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Freed Journalist Arrives Back in France

A French student journalist, held for more than a month in Turkey, has arrived back in France. Loup Bureau says he is both relieved and surprised to have been freed on Friday. The 27-year-old...

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Paris and Los Angeles to Host Olympic Games

The 2024 Olympic Games will be held in Paris followed by the 2028 event in Los Angeles. The International Olympic Committee decided to break with tradition and announce both venues at the same time...

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France’s Macron Surveys St. Martin’s Irma Damage

French President Emmanuel Macron said he wanted a “fast recovery” for Saint Martin after visiting the hurricane-hit island on Tuesday. Macron called the situation “very critical” after Hurricane Irma. Eleven people were killed during...

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Irma Lashes Caribbean

Hurricane Irma is wreaking havoc in the Caribbean destroying buildings and causing several deaths and serious flooding on small islands in its path. On the French territory of Saint Martin at least six people...

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