Spain terror attacks

A woman places a flower around a memorial tribute of flowers, messages and candles on Barcelona's historic Las Ramblas in Barcelona, Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, the day before to the anniversary of the attacks that took place here on Aug. 17, 2017 killing 16 people and injuring more than 120. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
August 17, 2018 - 5:58 am
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Barcelona on Friday marked the first anniversary of terror attacks that killed 16 people, though the divisive local issue of whether to pursue the region's independence from Spain intruded on the proceedings in the Catalan capital. Spain's King Felipe VI, Queen Letizia,...
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A damaged vehicle is seen at the scene of an incident on Flinders Street, in Melbourne, Thursday, December 21, 2017. Police have arrested a driver after a car drove into pedestrians on a sidewalk in central Melbourne. (Joe Castro/AAP Image via AP)
December 21, 2017 - 8:58 pm
SYDNEY (AP) — Australian police were investigating Friday whether there was any terrorism-related motive behind the car ramming attack on Melbourne pedestrians that left 12 people in a hospital, three of them in critical condition. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull condemned the "despicable and...
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Emergency officials walk near evidence markers on the west side bike path in lower Manhattan, New York, Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017. Investigators worked through the night to determine what led a truck driver to plow down people Tuesday on the riverfront bike path near the World Trade Center, authorities said. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
November 01, 2017 - 9:07 am
The attack on a bike path in New York City, which killed eight and injured 11 others, is the latest example of a driver who used a vehicle as a weapon. Some were orchestrated by extremist groups, others by unstable individuals with unclear motives. Radical groups have urged supporters to use any...
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Emergency personnel carry a man into an ambulance after a motorist drove onto a busy bicycle path near the World Trade Center memorial and struck several people Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
October 31, 2017 - 6:57 pm
STOCKHOLM (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says a man in a rented pickup who mowed down pedestrians and bicyclists along a bike path near the World Trade Center memorial Tuesday was a "lone wolf." The attack killed at least eight and injured 11 others. Police shot the 29-year-old driver and took...
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Pittsburgh head coach Kevin Stallings answers a question during the Atlantic Coast Conference men's NCAA college basketball media day in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
October 25, 2017 - 5:55 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the Atlantic Coast Conference's preseason media day for men's basketball (all times local): 5:50 p.m. Pittsburgh coach Kevin Stallings isn't quite sure of what he has for his second year with the Panthers. That's because the team has an almost entirely new...
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People react as they throw tomatoes at each other, during the annual "tomatina" tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, 50 kilometers outside Valencia, Spain, Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)
August 30, 2017 - 6:31 am
BUNOL, Spain (AP) — More than 20,000 people have been drenched in red pulp after hurling tons of ripe tomatoes at each other in the annual "Tomatina" street battle in eastern Spain. Extra security measures were taken at the fiesta in Bunol this year following the vehicle attacks in and near...
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People participate in a demonstration condemning the attacks that killed 15 people last week in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017. The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attacks on Aug. 17-18 in Barcelona and Cambrils that also left more than 120 injured. Eight suspects are dead and four more under investigation, two of them in jail.(AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
August 27, 2017 - 8:27 am
MADRID (AP) — A 51-year-old German woman died Sunday from injuries suffered in the Aug. 17 vehicle attack in Barcelona, raising the overall death toll in Spain's recent attacks to 16, health officials in Catalonia said. The woman died in the intensive care unit of Barcelona's Hospital del Mar,...
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People stand next to candles and flowers placed on the ground, after a terror attack that left many killed and wounded in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. Police in northeastern Spain said Wednesday they have found a belt charged with real explosives in a house used by the Barcelona attacks extremist cell. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
August 23, 2017 - 1:01 pm
MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Spain attacks (all times local): 7 p.m. Justice officials in Spain say the imam who allegedly headed the 12-man cell that killed 15 people won an appeal for showing good behavior against an expulsion order handed down in 2015 after he served...
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French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb, center right, and his Spanish counterpart Juan Ignacio Zoido Alvarez observe a minute of silence for the victims of the attacks in Spain, at the of the French Gendarmerie headquarters in Issy-les-Moulineaux, outside Paris, Wednesday Aug.23, 2017. Spanish police said they were investigating material found in searches in two northeastern towns, a day after a judge jailed two of the four surviving alleged cell members that carried out the attacks last week that killed 15 people. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
August 23, 2017 - 9:14 am
MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Spain attacks (all times local): 3 p.m. France's interior minister says some of the men suspected in last week's deadly attacks in Spain visited the Paris region two days beforehand. Standing next to Spain's visiting interior minister, Gerard...
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French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb, center right, and his Spanish counterpart Juan Ignacio Zoido Alvarez observe a minute of silence for the victims of the attacks in Spain, at the of the French Gendarmerie headquarters in Issy-les-Moulineaux, outside Paris, Wednesday Aug.23, 2017. Spanish police said they were investigating material found in searches in two northeastern towns, a day after a judge jailed two of the four surviving alleged cell members that carried out the attacks last week that killed 15 people. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
August 23, 2017 - 7:54 am
MADRID (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into the Spain attacks (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Portugal's president and prime minister have attended the funerals of a Portuguese granddaughter and grandmother killed in last week's attack in Barcelona. Maria de Lurdes Ribeiro, 74 years old, and 20...
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