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  1. Toyota updates hybrid LMP1 racer for 2015Read the original story

    28 min ago | Green Car Congress

    Toyota has updated its championship-winning LMP1 racer for 2015 with new aerodynamics, revised front end including crash structure and new suspension kinematics to optimize tire usage, plus additional weight saving. During the 2014 season, the TS040 Hybrid took five wins from eight races.

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  2. Porsche Revamps the 919 Hybrid for 2015 Le Mans DutyRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Car & Driver

    Porsche has a long history at Le Mans-16 overall victories in the 24 hour race, more than any other manufacturer. And with the revamped-for-2015 919 Hybrid racer, Porsche draped its latest racing technologies in three meaningful liveries-including a red-and-white number 17 that harks back to the brand's first Le Mans winner.

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  3. Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz declared 'unfit to work,' officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    ... boxes of papers and evidence folders after spending about 90 minutes inside. According to authorities in Germany and France, Lubitz was a co-pilot on Germanwings Flight 9525 between Barcelona, Spain, and Dusseldorf on Tuesday when he apparently ...

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  4. Sexton lifts Racing Metro ahead of Saracens clashRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangkok Post

    Fly-half Johnny Sexton returned to Top 14 duty after Ireland's Six Nations triumph last weekend and lifted Racing Metro to a 12-6 win at Bayonne on Friday. Paris's Irish fly-half Jonathan Sexton passes the ball during the Top 14 rugby union match between Bayonne and Racing Metro 92 on March 27,2015 in Bayonne, southwestern France On a wet and windy evening in southwest France, Sexton kicked six points as the Paris-based club warmed up for their first ever European Cup quarter-final appearance next week against Saracens.

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  5. Germanwings Co-Pilot Andreas Lubitz Never Submitted Sick Note, Airline SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... mental evaluations are not required annually. The Germanwings plane crashed this past Tuesday in the Alps in southern France with 150 people on board, including two babies, the airline said. French President Francois Hollande said there were ...

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  6. Using the hand-dryers in the restaurant restroom? Think againRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... The results of the study were also presented at the Healthcare Infection Society International Conference in Lyon, France, and are available on the National Institutes of Health website. Both jet air and warm air dryers were compared to paper towels ...

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  7. Knauf France To Support Thomas Ferrando's NASCAR Dream By Creating Knauf Racing TeamRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    Knauf France announced today that the company will further increase its presence in the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series by officially supporting rising star Thomas Ferrando in his quest for the ELITE 2 division title and his progress in his NASCAR career. Coming from Go-Kart, Thomas Ferrando is the perfect example of a young European driver orientating successfully his career to NASCAR.

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  8. Officials: Co-pilot declared 'unfit to work'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KMBC-TV

    ... secret from his employer and his professional environment," prosecutors said. According to authorities in Germany and France, Lubitz was a co-pilot on Germanwings Flight 9525 between Barcelona, Spain, and Dusseldorf on Tuesday when he apparently ...

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  9. European Aviation Regulator, Lufthansa Look into Two-Person Rule for CockpitsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The Germanwings plane crashed Tuesday in the Alps in southern France with 150 people on board, including two babies, the airline said. French President Francois Hollande said there were "apparently no survivors."

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  10. Pale and interestingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Dudleynews.co.uk

    ... grapefruit, apples and lemon peel flavours and a bright, mineral finish that ends with a hint of almond. A south of France speciality that's appearing increasingly more on fashionable wine lists, picpoul is a fresh, breezy white with cleansing ...

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  11. The ability to digest milk may explain how Europe got richRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    A French dairy farmer works near his cows at his farm in La Planche near Nantes, western France January 21, 2015. Humans can digest lactose, the main carbohydrate in milk, only with the help of an enzyme called lactase.

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  12. MailChimp competitor offers email marketing templates tailored for real estateRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Inman Real Estate News

    ... of the users' email list. New York-based Mailify's parent company, Sarbacane Software, is headquartered in Lille, France. In announcing the introduction of the Mailify platform to the U.S. in December , the company said Mailify has more than 20,000 ...

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  13. Tales from the Motherhood: Life imitating artRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... several incarnations of the musical at various venues over the years, and besides, he's spending spring break touring France, for Pete's sake (with other students from his high school's French Honor Society, including those with whom he'd apparently ...

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  14. Single-Serve Wine Cartons - Mue Wine Packaging Would Sell Individual...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Trend Hunter Magazine

    The folks behind Mue Wine are aware that younger drinkers aren't always interested in purchasing a whole bottle, which is where the idea for single-serve wine came from. As students themselves, Coline Kupiec and her classmates at design school in Nantes, France, came up with an idea to package whites and reds in individual glass portions, in addition to larger containers for sharing within groups.

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  15. The Best Bottles at "The Burning Man of Wine"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Saveur.com

    A little over a month ago, 300 winemakers set up shop in a cave in Saumur, France, to pour natural wine for importers, distributors, writers, and friends. The annual weekend-long tasting is called La Dive Bouteille , or La Dive for short.

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  16. Germanwings plane crash: Timeline of eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | ClickOnDetroit

    French authorities say audio from the voice recorder of Germanwings Flight 9525 reveals the co-pilot appeared to make a deliberate attempt to destroy the plane. A Germanwings Airbus A320 plane carrying at least 150 people crashed Tuesday in the foothills of the Alps in southeastern France, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls told reporters.

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  17. Germanwings crash victims' grieving families arrive in French villageRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... service honoring those lost. A rescue worker is lifted into an helicopter at the crash site near Seyne-les-Alpes, France, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Le Vernet is the nearest village to the remote crash site, and a field in the area has become the ...

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  18. a Thousands of British women with botched breast implants eligible for compensationRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... (PIP) manufactured the implants from the mid-1990s and was found liable for the faulty silicone by a court in France last year. Women who have had PIP implants are more likely to suffer sudden ruptures - experiences which have left many feeling ...

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  19. 'Racist' cupcakes with massive genitals banned from French bakeryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Metro UK News

    Louis-George Tin, of France's Representative Council of Black Associations , told The Local : 'It's pure and simple racism. 'We are in a country where the word equality is part of the constitution, which means it doesn't allow for racism.

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  20. Top Internet Motorcycle Stories - 27 March 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Motorbiker.org

    ... of the 2015 Kawasaki Ninja H2-R and H2 - State-of-the-Art What do you do with the least profitable speed radar in France? The French authorities came up with a brilliant plan to make much more money out of the guilty radar. Brilliant, but criminal. ...

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