By JACQUES BILLEAUD and DARLENE SUPERVILLE , Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 08/26 — President Donald Trump spared former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio the prospect of serving jail time in granting the first pardon of his turbulent tenure,
COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 08/25 — It’s not just about Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson.
The national soul-searching over whether to take down monuments to the Confederacy’s demigods has extended to other historical figures accused of wrongdoing,
SHONAL GANGULY and NIRMALA GEORGE, Associated Press PANCHKULA, India (AP) 08/25 — Mobs rampaged across a north Indian town, leaving 12 people dead and buildings in flames,
JASON DEAREN, Associated Press STARKE, Fla. (AP) 08/25 — Florida on Thursday put a man to death with an anesthetic never used before in a U.S.
YOUKYUNG LEE, AP Business Writer SEOUL, South Korea (AP) 08/25 — A South Korean court sentenced the billionaire chief of Samsung to five years in prison for crimes that helped topple the country’s president,
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) 08/24 — The Latest on protests against Confederate monuments that have occurred in the aftermath of deadly violence at a Virginia rally by white nationalists (all times local): 11:05 p.m.
SARAH RANKIN and STEVE HELBER, Associated Press CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) 08/24 — Workers in Charlottesville draped giant black covers over two statues of Confederate generals on Wednesday to symbolize the city’s mourning for a woman killed while protesting a white nationalist rally.
JASON DEAREN, Associated Press GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) 08/24 — The drug etomidate has never before been used in any U.S. execution, but the state of Florida hopes that won’t result in the state’s first execution in more than 18 months being halted by the nation’s highest court Thursday.
MIKE CORDER and SYLVAIN PLAZY, Associated Press ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) 08/24 — Alerted by a detailed tip from Spanish colleagues, Dutch police arrested a 22-year-old man early Thursday and said he was suspected of preparing a “terrorist attack”
CIARAN GILES and ARITZ PARRA, Associated Press MADRID (AP) 08/23 — Police in northeastern Spain said Wednesday they found a belt charged with real explosives in a house where a fatal explosion last week derailed the initial plans by an extremist cell to strike with bombs in Barcelona rather than vehicle attacks that eventually killed 14 people.
JULIE BYKOWICZ, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) 08/23 — President Donald Trump opened his political rally in Phoenix with calls for unity and an assertion that “our movement is about love.”
STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) 08/22 — A sheriff says the man who shot a judge outside an Ohio courthouse drove to a neighboring bank, walked quickly toward him from a parked car and fired,
LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. (AP) — Police in suburban Kansas City are on the hunt for a man accused of stealing a TV while wearing a T-shirt with the phrase “I’m Broke Baby”
ARITZ PARRA, Associated Press MADRID (AP) 08/22 — Four alleged members of a terror cell accused of killing 15 people in attacks in Barcelona and a nearby resort appeared in court Tuesday,
BOSTON (AP) 08/21 — Thirty-three people taken into custody in Boston during a counterprotest of a small, conservative “free speech rally” over the weekend are headed to court this week.
HELSINKI (AP) 08/21 — A court in Finland has named the suspect in a stabbing rampage that killed two and wounded eight as 18-year-old Moroccan Abderrahman Mechkah,
JOSEPH WILSON and AVITZ PARRA, Associated Press BARCELONA, Spain (AP) 08/21 — The fugitive who mowed down tourists in Barcelona then stole a car and stabbed its owner to death as he made his getaway,
JOSEPH WILSON, Associated Press BARCELONA, Spain (AP) 08/21 — Spanish authorities on Monday said they were looking for just one person after the deadly vehicle attacks last week in Barcelona and a seaside town south of the city by a 12-man jihadi cell.
MARGAID QUIOC, Associated Press MARSEILLE, France (AP) 08/21 — A van rammed into two bus stops about 5 kilometers (3 miles) apart in the French port city of Marseille on Monday,
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) 08/20 — 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.