Ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn initially tried to claim diplomatic immunity when he was arrested over the attempted rape of a hotel maid, police transcripts revealed Thursday.
A man dressed as a security guard helped himself to a Lyon casino's safe on Tuesday.
Agreement has been reached to build a new TGV line between Paris and Bordeaux, cutting the journey time to two hours.
Thousands of French teenagers plunged into exam season on Thursday, as they sat their first Baccalauréat test. As always, the dreaded philosophy exam kicked off the season.
Missing Nantes murder suspect Xavier Dupont de Ligonnès left a voicemail message for his sister, Christine, shortly before his disappearance, it has been revealed.