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  1. Reported Hull target and Leeds United favourite scores 17th of the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Business News

    ... will make him very desirable, that could be the most important factor this summer. Andrew Gibney started following France's Ligue 1 about 10 years ago and it is an obession that has stayed with him ever since. His writing career started as a hobby, ...

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  2. Man made bomb threat to Bordeaux airport in the hope of delaying...Read the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Daily Mail

    ... is believed he made the threat so as to delay flights as his girlfriend was stuck in traffic en-route in southwestern France. A 33-year-old man was worried his girlfriend would miss her flight, so called Bordeaux Merignac Airport to make a bomb ...

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  3. 60th birthday for Cannes' Palme d'Or top film trophyRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Greenwich Citizen

    A person poses for a photograph with a box containing the Palme d'Or award, which will be presented on Sunday, at the 68th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Saturday, May 23, 2015. Photo: Vianney Le Caer, Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP CANNES, France - As the Palme d'Or sits in its cushioned box awaiting Sunday's Cannes winner, the film festival's top prize might be taking stock of its own lifetime of achievements - on this, its 60th birthday.

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  4. Cannes fans eager to know: Who will get coveted Palme d'Or?Read the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | KTVN Reno

    ... pose for photographers for the screening of the film Youth at the 68th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Wednesday... Police in riot gear made numerous arrests overnight as protesters took to the streets after a judge found a ...

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  5. Why Sergio Aguero Is the Man PSG Should Target as Zlatan Ibrahimovic ReplacementRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | BleacherReport

    Paris Saint-Germain's Ligue 1 campaign may now be over after they beat Stade de Reims 3-2 at Parc des Princes on Saturday evening, but Laurent Blanc's men still have a Coupe de France final to play before they can go on holiday. Star man Zlatan Ibrahimovic has missed PSG's last two matches, against Montpellier HSC and Reims, but he could return from his calf injury to face AJ Auxerre at Stade de France on May 30. Once the final has been played, attention will switch PSG's Edinson Cavani will likely be the main focus of that speculation - at least to start with.

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  6. Monaco FR3.5: Jaafar dominates crash-strewn raceRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Motorsport.com

    Jazeman Jaafar took a comfortable lights-to-flag victory in a chaotic Formula Renault 3.5 race around the streets of Monaco that was interrupted by an early red flag. The Malaysian driver warded off his fast-starting Fortec teammate Oliver Rowland heading into Ste Devote at the start, and was never seriously threatened for the remainder of the race.

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  7. Cannes celebrities protected by seagull-deterrent falconsRead the original story

    58 min ago | KDWN

    ... that they might get eaten. In such a climate of insecurity, they don't descend near clients," Puzin added. CANNES, France (AP) - As Mary J. Blige walked outside with her entourage and Mads Mikklesen sipped his chilled glass of wine, the VIP guests ...

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  8. Woman uses obituary to say Brady innocent in 'Deflategate'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Home

    ... the lights on Saturday night and early Sunday to help stargazers see the night sky free of light pollution. CANNES, France (AP) - Just what film directors Joel and Ethan Coen are thinking is a question that has long bedeviled moviegoers. Hours after ...

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  9. Women's walk across Koreas' DMZ denied; they cross on busRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Home

    ... insula, push for a reunification of families divided by the war and promote dialogue between the two enemies. CANNES, France (AP) - Just what film directors Joel and Ethan Coen are thinking is a question that has long bedeviled moviegoers.

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  10. Negotiator: Iran agrees to 'managed access' to nuclear sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Home

    ... those two powerful forces in the Iranian government. Iran and six world powers -- the U.S., Russia, China, Britain, France and Germany -- hope to work out terms of a final nuclear deal before a June 30 deadline. Inspection of military sites ...

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  11. Dracut teen hurt in ATV crashRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Home

    ... the lights on Saturday night and early Sunday to help stargazers see the night sky free of light pollution. CANNES, France (AP) - As the Palme d'Or sits in its cushioned box awaiting Sunday's Cannes winner, the film festival's top prize might be ...

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  12. Dracut duo makes differenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Home

    ... the lights on Saturday night and early Sunday to help stargazers see the night sky free of light pollution. CANNES, France (AP) - Just what film directors Joel and Ethan Coen are thinking is a question that has long bedeviled moviegoers. Hours after ...

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  13. German police confirm 6 killed in Alpine guesthouse fireRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Evening Sun

    ... the lights on Saturday night and early Sunday to help stargazers see the night sky free of light pollution. CANNES, France (AP) - As the Palme d'Or sits in its cushioned box awaiting Sunday's Cannes winner, the film festival's top prize might be ...

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  14. Eidson Ends Jamin's Mazda Road To Indy USF2000 Streak On The Lor OvalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Paddock Talk

    ... the championship points chase by a margin of 233-218 over Eidson with nine of 16 races completed. Jamin, from Rouen, France, qualified on pole for the fifth successive race but Eidson made a better jump as the green flag waved and was able to lead ...

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  15. Inquest to open into drowning death of British crewman who fell...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... died while working as a deckhand on the boat in April 2013 Mr Hanlon had travelled from the Caribbean to the south of France on board the luxury vessel when it docked in Spring of 2013. It was intended to go on to collect Catherine Zeta-Jones and ...

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  16. Interview: I want visually strong, almost silent movie: Mexican director Michel FrancoRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    CANNES, France , May 24 -- "I wanted the film to be almost silent if possible, and to be visually strong, because I think it's hard to discuss about these subjects and put it into words," Mexican director Michel Franco told Xinhua during an interview presenting his movie Chronic in competition at the ongoing 68th Cannes Film Festival. Talking about the job on set the Mexican director explained: "The shooting wasn't complicated and, the fact that I produced and directed, allowed me to take decision faster without having to argue.

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  17. Man in France makes false bomb alert to delay plane of girlfriend, who was stuck in trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    The French police have arrested a man who called in a false bomb alert to an airport to delay his girlfriend's flight because she was in danger of missing it, prosecutors said on Sunday. The 33-year-old called the regional airport of Bordeaux-Merignac in south-western France on Thursday and told the authorities "there is a bomb".

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  18. At Cannes, Michel Franco's 'Chronic' looks death in the faceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    Actor Tim Roth, left, and director Michel Franco pose for photographers during a photo call for the film Chronic, at the 68th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Friday, May 22, 2015. From right, actor Tim Roth, director Michel Franco, Sarah Sutherland and Robin Bartlett pose for photographers during a photo call for the film Chronic, at the 68th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Friday, May 22, 2015.

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  19. All eyes on Coen brothers as Cannes readies for Palme d'OrRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    Marion Cotillard poses for photographers during a photo call for the film Macbeth, at the 68th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Saturday, May 23, 2015. From left, actors Michael Caine, Jane Fonda, Harvey Keitel and director Paolo Sorrentino pose for photographers for the screening of the film Youth at the 68th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Wednesday, May 20, 2015.

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  20. PSG will keep winning trophies, vows Thiago SilvaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Goal.com

    The Brazilian and team-mate Blaise Matuidi are determined to lift their fourth title of a remarkable season when they face Auxerre in the Coupe de France final Paris Saint-Germain captain Thiago Silva has vowed the club will continue to win titles. The French champions celebrated their third consecutive Ligue 1 triumph on Saturday to follow up their Coupe de la Ligue and Trophee des Champions wins earlier this term.

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