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Trump's stance on Virginia violence shocks America's allies

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Trump's stance on Virginia violence shocks America's allies

- By Noah Barkin and Alistair Smout. BERLIN/LONDON (Reuters) - America's closest allies condemned U.S. President Donald Trump in unusually strong and personal terms on Wednesday after he put part of the blame for violent clashes in the state of Virginia on those marching against gun-brandishing neo-Nazis. British Prime Minister Theresa May, widely criticised at home for cultivating close ties to Trump during his first half year in office, spoke out after the president repeated his view that the white nationalists and counter-protesters were both to blame
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In Overland Park visit, Yoder decries Trump response to Virginia violence

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In Overland Park visit, Yoder decries Trump response to Virginia violence

- U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder said Wednesday he was angry that all leaders in the United States aren’t outraged by the turmoil in Virginia over the weekend, and called on them to “stand up forcefully” against Nazis, White supremacists and the Ku Klux Klan. Other prominent Kansas Republicans also weighed in Wednesday. Yoder issued a statement Tuesday, after President Donald Trump’s comments that both sides involved in recent trouble in Charlottesville shared blame
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Defiant Trump again blames "both sides" in Virginia protest

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Defiant Trump again blames "both sides" in Virginia protest

- By JULIE PACE and JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) - President Donald Trump defiantly blamed "both sides" for the weekend violence between white supremacists and counter-demonstrators in Virginia, seeking to rebuff the widespread criticism of his handling of the emotionally-charged protests while showing sympathy for the fringe group's efforts to preserve Confederate monuments. In doing so, Trump used the bullhorn of the presidency to give voice to the grievances of white nationalists, and aired some of his own
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Defiant Trump again blames "both sides" in Virginia protest

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Defiant Trump again blames "both sides" in Virginia protest

- NEW YORK — President Donald Trump defiantly blamed "both sides" for the weekend violence between white supremacists and counter-demonstrators in Virginia, seeking to rebuff the widespread criticism of his handling of the emotionally-charged protests while showing sympathy for the fringe group's efforts to preserve Confederate monuments. In doing so, Trump used the bullhorn of the presidency to give voice to the grievances of white nationalists, and aired some of his own
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White House braces for fallout from Donald Trump remarks on Virginia violence

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White House braces for fallout from Donald Trump remarks on Virginia violence

- President Donald Trump no doubt pleased part of his political base on Tuesday by passionately arguing that both right- and left-wing extremists were responsible for violence at a white supremacist rally in Virginia on Saturday. But his remarks, one day after he, under pressure, explicitly condemned neo Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan, left White House officials bracing for fallout from disappointed Republicans whose support he needs to govern in the coming months and years
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White House braces for fallout from Trump remarks on Virginia violence

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White House braces for fallout from Trump remarks on Virginia violence

- NEW YORK: President Donald Trump no doubt pleased part of his political base on Tuesday (Aug 16) by passionately arguing that both right- and left-wing extremists were responsible for violence at a white supremacist rally in Virginia on Saturday. But his remarks, one day after he, under pressure, explicitly condemned neo-Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan, left White House officials bracing for fallout from disappointed Republicans whose support he needs to govern in the coming months and years
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White House braces for fallout from Trump remarks on Virginia violence

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White House braces for fallout from Trump remarks on Virginia violence

- U.S. President Donald Trump no doubt pleased part of his political base on Tuesday by passionately arguing that both right and left-wing extremists were responsible for violence at a white supremacist rally in Virginia on Saturday. But his remarks, one day after he, under pressure, explicitly condemned neo Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan, left White House officials bracing for fallout from disappointed Republicans whose support he needs to govern in the coming months and years
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String of Anne Arundel robberies tied to man in Virginia jail

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String of Anne Arundel robberies tied to man in Virginia jail

- Anne Arundel Conty police said Monday they have traced the man the say is responsible for six commercial and armed robberies to a Virginia jail. Police said Terrell Price robbed a Pasadena 7-Eleven June 30, Exxon stations in Hanover and Glen Burnie July 1 and 13, a Capital One Bank in Glen Burnie July 19, an Odenton BP Station July 21 and Glen Burnie Citgo Station July 25
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Iowa Lawmakers Denounce Violence in Wake of Virginia Protests

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Iowa Lawmakers Denounce Violence in Wake of Virginia Protests

- DES MOINES, Iowa -- Violent protests in Charlottesburg, Virginia, this weekend brought widespread condemnation from most public officials. Channel 13's Dave Price talked to politicians at the Iowa State Fair to see what they had to say about the recent events, where there was an unmistakable unity and display of pride for the United States and the people who have fought for the country
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Former NH family caught in Virginia riot

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Former NH family caught in Virginia riot

