City councilors want the French capital to be greener and more animal-friendly. Now the first shaggy sheep are grazing in the city center, and rare birds and bats enjoy special protection.
A bear activist group said more bears should be released into the Pyrenees to ensure their long-term viability. The Ferus association has faced off against farmers who say the animals are a threat to their livestock.
More people than ever before visited the Louvre in Paris in 2018. To mark the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci's death, the museum is showing a comprehensive exhibition this year.
Representatives of the "yellow vest" demonstrators have called off talks with the French government, though it was doubtful they would've ended the protests. The gap between the people and their government is deepening.
A 60-point plan is supposed to help France fight radicalization. But critics say the government's strategy fails to tackle the root of the problem. Lisa Louis reports from Paris.
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