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Moment of Silence Observed for Paris Victims

France enters its third and final national day of mourning Monday with a midday moment of silence to pay homage to the victims of the Paris attacks.  The European Union has asked all its member states to participate in the silent observation.  French President Francois Hollande is scheduled to mark the silent remembrance at the Sorbonne. French fighter jets launched massive airstrikes Sunday evening against the Islamic State (IS) stronghold of Raqqa, destroying a command post...

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