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  1. Marcel Desailly: Former French international hugely tipped for Black Stars coaching jobRead the original story

    Yesterday | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    The former AC Milan ace is seen as perfect for the job by Ghanaian football insiders after Avram Grant left the post earlier this month. Grant managed to get Ghana to the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations, but they were knocked out by eventual winners Cameroon.

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  2. Ultra-Conservative Journalist Pamela Geller Calls Paris's Gay District a 'No-Go Zone'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Unicorn Booty

    The American right and its allies in the media have a hard time with the facts. They also seem to have trouble with geography if we believe several articles relating to the aftermath of the Theo case , in which a 22-year-old man suffered violence during his arrest at the beginning of February in the Paris suburb Aulnay-sous-Bois.

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  3. Derby Derby: Love DanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | All About Jazz

    The French trio Derby Derby consists of Alan Regardin on electrified trumpet, drummer Fabrice L'houtellier and bassist Sylvain Didou. Their debut album Love Dance was recorded in Nantes, France in late 2016, several months after the three first musicians met.

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  4. Nestle baby biscuits exceed EU benchmark levels for acrylamide: French surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Bakery & Snacks

    ... in lowering acrylamide levels across their products." The samples, taken from different supermarkets in Nantes, France last month, were analysed for acrylamide by accredited British laboratory Fera Science using gas chromatographyaS'mass ...

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  5. Uncrowded French coast: Loire-Atlantique in the off-seasonRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | SFGate

    The Great Elephant, one of the giant, mechanized animals on the Island of Nantes in the Loire River alongside Nantes city. Pink sunrise floods across a string of small beaches alongside a pathway I'm cycling atop low cliffs.

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  6. watch The Lemon Twigs' 'I Wanna Prove to You' videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Club 03/28 Manchester, UK @ Gorilla 03/29 London, UK @ KOKO 03/31 Paris, France @ Elysee Monmartre 04/01 Nantes, France @ Stereolux 04/02 Tourcoing, France @ Le Grand Mix 04/04 Hamburg, Germany @ Indra 04/05 Berlin, Germany @ Fraanz 04/06 Brussels, ...

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  7. The Lemon Twigs - "I Wanna Prove To You" VideoRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Stereogum

    ... Club 03/28 Manchester, UK @ Gorilla 03/29 London, UK @ KOKO 03/31 Paris, France @ Elysee Monmartre 04/01 Nantes, France @ Stereolux 04/02 Tourcoing, France @ Le Grand Mix 04/04 Hamburg, Germany @ Indra 04/05 Berlin, Germany @ Fraanz 04/06 Brussels, ...

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  8. Winning the challenges key against Barca, says PSG coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Channelnewsasia.com

    If Paris St Germain are to stand a chance of upsetting Barcelona at their Champions League last-16 first leg on Tuesday, there is one thing they must focus on, coach Unai Emery said on Monday. Football Soccer - FC Nantes v Paris St Germain French Ligue 1 - La Beaujoire stadium in Nantes, France - 21/1/17.

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  9. Historic Rugby Writer's Series To Feature Dr. John Hodges On Feb. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... he was an honor student and was selected as a Merrill Scholar to travel and study in Europe. As a student in Nantes, France, Hodges, acted in plays and passed various exams signifying fluency in French. He received a Master's degree in English from ...

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  10. France riots continues over alleged rape by officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Daily Mail

    Teenager, 16, is hailed a hero after rescuing a girl, six, from a burning car that was torched in Paris riots sparked by 'truncheon rape' of man, 22, by officers A 16-year-old boy saved a young girl from a burning car moments after it had been firebombed by rioters in Paris protesting at the alleged rape of a man by police officers. According to local police, 2,000 youths took to the streets before the car with the young girl inside was attacked.

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  11. French police say man was anally raped with truncheon 'by accident'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Independent.ie

    Police in France have claimed that an officer anally raped a 22-year-old black man with a truncheon by mistake. France's President Francois Hollande, right, stands next to alleged victim, identified only by his first name, Theo, at Robert Ballanger hospital in Aulnay-sous-Bois, north of Paris, France.

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  12. Police say man was 'accidentally sodomised' by truncheon up his backsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Metro

    An initial French police investigation has found insufficient evidence to support allegations that a 22-year-old black man was anally raped with a police truncheon, a police source said Thursday. The outcome of the internal police inquiry emerged after violence flared in the northern suburbs of Paris and elsewhere in France following the incident involving the man identified only as Theo.

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  13. Our 1st foreign-born First Lady: Why a President tried to keep them from marryingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Lexington County Chronicle

    ... that distinction 192 years earlier. This is her story. One day in 1779, a dinner was held in the port city of Nantes, France, where an American merchant lived with his family. Joshua Johnson hosted the American Colonies' ambassador to France, John ...

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  14. Jules Gabriel VerneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | The Free Dictionary

    Born to bourgeois parents in the seaport of Nantes, Verne was trained to follow in his father's footsteps as a lawyer, but quit the profession early in life to write for magazines and the stage. His collaboration with the publisher Pierre-Jules Hetzel led to the creation of the Voyages Extraordinaires , a widely popular series of scrupulously researched adventure novels including Journey to the Center of the Earth , Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea , and Around the World in Eighty Days .

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  15. 11 Immigrant Scientists Who Made Great Contributions to AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | LiveScience

    ... came to call their home. John James Audubon was born in Saint Domingue (now known as Haiti) and grew up in Nantes, France. He was sent to America in 1803 at the age of 18, to avoid conscription into the French army. Audubon investigated and ...

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  16. Keeping the lights on in GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | University of Cambridge

    ... the University of Aveiro, Portugal, and the University of Aalborg, Denmark, and his PhD at the University of Nantes, France, after which he returned home to take up a post at the University of Ghana. It was when he returned to Ghana that Yaya first ...

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  17. La Reunion: A brief history of its first postage stampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Linn's Stamp News

    Reunion's first-issue 15-centime stamp paid the rate for letters sent from St. Denis to the port and delivered to the ships. The 30-centime stamp paid the rate for letters sent from one post office to another, within the island of Reunion.

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  18. To the Archives! How a group of French refugees shaped Charleston, South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Post and Courier

    This clip from an April 6, 1980 edition of the Evening Post shows an article about the influence of French Huguenots, once considered refugees, on Charleston and the South Carolina Lowcountry. This clip from an April 6, 1980 edition of the Evening Post shows an article about the influence of French Huguenots, once considered refugees, on Charleston and the South Carolina Lowcountry.

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  19. Take a Tour of France's Mechanical Animal Theme ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | MSN Living

    There are a lot of places you can go to see animals in their natural habitats, but head to Les Machines de l'A le in Nantes, France and you'll see creatures unlike any you've ever spotted before. The amusement park-which is more steampunk than safari-is home to what the park calls a "bestiary of machines."

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  20. Paris wages war on wee with flowering compost urinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The City of Love has long battled "pipi sauvage", which translates roughly as freestyle wee-ing, thanks to the time-honoured practice of men urinating in the street. But city officials are turning off the taps, with help from two compost urinals topped with miniature gardens that have been installed at a notoriously smelly site in the French capital - behind the Gare de Lyon station in the east of the city.

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