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Chicago Tribune
Paris museum reopens as worst French floods in decades slowly easein Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital,
Paris museum reopens as worst French floods in decades slowly ease
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
in Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital, though risks remain for other regions. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed after the worst floods in three decades caused the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
West Virginia governor says 14 people dead in floodingin Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital,
West Virginia governor says 14 people dead in flooding
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
in Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital, though risks remain for other regions. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed after the worst floods in three decades caused the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
West Virginia governor says 14 people dead in floodingin Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital,
West Virginia governor says 14 people dead in flooding
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
in Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital, though risks remain for other regions. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed after the worst floods in three decades caused the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Sheriff describes 'complete chaos' from West Virginia floods; 7 deathsin Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital,
Sheriff describes 'complete chaos' from West Virginia floods; 7 deaths
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
in Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital, though risks remain for other regions. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed after the worst floods in three decades caused the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Paris museum reopens as worst French floods in decades slowly easein Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital,
Paris museum reopens as worst French floods in decades slowly ease
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
in Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital, though risks remain for other regions. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed after the worst floods in three decades caused the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Works from 'great pioneer' of modern art come to Melbournewas curated by the pre-eminent Degas scholar and biographer Henri Loyrette. A
Works from 'great pioneer' of modern art come to Melbourne
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
was curated by the pre-eminent Degas scholar and biographer Henri Loyrette. A former director of the Musee D'Orsay and the Louvre Museum, Mr Loyrette has been studying Degas for more than 40 years. "Every time I work on him I discover something... Read more
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Daily Mail
Terrifying video shows 'woman tourist' attacked by mob in Parisattack, which was captured on video, took place within sight of Notre Dame Cath
Terrifying video shows 'woman tourist' attacked by mob in Paris
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
attack, which was captured on video, took place within sight of Notre Dame Cathedral, and less than half-a-mile from the Louvre museum. Horrific screams: The girl (circled), who had attended a rap concert, got caught up in the violent mob The... Read more
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Mashable
SelfiesSouidi said of the selfie behavior in front of Da Vinci’s iconic portrait of th
Selfies
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
Souidi said of the selfie behavior in front of Da Vinci’s iconic portrait of the Mona Lisa. Souidi, a security guard at the Louvre Museum since 2005, has witnessed the astronomical rise in selfies taken. For eight hours each day he is positioned... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
British farmers crave independence but fear cost of EU exitMilitant French farmers regularly stage protests � blocking roads, dumping manu
British farmers crave independence but fear cost of EU exit
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
Militant French farmers regularly stage protests � blocking roads, dumping manure and even herding sheep in the Louvre museum to demand more support from the government. Wyn Grant, a political scientist and agriculture expert at the... Read more
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Salon.com
British farmers crave independence but fear cost of EU exitMilitant French farmers regularly stage protests — blocking roads, dumping manu
British farmers crave independence but fear cost of EU exit
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
Militant French farmers regularly stage protests — blocking roads, dumping manure and even herding sheep in the Louvre museum to demand more support from the government. Wyn Grant, a political scientist and agriculture expert at the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Theater events: Edge Theater stages Mona Lisa whodunitpremiere of Victor Lodato's "The Woman Who Amuses Herself." The play is inspire
Theater events: Edge Theater stages Mona Lisa whodunit
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
premiere of Victor Lodato's "The Woman Who Amuses Herself." The play is inspired by the true story of Vincenzo Peruggia, a Louvre Museum worker who in 1911 stole the Mona Lisa by concealing it under a smock. Claiming he took the painting for... Read more
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The China Post
UAE Louvre surrounded by seawater ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates--Abu Dhabi's Louvre museum has been surrounde
UAE Louvre surrounded by seawater
The China Post / Posted 8 days ago
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates--Abu Dhabi's Louvre museum has been surrounded by seawater in a major step toward completion of the ambitious project, the developer said Tuesday. The contractor has begun removing... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
World's most popular museumsGlobal Attractions Attendance Report released its 2015 museum rankings, which a
World's most popular museums
KTVZ Bend / Posted 9 days ago
