Countdown Begins To Republican Convention

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News Americas, TAMPA, FL, Sun. Aug. 26, 2012: The 2012 Republician National Convention opens in Tampa Florida tomorrow and work crews are busy putting the finishing touches on the convention floor ahead of hurricane “Isaac,” which is approaching the city.

A photographic tribute to the “Apollo 11” commander, Astronaut Neil Armstrong, who passed away on August 25th at age 82, is among the last minute touches and rehearsals as workers and news crews ready themselves for the start of the convention. (Mario B. Cabrera / Vision Fotos)