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  1. Christmas terror in France: Muslim attacks on cops and civiliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Spero News

    of France ordered the deployment of 300 extra soldiers to patrol the streets of the Republic over Christmastide following a series of violent attacks on police officers and civilians. Broadcast live on television, said that the "deeply shocking" ...

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  2. France Calls For Calm as Dozens Injured in Series of AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | News Max

    French authorities urged calm after a series of attacks across the country left dozens of people injured, and said there was no evidence the violent acts were connected by any terrorist motive. In the latest incident, 11 people were injured after a driver crashed his van into a crowded Christmas market in western France Monday evening.

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  3. France finds no links among 3 attacks in 3 days, raises security as precautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Brandon Sun

    The white van barrelled into the Christmas market and the unsuspecting crowd, striking 10 people in this coastal city before the driver began stabbing himself with a knife. After a third day of seemingly random violence at the height of the holiday season, France's government implored people to remain calm Tuesday.

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  4. Arbitrary terror comes to France prompting armed patrols to take to the streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Independent

    ... led to two deaths and 23 injuries - are believed to have been irrational acts by disturbed individuals. Nonetheless, France fears a wave of copy-cat violence over the Christmas holidays. President FranA ois Hollande appealed for calm and insisted ...

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  5. Two days to decorathtml"Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Gleaner

    ... ng some well earned time off at her New York home after her 'ArtRave: The Artpop Ball' world tour concluded in Paris, France, on November 24.

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  6. France ups security after spate of brutal attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Peninsula

    French Prime Minister Manuel Valls stepped up security nationwide Tuesday following three successive, apparently unrelated bloody attacks, in a bid to ease growing unease in the country. While the motives behind the incidents -- a knife attack on police and two car rampages onto passers-by -- remain unclear, the violence has jarred nerves after repeated jihadist calls for "lone wolf" action in France over its fight against Islamic extremism.

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  7. France orders troop reinforcements after attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Several people are injured as a car ploughs into a crowd at a Christmas market, the third violent attack in France in as many days. Paris: After a string of attacks across France that have heightened concerns about Islamic militancy, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said hundreds of additional military personnel would be ordered onto the streets to reinforce a routine deployment of security forces.

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  8. France increasing security after attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Reuters

    France is stepping up patrols after a spate of lone-wolf attacks that have left several people wounded. Nathan Frandino reports.

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  9. Retrotechtacular: Pascal Got Frustrated at Tax Time, TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Hack a day

    While necessity is frequently the mother of invention, annoyance often comes into play as well. This was the case with [Blaise Pascal], who as a teenager was tasked with helping his father calculate the taxes owed by the citizens of Rouen, France.

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  10. Barilla Announces Winners of 3D-Printed Pasta Design ChallengeRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Core77 design blog

    ... tree. Lune, by Alessandro Carabini, an Italian product designer who works in collaborative Studio Abaco in Paris, France, submitted a full moon with craters, and he says it will "improve the interaction between pasta and sauces." "We were thrilled ...

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  11. Men of D Company The Dorsets at WulverghemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Bridportnews.co.uk

    In August, Looking Back told the story of the mobilisation of the 1st Battalion of the Dorsetshire Regiment and their part in the historic retreat from Mons in Belgium to the River Marne in France. The Dorsets then started to advance northwards on September 6, 1914 as part of the first Battle of the Marne, which turned the tide against the month-long German offensive that had threatened to engulf the French capital.

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  12. France boosts security after string of attacksRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | KBMT

    One victim is dead and five others are hospitalized after the latest in a string of attacks that sparked fears in France, authorities said Tuesday. A 25-year-old man died from his injuries suffered Monday night in Nantes, when a van plowed into shoppers at an outdoor Christmas market, Nantes prosecutor Brigitte Lamy said.

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  13. Do the Car-Ramming Attacks in France Remind You of Similar Events Somewhere Else?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | TheBlaze.com

    France is coming off three days of attacks that bear striking resemblance to recent Palestinian terror attacks in Israel, including two car rammings and one knifing incident. French authorities have denied any pattern or link behind the attacks, the most recent of which happened Monday evening when the driver of a van crashed into a Christmas market in the western French city of Nantes, injuring 10 people before stabbing himself at least nine times, witnesses said.

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  14. News Photos of the day for Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A Pakistani Christian boy decorates a tree in preparation for the upcoming Christmas holiday in Islamabad's slums, Pakistan, Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014. Digital images are projected for the first time on the cathedral of Nantes, western France, on December 22, 2014.

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  15. One person 'clinically dead' after Monday car rampage in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Peninsula

    ... the western city of Nantes was one of three apparently unrelated but brutal attacks that have hit different parts of France since Saturday, prompting security in the country to be reinforced.

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  16. Gunman fires on Paris synagogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | NEWS.com.au

    ... passers-by - remain unclear, the violence has jarred nerves after repeated jihadist calls for "lone wolf" action in France over its fight against Islamic extremism. "Fear over Christmas" titled local daily Le Parisian , while Le Figaro newspaper ...

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  17. Terra VineaRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | TrekEarth

    Here it begins the trip. Embark to one of the most valued destinations of Languedoc-Roussillon.

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  18. My grandfather, the Great War heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Warrnambool Standard

    ... respite from fighting was shortlived. As subsequent diary entries reveal, three months later he found himself in France in the thick of a far more prolonged and deadly campaign. Now as part of the newly formed 6th Machine Gun Company, Harry fought ...

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  19. Third vehicle attack on French pedestrians in three daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Breitbart.com

    ... the attackers as "unbalanced" and denied the attacks are in any way related. The situation further developed in France this morning as another arrest was made after a heavily armed man was seen walking in the historic city of Cannes. The man, who ...

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  20. France on high alert after spate of lone-wolf attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Stuff.co.nz

    PATROLLING: French soldiers patrol near the Eiffel Tower, with France on high alert after three lone-wolf attacks in three days. French security forces stepped up security in public places for the Christmas season on Tuesday after three acts of violence in three days left one dead and 30 wounded, reigniting fears of attacks by Islamist radicals.

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