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Tomi Lahren Tweets Pic of Colin Kaepernick Kneeling as Soldiers Invade Normandy, Twitter Backlash Ensues.

A tweet consisting of former San Francisco 49ers quarterback and national anthem protest inventor Colin Kaepernick kneeling, while U.S. soldiers wade ashore at Normandy. Heated up the Internet over the Thanksgiving holiday, raising debate on both sides of the anthem protest issue.

- Breitbart - US

Tiger shot after escaping French circus and roaming steets of Paris.

A tiger that escaped a Paris circus in France roamed the streets of the capital for "some time" before being shot dead.

- Stuff - NZ

Online sales? Maybe one day, says Chanel.

PARIS, Nov 25 — France's Chanel has no immediate plans for online sales of its coveted outfits or handbags, a senior executive said yesterday, making it one of the fashion world's last hold-outs as rivals experiment with websites to win over...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Tiger killed after escaping circus and roaming streets of Paris.

Police in Paris say a tiger escaped from a circus in the city and roamed the streets of the French capital for "some time" before being killed. Police said that the big cat was "neutralized" by a staff member from the circus near a bridge over the River Seine, about 1.24 miles from the Eiffel Tower....

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Wendy's hits McDonald's with sick burn after Black Friday Twitter fail.

Black Friday: McDonald's isn't lovin' it. In fact, they just got served , by another hamburger chain. If you missed the drama on Thursday, the person who runs the McDonald's Twitter account made a very public mistake. SEE ALSO: McDonald's just posted the ultimate Black Friday Twitter fail Black Friday **** Need copy and ...

- Mashable! - US

Tiger shot after roaming streets of Paris following circus escape.

A tiger escaped from a circus in Paris and roamed the streets of the French capital for "some time" before being killed, police said.

- BreakingNews.ie - IE

Tiger shot dead on Paris street after escaping circus.

A tiger that escaped from a circus in Paris today was shot dead by the owner, who was then taken into custody, French police said.

- RTE - IE

Varadkar vows continued efforts to resolve crisis.

The Taoiseach has said he will not be seeking the resignation of the Tánaiste Frances Fitzgerald but he said there is still "an opportunity over the next couple of days to resolve" the deadlock with Fianna Fáil.

- RTE - IE

France's Luc Besson seeks cash as film studio stumbles.

PARIS, Nov 25 — French filmmaker Luc Besson's production studio said yesterday that it was considering different options' to raise cash and cut costs after sinking to record losses. The announcement comes after the underwhelming...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Circus tiger escapes in Paris before being shot dead by owner.

PARIS, Nov 25 — A circus tiger was found wandering the streets of Paris yesterday, affecting public transport and bringing emergency services rushing to the area before being shot dead by its owner who was then taken into custody, French police...

- The Malay Mail - MY

Davis Cup final opening day: France and Belgium level.

David Goffin and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga are each on top of their games. Both were up to the task in Friday's opening singles matches of the Davis Cup final, delivering lopsided wins to leave France and Belgium tied at 1-1.

- The Daily Star - LB

Agence France-Presse: 5 Ukraine soldiers killed as rebel infighting flares up

Ukraine said Friday that five of its soldiers had died during fighting in the east of the country, as it accused Russia of ramping up its military presence in the war-torn region. The post Agence France-Presse: 5 Ukraine soldiers killed as rebel infighting flares up appeared first on KyivPost.

- Kyiv Post - UA

Online sales? Maybe one day, says Chanel

PARIS - France's Chanel has no immediate plans for online sales of its coveted outfits or handbags, a senior executive said on Friday, making it one of the fashion world's last hold-outs as rivals experiment with websites to win over new clients.

- Reuters - US

Hello? Anybody Home?: Germany's Voice Suddenly Missing in Brussels

After the German election, French President Emmanuel Macron laid out his vision for far-reaching EU reforms. But with coalition talks having collapsed in Germany, Berlin suddenly has no voice. Some in Brussels are yearning for a return of the SPD.

- Spiegel Online - DE

Spain resists coal phase-out

The Spanish government is challenging a decision by its main electricity provider to shut down two coal-fired power plants. An attitude that contravenes the Paris Agreement on climate change. EURACTIV France reports.

- EurActive - UK

The Brief: The Eastern Partnership homecoming

Today's Eastern Partnership summit is the first to be held in Brussels.  EaP was born under the 2009 Czech Presidency, as a response to the Union of the Mediterranean launched moths before under the French Presidency of Nicolas Sarkozy. Since then, all summits have taken place in Eastern European capitals: Prague, Warsaw, ...

