President of France

Seleka presidential guards sit in their compound in Bangui, Central African Republic, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, after earlier in the day a mob attacked a mosque in the capital.  (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)

Red Cross reports Central African Republic death toll over 500

BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — More than 500 people have been killed over the past week in sectarian fighting in Central African Republic, aid officials said Tuesday, as France reported that gunmen fatally shot […]

12/10/2013

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French president’s wine auctioned to raise funds

PARIS (AP) — In headier times, some of these wines were served at dinner for French presidents and their guests — kings, queens, other heads of state. In today’s times of austerity, the Elysee Palace […]

05/30/2013

Dominique Strauss-Kahn (l); Nafissatou Diallo, hotel maid (AP Photo)

Judge: Strauss-Kahn, NYC hotel maid settle suit

NEW YORK (AP) – Former International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn and a New York City hotel maid have signed a settlement of her sexual-assault lawsuit. A judge announced the deal on Monday. The amount […]

12/10/2012