France’s Sarkozy convicted of corruption, sentenced to jail

PARIS (AP) – A Paris court on Monday found French former President Nicolas Sarkozy guilty of corruption and influence peddling and sentenced him to one year in prison and a…

France’s foie gras producers forced to conduct mass duck cull as bird flu rips through poultry population

Foie gras may be off the menu for a while in France, as poultry producers carry out a massive duck cull to curb a serious strain of bird flu soaring…