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1 hr ago | Oxford Times
A MUSEUM volunteer has put pen to paper to describe the sacrifices made by county residents during the First World War.
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3 hrs ago | Science Daily
The ancestors of today's crocodiles colonized the seas during warm phases and became extinct during cold phases, according to a new Anglo-French study which establishes a link between marine crocodilian diversity and the evolution of sea temperature over a period of more than 140 million years.
4 hrs ago | Fire Dog Lake
Here's an interesting story. Last Sunday, an anonymous Saudi Prince's convoy was robbed en route from a swanky, Saudi-owned luxury hotel to a Paris airport.
5 hrs ago | The Windsor Star
It's been 72 long years since 907 Canadian soldiers lost their lives in one Allied raid in the Second World War - but for some members of the Windsor-Essex community, forgetting isn't an option.
9 hrs ago | American Library Association
Sometimes, low tech trumps high tech. At Tuesday morning's plenary session of IFLA's World Library and Information Congress 2014 in Lyon, French journalist Florence Aubenas talked about her kidnapping and six-month imprisonment in Iraq in 2005 and the time since.
9 hrs ago | KHGI
Ms. Frederique Sevet-Collier, Lincoln, is the first French interpreter to have successfully completed requirements to become a Nebraska Certified Court Interpreter.
11 hrs ago | CTV
Google Street View may be good at capturing the sights of a place, but what about the sound? That's where British hearing specialists have come in, creating an exploratory platform that adds another layer to the virtual travel experience, with audio clips to place armchair travelers firmly in their destination.
15 hrs ago | Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
To the Editor: Brucellosis is a worldwide zoonosis caused by Brucella spp. France has been free of bovine, ovine, and caprine brucellosis since 2003 .
19 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The first hurricane in U.S. recorded history hit Pensacola, FL where five Spanish ships were driven ashore in Pensacola Harbor.
20 hrs ago | AlertNet
The bloodiest day for the French Army in World War One - indeed in its entire history - draws no national tributes, no eulogies by dignitaries, few wreaths laid in respect.
Direct flights now link this historic city with the UK, proving that it's more than just a ferry port, as Chris Leadbeater found Chris Leadbeater is a full-time travel journalist who has written for The Independent since 2009.
The brazen robbery had all the elements of a Hollywood thriller: a commando-style ambush by a group of thieves wielding Kalashnikov rifles, a suitcase stuffed with cash, sensitive diplomatic documents and a likely shaken Saudi prince.
His name is 'Monsieur Jacob' and his plan was to transform one of the city's more rundown areas into a foodie heaven.
Anne Penketh is a freelance journalist and columnist based in Paris. She was posted to Moscow, Paris and New York for AFP news agency before joining The Independent, where she was Diplomatic Editor until 2009.
Armed robbers ambushed a motorcade of a Saudi prince in France , stealing a car and a large sum of money, French authorities told ABC News.
Jon Shirley of Medina, Washington wins "Best of Show" with his 1954 Ferrai 375MM Scaglietti Coupe at the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance.
Jane Frances was wife, mother, nun and founder of a religious community. Her mother died when Jane was 18 months old, and her father, head of parliament at Dijon, France, became the main influence on her education.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 10:51 pm
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