'A dozen' drones fly over Paris in latest mystery sightingAround a dozen drones were reported flying over areas of the French capital overnight, Paris police said on Wednesday, the latest in a series of unexplained drone sightings.
France identifies three suspects in 1982 attack on Jewish deliMore than 32 years after a deadly terror attack in Paris’ old Jewish quarter, French authorities have at last identified three suspects and are seeking their arrest.
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The Iraqi gypsies living on the fringes of societyIraq's gypsies are one of the country's tiniest minorities. They're also one of its most scorned. Deprived of work and education, the gypsies live like pariahs in ramshackle…
Deadly explosion strikes mine in eastern Ukraine's DonetskA blast at a coal mine in the eastern Ukrainian rebel stronghold of Donetsk killed more than 30 people, a local official said on Wednesday, with dozens more miners who were…
French nuclear giant Areva announces €4.8 billion in lossesNuclear manufacturer Areva has announced a 4.8 billion euro loss for 2014, more than its entire market value, plunging the powerful French nuclear industry into turmoil.
Boston Marathon bombing trial set to beginAn all-white jury that includes a restaurant manager, several retirees and a social worker will hear the trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, which gets…
Jihadist arrests deepen divisions in French townWhen six of its youths died on battlefields in Syria, Lunel was suddenly known internationally as France's No. 1 "jihadist town". Locals say the media frenzy has deepened town…
Homeless man killed by LAPD 'stole French man’s identity'A homeless man who was shot and killed by Los Angeles police officers over the weekend was a convicted bank robber who assumed the identity of a French national to enter the…
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