REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-09-11, 11:26

Just Outside Paris, a Very Old, and Very New, Castle

Owning a Louis XV-era chateau means deciding whether to honor the past or completely upend it. But for Jean-Louis Tapiau, the solution was somewhere in the middle....

Just Outside Paris, a Very Old, and Very New, Castle

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Conway Castle: This Fine Medieval Welsh Castle was Built for a Ferocious English King Wales is famous for many things - its singers, sports, incredible scenery and of course its many great castles. One of the most famous of these is Conway (Conwy) Castle, which is widely regarded as one of the finest medieval fortresses in all of Europe.  ...
2019-05-26, 15:13

Buy a castle and a Lordship: original ballroom and rose garden of Lancashire castle visited by Charlotte Brontë for sale The Jane Eyre author and art critic John Ruskin were among famous visitors to the property, nestled between the Lake District and the the Yorkshire Dales....
2019-06-18, 06:52

Buy a castle and a Lordship: original ballroom and rose garden for sale at Lancashire castle visited by Charlotte Brontë The Jane Eyre author and art critic John Ruskin were among famous visitors to the property, nestled between the Lake District and the the Yorkshire Dales....
2019-08-22, 18:00

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.       ...
2019-07-15, 19:39

Here’s Where That Over-the-Top Castle in Succession Is Really Located HBO’s latest hit show Succession is not always easy to watch: the characters are spiteful, and the subject matter dark. But it helps that the show, now in a critically-lauded second season, is softened around the edges by its razor-sharp wit and downright beautiful setting. In the case of the ...
2019-08-27, 04:13

Behold, Official Castle in the Sky Sunglasses Castle in the Sky themed sunglasses are going on sale in Japan. Muska’s tinted lenses are getting real-world recreations and Pazu’s goggles are also being reworked as glasses....
2019-05-23, 20:52

Stay In A Japanese Castle For Only $9,000 A Night Starting next year, Ozu Castle in Ehime Prefecture will open its doors to tourists willing to cough up a cool one million yen ($9,250) per couple for a night’s stay. This is not the only castle in Japan that will begin offering accommodation next year....
2019-07-12, 12:52

Unbroken enchantment: Neuschwanstein Castle turns 150 As Neuschwanstein marks the 150th anniversary of its groundbreaking ceremony, a team from Bavaria's criminal investigation office has found its forgotten cornerstone. The famous castle still fires the imagination....
2019-09-04, 21:26

You Can Now Stay in the Downton Abbey Castle: Go Inside Ever want to live like the characters on Downton Abbey? Now, you can! For one night only, Highclere Castle is opening its doors to two lucky guests. That's right! The home of the PBS......
2019-09-17, 18:39

How The Man In the High Castle effectively blends history and CGI The Man In the High Castle returns for its fourth and final season later this year. In the meantime, we sat down with the Emmy-nominated visual effects team at Barnstorm VFX to talk about bringing the dystopian world of the Greater Nazi Reich to life....
2019-06-06, 21:39

The Dark Secret Behind the Hidden Room of Glamis Castle If you could even guess the nature of this castle’s secret, said Claude Bowes-Lyon, 13th Earl of Strathmore, you would get down on your knees and thank God it was not yours. Glamis Castle, one of the most haunted castles in Great Britain, was the talk of ancient Europe during the second half of the ...
2019-06-08, 04:52

Hulu's Castle Rock to sow some Misery just in time for Halloween The next season of Hulu’s Stephen King mash-up Castle Rock is going to start expanding its references to beyond the borders of its eponymous New England town, with Lizzy Caplan joining the cast as noted literature fan Annie Wilkes (Kathy Bates’ character from Misery). Now, Hulu has released a very b...
2019-08-30, 11:13

Electric Jaguar XJ confirmed, to be built at Castle Bromwich Autocar's image of how the upcoming XJ might look Long-rumoured electric XJ confirmed for 2020, as JLR plots expanded electrified vehicle production in the UK Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed its next-generation Jaguar XJ flagship saloon, launching next year, will be a pure electric model and will...
2019-07-05, 13:13

Slider down the middle: Secrets of my mom's homemade White Castle You may not suspect this from my current status as Meatboy Extraordinaire, but I was one of those picky-eater kids until I was about 20 years old. I wouldn’t even eat spaghetti, which seems like being a real pill coming from an 8-year-old. But there was one food among all others that would turn me i...
2019-08-31, 08:13

San Pedro de la Roca Castle and the Military Might of Spain in Cuba Top quality cigars and contagious rhythm have long been associated with the Caribbean’s largest island.  ...
2019-06-10, 04:52

A Day Trip to Cold Spring, Complete With Kayaking and a Castle Cold Spring is home to excellent hikes, a bucolic Main Street and scads of suburban charm. It’s also a launch site for awesome kayak tours of the Hudson....
2019-05-21, 23:00

Poland Had the Royal Castle Ready. Then Trump Canceled His Trip. Ahead of national elections, Poland’s governing party had hoped that President Trump’s visit would give it a boost and blunt concerns that it was undermining democracy....
2019-08-30, 18:52

The Creator of Man in the High Castle Is Bringing Warhammer 40,000 to Live-Action TV The grim dark future of the 41st Millennium is coming to live-action television for the first time—and Games Workshop has recruited the creator behind Amazon’s Man in the High Castle adaptation, Frank Spotnitz, to do so....
2019-07-17, 21:39

One night only: You can stay at 'Downton Abbey's Highclere Castle, thanks to Airbnb Airbnb is giving two super-fans the opportunity to stay in 'Downton Abbey's Highclere Castle and live like a Crawley for a night.       ...
2019-09-17, 14:39

Mysterious medieval skeleton at Prague Castle reveals its secrets Archaeologists are shedding new light on a mysterious medieval skeleton that was discovered buried with a sword, ax and knives at Prague Castle during the 1920s....
2019-08-22, 23:13

Prince Harry dances with Dr. Jane Goodall at Windsor Castle Prince Harry met with Dr. Jane Goodall at Windsor Castle on Tuesday as part of the world-renowned British primatologist's Roots & Shoots Global Leadership gathering -- an event which brings together young conservationists -- and what unfolded couldn't have been sweeter. ...
2019-07-24, 00:52

Castle Combe to honour Aston Martin's 1959 Le Mans win The 60th anniversary of the 1959 Le Mans 24 Hours victory for Aston Martin will be celebrated during the eighth Castle Combe Autumn Classic on Saturday October 5...
2019-08-14, 21:00

The Noble Bandit Fulk FitzWarin and His Fight for Whittington Castle George R. R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series of books is a thrilling portrayal of the lives and intrigues of medieval lords ...
2019-09-11, 00:26

Jaguar's Castle Bromwich staff face move to four-day week Imminent departure of current XJ prompts JLR to reconsider shift patterns at one of its main production facilities Jaguar Land Rover’s Castle Bromwich plant could be moved to a four-day working week, according to reports. The 2500 workers at the factory, where production of the XJ saloon is soon to...
2019-06-12, 15:26

Things to Do in N.Y.C. This Summer: A Day Trip to Cold Spring, Complete With Kayaking and a Castle Cold Spring is home to excellent hikes, a bucolic Main Street and scads of suburban charm. It’s also a launch site for awesome kayak tours of the Hudson....
2019-05-21, 14:32

Stephen King's 'Castle Rock' returns to Hulu October 23rd Who knew that the Maine woodlands could be so terrifying? Hulu has announced that the second season of Castle Rock, the horror anthology series based on the stories of Stephen King, will debut on October 23rd. Showrunners Sam Shaw and Dustin Thompson......
2019-08-30, 02:00

Hulu's 'Castle Rock' season 2 teaser shows the origins of 'Misery' Hulu is at last ready to offer a glimpse at Castle Rock's second season, and it's evident this won't be the feel-good hit of the year. A newly posted teaser for the Stephen King-based anthology focuses on the arrival of a younger version of Misery v......
2019-09-15, 15:39

Eltz Castle: A Majestic Medieval Pile Owned by the Same Family for 800 Years Eltz Castle is a majestic castle situated on the top of a rock within a small wooded valley in Germany. Be it through luck or strategy, the castle has been mostly spared from the ravages of war. Apart from the stunning appearance, another interesting fact about this castle is that it has been owned ...
2019-06-12, 22:52

Royal baby Archie to be christened in private family ceremony at Windsor Castle The 2-month-old son of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will be baptized Saturday in a private chapel at the castle by Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, head of the Church of England....
2019-07-06, 18:52

Gossamer gateway to Avalon: Tintagel Castle bridge brings magic to history This miraculously slight structure, like a pair of high-diving boards meeting in the middle, reconnects Cornwall with the legendary Arthurian ruins – and Merlin’s caveA slender carpet of slate hangs above a rocky ravine on the north coast of Cornwall, where azure waters lap at the entrance to Merlin...
2019-08-08, 05:00

Tourist magnet Rheinfels Castle on Rhine River evades prince's claim The German town of St. Goar has owned Rheinfels Castle on the Rhine River for 95 years, but a disgruntled prince claims it is his. A Koblenz regional court has dismissed the Prince of Prussia's claim — for now....
2019-06-27, 19:13

Britain's Prince Harry, queen attend Windsor Castle royal wedding New father Britain's Prince Harry returned on Saturday to the Windsor Castle chapel where he married Meghan Markle a year ago this weekend, attending the wedding of relative Lady Gabriella Windsor....
2019-05-21, 14:52

Ellie Goulding and Caspar Jopling married in a star-studded ceremony at an English castle James Hardisty/PA Images via Getty Images "Love Me Like You Do" singer Ellie Goulding and fiancé Caspar Jopling were married in a lavish ceremony on Saturday, August 31 in York, England. The couple, who've been together since 2017, reportedly tied the knot in front of celebrity guests like K...
2019-08-31, 22:13

Fortnite Fortbyte 50 Accessible at night time inside mountain top castle ruins Location Fortbyte 50 of 100 is now live in the game with a clue that reads "Accessible at night time inside mountain top castle ruins". Here's the location to help you locate this latest Fortbyte challenge puzzle piece....
2019-05-27, 16:13

Castle Rock’s season 2 teaser brings Misery’s Annie Wilkes to the small screen Those longing for more of Stephen King’s particular brand of psychological terror after It: Chapter Two are probably already gearing up for the second season of Castle Rock. Hulu just dropped the new season teaser, which features Lizzy Caplan bringing the Annie Wilkes origin story to life, a charact...
2019-09-14, 08:00

A record hot summer burned the first fruit of my apple tree – and left a bad taste in my mouth | Anthony N Castle We grow things, invest, make decisions today to benefit the future. But has the climate emergency put an end to that?There is an apple in my imagination, a memory. I can still picture the first moment I saw it in the scorching dusk, the first fruit of a tree my partner and I had planted just two yea...
2019-08-28, 00:26

Elephant & Castle regeneration plan: High Court set to rule on social housing quota following crowdfunded legal challenge Campaigners are challenging the number of low-cost homes included in the £1 billion regeneration plan for Elephant & Castle's shopping centre, which has already been approved by Southwark council....
2019-05-23, 06:52

Prince Harry, Pippa Middleton attend Lady Gabriella Windsor's wedding at Windsor Castle One year after his own wedding at Windsor Castle, Prince Harry returned Saturday for the nuptials of Lady Gabriella Windsor and Thomas Kingston.        ...
2019-05-21, 21:52

Sudeley Castle raid: Sledgehammer-wielding burglars steal jewellery King Edward VII gave his mistress in raid on stately home A stately home has been raided by a gang of sledgehammer-wielding burglars who stole "priceless" jewellery King Edward VII had given to his mistress....
2019-09-17, 02:00

Elephant and Castle station: Emergency services descend on busy Tube station after man 'sprayed with substance' Emergency services descended on a busy London Tube station this morning after a man was "sprayed with a substance" in a robbery in front of shocked commuters....
2019-06-19, 15:52

A Paris hotel like no other Domaine de Chantilly is home to one of France's lesser known châteaux. When you're visiting Paris, it makes a great alternative to tourist-burdened Versailles....
2019-06-27, 19:39

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 French restaurants in Paris....
2019-08-09, 23:26

A new museum in Paris is all about money The new Citéco museum of economics aims to make the mysteries of money comprehensible — and fun — for everyone. From art to film, there's plenty to discover between the walls of this castle-like former mansion....
2019-08-19, 19:00

Changes to the Paris skyline? Non merci Paris is known as one of the world's most elegant cities, captivating visitors with the charms of Montmartre, the romance of the Left Bank, graceful architecture and tree-lined boulevards. But wait:......
2019-05-29, 23:52

5 Little Museums of Paris, for Little Travelers Yes, there’s the Louvre. But Paris and its surrounding region also have some 200 other museums, many of which cater happily to young travelers and their families....
2019-06-14, 14:26

Sagan: 'It would be my dream to win in Paris' "Despite the extreme hot weather, Peter Sagan remains one cool customer, and he took time out from his quest for another green jersey to speak to The Breakaway."...
2019-07-24, 19:26

Paris wants to give €500 subsidies for e-bikes The Île-de-France transport authority plans to offer citizens €500 to buy an e-bike in 2020. A growing number of local and national governments are following this model to make green transportation a cheaper option....
2019-09-16, 12:39

Vuitton's Paris in Bloom Accessorized with a bouncy castle, designer Virgil Abloh’s Louis Vuitton collection took in the fresh air as his floral designs were paraded around the Place Dauphine while stars like Gigi Hadid sipped coffee on bistro chairs. (June 21)        ...
2019-06-22, 03:39

| Three dead in central Paris fire Three people have died and another was seriously injured in a fire that broke out in a building in central Paris in the early hours of Saturday, fire services said....
2019-06-22, 19:26

Tourist buses 'no longer welcome' in Paris France's capital is planning to limit access for tourist buses amid fears the city could become blighted by overtourism issues that are already affecting other major destinations....
2019-07-03, 18:26

Wawrinka at his best in Paris since surgery in 2017 Stan Wawrinka believes he is playing his best tennis since undergoing surgery on his knee but said it was premature to start thinking about winning a second French Open title after beating Grigor Dimitrov in the third round....
2019-06-01, 21:00

What's hot at the Paris Air Show in 2019 The Paris Air Show is the largest air show and aerospace-industry exhibition event in the world featuring amazing aircraft.       ...
2019-06-18, 00:52

Paris nudists can't be naked in peace They just want to get naked in Paris in peace, but some French naturists say the city's clothes-free zone in the Bois de Vincennes park is the target of unwelcome voyeurs....
2019-07-24, 19:13

