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Monday 6 February 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# Paris

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# Animal Abuse
Half-starved lion cub found 'wasting away' in abandoned Paris apartment
Police began hunting for the cub after noticing selfies on social media of a man and the cub.
# Terrorism
Five arrested after discovery of homemade bomb in Paris
The latest terror attack in France was on Sunday in Marseille, when a man stabbed two women to death at the main train station.
# Paris
Alleged Kardashian robbery suspect writes apology letter from prison
Kardashian was tied up and held at gunpoint during the October 2016 jewellry robbery.
# Paris
Anger in France after court rules that 11-year-old girl 'consented to sex'
The incident happened in an area north of Paris in April of this year.
# Grande For Some
The Paris Olympics will have beach volleyball under the Eiffel Tower
The International Olympic Committee this week named Paris and Los Angeles as hosts for the 2024 and 2028 Olympics.
# Brussels shootout
Paris suspect Salah Abdeslam to face terror trial over police shootout
Abdeslam was arrested in March last year, three days after the shootout in Brussels.
# Paris
Terrorism ruled out after car ploughs into restaurant, killing young girl
A prosecutor said that it was “highly likely” the driver was under the influence of a drug.
# restaurant attack
Child killed and 12 injured as car ploughs into restaurant in France
The local prosecutor said there is no doubt that it was a deliberate act.
# Levallois-Perret
Suspect shot and arrested on motorway after six soldiers injured earlier in Paris
It is not believed that any of the soldiers injured have life-threatening injuries.
# Evacuation
Man with knife arrested at Eiffel Tower
The Paris landmark was evacuated as a precaution.
# Let's talk
US still wants to join climate talks despite plan to withdraw from agreement
The country can’t formally pull out of the Paris accord until 2020 at the earliest.
# downsides
Synthetic seventh heaven: London and Paris deal with the perils of chemsex
Associated problems include overdoses and addiction.
# guest of honour
A 25-second handshake, military parades and Daft Punk: Donald Trump enjoyed Bastille Day today
French President Emmanuel Macron said that Trump’s presence was “the sign of a friendship across the ages”.
# Nice anniversary
Trump says US friendship with France 'unbreakable' as he prepares to attend Bastille Day parade
Yesterday evening the two couples dined at a Michelin-starred restaurant on the Eiffel Tower.
# long-range forecast
Paris and LA both win right to host Olympic Games, US city expected to wait until 2028
“It truly is a tale of two great Olympic cities,” said an IOC report that opted against naming one clear winner.
# Paris
Twenty tourists robbed at Charles de Gaulle airport hotel
It’s not the first time tourists have been targeted there.
# refugee crisis
Police move out thousands of migrants sleeping rough in Paris
The migrants had been living near an aid centre in the capital.
# Attack
Man arrested after attempting to drive 4x4 into Paris mosque
According to judicial authorities, he was not under the influence of alcohol.
# Alexandre III bridge
At least four injured as tourist bus hits Paris bridge
The Paris fire service said one of the injured was seriously hurt.
# guns and gas bottle
Paris police van attack: Four family members of assailant detained
A man rammed a car loaded with guns and a gas bottle into a police van on the Champs-Elysees.
# Champs Elysees
Man dead after driving car 'loaded with gas canisters' into police van in Paris
A Kalashnikov rifle, handguns and gas bottles were also found in the car.
# Labyrinth
Two teenagers rescued from Paris catacombs after becoming lost for three days
The Parisian catacombs comprise more than 150 miles of tunnels beneath the French capital.
# Les Bleus
France edge thrilling friendly against England
The video referee played a central part in the drama.
# with or without US
Macron takes on Trump - this time with a 'Make Our Planet Great Again' website
The website aims to match users with ways of helping fight the causes of climate change.
# Ace
Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko stuns Simona Halep to win French Open
The Latvian is the first unseeded player to lift the Roland Garros title.
# Notre Dame
Man shot after attacking French policeman with a hammer claimed to be 'a soldier of the caliphate'
The suspect later claimed to be a “soldier of the caliphate” of the Islamic State group.
# France
Police shoot and injure man who attacked officer near Notre Dame cathedral
Anti-terrorism prosecutors have opened an investigation into the incident.
# murdered
Remains of murdered INLA victim Séamus Ruddy will arrive back to Ireland today
Ruddy was murdered and buried by the INLA in France in 1985.
# we'll handle this
'Make our planet great again': World leaders attack Trump for pulling out of climate deal
French president Emmanuel Macron led the worldwide condemnation of Trump’s decision.
# Climate Change
Trump planning to pull US out of Paris climate deal
A White House official told AP that Trump is expected to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord.
# no whites allowed
Calls for Paris black feminist festival to be stopped for 'banning white people' from certain areas
Four-fifths of the festival area will be set aside as a “non-mixed” space “for black women,” according to its website in French.
# Bienvenue
Édouard Philippe: France's little-known new prime minister
One anonymous insider described Philippe as “intelligent, lively and at times a bit crazy”.
# good egg
Parisian taxi driver returns €1.5 million painting that was accidentally left in his cab
Concetto Spaziale by Italian painter Lucio Fontana is one of the 20th century’s most well-known artistic works.
# Paparazzi
British royals want €1.5 million over topless pictures of Duchess of Cambridge
The royal couple are not expected to attend the trial in Paris, which started today.
# seamus ruddy
The Disappeared: Search to take place in France for man murdered by the INLA
The search for the remains of Seamus Ruddy will take place in a forest outside Rouen, northern France.
# Gare du Nord
Panic in Paris train station as police arrest man carrying a knife
The incident occurred a day before France’s first round of its presidential election.
# Karim Cheurfi
Champs Elysees shooter: Unstable criminal who 'hated the police and France'
He was the subject of an investigation by French anti-terror police.
# Terror Attack
Suspect wanted in wake of Paris shooting hands himself in to Belgian police
The so-called Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack, which has occurred just days before a crucial French presidential election.
# Terror Attack
Police officer and suspected attacker shot dead in Paris gun battle
A major security operation is ongoing at the Champs Elysees tonight.
# interrailing
14 things Irish people who've been interrailing will know too well
How many have you done?