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Dancing, drugs, extremism _ multiple lives of Nice attacker

By ANGELA CHARLTON
Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- A 31-year-old father of three obsessed with fitness and sex, Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel led multiple lives. His darkest side appears to have...full story
updated 2016-07-24 10:42 PM
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Dancing, drugs, extremism _ multiple lives of Nice attacker
By ANGELA CHARLTON
Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- A 31-year-old father of three obsessed with fitness and sex, Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel led multiple lives. His darkest side appears to have....Fullstory

2016-07-24 10:42 PM

Indonesia, Taiwan continue to develop Morotai into economic hub

Central News Agency

The cooperation between Taiwan and Indonesia on a joint development project in a remote Indonesian island is still ongoing, Indonesian weekly magazine Tempo has reported,....Fullstory

2016-07-24 06:17 PM

AP EXPLAINS: For 69 years, Kashmir is torn by deadly strife
By AIJAZ HUSSAIN
Associated Press

SRINAGAR, India (AP) -- When news spread that Indian troops had killed 22-year-old Burhan Wani, a charismatic commander of Indian-controlled Kashmir's biggest rebel group on....Fullstory

2016-07-24 02:22 PM

Judge tosses woman's tornado-related suit against Home Depot
By JIM SUHR
Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- A federal judge has tossed out a woman's lawsuit against Home Depot over the deaths of her husband and two....Fullstory

2016-07-24 03:01 AM

Philadelphia primps, activists prepare for DNC convention

Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The final preparations are underway in Philadelphia as the city gets ready to host the Democratic National Convention. More than 5,000 delegates are....Fullstory

2016-07-24 03:01 AM

Bavarian official says military aid needed in time of crisis

Associated Press

MUNICH (AP) -- Bavaria's top security official says Germany needs to be able to call upon its military in times of crisis like Friday night's....Fullstory

2016-07-24 07:01 PM

Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90.

Associated Press

STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prime minister in Sweden's first non-socialist government after World War II, has died at....Fullstory

2016-07-24 04:42 PM

Jailed Venezuelan opposition leader awaits appeal ruling

Associated Press

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- Jailed opposition politician Leopoldo Lopez has angrily denounced Venezuela's government at an appeals hearing with his supporters hopeful that his nearly....Fullstory

2016-07-24 06:23 AM

10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Nearly 50,000 people are making their ways into Philadelphia this weekend for the 2016 Democratic National Convention that begins Monday. Ten things you....Fullstory

2016-07-24 03:01 AM

Despite her many roles, Hillary Clinton still hard to define
By JOCELYN NOVECK
Associated Press

When she was about 14, Hillary Clinton says, she wrote to NASA volunteering for astronaut training. NASA's reply was simple and definitive: No girls. "It was the....Fullstory

2016-07-24 03:01 AM

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