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Transit strike cripples Paris commute

Parisians had to find alternate ways to get to work Friday morning after the city's biggest public transit strike in nearly 13 years crippled subway and bus lines....

Transit strike cripples Paris commute

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Transit Strike Slows Paris to a Crawl, in a Warning to Macron The government’s pension reform plan would take aim at early retirement for some people, like transit workers, who consider it a benefit they have earned....
21:32, 09/13/2019

Hong Kong students, workers disrupt commute with strike The nearly three months of youth-dominated protests — calling for democracy and an independent inquiry into police conduct — will be tested as classes resume after the summer break in the semiautonomous Chinese territory....
06:32, 09/02/2019

Intense heat wave to strike Paris and across Europe PARIS (AP) — Authorities in the Paris region have issued an alert for intense heat expected in the French capital and across Europe this week. The alert level in Paris has been raised to “orange,” the second-highest level. France’s ...
04:00, 06/24/2019

Paris Commuters Hit As Metro Workers Strike Over Pension Reform Paris metro and other public transport workers walked off the job Friday over a planned pension overhaul, sparking huge traffic jams and forcing many people to stay home for the one-day strike action....
11:32, 09/13/2019

Paris sees biggest transport strike in decade over pensions The biggest strike to hit Paris public transport in more than a decade has disrupted tourists’ plans and forced commuters to work from home or find alternative ways to reach the office...
09:16, 09/13/2019

Paris strike: Chaos for commuters as huge walkout shuts down transport Parisian commuters suffered travel misery today as transport workers joined one of the city's biggest strikes over President Emmanuel Macron's pension reforms....
09:48, 09/15/2019

Sudan sit-in bloodshed cripples uprising Bure'e Mahjoub still hopes democracy will prevail over military rule in Sudan despite the bullet wounds he sustained in a raid on a protest camp that signaled another Arab uprising was facing the end....
09:32, 06/10/2019

Ransomware attack cripples at least 20 local Texas agencies, state government says At least 20 local government entities across Texas have been taken hostage by a coordinated ransomware attack, the Texas Department of Information Resources announced Friday....
23:00, 08/17/2019

Fort Lauderdale tourists evacuated from hotels after water main break cripples beach town Fort Lauderdale, Florida, hotels are evacuating guests after a water main break has threatened an area water outage.       ...
17:00, 07/18/2019

JetBlue operations delayed as 'global' computer outage briefly cripples airline, again JetBlue reported Tuesday morning that operations had been slowed by what it called a "global Sabre outage impacting multiple airlines."        ...
18:16, 05/14/2019

The best personal EVs for any commute My commute isn't too bad. I have to walk a mile or so to the metro, ride it for about 25 minutes, and then it's a short walk from the station to the office. Driving would be exponentially more annoying (traffic) and costly (there's a $...
09:16, 07/19/2019

Google Maps can now tell you how bad your commute will be Three weeks after Google announced Google Maps updates to help you stay safe in the event of a natural disaster, the company detailed a solution for a different kind of calamity: your commute....
14:48, 06/28/2019

Here's What a Normal Commute From Los Angeles Was Like in 1988 We may feel like we remember the past, but I think we only really to record highs, lows, and a few posed pictures in between. That’s why looking back on a long-forgotten moment of mundanity can be so fascinating. Or at least, that’s the best theory I...
19:32, 06/14/2019

Commute In Style With Amazon's One-Day Timbuk2 Sale Pack your travel stuff into a new Timbuk2 bag. There are plenty of messengers on sale in today’s Amazon Gold Box, as you’d expect from any self-respecting Timbuk2 sale, but you’ll also find backpacks in all shapes and sizes, as well as useful one-off...
06:16, 05/12/2019

Trump says he may commute Rod Blagojevich’s prison sentence The former Illinois governor was convicted of trying to sell then-President Barack Obama’s vacated Senate seat, as well as other campaign finance violations....
22:16, 08/07/2019

Here's how to cope with a work commute you hate The average commuter wastes 42 hours a year in traffic, which costs $1,400 in gas. There are physical and mental health costs as well.        ...
14:32, 05/22/2019

Trump Suggests He’s Likely to Commute Sentence of Rod Blagojevich Mr. Trump told reporters of the plans after a day of highly critical news coverage as he traveled to the sites of mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, Ohio, that left 31 dead....
03:16, 08/08/2019

Spotify is testing podcast suggestions for your commute In the past couple months, Spotify has doubled down on its podcasting efforts. It's invested hundreds of millions and acquired Gimlet, Anchor and Parcast. One thing the company lacks is a way to recommend podcasts to its audiences. But, accordin...
16:32, 05/01/2019

Google Maps can help you with the last mile of your daily commute If your daily commute involves more than just a subway ride from one station to another, Google Maps is about to become a lot more helpful to you. Starting today, Google is rolling out a new feature to the Maps Android and iOS apps that highlights ne...
16:32, 08/27/2019

Subway Commute Disrupted by Clogged Toilet This morning, some New York City subway commuters experienced an all-too-common occurrence (although less so than it used to be): delays during rush hour. The reason given by the official New York City Transit Twitter account was that nature called u...
09:16, 05/17/2019

Maharashtra Gets Its First Electric Bus For Inter-City Commute The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) has recently added the country's first inter-city air-conditioned electric bus to its fleet. Maharashtra is the first Indian state to get this......
10:00, 09/08/2019

Trump says he may commute sentence of former Illinois governor U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was seriously considering commuting the prison sentence of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich....
00:16, 08/08/2019

Ford Transit Ford this year added new driver-assistance technology and engines as part of the full-size van's freshening. Much like Ford's consumer-oriented vehicles, the Transit gets new technologies including precollision assist with automatic emergency braking...
20:16, 09/02/2019

Google Maps is getting smarter and making your commute easier Public transit is so prevalent in New York City that I can almost always reach my destination without having to leave the subway. At worst, I have to hop on a bus for the last leg of my journey. But even in NYC, and more often in cities where public ...
09:00, 08/28/2019

Stalled L train turns evening commute into a nightmare Rush hour L train service ground to a halt Thursday evening after a train stalled in the Canarsie Tunnel that runs underneath the East River between Manhattan and Brooklyn, the MTA said. The train stopped just before 5 p.m. and passengers had to be e...
23:00, 06/27/2019

Rush hour delivery: mom gives birth during morning commute (KING) Time in the car is often time we forget. But for Julie Aguila, Wednesday morning’s drive is one she will always remember. “I just didn’t expect delivering on a freeway,” said Aguila, who delivered her daughter Wednesday...
12:48, 08/08/2019

Maharashtra Gets India's First Electric Bus For Inter-City Commute The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) has recently added the country's first inter-city air-conditioned electric bus to its fleet. Maharashtra is the first Indian state to get this......
09:48, 09/07/2019

Google Maps will soon give you a heads-up on your busy train commute Google has been stepping up Google Maps and Google Assistant's abilities recently, with Maps able to advise you about speed limits and Assistant offering public transit info in new locations. Now, Google Maps is delivering details on how busy pu...
00:48, 06/28/2019

Spotify's latest playlist combines music and news for your commute It's no secret Spotify wants to know more about what you do in your car, and today the company is officially debuting a new playlist for your commute. "Your Daily Drive" is the first playlist on the service to combine podcasts and music, with th...
06:48, 06/12/2019

Google Maps’ new features for India just made my commute a lot less painful As someone who mostly relies on public transport to get around Bangalore, aka India’s IT capital, I’m happy to report that Google has just rolled out a bunch of commuter-friendly updates to Maps for users in the country, that will make it easy to opt...
05:48, 06/04/2019

Bernie Madoff asks Trump to commute 150-year sentence Bernie Madoff has asked President Donald Trump to commute his 150-year sentence, which he was given in 2009 for swindling tens of billions of dollars from thousands of people with the largest Ponzi scheme in history....
06:48, 07/25/2019

Train Derails in Hong Kong, Injuring 5 and Snarling Commute One man and four women were hospitalized after the rush-hour derailment. Such accidents are exceedingly rare in Hong Kong, and the cause was not immediately clear....
23:01, 09/16/2019

Supermarkets near home, fast-food along commute tied to obesity (Reuters Health) - People with more supermarkets and grocery stores close to home and workers who pass more fast food restaurants on their commute have higher odds of being overweight or obese, a U.S. study suggests....
07:48, 08/08/2019

The Subway Watchers: The TV Shows People Watch During Their Commute May Surprise You Riding the subways of New York City, I'm often daily crammed into somebody's armpit on one side, another's backpack on the other and face-to-face with somebody in front of me. The......
04:48, 09/04/2019

Trump Is Absolutely Going to Commute Disgraced Politician Rod Blagojevich’s Sentence—and Here’s Why It’s hard to remember a time when there was a politician arguably more corrupt than the current president, but that time was 2008, and the man was former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich....
17:16, 08/08/2019

After Strongly Suggesting He May Commute Blagojevich’s Sentence, Trump Says Matter Is Under Review Mr. Trump told reporters of the plans after a day of highly critical news coverage as he traveled to the sites of mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, Ohio, that left 31 dead....
02:48, 08/09/2019

Spotify Mashes Music and Short Podcasts Into a New Playlist for Your Miserable Commute Hot off the heels of releasing its standalone Stations app, Spotify is leaning even harder into that whole ‘reinvent the radio’ vibe. Today, the music streaming company released a new playlist called “Your Daily Drive” that uses an algorithm to mash ...
05:32, 06/12/2019

Lit firecracker thrown into subway train sparks morning commute chaos A group of kids set off a “large” firecracker on a rush hours subway train in Manhattan on Friday morning — sparking a panicked stampede from the car, officials and witnesses said. The chaos unfolded around 9:30 a.m. in a crowded re...
13:48, 05/31/2019

$2B San Francisco transit hub to re-open July 1 after fix SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A $2 billion transit terminal that was shut down six weeks after opening last year will re-open July 1. The Transbay Joint Powers Authority said Tuesday it has fixed the cracks that led to the San Francisco terminal’s abrup...
14:16, 06/11/2019

NJ Transit bus kills boy, 10, who was riding bike BERGENFIELD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey Transit bus has struck and killed a 10-year-old boy riding his bike. The accident occurred on Memorial Day in Bergenfield. Police responded to 911 calls shortly before 4 p.m. They tell The North Jersey Record tha...
06:16, 05/28/2019

UAW hourly workers hope for short strike against GM as strike begins Standing in light rain on the first day of the GM strike, UAW workers say they're unified but eager to get a deal brokered.       ...
13:17, 09/16/2019

South Western Railway strike: Thousands of commuters brace for second day of travel chaos as rail strike continues Thousands of commuters are bracing for a second day of travel chaos as South Western Railway (SWR) staff continue a strike over the role of train guards....
23:16, 06/18/2019

British Airways strike: Thousands of angry customers vent fury over cancelled flights due to strike action British Airways has been inundated with messages from angry customers after thousands of passengers received emails overnight to say their flights had been cancelled....
14:00, 08/24/2019

Putin knows we want Ukraine gas transit to continue, says Merkel Russian President Vladimir Putin has stressed that he is aware of Germany's demand that Ukraine continues to transport gas to Europe after the opening of the Nordstream 2 pipeline, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday....
06:16, 06/18/2019

MS-RT Ford Transit Connect offers aggressive looks for £24k News 8 May, 2019 Welsh tuning company MS-RT now offers a styling pack for the Transit Connect van, which adds a new body kit and a revised interior...
09:16, 05/08/2019

Transit union head says he will ‘cause havoc’ during negotiations The MTA’s largest union is planning to “cause havoc” to traffic with a rally outside the agency’s Lower Manhattan headquarters at the end of October amid contract negotiations with the agency. “We got to fill those stree...
17:16, 09/06/2019

Communications failure grinds 7 subway lines to a halt during sweltering rush hour commute Seven subway lines ground to a halt for more than 90 minutes on Friday evening, trapping rush hour commuters in trains and tunnels as temperatures in the city soared to 92 degrees. Transit officials on Twitter attributed the suspension of service on ...
18:16, 07/19/2019

Transit Records Show How 12,000 WWE Fans Got Stranded After WrestleMania The biggest story of WrestleMania 35 might have been just how damn long the show was, a whopping seven and a half hours, including the “kickoff” show. The card ran until just before 12:30 a.m., which impacted everyone watching both live and at home, ...
12:48, 07/19/2019

Rome implements recycling machine for transit cash Rome has implemented a new initiative aimed to help travelers earn money towards public transportation tickets Tuesday-- inserting plastic bottles into an automatic recycling bin. ...
12:00, 07/24/2019

Boston transit head seeks outside review after 2 derailments BOSTON (AP) — The head of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority is promising an independent review of recent derailments on the Boston-area transit system. MBTA General Manager Steve Poftak called for the “third-party assessment”...
13:32, 06/11/2019

NYC transit cops nab suspected serial killer with the help of smartphones Two transit cops were patrolling the subway in Manhattan Sunday when they spotted Nicholas Brent Gibson, a suspected serial killer, from a photo of him sent to their smartphones....
20:32, 05/11/2019

iOS 12.3 code hints at support for more forms of mass transit Apple's plans to expand support for mass transit now appear likely to hinge around its next big iOS 12 update. Tap Down Under has found code within iOS 12.3 that hints at support for EMV payment cards (think credit cards like AmEx, Mastercard a...
15:48, 05/05/2019

Denver Uber users can buy public transit tickets in the app Uber customers in Denver can now use the app to purchase transit tickets. This makes Denver the first city in the world to get the added capability, but it won't be the last. It's all part of Uber's goal to make the platform a one-stop...
10:48, 05/02/2019

Hungary should move children from 'prison-like' transit zones: U.N. A senior U.N. human rights official urged Hungary on Wednesday to move asylum-seeking families held in "prison-like" transit zones on the Serbian border to other facilities in Hungary that he said are almost empty....
13:00, 07/17/2019

