Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Jan. 18, the 18th day of 2019. There are 347 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On Jan. 18, 1...

Taiwan's EVA Air announces new meals, amenity kits, sleepwear

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – EVA Air announced a host of new meals, designer amenity kits, and sleepwear exclusively for Royal Laurel and Premium Laurel Class passengers last week. The Taiwanese ai...

European soccer weekend: What to watch in the main leagues

What to watch in the leading football leagues in Europe this weekend: ENGLAND The north London clubs face opposition from the west of the capital after a spell of s...

Vuitton's Abloh celebrates Michael Jackson in Paris menswear

PARIS (AP) — Louis Vuitton's designer Virgil Abloh transported celebrity guests at Paris Fashion Week to the graffitied streets of New York in a dramatic menswear ode to Michael Jackson. ...

Macron: The French military will remain involved in Syria

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron says France will remain militarily involved in Syria this year regardless of the U.S. intention to withdraw its troops from the country. ...

France: Former security aide to Macron in police custody

PARIS (AP) — The Paris prosecutor's office says a former security aide to French President Emmanuel Macron has been taken into police custody in an investigation of possible misuse of diplomatic passp...

AP Interview: Europol ties together tennis match-fixer rings

PARIS (AP) — European police agency Europol says it has identified links between match-fixing gambling syndicates being unraveled in Spain and Belgium that are thought to have paid off dozens of playe...

Global Forecast-Asia

Global Forecast - Asia as of 13:30 GMT Thursday, January 17, 2019 Minimum and maximum temperatures in Celsius, precipitation in centimeters and weather conditions as recorded for the...

Airports, customs, trade: Europe preps for a chaotic Brexit

PARIS (AP) — France is spending 50 million euros ($57 million) to beef up security at airports and the Eurotunnel, hiring hundreds of extra customs officers and issuing emergency decrees to gear up fo...

Global Forecast-Fahrenheit

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Thursday, January 17, 2019 _____ City/Town, Country;Thursday's Weather Condition;Thursday's High Temp (F);Thursday's Low Temp (F);Fr...

Global Forecast-Celsius

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Thursday, January 17, 2019 _____ City/Town, Country;Thursday's Weather Condition;Thursday's High Temp (C);Thursday's Low Temp (C);Fr...

Paris wins World Cup downhill practice; Mayer clocks 89mph

WENGEN, Switzerland (AP) — Dominik Paris won a shortened training run for a World Cup downhill, and pre-race favorite Beat Feuz eased into 10th place on Thursday. Paris, who won the ...

Strong explosion, fire hits French university building

PARIS (AP) — French authorities say a strong explosion and fire has hit a science building at the University of Lyon. At least three people have been slightly injured. The university...

Shah of Iran modernized his nation but vacillated in crisis

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — At the height of his power in 1971, Iran's Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi drew world leaders to a wind-swept luxury tent city, offering a lavish banquet of food flown in...

BC-SOC--French Results

BC-SOC--French Results French Football Results PARIS (AP) — Results from French football: France Ligue 1 ...