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Sep 2, 2015 04:48 AM ET
Thanks to the violent French Revolution, the real Madame Tussaud, Marie Grosholtz, walked an often bloody path on her journey to the forefront of wax sculpting.
Aug 24, 2015 11:59 AM ET // AFP
The men who took down a heavily armed attacker on a French train were awarded France's highest honor.
Jul 22, 2015 11:47 AM ET // AFP
A 'regular surfer' had a chunk of his arm torn off in the attack, the 18th in the waters off La Reunion since 2011. Continue reading →
Apr 20, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
Chemical and sensory analysis of 170-year-old champagne recovered from the Baltic Sea reveals hints of 19th-century wine-making practices.
Mar 5, 2015 03:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
See photos of items recovered at the burial mound of a Celtic Prince.
Mar 5, 2015 03:28 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An Iron Age Celtic prince was discovered buried with his chariot at the center of a huge mound in the Champagne region of France. Continue reading →
Jan 11, 2015 10:30 AM ET // AFP
Hundreds of thousands of people joined by world leaders flooded Paris on Sunday in a historic show of defiance and solidarity against terrorism following this week's Islamist attacks in the French capital.
Jan 7, 2015 08:30 AM ET // AFP
The targeted satirical newspaper gained notoriety in February 2006 when it reprinted cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed.
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