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  1. 'Natural disaster' forces 4,000 people to evacuate in Montpellier...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Daily Mail

    'Marriage feels pretty damn great!' Smitten George Clooney on tying the knot with Amal Alamuddin as first pictures of their lavish Italian wedding are revealed Michael Phelps arrested on suspicion of DUI after 'driving recklessly with a blood alcohol level nearly TWICE the legal limit' Obama has skipped more than HALF of his daily intelligence briefings -- as spies hit back after he blamed them for underestimating ISIS 'You and your brother are evil!': What CNN producer told George and Robert Zimmerman after they ran up a $3,600 tab at the Ritz-Carlton where the news channel put them up pre-interview Sorry, next time we'll lock the door: Secret Service chief apologizes for 'unacceptable' breaches that allowed knife-wielding fence jumper to get 'half of a White House tour' Trendy yoga that makes joints worse and herbal tea damaging the teeth: The health fads which do more harm than good ... (more)

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  2. VIDEO: Six Months' Worth of Rain Falls in Three Hours in Southern FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AccuWeather.com

    Flooding occurred in some areas as rainfall totaled 75-150 millimeters from near Barcelona Spain to Agde, France, through midday Monday, local time. Extreme rainfall occurred in Montpellier, France where 300 millimeters fell, the majority falling in three hours.

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  3. Disaster measures in place for flooded FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    France on Tuesday declared a state of natural disaster in about 60 southern towns hit by torrential downpours, which also left the Mediterranean city of Montpellier under water. Floodwaters streamed down roads and highways, engulfing cars as the Lez river burst its banks in the seaside capital of the Languedoc-Roussillon region.

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  4. France declares 'natural disaster' in flood-hit townsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Floodwater streamed down roads and highways, engulfing cars as the Lez river burst its banks in the seaside capital of the Languedoc-Roussillon region after it was lashed by record-breaking downpours. People sleep at the Zenith in Montpellier, where they have found shelter.

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  5. Arsenal FC: Gunners Striker Olivier Giroud Pens New Four-Year DealRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | International Business Times

    Arsenal's Olivier Giroud reacts after a missed opportunity to score during their English Premier League soccer match against Everton at Goodison Park in Liverpool, northern England August 23, 2014. The 28-year-old Frenchman moved to the Emirates in 2012 from Montpellier and has a current contract that is set to expire in two years, as the north Londoners have yet to issue an official statement on the matter.

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  6. Unconventional Band hornman Launch Their Diverse Debut EP with Acclaimed Electronic ProducerRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... to have co-produced their debut EP with Sound on Sound acclaimed electronica producer Freddy Frogs of Montpellier, France. The three track hornman EP will be released digitally and on CD and memory stick on Sat 4th October with a launch party at ...

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  7. Thousands walk silently through French city to pay tribute to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Daily Mail

    Wave goodbye to Hollywood's most eligible bachelor! Dashing George arrives in his tux for Venice wedding supported by an army of celebrity friends from Bill Murray to Cindy Crawford Uber driver accused of bashing in passenger's head with hammer then driving away after argument over route he was taking Europe joins the fight against ISIS: British warplanes in the air to strike terror group in Iraq as SAS teams on the ground prepare to guide arsenal of smart bombs to terrorists' lairs 'I wanted to live': Girl, 12, stabbed 19 times by classmates who wanted to impress Slender Man reveals herself to cameras as doctors say she was less than a millimeter from death Hong Kong riot police use pepper spray to clear democracy protesters from government compound ahead of planned sit-in over elections It's a girl! Chelsea Clinton gives birth to baby daughter Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky and says she ... (more)

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  8. Silent march for beheaded hikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | NEWS.com.au

    POLICE say a man who allegedly beheaded a woman at an Oklahoma food processing plant from which he had just been fired will be charged with murder. A TRUCK driver who allegedly abandoned a trailer full of frozen chicken at a truck stop was caught after the rancid food sat there for a month.

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  9. Dabawenyo Corteza's 4-9 combo saves PHRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Sun-Star

    DAVAO City-born Lee Vann Corteza raised his arms in victory after making a table length two-rail kick 4-9 combination giving defending champion Philippines a 7-5 win over France in the Betway World Cup of Pool Round of 16 match Thursday evening at the Mountbatten Centre in Portsmouth, England. Thus, Corteza's tandem with Dennis Orcollo of Bislig, Surigao del Sur booked a ticket to the quarter-finals of the $250,000 cuefest that stakes $60,000 purse for the champion.

