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Family skiing in the French Alps – fun on and off the slopes

The small resort of La Rosière has great beginners’ pistes, but for these kids it’s the non-ski activities – from ice hockey to dog sledding – that make their holidayMy six- and eight-year-old sons are watching an ice hockey match...

Family skiing in the French Alps – fun on and off the slopes

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Who needs snow? Family fun and fromage in the French Alps With a wide choice of ways to throw yourself down a mountainside, the ski resort of La Clusaz makes a perfect summer playgroundSqueezed into a rental...
2019-08-11, 03:32

French Alps: An outdoor sports paradise Sick of stifling summer heat? You'll feel a little cooler after looking at these photos of people climbing, biking and paddling in the French Al...
2019-07-17, 02:00

German hiker found dead near Blanc glacier in French Alps The 63-year-old tourist had set off for an early morning hike toward a glacier in the Alps in southern France. Search teams went to look for him when...
2019-05-28, 10:48

French court jails far-right activists over anti-immigrant Alps stunt Three members of Generation Identity group jailed for six months over incident in 2018A court in France has jailed three members of the far-right pan...
2019-08-30, 08:16

Three Indian climbers die on crowded slopes of Mount Everest Three Indian climbers and one Nepali guide died on Mount Everest in the past couple of days, taking to seven the total number killed or missing on th...
2019-05-24, 19:16

3 Indian Climbers Die On Crowded Slopes Of Mount Everest Three Indian climbers, two women among them, died of exhaustion while descending the slopes of Mount Everest, Nepali officials said on Friday, taking...
2019-05-24, 13:16

Alpine skiing: Former Spanish skier Fernandez Ochoa found dead - prime minister Olympic medalist Blanca Fernandez Ochoa has been found dead, Spain's acting prime minister Pedro Sanchez said on Wednesday, following a long search a...
2019-09-04, 22:00

Me, myself and my family on holiday in a French Airbnb | Eva Wiseman ‘You can go on holiday, but you take yourself with you. And yet, both of us are having a lovely time’*The view from where we have breakfast, down a s...
2019-08-04, 14:00

The parents of a West Point cadet who died after a skiing accident can use their son's frozen sperm to produce a child, a judge ruled Supreme Court Justice John Colangelo ruled that the parents of Peter Zhu, a 21-year-old West Point cadet who was fatally injured in a skiing accident...
2019-05-22, 22:16

French man wanted for murdering family arrested in Scotland Police in Scotland have arrested a man who is believed to be Xavier Dupont de Ligonnes, a murder suspect French police have been pursuing for eight y...
2019-10-12, 00:32

| Notorious French 'doctor' who killed family released to abbey A Frenchman who killed his parents, wife and children after pretending to be a successful doctor for two decades in a case that inspired a book and f...
2019-06-28, 23:32

Action stations: a family activity break in the French Pyrenees Tree climbing, ziplining, rafting and hiking, plus many more activities from a flexible menu, make a fun-packed family holidayOur night at the Vénasq...
2019-05-26, 08:16

Patient At Centre Of French Family's Battle Over Life Support Dies A French man at the centre of a bitter row over right-to-die legislation passed away in hospital on Thursday more than a week after doctors removed h...
2019-07-11, 18:48

French boy thrown from museum's tenth floor on family trip to London The six-year-old thrown from a 10th floor viewing platform at the Tate Modern on Sunday was a French boy visiting London with his family, according ...
2019-08-06, 00:16

Tate Modern incident: Police say child who was thrown from tenth-floor viewing platform is six-year-old French boy visiting London with family The child who was thrown from the tenth floor viewing platform at London's Tate Modern is a six-year-old French boy who was visiting the UK capital w...
2019-08-06, 09:48

20 of the best Alps ski resorts by train Think skiing in the Alps has to mean taking a flight? Think again: our rail and ski expert picks resorts to suit all abilities – all accessible by tr...
2019-10-12, 09:32

Microplastics in the Arctic and the Alps may have blown in on the wind Microplastics have been found in the snow in remote areas, and they may have drifted in on the wind, raising questions about how much plastic we are ...
2019-08-15, 07:32

The ebike revolution: Cycling in the Alps? No sweat Ebikes aren’t just easing the pain of hill climbing, they’re changing the face of cycling. There’s even a new festival in Verbier celebrating their p...
2019-06-09, 13:32

Nine Million Cubic Feet of Ice May Soon Collapse in the Alps A glacier is on the verge of collapsing in the northwestern Italian Alps. This is yet another reminder of why global leaders need to take action to s...
2019-09-26, 01:32

Cboe Welcomes New Issuer ALPS to ETF Marketplace CHICAGO – December 29, 2017 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today wel...
2019-05-21, 18:16

Several hurt in accident at Swiss Alps resort Several people were injured in an accident at the Swiss mountain resort of Titlis Engelberg on Wednesday during maintenance work on an out-of-service...
2019-06-05, 12:16

Tour de France bracing for battle of the Alps "After a couple of quiet days in the heat, the Tour de France enters its decisive phase with three successive gruelling Alpine stages, where the much...
2019-07-25, 06:16

Stage 17 LIVE - Could it be a day for the breakaway as Alps loom? "Live updates from Stage 17 of the Tour de France between Pont du Gard and Gap, with Felix Lowe (aka @SaddleBlaze). Can Geraint Thomas take time out ...
2019-07-24, 14:01

Eagle films global warming destruction in Alps The images will be stunningly beautiful yet also hint of dire future consequences. Filmed with a camera mounted between his majestic wings, they'll s...
2019-10-03, 00:00

Baby among 3 killed in Swiss Alps plane crash A small plane carrying three people, including a baby, crashed in the Swiss Alps, killing all on board. The doomed flight took off Sunday morning fro...
2019-08-27, 02:48

Ice from the Alps reveals Europeans ditched gold for silver in AD 660 The people of north-west Europe embraced a silver currency instead of gold in the seventh century, and this may have fuelled a post-Roman economic bo...
2019-05-21, 17:48

Climate change means nearly all glaciers in the Alps may disappear A study of what will happen to glaciers in the Alps under various climate scenarios suggests they will almost completely disappear if we keep pumping...
2019-05-22, 10:32

One killed, six hurt in accident at Swiss Alps resort One person was killed and six others injured in an accident at the Swiss mountain resort of Engelberg Titlis on Wednesday during maintenance work on ...
2019-06-05, 14:32

Rick Steves: Castles and cobbles in the Bavarian Alps The romantic region's most popular sights include the fairy-tale Neuschwanstein Castle and the wood-carving capital of Oberammergau.  ...
2019-05-21, 17:32

With ‘Deepest Sadness,’ Swiss Mourn the Passing of Alps Glacier About 250 mourners, including many dressed in black, ascended a Swiss mountainside on Sunday to bid farewell to a longtime resident of the Alps: the ...
2019-09-24, 11:00

One Killed, Six Hurt In Cable Car Accident At Swiss Alps Resort One person was killed and six others injured in an accident at the Swiss mountain resort of Engelberg Titlis on Wednesday during maintenance work on ...
2019-06-05, 19:00

Giant Glacier in the Alps Is in Danger of Collapse, Experts Warn The Italian authorities have closed two roads and evacuated mountain huts after researchers found a gaping crack in an ice mass on the Mont Blanc mas...
2019-09-25, 20:32

High concentrations of microplastics found in snow in Arctic and Alps Microplastics have been found in snow in some of the most remote parts of the world, including the Arctic and Alps, in an alarming new study into the...
2019-08-14, 21:32

Tour de France: Matteo Trentin triumphs ahead of Alps showdown The Italian Matteo Trentin triumphed on the 17th stage as the favorites remain cautious ahead of a gruelling showdown in the Alps that will ultimatel...
2019-07-24, 23:00

'Things are getting unstable': global heating and the rise of rockfalls in Swiss Alps As Switzerland’s glaciers melt, dangerous rockfalls become more likely and towns are forced to live under an existential threatThe thunderous roar th...
2019-10-02, 14:00

A glacier in the Alps could collapse at any moment thanks to climate change, experts warn A massive chunk of ice is in danger of breaking away from a glacier on Mont Blanc, and Italian officials are closing roads.     &...
2019-09-26, 07:32

A Deadly Blaze in the Alps Made a Biker a Hero and Tunnels Safer for All Two decades ago, 39 people died inside the Mont Blanc Tunnel in a fire so horrific it changed safety standards forever. The truth eventually caught u...
2019-05-21, 23:32

Victor the eagle's bird's eye view of the Alps raises climate change awareness Victor, a nine-year old white-tailed eagle, set off this week on a mission to raise awareness of climate change in the Alps, which have already been ...
2019-10-09, 17:00

Wheels: A Deadly Blaze in the Alps Made a Biker a Hero and Tunnels Safer for All Two decades ago, 39 people died inside the Mont Blanc Tunnel in a fire so horrific it changed safety standards forever. The truth eventually caught u...
2019-05-21, 15:16

Pompeo to discuss Iran in Europe and make a side trip to a secretive conference in the Alps The secretary of state will meet with officials in Germany and Switzerland, where he will stop by an exclusive meeting whose participants must vow to...
2019-05-29, 19:48

French President Emmanuel Macron announces creation of French space force On the eve of Bastille Day celebrations, Emmanuel Macron announced the creation of a French space force command within the French air force.  &...
2019-07-13, 22:16

French tennis star Nicolas Mahut shares heartwarming moment with son on court after French Open loss French tennis star Nicolas Mahut shared a touching moment with his son moments after he lost in the third round of the French Open on Friday to Argen...
2019-06-07, 02:00

World’s coolest family recreates iconic album covers for family photos Sure, maybe your family tried to get cute with the annual Christmas card picture, putting a Santa hat on the dog or some such whimsy. Sorry, but that...
2019-09-17, 01:00

Two hikers found a message in a bottle and helped rescue a stranded family. Now the family wants to thank them Curtis Whitson has two strangers to thank for his family being alive today. Two brave hikers plucked a lime green bottle from a river and alerted aut...
2019-09-11, 23:00

Livanos family dishes on cooking show ‘Family Food Fight’ The Livanos family from Armonk hopes they’re cooking on all cylinders for Thursday night’s episode of ABC’s “Family Food Fight.” The new cooking/chal...
2019-06-27, 18:48

