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Julie Charpentrat

Julie Charpentrat

    Microsoft co-founder, investor, philanthropist Paul Allen dead at 65
    Microsoft co-founder, investor, philanthropist Paul Allen dead at 65
    Paul Allen, who founded Microsoft with Bill Gates in the 1970s and later went on to become an investor, philanthropist and sports team owner, died...
    London prepares to showcase Paralympics
    London prepares to showcase Paralympics
    A record 4 200 athletes from 166 countries will be in the British capital, with the 11-day Games a near sell-out and expected to be watched by...
    French train speeds along at 574,8km/h
    French train speeds along at 574,8km/h
    A supercharged French Train a Grande Vitesse (TGV) on Tuesday smashed the world speed record for a train on rails, hurtling through the countryside...
    French train sets new world-record speed
    French train sets new world-record speed
    France's TGV train set a new world speed on rails on Tuesday, hitting 574,8km/h on a stretch of track in eastern France.
    Storms lay bare US refinery crisis
    Storms lay bare US refinery crisis
    If proof were needed that United States oil refineries are stretched to breaking point, the twin hurricanes of Katrina and now Rita have provided...