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WASHINGTON – “Not without you.” “My dear friend.” “You I love. “ Marie-Antoinette sent these expressions of affection – or more? – in letters to his close friend and alleged lover Axel von Fersen. Someone then used black ink to scribble over the words, apparently to tone down the effusive, possibly amorous language. French scientists …

There are a lot of events to do this weekend and the weather is forecast. Check out the Wharf Oktoberfest (and a few dachshund races!), The Georgetown French Market, an exhibit at the National Portrait Gallery, the Women’s March and more. Volta Park Autumn Festival Volta Park holds its annual Fall Festival this Sunday from …

Of pv magazine International Global nuclear capacity has notably increased by only 400 MW in 2020, according to the latest annual edition of the Global Nuclear Industry Status Report, published by French nuclear consultant Mycle Schneider. Nuclear’s mediocre performance compares with 256 GW of newly deployed renewable energy capacity last year, of which 127 GW …

PARIS – A Paris court ruled on Wednesday that a conservative French magazine was guilty under French hate speech laws of making racist slurs on a fictional story it published last year describing a lawmaker as an African slave who was auctioned off in the 18th century. Valeurs Actuelles magazine sparked outrage in France after …

September 29, 2021 1:30 AM ET | Source: NICOX NICOX Sophia Antipolis Cédex, FRANCE EnglishFrench Press release Nicox NCX 470 Shows Retinal Cell Protection in Non-clinical Model September 29, 2021 – release at 7:30 am CET Sophia Antipolis, France Nicox SA (Euronext Paris: FR0013018124, COX), an international ophthalmology company, today published new data on NCX …

The world is getting smaller and communication between countries and cultures has become more and more crucial. In the Caribbean, English-speaking territories are called upon not to take their English-speaking culture for granted and to take advantage of opportunities to learn other languages, namely French, Spanish and Portuguese, the main languages ​​of the region. Foreign …

Adults who are obese but appear healthy (without common metabolic abnormalities such as high blood pressure, abnormal fats in the blood, or diabetes) are not at greater risk for heart attack, stroke, or death. cardiovascular disease than healthy individuals of normal weight, but they are about 33% more likely to develop heart failure and heart …

BUENOS AIRES – It’s not easy to be a vegetarian in Argentina. Known for its delicious cuts of meat and one of the world leaders in per capita beef consumption, is the meat capital of the world experiencing a beef revolution? The most popular cuts of meat eaten today are those used to make Milanese …

PESHTIGO — A few blocks from the Peshtigo River that saved many people from the fires 150 years ago, two authors have offered to sign the books they wrote about the historic fire on Saturday for festival-goers. Charles Mercier, a great-great-grand-nephew of Father Peter Pernin, who in 1874 wrote a memoir published in French in …

HWe’ve helped save more Jewish lives than Oskar Schindler, but while the brave deeds of the German industrialist were known around the world thanks to an Oscar-winning film, few know the name of Jan Zwartendijk, a salesman of Dutch radio station which helped thousands of Jews to flee Nazism – Occupied Europe. Today, a book …