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Six children dead as France train collision cuts bus in half

Six children have died after a horror crash in France cut their bus in half on their way home from school. The bus was carrying around 20 pupils from the Christian-Bourquin school when it approached a crossing in the southern ...

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Israel, France clash over Trump’s Jerusalem decision

JERUSALEM — The French and Israeli leaders sparred verbally Sunday over the U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, while new violence rippled across the region following the move by President Donald Trump. In Jerusalem, a Palestinian stabbed an ...

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France bids adieu to rocker Hallyday with extravagant funeral

PARIS — France bid farewell to its biggest rock star Saturday, honoring Johnny Hallyday with an extravagant funeral procession down Paris’ Champs-Elysees Avenue, a presidential speech and a televised church ceremony filled with the country’s most famous faces. Few figures ...

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Inside Julia Child's life in France

Inside Julia Child’s life in France Culinary icon Julia Child is captured in intimate and personal photos taken by her husband Paul Child and now released in the book “France is a Feast: The Photographic Journey of Paul and Julia ...

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Models' retouched images must bear new warning label in France

Rule-breakers of the new French law on model body modifying in photos could face a fine of up to $ 44,000. A new French law went into effect Sunday stating that any commercial photo in which the “body of the ...

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Four Boston College students attacked with acid in France

Four Boston College students were attacked with acid in Marseille’s main train station, an official said. The private Jesuit university said in a statement Sunday that the four female students were treated for burns at a Marseille hospital after they ...

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France Plans a New Keyboard to Shift Control to Typists

PARIS — Bad spelling? Incorrect grammar? It’s all in the keyboard. French is a difficult language to write, but writing correctly is “nearly impossible” with existing French keyboards, and the government has decided to do something about it. The Culture ...

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France cracks down on overly thin models

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, December 18, 2015, 12:50 PM Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images France is now the model for a healthier, more truthful fashion industry. A bill passed by French lawmakers on Thursday requires that mannequins have a note ...

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Two Air France flights diverted amid bomb threats

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 10:38 PM @GregMaxfield via Twitter Two anonymous bomb threats prompted two Air France flights bound for Paris to make emergency landings in Salt Lake City, Utah, and Halifax, Nova Scotia, according ...

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Fan ruins moment of silence Rangers hold for France victims

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Sunday, November 15, 2015, 8:19 PM The Rangers honored the victims of the Paris terrorist attacks with a moment of silence and the playing of France’s national anthem prior to Sunday night’s game against the Toronto ...

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