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A photo of the spire of Notre Dame collapsing on April 15, 2019, and a photo of two tourists posing in front of it during the coronavirus pandemic on March 20, 2020.

It’s been almost a year since Notre-Dame was ravaged by fire. Here’s what’s being done to save it and where the $954 million promise...

A fire consumed the roof and spire of Notre-Dame de Paris on April 15, 2019. Within 72 hours, France's superrich pledged millions of euros.

Incredible satellite photos show parked planes sitting on runways at airports in the US and Europe, as COVID-19 puts a near stop to global air travel

As the coronavirus causes airlines to cancel flights and ground planes, they've piled up on runways and taxiways as airlines look for parking spots.
A view from the author's window.

I’m an American locked down in Paris, where police patrol the streets and people cheer hospital workers from their windows. Here’s how I p...

"I'm grateful to be living in France, where there is universal healthcare and where the president has chosen to save human lives over the economy."
Tourists in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris on March 17, 2020, a few hours before the order of staying at home to all French citizens came into effect.

French people ignored officials’ warnings to isolate themselves because of the coronavirus. Now they need a form to leave the house.

People in France must have a document justifying why they're outside, even just for a walk or to go to a shop, after they refused to stay indoors.
French President Macron.

‘We are at war’: France’s president just announced a 15-day lockdown, banning public gatherings and walks outdoors

France's president, Emmanuel Macron, announced on Monday a 15-day lockdown prohibiting residents from leaving their homes unless absolutely necessary.
Disney character Mickey Mouse is seen above the entrance of Disneyland Paris, in Marne-la-Vallee, near Paris, France, March 9, 2020, where a maintenance worker was tested positive for coronavirus over the weekend.

A Disneyland maintenance worker in France tested positive for the coronavirus, but the park is staying open for now

Disneyland employees who were in contact with the maintenance worker are being tested, but the park in France remains open.
A woman wears a protective mask in light of the coronavirus outbreak in China as she walks at the Trocadero esplanade in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris

France bans gatherings of more than 1,000 people over coronavirus concerns, with exceptions for protests and public transit

The French minister of health announced the ban Sunday out of an abundance of caution over the spread of the coronavirus, with some exceptions.
France's Louvre Museum announced it would not open on Sunday due to fears of the coronavirus.

The Louvre Museum in France closed its doors due to coronavirus concerns

A statement from the Louvre said the institution is implementing all measures recommend by French authorities to prevent the spread of the virus.
Paris is a great place to get a buttery pastry or macaron.

12 places food lovers should visit in Paris, according to someone who has eaten all over the city

Insider's food video producer Herrine Ro shares her recommendations after eating at restaurants all over Paris.

Gucci was the fastest-growing brand of 2019 with a valuation topping $15 billion — here are 11 of the most iconic names owned by its parent comp...

Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, and Alexander McQueen are among the top brands owned by French luxury giant Kering.