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  10. Aussies Continue To Close In on New Zealand at World Lifesaving ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    MONTPELLIER, France, September 21. TOMORROW'S final day of the National Teams competition at the World Lifesaving Championships in France will go right down to the wire on the back of Australia's four-gold medal haul on the opening day of beach competition. The Australians left the pool and arrived at the beach 74 points behind defending champions New Zealand and have clawed their way back and will arrive at Couchant Beach, La Grande Motte, Sunday with the Black Fins still 48 points ahead.

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  11. Australia Closing Gap Behind Leader New Zealand at World Lifesaving ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    MONTPELLIER, France, September 20. AUSTRALIA will go into the final two days of beach competition at the World Life saving Championships, Rescue 2014 at Couchant Beach, La Grande Motte, 74 points behind defending champions New Zealand after a vital silver medal in the final event in the Antigone Olympic Pool, Montpellier yesterday. They will also be buoyed by the eight-gold medal haul by the Australian Youth team that blitzed all-comers in the two days on the beach and included a total of seven gold to Sydney's latest star Georgia Miller, to wrap up their beach campaign.

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  12. New Zealand Vaults to Top of World Lifesaving Charts After Day TwoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    MONTPELLIER, France, September 19. THE Australian Life Saving Team will have to turn the clock back six years in its bid to reclaim the coveted World Lifesaving crown from arch rivals New Zealand on Sunday. After the first two days of the five-day Rescue 2014 World Lifesaving Championships in the south of France, the Kiwis have stolen an 88 point march on the Shannon Eckstein-led Australians with the competition turning to the beach on Saturday and Sunday.

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  13. Monfils Downs Janowicz In Metz QFs; Goffin Topples Top Seed TsongaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | ATP World Tour

    Gael Monfils extended his bid for a second Moselle Open title after a 6-3, 6-4 win over seventh seed Jerzy Janowicz in the quarter-finals on Friday. The 2009 champion fired 12 aces - to Janowicz's one - and won 94 per cent of first-serve points to defeat the Pole in 63 minutes.

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  14. Monfils & Kohlschreiber into Moselle Open quartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    Second-seeded Gael Monfils of France and third-seeded Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany advanced to the quarterfinals of the Moselle Open on Thursday. Monfils overcame a slow start before beating Michal Przysiezny of Poland 7-5, 6-1, and faces seventh-seeded Jerzy Janowicz of Poland after he comfortably beat veteran Jarkko Nieminen of Finland 6-4, 6-4.

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  15. Africa: Should Access to Phosphorus Be a Human Right?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | AllAfrica.com

    But the right to food cannot be ensured without a corresponding right to phosphorus, as some scientists pointed out at the Sustainable Phosphorus Summit 2014 earlier this month in Montpellier, France. The idea of phosphorus as a human right is intriguing.

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  16. Aussies Claims Three Medals on First Day of Lifesaving World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    MONTPELLIER, France, September 18. AUSTRALIAN head coach Danny Short has praised his team for "digging deep" in easily the most competitive start to any Lifesaving World Championships on record after the first day of pool lifesaving events in Montpellier today. The Australians, with Olympians Ryan Napoleon and Naomi Flood, both on the podium, finished with one silver and two bronze medals and four Australian records.

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  17. The relationship between milk and dairy consumption and disease riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Medical News Today

    Globally, cardiovascular disease claims 17 million lives each year, while complications from high blood pressure take an additional 9.4 million.1 New research presented by international scientists at the 12th Euro Fed Lipid Congress in Montpellier, France, suggests that milk consumption and dairy may play a beneficial role. At the Milk and Dairy Products in Human Health session, the association between milk and risk for hypertension and CVD was examined by Dr. Sabita S. Soedamah-Muthu from Wageningen University in the Netherlands.

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  18. Health Benefits Of Eating Dairy ProductsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | RedOrbit

    Dairy products have long been known to benefit bone health, but a series of recent studies suggest they could also reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, stroke, diabetes, obesity and other metabolic conditions. In one study, presented this week at the Milk and Dairy Products in Human Health session of the 2014 Euro Fed Lipid Congress in Montpellier, France and published earlier this year in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition , the researchers conducted a meta-analysis of nine different studies and found a link between increased consumption of milk and a reduced incidence of hypertension .

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  19. Languedoc RoussillonRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Independent

    A historic and beautiful region, Languedoc- Roussillon is a cultural centre famous for its literary and musical heritage. Dominated by vineyards producing a range of superb wines, the landscapes are also varied, dramatic and ripe for exploration.

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  20. Should access to phosphorus be a human right?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | SciDev.Net

    Food is a fundamental human right, as set down by international human rights treaties and, often, national constitutions. But the right to food cannot be ensured without a corresponding right to phosphorus, as some scientists pointed out at the Sustainable Phosphorus Summit 2014 earlier this month in Montpellier, France.

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