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Siege over at museum on French Riviera, armed police arrest suspect

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The French SWAT team, RAID, has arrested a suspect who barricaded himself inside a museum on the French Riviera. Police had taken up position outside a museum in southern France after the man barricaded at roughly 8am local time. The alarm was raised when cleaning staff could not gain access to the building. The police Read More

Siege underway at museum in Frejus, France, armed police on scene

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The French SWAT team, RAID, has taken up position outside a museum in southern France after a man barricaded himself inside. It’s not known if he is armed or has any hostages trapped inside with him. The alarm was raised at roughly 8am local time when cleaning staff could not gain access to the building Read More

UPDATE 1-Talks with EU could be alternative to auto import tariffs, U.S.’s Ross tells FT

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FILE PHOTO: U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross meets with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis (not pictured) at the Maximos Mansion in Athens, Greece September 5, 2019. REUTERS/Costas Baltas (Reuters) – New negotiations with the European Union could be an alternative to imposing tariffs on automotive imports next month, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has suggested Read More

Exclusive: Blackstone, CVC seek to take Paysafe public – sources

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MADRID/FRANKFURT/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Private equity firms Blackstone Group Inc (BX.N) and CVC Capital Partners Ltd are seeking to hire underwriters for an initial public offering (IPO) of Paysafe Group Ltd that could value the payments processing firm at more than $10 billion, including debt, according to people familiar with the matter. FILE PHOTO: The Read More

Exclusive: Trump’s G7 and trade adviser Kelly Ann Shaw to leave White House – officials

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FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump attends a joint press conference with French President Emmanuel Macron (not seen) at the end of the G7 summit in Biarritz, France, August 26, 2019. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s G7 and trade adviser Kelly Ann Shaw is leaving the Trump administration for a position in Read More

France sees no justification for new Brexit deadline extension – FM

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France sees no grounds to extend Britain’s October 31 deadline to leave the EU, Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Tuesday. “At this stage, we consider that there is no justification for a new extension,” Le Drian told the French parliament. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is trying to pass a withdrawal agreement through Read More

Khabib in Turkey: UFC lightweight champion visits Istanbul ahead of Real Madrid Champions League tie

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UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has landed in the Turkish capital of Istanbul in advance of Tuesday night’s UEFA Champions League Group A fixture between Galatasaray and Real Madrid on Tuesday. : Conor McGregor to hold Moscow press conference on Thursday after Khabib feud explodes again Nurmagomedov’s business in Istanbul remains unclear but it is Read More

‘I love Russia, I love the tournaments & the breakfasts!’ Meet Kremlin Cup 2019 winner Belinda Bencic (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

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After winning the Kremlin Cup 2019 in Moscow on Sunday, Swiss tennis world no. 10 Belinda Bencic declared her love for Russia, the country’s tournaments and her penchant for Russian breakfast, especially ‘syrniki’. : Swiss tennis star Belinda Bencic wins Kremlin Cup 2019 with victory over Pavlyuchenko in Moscow Bencic crushed home favorite Anastasia Pavlyuchenko in Read More

‘Shut up until you have solutions’: Greta Thunberg mural defaced in Canada (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

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A mural of controversial Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has been defaced in Edmonton, Alberta with the words: “Stop the lies! This is oil country!” The original mural is a piece by local artist AJA Louden depicting the divisive young climate activist during her notorious “how dare you” speech delivered at the UN in September. The Read More

Prysmian to sell Draka Fileca to Carlisle for 73 mln euros

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MILAN, Oct 22 (Reuters) – Global cable maker Prysmian said on Tuesday U.S. Carlisle Companies Incorporated had presented an offer to buy its French space and aerospace cables unit Draka Fileca for 73 million euros ($81.42 million). The deal, which is subject to regulatory approvals, is expected to close in the first quarter of next Read More