Federer feels the love in Paris If Roger Federer wondered how much he means to the French Open he got his answer after a clinically efficient, yet still eye-catching, second-round win over German Oscar Otte on Wednesday....
2019-05-30, 01:39

What to do in Paris while Notre Dame is out of commission Notre Dame Cathedral is under construction after April's devastating fire. But even with it out of commission, there's still plenty to do in Paris.       ...
2019-08-07, 16:13

| Lyles storms to Paris 200m win Noah Lyles went some way to deflecting the spotlight away from under-fire US team-mate Christian Coleman by storming to victory in the 200m at the Diamond League meet in Paris....
2019-08-24, 22:00

The Day Ernest Hemingway Liberated A Bar In Paris Even for Ernest Hemingway, a man whose bravado was matched only by his thirst, his liberation of the Ritz Hotel's bar in Paris was the stuff of legend....
2019-08-12, 21:39

The Kyrgios one-man circus rolls into Paris "With two completed matches on clay, a petulant tournament default in Rome and character assassinations of some of the game\u0027s leading players, Nick Kyrgios\u0027s French Open build-up has been more or less normal by his unorthodox standards."...
2019-05-23, 13:39

Fragile Wozniacki another top casualty in Paris Caroline Wozniacki completed a hat-trick of first round exits on red clay this season as she became the third former world number one to fall in the first round of the French Open....
2019-05-27, 17:13

Whitlock limbers up for Tokyo with Paris also in mind With one year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, and the pressure mounting, Britain's double gymnastics gold medallist Max Whitlock is already thinking ahead....
2019-07-25, 03:26

Paris Air Show highlights electric flight Jet makers are working on myriad ways to make flying less damaging to the planet with battery-powered and hybrid planes. (June 20)       ...
2019-06-20, 22:52

Man killed in electric scooter accident in Paris PARIS (AP) — Paris police say a man on an electric scooter has died after being hit by a van in Paris on Monday night. It was the first deadly accident in the French capital after mayor Anne Hidalgo announced last week a crackdown on electric scooters. Twelve scooter startups have flooded the city&#...
2019-06-11, 12:00

Paris bookends remarkable decade for Barty Ashleigh Barty hated her first trip to Paris but 10 years later, after one of the more remarkable tennis journeys, she woke up in the French capital on Sunday as queen of Roland Garros....
2019-06-09, 15:52

Barty's parents to miss the Paris party While millions of their compatriots will stay up late into the night to watch Ash Barty try and win the French Open on Saturday, her parents will be stranded just a couple of hundred miles away from Roland Garros....
2019-06-08, 13:13

| Barty looks to end 46-year Aussie drought in Paris Ashleigh Barty aims to end Australia's 46-year wait for a Roland Garros women's singles champion when she faces Czech teenage breakout star Marketa Vondrousova....
2019-06-08, 08:00

New faces and usual suspects advance in Paris A fresh face will win the women's title at the French Open after champion Simona Halep crashed out to fast-rising teenager Amanda Anisimova on Thursday, but it was business as usual on the men's side as Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem raced though....
2019-06-07, 03:26

Besieged by electric scooters, Paris lays down the law PARIS (AP) — Paris is cracking down on electric scooters after an anarchic year in which 12 startups flooded the city’s streets with their vehicles. The French capital has 12 free-floating scooter operators, more than the entire United States, according to a study released Thursday, and about ...
2019-06-06, 17:00

Transit strike cripples Paris commute Parisians had to find alternate ways to get to work Friday morning after the city's biggest public transit strike in nearly 13 years crippled subway and bus lines....
2019-09-14, 02:00

Airbus unveils new A321XLR at Paris Air Show Airbus on Monday unveiled a new version of its A321 at the Paris Air Show, saying the new airliner has a longer range than the old model and offers "unbeatable fuel efficiency."...
2019-06-17, 22:39

France removes heatwave alert for Paris Paris authorities said on Monday that they had removed the amber-level heatwave alert that had been declared for the French capital since June 23, in the light of soaring temperatures across the country....
2019-07-01, 21:39

19 Members Of G20, Except US, Recommit To Paris Climate Deal Nineteen members of the G20, without the United States, agreed Saturday to the "irreversibility" of the Paris climate deal and pledged its full implementation, after two days of talks....
2019-06-29, 12:13

Paris protests violence against women in France Emmanuel Macron won the French presidency in part by pledging bold measures to end violence against women. But with deadly violence growing in France, activists have called on the government to end the "massacre."...
2019-07-07, 02:52

Paris Air Show: Skies darkening for Boeing Amid its MAX crisis, US planemaker Boeing has scaled back its presence at this week's aviation show. This gives a chance to European aerospace giant Airbus to steal a march against its US rival with new aircraft....
2019-06-16, 10:13

Hundreds Of Migrants Occupy Paris Landmark Hundreds of undocumented migrants surged into the Pantheon in central Paris on Friday, briefly occupying the vaunted memorial complex to demand talks with the prime minister on regularising their......
2019-07-13, 05:26

Paris digs deep to green up, cool down Forests are shrinking around the world, but Europe is bucking the trend, with France at the heart of this reblooming effort. A new €72-million project in Paris plans to transform the City of Light into the City of Green....
2019-08-05, 18:39

UK's Johnson in Paris: we will not set up border checks in Ireland British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Thursday that under no circumstances would the United Kingdom set up border checks on the boundary between EU member Ireland and the British region of Northern Ireland....
2019-08-22, 15:13

Paris sees scooter hype spreading Some 20,000 electric scooters are currently causing a bit of a stir in the French capital. Not everyone believes the scooter rentals are a good thing, and municipal authorities are hoping to curb the business....
2019-06-21, 09:13

At least one killed after fire breaks out in hospital near Paris At least one person was killed and eight injured after a fire broke out overnight in a hospital complex on the outskirts of Paris, authorities said on Thursday....
2019-08-22, 10:13

Secret gardens and co-ed styles hit Paris men’s collections A frothing cherub fountain constructed of striped fabric drew the eyes and camera lenses of guests at Thom Browne’s fantastical Paris Fashion Week show...
2019-06-23, 00:00

Paris Air Show: IAG orders 200 Boeing 737 Max jets Boeing announced it had inked a letter of intent with International Airlines Group for 200 737 Max aircraft, the first major deal for the plane since it was grounded earlier this year....
2019-06-19, 11:52

Paris hit by anti-Macron transport strikes Public transport workers in France's capital, Paris, have walked off the job in protest over a planned pension reform. It is the first major action against President Macron's plan for a "universal" pension system....
2019-09-13, 12:52

Airbus bests Boeing on day one of the Paris Air Show Airbus kicked off the Paris Air Show by unveiling a new jet and announcing orders for over 100 new planes. Its chastened rival Boeing was meanwhile stuck playing defense over the 737 Max....
2019-06-18, 01:52

The Latest: Last 2 women's quarterfinals under way in Paris The Latest at the French Open: A day after the full schedule was washed out by rain, the last two women's quarterfinals at the French Open are under way        ...
2019-06-06, 12:39

Analysis: Of course Serena Williams unsatisfied by Paris run Fendrich on Tennis: Of course Serena Williams wasn't satisfied with making it to the third round in Paris        ...
2019-06-02, 17:39

The one key that could lead us to another Nadal-Djokovic final in Paris You can't win a Grand Slam title in the first week, but you can certainly lose it. Which is why Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will be focused on one thing early on at the French Open: conserving energy....
2019-05-29, 04:26

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, 14:00

Neymar Accused Of Raping A Woman In Paris A Brazilian police document obtained by the Associated Press says Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has been accused of raping a woman in Paris last month....
2019-06-02, 04:26

Edmund interrupted by light in bid to battle through in Paris "British number one Kyle Edmund\u0027s match against France\u0027s Jeremy Chardy was suspended in the fifth set due to bad light on Monday evening at the French Open."...
2019-05-27, 23:39

Fatigued Nishikori comes up empty against Nadal in Paris Playing two straight five-set matches ahead of his French Open quarterfinal against Rafael Nadal was certainly not the ideal preparation for Kei Nishikori        ...
2019-06-05, 04:26

My Paris record could be broken, says 'just normal' Nadal Rafael Nadal stands three victories away from winning a jaw-dropping 12th French Open title after reaching the quarter-finals on Sunday but says his haul could one day be beaten....
2019-06-02, 21:52

Thiem tames Monfils to advance into last eight in Paris Last year's runner-up Dominic Thiem made light work of Gael Monfils as he ended French presence in the singles draw with a no-nonsense 6-4 6-4 6-2 victory to reach the French Open quarter-finals on Monday....
2019-06-03, 19:26

Halep huffs and puffs into third round in Paris Reigning champion Simona Halep overcame stiff resistance from Magda Linette, as well as her own nerves and a bout of illness, to book her place in the third round of the French Open with a 6-4 5-7 6-3 victory on Thursday....
2019-05-30, 22:52

Djokovic enjoying Paris mystery tour Novak Djokovic's French Open has been something of a magical mystery tour so far and it will continue into round three after a convincing win over Swiss Henri Laaksonen on Thursday....
2019-05-30, 20:26

Brazil's Neymar accused of rape in Paris — report A woman has reportedly accused Brazilian soccer star Neymar of raping her in Paris last month. The father of the Paris Saint-Germain star said "it is clear" that the incident "was a trap."...
2019-06-02, 07:00

Kim Kardashian Says She'd Do "Anything" for Paris Hilton: "She Literally Gave Me a Career" There is no schedule too demanding for Kim Kardashian! "God, I'm so tired," she huffs in this preview clip from Keeping Up With the Kardashians' upcoming 17th season,......
2019-08-19, 02:26

'Once you win here, why not win on the Champs-Elysees?' - Kelly backs Ewan to win in Paris "Caleb Ewan can underline his status as the fastest man in cycling by claiming victory on the Champs-Elysees, according to Eurosport expert Sean Kelly."...
2019-07-24, 02:52

Rennes v Paris Saint-Germain: Ligue 1 – live! All the latest from the 8pm BST kick-off at Roazhon ParkEvery summer transfer deal from Europe’s top five leaguesEmail John your thoughts | or tweet @JohnBrewin_ 7.12pm BST Here’s a more analogue version.OFFICIAL -- PSG XI vs. Rennes: Areola - Meunier, Silva (c), Diallo, Bernat - Marquinhos, Verratt...
2019-08-18, 20:26

Whitlock limbers up for Tokyo 2020 with Paris also in mind "With one year to go until the Tokyo Olympics, and the pressure mounting, Britain\u0027s double gymnastics gold medallist Max Whitlock is already thinking ahead."...
2019-07-24, 21:13

Styles get romantic in Paris menswear with verdant blooms The renewed interest in brand Off-White continued this season at Paris Fashion Week, after its founder and designer Virgil Abloh last year became the first African-American to head a major European fashion house, at Louis Vuitton menswear...
2019-06-19, 16:39

Stephens vs. Muguruza highlights 4th-round action in Paris PARIS (AP) — Only three of the 16 women still in the French Open field have won a Grand Slam tournament — and two of them play each other in the fourth round. The most intriguing matchup at Roland Garros on Sunday might just be 2017 U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens against two-time major champ Gar...
2019-06-02, 10:39

| Thiem battles past American wildcard in Paris Austrian fourth seed and 2018 runner-up Dominic Thiem defeated American wildcard Tommy Paul of the United States to reach the Roland Garros second round....
2019-05-28, 02:39

Paris archbishop: Notre Dame more than a tourist attraction Everyone, it seems, has an idea for how to rebuild Notre Dame. Proposals for its reconstruction include topping it with a modern glass cover, an ecological garden or even a swimming pool up on the roof....
2019-06-18, 15:39

Paris streets near Notre Dame to be decontaminated from lead Paris police have closed off streets near the Notre Dame cathedral as part of a lead decontamination effort. Several residents and activists had criticized authorities for underestimating the effects of lead pollution....
2019-08-14, 04:00

Paris zoo gives orangutan Nenette a 50th birthday party PARIS (AP) — Nenette, one of the world’s oldest Borneo orangutans in captivity, has celebrated her 50th birthday at a zoo in Paris, where she has lived almost all her life. Birthday cake, wrapped boxes and visitors singing “Happy Birthday” were part of the party held Sunday for Nen...
2019-06-16, 19:13

Scooter Operators Race to Remain on Streets of Paris The race for a limited number of licenses to operate electric scooters in Paris is driving brands to dredge discarded vehicles from the River Seine, run apologetic ad campaigns and reshape their workforces....
2019-08-13, 13:13

Boeing Focuses on Safety, Not Sales, at Paris Air Show Boeing arrived at the world’s largest aerospace extravaganza battling the biggest crisis in its history. It departs having secured a crucial vote of confidence in its beleaguered 737 MAX jetliner and the prospect of further orders on the horizon....
2019-06-20, 21:39

| Paris welcomes first delegations preparing for 2024 Olympics With five years to go before the Olympic and Paralympic Games, the first foreign delegations began a two-day Paris visit to check out venues and possible base camps....
2019-07-02, 20:13

Why are the World Cup semifinals and final being playing in Lyon and not Paris? The semifinals and final of the World Cup are being played in Lyon, home of Olympique Lyonnais, the most successful women's team in Europe.       ...
2019-07-01, 20:13

Paris wants a ‘Princess Diana Square’ at site of her death PARIS (AP) — Paris City Hall wants to name a small plaza after Princess Diana, at the site of the 1997 car crash that killed the cherished British royal. The site already holds a golden flame-shaped monument in her honor, adjacent to the Alma Tunnel where the accident occurred. The plaza is currentl...
2019-05-30, 16:13

Paris bans up to 60% of its cars as heatwave worsens pollution Paris has banned more than half of the cars registered in the region from its roads as a record heatwave worsens air pollution, the most drastic restrictions ever imposed there, officials said....
2019-06-27, 22:26

Paris says tourist buses no longer welcome in city center Paris aims to ban tourist buses from the city center to spur visitors to walk, cycle or take public transport, tackling complaints about nuisances caused by mass tourism, the French capital's deputy......
2019-07-02, 16:26

A Saudi Princess Is Being Tried in Absentia for an Alleged Paris Beating PARIS (AP) — The only daughter of Saudi Arabia’s King Salman was put on trial in absentia Tuesday in Paris for allegedly ordering her bodyguard to strike a plumber she suspected of taking photos and video at the Saudi royal family’s apartment in the French capital. Prosecutors alle...
2019-07-10, 08:52

Paris Says Its Missiles Found On Pro-Haftar Base In Libya The French defence ministry said Wednesday that its missiles had been found on a base used by forces loyal to Libya's Khalifa Haftar, but it denied supplying them to the rebels which would be a breach......
2019-07-10, 13:13

