PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron remains determined to push ahead with an overhaul of the nation's pension system despite more than a week of nationwide strikes that paralyzed public.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Newsday
PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron has agreed with Niger to postpone a key summit focusing on France’s military operation in Africa’s Sahel region until the beginning of next year. The.. Seattle Times - Published
David A. Andelman, executive director of The RedLines Project, is a contributor to CNN, where his columns won the Deadline Club Award for Best Opinion Writing. Author of "A Shattered Peace: Versailles..
Subway workers, bus drivers, teachers, police, and more: The protests over changes to France's pension system are grinding parts of the country to a halt. The outcome may depend on how long it can hold..
PARIS (AP) — Paris commuters crammed into the city's only two working Metro lines as labor strikes over pension reforms crippled France's train services for an eighth day.
Tensions flared in.. SeattlePI.com - Published
PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron’s government on Wednesday unveiled details of a planned pension system overhaul that will make younger generations work longer and has sparked.. Seattle Times - Published
PARIS (AP) — France's prime minister is expected to unveil proposals on pension reforms that might calm tensions on the seventh straight day of a crippling transport strike.
Hundreds of thousands.. SeattlePI.com - Published
ARGENTEUIL, France (AP) — Adrien Lachevre and Nailat Msoili live a few kilometers (miles) apart in Paris' northwest suburbs, but their paths had never crossed until Lachevre picked Msoili up in his.. SeattlePI.com - Published
Many French commuters still express support for the strikes, fearing their own pensions will shrink under President Emmanuel Macron's new plan. But some admitted their patience is wearing thin with the.. Seattle Times - Published Also reported by •SeattlePI.com
PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron has called on the European Union to move forward quickly on Brexit talks after Britain holds a general election on Thursday.
Macron said EU members.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
PARIS (AP) — French airport workers, teachers and others joined nationwide strikes Tuesday as unions cranked up pressure on the government to scrap changes to the national retirement.. SeattlePI.com - Published
PARIS (AP) — Paris commuters inched to work Monday through massive traffic jams as strikes against retirement plan changes halted trains and subways for a fifth straight day — with the prospect of.. SeattlePI.com - Published
PARIS (AP) — Paris commuters inched to work Monday through exceptional traffic jams, as strikes to preserve retirement rights halted trains and subways for a fifth straight day.
Citing safety.. SeattlePI.com - Published
PARIS (AP) — France braced for even worse transportation woes when the new work week begins Monday due to nationwide strikes over the government's redesign of the national retirement system. French.. SeattlePI.com - Published
The French government and President Emmanuel Macron is vowing to press ahead with its sweeping reform of the country's pension system. This has sparked outrage and new protests across the country... CBS News - Published
Saturday Night Live is spoofing the NATO summit! Alec Baldwin played Donald Trump in the skit, which aired on Saturday (December 7). If you didn’t know, last week footage of world leaders including.. Just Jared - Published
The news of the week heading into the latest Saturday Night Live was the video featuring NATO leaders Justin Trudeau, Emmanuel Macron, and Boris Johnson laughing at Donald Trump. Of course the SNL cold.. Mashable - Published
PARIS (AP) — France's prime minister is holding special meetings Sunday about the government's divisive redesign of the national retirement system, amid warnings that strike-related transport.. SeattlePI.com - Published
PARIS (AP) — French environmental activists brandished stolen portraits of President Emmanuel Macron at a protest Sunday near the Eiffel Tower to try to push the government to do more to fight.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
French President Emmanuel Macron, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson were bullies who wouldn’t let President Trump sit with them in the NATO cafeteria in.. FOXNews.com - Published
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — When new Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy sits down Monday for peace talks in Paris with Russian President Vladimir Putin in their first face-to-face meeting, the stakes.. SeattlePI.com - Published
Alec Baldwin made his fourth Season 45 appearance as Donald Trump on “SNL” this week, but he was far from the only celebrity cameo in the show’s latest cold open.
In a sketch that took on, as.. The Wrap - Published
Saturday Night Live returned to the broadcast airwaves this week, bringing special guests to play Justin Trudeau, Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson and bringing back Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump. SNL.. Mediaite - Published
PARIS (AP) — Strikes disrupted weekend travel around France Saturday as truckers blocked highways and most trains remained at a standstill because of worker anger at President Emmanuel Macron's.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
In France, train drivers can retire at 52, public utility workers at 57 and ballet dancers at 42. President Macron calls the tangle outdated and unsustainable. A million French protesters disagree. NYTimes.com - Published