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Local Reporter Describes What We Know About Van Attack In Barcelona

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An American In Barcelona Reacts To Van Attack

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Terrorism Expert In Barcelona Talks About Van Attack Near Las Ramblas

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In Birmingham, The Debate Over Confederate Monuments Is Renewed After Charlottesville

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Mathematicians Could Help In Gerrymandering Legal Cases

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Officials Still Searching For Bodies After Deadly Mudslides In Sierra Leone

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Reporter In Barcelona Describes Scene Immediately After Deadly Van Attack

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Varied Republican Response To Charlottesville Raises Questions On Legislative Ability

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Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., speaks to reporters after meeting with President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower on November 29, 2016.

GOP Senator: Trump Lacking 'Stability,' 'Competence' To Succeed

A leading Republican Senator told reporters on Thursday that President Trump "has not yet been able to demonstrate the stability, nor some of the competence that he needs to demonstrate in order to be successful."

Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., was at the Rotary Club of Chattanooga and spoke to local reporters there. In video posted by Chloe Morrison of Nooga.com, Corker added, "And we need for him to be successful. Our nation needs for him to be successful."

Killer whale Kasatka seen with a calf in 2004 at SeaWorld in San Diego, California.

SeaWorld Euthanizes Its Oldest Killer Whale After Respiratory Issues

SeaWorld and animal welfare advocates are mourning the passing of one of the park's oldest killer whales. Kasatka was euthanized at SeaWorld San Diego Tuesday evening after suffering from a respiratory infection.

Kasatka was a matriarch of the orca pod in San Diego. She had been captured in the wild off the coast of Iceland in 1978. SeaWorld says she had four calves, six grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

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