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Spain's Princess Letizia speaks with one of the victims of the van attacks at a hospital in Barcelona , Spain, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. Police on Friday shot and killed five people carrying bomb belts who were connected to the Barcelona van attack, as the manhunt intensified for the perpetrators of Europe's latest rampage claimed by the Islamic State group. (Spanish Royal Palace, Pool Photo via AP)
August 19, 2017 - 7:48 am
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Authorities in Spain and France pressed the search Saturday for the supposed ringleader of an Islamic extremist cell that carried out vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a seaside resort, as the investigation focused on links among the Moroccan members and the house where they...
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A woman places a candle by floral tributes for the victims of an attack at Turku Market Square on Friday, in Turku, Finland, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. A suspect detained for allegedly stabbing two people to death in a wild knife attack in the western Finnish city of Turku is being investigated for murder with possible terrorist intent, police said Saturday. (Vesa Moilanen/Lehtikuva via AP)
August 19, 2017 - 7:37 am
HELSINKI (AP) — The Latest on the deadly stabbing attack in the western Finnish city of Turku (all times local): 2:30 p.m. The Finnish Security Intelligence Service says the deadly stabbing attack in the western city of Turku was "a likely terror act." Pekka Hiltunen of SUPO told reporters Saturday...
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A man looks at flags, messages and candles placed after a van attack that killed at least 13, in central Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. Police on Friday shot and killed five people carrying bomb belts who were connected to the Barcelona van attack, as the manhunt intensified for the perpetrators of Europe's latest rampage claimed by the Islamic State group. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
August 19, 2017 - 7:24 am
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Catalan police are confirming that the manhunt under way for any remaining members of the Islamic extremist cell is focusing on Younes Abouyaaquoub, a 22-year-old Moroccan. Police spokesman Albert Oliva says police...
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August 19, 2017 - 6:52 am
MOSCOW (AP) — A knife-wielding man went on a stabbing rampage in a Siberian city on Saturday, wounding seven people before police shot and killed him. A statement from Russia's Investigative Committee said the mid-day attack on a central street in Surgut said the suspect had been identified as a...
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A man looks at flags, messages and candles placed after a van attack that killed at least 13, in central Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. Police on Friday shot and killed five people carrying bomb belts who were connected to the Barcelona van attack, as the manhunt intensified for the perpetrators of Europe's latest rampage claimed by the Islamic State group. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
August 19, 2017 - 6:50 am
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local): 1:45 p.m. A small group of Muslims have gathered at Barcelona's Las Ramblas promenade to insist they aren't terrorists in the wake of the twin vehicle attacks that killed 14 people and injured dozens. The protest by about...
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A man looks at flags, messages and candles placed after a van attack that killed at least 13, in central Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. Police on Friday shot and killed five people carrying bomb belts who were connected to the Barcelona van attack, as the manhunt intensified for the perpetrators of Europe's latest rampage claimed by the Islamic State group. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
August 19, 2017 - 6:40 am
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local): 1:30 p.m. Portugal's prime minister says a 20-year-old woman from Lisbon is among those killed in the Barcelona attacks. The woman, whose 74-year-old grandmother was also killed in Thursday's attack on Las Ramblas, had...
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Gabriella Engels gestures during a media conference in Pretoria, South Africa, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. The model who accuses Zimbabwe's first lady of assault, 20-year-old Gabriella Engels, has been offered legal assistance by a prominent lawyer Gerrie Nel, who secured the murder conviction of Oscar Pistorius. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
August 19, 2017 - 6:29 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa has not decided whether to grant diplomatic immunity to Zimbabwe's first lady after she was accused of assaulting a young model at a luxury hotel in Johannesburg, the government said Saturday. Local media reported that Grace Mugabe was expected to attend a regional...
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A man looks at flags, messages and candles placed after a van attack that killed at least 13, in central Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. Police on Friday shot and killed five people carrying bomb belts who were connected to the Barcelona van attack, as the manhunt intensified for the perpetrators of Europe's latest rampage claimed by the Islamic State group. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
August 19, 2017 - 6:26 am
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Latest on the Spain attacks (all times local): 1:15 p.m. Spanish authorities have decided to maintain the country's terrorist threat rating at level 4, declaring that no new attacks were imminent. Interior Minister Juan Ignacio Zoido says Saturday that the country would...
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French police officers check vehicles at the border crossing between Spain and France in Dantcharia, southwestern France, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. French police are carrying out extra border checks on people arriving from Spain as authorities search for a fugitive suspect in the Barcelona attacks. (AP Photo/Bob Edme)
August 19, 2017 - 6:03 am
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Authorities in Spain and France pressed the search Saturday for the supposed ringleader of an Islamic extremist cell that carried out vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a seaside resort, as the investigation focused on links among the Moroccan members and the house where they...
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French police officers check vehicles at the border crossing between Spain and France in Dantcharia, southwestern France, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. French police are carrying out extra border checks on people arriving from Spain as authorities search for a fugitive suspect in the Barcelona attacks. (AP Photo/Bob Edme)
August 19, 2017 - 6:03 am
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Authorities in Spain and France pressed the search Saturday for the supposed ringleader of an Islamic extremist cell that carried out vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a seaside resort, as the investigation focused on links among the Moroccan members and the house where they...
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