Undocumented migrants occupy Paris Pantheon for right to remain The Pantheon in Paris houses the tombs of some of France's greatest citizens. The migrants occupied the building to call for the right to stay, and for a meeting with the prime minister....
2019-07-12, 20:52

Undocumented migrants storm Pantheon monument in Paris Hundreds of undocumented migrants calling themselves "black vests" stormed the Pantheon monument in central Paris on Friday demanding the right to remain in France....
2019-07-12, 22:52

Cars Forced To Make Way For The Two-Wheel Revolution In Paris With the wind rushing through their hair, they zip past on bikes, electric scooters and mono-wheels, effortlessly passing lines of hot-and-bothered drivers stuck in the endless Paris traffic. In the......
2019-07-14, 11:52

Jet-powered flyboard soars over Paris for Bastille Day parade President Macron uses France’s national day to celebrate European defence cooperationFrance’s annual Bastille Day parade showcased European military cooperation and innovation on Sunday, complete with a French inventor hovering above Paris on a jet-powered flyboard.The former jetskiing champion and ...
2019-07-14, 18:26

"Flying Soldier" Soars Over Paris For Bastille Day Celebrations ''Flying soldier'' and French inventor Frank Zapata enthraled the crowd gathered for Bastille Day celebrations at the Champs Elysees Avenue in Paris on Sunday, by flying his turbine engine-powered......
2019-07-15, 16:39

Louvre in Paris removes Sackler name after opioid protests France’s Louvre Museum in Paris has become the first major institution to remove the Sackler family name after protests erupted against the family that is blamed for the deadly opioid crisis in the United States...
2019-07-18, 14:00

Chic, not sombre – Karl Lagerfeld honoured in Paris Famous faces attended Karl for Ever at the Grand Palais for a memorial as dramatic as his showsThe designer Karl Lagerfeld, who died in February, was honoured in Paris on Thursday with a memorial as upbeat and stadium-sized as the catwalk shows which made him a fashion legend. Continue reading......
2019-06-21, 02:13

Stars put on tribute for late Karl Lagerfeld in Paris Portraits of Karl Lagerfeld, who died in February, lined the walls of Paris’ Grand Palais as VIP friends of the Chanel designer staged a final tribute to his iconic life Thursday...
2019-06-21, 00:39

Rumours Of "Radioactive Water" In Paris, Probe Ordered After the panic, the prosecution: investigators in Paris have opened an enquiry to track down the source of false reports last week that drinking water in the French capital had been contaminated....
2019-07-23, 14:26

Rennes v Paris Saint-Germain: Ligue 1 – as it happened Even though Edinson Cavani opened the scoring, Rennes secured a deserved win over the champions after goals from Mbaye Niang and Romain Del Castillo 9.57pm BST PSG’s troubles extend way beyond whether Neymar stays or goes, judging by that. They were stodgy and lacking in ideas, too many egos even wi...
2019-08-19, 10:52

| WATCH: Pistol 'used in Van Gogh suicide' on auction in Paris The gun with which Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh allegedly took his own life will go under the hammer on 19 June at the Hôtel Drouot auction house in Paris....
2019-06-15, 10:00

Women's World Cup kicks off in France, but you'd barely know it in Paris The Women's World Cup kicks off on Friday as hosts France take on South Korea. But if you were strolling the streets of Paris, you would be forgiven for not knowing it was happening....
2019-06-07, 16:13

Revolver believed used by Van Gogh sold at Paris auction PARIS (AP) — A revolver believed used by Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh to kill himself has sold for about $146,000 at an auction in Paris. An individual buyer whose name was not released bought the 7mm pocket revolver for 130,000 euros plus taxes on Wednesday. The weapon was discovered in the 1960s...
2019-06-19, 17:01

Rihanna launches new fashion brand in Paris with LVMH Barbadian singer Rihanna has unveiled her new fashion brand with Louis Vuitton owner LVMH, a rare move by the French group to set up a label from scratch as it taps into soaring demand for celebrity collaborations in the luxury world....
2019-05-23, 08:39

Barty party underway as Ashleigh triumphs in Paris Ashleigh Barty, the Australian who ditched tennis to play professional cricket for a year, smashed Marketa Vondrousova for six on Saturday to lift the French Open crown at Roland Garros....
2019-06-08, 23:26

Paris celebrates 75th anniversary of liberation from Nazis Exactly 75 years ago, French resistance fighters, US soldiers and others freed Paris from years of Nazi occupation. The City of Light is marking the event with a parade — tracing the path tanks took when they arrived....
2019-08-25, 14:52

Anticipation grows ahead of Federer's return to Paris All Roger Federer had to do was strike a few silky forehands in his first practice session at Roland Garros for four years to create something of a social media frenzy this week....
2019-05-23, 10:13

Tennis: Brazil once ruled Paris but Guga era now seems long way off For a few years at the turn of the century he was the King of Paris and the darling of Brazilian tennis but a failure to build on his success means no one is likely to challenge Gustavo Kuerten as Brazil’s best-known tennis player any time soon....
2019-05-24, 06:40

Djokovic v Thiem suspended in fifth set as rain returns in Paris "The French Open semi-final clash between Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem was suspended in the fifth set on Saturday as the rain returned in Paris."...
2019-06-08, 17:39

Eiffel Tower closed after man tries to climb Paris landmark Firefighters at scene as intruder seen dangling near top of towerThe Eiffel Tower has been evacuated after a man tried to scale it.The man could be seen dangling just below the third and highest level of the structure. A rescuer dressed in red could be seen above him. Continue reading......
2019-05-21, 15:01

Tennis: Tsitsipas' joie de vivre could carry him far in Paris World number six Stefanos Tsitsipas has been shooting up the rankings this year and with two titles bagged in 2019, including his first on clay, the carefree young Greek is a force to be reckoned with at the French Open....
2019-05-24, 06:40

| Paris's Notre-Dame to celebrate first mass after fire The Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris will host its first mass on Saturday, exactly two months after the devastating blaze that shocked France and the world....
2019-06-15, 10:00

Teenager Vondrousova beats Martic to reach Paris last four Marketa Vondrousova's amazing French Open run continued on Tuesday when the unseeded Czech teenager beat Croatian Petra Martic 7-6(1) 7-5 to reach the semi-finals....
2019-06-05, 01:00

Global warming may become unstoppable even if we stick to Paris target There could be a planetary threshold beyond which the earth will keep warming even if we stop pumping out more fossil fuels - the so-called 'Hothouse Earth' scenario...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Report: Schumacher treated in secrecy in Paris hospital A Paris newspaper says seven-time Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher is being treated in great secrecy with a stem-cell therapy in one of the French capital’s hospitals...
2019-09-10, 10:26

NASA Administrator Available to Speak with Media at Paris Air Show NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will be available to speak with media during the International Paris Air Show on Tuesday, June 18, in Le Bourget, France....
2019-06-14, 18:52

Carbon taxes alone won't be enough to meet Paris Agreement targets Carbon taxes alone won't be enough to slow climate change and limit global warming to less than 2 degrees Celsius, according to a new study published in the journal Joule....
2019-09-06, 14:26

'Prince of clay' Thiem hopes his time has come in Paris Austrian world number four Dominic Thiem was a losing finalist at the French Open last year as Spaniard Rafael Nadal continued his dominance on the Paris clay....
2019-05-24, 06:40

Federer delights fans with hint of Paris return At the age of 37, Roger Federer knows he cannot keep playing amongst the world's greatest tennis players for too much longer, and his fans know that too, often treating his appearances round the world like valedictory performances....
2019-06-07, 19:26

Paris prosecutor drops perjury probe into Macron officials The Paris prosecutor on Thursday dropped an investigation into alleged perjury by three current and former officials in the president's office in connection with the "Benalla affair", a saga which engulfed Emmanuel Macron's office last summer....
2019-06-27, 18:39

Climate activists on trial in Paris for stealing Macron portraits Official portraits of French president stolen from public buildings by protestersEight protesters are to go on trial in Paris on Wednesday for stealing official portraits of the French president, Emmanuel Macron, from public buildings as part of a protest over climate change.The activists, aged 23 t...
2019-09-11, 13:00

Cops, Protesters Clash In Paris During France's National Day Celebration French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday showcased European military cooperation in a Bastille Day parade but the glittering event was tarnished by violent clashes between police and protesters....
2019-07-14, 23:13

Trees demand equal status in a new Paris gallery show They do not move, think, or see, but they understand their plight: a new exhibition brings art, science and environmentalism together to speak for the trees....
2019-07-12, 19:52

Can the Paris Climate Deal Survive a Trump-Style Renegotiation? Some advocates of global climate action think the pact would be stronger if the United States simply left, rather than remaining in and demanding big changes....
2019-05-21, 19:52

Peking to Paris event won by 87-year-old Gerry Crown for third time Veteran Australian rally driver Gerry Crown, now 87 years old, and co-driver Matt Bryson completed a remarkable hat-trick of victories by winning the seventh Peking to Paris Motor Challenge...
2019-07-09, 19:00

French Open: Rain keeps Djokovic, Halep off court in wet Paris A roof at the French Open can't come soon enough after rain completely washed out the four remaining quarterfinals Wednesday. It was a headache for fans and players alike....
2019-06-05, 22:26

Neymar Jr. hangs out with Rihanna instead of attending Paris award ceremony Brazilian soccer star Neymar Jr. was expected to attend the Union Nationale des Footballeurs Professionnels (UNFP) football awards, but opted to hang out with music star Rihanna instead....
2019-05-21, 14:38

Chanel’s new designer, Viard, unveils couture debut in Paris Chanel’s new chief Virginie Viard merged the worlds of two of its most famous couturiers, Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel and Karl Lagerfeld, for a cerebral couture show in Paris set inside a huge circular library...
2019-07-02, 20:52

In Paris, Tommy Paul of US will seek Slam success like pals When Tommy Paul heads to Paris for his first main-draw appearance at the French Open, he'll be hoping to turn in the kind of performance his pals and countrymen Frances Tiafoe, Taylor Fritz and Reilly Opelka produced at the Australian Open        ...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Paris plans 'Princess Diana Square' at site where she died Officials at Paris city hall have announced plans to name a small square after Diana, Princess of Wales, at the site of the car crash that killed the royal....
2019-05-30, 20:00

Of 160 high-emitting companies, 20 are on track to hit Paris targets: study Only one in eight of the world's most-polluting companies are on track to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in line with global temperature goals....
2019-07-10, 09:52

Transit Strike Slows Paris to a Crawl, in a Warning to Macron The government’s pension reform plan would take aim at early retirement for some people, like transit workers, who consider it a benefit they have earned....
2019-09-13, 21:13

New York's historic Paris Theatre under threat after more than 70 years in business Future of city’s last single screen cinema, opened by Marlene Dietrich and frequented by David Bowie, hangs in the balanceThe Paris Theatre has become one of New York’s cultural landmarks since it was officially opened by the actor Marlene Dietrich as a cinema for showing French films in 1948.Down t...
2019-07-07, 10:39

Paris Saint-Germain "Regret" Neymar No-Show At Training Neymar left Barcelona to join PSG for a world record fee of 222 million euros (USD 252 million) in August 2017, but could make a surprise move back to Camp Nou this summer....
2019-07-08, 20:26

Trump Denounces Paris Climate Accord, Says, "Will Defend The Environment" US President Donald Trump on Monday once again denounced the "unfair, ineffective, and very, very expensive" Paris climate accord, during a speech on "America's environmental leadership."...
2019-07-09, 02:13

Paris Commuters Hit As Metro Workers Strike Over Pension Reform Paris metro and other public transport workers walked off the job Friday over a planned pension overhaul, sparking huge traffic jams and forcing many people to stay home for the one-day strike action....
2019-09-13, 14:52

Japan earns first Group One win in Grand Prix de Paris on Bastille Day • Colt’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe odds widely cut to 9-1• Trainer Aidan O’Brien says ‘We were very happy with him’Japan has the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe firmly on his agenda, after an exploratory trip here resulted in victory in the Grand Prix de Paris. Seizing such an important French prize on Ba...
2019-07-15, 00:13

Michael Schumacher in Paris hospital for cell treatment: Report The former German racing legend has not been seen in public since a tragic skiing accident five years ago. The French daily Le Parisien reported he will receive stem cell treatment by a top cardiovascular surgeon....
2019-09-10, 06:00

Paris Saint-Germain to bid for £100m Zaha - Paper Round "Paris Saint-Germain will bid for Wilfried Zaha, Norwich City line up Jack Butland, players are told to sue social media, and Fiorentina want Bobby Duncan."...
2019-08-25, 15:39

Tennis: Teenager Parry triggers Mauresmo comparison in Paris One victory at the French Open and a single-handed backhand was all it took for 16-year-old wildcard Diane Parry to draw comparisons with former world number one and fellow Frenchwoman Amelie Mauresmo on Monday....
2019-05-27, 17:13

Exploring Paris while Notre Dame is out of commission: Other must-see spots to check out Notre Dame Cathedral may be out of commission for the next few years but there's still plenty to see in Paris, like its other churches and landmarks.       ...
2019-08-07, 16:13

Vive la Finance! A Chic Economics Museum Opens in Paris Housed in an old mansion-turned-bank, the interactive Citeco economics museum aims to appeal to everyone from 8-year-old penny pinchers to seasoned hedgefunders....
2019-08-07, 20:00

Ghosn's Paris lawyers contacted U.N. body to complain about his treatment Carlos Ghosn's Paris lawyers François Zimeray and Jessica Finelle said on Monday that they had contacted a United Nations body last week to complain about Ghosn's treatment....
2019-05-27, 08:26

Climate activists demonstrate outside Brazil embassies in Paris and London Several hundred environmental activists demonstrated on Friday outside the Brazilian embassy in Paris as a clash between the two countries' leaders over the issue of climate change intensified, while similar protests took place in London....
2019-08-24, 22:52

World's largest urban farm to open – on a Paris rooftop With the 14,000m² farm set to open in the south-west of Paris early next year, Guardian Cities gets a taste of what’s in storeIt’s a warm afternoon in late spring and before us rows of strawberry plants rustle in the breeze as the scent of fragrant herbs wafts across the air. Nearby, a bee buzzes la...
2019-08-13, 08:52

Mona Lisa fans decry brief encounter with their idol in Paris Louvre visitors complain of being moved on in seconds after spending hours in queueThe queue snakes along the Louvre’s corridors, up the steps and escalators and outside to the famous glass pyramid. Most of those waiting have one ultimate aim: to see the Mona Lisa.The usual complaints from visitors ...
2019-08-13, 23:26

