30-year-old Wissam El-Yamni, who had been in a coma since his arrest on New Year’s Eve in the city of Clermont-Ferrand, has died. An investigation into whether the police used excessive force during his arrest has been opened.
The French economy was flat in the last three months of 2011, the Bank of France said Tuesday, confirming an earlier estimate amid concerns the eurozone debt crisis could spark a recession.
A newly-wed Muslim couple are suing the mayor of Lyon after a local official insisted the bride remove her veil at the town hall wedding ceremony.
A man in his forties who discovered his wife was having an affair with another man launched a campaign exposing her betrayal to take revenge.
A US judge has extended for three years a restraining order against a French fan of Kirsten Dunst, saying he must keep away and not contact the US actress or her mother.
Footballer-turned-actor Eric Cantona, after failing in a quixotic bid to destroy global banking, is lining up a long-odds shot at the French presidency, according to a report Tuesday.