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France's Hollande fires back at Trump over Paris comments

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande fired back at Donald Trump on Saturday after the U.S. president remarked in a speech that a friend thought "Paris is no longer Paris" after attacks by Islamist militants.<p>Hollande said Trump should show support for U.S. allies.<p>"There is terrorism …

Europe

Paris mayor fires back at Donald Trump

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo taunted U.S. President Donald Trump after he criticized the French capital.<p>Trump said Friday at the Conservative Political …

Paris

An unlikely French election outcome could plunge Europe into crisis

We think there’s only a modest chance that far-right candidate Marine Le Pen will win France’s presidential election. But a Le Pen presidency would rock Europe to its core, so it’s the biggest risk on Europe’s political calendar.<p><b>THE RUN-UP TO MAY 7</b><p>The election has two rounds of voting. The first …

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France charges 2nd person tied to National Front in probe

PARIS (AP) — French prosecutors have issued preliminary charges against a contractor for the far-right National Front party who's close to its presidential candidate, Marine Le Pen, in an investigation into financing political campaigns in 2014 and 2015.<p>The Paris' prosecutor's office confirmed …

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Will the French Election Break Up the Euro?

The upcoming French elections have all the makings of the next event to have a profound impact on the financial markets, as a break-up of the Euro, the common currency for the European Union, is on the table. Following Brexit, the US election, and a lesser extent Italy, all eyes are now on</b> …

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French farmers hope Marine Le Pen will free them from EU 'straitjacket'

Bertrand Hourdel proudly pats one of his plump pigs, but the Brittany farmer is painfully aware that when he sells them, his profits, if any, will be slim.<p>He blames the European Union’s “straitjacket” of regulations and inaction by politicians from establishment parties for French farming’s deepest …

Europe

Road Trip through France

<b>Beaune Town Centre</b><p>Driving along the near empty autoroute in France is a delight – most especially driving from England, with our congestion, traffic …

Travel

The Paris of Donald Trump's imagination vs. the real thing

Toddlers love to tell stories. Often they tell stories about their imaginary friends. On Friday, in a speech to the Conservative Political Action …

Paris

Trump Paris jibe: Mayor uses Mickey Mouse to fight back

<b>Paris's mayor has hit back at US President Donald Trump's negative remarks about the city, using Walt Disney characters.</b><p>Anne Hidalgo tweeted a picture of herself with Mickey and Minnie Mouse celebrating the city's "dynamism and spirit of openness".<p>French President Francois Hollande said such …

World News

4 Days in Paris for NON-Art Lovers

This summer I’m going to Paris with my husband. It will be my second time and his first in Paris. We don’t like art. We just aren’t fans of art. I’m …

Paris

CORRECTED-TREASURIES-U.S. 10-year yields tumble to 5-week lows in line with Europe

Europe@ (In second paragraph, corrects seven-week notes to seven-year notes)<p>* European political uncertainty weighs on U.S. yields<p>* U.S. new home …

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French judge takes over probe into Fillon 'fake jobs' scandal | Reuters

By Chine Labbé and Michel Rose<br>| PARIS<p>PARIS French presidential challenger Francois Fillon will face a full judicial inquiry into allegations he paid …

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Breitbart’s European offensive: all talk, no action

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French election: The view from the countryside

<b>As France heads towards its most unpredictable election in decades, politicians are preparing to visit the annual agricultural show in Paris this weekend. It's a key event in the election calendar, because the French countryside is still an important part of the national identity - and the election</b> …

Marine Le Pen

Hollande fires back at Trump’s terror innuendo over Paris

François Hollande has issued a sharp riposte to Donald Trump after his US counterpart’s comments hinting that terrorist attacks had made Europe – and particularly Paris – unsafe.<p>At a visit to an agricultural fair, the French president said Trump had told him on the phone that he loved France, its …

Europe

Ireland vs France: What time is today's Six Nations clash, is it on BBC or ITV and what is our prediction?

What and where is the game?<p>It's the Six Nations clash between Ireland and France at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.<p>What time is kick off?<p>It's on Saturday, 25 February with a 4.50pm kick-off.<p>What TV channel is it on?<p>ITV will have full live coverage of the clash with build up from 4.15pm. Alternatively, …

Ireland

Some Vague Hints Of Discontent

Spring has come early to the US East Coast this year, with the good citizens of Atlantic seaboard cities ditching their North Faces and donning …

Marine Le Pen

In desperation, some French want Barack Obama?

François Fillon and Barack Obama posters COGwriter Some in France are looking towards former US President Barack Obama: February 24, 2017 As French …

Prophecy

The French president and Parisian mayor aren't happy about Trump's Paris comments

Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday, President Trump told the story of his "very, very substantial" friend Jim, who …

La La Land

French candidate Macron to meet Germany's Merkel on March 16: source

French independent candidate and presidential election frontrunner Emmanuel Macron will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel on March 16, a source close to the former economy minister said on Saturday.<p>A meeting with Merkel, the leader of Europe's biggest economy, could further bolster the image of …

Germany

Will We Always Have Paris?

Every time President Trump gives a speech, it seems, the left-wing apparatus goes into overdrive to push back. Today’s CPAC speech prompted liberal …

Marine Le Pen

Auto parts giant Magna raises concerns about protectionist trade measures

Company reports higher revenues, small gain in net income for last quarter of 2016<p>Canadian auto parts giant Magna International Inc. cited the rise …

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Lib Dem Lords vs the Article 50 Bill: William Wallace: Our democracy is in danger

<i>The Lib Dem Lords have made some cracking contributions to the debate on the Article 50 Bill. Ahead of its next Lords stages, we’re bringing you all</i> …

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Politics doesn't affect the economy as much as we fear it does

How much do politics really matter for financial markets? That might seem an odd question, for a number of reasons.<p>We have just had an extraordinary …

Marine Le Pen

French open full fake jobs inquiry into presidential candidate François Fillon

After a preliminary investigation opened Jan. 25, the prosecutor’s office decided to move forward with the case that François Fillon allegedly gave …

François Fillon

There's a new push to make Obama president again. This time, of France.

In just a couple of months, French voters will go to the polls to elect their next president. It's already turning into a divisive campaign, with the one-time conservative front-runner François Fillon deeply wounded by a corruption scandal and facing stiff competition from both the far right Marine …

Marine Le Pen

Kansas shooting echoes a history of white terrorism that conservatives won't admit exists

Adam W. Purinton was charged with first-degree murder Thursday in the shooting death of Srinivas Kuchibhotla, a 32-year-old systems engineer from …

Marine Le Pen

Greatest Hits: 10 Favorite Baths à la Française

We sorted through our archive of dozens of French homes to select ten of our all-time favorite French baths. Join us for a tour:<p>The post Greatest Hits: 10 Favorite Baths à la Française appeared first on Remodelista.

Paris

Should You Stay Or Should You Go....To France In The Off-Season?

The rock band, The Clash, have a popular song called, “Should I Stay Or Should I Go”. This is always a question many ask when considering a trip to …

Paris

Ancient sanctuary from obscure religion that competed with Christianity unearthed in Corsica

A sanctuary dedicated to the god of an ancient and mysterious religion known as Mithraism has been discovered on the French island of Corsica for the …

Corsica