FRANCE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FRANCE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Past cases: Serial killings of infants born in secret http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57817535-78/babies-baby-com-kalina.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57817535-78/babies-baby-com-kalina.html.csp">Past cases: Serial killings of infants born in secret</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T09:46:46.812-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 09:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utahn Megan Huntsman has been arrested on suspicion of six counts of murder after Pleasant Grove police found seven dead infants at a home where she lived until 2011. An arrest affidavit said Huntsman told the police she strangled or suffocated six of the babies immediately after they were born at the home between 1996 and 2006; she said the seventh was stillborn. Experts say it is rare for a mother to kill a series of infants born in secret, but a handful of cases have made headlines in recent...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57817535@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:46:46 MDT Wails, sobs: Rwanda marks 20 years since genocide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57785607-68/genocide-rwanda-france-government.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57785607-68/genocide-rwanda-france-government.html.csp">Wails, sobs: Rwanda marks 20 years since genocide</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JASON STRAZIUSO and KATHERINE SULLIVAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T09:46:02.639-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 09:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kigali, Rwanda • Sorrowful wails and uncontrollable sobs resounded Monday as thousands of Rwandans packed the country’s main sports stadium to mark the 20th anniversary of the beginning of a devastating 100-day genocide. President Paul Kagame and U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon together lit a flame at the Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre, which estimates that 1,000,050 Rwandan perished in three months of machete and gunfire attacks mostly aimed at the country’s minority Tutsi population by ext...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577856072014-04-07T09:46:02.639-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T09:46:02.639-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57785607@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 09:46:02 MDT News roundup: No joke: Tea party sprouts in France http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57757567-64/trib-lake-meets-party.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57757567-64/trib-lake-meets-party.html.csp">News roundup: No joke: Tea party sprouts in France</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T07:22:38.933-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 07:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">No joke: France tea party starts up. Panel to hear gay marriage case 'slightly conservative.' Glitches sparked conspiracy theories for GOP delegates. Happy Tuesday and April Fool's Day. The tea party movement that captivated America -- and brought at least some change to Washington -- has spread to France. This is not an April Fool's Day joke. Social conservatives are upset with French President Françios Hollande -- who is a Socialist -- over issues like gay marriage and economic woes. Th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57757567@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 07:22:38 MDT WWII troop transport plane will return to Normandy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57719489-68/plane-museum-normandy-return.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57719489-68/plane-museum-normandy-return.html.csp">WWII troop transport plane will return to Normandy</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CAROLYN THOMPSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-23T17:24:35.411-06:00">Updated Mar 23, 2014 05:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Geneseo, N.Y. • The next time the American military transport plane known as Whiskey 7 drops its paratroopers over Normandy, France, it will be for a commemoration instead of an invasion. Seventy years after taking part in D-Day, the plane now housed at the National Warplane Museum in western New York is being prepared to recreate its role in the mission, when it dropped troops behind enemy lines under German fire. At the invitation of the French government, the restored Douglas C-47 will fly in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577194892014-03-23T17:24:35.411-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-23T17:24:35.411-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57719489@www.sltrib.com Sun, 23 Mar 2014 17:24:35 MDT Not much to report, but that can’t stop wall-to-wall news coverage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57699641-68/plane-cnn-missing-week.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57699641-68/plane-cnn-missing-week.html.csp">Not much to report, but that can’t stop wall-to-wall news coverage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID BAUDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-18T21:11:16.946-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 09:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BC-US--Malaysia-Plane-Media,1044 Media absorbed in made-for-TV mystery AP Photo TOK603 (Eds: With AP Photos.) By DAVID BAUDER AP Television Writer NEW YORK • The missing Malaysian plane is a made-for-TV mystery where the public’s hunger for the story seems inversely proportional to the amount of solid leads for solving the case. The story led ABC’s “Good Morning America” again Tuesday, when Bob Woodruff reported from a Malaysian fishing village, interviewing a man who said he saw a jet flying l...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576996412014-03-18T21:11:16.946-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-18T21:11:16.946-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57699641@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 21:11:16 MDT French zoo shows off rare Asiatic lion clubs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57607039-68/zoo-asiatic-lion-besancon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57607039-68/zoo-asiatic-lion-besancon.html.csp">French zoo shows off rare Asiatic lion clubs</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-27T20:08:35.616-06:00">Updated Feb 27, 2014 08:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Besancon, France • Three Asiatic lion cubs are making their debut at a zoo in eastern France, raising slim hopes for one of the world’s rarest species. The Besancon (beuz-an-sohn) zoo held off announcing the Dec. 31 births until this week, afraid the two females and a male might not survive. Their mother let a single cub die last year, and the three are being kept from their father until zookeepers are sure he won’t hurt them. There are about 300 Asiatic lions in the wild, all in an Indian reser...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576070392014-02-27T20:08:35.616-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-27T20:08:35.616-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57607039@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Feb 2014 20:08:35 MDT Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: U.S.-French ties get a boost at the White House http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57558251-82/france-french-united-ally.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57558251-82/france-french-united-ally.html.csp">Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: U.S.-French ties get a boost at the White House</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pittsburgh post-gazette</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-19T08:54:35.651-06:00">Updated Feb 19, 2014 08:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The three-day visit of French President Francois Hollande to the United States last week, once the fluff about his love life was brushed away, underlined the importance of the relationship between America and France. France has had particular value to the United States as an ally, starting in America’s revolutionary period. Perhaps its most useful characteristic as an ally across the years is that it wields credible military power and is willing and able to use it. The French president is able t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57558251@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Feb 2014 08:54:35 MDT Dowd: French president forgot: Marry first, then cheat http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57557777-82/french-hollande-france-mistress.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57557777-82/french-hollande-france-mistress.html.csp">Dowd: French president forgot: Marry first, then cheat</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MAUREEN DOWD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-17T12:05:02.238-06:00">Updated Feb 17, 2014 12:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">PARIS - Only the French could have an etiquette scandal. Let Americans get in a lather over peccadillos of state. The French are lamenting the state of propriety. No one in the land of Napoleon is following the code. And it is putting the citoyens of this once luminous empire in a dark mood. They are less concerned about their president’s slamming-door farcical adventures in amour than they are about the blow to their amour-propre. They fret that their image is more Feydeau than Rousseau. On thi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57557777@www.sltrib.com Mon, 17 Feb 2014 12:05:02 MDT