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French bank, Twitter team up for money transfers via tweets

By Leila Abboud and Eric Auchard PARIS/FRANKFURT (Reuters) – One of France's largest banks is teaming up with social network Twitter Inc. this week to allow its customers to transfer money via tweets. The move by Groupe BPCE , France's … Continue reading

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French Giants Target Manchester United Captain

French Giants Target Manchester United Captain – originally posted on Soccerlens.com In a shocking report to come out today, French club Monaco have set their sights on Manchester United captain and striker Wayne Rooney. The Englishman recently signed a new … Continue reading

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Dior holds French royal court in Death Star for Paris show

PARIS (Reuters) – An enormous mirrored cube inside the courtyard of the Louvre museum greeted guests to the Dior fashion show on Friday, providing a glittery reflection of the surrounding Renaissance walls constructed by King Francis I. Reuters: Entertainment News

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French hostage ‘beheaded’ by Islamic State-linked jihadists – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk French hostage 'beheaded' by Islamic State-linked jihadistsTelegraph.co.ukAn Algerian jihadist group who abducted French tourist Herve Gourdel says it has killed him after France refused to end its airstrikes against Islamic State fighters in Iraq. The group calling itself Jund … Continue reading

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French hostage Herve Gourdel beheaded by Algerian militants – Daily Mail

Daily Mail French hostage Herve Gourdel beheaded by Algerian militantsDaily MailThis afternoon the terrorism watchdog SITE Intelligence Group distributed a video by Jund al-Khilafah announcing Mr Gourdel's death. Images of the execution emerged on social media a short time later, … Continue reading

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French hostage Herve Gourdel beheaded in Algeria – BBC News

BBC News French hostage Herve Gourdel beheaded in AlgeriaBBC NewsFrance has confirmed that an Algerian jihadist group linked to Islamic State (IS) militants has beheaded tourist Herve Gourdel, seized on Sunday. Jund al-Khilafa killed Mr Gourdel, 55, after its deadline … Continue reading

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Group Backing Islamic State Vows to Kill French Citizen – New York Times

ABC News Group Backing Islamic State Vows to Kill French CitizenNew York TimesA jihadist group in North Africa aligned with the Islamic State claimed responsibility for the kidnapping of a Frenchman in a mountainous region of Algeria, hours after the … Continue reading

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French planes carry out air strikes on Isis targets in Iraq – The Guardian

The Guardian French planes carry out air strikes on Isis targets in IraqThe GuardianThe French president, Fran├žois Hollande, about to deliver his speech about air strikes inside Iraq against an Isis logistics depot. Photograph: Reuters. French planes have carried out … Continue reading

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First French Airstrikes On IS ‘Kill Dozens’ – Sky News

Reuters First French Airstrikes On IS 'Kill Dozens'Sky NewsFrench president Francois Hollande says the jets "entirely destroyed" an Islamic State logistics depot in northern Iraq. 9:02pm UK, Friday 19 September 2014. Rafale fighters. Video: First French Airstrikes Launched Against IS. … Continue reading

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French launch first strikes on IS in northern Iraq – BBC News

BBC News French launch first strikes on IS in northern IraqBBC NewsFrench fighter jets have launched their first air strikes against Islamic State in northern Iraq. It follows President Hollande's promise to join the American led effort to confront the … Continue reading

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