United States  

Lyon

Prefecture and commune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Lyon    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Lyon: Prefecture and commune in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Lyon or Lyons is the third-largest city and second-largest urban area of France. It is located at the confluence of the rivers Rhône and Saône, about 470 km (292 mi) south of Paris, 320 km (199 mi) north of Marseille and 56 km (35 mi) northeast of Saint-Étienne. Inhabitants of the city are called Lyonnais.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

Could a machine diagnose COVID-19 in seconds? [Video]

Could a machine diagnose COVID-19 in seconds?

A hospital in the southern French city of Lyon is testing patients with a new machine that enables them to breathe into a tube to see whether they have COVID-19 in a matter of seconds. Emer McCarthy..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:38Published
Europe’s cities should take lead on environmental change, says Lyon’s first Green mayor [Video]

Europe’s cities should take lead on environmental change, says Lyon’s first Green mayor

Grégory Doucet was at the head of a green wave in France’s recent local elections, becoming mayor of the country’s third largest city. Now he says like-minded mayors in other countries should join..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 08:01Published
Sebastião Salgado: world-famous photographer's Genesis exhibition comes to Lyon [Video]

Sebastião Salgado: world-famous photographer's Genesis exhibition comes to Lyon

Sebastião Salgado: world-famous photographer's Genesis exhibition comes to Lyon

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 04:00Published
French stadiums to allow fans in from July 11 - government [Video]

French stadiums to allow fans in from July 11 - government

French government say that stadiums can re-open to fans on July 11

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:40Published

You Might Like


France blocks passengers on board bus from Italy after one falls ill

France on Monday blocked the passengers of a coach that had traveled from the Italian city of Milan to Lyon over concerns one Italian on board might be suffering from the coronavirus, local health..
Reuters - Published

Protesting French forensic police recreate giant crime scene in Lyon

French forensic officers set up a giant fake crime scene on Saturday in front of the courthouse in Lyon at a demonstration to draw attention to their working conditions.
Reuters - Published

Jacques Pépin, the chefs' chef

With four decades on television and two dozen cookbooks, chef Jacques Pépin has been influencing American tastes and techniques for generations. Jane Pauley talks with Pépin about his culinary..
CBS News - Published

Recipe: Jacques Pépin's Chicken in Vinegar

The famed chef and TV personality offers a classic dish, a specialty of the bistros of Lyon
CBS News - Published

French authorities arrest Afghan man following deadly knife attack

Police in France arrested an Afghan man after a deadly knife attack near the city of Lyon on Saturday. Authorities say the suspect fatally stabbed one person and injured nine others. At a news..
CBS News - Published

One dead, nine wounded in France after suspected knife attack

One person was killed and at least nine others wounded on Saturday in the city of Villeurbanne near Lyon in central France after a suspected knife attack, a police source told Reuters.
Reuters - Published

Victorious US Women's World Cup team headed home

The US women's soccer team is headed home following their 2-0 World Cup final win over the Netherlands. Tired, but elated, team members left their hotel in Lyon Monday after clinching their fourth..
USATODAY.com - Published

US fans in France shout '(expletive) Trump' during Fox News World Cup report

Fox News' live report from a bar full of U.S. fans in Lyon didn't go as expected.
USATODAY.com - Published

USWNT prepares to face off against the Netherlands in World Cup final

With one day until the Women’s World Cup final, anticipation is building. With 24 goals so far, Team USA has already set a record -- and along the way, it’s earned admiration and criticism. Roxana..
CBS News - Published

Team USA heads to Women's World Cup final after victory over England

One more win will give the U.S. women's soccer team its second straight World Cup. The U.S. beat England two to one in Tuesday’s semi-final. Roxana Saberi reports from Lyon, France.
CBS News - Published

French prosecutor orders Lyon knife man into psychiatric ward

A French prosecutor ordered on Monday a man who had attacked soldiers with a knife in Lyon to be held in a psychiatric hospital.
Reuters - Published

French soldier shoots knife-wielding man in Lyon

A French soldier opened fire on Sunday at a man clad in a North African-style robe who was threatening military personnel with a knife in Lyon, police and the public prosecutor said.
Reuters - Published