French prosecutor launches terrorism investigation following factory beheading
WikiLeaks says NSA spied on top French companiesThe US wiretapped two of France's economy ministers and spied on the country's largest companies, French media reported citing WikiLeaks documents, just days after it emerged the…
Tsipras urges Greeks to vote ‘No’ on bailout referendumGreece’s left-wing Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras urged Greeks Monday to reject the terms of an international aid deal in a July 5 referendum in order to give the country a…
Hosts Chile edge Peru 2-1 to reach Copa America finalStriker Eduardo Vargas scored twice to lead Chile to a 2-1 win over 10-man Peru in the semifinals of the Copa America on Monday, keeping alive the host's hopes of winning the…
Gaullist ex-French minister Charles Pasqua dies aged 88Former French interior minister Charles Pasqua, a hardline politician who was a close ally of former president Jacques Chirac, died on Monday aged 88, political sources said.
Car bomb hits Sanaa as Scud strikes Saudi baseA car bomb claimed by the Islamic State (IS) group exploded overnight in the Yemeni capital Sanaa causing dozens of casualties, medics said Tuesday, as Houthi rebels claimed they…
Meet France’s 16 year-old baseball prodigyMeet Melissa Mayeux, the 16-year-old French baseball player hoping to smash the gender barrier in America's Major League Baseball.
Gunfire and blasts as Burundi votes in boycott-hit pollBurundians voted for a new parliament on Monday after a night of sporadic blasts and gunshots and weeks of violent protests against President Pierre Nkurunziza’s attempt to win a…
Egypt public prosecutor dies after Cairo bomb attackEgypt’s public prosecutor died from wounds sustained in a bomb attack on Monday that had targeted his convoy in Cairo, state news agency MENA said.