A farmer speaks with French policemen in front of the Environment ...
Feb 3rd, 2012
(Reuters) - A farmer speaks with French policemen in front of the Environment Ministry after members of the French young farmers union and French regional farmers union (FDSEA) dumped straw bales and agricultural products in Paris February 3, 2012, to protest against the French government's agricultural policy. REUTERS/Jacky Naegelen (FRANCE - Tags: AGRICULTURE POLITICS CIVIL UNREST BUSINESS) -
PARIS (Reuters) - The French stock market authority has found LVMH secretly bought shares in rival Hermes to build a stake, and not merely make a financial investment as the luxury group has claimed, a newspaper reported. LVMH said it would fight the findings of the watchdog's probe before its sanctions committee when it meets on May 31 to hea... [Full Article]
ROME (AP) - In the very moments Italy's new coalition government was being sworn in, ending months of political paralysis in a country hoping to revive a bleak economy, a middle-aged unemployed bricklayer opened fire Sunday in the square outside the premier's office, seriously wounding two policemen, authorities said. (Source: Associated ... [Full Article]
CANNES, France (AP) - Before "Fruitvale Station," Michael B. Jordan was glimpsed sporadically in supporting roles on TV shows like "The Wire" and "Friday Night Lights," and in films like "Chronicle" and "Red Tails." (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
By Patricia Reaney NEW YORK (Reuters) - Actor Leonardo DiCaprio, the star of the new film "The Great Gatsby," and his foundation have teamed up with Christie's for a charity auction next week to benefit environmental causes. Thirty-three works, many created for and donated to the auction by some of the world's top artists, will ... [Full Article]