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  1. Great War left great champagneRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... just beyond the hills and most men were off fighting in the horrors of World War I. Yet, even in those dark days, France without champagne would simply not be France. And somehow, the heady mix produced a vintage for the ages in which dedication ...


  2. El Reto 'the Challenge' Flamenco Show Comes to Sherman Oaks TonightRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    Spontaneous, authentic and commanding -- raw emotion is on tap this Saturday when the original contemporary flamenco production EL RETO "THE CHALLENGE" presents a line-up of artists from the heartland of France, Spain, Israel, Cuba and Los Angeles for one night only show at the Whitefire Theatre in Sherman Oaks , tonight, October 25, 2014 at 8:00pm. The company's unrestrained energy, raw emotion and commanding virtuosity have produced overwhelming responses from international audiences and reviewers alike.


  3. Miller Theatre Opens 2014-15 Early Music Series With the Dark Hours TonightRead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts opens the 2014-15 Early Music series with THE DARK HOURS featuring Le Pome Harmonique and Vincent Dumestre, artistic director, tonight, October 25, 2014 at 8 p.m. at the Church of St. Mary the Virgin . Tickets: $35-$50; Students with valid ID: $21-$30.


  4. Late Night: The RoundupRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Fire Dog Lake

    ... to cut 40 percent of carbon emissions by 2030, there is no set plan in motion for next year's talks in Paris, France - Fascinating work out of Australia where doctors used, for the first time ever, dead hearts for heart transplants. It is still ...


  5. Rugby more than a French fancy now in MontpellierRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    After the 51-28 mauling his side suffered at the hands of Toulon last season, Gregor Townsend could be forgiven for feeling just a little anxious about a return trip to the south of France, but the Glasgow Warriors coach was in nostalgic mode as he contemplated the prospect of leading his players to Montpellier on European Champions Cup duty this afternoon. After the 51-28 mauling his side suffered at the hands of Toulon last season, Gregor Townsend could be forgiven for feeling just a little anxious about a return trip to the south of France, but the Glasgow Warriors coach was in nostalgic mode as he contemplated the prospect of leading his players to Montpellier on European Champions Cup duty this afternoon.


  6. York first place in the world to be twinned with itselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | York Press

    ... Vikings are bringing us a world first." Jorvik is modern-day York's third twin city, as it is also joined with Dijon, France, and MA1 4nster, Germany. The twinning will be marked by new signs which will read 'Welcome to York - twinned with the ...


  7. Newcastle take controlRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | York Press

    Lock Will Witty, flanker Mark Wilson and wing Lee Smith helped Newcastle match Newport's three tries, from Matthew Pewtner, Taulupe Faletau and Ashley Smith. Tom Prydie's two penalties and one conversion, and another penalty goal from Angus O'Brien pushed the Dragons to the brink of victory.


  8. Non non nonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MetaFilter

    Unless you are a monomaniacal specialist of the 80s, there is very little chance that Cha Cha Guitry will ring any bell. And yet this band, buried away in Saint-Etienne - at the very heart of France - could have rivalled easily with Elli & Jacno or Telex .


  9. Claiborne and Churchill Gew rztraminer is deliciously dryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | San Diego CityBEAT

    ... earch, I found that the brand, based in San Luis Obispo County, specializes in dry wines inspired by those of Alsace, France, and that they've produced this varietal for 30 years. Claiborne and Churchill's


  10. Through the South of France in Peugeot's new 308Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Do you know the way to St Tropez? Driven's intrepid team gets ready to mix it with the jet set in the South of France. Photos / Supplied Standing on the balcony, sipping champagne and watching the crowds go by as the sun goes down on a late summer's evening at Saint-Tropez, two thoughts struck me in quick succession.


  11. Premium French wines on free-tasting menu at Lemoyne PLCB storeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... sippers has got to be Picpoul de Pinet, the deliciously crisp, refreshing white wine from the Languedoc region in France. Even more wonderful is the price point, as most Picpoul de Pinet wines retail for $9 to $12. The Picpoul de Pinet wine region ...


  12. French ex-premier: Iran's interests should be safeguarded in talksRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Trend

    French former Prime Minister Dominique De Villepin said Iran's legal and legitimate rights should be protected in nuclear talks, IRNA reported. He said there is, however, an opportunity to remove the non-confidence feeling and the two sides should observe each other's interests.


  13. Edinburgh 25 Lyon 17: Heathcote completes French doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... piriting 26-21 home defeat to Italians Zebre. In the European Champions Cup, Glasgow play Montpellier this evening in France hoping to build on last weekend's bonus-point win over Bath at Scotstoun.


  14. Canadian rugby team looks to step it up on November tour of EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... England's second tier. Then there are Test matches against Namibia in Colwyn Bay, Wales, on Nov. 7, Samoa in Vannes, France on Nov. 14, and Romania in Bucharest on Nov. 22. Coach Kieran Crowley has named 33 players for the tour but will have to ...


  15. Parents of extremists urged to come out of shadows and help fight radicalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... network for mothers of radicalized children. Her partner in the venture is Dominique Bons, a mother in Toulouse, France, whose 30-year-old son Nicolas similarly died while fighting with Islamic State militants in Syria. Feeling frustrated that she ...


  16. Challenge Cup round-upRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ananova

    London Irish made it two wins from two in the Challenge Cup as they battled past Grenoble 25-15 at the Stade Lesdiguières. The Exiles took the game by the scruff of the neck early on with a try for centre Fergus Mulchrone.


  17. Picture this: Paris museum celebrates 30 years with portrait tribute...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    Most of the faces are instantly recognisable - , was commissioned by the Fondation Cartier to mark its 30th anniversary this week. It pays a visual tribute to Fondation Cartier's treasured community - some of the biggest names in art, music, film and science - who have worked with and exhibited at the museum since it began three decades ago.


  18. It has long been in denial about helping the Nazis kill 90,000 Jews ...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    It has long been in denial about helping the Nazis kill 90,000 Jews - but with economic collapse fuelling anti-Semitism... why France is now PROUD of its role in the Holocaust The French Suicide: The Forty Years That Defeated France is written by Eric Zemmour, a far-Right broadcaster - and is selling 5,000 copies per day In July, 1942, 'La Grande Rafle' - the Great Raid - took place: 13,000 Jewish men, women and children were arrested by French police and fascists For five days, they were held without food, after which they were sent to camps such as Drancy, where children were separated from parents 10 weeks later, some 6,000 children were deported without food or water to Auschwitz... those who arrived alive were immediately gassed French Interior Ministry reported 529 anti-Semitic acts or threats made from January to July of this year - double the number from 2013 You can often judge ... (more)


  19. What am I seeing?Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | CBS News

    Members of a team including members of French engineering company Comex, in collaboration with the European Space Agency, test the Gandolfi space suit of National Diving School director Jerome Vincent during a training session in a swimming pool in Marseille, France, Oct. 22, 2014. These soldiers look like they stepped right out of East Germany, but the Wall came down years ago.


  20. Room Report: Hyatt Hotel du Louvre Paris, FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Arrival: The metro will bring you directly to the Hotel du Louvre 's doorstep, which is a stone's throw from the Louvre museum, the opera house, and famous Parisian shopping boulevards. There is no question that this hotel is well-located, and now that it is part of the Hyatt family, Americans are sure to flock here in droves.