Family Files $10 Million Lawsuit Against City of Phoenix After Police Allegedly Assault, Threaten to Shoot Family A family is suing the City of Phoenix for $10 million after police officers were caught on video using what the family believes is excessive force....
2019-06-14, 22:16

Photo-bomber flashes bare chest in background of grieving family at state park, Texas family says A Texas woman is seeking the identity of a photo -bomber who ruined her family’s weekend trip to a state park to remember a family member who died by...
2019-07-16, 09:48

'Family first': Kirk Douglas, 102, poses for sweet family photo featuring four generations The Douglas family photo includes Kirk, his wife, Anne, son Michael, daughter-in-law Catherine Zeta-Jones, his grandchildren and great-grandchild. &...
2019-08-21, 14:16

If You Are Going To Buy A Family Car, Don’t Forget The Family Part People buy vehicles for all kinds of reasons. Some of them are rational, and some of them are emotional. There is nothing wrong with buying a car bec...
2019-10-11, 18:32

How to have a French August It's au revoir email and bonjour les Grande Vacances as across the Channel everything shuts for summer — and it's catching on here. As she flees a de...
2019-08-01, 15:32

AP with D-Day vet as he speaks to French students D-Day veteran Ray Lambert told French students he still hears voices when he looks out on the English Channel. AP is following the 98-year-old D-Day ...
2019-06-05, 13:32

The French Version of ‘Fleabag’ Is Exactly the Same. Until It’s Different. There may be Paris landmarks in the background, but the dysfunctional relationships, slow-burning grief and sly asides to camera are all still there....
2019-06-04, 22:16

Owning a French castle: not what it seems When Jean-Pierre Potet fell in love with this French castle he was young and wealthy. Now he and his son run it as a B&B to pay for the upkeep. ...
2019-07-16, 01:32

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 Frenc...
2019-08-10, 00:00

‘War is ugly’: For French vet, D-Day’s lessons are timeless OUISTREHAM, France (AP) — Among the tens of thousands of Allied soldiers who landed in Normandy on June 6, 1944, was a hardened group of elite French...
2019-05-23, 11:48

Promoted: Last chance to buy French GP tickets! This year's French Grand Prix at Circuit Paul Ricard is set to be the bigger and better than last year, and with time running out to secure yourself ...
2019-06-18, 20:48

French Open: Players to Watch For the men, keep your eyes on Stefanos Tsitsipas, Guido Pella and Felix Auger-Aliassime. For the women, it’s Kiki Bertens, Belinda Bencic and Anett ...
2019-05-24, 11:16

Google Won't Pay for News Links Under New French Law Google said Wednesday it will not pay European media outlets for using their articles, pictures and videos in its searches in France, in a move that ...
2019-09-27, 07:32

| French ducks in the dock for quacking Less than two months after the owner of a French rooster was hauled before a court over his rowdy crowing, the owner of a gaggle of geese and ducks i...
2019-09-03, 04:32

US looks to complete its French summer with a final win The United States is about to conclude its summer in France with an opportunity to cement its place as the best team on the international stage ...
2019-07-07, 16:48

| Osaka crashes out of French Open Naomi Osaka's hopes of winning a third successive Grand Slam ended when she was knocked out of the French Open in Round 3 by unheralded Katerina Sini...
2019-06-01, 23:16

Tsonga leads good day for French men Jo-Wilfried Tsonga led a home charge into the second round of the French Open on Monday, beating Germany's Peter Gojowczyk in four sets to book a sta...
2019-05-28, 07:16

Promoted: French GP - Come for the F1, stay for the entertainment Motorsport Live explains what else there is to keep everyone entertained throughout the packed three-day schedule through an-depth look at what the F...
2019-06-08, 16:32

U.S. Launches Probe of French Digital Tax The U.S. is launching an investigation of France’s planned tax on digital services, marking the first major confrontation as leading economies examin...
2019-07-11, 05:48

GE says French plant set for layoffs will not close down A General Electric (GE) factory in eastern France where the U.S. group is planning job cuts will not close down, and the firm is looking into alterna...
2019-06-02, 04:48

Calum French left in limbo While his friends and team-mates are competing in the World championships, Calum French is a man stranded without a weight class The post Calum Frenc...
2019-09-10, 01:00

Breakthroughs Are Not Just for the Young at the French Open Jan-Lennard Struff, 29, reached the fourth round of a Grand Slam tournament for the first time on Saturday. His next obstacle is No. 1 Novak Djokovic...
2019-06-01, 23:00

Why the French GP will be a key race in Ferrari's season Ferrari hopes the French Grand Prix will mark a turning point in the development of its 2019 car as it rolls out a number of updates aimed at shiftin...
2019-06-18, 18:16

The rise and fall of French cuisine French food was the envy of the world – before it became trapped by its own history. Can a new school of traditionalists revive its glories? By Wende...
2019-07-16, 18:00

Tennis Legends: The French fan conundrum "Eurosport\u0027s tennis legends - John McEnroe, Boris Becker and Mats Wilander - discuss how to improve the attendances on the show courts at Roland...
2019-06-04, 16:32

Kyrgios withdraws from French Open "Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the French Open only days after claiming the event \"sucks\" compared to Wimbledon, according to tournament organise...
2019-05-24, 16:00

Will Mr Nice transform French football? French Ligue 1 club Nice have been taken over by British billionaire Jim Ratcliffe. More proof that France is edging closer to the English and Italia...
2019-09-16, 17:00

U.S. to hold hearing on French tax investigation Aug. 19 The U.S. Trade Representative's (USTR) Office will hold a hearing on Aug 19 in its probe of France's new planned tax on big technology companies, cal...
2019-07-12, 21:16

A new species of 'cat fox' may be prowling a French island There may be a fascinating new species of fox-like cat, or a cat-like fox, prowling the island of Corsica and yep, it's already cranky and hates your...
2019-06-19, 23:00

This French Restaurant Has Been Named The Best In The World France's Mirazur restaurant -- whose Argentine chef Mauro Colagreco draws inspiration from the sea, the mountains, and his own garden -- was crowned ...
2019-06-27, 23:32

Stan the Man: Wawrinka's 5-set French win gets him Federer This is why Stan Wawrinka went through two operations on his left knee in the span of a month. Why he dealt with the rigors of rehabilitating that jo...
2019-06-03, 13:48

Renault-FCA merger 'behind us', French carmaker says Fiat Chrysler's merger offer for Renault, which was abandoned in June, was no longer on the table and looked unlikely to be revived for now, the Fren...
2019-09-24, 23:32

Bottas on top in final French GP practice "Valtteri Bottas kept Mercedes on top in final practice for the French Grand Prix on Saturday with Formula One championship leader and team mate Lewi...
2019-06-22, 17:16

Boris Johnson's 'insult to the French was cut by BBC' Boris Johnson is reported to have called the French "turds" when he was foreign secretary, in a Brexit outburst filmed for a BBC documentary but neve...
2019-06-28, 14:32

Hamilton fastest in first French GP practice "Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton set the pace in a Mercedes one-two in first free practice for the French Grand Prix on Friday with Fe...
2019-06-21, 16:32

Federer waltzes into French Open last eight Roger Federer's dream return to the French Open continued as the Swiss waltzed into quarter-finals by giving Argentine Leonardo Mayer a 6-2 6-3 6-3 m...
2019-06-03, 00:32

French Grand Prix: F1 – live! Lap-by-lap commentary on the action at Paul RicardDaniel Ricciardo: ‘Renault excited me’Any thoughts? You can email John or tweet @johnbrewin_ 2.11pm...
2019-06-23, 15:16

Thiem battles through to third round at French Open Austrian Dominic Thiem overcame a tough test to reach the French Open third round with a 6-3 6-7(6) 6-3 7-5 win over defiant Kazakh Alexander Bublik ...
2019-05-30, 16:16

Bottas ahead of Hamilton in 2nd practice for French GP Valtteri Bottas tops leaderboard in second practice session for the French Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton    &#...
2019-06-21, 17:48

Iraq sentences 3 French citizens to death Kevin Gonot, Leonard Lopez and Salim Machou have one month to apply for the ruling to be overturned. The trio are accused of joining the "Islamic Sta...
2019-05-27, 01:16

Scotch whisky and French wine hit by $7.5bn US tariffs The 25% levies also include British knitwear and EU cheese and aircraft as White House retaliates for subsidies given to AirbusThe US is set to impos...
2019-10-03, 03:00

Teen Vondrousova into French quarters without losing a set The next in a long line of talented left-handed tennis players from the Czech Republic is making a run at the French Open     &#...
2019-06-02, 17:32

What's in a name? You say French Open; I say Roland Garros The clay-court Grand Slam tournament being played in Paris right now is that rare sporting event with multiple names       ...
2019-05-30, 12:48

Bastille Day inspired French civil protest. Here's why. Bastille Day, marked on the 14th of July,celebrates the seizure of justice from tyrannical powers. Here's the run down on Bastille Day's history, and...
2019-07-13, 15:32

Kvitova withdraws from French Open with arm injury Petra Kvitova withdrew from the French Open on Monday due to an injury to her forearm, hours before her first match at the tournament against Romania...
2019-05-27, 11:48

FCA may improve Renault merger bid to win French backing Fiat Chrysler is discussing with Renault an improved merger offer that would see the combined company's operations headquartered in France and the Fr...
2019-06-03, 05:16

The Latest: Federer eases into French quarterfinals Roger Federer still has not dropped a set at the French Open and eased into the quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-3, 6-3 win against unseeded Argentine Leo...
2019-06-02, 17:32

Traffic flowing but ticket sales down at French GP French Grand Prix organizers hailed their new traffic management scheme as a success on Friday, after gridlock sorely tested the patience of Formula ...
2019-06-22, 00:00

No. 1 cruising at French, eyes 'Djoker Slam II' Novak Djokovic continued to cruise at the French Open, sweeping to an easy win over 147th-ranked Italian qualifier Salvatore Caruso to reach the four...
2019-06-01, 18:32

Same Old Roger Federer Shines at the New-Look French Open In his first French Open match in four years, Federer breezed through in straight sets. He walked on court to a standing ovation and finished the sam...
2019-05-26, 23:48

The big picture: joy and nostalgia in a French water park Photographer Franck Bohbot evokes the freedom and friendships of summers past in his dreamlike series Forever YoungThe earliest family holidays Franc...
2019-05-26, 23:16