- EurActive - UK

Tiger shot in Paris after roaming streets

A circus tiger escaped and briefly roamed an area near the Eiffel Tower in the French capital.

- BBC - UK

Belgium's Davis Cup hopes boosted as Goffin shines

LILLE, France - Belgium's chances of claiming a maiden Davis Cup title against hosts France remained intact after Friday's opening singles, in which David Goffin made a huge impression, were tied 1-1.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Dacic off to Paris for Francophone conference

First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic will take part in the Ministerial Conference of the International Organization of La Francophone. The gathering will be held in Paris November 25-26, the government has announced.

- B92 - SK

Paris is getting rid of its big wheel – should London do the same?

Paris has announced it will be getting rid of the city's 'Grand Roue' after revoking the operator's licence.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Eliaquim Mangala admits he could leave Manchester City in January

Frenchman could be set for extended run in the team after John Stones is ruled out for six weeks with a hamstring injury.

- IBTimes.co.uk - UK

Libya slave auctions: 'Everybody knew'

Paris, France, Nov 24 - World leaders may have been quick to voice outrage over video footage of Libyan slave auctions, but activists raised the alarm months ago , and their warnings fell on deaf ears. Aid workers, rights groups and analysts say they had been shouting about rape, torture and forced work for thousands

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Properties with music rooms

From a Grade II-listed Elizabethan manor with a recording studio in Suffolk to a bubble palace' with a 500-seat outdoor auditorium in Théoule-sur-Mer, France. The post Properties with music rooms was first published on MoneyWeek.

- MoneyWeek - UK

Tiger shot after roaming Paris streets

A circus tiger escaped and briefly roamed an area near the Eiffel Tower in the French capital.

- BBC - UK

Dating OFW, natangayan ng mahigit P8 milyon ng manloloko

Nagpupuyos sa galit ang isang dating overseas Filipino worker nang makaharap ang lalaking nanloko umano sa kaniya at tumangay ng kaniyang pera na nagkakahalaga ng P8.29 milyon sa Quezon City.

- GMA News - PH

Chinese and foreign publishers are singing from the same page

ITALIAN publisher AlessandroGelsofinished a six-day international publishers’ exchange program in Shanghai and went home with orders for books he publishes and with Chinese books he wants to introduce to Italy. He was quite overwhelmed by his experience in the city, as were his 11 publishing colleagues who flew in ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Chandigarh: Indian city like no other

Counted among one of India's youngest cities, Chandigarh boasts of beautiful architecture and landscapes. Serving as a capital of two Indian states of Punjab and Haryana, the Union Territory of Chandigarh is a manifestation of a dream of first Indian Prime Minister Jawahar Lal Nehru, made a reality by Le Corbusier, a ...

- Yahoo! News - US

French court suspends two Dow pesticides over potential harm to bees

PARIS - A French court on Friday suspended the licence for two pesticides made by Dow Chemical Co, citing potential environmental risks including harmful effects on bees.

- Reuters - US

Interpol: 40 Human Traffickers Arrested, 236 Children Saved

Interpol says 40 suspected human traffickers have been arrested and nearly 500 of their victims freed in a vast police operation in five African countries. The France-based international police agency said in a statement late Thursday that 236 of those rescued were minors. The operation earlier this month was carried out in ...

- Voice of America - US

China signs deal to build new nuclear reactor in Pakistan: WNN

PARIS - China has signed a deal to build a third large nuclear reactor in Pakistan, which wants to get a fifth of its electricity from nuclear by 2030.

- Reuters - US

Parisian guide puts 'the second sex' in first place

We talked about a lot of great men – Napoleon, and Louis the XIV, and other kings of France mostly called Louis,' she says. And we talked a little bit about 'bad women,' like Marie Antoinette. Recommended: How much do you know about women's literature?

- Yahoo! News - US

France's Le Drian says China is 'well placed to push' North Korea to talks

BEIJING - China has leverage to persuade North Korea to go back to talks over its nuclear ambitions, French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Friday, after meeting with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi.

- Reuters - US

How tech companies infected the world with America's Black Friday shopping sickness

ANALYSIS: Somewhat improbably, it is Black Friday here in France. Not “Le Vendredi Noir,” or “Les Soldes du Vendredi Noir” or “Le Jour Où Les Gens Raisonnables Perdent La Tête Et Rampent Les Uns Sur Les Autres Pour Acheter De La Merde Bon Marché.” Just Black Friday in plain old ...

