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France Reports Highest Daily Rise In A Month

(CNN) - France reported on Wednesday its highest daily increase of coronavirus cases in over a month with nearly 1,400 new infections; according to the French National Health Agency. Agency data also revealed the number of COVID-19 patients hospitalized…

Face Masks Mandatory In Indoor Spaces

(CNN) - Face masks have become mandatory in enclosed spaces in France as of this Monday morning. The measure, imposed by the French government, aims to further contain the spread of coronavirus making face masks compulsory in shops, banks…

France Passes Peak Of Outbreak

(CNN) - France has passed the peak of the coronavirus pandemic. Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced on Sunday during a press conference in Paris. According to authorities, the total death toll in France is now at 19,718. He says…

U.S. Marks 75th D-Day Anniversary

75 YEARS AGO TODAY --160,000 ALLIED TROOPS -- INCLUDING 73,000 AMERICANS -- LANDED ON THE FRENCH BEACHES OF NORMANDY, TO LAUNCH A TAKE BACK OF WESTERN EUROPE FROM HITLER'S NAZI GERMANY.    

Remembering D-Day: 75 Years Later

It's the 75th Anniversary of D-Day when Allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy to fight off Nazi aggression to liberate France and ultimately Europe during World War II. The Greatest Generation's…

Hypnosis and Sedation in Surgery

  In Your Health Minute , A combination of hypnosis and sedation could be used in place of general anesthesia for some surgeries. Researchers in France tracked…

Study: 1 Million in France Quit Smoking Last Year

(CNN) - Smoking is becoming less prominent in French culture. One million daily smokers in France quit the habit last year. That's according to a new study by the French Department of Public Health. Tobacco kills an average of…

Obama To Meet With Chinese Pres XI

(CNN) - Former president Obama is heading to Asia and Europe. The 44th U.S. president will visit China, India and France on a five-day trip. While in China, Obama will meet president Xi Jinping. This will be the first the…

Aspiring Actress Details Allegations Against Weinstein

NEW YORK (AP) — An aspiring actress who met Harvey Weinstein by chance in 2014 detailed in tears Tuesday how she said the media mogul made her stand in front of a mirror in his hotel room in Cannes, France,…

Eiffel Tower and Empire State Building Go Dark for Vegas

People around the world are expressing their condolences today for the lives lost in a mass shooting Sunday night. A gunman opened fire from the Mandalay Bay Hotel on the 32nd floor, using an assault weapon to shoot in to…