Eleanor Beardsley

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U.S. Advances At Women's World Cup

Saturday, June 29, 2019

The U.S. has advanced to the semifinals of the Women's World Cup after a thrilling 2-1 victory over host country France. It was the most anticipated game of the tournament so far.


U.S. Women's World Cup Supporters Become A Sensation Of Their Own In France

Thursday, June 27, 2019

A mass of fervent, dedicated U.S. soccer fans has taken France by storm, inspiring the more lackluster "Les Bleues" supporters, and forcing small, World Cup towns to up their game.


World Cup: U.S. Beats Spain 2-1 To Face France In Quarterfinals

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

The U.S. women's soccer team has advanced to the quarterfinals of the World Cup after a thrilling game against Spain. The U.S. on Friday will play France, which is hosting the tournament.


2019 International Air Show Opens In France

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

A major question on everyone's mind at this year's Paris Air Show is the future prospects of Boeing after the grounding of the 737 Max jets. There have been two deadly crashes involving the plane.


Paris To Bid Adieu To Paper Metro Tickets Over The Next 2 Years

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

The Paris metro will soon enter the 21st century, ditching single-use paper tickets for rechargeable electronic cards.


Exhibit Highlights Women's Role In D-Day Operation

Saturday, June 08, 2019

A new exhibit near the site of the D-Day invasion in Normandy, France, highlights the contributions of female service members and spies.


Women's Soccer Struggles For Recognition In France

Friday, June 07, 2019

France hosts the month-long FIFA Women's World Cup starting Friday. While women's soccer is well entrenched in the U.S., in France, women's soccer is struggling to be taken seriously.


Trump And French President Macron Commemorate 75th Anniversary Of D-Day

Thursday, June 06, 2019

In Normandy, on the 75th anniversary of D-Day, President Trump and French President Macron hailed the heroes of the invasion and celebrated the post-war peace and prosperity they secured.


At 98, D-Day Veteran Medic Returns To Normandy To Remember A Generation's Sacrifice

Thursday, June 06, 2019

Ray Lambert is part of a dying generation of veterans who survived D-Day. Seventy-five years later, he wants to be remembered as someone who "was willing to die for my family and for my country."


World Leaders, Including Trump, Mark D-Day Anniversary In Normandy

Thursday, June 06, 2019

President Trump joins other world leaders in France to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day in Normandy. He then heads into a bilateral meeting with French President Macron.


D-Day Veteran Remembers Deadly Battle

Wednesday, June 05, 2019

Ray Lambert, one of the few living veterans who fought in the 1944 battle, was in the first wave of U.S. troops to hit Omaha Beach. The army medic returns to Normandy to mark 75 years since D-Day.


Far-Right, Green Parties Break 40-Year Centrist Majority In EU Parliament

Monday, May 27, 2019

Far-right wins in Sunday's EU parliament elections produced more of a strong ripple than a wave, but the centrist coalition that has governed for 40 years did lose its majority.


A Divided Europe Elects A New Parliament

Sunday, May 26, 2019

Polls close today in the European Union Parliamentary Elections. Early results may signal whether nationalist or pro-EU candidates will take a majority of the parliament.


European Elections Will Test The Strength Populism: 'The Stakes Are High'

Saturday, May 25, 2019

Elections to the European parliament are usually a ho-hum affair, but this year they're seen as a referendum on the EU itself. And in France — on President Emmanuel Macron and the far right.


In France, The #MeToo Movement Has Yet To Live Up To Women's Hopes

Sunday, May 19, 2019

"The excuse we hear in France is that we have the French seduction type. ... It's in our culture and our tradition and blah, blah, blah," says a former member of Parliament.


France Honors 2 Commandos Killed During Raid In Burkina Faso

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

On Tuesday, France honored two commandos killed during a raid to rescue hostages in Burkina Faso last week. In addition to the French hostages, the commandos freed an American and a South Korean.


Despite New Sexual Harassment Law, French Women Say #MeToo Has Fallen Short

Saturday, May 04, 2019

French courts have handed down nearly 450 fines under new laws to tackle sexual harassment on the streets. Still, many alleged harassers seem to escape consequences.


May Day Marches Turn Violent As Yellow Vest Protesters Join Demonstrators

Wednesday, May 01, 2019

Wednesday's May Day demonstrations in Paris turned violent as Yellow Vest protesters upended the traditional trade union march.


What China's Belt And Road Means For Europe

Friday, April 26, 2019

As the U.S. fights a trade war with China — Beijing, with its Belt and Road Initiative, is redoubling its attention on Europe.


France Looks Ahead After The Devastating Fire At Notre Dame

Monday, April 22, 2019

French President Macron is scheduled to give the state of the nation address on Thursday. It was postponed last week after the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral.