Another horrific tragedy has struck France. Over 80 people were killed and dozens others injured, many critically, when a man driving a truck indiscriminately ran over people who had been watching a fireworks display in Nice, France. Two of those killed called Texas home.
Abdelhamid Abaaoud, the man French authorities identified as the mastermind of the Paris terror attacks, may have been killed in a Wednesday-morning raid by police in a suburb just north of the City of Light.
The terror attacks on Sept. 11, 2001 left an indelible mark on Americans. But even as the first responders climbed through the rubble in New York, Washington, DC and Pennsylvania, the country embarked on a “War on Terror.” With that war came years of conflict in Afghanistan and Iraq, indefinite detention of terror suspects without charges or trial, enhanced interrogation techniques, extraordinary