Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam's lawyer asked on Wednesday for his client's trial in Belgium to be postponed from next week's opening, a source close to the investigation said.
Christmas came early for a French homeless man at Paris's main airport when he found an unlocked door at the offices of a cash handling company ... and walked away €300,000 ($350,000) richer.
Saudi Arabia has pledged $100 million towards a five-nation anti-terror force in the Sahel region of West Africa, while the United Arab Emirates has offered $30 million, French President Emmanuel Macron said Wednesday.
Islamic leaders on Wednesday urged the world to recognise occupied East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine, as Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas warned the United States no longer had any role to play in the peace process.
Facebook responded Tuesday to criticisms from a former executive who said the social media giant's addictive nature was "ripping apart the social fabric", saying it was working to understand the platform's effects on "well-being".
Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome failed a drugs test for asthma medication during the Vuelta race in September, cycling's governing body UCI said on Wednesday.
French cement group Lafarge destroyed computer hard drives and tried to hide elements from an investigation into the firm’s suspected payments to armed groups in Syria, human rights lawyers said on Tuesday.
FRANCE - SAHEL
FRANCE 24 reporters have been following French special forces in the Sahel as they battle Islamist militants. It is the first time French special forces have allowed journalists to film them during their mission in the Sahel region.
In a stunning victory, Democrat Doug Jones won Alabama's Senate election Tuesday, beating back history, an embattled opponent and President Donald Trump, who urgently endorsed GOP rebel Roy Moore despite a litany of sexual assault claims.
USA - NORTH KOREA
The United States is ready to talk to North Korea "without preconditions" but remains determined to force it to abandon its nuclear arsenal, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Tuesday.