France wants to overhaul the Schengen agreement, which allows free movement across European borders. A key issue: including large groups of immigrants among the potential 'threats to public order' that allow temporary internal border controls.
France on Tuesday rejected a petition calling for it to pay $17 billion to help with Haiti earthquake reconstruction as a way to make amends for fees charged Haiti by the French crown 200 years ago.
French elites lobby to "Free Polanski." American and French students pick sides in a French debate over the rape case.
A record low turnout of only 43 percent of 375 million eligible voters pointed to skepticism about a more integrated Europe.