New York TimesBaltimore Mayor Had Statues Removed in 'Best Interest of My City'New York TimesWorkers removed the Robert E. Lee and Thomas J. “Stonewall” Jackson monument in Baltimore. Credit Denise Sanders/The Baltimore Sun, via Associated Press. BALTIMORE — It was “in the best interest of my city,” Mayor Catherine Pugh said Wednesday, ...Is the Confederacy finally about to die for good?Washington PostHere are the Confederate memorials that will be removed after CharlottesvilleCNNBaltimore 'Quietly' Takes Down Four Confederate Statues After CharlottesvilleNBCNews.comBaltimore Sun -USA TODAY -Miami Herald -TIMEall 1,462 news articles »

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ESPNConor McGregor happy with smaller gloves, but sees pros and cons to itESPNUFC star Conor McGregor had agreed to box Floyd Mayweather Jr. in 10-ounce gloves, per Nevada State Athletic Commission rules, but was pleased that the panel agreed at its monthly meeting on Wednesday to allow them to wear 8-ounce gloves. "I'm very ...Conor McGregor '100 percent' considers himself the UFC featherweight championMMA FightingConor McGregor Talks 8-Ounce Gloves, Challenges Floyd Mayweather on Media CallBleacher ReportLeonard Ellerbe on May-Mac glove change: 'Floyd wants him to have every advantage possible'MMAjunkie.comSB Nation -Sherdog.com -ABC News -Bloody Elbowall 668 news articles »

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New York TimesSessions Lauds Miami and Rebukes Chicago in Escalating Fight With Sanctuary CitiesNew York TimesAttorney General Jeff Sessions spoke about sanctuary cities in Miami on Wednesday. Credit Joe Raedle/Getty Images. WASHINGTON — Attorney General Jeff Sessions hailed local authorities in Miami on Wednesday for falling in line with federal immigration ...Atty. Gen. Sessions again attacks Chicago and other 'sanctuary' citiesLos Angeles TimesIn Miami, Donald Trump's attorney general cheers an end to “sanctuary” for immigration offendersMiami HeraldSessions, in Miami, Bashes Chicago's Sanctuary PoliciesU.S. News & World ReportChicago Tribune -Washington Examiner -Reuters -TIMEall 85 news articles »

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CNNTrump defiant after outburst and GOP picks up piecesCNN(CNN) Republican lawmakers and administration aides found themselves again Wednesday weighing the costs and benefits of remaining loyal to President Donald Trump, whose equivocal statements about neo-Nazis and white supremacists marked a ...House Democrats push GOP to do more than talk tough on TrumpWashington PostTrump dumps CEOs before more could abandon himPoliticoCEOs revolt against Trump over CharlottesvilleThe HillABC News -Los Angeles Times -NPR -BBC Newsall 7,188 news articles »

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WPRI 12 Eyewitness NewsRI Republicans defend, criticize Trump remarks on CharlottesvilleWPRI 12 Eyewitness NewsPresident Donald Trump speaks to the media in the lobby of Trump Tower in New York, Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). Related Coverage. Trump's blame of 'both sides' in Charlottesville violence elicits strong reactions from ...and more »

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Washington PostPence is Trump's global translator, spinning his pronouncements to soothe alliesWashington PostSANTIAGO, Chile — Throughout his tour of Latin America, Vice President Pence has cast himself to his hosts as a dutiful, even earnest messenger for President Trump. But in visits this week to Colombia, Argentina and Chile, Pence has acted more like ...Mike Pence calls on Latin American countries to cut off relations with North KoreaBusiness InsiderPence responds to Trump remarks: 'I stand with the president'The HillPence Says He Stands With Trump in Aftermath of CharlottesvilleBloombergHot Air -U.S. News & World Report -The Weekly Standard -Sacramento Beeall 457 news articles »

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Business InsiderHere's the memo Larry Fink, the head of the world's largest investor, just sent to staff about Trump's councilBusiness InsiderPresident Trump on Wednesday disbanded his two business councils, including a Strategy and Policy Forum that included Larry Fink, CEO of BlackRock, the world's largest investor. According to a memo to staff seen by Business Insider, Fink had already ...IBM CEO: This Is Why Trump's Advisory Forum DisbandedFortuneall 46 news articles »

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CNNHeather Heyer memorial: Killing 'just magnified her,' mother saysCNNCharlottesville, Virginia (CNN) Heather Heyer once posted on Facebook an anonymous quote that resonated after her violent death: "If you're not outraged, you're not paying attention," the quote, displayed on a purple background, reads. Her mother made ...'This Is Just The Beginning Of Heather's Legacy': Mourning And A Call To ActionNPRHeather Heyer, Charlottesville Victim, Cannot Be Silenced, Mother SaysNew York TimesThe Latest: Mayor: Richmond should look at removing statuesMiami HeraldNBCNews.com -Washington Post -ABC News -Los Angeles Timesall 1,035 news articles »

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TheBlaze.comReport: Trump has chosen a surprising replacement for Anthony ScaramucciTheBlaze.comReport: Trump has chosen a surprising replacement for Anthony Scaramucci A report from the Daily Caller says that longtime aide Hope Hicks has been chosen by President Donald Trump to replace Anthony Scaramucci after he was fired as White House ...and more »

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BBC NewsBush presidents wade into Trump furore over CharlottesvilleBBC NewsFormer Presidents George HW Bush and George W Bush have called on the US to "reject racial bigotry, anti-Semitism and hatred in all forms". They are the latest Republican figures to weigh in on the backlash to Donald Trump's latest remarks blaming ...Unlike His Predecessors, Trump Steps Back From a Moral JudgmentNew York TimesQuickly catch up on the day's news: Wednesday, August 16CNNBoth Bush presidents just spoke out on Charlottesville — and sound nothing like TrumpWashington PostThe Hill -TIME -PEOPLE.com -U.S. News & World Reportall 128 news articles »

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