Global Attractions Attendance Report released its 2015 museum rankings, which are based on annual attendance. The Louvre Museum in Paris took the top spot for the fourth year in a row. Thierry Chesnot/Getty Images Louvre, Paris, France... Read more
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Vail Daily
Paris flood becomes tourist siteSeine was expected to peak in Paris sometime later Friday at about 16 feet, 3 i
Paris flood becomes tourist site
Vail Daily / Posted 9 days ago
Seine was expected to peak in Paris sometime later Friday at about 16 feet, 3 inches above normal. Authorities shut the Louvre museum, the national library, the Orsay museum and the Grand Palais, Paris’ striking glass-and-steel topped exhibition... Read more
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metro
Teacher makes class fun by drawing beautiful pictures on the whiteboard each dayHow much effort did your teacher go to to keep you happily focused in class? Pa
Teacher makes class fun by drawing beautiful pictures on the whiteboard each day
metro / Posted 10 days ago
How much effort did your teacher go to to keep you happily focused in class? Paris shuts Louvre museum to try and save artworks from severe floodsOne high school teacher has upped the teaching game after he shared a series of artworks that he... Read more
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RTE News
Feature: Ireland Fans Guide to Parisalways at hand for those looking for the quick-fire approach. Of course, viewi
Feature: Ireland Fans Guide to Paris
RTE News / Posted 14 days ago
always at hand for those looking for the quick-fire approach. Of course, viewing the Mona Lisa is top of the list at the Louvre museum and while there might be a tinge of disappointment of the diminutive nature of the famous painting when you... Read more
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Mashable
Global warming made Paris floods far more likely, rapid analysis showsweek, the River Seine burst its banks in Paris as water levels hit their highes
Global warming made Paris floods far more likely, rapid analysis shows
Mashable / Posted 15 days ago
week, the River Seine burst its banks in Paris as water levels hit their highest levels in more than 30 years. The Louvre Museum was closed as a precaution, and valuable artwork moved from flood-prone parts of the building. Deadly... Read more
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Business Insurance
France flooding threatened Paris masterpiecesPhoto by REUTERS Crates with pieces of artworks from the collections of the Lou
France flooding threatened Paris masterpieces
Business Insurance / Posted 15 days ago
Photo by REUTERS Crates with pieces of artworks from the collections of the Louvre Museum are ready to move as Seine floodwater rise. Heavy flooding in France forced the Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay in Paris to temporarily close their doors as... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Disney adventures abroad pave the way for Shanghai Disney parkto embrace its new neighbor and now the park attracts 10.4 million people a yea
Disney adventures abroad pave the way for Shanghai Disney park
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 days ago
to embrace its new neighbor and now the park attracts 10.4 million people a year, more than the number of visitors to the Louvre museum or the Eiffel Tower. On June 16, Disney will open its biggest and most expensive international resort — a... Read more
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BBC News
Europe floods: Storms and heavy rain batter continentto recede. Image caption Lightning strikes were concentrated over France, Germa
Europe floods: Storms and heavy rain batter continent
BBC News / Posted 16 days ago
to recede. Image caption Lightning strikes were concentrated over France, Germany and Italy on Wednesday However, the Louvre museum as well as several Paris train stations and roads remained closed, riverside restaurants remained underwater... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
FrancofoniaIn his new essay, director Alexander Sokurov (Russian Ark) ruminates on the Lou
Francofonia
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 16 days ago
In his new essay, director Alexander Sokurov (Russian Ark) ruminates on the Louvre Museum, its long-standing relationship to France’s cultural identity and, more specifically, the fate of the museum and its contents during the Nazi occupation.... Read more
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Rappler
Frenchman held in Ukraine 'planned Euro 2016 attacks'transport and torrential rain that caused flooding along the River Seine, forci
Frenchman held in Ukraine 'planned Euro 2016 attacks'
Rappler / Posted 17 days ago
transport and torrential rain that caused flooding along the River Seine, forcing tourist attractions including the Louvre Museum to close. Ukraine's security service chief Vasyl Grytsak said the suspect intended to blow up "a Muslim... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Science Museum Oklahoma to host traveling exhibit 'Da Vinci - The Genius' starting June 25and examiner of fine art, Pascal Cotte. Granted unprecedented access to “Mona L
Science Museum Oklahoma to host traveling exhibit 'Da Vinci - The Genius' starting June 25
The Oklahoman / Posted 18 days ago
and examiner of fine art, Pascal Cotte. Granted unprecedented access to “Mona Lisa” by the French government and the Louvre Museum in 2004, Cotte was permitted to take “Mona Lisa” off the wall and out of its frame to conduct a scientific... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Frenchman held in Ukraine 'planned Euro 2016 attacks'transport and torrential rain that caused flooding along the River Seine and fo
Frenchman held in Ukraine 'planned Euro 2016 attacks'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
transport and torrential rain that caused flooding along the River Seine and forced tourist attractions including the Louvre Museum to close. Ukraine's security service chief Vasyl Grytsak said the 25-year-old man intended to blow up "a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fire near the Louvre put out without damageA fire near the Louvre museum in Paris Monday has been put out and caused no da
Fire near the Louvre put out without damage
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
