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Russia faces further EU sanctions over MH17 crash site access

Emergency workers carry a stretcher with a victim's body in a bag at the crash site of a Malaysia Airlines jet near the village of Hrabove, eastern Ukraine, Saturday, July 19, 2014. France, Britain and Germany warned Russia Sunday it could face further EU sanctions if it did not press pro-Kremlin separatists in Ukraine to allow unfettered access to the crash site of flight MH17.  AP PHOTO/EVGENIY MALOLETKA

France, Britain and Germany warned Russia Sunday it could face further EU sanctions if it did not press pro-Kremlin separatists in Ukraine to allow unfettered access to the crash site of flight MH17.

Posted: July 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

France: Mom kills kindergarten teacher in class

In this Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014 file photo, French President Francois Hollande delivers his speech at his annual news conference, at the Elysee Palace in Paris. Authorities say the mother of a pupil at a French pre-school stabbed a teacher to death in front of her class Friday, July 4, 2014, the last day of the school year. AP

The mother of a pupil at a French pre-school stabbed a teacher to death in front of her class Friday, the last day of the school year, authorities said.

Posted: July 5th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

European court upholds French ban on face veils

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The European Court of Human Rights has upheld France’s law banning face-covering Muslim veils from the streets, in a case brought by a woman who claimed her freedom of religion was violated.

Posted: July 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Outrage in France over vigilante attack on Roma teen

This Aug. 10, 2012, file photo shows a Roma encampment set up near a highway in Clamart, west of Paris. A vigilante attack against a Roma teenager is causing alarm at France's highest levels, after a group of people who suspected the boy of burglary seized him from his camp last Friday, beat him into unconsciousness and left him for dead.  AP PHOTO/MICHEL EULER

A brutal vigilante assault on a Roma teenager who is now fighting for his life has shocked France, with President Francois Hollande dubbing the savage beating an “unspeakable and unjustifiable” act.

Posted: June 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

French rail strike drags on

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France’s longest rail strike in years was set to go into a seventh day Tuesday after unions said a first meeting with management failed to address their demands.

Posted: June 17th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

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