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  1. Europe marks 70 years since Nazi defeat in WWIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Day

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry greets American World War II veterans Arthur Staymates, 89, left, and Stephen Weiss, 90, center, following a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Paris on Friday during France's 70th anniversary of V-E Day. Paris - With quiet moments of memory or military pomp, leaders and ordinary citizens across Europe are marking 70 years since the Nazi defeat and the end of a war that ravaged the continent.

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  2. 70th Anniversary of VE DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | KAIT-TV

    ... was announced. The Germans actually surrendered on May 7 at the headquarters of General Dwight Eisenhower in Reims, France. But the agreement did not take effect until the next day. Celebrations and memorials will take place all over the world ...

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  3. Column: Gratitude still strong 70 years after peace comes to EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... unconditionally. It all came down to just 20 minutes around a long wooden table in a red brick school house in Reims, France. The building had become the map-lined war room and headquarters of the Allied Expeditionary Force. At 02:41 Jodl signed the ...

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  4. Andy Rooney on VE DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | CBS News

    ... May 8th, is called VE Day. It stands for Victory in Europe in 1945, the day the Germans surrendered to us in Reims, France. One of the things I know that most of you do not is that the Germans actually surrendered on May 7th, not May 8th. General ...

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  5. V-E Day: how President Truman reacted on May 8, 1945Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... German military commanders had already signed a surrender document at Gen. Dwight Eisenhower's headquarters in Reims, France. German officers had broadcast radio orders to their troops to lay down their arms. World War II in Europe was over. All ...

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  6. World celebrates end of World War II in Europe, 70 years agoRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Big News Network.com

    The world celebrated the end of a world war Friday, noting the 70th anniversary of V-E Day, the end of World War II in Europe. On May 8, 1945, Allied troops formally accepted the terms of Germany's unconditional surrender of its military forces, as submitted by Karl Dnitz, president of the German government and successor to Adolf Hitler, who had committed suicide on April 30. The surrender was signed on May 7 in Reims, France and on May 8 in Berlin, Germany, and the Allies called the event V-E Day, for "Victory in Europe."

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  7. Why Russia Celebrates V-E Day on a Different Day Than Everyone ElseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Atlantic

    ... the Wehrmacht was smashed." On May 7, General Alfred Jodl, the chief of staff to the German army, arrived in Reims, France with Doenitz's authorization to surrender. Kiley's father, Staff Sergeant Charles Kiley, was in the room as a reporter for ...

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  8. On V-E Day, a look back at end of World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Daily Herald

    ... celebrate the end of World War II on May 8, 1945. German military leaders signed an unconditional surrender in Reims, France, on May 7. British RAF servicemen and Danish Red Cross girls ride through the streets of Copenhagen, Denmark, May 8, 1945, ...

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  9. 5 Things You're Too Young to Know About V-E DayRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | US News & World Report

    It took place at a little red school house in Reims, France, that General Dwight D. Eisenhower used as his headquarters. Representing Germany was General Alfred Jodl who signed the unconditional surrender of the German forces at 2:41 a.m. on May 7. "With this signature," Jodl said in the Associated Press' account of the surrender , "the German people and armed forces are for better or worse delivered into the victor's hands."

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  10. Europeans mark 70 years since Nazis surrendered to AlliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Fox News

    With quiet moments of memory or military pomp, leaders and ordinary citizens across Europe are marking 70 years since the Nazi defeat and the end of a war that ravaged the continent. But the East-West alliance that vanquished Hitler is deeply divided today.

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  11. Ayew Brothers: The End of an EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Ghanamma.com

    First of all, it was hoped that his return to the side-the Ghanaian had been suspended for OM's previous match after being sent off for arguing with a referee-would inspire Marcelo Bielsa's side to end their three-match losing streak. Instead, they extended it, dropping firmly out of the Ligue 1 title race in the process.

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  12. Harper to meet veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Castanet.net

    ... their forces in Italy on April 29, 1945 and leading up to the total unconditional surrender on May 7, 1945 in Reims, France. German Colonel-General Johannes Blaskowitz, the German commander-in-chief in the Netherlands, surrendered to Canadian ...

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  13. Stephen Harper to meet WW2 vets at VE Day celebrations in HollandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | CBC News

    ... their forces in Italy on April 29, 1945 and leading up to the total unconditional surrender on May 7, 1945 in Reims, France. German Colonel-General Johannes Blaskowitz, the German commander-in-chief in the Netherlands, surrendered to Canadian ...

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  14. Ayew Brothers: The End of an EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Ghana internationals Andre and Jordan Ayew return to Ligue 1 action this weekend for the first match since their thrilling encounter last Friday. That match-a 5-3 victory for FC Lorient over domestic giants Olympique de Marseille-was an unforgettable contest, mesmerising in almost every sense.

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  15. Remembering street parties on the day the war endedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Black Country Bugle

    ... remained resolute and would accept nothing but unconditional surrender. The act of surrender was signed in Reims, France, on May 7 and again in Berlin on May 8. The war was over. These pictures of children celebrating VE Day come to us from the ...

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  16. European Waterways Adds Four 'Champagne Cruises' in JuneRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | 24-7 Press Release

    NEW 6-night itinerary aboard hotel barge 'Panache' departing June 7, 14, 21 and 28. To meet demands for its popular fully-crewed hotel barge cruises through France's Champagne Region, European Waterways has added four new departures aboard hotel barge 'Panache' this June. Transfers to and from the vessel from central Paris are included in the price of $6,090 per person, so passengers have the extra opportunity to linger on their own in the "City of Lights" prior to or after the cruise.

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  17. Former Chelsea forward looking to disrupt PSG title bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Business News

    Paris Saint-Germain are on the brink of their third successive Ligue 1 title, but former Chelsea legend Florent Malouda has a chance to throw a huge spanner into the works on Tuesday night. FC Metz travel to Paris to take on Laurent Blanc's side in PSG's game in hand.

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  18. Report: Arsenal going 'all-in' for 26-goal strikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Business News

    Following their failure to score past Chelsea on Sunday, Arsenal are once again being linked with a summer move for Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette this summer by Italian site Calciomercato . The French forward scored his 26th goal of the season on Sunday as Lyon beat Stade de Reims 4-2, helping them keep pace with Paris Saint-Germain at the top of the table.

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  19. Monaco take big step towards Champions League returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Bangkok Post

    Monaco moved a step closer to a return to the Champions League on Sunday with a comfortable 3-0 win away to a Lens side who are now all but relegated. Lens defender Ahmed Kantari vies with Monaco forward Anthony Martial during the French L1 football match in Amiens on April 26, 2015 Yannick Carrasco, Anthony Martial and Bernardo Silva got the goals for the principality club at a rain-soaked Stade de la Licorne in Amiens as Monaco reclaimed the third place that had briefly been taken from them earlier in the day by Saint-Etienne.

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  20. Football: Monaco take big step towards Champions League returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Monaco moved a step closer to a return to the Champions League on Sunday with a comfortable 3-0 win away to a Lens side who are now all but relegated. Monaco's Dimitar Berbatov is congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match against Lens at Licorne stadium in Amiens, northern France.

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