France Newswire

France Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for France.

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  1. French govt offers 300-euro bonus to protest-weary policeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Demonstrators wearing yellow vests face riot police officers amid tear gas during a visit by French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian in Biarritz, southwestern France, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018. Yellow vest protesters occupied dozens of traffic roundabouts across France even as their movement for economic justice appeared to be losing momentum on the fifth straight weekend of protests.

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  2. War veteran presented with highest French medal of honour - " thanks to handy manRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    ... us to make a repeat application, and I couldn't believe how quickly everything happened from there." Eric landed in France early on June 7, 1944, the day after the famous Normandy offensive began during the Second World War, and just weeks after his ...

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  3. The End of Europe?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... worse, defined their lives - and then amp it all up with social networks, you can get a really ferocious blowback, as France's president, Emmanuel Macron, saw across his country. On Nov. 24, The Guardian published an illuminating collection of ...

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  4. Chaos on French Highways as 'Yellow Vests' Torch Toll BoothsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Voice of America

    French "yellow vest" protesters occupied highway toll booths, setting a number on fire and causing transport chaos in parts of the country just days before the Christmas holidays getaway. France's biggest toll road operator, Vinci Autoroutes, said there were demonstrations at about 40 sites along its network and that some highway intersections had been damaged, notably in tourist towns such as Avignon, Orange, Perpignan and Agde.

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  5. The ECB Creates Jobs for Central Bankers Instead of Safeguarding Financial StabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Mises Economics Blog

    ... gle.com/view/jingcynthiawu/shadow-rates Karl-Friedrich Israel holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Angers, France, where he is currently working as a Lecturer.

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  6. Rallying Schlesser leads Paris-DakarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2001 | Iol.co.za

    Jean-Louis Schlesser won Tuesday's second special stage of the Paris-Dakar Rally in his Schlesser Buggy to take the overall lead in the car category and stay on track for a third straight victory in the event. Frenchman Schlesser clocked a provisional 30 minutes 33 seconds for the 30km special at Chateau Lastours during a 560km stage from Narbonne in south eastern France to Castellon-Costa Azahar in Spain.

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  7. Best Music Videos of 2018: Ariana Grande, Beyonce and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

    ... Directed By: Ricky Saiz Why We Love It: Only Beyonce and JAY-Z could get away with taking over The Louvre in Paris, France, to shoot a music video! The art-loving power couple plays into the wealth, status and royalty of the Renaissance era in the ...

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  8. US sportswear brand traced to Chinese labor factoryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    ... - Shackled at their ankles and wrists and their shoelaces removed, a long line of men and women waited on ... PARIS - France's wave of protests and violence over the past month or so has already cost the eurozone's ... RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - A man ...

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  9. African Art Restitution Claims Gain TractionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Voice of America

    When a private museum in Benin displayed artifacts from the ancient Dahomey kingdom a decade ago, roughly a quarter-of-a-million Beninese flocked to see the exhibit - a stunning turnout for the tiny West African country. There was only one hitch: although the pieces were part of its heritage, they didn't belong to Benin, but rather were on loan from former colonial power France.

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  10. Rare Jamaican Jewish marriage contract to be sold at auction Today,Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... Caribbean Jewish life," according to the auction catalogue. Other ketubahs being auctioned are from Bayonne, France, and various places in Italy. Other Judaica items being sold include Torah shields and crowns, seder plates, mezzuzot and menorahs, ...

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  11. InVivo looks to pesticide-free food, French bread for future growthRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Reuters

    French agricultural cooperative InVivo said on Tuesday it wants to invest heavily in new farming techniques to support pesticide-free food and is considering making bread as it seeks new growth drivers after the sale of its animal nutrition unit. FILE PHOTO: The logo of InVivo is seen at the company's headquarters in Paris, France, February 24, 2016.

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  12. French protesters' motives are in eyes of many beholdersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | SFGate

    Demonstrators wearing yellow vests face riot police officers during a visit by French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian in Biarritz, southwestern France, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018. Yellow vest protesters occupied dozens of traffic roundabouts across France even as their movement for economic justice appeared to be losing momentum on the fifth straight weekend of protests.

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  13. mHealth Applications Market Overview 2018 by Growth Factors, Product...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... connected device subsidiary of Andon Health with offices in Paris and Mountain View, California, acquired Bordeaux, France-based eDevice for USD 106 million. eDevice is a longtime European provider of back-end infrastructure that connects remote ...

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  14. Women in football face daily battle, says France coachRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Vanguard

    Trailblazing France coach Corinne Diacre said women in football face a constant struggle for acceptance and are often regarded as "objects" despite rising visibility and media coverage of female players. Diacre made history when she became the first female coach of a French men's professional team in 2014, and she is now hoping to guide Les Bleues to the women's World Cup title next year on home soil.

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  15. Christmas, when Europeans argue with their familes about EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Economist

    ... their country's most outspoken opponents of Eurosceptic populism. Emmanuel Macron came top in the first round of France's presidential election last year thanks to similar sorts of voters, and hails "the Europe of Erasmus". In March expatriate ...

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  16. French POLICE threaten to protest against Macron as Yellow Vests are joined by 'blue vests'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... Tuesday to combat Yellow Vest protesters during a visit by French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian to southwestern France They promised a 'black day for the police' and their own version of the 'gilets jaunes', the 'gilets bleus' or Blue Vests, ...

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  17. Head to Head Comparison: TDHRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... Groupe Danone and changed its name to Danone SA in April 2009. Danone SA was founded in 1899 and is based in Paris, France. Receive News & Ratings for TDH Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news ...

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  18. Which Is Cheaper: European Stocks Or U.S. Stocks?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... at screens displaying activities of shares on the French Stock Exchange, in a financial analysis office in Paris, France, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. Chinese stocks fell Tuesday for a fourth day, hitting an eight-month low amid signs Beijing was no ...

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  19. Hotel San Carlos owner Greg Melikian revisits his message that ended WWIIRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Phoenician Greg Melikian, 94, returned to France to celebrate the 100th anniversary of World War I and revisit his own World War II memories. Hotel San Carlos owner Greg Melikian revisits his message that ended WWII Phoenician Greg Melikian, 94, returned to France to celebrate the 100th anniversary of World War I and revisit his own World War II memories.

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  20. ALBERTAWind projects create jobs, Indigenous partnershipsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Electric Energy Online

    ... from Albertan companies, as well as from new investors from outside the province, with companies from Ontario and France. In total, the new developments will create about 1,000 jobs and generate about 760 megawatts of affordable renewable ...

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