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An armed police officer watches as fans walk towards the stadium before a La Liga soccer match between Barcelona and Betis at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona , Spain, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017. Security was stepped up for the match after a terror attack that killed 14 people and wounded over 120 in Barcelona and police put up scores of roadblocks across northeast Spain on Sunday in hopes of capturing a fugitive suspect at large following the vehicle attack.(AP Photo/Santi Palacios)
Barcelona attack driver still at large, identity confirmedSpanish authorities have confirmed the identity of the driver of the deadly van attack in Barcelona and say that he's the last member of the 12-man Islamic extremist cell still at large
The Associated Press16 minutes ago
An armed police officer watches as fans walk towards the stadium before a La Liga soccer match between Barcelona and Betis at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona , Spain, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017. Security was stepped up for the match after a terror attack that killed 14 people and wounded over 120 in Barcelona and police put up scores of roadblocks across northeast Spain on Sunday in hopes of capturing a fugitive suspect at large following the vehicle attack.(AP Photo/Santi Palacios)
The Latest: New images emerge of suspected Spain attackerSpanish newspaper El Pais has published images of what it says is the driver of the van attack supposedly making a getaway on foot after plowing through scores of people on Barcelona's iconic Las Ramblas promenade
The Associated Press54 minutes ago
Official in Spain confirms on Catalunya Radio that 22-year-old Moroccan Younes Abouyaaquoub is the attacker at largeOfficial in Spain confirms on Catalunya Radio that 22-year-old Moroccan Younes Abouyaaquoub is the attacker at large
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Official in Spain tells radio station 'everything indicates' that Younes Abouyaaquoub was van driver in Barcelona attackOfficial in Spain tells radio station 'everything indicates' that Younes Abouyaaquoub was van driver in Barcelona attack
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2017 file photo, scaffolding is erected around the Elizabeth Tower, which includes the landmark 'Big Ben' clock, as part of ongoing conservation efforts at the Palace of Westminster in London. The Big Ben bell is due to sound the hour for the last time at noon on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, before it's silenced for repair work scheduled to last until 2021. (AP Photo/Caroline Spiezio, File)
Big Ben bell to go silent in London for repairs until 2021The British Parliament's Big Ben bell is due to sound the hour for the last time before it is silenced for repair work scheduled to last until 2021
The Associated Press2 hours ago
People stand next to candles and flowers placed on the ground after a terror attack that killed 14 people and wounded over 120 in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
The Latest: Las Ramblas barriers idea considered inefficientA Catalan official says regional and local authorities discarded the Spanish government's suggestion to place traffic barriers to protect the Las Ramblas promenade because they deemed the barriers inefficient
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Members of the local Muslim community gather along with relatives of young men believed responsible for the attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils to denounce terrorism and show their grief in Ripoll, north of Barcelona, Spain, Sunday Aug. 20, 2017. Yellow sheets reading Catalan: "Peace". (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
Spanish town struggles to reconcile locals as extremist cellSpanish town where alleged members of extremist cell accused of attacks grew up struggles to reconcile the violence with the boys and brothers it knew
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Two women cry at a memorial tribute in Las Ramblas, after a terror attack that killed 14 people and wounded over 120 in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
Attack victims came from around world to celebrate BarcelonaThe victims of the vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby resort town came from around the world and across generations
The Associated Press14 hours ago
FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2011 file photo, Turkish born German writer Dogan Akhanli is photographed in Cologne, Germany. Germany's foreign minister is urging Spain not to extradite a German writer to Turkey after he was arrested on a Turkish warrant. Sigmar Gabriel called his Spanish counterpart Saturday Aug. 19, 2017 over the arrest of Dogan Akhanli while on holiday in Spain. Akhanli was born in Turkey but emigrated to Germany in 1991 after spending years in Turkish prison following the 1984 military coup in the country. (Oliver Berg/dpa via AP,file)
Germany welcomes release of writer sought by TurkeyGermany is welcoming the release of a German writer detained in Spain on a Turkish warrant, and accused Turkey of abusing the international system used to hunt down fugitives
The Associated Press15 hours ago
A minute's silence is held at Turku Market Square in Turku, Finland, on Sunday Aug. 20, 2017. The knife attack in western Finland that left two people dead and several wounded is "a likely terror act," Finland's intelligence agency said Saturday, while police said Europol was investigating if it had any ties to deadly vehicle attacks in Spain. (Vesa Moilanen/Lehtikuva via AP)
Finland honors stabbing victims; wounded suspect questionedFinland has observed a minute of silence for the victims of a stabbing attack in the western city of Turku that left two people dead and eight injured
The Associated Press15 hours ago
In this photo taken Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, protestors gather during an election campaign event by German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the Marktplatz in Annaberg-Buchholz, eastern Germany. Merkel, running for re-election next month, said she won’t avoid eastern Germany despite coming in for renewed public heckling at a campaign rally there. Merkel was greeted with whistles and shouts of “get lost” at stump stops in the eastern states of Saxony and Thuringia on Thursday. (Sebastian Kahnert/dpa via AP)
Merkel stands by her 2015 decision to open German bordersAngela Merkel said Sunday that she stands by her decision to open Germany's borders to hundreds of thousands of refugees two years ago, a move she has previously defended as a necessary response to a humanitarian emergency
The Associated Press15 hours ago
Spanish authorities confirm that a missing 7-year-old boy was among the victims of the Barcelona van attackSpanish authorities confirm that a missing 7-year-old boy was among the victims of the Barcelona van attack
The Associated Press17 hours ago
UK gov't considers more check on car, truck rentalsBritain's government is considering more check on drivers wishing to rent cars and vans following several attacks in which vehicles were used to mow down pedestrians
The Associated Press18 hours ago
In this Aug. 19, 2017 photo participants at a far-right protest commemorating the 30th anniversary of the death of leading Nazi figure Rudolf Hess rally  in Berlin, Germany, on Saturday, August 19, 2017.  (AP Photo/Frank Jordans)
Police say 39 people detained over neo-Nazi march in BerlinBerlin police say 39 people were detained Saturday in connection with a far-right march commemorating the 30th anniversary of the death of high-ranking Nazi official Rudolf Hess
The Associated Press20 hours ago
Police in Spain say they have linked three rental vans to the main fugitive in the IS attacks on pedestriansPolice in Spain say they have linked three rental vans to the main fugitive in the IS attacks on pedestrians
The Associated Press21 hours ago
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