Norway's Adevinta says new French digital tax may hit earnings Online advertising group Adevinta said the newly introduced digital tax in France lacked clarity but would likely hit the Norwegian company's earning...
2019-07-15, 19:48

French submarine found 50 years after disappearance La Minerve, which vanished in 1968 with 52 sailors on board, discovered off ToulonThe French navy has located one of its submarines that disappeared ...
2019-07-22, 20:32

Bon appétit! How I rediscovered the joys of French cuisine Like many Britons, Felicity Cloake lost her passion for steak frites and creme brulee when more exotic options appeared – so she embarked on a tour o...
2019-06-04, 16:32

5 Easy Tips to Get a French Girl Apartment Here at Jezebel, we’re always interested in what French girls, as a monolith, are up to—whether they’re sharing cute outfit pictures on Instagram or ...
2019-06-11, 21:48

3 French sea rescuers die trying to save fishing boat A boat carrying maritime rescuers who set off to help a fishing boat in trouble in wind-whipped waters off the western coast of France has overturned...
2019-06-07, 17:00

Serena knew she had no chance at French: Mouratoglou Serena Williams' coach Patrick Mouratoglou had written off her chances of winning this year's French Open even before she lost to fellow American Sof...
2019-06-03, 00:32

Grinding Barty through to French Open final Sometimes, tennis is just about grinding through the bad moments and Ashleigh Barty did just that on Friday when she weathered tough conditions and a...
2019-06-07, 19:16

Look: Wallaby on the loose after escape from French park Officials at a French leisure park are urging members of the public to keep an eye out for a wallaby that escaped from its enclosure at the park's zo...
2019-10-11, 11:32

All's well that ends well for No. 1 Osaka at French Open Naomi Osaka again gets off to a terrible start at the French Open, and the No. 1 seed again prevails        ...
2019-05-30, 20:48

Woman behind French #MeToo fined for defamation Sandra Muller, the French journalist who launched the French version of the #MeToo movement, expressed her dismay over a ruling she called "a message...
2019-09-26, 07:32

Froome in intensive care after French crash Britain's Chris Froome is in intensive care and "not in great shape" after suffering serious multiple fractures in a high-speed crash, says his team ...
2019-06-13, 10:16

Australia's Barty wins French Open Australian Ashleigh Barty defeats Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova in the French Open final to win her first Grand Slam singles title and complete ...
2019-06-08, 21:16

| Serena flops again, crashes out of French Open Serena Williams' bid to win a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title was thwarted again when she was knocked out of the French Open by compatriot Sof...
2019-06-01, 23:16

Hamilton surprised to save "serious moment" in French GP FP2 Mercedes Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton says he was surprised he caught his "serious moment" in French Grand Prix second practice immediately before...
2019-06-21, 22:32

French PM questions U.S. hesitations over northeast Syria France's prime minister defended his country's policy in northeastern Syria on Tuesday saying that, unlike U.S. hesitations, Paris' priority remained...
2019-10-08, 21:00

New feline dubbed the ‘fox-cat’ discovered on French island That’s one foxy cat! A new species of feline — known locally as the fox-cat — may have been discovered on the French Mediterranean ...
2019-06-13, 19:16

Easy win for championship leader Hamilton at French GP Lewis Hamilton comfortably won the French Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday to clinch a sixth victory this season and extend his championship l...
2019-06-23, 17:16

The Latest: French NGO returns to migrant sea rescues The French non-governmental organization SOS Mediterranee, partnered with Doctors Without Borders, has returned to sea with a new boat to save migran...
2019-07-21, 21:32

| French bid farewell at coffin of ex-president Chirac Thousands of people have queued in Paris to bid a final farewell to France's former president Jacques Chirac, fondly remembered as a charismatic gian...
2019-09-29, 21:00

D-Day symbol of American-French friendship under strain COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) — Two sons of former U.S. President Theodore Roosevelt are buried in Normandy, symbols of the American drive to fight...
2019-05-31, 15:16

French 'Spiderman' climbs Frankfurt skyscraper French free climber Alain Robert, known as "Spiderman" for his exploits, succeeded in climbing the 153-meter Skyper skyscraper before being arrested ...
2019-09-29, 00:00

French Protesters Hang Up Their Yellow Vests Seven months after waves of demonstrations first washed over France—bringing the government to its knees—the yellow-vest movement has run out of stea...
2019-06-16, 12:16

Del Potro finding the right combination at French Open Playing Grand Slam tennis for the first time since fracturing his right knee last year, ninth-ranked Juan Martin del Potro advanced to the second rou...
2019-05-28, 17:16

French Tech has made big strides but wants to go faster and further France's image has improved when it comes to startups and innovation, but it is not yet seen as the place for launching an international company.Read...
2019-06-03, 17:16

| Federer, Nadal march on at French Open Roger Federer made short work of Argentinian Leonardo Mayer to become the oldest man in 28 years to reach a Grand Slam quarter-final at the French Op...
2019-06-02, 19:32

French protests against IVF treatment for gay and single women Thousands march in Paris to oppose new law aimed at extending reproductive rightsTens of thousands of people have marched in Paris to protest against...
2019-10-07, 01:00

Rocker Hallyday's estate to be shared under French, not U.S., law French rock singer Johnny Hallyday's estate must be shared under French law, a Paris court ruled on Tuesday, overriding a will written in California ...
2019-05-28, 23:48

Ferrari to meet F1 stewards ahead of French GP Ferrari will meet Formula One stewards at the French Grand Prix on Friday after seeking a review of the decision that cost Sebastian Vettel victory i...
2019-06-20, 16:32

Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86 Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France’s role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. inv...
2019-09-26, 14:00

The Latest: Lights to be used at next year’s French Open PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Lights will be installed on the four top show courts for next year’s Fr...
2019-06-09, 14:32

Hamilton sympathy for fans as French GP win looks too easy LE CASTELLET, France (AP) — Lewis Hamilton needed only a few seconds to take control of the French Grand Prix on Sunday. Once he accelerated away fro...
2019-06-23, 22:00

Jacques Chirac, former French president, is dead at 86 Former French President Jacques Chirac, known for a carefully crafted "everyman" image but whose later years were dogged by allegations of corruption...
2019-09-26, 20:32

Main French Open courts to be lit in 2020 "The four main courts at the French Open will be lit from next year, meaning the top matches will not be interrupted by bad light, organisers said on...
2019-06-09, 16:00

Iraq sentences last 2 French IS members to death BEIRUT (AP) — An Iraqi judicial official says a Baghdad court has sentenced to death two more French nationals convicted of being members of the Isla...
2019-06-03, 14:00

| Kyrgios right to hate French Open, says Tomic Bernard Tomic suffered a dispiriting exit from Roland Garros and admitted Australian compatriot Nick Kyrgios was right to say the tournament 'sucks'....
2019-05-28, 15:00

First Rafale To Be Delivered In 2 Months: French Ambassador French Ambassador to India Alexandre Ziegler Friday said the first Rafale fighter aircraft will be delivered within two months and it will be "perfec...
2019-07-06, 03:16

How a Member of French Intelligence Turned to Terror As police intelligence agents in Paris tracked Islamist radicals over the summer, one of their longtime colleagues was quietly embracing a more extre...
2019-10-10, 15:32

French far-right makes big demands on Macron after small win If French far-right leader Marine Le Pen gets her wish, her National Rally party, victorious in the European Parliament election, will force a dissol...
2019-05-27, 19:48

Iraq sentences two more French citizens to death The verdicts take the number of French citizens who have been found guilty of joining Islamic State to 11. Legal experts have said the rulings leave ...
2019-06-03, 17:16

US orders probe into £450 million French tech tax The French government today risked opening a £450 million front in a transatlantic trade war with plans for a tax on tech giants that Britain could s...
2019-07-11, 13:32

US to Investigate French Plan to Tax Tech Companies US President Donald Trump has ordered an investigation into France's planned tax on internet services that will hit American tech giants especially h...
2019-07-11, 07:16

U.S. to probe French plan to tax tech companies U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered an investigation into France's planned tax on technology companies, a probe that could lead to the U...
2019-07-11, 06:32

U.S. Announces Inquiry of French Digital Tax That May End in Tariffs The investigation is the latest attempt by the Trump administration to shelter American companies, and technology firms particularly, by targeting tr...
2019-07-11, 03:32

Barrere leads big day for French players in Metz A pair of seeded players fell in the opening round of the Moselle Open in Metz, France, on Tuesday, as French players went 4-1 on the hardcourt on th...
2019-09-18, 04:00

Experience: I woke up from a coma speaking French I still don’t know why I spoke French. I’ve never had any desire to visit FranceIt was May 2006, and I had just been swimming. I was on my way from m...
2019-05-31, 12:32

Tsitsipas 1st Greek in 83 years to reach last 16 at French Stefanos Tsitsipas overcomes a "psychological" challenge and lethargic legs to become the first Greek player _ man or woman _ to reach the fourth rou...
2019-06-01, 15:32

'They didn't look old enough': who filled a French art gallery with fakes? Last year, a museum dedicated to the work of Étienne Terrus revealed most of its paintings were probably not by him. How did it get there?Odette Trab...
2019-06-15, 13:48

Stan the Man: Wawrinka's 5-set French win gets him Federer 2015 French Open champion Stan Wawrinka's 5-hour, 5-set victory over an opponent who's 14 years younger earned a matchup against Roger Fede...
2019-06-03, 19:16

French 'Spider-Man' climbs Frankfurt skyscraper French free climber Alain Robert, known as "Spider-Man" for his exploits, succeeded in climbing the 153-meter Skyper skyscraper before being arrested...
2019-09-29, 08:32

The Latest: French put aside differences to mourn Chirac Mourners are bringing flowers to the residence of late French President Jacques Chirac and looking past his problems to share grief and memories of a...
2019-09-26, 14:00

French rooster in court for crowing too loudly Meet Maurice, the rooster whose early morning crowing has divided French opinion. His fans, including a chicken called Pompadour and a rooster called...
2019-07-06, 04:00

French court rules that quadriplegic should be allowed to die A quadriplegic French patient, who has been in a vegetative state for more than a decade, should be allowed to die, France's top court ruled on Frida...
2019-06-29, 01:48

