In the incident local police called a "terror attack," a van slammed into pedestrians near Catalunya Square in Barcelona's Las Ramblas district, a busy tourist area. Tillerson added that the U.S. stands ready to assist authorities in Barcelona. The United States condemns the terror attack in Barcelona, Spain, and will do whatever is necessary to help.
Hillary Scott is expecting her second child with husband Chris Tyrrell, and Dave Haywood and wife Kelli are expecting their second child as well. The post included a photo of the group's three children: Scott's daughter Eisele, Tyrrell's son Cash and Charles Kelley's son Ward. Well, #BabyBellum round 2 is on the way! We're thrilled to announce the Haywoods are welcoming a girl this December, AND the Tyrrells are expecting in February 2018!! ??????????
President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence each offered condemnation of the terrorist attack in Barcelona, Spain Thursday, and expressed that the United States is prepared to assist in efforts to pursue those found to be responsible. "The United States condemns the terror attack in Barcelona, Spain, and will do whatever is necessary to help. Be tough & strong, we love you!" wrote Trump on Twitter Thursday afternoon.
Brendon Sissing told ABC News he heard screams of people to his left, and when he looked up, he saw a white van driving at what he estimated to be 50 to 60 miles per hour down La Rambla, a popular street with tourists and locals alike. The van knocked people over, and some people were under the van, but the driver "just kept going," Sissing said. The driver stopped opposite to where Sissing was standing, he said, and then kept going.
A 17-year-old high school student from Uruguay who taught himself computer programming was awarded $10,000 from Google for discovering a security bug. Ezequiel Pereira, of Montevido, discovered the bug last month during a break from school. “I was really bored at home, during my winter vacation," Pereira, who blogged about his discovery, told ABC News by email.
"The following information and argument President Trump should put forth concerning Charlottesville and General Robert E. Lee," wrote Jerome Almon, the author of the email. Almon's email praises Lee's actions ending the Civil War but doesn't go into the divisive issue of slavery.
"Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. The United States is about to experience something it has not seen in nearly 100 years: a total solar eclipse stretching from coast to coast. As with the last total eclipse of the sun, the country is already experiencing dark times.
MTV made the announcement in Variety today, adding that the reboot will kick off with a performance by Shawn Mendes, which is scheduled to air on Sept. 8. "MTV Unplugged" first debuted in 1989 with some of music's top stars, including Mariah Carey, Jay-Z, Eric Clapton and Alicia Keys, reinterpreting their own songs or others with acoustic arrangements.
As many of you already know, Lincoln Square Productions, the documentary arm of ABC News, approached The Saucon Valley School Board about participating in a documentary series being developed for the cable channel A&E. The initial response from the School Board and SVHS administration has been nothing short of supportive and enthusiastic and we are grateful for both the time and open minds others in the Saucon Valley community have brought to our introductory meetings.
Page Miller, a professional photographer, told ABC News she lives approximately four minutes away from her local target in St. Louis, Missouri. It was especially important for Miller, 24, to celebrate the upcoming birth of her third child, who will become a little brother or sister to her 2-year-old daughter, Avery. Miller's last child with longtime partner Brad Fincher passed away last year from sudden infant death syndrome.
The U.S. conducted three airstrikes against al-Shabaab in Somalia, killing seven fighters, U.S. Africa Command confirmed Thursday. "U.S. forces work closely with Somali military forces against al-Shabaab in Somalia to degrade the al-Qaeda affiliate's ability to recruit, train, and plot external terror attacks throughout the region and in the United States," U.S. Africa Command said in a statement on Thursday. Al-Shabaab has been an al-Qaeda affiliate since 2012.
President Donald Trump has yet to speak with the family of Heather Heyer, the woman killed in Saturday's violent clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia, the White House said, despite his assurances on Tuesday that he would do so. Deputy Press Secretary Lindsay Walters told reporters in New Jersey Thursday that the White House is working to identify a convenient time for the discussion between Trump and Heyer's family to take place. "We appreciate the unifying words that Heather's mother spoke yesterday," Walters told reporters.
The family of Kara Kopetsky, a 17-year-old who vanished 10 years ago, is finally able to lay her to rest now that her remains have been found and identified.The Belton, Missouri, police and the Kopetsky family told ABC News on Wednesday that remains found in a rural area south of Kansas City, Missouri, in April have been identified as Kopetsky."It's been a long 10 years. A long four months," Kopetsky’s mother, Rhonda Beckford, told ABC News today. "The remains were found and we finally can bring her home and bury her and put her to rest. ...
Actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau today confirmed that “Game of Thrones” starts filming its final season in October, but does that mean his one-handed character, Jaime Lannister, is alive? WATCH: Since @nikolajcw will be shooting final season of @GameOfThrones, that means Jaime Lannister is alive, right?
President Trump this morning went after two Republican senators who criticized his comments about the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday. Trump tweeted earlier today, “Great to see that Dr. Kelli Ward is running against” Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona, who is up for re-election in 2018, adding that he is “a non-factor in Senate. Great to see that Dr. Kelli Ward is running against Flake Jeff Flake, who is WEAK on borders, crime and a non-factor in Senate.
Nina Dobrev may have surprised fans in 2015 with her decision to leave the hit show "Vampire Diaries," but she insists that she had planned to leave all along. "That was the plan from the get-go," the 28-year-old actress said in a new interview with harper by Harper's BAZAAR.