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4 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News

2 Europe navigation satellites in the wrong orbits

European space officials say they're investigating whether the inaccurate deployment of two satellites will complicate their efforts to develop a new Galileo satellite navigation system that would rival America's GPS network.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, GPS, France,

4 hrs ago | Switched

Recently Launched Galileo Satellites Enter Wrong Orbit, European Space Agency Says

European space officials say they're investigating whether the inaccurate deployment of two satellites will complicate their efforts to develop a new Galileo satellite navigation system that would rival America's GPS network.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, GPS, France,

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Daily Mail

Is Younes Abaaoud from Brussels ISIS' youngest jihadist?

Is this ISIS' youngest foreign jihadist? Shocking picture emerges of Belgian boy, 13, brandishing a gun thought to have joined 5,000-strong army of European teens in Syria Clutching an AK-47 and pointing to the sky, this 13-year-old schoolboy is believed to be ISIS' youngest jihadist and has joined a 5,000-strong army of European teenagers in ... (more)

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Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, Terrorism, France, World News

ABC News

2 French Teen Girls Probed as Would-Be Jihadis

Two girls, aged 15 and 17, are under investigation in France for allegedly making plans to join jihadis in Syria.

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Related Topix: France, World News

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Bloomberg

Iceland Eruption Would Cause Less Air Traffic Disrupt This Time: Chart

Airlines forced to tear up timetables after ash spewed from an Icelandic volcano in 2010 face less disruption from a repeat because they've adopted a more scientific process to identify the most dangerous skies.

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Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, France, World News,

Washington Times

Southwestern France is rich in history and charm

CONQUES , AVEYRON, France - As summer begins its slow exit, the French, who close their shops and take August off for a national holiday, will soon return - making autumn a splendid time for American visitors.

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Related Topix: France, World News, Europe, Spain, Francois Hollande

Sat Aug 16, 2014

TrekEarth

Albi in the Tarn edge ...

View of the city of Albi, at the river Tarn, the photo shows a part of the shore opposite the historic center of the city and thus the cathedral.

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Related Topix: France, World News,

Fri Aug 15, 2014

PR-inside.com

New Report Available: Airbus Group N.V. (EAD) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, France, World News

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Dramatic surge' in anti-Semitism during Operation Protective Edge, says ADL

The Anti-Defamation League said in a new report on Thursday that a "dramatic upsurge in violence and vitriol against Jews," had occurred around the world against the background of Israel's military operation in Gaza during July and August.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Germany, France,

The News-Gazette

This day in history: Aug. 14, 2014

On August 14, 1944, the federal government allowed the manufacture of certain domestic appliances, such as electric ranges and vacuum cleaners, to resume on a limited basis.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, France, World News, Poland, Michigan, US Politics, Barack Obama, US News, US Senate, Democrat

The Daily Republic

Today in History: Aug. 14, 2014

On August 14, 1944, the federal government allowed the manufacture of certain domestic appliances, such as electric ranges and vacuum cleaners, to resume on a limited basis.

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Related Topix: World News, Poland, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, France, Michigan

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Middlesboro Daily News

Today in History a " Aug. 14

On August 14, 1944, the federal government allowed the manufacture of certain domestic appliances, such as electric ranges and vacuum cleaners, to resume on a limited basis.

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Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, France, World News, Poland, Michigan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, US Politics, Opinion

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Airbus A350 Set to Complete Final Tests

An Airbus Group NV A350 jetliner is poised to land at 7 p.m. Wednesday evening in Toulouse, France, marking the end of an intense 14-month phase of flight trials as the European plane maker prepares to hand over to airlines its rebuttal to the Boeing Co.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A350, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, France, World News, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787

RedOrbit

ESA's Cargo Vessel Ready For Space Delivery

Image Caption: ATV-5 seen passing under the ISS on 8 August during the LIRIS docking technology test.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, NASA, France, World News,

Sat Aug 09, 2014

TheNewspaper

France, Italy: Speed Cameras Spraypainted

In Toulouse, France, vigilantes last week covered the lenses of a speed camera with white spraypaint.

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Related Topix: Cameras, France, World News

Hispanic Business

A measurement environment and formatting housing electronic...

A measurement environment and formatting housing electronic components: an equipment of "wire bonding" and a test station under tip.

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Related Topix: France, World News

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Business Journal

New Mexican laser picked for Mars mission

The device, known as SuperCam, uses a laser to sample rocks from a distance. The SuperCam uses Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy technology as well as Raman and time-resolved fluorescence spectroscopy, allowing it to read the molecular makeup of a target.

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Related Topix: New Mexico, France, World News, Science / Technology, Space

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Examiner.com

Markets in the Midi Pyrenees region of France

For a French housewife, the weekly -- or in some larger cities, twice weekly - market is a source of fresh produce, cheese, fish and meat.

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Related Topix: France, World News, Life, Vegetables

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Newham Recorder

Alter boy from Forest Gate helps Catholic pilgrimage in Lourdes, France

A disabled altar boy from a parish church in Forest Gate flew to France this week to accompany a Catholic pilgrimage to the holy site of Lourdes.

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Related Topix: France, World News

India Gazette

Watch The Hundred Foot... get chance to fly to France

When Helen Mirren-starrer "The Hundred Foot Journey" will release in India Aug 8, it will not just take viewers into a visual retreat into the Midi Pyrenees Region in Southwest France, but also give them a chance to try their luck for a visit to France.

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Related Topix: The Hundred-foot Journey, Celebrities, Helen Mirren, France, World News, Om Puri, India, Manish Dayal

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