Rome tests recycling bottles for transit cash The city of Rome unveiled three test machines Tuesday around metro stations where passengers can drop plastic water bottles, receiving five cents apiece through a scan on their phones....
14:16, 07/24/2019

Garmin Edge 530 and Varia RTL510 review: Keeping your bike commute safe and enhancing your outdoor fun Bike commuting can be a dangerous endeavor, but thanks to the Garmin Edge 530 and Varia tail light/radar, you can monitor approaching vehicles while tracking all of the details of your commute. The bike computer takes your training to the next level ...
09:00, 07/25/2019

Battle of the airport commute: CNBC tests Lyft vs Uber Copter, Blade helicopter in race to JFK Few things are more annoying than suffering through the traffic that plagues the notoriously unpredictable ride to one of NYC's airports. Here's what it's like to bypass it all with an on-demand chopper: Blade vs Uber in a race to JFK....
11:48, 08/19/2019

Air Canada sees A220 jet delivering boost for key U.S. transit traffic Air Canada said on Wednesday it will launch a direct Seattle-Montreal service next spring with its new A220-300 jets, as the carrier eyes new routes to grow its share of lucrative international transit traffic to and from the United States....
04:32, 08/14/2019

Larry J. Hanley, 62, Dies; Helped Rid Transit Union of Corruption A former bus driver, he won the presidency of the Amalgamated Transit Union after accusing the incumbent of failing to discipline a local linked to the mob....
11:32, 05/22/2019

Google goes Nigerian with local accent, 'informal' transit routes Commuters making their way through Nigeria can now hear travel advice in a local voice on Google Maps under new features aimed at attracting more users in Africa that were unveiled by the company on Wednesday....
09:00, 07/24/2019

The Innisfil experiment: the town that replaced public transit with Uber Ridership is high and there’s plenty of work for drivers, but success has come at a cost to this Ontario townPhotographs by Cole BurstonWhen Daniel Arrega, 19, heads to work at a mall in Innisfil, he has few options for his commute. Walking along the...
10:16, 07/16/2019

Veteran transit supervisor seriously injured after falling onto subway tracks An MTA worker miraculously survived being electrocuted by a third rail at the Yankee Stadium subway station Friday — and even walked up emergency stairs to the street afterward. The lucky-to-be-alive track supervisor, 52, was overseeing work in the s...
17:16, 09/06/2019

The top trends and technologies impacting consumer transit and the supply chain The transportation and logistics industry is in a time of rapid transition characterized by evolving shopping and transit trends. E-commerce is becoming the shopping channel of choice for consumers, putting pressure on logistics companies to ...
02:32, 07/19/2019

Google’s crowdsourced app Pigeon expands to all New York transit services Google’s crowdsourced transit app Pigeon is expanding beyond the Big Apple subway — and now provides service updates for every public transit service in the New York region, the company announced Wednesday. The Waze-like iPhone app launch...
14:00, 08/28/2019

NYPD Transit cops arrest a man for one murder, and he tells them he's committed 6 more When New York police officers tracked down a Florida man wanted in connection with a murder in Miami Beach, they had no idea they may have stopped a potential serial killer....
23:00, 05/09/2019

Why are Koch-funded activists trying to derail a US city's public transit? Phoenix will vote Tuesday on a light rail system expansion. It faces opposition from business owners backed by activists affiliated with the Koch networkFor years, Phoenix’s public transportation plans have included a network of light rail lines conn...
04:32, 08/27/2019

How Do We Design Transit That Works in the Future? Come Find Out This Thursday in New York More than half of the world’s population already lives in cities. The UN forecasts that could rise to almost 70 percent in the coming decades. What needs to happen in order to keep people moving in what will probably be even denser cities to come? H...
13:00, 05/14/2019

Transit union boss whines about coverage of cheating MTA workers Instead of chiding MTA employees who were busted abusing their tax-payer funded jobs, a transit union boss on Thursday lashed out at The Post and the agency’s inspector general for reporting on the fraud. “The media’s open season on...
23:00, 07/11/2019

Suspected subway saboteur has history of transit crimes: cops The transit troublemaker with a penchant for pulling emergency brakes has terrorized the rails before — as a serial subway surfer with a laundry list of arrests. Isaiah Thompson, 23, was busted last July for hanging onto the outside of a C train in B...
11:32, 05/24/2019

Fitbit Pay rolls out access to seven transit systems worldwide, including New York's MTA Fitbit is one of the world's most popular wearable brands and I see them on wrists during my commute every day. In addition to 24/7 activity tracking, Fitbit devices function as mobile payment devices and with today's release can even be used in lieu...
06:48, 05/29/2019

Google’s crowd-sourced app Pigeon expands to all New York transit services Google’s crowd-sourced transit app Pigeon is expanding beyond the Big Apple subway — and now provides service updates for every public transit service in the New York region, the company announced Wednesday. The Waze-like iPhone app launc...
12:00, 08/28/2019

Cloudflare’s Magic Transit lets you push your entire IP traffic through its servers Cloudflare today announced the launch of its latest network security product, called Magic Transit. This service allows organizations to send their entire network traffic through Cloudflare’s secure and performance-optimized network, offering protect...
07:00, 08/13/2019

Vegas tourism board backs $49M Elon Musk transit system LAS VEGAS (AP) — A company backed by tech billionaire Elon Musk has been granted a nearly $49 million contract to build a transit system using self-driving vehicles underneath the Las Vegas Convention Center. The board of directors of the Las Vegas C...
10:16, 05/23/2019

Public Transit Projects Cheaper Than Uber's $5.2 Billion Q2 Losses, Ranked Uber announced a $5.2 billion loss last quarter, bringing the company’s total losses to $16.2 billion since 2016. In completely, totally unrelated news, here are some public transportation projects currently under construction in the United States th...
02:48, 08/09/2019

NYPD transit chief: Serial subway menace had ‘razor in his teeth’ The NYPD’s transit chief detailed shocking cases of serial subway pervs and thugs Monday — as MTA board members demanded the agency and lawmakers figure out a way to ban repeat offenders from public transit. At an MTA board meeting, NYPD Chief ...
14:32, 06/24/2019

Author may lose book deal after shaming black transit worker An author and self-described “social media maven” is being dropped by a publishing house after she tweeted a photo of a black transit worker eating on a train in Washington, DC, and alerting the woman’s supervisors. Natasha Tynes, a social medi...
12:16, 05/13/2019

Writer sues after losing book deal over transit worker flap WASHINGTON (AP) — A writer who faced social media backlash for calling out a transit worker eating on a train is suing her publisher. Lawyers for Natasha Tynes filed suit against publisher Rare Bird Lit., Inc. on Friday in Los Angeles County Superior...
17:16, 06/08/2019

Author says losing book deal after shaming transit worker made her suicidal A Jordanian American author who lost her book deal after calling out a transit worker eating on a train is suing a book publisher for $13.4 million in damages, alleging the company “permanently ruined” her reputation and made her suicidal...
11:32, 06/10/2019

Trudeau pledges $1.2 billion for new tramway, expanded transit network in Quebec City In addition to the federal contribution, the Quebec government will invest $1.8 billion and the municipal government will contribute $300 million to the project....
14:48, 08/19/2019

Phoenix Votes to Expand Light Rail, as Cities Wrestle With Public Transit American cities have struggled over plans for light-rail systems in a debate that has pitted economic and environmental goals against worries over costs....
18:32, 08/28/2019

D.C. writer who lost book deal for shaming transit worker sues publisher for $13M: report A D.C.-based writer who lost her book deal for shaming a black Metro worker opened a $13 million lawsuit against her publisher on Friday, according to a report....
03:16, 06/10/2019

A Pregnant Woman Avoids Transit, Parents Battle in Court and Other Tales of Measles Anxiety Readers in some of the 22 states where measles have been diagnosed this year discuss how the fear of catching the disease is affecting their daily lives....
11:48, 05/03/2019

Train engineer who caused fatal 2016 Hoboken crash wins job back with NJ Transit The NJ Transit engineer who caused the deadly Hoboken train crash of 2016 will soon be back at the helm — on a “one-time, last chance basis” — after winning an appeal in court, a report says. Thomas Gallagher, who had been sus...
08:32, 09/12/2019

Transit Worker Put on Blast by DC Metro Snitch ‘Humiliated’ by the Attention, but Won’t Face Disciplinary Action The black Washington, D.C., transit worker who got put on blast by an irate commuter displeased by her decision to eat a little something before work was “embarrassed” and “humiliated” by the incident, but she won’t face disciplinary action....
18:16, 05/15/2019

House minority leader blocked bipartisan effort to limit China’s role in U.S. transit The move benefited a Chinese-backed company with a plant in Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s California district and frustrated even some fellow members of the Republican party....
03:00, 05/22/2019

South Western Railway strike: passengers complain of 'chronic overcrowding' in trains on day three of strike Commuters are facing a fresh bout of travel chaos as the third day of South Western Railway (SWR) staff's strike over the role of train guards gets underway....
01:32, 06/20/2019

Knee-deep flooding jams transit, swamps battered Brooklyn, darkens parts of New Jersey Trains and planes were delayed while cars and pedestrians slogged through knee-deep water in Brooklyn as flooding swept through parts of the borough.        ...
10:16, 07/23/2019

British Airways strike latest: Heathrow Terminal 5 reduced to 'ghost town' by 48-hour pilots' strike British Airways' Terminal 5 Heathrow base was a "ghost town" today as its worst ever pilots' strike grounded all but five of its scheduled 850 flights....
14:48, 09/09/2019

China slams US warship for 'provocative' transit through South China Sea, calling it 'maritime hegemony' China hit back at the U.S. on Wednesday after a Navy warship sailed near disputed islands China has claimed as its own in the South China Sea, calling the action “provocative” and a sign of “maritime hegemony.” ...
04:00, 08/30/2019

Delta customer 'cried for days' after 'priceless family heirlooms' were destroyed in transit A Delta passenger is criticizing the airline for not compensating her enough for damaging "highly treasured" family heirlooms stored in her luggage.       ...
09:16, 06/12/2019

Just Outside Paris, a Very Old, and Very New, Castle Owning a Louis XV-era chateau means deciding whether to honor the past or completely upend it. But for Jean-Louis Tapiau, the solution was somewhere in the middle....
04:48, 09/11/2019

A Paris hotel like no other Domaine de Chantilly is home to one of France's lesser known châteaux. When you're visiting Paris, it makes a great alternative to tourist-burdened Versailles....
11:00, 06/24/2019

A new museum in Paris is all about money The new Citéco museum of economics aims to make the mysteries of money comprehensible — and fun — for everyone. From art to film, there's plenty to discover between the walls of this castle-like former mansion....
16:48, 08/19/2019

5 Little Museums of Paris, for Little Travelers Yes, there’s the Louvre. But Paris and its surrounding region also have some 200 other museums, many of which cater happily to young travelers and their families....
11:00, 06/14/2019

Changes to the Paris skyline? Non merci Paris is known as one of the world's most elegant cities, captivating visitors with the charms of Montmartre, the romance of the Left Bank, graceful architecture and tree-lined boulevards. But wait:......
16:16, 05/29/2019

10 best French restaurants in Paris You come to Paris hungry and ready for the real deal -- classic restaurants, masterful chefs and authentic French food. Here are 10 of the best French restaurants in Paris....
13:48, 08/09/2019

Sagan: 'It would be my dream to win in Paris' "Despite the extreme hot weather, Peter Sagan remains one cool customer, and he took time out from his quest for another green jersey to speak to The Breakaway."...
11:32, 07/24/2019

Violence Erupts at May Day Rally in Paris The police in France fired tear gas after violence broke out at the labor rally, with masked vandals mixing with demonstrators, smashing vehicles and throwing rocks....
08:00, 05/01/2019

Wawrinka at his best in Paris since surgery in 2017 Stan Wawrinka believes he is playing his best tennis since undergoing surgery on his knee but said it was premature to start thinking about winning a second French Open title after beating Grigor Dimitrov in the third round....
13:00, 06/01/2019

The Kyrgios one-man circus rolls into Paris "With two completed matches on clay, a petulant tournament default in Rome and character assassinations of some of the game\u0027s leading players, Nick Kyrgios\u0027s French Open build-up has been more or less normal by his unorthodox standards."...
03:32, 05/23/2019

What to do in Paris while Notre Dame is out of commission Notre Dame Cathedral is under construction after April's devastating fire. But even with it out of commission, there's still plenty to do in Paris.       ...
07:16, 08/07/2019

Paris wants to give €500 subsidies for e-bikes The Île-de-France transport authority plans to offer citizens €500 to buy an e-bike in 2020. A growing number of local and national governments are following this model to make green transportation a cheaper option....
23:16, 09/15/2019

What's hot at the Paris Air Show in 2019 The Paris Air Show is the largest air show and aerospace-industry exhibition event in the world featuring amazing aircraft.       ...
17:32, 06/17/2019

Federer feels the love in Paris If Roger Federer wondered how much he means to the French Open he got his answer after a clinically efficient, yet still eye-catching, second-round win over German Oscar Otte on Wednesday....
16:00, 05/29/2019

May Day Protesters and Police Clash in Paris (PARIS) — French police clashed with stone-throwing protesters who set fires and smashed up vehicles as thousands of people gathered for May Day rallies Wednesday under tight security. About 165 arrests were made. Police repeatedly used tear ga...
09:00, 05/01/2019

Paris Is Getting a New Museum. Here’s a Sneak Peek. François Pinault, one of France’s richest men, is investing nearly $170 million in the Bourse de Commerce. Works from his own collection are set to go on display starting in 2020....
11:32, 04/28/2019

The Day Ernest Hemingway Liberated A Bar In Paris Even for Ernest Hemingway, a man whose bravado was matched only by his thirst, his liberation of the Ritz Hotel's bar in Paris was the stuff of legend....
16:32, 08/12/2019

The Paris Commune - from the archive, 1871 On 28 May 1871, French soldiers crushed the Paris Commune, a socialist government that had ruled the city for two months. See how the Guardian and Observer reported the insurrectionThe Paris Commune was a radical, popular led government that ruled Pa...
05:32, 06/26/2019

