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Eleanor Beardsley

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Jihadi Recruiters Find Success In French City Of Nice

Monday, July 18, 2016

In France, most people in Nice know that their city is a hotbed of jihadism. More than 100 people have left Nice — the most of any city in France — to fight with ISIS in Syria and Iraq.

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French Authorities Still Investigating Nice Attacker's Motivation

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Authorities are piecing together details on the suspect who killed more than 84 people with a 20-ton truck. At the same time, questions persist about security.

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French Authorities Identify Man Who Attacked Bastille Day Crowd In Nice

Friday, July 15, 2016

French authorities have now identified the man who drove a truck through hundreds of people celebrating Bastille Day in the French city of Nice Thursday night. At least 84 people were killed in the attack and at least 200 wounded.

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Scores Dead After Truck Plows Into Bastille Day Crowd In France

Friday, July 15, 2016

Anti-terrorist investigators are busy in France. They've taken over the case in Nice, where a truck rammed into a Bastille Day crowd. The French interior minister says more than 80 people were killed

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Investigation Continues Into Deadly Bastille Day Attack In Nice, France

Thursday, July 14, 2016

At least 77 people were killed and scores more wounded when an attacker drove a truck through a crowd of people celebrating Bastille Day in Nice.

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Truck Drives Through Bastille Day Crowd In Nice, France

Thursday, July 14, 2016

A large truck smashed into people who were watching Bastille Day fireworks in Nice, France, Thursday night. More than 70 people were killed.

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Truck Plows Through Crowd Celebrating Bastille Day in Nice, France

Thursday, July 14, 2016

As many as 60 people were killed and many more injured after a truck drove through a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in Nice, France, on Thursday.

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French Parliamentary Report Cites Widespread Failure To Prevent Attacks

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

The report on the country's intelligence and security services follows last year's terrorist attacks. It says that each of of the terrorists was known to French authorities before the killings began.

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In Paris, Where Food Is King, Refugee Chefs Show What They Have To Offer

Sunday, July 10, 2016

In a weeklong festival, refugee chefs teamed up with their French counterparts to serve up feasts that fuse their culinary traditions. It's an effort to recast refugees in a new, culinary light.

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To Fight Pollution, Paris Imposes Weekday Ban On Old Cars

Friday, July 01, 2016

The city is banning pre-1997 cars and pre-2000 motorcycles from the streets in daylight hours during the week — a move opposed by some advocates for the poor and vintage car collectors.

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Sweeping Raids In France Raise Concerns About Civil Liberties

Friday, July 01, 2016

Emergency powers after last year's terrorist attacks have led to 3,500 house raids and hundreds of house arrests. Police, under pressure to prevent new attacks, risk alienating French Muslims.

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After Brexit, 28 Bloc EU Summit Charged With Emotion

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Britain's prime minister faced the music in Brussels on Tuesday, meeting with EU leaders for the first time since the U.K. voted to leave the bloc. On Wednesday, the remaining 27 EU members huddle.

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EU Leaders Deliver Tough Message To David Cameron At Post-Brexit Summit

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Britain's European Union partners had a tough message for Prime Minister David Cameron at their first post-Brexit vote summit in Brussels. They said the United Kingdom should leave promptly and shouldn't expect the same trade benefits the country previously enjoyed.

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EU Leaders To Meet At Emergency Summit To Discuss 'Brexit' Next Steps

Sunday, June 26, 2016

European leaders gather this week to negotiate what will be Britain's complicated divorce from the EU. Can it be undone? Two million Britons have signed a petition calling for a re-vote on Brexit.

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Right-Wing Leaders In Europe Hail United Kingdom's Vote To Leave EU

Friday, June 24, 2016

The leader of the National Front political party, Marine Le Pen, wasted no time in calling for a referendum in France on European Union membership after the United Kingdom voted to Brexit. Other right-wing leaders in Europe echoed her.

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After Violence, Security Upped At European Soccer Championship Matches

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Authorities in France have banned the sale of alcohol in the cities of Lille and Lens, in advance of soccer matches involving Russian and English teams. Fans from those teams clashed over the weekend.

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French Investigators Probe Deadly Attack On 2 Police Officers

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

The attack took place about 30 miles west of Paris, and the assailant is said to be a Frenchman turned radicalized Islamist. President Francois Hollande says there is no doubt it was a terrorist act.

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Multiple Concerns Bog Down European Soccer Championship Host

Friday, June 10, 2016

France hosts the month-long European soccer championship starting on Friday. The competition is second only to the World Cup. The event is beset by security concerns, flooding and a labor dispute.

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Racism Allegations Embroil French Soccer Team In Controversy

Wednesday, June 08, 2016

There's been a huge uproar in sporting circles in France after a player of Algerian descent said racism was the reason he wasn't chosen for the French team in the European championship which starts this week.

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France Faces Multiple Challenges Of Floods, Strikes And Now Soccer

Saturday, June 04, 2016

France had already been dealing with crippling strikes when the Seine River flooded. Now, as the country prepares to host the UEFA European soccer championship, police say they are overstretched.

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