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French President Emmanuel Macron speaks with President Donald Trump ahead of a meeting at the Prefecture of Caen, on the sidelines of D-Day commemorations marking the 75th anniversary of the World War II Allied landings in Normandy, France, June 6, 2019.

Trump says the US will hit France with ‘a substantial reciprocal action’ in fight over technology tax

The escalation could open another front in a global trade dispute that has sprawled over the past year.
A yellow vest protester in Paris.

The ‘yellow vest’ protests may be over, but the damage to France will rumble on

Weeks of protests by "yellow vests" in France have touched a nerve of discontent. The damage to the economy is apparent, and more is still to come.
A yellow vests (gilets jaunes) protester waves a French flag at the Arc of Triomphe, Paris, on November 24, 2018.

France is delaying a divisive fuel tax after days of violent protest from Yellow Vest movement that killed 3

Edouard Philippe met with the French National Assembly on Tuesday to set out the freeze on the tax — which raised diesel prices by 16% in 2018.
Protesters wearing yellow vests, a symbol of a French drivers' protest against higher diesel taxes, face off with French riot police during clashes at the Place de l'Etoile near the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, France, December 1, 2018.

Who are the ‘Yellow Vests’ protesting across France and rioting in Paris, and what do they want from Macron?

"Des Gilets Jaunes," or the "Yellow Vests," orchestrated protests across France against high fuel prices and Emmanuel Macron. Here's who they are:
PARIS, FRANCE - DECEMBER 01: An injured woman sits on the ground as police officers intervene yellow vest protesters with tear gas during a protest against rising fuel taxes near Arc de triomphe de l'Etoile in Paris, France on December 01, 2018.

Four dead, hundreds arrested as anti-Macron rioting spreads across France

An 80-year-old woman has died after being hit by a tear gas canister as the government scrambles to deal with France's nationwide demonstrations.
Carlos Ghosn, Chairman and CEO of the Renault-Nissan Alliance, is being ousted from his roles amid a misconduct allegations.

France to follow Nissan in ousting Renault CEO Ghosn after arrest in Japan over financial misconduct

Renault CEO Carlos Ghosn's arrest has led France to follow Nissan in seeking to oust him. Shares of Nissan, Mitsubishi Motors, and Renault fell.

Pictures show Paris erupting during May Day rally, with protesters torching a McDonald’s

Anarchists hijacked a labor union rally against President Macron's reforms.

The leaders of France and Australia just took aim at China with pointed comments about following the rule of law

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and French President Emmanuel Macron both commented on the need for China to adhere to the rule of law in the Asia Pacific. Australia has been closely monitoring China's growing influence in the region where France has territorial links.

French President Emmanuel Macron gives big speech to Congress filled with subtle shots at Trump after days of flaunting their bromance

French President Emmanuel Macron called on the US to reject "isolationism" and "extreme nationalism" as he delivered an address to the US Congress that was filled with subtle shots at President Donald Trump.

Trump is hosting his first state visit in office — take a look back at how the elaborate diplomatic tradition became what it is today

Trump is hosting French president Emmanuel Macron for a state visit, a part of important diplomatic tradition in the US. From the king of Hawaii to the queen of the UK, here's a look at how the US feted some international leaders throughout history.