- WEBVTT THEMSELVES IN THE MIDST OF SOMETHING THAT SEEMED LIKE IT WAS OUT OF A MOVIE. >> I REMEMBER THEY RUNNING TOWARDS US AND SCREAMING AND TELLING US TO RUN.REPORTER: CHRISTINA SMITH AND HER FAMILY WITNESSED CARNAGE IN VIRGINIA AFTER A MAN DROVE HIS CAR INTO A GROUP OF COUNTER PROTESTORS. >> WOMEN WERE SCREAMING FOR MEDICS, CALLING THE POLICE. WE SAW PEOPLE BEING CARRIED
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Delaware's elected officials issue joint statement condemning the actions of violent, racist terrorists in Virginia

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Delaware's elected officials issue joint statement condemning the actions of violent, racist terrorists in Virginia

- A letter was issued by Delaware's elected officials Monday and appears in its entirety below: "We join together to denounce the intimidation and violence perpetrated by white supremacists and Nazis in Charlottesville, Virginia last weekend, and to make clear that such conduct will not be tolerated here in Delaware. We come from different backgrounds, different parties, and different parts of the state
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The Latest: Bond denied for suspect in Virginia rally death

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The Latest: Bond denied for suspect in Virginia rally death

- CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The Latest on violent protesting in Virginia and related developments around the nation (all times local): A judge has denied bond for an Ohio man accused of plowing his car into a crowd at a white nationalist rally. Judge Robert Downer said during a bond hearing Monday he would appoint a lawyer for James Alex Fields Jr
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Bail denied for suspect accused of ramming car into crowd of Virginia protesters

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Bail denied for suspect accused of ramming car into crowd of Virginia protesters

- CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- A judge has denied bond for an Ohio man accused of plowing his car into a crowd at a white nationalist rally. Judge Robert Downer said during a bond hearing Monday he would appoint a lawyer for James Alex Fields Jr. Fields is charged with second-degree murder and other counts after authorities say he drove into the crowd, fatally injuring one woman and hurting 19 others
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Family, friends mourn 3 dead in Virginia rally violence

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Family, friends mourn 3 dead in Virginia rally violence

- RICHMOND, Va. — The woman killed when a car plowed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally in Virginia was described as a "true American hero" who died doing what she loved — standing up for people. Two state troopers also died when their helicopter crashed in a wooded area while deployed as part of a large-scale police effort to contain Saturday's violence
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Residents, Officials Respond To Virginia Unrest

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Residents, Officials Respond To Virginia Unrest

- Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and other political leaders condemned the deadly attack Saturday on counterprotestors at "Unite The Right" white nationalist and neo-Nazi rally in Virginia. "I'm disgusted by the violence incited and perpetrated in Charlottesville," Malloy said. "The hatred and xenophobia of white nationalists is sickening, and the loss of a life is beyond tragic." The demonstration is "a reprehensible display of racism and hatred that has no place in our society," Rep
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Virginia governor on white nationalists: They should leave America

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Virginia governor on white nationalists: They should leave America

- Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, speaking Sunday at a prayer rally in Charlottesville, renewed his calls for white supremacists to leave the city in the wake of violence that saw one person killed and troopers assigned to the governor’s travel detail killed in a helicopter crash. McAuliffe denounced the people who had come to this college town for a “Unite the Right” rally, saying they weren’t the patriots they make themselves out to be
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  • Trump's stance on Virginia violence shocks America's allies
    Trump's stance on Virginia violence shocks America's allies

    , yahoo.com

    By Noah Barkin and Alistair Smout. BERLIN/LONDON (Reuters) - America's closest allies condemned U.S. President Donald Trump in unusually strong and personal terms on Wednesday after he put part of the blame for violent clashes in the state of Virginia on those marching against gun-brandishing neo-Nazis. British Prime Minister Theresa May, widely criticised at home for cultivating close ties to Trump during his first half year in office, spoke out after the president repeated his view that the white nationalists and counter-protesters were both to blame
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Politics & Government

  • In Overland Park visit, Yoder decries Trump response to Virginia violence
    In Overland Park visit, Yoder decries Trump response to Virginia violence

    , kansascity.com

    U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder said Wednesday he was angry that all leaders in the United States aren’t outraged by the turmoil in Virginia over the weekend, and called on them to “stand up forcefully” against Nazis, White supremacists and the Ku Klux Klan. Other prominent Kansas Republicans also weighed in Wednesday. Yoder issued a statement Tuesday, after President Donald Trump’s comments that both sides involved in recent trouble in Charlottesville shared blame
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Sports

  • Red Wings denounce use of logo at white nationalist rally in Virginia
    Red Wings denounce use of logo at white nationalist rally in Virginia

    , chicagotribune.com

    The Detroit Red Wings say they are considering legal action to stop white nationalists from using their logo as part of a “disturbing” rally in Charlottesville, Va. The team said in a statement Saturday it “vehemently” disagrees with the rally and is in no way associated with it. The logo of the NHL club could be seen on items held by people at the rally
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Business

