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How France Can Fix Its Homegrown Terror Problem

The man who allegedly attacked a factory outside of Lyon had been on a security watch list. So why weren't French authorities able to stop him?

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Extremists Strike Three Continents in Wave of Islamic Holy Month Attacks

Beyond being part of a sickening wave of violence, there's no evidence yet that attacks killing scores of people across three continents Friday had much ...

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The Three Least Surprising Things U.S. Spies Learned About France

One NSA intelligence summary included information reported by the New York Times a week earlier.

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WikiLeaks Docs Show NSA Penetrated Highest Levels of French Government

The revelations are likely to cause a political scandal in France.

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Napoleon the Immigrant, 200 Years After Waterloo

On the bicentennial of the battle that changed Europe, France would do well to remember a key biographical detail of its onetime emperor.

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U.N. Tightens Noose on U.N. Rights Official Who Exposed Abuses

U.N. investigators expand investigation into veteran U.N. human rights official who disclosed abuses against children in the Central African Republic.

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn Acquitted on Charges of ‘Aggravated Pimping’

The former IMF chief said he attended sex parties to blow off steam.

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