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Champs-Élysées: Avenue in Paris, France
The Avenue des Champs-Élysées is an avenue in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, France, 1.9 kilometres (1.2 mi) long and 70 metres (230 ft) wide, running between the Place de la Concorde and the Place Charles de Gaulle, where the Arc de Triomphe is located. It is known for its theatres, cafés, and luxury shops, for the annual Bastille Day military parade, and as the finish of the Tour de France cycling race.

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83 arrests, cars ablaze as angry PSG fans clash with police

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How the world welcomed the start of a new decade

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HSBC France to leave its Champs Elysees headquarters - sources

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A Tour for the ages getting its first South American winner

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Egan Bernal takes Tour de France lead amid storm chaos

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French police fire tear gas as protests follow Bastille Day parade

French police fired tear gas to disperse protesters from Paris's Champs Elysees avenue on Sunday, a few hours after President Emmanuel Macron had reviewed the traditional Bastille Day military parade..
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Macron Showcases Europe Military Prowess at Paris Parade

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President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday sought to showcase European military cooperation in France's annual Bastille Day parade at a time of growing tensions between Europe and the United States. Key EU..
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Protesters, police clash around Paris's Champs-Élysées after Bastille Day parade

French police fired tear gas at protesters during a tense standoff in central Paris on Sunday in the aftermath of the annual Bastille Day military parade on the Champs-Elysees, AFP reporters said.
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A French inventor and entrepreneur on Sunday soared above the Champs-Elysees on a turbine engine-powered flyboard in front of President Emmanuel Macron and other EU leaders.
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