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Short-let apartments spark Paris row as Airbnb thrives

Short-let apartments spark Paris row as Airbnb thrives
The Airbnb internet phenomenon is a boon for tourists, who find accommodation in popular destinations at a fraction of the cost of a hotel. But in some cities the explosion of holiday lets is beginning to cause serious concern. The authorities in Paris …
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Overseas critics laud joint Pittsburgh CLO, Chatelet production 'American in
“I would beg, borrow or steal to see it all again,” says Francis Carlin in London's Financial Times. The musical, inspired by the Oscar-winning 1951 film that starred East Liberty native Gene Kelly, opened in Paris on Dec. 10 as a joint production …
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Gypsy infant refused burial in France gets grave
PARIS — An infant Gypsy girl who died suddenly will now have a resting place after one mayor refused to allow her to be buried in his town south of Paris, where the parents live in a camp. The girl's funeral will be held on Monday in a nearby town …
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