Vase Found In Old Shoe Box Set To Go For $600K In Auction

World | Gabrielle Okun
A rare Imperial Qianlong porcelain vase is displayed at Sotheby's auction company in Paris, on May 22, 2018. - The vase, which was stored in a shoebox in an attic for decades, will be sold at Sotheby's Paris on June. (THOMAS SAMSON/AFP/Getty Images)

‘We didn’t like the vase too much’

French Police Say They Stopped Two 'Very Determined' Terrorists

World | Thomas Phippen
French troops patrol around the Eifel Tower on January 12, 2015 in Paris, France. France is set to deploy 10,000 troops to boost security following last week's deadly attacks while also mobilizing thousands of police to patrol Jewish schools and synagogues. (Photo: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

‘He was also ready to die a martyr by blowing himself up’

Nudists Take Over Parisian Museum

World | Gabrielle Okun
A Parisian museum created an event for nudists to get rid of their "complexes" with appearing naked, according to a report by The Associated Press Sunday. (Photo: GEOFFROY VAN DER HASSELT/AFP/Getty Images)


Four Coffee Shops Caffeine Addicts Shouldn't Miss

| Gabrielle Okun
A female hand holds a cup of coffee on which a heart is drawn. Laik in social networks concept. Top view, flat lay Shutterstock/ VSamarkina | Caffeine Addicts: Top Four Coffee Shops

Caffeine addicts

Delta Air Lines Passenger Hit With $500 Fine For Carrying An Apple Off The Plane

US | Nick Givas
A Delta Air Lines Airbus A330 takes off on April 21, 2015 in Amsterdam. Delta is one out of the three major American legacy carriers with its headquarters in Atlanta. (Photo: ShutterStock Markus Mainka)

‘Treated like a criminal over a piece of fruit’

Burglars Stole Famous French Queen's Stunning 16th Century Necklace

World | Gabrielle Okun
Portraits of King Louis XII of France (1462-1515) and Anne de Bretagne (1477-1514), Queen of France. (Photo by: Christophel Fine Art/UIG via Getty Images)

‘Anne de Bretagne’s heart belongs’

Study: Your Mood Determines Whether Or Not Mona Lisa Is Smiling

World | Gabrielle Okun
A detail of the painting "Portrait of Lisa Gherardini del Giocondo aka Mona Lisa aka La Joconde" which is a copy of Leonardo Da Vinci's famous "Mona Lisa" painting from Madrid's El Prado Museum is pictured during the press presentation of the exhibition "Saint Anne, Leonardo da Vinci?s ultimate masterpiece" at the Louvre museum in Paris March 27, 2012. The exhibition will run from March 29 to June 25, 2012. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

‘Screaming fight with your husband …’

Parisian Museum Allows Visitors To Walk Inside Famous Paintings

World | Gabrielle Okun


A Congress Of 50 Baboons Escape Zoo, Prompting Armed Police Response

World | Eric Lieberman
A baboon displaying anger. [Shutterstock - Patrick Verhoef]

‘Stronger than us’

Severe Flooding Causes Paris Residents To Start Rafting Down The Street

US | Gabrielle Okun

‘We have to change the way we build this city’

Street Gang Brutally Stomps Police Woman Over New Year's Celebrations

Video | Grace Carr

‘Cowardly and criminal lynching of police’

France Deploys 97,000 Security Personnel To Keep Christmas Safe

World | Jacob Bojesson
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe (L) meets police forces during a visit at the Eiffel Tower in Paris, as France officially ended a state of emergency regime, replacing it with the introduction of a new security law, France, November 1, 2017. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Welcome to the new normal

Wealthy Activists Rely On Fossil Fuels To Get To Macron's Climate Summit

Energy | Michael Bastasch
French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte pose as they arrive for a dinner hosted by Special envoy to the United Nations for climate change Michael Bloomberg at the Grand Palais, on the eve of the One Planet Summit held in Paris

‘Carbon neutrality’

Paris Residents Threaten Hunger Strike If Migrants Aren't Cleared From The Streets

World | Jacob Bojesson
Migrants sit in their tents at a makeshift migrant camp on a street near the metro stations of Jaures and Stalingrad in Paris, France, October 28, 2016. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

‘Pavement is sometimes soaked in urine’

Terror Threat 'Remains Very High' Two Years After Paris Attack

World | Jacob Bojesson
French President Emmanuel Macron (R) and Mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo (L) attend a minute of silence as they stand in front of a commemorative plaque facing the 'Le Carillon' bar and 'Le Petit Cambodge' restaurant during a ceremony marking the second anniversary of the Paris attacks of November 2015 in which 130 people were killed, in Paris, France, November 13, 2017. REUTERS/Etienne Laurent/Pool

‘Better equipped to detect threats’