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  1. Victory moves Paris Saint-Germain to second spotRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Fiji Times

    Ten-man Paris Saint-Germain won a stormy encounter at the Stade de France yesterday as they overcame nine-man Lens 3-1 to move within four points of Ligue 1 leaders Marseille. Despite taking an early lead through Adamo Coulibaly, Lens self-destructed as they conceded three goals in 27 minutes and had two players sent off in front of a packed house at the national stadium, just outside of Paris.

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  2. Paris sculpture that was totally a Christmas tree and not a sex toy taken down after being vandalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Canada.com

    ... rtist Paul McCarthy as part of the International Modern Art Fair (FIAC), sits deflated on the Place Vendome in Paris, France, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014.

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  3. France snatches world blind wine-tasting crown from BelgiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Channelnewsasia.com

    AY, France: France on Saturday won the world blind wine-tasting competition for teams, unseating reigning champion Belgium. The annual event, launched last year, was held in the eastern French town of Ay and drew four-member teams from 18 countries, including Spain, China, Russia and Argentina.

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  4. The REAL Saving Private Ryan: NINE British brothers bravely fought in World War OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... out. He re-enlisted with his old regiment, the East Kent and served as a gunner. He was shot in the arm in Calais, France, in 1916. After recovering, he was sent back to the front in 1917 but was posted missing in November. It turned out George had ...

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    Saturday Oct 18 | SFGate

    The controversial inflatable statue "Tree" by U.S. artist Paul McCarthy as part of the International Modern Art Fair , lays deflated on the Place Vendome in Paris, France, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. The giant green art installation, that vaguely resembles an inflatable Christmas tree, was vandalized overnight after people tampered with the pump keeping it inflated and removed the cables securing it to the ground.

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  6. Phase Shift?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Safehaven

    ... where he spearheaded global expansion as Executive VP & General Manager. In 1995, he founded the LCM Groupe in Paris, France to specialize in the rapidly emerging Internet Venture Capital and Private Equity industry. A focus in the technology ...

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  7. Pharrell Williams Designs Limited-Edition Cookies for French BoutiqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | WXLO-FM Worcester

    In his quest to put his personal stamp on everything you need to go about your daily life, Pharrell Williams is now moving into food. People magazine reports that the Voice coach, who's already designed clothing, jewelry, a fragrance, leather goods and more, has created a line of macarons, a fancy kind of French cookie.

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  8. Saint-Etienne wins 1-0 at Lorient in French leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    Midfielder Fabien Lemoine scored a late winner to help Saint-Etienne win 1-0 Saturday at Lorient and move provisionally into fourth place. Striker Ricky van Wolfswinkel had a shot in each half saved by goalkeeper Benjamin Lecomte, and winger Max-Alain Gradel failed to connect from Kevin Monnet-Paquet's cross in the 78th minute when left unmarked.

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  9. Sculpture Resembling 'Butt Plug' Removed After Vandals StrikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Switched

    ... and folded up on Saturday. 'Tree', Paul McCarthy's monumental artwork at Place Vendome on October 16 in Paris, France. This installation is part of the FIAC - Contemporary Art Fair - from October 21 until November 1, 2014, and extends out from the ...

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  10. Straight off the Vine: Neil CammiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | IcNetwork

    ... DE PENNAUTIER VIOGNIER, PAYS D'OC 2013 (A 8.99, Majestic). From the Languedoc-Roussillon region in the south of France this Pays D'Oc shows all the exotic tones from this great variety. The fruit is full and juicy but dries off through the mid ...

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  11. Fashion Took Center Stage At Howard University Homecoming 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | AllHipHop.com

    ... show entitled EMPRESS: A Global Excursion. The theme for EMPRESS revolved around four iconic fashion locales - Paris, France; Tokyo, Japan; Freetown, Sierra Leone; and New York City. Over a dozen designers showcased their collections which included ...

