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Missing Swiss twin girls were last seen alive on a ferry to the island of Corsica, a French official said Wednesday.

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Al Jarreau undergoes heart procedure in Franceupdated: Wed Jul 28 2010 10:04:00

Al Jarreau underwent a medical procedure to correct a heart arrhythmia that interrupted his European concert tour last week, his spokesman said Wednesday.

With tour on hold, Al Jarreau serenades doctorsupdated: Mon Jul 26 2010 12:19:00

Al Jarreau's newest audience is the medical staff at a cardiac center in Marseille, France, where the singer is undergoing tests after becoming "weak from the altitude" in the French Alps last week.

Volcanic ash shuts down Spanish airportsupdated: Sun May 09 2010 01:03:00

Sixteen Spanish airports closed Saturday because of ash blowing from an Icelandic volcano and threatened to disrupt more flights on Sunday.

Chic soap's ancient historyupdated: Thu Feb 18 2010 12:06:00

CNN's Atika Shubert looks at the 1,000-year-old tradition of making olive oil soap in Marseille, France.

Marseille's mega-mosqueupdated: Mon Feb 15 2010 10:04:00

A grand mosque is being built in France's second largest city. But is it needed? CNN's Atika Shubert reports.

Muslims split over Marseille's mega-mosqueupdated: Mon Feb 15 2010 10:04:00

Marseille, France's second largest city and the country's gateway to north Africa and the Mediterranean, is home to almost a quarter of a million Muslims.

People.com: Madonna Tour Set Collapses, Two Killedupdated: Fri Jul 17 2009 10:05:00

"I am devastated to have just received this tragic news," says the singer of the fatalities in France

French hold six pirates after hostages releasedupdated: Fri Apr 11 2008 11:57:00

French troops are holding six pirates after the 30-member crew of a luxury yacht hijacked a week ago off Somalia's coast were released, officials said Friday.

French navy pursues hijacked yachtupdated: Sat Apr 05 2008 09:20:00

A French navy vessel is in pursuit of a luxury yacht which pirates seized off the coast of Somalia a day earlier, the French Foreign Ministry said Saturday.

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