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Climate deal typo hiccup solved 'in a small room,' France says

PARIS (Reuters) – A last minute dispute over an apparent typing error in last weekend's global climate deal in Paris was solved "in a small room" & thanks to trust…

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Climate deal a diplomatic coup for France

Le Bourget (France) (AFP) – A 195-nation wrangle that ended Saturday with a historic Paris pact to curb global warming had to be the anti-Copenhagen: as flawlessly organised as the…

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Climate deal: World praises France's diplomatic efforts

LE BOURGET, France (AP) — Just a month after the Paris attacks, France has surmounted that atrocity to assist achieve a seemingly unachievable triumph: uniting the world to seal a…

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French official: Final text of global climate accord expected within hours

LE BOURGET, France – The final text of an international pact to fight global warming was expected to be released within hours, a French official said early Saturday, after negotiators…

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France takes on Romania at Euro 2016 opener, defending champion Spain faces Czechs in 1st test

PARIS – Defending champion Spain begins its quest for a third straight European Championship title against the Czech Republic, while host France moreover escaped with a relatively unthreatening group in…

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France's Sarkozy says strong FN vote a 'warning' to all politicians

PARIS (Reuters) – The far-right National Front's high score in regional elections should be a warning to all mainstream politicians, former French President Nicolas Sarkozy said on Sunday after exit…

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France's Le Pen says far-right rise unstoppable despite defeat

PARIS (Reuters) – The far-right's rise in France is unstoppable, National Front leader Marine Le Pen told supporters after exit polls showed her party won no region in election run-offs,…

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Renault-Nissan's French peace deal leaves investors underwhelmed

By Laurence Frost & Gilles Guillaume PARIS (Reuters) – The Renault-Nissan alliance drew a line under an eight-month power struggle with the French government on Friday, with a compromise deal…

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Immigration, jobs, shifting politics in French regional vote

PARIS (AP) — France's regional election runoffs Sunday has taken on extra importance after Marine Le Pen's far-right National Front party dominated first-round voting, selling its anti-immigrant, tough-on-security message to…

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France to protect Banksy mural of Steve Jobs in Calais migrant camp

By Pierre Savary LILLE, France (Reuters) – British graffiti artist Banksy's mural of late Apple founder Steve Jobs as a refugee on a wall in the Calais migrant camp &…

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