Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:12:12 GMT
France: Air Algerie flight vanished over Mali
PARIS (AP) — France's transport minister says the Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people vanished over northern Mali. The flight was traveling from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital when it disappeared from radar early Thursday. Transport Minister Frederic ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:12:04 GMT
Ukraine worries 'set to weigh' on eurozone economy
That's the verdict of financial information company Markit even as it noted Thursday a growth pick-up during July despite ongoing stagnation in France, Europe's second-largest economy. Its purchasing managers' index — a gauge of business activity — rose ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:11:27 GMT
Tour de France riders brace for arduous climb in stage 18
PAU, France -- Riders have set out on Stage 18 of the Tour de France, which reaches its final day of mountain racing with the yellow jersey securely on the shoulders of Italy's Vincenzo Nibali. Thursday's stage sees the 166 remaining riders tackle the ...