The village of Vezet, north of Besançon, has set up a lottery to help electrician Charles Beau, who was convicted for killing a disabled neighbour.
Five bodies have been found in a suburban house in the central town of Auxerre. Police suspect the father killed his family before committing suicide.
A Canadian university professor has claimed he was kicked out of a McDonald’s restaurant on the Champs-Elysées in Paris because he was wearing a pair of computer-assisted glasses.
France may consider itself the culinary capital of the world but a study released on Tuesday showed the French are increasingly chowing down on that most American of meals -- the hamburger.
Ambitious French club Paris Saint-Germain moved into a new dimension on Wednesday as they presented Swedish superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic to the media as their latest signing.