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The Tour de France, the most important cycling race in the world, takes place July 5th through July 27th. One of the most interesting...

As the Tour de France speeds into its twelfth stage, and bike-sharing scheme Velib’ celebrates its fifth year in the capital, Paris brings to...

Cadel Evans (BMC Racing) became the first Australian to win the Tour de France when the riders conquered the cobblestones of the Champs-Élysées in...

Dominique Strauss-Kahn saga continues Lawyers in France and the US may share evidence in two sexual assault claims against Dominique Strauss-Kahn. In what have become...

Tour de France Week 2 Summary (Stages 10-15): Conquering the Pyrenees Thomas Samph BonjourParis France News Daily PARIS, July 18—As the Tour de...

French soldiers killed in Afghanistan President Nicolas Sarkozy traveled to Kabul last week. He announced a troop withdrawal program in Afghanistan following U.S. President Barack...

Tour de France 2011 Week One Recap: Dodging Raindrops and Crashes Thomas Samph BonjourParis France News Daily PARIS, July 11—Feisty Frenchman Thomas Voeckler (Europcar) soared...

Dominique Strauss-Kahn Dominique Strauss-Kahn continues to make the news. Last Friday, he was released on his own recognizance and his bail was lifted after his...

This past week's news from France hasn't been boring and so it goes. French Politics: will Chirac endorse Hollande? Now that Dominique Strauss-Kahn appears to be...

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...

This spring I’m enjoying my Paris garden rather than preparing our Provence dream house for the annual onslaught of vacationing guests who lolled around...

The 2010 Tour de France is now behind us and as we all try to cope with our grief, let's remember the wonderful sights...