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58 min ago | The St. Petersburg Times

The Saucy Secrets of French Cuisine

It should be no surprise that French cuisine is a reflection of the French themselves: saucy and stylish.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Daily Mail

Father, 43, 'strangles son, 23, to death over online gaming addiction' in France

A father was in custody in France today after allegedly strangling his son because he was spending too much time playing online games.

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Seattle Times

Biking an ancient Celtic route in France

Graham Robb, the author and historian, at his home in Penton, Scotland. Robb's theory that the Celts had mapped Western Europe with accurate lines thousands of years ago based on their astronomical measurements has its detractors, but the posited Celtic route through Spain, Andorra and the South of France is a remarkably scenic trip even today.

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Phillymag.com

Globe-Trotting: Behold the Gardens of France with PHS

Horticultural buffs, rejoice: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society has organized the trip of a lifetime to tour the botanical beauties of North France and Paris.

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Travel World News

Scenic Cruises Unveils New 2015 Itineraries

Scenic Cruises has announced some of the highlights of their 2015 Europe River Cruising program including the introduction of new immersion-based experiences, a new destination and the addition of two new next generation Scenic 'Space-Ships'.

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WWWV-FM Charlottesville

Plans underway for Kim and Kanyea s $160K yacht honeymoon

WEDDING OF THE CENTURY?: Jay Z and Beyonce have reportedly turned down an invitation to attend Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's wedding.

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Scoop

NZDF-Supported Anzac Day Commemorations in France, Belgium

The New Zealand Defence Force will be increasing its support for official and locally-run Anzac Day commemorations in France and Belgium this year with a 10 person contingent, including a Maori cultural element, from New Zealand as well as personnel based in Europe.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

CBS Local

Foodie Chap With Chef Nicolas Schneller of Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok

KCBS radio "Foodie Chap" and KPIX 5 television "Eye On The Bay" host Liam Mayclem introduces us to the culinary stars behind the food and wine loved by so many in the Bay Area.

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The Globe and Mail

A harrowing escape from an Auschwitz-bound train was the start of his journey

Leo Bretholz, right, shows Maryland Gov. Martin OMalley a book with a list of names of about 76,000 people who were transported to Nazi death camps during World War II by the French rail company Societe Nationale des Chemins de Fer Francais , after the governor signed a bill on Thursday, May 19, 2011 that would require the company to disclose its ... (more)

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BBC News

North Koreans in 'Emmental' training

North Korea is to send a team of food production experts to France to learn the art of cheese making and improve the quality of dairy products back home, it has been reported.

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Daily Mail

Yorkshire staff BANNED from calling Tour de France tourists 'love'...

From mini-skirts to the Magna Carta, Harry Potter to Harry Styles, England's Hall of Fame revealed to celebrate St George's Day What a blast! Luxury Connecticut island that comes with its own CANNON up for sale for $11M A rare sight! Kate and William among 1% of visitors to see WATERFALLS on Uluru during Royal Tour in Australia Cashback sites DO ... (more)

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Kent Online

Kent family of RAF pilot Len Barnes tell of great escape during...

RAF bomber pilot Len Barnes owed his life to the family who hid him from the Germans after his Lancaster was shot down over occupied France.

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The Daily Advertiser

French Week underway

Visitors celebrate with a parade through the streets of Arnaudville at last year's French Week.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

PennLive.com

Rubin Hurricane Carter, Fabio Bettini

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter delivers a left to the head of Italy's Fabio Betini during 10-round middleweight bout at the Palais de Sports in Paris, France, Feb. 22, 1965.

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The Independent

With unemployment unlikely to fall in France, Francois Hollande knows his job will go too

John Lichfield has been The Independent's man in Paris since 1997, covering French news.

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Daily Times

France has info Syria using chemical weapons' : April 20, 2014,

PARIS France has information but no firm proof that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime is still using chemical weapons, President Francois Hollande said on Sunday.

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Russia Taday

Thousands rally for France's Brittany reunion and greater autonomy

People wave Brittany flags during a demonstration for the reunification of the Loire-Atlantique region to the region of Brittany on April 19, 2014 in Nantes, western France.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Aesthetics-minded Americans decry Paris love locks

A newly wed couple rest on the Pont des Arts in Paris, Wednesday April 16, 2014.

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WTOC-TV Savannah

4 French journalists freed from Syria captors home

The joyful families of the four, Edouard Elias, Didier Francois, Nicolas Henin and Pierre Torres, were greeted by President Francois Hollande in an informal welcome ceremony Sunday morning.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Holocaust survivor tells his story in East Tennessee

An East Tennessee resident who survived the Holocaust began his journey to America when he was 11. Now that he's retired from teaching, he spends more time sharing his story to different schools and programs.

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