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Breaking News: After tomorrow, Sundays in France will never be the same
   
Posted by: Robert Myles SelectMedia

Paris :: France | updated 2014-03-09 06:22:34 -0700 | travel-news

For a country that’s never slow to wear its secularism on its sleeve, Sundays in France have, till now, somehow managed to distinguish themselves from other days of the week. In France, Sundays sometimes feel as though the country's stuck...
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Breaking News: France warns tourists to avoid South, West sides of Chicago
   
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi

Paris :: France | updated 2013-11-24 22:09:34 -0800 | political-news

The French Ministry of Foreign Affairs website warns potential Chicago visitors against visiting the South and West sides of Chicago with this caveat: “éviter le West Side et le sud de la ville après la 59ème rue.” Roughly translated this...
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Breaking News: French performance artist to live inside a bear for two weeks
   
Posted by: Anne Sewell

Paris :: France | updated 2014-04-04 00:57:15 -0700 | arts-culture-news

After finding a pile of animal carcasses while on a previous project in the French Alps, 43-year-old Abraham Poincheval decided to do something really different and “become one with such an animal.” Poincheval has decided to live, eat and sleep...
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Breaking News: First ever Canadian joins elite Académie Française, guardians of the French language
   
Posted by: Robert Myles SelectMedia

Paris :: France | updated 2013-12-17 09:37:34 -0800 | arts-culture-news

The Académie Française, the august body with responsibility for preserving the French language, Thursday appointed its first Canadian to its ranks. Haitian-born writer Dany Laferrière became the first Canadian “immortal,” the term given to the select few...
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Breaking News: Golden Labrador 'expert witness' in French murder trial
   
Posted by: Anne Sewell

Tours :: France | updated 2014-04-08 11:22:34 -0700 | odd-news

A Golden Labrador named Tango was recently called to the stand in a court in the French city of Tours in an effort to identify the defendant, believed to have killed his owner. This is apparently part of a recent...
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Breaking News: Travel junket: A fart and a smile — a lesson on French etiquette
   
Posted by: Elaine Cheung

Paris :: France | updated 2014-02-01 00:47:07 -0800 | travel-news

This article is part of a weekly travel series by Elaine Cheung, a travel enthusiast and globetrotting writer. The Arc de Triomphe, a centerpiece of French history, has a certain aura about it. I sat underneath the arc on a...
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Posted by: chnarendra

Paris :: France | updated 2014-04-23 08:44:14 -0700 | technology-news

UNESCO has published a report explaining how mobile technology is used to facilitate reading and improve literacy in developing countries. The report was published today, 23 April, on the occasion of World Book and Copyright Day. The report, Reading in...
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Breaking News: Mélanie De Biasio - Live At Route du Rock Winter - 2014 - Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition - Past Daily
   
Posted by: Gordonskene

Nantes :: France | updated 2014-04-22 22:03:01 -0700 | arts-culture-news

Mélanie de Biasio – Stark emotion in an ethereal world.Click on the link here for Audio Player – Mélanie de Biasio – in concert at Route du Rock Winter – Feb. 23, 2014 – RFISomeone unusual and special tonight. The...
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Source: The Conversation

Nice :: France | updated 2014-04-23 05:31:43 -0700 | health-news

Complex cancer drug Trastuzumab may not have been developed under the proposed rules...These evaluations are difficult requiring as they do an assessment of the value of life but are necessary in all healthcare systems that face spiralling costs worldwide. But...
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Source: Mail Online UK

Four :: France | updated 2014-04-23 08:33:29 -0700 | technology-news

Half Centurion, Seattle, 27 minutes ago Ava ; my heart goes out to you little angel fight on I send you hugs and kisses I hold you in my arms smile you're not alone you're very precious very precious Little...
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Source: PR Newswire

Pin :: France | updated 2014-04-23 07:38:47 -0700 | technology-news

Power Acquires Korrelate; Expands Capabilities To Measure the Effectiveness of Digital Advertising Spending , April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- J.D. Power, a business unit of McGraw Hill Financial, today announced the acquisition of Korrelate, an -based company that measures consumers' online...
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Source: KTUV

Bart :: France | updated 2014-04-23 00:17:58 -0700 | political-news

In San Francisco, there's a push underway to increase public transit during the overnight hours. Supporters say it's a regional issue that needs to be addressed. Virgil's Sea Room and as a waitress at another establishment. She regularly gets off...
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Source: Mail Online UK

Sos :: France | updated 2014-04-23 05:01:30 -0700 | political-news

Five stranded people winched off tiny island after writing giant SOS message in the sand Three men and two women were stranded after their boat's anchor broke Water police began search after finding their abandoned boat adrift Five people were...
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Source: San Jose Mercury News

Bart :: France | updated 2014-04-22 21:21:04 -0700 | technology-news

The funds were borrowed from the languishing Dumbarton Rail project, which would link the East Bay and Peninsula via a rebuilt rail bridge just south of the Dumbarton Bridge. Fremont station to the city's Warm Springs district both received funding...
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Source: Hollywood Reporter Film

Cannes :: France | updated 2014-04-23 00:22:59 -0700 | entertainment-news

Wolfgang Thaler The ambitious 3D documentary series "Cathedrals of Culture" was co-produced by former Producers on the Move participants. The 24 up-and-coming producers from across the EU will take part in the two-day networking session organized by European Film Promotion....
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