Autumn leaves near Les Invalides … and … It’s a Girl! … Stories from Paris the last ten days or so.

A Sarkozy Is Born
by Tracy McNicoll October 19, 2011 09:44 PM EDT
He’s the first French president to become a father in office. Will the new “fille” boost his popularity?


Hooker-Ring Probe Embroils DSK
by Tracy McNicoll October 17, 2011 08:37 PM EDT
As soon as DSK beat attempted-rape charges in the U.S. and France, orgy allegations surface against former IMF head.


Can Sarkozy Survive?
by Tracy McNicoll October 17, 2011 04:13 PM EDT
With François Hollande as the Socialist Party’s nominee for president, the next French election will be suspenseful.


Victory for DSK or His Accuser?
by Tracy McNicoll October 14, 2011 03:02 PM EDT
Lawyers on both sides struggle to spin French prosecutors’ decision to drop charges yet imply wrongdoing.


France’s Socialist Comeback?
by Tracy McNicoll October 10, 2011 12:14 PM EDT
For years, the French left has been weak and disorganized. But Sunday’s vote shows the party has a chance at beating Sarkozy.

 Autumn leaves near Les Invalides … and … It’s a Girl! … Stories from Paris the last ten days or so.

  1. A Sarkozy Is Born

     October 19, 2011 09:44 PM EDT

    He’s the first French president to become a father in office. Will the new “fille” boost his popularity?

  2. Hooker-Ring Probe Embroils DSK

     October 17, 2011 08:37 PM EDT

    As soon as DSK beat attempted-rape charges in the U.S. and France, orgy allegations surface against former IMF head.

  3. Can Sarkozy Survive?

     October 17, 2011 04:13 PM EDT

    With François Hollande as the Socialist Party’s nominee for president, the next French election will be suspenseful.

  4. Victory for DSK or His Accuser?

     October 14, 2011 03:02 PM EDT

    Lawyers on both sides struggle to spin French prosecutors’ decision to drop charges yet imply wrongdoing.

  5. France’s Socialist Comeback?

     October 10, 2011 12:14 PM EDT

    For years, the French left has been weak and disorganized. But Sunday’s vote shows the party has a chance at beating Sarkozy.