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Paris cleans up after 1,200 arrested in latest riot

Tourist sites reopened, workers cleaned up broken glass, and shop owners tried to put the city on its feet again Sunday, a day after running battles between yellow-vested protesters and riot police caused widespread damage to the French capital.

New Zealand police find body they believe is British tourist

New Zealand police said Sunday they found a body they believe to be that of missing 22-year-old British tourist Grace Millane.

After defeat in Iraq, ISIS fights on in last enclave in Syria

The Islamic State is engaging in deadly battles with US-backed forces.

Rioting engulfs Paris as anger grows over high French taxes

French riot police fought to contain thousands of yellow-vested protesters venting their anger against the government in a movement that has grown more violent by the week.

At least 6 dead, dozens hurt after stampede in Italian nightclub

Panic broke out after midnight at the Lanterna Azzurra club in Corinaldo, a town near the city of Senigallia on the Adriatic coast.

Woman said to be Putin’s daughter appears on TV, and a taboo is cracked

The interview suggested some softening of Putin’s steely image and the prospect that his two adult daughters may be easing into public life.

Opinion & Ideas


//[1].jpg A bicycle safety measure that should be law

One of the most crucial fixes for bicycle safety is a device for trucks that should be mandatory.

Antipsychotic drugs in nursing homes


// A rampant prescription, a hidden peril

Federal data obtained by the Globe show many nursing homes make heavy use of antipsychotic drugs to pacify residents.

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