Life sentence for white supremacist over fatal Charlottesville car attack

Life sentence for white supremacist over fatal Charlottesville car attack

James Alex Fields Junior apologised to the judge before he was sentenced.

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Jury recommends life plus 419 years for man who drove car into protesters

Jury recommends life plus 419 years for man who drove car into protesters

James Alex Fields Jr targeted crowds opposing a right-wing rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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John David Washington: Charlottesville made me embarrassed for my country

John David Washington: Charlottesville made me embarrassed for my country

Footage of white supremacists marching in the streets of the city is included in his new film.

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Thousands mark anniversary of deadly violence in Charlottesville

Thousands mark anniversary of deadly violence in Charlottesville

Counter-protesters easily outnumbered those who showed up for a white nationalist rally.

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Charlottesville one-year anniversary: President has ignited white supremacists

Charlottesville one-year anniversary: President has ignited white supremacists

A year on from Charlottesville, white supremacists are holding a rally at the White House as a coterie of their most vehement cohorts eye a political seat, writes Bette Browne.

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Organiser of deadly Charlottesville rally gets initial approval for anniversary event

Organiser of deadly Charlottesville rally gets initial approval for anniversary event

An organiser of last year's deadly white supremacist rally in Virginia has been granted initial approval to host a rally in the heart of Washington DC.

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Twitter say ’blue tick’ process is broken after verifying organiser of Charlottesville rally

Twitter say ’blue tick’ process is broken after verifying organiser of Charlottesville rally

Twitter boss Jack Dorsey has said the social media’s "blue tick" verification process is "broken" after it verified the organiser of a far-right rally.

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Twitter users gave Miss Texas a round of applause for calling out Trump’s Charlottesville response

Twitter users gave Miss Texas a round of applause for calling out Trump’s Charlottesville response

Miss Texas has won the praise of Twitter users after she condemned President Trump’s response to the events in Charlottesville last month.

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Donald Trump speaks for himself on racial violence, says Rex Tillerson

Donald Trump speaks for himself on racial violence, says Rex Tillerson

President Donald Trump's values should be considered separate from America's when it comes to race, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said.

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White Supremacist leader in Charlottesville documentary 'hands himself in to police'

White Supremacist leader in Charlottesville documentary 'hands himself in to police'

The White Supremacist leader who became famous after the Charlottesville demonstrations has handed himself in to US police, it has been reported.

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Tuam residents call on Council to remove plaque honouring Confederate leader

Tuam residents call on Council to remove plaque honouring Confederate leader

A town in Co Galway has become embroiled in an American human rights row.

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Charlottesville mayor calls for emergency meeting to remove Robert E. Lee statue

Charlottesville mayor calls for emergency meeting to remove Robert E. Lee statue

The mayor of Charlottesville has called on the governor to convene an emergency meeting of state lawmakers to allow the city to remove the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee.

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Donald Trump 'muddies water' in assigning blame over Charlottesville violence

Donald Trump 'muddies water' in assigning blame over Charlottesville violence

A Republican senator has said President Donald Trump "muddies the water" when he assigns blame to anyone other than white nationalist groups for the deadly violence last weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Charlottesville victim's mother refusing to talk to Donald Trump

Charlottesville victim's mother refusing to talk to Donald Trump

The mother of a woman who was killed while demonstrating against a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, has said she will not speak to President Donald Trump because of comments he made after her daughter's death.

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Emmanuel Macron voices support for anti-racism protesters in Charlottesville

Emmanuel Macron voices support for anti-racism protesters in Charlottesville

French President Emmanuel Macron has offered his support to anti-racism protesters in what he called a collective, historic battle against intolerance.

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Donald Trump bemoans 'history and culture being ripped apart' in new statement

Donald Trump bemoans 'history and culture being ripped apart' in new statement

US president Donald Trump has waded back into the racially charged monument debate on Twitter, bemoaning "history and culture being ripped apart".

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Two former US Presidents implore America to reject 'hatred in all forms'

Two former US Presidents implore America to reject 'hatred in all forms'

Former US presidents George HW Bush and George W Bush have said "America must always reject racial bigotry, anti-Semitism and hatred in all forms".

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Charlottesville victim's mother urges mourners to make Heather's death worthwhile

Charlottesville victim's mother urges mourners to make Heather's death worthwhile

The mother of the young woman mowed down while protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville urged mourners at a memorial service to "make my daughter's death worthwhile" by confronting injustice the way she did.

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Charlottesville protest victim Heather Heyer 'wanted to put down hate'

Charlottesville protest victim Heather Heyer 'wanted to put down hate'

The grandfather of a woman who was killed during violent protests in Virginia has said she always wanted fairness, even from a young age.

