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‘Summit of the bear’ held between Spain and France after bears attack sheep

Bear attacks on sheep prompted an emergency meeting between Spain and France, which local press called the “summit of the bear.” Continue reading

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Former French President Sarkozy set for trial over fraud allegations tied to 2012 campaign

France’s Constitutional Council on Friday rejected an appeal by former president Nicolas Sarkozy – all but assuring the ex-head of state stand trial over alleged illegal financing tied to his failed 2012 re-election bid.  Continue reading

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Disgraced French doctor accused of poisoning 24 patients as young as four to show off his talents in medicine

A disgraced French doctor is under investigation and has been charged with poisoning in total 24 patients at clinics in Eastern France in the span of a decade. Continue reading

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Navy SEAL pleads guilty in hazing death of Green Beret during Africa deployment

A Navy SEAL pleaded guilty Thursday in the hazing death of a Green Beret soldier, detailing the late-night plot to break into 34-year-old Army Staff Sgt. Logan Melgar’s room with a sledgehammer, put him in a chokehold and restrain him with duct tape. Continue reading

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Italy’s Salvini says Merkel, Macron have ‘ruined’ the European Union

Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini excoriated German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday, accusing them of having “ruined” Europe — after Merkel said he wasn’t welcome in her center-right European party…. Continue reading

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Hundreds of millions pledged for Notre Dame rebuild not yet collected, archbishop says

The more than a billion dollars pledged from people around the world to help fund the reconstruction of Notre Dame Cathedral has yet to be collected, the Archbishop of Paris said in a statement exactly one month after the spectacular fire broke out at … Continue reading

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30 hammerhead sharks died in captivity in France; some ate each other, conservation group claims

An aquarium in France is facing legal action over the deaths of 30 scalloped hammerhead sharks, which a marine wildlife conservation group claims were mistreated over an eight-year period in captivity. Continue reading

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Freed American hostage in Burkina Faso was destined to be transferred to Al Qaeda, French officials say

French officials say the American hostage in Burkina Faso, who was freed thanks to the deadly raid by French forces, would have been given to a group linked to Al Qaeda. Continue reading

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French authorities seize $45 million worth of cocaine

French authorities seized nearly $45 million worth of cocaine in the northern port of Dunkirk last month, according to a report.  Continue reading

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French officials say centuries-old inscription on rock is a ‘mystery,’ offer reward to decipher it

Calling all history buffs: A French village is offering a reward to anyone who can decipher an unusual inscription on a centuries-old rock located on a nearby beach. Continue reading

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French adventurer, 72, completes his trip across the Atlantic in a barrel

Jean-Jacques Savin, 72, completed his solo trip across the Atlantic Ocean by riding the ocean current in a large, orange barrel. Continue reading

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Surfer killed by shark off coast of France’s Reunion island: officials

A surfer was killed on Thursday after he was attacked by a shark off the coast of France, officials said. Continue reading

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Sheep enrolled at school in France as students to save classes

Baa, Baa, Black Sheep…have you completed your homework? Continue reading

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Paris police station shuttered by ‘flea invasion’ that led to ‘intolerable’ working conditions

The city of light is also apparently the city of creepy-crawlers. Continue reading

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May Day rallies descend into violent clashes with police in Paris as demonstrations are held around the world

Groups of hooded, black-clad people threw rocks and other objects at police officers, smashed up vehicles, and set fires as the May Day rallies in the French capital quickly took a violent turn on Wednesday. Continue reading

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Trump to visit UK, France in June for D-Day anniversary

President Trump will travel to the U.K. and France in June to mark the anniversary of the D-Day landings, the White House announced Tuesday. Continue reading

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Notre Dame Cathedral bees survive devastating fire: ‘Our Lady’s bees are still alive’

Hundreds of thousands of bees that lived on the roof of Notre Dame in Paris have survived the devastating fire in the cathedral, French beekeepers have said. Continue reading

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