France looks set to implement a series of groundbreaking laws designed to induce landlords to rent to a wider variety of income levels.
Officials describe an "apocalyptic" scene in Brétigny-sur-Orge, just 12 miles south of the city.
Your weekly look at all the stuff our elected leaders are outlawing.
Walk high above the mountains without ever leaving the ground.
Is the capital of the EU really just Europe’s capital of ugly? French writers say yes; Brussels fires back.
French pedestrians take more "risks" at crosswalks than the Japanese, says a new study.
Celebrating 820,000 square miles.
Is this the hippest bicycle in the world?
How a band of dedicated housing activists got the French government's attention (and participation).
Larger-than-life men and a glowing cathedral.
Planners have created isolated urban enclaves that keep the country’s immigrant population separate.
Lotus Dome almost seems to have a life of its own.
Now French skaters can Ollie North any time of the day, thanks to the equivalent of a million fireflies' cumulative photon storm.
The 65th annual Cannes Film Festival is now underway.
Researchers in Grenoble, France, have developed a wallpaper that blocks wireless internet signals from leaking out of your home.
The French biochemist behind this strange green light sees it having a "massive" palliative effect on global warming.
French photographers Lucie & Simon have cleansed major cities of their troublesome humanity, creating empty, dread-filled urban landscapes.
One of France's most famous tagging destinations, an old warehouse in Pantin, is scheduled to become just another mixed-use development.
Forget tacky counters and mass-produced booths. This French McDonald's offers a sleek design for the modern family