Marquez extends championship lead with French GP win "Honda\u0027s world champion Marc Marquez won the French Grand Prix at Le Mans on Sunday for his third victory in the last four races to extend his l...
2019-05-22, 00:48

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     ...
2019-05-23, 19:32

Trump says U.S. would tax French wine in response to digital tax U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday reiterated criticism of a French proposal to levy a tax aimed at big U.S. technology companies and threatened a...
2019-08-25, 00:16

PSG would cope without Neymar but would French football suffer? Neymar’s popularity in Paris has plummeted but his presence still attracts attention, TV viewers and money for Ligue 1 clubsBy Adam White and Eric De...
2019-08-12, 21:00

| Murray to face $150 French player in Mallorca Former world No 1 Andy Murray will attempt to win the first singles match of his injury comeback against a teenage player who has scraped just $150 i...
2019-08-26, 00:16

French police thwart attack on G7 summit French authorities have arrested five people suspected of planning an attack on this weekend's G7 summit in Biarritz. The meeting of world leaders ha...
2019-08-21, 08:16

French musician killed by bear in Canada Julien Gauthier, 44, was on an expedition recording sounds of nature for his musicA French artist who used sounds of nature in his music has been kil...
2019-08-21, 05:48

French pick alliance preservation over FCA promises Since Carlos Ghosn's arrest in November, the French government has said repeatedly that its main goal is to preserve the Renault-Nissan alliance. The...
2019-06-06, 22:32

French inventor flies across Channel on hoverboard French inventor Franky Zapata has successfully crossed the Channel on a jet-powered hoverboard for the first time, after a failed attempt last month....
2019-08-04, 12:16

French far-right leader says EU vote a referendum on Macron French far-right leader Marine Le Pen says that the nation’s European Parliament elections amount to the referendum the “French asked for but didn’t ...
2019-05-24, 18:48

Why homophobic incidents are scarring French football A standoff between ultras and authorities forms the backdrop to banners and chants that have brought games to a haltAt the offices of France’s Ligue ...
2019-09-04, 22:00

The Cool Striped Top That Will Give You French-Guy Style A favorite for fashion icons from Pablo Picasso to Kurt Cobain, the Breton shirt is trending for men again. An exhaustive look into the history of th...
2019-08-01, 01:16

Daniil Medvedev Looks to Come Back at the French Open His clay season has been mixed. He reached the semifinals in Monte Carlo and the finals in Barcelona, but lost his opening matches in Madrid and Rome...
2019-05-24, 11:16

French President Macron thanks D-Day veterans in English During the D-Day 75th anniversary ceremony, French President Emmanuel Macron said "we know what we owe" to World War II veterans.    ...
2019-06-06, 22:00

| French first lady is 'truly ugly', says Brazilian minister A Brazilian government minister has said French first lady Brigitte Macron was "truly ugly", only days after the country's president appeared to endo...
2019-09-06, 16:01

Mustard ice cream is now a thing, thanks to French's French’s, in partnership with Coolhaus Ice Cream, released a mustard ice cream, available for a limited time only.     &#...
2019-08-01, 20:16

Suicides Among French Police Rise, With 64 So Far This Year (PARIS) — Three riot police officers, a police commander, a police academy teacher — all are among eight French police officers who have ...
2019-08-18, 17:48

| 500 firefighters to battle blaze in French forest More than 500 firefighters have been deployed to battle a blaze that has already destroyed 900 hectares of pine forest in southern France, the fire s...
2019-08-17, 03:32

The Latest: Play suspended at French Open PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Play has been suspended during the men’s French Open quarterfinals beca...
2019-06-04, 18:16

What The Hell Are These Questions From The French Open Pressers? Today at the French Open, No. 7 seed Sloane Stephens lost her quarterfinal match. She went to press after, only to field this question, as noted by t...
2019-06-05, 13:16

PSG president targeted by French corruption probe PARIS (AP) — A French judicial official says Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has been placed under investigation for suspected corru...
2019-05-23, 13:16

Fort Diamant, A Little French Gem in South America The presence of France has been documented in the Caribbean and Latin America for centuries. Today, French Guiana, located in South America, is part ...
2019-08-09, 08:00

| 100 years ago, French daredevil flies under Arc de Triomphe Early on a Thursday morning 100 years ago, a French WWI veteran took off on a secret mission that would propel him into the record books: a daredevil...
2019-08-07, 11:00

Renault's Kangoo Be Bop was a Funky French Envoy XUV If you’re a French florist, you might think you’ve got plenty of choices when it comes to small vans. And you’d largely be right, at least until it c...
2019-08-11, 00:00

It Will Be Federer vs. Nadal in the French Open Semifinals Federer earned his spot by defeating his Swiss compatriot Stan Wawrinka, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4, while Nadal routed Kei Nishikori, 6-1, 6-1, 6-3....
2019-06-04, 23:32

Halep loses to Anisimova at French Open Amanda Anisimova, 17, crushed defending champion Simona Halep at the French Open to become the youngest semifinalist at Roland Garros since 2006. She...
2019-06-06, 15:48

One killed, nine hurt in French knife attack An Afghan man seeking asylum was arrested after a 19-year-old was killed and nine others wounded in a knife attack at a subway stop near Lyon, France...
2019-08-31, 22:48

Nadal beats Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 for 12th French Open Rafael Nadal pulled away in what had suddenly become a tight final to beat Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 Sunday for his record-extending 12th Fren...
2019-06-09, 22:32

French Open trophy gaffe gives Australia another champion When Ash Barty won the French Open title on Saturday she thought she was the first Australian woman to lift the Coupe Suzanne Lenglen since Margaret ...
2019-06-09, 23:32

Cuevas through to third round after Edmund retires French Open Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas reached the third round of the French Open after Kyle Edmund, the last British man left in the singles draw, retired with a k...
2019-05-30, 16:16

The Latest: Halep advances in 3 sets at French Open The Latest on the French Open: Simona Halep overcomes a mid-match lapse in a 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 win over 47th-ranked Ajla Tomljanovic    &...
2019-05-29, 06:32

The Latest: Djokovic enjoys another French Open milestone PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 4:15 p.m. In a career already full of milestones, Novak Djokovic passed another one...
2019-05-30, 17:32

F1: Mercedes Claims 1-2 Finish In French GP; Leclerc Finishes Third Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton extended his lead in the championship with another win in the 2019 French Grand Prix. The British driver started on po...
2019-06-23, 21:16

Google, Facebook, Amazon to testify in U.S. against French digital tax Alphabet Inc's Google unit, Facebook Inc and Amazon.com Inc are among the companies that will testify Monday at a U.S. government hearing on the Fren...
2019-08-14, 02:00

2nd French game in 3 days halted after homophobic banners A second French league game in three days was interrupted due to banners deemed homophobic as Paris Saint-Germain beat Metz 2-0    &#...
2019-08-31, 03:16

Why Vettel's "funny" French GP qualifying session went so badly Ferrari Formula 1 driver Sebastian Vettel was confused by the missed upshift and lack of grip he suffered during "a bit of a funny" French Grand Prix...
2019-06-23, 11:16

Grosjean "gutted" not to have Haas suspension update for French GP Haas Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean says he is "a bit gutted" that a new rear suspension is available to Kevin Magnussen rather than him for his ho...
2019-06-22, 22:48

Hamilton takes pole position for French GP; Vettel 7th LE CASTELLET, France (AP) — Lewis Hamilton again peaked when it mattered to clinch a record-extending 86th career pole position at the French Grand P...
2019-06-22, 17:00

French giant wades into British Steel auction A French engineering giant has joined the battle for control of the UK's second-biggest steel producer with an approach to buy ‎part of the ail...
2019-06-22, 17:16

French Ligue 1 match interrupted by homophobic chanting "A Ligue 1 derby between Nice and Olympique Marseille was interrupted for several minutes on Wednesday over the display of banners with homophobic co...
2019-08-29, 03:48

Weather gives French Open organizers scheduling headache Four of the survivors in French Open women's singles face the prospect of playing three days in a row to win the title after heavy rain washed out th...
2019-06-05, 22:48

The Latest: Lights to be used at next year's French Open The latest on the French Open: Lights will be installed on the four top show courts for next year's French Open      &...
2019-06-09, 15:00

Google, Facebook, Amazon to testify in US against French digital tax Google, Facebook and Amazon are among the companies that will testify Monday at a U.S. government hearing on the French government's digital ser...
2019-08-14, 21:00

| Hamilton powers to French Grand Prix pole Lewis Hamilton timed his best lap to perfection when he took pole position ahead of his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas with a late effort at the ...
2019-06-22, 19:48

Osaka, Azarenka facing different pressures at French Open While Naomi Osaka is feeling the weight of her first Slam as world No. 1, second-round opponent Victoria Azarenka is trying to climb back to those he...
2019-05-30, 00:32

Barty too hot for Kenin as Aussie's French Open run continues Ashleigh Barty's impressive run at the French Open continued on Monday when the Australian saw off American Sofia Kenin 6-3 3-6 6-0 to reach the quar...
2019-06-03, 14:00

| Thanks for the memories: Rafael Nadal's 12 French Open triumphs Rafael Nadal won his 12th French Open title on Sunday when he defeated Dominic Thiem in the final for the second straight year. Let's look at his 12 ...
2019-06-10, 03:32

Two French Families Sue Boeing Over Ethiopian Airlines Disaster Two French families have filed lawsuits against US aircraft manufacturer Boeing over the crash of a 737 MAX of Ethiopian Airlines in March, lawyers s...
2019-05-22, 09:16

French-Spanish nun killed in Central African Republic PARIS (AP) — A 77-year-old French-Spanish nun has been killed in Central African Republic, where she taught poor schoolgirls. The diocese of Albi in ...
2019-05-22, 13:48

Bertens retires from French Open second-round match "Dutch fourth seed Kiki Bertens, one of the pre-tournament favourites, retired due to illness from her second-round match against Slovakian Viktoria ...
2019-05-29, 22:32

Facebook to help French police crack down on hate speech Facebook is agreeing to help French police identify hate speech suspects, in what the French government is celebrating as a global first.  ...
2019-06-27, 21:48

Black panther stolen from zoo after capture in French town The black panther captured while walking the rooftops of a French town has gone missing from the zoo to which it was taken and is believed to have be...
2019-09-25, 09:32

