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Here’s a briefing on some of the stories and issues highlighted on irishexaminer.com today
Catch-up with what you've missed today with our evening briefing

BASTILLE DAY ATTACK

The suspected attacker in the Nice lorry massacre was a father-of-three known to police for domestic violence, it has been claimed.

A student from Limerick has described the horror of witnessing the shocking events of last night's terrorist attack in Nice.

Eyewitness video of French police shooting at the driver a lorry which drove into a crowd in Nice, killing 84 people, has emerged.

A number of artists have expressed their sympathy and horror in the wake of the attacks on Nice in the form of drawings and cartoons.

IRELAND

Seven-year-old Abbey Murphy is to receive funding from the Treatment Abroad Scheme for vital medical tests that could help treat her painful condition.

More than a third of all primary and post-primary teachers in the country earn an annual salary in excess of €60,000.

WORLD

Republican presidential contender Donald Trump has selected Mike Pence to be his running mate.

Tributes have poured in for MP Jo Cox on the day of her private funeral in her Batley and Spen constituency.

SPORT

Cork football selector Eoin O’Neill has described management’s decision to draft Aidan Walsh and Alan Cadogan onto the panel midway through the championship an “educated gamble”.

Phil Mickelson wasn’t the only thing on fire in Royal Troon today. A wirecam suffered a fairly serious malfunction, bursting into flames while the Open Championship was underway.

Check out all the latest news, views and banter in our dedicated Euro 2016 section

BUSINESS

The Bank of England wrong-footed investors by keeping interest rates on hold, but held out the prospect of a stimulus package soon to help the economy cope with Britain’s decision to leave the EU.

The world’s largest oil traders are scraping the bottom of the barrel in search of their next big opportunity.

ANALYSIS

Enda Kenny’s detractors are standing down for the moment but as sure as day follows night, as one TD said, they will be back seeking regime change in Fine Gael when the next chance presents itself, writes Juno McEnroe

LIFESTYLE

Targeting of the all- female cast of a new movie is a symptom of a wider misogyny, writes Áilín Quinlan

VIDEO

Oliver has never been able to visit Australia so, for his 70th birthday, his family decided to change that.

VIRAL

We all know things can change quickly when it comes to the weather and, even though it’s sped up, this timelapse of a storm over New York shows just that.

They do say you should never work with children or animals on TV and this incident from today’s This Morning proves it.

TECHNOW

GAMING: The largest fighting game tournament in the world, EVO, gets underway today with competitive action in a variety of fighting games.

MOVIES/TV: Men from Oklahoma talk about their mothers in this documentary film.

TECH: A video has been posted to YouTube that claims to show off the iPhone 7 in the flesh.

SHOWBIZ

If you want a spot on the Irish version of Gogglebox then you better get caught up on your knowledge of GAA.

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Pokémon Go is slowly invading more countries, having just been made available in Spain, Italy, and Portugal.

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