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What do we know about the attack? The attack took place at the Notre Dame Basilica Two women and and a man were killed in the attack. French media reported that one of the victims, an older woman, had been decapitated The suspect was shot and injured by police and is currently in custody While being detained, the suspect began shouting "Allahu Akbar" (God is great), according to Nice Mayor Christian Estrosi. The attacker is believed to have acted alone France's anti-terrorism prosecutors are investigating the attack French officials said an investigation was underway into a terrorist attack … [Read more...] about France: Knife attack at church in Nice leaves three dead
She frequently organizes fundraisers and other events here to support politicians. "I helped Marco Rubio get elected," she said, referring to the Republican senator from Florida, who won his open seat in 2010. The United States has been her home for half a century. There is no going back for her. And yet her voice quivers when she speaks about the night skies over Cuba and the scents — and the sounds — of the evenings. At Christmas she permits herself a little expedition into the past. She calls it her Cuba day: a day when her family eats traditional roast pork with rice and beans and goes to midnight mass. … [Read more...] about A Florida Latina wants to give Donald Trump 4 more years
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“In 1973, I was a student in sociology in Brittany and was very motivated to experience the ills of our world first- hand. During the summer break, a friend and I dreamed of getting to Cambodia to hone our skills as burgeoning photographers. We managed to fly into Phnom Penh a couple of weeks ahead of the end of the US B-52 bombing of the country. That for me was a revelation in covering a conflict, a big leap after trailing my camera along the student protests of the early 1970’s in France. It also became a jumping off point from university and the entry into a career as a photojournalist. Reporting that war became a passion, and with the fall of Phnom Penh to the Khmer Rouge in April 75, it altered my life forever. Witnessing the tragedy of Cambodia over the years has taken me from the disembodiment of the country to the relatively prosperous time it has entered now. Peace has been a very long and tortuous road for the Cambodians, affecting many generations of its … [Read more...] about Imagine: Reflections on Peace – photo essay