New Paris street signs say Charles Nungesser and Francois Coli did fly across the Atlantic in 1927.Read more
The croissant is one of France's iconic products when it comes to gastronomy. But Frederic Roy -- a 46-year-old French baker from Nice -- says what most people eat in the country is not the real deal. He wants a label or a registered name for the croissant and spoke to BBC Newsday. (Croissants displayed at a bakery in Paris. Credit: Francois Guillot/AFP/Getty Images)
Reforms of labour laws and plans to cut 120,000 public sector jobs have led to protests in France.