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  12. Sacre bleu! Parisian vandals destroy 24ft art sculpture that...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Daily Mail

    'I shot Michael Brown dead because I feared for my life after he tried to grab my gun when I was in squad car': Ferguson cop says he was still in SUV when he fired first shot at unarmed black teen U.S. soldiers are being flown to Liberia with just FOUR HOURS of hazmat training as Ebola death toll hits 4,546 Cops quarantined, Pentagon partially locked down, hazmat crews... all because a PR exec vomited: False alarm as police claim Ebola scare woman 'said she'd visited Africa' Dallas hospital where one man died of Ebola and two more contracted the deadly virus has become a 'ghost town' as patients are avoiding facility over safety fears 'Ebola cruise' forced to return to Texas: Misery for passengers after ship carrying lab worker who handled sample of virus was turned away from Belize and Mexico Racial profiling? College professor claims American Airlines crew afraid of Ebola locked sick ... (more)

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  13. L'Equipe: Camille Lacourt Has Benign TumorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    NARBONNE, France, October 18. Three-time world champion Camille Lacourt has a benign tumor on his hip, according to a report by L'Equipe today . Lacourt told the newspaper that he suffers from a benign tumor on his hip, which is why he hasn't swum in a meet since French Championships in April.

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  14. 'Sex Toy' Christmas Tree -- DEFLATED ... Vandals Had It Up to ThereRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | TMZ.com

    The giant butt-plug shaped Christmas tree in France was deflated early Saturday morning ... after a group of scoundrels pulled off a dastardly plan to take it down. In case you missed it, a 24-foot tall statue called "Tree" was unveiled Thursday in the ritzy Place Vendome shopping area of Paris ... and people couldn't help pointing out what it actually looks like.

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  15. PSG Secure Much Needed Victory over Lens but Pay a Heavy PriceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | BleacherReport

    As well as Le President, the likes of star man Siva are now under more pressure than ever to return to full fitness and come back to help the team build up momentum ahead of the crunch clash at home against bitter rivals was also taken off during the Lens victory, but likely more as a precaution than another injury worry. The Italian was not expected to start at the and into the net.

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  16. Echoes of prodigy's music strike chord with lost familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Times of Israel

    For second cousins Roger Peltzman and Martha Runowski, Norbert Stern lives on even 70 years after the piano prodigy was killed in the Holocaust. Peltzman, of New York, and Runowski, of Le Mans, France, hadn't seen one another since they were children in the 1970s.

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  17. Difficult first ten days expected at the 2015 Tour de FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Cycling News

    The full route of the 2015 Tour de France will presented on Wednesday in Paris, but the 102nd edition of the race is expected to start with a testing first 10 days in the Netherlands, Belgium and Northern France. According to various leaks and reports in local media gathered by the Velowire website and others, the opening nine stages will include a finish on the Mur de Huy in Belgium that hosts the Fleche-Wallonne Classic in April, a stage to Cambrai in Northern France that could include several short sectors of cobbles, a finish on the Mur-de-Bretagne uphill finish and a team time trial as the final stage in Brittany before the transfer to Pau and the Pyrenees.

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  18. Ligue 1 - Edinson Cavani bizarrely sent off after gun celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Yahoo!

    ... while protesting. Cavani's dismissal marked a turbulent game that also saw two Lens players sent off at the Stade de France. PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi said: "Cavani does not deserve that red card. And why has he got a yellow before? He always ...

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  19. Cycling challenge in memory of brotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | York Press

    ... my uncle William Garbutt, who was killed in the First World War in 1917," said Dave. "From there we are heading into France and stop off points are Armentieres, Saint Quentin, Chateau Thierry, Saint Florentin, La Charite sur Loire, Moulins, Pont du ...

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  20. 'Giant sex toy' artist punched three times by Frenchman for shaming ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Metro UK News

    North of the Tuileries Gardens in Paris, it was built as a monument to the glory of the armies of Louis XIV, later destroyed in the French Revolution and rebuilt by Napoleon I, torn down again, and rebuilt again. Perhaps it isn't surprising, therefore, that our cousins across the channel have not taken kindly to the - ahem - erection of a piece of inflatable 'art' in their historic square that bears a striking resemblance to a sex toy.

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