Johnson and Macron to hold ‘frank’ Brexit talks in Paris French observers fear Britain’s PM is setting up France to take blame over no-deal departureFollow the day’s political developments liveEmmanuel Macron will hold a friendly but “frank” working lunch with Boris Johnson on Thursday after dismissing his request to renegotiate the Brexit withdrawal agre...
2019-08-22, 19:39

Lindsay Lohan Sweetly Responds to Paris Hilton's Shade Who needs a Burn Book when you have Andy Cohen and Instagram? In any case, Lindsay Lohan is taking the kill-her-with-kindness route when it comes to frenemy Paris Hilton. The 32-year-old......
2019-05-25, 18:52

Rare John Steinbeck story, set in Paris, published this week The author wrote a series of columns for the French newspaper Le Figaro and one of those pieces appears in the The Strand Magazine        ...
2019-07-31, 18:39

Cruz-Diez, Venezuelan kinetic artist, dies in Paris at 95 Carlos Cruz-Diez, a Venezuelan artist who shaped the field of kinetic and optical art during the 20th century, died in Paris on Saturday, his foundation said on its website on Sunday. He was 95....
2019-07-31, 18:00

Air France could face trial over 2009 crash of Rio-Paris flight Prosecutors say airline knew of problems with Airbus A330 plane that crashed, killing 228 peopleFrench prosecutors have recommended that Air France face trial for manslaughter and negligence over the 2009 crash of a flight from Rio de Janeiro to Paris in which 228 people died.Prosecutors concluded t...
2019-07-17, 16:00

Chanel Takes Métiers D’Art Show Back Home To Paris The 2019-2020 collection, which will be the first designed exclusively by Virginie Viard, will be staged on December 5 at an undisclosed location in the French capital...
2019-05-29, 12:26

| Bleating the traffic: sheep dodge cars in tour around Paris Guided by two shepherds, the flock was monitored by policemen on scooters and volunteer "walkers" on foot who helped them cross roads as they moved around the capital....
2019-07-17, 22:39

Paris on heatwave alert as France braces for scorching weather Paris authorities on Monday activated a heatwave alert plan for the capital as France prepared for another week of scorching temperatures just a month after a similar heatwave in June....
2019-07-22, 21:13

Rihanna Launches Her Fenty Fashion Brand With Paris Pop-Up Store (PARIS) — Rihanna, the first black woman in history to head up a major Parisian luxury house, is unveiling her first fashion designs for Fenty at a pop-up store in Paris. The collection, named after the singer-turned-designer’s last name, comprises ready-to-wear, footwear, accessories, a...
2019-05-23, 14:13

‘Indecent’ and ‘Absurd’: Project for Gare du Nord Divides Paris The award-winning architect Jean Nouvel and others have warned that a €600-million renovation will turn Europe’s largest train station into a giant shopping center....
2019-09-04, 20:13

Minor hiccup as defending champion Halep advances in Paris Simona Halep dealt with the emotions and pressure of being the defending champion as she overcame a second-set blip to kick off her French Open campaign with a 6-2 3-6 6-1 win over Australian Ajla Tomljanovic on Tuesday....
2019-05-28, 22:13

Fighting Rust, Serena Williams Has a Rocky Start in Paris Williams has barely played on clay and was terrible in the first set of her opening match before a sharp turn to winning form. Then she faced questions about Nike and mothers....
2019-05-28, 05:26

| Paris attacks suspect charged over Brussels suicide bombings Salah Abdeslam, the sole surviving suspect in the November 2015 Paris attacks, has been formally charged in connection with the Brussels suicide bombings months later, federal prosecutors say....
2019-08-13, 02:00

Paris Saint-Germain president faces corruption inquiry Nasser al-Khelaifi suspected of paying $3.5m to IAAF chief to help Qatar land world eventThe president of Paris Saint-Germain football club, Nasser al-Khelaifi, has been placed under investigation for suspected corruption, a French judicial official said.The preliminary charge of “active corruption”...
2019-05-23, 15:00

Unfamiliar, but nice: Halep back in Paris to defend title Simona Halep is experiencing something new at the French Open this year, coming to Paris as the defending champion        ...
2019-05-24, 16:13

| Paris's Notre-Dame holds first mass since devastating blaze The Notre Dame cathedral in Paris hosted its first mass on Saturday exactly two months after a devastating blaze, with priests and worshippers wearing hard hats to protect themselves against possible falling debris....
2019-06-16, 13:00

Djokovic beats qualifier, ready for 'real deal' in Paris Top seed Novak Djokovic barely broke sweat as he sauntered through the French Open third round with a 6-3 6-3 6-2 victory against Italian qualifier Salvatore Caruso on Saturday....
2019-06-01, 21:00

| Nishikori battles past Paire to set-up Nadal clash in Paris Kei Nishikori came back from 1-4 and 3-5 down in the final set to beat Benoit Paire and will now face Rafael Nadal in the quarter-finals at Roland Garros....
2019-06-03, 17:39

Lindsay Lohan Cheekily Says "Who's That" When Asked About Frenemy Paris Hilton As far as responses go, this one is so fetch. When Lindsay Lohan was asked about frenemy Paris Hilton personally victimizing her, the Mean Girls actress cheekily said, "Who's......
2019-06-11, 21:00

Mladenovic and Babos claim women's doubles title in Paris "Hungary\u0027s Timea Babos and France\u0027s Kristina Mladenovic won the French Open women\u0027s doubles title when they thrashed China\u0027s Duan Yingying and Zheng Saisai 6-2 6-3 in the final on Sunday."...
2019-06-09, 15:39

Pliskova's performance hampered by the slow clay in Paris So dominant earlier this month when she won the Italian Open, Karolina Pliskova looked out of her comfort zone on the red clay of Paris        ...
2019-05-31, 17:26

Unseeded Germans Krawietz and Mies take men's doubles title in Paris "Kevin Krawietz and Andreas Mies of Germany claimed their first Grand Slam title when they beat France\u0027s Fabrice Martin and Jeremy Chardy 6-2 7-6(3) in the doubles final on Saturday."...
2019-06-08, 22:52

Paris may offer flying taxis to 2024 Olympics guests You can be sure that transportation will be a nightmare for many people attending the 2024 Paris Olympics, but technology could make it slightly more bearable. Airbus, Aeroports de Paris and the Paris Transport Authority are exploring the feasibilit......
2019-06-23, 21:26

Longtime Kenzo designers stage final show in Paris It was quite literally the final curtain for Kenzo’s Carol Lim and Humberto Leon at Paris Fashion Week on Sunday, after the duo’s eight successful years at the creative helm of the house came to a close...
2019-06-23, 22:39

Serena Williams to face 20-year-old American Kenin in Paris When Serena Williams saw a young U.S. tennis player distraught after a loss at a tournament earlier this season, she decided to do what felt right: console her        ...
2019-05-31, 09:39

Injured gilets jaunes protest in Paris against police violence ‘March of the mutilated’ calls for ban on use of explosive grenades and rubber bulletsAbout 200 gilets jaunes have staged a “march of the mutilated” through central Paris. Among them were people seriously injured in demonstrations since the movement started last November.Several had lost an eye or l...
2019-06-02, 22:52

Breakdancers say getting into the Paris 2024 Olympics is ‘huge’ Getting hip to breakdancing’s appeal with young audiences, organizers of the 2024 Paris Olympics want the dance sport that spread from New York in the 1970s to become a medal event at the games. (June 13)        ...
2019-06-14, 03:26

Woman Accuses Neymar Of Raping Her In Paris; "Blackmail", Says His Father Star striker Neymar has been accused of raping a woman at a hotel in Paris, Brazilian media reports said Saturday, charges that the player's father slammed as attempted blackmail....
2019-06-02, 09:39

Airbus sells another 31 planes to Cebu Pacific at Paris Air Show The airline has no intention to put a premium class in its A320neo and said it would be the first plane of its type to have 194 seats in a single class layout....
2019-06-18, 12:52

Serena, Osaka exits open Paris boulevard for Halep Simona Halep's path to a second successive French Open title cleared up in spectacular fashion on Saturday after 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams and world number one Naomi Osaka exited Roland Garros in the third round on Saturday....
2019-06-02, 11:00

Lindsey Horan back in Paris with USWNT for Women’s World Cup Said Horan, who skipped college soccer to play for Paris Saint-Germain: “Being on the world stage and being at a World Cup in this city — it’s just absolutely insane.”...
2019-06-15, 23:52

Don't miss: Celebrity prisons, virtual thrills and a dive under Paris Watch surveillance run amok at the cinema, fly through the air like a virtual bird, and spot the joins between science and fantasy in Anaïs Tondeur's latest art show...
2019-06-15, 16:39

U.S.'s Hook to meet European officials on Iran in Paris next week U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook plans to travel to Paris next week for talks about Iran with senior British, French and German officials, a senior European diplomat and another source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday....
2019-06-18, 21:26

Bangladeshi Man Filmed Masturbating On Paris Metro Gets 8 Months In Jail A French court on Monday sentenced a man to eight months suspended jail after he masturbated on the Paris metro in front of a woman who filmed the offence....
2019-06-17, 19:13

Airbus unveils new jet at Paris airshow and $15bn worth of orders The A321XLR is a long-haul version of the A321neo – a rival to Boeing’s grounded 737 MaxAirbus has stepped up the pressure on arch-rival Boeing on the opening day of the Paris airshow by launching a new long-range small passenger jet and announcing $15bn (£12bn) worth of orders.The European manufact...
2019-06-18, 01:26

Cassius's Philippe Zdar dies in fall from Paris building French producer worked for acts including Phoenix, Kanye West and the Beastie BoysThe French DJ and producer Philippe Zdar has died after accidentally falling from a building in Paris, his agent has said. He was thought to be 52 years old. Zdar, born Philippe Cerboneschi, and Hubert Blanc-Francard h...
2019-06-20, 12:13

Bosnian Arrested In Germany Over 2015 Paris Attacks: Police German authorities said Thursday they have arrested a Bosnian man wanted in connection with the 2015 Paris attacks and are preparing his extradition to Belgium....
2019-06-27, 18:39

Climate activists clash with French police at Paris bridge French police used riot shields and pepper spray to clear scores of climate activists blocking a bridge over the Seine in Paris on Friday, as the city sweltered under a record-breaking heatwave that many blame on global warming....
2019-06-28, 23:26

Infantino re-elected FIFA president unopposed at Paris congress "Gianni Infantino was re-elected FIFA president unopposed at the congress of world football\u0027s governing body in Paris on Wednesday as he claimed to have turned the organisation from being \"toxic and almost criminal\" back to its core values."...
2019-06-05, 12:39

Djokovic dismisses Zverev for semi-final spot in Paris Despite sending mighty serves crashing down from a great height, towering world number five Alexander Zverev could offer only momentary resistance to Novak Djokovic in Paris, as the top seed barged into the semi-finals of the French Open on Thursday in straight sets....
2019-06-06, 18:39

Paris bans vehicles as city sizzles in historic heatwave Paris is taking unprecedented action to keep vehicles from polluting the atmosphere as the city -- and other parts of Europe -- grapples with a severe heatwave that's pushed the mercury past the 100-degree mark....
2019-06-27, 20:39

Paris puts a spoke in the wheel of electric scooter providers French capital has been flooded with 20,000 ‘e-scooters’ subject to few regulations or controlsParis is cracking down on electric scooters after an anarchic year in which startups flooded the city’s streets with their vehicles.The French capital has 12 free-floating scooter operators, more than the ...
2019-06-06, 20:39

AP Source: FIFA vice president Ahmad detained in Paris PARIS (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says FIFA vice president Ahmad has been detained in Paris, a day before the start of the Women’s World Cup. The person says the African Football Confederation president was detained for questioning on Thursday morning in the French capital. The...
2019-06-06, 15:39

Paris in the springtime? French Open rainout sinks schedule Rain washes out day's entire schedule at French Open for 2nd time since 2000, jumbling the schedule and creating the possibility of a delayed women's final        ...
2019-06-05, 19:39

Blue, white and red Paris celebrates women's World Cup kick off It was all bleu, blanc and rouge in western Paris as a packed Parc des Princes celebrated the women's World Cup kick off in enthusiastic fashion with hosts France playing South Korea in the opening game on Friday....
2019-06-08, 06:52

Passengers Trapped In Train Off Paris Without Toilets, Power For 6 Hours Train passengers were stuck for six hours in a tunnel outside Paris on Tuesday after their high-speed service suffered a power cut just minutes after departure, leaving them in sweltering heat,......
2019-06-05, 13:26

Americans in Paris give World Cup red, white and blue passion They came in their numbers and America's 'soccer moms' - and dads and sons and daughters - played their part on a night when the highest profile game of the women's World Cup delivered a big-time atmosphere....
2019-06-29, 03:13

Women's World Cup fever yet to take hold in Paris as tournament nears The biggest Women’s World Cup in history is kicking off at the Parc des Princes on Friday but in the city there is not the air of anticipation you would expectWith the biggest Women’s World Cup in history kicking off at the Parc des Princes in Paris on Friday, the head of the local organising commit...
2019-06-07, 02:13

Bosnian arrested in Germany in connection with Paris Bataclan attacks Dresden prosecutors say a Bosnian man linked to the 2015 attacks on the Bataclan nightclub in Paris is under arrest in Germany's Saxony-Anhalt state. An extradition to Belgium is being considered....
2019-06-27, 19:13

Dior goes black in Paris show that celebrates couture roots Dior went back to the essential architecture of dressmaking, and the late designer’s penchant for black, for a brooding display of archetypally couture fall-winter gowns...
2019-07-01, 21:13

German captain of migrant rescue ship turns down Paris award Pia Klemp has rejected Paris' most prestigious civilian award, the Grand Vermeil Medal. She and compatriot Carola Rackete were offered the prize for their efforts in rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean....
2019-08-22, 10:13

Paris-Based Think Tank OECD Cuts Global Growth Forecast While the OECD pared back its global growth forecast for the current year, it predicted a pick-up in activity to 3.4 per cent next year. It notched up its forecast for US growth this year by 0.2......
2019-05-21, 18:52

Taylor Swift Enjoys Romantic Outing With Boyfriend Joe Alwyn In Paris You can't spell "romance" without "me!" Taylor Swift and her British actor boyfriend, Joe Alwyn, were spotted holding hands and enjoying their time together in Paris,......
2019-05-25, 04:26

