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Mary Frances Berthold

Miss Berthold Berthold, Mary Frances. Our beloved aunt, sister, great-aunt, mentor and friend passed away on July 29, 2022, at the age of 80. Mary was born July 7, 1942, to Clarence Frederick Berthold and Helen Elizabeth (Roberts) Berthold. Mary is survived by her brother, James K. Berthold (Nancy); nephews, William K. Berthold (Rita), Bret […]

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Kay Frances (Honsinger) Dirks

Kay Frances (Honsinger) Dirks passed peacefully from this world on July 25, 2022, attended by loving family members. Born April 2, 1942, she was a lifelong resident of Eastern Washington. Her passion was children, and she spent her adult life encouraging their love of fun and learning. Graduating from Palouse High School in 1960, she […]

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Science

Drought and heatwave slows down France’s eco-friendly waterway transport

Issued on: 27/07/2022 – 11:09 Transporting freight on inland waterways is far more environmentally friendly than by road. But low rainfall and high temperatures have dramaticéally reduced water levels in France, limiting transport on canals around the Rhine river in particular. France transported 52 million tonnes of cargo on its waterways in 2021 – the equivalent of more […]

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Mary Frances Carroll

Mary Frances Carroll, 77, of Bonnieville, passed away Friday, July 22, 2022, at Kindred Hospital in Louisville. She was the daughter of the late James and Hazel Gaddie Ragland. Mary was a former cook with the Bacon Creek Café in Bonnieville. She was a member of Bonnieville Baptist Church and a former auxiliary member of […]

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Sports

Polish tennis star Iga Swiatek’s winning streak ends in defeat by France’s Alizé Cornet at Wimbledon

Swiatek, who lost to Cornet, 6-4 6-2, in the third round match, started slow in the opening set dropping the first three games before battling back and taking the next two. The two would split the next four games, but Cornet would eventually win the set. In the second set, momentum seemed to have shifted […]

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France’s Macron: Australia’s PM visit to Paris symbol of new relationship | Politics

French President Emmanuel Macron said his meeting this Friday in Paris with the new Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese reflected the will to rebuild the relationship between the two countries, which had been strained by a ditched submarine procurement contract. Last October, France accused its allies of stabbing it in the back when Australia opted […]

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Technology

France’s Thales creates cloud services company powered by Google

PARIS, June 30 (Reuters) – French defence company Thales (TCFP.PA) said on Thursday it has created a new firm, dubbed S3NS, in partnership with Google to offer state-vetted cloud computing services for the storage of some of the country’s most sensitive data. The new company is the result of an alliance sealed last year between […]

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Science

France’s Macron says deep-sea mining must not go ahead | Science-Environment

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday a legal framework was needed to stop deep-sea mining from going ahead and urged countries to put their money on science to better understand and protect the world’s oceans. There is growing international interest in deep-sea mining but there is also pressure from some environmental groups and governments […]

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World

Macron forced to beg for ‘compromise’ to end France’s political impasse after poll defeat

After suffering a major political blow, French President Emmanuel Macron broke his silence for the first time since he lost his absolute majority in France’s lower chamber, the National Assembly. With 245 seats, the President’s coalition fell short of the 289 seats needed to rule over the National Assembly without the opposition’s approval. President Macron […]

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France’s international Vivatech fair shows off world pioneers of Web3 frontier

The annual Vivatech trade fair is underway in Paris until Saturday. Four days of conferences and exchanges around Web3, the new generation of internet technology, touch on innovations such as cryptocurrency, blockchain, NFT and of course the latest hype known as the “metaverse”. In the history of the internet, Web 1.0 was the breakthrough for sharing basic written […]