Players of the victorious French national soccer wave to supporters during a parade on Champs Elysees avenue in Paris, where hundreds of thousands of wildly happy people poured 13 July for the victory parade by World Cup winners France aboard an open-topped bus. Waving the French flag, jumping, shouting and singing in joy, the crowd awaited the arrival of the French side, at least 30 minutes behind schedule because of the numbers out on the streets.
Author: Nancy Parker
Nancy Parker is a five time Emmy Award winning journalist and seven time Emmy nominee who has spent almost twenty five years covering news in South Louisiana. She has anchored every prime time newscast at WVUE FOX8 during her twenty year tenure in New Orleans.