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Parents of Paris suspect freed, no role seen 'at this stage'

PARIS (AP) — The parents of a 20-year-old man who was fatally shot by police after he stabbed five people in Paris have been let go after more than two days in custody while counterterrorism investiga...

5 detained in France in counterterrorism probe

PARIS (AP) — French counterterrorism police have detained five people suspected of helping jihadis who left France to join the battlefields of Syria and Iraq. A judicial official tol...

French court acquits man accused of hiding Paris attackers

PARIS (AP) — A French court acquitted a man charged with harboring Islamic extremists after they carried out the 2015 Paris attacks, bringing a surprising end Wednesday to the first criminal trial fro...

French police question budget minister over rape allegation

PARIS (AP) — The French budget minister has been questioned by police officers investigating a woman's rape complaint. A judicial official told The Associated Press that Minister Ger...

France opens judicial probe into tainted baby milk scandal

PARIS (AP) — French authorities have launched a judicial probe in a tainted baby milk scandal in which several million products were recalled over fears of salmonella contamination. ...

French police arrest 3 in probe into Charlie Hebdo attack

PARIS (AP) — French counterterrorism police have arrested three people in an investigation into the January 2015 attacks on Charlie Hebdo magazine and a kosher store in Paris. A judi...

France: 8 charged in probe of alleged far-right terror plot

PARIS (AP) — Eight people suspected of belonging to a French far-right extremist group have been given preliminary terror charges for allegedly plotting attacks against mosques, politicians and migran...

UK woman dies in Rhone boating accident in southern France

PARIS (AP) — A French official says an English woman has died in a rare boating accident on the Rhone River in southern France and four other people have been injured. The official t...

France: 10 held in probe of alleged far-right terror plot

PARIS (AP) — French counterterrorism police have arrested 10 people allegedly linked to a far-right extremist who already was in custody on suspicion of planning attacks against mosques, politicians a...

Terror support trial of gunman's brother to open in France

PARIS (AP) — The older brother of a French extremist who killed seven people in a series of attacks on a Jewish school and soldiers goes on trial for complicity in the 2012 shooting spree. ...

Paris robbery suspect said to have written Kardashian West

PARIS (AP) — The alleged mastermind behind the Paris robbery of Kim Kardashian West has written the reality TV star an apology letter from his prison cell. A person familiar with the...

Official: 4 US tourists attacked with acid in Marseille

PARIS (AP) — The Marseille prosecutor's office says four young female U.S. tourists have been attacked with acid in Marseille's main train station by a woman who has been arrested. A...

Protests over French labor overhaul grip Paris, other cities

PARIS (AP) — The Eiffel Tower saw service cutbacks, angry carnival workers snarled traffic around the Arc de Triomphe and police used water cannon and tear gas as unions held protests in Paris and els...

2 people detained over possible explosive lab outside Paris

PARIS (AP) — The Paris prosecutor's office says two people have been detained after a possible explosives laboratory was discovered in a suburb south of Paris. The prosecutor's offic...

Key changes in French labor rules after planned overhaul

PARIS (AP) — The French government announced Thursday a plan to overhaul labor laws in the country, a thick set of complex rules that gives French workers greater job security but has long been seen a...