Paris's Notre-Dame To Host First Mass After 2 Months Of Devastating Blaze The Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris will host its first mass on Saturday, exactly two months after the devastating blaze that shocked France and the world....
2019-06-15, 05:00

Paris prosecutor opens inquiry into whether Epstein committed crimes in France The chief prosecutor in Paris has opened a preliminary inquiry to determine whether late U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein committed any sex crimes on French territory or against any underage French victims, prosecutor Remy Heitz's office said in a statement on Friday....
2019-08-23, 19:39

Paris Hilton Suffers Wardrobe Malfunction at Kim Kardashian's Dinner Party Paris Hilton suffered a wardrobe malfunction while attending a dinner party for Kim Kardashian and Winnie Harlow's makeup collaboration on Thursday. The 38-year-old heiress stunned in......
2019-09-14, 04:26

Notre-Dame Construction Resumes in Paris, but Worries About Lead Remain Officials had shut down the work site over concerns about lead contamination. While stricter decontamination measures are now in place, concerns over safety persist....
2019-08-19, 23:00

Watch Kim Kardashian in Paris Hilton's Sexy Music Video for ''My Best Friend's Ass'' Is it 2006 again? It may be more than a decade since Paris Hilton's infamous debut single, "Stars Are Blind," but it feels like we're in a bit of a time warp considering......
2019-05-25, 00:13

Brazil soccer star Neymar denies alleged rape in Paris Brazil soccer player Neymar has denied accusations of rape contained in a Sao Paulo police report seen by Reuters, saying he had been the victim of an extortion attempt by a lawyer claiming to represent the woman he is alleged to have assaulted....
2019-06-02, 11:00

New Boeing jet blow at Paris as Airbus long-range A321 takes off Boeing suffered a fresh setback at the opening of the Paris Airshow on Monday as the U.S. planemaker's engine supplier revealed a delay affecting its all-new 777X jet, while Airbus targeted the middle of the market with a rival plane....
2019-06-17, 19:39

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2019-06-19, 01:00

Euro Papers: Real president 'in Paris to seal deal for PSG star' "Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is \"in Paris to negotiate a deal\" for a PSG star, according to reports. Will it trigger a summer of big spending?"...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Crack Cocaine Makes a Paris Neighborhood ‘Hell’ for Users and Residents Five squalid acres at the edge of the city are home to France’s largest open-air crack market — an “apocalyptic situation,” the local police chief says....
2019-08-18, 10:13

Football transfer rumours: Paulo Dybala to Paris Saint-Germain? Today’s tell-all didn’t get where it is today without having a little champagne, not too much, just enough While their fellow European titans, Manchester City, Barcelona and Bayern Munich, all raised eyebrows by failing to win – or in the case of the Spanish title-holders, losing – over the weekend,...
2019-08-19, 10:52

| Paris Saint-Germain coach Tuchel extends deal to 2021 Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel has extended his deal with the French Ligue 1 champions through to June 2021, the club announced on Saturday....
2019-05-25, 14:52

Paris strike: Chaos for commuters as huge walkout shuts down transport Parisian commuters suffered travel misery today as transport workers joined one of the city's biggest strikes over President Emmanuel Macron's pension reforms....
2019-09-13, 12:52

Bondy’s search for a female Kylian Mbappé hots up in suburbs of Paris With the Women’s World Cup in full swing the unofficial search for candidates for future France teams is well under wayIt was on a modest pitch in a northern Paris suburb where the six-year-old Kylian Mbappé began to shine. Long before he became a star of the World Cup-winning France team last year,...
2019-06-12, 14:26

Bangkok tops Paris, London as world's most-visited city - MasterCard Thailand's capital, Bangkok, edged out Paris and London as the world's most popular city to visit, according to a survey released on Wednesday, welcome news for Thailand after worries over a drop in foreign arrivals....
2019-09-04, 14:13

Michael Schumacher admitted to Paris hospital for 'secret treatment' - report "Former Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher was admitted to a Paris hospital for \"secret treatment\" earlier on Monday, Le Parisien newspaper reported."...
2019-09-10, 03:39

Attempted Break-In At IAF's Paris Office Handling Rafale Jets: Sources There was an attempt to break into the Paris office of the Indian Air force (IAF) team overseeing the manufacture of 36 Rafales ordered by India, sources in Rafale-maker Dassault have confirmed to......
2019-05-22, 15:39

Bangkok tops Paris, London as world's most-visited city: MasterCard Thailand's capital, Bangkok, edged out Paris and London as the world's most popular city to visit, according to a survey released on Wednesday, welcome news for Thailand after worries over a drop in......
2019-09-04, 21:26

Death on a toilet: the shocking Paris show that almost sank Francis Bacon It was meant to put the artist on a par with Picasso. But it was thrown into chaos by the suicide of his lover and muse. As Bacon returns to haunt the French capital, we recall a tragic, game-changing showLast Tango in Paris, Bernardo Bertolucci’s controversial piece of 70s art cinema, begins with a...
2019-09-17, 20:13

Making history: Rihanna launches brand Fenty in Paris store PARIS (AP) — Rihanna, the first black woman in history to head up a major Parisian luxury house, has unveiled her first fashion designs for Fenty at a pop-up store in Paris. The collection, named after the singer-turned-designer’s last name, comprises ready-to-wear, footwear, accessories and e...
2019-05-23, 06:26

Bangkok Tops Paris, London As World's Most-Visited City: Survey Thailand's capital, Bangkok, edged out Paris and London as the world's most popular city to visit, according to a survey released on Wednesday, welcome news for Thailand after worries over a drop in......
2019-09-05, 00:26

Major new energy projects, like Shell’s LNG Canada, don’t gel with Paris targets: report "Every oil major is betting heavily against a 1.5 degree Celsius world and investing in projects that are contrary to the Paris goals," said a report co-author....
2019-09-06, 04:39

Michael Schumacher admitted to Paris hospital for 'secret treatment' -Le Parisien "Former Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher was admitted to a Paris hospital for \"secret treatment\" earlier on Monday, Le Parisien newspaper reported."...
2019-09-09, 22:52

China's 'Belt And Road' May Keep Paris Climate Goals Out Of Reach: Report Carbon-heavy development in countries part of China's Belt and Road Initiative could render the Paris climate goals unreachable, according to a new analysis on the gargantuan global infrastructure......
2019-09-02, 11:13

Eiffel Tower revamp to turn roads into garden in heart of Paris €72m makeover will create mile-long stretch of pools, fountains and parksA garden stretches for a mile, free of cars with one of the world’s most recognisable monuments at its centre. Crossing the river on a tree-lined and lawned bridge, the roar of traffic has been replaced by the sound of water fr...
2019-06-07, 15:01

Paris suburb pioneers 'noise radar' to fine roaring motorcycles Motorcycles thundering through residential neighborhoods, revving their engines and waking up every child in the street, may soon be a thing of the past in France. A Paris suburb is trying out a new system that can identify noisy vehicles, pinpoint their location and automatically ticket them....
2019-08-30, 23:13

| Semenya wins 2 000m race in Paris amid IAAF fight South African Caster Semenya won a rarely-run 2,000m race in Montreuil, east of Paris, amid her ongoing legal battle with the IAAF over its testosterone rules....
2019-06-12, 00:00

Munich, Paris... Stockport: visiting Mercedes' biggest European showroom Mercedes Stockport boss Martyn Webb: "Targets are the foundation of the opposite of good retailing Plush Mercedes dealerships pop up in all sorts of locations, as we discovered on a trip to the North Up we go to the third floor, out into the lashing rain then clamber up temporary steps held in pl...
2019-08-26, 01:13

Australia could cut emissions halfway to Paris target under global energy standards Report says Australia missing opportunity to ‘easily’ meet emissions targets and fight climate crisisAustralia could cut greenhouse gas emissions halfway to its Paris agreement target, and save $7.7bn a year in bills, by adopting existing global standards on energy efficiency.From new hot water heat...
2019-06-11, 22:52

Paris is testing 'noise radar' that will automatically ticket loud cars Parisians with powerful cars might want to think carefully before showing off their rides. Parts of the city (most recently the suburb of Villeneuve-le-Roi) are testing a "noise radar" system from Bruitparif that can pinpoint loud vehicles and, even......
2019-09-01, 16:39

Japan adopts long-term emissions strategy under Paris Agreement Japan's cabinet adopted a long-term emissions reduction strategy under the Paris Agreement on Tuesday, including the goal to be carbon-neutral soon after 2050....
2019-06-11, 15:39

It's 'Goodbye Gagarin' As Paris Suburb Razes Communist Housing Estate For decades a hulking housing estate on the edge of Paris was a red-brick symbol of Communist Russia's promise to workers of the world, but on Saturday residents and local officials will gather to say......
2019-08-30, 06:52

Paris suburb pioneers "noise radar" to fine roaring motorcycles Motorcycles thundering through residential neighbourhoods, revving their engines and waking up every child in the street, may soon be a thing of the past in France. A Paris suburb is trying out a new system that can identify noisy vehicles, pinpoint their location and automatically ticket them....
2019-08-30, 14:26

Paris Court Finds Saudi Princess Guilty in Beating Case (PARIS) — A French court found the only daughter of Saudi Arabia’s King Salman guilty of complicity in violence Thursday for ordering her bodyguard to detain and strike a plumber for taking photos at the Saudi royal family’s apartment in Paris. Princess Hessa bint Salman wasn’...
2019-09-12, 20:39

New York, London and Paris remain the world's most competitive cities — but perhaps not for long New York, London and Paris continue to dominate as the world's top three most competitive cities. But their prime positions could be up for contention, according to a new report....
2019-06-11, 11:26

Michael Schumacher admitted to Paris hospital for 'secret treatment' - Le Parisien Former Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher was admitted to a Paris hospital for "secret treatment" earlier on Monday, Le Parisien newspaper reported....
2019-09-10, 06:00

Paris prepares pools, parks and 'cool rooms' for predicted heatwave French capital still carries trauma of 2003 heatwave, when morgues ran out of spaceParis pools will host night swimming, large parks will stay open all hours and special “cool rooms” will be set up in town hall buildings as French authorities fear for residents’ health during the anticipated Europea...
2019-06-23, 21:26

French Open glance: Osaka takes 14-match Slam run to Paris A quick look at the French Open: Naomi Osaka's bid for a third consecutive Grand Slam title finally gets started on Day 3 of the French Open        ...
2019-05-28, 09:39

Police search Renault's headquarters near Paris as part of Ghosn probe Police are searching Renault's corporate headquarters in Boulogne-Billancourt, which a judicial source said was related to an ongoing investigation into ex-Renault boss Carlos Ghosn and his use of Versailles for his 2016 wedding party....
2019-07-03, 15:26

Louis Vuitton's show stages brand's love affair with Paris Monogrammed Eiffel towers and crepe stands framed Virgil Abloh’s flowery collectionWith Karl Lagerfeld’s death in February, there is a vacancy in Parisian fashion for a designer to turn fashion shows into a spectacle. Virgil Abloh, in his role as artistic director of Louis Vuitton, has made his case...
2019-06-20, 19:26

Vatican lifts immunity of Paris envoy: French foreign ministry The Vatican has lifted the diplomatic immunity of its envoy in France, the French foreign ministry said on Monday, opening the way for Archbishop Luigi Ventura to be questioned by prosecutors over accusations of sexual molestation....
2019-07-08, 20:26

10 great public markets to taste city flavors, from Seattle to Paris Public markets sell regional produce and products and offer plenty of dining options. Explore 10 markets around the world.       ...
2019-07-23, 18:39

'Perverts in bushes' are ruining nude zone in Paris park, say naturists Users of Bois de Vincennes claim peace is being disturbed by voyeurs and exhibitionistsNaturists in a Paris park have complained that voyeurs and exhibitionists are spoiling their naked enjoyment.The nudists say they are being pestered in an area of the city’s Bois de Vincennes where for the last tw...
2019-07-23, 15:26

Noah Cyrus Strips Down for NSFW Photo and Paris Hilton Approves Is naughty Noah Cyrus following in Miley Cyrus' footsteps? The pop star's 19-year-old sister and fellow singer posted on her Instagram page on Friday night a photo of herself......
2019-06-02, 02:26

The Latest: '18 champ Halep takes long road to win in Paris The Latest: Defending champion Simona Halep looked headed for relatively straightforward, straight-set victory in French Open's second round -- until everything started to fall apart for her        ...
2019-05-31, 02:26

Paris authorities scotch rumours of radioactive tap water as 'fake news' Viral message claims water has harmful tritium levels as country faces heatwaveAs France faces a scorching new heatwave this week, Paris authorities have urged residents to keep calm and carry on drinking tap water after rumours spread that the capital’s water supplies had been contaminated with har...
2019-07-22, 12:13

Tennis: Tsitsipas sets up mouth-watering Wawrinka clash in Paris Greek sixth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas dug deep to set up a potentially explosive fourth-round clash against Stan Wawrinka at the French Open, completing a 7-5 6-3 6-7(5) 7-6(6) victory against Serbian Filip Krajinovic on Saturday....
2019-06-01, 21:00

| Paris driver in blind man road rage video charged with assault A Paris motorist who was filmed nearly driving over a blind man at a pedestrian crossing and then punching his brother will appear in court next month on charges of assault, prosecutors said Friday....
2019-06-22, 11:26

Underarm serves return to Paris, 30 years after Chang's shot Thirty years after Michael Chang hit the most famous underarm serve in history at the French Open, that little bit of strategy _ frowned upon by some _ is making its way back into tennis, it seems        ...
2019-05-31, 02:26

Sneak Inside GQ's Infamous Paris Fashion Week Party, Presented by 24S A proper hang at L’Avenue with No Vacancy Inn, some famous friends, and a crew of creators redefining menswear to celebrate Paris Fashion Week, presented by 24S...
2019-06-22, 19:26

Hedi Slimane wows Paris fashion week with 70s-inspired collection In his second menswear show since becoming creative director at Celine, the designer nodded to Saturday Night Fever and collaborated with artists including David KramerJust shy of a year since he rocked the fashion industry with his takeover of Celine, during which time reviews of his work have run ...
2019-06-24, 08:39

Racing ‘Peking to Paris’ in Classic Cars: ‘The Best Part Is the Beer at Night’ For 36 days over 8,500 miles, racers cajole their classic and collectible cars across dirt paths, rivers and mountains in an event first run in 1907....
2019-07-17, 15:52

No Data Stolen From IAF's Paris Office Handling Rafale Jets: Report No data has been stolen from the computers of the Indian Air Force (IAF) Rafale project team office in Paris where there was a break in last month, a cyber forensic team has found during its probe....
2019-06-29, 03:26

