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“Paris is a scarred city”: 75 years on from the liberation of Paris from the Nazis

In the city's Latin Quarter, now home to students and tourists visiting its beauty spots, University of Kent lecturer Perrin explained that residents built barricades and entered into fire-fights with Nazi troops as the liberation got underway on August...

Paris records all-time highest temperature as France continues to roast in heat wave

This is the second heat wave in France since the beginning of the summer. Since Tuesday afternoon, the French national weather service has issued orange alerts for high temperatures in 80 provinces across the country. By Wednesday afternoon, red alerts...

“Yellow vests” burn bank building, as Paris protests turn violent

Saturday's demonstration quickly turned violent, with protesters hurling projectiles at police, ransacking stores and burning structures, including Bank Tarneaud and two newspaper kiosks. The Bank Tarneaud branch was located near Champs Elysees, the central axe of the weekly protests. Police had...

Water cannon, tear gas and fire – Highlights of ‘yellow vest’ protest in Paris

Police fired tear gas, stun grenades and water cannon in battles with protesters around the Arc de Triomphe near the Champs Elysees avenue, and clashes were reported in various parts of Paris as well as in towns and cities...

Seven wounded in Paris knife attack

A judicial source said early on Monday (September 10), adding there was no initial indication the attack was linked to terrorism. Four of the victims suffered severe wounds, the source said. Local media reported two of the victims were British.

Chanel takes Paris for a walk in the woods

The Chanel display, on the last day of Paris Fashion Week, featured some wholly unsuitable attire for a winter's hike, from golden over-the-knee boots to little black slip dresses. Among the guests crouched on benches cut from logs were Keira...
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Man taken into custody after calling false hostage situation

HOUSTON – Houston police have detained a man for reporting a false hostage situation at South Gessner...
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15-year-old girl fatally shot in southeast Houston

HOUSTON – Police are investigating a shooting incident that has led to a 15-year-old girl’s death in southeast Houston.

U.S. attorney general vows to defend voting rights aggressively

The U.S. Justice Department will prosecute threats against election officials and aggressively scrutinize new state election laws to ensure they do not...

U.S. First Lady, Duchess of Cambridge visit Cornwall school

U.S. First Lady Jill Biden and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, visited a school in Cornwall as the senior members of Britain's royal...

Analyst predicts customers will want another Tesla Model S after Plaid reveal

Tesla Inc will deliver a high-performance version of its Model S on Thursday (June 10), aiming to reignite interest in the nearly...