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'Take down the monuments’: Protesters march in Richmond after Charlottesville violence

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Twitter/@RichmondPolice(RICHMOND, Va.) — Hundreds of protesters took to the streets in Richmond, Virginia on Sunday night chanting anti-Confederate slogans one day after a woman was killed during a protest inRead More

'Everyone’s hearts are aching': Cities hold vigils in wake of Charlottesville violence

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ABC News(CHARLOTESVILLE) — Dozens of vigils and demonstrations were held across the country Sunday a day after a woman was killed at an anti-fascist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. The vigilsRead More

Charlottesville murder suspect's teacher: 'He thought Nazis were pretty cool guys'

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Win McNamee/Getty Images(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.)– The 20-year-old Ohio man police say accelerated his car into a crowd of counter-protesters in Charlottesville, Virginia in an incident that left one dead and 19Read More

Organizer who survived Charlottesville violence 'grateful for solidarity' across the country

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Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.)– An organizer for the Richmond, Virginia chapter of Democratic Socialists of America (DSA), a socialist organization that has seen a major surge in membership following theRead More

Police face criticism following eruptions of violence in Charlottesville

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Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — Protesters from both sides of Saturday’s conflict in Charlottesville, Virginia, have criticized the efforts of police to reign in the violence that took place priorRead More

Charlottesville victim always defended what she believed in, mother says

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Facebook(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — The mother of the 32-year-old woman who died after a car rammed into a crowd that was marching in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday said her daughter wasRead More

What we know about the violent clashes and car-ramming in Charlottesville

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Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — The ramming of a car Saturday afternoon into a crowd protesting a white nationalist rally in Virginia, leaving one dead and several injured at theRead More

Newspapers cover Charlottesville car-ramming with dramatic photos, headlines

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iStock/Thinkstock(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — “Terror in Virginia.” “Death & Hate.” “A Day of Death.” Those are just some of the headlines splashed across the covers of newspapers across the U.S., coveringRead More

Justice Department opens investigation into deadly Charlottesville car-ramming

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Twitter/@brennanmgilmore(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — An Ohio man was charged with murder after a car plowed into a crowd of demonstrators following a foiled white nationalist rally Saturday in Charlottesville, Virginia, killingRead More

White nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia sparks violent clashes, turns deadly

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Anadolu Agency/Getty Images (CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — The usually quiet university city of Charlottesville, Virginia, erupted into chaos Saturday when far-right extremists gathering for a “Unite the Right” event clashed withRead More