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French fraud body unveils huge Cotes-du-Rhone wine scam

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 23:49:19 GMT2018-03-16T23:49:19Z

PARIS (AP) -- France's anti-fraud body says it has uncovered a huge scam in which a merchant tried to sell more than 48 million liters (some 12.7 million gallons) of wine falsely labeled as Cotes-du-Rhone....

France: Court OKs third life sentence for Carlos the Jackal

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 21:55:09 GMT2018-03-15T21:55:09Z

PARIS (AP) -- The life sentence given to the former political extremist known as Carlos the Jackal for a 1974 hand grenade attack that killed two people in Paris was upheld by a French court Thursday....

French pensioners protest loss in income due to new tax

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 10:45:35 GMT2018-03-15T10:45:35Z

PARIS (AP) -- Thousands of retired workers are taking to the streets across France to protest against a new hike in a tax taken from their pensions....

Pro-Kurds clash with police outside US embassy in Paris

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 08:40:04 GMT2018-03-14T08:40:04Z

PARIS (AP) -- Pro-Kurdish demonstrators protesting against Turkey's military offensive in northern Syria have clashed with police outside the U.S. embassy in Paris....

5 detained in France in counterterrorism probe

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 19:37:26 GMT2018-03-13T19:37:26Z

PARIS (AP) -- French counterterrorism police have detained five people suspected of helping jihadis who left France to join the battlefields of Syria and Iraq....