- Attacker drives van into Barcelona crowd; 13 dead, 100 hurt
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — A van veered onto a sidewalk and barreled down a busy pedestrian zone Thursday in Barcelona's picturesque Las Ramblas district, swerving from side to side as it mowed down tourists and residents and turned the popular European vacation promenade into a bloody killing zone. Thirteen people were killed and 100 were injured, 15 of them seriously, in what authorities called a terror attack.
- Under fire _ from GOP _ Trump digs in on Confederate icons
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — With prominent Republicans openly questioning his competence and moral leadership, President Donald Trump on Thursday burrowed deeper into the racially charged debate over Confederate memorials and lashed out at members of his own party in the latest controversy to engulf his presidency.
- US helping clear 'historic' amount of explosives in Mosul
BAGHDAD (AP) — The wires protruding from the small, misshapen stuffed animal revealed the deadly booby-trap tucked inside.
- Senior officer on damaged ship to be relieved of command
WASHINGTON (AP) — The captain of a Navy warship that lost seven sailors in a collision with a commercial container ship in June will be relieved of command and nearly a dozen others face punishment, the Navy's second-ranking admiral said Thursday.
- Tense days for business owners without legal status in US
MIAMI (AP) — Maribel Resendiz and her husband came to the U.S. from Mexico, sold cool drinks to workers in the tomato fields of South Florida and eventually opened a bustling shop in a strip mall offering fruit smoothies and tacos. Now she is preparing for the possibility she'll have to leave it all behind.
- Twins reinstate Perkins from DL, after 16-month stay
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Glen Perkins has finally returned to the Minnesota Twins, with the bonus of a playoff race and a bullpen in need of some help.
- Haunted by legacy, Red Sox owner wants to rename Yawkey Way
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox will ask the city to rename Yawkey Way, the street alongside Fenway Park, to erase what owner John Henry called a haunting reminder of the ballclub's history of racial intolerance.
- Column: What's in a smaller glove? More hype for the fight
LAS VEGAS (AP) — It's only 2 ounces of foam, 4 if you count both hands.
- Browns coach Jackson clarifies comments on anthem protests
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns coach Hue Jackson said comments he made earlier in the week about players protesting during the national anthem were misconstrued.
- Corbin goes 8 2/3 innings, Diamondbacks beat Astros 4-0
HOUSTON (AP) — Patrick Corbin was kicking himself for one small mistake that led to his exit.