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December 14, 2018 6:28 PM Italian Premier Says Young Italian Journalist Died After Being Wounded at Strasbourg Christmas Market Attack

STRASBOURG, France (AP) — Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte says a young Italian journalist who was badly wounded in the Strasbourg Christmas market attack has died. French police say four people have died in the attack Tuesday in the eastern French city and about a dozen others were wounded. Conte tweeted on Friday that he was expressing “deep sorrow for the death 84

December 14, 2018 6:21 PM French President Macron Calls For Calm Ahead of 5th Weekend of Violent 'Yellow Vest' Protests

(PARIS) — Anticipating a fifth straight weekend of violent protests, France’s president on Friday called for calm and the Paris police chief warned that armored vehicles and thousands of officers will be deployed again in the French capital. Police chief Michel Delpuech told RTL radio that security services intend to deploy Saturday in the same numbers 111

December 14, 2018 12:52 AM Brazil judge orders arrest of Italian militant fugitive Battisti: report

BRASILIA (Reuters) - A Brazilian Supreme Court judge has ordered the arrest of Cesare Battisti, an Italian former left-wing guerrilla convicted of murder in his country, opening the way for his extradition, Globo TV reported on Thursday. Justice Luiz Fux revoked an injunction he granted last year preventing Battisti’s extradition, and ruled it was up to Brazil’s 100

December 11, 2018 10:03 PM Boeing needs a surge to hit year-end delivery goal

(Reuters) - Shares in Boeing Co (BA.N) slipped 2 percent on Tuesday after November deliveries suggested the world’s largest planemaker will need a surge in deliveries in December to hit its year-end targets, though it surpassed some analyst expectations. Boeing said it delivered 61 of its top-selling 737 single-aisle jetliners in November, above its monthly 128

December 11, 2018 5:26 PM Apple launches payments service in Germany following delay

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Apple has launched its mobile payments service in Germany, four years after its start in the United States and trailing Google, which started its payments app in the country in June. Customers at banks such as Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank unit Comdirect, Hypovereinsbank, Wirecard, Hanseatic Bank and of credit card providers Mastercard 149

December 10, 2018 9:22 PM Macron concessions to cost between 8-10 billion euros

PARIS (Reuters) - Measures announced by President Emmanuel Macron to appease a wave of protests across France will cost between 8-10 billion euros ($9.1-$11.4 billion), a junior minister said on Monday. “It’s between 8 to billion euros,” Olivier Dussopt, junior minister for public accounts, said on BFM TV. “We are in the process of fine-tuning and to see how to finance 69

December 7, 2018 12:23 PM Huawei welcome in France, sensitive investments can be blocked: French minister

PARIS (Reuters) - French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Friday Chinese tech giant Huawei [HWT.UL] was welcome in France, though the government could block certain investments. “It’s a company that plays an important role in France, that invests in France and these investments are welcome,” Le Maire told journalists after talks with Chinese Vice Premier 154

December 6, 2018 8:09 PM France to deploy 89,000 security personnel ahead of Saturday protests

PARIS (Reuters) - French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said 89,000 members of the security forces would be deployed nationwide on Saturday, including 8,000 in Paris, where armored vehicles will also be out on the streets. “We are facing people who are not here to protest, but to smash and we want to have the means to not give them a free rein,” Philippe 70

December 6, 2018 1:31 PM Don't mess with the mob: Lesson for French kings, presidents

FILE - In this Dec. 2, 20118 file photo, a man rides his bicycle past by a graffiti on the Paris Garnier Opera house in Paris that reads: "Macron is equal to Louis 16", referring to the King of France during the French Revolution in 1789. There are parallels for unpopular French President Emmanuel Macron in the demise of King Louis XVI more than two centuries 106

December 6, 2018 7:12 AM France will tax digital giants from 2019 even if no EU-wide agreement: FinMin

PARIS (Reuters) - Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire on Thursday said France will tax digital giants at a national level from 2019 if European Union states cannot reach an agreement on a tax on digital revenues for the bloc. EU finance ministers failed to agree a tax on digital revenues on Tuesday, despite a last minute Franco-German plan to salvage the proposal 172