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4 dead, several injured in shooting at Christmas market in France

A shooting in the French city of Strasbourg killed four people and wounded at least 11 others, authorities said.

Man arrested after high-speed car chase on airport runway

A man rammed his car through two glass doors and sped onto a runway at the international airport in Lyon, southeast France, on Monday before being arrested by police who laid chase in vans and on foot.

Glass walls, not metal fencing, to surround Eiffel Tower

Goodbye metal fencing, hello glass walls: Paris authorities are building a permanent security belt around the Eiffel Tower, replacing the current fencing around it with more visually appealing glass walls.

Paris stabbings investigated as terror attack, claimed by IS

A knife-wielding assailant killed a 29-year-old man and injured four others in a lively neighborhood near Paris' famed Opera Garnier before he was killed by police Saturday night. The Islamic State group claimed the attacker as one of its "soldiers."

World mayors pledge emissions-free cities by 2030

The mayors several major world cities are pledging to ban gasoline and diesel vehicles from "large parts" of their cities by 2030.

Win-win: Paris awarded ’24 Olympics, LA gets ’28

The tears welling in the Paris mayor's eyes told the story one way. The words the Los Angeles mayor spoke told it another.

Floral tributes laid at London palace for Princess Diana

The 36-year-old princess died in the early hours of Aug. 31, 1997. Her Mercedes, pursued by paparazzi, crashed into a concrete pillar in the Alma Tunnel in Paris while traveling at more than 60 mph.

The suspect in car attack near Paris is an Algerian national

A police source says the suspect in an attack on soldiers near Paris is a 37-year-old Algerian man who was legally living in France.

French zoo works to keep alive panda cub after its twin died

Chinese giant panda experts and French zookeepers are working to ensure a panda cub's survival after its twin died during the first-ever birth of the rare animal in France.

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