Neighbors describe Nice truck attack suspect

Jul 15, 2016

Neighbors describe Nice truck attack suspect

Neighbors of the man suspected to have killed scores of people in a truck attack on the Nice seafront described him Friday as a loner with no visible religious affiliation, as forensic experts searched his flat. About a dozen neighbors of the man, named ...

Jul 15, 2016

Weaponized vehicles not new addition to terrorists' arsenals

Transforming a vehicle into a simple but deadly weapon of terror — as happened to such bloody effect in Nice on Thursday — is a tactic well known to intelligence agencies. A truck smashed into revelers celebrating France’s Bastille Day, killing at least 84 ...

Attacks in France since Charlie Hebdo slayings in January 2015

Jul 15, 2016

Attacks in France since Charlie Hebdo slayings in January 2015

Thursday’s attack on a crowd in Nice was the latest in a country still reeling from last year’s Islamic State group terrorist assaults. Here is a recap of major attacks and foiled attempts since the Charlie Hebdo shootings in January 2015. Jan. 7 to ...

France attacked again as truck plows into revelers in Nice

Jul 15, 2016

France attacked again as truck plows into revelers in Nice

An AFP reporter shielded his face from the flying debris as he watched a truck plow at full-speed into a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in Nice on Thursday night, leaving at least 80 people dead and several in critical condition. The driver was a ...

Portugal stuns host France

Jul 11, 2016

Portugal stuns host France

Portugal overcame the loss of injured captain Cristiano Ronaldo to beat France 1-0 in the European Championship final on Sunday, with a goal in extra time from substitute Eder securing the country’s first soccer title. Just as the final looked destined for a penalty ...