Bronx jury could side with Strauss-Kahn maid

Bronx jury could side with Strauss-Kahn maid

The Bronx is one of New York's toughest neighborhoods, fueling hope for the maid suing Dominique Strauss-Kahn for sexual assault that a jury there will give the wealthy Frenchman a rough reception.

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French-Vietnamese blogger jailed in Vietnam

A court in Ho Chi Minh City jailed a French-Vietnamese lecturer and blogger for three years Wednesday for attempted subversion, the latest conviction of a peaceful democracy advocate in Vietnam.

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France vows deficit action over AAA threat

President Nicolas Sarkozy promised new measures Wednesday to slash France's public deficit amid fears that France could be the next country after the United States to suffer a top credit-rating downgrade.

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10-year old model closes Facebook page

The mother of a child model, whose provocative pictures in Paris Vogue have caused controversy in the US, has closed down her Facebook page to “protect” her daughter.

Reality show contestant commits suicide

Reality show contestant commits suicide

A flamboyant contestant in France's version of the Big Brother reality show, 'Secret Story', has been killed in a road accident.

Woman finds human tooth in hamburger

Woman finds human tooth in hamburger

When Nathalie Dahyot was invited to lunch with a friend, she didn’t expect it to end up in the national media.

English riots fill French media

English riots fill French media

 

There has been wide coverage of the outbreak of riots in London and other English cities in the French media.