Three emergency workers were killed in a helicopter crash near Marseille while on a rescue mission in southern France where floods have left two dead, officials said Monday.
As many as eight people were feared dead Tuesday after two apartment blocks collapsed in the southern French city of Marseille, where three bodies have been pulled from the wreckage.
France is not ready for now to allow the Mediterranean rescue ship Aquarius to dock and disembark dozens of migrants at the port of Marseille, France's finance minister said on Tuesday.
Charities operating the Mediterranean rescue ship Aquarius on Monday urged European governments to help the vessel find a new flag to sail under after Panama revoked its registration ...
A witness told Reuters she saw a man take out a knife from his sleeve and then stab a young girl and then a second woman.
One person was killed and another seriously injured in the southern French city of Marseille on Monday after a van ploughed into people at two different bus stops, police sources, adding that the suspected driver had been arrested.
Forest fires east of Marseille have left thousands of travellers stranded across southern France, French rail officials and media reported on Sunday.
Two Frenchmen arrested in Marseille on Tuesday planned an "imminent and violent attack" ahead of the first round of the presidential election on Sunday, France's interior minister said.
Police have broken up a terror ring plotting an attack in France after arresting seven suspects in Strasbourg and Marseille, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said on Monday.
Two men were cut down by automatic rifles in broad daylight in Marseille on Sunday, in what investigators said was the probably latest round in a bloody gangland war.