Aged Holocaust survivors made impassioned pleas to the US Congress on Wednesday to allow them to sue France's state-owned SNCF railway over its role in World War II deportations to Nazi death camps.
Sweet wine growers in the hills near Bordeaux have been left sour-faced after a village convenience
store was fined in court for selling them tonnes of sugar -- allegedly to make jam.
French and Spanish borrowing costs shot up on Thursday as the spread between their bonds and those of Germany hit a record high despite political leaders' promises to end the eurozone debt crisis.
A couple in an eastern French village is seeking €70,000 ($94,000) in damages over what they describe as chronic nocturnal noise disturbance from the nearby church bells.
Foreign students have started to feel the effects of stricter work visa policies in France.
Alexandre de Juniac was officially named chief executive officer of Air France on Wednesday during a board of directors meeting, the company said in a statement.
British food and fashion store Marks & Spencer, which shut its French branches a decade ago, said on Wednesday it will have a shop open on the Champs-Elysees before Christmas and plans four other