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Whittling through 92 submissions, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has revealed its shortlist of nine titles to advance in the Best For..
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has revealed the nine films advancing in this year’s Oscar race for best foreign language film. Acclai..
PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus (AIR.PA) planemaking chief Fabrice Bregier plans to leave the aerospace group after the board intervened to resolve tensions ..
LONDON (Reuters) - Chris Froome has said his use of an inhaler is “not something to be ashamed of” after a urine test at the Vuelta a Espana in Septem..
PARIS (AP) — A regional train hit a school bus on a crossing in southern France on Thursday, killing four children and critically injuring 11 other pe..
BRUSSELS (AP) — Authorities in Belgium have criticized an invitation to disgraced former cyclist Lance Armstrong as a special guest at next year's Tou..
PARIS — L’Oréal Professionnel is surfing the swiftly swelling beauty trends of natural and personalized products with Botanēa. The botanical hair colo..
EXCLUSIVE: Lionsgate is planning an English-language remake of the Spanish-language hit Instructions Not Included. Set to direct is Amanda Lipitz, the..
Clint Eastwood has successfully appealed the rating for Warner Bros’ upcoming movie The 15:17 to Paris, which had originally been classified with an R..
Mario Balotelli is likely to be on the move in 2018, with Nice admitting they cannot afford him without European football. The Ligue 1 outfit proved t..
The Ligue de Football Professionnel has announced that video assistant referees (VAR) will be used in Ligue 1 from next season. VAR was trialled in Fr..
BRUSSELS, Dec 14 (Reuters) - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process: -- Private ..
PARIS (Reuters) - Airbus (AIR.PA) Chief Operating Officer and planemaking chief Fabrice Bregier is expected to step down following a board meeting on ..
Jean-Claude Van Damme – the kickboxing King of the Splits, the street-fighting inspiration for the game Mortal Kombat, the fabled flexing "Muscles Fro..
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The founders of Kiosk have taken their indie-minded approach to retail to the Institute of Contemporary Arts. In 2005, Kiosk was created in SoHo in re..
DIEPPE, France (Reuters) - Renault (RENA.PA) has invested in plant capacity to build up to 6,000 sports cars annually under the revived Alpine brand, ..
Serge Aurier is excited to register his first Tottenham Hotspur goal in their 2-0 victory over Brighton and Hove Albion on Wednesday night. The 24-yea..
PARIS (Reuters) - Atos said on Thursday it would pursue its “friendly” bid for chipmaker Gemalto, despite a rejection of the French technology company..
Atletico Madrid head coach Diego Simeone has sung the praises of defender Lucas Hernandez, touting the 21-year-old to have a “huge future” in the game..
Clare Vivier is not afraid of treading new ground. She has become a fashion-girl favorite with her eponymous handbag and accessories line, Clare V., f..
Evidence from a Moscow laboratory database has been shared by World Anti-Doping Agency investigators with international sports bodies who must decide ..
Fliers paid airlines a record $1.2 billion to carry their checked luggage and $720 million to change or cancel their tickets in the third quarter, acc..
In an effort to increase the number of organs available for transplant the UK's Department of Health is proposing a move to 'presumed consent' so peop..
A collaboration of Belgian, French and British scientists, including researchers from Imperial College London, have developed a technology to detect a..
With Paris Saint-Germain pulling clear at the top of the French league, the chase for an automatic Champions League place is promising to be a scrap b..
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Evidence from a Moscow laboratory database has been shared by World Anti-Doping Agency investigators with international s..
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Evidence from a Moscow laboratory database has been shared by World Anti-Doping Agency investigators with international s..
"Whatever dressing one gives to mushrooms…they are not really good but to be sent back to the dungheap where they are born." French philosopher Denis ..
LONDON (AP) — Chris Froome's renewed protestations of innocence on Thursday were accompanied by doubts about why the four-time Tour de France champion..
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Evidence from a Moscow laboratory database has been shared by World Anti-Doping Agency investigators with international s..
LONDON (AP) — Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome says a "wealth of information" can prove his innocence after failing a doping test. The T..
With the giving season — and sales — in full swing, it’s a good time to address the less-than-joyful subject of knockoffs: coal in the stocking for ne..
Dire Straits went through a lot of lineup changes over their relatively brief time as an active band. Nine musicians joined frontman Mark Knopfler dur..
Esther Hudson, 27, a graduate student in philosophy, and Sebastien Gasquet, 29, a program associate at an international development nonprofit. (Daniel..
PRO FOOTBALL IRVING, Texas (AP) — Commissioner Roger Goodell views the agreement reached on an extension last week as his final contract overseeing th..
If the idea of an entirely electric vehicle still seems like science fiction to you, wait 'till you get a look at this. It's the new Renault Zoe Star ..
King Edward VIII's reign began on Jan. 20, 1936. Less than 12 months later, England had a new king. Regardless of how fascinated people would become b..
U.S. plans to reform its tax system should not hurt its trade partners, the incoming euro zone finance chief told CNBC on Wednesday. Mario Centeno, th..
Dec 14 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1030 GMT on Thursday: ** Walt Disney Co’s proposed deal to..
Paleontologists Tanja Wintrich and Martin Sander from the University of Bonn inspect the skeleton of Rhaeticosaurus in the laboratory of the LWL-Museu..
“Youth,” “Wolf Warriors 2,” “Dangal,” and “Bad Genius” are among the prominent film titles that will compete for the Asian Brilliant Stars awards. The..
Zinedine Zidane will not ask Real Madrid to sign a striker in the January transfer window despite Karim Benzema's latest dry spell extending to three ..
“Yes, he recognized it in a speech, but I’m still pretty sure he couldn’t recognize it… on a map,” Colbert quipped. The Late Show host explained the h..
(Adds company news and futures) Dec 14 (Reuters) - Britain’s FTSE 100 index is seen to open 18 points lower at 7,478.8 on Thursday, according to finan..
Plesiosaurs were especially effective swimmer. These long extinct "paddle saurians" propelled themselves through the World's oceans by employing "unde..
A new data review concludes that 2-hydroxypropyl-β-cyclodextrin (HPβCD) does not cross the blood-brain barrier (BBB) in therapeutically relevant amoun..
UNITED NATIONS -- Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is warning that Iran may be defying a U.N. call to halt ballistic missile development even as it ..
AMC will show “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” at 2 a.m. Friday at a “significant” number of its Imax and Dolby Cinema locations due to customer demand. Loc..
The Rainbow Six Siege Year Three pass, giving owners seven-day early access to eight new operators from Russia, France, Italy, the UK, the US, and Mor..