French chef sues after losing top rating 'for using Cheddar' A celebrity chef is suing the Michelin guide because he claims his restaurant lost its three-star status for using Cheddar cheese in a classic French...
2019-09-24, 19:32

French Open bids adieu to much-loved 'Bullring' Few showcourts draw crowds as close to the thunderous power of modern-day tennis as Roland Garros' 'Bullring', a brutalist-but-adored concrete arena ...
2019-06-01, 22:32

Federer, Nadal race into third round of French Open He is one of tennis' best ever players and known for his attention to detail but Rafael Nadal didn't have any complicated scouting plans in place ahe...
2019-05-29, 20:32

Ricciardo: Double F1 penalty for French GP overtakes was too harsh Daniel Ricciardo still thinks it was "too harsh" that he received two penalties for overtakes on the final lap of Formula 1's French Grand Prix last ...
2019-06-28, 05:48

The Latest: Nadal reaches 3rd round at French Open Rafael Nadal reaches third round at French Open with 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 win over German qualifier Yannick Maden        ...
2019-05-29, 16:32

French GP DNF allows Grosjean upgraded Haas F1 rear suspension Romain Grosjean will be able to switch to the Haas Formula 1 team's new rear suspension from the Austrian Grand Prix thanks to retiring in France las...
2019-06-28, 05:48

The Latest: Federer, Wawrinka win in 3 sets at French Open The Latest at the French Open: Roger Federer jokes that he's 'so super old' after winning in straight sets at the French Open  &...
2019-05-29, 19:00

Strange tastes but good jokes: how the French really see the English Benjamin Carle’s new TV documentary shows a baffled Frenchman’s attempt to understand EnglandFrenchman Benjamin Carle likes a challenge. First he set...
2019-08-31, 21:48

The Latest: Nadal wins 1st set of French Open final The latest on the French Open: Rafael Nadal has won the first set of the men's final against Dominic Thiem by a score of 6-3    ...
2019-06-09, 16:48

Notre Dame Reconstruction to Resume, French Officials Say The repair of Notre Dame Cathedral can resume later this month, French officials said Friday, announcing safety measures to protect against the sprea...
2019-08-10, 21:32

The Latest: Kateryna Kozlova out of French Open with virus French Open organizers say Kateryna Kozlova withdrew from the clay-court Grand Slam because of a viral infection       ...
2019-05-29, 14:32

'He is a genius': Why Nadal pulled away to win his 12th French Open As has been the case throughout his incredible Roland Garros run, intensity and mental toughness set Rafael Nadal apart once again in Sunday's final ...
2019-06-09, 22:00

The Latest: Thiem reaches 3rd round at French Open Dominic Thiem overcame some trickery from Kazakh opponent Alexander Bublik to advance to the third round at the French Open with a 6-3, 6-7 (6), 6-3,...
2019-05-30, 15:16

The Latest: FCA says French politics caused merger pullout PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the potential merger of carmakers Renault and Fiat Chrysler (all times local): 1:20 a.m. Fiat Chrysler says political cond...
2019-06-06, 02:16

Perez baffled by French GP penalty for off-track moment on first lap Racing Point Formula 1 driver Sergio Perez says he is baffled about why he was penalised for his off-track moment at the start of the French Grand Pr...
2019-06-23, 20:00

Woman behind French #MeToo movement is fined for defamation A Paris court has ruled that the woman who launched the French version of the #MeToo movement must pay 20,000 euros ($22,000) in damages and fees for...
2019-09-25, 21:00

Wandering black panther stolen from French zoo after recapture A young black panther seen wondering French rooftops last week has been stolen from the zoo where it was being held after recapture, police officials...
2019-09-25, 17:00

Djokovic concedes he has mountain to climb at French Open World number one Novak Djokovic has enjoyed two good weeks on red clay but admitted that winning a second French Open title would be a tall order aft...
2019-05-22, 15:16

French all-time record temperature rises further to 45.8 degrees France saw a temperatures rise to record levels for the third time in a same day on Friday as a sweltering heatwave engulfed much of southern and cen...
2019-06-29, 00:32

2 injured in shooting near French mosque, manhunt underway French authorities say two people have been wounded in a shooting in front of a mosque in the western city of Brest, and police are searching for the...
2019-06-27, 20:00

New French Fiction: With an Emphasis on Food, Film and Frolics Savor English translations of Maylis de Kerangal’s “The Cook,” Olivier Bourdeaut’s “Waiting for Bojangles” and Yannick Haenel’s “Hold Fast Your Crown...
2019-05-22, 21:00

Gunman wounds 2, kills himself in attack near French mosque PARIS (AP) – An unidentified gunman shot and wounded an imam and one other person Thursday in front of a mosque in the western French city of B...
2019-06-27, 21:00

French Open 2019: Nadal races into third round Tougher tests are on the way for King of Clay Rafael Nadal at this year's French Open but for now the Spaniard is cruising, reaching the third round ...
2019-05-29, 18:32

Vondrousova routs Sevastova to reach French Open last eight "Teenager Marketa Vondrousova continued to impress at the French Open when she walloped Latvia\u0027s Anastasija Sevastova 6-2 6-0 to reach her maide...
2019-06-02, 13:32

Sluggish Thiem into French Open fourth round Last year's runner-up Dominic Thiem of Austria overcame a second-set blip as he huffed and puffed into the fourth round of the French Open with a 6-3...
2019-06-01, 22:32

French mayors ban glyphosate weedkiller, defying government Some 20 French mayors have banned glyphosate from their municipalities, defying the government, which is now taking legal action to impose national l...
2019-08-22, 22:16

Kenin stuns Serena in straight sets at French American Sofia Kenin, 20, handed Serena Williams her earliest loss in a Grand Slam event since 2014, beating the 23-time major champion in straight s...
2019-06-01, 21:48

The Latest: Serena Williams loses in 3rd round of French Serena Williams handed earliest loss at major in 5 years, losing to Sofia Kenin in 3rd round at French Open        ...
2019-06-01, 21:16

Promoted: How the French Grand Prix works a Formula 1 car Paul Ricard offers a unique set of challenges to a Formula 1 car, allowing fans to witness both man and machine stressed to their limits. Motorsport ...
2019-06-14, 14:48

French, Italian shipbuilders forge naval alliance France and Italy forged a military shipbuilding alliance on Friday, as state-controlled Naval Group and Fincantieri signed off on a 50-50 joint ventu...
2019-06-14, 15:48

Leverkusen signs French talent Moussa Diaby from PSG LEVERKUSEN, Germany (AP) — Bayer Leverkusen has signed promising French forward Moussa Diaby from Paris Saint-Germain. The Bundesliga club says in a ...
2019-06-14, 19:32

Only a few French yellow vest protesters out for 29th week PARIS (AP) — The French yellow vest movement that has challenged President Emmanuel Macron is a shadow of itself on the 29th straight Saturday of pro...
2019-06-01, 19:32

US Would Tax French Wine In Response To Digital Tax, Says Donald Trump US President Donald Trump on Friday reiterated criticism of a French proposal to levy a tax aimed at big US technology companies and threatened again...
2019-08-25, 00:16

Bon apetite! Here’s how G-7 leaders feasted to start French summit The 45th Annual Group of 7 Summit officially kicked off Saturday night — with President Trump joining world leaders for a fancy dinner at a cli...
2019-08-25, 10:16

French Minister, In Call With Pak, Calls For "Restraint" Over Kashmir Jammu Kashmir Issue: France has called for "restraint and de-escalation" in a phone-call with Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, assert...
2019-08-21, 11:16

Quartararo used qualifying mode to help MotoGP French GP recovery MotoGP rookie Fabio Quartararo has revealed that he turned his bike engine settings into qualifying mode during the French Grand Prix in a bid to rec...
2019-05-21, 16:16

The Latest: Martic and Konta reach French quarterfinals PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 2 p.m. Petra Martic has followed up her win over second-seeded Karolina Pliskova by ral...
2019-06-02, 14:48

French soccer leader seeks to smooth Macron row PARIS (AP) — One day after French President Emmanuel Macron upset UEFA’s leader, France’s most senior soccer official has tried to smooth...
2019-06-05, 10:16

Vandals carve their names into a rhino’s back at French zoo Vandals at a French zoo caused an uproar this week after scratching their names into the hide of an elderly rhinoceros, according to a report from Lo...
2019-08-24, 20:16

French Open draw opens up for all-business Barty Ash Barty has reached the last 16 of the French Open for the first time without dropping a set along the way and, even if the Australian says she is ...
2019-06-02, 13:16

Vondrousova humiliates Sevastova to reach French Open last eight Teenager Marketa Vondrousova continued to impress at the French Open when she walloped Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova 6-2 6-0 to reach her maiden Gran...
2019-06-02, 13:16

Biarritz in lockdown as G7 summit descends on French resort More than 13,000 police arrive in town with authorities saying any unrest will not be toleratedThe French seaside resort of Biarritz is under lockdow...
2019-08-24, 14:48

Halep vs. Anisimova, Djokovic vs. Zverev in French quarters PARIS (AP) — Defending champion Simona Halep will face 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova of the U.S. in the French Open quarterfinals — weather permitting...
2019-06-05, 10:16

Vondrousova demolishes Sevastova to reach French Open last eight Teenager Marketa Vondrousova continued to impress at the French Open when she walloped Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova 6-2 6-0 to reach her maiden Gran...
2019-06-02, 15:32

Iraqi court sentences 2 French IS member to death BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi judicial official says a court in Baghdad has sentenced two French citizens to death for being members of the Islamic State g...
2019-06-02, 12:32

Promoted: Making a holiday of the French Grand Prix Motorsport Live looks at why Provence in the end of June is the best place to be on Earth thanks to the famous French Riviera but also picturesque co...
2019-06-11, 22:48

Oak Tree Given to Trump by French President Has Died, Official Says President Emmanuel Macron said when the tree, a European sessile oak, was planted it was a reminder of the ties that bind the United States and Franc...
2019-06-11, 21:00

| Federer marches on at French Open, Vondrousova also into quarters Roger Federer made short work of Argentinian Leonardo Mayer to become the oldest man in 28 years to reach a Grand Slam quarter-final at the French Op...
2019-06-02, 16:32

| Czech teenager Vondrousova into French Open quarters Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova raced into her first Grand Slam quarter-final at the French Open by thrashing of Latvian 12th seed Anastasija Seva...
2019-06-02, 16:32