- VentureBeat - US

Irish Oppn leader submits no-confidence motion against govt

  Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin warned that elections loomed if Deputy Prime Minister Frances Fitzgerald did not step down.

- Zee News - IN

A proud moment for Bopanna

Rohan Bopanna has enjoyed a memorable season. The biggest moment of the India No 1 doubles players career arrived when he clinched his maiden Grand Slam title -- the French Open mixed doubles crown with Gabriela Dabrowski of Canada. On Thursday, the 37-year-old was honoured by the Karnataka State Lawn Tennis Association for ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

France's Bloodless and Pro-European Revolution

Emmanuel Macron could soon become the de facto leader of the EU. But first, he needs to make the French economy great again.

- Carnegie Endowment - US

Parisian guide puts 'the second sex' in first place

Everyone's heard of Napoleon. But what about Simone de Beauvoir? Or Antoinette Fouque? Our correspondent takes a tour of Paris that explores the city's history through its famous females.

- Christian Science Monitor - US

S&P cuts Altice rating outlook to negative

Credit rating agency Standard & Poor's has revised its outlook for Altice from stable to negative, while affirming the 'B+' long-term credit rating for the group. The decision was motivated by Altice's deteriorating growth prospects, as the company lowered its EBITDA guidance for 2017, primarily as a result of a ...

- Telecompaper - NL

Video: Is Trump slamming door on Muslims' American Dream?

Since US President Donald Trump came to power, Muslim Americans say they feel increasingly unwelcome in their own country. According to critics, Trump's executive orders banning travellers from several Muslim-majority countries and his anti-Muslim rhetoric have normalised Islamophobia. FRANCE 24's reporters went to meet ...

- France24 - FR

How the French have fallen for America's 'Black Friday' shopping bonanza

The French are set to splash their hard-earned cash this week as a survey revealed the US-inspired shopping bonanza Black Friday has well and truly taken off in France.

- The Local - INT

'We're more responsible now': France dismisses EU worries over Macron's budget

France insisted Thursday that it was on course to wrestle its deficit back within European Union limits, after Brussels expressed concern that Paris might not meet the bloc's tough spending rules.

- The Local - INT

France still vice-champion of the world when it comes to high taxes

Only one developed country in the world taxes its population more than France, new figures have revealed.

- The Local - INT

Brexit: Brits in France urged to lobby MEPs to stand up for their rights

Brits in France, or at least those who are against Brexit, are being urged to lobby their MEPs to urge them to do what is necessary to protect their citizens' rights as Brexit negotiations between the EU and the UK reach crunch time.

- The Local - INT

'A woman dies every three days': The scourge of domestic violence in France

It is estimated that hundreds of thousands of women in France are victims of abuse by their partner in every year. On the eve of International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, here's a look at the challenge France faces in combating this scourge.

- The Local - INT

The Bogdanoff twins: The story of France's TV heart-throbs turned 'freak shows'

When they were young they were the heart-throbs of France's small screen but at 68, after several rounds of plastic surgery and botox, the controversial Bogdanoff twins are now just considered 'freakish' by many. France's strangest twins were back in the news this week

- The Local - INT

'Wiping out' extremist ideology is my mission: head of Saudi-based Muslim body

PARIS - The head of a Saudi-based organization that for decades was charged with spreading the strict Wahhabi school of Islam around the world has said those times were over and his focus now was aimed at annihilating extremist ideology.

- Reuters - US

Milan soar into knockouts

AC Milan, Villarreal and Nice reached the knockout stage of the Europa League after posting wins on Thursday in the penultimate round of the group stage. Arsenal lost to Cologne 1-0 in Germany but still finish top of Group H while Hertha Berlin crashed out of the competition after a 3-2 loss to Athletic Bilbao. Everton, ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

First G5 Sahel operation highlights problems

The G5 Sahel Joint Force's first operation has come to an end, the French Ministry of Defence announced on 22 November. The MoD said Operation 'Haw Bi' took place between 27 October and 10 November in the 'triple border' area where Mali, Niger, and

- Jane’s - US

France to hear verdict in case that prompted fears of attacks on media

A French court is set to rule on whether to convict a man of attempted murder over shootings at a newspaper and TV network in 2013 that set the country on edge.

- Global News - CA

Denmark, France and Belgium have highest income taxes

In 2016, the highest income taxes were recorded in Denmark , France and Belgium , according to a new OECD report. Among EU states, Ireland claimed the lowest income taxes , Latvia and Slovakia . Greece ranked first in tax hikes, rising income taxes 2.2% in just one year . Taxes on companies remained flat at around 8.9% of ...

- EU Observer - EU

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