A Third of Nice Truck Attack’s Dead Were Muslim, Group Says

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the rampage, but it took a heavy toll on Muslims, who numbered at least 30 of the 84 killed.


Attack in Nice Turns Spotlight on City’s Religious Divisions

Muslims and non-Muslims have lived alongside each other in Nice for generations, but last week’s massacre has exacerbated tensions among residents.


3 More Reported Held in Bastille Day Truck Attack in Nice

They were the latest of seven people detained after the attack, French news media said, as the 84 deaths were marked on the second of three days of national mourning.


France Agonizes Over Whether Truck Rampage Could Have Been Stopped

Many people in Nice and around the world are asking how a lone driver could so easily flout traffic rules and then race unimpeded through throngs of people.


A Surly Misfit With No Terror Links Turned a Truck Into a Tank

The suspect in the rampage that killed 84 people in Nice had run-ins with the law but no record of radicalization, and left no declaration of a motive.


How the Attack in Nice Unfolded

A truck drove into a crowd during Bastille Day celebrations in Nice, France, killing scores of people and injuring many more.


Hollande: 'France Is Tearful. It Is Afflicted'

After another devastating attack, François Hollande spoke to the French people.


Truck Attack in Nice, France: What We Know, and What We Don’t

Before Thursday’s attack, France was already reeling from a string of terrorist assaults that had killed 147 people since the start of last year.


Truck Plows Into Crowd in France; Many Reported Dead

The crowd, in the southern city of Nice, had gathered for Bastille Day celebrations.


Truck Plows Into Crowd in France, Report Says

The crowd, in the southern city of Nice, had gathered for Bastille Day celebrations.


Exploring the France That Josephine Baker Loved

The American entertainer had a rich relationship with her adopted country — and it with her.


Portugal 1, France 0: At Euro 2016 Final, Portugal Loses Ronaldo but Defeats France

Cristiano Ronaldo was taken off on a stretcher in the first half with a knee injury, but Éder supplied the victory with a goal in the 109th minute.


Portugal 1, France 0: Portugal Loses Ronaldo but Defeats France in Euro 2016 Final

Cristiano Ronaldo was taken off on a stretcher in the first half with a knee injury, but Éder supplied the victory with a goal in the 109th minute.


France Loses a Soccer Championship, but Achieves a Rare Unity

Despite a loss, France saw the finals of the European Championships as an opportunity to unite and recover after a difficult and divisive year.


Portugal 1, France 0: Portugal Loses Ronaldo but Defeats France in Extra Time

Cristiano Ronaldo was taken off on a stretcher in the first half with a knee injury, but Éder supplied the victory with a goal in the 105th minute.


France 2, Germany 0: France Beats Germany to Reach Euro 2016 Final

Antoine Griezmann scored twice and France moved a step closer to winning another major soccer championship on home soil with its victory over Germany.


How to Ship a 50-Foot Serpent to France

The Serpent Twins, originally made for Burning Man, are making their way to Nantes, France, for the first annual Maker Faire Nantes, July 9–10. We were dying to know how … Continue Reading →


French Inquiry Identifies Failures Leading Up to 2015 Terrorist Attacks

At a news conference in Paris, the lawmakers who took part in the investigation urged the authorities to overhaul the organization of its intelligence services.