Rain and low temperatures this summer have put a damper on French libidos in the northern half of the country, a recent survey reveals.
The corpse of a newborn baby was found in the toilets of an Air France flight from the Ivory Coast on Sunday.
Two Algerian volleyball players were caught shoplifting in the northern city of Lisieux, where the women were training for the 2012 Olympic Games.
Police in southern France began their search for the roadside fans whose nail-throwing antics during the Tour de France caused mayhem at the end of the hilly 14th stage on Sunday.
France's far-right National Front said Sunday it plans to sue Madonna over a video at the US pop star's concert in France showing party leader Marine Le Pen with a swastika on her forehead.