Global disputes set to jolt G7 summit in French resort U.S. President Donald Trump arrived in France on Saturday for what promises to be a fraught meeting of major industrialized nations, with friction ov...
2019-08-24, 18:16

French lawmakers sound the alarm on ultra-right groups French lawmakers are calling on President Emmanuel Macron's government to devote more resources to investigating and shutting down potentially violen...
2019-06-13, 18:48

French Energy Major Total To Buy 37% Stake In Adani Gas Total is the third foreign oil major to enter India's gas sector after BP Plc and Shell, and it comes at a time when India is spending heavily to cut...
2019-10-14, 21:48

Teen advances into French Open quarters without losing a set Teenager Marketa Vondrousova reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal by beating 12th-seeded Anastasija Sevastova 6-2, 6-0 Sunday in just 59 minutes...
2019-06-02, 17:48

French soldier shoots knife-wielding man in Lyon A French soldier opened fire on Sunday at a man clad in a North African-style robe who was threatening military personnel with a knife in Lyon, polic...
2019-06-17, 01:16

Ex-French President Jacques Chirac dies, aged 86 The former French president, Jacques Chirac, has died "peacefully" at the age of 86, his family said. The conservative politician led France between ...
2019-09-26, 16:32

French Open: Federer, Nadal advance to semifinals Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will play one another in the French Open semifinals after winning their respective matches during Tuesday's quarterfin...
2019-06-05, 05:16

Zalando to deliver orders for Adidas French website Online fashion retailer Zalando has launched a pilot to deliver orders placed by customers in Paris on the website of Adidas as it extends moves to...
2019-08-19, 15:16

| Federer, Nadal to meet in French Open blockbuster Roger Federer set up a mouthwatering French Open semi-final clash with Rafael Nadal to become the oldest men's Grand Slam semi-finalist in 28 years...
2019-06-05, 04:16

Promoted: What to expect from F1's 2019 French Grand Prix After seven races and seven wins for Mercedes, it might appear that the result of the French Grand Prix is a foregone conclusion, but as Motorsport L...
2019-06-20, 17:16

Changes to French GP pitlane entry for 2019 F1 race revealed French Grand Prix officials have changed the location of the Paul Ricard pitlane entry in a bid to avoid the problems that occurred during last year'...
2019-06-20, 17:16

France and US reach draft compromise on French digital tax The compromise envisages that France would repay to companies the difference between a French tax and a planned mechanism being drawn up by the OECD....
2019-08-27, 08:16

Federer and Nadal back in action at French Open Roger Federer's third-round opponent at the French Open is the son of a player who was in the field when the 20-time Grand Slam champion made hi...
2019-05-31, 08:32

Hamilton fastest in first French Grand Prix practice Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton set the pace in a Mercedes one-two in first free practice for the French Grand Prix on Friday with Fer...
2019-06-21, 16:32

Mercedes dominate French Grand Prix practice Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas set the pace in free practice for the French Grand Prix on Frid...
2019-06-21, 17:16

All's well that ends well for No. 1 Naomi Osaka at French Open Naomi Osaka again gets off to a terrible start during the second round at the French Open, and the No. 1 seed again prevails.    ...
2019-05-31, 02:16

England arrive on French Riviera and thoughts to Scotland • Lionesses greeted by schoolchildren singing Three Lions• England play Scotland in their World Cup opener on SundayEngland have arrived on the Côte ...
2019-06-05, 22:00

Bottas quickest ahead of Hamilton in 3rd French GP practice Valtteri Bottas finished ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton in third and final practice for the French Grand Prix ahead of qualifying later Sa...
2019-06-22, 15:16

French prosecutors lay out allegations against former IAAF chief Diack French prosecutors have described a web of corruption once rife in world athletics, including bribes paid to cover up athletes' positive drugs tests,...
2019-05-21, 19:32

Roger Federer achieves more milestones at French Open Roger Federer became the first player to play 400 grand slam matches Friday and he marked the occasion by becoming the oldest man in nearly 50 years ...
2019-05-31, 21:16

French "Spiderman" Scales Skyscraper In Germany, Arrested Alain Robert, dubbed the French "Spiderman" for his exploits in climbing buildings around the world, was arrested Saturday in the German city of Fran...
2019-09-28, 13:00

Sotheby's snapped up by French tycoon Drahi for $3.7 billion Franco-Israeli cable magnate Patrick Drahi made a surprise move into the art world by snapping up Sotheby's in a deal worth $3.7 billion, marking the...
2019-06-18, 01:00

French basketball hero Tony Parker retires Parker had an illustrious career playing in the NBA, which included four championships. The Belgian-born point guard also starred for the French nati...
2019-06-10, 20:48

Konta cruises into first French Open quarter-final "Johanna Konta produced a display full of authority and confidence as she beat Donna Vekic in straight sets to reach her first French Open quarter-fi...
2019-06-02, 19:16

| Murray beats French teen for first singles comeback win Andy Murray cruised to an important win but not at the US Open but at a second-tier Challenger Event against a teenager with just $150 in career earn...
2019-08-26, 23:48

Ricciardo: Renault's French GP F1 turnaround plan has substance Daniel Ricciardo says there is "some substance" to the Renault Formula 1 team's optimism that it can make a big step forward with its French Grand Pr...
2019-06-05, 17:48

Five associates of French police HQ attacker arrested: source Five people associated with the man who carried out a deadly knife attack at the headquarters of the Paris police this month have been arrested, a so...
2019-10-14, 09:48

Putin, Macron hold French-Russian talks before G-7 French President Emmanuel Macron and Russian President Vladimir Putin to meet in southern France to discuss the world’s major crises, including Ukrai...
2019-08-19, 22:16

| WATCH | Former French president Jacques Chirac, 86, has died Former French president Jacques Chirac, a centre-right politician who served as head of state from 1995 to 2007, has died, his family told AFP. He wa...
2019-09-27, 04:32

The Latest: Stephens beats Muguruza at French Open Sloane Stephens is through to the French Open quarterfinals after beating 2016 champion Garbiñe Muguruza 6-4, 6-3 of Spain on the fifth match ...
2019-06-02, 21:00

French Open champ Barty up to career-best No. 2 in rankings PARIS (AP) — French Open champion Ash Barty’s first Grand Slam title has lifted her to a career-best No. 2 in the WTA rankings. Barty moved up ...
2019-06-10, 13:48

Former French president Jacques Chirac dies, aged 86 Former President Jacques Chirac, a political chameleon who dominated French politics for decades and strived to make France's voice heard in Europe a...
2019-09-26, 22:32

Rain wipes out French play; all semis to be Friday With rain wiping out two quarterfinal matches in both the men's and women's singles at the French Open, play will resume Thursday, with semifinals fo...
2019-06-05, 19:00

Motor racing: Bottas on top in final French GP practice Valtteri Bottas kept Mercedes on top in final practice for the French Grand Prix on Saturday with Formula One championship leader and team mate Lewis...
2019-06-22, 16:48

Maurice the rooster in the dock in divisive French trial A rooster called Maurice was Thursday put on trial in western France, in an unusual case that has come to symbolize the divide between urban and rura...
2019-07-04, 19:48

'They said I used cheddar!': French chef cheesed off over Michelin demotion A French chef has demanded his restaurant be removed from the elite Michelin guide after the loss of one of his stars led to "depression for six mont...
2019-07-12, 21:48

France approves of trials in Iraq for French IS fighters France's foreign affairs ministry says the Iraqi court that sentenced three French citizens to death for being members of the Islamic State group has...
2019-05-27, 11:48

French government: looking 'reasonably favorably' on Renault/Fiat deal The French government is looking "reasonably favorably" on a proposed merger deal between Italian carmaker Fiat and French peer Renault, said governm...
2019-05-27, 10:01

French probe of Jeffrey Epstein case heating up The French investigation into the sprawling Jeffrey Epstein sex case is heating up — thanks to two women who are providing evidence against one...
2019-09-07, 04:32

French Open fan fights with kid for sweaty towel, is a big jerk You’re never too old to be a superfan — even though you really should be. Tennis fans flocked to Roland Garros for the opening day of the French Open...
2019-05-27, 02:32

Kenny breaks French hearts with LGCT win in Chantilly Irish rider Darragh Kenny clinched his first win on the Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) for the world's top show jumpers in Chantilly, France o...
2019-07-14, 07:16

French ISIS Supporters on Death Row in Iraq Ask for Mercy France is facing criticism from rights advocates that 11 of its citizens and one resident will hang in Iraq for supporting ISIS. Will it try to save ...
2019-06-04, 03:32

Osaka adjusting to clay in time for French Open "Naomi Osaka believes she is finally getting to grips with claycourt tennis as she is about to start her first grand slam as the top seed at this yea...
2019-05-24, 18:32

Blast in French city of Lyon injures 8; causes unknown LYON, France (AP) — French local officials say that an explosion in the city of Lyon has caused minor injuries to eight people. Kamel Amerouche, the ...
2019-05-24, 19:00

| French 'yellow vest' protesters look to revive movement Anti-government protesters turned out in several French cities, hoping to inject fresh momentum into weekly demonstrations calling for social justice...
2019-09-07, 23:16

Many happy returns for Federer at 1st French Open since 2015 Roger Federer returns to refurbished Court Philippe Chatrier for his first French Open match since 2015 and wins easily     ...
2019-05-26, 22:32

Djokovic has tennis history within grasp at the French Open Novak Djokovic is poised to become only the second man in history to hold all four major titles at once on two separate occasions    ...
2019-06-07, 04:48

Amazon says French digital tax will hit consumers, small firms Amazon said on Friday it would pass on the cost of a new French digital tax to consumers and business partners, warning that the measure could make i...
2019-08-02, 19:48

Nadal, Djokovic and Serena play on Day 2 of French Open Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams - owners of a combined collection of 55 Grand Slam singles titles - are each in action on Day 2 at t...
2019-05-27, 14:32

New U.S. Sanctions on Iran Set Back French Mediation Efforts The Trump administration cast new doubt Wednesday on efforts by France to ease tensions between the U.S. and Iran as Washington sanctioned what it ca...
2019-09-05, 07:32

