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Bastille Day: Paris security tightened before annual parade

PARIS (AP) — Paris has tightened security before its annual Bastille Day parade, which this year is being opened by American troops with President Donald Trump as the guest of honor to commemorate the...

London Bridge attack victims show city as Europe's lodestar

MADRID (AP) — They came to London from across Europe and beyond, a generation of rovers hoping to build futures in a city known for the vibrancy of its economy — and its nightlife. T...

French prosecutors extend Fillon's probe to suspected fraud

PARIS (AP) — An investigation into parliamentary jobs arranged by French presidential candidate Francois Fillon has been extended to new suspicions of fraud and forgery. A judicial o...

Swiss bank UBS ordered to stand tax-fraud trial in France

PARIS (AP) — Swiss bank UBS AG has been ordered to stand trial in France for allegedly helping wealthy French clients evade the country's tax authorities after it rejected as too pricey an out-of-cour...

'Carlos the Jackal,' 1970s extremist, faces Paris trial

PARIS (AP) — Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, also known as Carlos the Jackal, is due to go on trial Monday for a deadly attack in a Paris' shopping mall decades ago, the oldest one blamed on the former public ...

Co-defendant in French art heist says he destroyed paintings

PARIS (AP) — A co-defendant in one of the world's biggest art heists testified in court Monday that he destroyed and threw away five art masterpieces worth more than $100 million that were stolen by a...

IMF chief Lagarde faces negligence trial in France

PARIS (AP) — Christine Lagarde is taking time off her day job solving the world's financial crises to face trial Monday, accused of negligence after the French state handed $425 million to a tycoon cl...

Manhunt in France after killing at religious residence

PARIS (AP) — French police searched Friday for a masked gunman suspected of stabbing an elderly woman to death in a retirement home for Catholic missionaries in southern France, authorities said. ...

France urges labelling goods from Israeli settlements

PARIS (AP) — France published an official notification Thursday urging businesses to use labels to identify goods produced in the Israeli settlements, prompting a swift condemnation from Israel. ...

One of Paris' biggest hospitals shut due to bomb scare

PARIS (AP) — French authorities have shut one of the biggest public hospitals in Paris because of a bomb threat. The authority for the capitals public hospitals said in a statement F...

French soldier dies in an extremist attack in northern Mali

PARIS (AP) — A French soldier has been killed in an attack in northern Mali after a mine exploded as his armored vehicle passed by during a supply mission, French officials said Saturday. ...