Eiffel Tower zipline offers a birds-eye view of Paris - video A zipline ride from the Paris landmark is providing an opportunity to speed across the Paris skyline at 90km (56 miles) per hour. The temporary zipline is an initiative by French mineral water brand Perrier to celebrate the French Open. It also coincides with the 130th anniversary of the Eiffel Towe...
2019-05-30, 19:52

How we made Good Life: Paris Grey and Kevin Saunderson of Inner City ‘When the song was a global hit, I flew to London every week, while working at a department store in Chicago. My bosses said: “Take another day off! This is great!”’I was in Chicago and a DJ friend told me about Kevin Saunderson, who needed a singer. Back then there was no internet or email, so Kevi...
2019-08-07, 12:13

Rolls-Royce boss laments Brexit distraction at Paris Airshow Rolls-Royce chief executive Warren East said on Tuesday that uncertainties over Brexit remain an unwelcome distraction for the aerospace industry three years after Britain voted to leave the European Union....
2019-06-18, 19:39

Women without passports: the artists tackling desert, rivers and red tape to get to Paris To exhibit their work in France, these women drove over stone country, deserts and 31 river crossings – and that was just to get passportsWhen Ingrid Johanson decided to help organise a trip to France for five Aboriginal artists to exhibit their textile work, she didn’t expect the process to take ye...
2019-07-02, 05:26

162 children in Paris tested for lead poisoning after Notre Dame fire A young boy needs medical monitoring because tests conducted after the Notre Dame Cathedral fire showed that he was at risk of lead poisoning.        ...
2019-08-07, 19:13

| Paris scrambles to allay Notre-Dame lead poisoning fears Paris officials have moved to downplay the risk of lead poisoning from the massive fire that tore through Notre-Dame cathedral in April, as tests continue to show worrying levels of the toxic metal at nearby schools....
2019-08-07, 07:39

Australia won't reach Paris target without action on transport, LNG and coal, expert says Morrison government urged to address where greenhouse gas emissions are rising substantiallyThe challenge the Morrison government faces in meeting future climate targets without new policies is underlined by an analysis that breaks down how significantly greenhouse gas emissions are increasing from ...
2019-07-01, 23:39

Glencore mine could be forced to sell coal only to Paris agreement signatories Approval of the Wambo open-cut coalmine in the NSW Hunter Valley may be linked to the countries it exports toMining company Glencore could be forced to only sell coal from a new mine in New South Wales to signatories of the Paris climate agreement, under a proposal floated by the state’s independent...
2019-08-06, 11:00

Paris child at risk of lead poisoning after Notre Dame fire Health officials in Paris said Wednesday that a young boy needs medical monitoring because tests conducted after the Notre Dame Cathedral fire showed that he was at risk of lead poisoning....
2019-08-08, 09:26

At Site of Her Death, Paris Wants to Rename Plaza ‘Princess Diana Square’ (PARIS) — Paris City Hall wants to name a small plaza after Princess Diana, at the site of the 1997 car crash that killed the cherished British royal. The site already holds a golden flame-shaped monument in her honor, adjacent to the Alma Tunnel where the accident occurred. The plaza is curre...
2019-05-30, 21:52

Paris wine thieves make off with bottles worth €400k-600k Bottles stolen from cellar of Maison Rostang restaurant near Arc de TriumphThieves have broken into the cellar of a luxury restaurant in Paris and made off with at least 150 bottles of prized wine estimated to be worth hundreds of thousands of euros, a police source said.Employees at the Maison Rost...
2019-07-02, 16:52

Italian government might ask for symmetry with Paris in FCA-Renault merger - League lawmaker Italian government will defend national interest in the FCA- Renault merger and might ask for a stake in the new global automaker to match French state holdings, a prominent League ruling party lawmaker said on Monday....
2019-05-27, 08:26

Paris 2015 Attacks Suspect Charged Over Brussels Suicide Bombings Salah Abdeslam, the sole surviving suspect in the November 2015 Paris attacks, has been formally charged in connection with the Brussels suicide bombings months later, federal prosecutors said Monday....
2019-08-12, 18:52

UN chief warns of ‘grave climate emergency,’ says Paris Agreement goals not enough He lauded the Paris climate accord, but says even if its promises are fully met, the world still faces what he describes as a catastrophic three-degree temperature rise by the end of the century....
2019-06-30, 18:39

Les Temps Modernes: Paris mourns passing of the intellectual left’s bible Journal founded by Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre closes after 74 yearsSimone de Beauvoir called its Sunday afternoon editorial meetings “the highest form of friendship”, but after 74 years Les Temps Modernes, the monthly journal she founded with Jean-Paul Sartre, has closed.The death of it...
2019-05-25, 20:13

Eiffel Tower Evacuated and Closed Down After Man Began Scaling the Paris Landmark (PARIS) — The Eiffel Tower was evacuated and closed down Monday after a man scaled nearly to the top of the Paris monument and refused to come down for several hours. Members of a special firefighter climbing unit and police negotiators eventually persuaded the man to surrender, a Paris police...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Paris Air Show: Airbus secures over 100 orders for new planes, Boeing records zero Airbus began the first day of the Paris Air Show unveiling a new commercial jet while announcing it had secured orders for over 100 planes while its main competitor, Boeing, left essentially empty-handed...
2019-06-18, 13:13

Paris court finds Ian Bailey guilty of murdering French TV producer in 1996 A French court has convicted a British former journalist in absentia of murdering French television producer Sophie Toscan du Plantier in southwest Ireland in 1996....
2019-05-31, 23:52

Barty's parents to miss French Open final despite late Paris dash "While millions of their compatriots will stay up late into the night to watch Ash Barty try and win the French Open on Saturday, Ashleigh Barty\u0027s parents will be stranded just a couple of hundred miles away from Roland Garros."...
2019-06-08, 11:26

See Céline Dion's wackiest couture looks from Paris Fashion Week Céline Dion is pushing boundaries and taking Paris Fashion Week by storm in a series of revealing and borderline wacky outfits.        ...
2019-07-03, 17:39

Cutting-edge electric boat undergoes testing on river Seine in Paris An innovative boat that saves energy by rising out of the water on hydrofoil wings underwent testing on the Seine river in Paris on Monday as its backers seek to obtain a license to operate a taxi service on the river....
2019-09-16, 21:39

Defying Macron, maths genius splits French leader's camp in Paris Emmanuel Macron's bid to control Paris City Hall plunged into uncertainty on Wednesday after ruling party lawmaker Cedric Villani said he would challenge the president's own candidate - a rebellious act akin to his own rise to power in 2017....
2019-09-04, 21:26

Tall tales: Paris Match explains Sarkozy's growth spurt in photo After much derision, magazine says 165cm ex-president was on step above wife, Carla BruniAs soon as this week’s cover of Paris Match magazine featuring Nicolas Sarkozy and Carla Bruni was released, the questions began: how was the diminutive former French president seemingly taller than his towering...
2019-07-05, 03:13

Saudi princess found guilty of ordering bodyguard to detain Paris plumber A French court has found the sister of Saudi Arabia's crown prince Mohammed bin Salman guilty of complicity in violence for ordering her bodyguard to detain and strike a plumber for taking photos at the Saudi royal family's apartment in Paris....
2019-09-13, 08:52

Paris’ electric scooter experiment demonstrates dangers of failing to regulate tech If you want to see an example of how failing to properly regulate a new technology can be bad for companies,  users, and communities, look no further than Paris. Last year, the city allowed dockless electric scooters to beging operating in the city using a light-touch approach to regulation. The res...
2019-07-03, 23:26

Saudi princess convicted of ordering bodyguard to beat, detain Paris plumber A Saudi princess was convicted in absentia Thursday of ordering her bodyguard to beat and detain a plumber for taking photos in her Paris apartment. ...
2019-09-13, 13:39

Neymar to Barcelona transfer: What we know so far about Paris Saint-Germain forward's future Just two years after leaving for Paris Saint-Germain in a sensational €222 million (£200m) transfer, Neymar could make a remarkable return to Barcelona....
2019-07-10, 09:13

Paris' Louvre museum reopens one day after workers walk out to protest overcrowding The museum, which houses the Mona Lisa and the Venus de Milo, was shut down Tuesday after employees walked out to protest overcrowding.        ...
2019-05-29, 17:39

Paris prosecutor opens child rape inquiry linked to Epstein case Investigation to focus on potential crimes against citizens in France and abroadThe chief Paris prosecutor has announced that he is opening an investigation into the rape of minors and a series of other charges linked to the Jeffrey Epstein case.A statement issued on Friday by the office of Rémy Hei...
2019-08-23, 22:52

Brazil Football Star Neymar Accused Of Raping Woman In Paris: Reports The unidentified woman, who lives in Brazil, allegedly met Neymar through Instagram, and after exchanging messages, the footballer invited her to visit him in Paris in mid-May....
2019-06-02, 14:39

20 life-changing trips that are worth the cost, from Paris to Patagonia, Giza to Galapagos From the snow-covered Alps to the exotic landscapes of East Africa, adventure awaits – if you can afford it. Here are 20 trips worth the price tag.       ...
2019-08-25, 20:52

Electro Star Philippe Zdar "Accidentally" Falls Off Paris Building, Dies Electro star Philippe Zdar, one half of the cult French house duo Cassius, has died after falling from a window in Paris -- two days before his latest album is released, his agent said....
2019-06-21, 06:52

If you are flying from the US to Paris with Air France, you can now enjoy meals cooked by a Michelin-starred chef Nicolas Economou/Getty Images Air France has asked Daniel Rose, a Michelin-starred chef, to create special dishes for their business class passengers who fly between the US and Paris. The partnership is a part of Air France's decade-long program that features Michelin-starred chefs who the airline ...
2019-07-18, 00:00

Paris Hilton remembers Michael Jackson with throwback photo of the star, her family Michael Jackson, who died in 2009, would have turned 61 Thursday, a date which Paris Hilton commemorated with a throwback photo on Instagram.        ...
2019-08-31, 04:26

Brazilian football star Neymar accused of raping woman in Paris hotel The Paris Saint-Germain star denies claims in a police document that he assaulted a woman last monthThe Brazilian footballer Neymar has been accused of raping a woman in a hotel in Paris last month, according to a police document in Brazil.The player’s father called the accusation by the unidentifie...
2019-06-02, 06:00

Notre-Dame toxic fallout lawsuit turns heat on Paris authorities An environmental protection group has filed a suit alleging lives were deliberately endangered after the fire that ravaged Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris, saying authorities failed to protect people from lead that spewed into the area....
2019-07-31, 18:39

Plaza Athénée Hotel Paris review: Old school decadence in the city of love Famously opulent, unabashedly ostentatious, more glamorous than glamorous and boasting a theatrical dining experience to please even the fussiest VIP, Plaza Athénée is a crash course in OTT luxury....
2019-07-15, 21:26

In Paris, Héctor Bellerín Swaps The Football Pitch For The Louis Vuitton Catwalk "Playing a game is the best thing ever and you cannot compare the two things but [walking in the show] was something that I really, really enjoyed and I was very happy to be able to do it," the Arsenal defender told Vogue post-show...
2019-06-20, 18:26

Paris fashion week: Bruno Sialelli channels the seaside in Lanvin debut The 31-year-old designer’s first collection looked to the travels of house founder Jeanne Lanvin for inspirationBruno Sialelli may be hard at work as the new boy at Lanvin but he has holidays on the mind. For his first menswear show since his appointment as creative director of the house in January,...
2019-06-24, 00:39

British PM should have left letter if he wanted results in Berlin, Paris: German lawmaker British Prime Minister Boris Johnson should not have sent his letter urging the European Union to reopen the Brexit divorce deal if he wanted to achieve results in meetings with European leaders, a senior German conservative said on Wednesday....
2019-08-21, 14:13

Paris official reassures public about Notre Dame health risks after lead scare Paris' deputy mayor has spoken out about rising concerns of lead poisoning surrounding Notre Dame after a massive blaze melted significant parts of the cathedral. "The city is not going to take any risks," he said....
2019-08-06, 21:52

Ship captain who faces prison for migrant rescues refuses Paris bravery medal In a Facebook post Tuesday, Klemp accused Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo of hypocrisy for commending her work rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean, citing poor conditions faced by migrants in the French capital....
2019-08-22, 16:52

Charles Melton, Maluma & More Celebs Wear Electrifying Outfits at Paris Fashion Week Men's It's called fashun, sweetie. More than ever, men are pushing the boundaries and going all out with their fashion. And at this year's Paris Fashion Week Men's this couldn't......
2019-06-20, 04:39

Celine Dion wears blue diamond necklace from 'Titanic' at Paris Fashion Week Celine Dion is continuing her winning streak at Paris Fashion Week. In an appearance in the French capital on Wednesday, Dion was spotted wearing the iconic blue diamond necklace from "Titanic," a movie which spawned her biggest hit, "My Heart Will Go On," according to Us Weekly....
2019-07-04, 03:39

Paris shuts down streets around Notre Dame to remove lead contamination left by fire Paris is closing streets around the Notre Dame cathedral for the rest of August in order to remove lead contamination caused by the April 15 fire.       ...
2019-08-14, 19:39

Model facing prison after photos branded ‘indecent’ sleeps rough after fleeing to Paris AN IRANIAN model facing prison after her fashion snaps were branded "indecent" fled to Paris where she cannot work because her asylum bid has not yet been approved....
2019-06-05, 15:52

Saudi princess complicit in beating up worker in luxury Paris flat: French court The daughter of the King of Saudi Arabia was complicit in beating up and briefly kidnapping a workman in her luxury flat Paris, a French court ruled on Thursday, sentencing the princess to a 10-month suspended prison sentence....
2019-09-12, 17:00

Toronto Raptors’ Serge Ibaka shows off colourful style at Paris Fashion Week Ibaka, who is coming off an NBA championship win with the Raptors, is a fashion buff who regularly shows off his outfits to his one million followers on Instagram and 881,000 on Twitter....
2019-06-23, 03:26

Princess Diana Plaza? Paris wants to name site of royal's fatal 1997 crash after her Paris City Hall wants to name a small plaza after Princess Diana, at the site of the 1997 car crash that killed the cherished British royal.        ...
2019-05-30, 15:26

Half sister of Saudi crown prince is on trial in Paris after theft and kidnapping charges The princess returned to Saudi Arabia within days of the incident and is being tried in absentia, despite an international arrest warrant that was issued more than a year after her departure....
2019-07-10, 19:00

