2 Killed, Dozen Hurt in French Supermarket Hostage-Taking

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said all information suggested it "seems to be a terrorist act."

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PARIS (AP) — An armed man took hostages in a supermarket in southern France on Friday, killing two and injuring about a dozen others, police said. He had earlier opened fire on officers nearby. A spokesman with the national police service told The Associated Press that the attacker was still in the supermarket but it was unclear if there were people inside with him. Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said all information suggested it “seems to…

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