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Chinese candy copycat sours French sweetmakers

Chinese candy copycat sours French sweetmakers

MARSEILLE — They are one of southern France’s favourite treats. But the traditional almond calisson sweets from Aix-en-Provence may be about to get an unwanted Chinese makeover.

Giant safety arch begins sliding over Chernobyl

Giant safety arch begins sliding over Chernobyl

KIEV — A giant arch shielding radioactive waste from the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster began sliding into place Monday with a mission of keeping the site safe for generations...