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At U.N., Trump's tough talk opens door for Macron's diplomacy

/ Sep 20, 2017

At U.N., Trump's tough talk opens door for Macron's diplomacy

French President Emmanuel Macron cast himself as the antithesis of U.S. President Donald Trump at the United Nations on Tuesday, a position that could enable him to play the honest broker in international conflicts. A few hours after Trump pugnaciously defended his unilateralist "America First" ...

France bestows highest honor on 10 California vets for WWII service

Sep 20, 2017

France bestows highest honor on 10 California vets for WWII service

Ten California men who fought overseas with U.S. forces have been awarded the French government's highest honor for their World War II service. The veterans were each presented the National Order of the Legion of Honor during a ceremony Tuesday at Los Angeles National Cemetery. Among ...

Mexico hunts for survivors after powerful quake kills at least 248

Sep 20, 2017

Mexico hunts for survivors after powerful quake kills at least 248

Police, firefighters and ordinary Mexicans dug frantically through the rubble of collapsed schools, homes and apartment buildings early Wednesday, looking for survivors of Mexico's deadliest earthquake in decades as the number of confirmed fatalities climbed to at least 248. Adding poignancy and a touch of ...