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3 hrs ago | Seattle

Drink to Celebrate Bastille Day: Viva La France

The Fourth of July holiday just passed, thus we have to wait until Labor Day for another holiday party weekend.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Newsday

5 free things to do in Cannes, France

Beachgoers enjoy Cannes, France, on May 12, 2014. You don't have to be a movie star to enjoy this beautiful resort.

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Related Topix: World News, Movies, Entertainment, Travel

The Orlando Sentinel

Lakeside Chamber Players host concert in honor of France's Bastille Day

Sunday's concert in honor of Bastille Day - France's Fourth of July - by the Lakeside Chamber Players will be quintessentially French, according to its founder, bassoonist Janet Harris.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Classical, Darius Milhaud

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Beyonc and J-Lo's designers cap Paris couture

Not bad for "up-and-coming" houses Ralph & Russo and Zuhair Murad - part of a new wave of business-minded couture designers - whose shows capped fall-winter 2014-15 shows Thursday.

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Related Topix: World News, Fashion, Designers, Dior

Daily Echo

Family of man killed on container ship demand apology from firm

Hayden and Ben Allan whose dad Courtenay Allan died after a 60ft fall down a lift shaft on board a container ship THE FAMILY of a man who died after falling 60ft down a lift shaft on board a container ship have demanded an apology from the shipping firm after it was convicted of corporate man-slaughter.

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The Straits Times

The Asia 'pivots' of Britain and France

AS GERMAN Chancellor Angela Merkel is greeted with full state honours in Beijing this morning, diplomats from France and Britain will be watching her movements with beady eyes.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Angela Merkel, China, Asia, Opinion

The New Zealand Herald

France foils plot to blow up Eiffel Tower

Ali M suggested targeting nuclear power plants, "planes at the moment of take-off", and a number of landmarks.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Science Daily

Sugar protects cells from bacterial invasion

No admission for bacteria: Scientists have succeeded in preventing Pseudomonas bacteria from entering host cells with the help of a sugar complex that binds the bacterial protein LecA.

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Related Topix: World News, Chemistry, Science

NEWS.com.au

Our French connection takes some exploring

Michael Mills as a French explorer with Gianluca, Francesca, Luisa and Valentina in Cleland Wildlife Park with some black swans.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

'Calm' Kardashian joins Emma Watson at Valentino

She says her life is a lot calmer since she married fashionista-rapper Kanye West.

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Related Topix: World News, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Moulin Rouge, Musical Movies, Jean Paul Gaultier, Fashion, Designers, Gay/Lesbian, Wedding, Valentino Garavani

Merced Sun-Star

5 things about the Tour de France 5th stage

To mark the centenary of the start of World War I, the Tour was routed especially to pass notable battlefields.

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Related Topix: History in the News, World News,

ABC News

French Presidents' Holiday Retreat Open to Public

It's an old fortress on a tiny island, surrounded by pine trees and the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean Sea: The Fort de Bregancon has been the very private holiday retreat of French leaders for decades.

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Pink, Hudson, Leto make Armani a celebrity circus

But Tuesday saw Giorgio Armani outdo even this old maxim in his celebrity-circus of a couture show.

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Related Topix: Fashion, Giorgio Armani, Designers, World News, Chanel, Life, Hobbies, Embroidery

Science Daily

Antibiotics after gall bladder surgery do not appear to reduce risk of infection

Among patients who underwent gall bladder removal for acute calculous cholecystitis, lack of postoperative antibiotic treatment did not result in a greater incidence of infections, according to a study.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

EDGE

J-Lo, Versace Lead Paris' Haut Couture Revival

A model presents a creation by Italian fashion designer Donatella Versace, as part of the Atelier Versace Fall Winter 2014-15 Haute Couture fashion collection.

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Related Topix: Versace, Fashion, Designers, Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Jennifer Lopez, World News, J Lo, Celebrities, Giorgio Armani

Planet-F1.com

Swiss firm linked to stolen Schumi records

Medical details about the seven-time World Champion's injuries and treatment following his skiing accident in France were stolen shortly after he left the Grenoble hospital at the end of June.

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The New Zealand Herald

French Alps killing: Mum's secret past

Police attempting to unravel the unexplained 2012 killing of a British-Iraqi family in the Alps have discovered that the mother, Iqbal al-Hilli, had a secret past.

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NewsOn6 Tulsa

Kittel wins 4th stage as Tour enters France

The Mississippi River continued its slow rise Tuesday at several Missouri and Illinois towns, but there was reason for optimism after overnight rainfall wasn't as bad as predicted.

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Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

Theron, Penn dazzle Dior as fashion gets political

So when Academy Award-winning power-couple Charlize Theron and Sean Penn walked in to Dior's Monday show, holding hands and sat prominently on the front row, it's not only the couture gowns that dazzled guests.

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Related Topix: Fashion, Designers, Dior, World News, Giambattista Valli, Bernard Arnault, Opinion

Detroit Free Press

Freep 5: Great places for French food on Bastille weekend

France's most important national holiday, Bastille Day, is July 14 -- 10 days after our own Fourth of July.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Europe, World News, French Cuisine, Home Listing, Home

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