• A model wears a creation by Taiwanese fashion house Shiatzy Chen as part of its Spring-Summer 2016 ready-to-wear fashion collection, presented during the Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)

    Chanel hosts airport show amid Paris aviation protest

    PARIS (AP) — The sky was the limit for Karl Lagerfeld, who re-created an entire airport under Paris’ Grand Palais in Chanel’s blockbuster aviation-themed show at Paris Fashion Week — just as violent protests by real-life aviation workers were taking place elsewhere in the capital.

  • From left, Italy's Andrea Pirlo, Sebastian Giovinco and Riccardo Montolivo arrive for a training session ahead of Saturday's Euro 2016 qualifying match against Azerbajian, at the Coverciano center, near Florence, Italy, Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. (Maurizio Degl'Innocenti/ANSA via AP)

    Dutch on verge of missing out on Euro 2016

    PARIS (AP) — Qualifying for the largest-ever European Championship was supposed to be easy.

  • German ace sprinter Marcel Kittel joins Etixx-Quick Step

    PARIS (AP) — German sprinter Marcel Kittel has signed a two-year contract with Etixx-Quick Step in the wake of rival Mark Cavendish’s departure from the Belgian outfit.

  • Italian Frankie Dettori riding Golden Horn reacts after crossing the finish line to win the Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe horse race at the Longchamp horse racetrack, outside Paris, France, Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

    Golden Horn wins Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe

    PARIS (AP) — Golden Horn pulled away down the stretch to win the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe on Sunday as Treve was denied a historic treble at Europe’s richest turf race.

  • Latvala wins Tour of Corsica

    AGOSTA PLAGE, Corsica (AP) — Jari-Matti Latvala won the Tour of Corsica on Sunday for his third world rally championship victory this season and 15th of his career.

  • A man carrying his bicycle tries to make his way after floods in Biot, near Cannes, southeastern France, Sunday Oct.4, 2015. Sudden heavy rains around the French Riviera have killed at least 10 people, including some trapped in cars, a campsite and a retirement home, and left six missing. Car and train traffic was disrupted along the Mediterranean coast. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)

    Flash floods on French Riviera kill at least 13

    ANTIBES, France (AP) — In a matter of minutes, torrential rains transformed the postcard-perfect French Riviera into a terrifying flood zone, leaving at least 16 dead, trapping hundreds of ailing pilgrims and halting car and train traffic Sunday along the mud-drenched Mediterranean coast.

  • Friday, October 2, 2015

    The Latest: Father of teen who survived Oregon shooting recounts her harrowing experience

  • Cow dung cakes left to dry out on the wall of a house in Allahabad, India, Friday, Oct. 2, 2015. Cow dung cakes are popularly used as fuel for cooking in rural India. India plans a fivefold boost in renewable energy capacity in the next five years to 175 gigawatts, including solar power, wind, biomass and small hydropower dams. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

    India vows to cut carbon intensity in Paris pledge

    NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s long-awaited pledge for a global climate pact shows how the world’s No. 3 carbon polluter is making significant efforts to rein in the growth of emissions linked to its fast-surging demands for energy, analysts said Friday.

  • Syria's foreign minister Walid al-Moallem shakes hands with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, before a meeting, at the United Nations headquarters Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015. (Andrew Kelly/Pool Photo via AP)

    The Latest: Hollande: Only 1 of Russia’s raids hit IS

    MOSCOW (AP) — The latest developments as Russia and other nations counter Islamic State militants in Syria. All times local:

  • French President Francois Hollande, left, greets his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin upon his arrival at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, Friday, Oct. 2 , 2015.  Russian President Vladimir Putin is meeting the leaders of Ukraine, France and Germany in a revived European push to bring peace to eastern Ukraine.The long-awaited summit in Paris on Friday is being overshadowed by international concerns about Russia’s military intervention in Syria this week.(AP Photo/Jacques Brinon)

    Russian, Ukrainian leaders hold talks in Paris

    PARIS (AP) — A summit reviving a European push to bring peace to eastern Ukraine ended Friday with a call for the delay of contentious rebel plans to hold local elections this month and for both sides to begin a promised withdrawal of smaller-caliber weapons.