Fragile Wozniacki another top casualty in Paris Caroline Wozniacki completed a hat-trick of first round exits on red clay this season as she became the third former world number one to fall in the first round of the French Open....
08:48, 05/27/2019

Vuitton's Paris in Bloom Accessorized with a bouncy castle, designer Virgil Abloh’s Louis Vuitton collection took in the fresh air as his floral designs were paraded around the Place Dauphine while stars like Gigi Hadid sipped coffee on bistro chairs. (June 21)  ...
20:48, 06/21/2019

| Three dead in central Paris fire Three people have died and another was seriously injured in a fire that broke out in a building in central Paris in the early hours of Saturday, fire services said....
11:48, 06/22/2019

Tourist buses 'no longer welcome' in Paris France's capital is planning to limit access for tourist buses amid fears the city could become blighted by overtourism issues that are already affecting other major destinations....
09:16, 07/03/2019

Paris nudists can't be naked in peace They just want to get naked in Paris in peace, but some French naturists say the city's clothes-free zone in the Bois de Vincennes park is the target of unwelcome voyeurs....
13:48, 07/24/2019

Police Search Renault Headquarters Near Paris The raid was linked to an inquiry into Carlos Ghosn, the automaker’s former chairman and chief executive, according to reports in the French news media....
05:00, 07/03/2019

Paris protests violence against women in France Emmanuel Macron won the French presidency in part by pledging bold measures to end violence against women. But with deadly violence growing in France, activists have called on the government to end the "massacre."...
21:00, 07/06/2019

| Nadal powers on in Paris, Tsitsipas battles through Rafael Nadal continued the strong start to his bid for a record-extending 12th French Open title with a comfortable victory over German qualifier Yannick Maden....
09:32, 05/29/2019

| Barty looks to end 46-year Aussie drought in Paris Ashleigh Barty aims to end Australia's 46-year wait for a Roland Garros women's singles champion when she faces Czech teenage breakout star Marketa Vondrousova....
00:00, 06/08/2019

Paris hit by anti-Macron transport strikes Public transport workers in France's capital, Paris, have walked off the job in protest over a planned pension reform. It is the first major action against President Macron's plan for a "universal" pension system....
06:16, 09/13/2019

UN Chief Warns Paris Climate Goals Still Not Enough (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili) ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres took his global message urging immediate climate action to officials gathered in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday, where production of hydroca...
13:48, 06/30/2019

Fatigued Nishikori comes up empty against Nadal in Paris Playing two straight five-set matches ahead of his French Open quarterfinal against Rafael Nadal was certainly not the ideal preparation for Kei Nishikori        ...
03:48, 06/05/2019

My Paris record could be broken, says 'just normal' Nadal Rafael Nadal stands three victories away from winning a jaw-dropping 12th French Open title after reaching the quarter-finals on Sunday but says his haul could one day be beaten....
16:00, 06/02/2019

Paris To Limit Vehicle Use To Reduce Air Pollution Paris will restrict car use on Wednesday as a measure to fight against surging air pollution linked to intense heat wave that strikes most of French regions, the city's police department announced....
04:16, 06/26/2019

Neymar Accused Of Raping A Woman In Paris A Brazilian police document obtained by the Associated Press says Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has been accused of raping a woman in Paris last month....
19:00, 06/01/2019

Edmund interrupted by light in bid to battle through in Paris "British number one Kyle Edmund\u0027s match against France\u0027s Jeremy Chardy was suspended in the fifth set due to bad light on Monday evening at the French Open."...
14:16, 05/27/2019

Paris digs deep to green up, cool down Forests are shrinking around the world, but Europe is bucking the trend, with France at the heart of this reblooming effort. A new €72-million project in Paris plans to transform the City of Light into the City of Green....
11:48, 08/05/2019

Djokovic enjoying Paris mystery tour Novak Djokovic's French Open has been something of a magical mystery tour so far and it will continue into round three after a convincing win over Swiss Henri Laaksonen on Thursday....
12:16, 05/30/2019

Halep huffs and puffs into third round in Paris Reigning champion Simona Halep overcame stiff resistance from Magda Linette, as well as her own nerves and a bout of illness, to book her place in the third round of the French Open with a 6-4 5-7 6-3 victory on Thursday....
12:16, 05/30/2019

Thiem tames Monfils to advance into last eight in Paris Last year's runner-up Dominic Thiem made light work of Gael Monfils as he ended French presence in the singles draw with a no-nonsense 6-4 6-4 6-2 victory to reach the French Open quarter-finals on Monday....
09:00, 06/03/2019

Analysis: Of course Serena Williams unsatisfied by Paris run Fendrich on Tennis: Of course Serena Williams wasn't satisfied with making it to the third round in Paris        ...
12:00, 06/02/2019

New faces and usual suspects advance in Paris A fresh face will win the women's title at the French Open after champion Simona Halep crashed out to fast-rising teenager Amanda Anisimova on Thursday, but it was business as usual on the men's side as Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem raced though....
11:48, 06/06/2019

| IOC gives breakdancing green light for Paris 2024 The International Olympic Committee voted to approve the addition of breakdancing, skateboarding, sport climbing and surfing to the Paris 2024 Games....
11:00, 06/25/2019

France removes heatwave alert for Paris Paris authorities said on Monday that they had removed the amber-level heatwave alert that had been declared for the French capital since June 23, in the light of soaring temperatures across the country....
10:16, 07/01/2019

Barty's parents to miss the Paris party While millions of their compatriots will stay up late into the night to watch Ash Barty try and win the French Open on Saturday, her parents will be stranded just a couple of hundred miles away from Roland Garros....
00:32, 06/08/2019

Secret gardens and co-ed styles hit Paris men’s collections A frothing cherub fountain constructed of striped fabric drew the eyes and camera lenses of guests at Thom Browne’s fantastical Paris Fashion Week show...
20:16, 06/22/2019

Paris Air Show highlights electric flight Jet makers are working on myriad ways to make flying less damaging to the planet with battery-powered and hybrid planes. (June 20)       ...
12:48, 06/20/2019

Whitlock limbers up for Tokyo with Paris also in mind With one year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, and the pressure mounting, Britain's double gymnastics gold medallist Max Whitlock is already thinking ahead....
16:16, 07/24/2019

Airbus unveils new A321XLR at Paris Air Show Airbus on Monday unveiled a new version of its A321 at the Paris Air Show, saying the new airliner has a longer range than the old model and offers "unbeatable fuel efficiency."...
06:48, 06/17/2019

Paris hospital to file complaint after May Day protest Paris public hospitals' director says he is filing a police complaint after some protesters tried to force entry into a post-surgery ward as a May Day march passed near the building....
03:00, 05/02/2019

Paris hospital attacked by May Day protesters, say officials Staff say they stopped attempt to enter intensive care, but intruders smashed computersFrench officials say medical staff narrowly averted “a catastrophe” after May Day demonstrators reportedly stormed a Paris hospital and attempted to force their wa...
06:00, 05/02/2019

Paris sees scooter hype spreading Some 20,000 electric scooters are currently causing a bit of a stir in the French capital. Not everyone believes the scooter rentals are a good thing, and municipal authorities are hoping to curb the business....
02:00, 06/21/2019

FRENCH OPEN '19: How much do you know about the Paris Slam? FRENCH OPEN '19: See how much you know about the year's second Grand Slam tennis tournament by taking this AP quiz        ...
23:48, 05/22/2019

Hundreds Of Migrants Occupy Paris Landmark Hundreds of undocumented migrants surged into the Pantheon in central Paris on Friday, briefly occupying the vaunted memorial complex to demand talks with the prime minister on regularising their......
18:48, 07/12/2019

Paris Air Show: Skies darkening for Boeing Amid its MAX crisis, US planemaker Boeing has scaled back its presence at this week's aviation show. This gives a chance to European aerospace giant Airbus to steal a march against its US rival with new aircraft....
01:00, 06/16/2019

Firefighters accused of gang rape in Paris Three firefighters in custody after a woman made a complaint to policePolice are questioning three Paris firefighters in connection with the alleged rape of a woman at their station.The firefighters, who were not on duty at the time, allegedly brough...
10:32, 05/05/2019

Airbus bests Boeing on day one of the Paris Air Show Airbus kicked off the Paris Air Show by unveiling a new jet and announcing orders for over 100 new planes. Its chastened rival Boeing was meanwhile stuck playing defense over the 737 Max....
00:16, 06/18/2019

The one key that could lead us to another Nadal-Djokovic final in Paris You can't win a Grand Slam title in the first week, but you can certainly lose it. Which is why Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will be focused on one thing early on at the French Open: conserving energy....
23:00, 05/28/2019

Paris bookends remarkable decade for Barty Ashleigh Barty hated her first trip to Paris but 10 years later, after one of the more remarkable tennis journeys, she woke up in the French capital on Sunday as queen of Roland Garros....
11:32, 06/09/2019

Forget A to B, electric cars can now get you from London to Paris In the past, when people thought about electric cars they probably envisaged being stranded at the side of the road, an empty battery and not a charging point in sight....
05:48, 05/08/2019

Surrealist artist Man Ray's tomb vandalized in Paris A man has been arrested after the tomb of American-born surrealist artist Man Ray was desecrated in Montparnasse Cemetery in Paris, a city official said on Thursday....
10:48, 04/28/2019

For Paris with love: how Amélie became a musical – in pictures The much-loved film starring Audrey Tautou has been turned into a stage show. Designer Madeleine Girling explains how she found a new style to match its spirit Continue reading......
09:00, 05/03/2019

Paris Air Show: IAG orders 200 Boeing 737 Max jets Boeing announced it had inked a letter of intent with International Airlines Group for 200 737 Max aircraft, the first major deal for the plane since it was grounded earlier this year....
02:00, 06/19/2019

Breakdancing takes next step toward Paris 2024 Games Breakdancing and three other sports took another step toward appearing at the Paris 2024 Olympics after the International Olympic Committee on Tuesday voted in favor of their inclusion....
16:00, 06/25/2019

Stephens vs. Muguruza highlights 4th-round action in Paris PARIS (AP) — Only three of the 16 women still in the French Open field have won a Grand Slam tournament — and two of them play each other in the fourth round. The most intriguing matchup at Roland Garros on Sunday might just be 2017 U.S. Open champio...
00:32, 06/02/2019

Paris Police Clash With Protesters Ahead Of May Day March Paris riot police fired teargas as they squared off against hardline demonstrators among tens of thousands of May Day protesters, who flooded the city Wednesday in a test for France's zero-tolerance......
08:00, 05/01/2019

European, US diplomats meet in Paris for Iran talks The U.S. special envoy for Iran Brian Hook meets Thursday in Paris with French, German and British top diplomats for key talks on the Persian Gulf crisis, as European powers are trying to save the 2015 nuclear deal...
07:32, 06/27/2019

Eiffel Tower closed after man tries to climb Paris landmark Firefighters at scene as intruder seen dangling near top of towerThe Eiffel Tower has been evacuated after a man tried to scale it.The man could be seen dangling just below the third and highest level of the structure. A rescuer dressed in red could ...
10:16, 05/20/2019

| Paris's Notre-Dame to celebrate first mass after fire The Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris will host its first mass on Saturday, exactly two months after the devastating blaze that shocked France and the world....
01:00, 06/15/2019

| Paris welcomes first delegations preparing for 2024 Olympics With five years to go before the Olympic and Paralympic Games, the first foreign delegations began a two-day Paris visit to check out venues and possible base camps....
10:32, 07/02/2019

| WATCH: Pistol 'used in Van Gogh suicide' on auction in Paris The gun with which Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh allegedly took his own life will go under the hammer on 19 June at the Hôtel Drouot auction house in Paris....
01:00, 06/15/2019

Anticipation grows ahead of Federer's return to Paris "All Roger Federer had to do was strike a few silky forehands in his first practice session at Roland Garros for four years to create something of a social media frenzy this week."...
03:32, 05/23/2019

Rumours Of "Radioactive Water" In Paris, Probe Ordered After the panic, the prosecution: investigators in Paris have opened an enquiry to track down the source of false reports last week that drinking water in the French capital had been contaminated....
06:00, 07/23/2019

The Latest: Bryan twins, top seeds out of doubles in Paris PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 7 p.m. It was a day of upsets in men’s doubles at Roland Garros with 16-time Grand Slam champions Bob and Mike Bryan, plus the top-seeded pairing of Lukasz Kobot and Marcelo Melo...
11:00, 06/01/2019

Stars put on tribute for late Karl Lagerfeld in Paris PARIS (AP) — VIP friends of the Chanel’s late designer Karl Lagerfeld have staged a final tribute to his iconic life in Paris. Portraits of Lagerfeld, who died in February, lined the walls of the Grand Palais Thursday as models Claudia Schiffer...
13:48, 06/20/2019

Tennis: Tsitsipas' joie de vivre could carry him far in Paris World number six Stefanos Tsitsipas has been shooting up the rankings this year and with two titles bagged in 2019, including his first on clay, the carefree young Greek is a force to be reckoned with at the French Open....
02:32, 05/24/2019

Breakdancing moves closer to 2024 Paris debut IOC members have endorsed requests to provisionally add breakdancing to the 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris, pending a final decision in December 2020, and organizers can now look for a street venue....
13:00, 06/25/2019

In Cannes, ‘Les Miserables’ rings alarm for Paris suburbs A French film titled “Les Miserables,” a Cannes Film Festival entry, gives a gritty, modern view of the Paris suburbs that were a setting for Victor Hugo’s classic novel...
13:32, 05/16/2019

Paris archbishop: Notre Dame more than a tourist attraction Everyone, it seems, has an idea for how to rebuild Notre Dame. Proposals for its reconstruction include topping it with a modern glass cover, an ecological garden or even a swimming pool up on the roof....
06:00, 06/18/2019

