Floods hit eastern France on Friday, forcing rescue workers to evacuate homes in Burgundy and save three people trapped in their car as a river burst its banks.
France is to declare a state of natural catastrophe in the south-western Pyrénées Orientales area after floods have driven hundreds from their home and left one motorist drowned, ...
Five people have been killed by a single bolt of lightning in northern Zimbabwe.
Air France resumed flights to Washington on Wednesday and expected to start flying to New York again during the day.
France offered to help the storm-struck US on Tuesday after Hurricane Sandy devastated much of the American east coast, killing over 30 people and causing billions of dollars-worth of damage.
Six French nationals who were reported missing in the Carribean after Hurricane Sandy passed through the region returned to port in Martinique safe and sound, according to local rescue ...
Air France has cancelled all flights to or from New York and Washington due to Hurricane Sandy. But the airline is still flying to Boston, according to its website.
French rescue services halted the search for a windsurfer missing off the south coast but the hunt for 12-year-old British boy, Pierre Barnes, continued.
Six or seven French nationals are missing in the Caribbean after Hurricane Sandy passed near the area where they were sailing.
Floods have caused hundreds of thousands of euros-worth of damage to the sanctuaries at Lourdes, visited by millions of Catholics every year.