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  1. John Francis GatensRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sunday Herald

    ... in the U.S., he joined "A" Battery of the "Golden Lions" in March 1943. He and his division landed near Rouen, France on 5 December 1944, and pushed inland through Belgium. As a field artilleryman, he was known as a "red leg" from the red stripe on ...

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  2. Al Rubayan Wins In France After Carella Is DisqualifiedRead the original story

    Monday | Paddock Talk

    Italian three-time World Champion Alex Carella thought he gave the "new look" Team Abu Dhabi organization their first victory at the 19th Grand Prix of France but the victory party was shortened dramatically after the UIM officials deemed his setup was not according to the rules, thus handing Kuwaiti driver Youssef Al Rubayan his first victory in dramatic fashion. The race, run in front of tens thousands along the southern banks of Lac Leman at the second round of the 2015 UIM F1 H2O World Championship for powerboating looked at first like it was going to be a story book ending for defending World Champion and French citizen Philippe Chiappe.

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  3. Jingo release new single 'Ghost In The Machine'Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | PR Log

    ... have seen them back on the road; this time covering Germany and Western Europe. Jingo's last show overseas (Rouen, France) saw them supporting Ken Stringfellow (R.E.M and The Posies) and Troy Von Balthazar (American 90s cult group Chokebore) with a ...

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  4. Benin: Porto Novo - a City Taking Action Against Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Porto Novo in Benin, Rouen in France and Da Nang in Vietnam are taking steps to mitigate the harsh effects of climate change, which will hit them hard if they don't. Taking action against climate change is hugely important in the developing countries.

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  5. Free Webinar - How to Work with Global Newswires: Meet Agence France-PresseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | AndhraNews

    WHAT: Join Business Wire as we speak with Agence France-Presse's : David Williams, deputy editor-in-chief; Amina Ben Cheikh, marketing manager of web and mobile; and Francois Bohn, international sales coordinator, to spotlight AFP's organizational structure, coverage criteria and tips on building relationships and working effectively with AFP. Agence France-Presse, one of the world's largest and prestigious news agencies, has a network of 200 bureaus generating approximately 5,000 stories per day.

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  6. MoreRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Art Daily

    Bonhams sale in London on 30 June of the selected contents of Chateau de Villers-Helon and items from the collection of a French dynastic family offers the opportunity to acquire spectacular artworks associated with a magnificent property. House sales are always popular and Charlie Thomas, Bonhams director of Bonhams House Sales and Private Collections department, explained the reason.

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  7. How John became King of England, Duke of NormandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Examiner.com

    John was the fourth son of Henry II , King of England, Duke of Normandy, and Count of Anjou, Count of Maine, and Count of Nantes and Lord of Ireland and Eleanor , Duchess of Aquitaine . As a result of his inheritances and marriage, Henry II had direct control of more French territory than French kings.

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  8. Free Webinar - How to Work with Global Newswires: Meet Agence France-PresseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Information Technology

    WHAT: Join Business Wire as we speak with Agence France-Presse's : David Williams, deputy editor-in-chief; Amina Ben Cheikh, marketing manager of web and mobile; and Francois Bohn, international sales coordinator, to spotlight AFP's organizational structure, coverage criteria andi 1 2tipsi 1 2on building relationships and working effectively with AFP. Agence France-Presse, one of the world's largest and prestigious news agencies, has a network of 200 bureaus generating approximately 5,000 stories per day.

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  9. Jamin Adds To Points Lead With Toronto VictoryRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Paddock Talk

    ... Pabst Racing's Eidson, after he started on pole in the prior two contests. It certainly wasn't easy for the Rouen, France native, who was able to extend his championship points lead over Eidson from nine points to 16 points. The now five-time race ...

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  10. Eidson Brings Home The Win In Race 1 At TorontoRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | Paddock Talk

    For the second straight race Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda sophomore Jake Eidson of Pabst Racing used a first lap pass to get around polesitter Nico Jamin, and claim his fourth win of the season and the sixth of his career on the Mazda Road to Indy. Jamin, a 19-year-old native of Rouen, France driving for Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing may not have won the race, but his second-place finish in the Allied Building Products Grand Prix of Toronto allowed him to maintain his edge in the point standings by a now slim nine-point advantage over Eidson.