A fire near the Louvre museum in Paris Monday has been put out and caused no damage, according to the museum’s official Twitter account. Images from French media showed flames and thick plumes of black smoke pouring from a site close to the renowned... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Seine still rising in Paris as streets flood, landmarks shutsaid was at its highest level in nearly 35 years, was expected to peak sometime
Seine still rising in Paris as streets flood, landmarks shut
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 18 days ago
said was at its highest level in nearly 35 years, was expected to peak sometime later in the day. Authorities shut the Louvre museum, the national library, the Orsay museum, and the Grand Palais, Paris' striking glass-and-steel topped... Read more
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TSN
Veteran Phillips still going strong for Lionswas something," said Phillips, grinning ear to ear while recounting his Europea
Veteran Phillips still going strong for Lions
TSN / Posted 18 days ago
was something," said Phillips, grinning ear to ear while recounting his European adventure that also included stops at the Louvre museum and the Eiffel Tower. "I enjoy being a father. That's what I do first and foremost. I want to be the best role... Read more
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Brandon Sun
At his 12th training camp, Ryan Phillips still going strong for B.C. Lionswas something," said Phillips, grinning ear to ear while recounting his Europea
At his 12th training camp, Ryan Phillips still going strong for B.C. Lions
Brandon Sun / Posted 18 days ago
was something," said Phillips, grinning ear to ear while recounting his European adventure that also included stops at the Louvre museum and the Eiffel Tower. "I enjoy being a father. That's what I do first and foremost. I want to be the best role... Read more
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International Business Times
Paris floods: Manuel Valls announces emergency fund to help people affected by deadly floods provided to people who had no resources. On 5 June, almost 7,000 French homes
Paris floods: Manuel Valls announces emergency fund to help people affected by deadly floods
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
provided to people who had no resources. On 5 June, almost 7,000 French homes had no electricity. The Musee O'Dorsay and Louvre Museum were forced to shut on 3 June as River Seine rose up to 6.1m, the highest level since 1982. The Louvre will... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
France promises aid for flood victims as waters recedegovernment meeting on the floods, which have forced thousands from their homes
France promises aid for flood victims as waters recede
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
government meeting on the floods, which have forced thousands from their homes near Paris, disrupted trains and forced the Louvre museum to move precious art works to safety. Valls said tens of millions of euros would be made available for the... Read more
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The Star
France promises aid for flood victims as waters recedegovernment meeting on the floods, which have forced thousands from their homes
France promises aid for flood victims as waters recede
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
government meeting on the floods, which have forced thousands from their homes near Paris, disrupted trains and forced the Louvre museum to move precious art works to safety. Valls said tens of millions of euros would be made available for the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
France creates emergency fund for people affected by floodsto provide quick help to people with no resources. About 7,000 French homes re
France creates emergency fund for people affected by floods
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 18 days ago
to provide quick help to people with no resources. About 7,000 French homes remained without electricity Monday and the Louvre museum will stay closed until Tuesday. In Paris, several train stations and roads remained closed and emergency crews... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
France creates emergency fund for people affected by floodsto provide quick help to people with no resources. About 7,000 French homes re
France creates emergency fund for people affected by floods
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
to provide quick help to people with no resources. About 7,000 French homes remained without electricity on Monday and the Louvre museum will stay closed until Tuesday. In Paris, several train stations and roads remained closed and emergency crews... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
France creates emergency fund for people affected by floodsto provide quick help to people with no resources. About 7,000 French homes re
France creates emergency fund for people affected by floods
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 days ago
to provide quick help to people with no resources. About 7,000 French homes remained without electricity Monday and the Louvre museum will stay closed until Tuesday. In Paris, several train stations and roads remained closed and emergency crews... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
France creates emergency fund for people affected by floodsto provide quick help to people with no resources. About 7,000 French homes re
France creates emergency fund for people affected by floods
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
to provide quick help to people with no resources. About 7,000 French homes remained without electricity Monday and the Louvre museum will stay closed until Tuesday. In Paris, several train stations and roads remained closed and emergency crews... Read more
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iol.co.za
Welcome to Paris: expect floods, strikesRiver, which winds its way through the capital, French authorities have shut do
Welcome to Paris: expect floods, strikes
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
River, which winds its way through the capital, French authorities have shut down a host of the nation's landmarks: The Louvre museum, the national library, the Orsay museum and the Grand Palais, Paris' striking glass-and-steel topped exhibition... Read more
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TribLIVE
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly easeremained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages a
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly ease
