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Zero Hedge
Assad Plans To Retake "All Syria," Will "Confront" Saudis, Turks If InvadedNine months ago, things weren’t look good for Syria’s Bashar al-Assad. Four ye
Assad Plans To Retake "All Syria," Will "Confront" Saudis, Turks If Invaded
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 hours ago
Nine months ago, things weren’t look good for Syria’s Bashar al-Assad. Four years into his country’s bloody civil war, he found himself fighting a multi-front war against a long list of largely Sunni extremist elements and the government’s forces... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Facebook nude painting case going to trial in FrancePARIS — If you post a 19th century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impe
Facebook nude painting case going to trial in France
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
PARIS — If you post a 19th century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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express
Armed militia groups ATTACK migrants in Calais Jungle as race tensions reach boiling point ARMED militia are launching nightly raids on migrants in the Calais Jungle ca
Armed militia groups ATTACK migrants in Calais Jungle as race tensions reach boiling point
express / Posted 3 hours ago
ARMED militia are launching nightly raids on migrants in the Calais Jungle camp as fears deepen that the refugee crisis is fuelling an anti-Muslim movement... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in FrancePARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in France
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in FrancePARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in France
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in FranceIf you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissibl
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in France
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 hours ago
If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the issue. Five... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in FrancePARIS (AP) — If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in France
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 hours ago
PARIS (AP) — If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in FranceIf you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissibl
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in France
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the issue. Five... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in FrancePARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in France
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in FrancePARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in France
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 5 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in FrancePARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in France
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting casePARIS -- Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
The Mercury News / Posted 6 hours ago
PARIS -- Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling by... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting casePARIS -- Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 6 hours ago
PARIS -- Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling by... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in FrancePARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in France
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 6 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in FrancePARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in France
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 6 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in FrancePARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in France
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 6 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in FrancePARIS — If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impe
Facebook nude-painting case can face trial in France
Boston Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
PARIS — If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Court: Facebook's nudity policy can face trial in FrancePARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or
Court: Facebook's nudity policy can face trial in France
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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EuroNews
Greenpeace activists block truck convoy from French nuclear plantGreenpeace activists blocked a truck convoy from reaching a French nuclear plan
Greenpeace activists block truck convoy from French nuclear plant
EuroNews / Posted 6 hours ago
Greenpeace activists blocked a truck convoy from reaching a French nuclear plant early on Friday (February 12) to protest nuclear power in France. The convoy was carrying the lid to the nuclear vat at the Flamanville EPR reactor (Evolutionary Power... Read more
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Salon.com
Court: Facebook’s nudity policy can face trial in FrancePARIS (AP) — If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or
Court: Facebook’s nudity policy can face trial in France
Salon.com / Posted 6 hours ago
PARIS (AP) — If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Court: Facebook's nudity policy can face trial in FrancePARIS (AP) — If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or
Court: Facebook's nudity policy can face trial in France
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
PARIS (AP) — If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can sue the social network over the... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting casePARIS -- Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
Inside Bay Area / Posted 7 hours ago
PARIS -- Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling by... Read more
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The Signal
Court: Facebook can be sued in nude painting casePARIS (AP) — Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled
Court: Facebook can be sued in nude painting case
The Signal / Posted 7 hours ago
PARIS (AP) — Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting casePARIS -- Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
Silicon Valley / Posted 8 hours ago
PARIS -- Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling by... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting casePARIS (AP) — Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
PARIS (AP) — Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling... Read more
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Daily Mail
Facebook loses legal battle over post of an 1866 nude oil painting'Facebook can't see the difference between a masterpiece and porn, but France c
Facebook loses legal battle over post of an 1866 nude oil painting
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
'Facebook can't see the difference between a masterpiece and porn, but France can': Site loses legal battle after user was suspended for posting oil painting of naked woman Frederic Durand-Baissas posted 1866 female nude The Origin of the... Read more
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Mashable
Facebook could be sued for censoring this 19th-century nude paintingWhat's This?A visitor takes a picture with a phone of Gustave Courbet's 1866 "T
Facebook could be sued for censoring this 19th-century nude painting
Mashable / Posted 9 hours ago
What's This?A visitor takes a picture with a phone of Gustave Courbet's 1866 "The Origin of the World," painting which depicts female genitalia at Musee d'Orsay museum, in Paris, France, Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Image: Francois Mori/Associated... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting casePARIS -- Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
The Fremont Argus / Posted 9 hours ago
PARIS -- Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling by... Read more
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MLive.com
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting casePARIS (AP) — Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
MLive.com / Posted 10 hours ago
PARIS (AP) — Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling... Read more
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Market Watch
Renault faces cash call at Russia unitRenault SA said net profit jumped in 2015 as a stronger European car market hel
Renault faces cash call at Russia unit
