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Toddler survives three days alone in remote Siberia wood

BBC News - Thu, 2016-09-22 10:18
A three-year-old boy manages to survive alone for 72 hours in a forest in a remote area of Siberia renowned for its wolves and bears.
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Great British Bake Off: Mary Berry leaves but Paul Hollywood stays

BBC News - Thu, 2016-09-22 10:12
Mary Berry will not be a judge on The Great British Bake Off when the show moves to Channel 4, but Paul Hollywood says he will remain.
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EFL: Premier League B teams and 'non-English' clubs ruled out of league reforms

BBC News - Thu, 2016-09-22 09:33
Premier League B teams and 'non-English' clubs will not be included in plans to reform the structure of the English Football League.
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Chinese officials criticised over 'ugly' Great Wall repairs

BBC News - Thu, 2016-09-22 09:29
Photos posted to social media show repair works on China's Great Wall from two years ago resembling modern concrete paths.
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France arrests Belgian police in migrant border row - BBC News

Google News France - Thu, 2016-09-22 09:21

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France arrests Belgian police in migrant border row
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Two Belgian policemen have been questioned by their French counterparts after they were caught with 13 illegal immigrants in their car. The officers said they felt sorry for the migrants, who were found in a lorry in Belgium, and offered to give them a ...
Belgian policemen arrested for helping migrants into France ...FRANCE 24
Belgian police drive migrants into France, infuriating ParisDeutsche Welle
Belgian police return migrants to France... and are arrestedThe Local.fr
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After ‘Brexit,’ E.U. Revives Idea of Its Own Joint Military Command

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Thu, 2016-09-22 08:04
The notion of a European military headquarters outside of NATO is back, and the United States now seems quietly supportive of the idea.
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Project Zuckerberg

BBC News - Thu, 2016-09-22 07:57
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife want to tackle all diseases by the end if the century. Just how feasible is this aim?
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Confidence crisis

BBC News - Thu, 2016-09-22 07:42
A survey of 4,000 18- to 30-year-olds in Britain suggests many feel their lives are "on hold". The BBC spoke to four young women to find out why they feel they're being held back in life.
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Sarah Jessica Parker, Leaving Carrie Behind With HBO’s ‘Divorce’

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Thu, 2016-09-22 07:24
Ms. Parker makes clear that “Divorce,” her first HBO series since “Sex and the City,” “is not Carrie in the suburbs.”
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Too black, too strong

BBC News - Thu, 2016-09-22 07:15
In 2009, Preston Brown gave up the dream of playing professional football for the NFL to coach his high school team in a poor and violent neighbourhood. Why do some people want him fired?
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France makes former central banker its Brexit point man - POLITICO.eu

Google News France - Thu, 2016-09-22 06:28

POLITICO.eu

France makes former central banker its Brexit point man
POLITICO.eu
PARIS — The French government has appointed former Bank of France Governor Christian Noyer as special envoy to defend the country's financial interests in the upcoming Brexit negotiations, government sources said. Noyer's mission will focus on helping ...

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The Artists and Their Alley, in Postwar France - New York Times

Google News France - Thu, 2016-09-22 06:22

New York Times

The Artists and Their Alley, in Postwar France
New York Times
There's a back street in Montparnasse, the entrance to a hospital morgue, where weeds grow in sidewalk cracks and beer cans rust on the pavement. The only discernible sign of life is a corner cafe, but even that feels more like the backdrop of a ...

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Lyrical leaders

BBC News - Thu, 2016-09-22 06:10
After Ghana's president John Mahama quoted lines from Michael Jackson's Heal the World at the UN, here are five more politicians who used their favourite lyric to make a point.
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NY art-dealing heir on trial over massive French tax fraud - CBS News

Google News French - Thu, 2016-09-22 06:03

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NY art-dealing heir on trial over massive French tax fraud
CBS News
PARIS - The heir of a New York art-dealing empire, Guy Wildenstein, goes to court in Paris on Thursday for allegedly hiding his family fortune for years in offshore tax havens, with French authorities demanding a staggering 553 million euros ($621 ...
Heir to art-dealing estate in court in major French fraud trialThe Guardian
Multi-million euro fraud case facing French art dynasty in courtRFI

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Op-Ed Contributor: Jeremy Corbyn and the Problem With ‘Electability’

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Thu, 2016-09-22 05:56
If Labour members re-elect a left-wing firebrand as their leader, they’ll undo years of rightward drift in their party.
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Mum answers critic over teen's death

BBC News - Thu, 2016-09-22 05:32
A mother from Devon has travelled to an Indian court, to find out who is responsible for the death of her 15 year-old daughter.
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New fivers sell for hundreds of pounds

BBC News - Thu, 2016-09-22 05:16
Why are people paying hundreds of pounds for the new plastic £5 note?
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Nina Stemme Takes On Her Biggest Met Opera Assignment Yet

International Herald Tribune - Europe - Thu, 2016-09-22 04:00
Ms. Stemme, the Swedish dramatic soprano, is singing Isolde, perhaps her greatest role, in a new production of “Tristan und Isolde.”
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France remains Russia's top foreign investor - RT

Google News France - Thu, 2016-09-22 03:51

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France remains Russia's top foreign investor
RT
The chamber says in the first three months of this year France invested twice as much as Germany, and even the economic sanctions haven't scared off French companies. “In the first quarter of this year France invested $797 million in the Russian ...

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French cops arrest Belgian colleagues transporting migrants - Fox News

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French cops arrest Belgian colleagues transporting migrants
Fox News
PARIS – Two Belgian police officers have been briefly detained by their French colleagues as they returned a group of migrants to French soil, an incident that caused tensions between the neighbors. French authorities in northern France said the two ...
Belgian police officers detained by French counterparts while deporting group of migrantsRT
Belgian police arrested for helping migrants across French border, officials sayABC Online
Belgian police found with van full of migrants in French border townBDlive
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