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
remained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages and towns around the French capital. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed. Quayside restaurants along the Seine were still... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Paris museum reopensParis reopened on Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital,
Paris museum reopens
News 24 South Africa / Posted 19 days ago
Paris reopened on Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital, though risks remain for other regions. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed after the worst floods in three decades caused the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly easeremained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages a
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly ease
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 19 days ago
remained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages and towns around the French capital. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed. Quayside restaurants along the Seine were still... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly easeremained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages a
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly ease
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 19 days ago
remained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages and towns around the French capital. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed. Quayside restaurants along the Seine were still... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly easeremained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages a
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly ease
KXXV Waco / Posted 19 days ago
remained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages and towns around the French capital. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed. Quayside restaurants along the Seine were still... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly easeremained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages a
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly ease
Northwest Herald / Posted 19 days ago
remained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages and towns around the French capital. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed. Quayside restaurants along the Seine were still... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly easeremained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages a
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly ease
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
remained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages and towns around the French capital. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed. Quayside restaurants along the Seine were still... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly easeremained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages a
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly ease
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 19 days ago
remained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages and towns around the French capital. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed. Quayside restaurants along the Seine were still... Read more
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ABC News
Paris Museum Reopens as French Floods Slowly Easeremained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages a
Paris Museum Reopens as French Floods Slowly Ease
ABC News / Posted 19 days ago
remained at risk, notably parts of Normandy, as digging out began in villages and towns around the French capital. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed. Quayside restaurants along the Seine were still... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly easein Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital,
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly ease
Lowell Sun / Posted 19 days ago
in Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital, though risks remain for other regions. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed after the worst floods in three decades caused the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Paris museum reopens as worst French floods in decades slowly easein Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital,
Paris museum reopens as worst French floods in decades slowly ease
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
in Paris reopened Sunday as floodwaters slowly receded from the French capital, though risks remain for other regions. The Louvre Museum, several Paris train stations and roads remained closed after the worst floods in three decades caused the... Read more
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CTV News
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly easein Paris is reopening as floodwaters slowly recede from the French capital, tho
Paris museum reopens as French floods slowly ease
CTV News / Posted 19 days ago
in Paris is reopening as floodwaters slowly recede from the French capital, though risks remain for other regions. The Louvre Museum, some train stations and other sites remain closed Sunday after the worst floods in three decades caused the... Read more
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Aljazeera
The French peace initiative 'emptied of all substance'The news emanating from Paris on Friday 3 June was dominated by reports about t
The French peace initiative 'emptied of all substance'
Aljazeera / Posted 19 days ago
The news emanating from Paris on Friday 3 June was dominated by reports about the Seine River flooding and closure of the Louvre Museum rather than the international meeting convened by the French government to discuss Israeli-Palestinian... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
In Paris, Muguruza's 1st Slam title denies Williams her 22ndbegan under a slate ceiling of clouds, but at least there was none of the rain
In Paris, Muguruza's 1st Slam title denies Williams her 22nd
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 19 days ago
began under a slate ceiling of clouds, but at least there was none of the rain that flooded Paris temporary shut down the Louvre museum. The showers jumbled the tournament schedule, and Williams was in action a fourth straight day in the... Read more
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