Three alleged victims come forward in rape investigation into Jeffrey Epstein in Paris, prosecutor's office says Three alleged victims came forward to French authorities in relation to the Jeffrey Epstein rape investigation opened by the Paris prosecutor's office last month, a spokesman told CNN on Wednesday....
2019-09-12, 07:39

Paris could break all-time heat record this week as scorching temps bake Europe Another record-smashing heat wave has overspread much of Europe, threatening all-time high temperatures in Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam.        ...
2019-07-23, 20:00

Judicial official says Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi under investigation for suspected corruption PARIS (AP) — Judicial official says Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi under investigation for suspected corruption. The post Judicial official says Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi under investigation for suspected corruption appeared first on LEX18.com....
2019-05-23, 12:39

Brazilian soccer star Neymar fires back at accusations he raped woman at Paris hotel Brazilian soccer star Neymar fired back Saturday against a woman’s allegation he raped her in Paris by releasing social media posts and text messages following the alleged attack....
2019-06-03, 22:00

Isaiah Rivera wins slam dunk contest in Paris using Blake Griffin as prop – video NBA stars Russell Westbrook, Blake Griffin, Carmelo Anthony, Kemba Walker and WNBA star Maya Moore along with filmmaker Spike Lee helped judge the 15th edition of Quai54 slam dunk contest in Paris.The competition, which was part of the world streetball championship, saw Puerto Rican Isaiah Rivera cl...
2019-06-27, 21:13

Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie and More Celebs Steal the Show at Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week Lights, camera... fashion! After the fabulous celebrity weddings (and bridal fashion) that took place last weekend, our attention is now on Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week. From Priyanka......
2019-07-03, 01:13

Captain facing jail time for saving migrants calls Paris bravery medal hypocritical, refuses award Pia Klemp was awarded one of France's highest honors, the Grand Vermeil Medal, for her continued rescue efforts of migrants and asylum seekers.        ...
2019-08-22, 18:00

Constant Crying, a Coffee Addiction and a Paris Hilton Love Triangle: 33 Surprising Facts About Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen It's June 13 and most millennial women know what that means: It's the Olsen twins' birthday. Any true fan of the super-famous and super-private sisters doesn't need the......
2019-06-13, 14:00

Unruly passenger hits flight attendant, then pukes during Delta flight to Paris A federal complaint says a man struck a flight attendant in the throat and then threw up during a Delta flight to Paris.        ...
2019-06-15, 17:00

Indiana man arrested for hitting Delta flight attendant on Paris flight, causing diversion A federal complaint says a man struck a flight attendant in the throat during a flight from Indianapolis International Airport to Paris.       ...
2019-06-15, 03:39

Paris Jackson Slams 50 Cent for Dissing Michael Jackson Paris Jackson has a few words for 50 Cent. The 21-year-old star clapped back at the 44-year-old rapper after he took a dig at her late father Michael Jackson. It all started......
2019-09-06, 22:26

3 Dead, 1 Injured In Central Paris Fire, Fire Services Say Three people died and another was seriously injured in a fire that broke out in a building in central Paris in the early hours of Saturday, fire services said....
2019-06-22, 17:13

Alarming level of plastic in children's bodies, German study shows A study by the German Environment Ministry has found almost all children tested have traces of plastic byproducts in their bodies. Some of the chemicals found could affect health and development....
2019-09-14, 22:26

Berlin Zoo: First German-born pandas 'thriving' The panda twins born two weeks ago are showing first signs of how they'll look once they mature. Berlin Zoo has played down a newspaper poll suggesting they be named "Hong" and "Kong" in solidarity with protests there....
2019-09-14, 22:26

Like and Subscribe: Get to Know Your Social Star PCAs Nominees Including Tana Mongeau, Liza Koshy & More Calling all lovers of YouTube, Vine, Instagram and Internet culture at large! The 2019 E! People's Choice Awards are here and that means your nominees for The Social Star of 2019 have been......
2019-09-14, 22:26

Bundesliga: Julian Nagelsmann makes his mark as RB Leipzig ride their luck Outplayed for long periods, RB Leipzig could have fallen on their sword against Bayern. But a key tactical change and some good fortune saw Leipzig earn an important point, writes Michael Da Silva in Leipzig....
2019-09-14, 23:26

Mom found guilty of murdering boyfriend seeks lighter sentence under new law In a matter of weeks, Poughkeepsie mom Nikki Addimando could become the first person in New York state to receive a lighter murder sentence under a new law that shields survivors of domestic abuse. In April, a jury found Addimando guilty of second-degree murder of 29-year-old Christopher Grover — he...
2019-09-15, 00:13

Thiem loses but Novak propels Austria to Davis Cup win Dominic Thiem had his nine-match singles winning streak in Davis Cup play snapped but Austria won the final match to pull out a 3-2 win over Finland on Saturday in a Group 1 tie at Espoo, Finland....
2019-09-15, 00:39

Treasured Notre-Dame tapestry restored after blaze An ornate tapestry woven in the early 1800s and rescued from Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral after a massive fire in April is going on public display for only the third time in recent decades....
2019-09-15, 01:00

United States blames Iran for Saudi attacks, 'pretend' diplomacy U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday accused Iran of leading attacks on Saudi oil plants that have cut the kingdom's output roughly in half, as he ruled out Yemeni involvement and denounced Tehran for engaging in false diplomacy....
2019-09-15, 01:00

Barcelona vs Valencia LIVE: LaLiga 2019-20 football as it happened at the Camp Nou Barcelona's 16-year-old forward Ansu Fati continued his explosive start to life in the first team by scoring and providing an assist as the LaLiga champions thrashed Valencia 5-2 on Saturday....
2019-09-15, 01:26

NDP’s Singh vows auto industry revival with focus on spending in Canada Singh promised to resurrect a $300-million automotive innovation strategy to encourage the development of zero-emission vehicles, but with a catch: manufacturers and auto-parts suppliers would be required to invest in keeping jobs on Canadian soil....
2019-09-15, 02:13

Trump Condemns Drone Attacks On Saudi Arabia's Aramco Oil Plants US President Donald Trump on Saturday condemned drone attacks at two Saudi Aramco oil facilities that reportedly disrupted production and marked a new escalation in regional tensions with Iran....
2019-09-15, 02:13

'Army Green' Is The 2020 Toyota 4Runner's Best New Feature The 2020 Toyota 4Runner is getting Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Amazon Alexa compatibility, some driver-assistance alerts as standard equipment, and a revised instrument panel. But the SUV’s best new feature is the Army Green color you can now spec on the TRD Pro....
2019-09-15, 02:52

That Time Oprah Gave 276 People Free Cars That Actually Cost Them $6,000 In Taxes It’s the 15th anniversary of one of the greatest publicity stunts in all of television—the day Oprah Winfrey surprised an audience of hundreds of people in need of reliable transportation with brand-new Pontiac G6 sedans, but then left them on the hook for the thousands in taxes that came with them....
2019-09-15, 02:52

UAW will not extend GM contract, but no decision on strike The United Auto Workers said late on Saturday that it will not extend its contract with General Motors Co that was set to expire in hours, but would continue to work pending a meeting of senior union officials....
2019-09-15, 03:39

BMW engine development expert Duesmann set to become Audi chief in April: report BMW's engine development and purchasing expert, Markus Duesmann, is set to become the CEO of Volkswagen's Audi premium brand, after BMW dropped its opposition to his early departure, a German newspaper reported on Saturday....
2019-09-15, 03:39

MoviePass Subscription Service Shuts Down (NEW YORK) — MoviePass, the movie ticket subscription service that allowed subscribers to buy up to three movie tickets per month for a small fee, shut down Saturday. Its future is unclear. Helios and Matheson Analytics, the parent company of MoviePass, said Friday in a release that it was int...
2019-09-15, 04:00

New York City public schools ‘toothless’ on vaping despite national health crisis While others are going as far as removing bathroom doors and expelling students caught just once with e-cigarettes, the nation’s largest district is taking a comparatively lax approach....
2019-09-15, 05:13

'Arrogance': Mattis co-author Bing West says US efforts to transform Iraq and Afghanistan were doomed When Henry Kissinger told James Mattis he should write a book about his more than four decades in the Marine Corps, it was no surprise he chose fellow Marine Bing West to help him....
2019-09-15, 08:13

What’s on TV Sunday: Chelsea Handler and Roasting Alec Baldwin Handler sets out to have tough conversations in “Hello, Privilege. It’s Me, Chelsea,” and Baldwin subjects himself to ridicule from Robert De Niro and Caitlyn Jenner....
2019-09-15, 08:52

Dozens of anti-ICE protesters arrested at NYC Microsoft store New York City police said Saturday that 76 immigration policy protesters had been arrested at a demonstration outside Microsoft's flagship store in midtown Manhattan....
2019-09-15, 10:00

Thousands of fetal remains found on Illinois property of deceased doctor More than 2,200 preserved fetal remains have been found on the Illinois property of a recently deceased doctor who performed abortions, the Will County sheriff's office said in a statement....
2019-09-15, 10:26

Jordan Montgomery to make 1st start for Yankees in 17 months TORONTO — Jordan Montgomery will start Sunday for the first time since May 1, 2018, when he left a game in Houston after one inning with a left elbow problem that required Tommy John surgery six weeks later. “It feels like I was 5 years old when it happened,’’ Montgomery said of the road back.......
2019-09-15, 10:52

Jets’ Marcus Maye wants to be elite safety like Jamal Adams While Jamal Adams soared, Marcus Maye barely got off the ground. The Jets had high hopes for their two young safeties at this time last year, seeing them as the linchpin of their defense. Adams reached those expectations. He was selected to the Pro Bowl and was named the team’s MVP in his second sea...
2019-09-15, 10:52

Global regulators to question Facebook's Libra amid EU concerns: paper Global regulators will question Facebook on Monday about its Libra cryptocurrency, amid concerns from European Union governments over the threat the digital currency poses to financial stability, the Financial Times reported on Sunday....
2019-09-15, 11:39

Hong Kong police fire tear gas to break up protesters Hong Kong police fired tear gas to break up protesters at Admiralty on Sunday, near the headquarters of the People's Liberation Army in the Chinese-ruled city....
2019-09-15, 11:39

Saudi Oil Attack Is Unlikely to Dent U.S. Economy The strikes on Saudi oil facilities likely would have a limited direct effect on the U.S. economy, but could result in higher gas prices, potentially exerting an additional drag on slowing global growth, economists say....
2019-09-15, 12:39

How California lawmakers are trying to allow college athletes to get paid The ‘Fair Pay to Play Act’ would let student athletes in the state generate income before graduation through endorsements and sponsorships. If signed into law, California will be the first state to do so....
2019-09-15, 14:00

Evgeny Kuznetsov, suspended after positive cocaine test, says, ‘I’m going to learn from this’ The suspension is for "inappropriate conduct," and Kuznetsov won't appeal it. "Growing as a person, I want to get better,” he told reporters in his first public comments about the incident....
2019-09-15, 14:00

Tiger Woods back in Orlando to root for Stanford against No. 16 Central Florida in college football Woods was seen smiling on the sidelines about two hours prior to kickoff at Spectrum Stadium on the UCF campus.        ...
2019-09-15, 14:00

Shivraj Chouhan To Donate A Month's Salary For Mandsaur Flood Victims Following floods in Mandsaur, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has decided to donate one month's salary to the flood-hit victims....
2019-09-15, 14:00

Trump May Share Stage With PM At "Howdy Modi" Event In Texas: Sources US President Donald Trump is "likely" to share a stage with Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his mega event supported by Indian Americans in Houston, Texas, on September 22. Sources said a final......
2019-09-15, 14:00

|WATCH:UK'sworst-caseno-dealBrexitplanwarnsoffoodshortages,publicdisorder The British government's plans for a no-deal Brexit warn of severe disruption to cross-Channel routes, affecting the supply of medicines and certain types of fresh foods, and say that protests and counter-protests will take place across the country....
2019-09-15, 15:13

Syria's Idlib to take center stage in Turkey, Russia, Iran talks The leaders of Turkey, Russia and Iran are to meet again to strike a deal over the last rebel-held enclave in Syria. DW provides an overview of the catastrophic situation in Idlib....
2019-09-15, 17:13

Tottenham 1-0 Liverpool: Women's Super League – as it happened A Rachel Furness penalty was the difference as Tottenham secured their first ever WSL win against Liverpool at the Hive 4.14pm BST Rachel Furness’s coolly taken penalty was enough to clinch a narrow win for Tottenham against Liverpool in the first ever meeting between the two sides. The visitors had...
2019-09-15, 18:00

Trump said Brett Kavanaugh 'should start suing people' over new sexual harassment allegation Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Donald Trump tweeted in support for Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh after a new allegation of sexual harassment surfaced against him. Trump railed against Democrats and the media hours after The New York Times reported Saturday that a former college cl...
2019-09-15, 19:00

Bonobos founder and Walmart exec Andy Dunn shares the story of how he bewildered a Bank of America teller during the 2008 financial collapse (WMT) Kathy Willens / AP Images Andy Dunn, Walmart's senior vice president of digital consumer brands, recently shared a memory about his early days with Bonobos. In 2017, Dunn sold his online menswear brand Bonobos to Walmart for $310 million. He spoke to the audience at the Business of Home's first Fut...
2019-09-15, 19:00

Meghan Markle called Prince Harry the 'most amazing dad' in an adorable Instagram post for his birthday Getty / Pool Prince Harry turned 35 on Sunday. Meghan Markle wrote a sweet Instagram post accompanying a photo collage wishing him a happy birthday and calling him the "most amazing dad to our son." The photo collage included photos of Harry with Princess Diana, shaking hands with children, and in ...
2019-09-15, 19:00

These are the spookiest Airbnbs you can stay in for Halloween Airbnb Airbnb is offering travelers a chance to stay in some remarkably creepy homes just in time for the spookiest holiday of the year. From homes suspected of playing host to ghosts, to creepy 18th-century mansions, there are some seriously scary spots to rent this Halloween. A 164-year-old New O...
2019-09-15, 19:00

Don't Come To Delhi, DK Shivakumar's Appeal To His Supporters Arrested Congress leader DK Shivakumar has appealed to his supporters not to come to New Delhi to express solidarity with him, in the backdrop of a large number of them barging into a court there on......
2019-09-15, 23:13

Haryana Journalist Charged For Report On Irregularities At Grain Storage A journalist from Haryana's Hisar district has been charged with defamation and illegal trespassing by the police for reporting on mishandling of grains at a government storage facility, in the latest......
2019-09-15, 23:13

Netanyahu holds cabinet meeting in occupied West Bank ahead of election Government meeting is the first in Palestinian territories for almost two decadesBenjamin Netanyahu has held his final pre-election cabinet meeting in the Palestinian territories, in a clear appeal to hardline nationalists two days before a vote in which he is fighting for his political life and pos...
2019-09-16, 01:13

