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February 1, 2018
Wikie, a 16-year-old orca that can copy a variety of human sounds on command, in an undated photo provided by Marineland Aquarium in Antibes, France. Trainers at Marineland taught Wikie to mimic sounds like “hello,” “Amy” and “bye-bye” in a study which could contribute to understanding of the behavior and culture of killer whales in the wild. (Marineland via The New York Times)
A 14-year-old killer whale in France has successfully imitated human speech
February 1, 2018 - 11:21am
January 28, 2018
Marceline Loridan-Ivens, an 89-year old writer, filmmaker and Holocaust survivor, sits in the living room of her apartment in Paris this week.  Annabelle Marcovici photo for The Washington Post
An 89-year-old Holocaust survivor worries: What happens when we're all gone?
January 28, 2018 - 10:30am
August 9, 2017
Armed soldiers secure the scene where French soliders were hit and injured by a vehicle in the western Paris suburb of Levallois-Perret, France, August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Car rams into soldiers in Paris suburb in suspected terror attack
August 9, 2017 - 6:38am
July 13, 2017
President Trump, center left, shakes hands with Emmanuel Macron, France's president, as other world leaders look on during a summit of world leaders at the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in Brussels Thursday. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Jasper Juinen.
Trump loves a military parade - it's one reason he's heading to Paris
July 13, 2017 - 6:30am
June 28, 2017
From L-R, European Council President Donald Tusk, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, U.S. President Donald Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe walk after a family photo during the G7 Summit in Taormina, Sicily, Italy, May 26, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/File Photo
Trump accepts Macron's invitation to visit Paris in July
June 28, 2017 - 10:47am
June 6, 2017
French police stand at the scene of a shooting incident near the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France, June 6, 2017. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
Man shot after attacking police outside Paris' Notre Dame
June 6, 2017 - 10:51am
May 29, 2017
French President Emmanuel Macron (R) shakes hands Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) at the Chateau de Versailles as they meet for talks before the opening of an exhibition marking 300 years of diplomatic ties between the two countries in Versailles, France, May 29, 2017. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
The Putin-Macron handshake the world was waiting for
May 29, 2017 - 2:28pm
April 23, 2017
A combination picture shows portraits of the candidates who will run in the second round in the 2017 French presidential election, Emmanuel Macron (L), head of the political movement En Marche !, or Onwards !, and Marine Le Pen, French National Front (FN) political party leader. Pictures taken March 11, 2017 (R) and February 21, 2017 (L). REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
Projections say Macron, Le Pen go through to runoff in French vote
April 23, 2017 - 1:44pm
March 29, 2017
French artist Abraham Poincheval is seen in a vivarium on the first day of his performance in an attempt to incubate chicken eggs, which takes from 21 to 26 days, at the Palais de Tokyo Museum in Paris, France, March 29, 2017. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
'I will ... become a chicken': French artist who spent a week inside a rock is now hatching eggs
March 29, 2017 - 2:09pm
March 27, 2017
U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley speaks while French Deputy Ambassador to the U.N. Alexis Lamek and British Ambassador to the United Nations Matthew Rycroft listen outside the General Assembly at the United Nations in New York on March 27, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapletonplay button
U.S., Britain, France, others skip nuclear weapons ban treaty talks
March 27, 2017 - 10:07am
March 7, 2017
The four-year-old male white rhino called Vince is seen in this handout picture released by the Domaine de Thoiry (Thoiry zoo and wildlife park) on March 7, 2017. The four-year-old male white rhino called Vince was found dead in his enclosure by his keeper at the Thoiry zoo and wildlife park about 30 miles west of Paris on Tuesday morning after an overnight break-in, the zoo said. Arthus Boutin /Domaine de Thoiry/Handout via REUTERS
White rhino shot dead in French zoo, horn sawn off
March 7, 2017 - 9:56am
February 15, 2017
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France trains eagles to down drones
February 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
Pope Francis prays in front of a picture of Father Jacques Hamel during a mass in his memory at the Vatican, September 14, 2016. Osservatore Romano/ Handout via REUTERS
Pope says murdered French priest a martyr, on road to sainthood
September 15, 2016 - 3:01pm
August 17, 2016
Commentary: Beach burkini bingo is sad
August 17, 2016 - 7:42am
July 18, 2016
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
July 18, 2016 - 12:00am