Daily Archive: July 14, 2016

Jul 14

World leaders react with horror to attack

NICE, France (AP) — World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France’s national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: UNITED STATES President Barack Obama condemned what he said “appears to be a horrific terrorist …

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Jul 14

France reels as Bastille Day attack leaves 84 dead in Nice

NICE, France (AP) — A large truck plowed through revelers gathered for Bastille Day fireworks in Nice, killing at least 84 people and sending others fleeing into the sea as it bore down for more than a mile along the Riviera city’s famed waterfront promenade. The driver was killed by police and no one immediately …

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Jul 14

The Latest: French FM leaves ASEAN summit, heading home

NICE, France (AP) — The Latest on a truck that drove into the crowd in Nice (all times local): 10:10 a.m. French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault has cut short a visit to Mongolia to return to Paris because of the Nice attack. The foreign ministry’s deputy spokesman, Vincent Floreani, says Ayrault was in Mongolia for …

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Jul 14

Local businesses have mixed opinions about Pokemon Go wanderers

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)-Pokemon Go is the craze that has taken over the nation and here in Lexington it’s no different. In fact, Thoroughbred Park is actually a popular meetup spot for players to start their night before carrying on playing downtown for hours long. It’s the game that has everyone’s noses pointed at the ground. …

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Jul 14

World leaders react with horror to attack

NICE, France (AP) — World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France’s national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: UNITED STATES President Barack Obama condemned what he said “appears to be a horrific terrorist …

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Jul 14

The Latest: Official says security cameras tracked attacker

NICE, France (AP) — The Latest on a truck that drove into the crowd in Nice (all times local): 9:30 a.m. Christian Estrosi, the regional president in Nice, said some of the city’s 1,200 security cameras had pinpointed the moment the attacker boarded the truck, far from the seaside “in the hills of Nice” and …

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Jul 14

Staying warm Friday, with more rain and storm chances

Overview: High temperatures will be in the mid to upper 80s for Friday, with more scattered rain showers and thunderstorms. A cold front will move across the region Friday night into early Saturday, bringing drier air to Kentucky for the weekend. Saturday will be a little below average for temperatures, with highs around 84 degrees. …

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Jul 14

France reels as Bastille Day attack leaves 84 dead in Nice

NICE, France (AP) — A large truck mowed through revelers gathered for Bastille Day fireworks in Nice, killing at least 84 people and sending people fleeing into the sea as it bore down for more than a mile along the Riviera city’s famed waterfront promenade. The Thursday night attack on France’s national holiday rocked a …

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Jul 14

The Latest: Tour de France leader sends support to victims

NICE, France (AP) — The Latest on a truck that drove into the crowd in Nice (all times local): 8:50 a.m. Tour de France riders including race leader Chris Froome sent messages of support to the victims of the deadly attack in Nice, although organizers did not immediately say whether cycling’s showpiece event will continue …

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Jul 14

World leaders react with horror to attack

NICE, France (AP) — World leaders are expressing dismay, sadness and solidarity with France over the attack carried out by a man who drove truck into crowds of people celebrating France’s national day in Nice, killing at least 84 people: UNITED STATES President Barack Obama condemned what he said “appears to be a horrific terrorist …

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