FILE - In this July 11, 2013 file photo, Scarlett Lewis, center, mother of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victim Jesse Lewis, hugs Lynn McDonnell, left, mother of victim Grace McDonnell, as Neil Heslin, right, father of Jesse Lewis watches after a public forum in Newtown, Conn. Lawyers for Lewis, Heslin and Leonard Pozner, father of Noah Pozner who also was killed in the school shooting, filed motions Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, in Danbury Superior Court seeking to see evidence that two teachers fatally shot in the massacre had access to keys that could have been used to lock their classroom doors. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
Parents of Newtown victims want to know if teachers had keysLawyers for the parents of two children killed in the Newtown school massacre are demanding to see evidence that two slain teachers had access to keys that could have been used to lock their classroom doors
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Former University of North Carolina secretary Deborah Crowder arrives at an NCAA hearing Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.  It has taken more than two years for North Carolina to appear before an NCAA infractions committee panel since initially being charged with five top-level violations amid its long-running academic scandal. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski)
After hearing, UNC now awaits NCAA ruling in academic caseNorth Carolina has wrapped up a two-day hearing with an NCAA infractions committee panel that will decide whether the school faces penalties tied to its multi-year academic scandal
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FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shake hands at the Israel museum in Jerusalem. Netanyahu came under mounting pressure Thursday to speak out against President Donald Trump's response to the racially charged violence and anti-Semitic outpouring in Charlottesville, Virginia. Netanyahu's near silence on the march staged by anti-Semitic white nationalists and Trump's assertion that "both sides" were responsible for the violence appears to reflect the Israeli leader's desire to remain in the good graces of the embattled U.S. president. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner, File)
Israeli leader resists calls to criticize TrumpIsrael's Netanyahu resists calls to denounce Trump's response to violence, anti-Semitic displays in Charlottesville
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The Latest: Protesters target Pence in Panama CitySeveral dozen protesters are targeting Vice President Mike Pence during his visit to Panama
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FILE - In this June 24, 2015 file photo, a statue of Robert E. Lee is on display on Capitol Hill in Washington. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif. is calling for the removal of Confederate statues from the U.S. Capitol as the contentious debate over the appropriateness of such memorials moves to the halls of Congress.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
Pelosi calls for removal of Confederate statues from CapitolHouse Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is calling for the removal of Confederate statues from the U.S. Capitol as the contentious debate over the appropriateness of such memorials moves to the halls of Congress
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