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Paris attacks: How will France respond?

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Francois Hollande has called the worst violence witnessed in France since World War II "an act of war" planned outside the country "with inside complicity."<p>"When the terrorists are capable of doing such acts," he said, "they must know that they will face a France very …

Paris Attacks

Six Spectacular Ways To Protect Your Precious iPhone 6S

Apple’s iPhone 6S may be designed to be naked, with exposed glass, aluminium edges, and the stark minimalism at its rear, but almost everyone is going to look at their very expensive new smartphone and decide that it needs some protection. That’s where the third party case industry comes in.<p>With …

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We #StandWithParis. (Image: @jean_jullien)

ICON_SEARCH<p>Photo Credit: @ultzi70<p>Every day our plates get filled with news from the world of food. Here’s what our …

Attack Aftermath: France Takes Stock After ISIS Assault

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The Latest: Empire state goes dark for Paris

PARIS (AP) — The latest on the deadly shootings and explosions in Paris. (All times local):<p>2:31 a.m.<p>The Empire State Building is dark in sympathy for …

Facebook Is Keeping You From Being Happy, Study Suggests

We don't like this.<p>Facebook is ruining all of our lives.<p>Okay, so that's not completely true, but a new study from the cheerily-named Happiness Research Institute suggests that staying off Facebook can actually make you happier.<p>Not that this isn't something we haven't already heard before. Many …

The Best Fashion Instagrams of the Week: The Wests, Liv Tyler, and More!

We won’t lie: Even though we love an excuse to dress up, it’s difficult to breathe new life into formalwear. Sometimes the age-old traditions of black-tie seem, well, just that. But as our favorite Instagrams proved this week, there is always room for invention, especially when a few literary and …

Samsung Galaxy S7 Early Launch Confirmed By AT&T Tests

Reliable phone leaker Evan Blass, @evleaks on Twitter, has suggested that AT&T is already testing two new Samsung phones with the model numbers SM-G930A and SM-G935A which will likely turn out to be the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge.<p>Samsung has already given hints that it will move forward a phone …


#prayersforparis Graphic via @jean_jullien

Over 30 and frustrated? Adult happiness declines, while teen contentment grows

With hormones raging, moods swinging and uncertainty looming, the teen years have traditionally been a turbulent time for most people, giving adults over 30 a “happiness advantage” over adolescents.<p>No more. The gap in life satisfaction between those two age groups has dwindled, disappearing in the …


U.S. 'reasonably certain' drone strike killed ISIS mouthpiece 'Jihadi John'

<b>(CNN) —</b> He hid his face, but "Jihadi John" was the English-speaking voice of ISIS. His twisted, videotaped taunts and acts of terrible cruelty -- beheading hostages who had gone to the Middle East to report stories and help others -- symbolized the Islamist militant group's depravity and …


Vizio smart TVs watch you while you're watching them. What's the deal?

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>One day, you'll be watching "The Bachelor" and a voice will come through the screen reminding you to buy tissues and Pepto-Bismol.<p>However, we're still not quite at the point where we want our whole lives to …

Soldiers on Patrol in the Streets of Paris: Pictures

Islamic State (ISIS)

Why We Hurt Each Other: Tolstoy’s Letters to Gandhi on Love, Violence, and the Truth of the Human Spirit

In 1908, Indian revolutionary Taraknath Das wrote to Leo Tolstoy, by then one of the most famous public figures in the world, asking for the author’s support in India’s independence from British colonial rule. On December 14, Tolstoy, who had spent the last twenty years seeking the answers to …

Our thoughts go out to those affected by the tragic attacks in #Paris. Follow our rolling Thorn Tree thread for ongoing updates, via the link in our bio, and stay tuned to the FCOtravel handle on Twitter for the latest.

Photos From the Paris Attacks

On Friday night, attacks across Paris killed at least 120 people and injured about 200 more. At least eight attackers reportedly shot people in several restaurants and cafes, set off explosions near the Stade de France stadium, and took hostages at the Bataclan concert hall, which was later stormed …


The Morning After the Paris Attacks: Pictures


French intelligence under scrutiny in wake of Paris attacks

New security and surveillance measures brought in after the Charlie Hebdo attack have yet to make a significant impact<p>France’s intelligence services are facing intense scrutiny over whether they could have prevented the Paris attacks, but their defenders argue the scale and complexity of the jihadi …

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World mourns for victims of Paris terror attacks - in pictures

Shrines spring up and candelit vigils are held from Montreal to Warsaw as the global community shows its solidarity with the French people

Islamic State 'goes global' with Paris attacks

Isis is following al-Qaida’s tactics, adopting ‘direct action’ to terrorise the west and inspire sympathisers<p>The downing of the Metrojet Airbus full of Russian holidaymakers over Egypt two weeks ago – probably the work of an Islamic State affiliate there – indicated an evolution in the group’s …

Paris terror attacks 'carried out by three coordinated teams of gunmen'

Public prosecutor says three French citizens arrested at Belgian border in connection with Friday’s attacks that killed at least 129 people<p>Three coordinated teams of jihadi gunmen struck at six different sites across Paris in a bloody wave of suicide bombings and shootings that left nearly 130 …


This Facebook Feature Kept People Connected During the Paris Attacks

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Paris Attacks

Witness Paris Mourn the Day After Deadly Attacks

The Eiffel Tower turns off its lights in memory of the more than 120 victims the day after the terrorist attack on Nov.<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Marc …


Here's How The World Is Showing Solidarity With France

In the aftermath of Friday night’s terrorist attacks in Paris, which left at least 120 dead and scores more injured, the world has turned to the …


Paris Terror Attacks Pressure U.S. 'Patience' Strategy for ISIS

Ever since the U.S. military campaign against ISIS began in 2014, Pentagon officials have said the U.S. has time on its side. Rather than an …


5 Golden Rules of Kitchen Organization

Store things where you use them. Pots and pans are best kept near the range or cooktop; mixing bowls near the countertop you use for food preparation; plates, glasses, and flatware near the dishwasher.