French authorities have banned a protest over racial injustice and heavy-handed police tactics as global outrage about the death of George Floyd in the United States kindled frustrations across borders and continents.
By Associated Press
Hospital workers gathered outside Robert-Debré hospital in North-East Paris Thursday to protest what they describe as the government's lack of interest in France's public health system.
By Sylvie Corbet, Angela Charlton, Associated Press
French President Emmanuel Macron has announced a plan to save the country's car industry from huge losses wrought by virus lockdowns, including a big boost for electric vehicles.
By Angela Charlton, Elena Becatoros, Nick Perry, Associated Press
France and Spain were laying out separate roadmaps Tuesday for lifting their lockdowns, while signs emerged that the virus has been all but vanquished in New Zealand and Australia.
By Elaine Ganley, Nicolas Garriga, Associated Press
Joining more than 1,000 others, Djemba Diatite stood for hours in line to feed her growing family, grateful for handouts of fruits, vegetables and soap. It was her first time accepting charity, but she had no choice. The coronavirus pandemic…
By Elaine Ganley, Associated Press
A year after a devastating fire, the restoration of Notre Dame Cathedral has been halted by a lockdown in Paris to battle the coronavirus.
By Jake Coyle, Associated Press
The Cannes Film Festival on Tuesday abandoned plans for a postponed 2020 edition in June or July but declined to give up entirely, saying it will explore other options.
By Thomas Adamson, Associated Press
A man wielding a knife attacked residents venturing out to shop in a town under lockdown south of the French city of Lyon Saturday, killing two people and wounding others, prosecutors said.
By Associated Press
The French press quoted family members as saying that Uderzo died of a heart attack in the Paris suburb of Neuilly.
By Thomas Adamson, Lorne Cook, Samuel Petrequin, Associated Press
He says residents will only be permitted to leave their homes for necessary trips such as going to work or the supermarket.
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