Tears, pomp, extravagance as France mourns rocker Hallyday
France is bidding farewell to its biggest rock star, honoring Johnny Hallyday with an exceptional funeral procession down the Champs-Elysees, a presidential speech and a public concert - all under intense security
The Latest: Macron hails late rocker as 'a part of France'
French President Emmanuel Macron is mourning a "part of France" that has departed with the death of rock star Johnny Hallyday, calling him a prodigal son of the nation during the singer's exceptional funeral ceremony
France's Macron wins prestigious German European unity prize
French President Emmanuel Macron has been awarded a prestigious German prize for contributions to European unity in recognition of his "vision of a new Europe."
Qatar signs on to buy 12 Rafale fighter jets from France
Qatar's ruling emir, France's Macron sign 12 billion euros in deals, including Qatar's purchase of 12 more Rafale jets
Rocker Hallyday idolized in native France , obscure elsewhere
Elvis-inspired rocker Hallyday idolized in native France, but remained mostly obscure elsewhere
1st panda born in France gets name from China, first lady
Chinese dignitaries and France's first lady have named the first baby panda born in France Yuan Meng, which means "the realization of a wish" or "accomplishment of a dream."
UN, France to hold international meeting to support Lebanon
Lebanon's prime minister and top world diplomats are expected to gather in Paris this week to show international support for Lebanon amid regional jockeying over its political future
The Latest: France wants African force to help migrants
A French government spokesman says France doesn't plan a military intervention in Libya but supports the creation of an African force to help fight against human traffickers
France backs new negotiations between Baghdad and Kurds
French President Emmanuel Macron said France will "do everything" to help preserving Iraq's unity and the recognition of the rights of Iraq's Kurds through new negotiations
France finds traces of radiation from Chernobyl in mushrooms from Belarus
A shipment of imported Belarusian mushrooms contaminated with radioactivity was blocked from entering France this week, French authorities said. While there is no connection with the cloud of radioactive pollution coming from Russia that has been detected over Europe, as previously thought,