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Air Algerie Flight 5017 Crashed, Carrying 50 French Passengers

An Air Algerie flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers is reported to have crashed over northern Mali. The plane was carrying 110 passengers and 6 crew, of which 50 were French citizens. 364 more words

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Corsican Nationalist Group Trades Guns for Politics

After the National Front for Corsican Independence (FNLC) was founded in 1976, it became known as a violent nationalist group prone to detonating bombs targeting French immigrants in Corsica and other sites on the French mainland. 237 more words

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EU Investigation Puts Corporate Tax Evasion Under Scrutiny

Apple, Starbucks and Fiat have come under close scrutiny in an investigation by the European Commission over a possible loophole they believe the companies have been exploiting to slash their corporate taxes. 583 more words

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Reflections on a World Cup Past: France Lose to Germany, But Future is Bright

In FIFA World Cup football, history matters. Whether it was made on the playing field or not.

The international history of France playing Germany in the sport is sparse — they’ve only met four times in the World Cup — but significant. 984 more words

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French Government Urges Hospitality

When it comes to tourism, France enjoys a reputation for elegance in its arts and architecture, finesse in its cuisine, and romance in its streets. This reputation attracts millions of travelers to the City of Love and to the French countryside. 895 more words

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European Court of Human Rights Orders France to Maintain Life Support for Tetraplegic

On Tuesday, June 24, the European Court of Human Rights suspended the decision made just a few hours before by French Council of State to end treatment for Vincent Lambert, a 38-year-old tetraplegic man who has been in coma for six years. 250 more words

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Diane Sawyer Bids Farewell to 'World News'

Diane Sawyer, 68, has decided to step down from her main role at ‘World News,’ with David Muir, 40, taking over, ABC announced Wednesday.

Muir will become the Anchor and Managing Editor of… 101 more words

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