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 4 months | Armed man kills 1 at retirement home for monks in France

              A woman has been killed after an armed man entered a retirement home for monks in Montferrier-sur-Lez near the city of Montpellier in southern France, local officials say. The suspect was able to escape from the scene. (more)   



 7 months | Firecrackers cause mass panic in French resort of Juan-les-Pins

              Crowds at the resort of Juan-les-Pins in southeastern France, between the cities of Nice and Cannes, have fled in fear of a terrorist attack after hearing what they believed to be gunshots, but officials say it was just fireworks. (more)   



  8 months | France attack suspects pledge loyalty to ISIS

              An Islamic State group affiliated news agency released a video on Wednesday allegedly showing the two attackers who killed an elderly priest in France on Tuesday. The video released by Aamaq news agency, which AP cannot independently verify, shows two men sitting on a floor, clasping hands, and pledging allegiance to the militant group.   

  France        103 UPDATES


 8 months | Gunman holed up inside hotel near Avignon, France

              Police and other emergency services are at the scene of the F1 (Formule 1) hotel in the commune of Bollène in southeastern France, just north of the city of Avignon, after an armed men entered the property. The hotel has been evacuated.   



 9 months | French jihadist used Facebook Live after killing police couple

              Larossi Abballa, the 25-year-old French jihadist who killed a police couple near Paris before being shot dead by officers, used Facebook Live during the attack to pledge allegiance to the Islamic State group. (more)   



 9 months | Thousands evacuated in historic French floods

              Small towns and villages across central France are under forced evacuation orders after heavy rains not seen in 50 years burst river banks and create massive flooding.   

  France        27 UPDATES


 1 yr | Europol: Islamic State planning ‘large-scale’ attacks in Europe

              The Islamic State (ISIS) is believed to have created a training unit for international attacks and is eying "large-scale terrorist attacks" on a global stage, but particularly in Europe, the EU police agency Europol says. (more)   

  France        103 UPDATES


 1 yr | 5 French Foreign Legionnaires killed in Alps avalanche

              Five French Foreign Legionnaires have been killed in the French Alps after their group was swept away by an avalanche during a training exercise, officials say, just days after another deadly avalanche. (more)   

  France        1 UPDATES


 1 yr | French far-right leader Le Pen investigated over ISIS tweets

              French prosecutors have launched an investigation into far-right leader Marine Le Pen after she tweeted graphic images that show killings carried out by Islamic State (ISIS) militants. (more)   

  France        1 UPDATES


 1 yr | Egypt to buy 2 warships originally built for Russia

              French President François Hollande and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi have reached an agreement on the purchase by Egypt of two helicopter carriers that were initially produced for Russia.   





6-year-old Nataly Irias missing from West Palm Beach, Florida     13 hrs  

Car strikes pedestrians on Essex Street in Islington, London     17 hrs  

Alabama Amber Alert: Christian Perkins abducted from Gordo     21 hrs  

Shooting outside the Cosmopolitan on the Las Vegas Strip, 1 victim     22 hrs  

California Amber Alert: 2 children abducted from Cathedral City     2 days  

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