CAIRO (AP) — France's foreign minister on Monday said his country would support Sudan's new leaders in their efforts to achieve peace with rebel groups, and work to end the African country's...
PARIS (AP) — Thousands of French professionals, including lawyers and doctors, took to the streets of Paris Monday in a new protest against the government's planned pension changes.
PARIS (AP) — France's First Lady Brigitte Macron has visited a new adult school she helped found in a poor Paris suburb.
The wife of President Emmanuel Macron, who was a teacher, said Monday...
PARIS (AP) — French wives and children of Islamic State fighters have filed a legal complaint against France's foreign minister, saying he was "sacrificing children" in the face of public...
PARIS (AP) — Former U.S. National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, who leaked classified documents detailing government surveillance programs, is calling on French President Emmanuel...
PARIS (AP) — New signing Dario Benedetto scored twice as Marseille rallied from 2-0 down to win 4-3 away to struggling Monaco and take fourth place in the French league on Sunday.
BEIJING (AP) — FIBA will look at adjusting travel demands on teams at the next World Cup, after this tournament in China led to many complaints about the distances that nations participating in...
BEIJING (AP) — France defeated Australia 67-59 on Sunday to take the third-place game in the World Cup. It was France's second straight bronze medal in the event and matches its best...
France’s Macron tries the common touch to win back support
BONNEUIL-SUR-MARNE, France (AP) — The warehouse that French President Emmanuel Macron visited was hundreds of miles and a world away from the prestige of the G-7 summit he hosted a few weeks...
France to honor 94-year-old WWII veteran with top honor
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A 94-year-old World War II veteran from western Indiana will receive France's highest honor later this month for his wartime service.
Ukraine fears forced concessions at talks with Russia
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — The Ukrainian president's envoy for peace talks with Russia-backed separatists expressed concern Friday that the leaders of France and Germany will push Ukraine to make...
FIFA bans Russian fans organizer for social media posts
ZURICH (AP) — Russian fans organizer Alexander Shprygin has been banned from soccer for two years by FIFA for posting far-right content online.
France bans shows by ailing bear following abuse complaints
PARIS (AP) — French authorities have banned the owners of a sick bear from displaying the animal in public shows after an inspection found that it suffered from severe health problems and was...
Argentina moves to World Cup final, tops France 80-66
BEIJING (AP) — Luis Scola was asked what Sunday will mean to him, and he didn't hesitate with the answer.
"Everything," he said.
The veteran Argentinian forward didn't need to give...
Europeans warn Netanyahu over West Bank annexation vow
BERLIN (AP) — Five major European countries say an Israeli annexation of parts of the West Bank would "constitute a serious breach of international law."
Mazzola to succeed Davis as Lyric Opera music director
There will be two Italian music directors in Chicago.
Enrique Mazzola will become the top conductor at the Lyric Opera of Chicago following the retirement of Andrew Davis at the end of the...
Google pays France over $1 billion to settle tax case
PARIS (AP) — Tech giant Google said Thursday it has paid over one billion dollars to French authorities to settle a years-long dispute over allegations of tax fraud.
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Plenty of NBA talent left among 4 World Cup semifinalists
BEIJING (AP) — There's plenty of NBA talent left among the World Cup semifinalists, even if that foursome does not include the United States.
Paris court finds Saudi princess guilty in beating case
PARIS (AP) — A French court found the only daughter of Saudi Arabia's King Salman guilty of complicity in violence Thursday for ordering her bodyguard to detain and strike a plumber for taking...
Head of France’s National Assembly to keep job amid probe
PARIS (AP) — The speaker of France's lower house of parliament says he is determined to continue with his job after he was charged with a conflict of interest for allegedly taking advantage of his...
Struggling France heads to World Cup with limited ambition
PARIS (AP) — The Rugby World Cup could be problematic for a France team struggling to emerge from a slump which has turned confident players into doubtful ones.
French referees keep right to halt games for abusive chants
PARIS (AP) — The French league insisted Wednesday that referees still have the right to stop matches in case of homophobic chanting, despite the national federation president urging them not to...
A shocker: US beaten by France 89-79 in World Cup quarters
DONGGUAN, China (AP) — No gold. No medal. No more winning streak.
The U.S. reign atop international basketball has ended — this time, thwarted by France at the World Cup.
Australia tops Czechs 82-70, heads to World Cup semifinals
SHANGHAI (AP) — Patty Mills scored 24 points and Australia moved into the World Cup semifinals with an 82-70 victory over the Czech Republic on Wednesday night.