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  11. Jake Eidson brings home win in USF2000Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Motorsport.com

    For the second straight race Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda sophomore Jake Eidson of Pabst Racing used a first lap pass to get around polesitter Nico Jamin, and claim his fourth win of the season and the sixth of his career on the Mazda Road to Indy. Jamin, a 19-year-old native of Rouen, France driving for Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing may not have won the race, but his second-place finish in the Allied Building Products Grand Prix of Toronto allowed him to maintain his edge in the point standings by a now slim nine-point advantage over Eidson.

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  12. Driving an Austin Healey 3000 Mk III to Le MansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Automobile Magazine

    I remember having a big grin on my face as I charged south on the A1 highway towards my home in London with the roof down, flicking in the overdrive and listening to the exhaust note while changing up through the gears. In November 1988 I had taken the plunge and purchased the car of my childhood dreams, a 1965 Austin Healey 3000 MK III recently imported from Farmers Branch, Texas.

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  13. The Joan of Arc Nobody KnowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | TheDailyBeast.com

    A new biography charts Joan's bloody path to sainthood, revealing her bravery but also her hit-or-miss military skills, her competitiveness and her love of luxury. "How foolish were all those lesser men who have risked death to fight a war so easily forgotten by the great."

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  14. 57-year-old town twinning project praised on visit A 57-YEAR-OLD...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    Mayor of Louviers Francois-Xavier Priollaud was unable to travel with the 45-strong French delegation so Councillor Christian Wuilque, spokesman for international relations, led the visit. Talking at a civic reception he said: "Our twinning and exchanges with Weymouth have thrived since 1958 - it still has relevance and great value 57 years later in the present day."

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  15. Strolling the beaches of memoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Iol.co.za

    June 6, 1944, also known as D-Day, saw the start of one of the largest amphibious military assaults in history that marked the beginning of the end of war in Europe during World War II. Visiting this scenic area in Normandy, filled with the ghosts of the young men and brave soldiers of a bygone era, is on the bucket list of many world travellers and is one of the must-see destinations for many of the passengers on board the AmaLegro, a small luxury river boat which operates on the waterways from Paris to Normandy.

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  16. HAROPA, an Official Partner for Vinexpo 2015Read the original story

    Sunday May 31 | Marine News

    From 14 to 18 June, HAROPA, world top port for wine and spirits, will be an official partner for Vinexpo 2015, a major and inescapable event in the wine and spirit sector. For its first participation in Vinexpo, HAROPA - the alliance of the ports of Paris, Rouen and Le Havre - will be present at the heart of the new "expert exclusive" zone dedicated to the logistics of wine, beside three partners: customs, Soget and Hillebrand, the world leading forwarder for wine and spirits.

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  17. Almanac for Saturday, May 30, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | UPI

    ... 1974 (age 41); model/actor Jennifer Ellison in 1983 (age 32). In 1431, Joan of Arc was burned at the stake in Rouen, France, at age 19. She had been convicted of sorcery. In 1806, future U.S. President Andrew Jackson took part in a duel, killing ...

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  18. EU grains closed lower; rapeseed bucks trend posting decent gainsRead the original story

    May 27, 2015 | FarmingUK

    EU grains closed mostly lower, although rapeseed managed to buck the trend posting decent gains. The day ended with new front month Jul 15 London wheat down GBP1.65/tonne at GBP110.60/tonne, Sep 15 Paris wheat fell EUR1.50/tonne to EUR181.00/tonne, Jun 15 Paris corn was EUR0.25/tonne easier at EUR152.75/tonne whilst Aug 15 Paris rapeseed rose EUR3.75/tonne to close at EUR363.00/tonne.

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  19. Eidson wins Indy USF2000 on the LOR OvalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Modern Tire Dealer

    ... the championship points chase by a margin of 233-218 over Eidson with nine of 16 races completed. Jamin, from Rouen, France, qualified on pole for the fifth successive race but Eidson made a better jump as the green flag waved and was able to lead ...

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  20. Eidson Ends Jamin's Mazda Road To Indy USF2000 Streak On The Lor OvalRead the original story

    May 24, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    ... the championship points chase by a margin of 233-218 over Eidson with nine of 16 races completed. Jamin, from Rouen, France, qualified on pole for the fifth successive race but Eidson made a better jump as the green flag waved and was able to lead ...

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