Francesca Paris

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Francesca Paris appears in the following:

This 4th Of July, Think Of Your Feathered Friends As You Plan For Fireworks

Saturday, June 29, 2019

When fireworks go off in the vicinity of birds, the results can be fatal. Stick to commercial shows, experts say.

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The Decelerator: How Do You Shut Down A Startup?

Sunday, May 12, 2019

By one measure, between 30% to 40% of all startups fail. So how do you actually go about closing down shop?

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Country House, A 65-1 Long Shot, Wins Kentucky Derby After Historic Disqualification

Saturday, May 04, 2019

Maximum Security outpaced the competition on the muddy track and appeared to have won but was disqualified after an objection. Country House's trainer called it a bittersweet victory.

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Rachel Held Evans, Christian Writer Who Questioned Evangelical Beliefs, Dies At 37

Saturday, May 04, 2019

Evans had been placed in a medically induced coma after a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics. She was known for her progressive writings about Christianity and her own faith journey.

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Trump Rallies Supporters As White House Correspondents' Gala Celebrates A Free Press

Sunday, April 28, 2019

The president skipped the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner in favor of a rally, where he touted economic growth and mocked Democratic presidential contenders.

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'National Enquirer' To Be Sold To Hudson News Heir James Cohen

Friday, April 19, 2019

The tabloid's parent company, American Media Inc., has become embroiled in controversies surrounding President Trump. It also sparred with Jeff Bezos over blackmail accusations.

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Judge Upholds Mandatory Measles Vaccinations As New York Closes More Schools

Friday, April 19, 2019

Judge Lawrence Knipel refused a request from parents to lift the vaccination order that was imposed last week to stem a measles outbreak. The parents claimed the city had overstepped its authority.

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Trump Administration Announces Measures Against Cuba, Venezuela And Nicaragua

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Most of the measures are aimed at Havana. One change will allow lawsuits against foreign companies operating on property in Cuba that was seized from U.S. citizens.

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Snot Otter Emerges Victorious In Vote For Pennsylvania's Official Amphibian

Thursday, April 18, 2019

The Eastern hellbender salamander may not be a looker. But its sensitivity to pollution and changing water conditions makes the creature a useful indicator for water quality in rivers and streams.

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Archdiocese Of Los Angeles Agrees To $8 Million Settlement In Sex Abuse Case

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

The settlement goes to a teenager who was sexually abused and then kidnapped by a teacher at her Catholic high school. The archdiocese apologized for the "serious harm" done to the victim.

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Amid New York Measles Outbreaks, 1 County Orders Exclusions From Public Spaces

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

It's the latest measure officials in the region have taken to combat the disease. Between Rockland County and New York City, more than 500 cases have been confirmed since the start of the year.

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Red Cross Releases Name Of Nurse Taken Hostage; New Zealand Fears For Her Safety

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

For years, New Zealand's government and international media worked to keep Louisa Akavi's name secret. Now the Red Cross hopes that revealing her identity will lead to information on her whereabouts.

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An Unusual Family Of Bald Eagles Adds 3 Eaglets

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Valor I, Valor II and Starr, a trio of bald eagles in Illinois, hatched three eaglets this year. No such luck for the closely watched eagle couples of Washington, D.C.

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Notre Dame Cathedral Fire Extinguished; Spire Collapsed, Towers Still Standing

Monday, April 15, 2019

The building burned for hours on Monday, with smoke billowing into the sky. The cause of the cathedral's blaze was not immediately known, but the initial investigation points to an accident.

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American Woman And Her Driver Freed From Kidnappers, Ugandan Police Say

Sunday, April 07, 2019

Police said four men abducted the pair from their vehicle at gunpoint last week and demanded $500,000 in ransom.

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Suspected Rhino Poacher Killed By Elephant, Eaten By Pride Of Lions In South Africa

Sunday, April 07, 2019

Park officials said all that was left at the scene were "a human skull and a pair of pants." Many on social media have called the incident karma.

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Rwanda's Genocide Victims Remembered 25 Years Later

Sunday, April 07, 2019

Some 800,000 Rwandans, mostly from the country's Tutsi minority, were killed in the mass slaughter. President Kagame said the country is "wounded and heartbroken, yes. But unvanquished."

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Ahead Of Israeli Election, Netanyahu Pledges To Annex West Bank Settlements

Sunday, April 07, 2019

The prime minister's move appears to be aimed at galvanizing support among his nationalist base and right-wing political allies before Tuesday's election.

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Hart Parents Intentionally Drove Off Cliff In Fatal California Crash, Jury Rules

Friday, April 05, 2019

Authorities said the married couple took their children and fled their home following allegations of neglect, then drove off a cliff along Highway 1 in Mendocino County.

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Motel 6 To Pay $12 Million After Improperly Giving Guest Lists To ICE

Friday, April 05, 2019

Washington state's attorney general said Motel 6 shared information about approximately 80,000 guests in the state and that guests faced questioning from ICE, detainment and deportation as a result.

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