Global warming may become unstoppable even if we stick to Paris target There could be a planetary threshold beyond which the earth will keep warming even if we stop pumping out more fossil fuels - the so-called 'Hothouse Earth' scenario...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Paris names squares and streets for LGBTQ icons Paris has renamed three squares and one street for four iconic LGBTQ people and events: Ovida Delect, Harvey Milk, Pierre Seel and the 1969 Stonewall riots....
11:32, 06/25/2019

'Prince of clay' Thiem hopes his time has come in Paris Austrian world number four Dominic Thiem was a losing finalist at the French Open last year as Spaniard Rafael Nadal continued his dominance on the Paris clay....
02:32, 05/24/2019

Kim Kardashian Says She'd Do "Anything" for Paris Hilton: "She Literally Gave Me a Career" There is no schedule too demanding for Kim Kardashian! "God, I'm so tired," she huffs in this preview clip from Keeping Up With the Kardashians' upcoming 17th season,......
07:32, 08/18/2019

Paris police arrest suspected attack plotters The Paris prosecutor's office says several people, including a minor, have been arrested on suspicion they were preparing an attack possibly targeting French security forces in the near future....
03:16, 04/29/2019

Rennes v Paris Saint-Germain: Ligue 1 – live! All the latest from the 8pm BST kick-off at Roazhon ParkEvery summer transfer deal from Europe’s top five leaguesEmail John your thoughts | or tweet @JohnBrewin_ 7.26pm BST Here’s a reminder of the action so far in Ligue 1 this weekend, plus elsewher...
11:32, 08/18/2019

House approves measure to keep US in Paris climate agreement WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-controlled House has approved legislation that would prevent President Donald Trump from following through on his pledge to withdraw the United States from a landmark global climate agreement. The bill also would ensu...
10:00, 05/02/2019

Paris zoo gives orangutan Nenette a 50th birthday party Nenette, one of the world's oldest Borneo orangutans in captivity, has celebrated her 50th birthday at a zoo in Paris, where she has lived almost all her life....
10:00, 06/16/2019

Boeing Focuses on Safety, Not Sales, at Paris Air Show Boeing arrived at the world’s largest aerospace extravaganza battling the biggest crisis in its history. It departs having secured a crucial vote of confidence in its beleaguered 737 MAX jetliner and the prospect of further orders on the horizon....
12:48, 06/20/2019

Paris wants a ‘Princess Diana Square’ at site of her death PARIS — Paris City Hall wants to name a small plaza after Princess Diana, at the site of the 1997 car crash that killed the cherished British royal. The site is adjacent to the Alma Tunnel where the accident occurred. The plaza is currently named aft...
01:00, 05/31/2019

Why are the World Cup semifinals and final being playing in Lyon and not Paris? The semifinals and final of the World Cup are being played in Lyon, home of Olympique Lyonnais, the most successful women's team in Europe.       ...
16:48, 07/01/2019

Tennis: Brazil once ruled Paris but Guga era now seems long way off For a few years at the turn of the century he was the King of Paris and the darling of Brazilian tennis but a failure to build on his success means no one is likely to challenge Gustavo Kuerten as Brazil’s best-known tennis player any time soon....
02:32, 05/24/2019

Report: Schumacher treated in secrecy in Paris hospital A Paris newspaper says seven-time Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher is being treated in great secrecy with a stem-cell therapy in one of the French capital’s hospitals...
01:00, 09/10/2019

Barty party underway as Ashleigh triumphs in Paris Ashleigh Barty, the Australian who ditched tennis to play professional cricket for a year, smashed Marketa Vondrousova for six on Saturday to lift the French Open crown at Roland Garros....
01:16, 06/09/2019

Paris says tourist buses no longer welcome in city center Paris aims to ban tourist buses from the city center to spur visitors to walk, cycle or take public transport, tackling complaints about nuisances caused by mass tourism, the French capital's deputy......
00:16, 07/03/2019

Teenager Vondrousova beats Martic to reach Paris last four Marketa Vondrousova's amazing French Open run continued on Tuesday when the unseeded Czech teenager beat Croatian Petra Martic 7-6(1) 7-5 to reach the semi-finals....
15:48, 06/04/2019

Rihanna launches new fashion brand in Paris with LVMH Barbadian singer Rihanna has unveiled her new fashion brand with Louis Vuitton owner LVMH, a rare move by the French group to set up a label from scratch as it taps into soaring demand for celebrity collaborations in the luxury world....
22:00, 05/22/2019

Paris celebrates 75th anniversary of liberation from Nazis Exactly 75 years ago, French resistance fighters, US soldiers and others freed Paris from years of Nazi occupation. The City of Light is marking the event with a parade — tracing the path tanks took when they arrived....
05:00, 08/25/2019

6 firefighters accused in alleged gang rape in Paris PARIS (AP) — Six Paris firefighters are facing charges in an investigation into an alleged gang rape in a city firehouse. The Paris prosecutor’s office said the six were taken into custody and will be presented Monday to a judge who is expected...
06:16, 05/06/2019

| Thiem battles past American wildcard in Paris Austrian fourth seed and 2018 runner-up Dominic Thiem defeated American wildcard Tommy Paul of the United States to reach the Roland Garros second round....
12:32, 05/27/2019

From Paris to Omaha: How Occidental CEO out-maneuvered Chevron in Anadarko bid Occidental Petroleum chief executive Vicki Hollub was caught off guard when U.S. oil giant Chevron swooped in last month with a $33 billion offer to buy Anadarko Petroleum, the oil and gas exploration and production firm she had been wooing for nearl...
00:00, 05/10/2019

Paris Says Its Missiles Found On Pro-Haftar Base In Libya The French defence ministry said Wednesday that its missiles had been found on a base used by forces loyal to Libya's Khalifa Haftar, but it denied supplying them to the rebels which would be a breach......
02:48, 07/10/2019

A Saudi Princess Is Being Tried in Absentia for an Alleged Paris Beating PARIS (AP) — The only daughter of Saudi Arabia’s King Salman was put on trial in absentia Tuesday in Paris for allegedly ordering her bodyguard to strike a plumber she suspected of taking photos and video at the Saudi royal family’s...
01:32, 07/10/2019

Carbon taxes alone won't be enough to meet Paris Agreement targets Carbon taxes alone won't be enough to slow climate change and limit global warming to less than 2 degrees Celsius, according to a new study published in the journal Joule....
18:48, 09/04/2019

Paris bans up to 60% of its cars as heatwave worsens pollution Paris has banned more than half of the cars registered in the region from its roads as a record heatwave worsens air pollution, the most drastic restrictions ever imposed there, officials said....
19:00, 06/27/2019

The Latest: Paris says ‘Non’ to older cars to counter heat BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on the heat wave in Europe (all times local): 12:50 p.m. Paris is banning older cars for the day as a heat wave aggravates the city’s pollution. Regional authorities estimate the measure put into place Wednesday affects...
04:48, 06/26/2019

Whitlock limbers up for Tokyo 2020 with Paris also in mind "With one year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, and the pressure mounting, Britain\u0027s double gymnastics gold medallist Max Whitlock is already thinking ahead."...
18:00, 07/24/2019

Women's World Cup kicks off in France, but you'd barely know it in Paris The Women's World Cup kicks off on Friday as hosts France take on South Korea. But if you were strolling the streets of Paris, you would be forgiven for not knowing it was happening....
09:32, 06/07/2019

Federer delights fans with hint of Paris return At the age of 37, Roger Federer knows he cannot keep playing amongst the world's greatest tennis players for too much longer, and his fans know that too, often treating his appearances round the world like valedictory performances....
09:32, 06/07/2019

Styles get romantic in Paris menswear with verdant blooms The renewed interest in brand Off-White continued this season at Paris Fashion Week, after its founder and designer Virgil Abloh last year became the first African-American to head a major European fashion house, at Louis Vuitton menswear...
06:48, 06/19/2019

Undocumented migrants storm Pantheon monument in Paris Hundreds of undocumented migrants calling themselves "black vests" stormed the Pantheon monument in central Paris on Friday demanding the right to remain in France....
12:48, 07/12/2019

Paris clamps down on electric scooters as law of the jungle rules If you're spending time in Paris this summer and decide to check out one of the 20,000 electric scooters buzzing along its boulevards, you might want to be careful how you ride and where you end up parking....
09:48, 06/24/2019

Climber attempts to scale Eiffel Tower in Paris The Eiffel Tower has been closed to visitors after a person has tried to scale it. A rescuer, seen in orange clothing, also scaled the building to assist the climber, who is wearing black clothing. (May 20)        ...
17:00, 05/20/2019

'Once you win here, why not win on the Champs-Elysees?' - Kelly backs Ewan to win in Paris "Caleb Ewan can underline his status as the fastest man in cycling by claiming victory on the Champs-Elysees, according to Eurosport expert Sean Kelly."...
12:48, 07/23/2019

"Flying Soldier" Soars Over Paris For Bastille Day Celebrations ''Flying soldier'' and French inventor Frank Zapata enthraled the crowd gathered for Bastille Day celebrations at the Champs Elysees Avenue in Paris on Sunday, by flying his turbine engine-powered......
21:16, 07/14/2019

Paris streets near Notre Dame to be decontaminated from lead Paris police have closed off streets near the Notre Dame cathedral as part of a lead decontamination effort. Several residents and activists had criticized authorities for underestimating the effects of lead pollution....
23:00, 08/13/2019

Observer archive: Students demonstrate in Paris, 10 May 1968 David Newell-Smith covered the events in the French capital, which culminated in “the night of the barricades.” Buy your exclusive print hereIn a spectacular surrender, the French government late tonight bowed to student violence in an attempt to def...
21:32, 05/11/2019

Chic, not sombre – Karl Lagerfeld honoured in Paris Famous faces attended Karl for Ever at the Grand Palais for a memorial as dramatic as his showsThe designer Karl Lagerfeld, who died in February, was honoured in Paris on Thursday with a memorial as upbeat and stadium-sized as the catwalk shows which...
19:00, 06/20/2019

NASA Administrator Available to Speak with Media at Paris Air Show NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will be available to speak with media during the International Paris Air Show on Tuesday, June 18, in Le Bourget, France....
06:48, 06/14/2019

Brazil's Neymar accused of rape in Paris — report A woman has reportedly accused Brazilian soccer star Neymar of raping her in Paris last month. The father of the Paris Saint-Germain star said "it is clear" that the incident "was a trap."...
03:16, 06/02/2019

Women who beat Serena, Osaka in Paris are quickly gone Beating 23-time major champion Serena Williams or No. 1-ranked Naomi Osaka at the French Open was one thing. Following up those upsets with other victories two days later was entirely something else for Sofia Kenin and Katerina Siniakova....
06:48, 06/04/2019

Scooter Operators Race to Remain on Streets of Paris The race for a limited number of licenses to operate electric scooters in Paris is driving brands to dredge discarded vehicles from the River Seine, run apologetic ad campaigns and reshape their workforces....
04:32, 08/13/2019

Djokovic v Thiem suspended in fifth set as rain returns in Paris "The French Open semi-final clash between Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem was suspended in the fifth set on Saturday as the rain returned in Paris."...
06:00, 06/08/2019

Cars Forced To Make Way For The Two-Wheel Revolution In Paris With the wind rushing through their hair, they zip past on bikes, electric scooters and mono-wheels, effortlessly passing lines of hot-and-bothered drivers stuck in the endless Paris traffic. In the......
08:16, 07/14/2019

Jet-powered flyboard soars over Paris for Bastille Day parade President Macron uses France’s national day to celebrate European defence cooperationFrance’s annual Bastille Day parade showcased European military cooperation and innovation on Sunday, complete with a French inventor hovering above Paris on a jet-p...
09:48, 07/14/2019

Undocumented migrants occupy Paris Pantheon for right to remain The Pantheon in Paris houses the tombs of some of France's greatest citizens. The migrants occupied the building to call for the right to stay, and for a meeting with the prime minister....
13:48, 07/12/2019

Minor hiccup as defending champion Halep advances in Paris Simona Halep dealt with the emotions and pressure of being the defending champion as she overcame a second-set blip to kick off her French Open campaign with a 6-2 3-6 6-1 win over Australian Ajla Tomljanovic on Tuesday....
13:32, 05/28/2019

Serena Williams to face 20-year-old American Kenin in Paris When Serena Williams saw a young U.S. tennis player distraught after a loss at a tournament earlier this season, she decided to do what felt right: console her        ...
02:48, 05/31/2019

‘Indecent’ and ‘Absurd’: Project for Gare du Nord Divides Paris The award-winning architect Jean Nouvel and others have warned that a €600-million renovation will turn Europe’s largest train station into a giant shopping center....
09:48, 09/04/2019

Fighting Rust, Serena Williams Has a Rocky Start in Paris Williams has barely played on clay and was terrible in the first set of her opening match before a sharp turn to winning form. Then she faced questions about Nike and mothers....
01:16, 05/28/2019

Paris bans vehicles as city sizzles in historic heatwave Paris is taking unprecedented action to keep vehicles from polluting the atmosphere as the city -- and other parts of Europe -- grapple with a severe heatwave that's pushed the mercury past the 100-degree mark....
05:48, 06/26/2019

Bosnian Arrested In Germany Over 2015 Paris Attacks: Police German authorities said Thursday they have arrested a Bosnian man wanted in connection with the 2015 Paris attacks and are preparing his extradition to Belgium....
03:00, 06/27/2019

Tennis: Teenager Parry triggers Mauresmo comparison in Paris One victory at the French Open and a single-handed backhand was all it took for 16-year-old wildcard Diane Parry to draw comparisons with former world number one and fellow Frenchwoman Amelie Mauresmo on Monday....
08:48, 05/27/2019

Lindsay Lohan Sweetly Responds to Paris Hilton's Shade Who needs a Burn Book when you have Andy Cohen and Instagram? In any case, Lindsay Lohan is taking the kill-her-with-kindness route when it comes to frenemy Paris Hilton. The 32-year-old......
09:32, 05/25/2019

