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Two more free films left in Holocaust series at Spring Hill College
MOBILE, Alabama - If you haven't seen the free films based on the Holocaust in France, now showing at Spring Hill College, you've got two more chances before the series ends.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Jason Burleson Recovering Well in France
Powerhouse Bluegrass group Blue Highway is currently in France for a two-week tour with stops at the Country Rendezvous Festival in Craponne and the La Roche Bluegrass Festival in La Roche.
Francis Usai in the war
A new book of diaries and letters sheds light on an unforgettable wartime romance with a York connection, reports STEPHEN LEWIS ON DECEMBER 9, 1943, a ship steamed into harbour at Liverpool docks, having left Algiers ten days earlier.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Antique weapons and war medals were stolen in a break-in at a collector's home last month.
The items, which included medals from both world wars and 15 bottles of spirits, were taken from a house in Poplar Road between June 13 and June 27. The items included a Japanese bayonet with a black leather scabbard, two French bayonets, one with St Etienne 1879 carved on the handle, two sets of British and Empire World War One medals including a ... (more)
Tue Jul 22, 2014
On this day: Hale-Bopp comet discovered
On this day in 1995 the Hale-Bopp comet was discovered separately by Alan Hale and Thomas Bopp.
More Humorous Pop Culture and Cartoon Street Art by OakOak
Back in 2013 we first posted about the humorous pop culture- and cartoon-themed street art of French artist OakOak .
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Tuesday, July 29
This allows France to continue administering colonies, but Japan sends in troops.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Times of Oman
Tour de France Cycling: Kristoff wins second Tour stage as Bauer misses out
Stage winner Norway's Alexander Kristoff celebrates on the podium after winning the 222 km fifteenth stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 20, 2014 between Tallard and Nimes, southern France.
Ukraine: Searchers find nearly 200 at MH17 crash site
Searchers for the Ukrainian government have found 196 bodies at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, the State Emergency Service reported Sunday.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Tour leader Nibali dominates Stage 13 in Alps
The Italian race leader collected his third Tour stage win by overtaking two other breakaway riders at the end of a grueling 197.5-kilometer trek from Saint-Etienne to Chamrousse ski station.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 17
In this photo taken Thursday, July 17, 2014, Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, and members of his government observe a moment of silence mourning the victims killed in the Malaysia Airlines plane crash on Thursday in Donetsk region of Ukraine prior a meeting at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow.
Grief over Malaysian flight, support for those impacted
People pray for the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 at a church outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Friday, July 18. The passenger jet was carrying 298 people when it was shot down, U.S. officials said, over eastern Ukraine on Thursday.
Rgb: a scriptable genome browser for R
While separate solutions are available to manipulate and visualize such data, no R package currently offers the efficiency required for computationally intensive tasks such as interactive genome browsing.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Authors set out visions of Scotland
Two prominent Scottish authors have published pamphlets setting out their rival visions of Scotland's future ahead of the independence referendum.
The Las Vegas Sun
Photo: Spectators shield Spain's David De La Cruz Melgare
Spectators shield Spain's David De La Cruz Melgarejo from the sun after he crashed when riding in the breakaway in Oingt, during the twelfth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 185.5 kilometers with start in Bourg-en-Bresse and finish in Saint-Etienne, France, Thursday, July 17, 2014.
Kristoff wins 12th Tour stage, Nibali keeps lead
The recovered remains of a ship belonging to the famed French explorer Rene-Robert Cavelier Sieur de la Salle, which sank off the Texas coast more than three centuries ago, were launched on their final journey... The recovered remains of a ship belonging to the famed French explorer Rene-Robert Cavelier Sieur de la Salle, which sank off the Texas ... (more)
WNFL-AM Green Bay
Kristoff too strong for Sagan in Tour de France st...
Norway's Alexander Kristoff beat Peter Sagan in a sprint to win the 12th stage of the Tour de France, a 185.5-km ride from Bourg en Bresse on Thursday.
Tour de France 2014: Stage 12 Route, Live Stream, Predictions, Updated Standings
Just over halfway into this year's Tour de France, Stage 12 of the contest promises to separate the men from the boys, where those looking to stake a late claim on this year's title will need to make their moves.
Street artist transforms urban blemishes into visual wisecracks
Street art is extraordinary in its ability to bring our attention to the mundane aspects of urban life, often transmuting the banal into the remarkable.