All posts tagged "France"
Trump Presents ‘Partner’ Pence, but No Doubt Who’s the Star
NEW YORK – Donald Trump presented running mate Mike Pence to the nation Saturday, hailing the Indiana governor as his “first choice” and “my partner in the campaign.” But he left no doubt in a sometimes awkward...
- Posted July 16, 2016
World Leaders React with Horror to Attack
Truck loaded with weapons and hand grenades drove onto a sidewalk for more than a mile
- Posted July 15, 2016
France’s Hollande Says State Of Emergency Will Be Lifted
State of emergency, in place since attacks in January claimed by the Islamic State group, will be lifted July 26
- Posted July 14, 2016
France Stabbing Suspect: ‘I Just Killed a Police Officer’
PARIS – A man who stabbed two police officials to death at their home in a Paris suburb posted a video online confessing to the killings and pledging loyalty to the Islamic State group. The attacker also...
- Posted June 14, 2016
Air France Pilots Join Embarrassing Train, Garbage Strikes
Paris mayor promising to clear city streets of garbage after 12-days of strikes
- Posted June 11, 2016
French Labor Unrest: Tear Gas, Blocked Roads, President Firm
Protest longer working hours, but President Hollande insists he won't abandon reforms
- Posted May 17, 2016
France Threatens ‘No’ to US-EU Trade Zone, Amid New Tensions
Greenpeace released confidential negotiating texts it claims shows U.S. ill intent
- Posted May 3, 2016
Trade Unions Hold Rallies to Mark May Day; Clashes
A look at some May Day events around the world
- Posted May 1, 2016
5 Things to Know about G-7 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting
HIROSHIMA, Japan – Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven industrialized countries are meeting in the western Japanese city of Hiroshima on Sunday and Monday. Germany’s Frank-Walter Steinmeier arrived late due to aircraft problems at departure and...
- Posted April 10, 2016
Facebook Nude-Painting Case Can Face Trial in France
PARIS – If you post a 19th-century nude painting on Facebook, is it art or impermissible nudity? That question is now cleared for trial in France, after an appeals court there ruled that an aggrieved user can...
- Posted February 12, 2016