French Open women’s final: A breakthrough win awaits Ashleigh Barty is aiming to become the first Australian woman to win the French Open since 1973; Marketa Vondrousova would be the first teenage winne...
2019-06-08, 15:16

Halep and Djokovic storm into French quarter-finals Defending champion Simona Halep continued to tighten her grip on the French Open as she demolished Polish teenager Iga Swiatek to reach the quarter-f...
2019-06-03, 23:00

Vega rocket crashes into the ocean off French Guiana A European Vega launcher failed just minutes after launch, crashing into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of French Guiana and destroying a surveilla...
2019-07-11, 16:32

French demands challenge FCA-Renault deal push Talks on Fiat Chrysler's proposed merger with Renault became mired in politics on Monday, as France sought more concessions to maintain government in...
2019-06-04, 00:16

French environment minister under fire over lobster dinners France's environment minister was fighting for survival in government on Thursday after pictures showed he hosted lavish dinners of lobster and expen...
2019-07-11, 18:00

French Parliament Passes Law Taxing Digital Giants France on Thursday became the first major economy to impose a tax on digital giants, with parliament passing the legislation in defiance of a probe o...
2019-07-11, 18:48

The French Open Spruces Up, and Shows Players the Money In an attempt to better compete with other Grand Slam tournaments, the French Open is renovating and reaching out to young fans, and has increased th...
2019-05-24, 11:16

French protests against IVF treatments for single women, lesbians Conservative activists gathered in Paris streets to protest a bill that would allow single and lesbian women to receive fertility treatment. The prot...
2019-10-06, 21:32

French environment minister in hot water over lavish dinners Francois de Rugy has been accused of hosting lobster dinners and having his apartment renovated at the taxpayer's expense. De Rugy disputed parts of ...
2019-07-12, 00:48

French chef demands withdrawal from Michelin Guide A Michelin star is arguably the greatest accolade that a chef can receive, and celebrated French restaurateur Marc Veyrat had three for his Haute-Sav...
2019-07-12, 12:00

French police arrest three over Lyon bomb blast French police have arrested three people, including a 24-year-old computer science student of Algerian nationality, in connection with last week's bo...
2019-05-27, 14:32

Stephens keen to end Konta run in French Open quarters Sloane Stephens is hopeful that the Roland Garros clay will prove to be the "neutraliser" when she faces Johanna Konta in the French Open quarter-fin...
2019-06-04, 09:01

French environment minister quits over spending criticism French environment minister Francois de Rugy resigned on Tuesday following reports by an investigative website about his high spending on private din...
2019-07-16, 15:32

Greta Thunberg slams critics in French parliament The visit by the leader of Fridays For Future divided opinion among French politicians. The movement calls on students around the world to protest fo...
2019-07-23, 21:48

Greta Thunberg to French MPs: you can ignore children, not scientists Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said on Tuesday it was ok for some members of the French parliament to ignore her and other children's warnin...
2019-07-23, 20:16

Explosive Device in French City of Lyon Injures at Least 13 The precise nature of the device was not immediately clear, but President Emmanuel Macron said the explosion in Lyon, in central France, was an “atta...
2019-05-24, 23:48

French police hunt for man who left bomb in Lyon Police hunted on Saturday for a man who left a bomb in a pedestrian shopping street in the central French city of Lyon on Friday that wounded 13 peop...
2019-05-25, 16:32

'I don't want to be held hostage on homophobia,' says French football boss The president of the French Football Federation (FFF) has said he is "totally against" the interruption of football matches as a result of homophobic...
2019-09-11, 19:00

French submarine that vanished in 1968 found in Mediterranean The Minerve disappeared without explanation, leaving families without answers for fifty years. France's Defense Ministry had announced a renewed push...
2019-07-22, 18:00

Lost French Submarine Located In Mediterranean 50 Years Later A private search vessel has located a French submarine that went missing in the western Mediterranean more than 50 years ago, officials said Monday, ...
2019-07-22, 19:32

French right-wingers to shun Greta Thunberg at parliament Conservative and far-right French lawmakers said they would boycott a meeting with Swedish activist Greta Thunberg and hurled insults at the 16-year-...
2019-07-23, 12:48

The French Revolution and Birth of Liberty, Equality and Fraternity The French Revolution is often considered to be one of the most significant events not only in the history of France and Europe, but also in the worl...
2019-10-11, 17:32

French Submarine That Vanished in 1968 Is Found in the Mediterranean The Minerve wreckage was found by the same Norwegian-flagged vessel that last year located a submarine that had disappeared off Argentina’s coast wit...
2019-07-22, 20:48

Chardy beats Paire in all-French battle in Hamburg Jeremy Chardy has beaten fellow Frenchman Benoit Paire to reach the second round of the Hamburg European Open        ...
2019-07-23, 00:00

Choreography comes to clay: No replay review at French Open Leave replay review to other tennis tournaments and other sports: The French Open will stick to the choreography of checking marks on clay when there...
2019-06-04, 16:48

COMMENTARY: 10 takeaways from the French-language leaders’ debate The French debate on Thursday revealed a tired Trudeau, a bolder Bernier, a smilier Scheer, a boring Blanchet, a funnier Singh and a tiresome May, Ta...
2019-10-11, 15:32

The French Fleabag: 'Viewers in France are shocked by the sexuality' Camille Cottin, France’s Fleabag and the standout star of showbiz comedy Call My Agent, talks about seduction, ruthless women and the power of chic d...
2019-09-10, 21:32

French withdrawal a painful lesson for Auger-Aliassime Fast-rising Canadian Felix Auger-Aliassime said he will have to be more careful with his schedule in the future after pulling out of the French Open ...
2019-05-26, 21:16

French Minister Quits After Criticism Over Lavish Spending French environment minister Francois de Rugy resigned on Tuesday following reports by an investigative website about his high spending on private din...
2019-07-16, 16:48

The Latest: Federer eases into French Open 2nd round Playing his first match at Roland Garros since 2015, Roger Federer had no problem reaching the second round of the French Open    ...
2019-05-26, 17:16

Federer seeks revenge vs. Wawrinka in French quarterfinals Roger Federer has a chance to take a measure of revenge against friend and fellow Swiss player Stan Wawrinka in the French Open quarterfinals  ...
2019-06-04, 09:48

Iraqi court sentences three French citizens to death Kevin Gonot, Leonard Lopez and Salim Machou have one month in which to apply for the ruling to be overturned. The trio are accused of joining the "Is...
2019-05-26, 16:16

Party leaders fan out across Canada following first French language debate With another major debate behind them, the federal party leaders are scattering Leaders scatter after first French language debate, hoping to find mo...
2019-10-03, 15:32

French Police Protest en Masse: ‘It’s About the Lack of Respect’ About 27,000 French police officers demonstrated, according to union officials, driven by frustration over working conditions, public image and a wav...
2019-10-03, 10:00

Barty has what it takes to lift French Open trophy Ashleigh Barty has all the tools to become the first Australian woman in 46 years to win the French Open title when she faces fearless Czech teenager...
2019-06-08, 00:16

Iraqi court sentences 3 French members of IS to death BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi judicial official says a Baghdad court has sentenced to death three French citizens, members of the Islamic State group. The ...
2019-05-26, 14:32

Study of French postmen's testicles is an Ig Nobel winner Nappy-changing machine and saliva calculation also triumph in annual science prizeThere comes a time in a scientist’s life when the surest route to g...
2019-09-13, 13:32

WTA 'extremely disappointed' by French Open semi scheduling "Women\u0027s Tennis Association boss Steve Simon has criticised French Open organisers for scheduling both of the women\u0027s semi-finals away from...
2019-06-07, 14:16

Cycling odyssey through French countryside: Best of Tour de France Take a look at the best images from the 2019 edition of the Tour de France, which started in Brussels, Belgium and finishes in Paris.   &#...
2019-07-18, 09:16

The Stresses of Playing on the French Open‘s Clay Courts European red clay courts demand peak physical conditioning, the dexterity to slide across the baseline and the perseverance to sustain 30-stroke poin...
2019-05-24, 11:16

Kvitova withdraws from French Open, hopeful for Wimbledon Petra Kvitova withdrew from the French Open before her first round match on Monday due to an injury to her forearm but the Czech is hopeful she will ...
2019-05-27, 21:32

French inventor is first to cross English Channel using a hoverboard It took a second try, but Franky Zapata has become the first to cross the English Channel using a hoverboard. The French inventor used his jet-powere...
2019-08-04, 19:32

French Open finalist Vondrousova out in Wimbledon first round French Open runner-up Marketa Vondrousova was knocked out in the first round at Wimbledon on Monday, the Czech 16th seed beaten 6-4 6-4 by American M...
2019-07-02, 03:16

French conservatives protest bill allowing IVF for lesbians Conservative activists are gathering in Paris to protest a French bill that would give lesbian couples and single women access to in vitro fertilizat...
2019-10-06, 14:32

Naomi Osaka escapes after French Open scare Naomi Osaka, the world No. 1, was on the brink of exiting the French Open at the first hurdle before rallying past 90th-ranked Anna Karolina Schmiedl...
2019-05-28, 21:48

Doctors ending life support for quadriplegic French man Doctors have decided to end life support for a quadriplegic French man whose case has torn apart his family and has been taken to the United Nations....
2019-07-02, 14:48

French literati ponder 'brexit' dictionary entry French literary types aghast at the political turmoil engulfing Britain as it seeks to leave the European Union launched a tongue-in-cheek Twitter ca...
2019-09-12, 04:00

French 'Flying Man' crosses Channel on jet-powered hoverboard French inventor Franky Zapata on Sunday succeeded in crossing the English Channel on a jet-powered hoverboard he designed, zooming over the Strait of...
2019-08-05, 02:32

Wawrinka outlasts Tsitsipas in French Open epic It will be just like old times at the French Open for Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka, who will meet in the quarterfinals again after completely cont...
2019-06-03, 19:48

French Lawmakers Approve 3 Percent Tax on Online Giants France's lower house of parliament approved Thursday a small, pioneering tax on internet giants like Google, Amazon, and Facebook - and the French go...
2019-07-05, 03:48

Michael Chang: ‘I chat with Ivan when I see him. But never about the French Open’ Thirty years on from his Paris triumph, the 1989 champion on underarm serving, toppling Lendl and how Tiananmen Square tinged success with sadnessIt ...
2019-05-23, 15:48

