Eleanor Beardsley

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France To Honor 'Les Sammies,' Uncle Sam's World War I Troops

Friday, June 30, 2017

It was 100 years ago this month that U.S. "doughboys" arrived in France. The French are remembering the Yanks who went "Over There" to help them fight in World War I with a series of commemorations.

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Paris Hosts International Piano Festival For Outstanding Amateurs

Monday, June 26, 2017

Wedging hours of practice into the demands of careers as doctors, lawyers or office workers, participants reach virtuosic heights.

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Inside French Prisons, A Struggle To Combat Radicalization

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Some of the home-grown terrorists who have struck France in recent years were petty criminals who were radicalized in prison.

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As Macron's Strength Grows In France, May's Popularity Wanes In Britain

Sunday, June 18, 2017

A look at the latest political shakeups in Europe as French president Emmanuel Macron cements his strong parliamentary majority and British Prime Minister Theresa May's popularity declines.

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Another Stunning Election In France As Macron's Party Sweeps

Monday, June 12, 2017

French voters cast ballots on Sunday in the first round of voting for Parliament. Turnout was low, but the results were an outsized victory for the new French president's new party.

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Macron's Party Projected To Win Massive Majority In French Parliamentary Elections

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Projections for the first round of parliamentary elections in France show a sweeping victory for the centrist party of President Emmanuel Macron.

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'Citizen Candidates' Aim To Support French President Macron With Bids For Parliament

Friday, June 09, 2017

Emmanuel Macron promised France a "political revolution" if he became president. Now he is encouraging members of the public with little or no political experience to run for the National Assembly.

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Theresa May Faces Uncertain Fate As U.K. Voters Go To The Polls

Thursday, June 08, 2017

United Kingdom voters go to the polls Thursday in a snap election called by Prime Minister Theresa May to bolster her majority in parliament. Two terror attacks in the interim have made the outcome less certain.

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Recent Terror Attacks Weigh On Voters' Minds Ahead Of U.K. Election

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Voters in the United Kingdom are preparing to go to the polls for Thursday's general election with three recent terror attacks weighing heavily on their minds.

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Londoners Pay Respects To The Victims Of Saturday's Bridge Attack

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

The U.K. held a minute of silence on Tuesday for the victim's of the terrorist attack. Thousands attended a vigil for the victims Monday night in London. Police have named two of the men involved.

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Morning News Brief: Fallout From Leaked NSA Document

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

The FBI arrested an NSA contractor for leaking a classified document describing Russian cyberattacks ahead of the 2016 U.S. election. British police have identified 2 of the 3 London attackers.

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After Attack, Londoners Say They Won't Stop Living Their Lives

Sunday, June 04, 2017

After the latest terror attack in the United Kingdom, people in London say they may not feel completely safe, but are determined to go on living their lives and not limit themselves.

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The Latest On London Bridge Attack

Sunday, June 04, 2017

Authorities in London are investigating last night's terror attack that began on London Bridge and continued into an area of bars and restaurants.

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Macron Holds Talks With Russian President Putin In France

Monday, May 29, 2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin traveled to France on Monday to hold talks with Emmanuel Macron, who won the recent presidential election in France despite Russian support for his opponent.

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France And Germany Stake Out New Priorities After Trump Visit

Monday, May 29, 2017

New French President Emmanuel Macron meets Russian president Vladimir Putin Monday. And after President Trump's visit, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Europe needed to be more self-reliant.

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Morning News Brief: Kushner And Russia Reports, Europe Tries To Go It Alone

Monday, May 29, 2017

Donald Trump has returned to the U.S. amid reports that Jared Kushner reached out inappropriately to Russia. And in Europe, after Trump's trip, U.S. allies are taking a go-it-alone approach.

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Thousands In Manchester Take To The Streets In Show Of Defiance

Sunday, May 28, 2017

The people of Manchester are turning out in the thousands for a series of public events this weekend, despite last Monday's suicide bombing in the city.

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Officially In Office, French President Macron Gets Down To Work

Monday, May 15, 2017

Emmanuel Macron's inauguration was held in Paris over the weekend. Can this unconventional new president win the parliamentary support he needs to rule his divided nation?

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Macron Officially Takes Office, Says The World Needs A Strong France

Sunday, May 14, 2017

As of Sunday, Emmanuel Macron is the president of France. Macron is the youngest president in French history and he's promising to bring revolutionary change to his country.

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Centrist Emmanuel Macron Wins French Presidential Election

Monday, May 08, 2017

A total outsider has managed to sweep away the French political establishment and win the presidency. Now comes the hard part: turning his presidential success into seats in parliament so he can govern a deeply divided country.

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