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President Donald Trump wants to hold a grand military parade in the nation's capital on November 10.

Trump’s big military parade will reportedly cost $80 million more than expected

The original cost estimates for the parade were $12 million. Now they are reportedly $80 million more expensive at $92 million.

An aristocrat who claims his family should have inherited the throne of Monaco is suing France for $401 million

Count Louis de Causans says the French state cheated his family out of the throne of Monaco. He claims his ancestor was once Monaco's rightful heir, but missed out on the throne because he was German, and France was on the brink of World War I at the time.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and US President Donald Trump are expected at Davos this week, but do not plan to meet.

Trump has Germany thinking about getting nuclear weapons, but some think it’s a ‘totally phoney debate’

Trump's apparent disdain for the US's European allies has many of them rethinking their defense capabilities. In Germany, that means a renewed round of debate over whether nuclear weapons are needed.

France just banned smartphones in schools during all hours of the day

France had previously banned phone use during school hours, but had exceptions for meal times and breaks. The upcoming ban, which will be enacted in September, will cover the entire day.

France’s Macron reportedly referenced ‘The Art of the Deal’ to clap back at Trump over an EU trade dispute

French President Emmanuel Macron reportedly referenced President Donald Trump's "The Art of the Deal" while talking to him about escalating trade disputes between the EU and US. Macron told Trump that he read the 1987 book and understands how to gain "leverage in negotiations" using Trump methods.
France's Kylian Mbappe celebrates with the trophy after winning the World Cup

France’s 19-year-old wunderkind is donating his World Cup winnings to charity — and the total could be more than $500,000

Kylian Mbappé's wages were estimated to be about £17,000 ($22,500) a game, with a £265,000 ($350,000) bonus for a World Cup win, but he won't see a penny of it. He's said to be donating his winnings to a charity offering sporting opportunities to children who are hospitalised or have disabilities.
French President Emmanuel Macron awards Kylian Mbappe of France with the FIFA Young Player Award at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Final between France and Croatia in Moscow, Russia.

19-year-old soccer star Kylian Mbappé just helped win France the World Cup — here’s what you need to know about him

Kylian Mbappé played a major role in France's success at the World Cup this year. The 19-year-old Frenchman comes from an extremely sporty French family, and he's attended the country's most elite footballer training center.

Brutal chart shows how much more efficient France was than Croatia in the World Cup Final

Croatia took twice as many shots as France did in the World Cup Final, but wasn't able to convert them at nearly the same rate. That, in part, proved to be the difference, as France took home the trophy.

Fans rush the field during one of the most thrilling segments of the World Cup Final and stop play

As Croatia started a counterattack against France in the second half of the World Cup Final, action was delayed when security had to chase fans off the field.