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People react as they view tributes and flowers outside La Belle Equipe restaurant on Rue de Charonne following Fridays terrorist attack and France observes three days of national mourning on November 15, 2015 in Paris, France. As France observes three days of national mourning members of the public continue to pay tribute to the victims of Friday's deadly attacks. A special service for the families of the victims and survivors is to be held at Paris's Notre Dame Cathedral later on Sunday. Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

France searches for answers to Paris attacks


The city of Paris is trying to come to terms with a series of violent attacks on a scale France has not seen since World War II. Continue reading

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Free speech debate follows French terror attacks


The terrorist attack that left 12 people dead at Charlie Hebdo, a French satirical newspaper, has incited a debate about free speech and its limits in France. Continue reading

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What motivated the attacks on Charlie Hebdo?


A deadly attack on the offices of French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo has left questions about the origins of the gunmen and the dangers of extremism. Continue reading


Deadly attack on cartoonists in Paris shocks France


Three men with assault rifles entered the offices of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo Wednesday and fatally shot editor Stéphane Charbonnier, two cartoonists, a police guard and eight others. Continue reading

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How WWI changed the world forever


This week marks the 100-year anniversary of World War I, which drastically altered the global map and changed the course of history. Continue reading

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