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August 21 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Aug 21 2014, 10:37:26

Bank of America Corp has reached a $16.65 billion settlement with U.S. regulators to settle charges that it misled investors into buying troubled mortgage-backed securities.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Aug 21 2014, 08:35:30

Oxana Chorna finishes loading the vehicle with tents, uniforms, shoes and, most importantly, food and water. She triumphantly brandishes a bag with "survival kit" written on it, as if it was a trophy.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Aug 21 2014, 03:09:28

An Israeli air strike killed three senior Hamas military commanders in the Gaza Strip on Thursday, the Islamist group said, the clearest sign yet Israel is focusing its assault on those leading attacks from the Palestinian enclave.

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August 20 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Aug 20 2014, 22:11:54

US forces tried but failed to rescue American reporter James Foley and other US hostages held in Syria by so-called Islamic State (IS) insurgents, officials revealed on Wednesday.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Aug 20 2014, 21:13:21

US Attorney General Eric Holder met with community members in Ferguson, Missouri, on Wednesday and vowed a thorough civil rights probe into the fatal police shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Aug 20 2014, 16:52:03

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday Israel's military campaign in Gaza may be an extended operation and he accused the territory's Hamas rulers of using "savagery" against civilians just like Islamic State militants in Iraq.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Aug 20 2014, 16:36:57

A French village has rallied behind an elderly British couple whose neighbours - also from the UK - boarded up their front door and blocked their windows in an ongoing property dispute (see below for pictures).

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Aug 20 2014, 15:10:14

The French capital fell to the Nazis in 1940. Four years later, Parisians, led by the French Resistance, rose up against the German occupiers. FRANCE 24 takes you back to August 1944 and the Liberation.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Aug 20 2014, 07:47:24

The gruesome video of the beheading of a US journalist by an Islamic State (IS) militant marked a return to a grotesque, old-style jihadist propaganda as social media sites scrambled to block the clip.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Wed Aug 20 2014, 07:11:27

Seven decades after Allied Forces reclaimed France from Nazi Germany, the famed American photo editor and journalist John G. Morris has published his own, often unconventional, snapshots of the historic military campaign.

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