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Washington Post

Spain hunts for suspected driver, two others in connection with Barcelona attack
Washington Post
BARCELONA — Spanish authorities on Sunday continued their hunt for a 22-year-old suspect and two others in the brutal vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby coastal city late last week. A police official said the terrorist cell had planned a “much ...
Police: Barcelona suspect may have crossed French borderCNN
Barcelona attack: Spain terror cell had 120 gas canistersBBC News
As Spain Mourns, Hunt for Driver of Barcelona Van IntensifiesNew York Times -Fox News -U.S. News & World Report -New York Daily News
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 2:03 pm

The Mercury News

Second Florida police officer dies after shooting during scuffle
The Mercury News
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — A police officer in Florida died from his injuries Saturday, a day after his colleague was killed when a suspect fired at them during a scuffle while they were on patrol. The suspect was later arrested at a bar. Sgt. Sam Howard ...
Second officer dies in Florida police shootingCNN
Cops slain in Florida didn't have a chance to return fireNew York Daily News
6 police officers shot in 3 US cities Friday night; 2 deadABC News
Boston Herald -WESH Orlando
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 1:27 pm

New York Magazine

Trump Thinks About Nuclear Annihilation a Lot, But Doesn't Know Much About It
New York Magazine
Trump has had nuclear war on the brain for decades. Photo: United States Department of Energy. Earlier this month, Americans had a chance to examine what was arguably the scariest question of the 2016 campaign: do you really want Donald Trump to ...

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Posted: August 20, 2017, 1:09 pm

No Powerball winner, lottery jackpot now $650 million (see smaller prizes won in NY)
No one won the $535 million Powerball jackpot in Wednesday's drawing. The winning numbers were 17-19-39-43-68, Powerball: 13, PowerPlay: 4X. No tickets matched all six numbers, so the jackpot is now $650 million -- the third largest in U.S. lottery ...
Powerball Jackpot Grows to $650M — Second-Largest in
The Powerball Jackpot Is Now Up to a Whopping $650 MillionTIME
Powerball jackpot soars to $650M with no big winner on -NBC New York -Atlanta Journal Constitution -WSB Atlanta
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 12:59 pm

Legendary Comedian and Civil Rights Activist Dick Gregory Has Died at 84
Civil rights activist and comedian Dick Gregory has died, his family has confirmed. He was 84. Gregory's son Christian Gregory announced the news in an Instagram post late Saturday night, confirming that his father — who had been hospitalized for a ...
Dick Gregory, Comedian and Civil Rights Activist, Dead at
Dick Gregory, comedian and civil rights activist, diesFox News
Dick Gregory, 84, Dies; Found Humor in the Civil Rights StruggleNew York Times -Los Angeles Times -NPR -Hollywood Reporter
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 12:30 pm

Bleacher Report

Marshawn Lynch Sits, Derek Carr and Khalil Mack Unite During National Anthem
Bleacher Report
Marshawn Lynch sat during the national anthem for the second straight preseason game Saturday, while Derek Carr joined a growing list of white NFL players to offer support to African-American teammates by putting his hand on Khalil Mack's shoulder ...
Is it finally time to believe in the Rams' offense?ESPN (blog)
Game Notes: Oakland Raiders 21 Los Angeles Rams
Raiders fans have mixed emotions on Marshawn Lynch's anthem protestThe Mercury News
San Francisco Chronicle -WPXI Pittsburgh -NBC Southern California
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 12:16 pm

New York Times

Wreckage of USS Indianapolis, Lost for 72 Years, Is Found in the Pacific
New York Times
The cruiser Indianapolis off Mare Island, Calif., on July 10, 1945, weeks before it was sunk by a Japanese torpedo. Researchers have found its wreckage. Credit United States Navy. In the 72 years since the Indianapolis, a United States Navy cruiser ...
Lost WW2 warship USS Indianapolis found after 72 yearsBBC News
Researchers find wreckage of famed Navy cruiser Indianapolis, sunk in 1945Los Angeles Times
USS Indianapolis found; 900 died in World War II sinkingThe Mercury News -AOL -Kansas City Star
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 11:48 am

The Hill

GOP Rep: Bannon 'had to go' after undermining Trump
The Hill
Rep. Pete King (R-N.Y.) praised Stephen Bannon's White House exit, saying the former right-wing strategist had to go after undermining President Trump. "The White House has just not been functioning. There's been leaks coming out, one faction is ...
Bannon's departure is unlikely to calm the turmoil in Trump's White HouseWashington Post
Trump ally blasts congressional leadersPolitico
Will Bannon's White House Agenda Survive Without Him?New York Times
Miami Herald -New York Daily News -Fortune -NBC Southern California
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 10:59 am

New York Times

Protesters Flood Streets, and Trump Offers a Measure of Praise
New York Times
Demonstrators poured into the nation's streets and parks over the weekend to denounce white supremacy and Nazism, one week after clashes between far-right demonstrators and counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Va., turned deadly. By DAPHNE ...
Boston 'free speech' rally overwhelmed by counter-protestersPolitico
Counterprotesters dwarf controversial rally in BostonCNN
Boston Police Avoid Damage and Injuries During Rallies and
Los Angeles Times -Daily Beast -CBS News
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Posted: August 20, 2017, 2:09 am

Washington Post

After Charlottesville, Republicans remain stymied over what to do about Trump
Washington Post
In the aftermath of the white-supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Republican lawmakers and leaders face the most unpalatable set of choices yet in their relationship with President Trump. They are caught between disgust over his failure to ...
Senate Republicans getting fed up with TrumpThe Hill
Confederate Statues Were Built To Further A 'White Supremacist Future'NPR
Historians: 'Defending history' is complicated in the USCNN
New York Times -New York Daily News -Los Angeles Times
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Posted: August 19, 2017, 4:28 pm