Nicolas Sarkozy spent much of Tuesday being questioned about possible influence peddling within the French government.
The police's questioning of France's former leader – in connection with allegations of influence-peddling – could torpedo Sarkozy's rumored political comeback and undermine his UMP opposition party.
President Hollande's Socialists were trounced in municipal elections where the far-right National Front saw minor gains. But the real winner may be the Socialists' rival, the center-right UMP.
Beset by criticism after a cabinet member confessed to tax evasion, French President Hollande told his ministers to reveal their assets – a rare disclosure in a country that talks little about wealth.
Experts say that while President Hollande's decision to send troops to Mali has been backed across the political spectrum, the public could sour if the campaign's initial successes don't last.
Experts say that infighting within the conservative UMP, which was ousted from the presidency in May, could undermine its standing with the French public even further.
Jean-François Copé today was named the winner of the conservative UMP party's recount. But rival François Fillon begs to differ.
French President Hollande promised to legalize marriage and adoption for same-sex couples when he became president. But now that he's following through, the issue is becoming divisive.
Tomorrow's parliamentary elections in France will determine if President François Hollande will face a divided government that could challenge his agenda.
Less than a week after taking office, French President François Hollande traveled to the G-8 and NATO summits to make his case for new economic policies and a French pullout from Afghanistan.