Mayoral candidate Hidalgo wants to give fresh look to Bastille history

Anne Hidalgo’s ambitious proposal to redesign the iconic Place de la Bastille in central Paris is both an easy and a tough sell. Hidalgo, the Socialist Party’s mayoral hope and the favorite to win in next month’s election, is touting her project as a victory for pedestrians and history alike — a way to ease […]

“Hollande Gagne!”

Paris, Hollande supporters celebrate at Bastille

Sea of Red

Sea of Red

PARIS- Celebration by supporters at the Bastille after announcement of Hollande’s victory.