France urges victims to come forward in Epstein sex probe
PARIS (AP) — French police are appealing for victims and witnesses to come forward to aid their probe into Jeffrey Epstein and anyone else involved in the disgraced financier's alleged sexual...
No-spray zones divide French farmers from anxious neighbors
PARIS (AP) — When tractors laden with pesticides and other chemicals start spraying the vineyards that produce fruity Bordeaux wines, Marie-Lys Bibeyran's phone starts to ring.
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Griezmann misses another penalty as France beats Andorra 3-0
PARIS (AP) — Antoine Griezmann did better as a provider than a finisher, again missing a penalty before setting up the second goal as France beat Andorra 3-0 in a European Championship qualifying...
French soccer head urged to quit over anti-gay chants order
PARIS (AP) — Referees have been told by the head of French soccer to ignore a FIFA directive and no longer stop matches when there is homophobic chanting.
Corruption probe targets General Electric chief in France
PARIS (AP) — French authorities are investigating a possible conflict of interest after a former government adviser was named to head General Electric's operations in France.
France’s business federation warns of ‘Brexit without end’
PARIS (AP) — France's main business federation says Britain's Oct. 31 departure from the European Union shouldn't be delayed again unless there's a major shift in negotiations, warning that "a...
World leaders support French first lady amid Brazil insults
PARIS (AP) — World leaders have offered their support to Brigitte Macron, the wife of France's president, after a string of public insults from Brazilian leaders targeting her...
Argentina ousts Serbia, moves into World Cup semifinals
DONGGUAN, China (AP) — The last time Luis Scola went to the semifinals of the World Cup, he was 26 and waiting to bring his long, flowing dark hair to the NBA for the first time.
Report: Schumacher treated in secrecy in Paris hospital
PARIS (AP) — Seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher has been admitted to a Paris hospital to be treated Tuesday with cutting-edge stem-cell therapy, according to a French...
Boatload of cash: Aussies train for $1 million SailGP finale
The allure of $1 million is worth extra time on the water for skipper Tom Slingsby and his Australian crew.
With the finale of SailGP's inaugural season approaching, Slingsby and his mates...
Like wine from France’s Rhone Valley? Head to Walla Walla
WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) — Southeastern Washington has been producing high-quality wines for decades. But in the past five years, the wineries of the Walla Walla Valley have drawn international...
Olympic bound US tops Brazil 89-73, gains World Cup quarters
SHENZHEN, China (AP) — The first mission for the U.S. is complete: The Americans are going to the Tokyo Olympics.
Czech Republic, US complete World Cup quarterfinal field
The Czech Republic and the United States completed the field on Monday for the quarterfinals of the basketball World Cup.
French foreign minister wants to rebuild ties with Russia
MOSCOW (AP) — France's top diplomat says a major prisoner swap between Russia and Ukraine should act as a catalyst for improved ties between his country and Moscow.
Macron apologizes to Albania on wrong anthem at soccer game
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albania's prime minister says French President Emmanuel Macron has apologized to him after the wrong national anthem was played ahead of a European Championship qualifier...
WWII ‘Screaming Eagle’ veteran Henry Ochsner dies at 96
CALIFORNIA CITY, Calif. (AP) — World War II veteran Henry Ochsner, who landed on the beach at Normandy on D-Day and later received the French government's highest honor for his service, has died....
France says 1,500 died in summer’s heat wave
PARIS (AP) — France's health minister says 1,500 people died in this summer's heat wave in France — but a campaign of public awareness saved many lives.
FIBA suspends referees from France-Lithuania game
SHENZHEN, China (AP) — FIBA suspended the officials who worked France's debated win over Lithuania for the remainder of the World Cup on Sunday, while upholding the final score of the protested...
France, Australia into World Cup quarters; US must wait
France and Australia reached the quarterfinals of the World Cup on Saturday. They join Serbia, Spain, Poland and Argentina in the final eight.
Giroud, Kane and Ronaldo on target in Euro 2020 qualifying
PARIS (AP) — While Olivier Giroud fights to start for Chelsea, his France place looks rock solid heading toward the European Championship next year.
Wrong anthem played for Albania before match against France
PARIS (AP) — In an embarrassing mix-up, the wrong national anthem was played for Albania before it faced France in a European Championship qualifier on Saturday.
Brazil official apologizes for insulting French first lady
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's economy minister is apologizing for making fun of the appearance of France's first lady — comments that angered many in both countries.