Trump mocks France’s WWII record in continued threat of NATO pullout

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters President Donald Trump mocked France’s record in World War I and II in a Tuesday morning tweet that again waved the idea of the US pulling out of, or modifying its relationship to NATO. French President Emmanuel Macron has long pushed for a European army separate from NATO, and recently said that army […]

Leader of France’s ‘angry police’ found dead amid troubling pattern of officer suicides

A policewoman who led a group that raised awareness about violence against French officers has been found dead, amid a wave of suicides in the country’s law enforcement community. Maggy Biskupski, 36, was discovered dead in her home outside Paris, having apparently shot herself with her service weapon. She was the founder and leader of […]

France’s Macron reportedly referenced ‘The Art of the Deal’ to clap back at Trump over an EU trade dispute

AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster French President Emmanuel Macron reportedly referenced President Donald Trump’s “The Art of the Deal” while talking to Trump about the escalating trade dispute between the EU and US.  Sources told Axios that the exchange took place on the sidelines of the NATO summit this month, when Trump and Macron began discussing reciprocal tariffs […]

Home and Away legend Cornelia Frances dies aged 77 after battle with cancer

The Australian actress passed away surrounded by her family and friends after a battle with cancer. Cornelia had a number of television roles, including a part in The Young Doctors, Son and Daughters and Kingswood Country. She also hosted the Australian version of game show The Weakest Link between 2001 and 2002. However, she was […]

Paris to revoke Assad’s Legion of Honor, after bombing ‘tyrant’ holding France’s highest decoration

Following its missile strike on Syria, Paris suddenly realized that Bashar Assad is still holding the country’s most prestigious Legion of Honor decoration, received in 2001 from Jacques Chirac, local media has revealed. France has initiated a procedure to revoke the Legion of Honor awarded to Syrian President Bashar Assad, an official of the French […]

France’s Macron says he has proof of gas attack in Syria, will soon decide on whether to strike

Thomson Reuters Macron said Paris had established that the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had used chemical weapons, including chlorine, on April 7 in the town of Douma. He will will decide whether to strike back when all the necessary information has been gathered. Macron said France wanted to remove the Syrian regime’s chemical weapons capabilities. When […]

France’s PSA Group Has “Chosen a Brand” for U.S. but Won’t Say Which

– You may have heard by now that French automaker PSA Group plans to sell vehicles in the United States once again after a nearly 30-year absence but is starting first with “mobility.” As part of a three-phase plan, the company launched its Free2Move mobility aggregation platform in Seattle last year, and the next phases include […]

BAFTAs 2018: Actresses who IGNORED black dress code, including Frances McDormand

BAFTAs 2018 this year saw a number of guests stepping out in all black on the red carpet, rather than the usual array of colour. The reason actresses wore black at the BAFTAs was in solidarity with the Time’s Up movement. The anti-sexual harassment movement had asked guests to wear black as a protest, much […]