Market Watch / Posted 10 hours ago
Renault SA said net profit jumped in 2015 as a stronger European car market helped counter steep losses at its Russian unit, which warned Friday it would need a bailout to ward off potential bankruptcy. Renault, part owned by the French state, said... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Facebook loses French ruling in nude painting case | Irish Examiner Friday, February 12, 2016 - 02:42 pm Facebook has lost a
Facebook loses French ruling in nude painting case
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 hours ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, February 12, 2016 - 02:42 pm Facebook has lost a crucial legal battle in France as a court ruled the social network can... Read more
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New York Post
Facebook loses legal battle in France over vagina paintingPARIS — Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the
Facebook loses legal battle in France over vagina painting
New York Post / Posted 11 hours ago
PARIS — Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling by the... Read more
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Times of Malta
Facebook loses French ruling in nude painting caseFacebook has lost a crucial legal battle in France as a court ruled the social
Facebook loses French ruling in nude painting case
Times of Malta / Posted 11 hours ago
Facebook has lost a crucial legal battle in France as a court ruled the social network can be sued over its decision to remove the account of a user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling by the Paris appeals court... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting casePARIS (AP) - Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 11 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Nude painting furore: court rules Facebook can be sued in FranceA court has ruled that Facebook can be sued in France over its decision to remo
Nude painting furore: court rules Facebook can be sued in France
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 11 hours ago
A court has ruled that Facebook can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling by the Paris appeal court could set a legal precedent in the... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting caseFacebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social n
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
Hartford Courant / Posted 11 hours ago
Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling by the Paris... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Michelle Yeoh receives French arts award Published: 12 February 2016 9:57 PM Tan Sri Michelle Yeoh is the recipient o
Michelle Yeoh receives French arts award
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 11 hours ago
Published: 12 February 2016 9:57 PM Tan Sri Michelle Yeoh is the recipient of ‘Officier des Arts et des Lettres’. She is the first Malaysian to be conferred the French arts award. – AFP file pic, February... Read more
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The Mercury News
2 Uber execs facing jail in France amid tensions with taxisPARIS -- Two top Uber executives appeared Thursday in court in charges that cou
2 Uber execs facing jail in France amid tensions with taxis
The Mercury News / Posted 12 hours ago
PARIS -- Two top Uber executives appeared Thursday in court in charges that could send them to prison and offer the ride-hailing company one of its most serious legal challenges to date in France. The San Francisco-based company shut down the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Facebook loses French ruling in nude painting case Facebook has not given an explanation for the suspension of the account Face
Facebook loses French ruling in nude painting case
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
Facebook has not given an explanation for the suspension of the account Facebook has lost a crucial legal battle in France as a court ruled the social network can be sued over its decision to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting casePARIS (AP) - Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Believe in Ghana's Economy - VeepGhana's Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has appealed to French businesses t
Believe in Ghana's Economy - Veep
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Ghana's Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has appealed to French businesses to continue to develop confidence in the Ghanaian economy and invest. Speaking at the Ghana-Bordeaux Business forum in Accra, Amissah-Arthur lauded the French government... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting casePARIS (AP) - Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 13 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting casePARIS (AP) - Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 13 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling... Read more
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Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening bellThe world has entered a bear market. On Thursday, the MSCI All-Country World In
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Business Insider / Posted 13 hours ago
The world has entered a bear market. On Thursday, the MSCI All-Country World Index ended down 20% from its May peak, marking the start of a global bear market. The index tracks large and mid-cap stocks in 23 developed and 23 emerging... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting casePARIS (AP) - Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 13 hours ago
PARIS (AP) - Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision to remove the account of a French user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. The ruling... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting caseFILE - In this Nov. 6, 2007 file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed at a Fac
Court: Facebook can be sued in France in nude painting case
Brandon Sun / Posted 13 hours ago
FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2007 file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed at a Facebook announcement in New York. Facebook lost a crucial legal battle Friday Feb. 12, 2016 as a Paris court ruled the social network can be sued in France over its decision... Read more
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DW
New government and terror measures: Hollande traces blueprint for final months of term |On Thursday night, the French president went on air to defend the measures, and
New government and terror measures: Hollande traces blueprint for final months of term |
DW / Posted 14 hours ago
On Thursday night, the French president went on air to defend the measures, and to trace the outline of his last 15 months in office, faced with the task of reviving his deeply unpopular presidency. "My task is to reform right until the end,"... Read more
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The Washington Times
Inside China: Chinese tourism on the uptickLittle attention has been given to one spectacular story out of China these day
Inside China: Chinese tourism on the uptick
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Little attention has been given to one spectacular story out of China these days: the massive numbers of Chinese tourists who are spreading out around the globe. And the rest of the world finds itself overwhelmed and largely unprepared for the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Military commanders 'sold insurance for human rights cases'Lord Boyce said there were now insurance companies "touting insurance to comman
Military commanders 'sold insurance for human rights cases'
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Lord Boyce said there were now insurance companies "touting insurance to commanding officers against the possibility of their being involved in litigation at some stage". One scheme advertised says it is aimed at any commander “who is or may be sued... Read more
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express
Paris attacks will see Chelsea fans facing HOUR LONG security lines and ban on BELTS PARIS has implemented strict security checks ahead of the Champions League cl
Paris attacks will see Chelsea fans facing HOUR LONG security lines and ban on BELTS
express / Posted yesterday
PARIS has implemented strict security checks ahead of the Champions League clash between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain. Paris has implemented strict security... Read more
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