France

A temporary altar during an Easter Sunday religious service in a parking lot of the Messe Erfurt trade fair grounds during the coronavirus crisis on April 12, 2020 in Erfurt, Germany.
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Charlotte Reese
April 12, 2020 - 12:12 pm
People all over the world are having their Easter Sunday celebrations disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic, another reminder we are all in this together. Read more here.
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The Louvre was closed again for fear of coronavirus outbreak.
Christophe Ena/AP
AP News
March 02, 2020 - 11:27 am
Tourists trying to visit the Louvre Museum are out of luck: The world's most visited museum stayed closed for a second straight day because of workers' worries about the potential spread of the new virus. Read more here.
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The Pennsbury High School Marching Band, from Fairless Hills, Pa.
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Charlotte Reese
February 09, 2020 - 11:09 am
Pennsbury High School's marching band and jazz band are scheduled to go to China in the Spring but the directors are asking for a new destination. Read more here.
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French President Emmanuel Macron and U.S President Donald Trump shake hands during the final press conference during the G7 summit in Biarritz, southwestern France, Aug. 26, 2019.
Francois Mori/AP Photo, File
AP News
February 06, 2020 - 8:47 am
For American politics, it's been a week for the ages: a bungled start to the 2020 presidential primary season, a State of the Union speech with partisanship on full display and a conclusion to the most contentious chapter of all — the nation's third-ever impeachment trial. Read more here.
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Arak heavy water reactor's secondary circuit
Atomic Energy Organization of Iran via AP
AP News
January 14, 2020 - 8:31 am
Britain, France and Germany have launched action under the Iran nuclear agreement paving the way for possible sanctions in response to Tehran’s attempts to roll back parts of the deal, the European Union's foreign policy chief said. Read more here.
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Protesters demonstrate over the U.S. airstrike in Iraq that killed Iranian Revolutionary Guard Gen. Qassem Soleimani in Tehran, Iran, Jan. 3, 2020.
Vahid Salemi/AP Photo
AP News
January 03, 2020 - 8:22 am
Global powers warned Friday that the world has become a more dangerous place and urged restraint after the U.S. assassinated Iran's top general, although Britain and Germany also suggested that Iran shared blame for provoking the targeted killing that dramatically ratcheted up tensions in the...
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Notre Dame Cathedral is lit up in Paris, Monday, Dec. 16, 2019. The Notre Dame Cathedral has been newly illuminated last month since the April fire in 2019.
Michel Euler/AP Photo
AP News
December 22, 2019 - 5:42 pm
It took a blaze that nearly destroyed Paris' most famous cathedral to reveal a gap in global safety regulations for lead, a toxic building material found across many historic cities. Read more here.
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Bernard Roques, a refiner of Societe company, smells a Roquefort cheese as they mature in a cellar in Roquefort, southwestern France, Jan. 21, 2009.
Bob Edme/AP Photo, File
AP News
December 03, 2019 - 1:23 pm
France is bristling at a U.S. threat to slap 100% tariffs on French cheeses, Champagne and other products, with the French leader telling President Donald Trump on Tuesday that the move would amount to an attack on all of Europe. Read more here.
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Jeff Koons' "Bouquet of Tulips"
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CNN
October 08, 2019 - 10:56 am
By Jack Guy, CNN (CNN) -- A new sculpture by American artist Jeff Koons, unveiled last week to honor the victims of the 2015 Paris terror attacks, is dividing opinions in the French capital. Koons gifted the "Bouquet of Tulips" to the city at a ceremony on Friday. The 41 feet tall sculpture has...
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Paralyzed man walks using brain-controlled robotic suit
CNN Business
CNN
October 04, 2019 - 10:49 am
A tetraplegic man has been able to move all four of his paralyzed limbs by using a brain-controlled robotic suit, researchers have said. The 28-year-old man from Lyon, France, known as Thibault, was paralyzed from the shoulders down after falling 40 feet from a balcony, severing his spinal cord,...
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