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Armstrong meets family of Sept. 11 victim

...would have a chance to come to France and meet Lance," Barbara Talty was quoted as saying in Thursday's edition of Le Parisien. "It's really kind of him to take time to show his support for the families. I also want to wish him good luck...

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Armstrong's smooth bid for fourth title takes suspense out of Tour

...shown he has the blood of champions flowing through his veins," Once team director, Manolo Saiz, told French daily Le Parisien. "He is much stronger than us, we see it day after day. "Of course, we will still do the maximum and hope Armstrong...

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Anti-war stand might aid France's Olympics bid

...tickets, Baudillon said. "The Olympics should take place in a country where the people really want it." Nearly eight in 10 French citizens are in favor of the Olympics coming to Paris, according to a survey in Le Parisien newspaper.

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...television in this largely Roman Catholic country. French front pages heralded the launch for days, with Paris tabloid Le Parisien carrying "The Gay Tide" as a banner headline Monday over a photo of a rainbow flag. A pair of pink stilettos graced...

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French government investigates Microsoft

...software industry to crush potential rivals. The ministry statement confirmed a report in the French daily newspaper Le Parisien that the Finance Ministry had started to look into Microsoft's practices after local complaints about the U.S...

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...said it. "I'm in the process of stopping filming," the Oscar-nominated actor was quoted as saying in weekly Le Parisien Dimanche. "I'm a guy who's leaving! A guy who's not drunk. For once." Depardieu, one of France's most...

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...what I feel like. It has uplifted me, and I will work very hard to earn it." In an interview published Sunday in Le Parisien Dimanche weekly, Smith said she hoped to record a new album including hits from artists such as Bob Dylan, the Grateful...

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...120 mph and forcing police to help clear a route. The Le Parisien newspaper quoted Hicham Dequiedt saying he was overtaking...straddle the highway and over a traffic radio station, Le Parisien said. Finally, as he was bearing down on a toll booth...

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Beckham bears burden of England's loss against France

...Across the Channel, there was joy. "God save Zidane," said a headline in the French sports daily L'Equipe. Le Parisien used the word "incredible" in a banner headline. Disappointment turned to anger for some England fans, notorious...

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Outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in Europe prompts restrictions, anger

...disease at bay. France would consider, as a last resort, vaccinating livestock against the disease, Glavany told Le Parisien newspaper. But for now, the key method of containing the disease is mass slaughter of animals with suspected infections...

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