Sep 14, 2017

French couple banned from using 'ñ' in baby's name

A French court on Wednesday banned a couple from giving their baby a name containing a tilde, ruling that the "n with a squiggle over it" was incompatible with national law. The couple from Brittany wanted to call their newborn baby boy Fañch, a traditional ...

Macron to visit devastated Caribbean isles as France defends hurricane prep

Sep 11, 2017

Macron to visit devastated Caribbean isles as France defends hurricane prep

The French government on Sunday defended its hurricane preparations for the hard-hit Caribbean islands of St. Martin and St. Barts, rejecting criticism by political opponents and by islanders who felt abandoned as their homes and towns were devastated. French President Emmanuel Macron announced he would ...

PSG overwhelms Kawashima, Metz

Sep 9, 2017

PSG overwhelms Kawashima, Metz

Japan goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima had a busy day picking the ball out of the net Friday as 10-man club Metz fell 5-1 at home to Paris Saint-Germain in Ligue 1. Edinson Cavani scored twice while Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Lucas Moura also got on the ...