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Stories with person: Manuel Valls
  • Nasty Air France labor dispute drags in French government story has photos
    Updated: Oct-06-15 9:23 am

    PARIS - The union activists chanted "Naked, naked" as they singled out two Air France executives and ripped off their suit jackets and shirts, and suddenly the French government found itself drawn into a violent labor dispute unusual even in a country with habitually nasty relations between management and staff.

  • Paris 2024 leaders launch crowdfunding campaign 
    Updated: Sep-25-15 3:28 pm

    PARIS - Leaders of the Paris bid for the 2024 Olympics put on a show of unity at a festive meeting involving French Prime Minister Manuel Valls and more than 150 athletes for the official launch of a crowdfunding campaign on Friday.

  • Value of anti-IS airstrikes in Syria debated as France joins 
    Updated: Sep-15-15 1:38 pm

    PARIS - French lawmakers are debating the decision to join a military air campaign over Syria, raising new questions about what a year of U.S.-led bombing of the Islamic State group has accomplished.