- France's govt wants emergency surveillance powers Updated: Apr-13-15 1:01 pm
PARIS - French Prime Minister Manuel Valls called Monday for emergency government surveillance powers in case of an exceptional threat, a move prompted by the deadly Paris attacks earlier this year.
- French network's broadcasts hacked by group claiming IS ties Updated: Apr-09-15 5:07 pm
PARIS - Hackers claiming allegiance to the Islamic State group simultaneously blacked out 11 channels of a French global TV network and took over its website and social media accounts on Thursday, in what appeared to be the most ambitious media attack so far by the extremist group.
- French ex-mayor found dead before Chinese weddings trial Updated: Apr-07-15 4:11 pm
PARIS - The Tours city project was simple enough: Lure Chinese couples to get married in the heart of the Loire Valley - romantic French castle country - as a way to boost the area's economic and cultural fortunes.