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Donald Trump: Both sides to blame for Charlottesville violence

Donald Trump: Both sides to blame for Charlottesville violence

A combative President Donald Trump has again insisted "there is blame on both sides" for the deadly weekend violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Donald Trump insists both sides are to blame for Charlottesville violence

Donald Trump insists both sides are to blame for Charlottesville violence

President Donald Trump has again waded into the row over the race-fuelled clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia, insisting there was "blame on both sides".

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Fourth CEO quits US President's advisory council; Trump responds: 'I have many to take their place'

Fourth CEO quits US President's advisory council; Trump responds: 'I have many to take their place'

A fourth business leader has resigned from US President Donald Trump's White House jobs council.

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White nationalists slam Donald Trump's rebuke as 'an unforgivable betrayal' and 'childish nonsense'

White nationalists slam Donald Trump's rebuke as 'an unforgivable betrayal' and 'childish nonsense'

US President Donald Trump's condemnation of hate groups has disappointed and angered some white nationalists who had supported him.

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Anger over Charlottesville follows US President to Trump Towers

Anger over Charlottesville follows US President to Trump Towers

President Donald Trump is back in the New York skyscraper that bears his name as anger over his reaction to race-fuelled clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend shows few signs of dying down.

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Massive protest greets Donald Trump on return to New York home

Massive protest greets Donald Trump on return to New York home

President Donald Trump has arrived at his New York home for the first time since his inauguration as a throng of protesters lined the street.

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Father of white nationalist Charlottesville protester publicly disowns his son in an open letter

Father of white nationalist Charlottesville protester publicly disowns his son in an open letter

Pearce Tefft said his son is no longer welcome at home unless he “renounces his hateful beliefs”.

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Donald Trump condemns supremacist groups 48 hours after Charlottesville riots

Donald Trump condemns supremacist groups 48 hours after Charlottesville riots

President Donald Trump has condemned white supremacist groups by name, declaring "racism is evil" two days after the deadly race-fuelled clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Google cancelling neo-Nazi website registration

Google cancelling neo-Nazi website registration

Google says it is cancelling the registration of neo-Nazi website The Daily Stormer for violating its terms of service.

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Charlottesville suspect 'idolised Hitler' and had been accused of beating mother, court hears

Charlottesville suspect 'idolised Hitler' and had been accused of beating mother, court hears

James Alex Fields Jr was fascinated with Nazism, idolised Adolf Hitler, and had been singled out at school by officials at the Randall K Cooper high school in Union, Kentucky, for his "deeply held, radical" convictions on race, his former high school teacher Derek Weimer said.

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Latest: Donald Trump says 'racism is evil'; Charlottesville car death suspect denied bail

Latest: Donald Trump says 'racism is evil'; Charlottesville car death suspect denied bail

Latest: The man accused of ramming his car into a crowd of counter-protesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia has been denied bail after the public defender's office said it could not represent him and the judge was forced to find a local attorney to fill in.

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Cork fans' flying of Confederate flag after Charlottesville attack slammed

Cork fans' flying of Confederate flag after Charlottesville attack slammed

"Any Cork fan who carries the flag with a complete understanding of what it represents is an absolute langer."

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Man charged over white supremacist rally car death due in court

Man charged over white supremacist rally car death due in court

A man accused of ploughing his car into counter-protesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia is set to make his first court appearance.

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Victim's death an act of terror, say friends

Victim's death an act of terror, say friends

A close friend of the woman killed when a car was driven into peaceful protesters in Charlottesville has described her death as a terrorist act.

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US rallies condemn politics of hate

US rallies condemn politics of hate

Protesters have taken to the streets throughout America, condemning hatred and racism following the Charlottesville violence.

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Democrats and Republicans slam Donald Trump's response to white supremacist violence

Democrats and Republicans slam Donald Trump's response to white supremacist violence

Donald Trump has come under fire for not explicitly denouncing white supremacists in the aftermath of violent clashes in Virginia, with the president being urged to take a public stand against groups that espouse racism and hate.

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Trump: Bigotry started long before my presidency

Trump: Bigotry started long before my presidency

US president Donald Trump has blamed "many sides" for the violent clashes between protesters and white supremacists in Virginia, but stressed the "hatred and bigotry" broadcast across the country had taken root long before his political ascendancy.

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Driver who mowed down anti-fascist protestors marched with white supremacist group in Charlottesville

Driver who mowed down anti-fascist protestors marched with white supremacist group in Charlottesville

Latest: A man faces a murder charge after a car ploughed into a crowd of people protesting against a white supremacist rally in Virginia.

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