Why do we cling to the myth of the evil genius? Because the alternative is worse | Nesrine Malik From Steve Bannon to Dominic Cummings, we like the idea that someone’s pulling the strings, even if they’re awfulAt the peak of the media’s fascination with Steve Bannon, and before it became clear that his route to the White House was less the application of evil genius and more a question of a per...
2019-09-16, 01:13

Economy Week Ahead: Fed Policy Statement, Home Sales, Industrial Production Data In the week ahead, the U.S. will see fresh figures on industrial production, housing starts and existing home sales. The Federal Reserve will release its policy statement....
2019-09-16, 01:39

Opinion: EU must react to pressure from Turkey Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is using Syrian refugees as a bargaining chip to blackmail the EU. Europe must step up and decide how to react — before it is too late, says DW's Barbara Wesel....
2019-09-16, 01:39

Pearl Harbor sailors laid to rest on same day in NJ, Kansas 78 years after 1941 attack The remains of two U.S. military veterans who were killed in Pearl Harbor on the same day in 1941 have finally been laid to rest — also on the same day, nearly 78 years later....
2019-09-16, 02:00

Many routes to recovery from multiple addictions These people were all addicted to more than just opioids. They show recovery's many paths and how it's possible from a multitude of addictions.        ...
2019-09-16, 02:26

Guterres calls for ‘maximum restraint’ following drone assault on key Saudi oil facility The UN Secretary-General appealed on Sunday for “maximum restraint" following a wave of drone attacks claimed by Houthi rebels in Yemen, against a huge Saudi Arabian State-owned Armco petroleum processing facility, which threatens to disrupt global oil supplies. ...
2019-09-16, 02:52

Hong Kong police deploy water cannons amid clashes with protesters in 15th consecutive weekend of unrest The streets of downtown Hong Kong turned into the site of clashes between protesters and police on Sunday as the political turmoil continues in the global financial center for a 15th straight weekend....
2019-09-16, 05:00

Inside the deadly vaping crisis that’s gripping the nation St. John’s University student Taylor Healey was puffing on an e-cigarette one night in February when she suddenly became violently ill. Healey, 21, said she’d taken between 25 and 35 puffs of a mint-flavored Juul pod while hanging out with friends near the school’s Jamaica, Queens, campus when...
2019-09-16, 06:39

Sen. Ben Sasse warns of cyber war with China GOP Sen. Ben Sasse warned of a doomsday scenario in which China wipes out US satellites to cripple the military’s GPS and communications systems in a cyber war that takes place in outer space. “​​China has envisioned a lot of game theory that has them sort of blowing up everything in the...
2019-09-16, 06:39

Boris Johnson says he’ll go ‘Hulk’ on Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to go all Hulk on Brexit. “The madder Hulk gets, the stronger Hulk gets,” ​Johnson told the Sunday Mail. The prime minister, who faces an Oct. 31 deadline to withdraw from the European Union or seek a delay if he can’t reach a deal, said the Un...
2019-09-16, 06:39

The Mountain West had a moment in the sun. Then reality set in. On Saturday afternoon, the Mountain West stood 7-5 against Power Five teams this season, with four such games either underway or about to get underway....
2019-09-16, 07:52

Government's 70,000-Crore Stimulus No "Game Changer", Say Some Economists On Saturday, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the tax refund program for exporters from January 1 will cost the government Rs 50,000 crore ($7 billion) in revenue annually....
2019-09-16, 07:52

South Korea: North Korea-United States to resume talks soon South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday that North Korea and the United States will soon restart working-level talks and that his government will fully continue to support the peace process....
2019-09-16, 09:26

Pete Alonso isn’t letting Mets slump get to him Pete Alonso has put the Mets on his back so often in his rookie season. But with the Mets’ playoff chances running out of time, the first baseman has entered a mini-funk at an inopportune stretch. Alonso went 0-for-4 in Sunday’s 3-2 loss to the Dodgers, dropping to 0-for-his-last-20 since clubbing a...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Joe Torre: The MLB’s reasoning for rejecting Mets 9/11 hats Pete Alonso may keep fighting the good fight, but MLB does not sound inclined to change its stance. Joe Torre, its chief baseball officer, said he doesn’t foresee MLB changing its rule on teams wearing commemorative hats during games — like the first-responder caps Alonso wanted the Mets to wear on ...
2019-09-16, 11:00

UPDATE 1-Oil attacks send Saudi Arabia, Aramco bonds to multi-week lows Dollar-denominated bonds issued by Saudi Arabia's government and state-oil firm Saudi Aramco tumbled to multi-week lows on Monday following a weekend attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities that shut about 5% of global supply....
2019-09-16, 11:00

GLOBAL MARKETS-Oil soars after attacks on Saudi, weak China data hits shares Oil surged to four-month highs on Monday after weekend attacks on crude facilities in Saudi Arabia sparked supply fears, while shares in Asia extended losses as bleak economic data from China sapped investors' appetite for riskier assets....
2019-09-16, 11:00

Saudi Assures Oil Supply, India's Strategic Reserve Levels At 55%: Report India's strategic petroleum reserves stand at 55 per cent of available underground storage capacity of 5.33 million tonnes, a top government official told Reuters on Monday....
2019-09-16, 11:52

Man killed in Crown Heights hit-and-run: cops A man was killed in Brooklyn Sunday morning in a hit-and-run, cops said. The 30-year-old man was struck at Albany Avenue and Park Place around 5:30 a.m. and was rushed to Interfaith Medical Center, where he died, according to police. Police sources identified the man as Kassim Matthews. The car, a s...
2019-09-16, 11:52

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy The company that made billions selling OxyContin has filed for bankruptcy protection. This comes after it reached a tentative settlement with many of the more than 2,000 governments that are suing it over its role in the opioid crisis. (Sept. 16)        ...
2019-09-16, 12:13

Blingy vaporizers and gold rolling papers: luxury cannabis brands court the affluent As marijuana becomes more acceptable and its consumer base grows, companies are aiming for prestigeDespite being expensive and sometimes rare, cannabis isn’t typically considered a luxury good. It’s too closely associated with slovenly, underperforming young men to convey wealth or style. But as can...
2019-09-16, 13:52

Cameron may have fought Brexit. But it was his policies that made it happen | John Harris Though he now styles himself as the failed pioneer of a softer politics, he can’t escape responsibility for austerityHere he comes, wielding the delayed memoirs that will finally go on sale on Thursday, about to star in the two-part BBC documentary that premieres the same day, and committed to the b...
2019-09-16, 13:52

Italian composer Ezio Bosso tells fans he will no longer play piano Bosso asks fans to stop begging him to play as two of his fingers ‘no longer respond well’ due to neurodegenerative illnessThe Italian composer and conductor Ezio Bosso has asked fans to stop begging him to play the piano as two of his fingers “no longer respond well”because of a neurodegenerative i...
2019-09-16, 13:52

How we met: ‘Two girls had broken in. I threw on a towel and ran out to meet them’ Dianne and Dreux Bourque met in 1987. Dianne, 50, is a nurse and Dreux, 51, works in healthcare administration. They have two sons and live in Dallas, TexasThe Christian Brothers – “kind of like monks,” says Dreux – would not have been happy to know that two teenage girls had broken into the dormito...
2019-09-16, 13:52

Pelosi, Schumer to Trump: Gun control must include background checks Congressional Democratic leaders warned President Trump on Sunday that any proposal on gun control must include a House-passed bill to expand background checks for gun purchases -- or else risk no legislation at all....
2019-09-16, 15:00

Johnson, Juncker hold Brexit talks; no visible breakthrough British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have held their first face-to-face talks, without any visible signs of a breakthrough on an elusive Brexit deal...
2019-09-16, 15:52

Cal, Arizona St move in to give Pac-12 6 ranked California and Arizona State moved into the AP Top 25 college football poll to give the Pac-12 six ranked teams, the most for the conference in almost four years....
2019-09-16, 16:13

Law and Order: SVU's Mariska Hargitay and Christopher Meloni Reunite Ahead of History-Making Season Benson and Stabler, back together? At least on Instagram. Law & Order: SVU's Mariska Hargitay and her former on-screen partner Christopher Meloni reunited ahead of the long-running......
2019-09-16, 16:13

Trump to give Mariano Rivera the Presidential Medal of Freedom ​President Trump will award Yankees Hall of Fame pitcher Mariano Rivera the Presidential Medal of Freedom — the nation’s highest civilian honor — in a ceremony at the White House on Monday afternoon. Rivera, who retired from the Bronx Bombers in 2013 ​after a 19-year career ​and be...
2019-09-16, 17:13

Nearly 50,000 General Motors workers go on strike DETROIT — More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike. Workers shut down 33 manufacturing plants in nine states across the US, as well as 22 parts distri...
2019-09-16, 17:13

5G phones: these are the first next-gen handsets It could be said that 5G is no longer a 'new' thing, as some countries have had 5G networks for months now, but most of the world still hasn't been graced by its presence, and as the networks slowly roll out, so do the 5G phones you'll need to make use of the fast speeds.It won&a...
2019-09-16, 17:39

Software development tops list of most in-demand tech skills In the past year, an astounding 588,504 technology job descriptions included "knowledge of software development principles" according to RS Components....
2019-09-16, 18:00

What Apple Risks By Doing Momentous Events Without Momentous News Over the past couple of years, Apple has made one thing abundantly clear: It’s trying to transform from a hardware company into a services company, with subscription offerings like Apple Music and Apple News+ intended to make up ground amid industry-wide slowing smartphone sales. So far, it...
2019-09-16, 18:00

Daughter's tribute to dad's life of 'cheap mischief' goes viral A daughter's offbeat obituary about her father's life of "obnoxious pranks" and "cheap mischief" has gone viral, as readers were left both moved and amused by the unconventional tribute....
2019-09-16, 18:00

Five Killed In Mexico Bar Hours Before Independence Day Event Five people were shot dead in a bar in the home state of Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador a few hours before he was due to lead his first independence day celebrations on Sunday night....
2019-09-16, 18:26

Stunning images from Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships Gymnasts from all over the world compete in the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships, held in Azerbaijan. Check out the best twirls and tricks.       ...
2019-09-16, 18:52

Michigan Cop Found With KKK Application in His Home Fired Nearly a month after a framed KKK application was found in his home, the Muskegon Police Department has fired veteran police officer Charles Anderson. The cop had been placed on administrative leave after a black homebuyer came across the KKK memorabilia and other racist insignia in Anderson’s home,...
2019-09-16, 19:13

Cheapest 4G phones in India for September 2019 There was a time when the availability of 4G support in a phone was worth mentioning, however, these days, almost every smartphone that is launched in the country comes with not only 4G support, but also 4G VoLTE, thanks to Reliance Jio. While 4G support has become one of the basic features in ...
2019-09-16, 19:39

Will election-weary Israelis end Benjamin Netanyahu's rule? It is unprecedented even in Israeli politics: Voters are going to the polls for the second time in six months. And Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is fighting for his political survival....
2019-09-16, 20:00

Opinion: Fate of two-state solution depends on Israel vote There is more at stake than whether Benjamin Netanyahu will secure himself another term. It could also decide whether a two-state solution for Israelis and Palestinians is still a viable option, Rainer Sollich writes....
2019-09-16, 20:00

Virginia coach Tony Bennett on why he rejected raise in favor of building program Virginia wanted to give basketball coach Tony Bennett a raise after winning the national title. He instead wanted to give money to his assistants.       ...
2019-09-16, 20:26

On This Day: Sugar Ray Leonard defeated Thomas Hearns in epic welterweight war Sugar Ray Leonard and the story of one of the greatest fights of all-time The post On This Day: Sugar Ray Leonard defeated Thomas Hearns in epic welterweight war appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-09-16, 20:26

Sequel to 'The Handmaid's Tale,' Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments,' well worth the wait Gilead finally meets its downfall in "The Testaments," Margaret Atwood's much-anticipated sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale."        ...
2019-09-16, 20:52

A federal appeals court threw out 5-cent 'Forever Stamp' price hike. Will prices now drop? A federal appeals court threw out a 5-cent hike to the price of a first class stamp that went into effect in January.       ...
2019-09-16, 21:39

Exclusive: Cities to step up at U.N. to push climate fight, sustainable development As some world leaders question whether the world is facing a climate emergency, more than a dozen cities are stepping up to tackle global warming and sustainable development and will next week pledge to report their progress to the United Nations....
2019-09-16, 21:39

Spider silk, wood combination replicates material advantages of plastic By combining the silk protein from spider web threads with wood cellulose fibers, scientists have created a material featuring strength and extensibility comparable to plastic....
2019-09-16, 22:00

Chili’s employee finds cremated human remains outside restaurant A Chili’s employee in upstate New York is spearheading the search for the family of a man whose cremated remains were found outside the restaurant last Sunday. Elizabeth Confer, who works at the Chili’s location in Niagara Falls, was heading into work when she spotted a box containing human ashes, a...
2019-09-16, 22:26

Bahamas hit with mental health concerns in aftermath of Dorian HIGH ROCK, Bahamas — One woman and her husband huddled on top of a bedroom dresser for two days, surrounded by floodwaters. Another man sat in his wheelchair for nearly 48 hours in water up to his chest, alone in his home. A third rescued a friend who sat in shock when part of a......
2019-09-16, 22:26

10 car accessories to help you survive your next road trip The good ol’ fashioned American road trip is not dead. It’s just a little more high-tech than it used to be. We’ve swapped our paper maps for GPS apps and our road games for phone screens. There’s no shame in it; it’s the way the world works in 2019. So, as you’re planning your next......
2019-09-16, 22:26

Mattel's Hot Wheels: New and old The iconic best-selling toy brand now has videogame tie-in with physical toy & digital track. Apple Stores to tout Hot Wheels id with in-store display       ...
2019-09-16, 22:52

Saudi Officials Consider Delaying Aramco IPO After Attacks Saudi Arabian officials are discussing delaying Aramco’s initial public offering, after attacks on the company’s largest oil facilities sidelined more than half of the kingdom’s output, people familiar with the matter said....
2019-09-16, 22:52

Netflix Scores Streaming Rights to Seinfeld (Bloomberg) — Netflix Inc. has scored a key victory in the battle for classic sitcoms. The streaming service announced Monday that it won the rights to all 180 episodes of “Seinfeld,” which will come to Netflix globally in 2021. Sony Corp.’s Sony Pictures Television, the dist...
2019-09-16, 22:52