A van mowed down pedestrians in the heart of Spainâ€™s second-largest city, killing at least 13 people in a terror attack claimed by Islamic State. Hours later, police said they killed five alleged terrorists as they responded to a possible attack in Cambrils, a town southwest of Barcelona.
Mattis, Tillerson Say North Korea Could Face U.S. Military Response
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis stressed that a military response to a North Korean aggression remained on the table Thursday, one day after the presidentâ€™s White House strategist said that there can be no military solution to the crisis.
South Korea Leader: U.S. to Seek Approval Before Action Against North
South Koreaâ€™s leader said President Donald Trump agreed to discuss options, including a U.S. military strike, with him before taking any action to rein in North Koreaâ€™s nuclear and missile programs.
China Blockbuster Leads Pack as Box Office Stages a Comeback
A Chinese action film that taps into nationalist fervor has become the highest-grossing movie ever in China, showing that the box office here can still pack a punch following last yearâ€™s abrupt slowdown.