#AskTheMayor; The Latest From Nice; Brazil on the Brink of the Olympics

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A young resident rollerblades in an occupied building in the Mangueira 'favela' community on July 12, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Coming up on today's show: 

  • Mayor Bill de Blasio takes calls from civilians and police officers for this week's #AskTheMayor on policing and race.
  • A man drove a truck through Bastille Day celebrations in Nice, France, killing at least 84 people and leaving many injured. Hear the latest from The Washington Post's Michael Birnbaum.
  • Donald Trump has chosen Indiana Governor Mike Pence as his running mate. Hear more with WNYC and NJPR's Matt Katz and The Washington Post's Tom Hamburger.
  • Britain's new Prime Minister is Theresa May, and she named Boris Johnson the new foreign minister. Hear more from The New York Times' Sewell Chan.
  • Rio is on the brink of hosting the 2016 Olympic Games. Hear how the city is struggling with poverty and corruption, with journalist Juliana Barbassa.