VW scandal fuels French debate on whether to dump diesel, as polluted Paris bans cars for day

PARIS - Guidebooks rarely mention it, but Paris is one of the most polluted cities in the rich world. The Eiffel Tower is periodically shrouded in smog, and there's one key culprit: France's disproportionately heavy reliance on diesel...

Dark side of the City of Light: Paris sewer museum

PARIS - Forget Versailles, the Eiffel Tower and French fashion. When I want to be impressed by a marvel of Parisian design I head to the Musee des Egouts, the Sewer Museum...

Car-free zone keep Paris perfect for walking

...all the way to the popular Quai Branly museum near the Eiffel Tower.And in 2016, you'll be able to walk down a 2-mile...trip to Paris be like without a visit to the new-look Eiffel Tower? The 1,063-foot monument was given a vertigo-inducing...

Some decry padlocks of love in Paris

...is a trip to Paris without unfettered vistas of the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre or Notre Dame from bridges over the River...Notre Dame Cathedral, and some have cropped up on the Eiffel Tower."We were tourists ourselves once. We're not heartless...

Lights, trees, gingerbread: Holiday events

...the Sheraton Princess Kaiulani hotel hosts a gingerbread village with creations depicting world landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower and Australia's Sydney Opera House. And in New York City, Le Parker Meridien hotel is hosting a display of gingerbread...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Celebrate Edison, who gave us gift of music recordings

...American has attracted so much attention abroad," The Chronicle reported."Edison has been carried to the top of the Eiffel tower, wined with the French savants; [and] has been greeted by the queen of England, who graciously pronounced a few...

Letting Up

...have a six year old daughter who draws pictures of the Eiffel Tower and watches Ratatouille for hints of French culture...France. I deeply want to be with her when she sees the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe. I want to hold Sarah's hand...

Fancy watches, Paris trip top Neiman Marcus Christmas gift list

...on the observation deck of the Eiffel Tower, gazing toward Notre Dame. The...of Notre Dame looking toward the Eiffel Tower."It's a classic love story...Paris, where they can see the Eiffel Tower and Notre Dame themselves, and...

MOX: The future of SRS

...tons of concrete and three times as much steel as the Eiffel Tower. Workers will transform 34 metric tons of plutonium...include three times as much reinforcing steel as the Eiffel Tower, 170,000 cubic yards of concrete, 3.6 million...

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Library evokes aroma, passion from past

...it will not be necessary to speak the language; a convincing accent will do.- All apartments in Paris overlook the Eiffel Tower.- Most laptop computers are powerful enough to override a bank security system or the communication system of an invading...

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