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GOP convention planners come down with stomach flu

GOP convention planners come down with stomach flu

Samples have been sent to a lab in Columbus for confirmation it is norovirus, but it is definitely "a noro-like illness", he said. Republican National Convention attendees have so far been exposed to a potential First Lady with a plagiarized speech, as well as a yelling Rudy Giuliani.



Nice attacker had 'clear, recent' interest in radical Islam

Bouhlel apparently took four selfies on the Promenade in the days leading up to the attack, according to Molins. Killer truck driver Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel. His apparent radicalization has puzzled investigators as well as friends and family. So far 35 bodies have been identified, and 12 more are due to be presented to families on Monday, said the secretary of state in charge of help for victims, Juliette Meadel.


China to close part of South China Sea for military exercise

China to close part of South China Sea for military exercise

John Richardson, that construction work in areas disputed by other countries will proceed, the Wall Street Journal reports. According to the China Securities Journal, Beijing would build 20 offshore nuclear platforms in the South China Sea, some islands of which the PCA said belongs to the exclusive economic zone of the Philippines, reported Reuters .



French Police Mistakenly Storm Elderly Couple's Apartment After Nice Attack

French President Francois Hollande has called the attack terrorism and officials have said investigators will seek to find out whether the Tunisian had links with extremist groups. Meanwhile, a source close to the investigation has said Lahouaiej-Bouhlel visited the Nice promenade with his rented truck on the two days before the attack .



Auschwitz museum warns against playing 'games' on premises

The museum said on Twitter that allowing users to play "Pokemon Go on the site of our Memorial and similar places.is disrespectful to the memory of victims!" The message posted on social media follows concerns from curators at museums around the world.


6 detained after Nice attack over contact with killer

6 detained after Nice attack over contact with killer

He was known to police because of allegations of threats, violence and thefts over the past six years, and he was given a suspended six-month prison sentence this year after being convicted of violence with a weapon, authorities said. Despite several brushes with the law for petty crime, Lahouaiej-Bouhlel had never appeared on the radar of intelligence services. People who went to the same gym as Lahouaiej-Bouhlel - where he took salsa dancing classes and lifted weights - described him as a ...