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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: freesale51

Paris :: France | updated 2014-04-20 18:31:09 -0700 | obituaries-news

Placing Giuseppe Zanotti the health, safety, and well-being of employees as the top priority of any industry or company is crucial in facilitating increased productivity and the ability to achieve the company's goals and vision. It is important, therefore, that...
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Source: Mail Online UK

Arles :: France | updated 2014-04-20 19:27:48 -0700 | technology-news

20 April 2014 0 View comments Informed that his poor health could see him die imminently, former PM Lord Palmerston quipped: 'Die, my dear doctor? Thats the last thing I shall do' The last British Prime Minister to have died...
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Source: Mail Online UK

Vence :: France | updated 2014-04-20 23:07:50 -0700 | allnews

Painter was rumoured to have slept with a nun at Convent of the Rosary at Vence, France where he had been commissioned to design a new chapel At first meeting in 1942, he was 72 and she was a novitiate...
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Source: Independent

Marseille :: France | updated 2014-04-20 18:44:07 -0700 | sports-news

Take Dave Kilcoyne, a young man who, like his injured captain Peter O'Mahony, attended both the 2006 and 2008 finals as a fan. A neighbour of Paul O'Connell , a cousin of Marcus Horan; he grew up wanting to be...
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Source: GMA News

Strasbourg :: France | updated 2014-04-21 01:31:47 -0700 | political-news

55pm This picture taken on March 28, 2014 in Paris shows a table inside a wagon of the Blue train, which is displayed in front of the Institute of Arab World (IMA) ahead of the exhibition "Once upon in time...
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Paris :: France | updated 2014-04-20 19:38:13 -0700 | obituaries-news

In the US $6 out of every $10 spent on online shopping is spent by women. All this while the perception was that men tend to shop more online. But the fact that women do more of the shopping means...
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Breaking News: Ryanair plane to Paris looted by angry passengers
Posted by: Anne Sewell

Paris :: France | updated 2014-01-24 23:51:21 -0800 | travel-news

Anyone who has flown on Ryanair, or any other so-called “low-cost” airline would probably sympathize, at least a little, with the plight of these passengers. Passengers on a Paris-bound Ryanair flight this week got so fed up by the endless...
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Breaking News: Sarkozy will contest French presidency in 2017, political ally says
Posted by: Robert Myles SelectMedia

Paris :: France | updated 2014-01-25 12:22:12 -0800 | political-news

In an interview broadcast on France’s Europe 1 radio station Wednesday, former French first lady Bernadette Chirac, a close confidante of Nicolas Sarkozy, gave the strongest hint yet that the former president, defeated by current incumbent François Hollande in 2012,...
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Breaking News: Burgundy, France: A unique travel destination in Europe
Posted by: Nina Rai

Dijon :: France | updated 2014-01-22 05:32:03 -0800 | travel-news

Planning on a Europe tour this summer? Well then there is nothing better than a holiday in Burgundy, a gorgeous place located in east-central France. Burgundy Sojourn Burgundy or Bourgogne is renowned for its wines, haute cuisine and historic past....
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