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The news from France is rarely dull these days. Could there be a full moon? Politics With Dominique Strauss-Kahn out of the running for the French...

La crêperie des Canettes, Paris 6th. Photo by patrianova. It’s easy to get blasé about crêpes in Paris. If you’re anything like me, after a brief but...

Le Musée national de la Légion d'honneur is now exhibiting a must-see historical first: the first public display of the entire collection of French...

As French strikes continued for a 7th day (not consecutive, but a 7th day of action), unions and protesters were out in fewer numbers...

I’m in Washington D.C., getting ready to head to Paris—and am I ever glad. I’ll miss my family, but we’ll resume our weekly...

After Oct. 12th's strikes throughout the country, unions are congratulating themselves on a strong turnout of 1.2 million (police estimates) to 3.5...

Alert readers will recall that the brilliant history of Le Bristol began in 1758, undergoing several re-inventions until 1925 when the...

If they had their say, probably neither U.S. President Barack Obama nor French President Nicolas Sarkozy would have chosen to meet in Washington at...

When Clint Eastwood was dubbed Commandeur de l'ordre de la Légion d'Honneur by President Nicholas Sarkozy at the Elysées Palace last week, there was...

  Report card time has just passed for the presidents of France and the United States. Not surprisingly, their grades, in both countries, have been pretty...