(PARIS) — French prosecutors say authorities have arrested the suspected gunman in a shooting at a Paris newspaper that gravely wounded a photographer.
Agnes Thibault Lecuivre, a spokeswoman for the French prosecutor’s office, said that “a suspect with a strong resemblance to the shooter” was arrested Wednesday evening. The …
(LONDON) — He’s been turned down by planes, trains and even a cruise ship in his quest to return home — and his family says it’s because of he has been deemed too fat to travel. Now Frenchman Kevin Chenais’ long and fitful journey is coming to an end.
A ferry company accepted Chenais on Wednesday for a trip across the English …
Iran’s Supreme Leader called Israel “the rabid dog” of the region
The gunman on the loose seriously injured one person and forced a hostage to drive him to the tourist-filled Avenue des Champs-Élysées.
(PARIS) — Between 2,000 and 4,000 freight trucks have closed off major French highways and slowed traffic to a crawl on nine roadways to protest a proposed environmental tax on heavy loads.
France’s Socialist government in late October suspended the tax, which initially was the focus of numerous protests in the region of Brittany, …
(PARIS) — France’s principal credit rating was downgraded again Friday by Standard & Poor’s, which said the country has limited ability to get its public finances in shape and make its economy more competitive.
The agency lowered France’s long-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings one notch to AA from AA+. …
Parents outraged at five-day school week
France’s Bordeaux region experiences one of its poorest harvests ever
According to a new poll, only 26 percent of respondents approve of him
Prosecutor says she may have been there since birth
Father-and-son team used wax to make bottles look older
In the fight for online privacy, Jan Philipp Albrecht, a German member of the European Parliament, sees himself as Edward Snowden’s comrade in arms. They are the same age, 30, and take the same crusading tone when the subject …
NSA reportedly eavesdropped on over 70 million French phone calls in just under a month