Diplomats to Lebanon: Expect No Aid Before Government Formed

This post was originally published on this sitePARIS (AP) — Lebanon cannot expect to receive international aid for its battered economy until a new government undertakes serious reforms,

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French Farmers Protest Stagnant Revenues, Unfair Competition

This post was originally published on this sitePARIS (AP) — Rumbling two by two down the ring road around Paris, disgruntled French farmers drove their tractors to the capital Wednesday to

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Under unprecedented pressure, France pledges nearly $400 million to stop deadly domestic violence

This post was originally published on this sitePARIS – Under unprecedented public pressure, France’s government pledged Monday to seize firearms from abusive spouses and better train

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French domestic violence spurs outrage

This post was originally published on this siteLes Mureaux, France. Sylvia. Dalila. Aminata. Celine. Julie. Their names are plastered on buildings and headlines across France, calling attention

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French women demand action amid high domestic violence rate

This post was originally published on this siteLES MUREAUX, France – Sylvia. Dalila. Aminata. Celine. Julie. Their names are plastered on buildings and headlines across France, calling

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Wine woes: Tariffs, Brexit cloud French Beaujolais season

This post was originally published on this siteCHATILLON, France (AP) — Celebration is the mot du jour in France’s Beaujolais region on the third Thursday of November, when winemakers

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Tear gas fired in Paris as yellow vests mark anniversary

This post was originally published on this sitePARIS — Tear gas and water cannon were used Saturday as Paris police sought to disperse yellow vest protesters marking the first anniversary

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Survey finds Reese’s Cups are top Halloween candy in Oregon; Washington loves taffy

This post was originally published on this siteThe candy corn debate might still be going strong in Oregon, but new data from candystore.com shows the state’s favorite Halloween treat is

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The Islamic State is far from defeated. Here’s what you need to know about its affiliate in Afghanistan.

This post was originally published on this siteThe Islamic State claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing that killed 63 and wounded nearly 200 people at a wedding in Kabul over the weekend,

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A jailed Saudi activist was told she would be released if she denied being tortured, her family says. She refused.

This post was originally published on this siteLoujain al-Hathloul, an imprisoned women’s rights activist in Saudi Arabia, refused an offer of freedom in exchange for recording a videotaped

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