Unfamiliar, but nice: Halep back in Paris to defend title Simona Halep is experiencing something new at the French Open this year, coming to Paris as the defending champion        ...
05:32, 05/24/2019

French court holds state responsible for Paris air pollution The French state is responsible for the air pollution in the Ile-de-France region around Paris, a local court said in a ground-breaking ruling, although it did not award damages to a mother and daughter who had suffered respiratory ailments....
13:48, 06/25/2019

Chanel Takes Métiers D’Art Show Back Home To Paris The 2019-2020 collection, which will be the first designed exclusively by Virginie Viard, will be staged on December 5 at an undisclosed location in the French capital...
02:32, 05/29/2019

Climate activists demonstrate outside Brazil embassies in Paris and London Several hundred environmental activists demonstrated on Friday outside the Brazilian embassy in Paris as a clash between the two countries' leaders over the issue of climate change intensified, while similar protests took place in London....
15:32, 08/23/2019

Breakdancers say getting into the Paris 2024 Olympics is ‘huge’ Getting hip to breakdancing’s appeal with young audiences, organizers of the 2024 Paris Olympics want the dance sport that spread from New York in the 1970s to become a medal event at the games. (June 13)        ...
19:16, 06/13/2019

World's largest urban farm to open – on a Paris rooftop The 14,000m² farm is set to open in the south-west of Paris early next yearIt’s a warm afternoon in late spring and before us rows of strawberry plants rustle in the breeze as the scent of fragrant herbs wafts across the air. Nearby, a bee buzzes laz...
04:00, 08/13/2019

Paris Saint-Germain to bid for £100m Zaha - Paper Round "Paris Saint-Germain will bid for Wilfried Zaha, Norwich City line up Jack Butland, players are told to sue social media, and Fiorentina want Bobby Duncan."...
18:00, 08/25/2019

Lindsay Lohan Cheekily Says "Who's That" When Asked About Frenemy Paris Hilton As far as responses go, this one is so fetch. When Lindsay Lohan was asked about frenemy Paris Hilton personally victimizing her, the Mean Girls actress cheekily said, "Who's......
11:48, 06/11/2019

Longtime Kenzo designers stage final show in Paris It was quite literally the final curtain for Kenzo’s Carol Lim and Humberto Leon at Paris Fashion Week on Sunday, after the duo’s eight successful years at the creative helm of the house came to a close...
12:00, 06/23/2019

Mladenovic and Babos claim women's doubles title in Paris "Hungary\u0027s Timea Babos and France\u0027s Kristina Mladenovic won the French Open women\u0027s doubles title when they thrashed China\u0027s Duan Yingying and Zheng Saisai 6-2 6-3 in the final on Sunday."...
07:00, 06/09/2019

Vive la Finance! A Chic Economics Museum Opens in Paris Housed in an old mansion-turned-bank, the interactive Citeco economics museum aims to appeal to everyone from 8-year-old penny pinchers to seasoned hedgefunders....
00:16, 08/08/2019

Johnson and Macron to hold ‘frank’ Brexit talks in Paris French observers fear Britain’s PM is setting up France to take blame over no-deal departureFollow the day’s political developments liveEmmanuel Macron will hold a friendly but “frank” working lunch with Boris Johnson on Thursday after dismissing his...
08:00, 08/22/2019

Don't miss: Celebrity prisons, virtual thrills and a dive under Paris Watch surveillance run amok at the cinema, fly through the air like a virtual bird, and spot the joins between science and fantasy in Anaïs Tondeur's latest art show...
12:32, 06/15/2019

U.S.'s Hook to meet European officials on Iran in Paris next week U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook plans to travel to Paris next week for talks about Iran with senior British, French and German officials, a senior European diplomat and another source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday....
12:32, 06/18/2019

Airbus sells another 31 planes to Cebu Pacific at Paris Air Show The airline has no intention to put a premium class in its A320neo and said it would be the first plane of its type to have 194 seats in a single class layout....
03:16, 06/18/2019

Airbus unveils new jet at Paris airshow and $15bn worth of orders The A321XLR is a long-haul version of the A321neo – a rival to Boeing’s grounded 737 MaxAirbus has stepped up the pressure on arch-rival Boeing on the opening day of the Paris airshow by launching a new long-range small passenger jet and announcing $...
16:16, 06/17/2019

Bangladeshi Man Filmed Masturbating On Paris Metro Gets 8 Months In Jail A French court on Monday sentenced a man to eight months suspended jail after he masturbated on the Paris metro in front of a woman who filmed the offence....
12:00, 06/17/2019

Cassius's Philippe Zdar dies in fall from Paris building French producer worked for acts including Phoenix, Kanye West and the Beastie BoysThe French DJ and producer Philippe Zdar has died after accidentally falling from a building in Paris, his agent has said. Zdar (born Philippe Cerboneschi) and Hubert B...
00:00, 06/20/2019

Airbus to launch A321XLR with nearly 200 orders at Paris Airshow: sources Airbus will launch a long-range version of its A321neo passenger jet at Paris Airshow and will announce close to 200 orders over the week, sources familiar with the matter said....
00:00, 06/17/2019

| Paris's Notre-Dame holds first mass since devastating blaze The Notre Dame cathedral in Paris hosted its first mass on Saturday exactly two months after a devastating blaze, with priests and worshippers wearing hard hats to protect themselves against possible falling debris....
22:16, 06/15/2019

Lindsey Horan back in Paris with USWNT for Women’s World Cup Said Horan, who skipped college soccer to play for Paris Saint-Germain: “Being on the world stage and being at a World Cup in this city — it’s just absolutely insane.”...
13:32, 06/15/2019

Paris may offer flying taxis to 2024 Olympics guests You can be sure that transportation will be a nightmare for many people attending the 2024 Paris Olympics, but technology could make it slightly more bearable. Airbus, Aeroports de Paris and the Paris Transport Authority are exploring the feasibilit...
13:32, 06/23/2019

Airbus to launch A321XLR with nearly 200 orders at Paris Airshow-sources Airbus will launch a long-range version of its A321neo passenger jet at Paris Airshow and will announce close to 200 orders over the week, sources familiar with the matter said....
01:48, 06/17/2019

Injured gilets jaunes protest in Paris against police violence ‘March of the mutilated’ calls for ban on use of explosive grenades and rubber bulletsAbout 200 gilets jaunes have staged a “march of the mutilated” through central Paris. Among them were people seriously injured in demonstrations since the movement ...
10:00, 06/02/2019

Serena, Osaka exits open Paris boulevard for Halep Simona Halep's path to a second successive French Open title cleared up in spectacular fashion on Saturday after 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams and world number one Naomi Osaka exited Roland Garros in the third round on Saturday....
20:32, 06/01/2019

Woman Accuses Neymar Of Raping Her In Paris; "Blackmail", Says His Father Star striker Neymar has been accused of raping a woman at a hotel in Paris, Brazilian media reports said Saturday, charges that the player's father slammed as attempted blackmail....
19:32, 06/01/2019

Djokovic beats qualifier, ready for 'real deal' in Paris Top seed Novak Djokovic barely broke sweat as he sauntered through the French Open third round with a 6-3 6-3 6-2 victory against Italian qualifier Salvatore Caruso on Saturday....
13:00, 06/01/2019

Pliskova's performance hampered by the slow clay in Paris So dominant earlier this month when she won the Italian Open, Karolina Pliskova looked out of her comfort zone on the red clay of Paris        ...
07:16, 05/31/2019

Paris plans 'Princess Diana Square' at site where she died Officials at Paris city hall have announced plans to name a small square after Diana, Princess of Wales, at the site of the car crash that killed the royal....
19:16, 05/30/2019

Why Cam Newton offered passenger $1,500 to switch seat on flight from Paris A video surfaced over the weekend appearing to show Carolina Panthers star Cam Newton offering $1,500 to switch seats aboard a 10-hour flight from Paris and getting turned down...
08:16, 06/25/2019

Exploring Paris while Notre Dame is out of commission: Other must-see spots to check out Notre Dame Cathedral may be out of commission for the next few years but there's still plenty to see in Paris, like its other churches and landmarks.       ...
07:16, 08/07/2019

| Nishikori battles past Paire to set-up Nadal clash in Paris Kei Nishikori came back from 1-4 and 3-5 down in the final set to beat Benoit Paire and will now face Rafael Nadal in the quarter-finals at Roland Garros....
06:32, 06/03/2019

Passengers Trapped In Train Off Paris Without Toilets, Power For 6 Hours Train passengers were stuck for six hours in a tunnel outside Paris on Tuesday after their high-speed service suffered a power cut just minutes after departure, leaving them in sweltering heat,......
07:00, 06/05/2019

Women's World Cup fever yet to take hold in Paris as tournament nears The biggest Women’s World Cup in history is kicking off at the Parc des Princes on Friday but in the city there is not the air of anticipation you would expectWith the biggest Women’s World Cup in history kicking off at the Parc des Princes in Paris ...
21:32, 06/06/2019

Paris puts a spoke in the wheel of electric scooter providers French capital has been flooded with 20,000 ‘e-scooters’ subject to few regulations or controlsParis is cracking down on electric scooters after an anarchic year in which startups flooded the city’s streets with their vehicles.The French capital has ...
11:00, 06/06/2019

Djokovic dismisses Zverev for semi-final spot in Paris Despite sending mighty serves crashing down from a great height, towering world number five Alexander Zverev could offer only momentary resistance to Novak Djokovic in Paris, as the top seed barged into the semi-finals of the French Open on Thursday ...
10:00, 06/06/2019

AP Source: FIFA vice president Ahmad detained in Paris PARIS (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says FIFA vice president Ahmad has been detained in Paris, a day before the start of the Women’s World Cup. The person says the African Football Confederation president was detained for question...
06:00, 06/06/2019

French Open: Djokovic, Halep ready for action in Paris A roof at the French Open can't come soon enough after rain completely washed out the four remaining quarterfinals Wednesday. It was a headache for fans and players alike....
02:32, 06/06/2019

French Open: Rain keeps Djokovic, Halep off court in wet Paris Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep have to wait until Thursday to resume their bids to win a second French Open title after rain completely washed out the four remaining Wednesday quarterfinals....
14:32, 06/05/2019

Paris in the springtime? French Open rainout sinks schedule Rain washes out day's entire schedule at French Open for 2nd time since 2000, jumbling the schedule and creating the possibility of a delayed women's final        ...
11:32, 06/05/2019

Infantino re-elected FIFA president unopposed at Paris congress "Gianni Infantino was re-elected FIFA president unopposed at the congress of world football\u0027s governing body in Paris on Wednesday as he claimed to have turned the organisation from being \"toxic and almost criminal\" back to its core values."...
07:48, 06/05/2019

Blue, white and red Paris celebrates women's World Cup kick off It was all bleu, blanc and rouge in western Paris as a packed Parc des Princes celebrated the women's World Cup kick off in enthusiastic fashion with hosts France playing South Korea in the opening game on Friday....
16:00, 06/07/2019

World ‘not on track’ to achieve Paris Agreement objectives: UN chief U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Sunday that the political will to fight climate change seems to be fading at the same time as things are getting worse for those feeling the effects....
15:16, 05/12/2019

Maria Sharapova withdraws from French Open: ‘I really miss you Paris’ • Two-times champion still struggling with shoulder injury• ‘Sometimes the right decisions aren’t always the easiest ones’Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the French Open because of a shoulder problem. The two-times Roland Garros champion has not p...
00:00, 05/16/2019

Flea invasion forces shutdown of Paris police station Police in Paris were forced to close a station in the northeast region of the city after a flea invasion made work impossible, according to a police union....
05:48, 05/06/2019

Flea 'invasion' forces Paris police station to close An outbreak of fleas has led to the closure of a Paris police station after officers complained they were being bitten and the parasites were "contaminating" their homes....
03:00, 05/06/2019

France by train: Paris-Bordeaux-Provence round trip A memorable journey on some of France’s famous trains, through stunning countryside, cities, hilltop villages, gorges and along the MedThe high-speed train (TGV) from Paris-Montparnasse to Bordeaux is so fast that you could easily spend most of the t...
23:48, 05/05/2019

Rare John Steinbeck story, set in Paris, published this week The author wrote a series of columns for the French newspaper Le Figaro and one of those pieces appears in the The Strand Magazine        ...
13:16, 07/31/2019

Trees demand equal status in a new Paris gallery show They do not move, think, or see, but they understand their plight: a new exhibition brings art, science and environmentalism together to speak for the trees....
11:00, 07/12/2019

Americans in Paris give World Cup red, white and blue passion They came in their numbers and America's 'soccer moms' - and dads and sons and daughters - played their part on a night when the highest profile game of the women's World Cup delivered a big-time atmosphere....
18:48, 06/28/2019

Paris bans e-scooters from sidewalks, citing rise in accidents France will ban electric scooters from its sidewalks from September, after locals grew frustrated with the vehicles congesting public areas and causing an increase in accidents....
11:32, 05/04/2019

Davy Russell makes a breakthrough in Grand Steeplechase de Paris • Jockey realises ambition with victory on chance ride Carriacou• Willie Mullins’ five runners eclipsed by French-trained winnerThe fruitful autumn of Davy Russell’s career continued as he rode Carriacou to win the Grand Steeplechase de Paris, the Fr...
10:48, 05/19/2019

Cops, Protesters Clash In Paris During France's National Day Celebration French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday showcased European military cooperation in a Bastille Day parade but the glittering event was tarnished by violent clashes between police and protesters....
10:32, 07/14/2019

Japan earns first Group One win in Grand Prix de Paris on Bastille Day • Colt’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe odds widely cut to 9-1• Trainer Aidan O’Brien says ‘We were very happy with him’Japan has the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe firmly on his agenda, after an exploratory trip here resulted in victory in the Grand Prix de P...
14:32, 07/14/2019

Climate activists clash with French police at Paris bridge French police used riot shields and pepper spray to clear scores of climate activists blocking a bridge over the Seine in Paris on Friday, as the city sweltered under a record-breaking heatwave that many blame on global warming....
12:48, 06/28/2019

