In France, Even the Rats Have Rights

Rodents overrunning Paris have defenders who say the varmint has a right to inhabit the City of Lights, too. ‘We really need to find a balance to live together.’ Reaching ‘Rat-Prochement’.....»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 10th, 2018

Starbucks to let Mexico"s Alsea operate stores in four European nations

Starbucks Corp said on Thursday it would give its longtime partner Mexico's Alsea SAB the rights to operate its cafes in France, the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg as the coffee chain looks to trim costs and battle competition......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 18th, 2018

Thousands across France protest Macron"s "brutal" policies

Dozens of French labor unions, left-wing political parties and civil rights groups are calling for "floods of people" at demonstrations opposing the pro-business policies of French President Emmanuel Macron......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 26th, 2018

European Court Of Human Rights Blasphemy Laws: Where A Word Out Of Place Can Cost Your Life

Authored by Denis MacEoin via The Gatestone Institute, The European Court.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge2 hr. 20 min. ago

Explainer: Ex-Nissan chief Ghosn affair raises issues beyond one man, one company

How big should executive pay packets be? How widespread is lax corporate governance in Japan? And what's the future of the alliance between Nissan and France's Renault?.....»»

Category: topSource: reuters3 hr. 5 min. ago

Indian court rejects probe into Rafale fighter jets deal

India's top court has rejected petitions by activists seeking a probe into the government purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews3 hr. 20 min. ago

Firms hired to make Memphis "Your name here" Convention Center a reality

The Memphis Cook Convention Center is searching for a new name. The Convention Center Board approved hiring a pair of firms to study how much naming rights to the soon-to-be renovated convention center would be worth and then to market those rights. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals8 hr. 35 min. ago

Key Words: Famous French novelist makes case that Trump is one of the best American presidents

Mon dieu, President Donald Trump has a big fan in France......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch10 hr. 5 min. ago

Equal rights for women is still not explicitly recognized in the US Constitution

Getty Images Congress passed the the Equal Rights Amendment in 1972, which recognized women's equal rights to men under law.  Despite concerted campaigns by women's rights groups, it fell short of the 38 states that needed to .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider11 hr. 4 min. ago

Exclusive: France plans Renault CEO hunt as board frays over Ghosn - sources

The French government is seeking candidates to replace Renault's embattled boss Carlos Ghosn, sources told Reuters, as board members began to voice doubts about keeping him in office following his indictment in Japan for suspected misconduct......»»

Category: topSource: reuters14 hr. 50 min. ago

Elite French Police Launch Strasbourg Operation Amid Christmas Market Manhunt

Dozens of police from France's elite RAID counterterrorism unit cordoned off an area of southern Strasbourg on Thursd.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge17 hr. 35 min. ago

Mylan wins patent dispute with Sanofi over insulin product

Mylan NV shares were slightly higher Thursday, afger the company said the U.S. Patent and Trademark Appeal board had ruled in its favor in a patent dispute with France's Sanofi SA . The board invalidated patents relating to Sanofi's L.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch18 hr. 49 min. ago

Dans les écoles françaises, la leçon du jour : à quel tweet se fier ?

Pour combattre la désinformation et la radicalisation, la France propose l’un des plus grands efforts au monde pour apprendre aux jeunes à identifier les « fake news »......»»

Category: mediaSource: nyt18 hr. 50 min. ago

Obama Honored With RFK Human Rights Ripple of Hope Award

Obama Honored With RFK Human Rights Ripple of Hope Award.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortune19 hr. 20 min. ago

Ford"s rejection of deal for Blanquefort was "betrayal": French minister

Ford's rejection of a rescue deal for the Blanquefort site in France represented a "betrayal" by the U.S. carmaker, said French finance minister Bruno Le Maire on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reuters20 hr. 5 min. ago

Ford set to end production at Blanquefort in France, jobs at risk

Ford will end production at its Blanquefort gearbox plant in southwestern France by late August next year after it turned down a Belgian firm's offer to buy the factory, the U.S. carmaker said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reuters20 hr. 35 min. ago

Ford set to end production at Blanquefort site in France

The automaker said it had rejected an offer for the Blanquefort plant......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews21 hr. 5 min. ago

Ford set to end production at Blanquefort site in France

Ford is set to end production next year at its Blanquefort plant in France, which employs some 850 staff, after the U.S. carmaker turned down a company's offer to buy the site......»»

Category: topSource: reuters21 hr. 35 min. ago

Hospital chain Dignity Health buys naming rights to Carson"s StubHub Center

The home of the Los Angeles Galaxy soccer f.....»»

Category: topSource: latimes22 hr. 50 min. ago

In France, School Lessons Ask: Which Twitter Post Should You Trust?

To combat online misinformation and radicalization, one of the world’s largest national internet literacy efforts is teaching students how to spot junk information......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytDec 13th, 2018

"Have They Learned Nothing?" - The End Of France As We Know It?

Authored by Tom Luongo, When an event grab.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 13th, 2018