  • Aetna to exit Virginia's Affordable Care Act market as CEO limits risk
    Aetna to exit Virginia's Affordable Care Act market as CEO limits risk

    , richmond.com

    Aetna is leaving Virginia's Affordable Care Act market for 2018, the second state that Chief Executive Officer Mark Bertolini is exiting as he seeks to limit his insurer's risks from the beleaguered health law. "We will not offer on- or off-exchange individual plans in Virginia," Aetna said in an emailed statement, citing $200 million or more in losses that the company anticipates this year on individual products
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Technology

  • More than a week later, Virginia State Police still working to clean malware from computers
    More than a week later, Virginia State Police still working to clean malware from computers

    , richmond.com

    The Virginia State Police is cleaning hundreds of computers at its state headquarters to rid them of malware that infected one computer 11 days ago and prompted the law enforcement agency to shut down its email system last week. State police restored some email accounts early this week but do not expect to complete work on 645 computers at the agency’s headquarters complex in Chesterfield County until the end of this week
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Health

  • New mental health care program launched in Virginia
    New mental health care program launched in Virginia

    , richmond.com

    The Virginia Health Care Foundation has announced a new $1.5 million behavioral health program that is designed to increase access to mental health care for uninsured Virginians and those with little to no access to medical care. The two-year initiative revealed Monday, called Beyond Blue, will focus on three areas starting this summer: * the treatment of depression in patients with diabetes; * the implementation of a trauma-informed approach to care with a focus on resiliency training; and
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  • Mom, 2 kids held captive in Virginia home for 2 years
    Mom, 2 kids held captive in Virginia home for 2 years

    , fox61.com

    FREDERICKSBURG, Va. — A Virginia man accused of holding a woman and her two children captive for at least two years has been arrested. News outlets report Spotsylvania Sheriff’s Lt. Charles A. Carey says 43-year-old Kariem Ali Muhammad Moorewas arrested during a welfare check Saturday. Carey said the 32-year-old woman, an 11-year-old child and an 8-year-old child fled the house while deputies were talking to Moore, who was reluctant to let them in
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Society & Culture

  • Backlash against Trump intensifies after his comments on Virginia violence
    Backlash against Trump intensifies after his comments on Virginia violence

    , stuff.co.nz

    Several leading members of Donald Trump's Republican Party and key ally Britain have sharply rebuked the US president on Wednesday after he insisted that white nationalists and protesters opposed to them were both to blame for deadly violence in the Virginia city of Charlottesville. Trump's remarks on Tuesday (Wednesday NZT), a more vehement reprisal of what had been widely seen as his inadequate initial response to Saturday's bloodshed around a white nationalist rally, reignited a storm of criticism and strained ties with his own party
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Entertainment & Arts

  • VCU Health System buys Museum of the Confederacy building
    VCU Health System buys Museum of the Confederacy building

    , richmond.com

    The Virginia Commonwealth University Health System has bought the Museum of the Confederacy building at 1201 E. Clay St. in Richmond for $6.25 million. The property was part of the American Civil War Museum, which also operates the White House of the Confederacy next to the museum building and Historic Tredegar. Operations at the house are not affected by the sale of the museum property, officials said
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Education

  • Education briefs for Monday, June 26
    Education briefs for Monday, June 26

    , richmond.com

    State gets grant to fund farm-to-school programs. The Virginia Department of Education will support schools’ efforts to bring local produce into cafeterias through a nearly $100,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The money will be used to create eight regional farm-to-school networks, according to a news release. The most recent USDA survey of schools showed that 68 of Virginia’s 132 school divisions have farm-to-school programs and that 30 more are working toward them
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  • Judge rules 'alt-right' rally should go forward as planned
    Judge rules 'alt-right' rally should go forward as planned

    , kcrg.com

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - A federal judge has ordered a Virginia city to allow a weekend rally of white nationalists and other extremists to take place at its originally planned location downtown. U.S. District Judge Glen Conrad granted a preliminary injunction Friday in a lawsuit filed against Charlottesville by right-wing blogger Jason Kessler. Kessler organized the Saturday rally to protest Charlottesville's decision to remove a statue of Confederate Gen
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Science & Nature

  • London, Robert Mueller, Climate Change: Your Thursday Briefing
    London, Robert Mueller, Climate Change: Your Thursday Briefing

    , nytimes.com

    Mr. Mueller is said to seek interviews with three current and former intelligence officials, including Dan Coats, the director of national intelligence. Even if the F.B.I. gathers information about the possibility of a crime, that does not necessarily mean prosecutors are building a case against the president. _____ Video In the state of Virginia, a Republican congressman, Steve Scalise, was in critical condition after he and three other people were shot by a lone gunman at a baseball practice
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