Unseeded Germans Krawietz and Mies take men's doubles title in Paris "Kevin Krawietz and Andreas Mies of Germany claimed their first Grand Slam title when they beat France\u0027s Fabrice Martin and Jeremy Chardy 6-2 7-6(3) in the doubles final on Saturday."...
14:00, 06/08/2019

The first five 'Call of Duty' esports teams include New York and Paris Activision Blizzard has announced the first five global cities to take up the Call of Duty esports franchise, at a reported cost of $25 million per team....
08:00, 05/03/2019

| Sprint superstar Bolt jumps into Paris scooter mania His ambition for a career as a footballer may not have worked out but Usain Bolt has an unlikely new outlet for his energies -- the Paris scooter market....
13:00, 05/15/2019

Of 160 high-emitting companies, 20 are on track to hit Paris targets: study Only one in eight of the world's most-polluting companies are on track to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in line with global temperature goals....
22:48, 07/09/2019

Paris Records 42.6 Degrees Celsius As Europe Roasts In Heatwave Paris on Thursday baked in an all-time high temperature of over 42 degrees Celsius as a ferocious heatwave smashed records across northern Europe, sparking concerns about public health and new misery......
00:48, 07/26/2019

Cruz-Diez, Venezuelan kinetic artist, dies in Paris at 95 Carlos Cruz-Diez, a Venezuelan artist who shaped the field of kinetic and optical art during the 20th century, died in Paris on Saturday, his foundation said on its website on Sunday. He was 95....
12:16, 07/28/2019

In Paris, Tommy Paul of US will seek Slam success like pals When Tommy Paul heads to Paris for his first main-draw appearance at the French Open, he'll be hoping to turn in the kind of performance his pals and countrymen Frances Tiafoe, Taylor Fritz and Reilly Opelka produced at the Australian Open ...
00:48, 05/13/2019

Climate activists on trial in Paris for stealing Macron portraits Official portraits of French president stolen from public buildings by protestersEight protesters are to go on trial in Paris on Wednesday for stealing official portraits of the French president, Emmanuel Macron, from public buildings as part of a pr...
04:48, 09/11/2019

Relive Kim Kardashian and Paris Hilton's Decades-Long Friendship Is it 2006 again? It may be more than a decade since Paris Hilton's infamous debut single, "Stars Are Blind," but it feels like we're in a bit of a time warp considering......
17:00, 05/10/2019

| Paris attacks suspect charged over Brussels suicide bombings Salah Abdeslam, the sole surviving suspect in the November 2015 Paris attacks, has been formally charged in connection with the Brussels suicide bombings months later, federal prosecutors say....
15:00, 08/12/2019

UPDATE 1-From Paris to Omaha: How Occidental CEO out-maneuvered Chevron in Anadarko bid Occidental Petroleum chief executive Vicki Hollub was caught off guard when U.S. oil giant Chevron swooped in last month with a $33 billion offer to buy Anadarko Petroleum, the oil and gas exploration and production firm she had been wooing for nearl...
11:32, 05/09/2019

Paris reaches record-high 108 degrees during heat wave The City of Light became the city of heat on Thursday, as Paris recorded its highest-ever temperature thanks to a sizzling heat wave that’s been blasting Europe. The mercury in the French capital skyrocketed to 108.7 degrees by Thursday afterno...
11:32, 07/25/2019

New York's historic Paris Theatre under threat after more than 70 years in business Future of city’s last single screen cinema, opened by Marlene Dietrich and frequented by David Bowie, hangs in the balanceThe Paris Theatre has become one of New York’s cultural landmarks since it was officially opened by the actor Marlene Dietrich a...
00:48, 07/07/2019

Paris Hilton Calls Lindsay Lohan "Lame" and "Embarrassing" Paris Hilton wasn't afraid to let the world know how she really feels about Lindsay Lohan during Tuesday's episode of Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen. While playing a......
08:16, 05/15/2019

Paris Records Its Hottest Day as Heat Wave Scorches Europe Paris hit a high of 41 degrees Celsius (105 Fahrenheit) on Thursday, and life-threatening, record-breaking temperatures were expected across the Continent....
06:48, 07/25/2019

Trump Denounces Paris Climate Accord, Says, "Will Defend The Environment" US President Donald Trump on Monday once again denounced the "unfair, ineffective, and very, very expensive" Paris climate accord, during a speech on "America's environmental leadership."...
17:16, 07/08/2019

Paris Saint-Germain "Regret" Neymar No-Show At Training Neymar left Barcelona to join PSG for a world record fee of 222 million euros (USD 252 million) in August 2017, but could make a surprise move back to Camp Nou this summer....
17:32, 07/08/2019

Peking to Paris event won by 87-year-old Gerry Crown for third time Veteran Australian rally driver Gerry Crown, now 87 years old, and co-driver Matt Bryson completed a remarkable hat-trick of victories by winning the seventh Peking to Paris Motor Challenge...
09:16, 07/09/2019

Neymar Jr. hangs out with Rihanna instead of attending Paris award ceremony Brazilian soccer star Neymar Jr. was expected to attend the Union Nationale des Footballeurs Professionnels (UNFP) football awards, but opted to hang out with music star Rihanna instead....
15:32, 05/20/2019

After 6 hours, climber who scaled Eiffel Tower in Paris taken into custody The man who scaled the Eiffel Tower on Monday, triggering an operation to evacuate the 2,500 visitors on the monument, has been taken into custody, according to multiple reports....
16:16, 05/20/2019

2 Canadian organizations invited to G7 Women Summit in Paris, France The London Abused Women's Centre and Truro, Nova Scotia's Persons Against Non-State Torture have been invited to the Women 7 (W7) Summit in Paris, France. ...
01:00, 05/02/2019

Riot police, masked protesters clash at Paris May Day rally Dozens of masked and hooded anarchists clashed with riot police in Paris on Wednesday, burning bins, smashing property and hurling bottles and rocks, hijacking a May Day rally that was focused on protesting against President Emmanuel Macron's policie...
18:00, 05/01/2019

UCI keen on mixed team time trial for Paris Olympics A mixed-team time-trial relay could be part of the Paris 2024 Olympic road cycling programme if the event proves popular at this year's world championships, the UCI said on Wednesday....
19:00, 09/18/2019

Rihanna Launches Her Fenty Fashion Brand With Paris Pop-Up Store (PARIS) — Rihanna, the first black woman in history to head up a major Parisian luxury house, is unveiling her first fashion designs for Fenty at a pop-up store in Paris. The collection, named after the singer-turned-designer’s last name,...
00:00, 05/23/2019

Air France could face trial over 2009 crash of Rio-Paris flight Prosecutors say airline knew of problems with Airbus A330 plane that crashed, killing 228 peopleFrench prosecutors have recommended that Air France face trial for manslaughter and negligence over the 2009 crash of a flight from Rio de Janeiro to Pari...
09:16, 07/17/2019

French police fire tear gas at protesters in Paris May Day rally French police fired tear gas to push back masked demonstrators in central Paris on Wednesday as thousands of people used an annual May Day rally to protest against President Emmanuel Macron's policies....
05:10, 05/01/2019

"Flying" River Taxi Tests Seine Waters In Paris A "flying" electric river taxi hailed by its creators as the future of clean city transport is being put through a battery of tests in Paris this week, with a view to being in service by the spring....
15:16, 09/18/2019

Bosnian arrested in Germany in connection with Paris Bataclan attacks Dresden prosecutors say a Bosnian man linked to the 2015 attacks on the Bataclan nightclub in Paris is under arrest in Germany's Saxony-Anhalt state. An extradition to Belgium is being considered....
14:48, 06/27/2019

Can the Paris Climate Deal Survive a Trump-Style Renegotiation? Some advocates of global climate action think the pact would be stronger if the United States simply left, rather than remaining in and demanding big changes....
21:00, 04/28/2019

| Bleating the traffic: sheep dodge cars in tour around Paris Guided by two shepherds, the flock was monitored by policemen on scooters and volunteer "walkers" on foot who helped them cross roads as they moved around the capital....
20:32, 07/17/2019

Spectacular crashes mark action-packed Paris ePrix Formula E's wildly unpredictable fifth season continued at a rain-soaked Paris ePrix, as Robin Frijns became the eighth different driver to win one of the eight races this season....
19:16, 04/28/2019

U.S. House backs Paris agreement in first climate bill in a decade The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed its first climate change bill in a decade, voting 231-190 to require the Trump administration to keep the United States as a party to the Paris Climate Agreement....
10:32, 05/02/2019

Paris Jackson, Jaden Smith and More Celebrity Kids Who Went to Prom Kids, they grow up so fast! It's that time of the year when parents send their children off for a night of fun: prom. While not everyone is eager to partake in the high school......
17:32, 05/20/2019

Mona Lisa fans decry brief encounter with their idol in Paris Louvre visitors complain of being moved on in seconds after spending hours in queueThe queue snakes along the Louvre’s corridors, up the steps and escalators and outside to the famous glass pyramid. Most of those waiting have one ultimate aim: to see...
13:03, 08/13/2019

Paris Saint-Germain president faces corruption inquiry Nasser al-Khelaifi suspected of paying $3.5m to IAAF chief to help Qatar land world eventThe president of Paris Saint-Germain football club, Nasser al-Khelaifi, has been placed under investigation for suspected corruption, a French judicial official ...
05:32, 05/23/2019

House backs Paris agreement in first climate bill in a decade The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed its first climate-change bill in a decade, voting 231-190 to require that Trump administration keep the United States as a party to the Paris Climate Agreement....
14:16, 05/02/2019

Paris on heatwave alert as France braces for scorching weather Paris authorities on Monday activated a heatwave alert plan for the capital as France prepared for another week of scorching temperatures just a month after a similar heatwave in June....
06:16, 07/22/2019

France-U.S. showdown in Paris cauldron keeps women's World Cup burning High stakes, high heat, high turn-out and high expectations -- the U.S. women's soccer team have declared themselves ready for a high-profile women's World Cup quarter-final against hosts France in Paris on Friday....
13:48, 06/27/2019

| Paris scrambles to allay Notre-Dame lead poisoning fears Paris officials have moved to downplay the risk of lead poisoning from the massive fire that tore through Notre-Dame cathedral in April, as tests continue to show worrying levels of the toxic metal at nearby schools....
00:16, 08/08/2019

Eiffel Tower revamp to turn roads into garden in heart of Paris €72m makeover will create mile-long stretch of pools, fountains and parksA garden stretches for a mile, free of cars with one of the world’s most recognisable monuments at its centre. Crossing the river on a tree-lined and lawned bridge, the roar of ...
08:16, 06/07/2019

Australia could cut emissions halfway to Paris target under global energy standards Report says Australia missing opportunity to ‘easily’ meet emissions targets and fight climate crisisAustralia could cut greenhouse gas emissions halfway to its Paris agreement target, and save $7.7bn a year in bills, by adopting existing global stan...
11:32, 06/11/2019

Paris suburb pioneers 'noise radar' to fine roaring motorcycles Motorcycles thundering through residential neighborhoods, revving their engines and waking up every child in the street, may soon be a thing of the past in France. A Paris suburb is trying out a new system that can identify noisy vehicles, pinpoint t...
06:00, 08/30/2019

162 children in Paris tested for lead poisoning after Notre Dame fire A young boy needs medical monitoring because tests conducted after the Notre Dame Cathedral fire showed that he was at risk of lead poisoning.        ...
21:48, 08/07/2019

Brazil soccer star Neymar denies alleged rape in Paris Brazil soccer star Neymar has denied an accusation of rape, outlined in a police report seen by Reuters, in which an unnamed woman alleges that the sports star drunkenly assaulted her at an up-market hotel in the French capital....
07:48, 06/02/2019

Glory for Bernal as Paris coronation awaits, Nibali claims Stage 20 "Egan Bernal will be crowned winner of the 2019 Tour de France in Paris on Sunday after his GC lead was protected across a truncated Stage 20, won by Vincenzo Nibali at the top of Val Thorens."...
07:48, 07/27/2019

Buemi criticises FE attack mode zone placements after Paris contact Sebastien Buemi has criticised the attack mode zone placement at certain ABB FIA Formula E races in 2018/19 - particularly those situated on the inside of corner exits...
04:00, 05/09/2019

Paris Hilton Suffers Wardrobe Malfunction at Kim Kardashian's Dinner Party Paris Hilton suffered a wardrobe malfunction while attending a dinner party for Kim Kardashian and Winnie Harlow's makeup collaboration on Thursday. The 38-year-old heiress stunned in......
09:16, 09/13/2019

Paris Court Finds Saudi Princess Guilty in Beating Case (PARIS) — 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 photos at the Saudi royal family’s apartme...
21:00, 09/12/2019

Inter Milan Edge Neymar-Less Paris Saint-Germain On Penalties Neymar, linked with a move back to his former club Barcelona, remained in China's Shenzhen, PSG's previous stop on their Asian tour, while his team-mates flew to Macau....
06:48, 07/28/2019

Crack Cocaine Makes a Paris Neighborhood ‘Hell’ for Users and Residents Five squalid acres at the edge of the city are home to France’s largest open-air crack market — an “apocalyptic situation,” the local police chief says....
01:32, 08/18/2019

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09:00, 06/18/2019

Police search Renault's headquarters near Paris as part of Ghosn probe Police are searching Renault's corporate headquarters in Boulogne-Billancourt, which a judicial source said was related to an ongoing investigation into ex-Renault boss Carlos Ghosn and his use of Versailles for his 2016 wedding party....
03:48, 07/03/2019

Hedi Slimane wows Paris fashion week with 70s-inspired collection In his second menswear show since becoming creative director at Celine, the designer nodded to Saturday Night Fever and collaborated with artists including David KramerJust shy of a year since he rocked the fashion industry with his takeover of Celin...
23:16, 06/23/2019

Climate Activists, Who Stole Emmanuel Macron Portraits, On Trial In Paris Eight activists went on trial in Paris on Wednesday for stealing official portraits of French President Emmanuel Macron from public buildings as part of a protest over climate change....
12:17, 09/11/2019

