Articles Tagged with france

Two-Person Cockpit Rule Could Prevent Another Crash Like Germanwings

Two-person cockpit rule could prevent another Germanwings

When Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz crashed a plane carrying 150 people into a French mountain range, he was alone in the cockpit. Now, airlines all over the world are quickly adopting a two-person cockpit rule – a regulation U.S. airlines already practice – to keep it from happening again. The list of international airlines intending… Read more »

Drones Spotted Flying Over France Sparks Terror Alert

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Drones flying over France prompted a new terror alert for the nation. At least five drones were spotted flying over French landmarks, including the U.S. Embassy. The drones were noticed fairly quickly when flying over top tourists spots in France. The unmanned aircraft were spotted in “at least” five different locations in the capital between… Read more »

France Uses Media To Sell The ‘Cure’ For Antisemitism, Raising Awareness

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Over the past couple of years, antisemitism – or hostility and prejudice towards Jews – has increased substantially. The Inquisitr reported numerous times on issues in which antisemitism was the driving reason behind it. Just recently, a billboard was erected up in Nazareth, Israel calling all Muslims to kill Jews, especially those in the Israeli… Read more »

Photographer Envisions Iconic Superheroes Contemplating Nature

Lapray's work was inspired by the French Alps.

Photographer Benoit Lapray has released a series of images in which he envisions classic superheroes like Batman, Superman, and Iron Man, taking a moment away from saving the world to contemplate nature in the French countryside. According to the Daily Mail, the 33-year-old photographer utilizes professional models dressed as famous superheroes to create his work…. Read more »

Playful Seal Commandeers Surfer’s Board

Every time Bertrand paddled out into the waves, the seal would appear.

A group of surfers in France were surprised recently when an attention seeking seal joined in with them, commandeering one of their boards and climbing all over them. According to the Daily Mail, a camera mounted on one of the boards caught the interaction, which took place in Lacanau, France. Bertrand Chaussade and his friends… Read more »

First Folio Of Shakespeare Works Discovered In France

First folios are rare, with only 233 accounted for.

First folios of Shakespeare’s plays are among the rarest books in the world, and now scholars have announced that a previously unknown copy has come to light in a small library in northern France. Containing 36 plays, nearly all of Shakespeare’s output, first folios are considered the only reliable original text for half of the… Read more »

Violent Clown Attacks Terrorize France, Causing Widespread Panic

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As fake clowns cause fear and panic in France, police now have been placed on high alert as reported by the Guardian. The local newspaper, Daupiné Liberé, wrote, “These clowns aren’t funny anymore.” There is no humor in acts of violence. The evil clowns are committing crimes causing an increase in vigilante responses. This makes… Read more »

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Finally Wed In Super-Secret Ceremony

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Breaking News: It’s official! Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are married — like husband and wife — and only a few details have emerged of their super-secret nuptials. According to the Washington Post, the A-listed couple exchanged marital vows in France over the weekend. The exact location isn’t mentioned at this time, but sources say… Read more »

Lady Gaga Shows Off Her Beard At The Louvre

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Lady Gaga has never been afraid of a little androgyny. In fact, when she exploded onto the scene, she pretty much shrugged off rumors that she was a hermaphrodite. In fact, in an interview with Barbara Walters, Gaga simply mentioned that the rumor was false and went on to say she was more upset about… Read more »