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Rihanna Cancels Concert In Nice, France After Terrorist Attack

Rihanna Cancels Concert In Nice, France After Terrorist Attack

The 31-year-old Nice local, who is of Tunisian descent, drove an articulated lorry into a packed crowd watching a fireworks display on the city's famous Promenade des Anglais last night. The truck was still where it came to rest, its windscreen riddled with bullet holes. "They are so loved", the family was quoted as saying in a statement.



First picture of suspect in Nice lorry attack emerges

The witness said there was only one person in the truck. And, in what appeared to be evidence of a gun battle, photos showed a truck with at least half a dozen bullet holes punched through its windshield. Police sources also said that over 200 people were wounded in the attack. He had hired the truck on Monday. Deputy Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu, of the National Police Chiefs' Council, said arrangements were being reviewed at United Kingdom events over the next seven days "to ensure ...


Pence VP pick, but no movement before Indiana deadline

Pence VP pick, but no movement before Indiana deadline

Trump announced his vice presidential pick on Twitter Friday morning, and other Republicans and groups shared their praise. Though running mates tend not to be a major determinant for voters, many of Trump's supporters embrace Pence's more hardline positions on religious freedom and abortion, and the selection could solidify support among Republicans who have doubted Trump's conservative bona fides.



Security beefed up for Euro 2016 final

Fernando Santos has been told his Portugal team have won without playing well at Euro 2016 - something he would happily accept in the final. "I have lost a final last year and I hope this year things are different", the 23-year-old Mario said Friday.



Campaign chief says Trump has made his veep choice

Pence has accepted the offer, and arrived at Teterboro Airport in New Jersey late Thursday for what had been a scheduled Friday press conference to announce the selection, according to NBC4 NY. In particular, the Clinton camp highlighted Pence's conservative record on abortion issues as well as his support past year for a religious freedom law that critics said allowed discrimination against LGBT individuals.



Deadly truck attack in Nice: What we know

Meanwhile, Germany said it was beefing up its border controls at airports, as well as road and rail crossings into France, and Prime Minister Charles Michel said security was also being stepped up in Belgium ahead of a national holiday on 21 July.