Four alleged members of a terror cell were in a Madrid court on Tuesday (Aug 22), facing possible charges related to the twin attacks in Catalonia that claimed 15 lives and wounded more than 100 people.more
Monday's solar eclipse was truly an American experience, visible as a partial eclipse from all 50 states and as a total eclipse from a 70-mile-wide sliver of 14 states. While total solar eclipses occur somewhere on Earth about every 18 months, it has been 38 years since the last total solar eclipse passed through the United States, and 99 years since the last coast-to-coast eclipse.more
panish police have shot dead the main suspect in last Thursday's Barcelona attack, Younes Abouyaaqoub.
Police believe he was the driver of a van which careered down the Las Ramblas avenue, killing 13 and injuring more than 100 others.more
If Western Europe wants to keep its social benefits, the countries of the E.U. are going to need more workers. No place in the world has an older population that's not into baby making than Europe. No wonder policy planners are doing what they can to encourage immigration.. Eastern Europe is old. The U.K.'s median age is approaching a mid-life crisis, currently at 40.5. more
The driver in Thursday's van attack that killed 13 people in a tourist area of Barcelona may still be alive and on the run, Spanish police say. They are hunting for Moroccan-born Younes Abouyaaqoub, now named by Spanish media as the suspected driver.more
Spanish media based on police sources reported this morning that a group of jihadists who carried out Thursday and Friday attacks in Catalonia was larger than expected. The composition of the so-called Islamic State cells could have up to 15 people.more
A huge manhunt was underway across Europe last night for at least one jihadist feared to be still at large after plotting the Barcelona terrorist attacks, as reports emerge that the terror cell may have planned to target the Sagrada Familia.more
The number of people injured in a van attack in Barcelona on Thursday afternoon and in a separate attack in the Catalan resort town of Cambrils stood at 130 on Friday, an emergency services spokesman said.more
Spanish police say they have killed five suspected terrorists in the town of Cambrils in a second vehicle attack, after an earlier one in Barcelona.
The men, wearing explosive belts, were linked to the first attack, police say.more
The leader of Australia's far-right One Nation party has worn a burka on the floor of the nation's Senate.
Pauline Hanson's entrance drew audible shock from other senators ahead of a bid by her party to ban the garment in Australia.more