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PARIS | Doubts greet Macron’s ‘grand debate’ to quell French anger

PARIS—Jan 14, 2019—Anti-government protesters and political rivals of President Emmanuel Macron criticized a sweeping “letter to the French” he issued after two months of weekly demonstrations, saying Monday his response was inadequate to quell anger over his economic policies. The letter released Sunday explained how Macron wants to address the concerns roused by the yellow … Continue reading PARIS | Doubts greet Macron’s ‘grand debate’ to quell French anger

The Latest: Paris street is devastated by gas blast; 3 dead

PARIS —Jan 12, 2019—The Latest on blast at Paris bakery (all times local): 10 p.m. A powerful explosion apparently caused by a gas leak has blown apart a Paris bakery and devastated the street it was on, killing three people and injuring dozens. Witnesses described the explosion Saturday morning as deafening. It blew out windows … Continue reading The Latest: Paris street is devastated by gas blast; 3 dead