Paris Saint-Germain 3-0 Real Madrid: Champions League – as it happened Angel Di Maria scored twice against his former team as PSG outplayed Real at the Parc des Princes. 10.43pm BST Related: Ángel Di María double helps PSG ease to win against Real Madrid And the others in tonight’s Champions League … Related: Héctor He...
18:02, 09/18/2019

Paris Air Show: Airbus secures over 100 orders for new planes, Boeing records zero Airbus began the first day of the Paris Air Show unveiling a new commercial jet while announcing it had secured orders for over 100 planes while its main competitor, Boeing, left essentially empty-handed...
02:16, 06/18/2019

Heatwave: Paris suffers 42.6C hottest day ever as UK temperatures set July record - live Belgium, Netherlands and Germany join Paris in experiencing their hottest day ever, amid climate crisis concerns and health warnings as Europe swelters 5.10pm BST SEA LIFE Blackpool has had to cool the sea water for the first time in 30 years Aquaris...
09:48, 07/25/2019

Boris Johnson to head to Paris and Berlin in bid to break Brexit deadlock PM set to meet Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron ahead of next week’s G7 meetingBoris Johnson is expected to make a diplomatic dash to meet Emmanuel Macron in Paris and Angela Merkel in Berlin early next week as he seeks to break the Brexit impasse.T...
13:32, 08/16/2019

Notre-Dame Construction Resumes in Paris, but Worries About Lead Remain Officials had shut down the work site over concerns about lead contamination. While stricter decontamination measures are now in place, concerns over safety persist....
22:16, 08/19/2019

Best day trips from London, Paris, Boston, San Francisco, Dublin, Cape Town From Reykjavik to Tokyo, these cities give you lots of bang for your travel buck, with lots of options waiting just outside of town.       ...
07:16, 06/25/2019

Paris authorities scotch rumours of radioactive tap water as 'fake news' Viral message claims water has harmful tritium levels as country faces heatwaveAs France faces a scorching new heatwave this week, Paris authorities have urged residents to keep calm and carry on drinking tap water after rumours spread that the capit...
04:48, 07/22/2019

Paris prosecutor opens inquiry into whether Epstein committed crimes in France The chief prosecutor in Paris has opened a preliminary inquiry to determine whether late U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein committed any sex crimes on French territory or against any underage French victims, prosecutor Remy Heitz's office said on Friday...
15:32, 08/23/2019

Paris Saint-Germain v Real Madrid: Champions League – live! Champions League updates from the 8pm BST kick-offPSG look to fix failings in Europe starting with Real showdownAny thoughts? You can email scott.murray@theguardian.com 7.25pm BST The dressing rooms. Some top-of-the-range wood panelling in the changi...
11:48, 09/18/2019

Louis Vuitton's show stages brand's love affair with Paris Monogrammed Eiffel towers and crepe stands framed Virgil Abloh’s flowery collectionWith Karl Lagerfeld’s death in February, there is a vacancy in Parisian fashion for a designer to turn fashion shows into a spectacle. Virgil Abloh, in his role as art...
13:32, 06/20/2019

Paris airport a yellow vest site in 25th week of protests Anti-government protests are taking place in France for a 25th straight week, including a demonstration at Paris' Charles de Gaulle Airport where several people denounced privatization plans....
08:32, 05/04/2019

'Perverts in bushes' are ruining nude zone in Paris park, say naturists Users of Bois de Vincennes claim peace is being disturbed by voyeurs and exhibitionistsNaturists in a Paris park have complained that voyeurs and exhibitionists are spoiling their naked enjoyment.The nudists say they are being pestered in an area of ...
07:00, 07/23/2019

Paris's Notre-Dame To Host First Mass After 2 Months Of Devastating Blaze The Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris will host its first mass on Saturday, exactly two months after the devastating blaze that shocked France and the world....
23:00, 06/14/2019

IKEA opens central Paris store to cater for changing tastes IKEA opened its first store in the heart of Paris on Monday, its latest step in developing a new range of shops designed to meet changing customer habits....
08:48, 05/06/2019

Bondy’s search for a female Kylian Mbappé hots up in suburbs of Paris With the Women’s World Cup in full swing the unofficial search for candidates for future France teams is well under wayIt was on a modest pitch in a northern Paris suburb where the six-year-old Kylian Mbappé began to shine. Long before he became a st...
05:00, 06/12/2019

Paris prepares pools, parks and 'cool rooms' for predicted heatwave French capital still carries trauma of 2003 heatwave, when morgues ran out of spaceParis pools will host night swimming, large parks will stay open all hours and special “cool rooms” will be set up in town hall buildings as French authorities fear fo...
12:00, 06/23/2019

| Semenya wins 2 000m race in Paris amid IAAF fight South African Caster Semenya won a rarely-run 2,000m race in Montreuil, east of Paris, amid her ongoing legal battle with the IAAF over its testosterone rules....
16:32, 06/11/2019

New York, London and Paris remain the world's most competitive cities — but perhaps not for long New York, London and Paris continue to dominate as the world's top three most competitive cities. But their prime positions could be up for contention, according to a new report....
23:32, 06/10/2019

Japan adopts long-term emissions strategy under Paris Agreement Japan's cabinet adopted a long-term emissions reduction strategy under the Paris Agreement on Tuesday, including the goal to be carbon-neutral soon after 2050....
04:48, 06/11/2019

Sneak Inside GQ's Infamous Paris Fashion Week Party, Presented by 24S A proper hang at L’Avenue with No Vacancy Inn, some famous friends, and a crew of creators redefining menswear to celebrate Paris Fashion Week, presented by 24S...
09:00, 06/22/2019

Death on a toilet: the shocking Paris show that almost sank Francis Bacon It was meant to put the artist on a par with Picasso. But it was thrown into chaos by the suicide of his lover and muse. As Bacon returns to haunt the French capital, we recall a tragic, game-changing showLast Tango in Paris, Bernardo Bertolucci’s co...
13:48, 09/17/2019

Yellow vest protesters join unionists, environmentalists for May Day march in Paris French police have clashed with some protesters during the annual May Day rally in Paris organized by unions but joined by other groups. More than 7,400 officers were deployed onto the streets of the capital....
11:48, 05/01/2019

Munich, Paris... Stockport: visiting Mercedes' biggest European showroom Mercedes Stockport boss Martyn Webb: "Targets are the foundation of the opposite of good retailing Plush Mercedes dealerships pop up in all sorts of locations, as we discovered on a trip to the North Up we go to the third floor, out into the lashi...
02:32, 08/26/2019

Racing ‘Peking to Paris’ in Classic Cars: ‘The Best Part Is the Beer at Night’ For 36 days over 8,500 miles, racers cajole their classic and collectible cars across dirt paths, rivers and mountains in an event first run in 1907....
03:16, 07/17/2019

| Paris driver in blind man road rage video charged with assault A Paris motorist who was filmed nearly driving over a blind man at a pedestrian crossing and then punching his brother will appear in court next month on charges of assault, prosecutors said Friday....
04:32, 06/22/2019

German captain of migrant rescue ship turns down Paris award Pia Klemp has rejected Paris' most prestigious civilian award, the Grand Vermeil Medal. She and compatriot Carola Rackete were offered the prize for their efforts in rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean....
17:32, 08/21/2019

French Open glance: Osaka takes 14-match Slam run to Paris A quick look at the French Open: Naomi Osaka's bid for a third consecutive Grand Slam title finally gets started on Day 3 of the French Open        ...
17:16, 05/27/2019

France says final G20 communique must mention Paris climate change agreement France will not accept a final G20 communique that does not mention the Paris climate change agreement, said an official at the Elysee office of French President Emmanuel Macron....
01:48, 06/26/2019

Bangkok tops Paris, London as world's most-visited city: MasterCard Thailand's capital, Bangkok, edged out Paris and London as the world's most popular city to visit, according to a survey released on Wednesday, welcome news for Thailand after worries over a drop in......
18:48, 09/04/2019

Attempted Break-In At IAF's Paris Office Handling Rafale Jets: Sources There was an attempt to break into the Paris office of the Indian Air force (IAF) team overseeing the manufacture of 36 Rafales ordered by India, sources in Rafale-maker Dassault have confirmed to......
05:00, 05/22/2019

France's 'Robin Hood' NGO sues Paris for Notre Dame lead An NGO has filed a lawsuit because of health threats from toxic lead released in Notre Dame Cathedral's devastating fire. Children are especially vulnerable to health problems from lead poisoning, which can be fatal....
08:16, 07/29/2019

Michael Schumacher admitted to Paris hospital for 'secret treatment' - Le Parisien Former Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher was admitted to a Paris hospital for "secret treatment" earlier on Monday, Le Parisien newspaper reported....
14:49, 09/09/2019

No Data Stolen From IAF's Paris Office Handling Rafale Jets: Report No data has been stolen from the computers of the Indian Air Force (IAF) Rafale project team office in Paris where there was a break in last month, a cyber forensic team has found during its probe....
17:16, 06/28/2019

Major new energy projects, like Shell’s LNG Canada, don’t gel with Paris targets: report "Every oil major is betting heavily against a 1.5 degree Celsius world and investing in projects that are contrary to the Paris goals," said a report co-author....
21:16, 09/05/2019

Parched tourists seek gelato and shade in sweltering Paris and Rome Tourists in Rome and Paris scaled back their sightseeing in sweltering temperatures on Tuesday, dousing themselves at fountains and cooling down with ice cream as a heatwave continued in continental Europe....
13:48, 06/25/2019

Euro Papers: Real president 'in Paris to seal deal for PSG star' "Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is \"in Paris to negotiate a deal\" for a PSG star, according to reports. Will it trigger a summer of big spending?"...
05:00, 05/18/2019

Glencore mine could be forced to sell coal only to Paris agreement signatories Approval of the Wambo open-cut coalmine in the NSW Hunter Valley may be linked to the countries it exports toMining company Glencore could be forced to only sell coal from a new mine in New South Wales to signatories of the Paris climate agreement, u...
23:16, 08/05/2019

Paris is testing 'noise radar' that will automatically ticket loud cars Parisians with powerful cars might want to think carefully before showing off their rides. Parts of the city (most recently the suburb of Villeneuve-le-Roi) are testing a "noise radar" system from Bruitparif that can pinpoint loud vehicles and, even...
21:32, 08/31/2019

At Site of Her Death, Paris Wants to Rename Plaza ‘Princess Diana Square’ (PARIS) — Paris City Hall wants to name a small plaza after Princess Diana, at the site of the 1997 car crash that killed the cherished British royal. The site already holds a golden flame-shaped monument in her honor, adjacent to the Alma Tunn...
09:16, 05/30/2019

Michael Schumacher admitted to Paris hospital for 'secret treatment' - report "Former Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher was admitted to a Paris hospital for \"secret treatment\" earlier on Monday, Le Parisien newspaper reported."...
21:32, 09/09/2019

How we made Good Life: Paris Grey and Kevin Saunderson of Inner City ‘When the song was a global hit, I flew to London every week, while working at a department store in Chicago. My bosses said: “Take another day off! This is great!”’I was in Chicago and a DJ friend told me about Kevin Saunderson, who needed a singer....
03:16, 08/07/2019

The Latest: Jamie Murray, Bruno Soares lose in Paris, split PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 2:40 p.m. Two-time major doubles champions Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares are done at the French Open — and done as a duo. Murray, the older brother of Andy Murray, and Soares discussed...
06:16, 05/28/2019

Bangkok Tops Paris, London As World's Most-Visited City: Survey Thailand's capital, Bangkok, edged out Paris and London as the world's most popular city to visit, according to a survey released on Wednesday, welcome news for Thailand after worries over a drop in......
11:48, 09/04/2019

Eiffel Tower closed as man climbs upper section of Paris landmark The Eiffel Tower has been closed and surrounding streets are on lockdown after a man was spotted scaling the upper part of the 1,000ft high landmark....
08:48, 05/20/2019

Eiffel Tower zipline offers a birds-eye view of Paris - video A zipline ride from the Paris landmark is providing an opportunity to speed across the Paris skyline at 90km (56 miles) per hour. The temporary zipline is an initiative by French mineral water brand Perrier to celebrate the French Open. It also coinc...
06:16, 05/30/2019

Paris-Based Think Tank OECD Cuts Global Growth Forecast While the OECD pared back its global growth forecast for the current year, it predicted a pick-up in activity to 3.4 per cent next year. It notched up its forecast for US growth this year by 0.2......
05:48, 05/21/2019

Underarm serves return to Paris, 30 years after Chang's shot Thirty years after Michael Chang hit the most famous underarm serve in history at the French Open, that little bit of strategy _ frowned upon by some _ is making its way back into tennis, it seems        ...
13:00, 05/30/2019

Deadspin The NBA Would’ve Been Better Off Rigging The Draft Lottery | Jezebel Paris Hilton Says Lind Deadspin The NBA Would’ve Been Better Off Rigging The Draft Lottery | Jezebel Paris Hilton Says Lindsay Lohan Is ‘Beyond... Lame and Embarrassing’ | Splinter Republicans Reportedly Stunned by How Dumb Jared Actually Is | The Root An Alabama Restauran...
11:00, 05/15/2019

Les Temps Modernes: Paris mourns passing of the intellectual left’s bible Journal founded by Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre closes after 74 yearsSimone de Beauvoir called its Sunday afternoon editorial meetings “the highest form of friendship”, but after 74 years Les Temps Modernes, the monthly journal she founded...
08:16, 05/25/2019

Women without passports: the artists tackling desert, rivers and red tape to get to Paris To exhibit their work in France, these women drove over stone country, deserts and 31 river crossings – and that was just to get passportsWhen Ingrid Johanson decided to help organise a trip to France for five Aboriginal artists to exhibit their text...
21:00, 07/01/2019

