Paris/Berlin Der unabhängige Kandidat greift mit knapp 40 Jahren nach dem höchsten politischen Amt in Frankreich: Emmanuel Macron will nach Stationen als Berater des Staatschefs und auf dem Posten des Wirtschaftsministers im Mai Präsident werden.
PARIS Investigators are trying to find out whether the man who shot dead a policeman in Paris had accomplices, a prosecutor said, adding that he had shown no previous signs of radicalisation despite a long prison record. | Video
PARIS A French policeman was shot dead and two others were wounded in central Paris on Thursday night in an attack carried out days before presidential elections and quickly claimed by the Islamic State militant group. | Video
Paris Drei Tage vor der ersten Runde der Präsidentenwahl in Frankreich ist mitten in Paris erneut ein möglicherweise islamistisch motivierter Anschlag verübt worden.
PARIS On Christmas Eve 2015, with France reeling from terror attacks in Paris a month before, Emmanuel Macron sent a letter to the president and prime minister, urging sweeping measures to tackle French inequalities that he believed were fuelling extremism.
PARIS Two men arrested in Marseille on Tuesday planned an "imminent and violent attack" ahead of the first round of France's presidential election on Sunday, authorities said.
TOULOUSE/PARIS Far-left candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon drew tens of thousands to a rally on Sunday, aiming to maintain momentum that has pushed the one-time outsider into contention in the French presidential election, with the first round of voting a week away.
PARIS The head of the main French bosses' group expects an investment boost from the election of either Francois Fillon or Emmanuel Macron as president in May as companies with spending on hold for the result combine with a Brexit-led influx.
PARIS A man shot dead by French soldiers at Paris Orly airport on Saturday shouted he was there to "die for Allah" and tried to seize a soldier's assault rifle, apparently intending to open fire on passengers, a prosecutor said. | Video
PARIS Scandal-hit Francois Fillon was set to be confirmed as the conservative candidate in France's presidential election on Friday, despite dismal ratings, as the window for putting an alternative name on the ballot paper closed.
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