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France wants imams to learn secular...

France wants imams to learn secular values as part of new anti-radicalisation push

France said Wednesday it will encourage imams to take civics lessons amid fears of growing radicalisation among its Muslim community. But could the country be jeopardizing its secularist tradition by treading on religious ground?
Ageing French rockers slammed for j...

Ageing French rockers slammed for jobless jibe at young

A music video by a group of mostly middle-aged French stars telling the young to ?get moving? if they wish to succeed has triggered a bitter generational row in a country grappling with record-high youth unemployment.
Rwanda?s Kagame arrives in France ?...

Rwanda?s Kagame arrives in France ? but for UN meeting

Rwandan President Paul Kagame arrives in Paris on Friday to attend a meeting of the UN's cultural agency. But he is not expected to meet French officials while in the country, which he regularly accuses of complicity in the 1994 genocide.
Pensioner jailed for attacking Fren...

Pensioner jailed for attacking French mosque

A French court has sentenced a 69-year-old man to prison for throwing plaster grenades and shooting at a mosque in western France. The man said he had acted in anger over a deadly attack by Islamist gunmen on satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo.
Airbnb vows to comply with Paris lo...

Airbnb vows to comply with Paris lodgings tax

The city of Paris appeared to have buried the hatchet with Airbnb on Thursday after the short-term rental website promised to comply with city regulations to start collecting a lodgings tax. Paris is the No. 1 destination for Airbnb users.
Video: Yemen kidnappers ?only wante...

Video: Yemen kidnappers ?only wanted the French girl?

Sherine Makkaoui, a Yemeni interpreter, was kidnapped alongside Frenchwoman Isabelle Prime in Yemen?s capital Sanaa on Tuesday. FRANCE 24 spoke to Makkaoui?s family, who are praying for her safe return.

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Former pop star Gary Glitter jailed...

Former pop star Gary Glitter jailed for 16 years in child sex case

Former British pop singer Gary Glitter, who shot to fame in the 1970s as a "glam-rock" star but was later convicted of child sex crimes, was sentenced to 16 years in prison after being found guilty of indecently assaulting three girls.
Spanish combatants detained for 'jo...

Spanish combatants detained for 'joining Ukraine rebels'

Police on Friday arrested eight Spaniards who they said had returned from fighting alongside pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine, sources close to the investigation said.
Ageing French rockers slammed for j...

Ageing French rockers slammed for jobless jibe at young

A music video by a group of mostly middle-aged French stars telling the young to ?get moving? if they wish to succeed has triggered a bitter generational row in a country grappling with record-high youth unemployment.
Danish police arrest third man over...

Danish police arrest third man over Copenhagen shootings

Danish police say they have arrested a third man suspected of assisting a gunman who killed two people in attacks in Copenhagen this month.
Security Council to hold emergency ...

Security Council to hold emergency session on Ukraine

The UN Security Council will hold an emergency session to discuss the situation in Ukraine on Friday, exactly a year since Russian troops and pro-Moscow forces began seizing territory in the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea.
Video: On the campaign trail with U...

Video: On the campaign trail with UK's anti-Europe UKIP party

The United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) holds its Spring conference Friday amid a glow of optimism, with the anti-immigration, Eurosceptic party riding high in the polls ahead of this year?s general election.

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State Farm refunding $352M to Texas...

State Farm refunding $352M to Texas customers in settlement

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) ? More than 1 million State Farm policyholders in Texas will be eligible for refunds as part of a $352-plus million settlement the company reached with the state over excessive prem
Jed Lowrie happy to be back with As...

Jed Lowrie happy to be back with Astros

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) ? Jed Lowrie was away from the Houston Astros for two seasons ? not by choice.
Weather delays, cancellations

Weather delays, cancellations

? All Lamar County schools have released early. 
Texas agency changes calculation me...

Texas agency changes calculation methods for drug seizures

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) ? The Texas Department of Public Safety has changed its valuation method for drug seizures just a week before submitting a border operations report to lawmakers in which it will see
Ex-Dewhurst aide gets 7-year senten...

Ex-Dewhurst aide gets 7-year sentence for taking funds

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) ? An ex-top adviser to former Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has been sentenced to more than seven years in federal prison for stealing $2.5-plus million in campaign funds from the then-po
US 75 north of Dallas closes during...

US 75 north of Dallas closes during snowy weather, accidents

DALLAS (AP) ? A Texas snowstorm has closed schools, snarled travel and forced a main highway to Oklahoma to shut down after dozens of vehicles slipped off the road.

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Judge rules for Peterson, opening d...

Judge rules for Peterson, opening door for reinstatement

In NFL limbo for the last five-plus months, Adrian Peterson's future with the Minnesota Vikings is still in question.
Travis Kvapil's NASCAR car stolen f...

Travis Kvapil's NASCAR car stolen from hotel before race

Police say Travis Kvapil's NASCAR Sprint Cup car has been stolen ahead of a race this weekend near Atlanta.
Testimony: Several Hernandez texts ...

Testimony: Several Hernandez texts are missing from phone

A phone company official testifying in Aaron Hernandez's murder trial says several text messages the former NFL player exchanged with a co-defendant before the killing are missing from his phone.
Lewis finishes second in Metro Area...

Lewis finishes second in Metro Area Junior PGA tournament

Tate Lewis, 12, of Paris recently competed in the Metro Area Junior PGA Golf Tournament at Firewheel Golf Course in Garland. Tate placed second in the 11-12-year-old division, shooting 13 over par. To
New Rangers manager Banister addres...

New Rangers manager Banister addresses team: 'Why not us?'

New Texas Rangers manager Jeff Banister finally got to address the entire team Thursday, more than four months after getting the job.
Nic Moore scores 16 points, No. 21 ...

Nic Moore scores 16 points, No. 21 SMU beats Memphis 66-57

Once SMU figured out how to attack Memphis' box-and-one defense, the No. 21 Mustangs were able to pull away in the second half.

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Arizona ghost hunter travels: The M...

Arizona ghost hunter travels: The Museum of Death

Travel over to Hollywood and be sure and stop at one of the most controversial museums on the west coast. The Museum of Death is filled with items dealing with-you guessed it-Death! Beware, the museum is very graphic and suggested for a mature audience.

Envisioning Eco-Friendly Architectu...

Envisioning Eco-Friendly Architecture in Paris

The 2007 Paris Climate Action Plan set a goal of reducing the city's environmental footprint by 75% by 2050 , including greenhouse-gas emissions, energy consumption, and a move to renewable energy sources. Concurrently, Paris City Hall commissioned Vincent Callebaut Architectures to design a series of environmentally beneficial buildings .

Henry Farmers Co-op soon opening at...

Henry Farmers Co-op soon opening at Community Farm Store location

Although the Community Farm Store building on U.S. highway 60 in Salem presently stands empty, that will soon change. Henry Farmers Cooperative, a division of Tennessee Farmers Cooperative has leased the building and will be opening in a few weeks.

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