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German train axe attack: what we know

They boarded a regional train in the town of Treuchtlingen and were near Wuerzburg in the state of Bavaria when the Afghan refugee, who had arrived in Germany two years prior, started attacking passengers armed with an axe. De Maiziere said Wednesday, "We did a lot of work a year ago to prevent attacks and to improve security in Europe and Germany ". Ahmadzai was one of about 60,000 unaccompanied minors who came into Germany a year ago amid an unprecedented influx of more than 1 ...


Arrests as protesters clash near Republican convention

Arrests as protesters clash near Republican convention

The campaign struggled to respond to plagiarism charges involving Melania Trump's Monday night address, finally releasing a statement Wednesday from a speechwriter who took blame for including lines from a Michelle Obama speech in the remarks.


Trump to Take Center Stage After Night of Mayhem at Convention

Trump to Take Center Stage After Night of Mayhem at Convention

Mike Pence, after Pence's acceptance speech during the third day of the Republican National Convention . Diverting attention away from his rival, Trump join his family in a VIP area and flashed a thumbs-up while Cruz spoke, a gesture that transmitted obvious anger at the Texas senator's behavior.



Justice Department Sues Over Health Insurance Mergers

If carried out, the mergers would reduce the number of major nationwide health insurers from five to three. In recent years, the justice department has shown an increasing willingness to go to court to block deals it believes could stifle competition, and for months antitrust officials have signaled their skepticism about the insurer tie-ups.



After RNC Firestorm, Cruz Refuses To Say Whether He's Voting Trump

NY different than Iowa. Ted Cruz won't help party unity with this, but I can certainly respect his decision. Ted Cruz was nearing the end of his speech on Wednesday night as it was apparent that the former candidate would not be endorsing his rival.