Thiem outlasts Djokovic to reach French final Dominic Thiem has advanced to the French Open final for the second straight year after upsetting No. 1 Novak Djokovic 6-2, 3-6, 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 on Satu...
2019-06-08, 20:00

No. 1 Naomi Osaka finally starts her French Open on Day 3 PARIS (AP) — Naomi Osaka’s bid for a third consecutive Grand Slam title finally gets started on Day 3 of the French Open. The No. 1-seeded Osak...
2019-05-28, 09:00

British and French Climate Activists Step Up Protests (PARIS) — Environmental activists in Britain and France stepped up campaigns Saturday to get their governments to confront climate change with ...
2019-09-22, 00:32

French inventor crosses the English Channel on his hoverboard Over the weekend, French inventor and former jet-ski champion Franky Zapata made history by crossing the English Channel – which is roughly 35 kilome...
2019-08-05, 15:32

'The French Grand Prix could mark the beginning of the end for Formula 1' Opinion 7 Jul, 2019 The French Grand Prix will go down as one of the dullest races ever and has damaged the reputation of Formula 1, sa...
2019-07-07, 18:16

The Latest: Zverev pushed to 5 sets again at French Open PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 3:30 p.m. Another French Open, another five-setter for No. 5 seed Alexander Zverev,...
2019-05-28, 15:48

Mother of French quadriplegic brings appeal to keep him alive to U.N. The mother of a quadriplegic French man who has been in a vegetative state for more than a decade brought her case to the United Nations on Monday, s...
2019-07-01, 20:48

| Coe defended IAAF from corruption charges in French court Global head of athletics Sebastian Coe defended the allocation of three World Championships and denied corruption in bidding processes in a French co...
2019-10-09, 22:00

The Latest: Vondrousova moves into French Open semifinals Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova has needed four match points to end a four-match losing streak against Petra Martic and reach the semifinals for t...
2019-06-04, 22:32

French hoverboard inventor readies second Channel crossing bid A French inventor will on Sunday make his second attempt to cross the English Channel on a jet-powered hoverboard he designed, having abandoned a pre...
2019-08-03, 20:32

U.S. to probe French plan for tax on tech companies -Bloomberg Tax U.S. President Donald Trump is set to order an investigation into France's planned tax on technology companies that could potentially lead to the Uni...
2019-07-10, 23:32

French Leftist leader goes on trial on intimidation charges Leftist Jean-Luc Melenchon, one of France's main opposition leaders, arrived at a courthouse outside Paris on Thursday at the start of his trial on c...
2019-09-19, 11:32

UPDATE 3-U.S. to probe French plan to tax tech companies U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered an investigation into France's planned tax on technology companies, a probe that could lead to the U...
2019-07-11, 05:00

Serena remains America's best hope at French Open Serena Williams represents the United States' best chance to hoist the French Open trophy this year but questions loom about her fitness after she wa...
2019-05-24, 06:32

Fiat and Renault Try to Reassure French Officials and Nissan With Renault’s board set to meet Tuesday to discuss a merger, France’s finance minister wants the government to have a seat on any new board, and Nis...
2019-06-03, 22:01

U.S. to probe French plan to tax tech companies: source U.S. President Donald Trump will order an investigation into France's planned tax on technology companies that could potentially lead to the United S...
2019-07-10, 22:48

IAF's French Mirages Fly With Russian Missile, Thanks To Israeli 'Jugaad' In Air Force circles, its been referred to as the ultimate 'jugaad' or innovative fix - mating a Russian air-to-air missile to an Israeli helmet moun...
2019-07-10, 13:48

Ash Barty’s unusual journey leads her to French Open win PARIS — Ash Barty decided to take a break from tennis in 2014 to play cricket. After almost two years away, the Australian returned to the tour...
2019-06-08, 19:48

| French woman 'killed by partner in front of their three children' A French woman was killed by her partner in front of their three children, prosecutors in northern France say, prompting hundreds of protesters to g...
2019-09-19, 01:00

Black panther spotted prowling French rooftops A black panther that was seen roaming rooftops near the French city of Lille has been captured. The juvenile big cat appeared to have escaped from a ...
2019-09-20, 08:00

The Latest: Ash Barty beats Vondrousova to win French Open The Latest on the French Open: Ash Barty has won her first Grand Slam title by beating 19-year-old Marketa Vondrousova 6-1, 6-3 in the final  &...
2019-06-08, 18:16

French parliament taskforce agrees on controls for 5G roll-out French parliamentarians edged closer on Wednesday to adopting new controls governing the roll-out of next generation 5G networks and infrastructure, ...
2019-07-03, 22:00

French inventor crosses English Channel on 'Flyboard' Franky Zapata flew at speeds of up to 190 kilometers per hour during his successful crossing on the state-of-the-art hoverboard. He "really enjoyed" ...
2019-08-04, 11:00

The Whole Stupid Family Is There President Donald Trump is having a jolly good time looking like a deer in the headlights in the UK, but his adult children are the ones really having...
2019-06-04, 21:00

The new Addams Family is all together okay There’s one moment of sharp satire in MGM’s new, wholly unnecessary animated Addams Family reboot. It takes the form of a song performed by the resid...
2019-10-11, 02:32

No More Family Separations, Except These 900 Separations of migrant families are continuing in substantial numbers, often for reasons as simple as a parent with a traffic ticket, the American Ci...
2019-07-31, 19:16

The Latest: Rain delaying start of play at French Open PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 2 p.m. Rain is delaying the start of play for the last two women’s quarterfin...
2019-06-05, 15:00

Anisimova eager to carry French Open confidence onto grass Teenager Amanda Anisimova hopes the confidence she gained during her amazing run at the French Open will help her to succeed during the grasscourt s...
2019-06-07, 19:16

The Latest: Women’s tour criticizes French Open scheduling PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 11:20 a.m. The women’s semifinals are starting at Roland Garros on an unusual...
2019-06-07, 12:32

Impoverished French given poor quality meat in fraud scheme French authorities have launched an investigation into an alleged fraud scheme involving French and Polish companies suspected of providing minced me...
2019-06-07, 19:32

Rafael Nadal is just way too good for Roger Federer at French Open PARIS — Rafael Nadal made quick work of Roger Federer in their first French Open meeting since 2011, beating his rival 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 Friday in strong...
2019-06-07, 19:48

Nadal too tough for Federer, reaches 12th French final Before this French Open semi-final match-up it had been all about the dizzying numbers and statistics, but once great foes Roger Federer and Rafa Nad...
2019-06-07, 19:16

The Latest: Thiem evens French Open final at 1 set apiece The latest on the French Open: Dominic Thiem has evened the French Open final against Rafael Nadal at one set apiece       ...
2019-06-09, 17:32

Djokovic vs. Thiem French semi-final to resume on Saturday The men's French Open semi-final clash between world number one Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem was called off for the day because of bad weather an...
2019-06-07, 19:16

French organizers move to defuse women's semis scheduling row French Open organizers sought on Friday to defuse a simmering row over their scheduling of the women's semi-finals, stating they had chosen to hold t...
2019-06-07, 15:48

Tennis champion Barty backs Matildas for French success Ash Barty was not the only Australian sportswoman competing in elite competition in France this weekend and the newly-crowned Grand Slam tennis champ...
2019-06-09, 11:48

Barty outplays Keys to reach French Open semis Australian eighth seed Ashleigh Barty reached her first Grand Slam semi-final as she outplayed error-prone American Madison Keys 6-3 7-5 at the Frenc...
2019-06-06, 19:32

4 federal party leaders to face off during French language debate Conservative Andrew Scheer, New Democrat Jagmeet Singh, and Yves-Francois Blanchet of the Bloc Quebecois will face off with Trudeau at 8 p.m. Eastern...
2019-10-02, 17:32

Barty ends Anisimova's run to reach French Open final Australian Ashleigh Barty weathered the fierce challenge of Amanda Anisimova to end the 17-year-old's barnstorming run at the French Open and reach t...
2019-06-07, 15:48

Renault/Fiat Case 'Not Closed', Says French Transport Minister Plans to merge carmakers Renault and Fiat Chrysler could re-emerge despite the breakdown of negotiations last week, France's transport minister said ...
2019-06-11, 16:16

Yannick Bellon, French Director With Feminist Bent, Dies at 95 “I have treated several aspects of the feminine reality,” Ms. Bellon, whose films included a feature that graphically depicted a gang rape, once said...
2019-06-11, 22:32

Halep crashes out to American teen Anisimova at French Open Simona Halep crushed a teen in her last French Open outing, but the defending champion was in turn humbled by teenager Amanda Anisimova in their rain...
2019-06-06, 14:32

The Latest: Nadal-Thiem final at French Open starts The latest on the French Open: The men's final between Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem has started at Roland Garros.     ...
2019-06-09, 16:16

On her terms and timeline, Ashleigh Barty climbs to top at French Open Hailed as a phenom when she first hit the tennis stage at age 15, Ashleigh Barty soon landed on the same predictable path toward teenaged tennis burn...
2019-06-09, 02:01

The Latest: Djokovic-Thiem French Open match delayed again The Latest at the French Open: There's another rain delay in the semifinal match between Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem    ...
2019-06-07, 18:48

Federer-Nadal, Serena's struggles among French Open takeaways What did we learn over the past two weeks at Roland Garros? The Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal rivalry remains the gold standard, Serena Williams needs a...
2019-06-11, 15:32

Anisimova blows Halep out of French Open as dream run continues Teenage sensation Amanda Anisimova blew defending champion Simona Halep out of the French Open with a shock 6-2 6-4 victory in the quarter-finals on ...
2019-06-06, 19:32

Federer-Nadal showdown highlights French Open semifinals All four French Open singles semifinals are scheduled on the same day and the most-anticipated matchup features Rafael Nadal against Roger Federer &...
2019-06-07, 09:32

Ash Barty's return to tennis brings her to French Open final Ashleigh Barty was once a teen prodigy. After burning out, quitting and coming back, she's now the women's favorite at Roland Garros. She has one hur...
2019-06-08, 09:00

Djokovic aims to extend Slam streak at French Open The four remaining quarterfinal matches at the French Open have been rescheduled for Thursday after a washout Wednesday due to rain   ...
2019-06-06, 13:16