Trump did not take questions from the media but instead delivered a prepared statement, in which he slammed the "display of hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides" present in Charlottesville, where white nationalist groups are clashing with anti-racism groups.
The mayor of Charlottesville said via Twitter on Saturday that he is "heartbroken" to announce that a "life has been lost".
Charlottesville has become a flashpoint for white nationalists following a City Council vote in February to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from a park formerly called Lee Park. There is no place for you in America.
Mr. Trump said he spoke with Gov. Terry McAuliffe over the phone and agreed "that the hate and division must stop and it must stop right now".
A vehicle drives into a group of protesters demonstrating against a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville.
Instead, Trump called for "a swift restoration of law and order" and said the federal government was "ready, willing and able" to provide "whatever other assistance is needed".
U.S. Rep. Trent Franks said President Donald Trump "made it extremely clear" that he condemns the white supremacist violence amid criticism that the president's message wasn't strong enough.
"Go home", he said.
Gold Rises Along With North Korea Tensions
The economic consequences ... would likely be horrific, and ... also result in a temporary shock to global financial markets . It has been the leading S&P gainer so far this year, making it particularly vulnerable to a decline.
Shares hit by US-North Korea tensions
Computer hardware stocks rebounded following recent weakness, with the NYSE Arca Computer Hardware Index climbing by 1.4%. The local currency was trading at 1,147.55 won against the US dollar, down 5.55 won from the previous session's close.
Stocks drop, led by technology companies
Shares Snap fell 1.94, or 14%, to 11.83 after the Snapchat parent reported earnings late Thursday that missed analyst forecasts. The Dow Jones industrial average slid 204.69 points, or 0.9 percent, to 21,844.01, just shy of its low point for the day.
By far the most serious incident so far came when a auto rammed into a crowd of left-wing protesters walking through the city on Saturday afternoon.
"We stand with the counter-demonstrators in Charlottesville, and will continue to fight for justice across the country", the statement added".
"You came here today to hurt people and you did hurt people". The record-sized crowd carried torches though the University of Virginia campus.
A state official said the driver of a auto that plowed into a group of marchers in Charlottesville is in police custody.
As the first modern president to consider racial segregationists a part of his base, Trump remains reluctant to forcefully speak out against racial hatred, thereby sending another signal that ensures that this latest explosion of racial violence will get much worse, before it gets better.
I find it interesting (and frustrating) that most news coverage on this event is calling it either a protest, rally or march rather than what it should have been called: a riot. Our diversity, that mosaic tile of immigrants is what makes us so special, and we will not let anybody come here and destroy it.
On Friday night, hundreds of white nationalists carrying torches and chanting "white lives matter", "you will not replace us", and the Nazi-associated phrase "blood and soil" marched near a statue of Thomas Jefferson on the grounds of the University of Virginia, and were met by counterprotesters.
Trainor said SoundCloud will continue to offer the suscriptions, but that it won't be the central focus of the company. Total revenue has more than doubled to more than a $100 million annual run-rate this year. " SoundCloud can do more".
Mesut Ozil will " take centre stage " as Arsenal's main man this season, former Gunners midfielder Stewart Robson told talkSPORT. And ahead of their opening fixture at home to Leicester on Friday night, Joshua has dealt him another blow.
An escalating exchange of provocative rhetoric between the United States and North Korea is alarming global leaders. A PAC-3 Patriot missile unit is seen deployed in the compound of Defense Ministry in Tokyo, Thursday, Aug 10, 2017.
Arsenal have been relatively quiet on the transfer front this summer, although the business they have done looks shrewd enough. Danny Drinkwater is sidelined with a thigh injury and Robert Huth is also out thanks to an ankle injury.
South Korea's KOSPI fell 1.7 percent to its lowest since May 24, but its losses for the week are a relatively modest 3.2 percent. Wilmar International slipped 6.4 per cent or 22 cents to $3.20; Hongkong Land lost 2.1 per cent or 16 U.S. cents to US$7.34.
A scuffle during clashes between white nationalists and counterprotesters on the streets of Charlottesville , Va., Aug. 12, 2017. President Trump tweeted Saturday night his "deepest condolences" to the family and fellow police officers after the crash.
If you normally wear eyeglasses, put the eclipse-viewing glasses over them or hold the hand-held solar viewer in front of them. Anything lower will allow your eyes to be damaged, but NASA says Shade 12 is darker than the filters used for most welding.
The Army and NDRF teams have reached the spot and started rescue operation along with the police, administration and local people. According to witnesses, the two buses were stationed at a kiosk on the highway for refreshments when the incident took place.
The Tropical Depression is expected to stay well off to our east and will not impact our coast here in North Carolina. However, the air that the system is running into will be dry, which might prevent it from organizing.
Earlier in June, the design of girls" school uniform in a Kerala had sparked controversy after a photographer called it "vulgar'. The Childline officials have also found the process highly discriminatory which will raise mental agony of the students.
In this week's episode, Daenerys Targaryen finally got stuck in with the Westeros war and burnt the Lannister army to a crisp. The Ending of "Game of Thrones" Season 7, Episode 4 , " The Spoils Of War " is discussed below.
Selloff in stocks takes a breather; gold and yen tick up
The broad-based S&P 500 shed 0.6 percent to 2,459.50, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index tumbled 0.8 percent to 6,299.12. The local currency was trading at 1,145.05 won against the US dollar , down 3.05 won from the previous session's close.
Trump warning over North Korea hits markets
Ten-year USA yields dropped 4.3 basis points to 2.24 percent and German equivalents fell 3 bps to 0.43 percent, a six-week low. Investors instead turned to safe-haven assets such as gold, pushing it to a two-month high, and the Japanese yen JPY= rose.
Roger Federer punches ticket to Rogers Cup semi-finals
Buoyed by a captivated, rowdy Montreal night session crowd, Shapovalov found his way back into the match in the second set. "I already beat other players 17 times", said Federer. "I struggled against Ferrer early on, so today was better".
Sanchez to miss start of season
He added: "I'm convinced in 10 or 15 years it will not necessarily be a football specialist who is a manager of a club". Wenger though stressed on the fact that Sanchez remained "focused" on playing for Arsenal this season.
US, France pledged to work to denuclearize North Korea
On Tuesday, the commander in chief said the rogue nation "will be met with fire and fury like the world has never seen ". All parties must assure North Koreans we will forego any military action against them if North Korea remains peaceful".
USA stocks fall again on North Korea tensions
Australia's S&P/ASX 200 edged down almost 0.1 percent to 5,760.90, while South Korea's Kospi fell 0.5 percent to 2,357.84. The US Consumer Price Index (CPI) edged up 0.1% last month after staying flat in June and falling by 0.1% in May.
Day races against nightfall at PGA Championship
There are some large differences, though, which explains why only one of nine past winners at Quail Hollow broke par Thursday. He made his par putt on the 17th hole and then sprinted to the 18th tee and promptly knocked his tee shot down the middle.
1 dead, 19 injured after crash near rally in Charlottesville
Others did not mention Trump directly but did condemn the marchers, many of whom carried Nazi flags and similar regalia. A large police force was in the area as the result of violent white supremacists rally and counter-protest on Saturday.
Matsuyama, Kisner shares lead
Rickie Fowler had six birdies, the kind of round that would put him in the lead - except for that triple bogey on the sixth hole. Jason Day was right there with them until a peculiar decision likely cost him a reasonable chance to stay with the leaders.