See Every Glamorous Photo From Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner's Wedding Week in Paris Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner are putting their love on display ahead of their second wedding in Paris. From sashaying through the City of Light in fashion-forward outfits to enjoying a glamorous......
17:00, 06/26/2019

Noah Cyrus Strips Down for NSFW Photo and Paris Hilton Approves Is naughty Noah Cyrus following in Miley Cyrus' footsteps? The pop star's 19-year-old sister and fellow singer posted on her Instagram page on Friday night a photo of herself......
18:32, 06/01/2019

Paris child at risk of lead poisoning after Notre Dame fire Health officials in Paris said Wednesday that a young boy needs medical monitoring because tests conducted after the Notre Dame Cathedral fire showed that he was at risk of lead poisoning....
13:16, 08/07/2019

The Latest: '18 champ Halep takes long road to win in Paris The Latest: Defending champion Simona Halep looked headed for relatively straightforward, straight-set victory in French Open's second round -- until everything started to fall apart for her        ...
13:00, 05/30/2019

There Is No Sign That the Notre Dame Fire Was of Criminal Origin, the Paris Prosecutor Says PARIS (AP) — A preliminary investigation found no evidence to suggest that a fire that gutted large parts of Notre Dame Cathedral was criminal, the prosecutor’s office said Wednesday.The prosecutor’s office said in a statement that ...
23:32, 06/26/2019

Paris wine thieves make off with bottles worth €400k-600k Bottles stolen from cellar of Maison Rostang restaurant near Arc de TriumphThieves have broken into the cellar of a luxury restaurant in Paris and made off with at least 150 bottles of prized wine estimated to be worth hundreds of thousands of euros,...
12:48, 07/02/2019

Brazil soccer star Neymar under investigation for alleged rape in Paris A woman has accused Brazil soccer player Neymar of raping her in Paris, according to a Sao Paulo police report seen by Reuters, alleging that the world-renowned sports star drunkenly assaulted her at an up-market hotel in the French capital....
20:32, 06/01/2019

China's 'Belt And Road' May Keep Paris Climate Goals Out Of Reach: Report Carbon-heavy development in countries part of China's Belt and Road Initiative could render the Paris climate goals unreachable, according to a new analysis on the gargantuan global infrastructure......
23:00, 09/01/2019

Australia won't reach Paris target without action on transport, LNG and coal, expert says Morrison government urged to address where greenhouse gas emissions are rising substantiallyThe challenge the Morrison government faces in meeting future climate targets without new policies is underlined by an analysis that breaks down how significa...
15:16, 07/01/2019

UN chief warns of ‘grave climate emergency,’ says Paris Agreement goals not enough He lauded the Paris climate accord, but says even if its promises are fully met, the world still faces what he describes as a catastrophic three-degree temperature rise by the end of the century....
10:48, 06/30/2019

Tennis: Tsitsipas sets up mouth-watering Wawrinka clash in Paris Greek sixth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas dug deep to set up a potentially explosive fourth-round clash against Stan Wawrinka at the French Open, completing a 7-5 6-3 6-7(5) 7-6(6) victory against Serbian Filip Krajinovic on Saturday....
13:00, 06/01/2019

Taylor Swift Enjoys Romantic Outing With Boyfriend Joe Alwyn In Paris You can't spell "romance" without "me!" Taylor Swift and her British actor boyfriend, Joe Alwyn, were spotted holding hands and enjoying their time together in Paris,......
22:00, 05/24/2019

Carrefour and TerraCycle launch 'Loop' test in Paris to tackle waste French retailer Carrefour and U.S. waste recycling company TerraCycle launched on Tuesday the test for their 'Loop' initiative which they hope will tackle the problems of plastic waste threatening to destroy the environment....
09:32, 05/14/2019

Making history: Rihanna launches brand Fenty in Paris store PARIS (AP) — Rihanna, the first black woman in history to head up a major Parisian luxury house, has unveiled her first fashion designs for Fenty at a pop-up store in Paris. The collection, named after the singer-turned-designer’s last name, co...
22:00, 05/22/2019

Carlos Cruz-Diez, the Venezuelan Pioneer of Kinetic Art, Dies in Paris (CARACAS, Venezuela) — Carlos Cruz-Diez, a leading Venezuelan artist who won international acclaim for his work with color and the style known as kinetic art, has died in Paris. He was 95. “Your love, your joy, your teachings and your col...
19:48, 07/28/2019

'Christchurch Call' launched in Paris as Facebook limits livestreaming for extremists The New Zealand premier went to Paris to launch the "Christchurch Call" to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content online. Major tech companies including Facebook and Google have signed on to a plan....
20:00, 05/15/2019

'Christchurch Call' launched in Paris as Facebook limits live streaming for extremists The New Zealand premier has gone to Paris to launch the "Christchurch Call" to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content online. Facebook said it would tighten access to live streaming....
10:16, 05/15/2019

Plaza Athénée Hotel Paris review: Old school decadence in the city of love Famously opulent, unabashedly ostentatious, more glamorous than glamorous and boasting a theatrical dining experience to please even the fussiest VIP, Plaza Athénée is a crash course in OTT luxury....
09:16, 07/15/2019

In Paris, Héctor Bellerín Swaps The Football Pitch For The Louis Vuitton Catwalk "Playing a game is the best thing ever and you cannot compare the two things but [walking in the show] was something that I really, really enjoyed and I was very happy to be able to do it," the Arsenal defender told Vogue post-show...
15:48, 06/20/2019

Paris' Louvre museum reopens one day after workers walk out to protest overcrowding The museum, which houses the Mona Lisa and the Venus de Milo, was shut down Tuesday after employees walked out to protest overcrowding.        ...
06:48, 05/29/2019

20 life-changing trips that are worth the cost, from Paris to Patagonia, Giza to Galapagos From the snow-covered Alps to the exotic landscapes of East Africa, adventure awaits – if you can afford it. Here are 20 trips worth the price tag.       ...
07:32, 08/25/2019

Europe Is Experiencing a Record-Breaking Heat Wave – and Paris Is Hotter Than Cairo Europe’s latest summer heatwave broke heat records just weeks after the continent recorded its hottest ever June, fueling concern that a shifting climate is making extreme weather events more frequent. Germany saw its all-time heat record broke...
05:48, 07/25/2019

Ransacked in 'yellow vest' riot, chic Fouquet's eatery reopens in Paris France's famed Le Fouquet's brasserie on the Champs Elysees avenue reopened on Saturday, four months after the chic eatery was ransacked by rioters during a yellow vest protest that turned violent with several shops on the avenue destroyed....
08:00, 07/13/2019

Notre-Dame toxic fallout lawsuit turns heat on Paris authorities An environmental protection group has filed a suit alleging lives were deliberately endangered after the fire that ravaged Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris, saying authorities failed to protect people from lead that spewed into the area....
12:48, 07/30/2019

Flee! French police forced to close Paris station after flea invasion Working conditions have become ‘intolerable, says police union, calling for the station to be completely fumigatedA police station in north-eastern Paris had to be evacuated on Sunday after it was invaded by fleas, a police union said.“Police station...
20:16, 05/05/2019

Paris Hilton might be rebooting The Simple Life with arch-frenemy Lindsay Lohan Hold onto your early 2000s, Adidas track pants-swaddled butts, little ones because The Simple Life is maybe, possibly, probably returning from the depths of princess pink body glitter-drenched hell. The reality series, which single-handedly hollowed ...
13:16, 06/25/2019

Neymar to Barcelona transfer: What we know so far about Paris Saint-Germain forward's future Just two years after leaving for Paris Saint-Germain in a sensational €222 million (£200m) transfer, Neymar could make a remarkable return to Barcelona....
01:00, 07/10/2019

Paris fashion week: Bruno Sialelli channels the seaside in Lanvin debut The 31-year-old designer’s first collection looked to the travels of house founder Jeanne Lanvin for inspirationBruno Sialelli may be hard at work as the new boy at Lanvin but he has holidays on the mind. For his first menswear show since his appoint...
09:48, 06/23/2019

Paris prosecutor opens child rape inquiry linked to Epstein case Investigation to focus on potential crimes against citizens in France and abroadThe chief Paris prosecutor has announced that he is opening an investigation into the rape of minors and a series of other charges linked to the Jeffrey Epstein case.A st...
11:32, 08/23/2019

Electro Star Philippe Zdar "Accidentally" Falls Off Paris Building, Dies Electro star Philippe Zdar, one half of the cult French house duo Cassius, has died after falling from a window in Paris -- two days before his latest album is released, his agent said....
19:00, 06/20/2019

Cutting-edge electric boat undergoes testing on river Seine in Paris An innovative boat that saves energy by rising out of the water on hydrofoil wings underwent testing on the Seine river in Paris on Monday as its backers seek to obtain a license to operate a taxi service on the river....
11:48, 09/16/2019

Is The Simple Life Coming Back With Paris Hilton and Lindsay Lohan? Not So Fast... Paris Hilton and Lindsay Lohan, together again for the first time on The Simple Life?! Not so fast. A verified The Simple Life Twitter account started tweeting on Tuesday, June 25 with......
20:48, 06/25/2019

Saudi princess found guilty of ordering bodyguard to detain Paris plumber A French court has found the sister of Saudi Arabia's crown prince Mohammed bin Salman guilty of complicity in violence for ordering her bodyguard to detain and strike a plumber for taking photos at the Saudi royal family's apartment in Paris....
09:48, 09/15/2019

Breakdancing is one step closer to becoming an Olympic sport at 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris The International Olympic Committee voted in favor of adding breakdancing as a competitive sport for the 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris.       ...
08:48, 06/26/2019

See Céline Dion's wackiest couture looks from Paris Fashion Week Céline Dion is pushing boundaries and taking Paris Fashion Week by storm in a series of revealing and borderline wacky outfits.        ...
07:32, 07/03/2019

Venezuela's debts to China, Russia would be restructured through Paris Club: Guaido advisor Loans to Venezuela from President Nicolas Maduro's allies Russia and China would be renegotiated though the Paris Club if Maduro leaves power, an advisor to the opposition said on Wednesday, responding to concerns about favorable treatment for the tw...
20:16, 07/17/2019

May Day rallies descend into violent clashes with police in Paris as demonstrations are held around the world Groups of hooded, black-clad people threw rocks and other objects at police officers, smashed up vehicles, and set fires as the May Day rallies in the French capital quickly took a violent turn on Wednesday....
10:00, 05/01/2019

Barty's parents to miss French Open final despite late Paris dash "While millions of their compatriots will stay up late into the night to watch Ash Barty try and win the French Open on Saturday, Ashleigh Barty\u0027s parents will be stranded just a couple of hundred miles away from Roland Garros."...
02:00, 06/08/2019

Saudi princess convicted of ordering bodyguard to beat, detain Paris plumber A Saudi princess was convicted in absentia Thursday of ordering her bodyguard to beat and detain a plumber for taking photos in her Paris apartment. ...
14:01, 09/13/2019

Formula E: Robin Frijns Wins Chaotic Paris e-Prix; Becomes 8th Different Winner Of The Season Virgin Racing driver Robin Frijns has become the eighth different driver to win the eighth race of the 2018-19 Formula E championship. Frijns took his maiden Formula E win in the Paris e-Prix at the......
15:48, 04/28/2019

Novak Djokovic eyes Paris after beating Stefanos Tsitsipas to win Madrid Open • World No 1 defeats 20-year-old Greek 6-3, 6-4 in final • Djokovic’s 33rd Masters title puts him alongside Rafael NadalNovak Djokovic, without a trophy since the Australian Open and distracted for too long by off-court politics, ground down the best...
15:32, 05/12/2019

Brazil Football Star Neymar Accused Of Raping Woman In Paris: Reports The unidentified woman, who lives in Brazil, allegedly met Neymar through Instagram, and after exchanging messages, the footballer invited her to visit him in Paris in mid-May....
21:00, 06/01/2019

Brazilian football star Neymar accused of raping woman in Paris hotel The Paris Saint-Germain star denies claims in a police document that he assaulted a woman last monthThe Brazilian footballer Neymar has been accused of raping a woman in a hotel in Paris last month, according to a police document in Brazil.The player...
22:00, 06/01/2019

Notre Dame fire reveals global love for Paris in troubled times When fire consumed Paris's Gothic cathedral of Notre Dame, the world watched in horror, with many expressing their love and support for a city that seems frequently beset by heartache....
10:48, 04/28/2019

If you are flying from the US to Paris with Air France, you can now enjoy meals cooked by a Michelin-starred chef Nicolas Economou/Getty Images Air France has asked Daniel Rose, a Michelin-starred chef, to create special dishes for their business class passengers who fly between the US and Paris. The partnership is a part of Air France's decade-long program tha...
00:48, 07/18/2019

Paris court finds Ian Bailey guilty of murdering French TV producer in 1996 A French court has convicted a British former journalist in absentia of murdering French television producer Sophie Toscan du Plantier in southwest Ireland in 1996....
11:16, 05/31/2019

Prosecutors seek Air France trial over fatal 2009 Rio-to-Paris crash: source French prosecutors want Air France to face trial over a fatal crash in 2009 involving flight AF447 between Rio de Janeiro and Paris which killed all 228 people on board, a judicial source said on Wednesday....
06:48, 07/17/2019

British PM should have left letter if he wanted results in Berlin, Paris: German lawmaker British Prime Minister Boris Johnson should not have sent his letter urging the European Union to reopen the Brexit divorce deal if he wanted to achieve results in meetings with European leaders, a senior German conservative said on Wednesday....
03:00, 08/21/2019

Paris sets new temperature record at 108 as Europe heat wave continues to sizzle Paris soared to a record high of 108 degrees as most of Europe sizzled under its second heat wave of the summer.        ...
09:16, 07/25/2019

Defying Macron, maths genius splits French leader's camp in Paris Emmanuel Macron's bid to control Paris City Hall plunged into uncertainty on Wednesday after ruling party lawmaker Cedric Villani said he would challenge the president's own candidate - a rebellious act akin to his own rise to power in 2017....
11:48, 09/04/2019